Thursday, May 31, 2018

Ulisti

iOS

Ulisti is a new app, available free on the App Store, created by yours truly. For the past few months I’ve been working on it in my spare time, and I would really appreciate if you gave it a try. … Continue reading →

Monday, October 20, 2014

iOS 8: The iMore Review   

iOS

Rene Ritchie wrote a comprehensive review of Apple’s latest mobile operating system, iOS 8. Here are a few of the new features that impress me the most: Handoff: With Handoff, as long as your iPhone and iPad are logged in … Continue reading →

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Spoiler Shield   

iOS

John-Michael Bond, writing for TUAW: Spoiler Shield is a free iOS app that allows you to scan your Facebook and Twitter feeds without worrying about unintentionally finding out who killed who this week. When you’re viewing your feeds with the … Continue reading →

Sunday, February 16, 2014

‘THX tune-up’ App for iOS   

iOS

THX tune-up features custom video test patterns, carefully selected photos and tutorials to help you adjust and confirm the best picture settings on your display based on your room lighting. I recently used this free app to calibrate my television. … Continue reading →

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

The tablet magazine ship is sinking. Fast.   

iOS

Eddie Vassallo, writing for Gigaom: Now that all iOS 7 apps can enjoy background refresh and download, and given the ability to hide the app and even “mute” Newsstand reminders – publishers are forced to compete on a completely level … Continue reading →

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

iOS 7: Tips, Tricks, and Details   

iOS

Chris Herbert, writing for MacStories: Spotlight doesn’t have a dedicated Home screen page anymore. It’s now accessible from any page — just swipe down on any screen to reveal it and swipe up to hide it. […] You can quit … Continue reading →

Friday, August 16, 2013

The History of the “Boo-Dah-Ling” Sound   

iOS

Kelly Jacklin, the creator of the now-ubiquitous “Tri-Tone” alert sound on iOS devices: Fast forward quite a few years, and the iPhone comes out. I was not involved in development of the iPhone, nor iOS, although I was unsuccessfully courted … Continue reading →

Thursday, August 1, 2013

8 iOS Developers Who Revolutionized The App Store   

iOS

Tyler Hayes writing for Fast Company (via TUAW): The way we interact with apps has been indelibly changed by a handful of coders who thought different about UI, monetization, viral growth and–most importantly–ease of use. Here are our top eight. … Continue reading →

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Scroll to the Top on iOS Devices

iOS

This is my favourite iOS tip to share with others.  Imagine you are using the Safari app on your iPhone or iPad and you have spent the last few minutes scrolling through a lengthy article.  You are now at the … Continue reading →

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Add your e-mail address to iMessage   

iOS

Allyson Kazmucha writing for iMore: Along with receiving iMessages at your phone number on the iPhone, you can receive iMessages at your Apple ID email address on iOS and OS X as well. But what if you’ve got more than … Continue reading →