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Ever wonder just how much light a polarizer filter cuts out from your photos? You can easily see the effect in the viewfinder as your turn the filter and see the reflections disappear, but what if you could take a photo of the light it cuts out? Sounds impossible? Not if you use math… and […]

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Diamond Scale is what looks like a kind of fake novelty app which purports to turn you iDevice into a scale. The best thing is to just describe it to you. You take your iPhone and place it on an inflated plastic bag (I used a ziplok). Then you tap the “calibrate” button and wait. […]

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facetime audio-onlyFacetime is Apple’s video conferencing solution, offering high-quality video chat across any iOS or Mac device. It simply blows away any other solution I’ve tried in terms of quality and ease of use, but it’s always been a video-only proposition, leaving me sticking with Skype for audio-only voice chats. With iOS 7 beta, however, Apple […]

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OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 3 Available Now

OS X Mavericks logo OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 3 has been released for Mac developers. Those running OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 2 can find the new update available in the Mac App Store, accessible via the Software Update menu.

If you are not yet running Mavericks but have a registered developer account, the full installer can be downloaded from the App Store and then found in the Applications directory. The  [Read More…]

1672967-inline-750-yahooIn late April, Yahoo released a gorgeously designed new Weather app for iOS. Pretty much everyone loved the new Yahoo! Weather app, except for one thing: the purple logo. “Officially the ugliest icon ever,” said one Twitter user in response to the app’s announcement. “Its icon isn’t home page worthy,” said another. Some used their […]

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HotSpotOne of the features that still differentiates various iPhone carriers is the ability to tether your laptop or tablet to your iPhone’s data connection without paying an extra fee. Some carriers let you do this, some don’t… and if you want to avoid tethering charges, your only option is a jailbreak, or find an app […]

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Avadon 2 The CorruptionSpiderweb Software is an independent game developer based in Seattle. It’s been in operation since 1993, when it released its first game, Exile: Escape from the Pit, an old school RPG with tons of plot, dialogue, and fantasy storytelling. Now in its twentieth year, Spiderweb continues the indie role playing game genre it’s been developing […]

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Apple Seeds OS X Mavericks Preview 3 To Developers

osxdp3heroFollowing the release of the iOS 7 beta 3 this morning, Apple has also released the third preview of OS X 10.9 Mavericks to developers this evening. The new preview comes two weeks after Apple released the second beta for Mavericks. The  new release doesn’t contain any major new features, but focus mostly on bug […]

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timbuk2-dolores-1  Nothing screams “summer!” like a bag full of beer and ice. The messenger-bag gurus at Timbuk2 know this, and have re-clad and re-released their stealthy party-in-a-bag bag, the Dolores Chiller Messenger — this time in Pilsner Urquell’s signature green and white colors. You may be asking “can’t I just dump all the stuff out of my […]

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Tim Cook To Attend Sun Valley Conference This Week

apple-tim-cook-cooApple CEO Tim Cook is on the list of guests expected to attend the annual Sun Valley conference in Idaho this week. The conference is held by New York-based investment bank Allen & Co., and hosts over 300 industry leaders participate in panels on politics, business, tech and more over a four day period. It’s […]

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