Tag Archive: Codes


Yahoo aims to kill passwords with on-demand codes

Passwords are easy to forget. They’re even easier to steal. So at the SXSW festival today, Yahoo unveiled its scheme to make permanent passwords as outdated as morse code. Yahoo announced that it’s rolling out ‘on-demand’ email passwords this year,… Read more ›

Cultured Code’s iOS 8 extension proves that Things isn’t dead

Like your favorite 90s song, Things by Cultured Code is the todo app that many remember fondly, but can’t deny its outdatedness. Once an app worthy of an Apple Design Award, Things has languished in its pre-iOS 7 state for far… Read more ›

iOS devs can finally offer promo codes for in-app purchases

Apple is finally giving iOS developers the opportunity to provide promotional codes for in-app purchases. EA will be one of the first to take advantage of the new scheme with a Real Racing 3 promotion that will allow players to redeem free… Read more ›

Samson Color Codes It’s New SD Card Lineup

Samsung has redesigned its SD and microSD cards with color coding that makes it easier to spot the difference between the different product lines – regular, Pro and Evo. Unfortunately, this is the wrong way to color code cards. Let’s… Read more ›

Scan QR Codes on the iPhone with Scan App

QR Code QR codes are those weird looking pixelated boxes you see at some retailers, events, and even some ads. The idea behind them is that you scan the QR Code, to which you will then be provided information about whatever it is you’re scanning, whether that’s jumping to a website, seeing a message, getting a coupon, or some similar action. Some Android phones ship with a QR code reader installed from  [Read More…]

Tokens Makes Managing App Store Promo Codes A Breeze For iOS And OS X Developers

For developers, distributing promo codes can be a pain in the neck. Apple gives its third-party devs the ability to share an app with a limited number of users—a feature that is often used to give bloggers like myself early access to software before it comes out. That way we can test and get familiar with a certain app in order to provide helpful feedback and possibly write a review.

A new  [Read More…]

Tokens Makes Managing App Store Promo Codes A Breeze For iOS And OS X Developers

For developers, distributing promo codes can be a pain in the neck. Apple gives its third-party devs the ability to share an app with a limited number of users—a feature that is often used to give bloggers like myself early access to software before it comes out. That way we can test and get familiar with a certain app in order to provide helpful feedback and possibly write a review.

A new  [Read More…]

Get Hexadecimal Color Codes with Digital Color Meter in OS X Lion

Get Hexadecimal Values in Digital Color Meter for OS X Lion A few months ago I wrote about an alternative to DigitalColor Meter for OS X Lion, with my main complaint being that the color picker tool removed the ability to get hexadecimal color codes. It turns out I was wrong, you can get hex color codes from Lion�s Digital Color Meter app, as pointed out in the comments by one of  [Read More…]