Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

PadPressed, a plug-in for website platform WordPress, can make any WordPress site function like a native iPad app. The plug-in allows readers to "swipe to advance" -- navigating to next or previous articles using finger motions; switch between categories by touching a large icon associated with the categories instead of using dropdown menus or text links; and share content via e-mail and built-in social networking options like Twitter and Facebook. The plug-in also makes the website "accelerometer aware," so that it can switch between landscape and portrait modes depending on the orientation of the iPad. Users can set a featured category on their home page that will allow readers to swipe through featured articles or simply see them autoplay at the top of the page. In ...