In today’s digital age, there’s no reason for retirees or pre-retirees to sit back and watch the world go by, reminiscing on their youthful adventures and dynamic professional lives.

Seniors... can now use mobile apps for intellectual development and personal growth by tracking their finances, keeping their health in check and stimulating their cognitive skills. Here’s a selection of top apps for...


The iPad has become a go-to device for designers and illustrators, particularly with the added flexibility of using a mobile device and the large selection of apps for performing their work. Here are... some of the best iPad tools for creating great design.


Notability has had a pretty successful run as an app for sketching, drawing, and note-taking. Its most recent update add...


The stock mail app on the iPad may look great and do the job, but power users sometimes need more. Consider these choices for better integration with Exchange, Gmail, or other top email services.



If... you are looking to combine email accounts from several different services then CloudMagic is the best choice. It has lightning-fast search for each inbox, which is far more effective for finding the right message than digging through email f...


You don’t need to be a flight controller to get specific, real-time information about airline flights. These six tablet apps can keep you posted about a specific flight or let you explore the... busy highways in the sky.

Flightradar24 Pro

Flightradar24 Pro puts the resources of the popular flight tracking web site into a mobile app. It is great for getting updates about a spec...


The iPad and other tablets can be great video conferencing tools because they can go anywhere with ease. The following apps are good choices for connecting with others face-to-face in your business... or other organizations.

Cisco WebEx Meetings

The Cisco WebEx platform is essentially synonymous with video conferencing. The company has not neglected the tablet era by creating a firs...


Converting a document to a PDF for more flexible sharing options is a necessary productivity task for many. If you don’t have the right app on your tablet, however, it can be annoying to have to run... back to the computer to make this happen.

Never fear, the answer’s here. The following apps let you easily convert a variety of files to a PDF and even save them for later use.


These are the Super Mario 64s and Final Fantasy 7s of iPad gaming—the true classics.

After putting it off for ages, waiting for the right version or the right price—or maybe you finally saved... up the scratch—you finally have an iPad. Now you need a good spread of games to see what the tablet can do. Click through the slideshow below for our list of games to install right away.

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There is no shortage of tablet apps that promise to conquer the struggle to stay on task. The following choices are excellent for both keeping oneself or workplace colleagues focused on getting things... done.


Fresh with a 3.0 update, Todoist is an excellent task-management tool for oneself or an organization. The app design gets out of your way so you can focus on arranging tasks...


Phablets are more popular than ever. Hybrid phone-tablet devices like the Galaxy Note 3 and HTC One Max offer plenty of screen space for mobile productivity. The following apps and widgets will put... your mini-tablet / giant-smartphone to work.

Apex Launcher Pro

Your phablet is likely to be running TouchWiz or some other custom user interface. And most likely it i...


The iPad has a massive collection of apps that will turn your photos and videos into dazzling creations. Among the many excellent choices are the following five apps that are both powerful and fairly... easy to get started with.

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Apple’s powerful movie-m...