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Day One for iOS

Date: 11th July 2014

Duration: 16:50

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Day One is the ultimate Diary/Journaling app for iOS. It's a universal app for both iPad and iPhone with built in sync using iCloud or DropBox.

Create beautiful diary entries and optionally augment them with location information, weather, maps, images, motion activity or even the music playing on your iPhone or iPad.

Once created, you can review at your leisure or publish your posts using the new Day One "Publish" feature. Sign up for a free Day One account and each published post is transformed into a gorgeous web page that you can share via email or via your favourie social network, automatically.

Day One for iOS will work independently, but there is also a Mac version available to access your diary entries on all your devices.

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Keyboard Maestro - Part 2

Date: 5th July 2014

Duration: 35:09

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Keyboard Maestro takes away all the limitations of system based keyboard shortcuts, and provides you with a mechanism to automate anything from the simplest action to the most complex macro you can imagine. You're not just limited to keyboard shortcuts either, Keyboard Maestro allows you to configure a whole range of different "triggers" to initiate your actions or macros.

In the second of a two part series, Todd Olthoff takes you through some of the switcher functionality of Keyboard Maestro, and takes a look at some of the more advanced features.

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Alfred Refresher & 9 Killer Workflows

Date: 28th June 2014

Duration: 58:00

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Something different this week, a live episode of ScreenCastsOnline!

Direct from MacMania17, I've included one of the live sessions as this week's Mac show, covering a refresher on Alfred, as well as a look at 9 killer workflows to boost your productivity.

Take a look at the video page for a full list of links to the workflows.

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Keyboard Maestro - Part 1

Date: 21st June 2014

Duration: 31:39

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Keyboard shortcuts can be a huge boon to productivity, but the scope of what can be achieved is limited using the built in keyboard shortcuts in OSX.

Keyboard Maestro is an application that removes all the limitations of system based keyboard shortcuts, and provides you with a mechanism to automate anything from the simplest action, to the most complex macro you can imagine. In addition, Keyboard Maestro allows you to configure a whole range of different "triggers" to initiate your actions or macros, so you're not just limited to keyboard shortcuts.

A truly indispensable application.

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Dispatch - Action Based Email Client - Part 2

Date: 21st June 2014

Duration: 14:39

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Following on from last week I take a further look at Dispatch - the action based email client for the iPhone.

With fantastic gesture support as well as rich integration with other third party apps, Dispatch can definitely be considered a viable alternative to Apple's standard email client with support for most major iMAP based email systems.

In this second part, I take a take a look at signatures, salutations, using multiple email accounts, TextExpander integration and more.

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Dispatch - Action Based Email Client - Part 1

Date: 14th June 2014

Duration: 17:19

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Dispatch is an action based email client for the iPhone.

With fantastic gesture support as well as rich integration with other third party apps, Dispatch can definitely be considered a viable alternative to Apple's standard email client with support for most major iMAP based email systems.

If you're frustrated with the lack of support for TextExpander in the standard Apple email client, Dispatch has its own built in snippets, but even better is that it allows you to access all your current TextExpander snippets too.

In this first part of a two part series, I take a look at some of the basics of installing and using Dispatch, along with the rich integration of third party apps.

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OmniFocus 2 for Mac - Part 2

Date: 30th May 2014

Duration: 28:59

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OmniFocus is acknowledged as one of the premier task manager applications on the Mac, iPad and iPhone. With the release of OmniFocus V2 for Mac, some absolutely indispensable features, first seen on the iPad and iPhone versions, have now made it across to the Mac.

In the final of a two part series, we finish off looking at some of the core concepts in OmniFocus 2, as well as taking a look at the brand new Forecast perspective and Review mechanism.

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OmniFocus 2 for iPhone

Date: 30th May 2014

Duration: 16:59

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OmniFocus is acknowledged as one of the premier task manager applications on the Mac, iPad and iPhone. Following on from the release of OmniFocus 2 for the Mac, this episode takes a look at the current version of OmniFocus for the iPhone, recently updated for iOS7.

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OmniFocus 2 for Mac - Part 1

Date: 22nd May 2014

Duration: 32:32

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OmniFocus is acknowledged as one of the premier task manager applications on the Mac, iPad and iPhone. With the release of OmniFocus V2 for Mac, some absolutely indispensable features, first seen on the iPad and iPhone versions, have now made it across to the Mac.

In the first of a two part series, we review some of the new features in OmniFocus 2 for the Mac, along with a refresher on some of the core concepts of OmniFocus.

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Documents 5 - Part 2

Date: 16th May 2014

Duration: 15:22

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Documents 5 is a multifunctional application. It's a file viewer, media player and download manager, all wrapped up as a free iPad and iPhone application.

This second of a two part series explores some of the more advanced features of Documents 5.

With support for a wide range of file types such as PDF, iWork and Office files, Documents 5 is a central hub to manage and review your files, and so much more.

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Documents 5 - Part 1

Date: 9th May 2014

Duration: 18:19

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Documents 5 is a multifunctional application. It's a File viewer, media player and download manager, all wrapped up as a free iPad and iPhone application.

With support for a wide range of file types such as PDF, iWork and Office files, Documents 5 gives you a central hub to manage and review your files, and so much more.

