Tips & Tricks: Hiding the macOS desktop when playing out to a projector

If you're using mimoLive to drive a presentation screen at a conference, you might recognise this problem: If you work outside the app, for example setting up stuff or if mimoLive crashes, your audience sees the macOS Desktop UI instead of what you want them to see. Here is a handy trick (or two) to hide the desktop UI and display a branded message instead.

This is also useful if you're presenting with FotoMagico, Keynote, PowerPoint and other slide show apps.

Go to mimoLive documentation...

New Animation Workshops in New Zealand

If you are a teacher in the New Zealand area do not miss the opportunity to join one of the iPad Animation workshops by Craig Lauridsen. Craig has been teaching stop motion for 10 years. He has overseen hundreds of stop motion animations made by children age 8 to 16 years.

The iPad Animation workshop focus on:

  • Digital technologies - breaking big tasks into smaller tasks and applying appropriate digital tools
  • Storytelling - helping children to tell their stories using stop motion animation
  • Technology - turning the iPad into a creative studio
  • 100% hands on creativity - not web surfing.



The dates for May and June are now available for booking on the website - don't miss the Early Bird Pricing.