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Bily Foster: Web Designer, Developer and Producer.  Bily has been around the internet since the BBS days.  When he first got his hands on an iPod touch he knew that the iPad wouldn’t be far behind.  One of the first to order the original, and first in line for the last two releases of the iPad.  Bily covers all kinds of tech news all brought to him by his iPad.

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All posts tagged iPad 2

Podcast Episode 23 – Hotspoting

I’m Bily Foster and I’m that iPad guy Called that because I’ve almost always got iPad with me, and in some cases two! Today we’re talking about Hot-spotting! I’m so excited about getting an LTE iPad mini. “But Bily, you have an iPad mini”, you might be saying. Well yes however I have the Wifi version, what I really want to pickup is the LTE version. Having Internet access is something that’s needed if you want to use voice dictation or Siri. And the idea of being able to make it a hotspot is going to be great! What’s hot Read More...

Podcast Episode 22 – iPad mini

I’m Bily Foster and I’m that iPad guy Called that because I’ve almost always got iPad with me, and in some cases two! Today we’re talking iPad mini! Okay here is were I put on my fan boy hat and I’m going to hate ever minute of it. This is obviously the iPad mini, and it is freakin nice. It is SO light, I mean like Kindle light. Not Kindle Fire Kindle eReader light. This is actually more along the lines of what I expected from the original iPad. I’m trying to come up with the words to really describe Read More...

Podcast Episode 15 – Seattle

I’m Bily Foster and I’m that iPad guy Called that because I’ve almost always got iPad with me, and in some cases two! This week we’re talking about Seattle. We’re shifting gears this week since I had to come out to Seattle for PAX. And I had such a great time, I want to tell you about Seattle. With over 600,000 residents Seattle is the largest city in the Pacific Northwest. Seattle metro contains around 3.4 million inhabitants and has an amazing downtown area. After our work with PAX we took time to take in some of the downtown activities. Read More...

Audio Podcast: Episode 15 Seattle

I’m Bily Foster and I’m that iPad guy Called that because I’ve almost always got iPad with me, and in some cases two! This week we’re talking about Seattle. We’re shifting gears this week since I had to come out to Seattle for PAX. And I had such a great time, I want to tell you about Seattle. With over 600,000 residents Seattle is the largest city in the Pacific Northwest. Seattle metro contains around 3.4 million inhabitants and has an amazing downtown area. After our work with PAX we took time to take in some of the downtown activities. Read More...

Podcast Episode 14 – AirPlay

I’m Bily Foster and I’m that iPad guy Called that because I’ve almost always got iPad with me, and in some cases two! This week we’re talking about AirPlay. Apple has a Proprietary Protocol for sharing Media, which is a fancy way of saying it can beam audio and video around a network. Originally called AirTunes back when it was audio only, the technology has evolved to include video and even mirroring. In case you don’t know, mirroring is where you send what you are looking at to system you are AirPlaying to. AirPlay is different than sharing because you Read More...

Podcast Episode 7 – Travel Tech

I’m Bily Foster and I’m that iPad guy Called that because I’ve almost always got iPad with me, and in some cases two! This week I’m going to talk about Traveling Tech! This next week I’m hitting the road and heading to San Diego and I thought… what a great time to talk about what tech I take on a road trip. For my mobile office I take my MacBook Air, my ‘new iPad’, my iPad 2 and I load them into my iBackflip somersault. Why two iPads? Well there are a couple of reasons. The new iPad insures that Read More...

Podcast Episode 5 – Battery Saving Tips

I’m Bily Foster and I’m that iPad guy Called that because I’ve almost always got iPad with me, and in some cases two! Today I’m going to give you some tips on how to conserve you battery. This information is specifically about iOS devices but some of the same principles work across-the-board on different mobile devices, wither it be Android or Windows. Shut Down Apps Running in the Background Starting with iOS 4 multitasking was allowed for third-party applications, now it’s not true multitasking. But it does let services run in the background which in turn use your battery. On Read More...

iPad Smart Case

Apple quietly released their new Smart Case and I understand why they did not make a big deal of it. It’s not a product announcement worth fussing over, don’t give me wrong it’s nice but it’s not exciting.  It’s just a case with a Smart Cover for an all around body protection for the iPad 2 and the new iPad. When I first saw it at stores I cringed because it reminded me of Tupperware, But due to my GhostArmor double protection making the magnets a little week for the smart cover I was concerned about potentially losing it, so I went ahead and Read More...