News Anchor and OS X Lion’s Sandboxing

Hello Information Enthusiasts! Apple have confirmed the final due date of applying sandboxing to Mac App Store applications at June 1, 2012. I’m glad to say that News Anchor have met the original deadline and the App Store version have been sandboxed ever since. However sandboxing means that we had to remove a number of […]

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RSS Readers for Mac OS X

The first month of 2012 is passing by and it’s high time we see what the Mac App Store have in store for us news junkies. Read on for a glimpse of the latest current crop of feed readers for the Mac. In this post you can find a handpicked list of the more interesting […]

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News Anchor and Lion’s Sandboxing

I’m both happy and sad in writing out this announcement. Happy for finally have completed tweaking News Anchor to adhere to Apple’s new sandboxing requirement. Sad that I had to drop a couple of features from News Anchor. Namely dropping support for the Apple Infrared Remote and the ability to refresh feeds in the background […]

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An Eye for an Eye, Obama grandmother is next?

An African al Qaeda branch issued a personal threat against Obama’s grandmother not long after Bin Laden’s death. Though security had been added to the elder Obama’s house the day after bin Laden was killed in fear of reprisals, the number of patrolling officers has ballooned since Al Shabaab’s threat was issued. One police chief […]

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Does the world need another RSS app?

In response to Andy Brice: Does the world *really* need yet another Twitter client, RSS reader, ToDo list or backup application? I’d have to say yes, but if it is not just a “me-too” application.

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Designing the world’s most beautiful news caster

How we use the golden ratio to create gorgeous characters for News Anchor for Mac OS X. It wasn’t an easy process and takes a lot of trial and errors.

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Beware of the corporate click whore

Watch out for sensational and overblown news spun by the mainstream media, they are typically useless. Keep your focus instead of getting swayed out of control by media madness.

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How Facebook and Twitter betrays you

You will can easily be betrayed by yourself if you use Facebook, Twitter, or even Google Reader for your source of daily news. These sites may lead you to succumb to your primal desires, dulls your perspective and narrow down your world-view. You’ll need to be aware of their potential pitfalls if you want to […]

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The All-New News Anchor

News Anchor 2.0 is launched today with the Mac App Store’s debut. With News Anchor you can now listen to your favorite blogs and news sites and simply sit back, relax, and enjoy as the virtual newscaster reads you the news. The look and feel have been completely revamped with a fresh selection of news […]

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The Story behind News Anchor

Finally News Anchor 1.0 is released – those of you who subscribes to our tweets will probably already know by now. For the newcomers, News Anchor is an alternative news reader (RSS/ATOM feed client) for Mac OS X. It is a universal binary application designed to run on Leopard and Snow Leopard. The rest of […]

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