Kevin Purdy

  • Run Simplenote As A Clean And Simple Stand-Alone Browser

    Mac only: We like Simplenote for its simplicity, and the head honcho here considers it the Holy Grail of text capture. But not everyone loves the desktop options, or the website design. Split the difference with a single-site Fluid app for Simplenote and a deliciously cleaned-up style.

  • Celsius Puts The Current Temperature On Your iOS Home Screen

    iOS: Apple doesn’t allow apps to keep their home screen icons regularly updated with data — just notification badges for alerts and the like. Clever weather app Celsius (which does, indeed, have a “Fahrenheit” cousin) uses that notification badget to give you the temperature in degrees, no extra click needed.