Get 50 GB online storage free with Mega! [UPDATED]

Updated disclaimer: (I should have spoken to this in the original post) I have received some comments regarding the negative history of Mr. Dotcom. I should have explained that while I truly appreciate the generous storage space of 50GB, I do not in any way condone any of his behavior in the past. Only time…

Dropbox tip: Save your email attachments directly to Dropbox!

We all know Dropbox is a great tool for placing files onto your iPads. It is a service that allows you to store your documents online and view them on all your computers, mobile devices, and even on any computer via its website. Having Dropbox has literally freed me from EVER plugging in my iPad…

Dropbox App Updated!

If you follow this blog regularly, you will know that Dropbox is my most used and favorite productivity app. A few days ago, Dropbox updated their iOS app to vastly improve their photo gallery. This is a very welcome improvement. The app is more seems sleek and user friendly. Check out the before and after…

App #29: Screenshot – Frame Maker [REVIEW]

As you may have noticed in my past few posts, I have made my iPhone and iPad screenshots with the added frame of the devices themselves. This is thanks to the universal app, appropriately titled Screenshot – Frame Maker. It is a free app, allowing you free screenshots of your first five images. Afterwards, you…

App #28: TubeBox Pro for YouTube [REVIEW]

**Update February 18, 2013 Great news! Thanks to reader Justin, it looks like TubeBox Pro has be re-released under a new name: Instatube. Go download it while it’s free and available! **Update February 4, 2013 This post seems to be getting a lot of hits, so I thought I’d better update it. It looks like…

App #27: AirFile for Dropbox (Update: $4.99)

Update: — Airfile is a third-party Dropbox file-manager application for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. I am sure you will be impressed with what it can accomplish for your Dropbox account. I shared with you my thoughts on Drop Manager for Dropbox a few months ago. I’d like to now let you know about AirFile…

App #15: Photosync (and a chance to win it for free!)

PhotoSync ($1.99, app link) is a photo syncing and back-up app that has proved to be quite useful while on holidays. Usually while on longer trips, I backed up my photos on a laptop each day, just in case I would lose my memory card. However, I did not bring a laptop with me on…

App #11: Display Recorder: Video Record your iOS device!

UPDATE! This app is no longer available, but check out a similar app, xRec, just released July 22: $1.99. **Update, November 21, 2012! Unfortunately, the App was pulled from the App Store. It was re-released and renamed as Disp Recorder and the price was increased to $9.99. There is now a 50% sale for $4.99….

App #10: Drop Manager for Dropbox

I have just discovered, downloaded and spent an hour on this app (iTunes link) called Drop Manager. This is a third-party Dropbox app. Since I am currently doing almost all my work without a PC and just on the iPad, I have not previously been able to manage my Dropbox files and sort them into…

Get up to 3GB extra storage for free with the new Dropbox update!

Dropbox has made an impressive update that will please iPhone and iPad users. Now they will have the option to automatically upload their photos and videos from their Camera Rolls to their Dropbox accounts. Upon updating the app, you will be able to choose to upload over wifi only or over cellular data as well….

How to take a screenshot on iPad/iPod touch or iPhone

Chalk another post up for the Basics. This hint might seem quite rudimentary, but even an experienced techy friend recently was quite baffled when he found out his iPad could do this. You’ll hopefully have noticed that I have quite a few screenshots on this blog of what is shown on my iPad. This process…