Goodies for iPad and iPhone

Amazon Cloud Drive

Cloud storage from Amazon, also known as Amazon Cloud Drive Photos.

Box

Cloud storage that works with everything, includine Windows XP!

Dropbox

Free, synced cloud storage for all of your platforms.

Duolingo

Easy, free way to learn a language

Evernote

A great note-taking and organizing app that lets you use your content on any platform.

Facetime

Apple's video chat program works well, but just with Apple platforms.

Google Drive

Feature-rich cloud storage service with a generous free level.

Google Earth

The ultimate interactive globe.

Google Hangouts

Hangouts includes messaging, video and audio calls, group chats, file sharing and more.

OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive)

Microsoft's cloud storage offers generous free storage and integrates with MS Office apps.

Pandora

Make your own streaming channels from a song or artist "seed."

Pocket

Save a page for later -- and access it from any of your devices!

Skype

Phone calls, audio and video chats, and instant messaging, and it's mostly free!

Slacker Radio

Streaming music, plus news, sports "stations."

Songza

Streaming music with "concierge" to suggest channels.

Spotify

Streaming music and social sharing.