Tag: Mac

Posted on: October 6, 2017 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Virtual Drumming with Freedrum

I recently received the Freedrum virtual drumming kit, which was one of the most interesting kickstarter campaigns over the last few years for me personally. I was supposed to get it for my birthday and have been waiting for quite some time to try it out. Freedrum sensors as MIDI …

Posted on: August 16, 2017 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Some notes on notes

As far as taking notes go, I am not sure what the best setup might be for me. Although I consider the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil to be the best digital option I have used so far, I was still not getting rid of paper based notes. This is …

Posted on: August 8, 2017 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 3

Update on working with an iPad Pro

Back in November 2016 I wrote about my decision to work with an 9,7″ iPad Pro exclusively. I stopped using any other computer, sold all my Mac equipment and only kept the accompanying Apple Watch and iPhone. I opted for a Logitech CREATE keyboard and the Apple Pencil and hoped …

Posted on: July 11, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

The best way to visualize your screenplay. – Storyboard Fountain

The best way to visualize your screenplay. – Storyboard Fountain Storyboard Fountain is an open source tool for your Mac to visualise screenplays. You can write a script and quickly visualise your scenes to test if they work. Charles Forman, who created the tool, was inspired through his perspective as a software …

Posted on: March 15, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

The New Macbook

The New Macbook. Oh Jony … No matter the specs, no matter all my thunderbolt accessories, no matter fancy adapters, I want it… I really do. You got me at “collective obsession”

Posted on: September 3, 2013 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Notes on Sim City for Mac

I was really looking forward to SIM CITY for Mac. Especially, since I really don’t care much about bootcamp or any virtualization of Windows. In fact, I don’t care much about Windows in general. Source: “Sim City” Unfortunately, the Mac Version of the game was delayed and delayed again. So in the …

Posted on: April 20, 2011 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Don’t stop the music… with Seamless

Just recently I discovered a very cool iPhone app, called Seamless. What it does is quite simple: It crossfades music playing in itunes on your Mac to your iPhone – seamlessly. You might think this is an app of no real use to anyone, but try it for yourself. I …

Posted on: March 22, 2011 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

1000X smaller and 100X lighter for a third the cost

weliveinthefuture: This graphic has circulated a few times, showing the improvement from an iMac in 2000 to an iPhone 4 2010. 1000X smaller and 100X lighter for a third the cost. Well… at least the iMac had USB… but that’s about it…