Tag Archives: Cyber Monday

Mac games uptick, Scrivener 3, Photos Tagger, Cyber Monday

Mac games rise and you can find bargains — Have you noticed that more and more Mac gaming torrent sites are popping up? Clearly, the demand for Mac games is growing. However, piracy is wrong. Plus, torrent sites are dangerous for you and your Mac, especially when there are better alternatives out there. So forget about Mac games torrents, and check out this advice instead.

Hands On: Scrivener 3.0 further refines the writing, research process on the Mac — AppleInsider gets a published author to take a look at the Scrivener update, with new highlights including a much called-for rewrite of the app’s Compile feature, and an interface modernisation.

Brattoo Propaganda Software debuts Photos Tagger for macOS — Brattoo Propaganda Software has introduced Photos Tagger, a new addition to their applications suite.
Photos Tagger extracts the meta data from the Photos software database, and applies it to your photos as keywords. The app is designed to make it easier to find and organize your pictures.
Photos Tagger requires macOS 10.9 or later and Photos 2.x or higher. It costs US$7.95. A demo is available for download.

Cyber Monday deals — Being New Zealand, these have come through on our Tuesday. TechTool Pro is on special, MacProVideo has deals on subscriptions (US$75 a year) and instructional downloads, and Italian V-Moda headphones have 40% off the Crossfade Wireless version.

Video of Apple Watch in use, Cyber Monday deals, 25 new Angry Birds’ levels, iPhone-ography


Hands on with Apple Watch —  As a Thanksgiving treat the folks at Cult of Mac have given readers a hands on experience with Apple Watch in a video shot at this year’s announcement at Cupertino. The video was originally not released due to weak sound, but the visuals speak volumes about the interface of the Apple Watch. It’s worth seeing to see how interacting with the Watch in real time will be like.

Best Cyber Monday 2014 deals on iOS — The holiday deals continue with discounts on a variety of apps in the App Store. At this link are some of the best titles on sale for Cyber Monday (with a few for Mac at the end).

Angry Birds Seasons goes to Finland for the Holidays — Angry Birds fans have even more pig-smashing to enjoy now that the latest Angry Birds Seasons levels are out. The 25 new levels take the launchable birds to Finland as they smash through Helsinki, the northern lights, and more. The game update introduces a new character, Tony, plus you’ll learn facts about Finland from Professor Pig. The Angry Birds Seasons On Finn Ice levels are available as a free update.

iPhoneography 101: Photo Tip Q&A — In this the second article in the iPhoneography 101 series Vern Seward answers a few questions many ask about shooting images with iPhone.