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App Specs
File size:
2.20 MB
November 15, 2011
January 9, 2013

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Pic-a-POD is a utility application that downloads the picture of the day from a selection of web sites and optionally sets your desktop picture to a selected or random one of these pics.

Download PODs from:
  • Astronomy
  • Earth Observatory
  • Earth Science
  • Flickr
  • Lunar POD
  • National Geographic
  • Wikimedia
  • Wikipedia

    Set your desktop picture to any of the downloaded photos.

    Change to a random desktop periodically from Pic-a-POD or from your iPhoto library.

    Browse through all the downloaded pics.

    Share links to the pics via Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or email.

  • What's New
    Updated for Mountain Lion.
    Desktop changes posted to Mountain Lion Notification Center so you can get info about your current desktop with a swipe.
    Sharing a link to a pic will use Mountain Lion's new sharing facilities if available.
    Closing main window no longer quits the app.

    Bug fixes:
    Twirly when receiving new image was not always disappearing.
    Status bar looked wrong with Mountain Lion.

    Note: Pic-a-POD is no longer compatible with OS X 10.6.x but if any users are still using 10.6, please email me and we can work something out.

    Pic-a-POD (com.picapod.picapod) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com.

    Operating System: Mac

    Default Install Path: /Applications/Pic-a-POD.app

    Minimum OS version: 10.6

    Copyright: (c) Copyright 2005-2011 Sarah Reichelt, TrozWare