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#320 Fantastical [1/3]: Adding a calendar

Do you need to mix and match calendars? Need to blend a work calendar with a project calendar or blend project calendars? Fantastical might be the answer. It is a paid for app on OS X or iOS and has some nifty features. This video shows how you can add in a calendar feed. Featured… Continue reading #320 Fantastical [1/3]: Adding a calendar

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#283 iMovie for iOS [3/3]: Creating a trailer

In this third and final series of looking at iMovie for iOS – we take you through the basics of making a trailer. If you’ve missed the other videos you can see the first one here Featured image by Pixabay is licensed under CC0  

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#279 iMovie for iOS [2/3]: Creating a video

In this second series of 3 of iMovie for iOS  we go through the basics of creating a movie using pictures and video footage.  We’ll also show you how to add a title – all in one minute!! Missed this first post about iMovie see it here Featured image from Wikimedia Commons  

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#275 iMovie for iOS [1/3]: An overview

iMovie for iOS is a free video editing software that allows you to create some great movies with some nifty effects and features. This first video provides a quick overview with later posts showing how they have been created. Featured image by Wikimedia Commons is licensed under CC BY SA 3

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#271 Tiny Scanner: A scanning app for iOS and Android

Tiny Scanner is a free app for iOS and Android that allows you to scan documents, photos, receipts and more. The basic version is limited but you can still email the document to yourself. It’s quick and easy and amendments can be made easily. Featured image: Mimeograph by Queensland via wikimedia commons CC BY 3.0

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#211 Siri: A built-in iOS dictation tool

Siri has an excellent dictation feature that can be used in a variety of applications. This demo takes you through an example showing how it can be useful. Featured image By Columbia Phonograph Co. – Downloaded 2008-1-12 from Clarence Charles Smith (1922) The Expert Typist, MacMillan Co., New York, USA, p.123, fig.37 on Google Books.… Continue reading #211 Siri: A built-in iOS dictation tool

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#127 Share files easily with Airdrop (Mac / iOS)

Mac and iOS (iPhone/iPad) can quickly share files without having to go through a cloud storage and file share service. This 51 second video shows how to share files between iPad and Mac, and Mac and iPad. Featured image: “photos-sharing-transfer-laptop-315170/” by Pixabay is licenced under CC0 1.0