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Scanner Pro solves the problem of how to fax from your iPhone


Need a way to fax from your iPhone or iPad? I love this app called Scanner Pro from Readdle. If you have an iPhone or iPad, you should seriously look at getting this app. The app allows you to take a series of photos and turn them into a single PDF to save to DropBox, […]

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Blast from the Past: FileMaker Pro 6 Review


Another Blast from the Past — This article ran in The Computer Paper in August 2002 edition. Six fairly major upgrades in ten years. Not bad. FileMaker Pro 6 Review FileMaker 6 Review FileMaker 6, the latest version of the popular database product is both a welcome improvement and a disappointment. Many long standing user […]

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That Syncing Feeling – the Dangers of MobileMe.


Attempting to solve one problem, many new problems are created. For the TL;DR crowd – bought MacBook Air (MBA) on sale, setup MobileMe syncing between MBA and MacBook Pro, decided MBA too limited. Decided to return and in preparing to return to store deleted all of my contacts, calendars and bookmarks, Time Machine saves the […]

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ScreenSteps vs MacSnapper


UPDATE: 2014-07-31 – ScreenSteps has gone to a subscription model. Following in the footsteps of Adobe, FileMaker and others, presumably, they are trying to set themselves  to be a sustainable enterprise going forward. Their pricing is quite high for individuals, as their target market now seems to be corporations, rather than mom and pop’s software developers. Their […]

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