Sponsor: Elgato Eve — Know your Home

Live smarter by knowing more about the place you care about most. With Elgato Eve, see your home at a glance, right on your iPhone and iPad.

The Eve family of HomeKit accessories gathers data on air quality, temperature, humidity, air pressure and more. Gain insights that help you improve your comfort, and make your home a smarter place.

Eve Room is powered by a sophisticated sensor analyzing volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Air quality can vary based on many factors, and Eve Room goes beyond CO₂ by analyzing substances that directly affect your well-being.

Eve Weather is built to live outside, and with IPX3 water resistance, even a little rain won't hurt. Keep track of the weather at your actual home, and easily access your personal data right on your iPhone and iPad.

Eve Door & Window understands whether your door or window is open or closed. See the current open/closed state at a glance and view statistics on time & duration to make smarter choices.

Learn more about the Eve lineup at Elgato's website

Taking advantage of Apple's revolutionary HomeKit technology, Eve offers unparalleled ease of use, advanced security, and tight integration with Siri.

Use the free Eve app to view all data collected by Eve and control all accessories featuring HomeKit technology.

Sponsor: Pasteasy

Ever wish you could easily copy text from your Mac to and paste it on your iPhone, or copy an image on your PC and paste it into a document on your iPad? With Pasteasy, you can!

Pasteasy is a simple utility that syncs your clipboard instantaneously in the background on all your devices. With apps for Mac, PC, iOS and Android, it's never been easier to share text, links, photos, screenshots and more across platforms and devices.

Pasteasy features:

  • Simple copy and paste — Use native copy and paste actions. Pasteasy syncs the clipboard instantaneously in the background
  • Fast, scure and private — Encrypted over local WiFi for speed. No more waiting. It even works without WiFi, over personal hotspot.
  • Flexible sharing — Scan barcode to connect to one or more devices, yours or friend’s. You don’t need an email address, a phone number, a shared link, a friend request or anything to share photos with them.
  • Clipboard history — Save copied items in one place. You can browse, re-copy, preview, share or delete them.
  • Cross-platform — Copy across iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac and PC

What's best is Pasteasy is free to download and use. Check out Pasteasy's website for more information

Sponsor: Deliveries

 
 

Deliveries for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch helps you keep track of all your packages, so you always know when they’re going to arrive. Whether it's the latest gadget you've preordered online, or a new graphic novel you can't wait to dive into, Deliveries will keep tabs on it so you don't miss the doorbell.

The main list shows a summary of all your shipments and counts down the days. Select a delivery for more information, and see where it is on a map. If you like you can view the shipping company’s web page, or easily share your shipment over email, iMessage, or AirDrop. Deliveries can even add estimated delivery dates to your calendar, and a Notification Center widget lets you quickly check your packages without opening the app. All your old deliveries are archived so you can look them up again if you need to.

Deliveries supports dozens of services, including UPS, FedEx, US Postal Service, DHL, TNT, Canada Post, City Link, Royal Mail, DPD, and many more. You can also track orders from services like Amazon and Apple, even before they ship. (Some services are limited to specific countries—visit junecloud.com/services for details.) If you have packages from other services, just select “Other” and enter a delivery date and web site. Deliveries will watch the site and let you know when it changes.

Deliveries is also available for Mac OS X allowing you to sync your deliveries between devices.

Check out Deliveries for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch on the App Store now. 

Sponsor: Elgato Avea — Dynamic Mood Light

Avea from Elgato transforms your home with beautiful dynamic light moods.

No matter the weather and season outside — with Avea, you can bring the atmosphere you like to your home. Control your ambience from your iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch and unwind in one of the carefully crafted settings with subtly changing light. For example, let the Cherry Blossom setting fill your house with summery cosiness.

After a relaxing evening, simply set your alarm using the built-in wake-up light scene. With Avea, rise and shine along a natural sunrise, right in your bedroom.

Avea connects directly to your iPhone or iPad using Bluetooth Smart technology, without requiring additional gateways or bridges. But it doesn't stop there: once you have chosen a light scene, the smart LED lightbulb will take care of the rest, not requiring a constant connection to your iPhone or iPad. Connect more than one Avea, and they will automatically coordinate their lighting to create an even more immersive atmosphere.

Avea is available for $39.95 from Elgato's website

Sponsor: Pinpoint

You take screenshots. But sometimes you need to mark them up a bit before sharing them with your friends (or enemies). You know: point stuff out, blur out your business, jot down thoughts. Pinpoint’s got you covered.

