iTunes – Books – Hearthstone by Tanya Book

Hearthstone book

iTunes – Books – Hearthstone by Tanya Book

New Book published on the iBook store. This covers the Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft collectable card game by Blizzard Entertainment.

Note the World of Warcraft book is now offline pending some corrections.

 

 

Twitter Rambling summary

Just my random twitter scribblings for today.

  • 03:37 I have been so busy tonight that I haven’t had time to check plurk or Twitter. #
  • 16:27 @lethann I am going out with coworkers tonight. One of them is moving away. #
  • 16:52 New post on my blog: Software wish ping.fm/yEv5z #
  • 16:59 Going out tonight with a bunch of coworkers. Going to Dante’s Down the Hatch. Which is supposed to be a fondue resturant. #
  • 17:22 I just love Two Lumps. ping.fm/HDDKm But then again I’m owned by 3 cats. #
  • 17:23 iTunes: How about some Shania Twain? Me: How did this get in my iTunes. iTunes: Don’t ask me I just play it. #
  • 17:47 SL Fash Note: Software wish: Okay I’m dreaming about software again.
    1. Mac compatable.
    2. S.. tinyurl.com/6wr4jg #
  • 19:05 @quutar Cause Melting pot is right near the house. #
  • 21:39 Dante’s really nice. We met the owner as well. He is hilarious. #
  • 22:08 @lethann we warned you about doing it in weird positions. #
  • 23:31 Trying to get into SL. Keep crashing. #
  • 23:37 Someone stop me now. I’m wanting it. ping.fm/bTXBr #
  • 23:42 ping.fm/p/9YzVs #
  • 23:46 @demonasolace But, but, but. My laptop is over 4 years old. #
  • 23:50 ping.fm/p/du0hE #
  • 23:50 @demonasolace unless Patrick wants it to program iPhone games. #
  • 23:56 ping.fm/p/gY122 #
  • 00:02 ping.fm/p/J7wvU #
  • 00:06 But I have a good functioning iBook, and I don’t really need to spend $3000…. #
  • 00:24 ping.fm/p/XXWJE #
  • 01:02 I am throwing Rascal. Cause he’s being a brat. But I did make sure to aim for something soft. #

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[Review] iPhone app: CheckPlease

Website: N/A
Iphone site: N/A
App store link: [1]
Cost: Free

CheckPlease is a tip calculator. Enter the total amount of the check. Then select on the scroll wheel the tip and the number of people splitting it. The tip percentage can be 0 to 99 percent. The number of people between 1 and 30. It also allows you to post to Pocket Money. I don’t use this so I don’t know how it works. The newer layout is a lot like TIP and is much better than the old layout (which is still an option).
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[Review] iPhone apps: Last.FM

Website: http://www.last.fm
iPhone site: N/A
App Store link: [1]
Cost: Free
Uses: 3G Network

photo.jpgThis is an internet radio app similar to Pandora [2], but with a few different approaches. It accesses your Last.FM profile [tatianamik]. You can pick radio stations based on your library, your friend’s listens, or recommendations for you. It also keeps your most recently listened to stations handy. If you simply just want similar artists it will handle that as well as artists that have been tagged. You can access your Top Artist, Albums & Tracks charts. When you are listening to radio you can look up the artist’s bio, similar artists, upcoming events & more. You can also share with someone in your contacts or among Last.FM friends. It also had the ever convenient Buy on iTunes button.

If you want to use the My Library function you probably want to be using the desktop version with your iTunes. It’s free from the website.
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[Review] iPhone app: AIM

Website: www.aim.com
iPhone site: N/A
App Store link: [1]
Cost: Free
Uses: Network

photo.jpgUntil Push technology is implemented, I hate AIM on the iPhone. In the best of times, I only pop in and out of IM. That’s cause I’m usually online at weird times, like 3 am on my nights off. You will have much better luck using something asynchronous such as email or twitter. AIM you have to keep the program open. And frankly I don’t want to just sit there with my phone powered up with AIM sitting on the screen in case someone wants to IM me. Just ain’t going to happen.

