Did you know that the amazing Documents app [iOS - free] has a built-in browser? Not only that, but it's the perfect browser to use when you are wandering through the Internet Archive looking for books, documents and other publications. Why? Because using the Documents browser, you can quickly and easily find, download, organize and… Continue reading Cruise the Internet Archive With Documents
Twile is an amazing platform. Not only does it show your family's place in history, it's also an impressive scrapbook. In this example, you are looking at the milestone panel for Bill and Adrienne's wedding. Each milestone on the timeline opens up to a panel such as this one where you can add photos, documents… Continue reading Get Creative With Twile
Metadata is a wonderful thing - especially when you want to document the date, time and place for the digital and digitized photos in your family collection. There's just one problem - it ain't pretty. If you are an iPhone/iPad user, there are a growing number of apps offering data details with style. One of… Continue reading Digital Pics With Style
Don't let its simplicity fool you . . . this delightful app makes storytelling fun and easy. See for yourself with this intro to Clips.
I have found Twile is a delightful way to present my family history - and one my family will enjoy. While it automatically builds a timeline from your imported GEDCOM file, there are many things you can add to tell the stories your family tree data can't. In this example, you see the wedding of… Continue reading Telling Stories in Twile
Have you checked out the new Clips app for iPhones and iPads? It could also be called iMovie Made Easy. It isn't a "full-featured" movie editor, but rather a quick and easy way to capture and share a moment. Using Clips you can record video clips and combine them with still photos, music, titles and… Continue reading New Movie App for iOS
Don't let the lack of fonts installed on your iPad slow you down. You can install any of your fonts on your device thanks to a delightful app called AnyFonts.