Technology Devices and Software Apps
Everyone in the industry has realized that Flickr now boasts as the Number 1 free internet storage for all of your digital images and photos. Flickr 2014 offers an amazingly large online storage (1 TeraByte) for FREE for everyone. Flickr offers to provide the best and most useful tools to better organizing your images, and proud to have a great community features with every photo interest groups. Flickr users also receives geo-tagging and people-tagging features that’s great for social media functionality.
New subscribers can sign-up using Yahoo Id, Facebook or Google account. The new Flickr home page shifts the focus back from recent activities-comments and favorites and towards the more important photos. This shows a justified design, with infinitely scrolling view of your contacts’ top and your own recent images and photos shown in black background. You would also notice that the larger images and photos takes center stage.
The latest release Apple iTunes 11 provides a better, faster and cleaner interface design for all iTunes members, users and downloaders. Apple iTunes promises the largest catalog of video and music available in the internet. Its newly integrated iCloud services also makes your favorite music much more readily available. Apple iTunes now has support for 1080p High Def movies and TV show content with Wi-Fi syncing for most mobile devices. It currently supports all iPad and iPhone devices.
Here are a few feature updates for the new Apple iTunes 11.1.4 version:
1. New and Better MiniPlayer that now includes a beautiful new view that showcases your album artwork.
2. This music plater offers a cleanly designed progress bar that is now built right into MiniPlayer.
3. Improved Songs View so you can now enjoy your album artwork while in Songs view.
4. Multi-Disc Albums. Albums with multiple discs now appear as a single album.
iTunes now supports OS X Mavericks. This version also adds support for Arabic and Hebrew, and improves performance and stability.
The previous version of iTunes came with several major new features, including:
iTunes Radio. iTunes Radio is a great new way to discover music. Choose from over 250 stations or start a new one from your favorite artist or song. Enjoy iTunes Radio ad-free once you subscribe to iTunes Match.
Genius Shuffle. Introducing a magical new way to experience your music library. Choose Genius Shuffle and iTunes instantly plays songs that go great together. Click it again to hear something new—enjoying your music has never been this easy.
Podcast Stations. You can now create custom stations of your favorite podcasts that update automatically with new episodes. Your stations, subscriptions, and current play position sync over iCloud to the Podcasts app.
Sync with iOS 7. You can now use iTunes to sync your favorite music, movies, and more to devices with iOS 7. In addition, iTunes now makes it even easier to quickly organize and sync apps to your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Note: If you are using OS X Mavericks, your book library can now be found in iBooks for Mac.
Quick Tip: Apple has removed the sidebar showing devices and content categories on iTunes 11 by default. To show the sidebar again, on the top menu click on View and then select “Show Sidebar”. There’s a keyboard shortcut to accomplish the same: Ctrl + S in Windows, or Option + Shift + S in OS X.
You can download Apple iTunes for FREE for your Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8 and Mac OS X version 10.6.8 or later. It’s an 131MB download for Windows while The Mac installer for iTunes is even larger at 198MB.
These newly released Mailbox app for iOS devices promises a well organized email management system for all iPad and Ipad Mini versions of different iOS devices. This software dubbed the Mailbox app can easily be taken or downloaded from the iTunes Apple App store. It remains now still listed under the iPhone apps but do not worry since this is the full-sized iPad version. Mailbox application gives iPad users basic gestures to complete actions for different types of messages whether you want to respond, file away, archive, delete, or push the messages off until later.
Here are some of the simple gestures you can use on messages inside Mailbox app:
1. A long swipe to the right deletes a message.
2. A short swipe to the right marks a message as having been completed (so it can be archived).
3. A short swipe to the left snoozes a message, and you can mark when it should reappear in your inbox.
4. A long left swipe files the message into the folder of your choice.
This new Mailbox version for iPad devices is definitely great news for all those who found it useful for their iPhone. Retail price would set you back $329. Its a good alternative for many gmail users whu prefers to have a well-managed email system and clutter-free inbox.
I’m pretty sure by this time you’ve heard of Digg Digg share buttons plugin. If your wp site does not use it, you’re probably missing out on one of the best all-in-one social sharing plugin for WordPress. Its really amazing. Digg Digg allows you to add easily display a floating social share buttons such as Facebook, Twitter, Google +, Buffer, Pinterest, Linkedin, Reddit and many more.
Besides the support for many different share-buttons, this plugin provides the sharing functionality for your site instantly without any knowledge of any wordpress or php codes. And better yet, you have the capability to customize and choose your floating social share buttons and include only the one’s compatible to your existing business or website niche.
