Tag Archives: iPad

Pocket Sized Podcast 156: We love iPads and iOS 8

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Scott and Ronnie talk more about iOS 8. Ronnie is running the iOS 8 beta and likes it. Both Scott and Ronnie like what Apple is doing with iOS 8 in general. John Nemo talks about the joy of victory and the agony of defeat with theXfinity TV Go and Yelp iOS apps in World’s Shortest Reviewcast.

Links:

RECAP record phone calls

Unread for iPad

Finding a Dinosaur

Looking for a Dinosaur four-book collection

iOS 8 adds extensibility securely

iOS comes into its own with extensions

iOS 8 to stymie trackers and marketers with MAC randomization

Xfinity TV Go universal iOS app

Yelp universal iOS app

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Pocket Sized Podcast 154: Uncomfortable Laurels

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Pocket Sized Podcast is back, and it’s all over the place (in a good way). Ronnie and Scott talk about OCR apps, specifically for scanning Japanese Kanji, Sunlit for photos, and Minecraft Explorer Pro. John Nemo flips and turns the World’s Shortest Reviewcast with the iPad Flip Turn Case.

Links:

ABBYY TextGrabber + Translator

Yomiwa Japanese Camera Translator universal iOS app

Pocket Kanji for iPhone

Sunlit

Sunlit on the iOS app store

Minecraft Explorer Pro for iPhone

Hey, Parents. What Minecraft is teaching kids is actually helping them succeed in life

iGear iPad Flip Turn Case

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Pocket Sized Podcast 151: Unread with Jared Sinclair

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Unread is a really nice iOS RSS reading app developed by Jared Sinclair. Jared joins Ronnie and Scott to talk about Unread, the development process behind it, why he developed it, and what it offers users for optimal RSS feed article reading on iOS. John Nemo hears it all with SteelSeries headphones in World’s Shortest Reviewcast.

Links:

Unread – An RSS Reader

Unread website

Unread on Twitter

Jared Sinclair’s blog

Jared Sinclair on Twitter

SteelSeries 5Hv3

SteelSeries 9H

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Pocket Sized Podcast 145: Ben Alexander of Fiat Lux

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Ben Alexander of Fiat Lux podcasting syndicate joins Scott and Peter to talk about Fiat Lux, iPhones, podcasting, and more. John Nemo of World’s Shortest Reviewcast talks about short cables for iOS devices.

Links:

Fiat Lux Podcasting Syndicate
http://www.fiatlux.fm

Ben Alexander on Twitter
https://twitter.com/fiatluxfm

Color Cables
https://colorcables.com/product/cables/

dockXtender: Dock Extender Cable for iPad, iPhone, and iPod
http://www.cablejive.com/products/dockXtender.html

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Pocket Sized Podcast 144: goto Podcast fail

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Apple has a massive SSL facepalm moment by leaving every single customer of theirs open to MiM attacks for a full year, and Ronnie and Scott talk about it. John Nemo has the means for charging your iOS devices and covering your iPad Air in Nemo’s World’s Shortest Reviewcast.

Links:

Apple’s SSL/TLS bug
https://www.imperialviolet.org/2014/02/22/applebug.html

Apple releases iOS 7.0.6 and 6.1.6 to patch an SSL problem
http://arstechnica.com/apple/2014/02/apple-releases-ios–7–0–6-and–6–1–6-to-patch-an-ssl-problem/

About the security content of iOS 7.0.6
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6147?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US

On the timing of iOS’s SSL Vulnerability and Apple’s addition to the NSA PRISM program
http://daringfireball.net/2014/02/apple_prism

RAM iPhone 5s cradle for iPhone 5/5s with no case
http://www.rammount.com/CatalogResults/PartDetails/tabid/63/partid/082065077045072079076045065080049049085/Default.aspx

RAM single socket mount with round base
http://www.rammount.com/CatalogResults/PartDetails/tabid/63/partid/082065080045066045049048052085/Default.aspx

Unread – an RSS reader for iPhone
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/unread-an-rss-reader/id754143884?mt=8

iKanji touch for iPhone
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ikanji-touch-japanese-kanji/id311920885?mt=8

iKana touch universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ikana-touch-hiragana-katakana/id288805273?mt=8

Macally MDUALSYNCL retractable sync and charge cable
http://www.macally.com/EN/?page_id=14653

Targus Versavu case for iPad Air – Noir
http://targus.com/US/Versavu-Case-for-iPad-Air-Noir-thz196us

EZ Buys Executive Black Leather iPad Air Case
http://www.ezbuysdirect.com/tablet-accessories/ipad-air-cases/executive-black-leather-ipad-air-case.html

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Pocket Sized Podcast 142: Podcast in a Picturebook

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Ronnie revisits the photo managment issue with Loom, thislife, and Picturelife. Scott kind of just sits there and doesn’t do a whole lot. Then Scott and Ronnie talk about some speedo apps (no, not that kind), unit converters, typing utilities, and an Evernote update. John Nemo brings the World’s Shortest Reviewcast with the AirTurn Manos universal tablet mount and iPhone: The Missing Manual 7th edition.

