It is amazing the number of technological advances in recent years. It went from computers so large they filled a whole room, to mobile phones that have Internet access. Technology gets better every day. The iPad is a device that proves technology really has advanced. The advice that follows will show you how great this device is.
You do not have to use the camera roll icon to see the picture or the video you just took. Try swiping your finger to the right to see your video or picture. Swipe left in a continuous motion to see prior photos.
The iPhone charger was NOT build for the iPad. Your iPhone does not have the same wattage as the iPad and it can be detrimental to the health of your iPhone charger to do so. If you charge with your iPhone charger, it will take a lot longer to get a full iPad battery. Instead, use the charging cables that came with your iPad.
A lot of people find it hard to type on tablets, but it gets easier the more you do it. A simple way to enter text is to use the speech dictation function. Simply depress the HOME button two times. Following that, you will tap on the microphone icon. After you have dictated your piece, tap the icon one more time and your text will display.
You should know what kind of care an iPad needs. Start by keeping it away from direct sunlight and do not leave it inside a hot car. Heat degrades battery performance. Also, make sure that you do not put it any place where it will come in contact with liquids. You should buy a cover that is padded to provide further protection for the device.
If you would rather not have Google as a default search engine, that can be changed. Access Safari and then Search Engine from the Settings menu. You can now decide to use other search engines like Bing if you prefer.
With technology today, there are so many options. If you choose to use an iPad, you need to learn all about it. The piece above is just a starting place, so it pays to continue learning.