A majority of the people on this app sound like real life incarnations of King of the Hill character Boomhauer, and I would not be too surprised if that assessment was mostly accurate. There are paid features for this app, totaling an absurd $10, you can identify people who were absent minded enough to make this mistake through their green pins identifying them on the map.Read more "CB: The Worst Mobile App I've Ever Used"
Day One has a straight-forward, and great looking app on both OS X and iOS, allowing you to add photos, geolocations, and weather to journal entries, additionally providing synchronization between devices by using your iCloud or Dropbox accounts so your posts show up the same regardless of which device you using to create, or subsequently revisiting your entries.Read more "Day One"
Just a quick heads up that my iOS photo editor of choice, Snapseed by Nik Software, is now available as a free download through the iTunes App Store.Read more "Snapseed for iOS now free"
InstaCRT is an iPhone app that lets you upload photos taken on your iPhone and sends you back a dSLR capture of the image as shown on a 1″ CRT display — dubbed “the world’s first real world camera filter”Read more "InstaCRT – Real World Camera Filter"
Developer Loud Crow Interactive has created this adaptation of the timeless “A Charlie Brown Christmas” special in an iPad friendly format. Impressed with conventional books on the iPad, and the well accepted quality of iPad video, I’ll definitely pick this up for myself. Say what you will about Christmas hype – I’ll always love watching this, and the animated […]Read more "A Charlie Brown Christmas for iPad"
The most fun I’ve had working for any company was during my time with Apple, Inc. Thanks Steve, for the culture you created there – and the inspiration you leave behind.Read more "Steve Jobs (1955-2011)"
Longtime Internet radio mainstay SomaFM have recently launched a native player to the Mac OS X App Store, while they do also maintain an iOS app, as well as Android and Palm devices, this app is designed for streaming from the computers running the desktop flavor Mac OS X. Grab it in the next day or […]Read more "SomaFM OS X App Free for Limited Time"
CarTrip from Griffin Technologies provides ODB-ii to iOS connectivity to view car diganostic information from iPhone and iPad devicesRead more "Nerd out on OBD-II Car Data in iOS"
eLoyalty, a company that builds tools and services for call centers, has created a system that compiles personality profiles of each individual caller and matches them with a customer service representative who works best with that personality type. The system is based on a methodology NASA used [the Process Communication Model] to weed out astronaut […]Read more "Personality Profiling & Customer Service"
As reported on MacDailyNews and the FinancialTimes today, the BBC is planning on releasing its popular iPlayer as a standalone / subscription-based app for the iOS operating system that powers Apple’s iPhone and iPad devices. Between Benji B, The Essential Mix, and Tim Westwood (purely for comedic value) the ability to backtrack old shows at […]Read more "BBC iPlayer bound for iOS"
I was fortunate to get an opportunity to see one of these in use a few years ago when Björk came to play at The Fox Theater here in Atlanta, and was blown away by the Reactable as a mutli-touch, purposeful sampling and sound generating tool. The company who has developed the full table has […]Read more "Reactable iPhone/iPad App Available"
BERG London experiments with long exposure to perform light-painting with iPadsRead more "Light Painting with iPads"
After months of waiting after being teased with the possibility of an iPhone based NetFlix solution after the demos at this years WWDC, the company today made the app available for download through the iTunes App Store for all those who are sans iPad. SFGate has posted a rather in depth overview, which I highly recommend reading […]Read more "NetFlix iPhone App Launched"
A free album of iPhone produced music from Eskmo, Starkey, Exillon, and Jneiro Jarel, all written using the DopplerPad iOS AppRead more "Download: Outer Spaces EP (iPhone-Made Music)"