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How to Privately Share Media from Your iPad via Google Drive. Easy iPad Management for Education- At Scale! AppSmashing with iMovie in iOS7. I've been exploring the concept of #appsmashing with a few edtech friends of mine lately and with the recent updates to iMovie in iOS7, there is a new layer added to the equation.

AppSmashing with iMovie in iOS7

Picture in Picture & Split Screen video are two of the new features in iMovie for iOS7 that I am most excited about with regards to #appsmashing. Imagine the possibilities that now present themselves. Video created with any application can now easily be layered on top of another bit of live video or played side by side another video clip. Consider the following combination of apps and what could be created by students. iMovie (4.99 - or free with new iPad purchases)Explain Everything (2.99)Tellagami (free) iOS 7: The ultimate Safari guide. The Safari browser in iOS 7 has undergone a complete overhaul, and as a result, it’s significantly more usable.

iOS 7: The ultimate Safari guide

As third party browsers continue to gain in popularity on the platform, Apple has responded with a renovated Safari that is leaps and bounds better than its predecessor in many ways. In this in-depth walkthrough, we guide you through every new facet of Safari in iOS 7. We show you how to get more out of Apple’s revamped default browser. It’s very safe to say that Safari in iOS 7 is an absolute gargantuan update. There’s tons of new stuff here, including many hidden features that aren’t readily apparent unless you do a lot of tinkering around. Please check out the table of contents below for each section pertaining to the features to be found in Safari.

6 Ways to Show Your iPad on a Projector Screen ... The Best Free K-12 iPad Apps You Might Never Have Heard Of! Looking for some new iPad apps to use in your classroom this year?

The Best Free K-12 iPad Apps You Might Never Have Heard Of!

New apps are released every week, but which ones are really worth your time? Which ones could truly push the boundaries of teaching and learning in your classroom? Sometime I am surprised at what apps people have not discovered yet, but often I am equally surprised at what I see other teachers using. So here is a quick rundown of the best free K-12 iPad apps you might never have heard of! Stage Interactive Whiteboard and Document Camera – While it may win the prize for the longest app title in the App Store, it is also a genuinely useful app that helps add yet another useful feature to your iPad.

Top 10 Sites/Apps for a Flipped Classroom. New and innovative ways to better use the iPad in teaching! The Best iPad Apps. 10 Best Augmented Reality Apps. Augmented reality (AR) is a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented by computer-generated sensory input such as sound, video, graphics or GPS data. Augmented reality has many applications, and many areas can benefit from the usage of AR technology. It was initially used for military, industrial, and medical applications, but was soon applied to commercial and entertainment areas as well.

The mobile Augmented Reality (AR) world consists largely of two different types of experiences: Geolocation and Vision based augmented reality. Geolocation based augmented reality uses GPS, compass and other sensors in your mobile phone to provide a display of various geolocated point of interest. Vision based augmented reality uses many of these same sensors to virtually display digital content in context with real world objects.

Junaio Junaio is one of the best mobile augmented reality browser. Using Windows ad-hoc wireless with airplayserver and ipads. An Educator’s Guide to AirPlay on iPads and Macs. Image courtesy of Apple.com What is AirPlay?

An Educator’s Guide to AirPlay on iPads and Macs

AirPlay is a technology that Apple baked into their more recent devices to allow them to wirelessly mirror the content of one screen to another. This content can be music, movies, or other multimedia content. A teacher, for instance, can use AirPlay to wirelessly present their lesson to a class or demonstrate an app, while students could use it to share their work with their peers. What devices can AirPlay?

iPad As.... iPads have exploded throughout schools and classrooms.

iPad As....

Their flexibility, versatility, and mobility make them a phenomenal learning tool. As teachers seek ways to integrate these devices, we recommend focusing on specific learning goals that promote critical-thinking, creativity, collaboration, and the creation of student-centric learning environments. In other words, begin with..... 11 Simple Tips for Maximizing iPad Battery Life That Work. The iPad already has very impressive battery life and regularly lasts all day, but who wouldn’t want to have their iPad last even longer?

