IPad

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Favorite Apps

Media

• Air Video - Allows me to watch unencrypted video from various computers around my house. Seems to work when I'm away from home (WiFi/3G).
• ABC Player - You can watch recent TV shows on ABC the network.
• EyeTV - (iPhone version) Allows you to access EyeTV's installed on your Macs.
• Pandora for iPad - Access Pandora on your iPad.

VOIP SIP Skype

• Acrobits Softphone - SIP phone app for iPhone. Works on iPad. Supports push technology for receiving phone calls when other apps are in use.
• iSip - SIP phone app for iPhone. Works on iPad. Supports push technology for receiving phone calls when other apps are in use. Initially had a crashing issue which was fixed by setting VAD to ON.
• Skype - iPhone version which doesn't support push technology. Will only work if it is the running app. Incoming phone calls on a iPhone can cause you loose Skype call. Needs work.

File Sharing

• Air Sharing HD - Allows me to review/ look up files on various Computers and Internet locations.
Supports viewing PDFs, Pictures, Excel Spread Sheets, Video (h.264), and many other file types.
Allows iPad to setup on your computer so that you can see, edit, or directly upload files to your iPad.
Can see files on external servers such as your Mac.
• Dropbox - Access your Dropbox.
Play music
Play Slide shows
View PDFs
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• Goodreader for iPad
Supports viewing PDFs
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Games

• Pinball HD
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Accessory Issues

Bluetooth Headsets

The iPad seems to have no software controlling/using the Bluetooth Microphone of the headsets i've tried ..lj 00:54, 24 May 2010 (UTC).

• Bluetooth Profiles
• Supported
  1. A2DP Advanced Audio Distribution
  2. HID Human Interface Device
• Not Supported
  1. HSP Headset Profile (HSP)
  2. HFP Hands-Free Profile (HFP)