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Spyglass GPS & Compass with Augmented Reality Available for 50% Off

Happymagenta is offering its powered by augmented reality GPS navigation toolkit Spyglass for 50% off during a special weekend sale from 22nd through 31st of January. Spyglass is great for hunters, boaters, hikers, explorers, travelers, teachers, students, all outdoor enthusiasts, professionals and engineers.

 

Spyglass GPS & Compass with Augmented Reality Available for 50% Off

 

Spyglass is an essential GPS toolkit for outdoors and off-road navigation. Packed with tools it serves as binoculars, heads-up display, hi-tech compass with maps, gyrocompass, GPS receiver, waypoint tracker, speedometer, altimeter, Sun, Moon and star finder, gyro horizon, rangefinder, coordinate converter, sextant, inclinometer, angular calculator and camera. It saves your custom places and waypoints, navigates precisely to them later, shows them on maps and using real-time augmented reality displays detailed GPS info, measures distances, sizes, angles, and does a lot more.

 

Compass and Gyrocompass:
Accuracy improvement techniques, special compass modes and calibration methods available in Spyglass only make it a real instrument – the most advanced and accurate digital compass.

 

Finder, Tracker and AR Navigation:
Spyglass operates in 3D and uses augmented reality to show real-time object positions, info and directions to them overlaid over camera or maps. Save current position, add points from maps, manually enter location coordinates and bearings, add stars by hand or use a built-in star catalogue. Find saved places and objects later simply by following directional arrows. Spyglass tracks multiple targets simultaneously and shows their info – distance, direction, azimuth, elevation and estimated time of arrival. Copy, paste and share locations, coordinates and map links using many supported formats.

 

GPS, Speedometer and Altimeter:
Find and track your location and get detailed real-time GPS data – coordinates in dozens of formats, altitude, course, current, maximum and vertical speed, using imperial, metric, nautical and surveying units.

 

Maps:
See your and targets’ positions on maps using different map styles and alternative map providers – plan waypoints and measure distances.

 

Track Stars, Sun and Moon and Navigate by Stars:
Track positions of stars, Sun and Moon with arc second precision – use them as a reference to calibrate compass for maximum accuracy.

 

Optical Rangefinder:
Measure distances to objects in real time with a rangefinder reticle similar to sniper sights.

 

Sextant, Angular Calculator and Inclinometer:
Find out heights of objects and distances to them – measure visually and calculate dimensions and distances.

Spyglass (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch) is available on the iTunes App Store for a 50% off special sale price of $3.99 (USD). More information, including screenshots and videos is available on the Happymagenta website.

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Output Factory for InDesign Now Offers Support for Conditional Text Variables

Zevrix Solutions has released Output Factory 2.3.15, a maintenance update to company’s output automation tool for Adobe InDesign. Awarded 5 stars by InDesign Magazine, Output Factory automates and simplifies workflows of publishers, printers, prepress houses, and ad agencies worldwide. The software helps eliminate repetitive tasks and costly errors through batch processing with time-saving output options.

 

Output Factory for InDesign Now Offers Support for Conditional Text Variables

 

The new version lets users harness the power of InDesign conditional text variables by inserting conditional text directly into the output file names. Conditional text allows users to show and hide bits of text to output various versions from the same InDesign document. The update also adds integration of the SoftwareKey licensing system which simplifies the software activation process and enables users to easily manage their licenses in a personal online license portal.

 

Output Factory supports printing as well as exporting to PDF, PostScript, EPS, Flash, IDML, EPUB and several image formats.

 

It offers the following key features:

* Batch output of InDesign files
* Export every n pages as a single PDF file
* Output files to multiple formats with one click
* Variable output file names
* Create PDF security presets
* Layer versioning: output layer combinations as single files
* Eliminate errors with automatic preflight

Output Factory can be purchased from Zevrix website for $169.95 USD (Lite version $119.95), as well as from authorized resellers and Adobe Exchange. Trial is also available for download. The update is free for the users of Output Factory 2.x, and $84.97 to upgrade from Output Factory 1.x and BatchOutput. Output Factory requires macOS 10.7-10.14 and Adobe InDesign CS3-CC 2019.

