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On Jan 24 Doron Katz wrote: Great for newbie or your parents
If you are to give a new iPad to a friend or family, this is the book that goes with the iPad. Or why not bundle it as an ebook within the iPad? Peter Meyers disseminates the App Store into categories, based on whether the user is looking for Apps for Work for instance, sub-categorising that into TO-DO Lists and Making Calculations, thus giving the user the ability to search by activity/need. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar3.0

On Jan 18 Susan Hanley wrote: They've got an app for that - review of Best iPad Apps by Peter Meyers
I was fortunate to get an iPad as a gift and for the past several weeks, I've spent some time asking people about their favorite apps but no one was quite as helpful as a great book about apps called Best iPad Apps: The Guide for Discriminating Downloaders by Peter Meyers (published by O'Reilly). While I'd found some of the recommended apps on my own, this book has opened my eyes to some really great ways to learn, have fun, and get work done with my new gadget - and the helpful screen shots and instructions have helped me learn more about the apps I've already downloaded. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

Reviews

On Dec 24 Krishnan Subramanian wrote: Book Review: Best iPad Apps
As a part of this program, I selected the Best iPad Books by Peter Meyers. It is a book directed towards newbies but I selected the book because I can be sure that I will be able to critically review the pros and cons. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

On Dec 23 Joel Neely wrote: Review of Best iPad Apps: The Guide for Discriminating Downloaders by Peter Meyers
“Horseless carriage.” Hold that thought. Goals: I got my iPad as a tool to accomplish things with more mobility and efficiency, not to spend time wandering virtual supermarket aisles looking for the shiniest variation on a theme. Given that, I was immediately attracted by this title from O’Reilly. Both the… Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

On Dec 16 Shawn Day wrote: Best iPad Apps by Peter Meyers
Ok. First blush reaction to the latest O'Reilly Press title "Best iPad Apps" was that is although timely it would quickly grow outdated and the premise seemed best suited to a periodical magazine or website than a book. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar3.0

On Dec 14 Jose Betancur wrote: Best iPad Apps by Peter Meyers
While Apple makes a collection of the best uses of each year and many other web sites are constantly doing this kind of collections, Peter Meyers's book... Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar3.0

On Dec 12 Will Sullivan wrote: An analog solution for a digital problem: a review of “Best iPad Apps” by Peter Myers
I’m always looking for resources and recommendations on different mobile and tablet apps; since the ecosystem is exploding so quickly it’s hard to keep up with the times and it was a large reason why I wanted to create the Mobile Reporting Tools guide. I recently found the book “Best… Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar3.0

On Dec 12 Marvin Lee wrote: Best iPad Apps – Peter Meyers
With the sheer number of applications in the Apple App Store, it would take a long time for one to pick the best app for the task of accomplishing something. This might be the main problem for one who has just picked up the iPad. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

On Dec 7 Greg Williams wrote: "Best iPad Apps: The Guide for Discriminating Downloaders" by Peter Meyers
"Best iPad Apps: The Guide for Discriminating Downloaders" promises to provide a guide to the best iPad apps available. The apps featured are, largely, excellent choices. In fact, thanks to the book, I discovered my new, favorite writing app, iA Writer (which I'm using to write this review...the app's amazingly-useful fifth row of keys on the virtual keyboard alone is worth the price of purchase). Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar3.0

On Nov 29 Bruce Keener wrote: Book Review: O'Reilly's
I've been wondering if there are some cool iPad apps I've missed out on. So, when the opportunity opened for me to review O'Reilly's Best iPad Apps, I jumped on it. Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar5.0

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