Apple (iOS/Mac OSX)

Melodics 2.0.1057 - Music lessons for MIDI, pad controllers, and drums.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 8 min ago

Melodics is a desktop app that teaches you to play MIDI keyboards, pad controllers, and drums. It’s free to download, and comes with 60 free lessons to get you started.

Melodics is free to use, but also comes in Monthly and Annual subscriptions. Click here for full pricing info.



Version 2.0.1057:
  • Release notes were unavailable when this listing was updated.


  • OS X 10.10 or later


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M&S extends customer support contract with, er, Capita

The Register - 9 hours 9 min ago
Web chat? On the phone? Online? That'll be UK IT's Mr Nasty you are talking to

Despite ditching other tech suppliers in a consolidation push, Marks & Spencers – purveyor of middle-class dreams – has extended a customer support agreement with everyone's fave outsourcing titan, Capita, for £70m.…

Sound Control 2.1.6 - Software volume mixer.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 10 min ago

Sound Control lets users use a software volume mixer. Sound Control enables users to easily and quickly change app volumes as well as selectively apply a system-wide EQ to app audio. Sound Control does this by adding a software mixer to the menu bar of your Mac. In addition to the volume mixer, Sound Control also adds a software EQ to your audio output allowing users to easily tailor the sound of their Mac's audio to their specific taste or to properly calibrate to the frequency response of their speakers.

Features
  • Per-app volume control, including mute
  • System-wide EQ with 10 or 31 bands
  • Easy control via menu bar item or hotkeys
  • Add software and keyboard control to HDMI and other audio devices


Version 2.1.6:

Note: Now requires OS X 10.10 or later

  • Hot keys no longer require modifier keys.
  • Once again works on OS X 10.10
  • Last version to work on OS X 10.10; next update will require OS X 10.11 or later


  • OS X 10.10 or later


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Serial 1.3.7 - Powerful serial terminal for makers and sysadmins.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 15 min ago


Serial is a modern terminal designed to make working with servers, network equipment, and embedded hardware easier for engineers and system administrators. Built from scratch for OS X, Serial eliminates the need to search for and install drivers in order to work with most USB to serial adapters and other serial-port devices. Other powerful features include full terminal emulation so you can use screen-based programs including emacs, vi, or nano, or navigate the menus needed to configure network devices.



Version 1.3.7:
  • Fixed potential crash-at-launch during log rotation


  • OS X 10.7 or later


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Priority Matrix 3.2.96 - Business and productivity tool.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 17 min ago


Priority Matrix distinguishes itself from traditional linear to-do lists in that it excels at guiding the user's focus to the tasks with the highest return. Customers have called it a "higher dimension" productivity app because it helps them focus on more than just due dates, but visual categorization through quadrants, icons, and completion percentage while remaining absolutely natural to use.

Plan differently. The acclaimed iOS app, now on the Mac. Also featuring free Cloud Sync with any device running the app, Priority Matrix by Appfluence is a thoughtful and beautiful time management tool completely redesigned to take advantage of what OS X has to offer. Priority Matrix is your solution to visually organize your to-do list, agenda, and priorities.

Published price is that of the Pro plan, per month, billed annually. Pricing information can be found here.



Version 3.2.96:
  • Huge reduction in memory use
  • New menu entry to configure email preferences
  • Fixed a few infrequent crashes
  • Providing upgrade path to install experimental releases
  • Reinstated option to restore deleted items
  • Minor UI tweaks
  • Performance improvements, reducing network usage
  • Fixed crash when selecting a removed project
  • Fixed printing of calendar view


  • OS X 10.10 or later


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Telegram 3.7.4 - Messenger based on the MTProto protocol (was Messenger for Telegram).

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 23 min ago


Telegram (was Messenger for Telegram) is a messaging app with a focus on speed. It's fast, simple and free.

With Telegram, you can create group chats with up to 200 people so you can stay connected with everyone at once. Plus, you can share videos up to 1GB, send multiple photos from the web, and forward any media you receive in an instant. All your messages are in the cloud, so you can easily access them from any of your devices.

We built Telegram to make messaging safe again so you can take back your right to privacy.



Version 3.7.4:
  • Choose a chat background when using the bubbles mode in appearance settings
  • Minor fixes and improvements


  • OS X 10.11 or later


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Dash 4.1.3 - Instant search and offline access to any API documentation.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 27 min ago


Dash is an API documentation browser and code snippet manager. Dash helps you store snippets of code, as well as instantly search and browse documentation for almost any API you might use (for a full list, see the screenshots).

