Tag Archive: Combine

Apple II and Cinema Display combine to create a retro gaming heaven

If you grew up in the 80’s one of your earliest video gaming memories was probably playing Oregon Trail on an old Apple II or Macintosh, but you haven’t experienced Oregon Trail until you’ve played it on a 27-inch Apple…Read more ›

PlaneQuest Will Combine TableTop Miniatures And Tablets For Something Even Better Than Skylanders [Kickstarter]


When I hear about a game that uses miniature figurines with a videogame, I automatically think of Skylanders, Activision’s hit toy/video game that uses plastic creature figures placed on a special “portal of power” to use the creature’s special abilities in the videogame, on consoles and on iPad.

Sydney, Australia-based TableTop Interactive is going one step further to a fuller interactive experience, with mini-figurines reminiscent of tabletop games like Hero  [Read More…]

Combine Photos Using Blending Modes With Layover For iPhone

Layover overlays layers.

Question: Do you have any idea what the following terms mean?

Multiply, Screen, Layover, Soft Light, Hard Light, Color Dodge, Color Burn, Addition, Difference, Darken, Lighten, Hue, Saturation, Color and Luminosity.

Answer (if you didn’t answer “yes” yourself): They’re blending modes. And a new iOS called Layover lets you use them to combine layered images. Still confused? Read on…

Blending modes will be familiar to anyone who uses layers in  [Read More…]

Combine Music and Video App to Original iPod App with Unified Ipod for iOS 5

Go back to the good ol’ days and have the one iPod.app for both music and video on iOS 5. Let’s face it. Of all the annoying things that iOS 5 did, my number one is the separation of the Music and Video components of the iPod.app. Although I’m not a complainer by any means, I can imagine many people feel the same way. The question that always comes to me is, “why?” What was  [Read More…]