MUST HAVE applications

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  1. kynduvme

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    Hello,

    Im a new ipadder. What apps are MUST HAVES, including games. Free or otherwise.

    Thanks!

    iNAT
     
  2. iPadCharlie

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    Well why don't you start off by telling us something about yourself and your interests so we can try and point you in the right direction. You and I might not agree on what is a "must have" app!
     
  3. j0yful

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    My personal preferences of must have:
    1.reading apps-stanza,iBooks
    2.bible app
    3. PDF/doc reader-goodreader app,Docs2Go
    4.photobucket app
    Free games app, i just install every game that interest me and delete them as soon as I'm bored with it. :)
     
  4. kynduvme

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    I am a professional in the Internet marketing biz, a musician, and a casual "gamer" aged 32 from US and A :eek:)
     
  5. DoingOK

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    cocktails #8 ;)
     
  6. Itwasntme

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    Updating my recommendations

    eReaders
    iBooks - Free
    Kindle - Free
    megenious (if you have kids)

    Video - Free
    ABC Player

    News - Free
    USA Today
    BBC News
    Early Edition

    Office Productivity
    Office2 HD
    Print n Share

    Games - (get the HD version of course)
    Yahtzee
    Hero of Spart 2
    Ozmos
    Pocket Legends
    Geometry Wars
    Fishing Kings
    The Settlers
    Red Alert
    N.O.V.A
    Minigore
    ParadiseQuest
    Dizzypad (if you have kids)
    WarChess
    AirAttack
    SKOB: 2
    HM2 HD
    Shark or Die
    NFS Shift
    GWars: Touch
    Elementz
    Hit N'Run
    Meteor Blitz
    CF Defense
    Zombie Infection
    Sandstorm
    Dungeon Hunter
    Sprakle
    Tap Studio
    Tune Runner
    Everlands
     
    #6 Itwasntme, Aug 18, 2010
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  7. lumberjak

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    I would say for me:

    iBooks: Never thought I'd read ebooks, total traditional paper guy but iBooks is amazingly lovely to use

    Goodreader: I prefer iBooks for reading PDFs but Goodreader can download them nicely for you...and even read from them

    iCab browser: if you want a more tabbed browsing experience. I find it nicer than Safari

    Friendly Facebook: As Facebook has no real iPad app yet this works really nice.

    mBox for Hotmail: if you, like me, are still using Hotmail

    Docs to Go or Pages/Numbers: still using both but slowly moving to Numbers and Pages. Docs2Go was my fav app for the old Palm units and the iPad version works great.

    Informant HD: awesome schedule app

    Pulse: best rss reader in my mind

    Airvideo: for streaming avi's over a network. Saves on conversion and saved memeroy space on iPad

    Oplayer or CineXplayer: actually plays avi's and other formats ON the iPad without conversion. Been using this more now than Airvideo. CinXplayer is a free app like Oplayer but I find not as good. These even work better if iPad is jailbroken, has iFile and the camera connection kit.

    Angry Birds, Plants vrs Zombies, Monkey Island SE, NY times Crosswords, Flight Control are my fav games.
     
  8. javierromomartin

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    Well, it really depends!
     
  9. wrecklass

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    Flipboard, get Flipboard. Once you see that you will appreciate what the iPad can do for Internet content.

    iCab Mobile is a tremendous tabbed browser with extensions and many improvements beyond Safari.

    Go with Kindle. You can read books on many more devices. iBooks is iPad only. Stanza is great for public domain books.
     
  10. DroidUser84

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    Since no one has recommended any music apps, I'll say iElectribe by Korg. It's almost the real deal.
     

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