November, 2011 | iCraigt

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Monthly Archives: November 2011

Evaluating new software


When trying out the latest beta (or general pre-release) version of a software build, what is your gut reaction when something doesn’t work? Are you inclined to rant and rave and post flaming Twitter posts or do you accept that you are testing pre-release software, anticipate that there will be bugs and helpfully feed back…

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GoodReader for iPad updated to v3.11.0


The excellent GoodReader for iPad just received an update, adding Unrar for archives along with a few other useful additions. I WILL write a review of this app very soon, it’s an app I would recommend to every iPad owner. I am @iCraigt on Twitter and you can find me on chime.in here.

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The PlayBase Android Tablet


On 2 November 2011, Singapore-based consumer product developer and manufacturer, Karuma, officially announced the launch of their upcoming Android Tablet, the PlayBase. Karuma market the PlayBase as a sleek, durable and tough tablet for adults, built with kids in mind. It weighs in at 325grams and is just 9.7mm thick. It features a 7” capacitive…

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Goodbye iOS Notes app


Back in October I wrote a post stating how I was using the iOS Notes app again, following the introduction of iCloud.  I mentioned how I had started to use it quite a lot. Well, now I’m not.  On Monday I was preparing some important notes that I had created on the native Notes app…

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WordPress for iOS v2.9.1 available


An update has recently landed for the WordPress iOS app. Now at version 2.9.1, the latest update is a maintenance (bug fix) release offering greater stability. Head over to the App Store now to install the update. I am @iCraigt on Twitter and you can find me on chime.in here.

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chime.in for iPhone updated


Version 1.1 of the chime.in iPhone app has just landed and it brings with it some much anticipated new features. For me the most significant updates are Notifications and the addition of an online browser. If you haven’t tried chime.in yet I urge you to give it a go. It’s such a well designed and…

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