For designers, digital painters, and app developers, Hues is the app for you! It's helpful little app. Using OS X's default color selector, you can easily obtain the "color code" in hex, RGB, and HSL. It's simple, yet useful! Hues is available from the Mac App Store for $2.99 [Direct Link].
Sunday, July 27, 2014
Do you ever seem to have an endless amount of duplicate files? Whether it's multiple downloads from a site or a glitch, The Duplicate Finder can help! Just drag a drive or a folder and see how much storage space you can save! With a beautiful iTunes-esque interface, it removes duplicates with style. It's on sale from $9.99 to $2.99 for a limited time, so don't miss out [Direct Link].
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Friday, July 25, 2014
It's the 15th annual SysAdmin Day! What is it? According to SysAdminDay.com, "it's only the single greatest 24 hours on the planet." Celebrate with cake, ice cream, pizza, cards, gifts, and more for your system administrator. Give them that one day of respect that they think of the other 364 days of the year!
|Image Credit to Spiceworks (Flickr)|
Thursday, July 24, 2014
One of the most trending acquisitions since Apple acquired Beats has been Google acquiring Twitch for $1 billion. For those who don't know, Twitch is a major San Francisco based website that allows gamers to stream games live to their viewers. Google (specifically YouTube) will use it to enhance their streaming services in some way. Not much else is known on the acquisition and Twitch had no comment.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
In iOS 8, Alex (Stephen Hawking voice) will be used as the accessibility voice for those who are blind. This is interesting as it has been Siri before. He will also be used for speaking selected text aloud. Could he possibly be a voice for Siri in the future as well? Possibly, but I don't think Apple would replace their new natural sounding Siri with that of Alex's. But, if Apple continues in the direction that their in, they may allow third-party voices in the future!
|"Alex voice for accessibility" shown briefly at WWDC 2014|
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Monday, July 21, 2014
Apple has made a new ad targeted for the people who like to add decals to their MacBooks. The ad shows a plethora of decals used on the MacBook Air. From the Simpsons to Pac Man! And- oh my gosh is that Aperture Science?! Apple has also dedicated a web page for it's "Stickers" ad. To watch the ad, it's embedded below.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
If you have more than two keyboards in iOS, this will help a lot. Hold the international key to reveal a list of all installed keyboards. Move your finger to select the keyboard. This allows you to quickly switch between keyboards. It install new keyboards in iOS, go to Settings > General > Keyboards > Keyboard > Add New Keyboard... Just in time for iOS 8 third-party keyboards!
Saturday, July 19, 2014
If you have a charity you want to donate to, Amazon Smile is for you! Instead of shopping at Amazon, you can shop everything from a-to-z and have a portion of it go to a charity of your choice. This is a no charge on your end, just shop at Amazon Smile. Also, make sure your product is eligible for Amazon Smile. To learn more about Amazon Smile, click here.