August 21, 2008

Surprisingly, this isn’t from Apple - so don’t get too excited. A company called OpenClip has released what looks to be a new and interesting framework. OpenClip is free, non-profit organisation working with developers to allow the user to copy and paste.

​Unfortunately, the framework has only been implemented into a few apps, which include MagicPad, Twittelator and the official WordPress app. Here’s a demo that was shown at


Cut and Paste for iPhone from Cali Lewis on Vimeo.

I just hope that OpenClip does get popular and that all developers take it on, so Apple has to say yes, and either purchase OpenClip just like they did with Coverflow. To many of us this doesn’t really matter. But to the likes of me and others, it really does.

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