IPad Today 46
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Recorded: May 19, 2011
Published: May 19, 2011
- 1 iPad Today 46: Apps That Age Well, Gilt Taste, New York App Explosion!
- 2 Sponsors
- 3 Production Information
iPad Today 46: Apps That Age Well, Gilt Taste, New York App Explosion!
Today's theme is...... APPS WE LOVE GET BETTER!
- app1 Instagram - added profile bio info, better push notification settings
- app2 Downcast - wasn't optimized for iPad last Thurs, now it's so much better
- app3 VERONICA'S PICK - This American Life for iPad
SO, THAT HAPPENED
- Gilt Taste website - Gilt is taking over... introducing Gilt Taste
- Techcrunch reporting that Gilt Taste is working on an app that will allow camera-controlled visual gestures while cooking
- Gilt chairman Susan Lyne says the launch of Gilt Taste "is a few million dollars. It is nowhere close to what it would cost to launch a magazine.”
Other Cooking Apps mentioned:
NEW YORK APP EXPLOSION!
- New York Public Library biblion for ipad
- leafsnap for NYC trees (DC too)
- iphone app, ipad/android coming soon
- made by treehugger, owned by discovery
SARAH'S DUH TIP
- "Well, I've noticed that everyone has used folders on the iPad. Did you know you can put a folder onto the "dock" if you have room. This is really nice if you want to clear space on the home screen, especially if you have an iPhone. Also, instead of having to "flip" from page to page, you could create a favorites app folder and place it on the dock. This way your favorite apps are always available no matter what page you're on.
Ken Iwatate Richland, WA"
- Anonymous says, sometimes Apple's customer service recognizes valued customers
- note from last week original caller called us again, said she bit the bullet and went down to the Apple Store to replace her shattered ipad and they told her the system had a note in there not to charge her, she went home, checked her bank account, no charge, new ipad.
APP CAP AWARD
- GoToMyPC.com offer code iPadToday
- GoToMyPC -13
- ad times: :50 - 1:07 and 19:28 - 21:23
- ipadtoday.hover.com offer code Ipadtoday
- Hover -6
- ad times: 1:07 - 1:21 and 41:21 - 43:42
- Freshbooks -3
- ad times: 1:21 - 1:30 and 56:37 - 59:17
- Edited by: Jeff
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