Tag Archive: Little


Little Snitch 3.1 Gets Automatic Profile Switching

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One of the best apps to have in the toolkit of the privacy minded, developer Objective Development has just unveiled Little Snitch 3.1, their app that prevents other Mac programs from ‘phoning home’ under certain conditions.

Here’s how Little Snitch works, if you’re not familiar. Basically, with Little Snitch, you set up rules that tells your Mac whether or not to allow individual apps on your system to gain access  [Read More…]

With A Little Help From Apple, ARM Is Taking Over The World From Intel

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Although PC makers are feeling the pinch, Intel actually posted a surprisingly decent quarter yesterday. But Intel’s still feeling a big pinch from ARM, which is just showing explosive growth, shipping 35% more ARM-based chips (like, yes, Apple’s A-series SoCs) than it did a year ago.

According to financial results released Tuesday, ARM Holdings — the British semiconductor design company — has seen revenue shoot up 26% year-over-year to nearly  [Read More…]

MacHeist’s $10 Bundle Features Fantastical, Little Inferno, Clean My Mac, Pathfinder And More

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MacHeist — one of the Mac community’s finest deals-mongers — has just gone live with their latest nano bundle: $ 250 worth of quality Mac software for the song of $ 9.99.

There are some amazing apps in here too. For example, if you buy the MacHeist bundle right now, you get Fantastical, simply the best calendar app on the Mac, or CleanMyMac, one of  [Read More…]

Meet Pocket Ranger, Your Helpful Little State Park Guide [Daily Freebie]

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Looks like this whiteout winter may finally be waning. Time to soak up a little sunshine; so grab your bike, backpack, rod, oars, harness and a Pocket Ranger official State Park Guide app for Android or iOS and get yourself outside. Why a Pocket Ranger app? Because it’s stuffed full of info about anything and everything related to state parks in your area — for free.

I don’t recall ever  [Read More…]

The Little Braven BRV-1 Speaker Is Tough Enough To Follow You Everywhere [Review]

Boinggggg! You can bounce this little fella around. Go on — he won’t care.

BRV-1 by Braven Category: Speakers Works With: Anything Price: $ 179

Say hi to the little Braven BRV-1. Take a while to get acquainted… You’re going to be spending a lot of time together this summer. Why? Because not only does this little fella sound pretty good, he can follow you almost literally everywhere you might go – beach,  [Read More…]

This Little iPhone 5 Tether Could Rescue You From A Disastrous Fall

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Dropping your iPhone is a horrific experience. You don’t know if your precious slab of glass and metal is going to shatter or just walk away with a few scratches. If you’re the type that is always dropping your iPhone, you should consider paying $ 20 for this iPhone 5 tether.

The Netsuke lanyard hook installs right onto your iPhone 5′s antenna. You just remove the two screws at the  [Read More…]

The Kids’ Furniture At The Apple Store Has A Disgusting Little Secret [Image]

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You know those black balls in the kid’s section of the Apple Store? Yeah, you probably shouldn’t sit on them: underneath the fabric exterior, they are essentially gigantic sponges soaked with the pee of a thousand children with such weak bladder control that they just hose off when they get excited, even in the Apple Store.

Don’t believe me? Here’s a picture of one black ball Apple was getting rid of  [Read More…]

Zagg’s Little Origin Speaker Docks With a Desktop Mothership [Mobile World Congress 2013]

mwc2013bug-coaBARCELONA, MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS – Zagg, who you surely know better for its excellent iPad keyboards, also makes a speaker. Or two speakers, to be precise. This is the Zagg Origin, and it consists of a pocket-sized Bluetooth speaker which docks into a desktop mothership.

The handy homunculus is Jamboxian in proportions, and does everything a modern portable BT speaker should. It pairs with  [Read More…]

Little Inferno Is The Weirdest, Oddest, Bestest Burning-Things Game You’ll Play All Year [Review]

Burn baby burn.

Burn baby burn.

Hey! Hi there! Grab a chair, pull it closer to the fire. It’s cold outside isn’t it? And you look like you could do with thawing out.

Yes, it’s a lovely fire, isn’t it? Feel free to add some more fuel – anything you like. Your chair, for example. Or your aunt. Or yourself. This fire burns anything. ANYTHING.

Of course, I’m playing Little Inferno.  [Read More…]

Little Inferno For iPad Released, Burns Its Way Up The iTunes Charts

Just get it, already.

Just get it, already.

From the makers of World of Goo and Henry Hatsworth in the Puzzling Adventure comes a brand new iPad game, Little Inferno. The game released just two days ago, and is already the number four top paid iPad app on the US iTunes Store. That’s no small achievement, but neither is this iPad-only game.

Spend a few minutes with Little Inferno and, while recognizing a  [Read More…]