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Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Story of Setlists Part 2 – Choosing the Right Typeface

One of the first decisions we made when designing Setlists was to try and make the look and feel of the app very familiar to musicians. We’re very aware of the pitfalls of skeuomorphism, but we thought that some small bit of crossover from the musical world would make the app easier to understand and [...]

The Story of Setlists Part 1 – Humble Beginnings

Teleprompt+ has been an amazing success for us over the past two years. We’ve listened to our customers and added so many great features that we lost count. All while sticking to our clean and simple interface. And we have amazing plans for even more coming soon. But a funny thing happened late last year [...]

Why we Care About Documentation

I remember when my dad brought home our first Mac SE back in 1986. He wouldn’t turn the machine on until he had read through the entire user manual. He left the computer sitting powered down in the basement as he started diligently reading. I thought he was nuts. I immediately flipped the switch and [...]

Tips for Recording Audio for your Short Videos

I’ve worked for educational institutions and with many amateurs who make short videos for the web. Usually for either screen capture demos or some sort of narrated promo video. Those who have been doing this sort of work for a while understand the need to carefully script out every action and word before recording. Those [...]

About the Teleprompt+ 2.4.1 Update

It was killing us to know that all you owners of the shiny new iPad were looking at low-res graphics for the last few weeks, but we wanted to make sure our upgraded Retina graphics for Teleprompt+ looked just right on the new screen, rather than taking a guess at how they might look. That [...]