The San Diego Zoo is arguably among the very best zoos in the world. With more than 4,000 animals and 800-plus species, it’s a national treasure. My visits are fondly remembered, and starting today you can visit some of the best of the zoo from the comfort of your iPhone
2011 December 15
When it comes to Siri innovation, it’s not just about work at Apple’s end.
iTunes Match went partially live internationally in several markets on December 15, with iTunes accounts in New Zealand, Australia, the UK, Canada, and other countries offering iTunes Match signups in users’ account preferences. However, that launch appeared to be premature, since iTunes Match wasn’t advertised on the main page of those countries’ iTunes Stores and signing up for iTunes Match didn’t actually do anything. Apple began offering refunds to customers who signed up for the service after its premature launch, but only hours later the service has indeed gone live, with links appearing on the main page of the iTunes Stores in countries where the service has launched
TechSmith’s Camtasia for Mac received an update this week to version 2.0, and the improvements made an already good screencasting app even better. To start with, TechSmith listened to feedback and redesigned the user interface for the editor. It’s easier to use now, with less searching for the tools that you need to apply to your screencasts
During December and January, The Unofficial Apple Weblog is soliciting your nominations and votes for the best products for Mac, iPhone/iPod touch, and iPad. We’ll start with nominations in a category, and then tally your votes for the top-nominated products a few days later.
Apple is a common topic in the proliferation of 2011 retrospectives that are inevitably being published this month.
The nominations are in, and the poll is ready to go! The TUAW Best of 2011 awards are all about you — the readers — and what you think is the cream of the crop of Apple or third-party products and software. To vote, select one entry from the top nominations made by readers. We’ll be announcing the winner in just a few days