Thursday, July 26, 2007


This looks like a really handy application for making a PDA go a long long way further. This cloner application from Northglide seems to give you some interesting possibilities. I wonder if it will run inside Styletap?

Tuesday, July 24, 2007

4Pockets releases Pocket Goo

A rather nice new app from 4Pockets allows you to bend and distort photos and images. Here's what the 4Pockets site says:

"Do you own a digital camera? If so then all you need is Pocket Goo and a few choice mug shots. Have hours of fun creating hilarious characatures of friends and family by simply dragging the stylus over the screen. Once complete you can then save your goofy masterpieces.

The program features various deformation tools and exposure tools such as Hue/Saturation, Brightness/Contrast.

Loads BMP, JPEG and GIF formats
Saves in JPEG format
Grow, Shrink, Move, Rotate and Eraser Tools
Compare transition mode with apply & undo
Full Screen Mode
Definable Canvas Size
Mirror Effects
Adjustable Hue / Saturation
Adjustable Brightness / Contrast"

Not bad for £6.95!

Sunday, July 01, 2007

Z88 An early predecessor to the PDA?

I must be getting old, because this actually looks completely cool to me. The Z88 was designed by Clive Sinclair in 1987, and closely resembles a ZX spectrum. It had a built in word processor / spreadsheet / database on board, and as far as I can see there is still a relatively active community.