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MacHeist : Play games win free Mac software

From the website: So, what exactly is MacHeist? It begins with the missions…. MacHeist’s missions are an opportunity for our members to live out some of their time travel fantasies, including family secrets, hidden rooms, and a storyline packed with Steampunk intrigue, while earning free Mac software. They are pretty serious about giving away free software. There has so far been 4 NanoMissions and 3 … Continue reading MacHeist : Play games win free Mac software

Huh, who knew that you can batch rename files using Automator

I used to use the free este trial version of A Better Finder Rename 8, as good as it was, the free version only allows me to rename 10 items at a time. So I went to look for other options and found out that Automator can do (well not everything, but enough) what A Better Finder Rename 8 does. I added this sorter in … Continue reading Huh, who knew that you can batch rename files using Automator

Mini Tutorial: How to batch convert image files to PVR (for iPhone app development)?

According to Unity3D’S manual, when developing for iOS Use iOS native PVRT compression formats. They will not only decrease the size of your textures (resulting in faster load times and smaller memory footprint), but also can dramatically increase your rendering performance! Compressed texture requires only a fraction of memory bandwidth compared to full blown 32bit RGBA textures. You can use Unity’s built in PVRTC compression, … Continue reading Mini Tutorial: How to batch convert image files to PVR (for iPhone app development)?

How to batch create SD images from HD in 1,2,3 steps :)

With iPhone 4 and all, now we need two sets of art assets, one for SD and one for HD (for retina display). So my artist gives me the assets in HD, and I: Make a copy of the assets. Use A Better Finder Rename 8 to rename the copied assets’ file names (append the suffix @2x or -hd). Select all the original assets, right … Continue reading How to batch create SD images from HD in 1,2,3 steps 🙂