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Mailbox for Mac is finally available for everyone

Mailbox, the iOS app that makes whittling your inbox down to zero as easy as a few finger swipes, has been working to bring its popular service to OS X since April, but after a long beta testing period it’s announced that Mailbox for Mac is finally available to everyone.<p>The Dropbox-owned service …

NOAA Radar Plus - appPicker

Sale! Just $1.99! Download Now!<p>RADAR, WEATHER ALERTS, RADIO & GOOGLE MAPS!<p>NOAA Radar Plus is a professional application with professional features …

Loan Calc 2 go app review: figuring out the numbers for you

Introduction<p>Loan Calc 2 go is a simple and quick way to figure out repayment terms on your loan by allowing you to enter in all the loan details such …

Song Express app review: email songs from your music library directly to your friends

Introduction<p>Following a very simple, but highly sought-after concept, Song Express enables you to email tracks from your music library as MP3 or M4A …

Backup 100GB of Your Music, Photos, & Files | Cult of Mac Deals

SECURELY BACKUP YOUR DIGITAL WORLD<p>Have TOO much stuff on your computer and don't know what to do with all of it? Problem stored. Now you can backup 100GB of your files for <b>ONE YEAR</b> right in a secure online backup application so you can share, access, and maintain all of your important files right in …

Instapaper gets complete redesign after Betaworks purchase, new mobile apps soon

Instapaper is in the midst of an overhaul. After being purchased by Betaworks this past April, the first major changes to the read-it-later service since creator Marco Arment gave up control of the app are here. The first part of the service to get an upgrade is the web interface, and it was …

Parallels Access Lets You Control Your Mac Or Windows PC From Your iPad

“Access creates a near native environment out of programs that were not designed to be used on a mobile device.”

[ Gone Free ] iColorama: Apply colorful enhancements and effects to your photos on the iPhone

[ Gone Free ] iColorama: Apply colorful enhancements and effects to your photos on the iPhone<p><b>iColorama S</b> <i><br>(4.5 stars with 560 Ratings)</i> <b><br>iPhone</b> …

Mobile Photography

The Tinke Lightning Dongle Measures Your Zen Level, Dude

Zensorium’s Tinke is one of those gadgets that’s <i>a little off the beaten path</i>. Like many fitness gadgets, it can measure heart rate. What makes it different is that it’ll also measure blood oxygen levels and respiratory rate — and what it does with that data is even more unusual.<p>The little …

Two Ways to Hit "Print" on a Mobile Device

I haven’t used a printer in my home for the past decade, thanks mostly to my reliance on digital smartphone and tablet screens, along with limited …

12 Proposed U.S. States That Didn't Make the Cut

The road to 50 states was littered with wannabes who couldn't wait to declare themselves—but never quite got to full statehood. Here are 12 states …

Dropbox Beta Now Lets Mac Users Import iPhoto Libraries and Share Screenshots

Since the outset of 2013, Dropbox has consistently sought to improve its ability to handle and share photos. Of course, a cloud storage provider …

[ Gone Free ] Timegg Pro: Another Great Alarm App With A Gorgeous User Interface

[ Gone Free ] Timegg Pro: Another Great Alarm App With A Gorgeous User Interface<p>Invalid data returned from the iTunes Web Service. Check your app ID, …

Development Team Led by John Gruber Releases New Note-Taking App Vesper

<i>Vesper</i> is a new note taking app that also incorporates to-do elements, allowing users to capture thoughts, tasks, and ideas quickly and efficiently. The app comes from newly minted company Q Branch, which includes Apple blogger John Gruber, developer Brent Simmons, and designer Dave Wiskus.<p>Vesper …

mySharp app review: giving you control of your health care

mySharp<p>Price: Free<p>mySharp by Sharp HealthCare gives you a simple and quick way to manage your health care.<p>This app provides you with a simple and …

Resultly Lets You Set Real-Time Alerts for Anything

It’s been more than a year since we first caught up with Resultly, a real-time social search engine which founder and CEO Ilya Beyrak confessed at the time was difficult to explain what it does.<p>Indeed, you have to use it to appreciate what it really does. But at its core, Beyrak said that Resultly …

Dish.fm Guide Helps You Find The Best Food In Big Cities

The <i>Dish.fm Guide</i> shares with you the best dishes, drinks, and desserts based on the results of reviews that have been pulled from sources like Yelp, …

San Francisco

Scapple, The Virtual Sheet Of Paper From The Makers Of Scrivener

Scapple is a great new app for writers. If you were looking for an app that creates a sheet of paper on your Mac, then this is it. Scapple comes from Literature and Latte, the folks behind the amazing Scrivener, so you know that it has been designed and used by writers.<p>Set the app to full-screen …

Watchup for iPad Updated: Adds New Channels & More

The <b>Watchup</b> video news app has had another recent update, to Version 1.10. One of the biggest changes is the addition of more US and international channels, along with new features to make channel selection better.<p>Here’s the full change list for this update:<p>✓ Removing a channel is much easier now: …

iPad Apps

Word of Mouth: Portland

True to its name, Portland, Maine is first and foremost a bustling port. Inseparable from Portland's character, the harbor is both a blessing and a curse. A kind of tourist attraction in and of itself, the harbor brings literally boatloads of cruise passengers into the city, flooding the …

Mastering iCloud On Your Mac: Use iClouDrive To Access Your Files Like Dropbox [OS X Tips]

Remember iDisk? It was a great feature of the otherwise forgettable MobileMe service, and it let you access your free Apple-provided internet disk space just like Dropbox or Google Drive do now.<p>Interestingly, you can make iCloud work the same way, with a little app called iClouDrive, from Zibity …