Links:

Loom
https://www.loom.com

Loom universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/loom/id655641185?mt=8

ThisLife
https://www.thislife.com

ThisLife universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/thislife/id674814213?mt=8

Picturelife
https://picturelife.com

Picturelife universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/picturelife-photo-video-backup/id487233339?mt=8

Pcalc universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pcalc-the-best-calculator/id284666222?mt=8

Amount universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/amount/id560750783?mt=8

Speed 3 – The GPS Speedometer universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/speed–3-the-gps-speedometer/id495584389?mt=8

Speedometer Free Speed Box universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/speedometer-free-speed-box/id307529605?mt=8

Speedometer Speed Box universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/speedometer-speed-box/id286677125?mt=8

SwiftKey Note universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/swiftkey-note/id773299901?mt=8

Evernote universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/evernote/id281796108?mt=8

iPhone: The Missing Manual 7th Edition
http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920029052.do

AirTurn Manos Universal Tablet Mount
http://store.airturn.com/airturn-manos-universal-tablet-mount/

AirTurn Manos Mount Universal Tablet holder – YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7tmxV7TsMc&feature=player_embedded

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Pocket Sized Podcast 139: IFTTT Only It Were That Simple

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Peter has an IFTTT, or maybe it has him. Scott and Peter discuss the comings and goings of Peter Nikolaidis and the lights that go on and off and don’t go on and off thanks to the IFTTT iOS app. John Nemo has the power to be portable with the StarTech Portable Wireless N WiFi Router for iPad.

Links:

Wahoo Fitness PROTKT bike mount and case for iPhone 5/5s
http://www.wahoofitness.com/devices/bike-mount-for-iphone–5.html

Wahoo Fitness Blue SC speed cadence sensor with bluetooth 4.0
http://www.wahoofitness.com/devices/wahoo-blue-sc-speed-and-cadence-sensor.html

Abvio Cyclemeter
http://abvio.com/cyclemeter/

Abvio Cyclemeter universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cyclemeter-gps-cycling-running/id330595774?mt=8

IFTTT for iOS
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ifttt/id660944635?mt=8

IFTTT
https://ifttt.com/

WeMo Switch
http://www.belkin.com/us/F7C027-Belkin/p/P-F7C027%3bjsessionid=483C260B52808E12AE6F33AF0F8B4FEF/

WeMo Light Switch
http://www.belkin.com/us/F7C030-Belkin/p/P-F7C030/

Nest Thermostat
https://nest.com/thermostat/life-with-nest-thermostat/

Google buys Nest for 3.2 Billion Dollars
http://appleinsider.com/articles/14/01/13/google-buys-ex-apple-nest-for–32b

Philips Hue lights
http://www.meethue.com/en-US

StarTech Portable Wireless N WiFi Router for iPad
http://www.startech.com/m/Networking-IO/Wireless/Portable-Wireless-N-WiFi-Router~R150WN1X1T

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Pocket Sized Podcast 138: The Precious Little Fingers of Jony Ive

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Scott and Ronnie have some New Year’s Resolutions they’d like iOS 7 to make for 2014 as they wonder how tiny Jony Ive’s fingers could possibly be. John Nemo cases the joint and has some padded advice for the New Year and the new iPad Air.

Links:

iHome Type Slim iPad keyboard case
http://www.ihomecases.com/type-slim-black.html

iHome Type Slim keyboard case for iPad 2/3/4
http://www.amazon.com/iHome-Type-Series-Bluetooth-Keyboard/dp/B00AVST3HC/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1388524088&sr=8–2&keywords=ihome+type+slim

Otterbox Defender Series case for iPad Air
http://www.otterbox.com/Defender-Series-case-for-iPad-Air/apl2-ipad-air,default,pd.html?dwvar_apl2-ipad-air_color=M2&start=1&cgid=ipad-air-cases

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Pocket Sized Podcast 136: Automatic Dash

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Scott has an Automatic and he both likes and dislikes it. Ronnie has a DashPlus app, and he likes it. John has an iPad Missing Manual, and he likes it.

Links:

Automatic – Your smart driving assistant
http://www.automatic.com

The Dash/Plus system
http://patrickrhone.com/2013/04/22/the-dash-plus-system/

DashPlus for iPhone
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/dashplus/id741995198?mt=8

DashPlus web site
http://dashplus.net

iPad: The Missing Manual, 6th Edition
http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920027485.do

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Pocket Sized Podcast 133: Retinally pleasing iOS 7 experiences

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Retinally pleasing iPad minis are out, but they are hard to get. Everpix is dead, and Ronnie is searching for its successor. Scott disagrees with things he heard on the Talk Show about iOS 7 on older iOS devices. We clarify last time’s rant slightly, and Scott teaches Ronnie and our friend Timothy Gregoire how iPhone app icon management is done.

Links:

iPad mini with Retina display
http://www.apple.com/ipad-mini/

Apple launches iPad mini with Retina display online
http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/article/apple-launches-ipad-mini-with-retina-display-online

Out of the picture: Why the world’s best photo startup is going out of business
http://www.theverge.com/2013/11/5/5039216/everpix-life-and-death-inside-the-worlds-best-photo-startup

ThisLife by Shutterfly
https://www.thislife.com

Loom
https://www.loom.com

Picturelife
https://picturelife.com

Make iPhone actions easier with Launch Center Pro
http://www.macworld.com/article/2061297/make-iphone-actions-easier-with-launch-center-pro.html

Mark Sheppard and friends wallpapers
https://www.icloud.com/photostream/#A8532ODWUuON3

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