How PDFpen Scan+ Let Me Copy the Uncopiable

PDFpen Scan+ was discontinued on September 2019. LEARN MORE One of the exciting things about app development is seeing the unintended uses of the app after it is alive in the world.  This is an example of how one of those side effects worked for me. The Goal Copy text from a webpage with unselectable… Read More »

How does “Complete My Bundle” pricing work?

This article is obsolete. “Complete My Bundle” pricing ended on February 28, 2015. It remains available for historical reference only. Today, we’re excited to release PDFpen for iPad & iPhone version 2, a universal upgrade to our existing PDFpen for iPad and PDFpen for iPhone apps. PDFpen 2 is a separate app and thus a separate purchase.… Read More »

Black Friday: TextExpander touch 3

Black Friday 2014 has come! We’re helping you celebrate by discounting one of our favorite apps, TextExpander  3 + custom keyboard. Until Saturday you can buy it, along with several other handy apps, at Black Friday Apps. We are extending the TextExpander 3 discount all the way to Cyber Monday, but the price goes up… Read More »

iCloud Drive: How to Find and Edit Files

(Updated December 4, 2014 after the release of PDFpen 2.) Yosemite (OS X 10.10) and iOS 8 bring with them iCloud Drive. This means, in addition to the iCloud storage you are familiar with, the “switch it on and it just works” sync and storage, there is also a new iCloud Drive feature in the form of… Read More »

Yosemite, TextExpander Helper, and Accessibility Permission

After updating to Yosemite, some users are being prompted to grant access to TextExpander Helper in the Security & Privacy preferences of System Preferences, and they’re finding TextExpander Helper isn’t in the Accessibility list under the Privacy tab. This appears to be a bug in Yosemite’s accessibility access preferences, and it affects other apps with helpers, such… Read More »