The iTeam volunteers were pleased to accept an invitation to present to MacOdrum library staff, on using iPads/iPhones/iPod Touches for fun activities (as opposed to our normal work-related apps).

Here’s a list of apps we demo’d …From reading your favourite books, magazines or newspapers to checking out the menus of your neighborhood restaurants; from star gazing at the cottage, to finding what’s on TV or playing at the movies, there’s an app for that!

Start your day with the weather WeatherEye HD free
Read the morning paper Globe2Go free (subscription)
Plan dinner Mario Cooks $10
Maybe a movie? iTv, Netflix, Flixster free
…a movie & a restaurant? Urban Spoon free
Curl up with a good book? Kindle free
…or relax with a magazine? Zinio free (subscription)
What star is that? Star Walk $3
Remember it with a 360° pic 360 Panorama $1

If your department’s faculty members or administrative staff are interested in a workshop on using iPads or iPhones at Carleton, please contact us — the iTeam is available to help.