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iPad 2 Made Simple by Martin Trautschold, Gary Mazo

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Chapter 19

Productivity and File Transfer

You already know that your iPad is great for consuming or enjoying content. It is your music player, your video player, and your gaming console; and it brings you news, weather, sports, and more. The iPad isn't just for fun and games, though. In this chapter, we take a look at Apple's three productivity powerhouse apps: Pages (compatible with Microsoft Word), Keynote (compatible with Microsoft PowerPoint), and Numbers (compatible with Microsoft Excel).

If you are a Mac user, you may already be familiar with Pages, Keynote, and Numbers, which are part of the iWork for Mac suite. With these three apps on your iPad, you can create content—not just consume it.

Each has wonderfully creative tools built ...

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