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Find My Friends and Siri

February 20, 2012 |

If you use Find My Friends, you can ask Siri to locate your friends for you.

Simply say ‘find my friends’ to locate friends near you. You can also ask for friends by name, saying ‘find [friend name].’ This also works with relationships, like ‘find my wife.’ Read More

Jailbreaking

February 17, 2012 | Apple designed the iPhone to be locked into their system. Only Apple-approved applications, music, movies and TV shows are downloadable from the Apple iTunes store. There are numerous third-party applications available that Apple does not support. Downloading this third-party application requires a jailbroken iPhone. The jailbreak process unlocks the iPhone file system so you can download third-party applications, themes and utilities from the Cydia store. Jailbreaking involves downloading a free Read more [...]

Mozart + iPad

February 17, 2012 | Does your child exhibit musical ability? Do you have access to an iPad? If the answer to both of these questions is “yes,” you have what you need to begin training the next Mozart. The iPad has the potential to revolutionize the way children are taught to play the piano. More and more apps are being added to the App Store that are designed to help children of all ages learn how to read musical scores and find the notes on a virtual keyboard. Granted, playing on a virtual keyboard is not the Read more [...]

iBooks Textbooks

February 17, 2012 | On Thursday, January 19, Apple announced its entrance into the textbook industry. Since the introduction of the e-book concept and the eventual rise of e-book readers it was an inevitable conclusion that someday school books would take their place in history and be replaced by an electronic media which would have the ability to incorporate multiple texts in a portable device. it’s actually a little surprising that it took so long for anyone to make the transition. Whatever reasons there may be Read more [...]

Making Website Shortcuts in iOS

February 17, 2012 | The Apple's iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch) let you surf the lntemet on the go. For your favorite websites, you can create a bookmark inside of Safari to easy navigate to that website. An alternative method is to create website shortcuts on your iOS home screen (springboard). These shortcuts appear like your iOS applications and only need to be tapped in order to open the website. These iOS website shortcuts are easily created using the Safari application. How to Create Website Shortcuts Read more [...]