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Barcode reader library for iOS

Basil if you are looking for commercial iOS libraries for barcode recognition you can take a look at LEADTOOLS Barcode SDK. LEADTOOLS has native iOS frameworks for both Objective-C and Swift. You can ...
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Manage iOS and Android app localization/translation

I did some (re)search and came up with the following tools below (sorted by Alexa rating). I will pick five or so and do a little test project with them to see which one works best for my situation. ...
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Software for doing math “by hand”

As with so many things internet, it's all a matter of getting the right search terms. I used “unlimited canvas app iphone,” but then changed it to “infinite canvas app iphone.” The results are many ...
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How to determine what exact color an app is using?

macOS has a built-in application called Digital Colour Meter. It's installed by default, in the /Applications/Utilties folder: Here is me using it to find out the background color for Software ...
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Pocket's Permanent Library without Subscription

If you are willing to self-host the server part, Wallabag might be your choice. It's free & open source (find it at Github), and would meet your requirements: Save web article source in a format ...
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Alternative to Avenza PDF maps

I'm the lead developer of Mappt for Android. Mappt allows you to import and export markers, lines, polygons and geotagged photos and their associated attribute data as well as view various forms of ...
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App showing only direction and distance of goal

There's a free app located here: Free GPS which appears to address your objective. If this doesn't work for you, consider to search using terms such as "marine," "boating," "aviation," "aircraft." ...
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Extract individual headshots from group photo

Thanks to @StarGeek (relevant Reddit post), I was able to write a small script for this. To get the environment set up in Python 3 (on a Windows 10 machine using Anaconda), I went through the ...
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An android app to track the geolocation of my friends’ iOS phones?

Inside of Google Maps on the phone Select your email from the list. Click getting started Elsewhere in settings it is possible to turn on a higher accuracy of settings.
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Looking for OCR API on mobile platform

If you are looking to use a commercial product you should check out LEADTOOLS Mobile SDK. You will be able to develop in either Android, iOS or Window's Phone. Here is some sample code of how you ...
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iOS app to allow me to print to a wireless printer

After searching for a long time, I'm using Printer Pro from Readdle. There is also a free version available. And it has a assistent which offers your AirPrint and wireless/network printers available ...
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Is there any app that keeps track of time spent on iPad?

iOS 12 introduces a new feature called Screen Time which does exactly this. With Screen Time, you can see how often you pick up your iOS device, which apps you're using, which apps are sending the ...
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ToDo lists, tasks, and notes for Mac OS X and iOS

I personally use Evernote for the exact same purpose. Let's see what you need: ideally for both Mac OS X and iOS Available for both platforms. But you need the Plus version to access your ...
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10-key Japanese input method for iPad?

According to http://ipad-ssm.net/archives/211 there's an option to turn on the 10 key instead of having to use your 55 key. It's tricky to find this on your own though. To do this, you need to have ...
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Omnivorous video player for iPad

VLC VLC for iOS is a new edition of the venerable cross-platform video-playing software. Famous for playing a wide variety of video formats.
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Is there a Markdown editor for iOS?

How about Trunk Notes by "Apps On The Move"? I'm not sure if it uses the Stack Exchange 'style' of markdown, but it definitely uses Markdown syntax
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Mobile chess app that allows take backs?

The Lichess app/website allows players to request takebacks. It's also generally a good chess site. (Also, at least on Android, the mobile app is way better than Chess.com's IMO, but I'm biased.) The ...
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Alternative to browser for viewing Jupyter notebooks on iOS

The Juno app does most of what I want: you can open notebooks and edit them, either from public or private servers.
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Software or process that allows me to view a HTML file in a browser on my iphone when in development

Yes. Once you've gotten the files on your phone in any way (such as Dropbox or email), open a web browser and go to the URL file:///.../index.html, where ... is the filepath. The is the file URI ...
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Background playback YouTube app for iOS

I know it’s kinda weird to answer your own question, but looking up Tubex again brought me to Tubextreme ($2.99), which seems to be relatively full-featured (and also has a great UI). It satisfies a ...
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Background playback YouTube app for iOS

One option is to purchase Youtube Premium. The other option that works on iPhones is to use Firefox browser. Here's how to do it on iPhone. First of all download Firefox browser for iOS. Then ...
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Android Web Browser That Displays Forward Button

Opera mini has it. It also looks a little like Safari. (You can see the forward button on the bottom left of the screenshot)
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iOS app for tracking groceries and other essentials at home

I’ve been using PikyPak (‎https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pikypak/id1292018000) for several months so far and I can only say that I LOVE it. First of all, the user interface is just great. It’s ...
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What is the easiest way to move images, clipboard, links from iOS to a Windows PC and vice versa?

This might sound ridiculous, but I've been using Slack for this. Personally I've chosen to create my own workspace for it, but messaging yourself in any existing workspaces you're in will also work. ...
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Can I code in Objective C in XCode 10

Objective C remains fully supported by Apple and there are a number of situations where Swift has not been fully thought out. That’s why Swift 5 is just being released. Kinda like how so many people ...
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JavaScript Debugging on macOS

So I found out my own answer. Hopefully this helps someone down the line. To use your own iOS device: 1. On your iOS device, go to settings -> safari -> advanced, and toggle on javascript and web ...
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ODT (LibreOffice) support on iOS

There are a few solutions that try to offer the full LibreOffice experience on Android / iOS, but those are usually very big and a bit clunky to use. As a lightweight solution on both iOS and Android ...
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Paging app for teams

Is something like "OnPage" what you're looking for? If you don't know what that is, it is an incident alert management platform/app that allows you to send out alerts, incidents and services to a ...
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Photo app that allows zooming in as a focus tool

According to the web site the app Pro Camera by Moment support manual focus and focus peaking which is something you can use to keep focus in macro. What I see at the moment the app is for iOS. Also ...
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