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So, you want to make a successful app, but you don’t know where to start?
I’ve spent the better part of a decade building award-winning mobile apps for the App Store.
If you haven’t read the App Store guidelines, stop reading this article and read it here. Apple does a great job communicating their guidelines in a no-nonsense, cheeky, way. Within those guidelines, and embedded within some of their other communications, are golden nuggets and sage words straight from the horse’s mouth on how to make successful apps.
Logitech today announced its Logitech® io™, a personal digital pen, at IDG’s DEMOMobile 2002 Conference in La Jolla, Calif. Using functionality developed by Anoto, the Logitech io pen allows users to easily share, store, organize and retrieve their handwritten information by simply writing with ink on paper the way they have for thousands of years. An optical sensor embedded in the pen captures the handwritten images, storing up to 40 pages in memory. This captured digital information can then be transferred into the PC by synching the pen via a USB cradle.
“The Man Who Fell to Earth” on feedmag.com states that next year, Rodd Millner plans to be the first person to travel faster than the speed of sound. In a stunt that will either redefine the boundaries of science or the boundaries of idiocy, Millner intends to jump from a balloon 130,000 feet up to the edge of space. National Geographic has their version of the story at “Australian Man Plans Highest Skydive Ever.” • Sylvania’s 27-inch combines functions of TV and Net appliance which owes its internal intelligence to a single-chip PC (a National Semiconductor Geode) running an embedded Linux operating system. Read more in this MSNBC article “Digital Net/TV has Linux inside.”