I’ll be honest: there’s not much I like more than a good software update. When I get a pop-up telling me that there’s a new version available, I tend to click “Install and restart” faster than our new puppy hops onto the table when my back is turned. My general feeling is that new versions of things I like will be even more likely to be likable. And for the most part, I tend to be right.
But there’s an exception. I’ve been a huge fan of the screenshot tool Skitch ever since Jason reviewed it in…
We’ve written about Skitch before here at ProfHacker. It’s a very handy application for quickly grabbing, annotating, and sharing screen captures.
What makes Skitch worth mentioning again is the fact that, a few weeks ago, it was acquired by Evernote. This means a number of things:
- Users will no longer have to pay for access to the full version of Skitch.
- Skitch will be available for mobile platforms. An Android version is already avaialable; a version for iOS should follow in the relatively near future.
I took the Android version for a test drive, and it looks good. Continue reading