Monthly Archives: October 2013

Cracking the Apple Trap

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices Is it a coincidence when your iPhone stops working just as the new models come out? John Pearce‘s insight: Articles like this make you wonder how much we are being "gamed".  See on http://www.nytimes.com

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38% of Children Under 2 Use Mobile Media, Study Says

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices In two years, tablet and smartphone use among children under 2 has tripled. In 2011, 10% of children used mobile media, while 38% in 2013 have. John Pearce‘s insight: Having spent more than an … Continue reading

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Toddlers on touch screens: parenting the ‘app generation’

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices The first generation to use digital technology almost from birth are now toddlers. Parenting the ‘app generation’ involves handling new developmental challenges; experts say there are ways to strike a healthy balance when kids … Continue reading

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Book Creator to Web

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices “Today I was facilitating a couple of iPad workshops and I was asked  about the workflow I would use to have books made with Book Creator on the iPad available on the web for adding to a blog … Continue reading

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19 Mind-Blowing Tricks Every iPhone And iPad User Should Know

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices You spend, like, half of your life on that thing. Time to figure out what it really does. John Pearce‘s insight: Though this list contains a couple of the usual tips ie splitting keyboards … Continue reading

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Dictation Technology Will Change Writing Instruction

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices A conversation is emerging over the potential for dictation technologies — devices that translate voice into text — to improve classroom learning. For example, it has been suggested that dictation John Pearce‘s insight: With … Continue reading

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iPad Creative – iPad Creative

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices Content Creation on the iPad. Creative uses for Apple iPad. Books, Magazines, Games, Art, Design and Music John Pearce‘s insight: We are often told that the iPad is more for consumption than creation but … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Get More Mileage Out Of Your Old iPad

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices “We recently showed you a few ways you can make the most out of your old iPad in an effort to speed it up, but what if it’s just too slow for most of your needs? … Continue reading

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Tip: Redeem Gift Cards Using iPad Camera in IOS 7

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices Here is a handy new iOS 7 feature: You can now scan the barcode of an iTunes/App Store gift card with your iPad/iPhone camera to redeem into your account. This feature was previously made … Continue reading

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Secrets of the iOS 7 keyboard | TechHive

See on Scoop.it – mrpbps iDevices Uncover hidden characters and handy shortcuts with this guide to your iOS device’s keyboard. John Pearce‘s insight: I like the way you can more quickly add punctuation without having to directly toggle between alphabetical … Continue reading

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