Tag archive for ‘iPad’
By Bartel Scheers On Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

Kimbra – Settle Down Live at SXSW 2012 Spotify Sessions

We have come a long way since Geoff Kaiser and Kim Yeo-hee started to use their iPads and iPhones to create music. Here’s New-Zealand singer-songwriter Kimbra performing a rendition of her song “Settle More...

By Bartel Scheers On Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Biologic – Your Social Feeds Expressed As Living Cells

Biologic is an interesting new iPad app from Bloom, a San Francisco start-up, that provides a very entertaining way to view your social feeds like Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn. Your streams are displayed as a metaphor More...

By Bartel Scheers On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012
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Hello Kitty Interactive Cookbook

Sometimes a small simple enhancement to an app can make a huge difference in the user experience. One such simple enhancement was added to the Hello Kitty Interactive Cookbook. Although the fun app is aimed at children More...

By Bartel Scheers On Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Cosmo: iPad Head Girl

If I saw this girl walking by on the street, I’d be perplexed, too. I like it. But turns out it’s all part of a viral marketing campaign by Hearst Corporation to get you to buy… Cosmo for Guys? More...

By Bartel Scheers On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011


This is by far the best iPad music app/album/experience/what-ever-it-is I’ve downloaded and it’s from my all-time favorite Björk. For her latest album “Biophilia,” Björk wanted to do something More...

By Bartel Scheers On Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

This is, by far, the best designed app interface I’ve seen so far, and it’s a children’s e-book; “The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.” Designing interactive interfaces More...

By Bartel Scheers On Sunday, June 19th, 2011

On The Road – Jack Kerouac

The legendary novel from the postwar prophet of American literature—brought to life with exclusive content for an absorbing and transformative experience. An excellent example of how the iPad technology enhances More...

By Bartel Scheers On Tuesday, December 7th, 2010
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iPad Band

’3D Drum Kit’ for the drums; ‘Six Strings’ for guitar, mandolin & banjo, ‘Pianist Pro’ and? ‘Pro Keys’ for? synths & pianos; ‘Pocket Organ’ for More...

By Bartel Scheers On Monday, October 25th, 2010

We’re all shifting

When I was advertising the iPad – prior to the introduction – as being the game-changing device that would mash-up the way we consume news or information entirely, perhaps even causing a paradigm shift, More...