MacOS, IOS y AppleWatch

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

Popular Sleep Cycle iPhone App Expands to Apple Watch With 'Snore Stopper' and Haptic Wake Up Features

Sleep Cycle, a popular and highly downloaded alarm clock and sleep tracking app available for the iPhone, today announced a new Apple Watch app that introduces more features for an even better waking up experience. With the Sleep Cycle for Apple Watch, Sleep Cycle users can enable "snore stopper" …

Sleep

Animatron lets you create awesome videos with little know-how

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access to this animation studio for $49.99.<p>When you have something to sell or a message to get across, video is your friend. Animatron Studio Pro is an innovative platform that lets you create captivating animations without any special design skills. Used by the likes of …

GIF Animations

The 5 biggest announcements from the Apple education event

Apple took its annual spring event out of California and hosted it at a high school in Chicago this year, promising to focus its newest products toward the education market that’s been dominated by Google and Microsoft. The keynote was condensed into just one hour, most of which revolved around all …

Education Technology

Alphabet's Outline lets you run your own self-hosted VPN for free

Jigsaw, an incubator that’s part of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge.<p>As an initiative from the human-rights-focused Jigsaw, Outline is being billed as a tool to help journalists …

VPNs

Linea Sketch 2.0 adds Split View, Drag & Drop, plus loads of new illustrator features

Linea is easily one of the best iPad apps to use with Apple Pencil, and today The Iconfactory is shipping version 2.0 which starts with a refreshed name: Linea Sketch. Linea Sketch 2 includes new multitasking features, loads of new tools for illustrating and note-taking, and much more.<p>For …

These apps will help you make the most out of your Apple TV

The Apple TV may not have topped our list of the best streaming boxes you can buy, but it’s still a great product, especially if you’re all-in on the …

Smart TV

Best Apps to Edit RAW Photos on Your iPhone

If you've been looking to get more out of your iPhone photography, shooting RAW is a great way to do that. It preserves all info coming out of the …

Apple publishes new ‘Families’ webpage with parental control tips & tricks

Apple is facing increased pressure from investors to do more to curb technology addiction and to give parents more control over how their kids use Apple products. Seemingly in response to those concerns, Apple today has launched a new “Families” page on its website, outlining what parents can do to …

How to Grab Screenshots and Video From Apple TV Using Your Mac

Apple doesn't go out of its way to advertise the fact, but it's perfectly possible to connect a Mac to a fourth-generation Apple TV or later and grab screenshots and video output from the set-top box. In this article, we'll show you how it's done.<p>Note that this method can't be used to record …

14 Educational Apps to Teach Kids Coding

In today's post we are sharing with you this collection of interesting iPad apps to help kids and young learners learn the basics of coding. They …

iPad Apps

This app uses machine learning and AR to teach you how to draw

For some people drawing comes naturally. But, if you’re anything like me, your stick figures look like misshapen horrors for whom death would surely be a relief. Enter Sketch AR: the AI-powered app that aims to make you a better artist regardless of your current skill.<p>The idea is pretty simple: you …

Cubify Draw en App Store

Infinite, 3D printable content made simple - with the touch of a finger.<p>With Cubify Draw, you can scribble on your iPad and 3D print what you …

Big Announcement: Adobe Spark Free for Students of All Ages

A few years ago I was searching for free, easy-to-use creation tools for students that were compatible with multiple devices. I was getting ready to …

Education Technology

Swift Playgrounds 2.0 Adds Playground Subscriptions, New Robots, More

Apple on Wednesday released an update to their popular Swift Playgrounds app. The update, version 2.0, brings new features such as playground …

These are the best apps for your new Mac of 2017

New Mac? Start here<p>Whether you’re unwrapping your first Mac, or getting an upgrade, you’ll need some apps for your new computer. We’re here to help, with some of our best picks to get you started.<p><i>We've rounded up our favorite and most-used apps and utilities for the technology we use every day.</i> …

Apps

Twingle, un completo servicio móvil para la planificación de eventos

Si bien muchas personas usan la función de eventos de Facebook para crear sus propios eventos, esta función está lejos aún de estar a la altura de …

CARROT Weather app update brings all new UI, customization, speech, and more to Apple Watch

CARROT Weather has released a new update today that includes some major changes for its Apple Watch app along with some new features for iPhone and iPad.<p>CARROT Weather is the highly popular app that delivers forecasts and more with a hilariously snarky disposition. The developer, Grailr is known …

A collection of the best apps for your Apple smart watch

<i>The Apple smart watch is a nifty piece of wearable tech perfectly optimized for the on the go lifestyle. The following are the best apps for iOS</i> …

Former Apple engineering director launches RAW Power photo editor for iOS

With the release of iOS 10, Apple harnessed the growing power and advancing optics of iPhones and iPads by introducing RAW image capture support. Users wishing to edit their RAW photos on iOS have been left with few options, however. Now, a former Apple engineering director is aiming to help …

SnapType makes it easy for kids with learning disabilities to do their homework

Sometimes the simplest ideas make the biggest difference. Take SnapType, for example. Created by a husband and wife team – Ben and Amberlynn Slavin – this app lets kids take pictures of their homework and simply type in answers instead of having to hand-write them.<p>Amberlynn, a pediatric …

Teaching

Wallpaper Weekends: Unsplash Wallpapers App for macOS

Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high-quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Mac, and Apple Watch.<p>As …

Mac App Store
Teaching

6 awesome augmented reality apps making waves in the market

Augmented Reality (AR) is nothing new. However, the recent Apple iOS update and iPhone announcement are certainly going to help make this immersive format more mainstream.<p>Nowadays, the latest advancements in the tech world are being brought directly to the everyday mobile user with all kinds of …

Una app que transforma el iPhone en un estetoscopio

Carlos Tolaba, ingeniero biomédico, es uno de los responsables por la empresa copernicusdevelops.com, creada por un grupo de emprendedores que ha …

This iPad synthesizer lets you play almost any sound

SyndtSphere may be just about the most flexible music instrument ever. It is also an iPad app. Klevgränd’s SyndtSphere can be a piano, a violin, a flute, a bass, but it can also be anything in-between. If you ever struggled to find the exact sound you wanted out of a synthesizer, then should try …

App Store

The highly-rated Sky Guide iOS app free for first time in years (Reg. $3+)

The extremely popular Sky Guide: View Stars Night or Day on iOS is now available for <b>free</b>. Regularly as much as $4, this is the first time we have seen the app go free since 2015. Rated 4+ stars from over 40,000 users.<p><b>iOS Universal:</b> Sky Guide: View Stars Night or Day: <b>FREE</b> (Reg. $3)<p>iTunes $100 gift …

Apple could guide you around your city using augmented reality

ARKit is one of the biggest changes in iOS 11. Under the hood, Apple is about to transform the iPhone into a very capable augmented reality device. Felix Lapalme‏ has been looking at assets in the Maps app package to find out if the company is going to leverage augmented reality for turn-by-turn …

Augmented Reality

Lonely Planet presenta app de viajes al estilo Instagram

<b>Lonely Planet</b> ha presentado ahora una app, de momento solo en iTunes, para los amantes de un buen viaje.<p>Se trata de <b>Trips</b>, una app con diseño …

Hologram, un programa para crear escenarios de Realidad Virtual

Y si hace pocos días hablamos de styly, una plataforma que nos permite crear mundos para aplicarlos en la Realidad Virtual, hoy le damos un espacio a …