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Sol: Sun Clock version 4 developer notes

Sol: Sun Clock finally gets a system overhaul in version 4, which is now live on the App Store. First, let me extend a THANK YOU to all the users and beta testers who provided invaluable feedback, notes, and …

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Sol: Sun Clock update in the works

If you’re a user of our iOS app Sol: Sun Clock, you might have an issue using the forward arrow button, depending on your location and time of day.

We’re working on a fix. Thanks to everyone who sent …

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Vector-Z comes to the Mac!

Vector-Z: Space Ranger, our classic retro-styled arcade game, is now in the Mac App Store.

It wasn’t as easy as I’d hoped to convert it from iOS to Mac OS X, despite using the cross-platform SpriteKit for most of …

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Sol: Sun Clock reviewed on “Cool Tools”

We’re super-pleased to discover that our sunlight planner app, Sol: Sun Clock has been reviewed at Kevin Kelly’s popular Cool Tools site. Many thanks to John Grigutis for the accolades!

Have you ever wanted to know exactly when the sun

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How Spore Could Have Been A Much Better Game

Spore, by Will Wright, was a very disappointing game for many people. Hyped for Sporeboxyears, this god-game from a genius designer was supposed to be everything that previous sim/playbox games were not. It was none of those things.…

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A Farewell to Steve Jobs

When I heard that Steve Jobs was resigning from Apple, I suspected that he wasn’t long for this world. But I was still taken aback to see how quickly the end came. He worked pretty much up till the end, …

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New app: Blanchard Gold Prices

Juggleware worked with Bent Media to develop a real-time financial reporting iPhone app for Blanchard and Company, Inc.

Gold Prices: Charts tab

The app uses a special chart-drawing library that we developed to display the (seemingly ever-increasing) price of …

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Juggleware at WWDC

WWDC is definitely the top annual event for Apple developers. The event, which took place last week at the Moscone Center in downtown San Francisco was Juggleware’s first year there, and it was all that it was promised to be. …

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Streaming Radio app approved

Fast on the heels of the last post, we are pleased to announce that Apple has approved Juggleware’s latest app, Radio Backporch Revolution.

Initially we received a rejection letter from the App Store review team, saying that the app …

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Apple v. Satire, part 17.

Pulitzer-prize winning satirist Mark Fiore had his app rejected by Apple because it “ridicules public figures.”

Regular readers will remember that Juggleware’s own app Freedom Time was actually the test case of this unwritten and up-til-then unknown policy, which had …

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