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Graphic Node’s Templates for Pages Updated

Templates for Pages – DesiGN, one of Graphic Node’s best-selling and most popular templates apps gets a massive update with a year’s worth of content and improved functionality. The update brings thousands of new items across the existing and opens up a multitude of new categories. Older templates have been updated for compatibility with the newest versions of Apple Pages.

 

Graphic Node's Templates for Pages Updated

 

On the technical front, the update brings significantly better compatibility with macOS 10.14 Mojave, Pages 7.3, and most visibly, adds the Mojave Dark Mode integration to be easy on the eyes during those late-night sessions. In addition to supporting the latest and greatest, Templates for Pages – DesiGN improves the compatibility for older versions of Mac OS X, such as El Capitan.

 

“It has been quite some time since we last updated Templates for Pages – DesiGN on the technical end because we are focusing on delivering great content to our users. We took our time to develop this update, but we think our users will love it, as it not only brings tons of new templates that bring the total count to over 10,000, but all the technical work we’ve done under the hood opens up ways for the great things we have planned for it in the future,” explained Arunas Puodziukas, General Manager of Graphic Node.

Templates for Pages – DesiGN version 6.0 is a single-purchase app available on the Mac App Store worldwide for $24.99 (USD) or equivalent in local currency. Users of previous versions will receive the update for free. Regular content updates are issued free of charge.

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HITCASE SPLASH Now Available at All US Best Buy Stores

HIT Technologies Inc. saysthe HITCASE SPLASH, a rugged waterproof, drop-proof, protective case for the iPhone 7/7 PLUS, 8/8 PLUS, X, Xs, Xs Max and XR has officially launched into all 1,000 Best Buy retail locations across the USA. HIT Technologies Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and distributes the world’s most advanced protective products for iPhone.

 

The HITCASE SPLASH offers confident daily wear protection at an approachable price point, built to withstand hard-hitting drops to 6ft/ 2m and is waterproof to 10ft/ 3m. With its high-quality design, this lightweight and thin waterproof case offers MIL-SPEC shock-rating and shatter-proof protection along with dirt, dust, and sand coverage. The Action REDi(TM) button is a HITCASE signature design feature that prompts the user to capture photo and video adventures with ease. In addition, you can turn your iPhone into a better camera: easily attach any HITCASE TrueLUX(R) magnetic waterproof interchangeable lenses to the SPLASH for more creative shots.

 

The HITCASE SPLASH(TM) is the case your iPhone dreams of wearing: hyper-slim, flush to the screen, waterproof to 10ft/3m and drop resistant to 6ft/2m.

 

* Available for iPhone 7/7 PLUS, 8/8 PLUS, X/Xs, Xs Max and Xr in Black
* DuroSoftTM TPU with HiTEX(TM) Textured exterior bumper fully encloses your iPhone and keeps it safe
* MIL-SPEC shock rating to 6 feet / 2 meters
* IP68 waterproof rating to 10 feet /3 meters
* An ultra-flat screen that gets you closer to your iPhone
* Soft-touch exterior, pocketable but confident grip
* Always be ready for action with the REDiTM Shutter Button
* Wireless charging compatible
* HITCASE signature transparent back provides window to your device
* Lightweight: 48g for the SPLASH X
* Slim design: 155 x 82 x 12.7 mm for the SPLASH X
* 30-day money back guarantee
* 1-year limited product warranty

 

* Use SPLASH with optional magnetic waterproof and drop-proof TrueLUX lens system with precision-grade optical glass. Seamlessly attach, remove and swap between three lens options: Superwide, Wide and Macro. Available individually for $39.99 or as a bundle for $99.99 (USD)
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Additional HITCASE protective cases include the Shield LINK, also available in 1,000 Best Buy retail locations across the USA; HITCASE Crio and HITCASE PRO models, as well as the TrueLUX magnetic lens system, are all available on Best Buy and HITCASE online.

