I’ve been thinking this morning about all the iPhone does and how much I rely on my iPhone daily. Here’s a typical day with me and my beloved iPhone: Wake up using the alarm clock app Check email, Facebook and Twitter Check the weather Listen to music while getting ready
The Angry Birds are everywhere! Movies, board games, super bowl commercials, lunch boxes, Google Chrome, stuffed animals, t-shirts, and various versions of the original game. Are the Angry Birds taking over the world? Angry Birds fans just got a new update that included not only new levels but also a
TextExpander is a Mac utility that lets you specify abbreviations for frequently typed strings of text which then expand as you're writing. They also have an iPhone app [App Store, $1.99] that does the same, but you have to be in the app because of Apple's development rules. So to get around the limitation, SmileOnMyMac created an SDK to enable other apps to use the TextExpander engine.
Right now the list of applications with TextExpander support is limited, but it is growing! Today they announced that four new apps showed up to the TextExpander party; Pocket Informant, GarageSale, NoteStuff, and Auteureist. The new additions join apps like Tweetie, SimpleNote, and WriteRoom for a total of twelve apps all together. To celebrate, SOMM has dropped the price of TE to $1.99, down from $4.99.
At Macworld 2009, Ettore Software unveiled TapIt4Me for the iPhone. The application, available soon on the App Store, allows users to type large or repetitive sets of text with just a few keystrokes. TextExpander users will feel right at home in the app as it works in a very similar way. Pricing for TypeIt4Me has not yet been announced.