Oprah Winfrey believes that the iPad is among the most significant pieces of technology in recent times. If you are new to the device, you may not know how to decide which features would be useful and how the device can make your life easier. Keep reading for some great shortcuts and other advice on using your iPad.

Have you accidentally launched a noisy app? You can quickly mute the volume by pressing the volume-down button. If you need a mute button, change your settings so your lock orientation button becomes a mute button.

Apple iPad manuals only come in electronic form. Apple doesn’t include manuals with their products in order to maintain a minimalistic image.

Does your email notification drive you crazy? There is a way that you can eliminate this noise. Go to the settings and tap on general. Select Sounds under the General heading. Here, you can …