Guest'd: A Lovely, Modern Way to Keep Track of Your Visitors

My mother loves to entertain, and when I was a kid she started keeping a guest book. Whoever visited our home would sign it, along with a little note and their address. I still like looking back at it now, because it brings up memories of family gatherings, dinner parties, and holiday celebrations. While the concept… » 7/11/12 6:00pm 7/11/12 6:00pm

Facebook for iPad Hands On: I've Waited So Long

In many ways, Facebook for iPad looks the same as it does on any other device (download it here!). But it feels different. It's immersive, and visual and intuitive and takes advantage of the unique capabilities tablets provide. » 10/10/11 7:19pm 10/10/11 7:19pm

Ultimate Sharks for iPad: Play With and Learn About Sharks Without…

Everyone is afraid of sharks but who doesn't think they're wicked cool? Come on! The beasts of the sea, the killers of the ocean, the king of the water. Don't you want to know what they're like? This wonderful iPad app tells you (without any chance of getting bit). » 8/03/11 7:04pm 8/03/11 7:04pm

Moleskine's Official iPhone App Lets You Scribble Notes on Plain, Ruled…

As expected, Moleskine's app has been given a thumb's up by Apple and is now free on the App Store for iPhone and iPad. In true Moleskine style, you can write notes on your selection of paper, as well as sketch drawings; insert photos and even geotag your notes, too. » 4/18/11 6:00am 4/18/11 6:00am

Official Moleskine App Coming for iPhone and iPad

The video doesn't give much away, but Moleskine's official blog has reported they're just awaiting Apple's authorization before the app is available to download on iPhones and iPads. I presume it's some sort of note-taking app styled to look like a Moleskine, but what would you like to see? [Moleskine via Moleskinerie] » 4/12/11 4:20am 4/12/11 4:20am

Grab an iPad and Find Out Why Alice Abandoned Wonderland for New York

Almost a year ago, I fell in love with the Alice for iPad app. I declared it the cleverest iPad book yet and happily recommended to friends. Now I get to recommend its silly sequel, Alice in New York. » 3/10/11 11:40pm 3/10/11 11:40pm

Create Letterpress Prints Using an Entirely Digital Method

Before you go scrambling to download this $6 LetterMPress iPad app, I must warn you: it's not yet available. The developer is seeking money on Kickstarter to build a letterpress studio, so users' creations can be printed out and sent their way. » 3/02/11 12:40pm 3/02/11 12:40pm

Some Pilots Can Now Use iPad Apps Instead of Paper Maps

Despite all the technological advances made over the years, pilots are still frequently relying on paper maps when it comes to navigation. That's about to change though. » 2/28/11 10:00pm 2/28/11 10:00pm

Free Access to The Daily Tablet Newspaper Extended for "Several More…

Last we heard, The Daily tablet newspaper would stay free until Feb 28. Now, publisher Clayman tells paidContent the free trial will continue for several more weeks. Afterwards, downloads will be 14 days free; then you'll need to subscribe. [paidContent] » 2/23/11 8:06pm 2/23/11 8:06pm

A Full-Flavored Version of Playboy is Hitting the iPad (Updated)

Either Hugh Hefner's trying to pull a fast one on Apple now they're without Steve Jobs, or Apple's rules on nudity are going to get a whole lot looser. Hefner tweeted an "uncensored" Playboy iPad app is coming in March. » 1/19/11 5:20am 1/19/11 5:20am

An iPad App To Help Disabled Kids Speak

Victor Pauca has a genetic disorder that makes his speech development slower than other kids. So his father, Paul Pauca, along with his students at Wake Forest, made an iPhone and iPad app that helps Victor speak. It's rather inspirational. » 12/27/10 7:00pm 12/27/10 7:00pm

Instapaper iOS App Gets A Makeover With Latest Update

Ooh la la! Looks like the Instapaper iOS app, one of our favorite tools, has received quite a makeover and plenty of new features in its latest update: » 11/10/10 9:29pm 11/10/10 9:29pm

Gorge on Retro Japanese Robots by Downloading This $3 iPad App

There's no clever functionality, no swish design—just reams and reams of vintage Japanese robots for salivating over. It's like a flipbook of otaku porn—only won't attract too many stares on public transport. » 11/10/10 6:00am 11/10/10 6:00am

Muji's iPad Apps Are As Minimal and Clean As Their Underwear

Anyone familiar with the minimalist Japanese store Muji (which has shops all around the world) will expect these three apps to be cleanly-designed and stylish. The Calendar app is my favorite, but Notebook is bound to be the digital Moleskine-equivalent. » 11/03/10 7:00pm 11/03/10 7:00pm

Johnny Cash Graphic Novel Goes HD For iPad App

Already available for iPhones, the Johnny Cash graphic novel biography I See A Darkness has arrived on the iPad for $5. If you already own his music, it will be used at relevant points in the story. [iTunes via Recombu] » 10/28/10 6:20am 10/28/10 6:20am

The Reports of App-Free iPads Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

Recently we were rather skeptical about a report claiming that a third of iPad users have never downloaded an app. Now there's confirmation that we weren't just paranoid: Nielsen, the media-survey firm behind the numbers, has posted a major correction. » 10/25/10 7:03pm 10/25/10 7:03pm

Get the Sonos Controller App Now and Turn Your iPad Into A Giant Music…

We loved the idea of turning our iPads into giant music remotes and we're glad to see that we can finally do it. The Sonos Controller app is now available, free, and should be great for those who own both a Sonos system and an iPad. » 9/29/10 12:20am 9/29/10 12:20am

This Is Why The iPad Will Never Replace Newspapers

I love my iPad so much that I hug it daily, but I don't think it could ever replace newspapers. After all, how could I ever use my magical gadget to murder an innocent creature? » 9/10/10 10:40pm 9/10/10 10:40pm

Image Comics iOS App Will Be Full of Independent Titles

Using the popular iOS comic book platform created by the folks at comiXology, Image Comics is bound to become a great way for us to purchase and read independent titles. The app looks great and can be downloaded for free. » 8/26/10 1:00am 8/26/10 1:00am

iSink U Is The Best Looking Battleship Game You'll Find For Your iPad

There's something incredibly satisfying about watching a torpedo shoot from your battleship and crash into your opponent's submarine with a booming sound. There's something even more satisfying about watching this happen from the safety of your iPad. » 8/14/10 12:40am 8/14/10 12:40am