iOS6 has been such a huge benefit to using iPads in class, and for that matter just in general. Let me tell you a couple of my favorite benefits. First there is the Open In menu, some people call it the Share Menu. It's the little icon with the curly up arrow in it that allows you to open/share a document into another app. I … Continue reading iOS6 Update and iPads in Education
A few thoughts for you about Mountain Lion and then a few tips about using Mountain Lion that I use all the time. I love the way that Apple has priced their OS updates. I literally used coins to buy Mountain Lion! Now if that’s not reasonably priced I don’t know what you are looking for! That’s one of the reasons so many people will … Continue reading Mountain Lion and Tips for OSX
Buying an Apple TV is on my list of soon to buy items. Of course at this point I am waiting until next weeks announcements from Apple on March 7. I have ideas about what will be announced, go read the rumor blogs if you have no idea. I an assure you it is not the iPhone 5 though, like one of my 8th graders … Continue reading Reflection App, Apple TV for $15?
There are so many major improvements in Lion that everyone is talking about. There are also many little things behind the scenes that are really great that people are not talking so much about. Here are a few I think are just wonderful features that I know I will be using…. Screen Saver interaction – I have enjoyed watching pictures fly by in my screen … Continue reading Lion Secrets (OK -Sweet, non-Obvious Features)
All right! I figured it out! It only took me 24 hours but I got it! In Lion I could NOT figure out how to see all the windows open in a specific app. Last night I figured out that I could call up Mission Control with a 3 finger swipe up then if I had for instance 6 different Keynotes open I could do … Continue reading Lion – Mission Control and App Exposé