How to send text from any application to Prowl

Tuesday 07/21/2009  –  Category: Uncategorized

This post is a follow-up to Prowler, my Firefox extension that lets you send selected text to Prowl.
I thought it would be nice to be able to send text from any application to Prowl, say if a friend sent you directions via IM or you need to send text from a Word file.
This assumes you [...]



Flickr Search iPhone app

Monday 07/13/2009  –  Category: Uncategorized

Download Flickr Search 1.1

I couldn’t find any simple Flickr search apps in the App Store; they had too many other features and the photo viewer wasn’t very good.
I wanted the user experience to be like the native Photos app (being able to swipe through results, pinch and zoom) and also have download functionality. To [...]



I stumbled upon Prowl this week and I have to say it’s a pretty brilliant idea and an excellent use of the new push notification system in iPhone 3.0. Since they have an open API to send whatever you want to a user (defined by their API key), I decided to create an [...]



iPhoneSender updated for Firefox 3.5

Monday 07/13/2009  –  Category: Uncategorized

If you haven’t noticed, I’ve just gotten around to updating my extensions
Download iPhoneSender 1.0.3
Some new features in this version:

Default email address: you can now set a default address within Tools > iPhoneSender options. If you leave it blank it will prompt you for an email like before.
Custom subject: you can edit the [...]



Flickr Original updated for Firefox 3.5

Monday 07/13/2009  –  Category: Uncategorized

(UPDATE: Version 1.0.4 available!)
(UPDATE: New and improved version 1.0.3 available!)
Sorry for the delay, I’ve been away from a computer for a few weeks and have just started getting back into the swing of things.
Download Flickr Original 1.0.2
I’m a bit frustrated that the editors at Mozilla Addons still haven’t approved the extension so [...]