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[23 Feb 2013 | 4 Comments | 976 views]

What’s the difference between an orange? In the case of Ian Page’s ever reliable MacTracker, it’s the difference between the OS X and iOS versions — equally better! SeaMonkey and DivX bug fixes round out today’s Mac app updates.
• MacTracker …

Apps, iOS »

[7 Feb 2013 | No Comment | 2,346 views]

Do you social? Two of the most popular mobile social platforms are schlepping iOS updates packing significant new functionality. Twitter’s claiming their app offers much better search and performance, while Foursquare tweaks notifications.
• Foursquare 5.4.3 (free) — With this update, …

Apps, iOS, iPad, iPhone, iPod »

[4 Feb 2013 | 2 Comments | 2,668 views]

Star Trek Into Darkness arrives in theaters on Friday, May 17, 2013 — an almost interminable wait. In the meantime, sate your inner Trekkie with the Star Trek App, which is now available just for the asking on Apple’s App …

Apps, iPad, iPhone »

[28 Jan 2013 | 3 Comments | 2,798 views]

Men (and precocious boys)! How many times has this happened to you? There you are, standing in front of the condoms at the drug store, dozens of choices and most of the wrong. Where does your John Thomas stand in …

Apps, iOS, iPhone »

[17 Jan 2013 | 2 Comments | 804 views]

Admin, collector, eBayer or serious fan? Then you need Ian Page’s MacTracker for iOS, because there’s nothing worse than some shop talking know nothing or n00b selling you a bill of goods.
This is the app for that and it …

Apps, iPad, iPhone »

[21 Dec 2012 | 3 Comments | 1,895 views]

Life is a buffet and one of the tasty plates around is IMDb, the Internet Movie Database. It’s a great place to while away a few minutes, hours or, it’s been known to happen, days soaking up celebrity dish, photos …

Apps, iOS, Mac, Software »

[5 Dec 2012 | One Comment | 1,480 views]

With the release of Pages 1.7, Keynote 1.7 and Numbers 1.7 — iWork for iOS v1.7 by any other name — Apple is getting closer to offering feature parity with the Mac version. That said, given the dearth of meaningful …

Apps, iOS, Mac, Software »

[8 Nov 2012 | No Comment | 977 views]

In Twitter’s new normal, third-party app (the heart and soul of the platform) aren’t free and Tweetbot, which finally arrived on the Mac in October, is no exception. However, long-time fairer platform IM client favorite, Adium, freely soldiers on and …

Apps, iOS »

[6 Nov 2012 | No Comment | 600 views]

Still the most popular app on the iPhone? Haven’t heard that claim in a while. Nevertheless, Facebook for iOS isn’t sitting still and the latest release features improved navigation, tweaked messaging functionality and, yeah, gifts.
Facebook is what you use it …

Apps, iOS »

[4 Nov 2012 | One Comment | 749 views]

One of the most annoying issues with the Apple Podcasts app was the re-appearance of previously played podcast episodes. For example, 500-plus episodes of Mac OS Ken would show up unplayed every morning in Podcasts no matter how many times …