Finding and Organizing Content
In This Chapter
Googling for information on your iPad
Filing web pages for later reading
Tagging, highlighting, and annotating web content
Creating a custom digital news magazine
Using a digital notebook for creating and storing information
We used to live in a world where information was controlled and “released” to us by news media, book publishers, and even schools and teachers. The majority of what we learned in school was determined by authorities who set curriculum and selected textbooks. But now, the Internet — a technology most of us hadn’t even heard of just 20 years ago — has completely revolutionized information access.
Many argue that it has “democratized” the methods in which information is published and accessed. Anyone can post information online or even write and publish digital books. We don’t have to wait until the evening news or the morning paper to get the latest world news. It has already been reported the instant it ...