From socializing with friends to tracking finances, the iPad makes most experiences more interactive. Thanks to Versu, even the self-contained process of reading is now more immersive. Versu’s creator, Linden Labs, brought us Second Life and Creatorverse, and now the enterprising developer takes on story telling, offering users a gamified reading experience that is part sim game, part choose-your-own-adventure.
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Is there anything more awesome than LEGO? If you answered no, you are in good company –and now with the help of Autodesk, LEGO just got even cooler! Using their new app, The LEGO Group is giving you access to a host of of 3D Building Instructions for LEGO MINDSTORMS!
Staples retail stores across the United States will soon be selling Apple products, making it even more convenient to grab your favorite accessories, MacBooks, iPads, and iPods. Canadian-based Staples stores have been stocking Apple gear for some time now, which has been a good thing with fewer Apple stores in Northern locations.
Intuit launched a new mobile QuickBooks app for the iPad Thursday morning, giving small business owners a handy new way to access the QuickBooks Online service.
With QuickBooks Online for iPad, small businesses can quickly and easily complete important tasks on the go, allowing for improved customer service results and more time for other tasks.
Do you buy or sell on eBay? Have you done so on your iPad. The hugely popular online auction house recently updated its app to allow users to sync their account to iPhones, iPads and personal computers. This week, eBay for iPad got even more of an update with a completely re-engineered selling flow.
Is it the weekend already? Looks like it is time again for Flashback Friday. Every week, we pick an app that reminds us of days gone by, a time when games were two-dimensional and cameras were film-based. Last week, we told you about the classic ROM Gridlee. Surprisingly, it is still in the App Store. Either Apple has bigger fish to fry right now, or they are turning the other way for this game. There is no way that, by now, Apple hasn’t heard of the MAME emulator.
This week, we are flashing back to a time when Atari 2600 was a household name. Collect 45 of your childhood memories in one location with the most comprehensive Activision Anthology in the App Store
We used our PadGadget Apps Tracker to find these great deals and we’ll continue to look for the best app deals as they pop-up. Some of these apps are up to 86% off, several are even free, so be sure to check them out because they are on sale for a limited time.
If you plan to use your iPad in the kitchen tonight preparing a romantic dinner for two, you may discover you are missing one key accessory, a stand. Whether holding your iPad to view recipes while cooking, snuggling up to watch movies or connecting to a bluetooth keyboard to type, these versatile accessories allow users to do a number of hands-free tasks with their iPads. Today we have partnered with Just Mobile to offer our readers a chance to win one of two stands, the Encore and UpStand.
As the lover’s holiday unfolds, researchers across the nation want to know what the perfect Valentine’s Day is. Would you rather go out to a fancy dinner or have your sweetheart cook you a private meal for two? Would you like a diamond ring from your loved one or would an electronic gadget make you happier? According to a survey from Logitech, singles love their iPads more than real-life romance.
Do you remember those pixellated virtual pets that came in egg-shaped keychains? Well, those were Tamagotchi, and if you were as addicted as I was to those little electronic toys, you will be pleased to hear that Bandai is planning to release a Tamagotchi app in the near future.
The Tamagotchi L.i.f.e. App is designed to be an authentic recreation of the classic Tamagotchi toys, turning your iPad or your iPhone into a housing for a virtual pet. As with the old-style Tamagotchis, in the new app, you will need to care for, nurture, feed, and interact with your pet to keep it both happy and healthy.