Tag Archive: Tools


Skitch Adds Awesome PDF Editing And Annotation Tools To OSX And iOS Apps

Evernote has just updated Skitch for both the Mac and iOS. And what an update! The headline feature is PDF annotation (premium account required, 30-day trial for new users), a feature which could make the app useful to more than just bloggers marking up screenshots.

Skitch’s PDF support is tuned for giving feedback. Open a PDF (you can choose from any PDF already stored in your Evernote, or open from another app)  [Read More…]

Get Great Design Tools With The Premium Designer Freebie Bundle [Freebie]

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We’ve got a great offer for you at Cult of Mac Deals today – not only because it is jam-packed with hundreds of high-quality vector files, PSD files, icons and more. It’s because this bundle – dubbed The Premium Designer Freebie Bundle is available at no cost whatsoever!

Here’s what you’ll get in this stellar free bundle (Regular price in parentheses):

15 High-Quality iPhone and iPad Website  [Read More…]

Reddit App Alien Blue Gets Updated With Moderator Tools, UI Improvements And More

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I could get lost in Reddit for days. It’s beautiful. It’s horrible. If it weren’t for Alien Blue my Reddit binging would be confined to my desktop, but alas, they make a hell of an app that feeds my addiction on the iPhone too.

To make things even better (or worse), Alien Blue just received a major update this week that makes browsing Reddit from your iPhone more alluring than ever.  [Read More…]

The evasi0n Web Site Now Displaying 80% Complete, Private Testing for All Tools

The evasi0n iOS 6 jailbreak is coming along slowly, but surely. This morning, the Web site was updated saying that the tool was about 75% complete and that private testing began, however the Linux tool wasn’t completed yet. Now, the evasi0n Web site displays that the tool is about 80% done, and also shows that the jailbreak is in private testing for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux included. This indicates that the Linux tool  [Read More…]

IK Multimedia Lowers Prices On Mac Music Tools, Updates iOS Software As Well

Ready to take it to the next level?

Today, IK Multimedia announced new, lower prices for all of its professional-level Mac music software and plug-in software. The prices have been lowered on Amplitube, T-Racks, and Sample Tank, as well as updates and price drops on Total Workstation and Total Studio bundles.

The company also updated Amplitube, its popular iOS guitar app, adding new effects models to coincide with the release of  [Read More…]

Path 2.5 Adds Film & Book Sharing, New Photo Editing Tools, Personal Invitations & More

Path gets a stack of new features in its latest update.

Path just pushed out a new update to its iPhone app, introducing a number of nifty new features. Users now have the ability to share their favorite films and books, send personal invitations with their own message to their friends, snap photos using the volume button and then edit them with Path’s new tools, and more.

Path’s release notes detail all  [Read More…]

These Mac Utilities And Enterprise Tools Are Ready To Roll With Mountain Lion

Some Mac security and Mac management tools already support Mountain Lion, but there are many that haven’t gotten their yet.

Many Mountain Lion apps will function normally under Mountain Lion, but many won’t. Of particuar concern are the various utilities that help keep Mac systems secure, scan for viruses and malware, integrate with enterprise systems in businesses and schools, and dianose and repair problems.

These tools often require much deeper integration with  [Read More…]

iPhone Dev Team Updates All Their Jailbreak Tools To Support iOS 5.1.1 Untether [Jailbreak]

If youve had problems jailbreaking your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad with the Absinthe 2.0 untethered jailbreak released a couple weeks back, good news: the indefatigable iPhone Dev Team have updated their popular jailbreak tools with iOS 5.1.1 untether compatibility, including redsn0w (for all factory unlocked devices), PwnageTool (for devices reliant on software unlock), Cinject (for already jailbroken but tethered iOS 5.1.1 devices) and Ultrasn0w 1.2.7.   The iPhone Dev  [Read More…]

How to Enable the Video & Audio Encoder Tools in Mac OS X Lion

Media Encoding in Mac OS X Lion New to Mac OS X Lion are several built-in media encoding abilities, allowing you to encode and convert video and audio to other formats right on the desktop. We just covered a tip on how to convert video to audio using the media encoder, but it turns out this feature isnt enabled by default for all Mac users running Lion. If your Mac is  [Read More…]

Podcast Using Built-In Tools On Your Mac [OS X Tips]

Is your New Years Resolution to start video or audio podcasting? Mac OS X Lion includes all the tools you need to produce professional results. Heres how.   Heres another tip from the new book Mac Kung Fu, which contains over 300 tips, tricks, hints and hacks for OS X. Its available from Amazon and also as an eBookfor all eReaders. OS X Lion includes Podcast Publisher, a versatile and user-friendly  [Read More…]