Monthly Archives: March 2013

Pocket Sized Podcast 105: Short and Sweet Two-Step Authorization

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Apple has two-step Apple ID verification, and Scott enables it live on the podcast. John Nemo has what is truly the World’s Shortest Reviewcast, and it’s NiceByDesign. Scott reviews Talk Japanese: Phrasebook for English and does a quick app folder on three additional apps.

Links:

Apple enables two-step verification for iCloud accounts
http://www.imore.com/apple-enabled-two-step-verification-icloud-accounts?style=default

Apple ID: Frequently asked questions about two-step verification for Apple ID
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5570

Talk Japanese – Phrasebook for English universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/talk-japanese-phrasebook-for/id568829318?mt=8

Goldie CableKeep cable organizer for Apple iPhone charger
http://nicebydesign.com/products/goldie

Gulp CableKeep cable organizer for Apple iPad charger
http://nicebydesign.com/products/gulp

Nibbles CableKeep cable organizer for Apple iPad charger
http://nicebydesign.com/products/nibbles

Bodyweight Training: You Are Your Own Gym universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bodyweight-training-you-are/id416981420?mt=8

Flexibits Fantastical for iPhone
http://flexibits.com/fantastical-iphone

Fantastical for iPhone in the iOS app store
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fantastical/id575647534?mt=8

NewsBlur RSS Reader universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/newsblur/id463981119?mt=8

NewsBlur online RSS Reader service
http://www.newsblur.com

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Pocket Sized Podcast 104: Do You Understand the Words Coming Out of My Mouth?

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Brian Lancaster joins Scott and Peter to defend Siri’s honor. John Nemo has the world’s longest World’s Shortest Reviewcast full of cool accessories.

Links:

Use your voice to do even more with Siri
http://www.apple.com/ios/siri/

Google Search universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google-search/id284815942

Six tips for mastering Siri
http://www.macworld.com/article/1163896/six_tips_for_mastering_siri.html

Four ways to get things done with Siri
http://www.macworld.com/article/2029855/four-ways-to-get-things-done-with-siri.html

Arctic Cooling
http://arctic.ac/en/

Kanex Apple and iOS Accessories for Home and Business
http://www.kanexlive.com

StarTech IT & AV Parts
http://www.startech.com

Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch Joins Apple as VP of Technology
http://www.forbes.com/sites/connieguglielmo/2013/03/19/adobe-cto-kevin-lynch-joins-apple-as-vp-of-technology/

Exhibit A in the Case That Newly-Hired Apple VP of Technology Kevin Lynch is a Bozo, a Bad Hire
http://daringfireball.net/linked/2013/03/19/lynch-bozo

Exhibit B: Defending/Denying Flash Player’s Adverse Effect on Battery Life, a Mere Two Years Ago
http://daringfireball.net/linked/2013/03/19/exhibit-b

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Pocket Sized Podcast 103: iOS Accessibility

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Summer Hartzfeld joins Scott to talk about iOS Accessibility features. Scott gets motivated to try a couple third-party apps with accessibility to see how they score.

Links:

Apple Accessibility Vision for iPhone
http://www.apple.com/accessibility/iphone/vision.html

iOS VoiceOver Getting Started Guide
http://www.raizlabs.com/blog/2012/12/18/ios-voiceover-getting-started-guide/

AppleVis.com Empowering blind and low-vision users of Apple products and related applications
http://applevis.com/

Accessibility for iPhone and iPad Apps
http://mattgemmell.com/2010/12/19/accessibility-for-iphone-and-ipad-apps/

iOS Accessibility Heroes and Villians
http://mattgemmell.com/2012/10/26/ios-accessibility-heroes-and-villains/

Apple Keynote universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/keynote/id361285480?mt=8

Apple Numbers universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/numbers/id361304891?mt=8

Google+ universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google+/id447119634?mt=8

Felix for App.NET iPhone app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/felix-for-app.net/id562447652?mt=8

Alarmed universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/alarmed-reminders-+-timers/id371886784?mt=8

Yacto Alarm Clock universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/yocto-alarm-clock/id508107926?mt=8

Fleksy – Happy Typing universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fleksy-happy-typing/id520337246?mt=8

TweetList Pro for Twitter iPhone app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tweetlist-pro-for-twitter/id365198798?mt=8

PDFPen for iPad
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pdfpen-for-ipad/id490774625?mt=8

PDFPen for iPhone
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pdfpen-for-iphone/id557705455?mt=8

Summer Hartzfeld on Twitter
https://twitter.com/summer72h

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Pocket Sized Podcast 102: Go Freemium App.NET, Go Felix

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Scott and Bill Kunz, creator of Felix for App.NET, talk about Felix, App.NET’s recent changes, iOS app pricing, and more. John Nemo switches things up with the Switch Wireless 3-Way Portable Speaker in Nemo’s World’s Shortest Reviewcast.

Links:

Felix for App.NET for iPhone and iPod touch
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/felix-for-app.net/id562447652?mt=8

Felix for App.NET
http://tigerbears.com/felix/

App.NET social networking service
https://join.app.net/

Switch Wireless 3-Way Portable Speaker
http://www.nativeunion.com/us/switch-collection.html#.UTbr9tEjpBo

Bill Kunz on App.NET
https://alpha.app.net/billkunz

Bill Kunz on Twitter
https://twitter.com/billkunz

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