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PadGadget Weekly App Series – Apps for Celebrating the New Year | PadGadget

PadGadget Weekly App Series – Apps for Celebrating the New Year | PadGadget | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"For today’s Weekly App Series we’ve found 6 great apps to add to your iPad collection. We have included 6 Apps for Celebrating the New Year in this week’s bundle."

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Apps in Education: Are We Really Evaluating the Use of iPads in Our Classroom

Apps in Education: Are We Really Evaluating the Use of iPads in Our Classroom | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"One of the things we need to be doing as educators is to critically evaluate the resources and learning experiences that we provide for our students."

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Fill Your New Kindle, iPad, iPhone with Free eBooks, Movies, Audio Books, Courses & More

Fill Your New Kindle, iPad, iPhone with Free eBooks, Movies, Audio Books, Courses & More | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Santa left a new Kindle, iPad or other media player under your tree. He did his job. Now we’ll do ours. We’ll tell you how to fill those devices with free intelligent media — great books, movies, courses, and all of the rest."

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The Touchy-Feely Future Of Technology : NPR

The Touchy-Feely Future Of Technology : NPR | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
With the gift-giving season winding down, All Things Considered takes some time to look at a technology that likely played a part in many of this year's offerings — touch screens.
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The best iPad apps for education and reference materials

The best iPad apps for education and reference materials | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
We uncover 15 apps to keep students of all ages learning, organized and informed.
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Fifty essential apps for new iOS device owners | Macworld

Fifty essential apps for new iOS device owners | Macworld | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Which apps you should download?Our iPhone and iPad experts offer their advice...
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The Best iPad Apps: 10 Essential Apps For The New iPad You Got For The Holidays

The Best iPad Apps: 10 Essential Apps For The New iPad You Got For The Holidays | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
"Once you've taken your new iPad out of that box, you're going to want to load it up with apps from the App Store; here are the first ten iPad apps that we would get, if we'd been gifted a new iPad this December."
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How To Set Up Your Brand New iPad 2 | Gizmodo

How To Set Up Your Brand New iPad 2 | Gizmodo | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Well look at that. Someone truly loves you. Or they're trying to buy your love. Either way, a shiny new iPad 2 is currently siting in your lap. I think you just won [insert holiday of choice here].
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The Modern Radio on the iPad… free just like the old days | iGo With My iPad

The Modern Radio on the iPad… free just like the old days | iGo With My iPad | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"or the iPad, the ‘modern’ radio is the Pandora app. This free (account set up required) universal app lets you decide the type of music you want to have streamed to you. After choosing a type of music or a band, Pandora starts streaming a song to you."

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Get Started With Your New iPad — The Right Way [Setup Guide] | Cult of Mac

Get Started With Your New iPad — The Right Way [Setup Guide] | Cult of Mac | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"We want to make sure you get everything right though, and we know there are a few key setup tricks along the way that new (and even some not-so-new) iPad users miss. So take a look at the short list of steps we’ve lined up here. They won’t take long, and they’ll make sure you get the best out of your iPad 2. Ready? Here we go."

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The First 15 iPad Apps You Must Download } Business Isider

The First 15 iPad Apps You Must Download }  Business Isider | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

Did you get a new iPad under the tree this year?  Check out these recommended first apps to have on your new machine.

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Must Have iPad Apps for New iPad Owners | PadGadget

Must Have iPad Apps for New iPad Owners | PadGadget | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"iPad 2s were one of the most wished for items this holiday season, and I’m betting that there are many of you out there who were lucky enough to find a shiny new iPad 2 under the tree on Christmas morning."

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TabTimes presents the best 100 iPad apps of 2011

TabTimes presents the best 100 iPad apps of 2011 | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Hundreds of thousands of apps were released in 2011. Many were games, but a large number of apps were geared towards personal productivity, education, business, and more. That’s where TabTimes come in.
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6 Tips Save Electricity on Your iPad

"We should all try to save electricity by making a concerted effort of concerned and conscious citizens. We are so used to living with power that most people never even think about it unless it goes out. “Battery life” means the time your iPad will run before it must be recharged. To maximize the amount of battery usage you get on your iPad 2, you can change certain settings within the device."