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Default Folder X 5.3.3 Adds Labels, Keyboard Shortcuts

St. Clair Software has released Default Folder X version 5.3.3. This release of its award-winning utility for enhancing Open and Save dialogs improves usability with optional labels in its toolbar and drag-and-drop drawer. It also adds new keyboard shortcut options, supports the version of ForkLift available through SetApp, and corrects a number of interface and functional issues.

 

Default Folder X’s custom keyboard shortcuts put your favorite and recent folders at your fingertips. Pop-up menus let you quickly navigate your folders and open Finder windows. Previews, file information, Spotlight tagging and comments are there when you need them. Open, save, and get back to work: Default Folder X speeds your workflow by making file management fast and efficient.

 

The changes in Default Folder X 5.3.3 include:
* Default Folder X’s toolbar icons now have optional labels below them
* Holding down the Option key while clicking “Save” will open the current folder in the Finder
* Default Folder X’s drawer below Finder windows now shows the name of each item that you’ve dragged into it
* Keyboard shortcuts can be set to quickly move to the Tags and Comments fields below file dialogs
* The Finder Window feature now works with the version of ForkLift distributed through SetApp
* A number of bugs and crashes have been fixed

 

For a complete change history, visit the URL listed below.

Default Folder X 5.3.3 is a free update for existing version 5 users. New licenses are $34.95 (USD) and upgrades from version 4 and prior are $14.95. Please see the St. Clair Software web site for screencasts, screenshots, a full change log, and additional feature information. St. Clair Software strongly recommends that anyone using Default Folder X install this update.

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Tabby Awards Honors Best iOS Apps & Games of 2018

The Tabby Awards has announced the iPad and iPhone winners from the 2018 Mobile App Awards and Mobile Game Awards competitions.

 

iOS App Award Highlights:
Award-winning iOS apps included Spotify, TikTok, Headspace, Waze, Rosetta Stone, Eventbrite, Twitch, and Airbnb. With nearly 2.5 million (non-game) consumer apps available in the App Store, the app award winners are positioned in the top 0.002% of all iOS mobile apps.

 

iOS Game Award Highlights:
Award-winning iOS games included Fortnite, MARVEL Contest of Champions, PUBG Mobile, Asphalt 9: Legends, REAL Racing 3, and My Talking Tom 2. With over 800,000 games available today on iOS, the event’s mobile gaming award winners represent the top 0.004% games. The 2018 iOS App and Game Award winners are presented below by device type and category:

 

Mobile App Awards – iPhone:
* 10% Happier: Meditation
* AccuWeather
* Airbnb
* Alibaba.com
* AliExpress
* Brilliant
* Calm
* Calorie Counter * MyFitnessPal
* Cozi Family Organizer
* Eventbrite
* Evernote
* Florence
* Instagram
* Khan Academy
* Procreate Pocket
* Rosetta Stone iPhone App
* Seven * 7 Minute Workout
* Spotify
* Strava
* TikTok
* Tinder
* Twitch
* ViewRanger: Trail Maps for Hiking, Biking, Skiing
* Waze

 

Mobile App Awards – iPad:
* Airbnb
* BANDIMAL
* Calzy 3
* comiXology
* ESPN
* Fabulous * Motivate Me
* Goodreads
* Headspace: Guided Meditation
* Instagram
* Netflix
* NYTIMES
* Pinterest
* Spotify
* Steam
* Twitch
* Zoom

 

Mobile Game Awards – iPhone:
* Asphalt 9: Legends
* Brawl Stars
* Candy Crush Friends Saga
* Cube Escape: Paradox
* Donut County
* DRAGON BALL LEGENDS
* Draw In
* Flip Trickster
* Fortnite
* Frost
* Gorogoa
* Hooked Inc.
* Into the Dead 2
* Lara Croft Go
* MARVEL Contest of Champions
* My Talking Tom 2
* Noblemen: 1896
* Playdead’s INSIDE
* Real Racing 3
* The Sims Mobile
* Ultra Sharp

 

Mobile Game Awards – iPad:
* Battlelands Royale
* Hearthstone
* Lineage 2: Revolution
* Machinarium
* MARVEL Future Fight
* Minecraft
* Offroad Bus Simulator: Real Coach Bus Driving
* Riptide GP: Renegade
* ROME: Total War

 

This list is also published on the Tabby Awards website where these category-leading apps and games can also be downloaded. This news release is intended to aggregate the iPhone/iPad award winners as a supplement to the prior Mobile App Awards and Mobile Game Awards releases.

