Tag Archives: ipad

July 8, 2013
December 15, 2012

Google Maps out for iOS

iOS 6 famously included Apple’s home-grown Maps, and to be frank, they aren’t always awesome. While Google’s offering isn’t perfect, either, it will be nice to have both when out and about.

Correction: “aren’t always awesome” should be replaced by “are utter shit”.

June 28, 2012

Facebook to speed up its iOS app

The current version of the app is essentially an Objective-C shell with a Web browser inside. When it comes to speed, this is like putting the engine of a Smart Car in the body of a Ferrari.

Eloquently put.

May 25, 2012

Coda 2 and Diet Coda

I don’t use a Mac anymore, but when I did I loved Coda, and I suspect that Coda 2 is even better. I really like the fact that you can use an iPad with Diet Coda as a dedicated preview device.

April 11, 2010
April 4, 2010


Turn your iPad / iPhone into a convenient side monitor for your Mac desktop. iDisplay is a universal app specially optimized for iPad and iPhone/iPod Touch screens.

Excellent idea, especially when used with a large-screen device like the iPad. Not sure how well the app actually works, however.