Computerworld Blogs - iPad Chronicles en Mobile apps & more for international travel <!--paging_filter--><p> Heading overseas with a mobile device? Here are some apps that are especially useful for international travel,&nbsp;whether to cut down on pricey data use, find a data connection or get help with a foreign language.</p> apps iPad Chronicles travel apps Mobile Apps Mobile/Wireless Fri, 22 Jun 2012 09:58:00 +0000 Sharon Machlis 20570 at Editing & syncing photos on your iPad? A warning <!--paging_filter--><p> Not all photo edits made on your iPad will show up on your desktop. If this matters to you, read on.</p> iPad iPad Chronicles Mobile/Wireless Fri, 01 Jun 2012 15:40:41 +0000 Sharon Machlis 20432 at Excel on my iPad -- free <!--paging_filter--><p> Finding an iPad friendly way to edit, search, sort and sync Excel spreadsheets wasn&#39;t easy -- until I tried a free app that puts Excel on my iPad.</p> Excel iPad iPad apps iPad Chronicles SaaS Mobile Apps Tue, 01 May 2012 09:58:00 +0000 Sharon Machlis 20224 at Tablet decision: 7-inch or 10-inch? <!--paging_filter--><p>In this latest installment of the iPad Chronicles, Sharon revisits her preference for a 7-inch tablet after using the 10-inch iPad for several months.</p> iPad iPad 2 iPad Chronicles Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet Hardware Mobile/Wireless Smartphones Fri, 19 Aug 2011 10:01:52 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18823 at iPad restaurant app reviews <!--paging_filter--><p>Whether you're looking for a meal on the road or just want to shake up your restaurant rut at home, this latest installment of the iPad Chronicles looks at some apps that can help.</p> apps iPad iPad 2 iPad apps iPad Chronicles Mobile Apps Fri, 05 Aug 2011 18:10:11 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18752 at My top iPad photo apps <!--paging_filter--><p>Photography enthusiast? These apps will help you get more out of your iPad.</p> apps iPad iPad 2 iPad Chronicles photography Applications Mobile Apps Mobile/Wireless Smartphones Fri, 22 Jul 2011 16:05:22 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18667 at A keyboard for my iPad <!--paging_filter--><p>The iPad's on-screen keyboard (or speech-recognition software) is enough for Web surfing and short email messages. But for serious writing, it was time to find a wireless keyboard to pair with my tablet.</p> iPad iPad 2 iPad Chronicles keyboard Hardware Mobile/Wireless Smartphones Fri, 15 Jul 2011 16:29:41 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18631 at Most-used iPad apps <!--paging_filter--><p>iPad news apps worth downloading</p> apps IOS iPad iPad Chronicles New York Times NYT Applications Mobile Apps Mon, 11 Jul 2011 22:14:30 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18606 at iPad as portable TV <!--paging_filter--><p> Of all the tasks I expected to do with my iPad, watching live TV wasn&#39;t on the list. But Apple&#39;s tablet turns out to be a surprisingly capable little television.</p> iPad iPad 2 iPad Chronicles Mobile/Wireless Smartphones Fri, 01 Jul 2011 09:55:54 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18538 at 3 iPad disappointments <!--paging_filter--><p>Yes, Apple fans, there's much to like about the iPad. But no it's not perfect. After close to a month with the iPad 2, here are three things that annoy me.</p> IOS iPad iPad 2 iPad Chronicles Palm Pre webOS Mobile/Wireless Smartphones Wed, 22 Jun 2011 21:00:49 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18514 at 3 free voice-recognition apps for the iPad <!--paging_filter--><p>Want an alternative to typing? These speech-to-text apps are worth a look.</p> Dragon Dictation Google iPad iPad 2 iPad Chronicles speech recognition Mobile Apps Mobile/Wireless Fri, 17 Jun 2011 16:38:20 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18489 at Must-have iPad apps: Calendar, to-do, file transfer, alarms <!--paging_filter--><p>In this second installment of the iPad Chronicles, I share some great apps for new iPad owners -- especially those of us who don't live in an Apple-only computing universe.</p> apps iPad iPad 2 iPad apps iPad Chronicles Cloud Computing Mac OS X Mobile Apps Mobile/Wireless Web Apps Fri, 10 Jun 2011 20:00:13 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18445 at The iPad Chronicles: Day One <!--paging_filter--><p>Long skeptical about iPad hoopla, I'm now the proud -- and slightly sheepish -- owner of an iPad 2. Here's how the first day went.</p> Apple iPad iPad 2 iPad Chronicles tablets Mac OS X Mobile Apps Mobile/Wireless Smartphones Thu, 02 Jun 2011 20:41:16 +0000 Sharon Machlis 18398 at