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[Review] iPhone App: Remote

Sites: None
App store link: [1]
Cost: Free
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This is an app written by Apple. It does a very simple thing. Over your wifi connection it controls your iTunes. You can browse the music/video library on your computer and play it. Just like you can play the part of your library that’s on your phone. See the album art. Everything. The great thing about it being Wifi is you don’t have to be within line of sight to access it. You can be in another room. Or downstairs. As long as your library and your phone are on the same wifi network it will work. Very useful, even if it is a pretty simple concept.
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[Review] iPhone App: Evernote

Website: www.evernote.com
iPhone site: same
App Store Link: [1]
Cost: Free for less than 40 MB per month; $5/mo or $45/yr for 500 MB (last month I only used 1.1 MB)
Uses: Camera, Audio
3 great iPhotos
Notes, Lots of little Notes. This is my Gmail of Notes. It can even search test within a photo. Now I know people who have multiple notebooks made on evernote and use tags religiously. The tag I use the most is “inprogress” for notes I am working on. Me, I’m more of a chaotic stream of conscious person. I don’t file my Gmail messages or label my email (unless I have the autofilter set to automatically do it). I use the search feature to just search what I’m looking for. Evernote allows me to do this with my notes. And believe me the infophile inside me is happy to keep my notes in a way that I don’t have to spend hours looking for them. The handwriting recognition and the ability to search for text in photos also set this application apart from the crowd. So just snap a photo of someone’s handwritten note. It will be searchable.

Suggestions for improvement:
-The ability to edit notes.
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Twitter Rambling summary

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Just my random twitter scribblings. Twitter helps with making a really random blog post.

  • 10:22 @erroch I like it I can set something playing and I don’t have to get up to change it. #
  • 10:38 I have a bunch of new followers in the past few days. *waves at everyone* #
  • 10:42 @jezabellbarbosa I have used iTunes for quite a while. I really enjoyed the smart playlists feature. The remote let’s me even change pla … #
  • 12:26 @CaliLewis That iPhone feature was in a previous update I think. Cause before the update I could double tap the home button to go to Pho … #
  • 13:11 @Amelia_Book Where’s the Eureka Commercial? #
  • 13:12 @Amelia_Book drats. I want to see that. #
  • 13:49 @Lethann Funny. So am I…. (playing with Pandora radio) #
  • 13:50 I am eating leftovers. I know @lethann & @Amelia_Book are dying of shock. #
  • 14:06 I’m on pandora as agd.tanya@gmail.com if you want to add me to your f-list. #
  • 15:44 @lethann Have fun. #
  • 17:16 I need to hit the grocery store #
  • 19:03 Groceries done. #
  • 19:09 I am home #
  • 19:59 McDonald brought me his toy to play with. #

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Twitter Rambling summary

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Just my random twitter scribblings. Twitter helps with making a really random blog post.

  • 00:20 @lethann I will be so disappointed if they don’t have the 16 GB in black after I waited 6 hrs. #
  • 06:20 Installing the Evernote update. #
  • 06:23 2 days left in the month for Evernote I’ve used 1.4 MB out of the 40 MB on the free account. I now have the iPhone client. #
  • 09:00 I downloaded the Jott application for iPhone and I may delete it because it is not going thinking(?) to other s… tinyurl.com/6jjpkp #
  • 09:15 Is it back when you start casting(?) at your GPS system? tinyurl.com/6gxmw6 #
  • 09:54 I has paid for new phone. Activating now. #
  • 10:01 @amelia_book Yay! in and out this am in under an hour. #
  • 11:20 @amelia_book glad you think so. #
  • 11:21 Tom is headed this way so we can get my old iPhone activated for him. #
  • 11:56 Trying out the new iPhone #
  • 13:48 @Amelia_book call me when you get out of orientation. #
  • 14:50 @Amelia_Book tell them to let you out already. #
  • 15:33 @amelia_book do we just want to meet back at home? #
  • 17:30 @BucketJen Evernote, AIM, Urbanspoon #
  • 21:22 @lethann awwww #
  • 21:26 hellboy 2 was fun. #
  • 21:53 @lethann yes we did before the movie. #
  • 21:56 @lethann I’m trying to get Tom set up with iTunes & the iPhone. #
  • 23:01 60 of 94 items synced #
  • 23:40 iphone sync is FINISHED #
  • 23:52 As much as I thought I wouldn’t use it… I am using the iTunes Remote for the iPhone. Control your iTunes throught your iPhone. #
  • 00:00 Okay going to go lay down now. #

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