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Spark — Simply Better Email

These days, Email has been having one of those existential crises that is usually reserved for the fat molecules present in eggs ("Am I healthy? Or am I a part of an unhealthy item of food? Why am I stuck in this yellow goo?", you get the idea). It still forms an important part of our everyday lives — professional and personal, but it's generally considered so 1990s, that "I'll send you an email" is the new "How many Tazos...

iMessage Apps

Our Favorite iMessage Apps for iOS 10

Apple today has officially rolled out iOS 10 — its biggest iOS release ever just a few hours ago. iOS 10 has several great features worth discussing, but there’s no doubt that the most talked about features are going to be iMessage Sticker Packs and iMessage Apps. With iOS 10, the company has extended the functionality of its rather plain and boring iMessage service with the introduction of a built-in App Store where users can find, download and install iMessage...

LookUp 3.0

Lookup 3.0 Improves Upon its Elegance & Brings Along an iMessage App

LookUp is a beautiful and elegant dictionary app for iPhone and Apple Watch that we’ve featured twice already here on Beautiful Pixels. Today, the app has been updated to Version 3.0 that introduces a lovely dashboard, a refined definition screen and a brand new iMessage app. LookUp 3.0 now sports a dashboard where you can discover fresh new words, quotes and phrases every day. The artwork that accompanies these words looks great and goes a long way in improving the...

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Tadam — A Lovely Timer App to Help you Focus Better

There are hundreds of timer apps out there based on the Pomodoro Technique conceptualized and developed by Francesco Cirillo in the late 1980s. For the uninitiated, the Pomodoro Technique aims to make you focus on work in a better way and thus, much more productive by working in 25-minute blocks, followed by a 5-minute break. These simple timer apps are available across all major platforms, and remind you to take periodic breaks from work to relax your mind and focus...