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Hotels.com is a good way to find and book hotels for trips, and this app puts a nice HD interface on the process. You search for the dates and destinations of interest and the app presents the available hotels in a format that makes it easy to decide what's best.
Once you decide on a hotel you can book the room right inside the app. This app is a must-have for frequent travelers.
Sports fans need to grab this app right now. It pulls a wealth of information, including video clips, about all of the user's favorite teams. It presents it in a good format for keeping up on the local teams.
You can enable notifications so you'll always get the latest information in real time.
Keeping up with current events and finding interesting things to read is a great way to use the iPad. The popular apps like Flipboard and Zite are nice, but this app has a twist that makes following the news really cool.
While the app pulls news of interest from popular online sources, it also lets you connect to your Twitter account. This lets you pull news that is being read by the people you follow on Twitter. You click on a friend's Twitter avatar and instantly see the news articles that your friend is reading.
The news is presented in an attractive format that takes full advantage of the iPad display.