Features
  • Documentation Browser
    • Offline Documentation: iOS, macOS, watchOS, tvOS, Swift, Man Pages, .NET Framework, ActionScript, Akka, Android, AngularJS, Angular.dart, Ansible, Apache, Appcelerator Titanium, AppleScript, Arduino, Backbone, Bash, Boost, Bootstrap, Bourbon, Bourbon Neat, C, C++, CakePHP, Cappuccino, Chai, Chef, Clojure, CMake, Cocos2D, Cocos2D-X, CodeIgniter, CoffeeScript, ColdFusion, Common Lisp, Compass, Cordova, Corona, CSS, D3.js, Dart, Django, Dojo Toolkit, Drupal, ElasticSearch, Elixir, Emacs Lisp, Ember.js, Emmet.io, Erlang, Express.js, Expression Engine, ExtJS, Flask, Font Awesome, Foundation, GLib, Go, Grails, Groovy, Grunt, Haml, Haskell, HTML, Jade, Jasmine, Java SE, Java EE, JavaFX, JavaScript, Joomla, jQuery, jQuery Mobile, jQuery UI, Knockout.js, Kobold2D, Laravel, LaTeX, Less, Lo-Dash, Lua, Marionette.js, Meteor, MomentJS, MongoDB, Mongoose, Mono, MooTools, MySQL, Nginx, Node.js, NumPy, OCaml, OpenCV, OpenGL, Perl, PhoneGap, PHP, PHPUnit, Play Framework, Polymer.dart, PostgreSQL, Processing.org, Prototype, Puppet, Python, Qt, R, Redis, RequireJS, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Rust, Sass, SaltStack, Scala, SciPy, Sencha Touch, Sinon, Smarty, Sparrow, Spring Framework, SproutCore, SQLAlchemy, SQLite, Statamic, Stylus, SVG, Symfony, Tcl, Tornado, Twig, Twisted, TYPO3, Underscore.js, Unity 3D, Vagrant, Vim, VMware vSphere, WordPress, Xamarin, Xojo, XSLT, XUL, Yii, YUI, Zend Framework, Zepto.js.
    • Supports docsets generated using popular tools like Appledoc and Doxygen.
    • Methods are conveniently shown in a special table of contents.
    • Highlighted in-page search.
    • Save bookmarks of your most used documentation pages.
    • Create search profiles to easily switch between docsets.
    • Easily search specific docsets by defining keyword filters (e.g., start your query with "python:" to search only the Python documentation).
    • Integration plugins for: Xcode, Alfred, Quicksilver, LaunchBar, PopClip, AppCode, Sublime Text, Emacs, Vim, TextMate, Eclipse, Terminal, AppleScript.
    • Easily integrate with any other application using the "dash://" URL scheme or the "Look up in Dash" system service.
    • Fuzzy search. Don't let misspellings get in your way.
    • Built for speed. Searching is almost instant.
  • Snippet Manager
    • Collect snippets of code that you reuse often.
    • Sync by saving your library in Dropbox.
    • Over 80 syntaxes for code highlighting.
    • Variable placeholders can be edited before pasting.
    • Abbreviations are expanded wherever you type them.
  • Special Snippet Placeholders
    • @clipboard expands into the contents of the clipboard.
    • @cursor repositions the cursor after expansion.
    • @date expands into the current date.
    • time expands into the current time.
  • Other Features
    • Retina-ready.
    • Multi-touch gestures.
    • Menu item or dock application, always one keyboard shortcut away.
    • Users that want to use Dash only as a snippet manager or documentation browser, can do so.


Version 4.1.3:
  • Docset playgrounds can now be enabled/disabled using a setting located in Preferences > Docsets > Settings
  • Fixed a snippet-expansion issue which occurred in iTerm
  • Consolidated the OpenCV C, C++, Python, and Java docsets into a single OpenCV docset


  • OS X 10.10 or later


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Taskfabric 4.9.39 - Task and project manager with mind maps and to-do lists for teams.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 32 min ago


The Taskfabric project and task manager was built for freelancers, project managers and professional users. With powerful features to manage and share large task lists, track task delegations and task progress. Taskfabric 2 is your perfect companion for every meeting and for managing your projects.

With Taskfabric you can add a formatted note, file attachments and web links to each task to keep everything you need for your tasks in one place. Modern project management standards, like GTD (Getting Things Done), contexts, AID and RACI, are fully supported.

Features
  • Simple: Easy to use, intuitive interface with multiple themes
  • Beautiful: Choose your favorite layout from different UI Themes
  • Powerful: Supports leading project management methods (like GTD, Contexts, PMBOK, PRINCE2)
  • Review: By date (daily, weekly, monthly) or duration
  • Flexible: Give your projects structure: subtasks, sub-projects, sub-contexts
  • Meetings: Supports you during meetings (AID classification - Action, Information, Decision)
  • RACI Task Delegation: Makes task delegation and tracking easy (RACI matrix - Responsible, Accountable, Consulted, Informed)
  • Dashboard: Easily manage multiple projects with the Project Dashboard
  • Templates and defaults for tasks: Set default values for new tasks
  • System Integration: Quick-Add window and system-wide shortcuts to capture new tasks
  • Plays well with Others: Drag-and-drop emails, web links or files on Organize to create follow-up tasks
  • Calendar Integration: Display your calendar entries side by side with your tasks
  • Taskfabric Cloud2 Sync: Free cloud based auto-sync for your tasks on all major platforms
  • Free online access: Easy access with your web browser from anywhere. Team members can access shared lists on the web for free.
  • Compatible with Organize:Pro and Organize:Me


