Archive for the ‘Apple’ Category

Siri0us Gives Siri-Like Voice Dictation To iPhone 4 & 3GS

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

iOS (Jailbroken): Siri, the iPhone 4S voice assistant/voice dictation system, has been locked out of other iOS 5 devices like the iPhone 4 and 3GS by Apple. Hackers have gotten it to work on the older phones in a proof-of-concept way, but nothing has been released that makes things work as well as the iPhone 4S Siri. But, if you want the voice dictation aspect, there’s Siri0us.

Link: LifeHacker

The Best VNC Client For iPhone

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

There are many VNC apps for the iPhone, all ranging in price, features, and approach. Our favorite is Screens because it makes your desktop actually easy to use on a touch screen, offers a secure connection through SSH tunneling, and provides a setup-free option should you not want to mess around with your router.

Link: Lifehacker

Coda: One Window Web Development

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

Apple OS X Only!

So, we code web sites by hand. And one day, it hit us: our web workflow was wonky. We’d have our text editor open, with Transmit open to save files to the server. We’d be previewing in Safari, adjusting SQL in a Terminal, using a CSS editor and reading references on the web. “This could be easier,” we declared. “And much cooler.”

Link: Panic


Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

Pixelmator is the beautifully designed, easy-to-use, fast and powerful image editor for Mac OS X that has everything needed to create, edit and enhance still images.

Designed to be the image editor for the rest of us, Pixelmator is an
all-in-one tool that provides:
• Interface designed for work with images
• Layers-based image editing
• Over 20 tools for selecting, cropping, slicing, painting,
retouching, typing, measuring and navigating
• Over 15 color correction tools
• Over 130 !lters
• Adjust image size and resolution
• Transform images, layers or selections using transform tools
• Fill and Stroke images, layers or selections
• Quick access to iPhoto Library, events, albums, Smart Albums and
Pictures folder via Photo Browser palette
• Use of your iSight camera to add pictures to your compositions
• Automator actions for converting, resizing, enhancing and
adding special e”ects to images
• Save for web
• Compatibility with over 100 still image !le formats
• Image processing that is powered by Core Image and Open GL
• Deep Mac OS X integration via technologies such as Core Image,
Quartz Composer, ColorSync, Quick Look, Spotlight, Apple Fonts
palette, Apple Colors palette, drag-and-drop and many other