Tag Archive: Busy


Use Fake Progress Bars to Pretend You’re Really Busy with the Stupid Corporate Avoidance Mac App

Want a fun way to kill some time on Friday? Get your best “Sorry boss, can’t do it, just too busy right now!” ready and try out Corporate Avoidance, an amusingly named Mac app that draws fake rendering progress bars across fake renditions of popular film, video, and audio production apps, giving the illusion that … Read More   [Read More…]

Use Fake Progress Bars to Pretend You’re Really Busy with the Stupid Corporate Avoidance Mac App

Want a fun way to kill some time on Friday? Get your best “Sorry boss, can’t do it, just too busy right now!” ready and try out Corporate Avoidance, an amusingly named Mac app that draws fake rendering progress bars across fake renditions of popular film, video, and audio production apps, giving the illusion that … Read More

‘Candooit’ Makes Your Busy Day Look Amazing

It can be stressful when you have way too much stuff to do, and it’s hard to keep track of everything. Candooit is a new app that lets you add your obligations with a few simple gestures and then presents… Read more ›

Too Busy To Read? Let NewsBrain Read The Headlines Aloud For You

Less than two weeks after its iOS launch, intelligent news app NewsBrain has received an update that allows it to read news articles aloud to you. To activate NewsBrain’s text-to-speech capability, simply tap the “share” button or press and hold… Read more ›     

Customize Your Text Replies To iPhone Calls When Busy [iOS Tips]

Never pass up an opportunity for potty humor.

In our Ten Killer Tips for iOS 6 feature, we showed you how easy it is to reply to a phone caller with a text message in iOS 6. When the call comes in, tap on the little phone icon in the lower right and slide up. You’ll get the option to either reply with a message or have your iPhone remind you to  [Read More…]

8 Things That Kept Tim Cook Super Busy During His First Year As CEO [One Year Of Tim]

Tim Cook has been very busy running Apple the past 12 months. There have been a lot of changes and new products that have helped make Apple the most valuable company ever. There have also been a lot of controversies, and headaches along the way. The road hasn’t been all smooth sailing, but we think Tim has done a great job in his first year as CEO of Apple.

Here are eight things that have  [Read More…]

Match.com Survey Reveals Android Users Prefer One Night Stands While iPhone Users Are Most Likely To Get Busy With A Coworker

A recent Match.com survey of Canadian smartphone users has revealed some interesting patterns surrounding one�s love life in regards to the mobile operating system they use. Cell phones have become a huge part in how we communicate and build relationships, whether through talking, email, or texting. 75 percent of Canadian singles seem to agree with that, and here�s what Match.com found out about their relationship habits and what mobile OS they happen  [Read More…]

Foxconn Gets Busy in Brazil for Apple

Apple’s investment and faith in Brazil continues to grow by the month. On the heels of reports that Apple reportedly now considers Brazil to be among the top emerging markets (like China) ripe for iDevice consumer adoption, today comes word that Apple’s manufacturing partner Foxconn is ramping up production efforts in Brazil to a whole new extent. According to Julio Semeghini, S�o Paulo’s Secretary of Planning and Development of the State, Foxconn is now in the  [Read More…]

Apple to Set Up Express Lanes in Retail Stores Tonight for Busy Christmas Period

Apple retail employees are reportedly holding an overnight tonight which will be used to construct express lanes that will make shopping easier during the busy holiday period. The lanes provide customers with quick and easy access to popular products and accessories, and are staffed by several Apple Specialists. Apple has used express lanes to cope with a surge in demand during busy periods before, so their introduction in the run up  [Read More…]