The selection in the App Store can be a bit overwhelming for some. We sifted through the best and made your shopping list a little more manageable.
Pocket Informant HD
Pocket Informant won “Best of Show” at the MacWorld Expo in 2011, which should indicate how well-received it is. It combines calendaring and to-do lists, supports tablet features like tags and filtering and syncing with Outlook and Google Calendar.
If you’re about to get on a six hour flight, Instapaper is a great way to save up a ton of articles and blog posts for reading in the air. It strips away all the extraneous content and just saves the text, and can save up to 500 articles on your iPad. Save everything from the New York Times to Facebook updates from your friends.
This program uses a particular Agile project management methodology known as Scrum, which gives flexibility and adaptability to changing project requirements. You can plan and track the progress of your development cycle on your iPad during multiple sprints.
Soulver can do simple calculations on your iPad, but it is much more powerful than that. It can be used in complex, multi-part calculations, and you see the calculation as you type, so you can catch your errors early. You can do calculations over multiple lines, and change any of them. Plus you can put words along your numbers, so it’s not just numerical entries.