MacOS, IOS y AppleWatch

By Manel Rives | Apps y utilidades sobre la plataforma MacOS, TvOS, WatchOS e iOS

How to use the app that Apple just bought and made free for everyone

Apple bought an app called Workflow on Thursday. The app automates stuff you do all the time on your iPhone and iPad and turns those tasks into a simple button.<p>But instead of killing the app, as Apple usually does when it acquires a startup, Apple made it free.<p>Basically, Workflow is like a Swiss …

iOS

50 Of The Best Writing Apps For The iPad

<b>50 Of The Best Writing Apps For The iPad</b><p>by <b>Ashley McCann</b><p>The best writing apps for iPad, like any concept of ‘best,’ is subjective and further based on …

iOS

Stanford University Launches Free Course on Developing Apps with iOS 10

Whenever Apple releases a new version of iOS, Stanford University eventually releases a course telling you how to develop apps in that environment. …

iOS

Descubre Cómo Funciona

Crea tu App en un paso<p>480interactive genera aplicaciones con código nativo iOS y Android.<br>Evita todo el proceso de programación creando …

EasilyDo brings its powerful Email app to Android

EasilyDo’s simply named “Email” application is one of the most popular productivity apps on iOS, because it closely resembles the look-and-feel of Apple’s default Mail app, but comes with more powerful features. Essentially, it feels like you’ve given the Mail app an upgrade. Now EasilyDo’s Email …

iOS

Apple reportedly testing a new Apple TV with 4K output, may launch later this year

Apple is testing a new version of the Apple TV set-top box for release ‘as soon as this year’, according to Bloomberg. The box is apparently codenamed ‘J105’ and would be an incremental upgrade over the current fourth-generation box with new internals to support output at ultra-high definition 4K …

Apple TV

Disney launches its own adult coloring book app

Adult coloring book apps are all the rage, and now Disney’s getting in on that action, too. The company has today released its own take on the genre with the launch of the Color by Disney mobile application, and app that lets wannabe artists practice their skills by coloring in templates featuring …

Apps

GarageBand on iOS is now a more capable music production suite

Apple's GarageBand is a good place to get started with recording, but it's useful for more advanced skill levels as well. The company just revealed an update to the iOS version of the app that gives the software a few more tools for tracking on the go. First, the powerful Alchemy synthesizer from …

iOS

Filmic Pro app makes it easy to color correct iPhone 7 video

If "the best camera is the one that's with you," then you always have a pretty damn good camera if you own an iPhone 7 or 7 Plus. To give you more options than Apple provides, Filmic has just released a beta version of its Pro app that lets you shoot 4K video in a "log" or flat profile, a feature …

iPhone

Astropad Studio makes iPad Pro the ultimate art tool

A couple of ex-Apple engineers released an app that turned the iPad into a drawing tablet and the reviews, especially from artists, were positive. One even said “life-changing” while others saw only a couple of limitations that could easily be worked around.<p>The creators of Astropad were concerned …

iOS

Is Apple getting Siri-ous in the face of Amazon's Alexa Echo?

Editorial<p>There's a new gold rush in tech, related to voice assistance and a voice-first interface for everything we do at home, in the car and while …

Kenwood’s DMX7704S Brings Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to Your Dashboard

The DMX7704S is a fine example of the latest generation of aftermarket car audio technology. It is a Digital Media Receiver, designed to play …

The list of smart things that use Apple HomeKit gets longer at CES

Smart Homes

Add a Windows-Style Start Menu to Your Mac's Dock

If you’ve recently switched over to macOS from Windows or you just miss the old Start menu, How-To Geek shows you how to add a similar feature to the …

10 Creativity Apps I Used the Most in 2016

I shoot my own videos, take my own photos, write my own books, and design apps. Here are the creativity apps I used the most in 2016 to do all that and why.<p>Your creativity is your ability to generate ideas that are novel and useful, whether for business, art, or other areas. However, to implement …

Apps

See how the iPhone 7 Plus stacks up against a $50,000 cinema camera

Much has been said about the need (or not) for a high-end camera when it comes to getting a cinematic look in your videos. Interchangeable lens …

How to check if your Mac supports Auto Unlock

macOS Sierra debuted a new feature called Auto Unlock that lets you get into your Mac without typing your account password, by wearing a …

iOS

The iPad Pro is a computer for everything — mostly

After a year of using iPad Pro, the pros outweigh the cons.<p>On Wednesday, MacStories's Federico Viticci published a retrospective on using the …

iOS

If you own an iPhone, you should download Apple's new troubleshooting app right now

Apple launched a new app on Tuesday for users of its products.<p>Apple Support, Apple's latest app, collects help support documents, troubleshooting tips, and direct access to repair shops like Apple Stores in one place.<p>You can download it from the US App Store right now.<p>Most of the information …

iOS

Bear is everything we wanted Notes to be

I’m in love with a note-taking app for the first time since Evernote wowed me almost a decade ago.<p>‘Bear‘ is what Notes should have been. Hell, it might be what Notes <i>still</i> aspires to be. It walks the perfect line between simple and feature-rich while offering robust options for organization, search, …

iOS

16 Free Apple Teacher Starter Guides

Earlier this school year I shared the new Apple Teacher program which gives teachers the power to earn badges and become an Apple Teacher (read the …

Education Technology

Korg brings the iconic ARP Odyssey synth to iOS

Synthesizer companies have a knack for bringing digital versions of analog gear to mobile devices so hobbyists and pros alike can get creative with ease. Earlier this year, Moog released a $30 app that brought the legendary (and massive) Model 15 to the iPad. Korg already has synth apps under its …

iOS

Periscope Producer lets you stream to Twitter from pro cameras, apps, VR

Periscope is embracing professional streaming and expanding beyond amateur content shot on phones with its new Periscope Producer feature. It allows creators to generate a special URL that they can then stream to from a wide array of devices, including professional cameras, studio editing rigs, …

Social Media

Five App lets you send messages in universal sign language

Mateusz Mach and Piotr Polański wanted to create an app to send jokey hand signs to each other. They created little animated figures that signed “I love you” or “I see you” and sent them to each other. They got 56 downloads and were about to give up when an occupational therapist named Cindy Chen …

Apps

Quantiloop Is An iPad Looper Built For Live Performance

There are a few live audio loopers available for iPad already. But, Quantiloop promises to bring the best of hardware loopers to Apple's tablet with …

Momento for iMessage turns your photos into GIFs

Although the iMessage App Store is currently dominated by sticker packs, there are a few clever apps breaking through. One such app is Momento, an iMessage-only app that automatically turns your photos from your Camera Roll into GIFs you can text to your friends. What makes the new app fun to use …

Apps

How to enable “Hey Siri” on Mac

Five years after its introduction in 2011, Siri finally made its debut on Mac with the release of macOS Sierra. Featuring much of the functionality …

Siri

Hands on with the iPhone 7 Plus’ crazy new Portrait mode

One of the most talked about features of the iPhone 7 at launch was the new Portrait mode.<p>It’s a software feature that uses the two lenses of the iPhone 7 Plus to create the look and feel of an image shot with portrait settings on a camera with a telephoto lens.<p>Simply put: a pleasing blur that …

Cameras

First Look: New LUCiD Plug-ins for Photos for Mac

• <b>LUCiD Color for Photos:</b> LUCiD Color is perfect for bringing images to life with rich, vibrant colors. LUCiD Color automatically reveals the great …

Photography