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Monitor Conditions with the Weather Channel Max iPad App

Weather Channel Max for iPad has forecasts, weather maps, warnings, and even some of the TV station's video reports. When you first launch it, it asks if it can use your current location. If you tap OK [more…]

Monitor Stocks from Your iPad with the StockWatch App

StockWatch for iPad is an app for people who want to monitor one or more stock portfolios and follow news pertaining to those stocks or the broader markets. It can be particularly handy for those with [more…]

Get Financial News with the Bloomberg App for iPad

The Bloomberg app for iPad offers instant access to news coverage, and it provides stock and index data like you'd expect. It also provides currency, commodities, and bond data. For some icing on this [more…]

Manage Your Budget with the SplashMoney App for iPad

SplashMoney HD is a money-management app for the iPad that lets you monitor online bank accounts and credit cards, create budgets, and track your actual spending. You can sync data between the iPad app [more…]

Calculate Loans on Your iPad with the PowerOne Financial Calculator App

The PowerOne Financial Calculator does super-complex finance-related calculations for you, like mortgages and auto loans, on your iPad, but with the included templates, you don't have to really know what [more…]

Use the Daily Stocks App to Check the Markets from Your iPad

The Daily Stocks app for iPad can provide you with technical scans of the market and is designed to highlight trends in the marketplace based on some highly technical analytical techniques. This kind of [more…]

Post to Facebook Using Emoticons with the Emoti HD App for iPad

Emoti HD is an app that allows you to post great-looking emoticons in your Facebook posts, images that can be informative for those reading your posts, but images that can also simply draw more attention [more…]

Manage and Watch Movies with the Netflix App for iPad

You can watch TV shows and movies on your Mac or PC, and with the Netflix app on your iPad, you can even watch them on your iOS device, so long as you have an Internet connection. If you have a Netflix [more…]

Use Your iPad for Guitar and Bass Tablature with the TabToolkit App

The Internet has a ton of guitar and bass tablature that makes it a lot easier to learn a new song. TabToolkit for iPad makes that process even easier, especially if you need to learn a song on the go. [more…]

Listen to Music on Your iPad with the Pandora Radio App

The Pandora Radio app brings the Pandora streaming radio service from your browser to your iPad. There are a lot of streaming radio stations on the Internet, but Pandora came up with an approach of offering [more…]

How to Download Games to Your iPad

iPad outstrips iPhone as the ultimate portable gaming machine because of its beautiful screen and unique features. Once you have registered for your Game Center account, you can start downloading games [more…]

Playing Games with Friends in Your iPad Game Center

Your iPad 2 comes with the Game Center app installed so you can use your iPad to play games with friends. After you have added a friend and both of you have downloaded the same game, you're ready to play [more…]

Games to Try on Your iPad

Your iPad is perfect for gaming. So, of course, all sorts of games and gaming accessories are available for your iPad. Some games are ported over from iPhone and some are custom-made for iPad. You can [more…]

Using PrintCentral and WePrint to Print from Your iPad

If you want to print from your iPad, there are several third-party apps to choose from. For example PrintCentral has a file browser and e-mail reader that allows you to access anything on your iPad, and [more…]

Social Media Apps for Your iPad

Your iPad can be a great tool for dipping into the world of social media. Third-party vendors offer great iPad apps for using Facebook, Twitter, blogs, instant messaging, and more. Here are seven great [more…]

How to Format a Table in the iPad 2 Numbers App

You can add a little style and class — or at least a little color — to the tables you create in the Numbers App for iPad 2. Formatting your Numbers tables is a fairly simple process: [more…]

The iPad 2 as a Gaming Platform

The iPhone is a fun gaming device, but the screen is too small. Your computer is a good gaming device, but it lacks some of the tactile input of a touchscreen. iPad 2 may be just right as the ultimate [more…]

How to Load Photos onto Your iPad 2

Loading photos onto your iPad 2 from a digital camera, your iPhone, or from the web is easy enough if you buy the iPad Camera Connection Kit from Apple. The kit contains two adapters: a USB Camera Connector [more…]

How to Surf the Internet on Your iPad 2

Your iPad 2 comes equipped with Safari, a web browser for surfing the Internet. If you've never used Safari, here's a quick rundown of how it works on your iPad 2. It offers all the typical browser tools [more…]

The External Features of the iPad 2

When you fork over your hard-earned money for your iPad 2, you'll be left holding one box about the size of a package of copy paper. One of the things in that box is a small card that displays a picture [more…]

Choosing the Right iPad 2 for You

iPad 2s don't come in different sizes. In fact, if you pick up an iPad 2, you're not likely to be able to tell one model from another except that some are black and some are white and models including [more…]

Creating Art on Your iPad 2 with the ArtRage App

ArtRage, by Ambient Design Ltd., is an app you can buy and use on your iPad 2. It lets you use your fingers to manipulate various artist's tools, photos, and backgrounds to create digital works of art. [more…]

How to Update Your iPad's Operating System

To make sure you can run the latest and greatest iPad apps and get the hottest new iPad features, it's a good idea to update right now (and periodically) to the latest iPad operating system [more…]

Make iPad Music with the GarageBand App

GarageBand is a music composition and playing app that has been pre-installed on Mac computers for a while, and now it's available for iPad. You have to buy the app for about [more…]

How to Take Photos with Your iPad 2

The iPad 2 comes with two cameras that allow you to capture video and photos. And because one camera is front-facing and the other is rear-facing, you can switch between them to capture images of yourself [more…]

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