Exciting OSX Yosemite Features In One Infographic

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If you have been under a rock, or living in a world of Androids, you may have missed a large event earlier this week. Apple's WWDC milestone event happened earlier this week and many things were introduced, namely iOS 8 and OSX 10.10 or Yosemite. Yosemite has a ton of new features and amazing updates to bring the two operating systems closer together. Instead of going into great detail, and painstakingly long winded writing, you can just feast your eyes on this wonderful infographic of all of ... Continue Reading

Word Lens App is Now Free!

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I downloaded Word Lens years ago. As a Spanish teacher, I thought I'd found a perfect resource. Sadly, I couldn't find a good use for it in my class. Then, a few months ago, I was speaking to a friend who was preparing to head to the mission field. We started talking about his plans for language school and the best ways to learn language. That's when I remembered Word Lens. ... Continue Reading

The Perfect Kid Camera App

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I think I just found the perfect kid camera app. As it says on their website, “KidCam is designed for kids, built for parents.” No kidding! KidCam is built for the iPhone, iPod and iPad. I use it for my iPod. :) The biggest problem I have with letting my kids use my iPod, is when they get a little video and photo 'happy.' Don't get me wrong, I love it when they do that, but I've got limited space PEOPLE! But that isn't all KidCam boasts... ... Continue Reading

Pray4Today: Bring Your Prayers into the Digital Age

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I have long been opposed to the "Swiss Army Knife" style apps that have a million and one uses because generally they only manage to do so much because they don't do anything very well. At the same, I'm not a huge fan of life-hacking apps to operate for a purpose other than intended. Why? Is it because I'm a good rule follower? Not even close. Because I respect the app developers too much? Nope. It's because I want to have a true, native experience that is fluid and functional. Jury-rigging ... Continue Reading

PrayerMate: An iOS App to Help Your Prayer Life

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If you ever struggle to find time to pray for people or can never think about what to pray about when you are praying, then maybe prayer mate is the perfect app for you. Prayer mate is a mobile app created by Andy Geers with the aim of helping you improve your prayer life and it does a great job at that. Let's take a closer look: ... Continue Reading

Transform Your Mac, iPad or iPhone Into a Full DJ System

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For the next church social or youth group party, you might consider transforming your Mac, iPad or iPhone into a full DJ system! I remember using iTunes to quasi DJ at church, but this? If I could have had this app, it would have been a whole different thing. For the beginner or advanced DJ, here's a DJ system you need to check out: ... Continue Reading

Which Tablet is Right for You? [Flowchart]

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Purchasing a tablet isn't that easy. It doesn't take long before you realize the price range and options for tablets is a broad range, only adding to the confusion. The flowchart, below, takes you through a series of questions that will help you determine where you land: iPad Air iPad Mini iPad Mini with REtina Galaxy Note Nexus 7 Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 Kindle Fire HD 8.9 Kindle Fire HDX While I don't know if I would trust this flowchart blindly, it certainly ... Continue Reading

Owlegories: A Christ-Centered Storybook App for Kids

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You can tell a lot about an artist by what he creates. That is the theme behind the recently released storybook app Owlegories, available for free on the iPad, iPhone, and Android devices. Owlegories is an interactive digital storybook app that teaches kids about God through the amazing things found in nature and revealed in God’s word.  The banner verse for Owlegories is Psalm 19:1-4: "The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Day after day they pour ... Continue Reading

Horizon – Say Goodbye to Vertical iPhone Videos

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Is it just me, or do videos that are shot vertically annoying? Well, there's an app for that. Horizon will always make sure your videos are being recorded horizontally. This not only will keep you from being THAT GUY, but gives some unique creative possibilities. Just watch and see how you can end vertical iPhone videos: ... Continue Reading

Sunrise Calendar App – for iCloud, Google Calendar, Evernote, Asana and MORE!

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Sunrise is a calendar app that syncs with iCloud and multiple Google Calendars, along with some other really cool features. As someone who stays organized using multiple Google Calendars, this solution fits; but Sunrises other features will be sure to please. Busy pastors (redundant, I know) and ministry leaders should defiantly consider giving Sunrise a try — check it out: ... Continue Reading