11 Simple Tips for Maximizing iPad Battery Life That Work

With a group of simple tips, you can extend an iPads battery life even further and get the absolute most out of your tablets battery for as long as possible. These tricks are the real deal, and we’ll focus on things that actually work. iPad Newbie And Beginner Tips: Easily Add And Remove Apps, Close And Switch Tasks, And More [iOS] Apple designed iOS to be intuitive. There’s no user manual in the box, and I’m sure Apple reps would argue that it doesn’t need one.

Most of the device’s functionality is easy to access with a few taps or swipes, once you know how. Intuition can be unreliable, however, as it works differently with different people. How To Be A Terrible iPad Teacher. I published this off my site: teachingwithipad.org about a month ago.

How To Be A Terrible iPad Teacher

I hope you enjoy the read. Please leave any comments that may be useful. The following is a list, written in the first-person, of ideologies or stances from a Terrible iPad Teacher: 1. 8 Powerful Apps To Help You Create Books On The iPad. Want to self-publish a novel?

8 Powerful Apps To Help You Create Books On The iPad

Get your classroom materials into the hands of others? Narrate Slideshows With 30hands for iPad. ThingLink Mobile App - Capture and Share Teachable Moments. Now you can create and share multimedia rich interactive images on the go with the free ThingLink Mobile App for iPad and iPhone.

ThingLink Mobile App - Capture and Share Teachable Moments

Just take a photo, tag the image with video or text, and instantly share it through email, Twitter or FaceBook. The new ThingLink App provides mobile users with the ability to quickly embed video and text into any photo for a quick snippet of life as it is happening. Uses in the Classroom. Integrate iPads Into Bloom's Digital Taxonomy With This 'Padagogy Wheel' You’re going to want to turn on your printer and fire up a PDF viewer.

Integrate iPads Into Bloom's Digital Taxonomy With This 'Padagogy Wheel'

This is just that good. It’s called the Padagogy Wheel and it offers a fantastically useful perspecitve on how to figure out which iPad apps work with Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy. Created by Allan Carrington , this thing is a monster and deserves some focused attention. So I’d make a personal plea to save the hi-res image (below) or print out the PDF ( available here ) and then spend your long weekend closely examining this thing.

Huhtikuu 2013. iPad in Business - IT Center - Mobile Device Management in iOS. Learning and Teaching with iPads. iPhone or iPad Ran Out of Storage Space? Here’s How to Make Space Available Quickly. You’ve been downloading tons of apps, books, music, and movies galore, and when you go to download the latest great app you find yourself unable to, confronted with a “Cannot Download – There is not enough available storage” message. What are you supposed to do when your iPhone, iPad, or iPod runs out of disk space? The simplest and fastest answer is to free up some storage capacity by focusing on apps you no longer use, we’ll show you the fastest way to do this so you can quickly get back to downloading the new apps or content you want.

From the iOS home screen tap on “Settings”, then tap “General” followed by “Usage”, this shows us how much space is available and what’s eating it all upThe Usage list is sorted by total size, starting from the top look through the list for apps you no longer use When you find an app that is large that gets infrequent use, tap on it and then tap the big red “Delete App” button, then confirm the deletion at the alert dialog. Ipads in the Classroom. 40+ Super Secret iPad Features and Shortcuts. We all want to get the very best out of our devices! Who doesn’t love finding out a new trick or shortcut?

This roundup aims to enlighten those new to the iPad, and guide old hands to a few new tricks – the heading might be laced with hyperbole, but you’re going to have a look anyway… For those of you who are super-confident about your iPad knowledge, I’d like to propose a challenge. Bubbles the Deliver for iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation) and iPad on the iTunes App Store.

How to Print from Your iPad: Printer and Printing Options. 250 best iPad apps: education. 50 really useful iPad 2 tips and tricks. An absolute gem of an article by John Brandon and Graham Barlow from MacLife on 30th March over at TechRadar.