Frankly, I have mostly not considered my iPad as a tool for accessing files from anywhere other than the web or occasionally a pdf or two from Dropbox to read on the plane. Apple apparently does not think this crucial need for road warriors is essential enough to provide such a tool in the built-in apps list.  So the prospects of finding, opening, editing, saving and later retrieving any given text, rich text, pdf or html page on my iPad has just not been …

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....and she won't leave home without it.

This Christmas will mark two years since we gave my mom a gift she swore she “did not want, did not need and would not be able to make it work.” She was most adamant about it. We didn’t listen. I don’t know how many times she has thanked us for insisting over her persistent objections. I have to credit my wife–a Luddite if there ever was one, and proud of it. But she had seen the techs at work using their iPads and …

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You’ll be shocked to learn that there was absolutely NO shopping activity from this household on Black Friday–a day upon which those who have the day before given thanks for all that they have are driven by an incomprehensible consumptive urges to go out and buy more. (And you want it delivered to your house in 3o minutes, get Amazon Prime Air…I’m not making this up!) It seems like it ought to be a day upon which you are compelled to give stuff away, …

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