updated 02:50 pm EST, Wed November 6, 2013
BitTorrent Sync 1.2 includes native iPad support, API for developers
BitTorrent has announced an update to its beta software, BitTorrent Sync. A free syncing tool, BitTorrent Sync does not rely on servers, making it more secure and private than cloud-based services. Sync is currently available for Mac and iPhone, and will soon be available as a native app for iPad. Now available as an API for developers, BitTorrent Sync can be used to build secure social and enterprise apps. BitTorrent Sync is available for download online.
Viper hardcase built with trademark Denier ballistic water-repelling nylon
Accessories company booq has announced its latest device case, the Viper hardcase. Available for MacBook Air and iPad, the Viper offers two levels of protection: a water-repellant nylon exterior, and a padded interior made of non-scratch neoprene. With pricing starting at $40, booq's Viper hardcase is available for purchase online and from various US retailers.