Version 4.9.39:
  • [New] Added CSV Export > Export single projects as CSV
  • [Update] Improved MindManager Import > Floating Topics are now added to projects
  • [Update] Improved CSV Import > Now compatible with OmniFocus 2 CSV export for easy migration from OmniFocus 2


  • OS X 10.10 or later


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Organize:Me 4.9.39 - Personal task manager.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 35 min ago


The new OrganizeMe is the task manager for you if you're really serious about getting your stuff done! It is easy to use, but still supports your organizational method of choice -- from Getting Things Done (GTD) to PRINCE. It's available on Windows, Mac, iPad, and iPhone with free Cloud Sync to share your tasks between all installations. This makes it easy to use the same tool wherever you are -- no matter if you have a PC, Mac, or just an iPad in front of you.

Basic task-management features:

  • Easy-to-use, intuitive interface with multiple themes
  • Supports your favorite organization method (like GTD or Contexts)
  • Quick-Add window and system-wide shortcuts to capture new tasks
  • Drop emails, Web links, or files on Organize to convert them to tasks
  • Powerful review features (daily, weekly, monthly) with reminders
  • Really flexible in structuring your tasks: supports subtasks, subprojects, subcontexts
  • Cloud and Wi-Fi sync with all editions of Organize:Me and Organize:Pro
  • Free iPhone edition

OrganizeMe for Mac, iPad, and iPhone is available in English and German.



Version 4.9.39:
  • [New] Added CSV Export > Export single projects as CSV
  • [Update] Improved MindManager Import > Floating Topics are now added to projects
  • [Update] Improved CSV Import > Now compatible with OmniFocus 2 CSV export for easy migration from OmniFocus 2


  • OS X 10.10 or later


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OrganizePro 4.9.39 - Take back control of your tasks.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 38 min ago


OrganizePro is the project and task manager for freelancers, project managers and professional users. With powerful features to manage large task lists, track task delegations and task progress. Organize:Pro is your perfect companion for every meeting and for managing projects.

Features
  • Simple: Easy-to-use, intuitive interface with multiple themes
  • Beautiful: Choose your favorite layout from different UI Themes
  • Powerful: Supports leading project management methods (like GTD, Contexts, PMBOK, PRINCE2)
  • Review: By date (daily, weekly, monthly) or duration
  • Visual: View and organize your tasks as lists, mind maps, or work-breakdown structures
  • Flexible: Give your projects structure: subtasks, sub-projects, sub-contexts
  • Meetings: Supports you during meetings (AID classification - Action, Information, Decision)
  • RACI Task Delegation: Makes task delegation and tracking easy (RACI matrix - Responsible, Accountable, Consulted, Informed)
  • Dashboard: Easily manage multiple projects with the Project Dashboard
  • Templates and defaults for tasks: Set default values for new tasks
  • System Integration: Quick-Add window and system-wide shortcuts to capture new tasks
  • Plays well with Others: Drag-and-drop emails, Web links, or files on Organize to create follow-up tasks
  • Calendar Integration: Display your calendar entries side by side with your tasks
  • Project Templates: Save and re-use your own projects or choose from our template library
  • Taskfabric Cloud2 Sync: Free cloud-based auto-sync for your tasks on all major platforms
  • Free online access: Easy access with your Web browser from anywhere; team members can access shared lists on the Web for free.


Version 4.9.39:
  • [New] Added CSV Export > Export single projects as CSV
  • [Update] Improved MindManager Import > Floating Topics are now added to projects
  • [Update] Improved CSV Import > Now compatible with OmniFocus 2 CSV export for easy migration from OmniFocus 2


  • OS X 10.10 or later


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What do voters want? An IRL Maybot? Sure, give that a whirl

The Register - 9 hours 38 min ago
Tory council candidate moots an even more robotic PM – for the 'more personable touch'

A local Tory candidate has suggested the party creates a chatbot to up its digital cred and boost engagement with voters. Its name? Theresa Maybot.…

CM PDF and TIFF Page Extractor 3.5.1 - Extract and save PDF pages in various image formats.

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 42 min ago


CM PDF and TIFF Page Extractor is designed to extract pages from within your PDF files into a new PDF file, multi-page TIFF, JPG, or PNG file. It works with the powerful PDF framework from within OS X, but enhances it further by allowing you to work with a huge batch of PDF or multi-page TIFF files at one go.

