Posts tagged apps

How to get WhatsApp on Mac

WhatsApp Mac WhatsApp processed an eye watering 64 billion messages on its most successful day to date, making it one of the worlds most popular messaging platforms – but is there a way to access your WhatsApp messages via your Mac? With the official launch of the desktop app, it’s now extremely simple.

This article therefore explains how to access, send and receive messages via WhatsApp for iPhone (or Android!) via your Mac, including through third-party apps.

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12 iPhone only apps to make Android users jealous

Another list, this one from Macworld UK. I’m not sure how many of these really will make Android users jealous, but they are good apps. Continue reading »

AppAdvice/TV – Curated Video: The Best Clips Online

“Get video on demand. There are plenty of apps to find funny, interesting, or popular videos. Some are long clips, some are short clips, some are curated from YouTube, some are original content…but one thing is for sure, they are all worth watching! “

Such apps as TechTube, Fresco, Funny & Die, Popsugar, HaystackTV, Pluto, and more are listed with links.

GO http://appadvice.com/tv/collection/curated-clips-for-the-best-videos-on-the-web

5 Local Mac Backup Solutions That Aren’t Time Machine

  While Time Machine comes with every Mac, sometimes you may want features that Apple hasn’t included.

Time Machine is great for recovering individual files, but it is also nice to have a clone copy of the drive that you could boot from and it would be nice to schedule those backups as well.

Macuseof has listed 5 optional backup solutions from Free to $40 and even an off site backup.

GO http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/5-mac-backup-solutions-that-arent-time-machine/

 


440 Software

  440 Software specializes in audio software for Mac, Windows and iOS devices. Continue reading »

Axel – The Smart Download Manager for OS X

MADE IN AMERICA Bellevue, Washington – Independent developer, Chris Li has announced the release of Maxel 2.0.2, an important update to his download accelerator app for OS X. Maxel offers the ability to accelerate file downloads by using up to 100 simultaneous connections to carry the transfer load. The app offers users drag-and-drop convenience, as well as a built-in web browser, and also offers integration with popular web browsers. Continue reading »

Alarm Apps Make You Get Up

Are you one of those people who can’t get yourself out of bed until you’ve hit the snooze button a half a dozen times?

This article tells you of several alarm apps that will get you up, even if they are a little sadistic.

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Family Tree 8

Mainz, Germany – Synium Software has announced MacFamilyTree 8 – as the popular genealogy software celebrates its 18th birthday!  MacFamilyTree 8 is the right tool for every phase of your genealogical research: MacFamilyTree 8 assists you entering your data and researching your family tree, offers dozens of printable and configurable charts and reports and publishes your family tree as a book or web site with just a few clicks. Two decades of expertise went into the development of MacFamilyTree 8 and no other app is better suited for your genealogy research.  Continue reading »

Elmedia Player with AirPlay support

Frankfurt, Germany – Eltima Software has released a new version of its widely popular Elmedia Player for Mac – version 6.5. The biggest update is it supports AirPlay now. This means you can stream music and videos from any AirPlay device (Mac, iOS, Android devices) to player or you can go the other direction by streaming content from a Mac with Elmedia installed to another Mac with Elmedia or any other AirPlay app. Multiple handy options for excellent video files playback were added to new version of Elmedia Player too. Continue reading »

KitchenPad Timer Update

MADE IN AMERICA  San Francisco, California – Touch Village has announced the release of KitchenPad® Timer version 4.0 to the Apple App Store. Continue reading »

iPhone and iPad apps that make life a little easier

Apps makes tasks easier

iPad Apps InfoManager It’s spring, and time to emerge and pick up some new apps. . . today’s line-up features apps that can make some tasks easier and faster. Most are free, and very easy to use. Let us know about your favorite apps!

  • iFile Saver Pro – Internet Browser & File Manager Super Lite
  • Shake! – Your Free friendly outdoor companion
  • TotalReader Pro – The BEST eBook reader
  • Mini for Facebook – with Lock Feature
  • TASK – Time & Task for Project
  • Widget Dial – easy dialing

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Model Railroad Set for Apple TV

MADE IN AMERICA Farmers Branch, Texas – Magnin & Associates has announced its popular Model Railroad Set 1.0 (iOS) is now also available on Apple TV. Relive the childhood joy of playing with a virtual model train set.   Continue reading »

User Groups on Facebook for Weekending March 19, 2016

Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook! If you’re not already with us, please feel free to jump in . . .

  • The Open University on iTunes
  • Our press release for our 2016 donation.
  • Apple’s cloud deal with Google could be worth $600 million

It’s a good idea if you log into your Facebook account prior to reading this article. Continue reading »

ProtonMail

ProtonMail is a secure email program with end to end encryption.  This product has been released Internationally with apps for iOS and AndroidContinue reading »

8 Maps app tricks

Mac Kung Fu had this article about Apple Maps.  The Map Tricks are interesting and in some cases surprising, but they can be useful.   Continue reading »