PSWD, the most comprehensive password generator for iOS, gained Shortcuts app support with version 1.3. macOS version also supports Shortcuts, with version 3.0. Using the Generate Password shortcut, you can immediately generate one or more passwords using any preset you create in PSWD, including the dynamic Current Preset setting, which includes the latest configuration from […]
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I released Qrafter 10 years ago today. I have been working on QR Codes for nearly 15 years. The first time I did something semi useful with them, I created a download QR Code for an amateur theme for my Nokia E70 in 2006. I was fascinated with the possibilities back then. There was a
After I released Password Generator, I saw that it was very well received and used by many people around the world. One request was to have it on iPhone and iPad, so I decided to port it to those devices as well. So, I renamed Password Generator to PSWD since the original name was too
Today I have released Password Generator for macOS, a small utility app that lets you generate strong random passwords with unlimited combinations. While here are many password generator apps out there, none of them would let you add separators to the generated passwords, which is a definite requirement for me. So I decided to write
Before iOS 7, there was no way to open a .vcf file when using Safari on iOS, so I wrote a small app called vCard Getter to help with that. It was able to fetch the file and add the contacts in it to your address book. But with iOS 7, Apple finally did the
I haven’t been able to update my blog for more than a year! But that does not mean that I neglected Qrafter. With releases approximately a month apart, I tried to add more features and fix bugs if there were any. And with your appreciation, Qrafter and Qrafter Pro reached a combined download count of
More than 2 months before its second birthday, Qrafter -and its sister app Qrafter Pro- reach 3 million combined downloads. I am glad to be the developer of one of the most successful QR Code apps on iOS and hope to see it help boost your productivity for many more years, continuing to thrive with
Qrafter and Qrafter Pro 6.1 are now available for download on the App Store. This version came a little too soon after 6.0, but I found some performance issues with the responsiveness of the camera view, so I wanted to optimize it quickly to make it much more responsive. Also, I updated the vCard parser,
Qrafter and Qrafter Pro 6.0 were just approved by Apple. This version drops iPhone 3G and iOS 4.2.1 and earlier support because of restrictions in Apple’s development tools, but with this change it gained iPhone 5 screen support. Also, it lays a new foundation to the scanner framework, which will let it scan many more
The new version of Qrafter and Qrafter Pro are now approved and available on the App Store. Unfortunately this version will be the last version to support iPhone 3G and versions of iOS earlier than 4.3. Apple’s new development tools only support iOS 4.3 and later, that’s why all developers are forced to do this.