14 way to Use your iPhone or iPad Better

Level tool on iPhone

Level tool on iPhone

Although the tips are demonstrated with an iPhone, most of them also apply on the iPad (not 7, 11 nor 13). I encourage you to actually try each of the demonstrations yourself, using your iDevice. I’d love to hear which one is the most useful to you. Tell me in a comment or in the hallway. I never knew that you could use the timer to stop music, a podcast, or whatever you’re playing! I also didn’t know about using the compass as a level.


Bonus: Enable the “.” shortcut to automatically enter a period using a double space.

Try the "." shortcut too

Try the “.” shortcut too

And now, for the 14 tips, from PandasCanEatYourTech:

Discerning Tech Episode 1

Show: Discerning Tech Episode 1

Host: Damianne President, president_dr(at)yahoo(dot)ca

Summary: This podcast has two segments. The first segment presents five steps that K-12 teachers can use for evaluating web2.0 tools for adoption in their classroom. The second segment presents three educational web2.0 tools for teachers to use in their classrooms.

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