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iThoughtsX for Mac

Date: 25th April 2014

Duration: 28:19

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Mind mapping is a great way to quickly capture and organise thoughts.

iThoughtsX for Mac is one of the top mind mapping applications for OSX. As well as including a host of graphical elements to customise your mind maps, iThoughtsX has been optimised for rapid data entry using keyboard shortcuts.

This week, a new guest screencaster, Allison Sheridan, takes you through the basics of iThoughtsX on the Mac.

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iThoughtsHD for iPad

Date: 25th April 2014

Duration: 17:15

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Mind mapping is a great way to quickly capture and organise thoughts.

iThoughtsHD for iPad is one of the top mind mapping applications for the iPad. As well as including a host of graphical elements to customise your mind maps, it has been optimised for rapid data entry with some clever gesture based and keyboard shortcuts.

This week, a new guest screencaster, Allison Sheridan, takes you through the basics of iThoughtsHD on the iPad.

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Default Folder X

Date: 11th April 2014

Duration: 34:32

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OSX is great, but some things could be better!

Case in point is the File Open and File Save dialogue boxes.

Yes, you can open and save files, but sometimes it would be really useful to do more than that, without having to switch to the Finder. And wouldn't it be great if you could assign a "default folder" to save or open files on an App by App basis?

Well you can do all this and more with the indispensable utility - Default Folder X

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OmniOutliner 4 - Part 2

Date: 21st March 2014

Duration: 30:05

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OmniOutliner is the premier outlining application for the Mac and iPad, and has recently had a major update on both the Mac and iPad.

In this episode, Tim Stringer will take us through some of the more advanced features including using multiple columns, importing and exporting data and OmniPresence.

One of the strengths of the latest versions of OmniOutliner is the cross platform compatibility, so you can freely exchange documents with both the Mac and iPad. OmniPresence allows for the syncing of documents without relying on iCloud.

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OmniOutliner for iPad - Part 2

Date: 21st March 2014

Duration: 20:35

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Give structure and clarity to any task. OmniOutliner will help you to focus on the important things and not waste time on endless formatting, locating the notes from last week or remembering great ideas that seemed to be so tangible, yet just vanish the next day.

OmniOutliner assumes the job of collecting, organizing and structuring the information you provide, so that you can concentrate on the essence of your work. People from many various disciplines can benefit from this tool, helping them to be productive and organised.

In this final part of a two part series, Tim Stringer takes us through some of the more advanced features of OmniOutliner on the iPad, and demonstrates applying styles and formatting to your outlines. Tim also takes a look at syncing your outlines between your Macs and iPads using the free OmniPresence service.

Missed Part 1? - If you're not an existing ScreenCastsOnline member, you can get the full version of this tutorial delivered to your inbox completely for free, as well as part 2, also for free! For more information on this special time limited offer, click the "More Info" button now!

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OmniOutliner 4 - Part 1

Date: 14th March 2014

Duration: 29:35

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Give structure and clarity to any task. OmniOutliner will help you to focus on the important things and not waste time on endless formatting, locating the notes from last week or remembering great ideas that seemed to be so tangible, yet just vanish the next day.

OmniOutliner assumes the job of collecting, organizing and structuring the information you provide, so that you can concentrate on the essence of your work. People from many various disciplines can benefit from this tool, helping them to be productive and organised.

In this first of a two part series, Tim Stringer takes us through the basics of OmniOutliner on the Mac, and demonstrates document creation and how to re-structure your outline, once you have entered some initial information. Tim also takes a look at the changes to the OmniOutliner User Interface and styling your outline using the built in style controls and predefined templates.

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OmniOutliner for iPad - Part 1

Date: 14th March 2014

Duration: 18:26

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Give structure and clarity to any task. OmniOutliner will help you to focus on the important things and not waste time on endless formatting, locating the notes from last week or remembering great ideas that seemed to be so tangible, yet just vanish the next day.

OmniOutliner assumes the job of collecting, organizing and structuring the information you provide, so that you can concentrate on the essence of your work. People from many various disciplines can benefit from this tool, helping them to be productive and organised.

In this first of a two part series, Tim Stringer takes us through the basics of OmniOutliner on the iPad, and demonstrates document creation and how to re-structure your outline, once you have entered some initial information.

Time Limited Free Offer - If you're not an existing ScreenCastsOnline member, you can get the full version of this tutorial delivered to your inbox completely for free. For more information on this special time limited offer, click the "More Info" button now!

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Launch Center Pro Update - Part 2

Date: 8th February 2014

Duration: 20:24

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Launch Center Pro is a productivity application to help you speed up common actions on your iOS device.

Although we've covered it before, it's recently had an update for iOS7 and been enhanced with a host of new features. This final part of a two part series delves into some of the more advanced features including customisations and URL callbacks.

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Launch Center Pro Update - Part 1

Date: 18th January 2014

Duration: 19:18

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Launch Center Pro is a productivity application to help you speed up common actions on your iOS device.

Although we've covered it before, it's recently had an update for iOS7 and been enhanced with a host of new features. This first part of a two part series acts as a refresher for the basic operation of Launch Center Pro.

In a future episode, we will delve into some of the more advanced features.