iPad Tips & Tutorials: Spreadsheets, Books, Backups, Google Docs, Teaching Tools


Time for another collection of how-to and other helpful articles on using your iPad, taken from my reading during the past week.

MacWorld
How to Edit Spreadsheets on an iPad

Bugs & Fixes: Using iTunes’ Restore From Backup command

Using Google Docs on the iPad

The Digital Media Diet
Top 10 iPad Books – Most Innovative Use of Interactivity

The Chronicle of Higher Education
6 Top Smartphone Apps to Improve Teaching, Research, and Your Life


About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, helps others make sense and make use of digital tools through his work, websites and social media. He has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. His latest venture is Teach About Tech, a resource marketplace for technology trainers.