10 must have apps for iPad running on iOS 8

By | October 27, 2014

Apple has recently unveiled its new iPad and in this event, the company has claimed that there are total 6,75,000 apps optimized for iPad in the Play Store currently. There are lot of to choose from, but some are better than other and more useful. Here I am listing 10 must have apps for iPad that are running on iOS 8.

1. Paper 


Paper is the must have app for artists and it offers the simplest way to express your ideas. This app comes with variety of pencils and brushes to select from and it offers few tools in the free version. You need to buy some others tools as in-app purchases if you get tired of the current tools it offer. You can even store lots of pictures and sketches in the different virtual notebooks available with in the app.

2. Microsoft Office


Microsoft Office is one of the powerful office suite and if you have an Office 365 subscription already then Office for iPad is a no brainer. With this you can create, view and edit the word documents on your iPad with the touch friendly versions of Word, Excel and Powerpoint. It is just an iPad compatible version of Microsoft apps and Microsoft has revamped the controls and the User Interface for Word, Excel, Powerpoint and One Drive to work continuously on your iPad.

3. Google Drive


Google drive is the popular cloud storage service which help you to have all your files with in reach from any smartphone, computer or tablet. If you want an alternate option for Office, then Google Drive is the best option. Compared to Office it is not so advanced, but it help you to create and edit the basic text documents, spreadsheets, presentations and store the photos and documents. You can access all the files stored in Google drive by just logging into your Google account.

4. Evernote


Evernote is the one of the most popular apps out for taking the notes. If you use iPad regularly in class or work, this app will neatly organize and index all the saved content. In addition to taking notes, you can also store photos, PDF files , web pages and more. You can access from anywhere, share your ideas and resources, manage your expenses and more.

5. Yahoo News digest


Yahoo News Digest offers a definitive summary of all news and the news digests are delivered twice a day. All the top stories are summarized and are presented with the key information which need to stay on top of what’s happening. The design puts the images and colors at the forefront and makes it very easy to stay up-to-date on latest news. It is available for free.

6. Netflix


Netflix is the world’s leading subscription service for watching movies and TV episodes on your iOS device. Netflix membership offers you access to the unlimited movies and TV shows on your phone. It features one of the largest content catalogs and offers more selection than its Hulu and Amazon Prime competitors. It’s subscription starts at $8.99 per month.

7. Hulu Plus


Hulu Plus is the best alternative to the Netflix and it is the best place to watch the current episodes and full seasons you love. You can buy the subscription for $7.99 per month and if you have a subscription, you can watch the most recent episodes of the most popular network and the cable TV shows right on your iPad.

8. HBO Go


HBO Go is the streaming service from HBO which allow you to enjoy the favorite HBO shows, specials, sports and documentaries. You need to subscribe for this by paying $15 and so you can stream HBO shows directly on your iPad.

9. Skype 


Skype is the world’s most popular video calling service. Enjoy the video and voice calls, instant messaging for free on your iPad.  Skype is available for free. You can call to  landlines, mobile phones and text at the discount rates.

10. Facebook


Facebook took ample time to announce its dedicated app to the iPad on the Apple Store. It is just the Facebook app, optimized to the iPad environment. It is available for free and you can download from above link.

Author: Peter Jacksonn

Peter, the most experienced in The Tech Bulletin team is a professional blogger and interested in reviewing the gadgets, giving solutions for technical queries. He covers the consumer electronics section along with latest apps and games.+Peter