Tag Archive: Tool


This Simple Tool Is How Geniuses Decide To Void Your MacBook Warranty

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Why is it that some people can walk into their local Apple Store with a broken MacBook and walk away with a free replacement, and other people are turned away, with Apple claiming the repair is due to user error… even if it isn’t?

It has less to do with whether or not you actually voided your warranty than if Apple thinks they can prove you voided your warranty. And the most  [Read More…]

The Tool Lets You Control Lightroom and Final Cut With Trackpad Gestures, Or iPad

The Touch is a cool-looking new way to control Adobe Lightroom, either using your Magic trackpad or your iPad. It’s a small app that runs alongside Lightroom (or Final Cut Pro X) and lets you control it using all manner of gestures, taps, and swipes, letting you focus less on which slider to grab and more on looking at the image itself.

The $ 20 app take over the trackpad and lets you use one, two, three, four or  [Read More…]

Version 1.2 of evasi0n iOS 6 Untethered Jailbreak Tool Released, Cydia Package Updated

The hacker team known as evad3rs have pushed an update to the iOS 6 untethered jailbreak tool called evasi0n. The updated tool is now version 1.2. The evad3rs have also updated the evasi0n untethered 6.0-6.1 package in Cydia, which is now version 0.3-1. According to the change log, version 1.2 of evasi0n fixes a problem with the time zone when it’s not corrected by the client, and disables OTA (over the air) updating for the device  [Read More…]

Evasi0n Tool For Mac & Windows Is Complete As Public Release Edges Closer [Jailbreak]

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The upcoming evasi0n jailbreak that will will allow users to hack iOS devices running Apple’s latest iOS 6.1 firmware has been completed for Mac and Windows ahead of its public release. The team behind it the exploit confirmed the update on Twitter this morning. All that remains is the Linux client and “some testing.”

With the Mac and Windows clients complete, the evasi0n jailbreak is 68% done, according to  [Read More…]

Last Chance! Get PDFpen: The Essential Tool For Any PDF User [Deals]

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We all know dealing with PDF files can be a pain. We’ve all had a PDF file that we’ve wanted to modify in some form or another and found ourselves only to be left with no real way to do it. But thanks to iPhone Hacks and PDFPen, those days are over.

PDFpen is your simple solution to making all of your PDF dreams come true. It offers  [Read More…]

Kaleidoscope 2 File Comparison Tool Now Available In Mac App Store

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Several months ago Black Pixel released the Kaleidoscope 2 for Mac beta. Today the app has been officially released in the Mac App Store and on the web.

Kaleidoscope 2 is a powerful app that compares text, images, and folders in OS X. It’s intended to improve your workflow by helping you quickly review and merge changes between files and folders.

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If you’re constantly working  [Read More…]

Narrator: The Killer Text-To-Speech Tool For You And Your Mac [$40 Freebie!]

I present a lot of talks these days, and wanting to make sure they sound right is of paramount importance. Having the ability to have your computer read your work talk back to you in a situation like that is a valuable thing. That’s why today’s offer from Cult of Mac Deals is such a winner in my books…and not just because it’s free!

Narrator is an awesome app that can help  [Read More…]

Narrator: The Killer Text-To-Speech Tool For You And Your Mac [$40 Freebie!]

I present a lot of talks these days, and wanting to make sure they sound right is of paramount importance. Having the ability to have your computer read your work talk back to you in a situation like that is a valuable thing. That’s why today’s offer from Cult of Mac Deals is such a winner in my books…and not just because it’s free!

Narrator is an awesome app that can help  [Read More…]

Summon a Spelling & Grammar Check Tool in Mac OS X with a Keyboard Shortcut

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Mac OS X includes a powerful built-in spelling and grammar tool that runs automatically when you type in many apps, but a separate panel can be summoned from just about any text entry point or app that provides additional support for the feature. To bring up the “Spelling and Grammar” panel in a compatible Mac app, just use the keyboard shortcut Command+Shift+: (yes, colon/semi-colon).

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Wunderlist 2 Coming Later This Year, Wunderkit Collaboration Tool Discontinued

Say goodbye to Wunderkit and hello to Wunderlist 2.

Fans of popular task management app Wunderlist will be happy to learn that the next major version is slated for a release later this year.�6Wunderkinder, the company that makes Wunderlist, has announced that Wunderlist 2 is nearing the beta stage, and the beloved task manager will be rewritten from the ground up as a native application for each platform, including OS X and  [Read More…]