The Breakroom

As you probably know, Apple dropped a bomb shell this week announcing that it will no longer attend Macworld after January’s show in San Fran. How long the expo will last without our favorite fruit company is anybody’s guess, but if Macworld Paris is any indication, it won’t be very long at all. Amidst this […]

Talkin’ Bout Twitterrific

November 12, 2008

A few weeks ago during ConvergeSouth, local social media blogger and confessed Twitter junkie, Wayne Sutton, stopped by the Greensboro office to chat. Wayne wanted to know all about the birth of Twitterrific, what’s next for the blue birdie and much more. If these are the kinds of questions that keep you up late at […]

We are proud to announce that a new designer and icon artist has joined the Iconfactory – Louie Mantia. Over the years, Louie has made a name for himself in the Mac icon and iPhone development communities. His work as one of the original Tapulous team members brought such iPhone favorites as Tap Tap Revenge […]

Permanently Impressed

September 26, 2008

Our friends over at Mister Retro have come out with a fun new Photoshop filter called Permanent Press. The filter lets you simulate different kinds of offset printing processes with customizable ink settings and the results are really quite fun. Perfect for that “printed in Asia”, rustic look that could be used in t-shirt designs, […]

With all the appearances we’ve been putting in lately you’d think we have a book or a blockbuster film coming out. Sadly neither of these are true, but the upside is we’ve been invited to speak at the next Triangle Mac Users Group meeting in Raleigh, North Carolina. We invite you to join Ged and […]

Craig and Ged have been invited as guests on The Unofficial Apple Weblog’s (TUAW) talkcast this Sunday night. We’ll be chatting up the latest version of Twitterrific, answering your burning questions and a whole lot more. If you’ve always wanted to hear Craig’s wonderful singing voice, or just find out what makes us tick, this […]

Betting on Books

February 27, 2008

We’re proud to be affiliated with Coudal Partners new Making Book competition. Pick your favorite books from The Morning News’ 2008 Tournament of Books, place a bet, and you could win some fantastic prizes. And the best part: your bet goes directly to First Book, a non-profit organization that provides low-income families with their first […]

Whether you stood in line at your local Apple store or waited patiently for the FedEx man to arrive, you’ve got your shiny new copy of Leopard in hand and are in the process of upgrading. Here’s what you can expect from our software IconBuilder – Now that we’re no longer under NDA, we’re happy […]

The gang over at MacThemes has published an insightful interview with our youngest artist – David Lanham. Austin Heller and Sam Gwilym find out where David’s ideas come from, his creative process and much more. If you’ve ever wondered what inspires a young artist, or just wanna see some very cool stuff, head on over […]

All iPhone, All The Time

August 28, 2007

Just a quick note to let everyone know that I’ve just had an article published at A List Apart. In issue #244, I present some of the topics that I’ve encountered in the process of thinking about how the iPhone affects this and other sites run by the Iconfactory. This article is the first of […]