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Tydlig: An Incredible Alternative Calculator for iPad

Tydlig is the calibre of calculator goodness that the iPad canvas deserves. Most of its graphical and scientific functions are more powerful than I ever have need for — but even a layman like me can appreciate how beautifully it blends calculations with the free-form flexibility of a whiteboard.<p>I …

Your Google Reader Feeds and Folders Are Safe

Inside Flipboard / July 2, 2013<p><b>See the update below.</b><p>There were reports this morning that the preservation of feeds from Google Reader, which was …

Skitch For iOS Updated: One Of The Best Annotation Apps Just Got Better

• Adjustable Canvas automatically expands the edges of your workspace to make room for additional annotations<br>• Skitch’s arrows get an update to make the …

Gesture-Based Get-Things-Done Email App Boxer Finally Gets Full IMAP Support

Boxer, the gesture-based get-things-done email app developed by Taskbox, has just received a small yet significant update. The latest update to Boxer …

Save space on your Mac hard drive: Delete user cache files [OS X Tips]

Saving space on your Mac hard drive is a key strategy, especially when you’re using a Macbook Air, with it’s strictly solid state drive (SSD). Even if you’re using a desktop Mac with a hard drive that seemed like “plenty of space” when you bought it, there will come a time when you’ll be looking to …

MacBook Air

Apple’s Product Photographer Explains How He Makes iPhone Ads Look Perfect

Peter Belanger is a San Francisco-based photographer. You’ve never heard of him, but you’ve definitely seen his work. He’s the guy that makes Apple products look so perfect in every Apple ad, so if you’ve seen an ad for an iPhone, iPad, or iPod within the last few years, you’re probably very …

Apple

A Great Guide To Taking Product Photos With Your iPhone

One question I get asked a lot (well, <i>quite</i> a lot anyway, considering the small size our team) in the Cult of Mac chatroom is "what camera should I get for taking better product shots?"<p>As reviews editor, this make me happy – of course I want better pictures on our reviews! – but the truth is that …

Depth Of Field

Pixelmator 2.2 Available Now With More Than 100 New Features & Improvements

Pixelmator 2.2 just hit the Mac App Store, bringing more than 100 new features and improvements to one of the finest image editors on OS X. The update includes smart shape tools, a new light leak effect, a custom shapes palette, and lots more.<p>For those unfamiliar with Pixelmator, it’s a wonderful …

This Is What Jony Ive Dreams iOS 7 Should Be [Video]

Nothing’s driving design nerds as crazy as the rumor that Jony Ive is taking a torch to iOS’s egregious skeuomorphic design elements and coming up with something for iOS 7 a lot more modern and flat like Windows 8.<p>In truth, any hopes that Ive is going to completely raze the ground of iOS …

Penultimate iPad App Updated: Smart Titles, New Sync Options & More, But Also Causes Problems

The popular <b>Penultimate</b> handwriting app for iPad and iPhone was updated a few days ago, to Version 4.1. The update adds handful of new features related to notebooks, sync and sign-in – but it has also caused some problems. The developers are aware of the issue and have acknowledged it in the update …

Dropbox iPad App Updated: Now Sees All of Your Photo Library

The latest update to the Dropbox app for iPad and iPhone brings access to all of your photos in Dropbox.<p>Dropbox for iPad was updated on May 2, to Version 2.2. The change list for this update is just a single line item:<p>– Support for viewing all your photos in Dropbox.<p>This means that when you choose …

iPad Apps

Excellent Posts iPad Blogging App Now Free

Posts, one of the best blogging apps for the iPad, is now a a free app. It has previously been priced at $9.99 and this appears to be a permanent move to free for the app.<p>I say it appears to be a permanent move to free for the app because of the phrasing of the developers’ answer in this Twitter …