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Overcast 3.1

Overcast 3.1 Introduces a Standalone Apple Watch Playback Feature

Overcast — the popular podcast app by Marco Arment was updated to version 3.1 this week, which introduces two interesting features to the app — Standalone Apple Watch Playback and also a Custom Dark Icon for Premium Subscribers. Standalone Apple Watch Playback This feature lets users load podcast episodes (pods?) directly onto their Apple Watch. You need to have the Overcast app installed on your watch, after which you’ll see a new ‘Send to Watch’ option upon tapping the ⁺≡...

The Roundup

The Roundup: 22 April 2017

This is week #6 of The Roundup, our weekly series that highlights and showcases some incredible animations, mockups, illustrations that we come across during the week. This time, we’re bringing an incredible roundup of some amazing onboarding screens we’ve come across. We hope you enjoy The Roundup this week and as always, if you have any feedback or suggestions, we’re always eager to hear them. Note: This post includes animated GIFs, so it’ll take a while to load completely. The...

Apple’s Environment Page

Microsoft To-Do

Microsoft Unveils ‘Microsoft To-Do’, the Successor to Wunderlist

Back in 2015, Wunderlist — one of the popular productivity apps that offered apps across the major platforms, announced that the team was joining Microsoft. The Berlin-based team continued building the app over the last couple of years, adding features and integrations to the app. Today, Microsoft has unveiled ‘Microsoft To-Do’ — a new app from the house of Microsoft and the logical successor to Wunderlist. Poised as an “intelligent task management app”, Microsoft To-Do is a completely new app...

Nylas Mail

Nylas Mail Comes to Windows & Linux, Brings Pro Features for Free with Version 2.0

Back in January, the folks at Nylas announced that Nylas N1, their flagship email client was being rebranded as Nylas Mail and also introduced a free version of the app, called Nylas Mail Basic. Nylas Mail Basic included most of the features of the Pro version, but was only available for Mac when the announcement was made. The company has today launched Nylas Mail 2.0 — a big release that brings some Pro featured promised in January and also makes...

Google Maps for iOS Adds a Today Widget for Navigation & an iMessage App