This week’s freeware takes the form of three new desktop wallpapers perfect for the Halloween season. Mindy brings us two offerings in the form of Pig Pen and Pumpkin Patch, wallpapers featuring iconic characters and settings from the classic, ‘It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.’ In addition to these, Dave Brasgalla invites the undead hordes to shamble across your desktop in Heartland. All of these wallpapers are available in sizes perfect for your iPhone, iPad and Mac, so head on over to the freeware page to grab them today!
October 23, 2013
October 15, 2013
This month, as you gather supplies to fight off the zombie hordes and vampire covens, keep a lookout for our new insidious icon sets and diabolical desktop wallpapers. Be sure to visit our Dribbble page for some perilous previews of these Hallowe’en favors, and don’t forget to also check out our haunted staff page, where our employees have undergone their yearly transformation into denizens of the night.
Today we’re releasing three new desktop wallpapers to start off our celebration of the supernatural and macabre. Kate England’s Halloween Glow is full of festive colors for the fall season, and Mindy Weaver brings us Kou and Moka, featuring characters from the popular anime series, Rosario+Vampire. All three of these offerings are available in sizes perfect for adorning your Mac, iPad or iPhone. Head on over to the freeware page to get into the holiday spirit today!
Our mad scientists are hard at work, cranking out more tricks and treats to keep the season festive, so keep checking back with us to see our latest spooky, scary additions. In the meantime, enjoy a few creatures from our past, and have a Happy Halloween!
October 14, 2013
Twitterrific 5.5.2 is now available in the App Store and brings with it support for editing user profiles.
The new profile editing view (accessed from your user profile or by tapping and holding on your avatar in the timeline) allows you to change your name, location, website, and bio information on the fly. You’ll also be able to pick new avatar and banner images and crop them to your liking from within the application. The view displays your avatar and banner overtop one another, so you can easily tell how the final changes will look in your profile and on Twitter’s website.
Other notable improvements in 5.5.2 include:
- Performance enhancements when scrolling and loading the timeline
- Improved application launch time
- Bug fixes and more
Twitterrific 5 has been hailed by critics and users alike as one of the most beautiful and fun to use applications in the App Store. The app is currently on sale directly from the App Store for just $2.99. Existing users can update to version 5.5.2 via the App Store’s software update. Enjoy!
October 10, 2013
We’re pleased to announce that xScope is participating in the newly released SuperStacked Mac Bundle. Along with xScope, the bundle offers access to 23 additional useful development tools and resources at a highly discounted price.
xScope is our Mac utility, featuring eight tools in one that combine to help you measure, inspect, and test your work. It’s a UI Swiss Army Knife that no designer or developer should be without. Check out xScope 3’s new features and user guide to find out more about how it can help you improve your daily work flow.
Starting at $35, the bundle’s price will be increasing by $1 a day, so we urge you not to wait to grab the SuperStacked Mac Bundle today.
September 18, 2013
Today, Apple launches the seventh generation of its mobile operating system and we’re pleased to report that our popular Twitter client, Twitterrific, is ready for the new OS. Twitterrific 5.5 is now available in the App Store and brings with it an updated interface as well as performance improvements, a host of new features & more.
Twitterrific 5 already sported a clean, easy to use interface prior to iOS 7, but now more than ever the app’s focus is squarely on your Twitter content. Minimal menus and navigation controls lets your timeline shine, the redesigned sidebar flows seamlessly into the feel of iOS 7 and the new in-app browser offers standard controls for ease of use. iOS 7 has also allowed us to add the ability to fetch tweets when Twitterrific is placed in the background so new content will be there waiting for you when you return.
Other notable improvements in 5.5 include:
- Support for Safari Reading List bookmarking
- Ability to turn on in-app browser’s mobilizer mode by default
- Swiping from the left edge of the screen to open the sidebar
- Support for opening links in Chrome
- Bug fixes and more
Twitterrific 5 has already been hailed by critics and users alike as one of the most beautiful and fun to use applications in the App Store. Today’s update embraces and extends that design philosophy to iOS 7, something we’re very excited about. The app is currently on sale directly from the App Store for just $2.99. Version 5.5 is available starting today for users running Apple’s new iOS 7 operating system via the App Store’s software update. Enjoy!
July 23, 2013
Twitterrific 5.2.3 is now available in the App Store and brings with it an updated visual appearance and a new sidebar section we’re calling the Today View.
The new view (accessed from the sidebar after turning on push) shows the very latest retweets, favorites and new followers based on your push notification activity over the last 24 hours. It’s a great way to keep tabs on popular things you’ve recently tweeted as well as who’s new to following you. If you have Favstar enabled you can even tap on any tweet in the Today view to browse the total stats on it for all time.
Other notable improvements in 5.2.3 include:
- Images in the photo viewer are maximized for your screen size
- In-app browser now plays audio for videos even if device is muted
- Secondary usernames are auto-selected when replying for quick deletion
- Bug fixes and more
Twitterrific 5 has been hailed by critics and users alike as one of the most beautiful and fun to use applications in the App Store. The app is currently on sale directly from the App Store for just $2.99. Existing users can update to version 5.2.3 via the App Store’s software update. Enjoy!
July 15, 2013
An update for xScope is now available in the Mac App Store and through the in-app update. xScope 3.6.1 features more efficient processor usage which translates into less drain on your MacBook battery.
This update also includes more responsive tools, enhancements to Spaces and Retina Display support and various other improvements and bug fixes. Check out the complete list at the xScope version history page. If you are a developer and are using the current beta of OS X Mavericks you will definitely want to take a look at this latest version.
This is a free update for current users and is available now. Check your updates at the Mac App Store or, if you purchased from the website, check for updates under the xScope menu item.