Neal Augenstein

Archive for June, 2011|Monthly archive page

Tumblr upgrade helps #iphonereporting

In Uncategorized on June 30, 2011 at 10:27 am

Tumblr 2.0 for iPhone, which is now available in the App Store, makes life easier for reporters who blog on the go. The new interface eliminates the frustration of juggling and managing more than one Tumblr blog. By pressing Post, then tapping the blog to which you want to add content, the problem of posting to the wrong blog is alleviated. Posting video is a dream — you can take new video, choose video from your Camera Roll, or include an embed code. Posting audio is still limited to recording new audio recorded on your phone. If you want to post a produced report, it still requires an extra step — for instance, uploading to SoundCloud first.

Reporting live on iPhone

In Uncategorized on June 28, 2011 at 1:31 pm

How does Skype stack up against Media5-fone Pro VoIP? This A-B test compares them — first on WiFi, then on 3g. You decide.

Step up to the microphone, uh, iPhone

In Uncategorized on June 28, 2011 at 3:38 am

Nobody makes a mic clip for iPhone yet. I superglued some thin foam into a standard clip — holds the iPhone snugly, without scratching it.