At the SF AppShow 2012, Madefire showed its Madefire App and announced its publishing platform, a sort of WordPress for moving media authors. It starts with comics but it doesn't end there.
Tag Archives: freeware
November 8, 2012 |
November 6, 2012 |
Our Washington correspondent Dan Patterson, founder of KoPoint.org, will be covering the U.S. elections live today, November 6, 2012, via the Bonfyre app for Apple iOS and Android, on Tech News Today with Tom Merritt and live on Google+ ... here's how to watch and listen to Dan's live coverage.
September 27, 2012 |
As Apple Maps finds itself, our Russ Johnson reviews Field Trip, a new Google Maps-based travel app from Google's Niantic Labs. It's thin now, but it's a harbinger of things to come. Here's why.
September 27, 2012 |
Our Russ Johnson reviews Trover for Android. It's morphed into a kind of Pinterest for travel. An intriguing offer, but it's by no means perfect ... review here.
September 7, 2012 |
Russ Johnson reviews three free Android apps that stream HD content to Apple TV, smart TVs and other media center devices.
September 6, 2012 |
OverDrive Media Console (OMC) is our Shane Brady's choice for this week's Freeware Friday review. For audio book lovers. Have a great weekend.
August 31, 2012 |
Does Vote the Game have what it takes to make it worth your while? It's freeware but there's a big catch, says our reviews editor Sandy Berger. It's ...
August 29, 2012 |
It's called Lift -- the new app from Twitter founders Ev Williams and Biz Stone. It is available in the App Store today as a final release. Bad habits? Good habits? Kick them or enhance them. It's a cool app. And it's free, the best kind. Available for Apple iOS 5 or higher.
August 19, 2012 |
There's a special place in Eric Finkenbiner's heart for Humble Bumble for Android 3. It's a game bundle that just seems to affordable to be true. What's the story? Eric's got it.
August 17, 2012 |
Our Julie Blaustein selects Safeway's Just for U app for Android and iTunes as her freeware app picks of the week. Here's how it works.
July 23, 2012 |
How to get around problems like the giant Yahoo hack from last week. Our freeware pick today is LastPass. And it's FREE.
July 20, 2012 |
Now more than ever, proper password management is vital. LastPass is a straightforward, free solution I really like. The appeal of LastPass is its ease of use and ability to generate random secure passwords. A quick download and install and LastPass walks you through setting up an account and securing your passwords. When setting up a new account on a […]
July 10, 2012 |
Are you the proud owner of a Galaxy S III? Eric Finkenbiner shows you a tool that will make rooting your new phone quick and simple.
July 6, 2012 |
Apple iOS 5 is a lagging platform, travel-wise. Though the changes coming to Apple iOS 6 look promising, tech pros need great mapping tools that for serious road travel. RoadAhead, free on iTunes, brings that functionality to a new level. RoadAhead is an app especially aimed at travelers who need to find services based on their […]
May 26, 2012 |
Now that Adobe has at last unleashed its Creative Suite 6 (CS6) it includes Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash Pro, InDesign/InCopy, Premiere Pro, After Effect, Audition and Encore --and the all-new Creative Cloud sub service to access many of those -- I'm thinking CS6 plug ins.
May 23, 2012 |
Rajnish introduced what we believe is the first available retina display app for the new Apple iPad (3) at the SF AppShow. Shufflr.tv is a video curation service that helps you find videos from 150 sources, including cable, TV, movie and sources online like YouTube, based on your viewing preferences as it draws them from your social profiles.
May 23, 2012 |
Need to make a free conference call on your mobile phone? Ant Pruitt reviews CrowdCall from SF AppShow 2012.
March 16, 2012 |
Here's a wee app that really charms. Check out the Focal Free Irish Translator. The Irish-English-Irish Translator for iOS sports a database of more than 13,000 words and terms. And it's easy and quick to reference. Just type in a word to translate it. You have to get the paid app to hear the pronunciation, though. Scipead san am sin me beidh stad in eineacht le an saor app! And I'm sticking to it!