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Things you wish Apple designed

We showed you ours. Now it’s your turn. Here are the items big and small that Cult of Mac readers most want to see designed and produced by the mothership. We’ve got Apple solar pens, food packaging and yes, puppies — because even pets could use the Sir Jony treatment.

The xPrintServer Lets You Use Any Printer With Your iOS Device [Macworld 2013]

The xPrintServer Lets You Use Any Printer With Your iOS Device [Macworld 2013]

macworldbugSAN FRANCISCO, MACWORLD/iWORLD 2013 – Lantronix is showing off at Macworld what they call the xPrintServer, a small device that you can attach to your network to allow nearly any printer to become compatible with your iOS device using AirPrint.

The xPrintServer comes in two models, a consumer edition that should suit the needs of the average user, as well as an office edition more suited for a corporate setting.

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Don’t Tell People To Not Print Large Jobs Or This Will Happen [Image]

Don’t Tell People To Not Print Large Jobs Or This Will Happen [Image]

I hate it when people at the office hog the printer with their 5,327 page T.P.S reports. You probably do too. Just make sure not to post a memo stating “PLEASE DO NOT PRINT LARGE JOBS” because someone might think you meant “Jobs” instead of “jobs”, and this whole thing will happen.

Instaprint’s Photobooth Brings Your Instagram Party To The Real World

Instaprint’s Photobooth Brings Your Instagram Party To The Real World

The only problem with Instagram is that all the photos I’ve taken of the delicious lunches I’ve eaten are all stored in “the cloud”, which means I don’t have any physical evidence to support my wild stories of debauchery. Those faux-vintage snapshots I’ve taken with friends need to be preserved in an analog format, and with a little bit of funding, Instaprint is hoping to ease all my worries.

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Here Are Cult Of Mac’s Twitter Celebration Giveaway Winners!

Here Are Cult Of Mac’s Twitter Celebration Giveaway Winners!

We’ve had a great time this week seeing everyone be so enthusiastic about the Twitter Celebration Giveaway. Five excited winners took home some excellent printers and monitors from HP. We want to give a big thanks to all our readers who participated in the giveaway and who have supported us on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, and even Pinterest. Also, a huge thank you to HP for being such a great company to team up with and providing all the prizes.

This Week’s Winners:

Thanks for playing this week everyone.

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Wirelessly Print From Any iOS Device Using xPrintServer

Wirelessly Print From Any iOS Device Using xPrintServer

The ability to print documents from an iOS device is a feature that many of us find incredibly useful, but Apple’s implementation has its flaws — such as the need for an AirPrint compatible printer. But thank to xPrintServer from Lantronix, you can wirelessly print to almost any networked printer from any iOS device.

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How To Print Directions From The Maps App In iOS 5 [Tips]

How To Print Directions From The Maps App In iOS 5 [Tips]How To Print Directions From The Maps App In iOS 5 [Tips]

Having the Maps app on the iPhone is a lifesaver for me. Not only does it help me navigate my way around places I don’t know, but it’ll also tell me how to get there when I leave the house.

However, trying to read directions from an iPhone while driving isn’t ideal, and it’s certainly not safe. Fortunately, iOS 5 allows you to print your directions from directly within the Maps app as long as you have a printer compatible with AirPrint. Here’s how!

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