January 16, 2015

Be My Eyes

Man using iPhone for eyes

Be My Eyes makes life easier for the blind, by connecting them with sighted helpers through a smartphone app. This allows the blind to handle big and small tasks, while sighted get the joy of helping someone else in a easy and informal way. It only takes a minute to choose the right tin can…

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January 11, 2015

QuickTips – Third Party Keyboards

iOS alternative keyboard

 

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January 6, 2015

Vinyl Records see growth in 2014

Vinyl Record

Vinyl seems to be the one piece of audio technology that just won’t die. It seems that there has been a rekindled interest in the medium that has grown large enough for the audio industry to take notice and start making new vinyl pressing factories. According to an article on Vox.com, 2014 showed vinyl record…

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January 3, 2015

Start Something New

image of iPhone with silly apps on it

Apple launched a new page on their website encouraging users to create with their Apple products. The page features photography, artwork and video from many different artists and the apps that were used to make them. I’m always impressed by the pure power of the camera on the iPhone by itself without any filters or…

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December 30, 2014

A keyboard to doodle

DrawType app picture

One of the nifty things introduced in iOS 8 is the ability to install other keyboard in addition to the basic one installed in iOS. This has opened up a lot of possibilities to what can be done with the keyboard in iOS such as typing without lifting a finger with SwiftKey to other emoji-inspired…

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December 23, 2014

Why programming should be taught to every student

Jobs quote

I must be getting older because I have hit that point where I see key differences now between those my age and those younger than me. Besides the fact they will never know the fantastic world of non-color Gameboys, owning a Sony Walkman, and having to locate a physical phone to contact someone. The biggest…

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December 22, 2014

Hello world!

Hello World text

Howdy and Welcome! Welcome to the new 2015 ACD website. This time we welcome YOU to interact with us. We wanted to make it easier than ever to be able to not only join our group, but to be able to ask, share and inspire your fellow Apple user in-between meetings. You will find our…

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