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Pocket Sized Podcast 130: Battery Drain Denial with Ronnie

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Ronnie is in battery drain denial. Our listeners aren’t though, and they are really angry about iOS 7 battery life on the iPhone 4S and other older devices. Scott and Ronnie talk about some ways to help alleviate the problem somewhat. John Nemo listens to some audiobooks to pass the time in the World’s Shortest Reviewcast. “Suggest to listeners to read the iTunes reviews, with wide range!”

Links:

7 Ways to Stop iOS 7 From Killing Your iPhone Battery
http://mashable.com/2013/10/11/ios–7-battery-life/

iOS 7 Battery Life Fix
http://www.geeksugar.com/iOS–7-Battery-Life-Fix–32110893

11 Tips to Keep iOS 7 From Destroying Your Battery Life
http://gizmodo.com/how-to-take-care-of-your-smartphone-battery-the-right-w–513217256/1416982678

Audiobooks universal iOS app from Simply Audiobooks
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/audiobooks/id521227008?mt=8

Audiobooks.com
http://www.audiobooks.com

Terminology 3 universal iOS app
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/terminology–3/id687798859?mt=8

Phraseology for iPad
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/phraseology/id484666152?mt=8

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Artwork by Donny Yankellow
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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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Synchronicity
Pocket Sized Podcast #60

Scott is hoarse, but the synchronicity of the podcast team is evident with the contributions of others this episode.

First Scott complains just a little about various sync issues with Downcast and Evernote.

Suzé publishes a design for getting your own e-zine out there using an iPad e-zine creation tool called Deezine.

John Nemo interviews Julia about what it’s like to be young in a world of powerful portable devices.

Peter proves there’s no place like home, there’s no place like home, there’s no place like Firefox Home.

Links from the show:

Downcast for iPhone and iPad
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/downcast/id393858566?mt=8

Evernote for iPhone and iPad
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/evernote/id281796108?mt=8

Deezine web site
http://www.deezine.es/

Deezine for iPad
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/deezine/id439942928?mt=8

Firefox Home for iPhone and iPod touch
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/firefox-home/id380366933?mt=8

Dressing Up the iPhone’s Dull Uniform
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/02/technology/dressing-up-the-iphones-dull-uniform.html

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Path of the iPhone
Pocket Sized Podcast #52

Path is the word and the app. Scott and Peter talk about Path. Later, Scott and his father Jack also talk about Path.

Suzé brings some much needed color and variety to the podcast with iColorama.

Links from the show:

Path app for iPhone and iPod touch
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/path/id403639508?mt=8

Path website
https://path.com/

iColorama for iPad
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/icolorama/id490528854?mt=8

Talansodev website

http://talonsodev.com/wp/?p=5

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Super Photo App Giveaway Extravaganza
Pocket Sized Podcast #46

Suzé Gilbert has an opportunity for YOU, and it’s all about winning a copy of the Mirage Photo Studio App by Vivid Apps. All you have to do is visit PocketSizedPodcast.com and leave a comment on these show notes for a chance to win! Listen to her review of the app in this episode.

Jason Kube visits the podcast to talk with Scott about his favorite app ever, Civilization Revolution, available for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

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Mirage Photo Studio App by Vivid Apps for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
Civilization Revolution by 2K Games for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad

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The Father of Podcasting
Pocket Sized Podcast #45

The Father of Podcasting visits the Pocket Sized Podcast! Ok, maybe not the Father of Podcasting. More like the Father of Podcaster, or in other words, Scott’s Dad. Still. He’s a lot more humble than the actual Father of Podcasting, his ego will fit in a small podcast like this one.

Scott and Jack talk about Jack’s experience with iOS devices, his Verizon iPhone 4S, iCloud, syncing data between devices and Macs, and more.

Suzé brings the truth about lies, covering the problem of scam apps in the iOS app store.

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Out of the Amazon
Pocket Sized Podcast #35

Scott and Tim continue their conversation, this time talking about who will rise out of the jungle of iPad would-be competitors.

John Nemo plugs his iOS gadgets into your TV with the Macally HDMI Audio/Video Adapter for iPod, iPhone, and iPad.

And Peter sends his regards while neither eating donuts nor gravel.

Links from the show:

Apple iPad
Amazon Tablet Event
Macally HDMI Audio/Video Adapter for iPod, iPhone and iPad

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List of Wunder
Pocket Sized Podcast #22

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Scott has a Wunderful idea for task lists that sync across the iPhone, iPad, and the Mac.

Suzé Gilbert finds the right depth of field with iQuikD.o.F for iPhone.

Sam Negri does not drop the new Gumdrop case for iPad 2, but thinks it would handle it just fine if he did.

And John Nemo asks you to listen to something else for a bit, and picks The Tin Roof Blowdown as the book you should chose to listen to.

Links from the show:

Wunderlist by 6Wunderkinder
Wunderlist for iPhone and iPod touch
Wunderlist HD for iPad
iQuik D.o.F
Gumdrop Drop Series Case for iPad 2
The Tin Roof Blowdown: A Dave Robicheaux Novel, Audiobook edition
James Lee Burke
Will Patton
Feet – a Flickr set by Sheba

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Nemo’s Creeping Up On Us
Pocket Sized Podcast #19

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Scott goes Wiki in the Hood.

Suzé teaches us how to take QuickPix with iOS devices.

John Nemo gets a GripStand Bundle and gets inspired by Origami with GorillaMobile Ori for iPad.

Links from the show:

QuickPix for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
Wikihood for iPhone and iPod touch
Wikihood for iPad
GorillaMobile Ori for iPad
NewerTech NuGard GripBase/GripStand Bundle

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I Think I’m Learning Japanese
Pocket Sized Podcast #18

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Scott thinks you should learn Japanese on your iOS device.

John thinks you might need the Kensington ClickSafe Keyed Laptop Lock and the Thule TAS-115 15 inch Macbook Sleeve.

Suzé Gilbert details the ambitious iOS photography app PhotoForge2.

Links from the show:

iKanji touch for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
Kana Kanji Funtime for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
Japanese Alphabet Study Guide for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
Learning Japanese for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
PhotoForge2 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
Kensington ClickSafe Keyed Laptop Lock
Thule TAS-115 15 inch MacBook Sleeve
Thule bags in the Apple Store

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