Posts tagged iPad

Apple’s ‘lappable’ iPad Pro concept is far from laughable

Found this piece a good read if you’r planning on considering an iPad Pro as your next “laptop” . . .
      “Lapable” is not a word I would ordinarily use, save for the fact that Apple’s applied it to the new iPad Pro nine-incher.

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Archisketch 2.01 Adds Apple Pencil & Creative Cloud Support

London, United Kingdom – Urban Design Ltd. has announced the release of Archisketch 2.01 for iOS, now with support for the Apple Pencil, Adobe Creative Cloud, smart one- and two-point perspectives, “Share Extension” and other advancements to the scale-aware sketching app for Architects and designers.  Continue reading »

23 essential apps to install on your new iPad or iPhone

This article from Macworld UK starts off by listing apps that are for UK video.  Not likely to be of interest to our readers.  But there are several that will be interesting.   Continue reading »

Major Update to Pixelmator for Mac

Vilnius, Lithuania – The Pixelmator Team has introduced Pixelmator 3.5 Canyon, a major update to its full-featured, powerful, and fast image editor for Mac. Pixelmator 3.5 Canyon brings an incredibly smart Quick Selection Tool, a Magnetic Selection Tool that automatically snaps to object edges, a powerful Pixelmator Retouch extension for the Photos app, and more. Pixelmatr 3.5 Canyon is available as a free upgrade from the Mac App StoreContinue reading »

60 best free iPhone games

MacWorldUK has posted this article on their website. David Price starts off by saying:

“Looking for the best free iPhone games? We’ve rounded up 60 of our favorites: from driving games to sports sims, from puzzle games to shooters, these are the best free iPhone games available to humanity. …”

“Of course, free games aren’t always the bargain they seem – you should look out for games crammed with annoying in-app payments and adverts, and various other irritations. … is the worst thing in the history of gaming: a rant’ and ‘Why apps need to be more expensive’.) And if you have kids, make sure they know about the dangers and expenses of in-app purchases – we’d recommend the use of parental controls to avoid an unpleasant bill…”



Mug Musings : interesting snippits from the world 1605-30

InfoManager : what's new online Some interesting snippits in the online world of user groups — week ending on 1605-28 (05/28/2016). It’s obvious that UG members are staying on top of things — a great way to learn, associated with an organization of like minds . . . .

  • Apple’s New San Fran Store Indoors Feels Like Outdoors
  • Here’s what the ‘i’ in iPhone means
  • Bob “Dr Mac” Levitus at LIMac
  • Vintage and obsolete products
  • Change your passwords!
  • Just around the corner

CAUTION You must be logged into Facebook for many of the following links. Beware also that many of these pages will have spam, pop-ups, stalkers, predators and possible drive-by malware.

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Mug Musings : Adobe Launches Spark: Visual Storytelling Apps for Everyone

InfoManager : what's new online Once upon a time you had to have specialized help to publish your ideas, stories or books. You needed a good camera or a photographer. You needed a designer knowledgable about layout and typography, and you needed a person knowledgable in the method of publishing you needed. Then came desktop publishing, and millions of people became publishers. Now, Adobe erases the last vestiges of specialization. Now, millions of people will do their own for better or worse. It’s free for the time being.

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FileMaker 15 launches with a focus on mobile

FileMaker Pro According to iMore, Apple subsidiary FileMaker has launched its FileMaker 15 Platform, which allows businesses of any size to create custom app solutions for their needs.

FileMaker 15 Platform puts a major emphasis on mobile, and iPhone and iPad custom apps developed with the platform can now utilize features like app extensions and sharing files with cloud services. FileMaker 15 also supports iBeacons, allowing you to get location data from custom apps, as well as FileMaker WebDirect, which lets you access your custom apps from the web.


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 »

Apple InfoManager: iTuns taking your songs? China, iPhones, new Pencil, WWDC’16

UGNN InfoManager news all about Apple and Apple computers The closer we get to summer, the hotter the rumors get … plus this almost-new buzz about iTunes removing (stealing) your songs and yes, WWDC is on its wy . . .

  • As iPhone Sales Slow, Apple Drops $1 Billion on Uber’s Biggest Rival in China
  • After LAUSD iPad program failure, Apple’s help spurs success in other schools
  • Apple Doesn’t Give Up, Wants to Make the Pencil Better than the Surface Pen
  • The MacBook mess: Or, why it’s so hard to choose an Apple laptop
  • iPhone 7: 11 things to expect before its September release date
  • Apple Acknowledges iTunes Music Deletion, Prepares Fix
  • WWDC 2016: what to expect from iOS 10 and OS X 10.12
  • Apple Inc. Set For Biggest Pivot In History
  • How to Find Which Files iTunes Has Deleted

CAUTION ALERT, Most of the sites with cyber news unfortunately include stalker links, predators and possible click-wear. Be very careful what you click! firefox reader mode LOOK FOR the Firefox ‘READER’ icon in the address window to read the articles without the risks!

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Mug Musings : interesting snippits from the world 1605-09

InfoManager : what's new online Fun surfing and meeting new people, discovering unknown stuff, and catching up with old friends. This is a lot of fun, it’s just too bad you can’t make a living at it . . . .

  • Here’s why Apple’s partnership with SAP is amazingly strategic and smart
  • 30 must-know secrets and shortcuts for your Apple TV
  • How to prune your friend’s list on Facebook
  • David Harned , proud daddy …
  • Podcasters voice grievances
  • Got Spotify? Hate the ads?
  • and … a courageous note from Tom Negrino

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CurbAppeal brings Real Estate photography to the iPhone

CurbAppeal brings Real Estate photography to the iPhone Designers and photographers may be looking for a little extra income — this may be the opportunity to bring in some of those real estate clients and boost the biz! Time to sell? Spring real estate markets firing up … time to sell!

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Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam – Number One Application Co., Ltd. has announced the release of MovieShop 1.5, an update to their popular video editing tool that has brought mobile movie montage to a completely new level. MovieShop is a full-scale professional editing center at an extremely accessible price. Continue reading »

PhotoCards by Bill Atkinson

MADE IN AMERICA  I just watched Leo Laport‘s interview with Bill Atkinson.  The interview in 2 parts was done on TWiT‘s Triangulation podcast.   Continue reading »

Free iOS Mobile Game brings Fun to the US Presidential Race

 A New iOS Mobile Game to Bring Fun to the US Presidential Race LumEnrich Inc. today is proud to announce the release and immediate availability of Clash of Candidates 2016, their fun new game title developed for iOS and Android devices. Clash of Candidates 2016 lets players support their favorite presidential candidate by piloting the candidate to victory in a classic dots and boxes game.

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