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Pocket Sized Podcast 116: Book and App Authoring

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Donny Yankellow is the author of three iBooks and an iOS app for children. Donny talks with Scott about his work and his experiences.

Links:

Looking for a Dinosaur
https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/looking-for-a-dinosaur/id561461806?mt=11

Piratesaurs
https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/piratesaurs/id596562315?mt=11

Jungle Jammin’
https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/jungle-jammin/id590998786?mt=11

Junior Typer for iPad
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/junior-typer/id615436291?mt=8

It’s all about the Doodle
https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/its-all-about-the-doodle/id625601888?mt=11

Aquarium Doodles
https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/aquarium-doodles/id624956915?mt=11

Book Creator for iPad by Red Jumper Studio
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/book-creator-for-ipad/id442378070?mt=8

iCloud: Visual QuickStart Guide, 2nd Edition
http://www.peachpit.com/store/icloud-visual-quickstart-guide–9780321888969

iPhone 5: Visual QuickStart Guide
http://www.peachpit.com/store/iphone–5-visual-quickstart-guide–9780321902573

TapeACall Pro – Record calls on iPhone 3GS, 4, 4S, and 5
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tapeacall-pro-record-calls/id577499909?mt=8

TapeACall Lite – Record calls on iPhone 3GS, 4, 4S, and 5
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tapeacall-lite-record-calls/id573751328?mt=8

Why is iCloud not syncing on my calendars on my iOS devices?
http://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/42612/why-is-icloud-not-syncing-my-calendars-on-my-ios-devices

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Artwork by Donny Yankellow
Theme music by Bryan Page, aka Jesta available on Jesta’s Theme Page!

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Pocket Sized Podcast 108: Take Control of iBooks Author with Michael Cohen

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Author of Take Control of iBooks Author, Michael Cohen, talks with Scott and Peter about his book and about iBooks Author and workflows for using it effectively. John Nemo is on the case with the Pro Attaché and the Tribute Duffel. Also, LOTS of feedback.

Links:

Take Control of iBooks Author by Michael Cohen
http://www.takecontrolbooks.com/ibooks-author

Take Control Books
http://www.takecontrolbooks.com

TidBits
http://tidbits.com

TidBits articles by Michael Cohen
http://tidbits.com/author/Michael%20E.%20Cohen

HEX – Tribute Laptop Duffel
http://www.shophex.com/shop/collections/tribute/tribute-laptop-duffel

Thule Gauntlet 2.0 Macbook Pro Attaché Case
http://store.apple.com/us_smb_78313/product/H9938ZM/A/thule–15-gauntlet–20-attach-case-for-macbook-pro

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Artwork by Donny Yankellow
Theme music by Bryan Page, aka Jesta available on Jesta’s Theme Page!

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Helo Assault!
Pocket Sized Podcast #80

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Peter assaults us with his review of the Griffin Helo TC Assault RC Helicopter. Nemo helps us get the most out of our new iPads with his review of My New iPad, 3rd Edition, by no starch press. And Suzé helps put a new spin on iPhoneography with Etchings.

Links from the show:

Griffin Helo TC Assault RC Helicopter
http://www.griffintechnology.com/helo-tc-assault-touch-controlled-toy-helicopter

Bearcat
http://gizmodo.com/5890507/police-drone-crashes-into-police

My New iPad, 3rd Edition
http://nostarch.com/mynewipad3

Etchings for iPhone
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/etchings/id551229053?mt=8

Looking for a Dinosaur children’s iBook by Donny Yankellow

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Artwork by Donny Yankellow
Theme music by Bryan Page, aka Jesta

O Hai, iPhone 5!
Pocket Sized Podcast #79

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Yay, Apple announced something! It’s even shaped like a tall iPhone! Mark Greentree of Not Another Mac Podcast and I talk about that and all the other Apple announcements from the Sept 12, 2012 Apple Event as only we can.

Also an announcement about a fun children’s book, Looking for a Dinosaur, by Donny Yankellow of MyMac.

Links from the show:

iPhone 5
http://www.apple.com/iphone/

iPod touch
http://www.apple.com/ipod-touch/

iOS 6
http://www.apple.com/ios/whats-new/

iPod nano
http://www.apple.com/ipod-nano/

Apple September 2012 keynote
http://www.apple.com/apple-events/september-2012/

What you need to know about Apple’s new iPhone 5
http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/09/what-you-need-to-know-about-apples-new-iphone-5/

Highlights from Apple’s iPhone 5 event
http://www.macworld.com/article/1168520/highlights_from_apples_iphone_5_event.html

iOS 6: What you need to know
http://www.macworld.com/article/1167252/ios_6_what_you_need_to_know.html

iPhone 5 highlights Apple product unveilings
http://www.macworld.com/article/1168527/summary_iphone_5_highlights_apple_product_unveilings.html

Not Another Mac Podcast
http://www.markgreentree.com

Not Another Mac Podcast in iTunes
http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/not-another-mac-podcast/id441318415

Looking for a Dinosaur by Donny Yankellow
http://itunes.apple.com/us/book/looking-for-a-dinosaur/id561461806?mt=11

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Artwork by Donny Yankellow
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Think of the Children!
Pocket Sized Podcast #50

Apple has announced some new initiatives aimed at getting textbooks onto iPads and into the hands of kids in the classroom. Michael Breed joins me to talk about what these mean from an educator’s point of view.

Suzé then rips us from reality with another great photo app!

Also Scott thinks Twittelator Neue is a really nice way to waste time with Twitter.

Links from the show:

Ripped from Reality for iPhone
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ripped-from-reality/id475895473?mt=8

Ripped from Reality HD for iPad
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ripped-from-reality-hd/id477489274?mt=8

Twittelator Neue for iPhone
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/twittelator-neue-twitter-client/id469270564?mt=8

iBooks Textbooks
http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewRoom?fcId=493406756&mt=11

iBooks Author app in the Mac App Store
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ibooks-author/id490152466?mt=12

iTunes U Universal iOS App
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/itunes-u/id490217893?mt=8

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Reading Your iPad
Pocket Sized Podcast #16

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We have a contest entry for the LogMeIn Ignition Giveaway!!

Suzé is back, and reviews the news reading app Zite.

John Nemerovski reviews iPad 2: The Missing Manual, Second Edition from O’Reilly Media, and the Macbook Air Travel Express from SFBags.

And Peter and Scott continue the topic of reading on the iPad, covering books and news reading apps this time.

Links from the show:

LogMeIn Ignition – Send in your audio comments before Ep 17 comes out to WIN!!!
Zite Personalized Magazine for iPad
iBooks
Kindle Reader
Flipboard for iPad
Coming To Your Kindle: Library Books
iPad 2: The Missing Manual, Second Edition
MacBook Air Travel Express

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