There are plenty of silly games available for iPad. You could waste hours of each day playing them. Trying word games may be a better idea, especially if you are interested in improving your vocabulary skills. Trying a crossword puzzle or word game in your spare time is certainly not a bad idea. Thanks to apps such as Crosswords for iPad, you don’t have to rely on paper magazines and newspapers to get your hands on new puzzles everywhere you go.
The above video gives you a quick overview of how Crosswords for iPad works. It gives you access to plenty of free U.S and UK puzzles. You can get hints, clues, and solutions to puzzles. Plenty of puzzle sources are included, including NY Times Classic Crossword, Village Voice, The Independent, and more. This application works on iPhones and iPads. It will set you back $9.99 but if you love crossword puzzles, this app has you covered.[via]