The Breakroom

Flare 1.0.1 is Here

March 30, 2011

Flare, our new photo editing app for Mac OS X, is now even better. Flare 1.0.1 is available in the Mac App Store and adds new features such as the ability to save to your iPhoto library, and the option to customize the color of the Rounded Edges border. It also includes several other improvements […]

Since its release, Flare has been a tremendous hit with amateur and professional photographers alike. Users have lauded Flare’s ease of use while others have enjoyed the power of editing effects and presets. The response has been so great we’ve decided to extend Flare’s special 50% off sales price for the time being. Ordering from […]

Introducing Flare for Mac

March 10, 2011

The Iconfactory and ARTIS Software are pleased to announce the immediate release of Flare 1.0 for the Mac. What is Flare? Simply put Flare is a fast, easy, and beautiful darkroom for your desktop. With Flare, you can apply photographic effects to your photos, then save them to your Mac, upload them to Flickr, or […]

Year In Review for 2010

December 30, 2010

So much happens around these parts it’s difficult to keep track of it all. But since 2010 is about to fade into history, it’s time once again to highlight what we were up to these last 12 months. This year saw exciting developments at the Iconfactory, and as is par for the course, most of […]

Life is full of interruptions. How many times have you realized that your earbuds are silent because you’d forgotten to un-pause your iPod? If you’re like us, probably one too many. That’s why we’re pleased to announce Take Five, a simple utility for use with your iPhone and iPod touch that automatically fades your music […]

Atomicon, in association with the Iconfactory & DS Media Labs is pleased to announce the release of the Ramp Champ Original Soundtrack now available on iTunes. Now you can own the musical tracks you loved so much from the iPhone game and listen to them at home or on the go! The album offers sixteen […]

Year In Review for 2009

December 23, 2009

We know some people detest year end letters, but around these pixellated parts, it’s a tradition, and who are we to argue with that? 2009 saw a ton of content come down the assembly line including two new iPhone games, the return of Iconfactory related merchandise, and of course lots of desktop goodies. Here are […]

That’s right folks, it’s October again which means we’ve flipped the spooky switches and engaged creepy mode here at the Iconfactory in anticipation of our all-time favorite holiday, Halloween. If you’re new to these parts then you should know we just love costume parties, trick or treating and serving up all kinds of ghostly goodies […]


February 23, 2009

Greensboro, North Carolina. Saturday, February 21, 2009. 7:15am. 24 degrees Fahrenheit. Gedeon, Talos, Anthony, Louie and myself arrive at Friendly Center to join a small but fanatical group, including Ian Meyer who had camped out all night, in front of a polished aluminum and glass monolith. Just under three hours later the new employees joined […]

Every one of the Iconfactory’s workers have had Twitter accounts almost since day one. In recent months we created product-specific accounts for both Twitterrific and Frenzic but never one to cover the entire company. Until now. We’re pleased to announce the Iconfactory now has a Twitter account that you can follow to get the latest […]