Features
  • Extract a page or pages from a PDF or multi-page TIFF File
  • Save extracted pages as PDF, multi-page TIFF, PNG, or JPG
  • Set dots per inch of extracted pages
  • Convert PDF to multi-page TIFF, and multi-page TIFF to PDF
  • Perform the entire process in one quick batch
  • Extract pages from a range (from page .. to page)
  • Launch created file in Preview app
  • PDF and multi-page TIFF files are a great format for keeping documents in a single neat package and are commonplace in our modern life. Not only that, they are eco-friendly as they reduce the number of trees which needs to be cut down.


Version 3.5.1:
  • Fixed an app resizing bug


  • OS X 10.7 or later


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ZoomNotes Desktop 1.68 - Note-taking and sketching app (was ZoomNotesX).

MacUpdate - Mac OS X - 9 hours 43 min ago

ZoomNotes Desktop (was ZoomNotesX) is a note-taking and sketching app for OS X. It is fully compatible with the iOS version (ZoomNotes, and ZoomNotes Lite), and shares a similar user interface for easy learning.

Features
  • Write over PDF files or blank paper
  • Infinite whiteboard mode (aka Infinite Canvas)
  • Sub-documents
  • Typed rich text
  • Layers
  • Near-infinite zoom range
  • Record and playback sound
  • Bookmarks to record view points within documents
  • Drawing guides for lines and arcs
  • Symbol library
  • Documents management documents, folders and sub-folders; tags for documents and pages within documents
  • Export as images, PDF, video, or SVG
  • Integration with Finder to allow 'Quick preview' and drag-and-drop of ZND, PDF, ZIP, JPEG, PNG, and MOV files
  • ICloud enabled for easy synchronization between iOS and OS X


Version 1.68:
  • Bug fixes and optimisations


  • OS X 10.10 or later


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Hori’s Onyx is a wireless alternative to the PS4 DualShock

The Unofficial Apple Weblog - 10 hours 5 min ago
We've had a slew of third-party, Sony-approved PS4 controllers over the years, including the pint-sized Mini Wired Gamepad and the pro-focused Razer Raiju. While welcome, they've all been missing a crucial feature — wireless connectivity. That...
Categories: Apple (iOS/Mac OSX)

NHS: Thanks for all the free work, Linux nerds, now face our trademark cops

The Register - 10 hours 6 min ago
Dev team quits, suggests NHS used them to get better deal with Microsoft

The small team behind an ambitious NHoS Linux project are calling it a day, citing receipt of a trademark infringement warning from the Department of Health's (DoH) "brand police" as the "final straw".…

How Apple can turn the iPhone into an ultra portable MacBook Air

MacCentral - 10 hours 7 min ago

Amid the battles over bezels, screens, and battery life, there’s one thing that all iPhones have in common: They’re powerful enough to replace your PC. Now before you start yelling at your screen, I’m not talking about the iMac Pro or the HP Omen. If you use your laptop or desktop to do something you can’t do on your phone, the point is moot. PCs and Macs still have their place in the world, and it’s going to be a long while before our mobile devices can handle the more strenuous tasks we call on our PCs to do.

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Intellectual Property Office drops, er, patently cool cartoon to teach kids about trademarks

The Register - 10 hours 40 min ago
Hey, Reg can entertain children. IP freely, anyone, IP freely?

How do you get seven-year-olds interested in intellectual property? Anyway, indeed, why would you want to? No matter, the Intellectual Property Office has launched a cartoon answering the question no one has ever asked.…

How to get my screen to be dynamic height based on webview height?

iOS Programming - 10 hours 43 min ago

Hi guys, I have a problem for setting up a screen with dynamic height based on webview content size height.

I've already attached a scrollview into my screen and set constraint 0,0,0,0. Also, I put a webview container and add wkwebview into that container in code and set up the height constraint for that container.

Currently I already be able to get the webview height by using wkwebview evaluatejavascript. Anyone can give me idea of how to set this screen height based on webview contentsize? Any help will be much appreciated.

MyViewController code: https://pastebin.com/CwSRTzjM

My screen for storyboard structure: https://i.imgur.com/A2QVcnk.png

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The Morning After: Thursday, January 18th 2018

The Unofficial Apple Weblog - 11 hours 7 min ago
The next big Nintendo gaming accessory? Cardboard. The games maker unveiled Labo, a DIY add-on system for kids to fold and stick together peripherals from cardboard -- proving once again that Nintendo is the good kind of crazy. Elsewhere we've got iP...
Categories: Apple (iOS/Mac OSX)

Fender Monterey Bluetooth speaker review: Rugged, loud, and fun, but also pricey and only marginally portable

MacCentral - 11 hours 7 min ago
The absence of a battery leaves the thumpy Fender Monterey Bluetooth speaker reliant on AC power.

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