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Skitch for iPad: Annotation using an iPad made easy : The Edublogger

Skitch for iPad: Annotation using an iPad made easy : The Edublogger | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Being able to quickly annotate screenshots and images is an essential part of my work. So it’s exciting to see Skitch, the service that allows you to quickly annotate, edit and share screenshots and images, release their Skitch for iPad app today."

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Top 10 Must-Have Apps to SuperCharge Your iPad | Best Apps | App Chronicles

Top 10 Must-Have Apps to SuperCharge Your iPad | Best Apps | App Chronicles | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
There are plenty of apps in the App Store. But which apps are those truly must-have iPad apps that you use everyday.
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Apps for Professional Development

Apps for Professional Development | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"I was recently asked to lead a professional development session for a school that is starting to roll out iOS devices for teachers and students. The focus of my session was iOS Apps for professional development. I scrolled through my iPad and made a list of the Apps that I use on a regular basis to help me learn and develop as an educator. Here’s what I came up with."

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10 Timers And Clocks For iDevices You Can Download [iPhone, iPad, iPod]

10 Timers And Clocks For iDevices You Can Download [iPhone, iPad, iPod] | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"All versions of the iOS for the iPhone include Apple’s default clock app that features alarm settings, a timer, a world clock, and a stop watch. The clock app works well, but there are several pages of other free and inexpensive timer apps in the iTunes Store for both the iPhone and the iPad, the latter of which does not include a timer by default."

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Must Have Games for New iPad Owners | PadGadget

Must Have Games for New iPad Owners | PadGadget | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"As Apple enthusiasts and app lovers, we here at PadGadget play a lot of iOS games. For this list of must haves, we’ve chosen some of our absolute favorite games in a wide variety of categories, so there’s sure to be something for everyone."

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Ten apps for your brand new iPad 2 : Christmas 2011 - SlashGear

Ten apps for your brand new iPad 2 : Christmas 2011 - SlashGear | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Should you receive or if you've already received a brand new iPad or iPad 2 for the holidays here at the tail end of 2011, the first thing you'll want to do is...
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New iPad User? Some Starter Tips, Tricks, and iPad App Recommendations — iPad Insight

New iPad User? Some Starter Tips, Tricks, and iPad App Recommendations — iPad Insight | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Welcome to any new iPad users visiting here today. If you’ve just received a new iPad or iPad 2 as a holiday gift, congratulations – it really is a superb device.
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Hands on: five podcast apps that improve on iOS functionality | Infinite Loop

Hands on: five podcast apps that improve on iOS functionality | Infinite Loop | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
The iPhone and other iOS devices let you listen to podcasts out of the box, but five third-party iOS apps show that there are better, or at least different, ways to skin this particular cat.
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Got a new iPad? These are the first apps you should install on it | The Next Web

Got a new iPad? These are the first apps you should install on it | The Next Web | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"This year, we’ve decided to do the same thing, adding a ton of great apps to the list that you’ll want to get on to your iPad straight away. The list includes apps to handle your photos and videos, music apps, productivity apps, a few essentials to meet all of your social media needs, and of course a few games to keep you entertained."

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86 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed–Treasure Chest Holidays 2011 Edition | Tech the Plunge

86 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed–Treasure Chest Holidays 2011 Edition | Tech the Plunge | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Welcome to this week’s edition of Treasure Chest—86 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed.
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Quick Help Guide: How To Use Your New iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch » 148Apps » iPhone and iPod Touch Application Reviews and News

Quick Help Guide: How To Use Your New iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch » 148Apps » iPhone and iPod Touch Application Reviews and News | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Happy Holidays! If you’re like many folks, you’ll have gotten a new iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch this holiday season. And if you’re looking for a place to learn all about this new magical device in your life, you’ve come to the right place."

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