Cloud-based customer-service software company Zendesk has a big announcement this morning: Followinag a surge in mobile-app use among its customers, it's rolling out an updated version of its iPad app to better meet their needs. To celebrate, Zendesk is giving away an iPad mini to one lucky Mac|Life reader — although winning it will require a little creativity on your part. Put simply, which apps have had the biggest impact on your life, and why?
The minimalist HiddenRadio blends into its surroundings, but when you whip out your iPhone and start streaming music to it over Bluetooth, its full, balanced sound is sure to demand attention. We're giving away the HiddenRadio that we recently reviewed, and the company also provided a 20% discount code we'll share after the jump...
For serious photographers, being able to create a slideshow to present their work is essential -- and it's difficult to think of a slideshow application more essential than FotoMagico, which earned a coveted 5/5 score from us when we reviewed version 4. Last week, developer Boinx updated FotoMagico to version 4.2, adding masks and opacity controls, and to celebrate, they're going to give five lucky winners FotoMagico 4.2 (a $79.99 value on the Mac App Store as of this writing) for free. How can you get in on the action? Just click through to find out more.
UPDATE: Contest ends tomorrow! Be sure you don't miss out.
For this month's Win contest, we're partnering with TouchOfModern to give away a souped-up iPad mini: the 64GB Wi-Fi + Cellular version, plus a Smart Cover and an Apple Wireless Keyboard. All you have to do is sign up to be a member of TouchOfModern, and everyone who enters also gets a bonus $10 credit! Get all the details after the jump...
Baby, it's cold outside. But you need to use your iPhone to get directions to somewhere warmer. Luckily, Moshi's Digits touchscreen-friendly gloves can keep your fingers toasty while you tap and swipe and poke and point. Enter to win a new pair of Digits gloves, plus other great Moshi gear and accessories, after the jump!
Our 2012 DonorsChoose Challenge runs from April 16 to April 30 -- and all donations up to $100 will be matched if you enter MACLIFE at checkout! Find our more about our donation drive to help public schools after the jump...
It's the beginning of another DonorsChoose Challenge! From now until the end of the month we'll be raising funds for public school classrooms with the help of DonorsChoose.org, my second-favorite site on the Internet.
ALL donations up to $100 will be MATCHED if you enter the code MACLIFE at checkout -- this is a first for us, and I could not be more excited. We have a chance to raise soooooo much moneeeeeeyyy!!!
And to get things started right, I'm offering some bonus prizes for now through Wednesday. More details inside!
Valve and The National have announced the winners of the Portal 2 "Exile Vilify" music video contest. The results were so close that they actually decided to award something of a tie, along with a gaggled of high-quality runner-ups.