What would you do if you were allowed to spend the day with Apple co-founder, and all around cool guy, Steve “The Woz” Wozniak? Well, of you’re Riyahh, Saudia Arabian resident Waseef Akhtar, you write a book about it and self-publish it via iBooks.
CatPig Studios recently updated their Radium Internet radio app for the Mac, and I thought I’d take a look at it. I’ll admit, I had never tried Radium, but after giving it a try, I’ll be a steady listener.
Keeping my notes centralized in my workspace, and quickly accessible is critical to my workflow. Ideally for Mac is a new, quick way to take notes on the fly.
Conojo for iPad at it’s simplest form, is a virtual whiteboard for writing and drawing ideas. Unlike other drawing apps, Conojo takes things a step further with it’s unique suite of features.
The simplicity and ease that comes with using the PhotoMagic Pro application makes it a home run; just a few clicks and images are literally transformed.
With the recent release of Plants vs. Zombies 2, defense games with the same style of gameplay and similar controls are looking to build off that success and popularity. Developer, Javier Aznar first released Shark Attack in 2011 and introduced a strategy game that a lot of people would quickly pick up on given the surging options and popularity of defense games on the app store. The release of Shark Attack 2 introduces 50 all new levels through 5 worlds and 18 different fish to choose from to defend your territory.
Technology has trained us to write with our thumbs on a touch screen, or with out fingers, clicking away on a keyboard. Now, those who prefer the “old-fashioned” way, can take notes on an iPad or iPhone like they would with pen and paper.
It’s a real pain to keep your devices synced. Sure, you can use iCloud to keep your iOS devices and your Mac all synced nicely, but what if you don’t trust “the cloud,” or what about non-Apple devices like a Sony PSP, or an Android phone? Enter SyncMate.
Within the My Nutrition application users can search foods, view nutritional information and add items to a favorites list, avoid list, or an other list utilizing the free version of the app.
The Grove Bamboo Backs are a simple sheet of real bamboo, hand smoothed and cut by a top notch team in Oregon. Available for iPad, iPad mini, and MacBook Pro/Air, the bamboo back adds a classic, real wood touch to your Apple device.
As you may know, Parallels Desktop is a favorite around the MacTrast homestead. It allows you to run Windows on your Mac quickly and easily, allowing copy and paste, and drag and drop functionality between the two operating systems. With Parallels Desktop 8, the ease and convenience has been taken up a notch.
BillGuard, the top finance app in the App Store, is both beautiful in function and beautiful in design. A clean and simple interface leads the charge, pun intended, for users to easily manage their credit/debit cards and bank accounts. If you are a financial hound about keeping up with each individual transaction, BillGuard provides an intuitive way to help you watch all of your personal expenses. It’s the real deal.
Sharemate for Mac takes the extra work out of sharing files through Dropbox. While power users know the tricks to share files without the additional app, the typical user will find Sharemate to be a great tool to smooth out the process.
Fun to play with a simple concept, Dive for Life ($0.99 in the App Store) is an excellent game for both adult and adolescent gamers, providing ample challenge and engagement for players. Overview Upon launching Dive for Life for the…
An app like Apple Maps or Yelp can help you find something if you know what you’re in the mood for, what if you want to be surprised? Or, what if you’re a lousy touchscreen typist like I am, wouldn’t it be cool to find the closest restaurant or theater without having to type even one character?
Have you gotten used to Apple’s Maps app but still miss the street view from Google Maps? “Streets” brings back street view to your iOS device, and also gives you some other views you may not have seen before.