For many of us we carry our iPad just about everywhere. Some of us even take our iPad with us shopping. And of course all of us take our iPhone with us everywhere. We found a recently released(March 28) new iPad app that does a wonderful job of scanning product barcodes and creating a copy of the barcode on your iOS device. The name of this app is called Swift Shopper. So when you go to checkout at the register you can heckout with your smartphone and scan the barcodes right off the screen. What this adds is convenience by having no need to physically remove any items out of your shopping basket, just hand the cashier your iPhone or iPad and a few swipes of iOS device later and you’re checked out! Continue Reading →
Today we are taking a look at an iPad app journal subscription called New Eastern Europe. This English language quarterly magazine for your iPad is a must have news source for those interested in the latest news stories from Central and Eastern Europe. The magazine provides readers with current events, political analysis, cultural and historical discussion as well as books and film reviews from and about the region.
New Eastern Europe magazine is published by the non-profit foundation College of Eastern Europe with the editorial team based out of Krakow Poland. This is a free iPad app download with paid content within. Subscriptions are also available within the application. Once you sign up for an ongoing subscription you’ll then be notified within the app when the latest issue is available to download within the app magazine. New Eastern Europe magazine for the iPad allows you to purchase the current issue, back issues and future issues can be purchased all within this iPad app. Continue Reading →
Today we are reviewing an iPad app from the Entertainment category on the iTunes app store. This new iPad app was just released about 1 month ago by Jeff Gomez. This app is called Beside Myself and is actually an interactive novel that delves into some interesting and deep philosophical waters. This unique interactive novel explores decisions that we didn’t make and the paths that you didn’t go down.
This is a clever app concept and one that more authors should pursue. Jeff has designed the interactivity smartly so it compliments the written word of his novel. (video and screenshots below the break) Continue Reading →
More and more folks are realizing the importance of training the mind and exercising the brain like a muscle We found a great new iPad app for this that was just released a few days ago. The app is called CogniFit Brain Fitness for iPad and is a brain training app, although that is not a category on the iTunes app store(it will be one day).
With CogniFit Brain Fitness for iPad you will enjoy different games that are designed to challenge your mind and stretch your cognitive skills! The developers of CogniFit claim that this app is scientifically validated to offer a personalized brain fitness training. (Screenshots and video after the break) Continue Reading →
It’s Thanksgiving in the U.S. and many are traveling with a car load of children to visit family. We found a new app that will keep the animal lovers in the backseat entertained. This app is called “So You Want To Be A Vet?” and was developed by Kari S Trotsky Bell. This app is for kids of all ages who want to learn more about their favorite dogs and cats and other animals.
In this app you’ll find it feeds the curiosity of children who really want to learn more about dogs and cats. Who knows maybe one day they’ll choose to become a veterinarian because of the time spent playing and learning in the app. Continue Reading →
We just found a much needed iPad app that integrates with your Facebook account. This app for iPad is called Facearound. This Facebook iPad App was cleverly designed by the developer to help you discover the best local places near your current location.
We found it easy to navigate in the app and the user interface is clean and user friendly. You can arrive at the Facearound portal directly by using your Facebook log-in credentials. Once you arrive at Facearound you will be able to write reviews about your favorite hot spots around town. For example next time you are at your favorite coffee shop, restaurant, dry cleaners … or any kind of local business you can leave your review. Continue Reading →