Archive for the ‘Recommended-Apps’ Category

[MacOS] MacUpdate Launched Holiday App Bundle for $49

    Yeah, it was overdue already. The guys over at MacUpdate just launched their  pre-chrismas holiday app bundle. For US$49 you will get: Data Rescue 3 (instead of US$99) One of the best data recovery tool for the Mac Espresso 2 (instead of US$75) One of the best CSS, HTML, XML, JavsScript editing tools […]

[MacOS] Recommended Apps: MacTubes

Abstract Do you ever wanted to download some of the YouTube videos, simply to have them available when being on the road? Or say: you wanna archive them, because as we’ve seen in the past with several major media services: there will be a time when they don’t exist anymore. But YouTube does not support […]

[Windows] Recommended Apps: Really Slick Screensavers

Abtract Have you also been trying to find a really nice screensaver for your Windows machine. There are so many nice screensavers for the Mac, but for the Windows world you can’t find them. What we found While searching for nice screensavers we came accross this collection of free of charge and open source screensavers […]

[MacOS] Recommended Apps: QuickSilver

I. Abstract You don’t like Spotlight, because it is too slow? But you want to to speed up command execution? Yes there is a nice freeware solution available called QuickSilver by BlackTree. Wikipedia writes: Quicksilver “allows users to use the keyboard to rapidly perform tasks such as launching applications, manipulating files and data, running scripts, […]

[MacOS] Recommended Apps: SimplyRar and MacPar Deluxe

I. Abstract Coming from the Windows world most of us people know the .rar archive format very well. Besides the newer 7zip format, Rar allows a good compression and is widely used on internet distribution. II. What do we need? People who only need to have a decompressor for compatibility reasons can use MacPar Deluxe. […]

[iPhone] Recommended Apps: vTuner Radio App

Our german fellow Holger Meyer strikes again. After his awarded ear training program Karajan (our report) he now founded a company and cooperates with vTuner from New York. What is vTuner? vTuner allows you to turn your iPod Touch or iPhone into a radio receiver. You can listen to more than 7,000 radio stations from […]

[iPhone] Recommended Apps: Cycorder

Ever wanted to do some video recording with your iPhone? With Cycorder waiting is now over. Cycorder’s features as follows: imho best recording quality on iPhone 6-15 frames/sec resolution 384×288 / 4:3 aspect ratio mjpeg compression We feel this app is really fun and we really use it a lot. Requirements: Your iPhone has to […]

[MacOS] Recommended Apps: Witch

All of us switchers know the situation: rather that switching from one application to another in Microsoft Windows we can switch from every window to another using ALT-TAB. The problem is such behaviour is not known to the Mac world. The developer Peter Maurer puts it that way: Sure, you can use Mac OS X’s […]

[iPhone] Recommended Apps: Avatron Air Sharing

We already reported about Avatron’s Air Sharing some weeks ago. This really is the App of the Week. Avatron Air Sharing allows copying files from and to the iPhone wireless, thus allowing to use the iPhone similar to a portable hard drive. The only condition is to use a WebDAV compatible up- and download program. […]

[iPhone] Recommended Apps: PaklSound1

People in the know what’s going on in the field of music innovations have already gotten to know Tenori-On by Yamaha. Tenori-On is by far the most innovative new music instruments (read article here). Anyway a group of programmers now decided to bring at least parts of the fun that Tenori-On includes to our beloved […]