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The Apple software suite lets you edit Microsoft Office files on your iPad. The Apple equivalent of Excel is Numbers, Keynote is the Powerpoint substitute, and Pages handles your text editing duties. Cost: $30, or you can buy Keynote, Pages or Numbers for $10 each.
69) Dragon Dictation
Record a voice memo using voice recognition software and see your words instantly in text form. Said to be five times faster than typing on a keyboard (of course that depends on how well the voice recognition works for your speaking style). Use it to send a reminder to yourself or send a quick email to a friend. Supports many languages in addition to English. Cost: Free.
This iPad app enables you to see the photos and articles your friends share on Facebook and Twitter into a magazine-style layout, making them far more easy to scan. Customize your Fliboard with sections from your closest friends and important colleagues. Cost: Free.
The Dragon Dictation app
Lets you save articles for later reading offline. Plus: it optimizes readability for the iPhone or iPad touchs screen (saves as text only). Instapaper is supported by more than 100 other iPhone and iPad apps. Cost: $4.99.
An all-purpose memo pad record and save everything from notes to photos to audio voice snippets to ideas on the run. Then synchronize it all with your Mac or Windows computer. Call it the ultimate digital secretary. Cost: Free.
Translate from one language to another, a single word or an entire chunk of text includes a whopping 52 languages. And check this out: iTranslate talks: select from 43 voices in 16 language to have the text read to you. Cmon, thats amazing! Cost: Free.
The Sketchbook app
74) Sketchbook Pro
A professional level paint and drawing application allows to turn the iPad into a canvas for artistic exploration or at least touch up photos and graphics of all kinds. Includes 75 preset brushes. Cost: $7.99.
Use Bluetooth or wi-fi to collaborate on drawings and creative concepting with friends and colleagues. Two devices can draw on the same canvas simultaneously. Cost: Free.
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