Tag Archive: Pressure


How to Adjust Force Click Touch Pressure on Mac Trackpads

Force Click and Force Touch (now called 3D Touch) are able to perform secondary actions by detecting pressure placed on a Mac Trackpad, but some users find that it can either be too easy or too difficult to activate. Fortunately the Mac provides a simple way to adjust the amount of touch pressure necessary to … Read More [Read More…]

How to Adjust Force Click Touch Pressure on Mac Trackpads

Force Click and Force Touch (now called 3D Touch) are able to perform secondary actions by detecting pressure placed on a Mac Trackpad, but some users find that it can either be too easy or too difficult to activate. Fortunately the Mac provides a simple way to adjust the amount of touch pressure necessary to … Read More

Spotify extends free trial facing pressure from Apple Music

Apple Music’s launch is just days away, and Spotify is already running to catch up to the free trial Apple thinks will convince you to become a paying customer. In an attempt to match Apple’s controversial three-month free trial period,…Read more ›

‘Goalability’ Harnesses The Awesome Power Of Peer Pressure To Keep You On Track

Goalability — Productivity — Free A lot of people say that if you want to stick to a goal you set, the best thing you can do is tell other what you’re trying to do. If you keep it inside,…Read more ›    [Read More…]

1Password Developer Promises No Deliberate Weakness Due To NSA Pressure

1Password Claims To Be SecureIn light of yesterday’s shocking news that the NSA has deliberately inserted weaknesses into computer security products, the developer of popular password and security app for Mac and iOS, 1Password, has written a fairly telling blog post on their vulnerability to this type of NSA intervention. Here’s what AgileBits says: Has 1Password been deliberately weakened? […]

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Pogo Connect Is A Pressure Sensitive Pen For Your iOS Artwork [Review]

Pogo Connect: great for iPad art or Harry Potter LARPing

Pogo Connect: great for iPad art or Harry Potter LARPing

With features like Bluetooth 4 connectivity, hundreds of levels of pressure sensitivity, and a built-in undo button, the Pogo Connect Pen (currently about $ 79 $ 62 on Amazon) sounds like an amazing drawing and painting tool for your iPad or iPhone.

Question is, how’s it perform in real life? I took it  [Read More…]

Pressure Mounts from US Lawmakers to Block AT&T Takeover of T-Mobile

For several weeks, speculation about US lawmakers intervening in the proposed AT&T takeover of T-Mobile had largely died down. But this morning, Capitol Hill is buzzing with chatter of the pending $39 billion deal following yesterday’s impassioned comments from Sen. Herb Kohl, chair of the Senates Antitrust Subcommitteee. I have concluded that this acquisition, if permitted to proceed, would likely cause substantial harm to competition and consumers, would be contrary to antitrust law and not  [Read More…]

US Lawmakers Pressure Apple to Pull DUI Checkpoints App

On Wednesday, four prominent US Senators" Harry Reid (D-Nev.), Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.), and Tom Udall (D-N.M.) joined forces to send a letter expressing "grave concern" to Apple. The four lawmakers are astonished that Apple would continue to permit the downloading of applications designed to notify motorists of where police commonly patrol in search of drunk drivers. As it turns out, these DUI checkpoint apps are quite popular, and a wide variety are currently available. One application the  [Read More…]