The Breakroom

The New Favicon

November 4, 2015

The recent release of Safari 9.0 brought a great new feature: pinned tabs. These tabs are locked to the lefthand side of your tab bar and stay in place, even when you open a new window or relaunch the browser. The default behavior is to display the first letter of the site’s name on a […]

Evolving a popular app from version 1 to version 2 is always a challenge, and so it was with the recent update of the Willow app for iOS. Willow connects users around the world via meaningful conversations, posed by simple questions. The Iconfactory was charged with updating the popular 1.0 version of Willow, modernizing both […]

Ollie makes himself at home in iOS 9 with the latest release of Twitterrific. Version 5.13.2 now supports iPad split-screen and slide-over multitasking in iOS 9. We’ve also added the option to reply to mentions and DMs directly from push notification banners in iOS 9’s notification center. Other new features include the ability to send […]

xScope on the Big Screen

September 15, 2015

As every iPhone developer knows, you don’t really understand an app’s design until you see it on the device. We’ve all been fooled by text or controls that looked just fine on your Mac’s simulator, but elicited “What the heck were we thinking?” when run on the phone. With the release of tvOS, there’s going […]

Today’s release of Twitterrific v 5.13.1 is an incremental but important one that fixes several annoying bugs and improves overall usability of the iOS app.

Yep

August 6, 2015

While we may not have contributed in our normal way, we were happy to learn today that some of our work made it into Windows 10! Windows Bridge for iOS is an open source project that makes it easier for iOS developers to target their products to the new operating system from Redmond. This work […]

xScope’s Overlay tool can make your life considerably easier when coding up pixel perfect designs for iOS.

xScope and Apple Watch

April 24, 2015

xScope has been updated with support for Apple Watch in both the iOS and Mac App Stores.

Today we are very pleased to announce that Twitterrific 5.11 with Apple Watch support is now available in the App Store.

The Iconfactory is now offering app development services to clients from direction and planning through visual and programmatic design to development, implementation and testing. We’d love to help your business succeed, get in touch!