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Is there any app that keeps track of time spent on iPad?

This is currently not possible without jailbreaking the device. If you're jailbroken, you can use App Analytics. This app tracks how long an app is active for, as well as the number of times the app ...
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Browser on Apple devices such as iPads which support flash games and flash websites?

Puffin Web Browser is the one that I use regularly. Not only it supports Flash, but also it has an embedded proxy, so that you can browse the internet anonymously, or even bypass censorship if your ...
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Is there any app that keeps track of time spent on iPad?

iOS 12 introduces a new feature called Screen Time which does exactly this. With Screen Time, you can see how often you pick up your iOS device, which apps you're using, which apps are sending the ...
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Background playback YouTube app for iOS

One option is to purchase Youtube Premium. The other option that works on iPhones is to use Firefox browser. Here's how to do it on iPhone. First of all download Firefox browser for iOS. Then ...
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Background playback YouTube app for iOS

I know it’s kinda weird to answer your own question, but looking up Tubex again brought me to Tubextreme ($2.99), which seems to be relatively full-featured (and also has a great UI). It satisfies a ...
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Jailbreak tweak to enable split-screen multitasking on iPad Air

Well there are a lot of multitasking tweaks out there you can use. i will list a couple of them below and see what fits you right. The first tweak i liked is multiplexer.The tweak blends ...
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App or software to show students live step by step in Math?

If using Zoom is not an option, using sidecar is a great option if you're on a Mac. It allows you to use your iPad as a second display and can use whatever software you'd like, draw on apps like ...
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Playing videos from iPad to a Windows PC's display

I suggest you buy an Apple TV. It outputs HDMI, and you can get a refurbished one as low as $50. Macs, iPads and iPhones can stream to an Apple TV, audio and video. There are software applications to ...
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Gratis program to use my iPad as a second monitor for my Windows computer

You can use spacedesk: gratis for personal use requires the computer and the iPad to be in the same network (e.g., same Wi-Fi network) also works for Android good ratings on Play store and iOS App ...
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Math writing tablet apps instead of LaTeX

I'd pick up markdown. It's a much easier formatting language and LaTeX can be generated from it, e.g. with pandoc. I am using Emacs as a markdown and LaTeX editor (with AucTeX), but agree that it's ...
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iOS App for measuring rotation/attitude of the device

You should try out the iDemonstrate app by Daniel Amitay, which has the following to say about itself: iDemonstrate is a clean and simple iOS app which elegantly demonstrates all of the features, ...
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App to replace my physical notepad?

The app that comes to mind first is Penultimate, however it seems to be limited to iPads only. Another option is to get a surface pro and use the accompanying stylus with the Microsoft OneNote ...
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A tool to export images (photos) in a folder hierarcy on iOS

I use Readdle's Documents 5. Its free and feature full not just for photos but all kind of documents. Also works as extension to other apps and with cloud when you want to.
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office app for ios to sync directly with windows

I think DocumentsToGo does exactly this. It features opening and editing of Office formats for Word, Excel and Powerpoint. It has both a free and a premium version. Unfortunately the Premium version ...
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iOS: app to maintain/restore wifi connections?

The Skype iOS app uses the VOIP service in iOS which maintains a constant connection even when the device is idle to receive Skype calls. Alternatively, the Facebook and Facebook Messenger apps misuse ...
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Offline survey app with embedded audio and images

You should take a look at the Surveypal. Surveypal has mobile app called Surveypal Go which is currently running version 0.1, but will be upgraded to 1.0 in next few weeks. The 1.0 version will be ...
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Use a phone as a mic

Here is an open source option: Microphone. From the description: This microphone just feeds audio from the phone's mic right out of its speaker, which means you get a horrible screeching ...
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Which tool makes transliteration of Hebrew words for documents?

There is a web-based Automatic Hebrew Transliteration utility that will transliterate or transcribe Hebrew words into Roman letters readable by English speakers. If you can open your docx document and ...
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Framework or libraries for dynamic, cross-platform GUI development (preferably in C#)?

You could try React Native. You are supposed to be able to do anything using it that you could do using JavaScript. It does use JavaScript and not C#, but it would allow for cross-platform ...
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Record iPad screen using Windows

How-To Geek recommends LonelyScreen. I tried it today and it's really easy to set up. To record a screen, click the carat in the lower-right corner to open the recording toolbar, then click the big ...
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Omnivorous video player for iPad

VLC VLC for iOS is a new edition of the venerable cross-platform video-playing software. Famous for playing a wide variety of video formats.
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Notetaking / iPad Pro / Pencil / no Cloud

You could try Nebo the handwriting-to-text converter. It allows you to convert handwritten notes to text, and to export handwritten/converted texts to HTML, PDF, Word, or CSV. For cloud-sync options,...
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