Articles in the Applications Category
The iPad may work wonders as a mobile and personal small-screen cinema, but it’s rather hamstrung by the limited number of video file formats the iPad supports. Indeed, unless you convert all your videos to MP4 format or stream them via an app like Air Video (not an option when you’re offline), you’re sorta outta luck. Enter CineXPlayer HD, as it is without a doubt the most powerful video player available for the iPad. It was one of the first apps to provide AVI and Xvid support to iDevice owners, …
Vacation all I ever wanted. Vacation had to get away! It’s almost Summer in the city and time to start planning vacations, whether they be to tropical isles, or your college roommate’s condo in another city. Before you take off for your trip, curious which are the absolute best apps and games to take with you on your much deserved summer vacation? Odds are you’ll want to share your adventures, brush up on local attractions, and stay connected while you’re having fun. Luckily there are tons of apps available in …
Mother’s Day is less than a week away, and Apple’s iPad is still a more desirable mother’s day gift than flowers. Besides gifting an iPad for mom, you can even get these best free iPad apps to make Mom feel extra special this Mother’s Day.
ScrapPad – Mother’s Day Photo Journal
ScrapPad – Mothers Day Photo Journal is a beautiful iPad app that will honor your mother in an extremely personal manner. This app is a breeze to use. Choose the layout that you would like by using simple gestures and add …
The 2013 Major League Baseball season is here and we are entering our first full weekend of games. You might want a good guide to the best iPad apps that will help you get the most out of this year’s baseball season. Well, here are the best top iPad baseball apps.
You can’t talk about baseball apps without mentioning MLB.com’s suite of outstanding apps. The list includes At Bat 2013, At The Ballpark, Beat The Streak and Full Count. At Bat’s most compelling features (game audio and video) require a …
The iPad can perform many wonderful feats. One of our favorites — its ability to stream television shows and live broadcasting on a high-res screen. And we don’t even have to tote around a heavy laptop. What’s more the good news is there are top TV apps below for watching free TV shows on the iPad, they require nothing more than an Internet connection to work—in other words, no subscription fees (as with the Hulu and Netflix iPad apps, which cost $8 a month to use) and no need to …
March is the month that college basketball takes center stage for sports fans. The NCAA selects its finest Division I teams and they battle it out until one team takes the title. So are you looking for a way to take March Madness with you when you leave the house? Well there are free March Madness apps apps that’ll let you watch the action live on your iPad device.
March Madness Live (Free)
This is the official app to watch the March Madness games live on your iOS device. March Madness Live …
Now that you’ve jailbroken your iPad on iOS 6 with Evasi0n the right way, it’s time to install the top free tweaks and apps for iPad and iPad mini from Cydia, the jailbreak alternative to the App Store.
Tapping into Settings every time you want to enable or disable WiFi or change your iPad’s brightness can get irritating. NCSettings adds quick toggles to Notification Center to quickly access settings such as brightness, WiFi, cellular data, and more. There are lots of add-ons to be had in Cydia as well.
If you’ve ever …
The 2013 Oscars are right around the corner and if you can’t crash in front of your tv to see all the action live, your iPad is a great way to keep up to date with what’s happening. From the official Oscars app to third party apps, you may find these top apps useful before and during the show — and all of them are free.
The official 2013 Oscars app is designed for both iPhone and iPad is a great companion app for keeping up with what you can expect. …
Thanksgiving 2012 is just around the corner and, you guessed it: there’s an app for that. The iPad sports a ton of great free cooking and recipe apps that will help you get new ideas for dishes, or spice up old ones, that will please everyone around the table this year.
Epicurious Recipes & Shopping List
The Epicurious app (Free) has an entire section devoted to Thanksgiving recipes, including winners like Adobo Turkey with Red-Chile Gravy. This unique turkey recipe features an adobo sauce made with guajillo and ancho chiles, and a …
Although iPad or iPad Mini is on top nowadays, its standard video player has several disadvantages:
– it plays only MP4 and H.264;
– it supports only hard subtitles;
– it doesn’t support multiple audio tracks.
A user Johnson sent us a email below about looking for suggestions on the best video player for iPad and iPad mini
What I’m looking for is: (in order of importance)
– a stable app with full 1080p stutter-free playback with a nice UI
– multi format support (MKV, AVI, WMV, etc.)
– better subtitle support …