Tag Archives: Reviews

Initial review of TouchPal’s iOS 8 keyboard

  I was lucky enough to be one of the first few beta testers to try out the TouchPal third-party keyboard for iOS 8. In order to download the beta version of this keyboard, you have to be invited and you also have to be running iOS 8 beta 1 or 2 (preferably beta 2). Note: I am using an iPhone 5s running iOS 8 beta 2. In my first few days…

Waterfield Designs’ Rough Rider messenger bag – The ultimate in luxury, authentic leather bags [Review]

When it comes to quality bags and wallets, it’s hard to think of many brands that hit the spot – for me – like Waterfield Designs. Over at its store, SFBags.com, all offerings are quality, well-made and authentic. None more so than the Rough Rider messenger bag I’ve been rocking for the past month or so. You only have to look at the bag to see that…

Review: be.ez LE Littoral Folio for iPad

If you venture out of the house with your iPad, you’re probably very aware of the need to protect your tablet with some kind of case in order to ensure your device’s safety when out and about. There is an abundance of bags, cases, covers and shells to choose from and, for accessory makers and iPad owners alike, standing out from everyone else can be…

Marco Polo: A new way to find your iPhone [Review]

  If you’re like me, you tend to forget where you put your phone. Did it fall between couch cushions or did it get thrown in the dirty laundry? You know it’s somewhere in the house, and now with Marco Polo, you can easily find your misplaced phone. Marco Polo is a fairly inexpensive app (US $0.99) that allows you to find your iPhone in a…

Microsoft Word for iPad – First Look

Microsoft just unveiled its Office Suite for iPad (better late than never), which includes the mainstay of work offices everywhere: Microsoft Word. In the modern age, it’s hard to find anyone who hasn’t relied on Word for at least some part of the education or work life. It’s why so many, for so long have waited painfully patiently for it to land on the…