Digg Digg also gives you to be flexibility to pick where to place the floating button in different positions in your site. you can choose from : 1. Floating Bar ; 2. Normal Bar with Large Buttons at Top ; 3. Normal Bar with Large Buttons at Bottom ; and 4. Normal Bar with Small Buttons at Top.
This wordpress plugin is a must use for any blog or site today. This sharing tool also allows people to choose where they would like to share your article or post to. Digg Digg definitely would be a great plugin to increase sharing and linking on your blog site.
Mailbox App for iPad, iPad Mini and Mobile iOS Devices
New Release Sega’s Sonic Dash for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
Original Angry Birds Full Version Now FREE for iPhone and iPad with Additional 15 New Levels
Instagram Photo-Editing-Sharing App for iPhone and iPad
FingerPrint 2 iPad/iPhone to Windows/Mac via Wi-Fi
Awesome Note (+Todo/Calendar) for iPhone and iPad
Its a game everyone can enjoy playing. Its simple and easy to learn. Sega’s new game release, the new Sonic Dash for iOS devices provides everyone the basic game for mobile phones featuring sonic the popular Hedgehog in an endless running gameplay and boldly attempts to promise enough variety in amazing environment and challenging obstacles to keep you playing and coming back for more.
Sonic Dash needs a few actions, namely moving left or right, which automatically aligns with one of three lanes. He has the ability to jump to avoid spikes and pits, and Sonic is capable of rolling in order to get under gaps and destroy enemies. There is also the tapping on fish to homing attack over big pits, and another sliding gestures to do optional stunts when switching between areas. Its pretty repetitive and easy to master.
Sonic Dash offers two different terrains to conquer. The Green Hills Zone-style grass and the Aquatic Ruin Zone-style ancient ruins. This two terrains are almost identical, offering same type of obstacles and the same number of enemies between them.
This iOS game presents main currencies as gold and red rings. The gold rings can be used for upgrades like dash meter speed and length of ring magnet pickups and temporary bonuses such as letting you get a head start of some distance. You can also earn red rings (rarely) by performing objectives like running a certain distance or destroying certain enemies with your roll. The red rings can be used to unlock Tails, Knuckles, or to buy revive tokens that let you keep running after you fall.
Sonic Dash for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch delivers good graphics and considerably smooth framerate. And the game retails for only $1.99. This running and jumping mobile game aims to offer enough challenges to keep you glued and finish all obstacles and enemies within the game.
Yup. You read it right. The original full version Angry Birds release can be downloaded for FREE for iOS device users. The best thing now are the additional 15 new levels for more enjoyability of game play for both iPad and iPhone owners.
The first Angry Birds release took grip of the world of mobile gaming when it became the world’s most popular mobile game. But the recent scenario places the once No.1 game slide down to the top 80 highest-grossing apps. This bold move is an effort by Rovio, makers of Angry Birds game, to jump start new users/downloaders.
The full angry Birds games are now part of the freemium games offer from the online store. The free game however requires in-app purchase for some features like the unlimited use of Mighty Eagle or Birdquakes, which shake the piggies houses down on top of them.
Download the Angry Birds game app today. As we aren’t sure if the price drop goes permanent or just a temporary measure to increase gaming downloads.
The new Jays a-Jays One+ stylish earphones presents an ideal device compatible with most mobile devices like Android smartphones and iPhones. This Swedish Jays a-Jays One+ model comes in all-black or all-white versions. It also includes an Android-only app, the Jays Headset Control that can be downloaded for free from Google Play. This software application lets you skip tracks, adjust volume, or even add delays to your music.
This Jays a-Jays One+ features a flat cable, much like the popular cables offered on most Beats by Dr. Dre earphone products. This flat cable helps in it being less likely to be tangled. There is also a single button remote and microphone, found along the right ear cable – at about chin-level, that works for a wide variety of mobile devices.
This Jays One+ delivers tremendously good at sub-bass frequency without distortion, even at top volumes. It can even perfectly play lower frequencies at high volumes quite cleanly. The Jays a-Jays delivers a more subtle bass response to lower register strings. And you can notice it can best perform at higher register strings, brass, and percussion. Bottom line, there is a perfect mix of percussion and brass. The audio quality isn’t too bright, nor is it lacking in high-mid presence.
The Jays a-Jays One+ offers a strong value for in-canal earphones at a retail price of $59 only. This model features a distortion-free delivery of audio with some decent bass response at a very affordable price range. Plus, the anti-tugging wide flat cable is a definite advantage.