Marketed since May 28, the touch pad from Apple already has an impressive collection of applications. Here are our favorites.
The halfway between smartphone and netbook, the iPad will be held in hand or as the first or as the second. Yet its large screen and a definition of 1024 x 768 pixels, promising wide range of uses. This is an overview of applications that we consider interesting or well made that we offer here. History of discovering what this tablet is capable in areas as diverse as the image, the game or office, plus a utility that facilitates its use.
SplashID: trunk secret codes
Are you in fear of forgetting too many passwords, account numbers or codes for credit cards? This application lists them as individual files with a multitude of customizable information fields. It is beautifully presented but only works vertically on the iPad. In the longest course, its to fill this database by entering codes and passwords to many sites or forums that we visit regularly; the most important is to protect access to the application itself, given the seeds it contains.
Several methods are proposed, SplashID is also able to create for himself a secure password that we need to take care of to note because it is very difficult to retain a combination of numbers, letters and special characters randomly generated. Each sheet, and their information, can finally be emailed in text mode to an iPhone, iPod or iPad running the same application.
Publisher: Splash Data
Price: $19.95 ($9.95 on App Store)
Search Rocket: Research Turbo
While Google has the answer to most queries. As for the most demanding researchers, they generally resort to meta-engines. But a mobile toy like the iPhone or the iPad, expects first search simple and quick. That is what this application is all about. It offers more than twenty search services: Google at Imdb (Internet Movie Database), via YouTube, Yahoo, and others less known to us that you select a tape before you start your search. Or by typing two or three characters of the keyboard shortcut, followed by the word or phrase to search for. The application keeps a search history. Advantage to the version that displays horizontally iPad engines left and looking right into an integrated browser.
Publisher: Houdah Software