This Week

GREAT 78

This is what the internet does best – the Internet archive, and it’s free!!
The Great78 project digitizes audio from old 78 rpm collections and makes them available.
Fabulous idea and well worth listening to.

http://great78.archive.org

LOGORANK

You’ve got a new logo – you’ve spent a chunk of change on it too! But the real question is – will it stand out?

http://brandmark.io

GUDAK

Remember the good old days of cameras? The ones which used film that came in a little yellow and red box.
Now you can replicate that whole experience with Gudak!

http://screw-bar.com

MANAGERSCORE

Just how good a manager are you?
Check yourself out and find out what your team really think of your management style – you could learn something too!

http://getlighthouse.com

Recent Programming

RENDERMAN

hose wizards at Pixar have a secret – it’s Renderman, a tool for making animation magic. And while it’s a pro-tool, Pixar says it’s attracting more people to animation.

https://renderman.pixar.com

FRUITJUICE

Keeping your laptop battery plugged in ALL the time isn’t good for its health.
If you’ve got a Mac – you need FruitJuice. I use it, it’s really useful.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fruitjuice-active-battery-health-and-monitoring/id671736912

TILT BRUSH

Paint in 3D – in virtual reality – it sounds extraordinary, and it is.
It’s used for animation and game creation and it’s from Google.
Check out titmouse animation studios – masters of Tilt Brush

http://titmouse.net

MEDIUM 3.0

Is it a blog? Is it a news site? No???
It’s medium – and it’s a hot platform for sharing ideas.

https://medium.com

SLIDEBEAN

A whole new approach to presentations – you bring the content, slidebean does the rest!

GET RAISED

Do you deserve a raise (don’t we all?)
Find out if you’re underpaid and get a raise!

https://getraised.com

POCKETSENSE

Keep your phone safe for Android. It’s a lockout for your phone.

pocket sense for android at google play

SPIFFY OR IFFY

Crowd source comments about your clothes – got a date? a job interview? a visit to the in-laws?
The spiffy or iffy community will help!

http://spiffyoriffy.com

THE SKIMM

Looks like a calendar app – but it populates your calendar with the things you’d do if you knew they were out there!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/theskimm/id1034995058?mt=8

CUPPERMARKET

When you want coffee that’s real coffee and not just a cup of joe, try Cuppermarket.
A great name for an eclectic choice of coffees.

https://market.cupperapp.com

FRONT

An email app for all the members of your team from Frontapp.

https://frontapp.com

APP USAGE TRACKER

You m!ay have 100s of apps on your phone – but how many do you use and how long do you use them?
Load appusagetracker and find out just how much time you spend on what!!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/app-usage-tracker-monitor-time-spent-on-apps/id1240765788?mt=8

FLLIKE

Rate your airline experience on Fllike – easy as pie.
Scan your boarding pass or enter your flight number – set the sliders and you’re done!

http://www.fllike.com

LITERAI

Forget your fingers doing the walking – now there’s way to train your computer to write for you.
That scares me – but some love it.

http://literai.com

GO SKILLS

Get the skills you need to move along in life – at go skills.com

https://www.goskills.com

BETTER

If your health insurance provider owes you money – track your reimbursement with “better”.

https://www.getbetter.co

JUMPSHOT

Lets you save the great shots and ditch the bad ones – jumpshot from Canon.

https://canonlabs.io