WebMD for iPad Review

webMD iPad review

Medical apps can become quite expensive for the iPad or iPhone.  I have seen a few medical apps heading upwards of $499 (DDS GP).  You won’t find that here.  In fact, the WebMD app is free and the account that you can create to use with the app is too.  WebMD’s claim to fame was their Symptom Checker.  This same symptom checker is available in their iPad app and works in a very similar fashion.  Meant to be an unofficial diagnostic tool, WebMD does a good job of giving you medical information. Read on for our full WebMD for iPad Review. … [Read more...]

Apps Gone Free: Smash Cops, Jetpack Joyride

App Store

For a limited time, two great iPhone and iPad games have gone free. Both Smash Cops and Jetpack Joyride can be had for the price of free. Both apps also come with extrodinarily good reviews, so you'll want to take advantage of these Apps Gone Free. Smash Cops Be the police in America's wildest TV chases! PURSUE: Take down runaway felons whilst avoiding civilian traffic and buddy police as you chase and weave through traffic. ESCAPE: Escape under time pressure from felon attack and get to a call out location as quickly as possible. CHALLENGE: 7 different mini games: smash a load of cars illegally parked in a car park, weave through a course laid out by cones, dodge traffic on a highway and collect evidence throughout the … [Read more...]

How to download and add music from CDs to iPhone and iPad

How rip cds to iPhone

If you have a stack of CDs sitting on your shelf, then chances are you aren't maximizing the enjoyment of your entire music collection. Digitizing your music allows you to bring your collection virtually anywhere and it doesn't require you pack extra suitcases filled with jewel cases. Follow along for tips on how to download and add music from CDs to iPhone, iPad and across all of your devices. Using iTunes To Rip Your CDs iTunes is free and available for both Mac and PC. If you own an iPhone, chances are that you’ve already downloaded and installed iTunes. You can download the latest version of iTunes from Apple. Settings for Import CD iTunes offers a number of options for how it will import your CD. Years back when hard drive … [Read more...]

Review of Kayak Mobile App for iPhone and iPad


We’ve all seen the hilarious commercials from Kayak, a new all-in-one trip planning website.  If you haven’t, you should check them out.   This week I decided to start planning a trip to Hawaii this summer, and those funny commercials came to mind.  I was presently surprised to find not only does Kayak have a Universal app, but the palindrome named company did a great job on it as well. … [Read more...]

Weight Watchers Mobile App Review for iPhone and iPad


The popular weight loss program Weight Watchers has built an incredible app for members and non-members alike, available on both the iPhone and iPad.  While members receive access to many more features, the non-member features are also nice. These features include Recipes, Online Community access, a Meeting Finder, and a Shopping List.  In our Weight Watcher's Mobile App review, we will focus on the Weight Watchers Member’s features. … [Read more...]

How to setup iTunes Match


With iTunes Match, you can listen to your music from any iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Apple TV. All of your music gets stored in iCloud, including those songs you ripped from your CD’s. Once you upload your music, it's available on all your devices using the cloud. So let’s get started on how to setup iTunes Match. Why iTunes Match Rocks Using this service, you won’t have copy your media across all of your devices. In my case, all of my music resides on my Mac Pro. My laptop has zero music on it. While my iPhone and iPad have my entire music collection, it won’t be a requirement now that I’ve subscribed to iTunes Match, since I’ll always have access to my music. This of course taking into account that I have a connection. The service … [Read more...]

Tiger Woods PGA Tour ’12 Review for iPad


With the Masters recently coming to an end with Bubba Watson bringing home the Green Jacket, I have been wanting to get out there and play some golf myself.  While I didn’t get out this weekend, I was still able to play some rounds on my iPad with Tiger Woods PGA Tour ’12.  I find the game well done and very fun to play. Read on for our Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 review for iPad and iPhone. Setup This is an EA Game, so you can expect it to be a full, professionally made Golf Game.  The first time you launch the game up, you can expect to create your golfer.  You can choose the golfer as male or female, then their shirt, pants, skin color, and other accessories.  Also, you can name your player whatever your heart desires – I picked … [Read more...]

How to put a DVD on iPad

DVD to iPad

One of the biggest reasons for owning an iPad is media consumption. Watching movies or TV episodes is probably one of the top things most people do with the iPad. Movies and television shows are readily available from the iTunes Store, but what your existing DVD movie collection?  There is no reason to re-purchase the videos that you already own on the iTunes Store. You can convert your existing movies into a file format that is iPad friendly. There are plenty of sites offering free DVD converter software, a good number of which attempt to up sell you into a paid product. Follow this guide for steps on how to put a DVD on iPad for free. … [Read more...]

iResize review for iPhone and iPad


iResize fills a very specific need and is an app that I have found extremely helpful.  There are literally hundreds of apps dealing with editing photos, most recently iPhoto which is Apples premier photo editing app.  However, I found myself needing to resize images on the iPad in order to upload on wesbites, email, or just to save file space.  Usually, I do not just want to resize 1 image, but multiples at a time.  Most apps require each image to be opened, resized, and saved.  I find this tedious and time consuming.  iResize allows batch resizing of images based on a preselected default.  Read on for details of how it works in our iResize review for iPhone and iPad. Setup On launch you will select a button called ‘Set Up Quick … [Read more...]

Bike Race Review for iPhone and iPad


Beating out Draw Something for the number one free app for iPhone this week is Bike Race.  It also currently holds the number 4 spot among free iPad apps.  The very simple concept and control of this game puts it in the addicting category, and I have honestly been unable to put it down. Read on for our full Bike Race review for iPhone and iPad to see if this is a game for you. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sg9vsxHnxCM&feature=youtube_gdata_player Setup There is actually no setup for this game – meaning no login or account needed.  Upon launch you get two options, play or settings.  The settings screen simply has an option to Toggle Music and a Help button which will show you a screen explaining how to use the accelerometer … [Read more...]