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Swipe To Unlock Your Mac With Lock Screen Plus

1:10 PM, Sep. 7th, 2012 · Mark Greentree · In-Depth Review

Would you like to have the Slide to Unlock of iOS fame on your Mac? Do you have a need to lock your Mac’s display from prying eyes? Perhaps, you simply want a lovely photographic vista with information such as the time, date, and current temperature.  By incorporating Slide To Unlock, Lock Screen Plus may just offer you the solution you have been looking for. That is, if you can forgive a less than fluid transition to and from the lock screen.

Notability For iPad: Much More Than A Note Taking App

2:29 PM, Aug. 31st, 2012 · Mark Greentree · In-Depth Review

Taking notes has always been a traditional pen and paper ordeal. It is not far fetched to assume many dedicated iPad users still have a spiral notepad and pen at the ready. With that in mind, could Notability change your existing note taking requirements? Mark Greentree thinks so, provided you don’t need iCloud integration.

TwistedWave: Audio Editing & Recording on iOS With a Twist

3:15 PM, Aug. 17th, 2012 · Mark Greentree · In-Depth Review

TwistedWave Audio Editor is a perfect solution for podcasters, musicians, or anyone looking to add portability to their audio editing workflow. The range of input and output options will impress, as will the layout and functionality. Although, some users will undoubtedly be unimpressed with the lack of multi-track editing.

Photo fx Ultra Takes Digital Filters On iOS To A New Level

3:00 PM, Aug. 8th, 2012 · Mark Greentree · In-Depth Review

The Tiffen Company - Photo fx Ultra

The Tiffen Company, developer of Photo fx Ultra, has over 70 years of association with professional and amateur photographers. It is with this long legacy of providing optical filters, that allows them to be perfectly suited to deliver digital optical filters to devices such as the iPhone, or in this case the iPad. That is, of course, unless you require pinch and zoom functionality.