Emergencies happen. Be aware with these free iOS apps that Vern Seward points out in this week's Free on iTunes. OCFL Alert, OCFL 311, Waze, and ELERTS.
Stylus technology continues to evolve both in the materials used for the nib and new electronic technology that makes the stylus feel more natural. That means a smaller nib, more along the lines of a ballpoint pen. The LYNKtec TruGlide Apex Fine Point Active Stylus is one of the first of that new breed, so it requires some magical help from Maxwell's equations.
Your iDevice is more than just external storage for your brain. This week in Free on iTunes Vern Seward takes a look at 3 tools that make you device really useful. Simbol, Real Simple: No Time To Cook, and Symple.
The two piece Dilex iPad 5/5s case from Seido has an inside of soft rubber that is flexible and easy to use. Over that is a hard clip-on outer case that provides strength and protection.
The Wacom Bamboo Pad is a multi-use input device, touchpad and drawing tablet with stylus. It can be used with its stylus and/or your fingers for click-tapping and gestures for computer input to replace a mouse. Plus, the stylus can be used with any drawing app. This review focuses on Macintosh input.
The Elite 5 iPhone case and battery is sleek, fast, and productive. Extra featues include large openings for the speakers, audio jack and camera. The 2100 mAh battery has five LED power status lights, and the iPhone is easy to insert or remove. It has a pleasingly sleek design.
If you've got an iOS device then you've got a great ereader, but Vern Seward points out three freebies that might make your reading experience e=ven better in this week's Free on iTunes. ReadMill, JukePop, and LibriVox.
Griffin Technology has released an iPhone 5/5s case and wallet combination that will definitely appeal to those for whom sophisticated looks are important. It's made from genuine Harris Tweed made in Scotland.
The Active Mount holds an iPhone 5/5s wearing a case, and the Air Vent Mount makes it possible for drivers of small cars to enjoy the convenience of having their iPhone at their finger tips. It couldn’t be sweeter.
If getting organized is on your to do list for the New Year, Contributing Editor Chuck La Tournous says the Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 will help you stick to your resolution well after the last strains of "Auld Lang Syne" have faded into the winter night.
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