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The Shelf is now available on App Store

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In August, I announced The Shelf, which allows you to import, via drop or copy, many kinds of data into it to hold until it is needed later. Check out the original article for full details and a demonstration of The Shelf. It is now available to download on App Store. New Features During beta testing, I received many […]

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Introducing The Shelf

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Before Apple’s annual developer conference this year, WWDC 2017, Federico Viticci and Sam Beckett created a piece on MacStories titled iOS 11 : iPad Wishes and Concept Video. This included a concept they called Shelf for iPad in iOS 11. The whole premise of the shelf was centred around system wide drag and drop to “serves as a holding place […]

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Redesign

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I am not a designer and I made this app by myself. I am not happy with the design, or the icon. Hitting this goal will allow me to comission to a designer to work alongside me, to redesign the app and new icons for every theme and colour option.

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Sort & Filter Pack

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Reaching this goal will produce enough income for me to spend the time to add the following features to The Shelf as part of the Sort & Filter Pack: Search Items Add a search bar to The Shelf to search for items Sort & filter Items Sort and Filter by keyword, type, date added, flag, etc. Folders […]

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Power User Pack

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Reaching this goal will produce enough income for me to spend the time to add the following features to The Shelf as part of the Power User Pack: Keyboard Support Add the ability to navigate The Shelf using your keyboard Add the ability to view items on The Shelf using your keyboard Keyboard Shortcuts Add the ability to copy […]

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Data Transfer Pack

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Reaching this goal will produce enough income for me to spend the time to add the following features to The Shelf as part of the Data Transfer Pack: Share Extension Implement a way to share from anywhere in iOS into The Shelf Add to The Shelf directly for any app that supports sharing Widget Widget to allow […]

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Accessibility Pack

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Reaching this goal will produce enough income for me to spend the time to add the following features to The Shelf as part of the Accessibility Pack: Voiceover support This will enable users with vision impairment to use the app more easily Once the goal is reached, this will take approximately 1 months to add to The Shelf.

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What is a data type?

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Overview A data type is a whole series of logic and assets in The Shelf that determines how a piece of data is imported, stored, displayed, and exported. As an example, the Image data type: imports the image data Checks if there is a URL of the image available too Stores the image in an […]

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What is a theme?

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The current theme of The Shelf is the icon style with badges over the top right corner and the orange tinting. I have many more ideas for layouts to allow users to customise the appearance of The Shelf. For example, full width, short cells, or big square cells with the titles within the cells, etc. I also plan […]