Interview like a pro

A good designer knows how to INTERVIEW the client for complete understanding of the project. This mobile aide was developed to give anyone the tools they need to conduct, catalog, and review interviews effectively and professionally. And, it works on your iPhone or iPad! August 24, 2011

FileMaker Update Manager

As I've said before, a good database can be the designer's best friend. The FileMaker Update Manager tool was developed to complement BaseElements. RefreshFM is a set of FileMaker files and includes the free and open source BaseElements plugin. If you use FileMaker, check this out. August 23, 2011

Best Digital Signature

As we move to a more digital world, even lawyers and accountants have embraced digital paper like PDF and others. Yet, any legal document is only as good as its signatures. For your contracts, NDRs, model releases, and even receipts and purchase orders, digital signature software is a must! July 25, 2011

Video Surveillance App for iPhone

Are you paranoid about your office, studio or home? Do you keep valuable info or equipment in your office or studio? EyeSeeU for iPhone (also available on iPad) knows that security video surveillance is only useful if users are able to watch it. . . July 22, 2011

Tiny Marvel for Small Business

This tiny marvel delivers rechargeable barcode scanning and asset organization for small business. With a stunning industrial design, rechargeable battery, included inventory software, and integration with the apps Mac and PC users utilize most June 27, 2011

Help AT&T users Switch to Verizon

The iPhone and iPad have become de facto devices for graphic designers everywhere. But "everywhere" doesn't always mean "everywhere" and one lament we're hearing is AT&T isn't getting the job done. What to do? There isn't an easy way... but this might work! June 26, 2011

Marketing Update 1106-23

This marketing update comes close on the heels of the last one with important reading for graphic designers, media people, and those in marketing and advertising ... * The golden age of advertising * Direct mail marketing bouncing back with economy * 5 Ideas to Market Your Company in the Digital Age * Researchers To Marketers: Go Social, Mobile * Reconciling Traditional and Digital Marketing * Social Content Seeding for SEO ... and more June 23, 2011

Marketing Update 1106-13

This is an interesting marketing update edition because the big shift is from traditional methods of marketing to online efforts. Is this the slippery slope? * Don't know, but it is running rampant ... * Snow White, 7 online marketing sins * How to Automate Your Social Media Marketing Efforts * Top Subject Lines for a Birthday Loyalty Program * Direct mail marketing bouncing back with economy * 8 Tips For 'Social' Marketing ... and more June 13, 2011

PopChar shows your fonts right

PopChar has been around since almost the beginning of the Mac. Ergonis Software has done a swell job for frequent font users, and now had PopChar X 5.2, a new version for finding and inserting special characters. May 30, 2011

Reliable Syncing for Mac

Everyone needs a syncing tool for their computer and other devices. And you shouldn't be forced to use the cloud! DropSync a fast, reliable syncing tool for the Mac now promises to make it easy to keep folders in sync between computers, hard drives and remote servers May 27, 2011