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VLC Media Player for iPad and iPhone

A new version VLC Media Player for the iPad has been released. This time the app is Universal so it will support all iOS devices (iPad, iPhone and iPod touch). Here’s what’s new in VLC Media Player 1.1.0: Runs on the iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, and the recent iPod touches You can now delete files from the application, without having ...

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Etkalem, an Arabic speech synthesis iOS App

Etkalem is one of the first Arabic Speech synthesis (Text-to-speech) apps for iOS devices and you don’t need an Internet connection to use it. Just type or paste the text you want to hear. The app can also share audio files using email. Here’s an example Arabic audio output from the app. I hope to see added support for other ...

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AutoCAD for Mac Released

AutoCAD, a well known, 3D and 2D design application has finally returned to the Mac after 18 years. Prices start from $3975 and it requires Mac OS X with a 64-bit Intel processor. Students and Teachers can get a free version. More info at Autodesk’s website And for iOS devices AutoCAD WS is a free DWG viewer and editor. AutoCAD ...

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Remote app 2.0.1 fixes a few bugs

Apple has released Remote 2.0.1 for iOS devices only a few weeks after the release of Remote 2.0. This update fixes a few bugs and improves performance. Remote is an iPad, iPhone, iPod touch app that allows you to control your iTunes library and Apple TV via wi-fi. According to Apple, Remote 2.0.1 addresses the following issues: *Includes stability and ...

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Google Goggles released for the iPhone

Google has updated their Google Mobile App for Apple iOS devices. This latest update included support for Google Goggles, a search engine that searches using photos. Google Mobile App 0.7.0.4836 includes the following: • Added Google Goggles – using pictures to search the web. • Faster suggestions. • Fixed voice search on iPod Touch 4th Gen. Google Mobile App is ...

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Yamli, the Arabic keyboard for the iPhone and iPad

Yamli has released their iOS keyboard app, the app allows users to type Arabic without an Arabic keyboard. It is based on a real-time transliteration engine which converts words typed with Latin characters to their closest Arabic equivalent (from Yamli’s website). Yamli app is very easy to use, just start typing latin characters and the app will start converting the ...

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How Long Would Your iPhone or iPad Last?

Ever wondered how long would an iPhone 4 or iPad battery would last you? Update: I have added battery specs of the new iPod touch at the bottom. Here is one of many apps that can help you determine how many hours your iOS device can run. Activity Monitor Touch (+ App for $1.99) iPhone 4 Battery Life @100% Charge: ...

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MobileMe Gallery app updated for iPad

Apple has updated their MobileMe Gallery to include iPad and Retina display support. MobileMe Gallery allows you to browse your published MobileMe photos and videos. You can also view your friends’ MobileMe galleries. MobileMe Gallery 1.2 includes the following: • Universal app with full iPad support • Supports fast app switching for iOS 4 devices • Optimized for Retina displays ...

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Remote 2.0 app adds support for iPad, Retina Display

Apple has updated the Remote app. Remote is used to control iTunes and Apple TV remotely from iOS devices. The update includes many improvements and adds support for AirPlay.

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2Do for iPad preview

Here’s a preview of the upcoming update for productivity app “2Do” for the iPad. It will be a universal app so it’s a free upgrade for current 2Do owners.

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