With Pinpoint you can see all the screenshots you’ve ever taken, draw arrows and boxes to pinpoint the important parts or the stuff that’s weird, annotate with text to explain what you’re thinking while blurring out any sensitive info to keep it from prying eyes. Edited screenshots can be shared from Pinpoint with literally anyone and you can automatically ditch the original screenshot so it’s not clogging up your photo library.

That’s it. It’s super simple by design. One thing: mark up your screenshots.

Download Pinpoint for iPhone and iPad in the App Store for free. 

Sponsor: Unread

Rediscover the joy of reading your favorite writers with Unread, an RSS reader for iPhone and iPad

With support for five RSS syncing services, Unread provides an elegant, distraction-free reading experience with beautiful fonts from Hoefler & Co allowing you to focus on the act of reading. Featuring a unique gesture-based UI, you can move anywhere in the app with a sweep of your thumb, without having to reposition your hand. Unread’s stacked navigation was built from scratch to be the most comfortable interface you’ve ever used.

Unread features:

  • Support for Feed Wrangler, Feedbin, Feedly, Fever and NewsBlur.
  • Background refresh: Unread keeps your subscriptions up to date with power-efficient background updating.
  • Support for iOS 8 share extensions allowing you to send articles to Instapaper, Pocket, Readability, Pinboard, or social networks like Facebook and Twitter.
  • Multiple themes designed to make it easy to read under any lighting conditions.
  • 1Password integration.

Get Unread for iPhone and Unread for iPad for free in the App Store. 

Sponsor: Cheatsheet

Cheatsheet for iOS and Apple Watch is for the little things you never remember: hotel rooms, license plates, luggage combination, ID numbers. Write them down in Cheatsheet and then refer to them anytime in the Today widget, custom keyboard, or Watch app. No more fumbling to unlock your phone and find your notes app; Cheatsheet is as easy as pulling down Notification Center, pulling up the keyboard, or glancing at your Apple Watch.

Cheatsheet features:

  • 86 hint icons to help you recognize what you’re looking for.
  • Today widget shows up to 10 of your cheats (16 on iPad) for easy reference, even from the lock screen. Layout and features can be customized to your needs.
  • Keyboard extension shows up to 50 cheats, which you can insert anywhere you can use a custom keyboard.
  • Action extension makes it easy to send text or URLs to Cheatsheet from any app.
  • Watch app lets you add, edit, and delete cheats right from your wrist. Glance automatically scrolls through your top 10 cheats.
  • Upgrade to Cheatsheet Pro to unlock the full keyboard, action extension, and 25 new icons.

Get Cheatsheet for free on the App Store.

Sponsor: Blink: Better Affiliate Links

Blink: Better Affiliate Links is an iOS affiliate linking app that works with the iTunes affiliate program and makes the process of creating affiliate links much less time-consuming and fiddly.

With Blink, you can quickly search across the App Store, the Mac App Store, the iTunes Store and the iBooks store and generate affiliate links from the results. Blink also converts appsto.re, itun.es, appstore.com and itunes.com links into affiliate links. Especially helpful for writers, Blink can create affiliate links as plain links or using one of three Markdown formats.

Blink also includes an extension that makes it simple to generate links from within Apple's mobile stores and anywhere else you find links. You can even integrate Blink into more complex workflows with its URL scheme. 

Check out Blink: Better Affiliate Links on the App Store now. 

Sponsor: Heart to Heart

Heart to Heart from nomtasticapps is a revolutionary way to instantly communicate in 64 languages with your iOS device and Apple Watch! Type or dictate for quick translations on the fly, or set up a "Heart to Heart" to communicate in real-time across devices without the barrier of language. Whether you're learning a new language, studying abroad, traveling the world, or having a conversation with someone you met along the way, Heart to Heart is the perfect companion for you.

With Heart to Heart you can:

  • Instantly translate an unlimited number of words, phrases, or speech into 64 languages.
  • Connect iOS devices and/or Apple Watch to communicate with another user in close proximity – Heart to Heart will instantly detect your language and translate the conversation into each person's native language.
  • Quickly dictate on your iOS device or Apple Watch. No need to type!
  • Handoff translations to your iPhone from your Apple Watch and continue without interruption.
  • Listen to spoken phrases in their native dialects.

Heart to Heart for iOS and Apple Watch is available on the App Store now.