Stupid Apps : Bad Driver Database

 Stupid Apps : Bad Driver Database Of all the apps out there, this one definitely deserves to be in the STUPID APPS department. Here you can waste your time for absolutely nothing, and nobody will care! Here’s the official press release

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WritePad Pro 1.4 features Improved Note-Taking

 PhatWare releases WritePad Pro 1.4 - Featuring Improved Note-Taking PhatWare has rolled out the latest WritePad Pro 1.4, the advanced word processing, note-taking, and handwriting recognition app for iPhone and iPad. WritePad Pro 1.4 features numerous improvements, all of which are based on feedback we received from WritePad users. Continue reading »

Auto-eject (or ‘Jettison’) your disks before your Mac sleeps

MADE IN AMERICA  Jettison 1.4.1 - Auto-eject your disks before your Mac sleeps St. Clair Software is pleased to announce the immediate release of Jettison 1.4.1 for Mac OS X. This update improves the logic for ejecting and remounting all disks, with specific improvements for SD cards and flash drives. It also delivers user interface refinements and support for Yosemite’s “dark mode.”

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Introducing Nav Camera: Photos and Movies with Geolocation Data Overlays

MADE IN AMERICA  Introducing Nav Camera: Photos and Movies with Geolocation Data Overlays Nav Camera uses the proven navigation, augmented reality, and image processing engines from Theodolite to create an app that focuses on photogaphy and video recording with data overlays. The app has been crafted with attention to detail, and benefits from over five years of development and testing heritage, along with real world usage by surveyors, geologists, architects, engineers, competitive sportsmen, first responders, military personnel, and search and rescue workers around the world.

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Cloud Server For Printing From Smart Devices

MADE IN AMERICA  Pocket Watch, LLC. Reveals Cloud Server For Printing From Smart Devices Pocket Watch has announced the availability of its new ActivePrint Cloud Server Powered by Raspberry Pi. With this small standalone box almost any USB printer or available network printer will become compatible with iPhones, iPads, and Android devices. This is done by making each printer available through AirPrint, ActivePrint Cloud Print, and Google Cloud Print services simultaneously.

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Rhythm Studio 1.10 for iOS Puts Recording Studio at Your Fingertips

MADE IN AMERICA Rhythm Studio 1.10 for iOS Puts Recording Studio at Your Fingertips Pulse Code has updated its premier universal electronic music making app, Rhythm Studio. The latest update to Rhythm Studio includes core audio enhancements.

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User Groups on Facebook for Week Ending September 6

This week’s subject on UG’s Facebook pages are listed below.  If you know of any user groups on Facebook that aren’t mentioned, please let us know.  This week we saw:

[_]  September 9 Apple Event
[_]  Watch the Keynote stream live
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5 Siri Tips and Tricks

From LifeHacker:  ”Here are five ways to get Siri working harder for you. “  Continue reading »

New Folx downloader

Frankfurt, Germany – Eltima Software has released a new version of their Folx download manager that includes much anticipated torrents downloading features. Continue reading »

10 Tools to Create Social Media Graphics

 This story by Paul Chaney appears on the PracticalEcommerce web site.  It offers 10 tools to help you enter the visual social web quickly and easily.   Continue reading »

Vortex 1.3

MADE IN AMERICA Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – TastyApps has announced Vortex 1.3, continuing the productivity Vortex beta introduced to the Mac, with a new streamlined stable interface and more customizing options. Vortex brings a new level productivity to the Mac. Dozens of Actions for the things you do most are instantly available via Drag N Drop or shortcut keys. You can quickly convert image or audio files, translate text or emails, add images and files to emails, compress or uncompress archives, and uninstall applications.   Continue reading »

Pando Calendar Replacement?

 Recently on the iMacChat mailing list the following question was asked:   Continue reading »

Yacha – The viral messenger creates havoc in LA and Dubai

MADE IN AMERICA  Yacha - The viral messenger creates havoc in LA and Dubai There is a new slick and powerful messaging platform called Yacha that has attracted strong growth in LA and Dubai in its first few days since launch. The free, feature rich application creates truly multimedia messages from audio, text, drawings, photos and video, in any combination, which can be sent as a single message.

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PaintCode 2.1 adds support for Swift programming language

MADE IN AMERICA  PaintCode 2.1 adds support for Swift programming language PixelCut has released PaintCode 2.1, adding support for the new Swift programming language to its popular developer tool. PaintCode is a unique vector drawing app that generates Objective-C or Swift code in real time, acting as a bridge between developers and graphic designers. Continue reading »

QuickerTek Brings Fast 802.11AC Wireless to Apple MacBook Air or Pro

MADE IN AMERICA  QuickerTek Brings Fast 802.11AC Wireless to Apple MacBook Air or Pro 802.11 ac wireless is fast – as much as twice the speed of the previous 802.11 n wireless of the built-in MacBook wireless card. This high-speed wireless provides streaming video, video conferencing with no hiccups, fast media file downloads and nearly instant web browsing.

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