 

Award Process:
With all iOS apps and games eligible and under consideration, winners were selected based on a combination of quantitative metrics and qualitative factors.

 

The analytical evaluation component focused on app store user review scores submitted over the course of 2017 to measure user engagement. The qualitative component – benefiting from the Tabby Awards expertise in judging app and game awards since 2012 – focused on user interface, design, and innovation. The degree of tablet-optimization was also a key factor in the assessment of iPad apps and games. Please refer to The Tabby Awards online for additional information regarding our mobile app award events.

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The First Apple Search Ads Course Is Now Available

Mokool Training is presenting the first Apple Search Ads training on the market for the Apple App Store. This training is showing companies an alternative to getting cheaper advertisement then the popular Facebook Ads for apps, but individuals new to the marketing tool are often unsure of how it works or how to get started. In celebration of the New Year, Mukul Verma, CEO of Mokool Apps, is offering the first complete Apple Search Ads Course.

 

The course is designed for a newbie to full understanding in 90 minutes. The course is available online via on-demand video through mobile and TV access. Individuals enjoy full lifetime access, enabling them to revisit any topic whenever they like. A certificate of completion will be awarded.

 

The course’s creator provides easily understandable descriptions and explanations about every aspect of Apple Search Ads that developers can immediately begin to use. Individuals will learn how to set a campaign, about exact search matches, and the difference in basic and advanced campaigns levels.

 

Wording is extremely important for any marketing endeavor and even small change of negative keyword will adversely affect a campaign. The Apple Search Ads Course shows developers how to choose words with a positive connotation and what words to avoid, along with how to select optimal keywords.

 

Individuals that avail themselves of the course will learn how market pricing works, the pricing structure, what a tap through rate (TTR) is, and the cost per tap (CPT). Cost is always a consideration, particularly for new developers. The Apple Search Ads Course shows individuals how to get better quality users at a more cost-effective price and how to wield their Apple Search Ads budget most effectively.

 

The course addresses the use of big data and how to read the reports that users receive. Verma also reveals valuable tips on inviting users, how to upload 1,000 keywords at a single time, name dropping, and plugins that will help make the process easier for users.

 

The Apple Search Ads Course is a powerful and indispensable tool for anyone that want to obtain better marketing results at an accelerated pace and at cost-effective rates to grow their business. Highly engaging, no prior Apple Search Ads experience is required to take the course. It’s ideal for beginners that want to gain installs and make the most use for Apples free $100 USD Credit and it’s equally effective as a refresher course.

 

Get the Apple Search Ads course at a limited time discounted price – Apple Search Ads Course. Apple is currently offering $100 USD to new users of Apple Search Ads, the combination of the Apple Search Ads Course at a discounted course price will help your business get new users quickly.

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Once upon a Dungeon – A Rogue-Like Game for macOS and Windows

Koto Games has released the anniversary edition of Once upon a Dungeon 1.9 for macOS and Windows, a rogue-like game with a dense atmosphere and challenging gameplay.

 

Once upon a Dungeon - A Rogue-Like Game for macOS and Windows

 

Explore dark dungeons full of dreadful foes. Defeat them using physical power or mighty spells. Meet Slavic gods, discover how to awake them and unleash their power. Craft magic items, collect unique ones, enhance your attributes and face the main antagonist – Fallen One.

 

The most important features of the game include:
* Turn Based – each entity in the game level performs its move one after another
* Procedurally generated – each time you play the game, the layout of dungeons will be slightly different. Loot collected from monsters, as well as chests, will also be random
* Hack oriented – the goal is to kill monsters and find powerful treasures in order to kill stronger ones and then repeat the process
* Classic quests such as cleaning up an old cemetery, and game specific ones like defeating the Wawel Dragon
* Permanent death – it’s an optional feature

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