Apps Guides iPad 2 Tips

Tap!, TechRadar, MacLife Join Forces For 100 Tricks & Tips for iPad 2 App

100 Tricks & Tips for iPad 2You may work hard to get your hands on an iPad 2, but you have, you’re only 99 cents away from discovering 100 tips and tricks about your new friend, courtesy of your friends at Mac|Life, Tap! and TechRadar.com.

Future Publishing Ltd. today announced the availability of their latest iPad-only app, 100 Tricks & Tips for iPad 2. The 99-cent app hit the App Store over the weekend and packs a huge amount of knowledge and fun inside its relatively svelte 21.9MB download.

“From the team behind Tap! The iPhone and iPad magazine, TechRadar.com and Mac|Life comes 100 tricks and tips for iPad 2,” the app description announces. “With great new features like two video cameras, a faster processor and a thinner design, the iPad 2 is the world’s best tablet device. It’s also fully capable of running the latest version of Apple’s iOS operating system and great apps like iMovie and GarageBand.

“Here we present 100 really useful tips for iPad 2 owners,” the app description continues. “We cover everything from customising your Home screen through to getting more from built-in apps like Mail and Safari. The vast majority of these tips will also work on the original iPad, so owners of the first generation device shouldn’t feel neglected.”

Among the tips featured on the App Store screenshots are using multitasking gestures, connecting to an HDTV, finding the hidden apostrophe key on the iPad keyboard and how to download photos straight from your camera to your new tablet. However, the app has plenty more to offer, including sections on the home screen, customizing your settings, entering text, Camera, FaceTime and Photo Booth app tips and much more.

100 Tricks & Tips for iPad 2 is available now from the App Store; the 21.9MB download requires iOS 4.2 or later and is compatible with all versions of the iPad.