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10 iOS Apps That Take It To A New Level

 This article on Make Use Of discusses Accessibility in general first saying:  ”Accessibility refers to designing in a way that allows as many people as possible to access a physical product, service, environment, and/or app at its full potential.”  Continue reading »

News from Kirkville: the iTunes guy with tips, tricks and news

Kirk McElhearn is the Ask the iTunes Guy Our good friend Kirk McElhearn is back with more great tips — he really deserves the “iTunes Guy” moniker he’s achieved. Here’s another batch of our favorites from Kirk over the past couple of weeks:

  • How to Encrypt Disk Images with Disk Utility to Protect Sensitive Files
  • Pretty Scary Security Problem with Amazon; How Is This Even Possible?
  • Do You Need to Take Screenshots of the Apple TV? Here’s How to Do It
  • Kirk McElhearn’s 10 Essential Mac Utilities
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10 more hidden features in iOS 9

BGR had previously published an article about”The 9 best new features in iOS 9,”  That article talked about:   Continue reading »

VideoSoap-iOS Video App for Audio Restoration

 VideoSoap-iOS Video App for Audio Restoration available on the App Store I see and hear it all the time. Videos that would normally hit the spot — but don’t because of poor sound quality. It’s a tough nut to crack, but VideoSoap app offers easy-to-use audio restoration for videos on the Apple iPhone and iPad. Continue reading »

The essential geo mapping outdoor nav that doesn’t have to be connected!

 Introducing Theodolite 5.0 - now with offline Outdoors maps Hunter Research and Technology has now updated its flagship augmented reality navigation app. Theodolite is a multi-function viewfinder for iPhone and iPad that combines a compass, two-axis inclinometer, rangefinder, GPS, map, nav calculator, tracker, and geo-tag photo/movie camera into one indispensable app. Uses are endless, and the app is great for hiking, boating, hunting, golf, outdoor sports, sightseeing, navigation, and finding your way around. With professional grade features, Theodolite is used extensively by surveyors, geologists, architects, engineers, competitive sportsmen, first responders, military personnel, and search and rescue workers around the world.

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Tune Sweeper 4 Now Identifies Apple Music Tracks in iTuneseeper 4 Now Identifies Apple Music Tracks in iTunes

 Tune Sweeper 4 Now Identifies Apple Music Tracks in iTunes Wide Angle Software Ltd, a company known for creation of the popular iTunes clean-up software, Tune Sweeper 4, announces an outstanding new software feature. Tune Sweeper 4 now identifies tracks from Apple Music, making it easy to see which songs will vanish from iTunes if users cancel their Apple Music subscription.

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TSpeaker – iOS Text-to-Speech App

MADE IN AMERICARochester, New York – Duo-Pisces has announced the release of Speaker 1.0 for iOS devices. Speaker is a text-to-speech app which can speak out loud any text in all the languages that iOS devices support. The text length can be either a short sentence or a lengthy story. Continue reading »

Write an inspiring message today, get it tomorrow — note to self

 iOS app, Tomorrow helps record inspiring messages today, get it tomorrow Moments of inspiration and motivation are fleeting. Paper and pen, which are quite handy, lack the spontaneity matched by these moments. The developer behind Tomorrow is pleased to announce the launch of an app that provides an easy way to record inspirational thoughts and messages which are sent to your future self.

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Ad Blockers: Real help for the most annoying thing in the world of technology — advertising

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iPad Apps InfoManager for blocking ads and offensive content In a number of studies and surveys, internet users list ‘online advertising’ as their top dislike. One survey by a few years back asked : “You know your web site sucks if . . . ” and the number ONE way to tell if a web site sucks is if there’s advertising. Because bandwidth is so precious in the mobile world, developers are waking up to this and beginning to realize how truly horrible online advertising really is.

  • Blockr – Privacy, Media and Ad Blocker for Safari
  • 1Blocker – Block ads, tracking scripts, anything
  • Weblock – AdBlock for apps and websites
  • True AdBlock for iOS is finally here!
  • Freedom – Ad Blocker
  • Clear Ad Blocker

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New WhereNotes App for Apple Watch Introduces Location-Based Notes

 New WhereNotes App for Apple Watch Introduces Location-Based Notes Juicy Bits, maker of three App Store Best of the Year award winners and two Editors’ Choice apps, released WhereNotes for iPhone and Apple Watch. WhereNotes makes it easy for users to remember photos, text, and audio recordings for a specific location and quickly recall those items when they return. It’s like having a private notebook at each place they visit.

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Today in History Launches updates for iOS and Android

 Today in History Launches updates for iOS and Android Today in History, which launched in 2009, provides users with a visual and text time capsule of what transpired on any particular day in history – everything from fascinating facts, to interesting tidbits, to “strange-but-true” trivia, and more. In total, Today in History’s database has over 150,000 historical facts, and more are added regularly by Downshift LLC staff.

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Easy Spending – Personal Finance App

Tekton Technologies has announced the release and availability of Easy Spending Expense Tracker 4.6, a major update to their comprehensive and easy-to-use money tracker for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices.

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TimeTag 5.0 Now Available – Fast Time Management for Freelancers

 TimeTag 5.0 Now Available - Fast Time Management for Freelancers Capparsa today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of TimeTag 5.0, an update to their popular productivity app developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. TimeTag is a time management tool designed for on-the-go freelancers and people who want to track their time quickly and easily. It offers simple time keeping with powerful results. Featuring the “Big Green Button,” TimeTag brings everything you would want from a timesheet just a few taps away.

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Static Music Player for iPhone and Apple Watch delivers uncluttered music!

 Listen Sound LLC releases Static Music Player for iPhone and Apple Watch Listen Sound LLC today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of Static 1.0.1, a new music player app developed for iPhone and Apple Watch that delivers never-before available features in a simple, uncluttered interface. Static works with iTunes but also enables adding music to iPhone without using iTunes at all. Files can be imported using AirDrop, Dropbox, Amazon S3, and other apps that support document browsing and sharing.

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ShutOff App

Guatemala City, Guatemala – AllPlusGT has announced the release of a complete parental control app ShutOff! It’s the first app to finally give parents what they really want: Control over the intrusions of the digital world that interrupt family time, outdoor play, and the quieter pursuits of study or sleeping. It puts an end to those upsetting times when families are together, but no one is really paying attention.  Continue reading »