Target Will Give You $200 Gift Card On iPad 1st Gen Trade-In

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Target is offering customers a minimun $200 gift card in exchange for any iPad, including the first generation 16GB WiFi iPad. The offer requires that the device is in working order with no scratches on the screen. While trade-in offers are typically lower than you can get from Craigslist, eBay, Gazelle and others, this particular offer is well above what you could get from a private sale. Gazelle offers $80 on a first gen iPad trade-in, provided it is in flawless condition. … [Read more...]

Best Personal Finance Apps for iPhone and iPad

Mint for iPhone and iPad

As I'm sure you're aware, money is not the easiest commodity to get your hands on. So, when you do manage to put something in the bank, you really should be looking after it. Keeping accounts has always been the best way of doing this, but that seems a bit old-fashioned in the face of a new generation of money tracking apps. For those thinking about keeping a tighter grasp on their balance sheet, I've put together this list of the very best personal finance apps for iPhone and iPad. Mint No money app list would be complete without Mint.com's offering. After all, the service has revolutionized the landscape of digital record-keeping. Designed to be an all-in-one home for your finances, Mint is capable of tracking your accounts, … [Read more...]

everythingiCafe Forums for iPhone and iPad App Now Available in the App Store

forums for iPhone app

A major update to the everythingiCafe Forums app (free) for iPhone and iPad is now available in the App Store. This update brings a host of features including support the iPhone 5 and push notifications. Other notable changes include an entirely new interface and the app is lightning fast. That's not all. The new app has a ton of new features.   … [Read more...]

Best iPad Gift Ideas for iPad Users

iPad gift ideas guide

Have you got that special someone in your life who absolutely loves their iPad or iPad mini. There is a sea of iPad accessories, but which one should you get that will be a hit? We present our best iPad gift ideas for iPad users. We’ll make your holiday shopping and gift giving incredibly easy. … [Read more...]

3M Natural View Screen Protector Review for iPad

3M Natural View Screen Protector Review for iPad

3M, one of the largest global brands, now offers screen protectors for the iPad. There are no shortage of screen protectors and back skins for the iPad, with a range of prices that range from dirt cheap to upwards of $50. None of them offer all encompassing protection, so providing your iPad with the absolute best coverage can get costly, given you'll have to add a few bucks for a case. Some would cringe at the very thought of applying anything to the screen, while some folks leave the factory plastic on until their screen protector arrives, counting the days until they can breathe again. I tend to be in the second group. When not in my hands, my iPad 4 was seated in it’s original box. I’ve been boxing and unboxing it until being able to … [Read more...]

Best Alternate Music Apps in iOS for iPhone and iPad

Best alternative music app iOS

As one of the core Apple iOS apps, the Music application or artist formerly known as the iPod app, does a fairly good job when it comes to music playback. While it received a new coat of paint, the app is largely the same in iOS 6. One of the great advantages of using an iOS device as your media player is that you are not tied to using one music player. Here are the best alternate music apps in iOS for iPhone and iPad. Track 8 Review While a good number of Apple enthusiasts, my podcast partner included, will chuckle at the mere mention of a Zune product, what often gets lost in the dialog is the beauty of the metro interface. The Zune is no more, but the software lives on in Windows Phone and now in iOS with Track 8. The … [Read more...]

iOS 6 Available Today

iOS 6

Today will mark the release of iOS 6, available today as a free iOS software update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With over 200 new features, the iOS 6 update will be available for download through iTunes and over the air. iOS 6 is compatible with the following devices: iPhone 3GS iPhone 4 iPhone 4S iPod touch 4th generation iPad 2 The new iPad (third generation) Some of the big new features include a completely new Maps application that features turn-by-turn voice guided navigation, improved Siri, deep Facebook integration, shared photo streams, Passbook and FaceTime over cellular. To see which features will work with your device, check out our iOS 6 Features & Compatibility Matrix. The update is … [Read more...]

IBM Think for iPad Review

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IBM has been around quite a while; over 100 years.  Throughout their lifespan they have been a hardware and software manufacturer, as well as a corporate service provider and consumer electronics manufacturer.  If it has to do with technology, they’ve probably had a role.  I imagine it must be difficult for such a company to frame out and release an app to the public which tries to portray how they Think.  Read on for our comprehensive IBM Think for iPad review. … [Read more...]

How to manage storage on iPad and iPhone

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Let’s face it, 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB of hard drive space in today’s high definition, media rich, digital world is not a lot of space at all.  Because these three denominations are all the hard drive space Apple’s offering today, it's a constant struggle to maximize the use of your storage. Let us help you manage storage on iPad and iPhone with an assortment of tips and tricks. Read on for our full guide. … [Read more...]