Homework

1. Install iTunes: http://www.apple.com/itunes/how-to/

2. Sync iPad: http://gigaom.com/apple/walkthrough-initial-ipad-setup/

3. Set up Find My iPad:  http://www.apple.com/ipad/find-my-ipad-setup/

4.  Leave a post here on the blog. You might need to sign up for a WordPress account:  https://en.wordpress.com/signup/?user=1

iPad Orientation

  • Hardware
    • volume, mute/lock, power, home, headphones, mic, speakers
  • Settings
    • wifi, wallpaper, General > About > Screenshot for Serial #
    • Sounds – Keyboard Clicks Off
    • Spotlight – check/uncheck, sort
    • Passcode, Restrictions
    • Date & Time – check Time Zone
    • Keyboard – international

Mail & Calendar

  • Add Account…
  • Mail settings – signature, ask to delete, sort by conversation
  • Calendar app
    • multiple calendars, different views, create an event, accept invitation
  • Mail app
    • mailboxes, swipe to delete, reply / forward, move to folder, open files

Typing on the iPad

  • Basics
    • rotation, context keyboards, hidden keys, flick shortcuts, undo key
  • Hover menus
    • magnifying glass, select, copy, paste
  • Alternatives
    • Dragon, Radial, iA Writer

Web Browsing

  • Safari app
  • Examples
    • chalk.37signals.com – add to home screen / add bookmark
    • bcupilot.posterous.com – Feedback form, add bookmark / to home screen
  • Tabs – only 9
  • Search box – Google or the open page
  • Alternatives
    • Atomic Web, Duet, MultiWeb… and many, many others
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