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Mavericks compatibility with Tap Forms Mac 1.5

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

Hey there, I just wanted to keep you informed of any compatibility issues with Tap Forms Mac and the recently released Mavericks OS X 10.9. There are 2 issues that I know of at the moment. The multi-column list view area goes blank and doesn’t show you your records. Switching to the single-column list view […]

Tap Forms mentioned on The Mac Observer Mac Geek Gab Podcast

Friday, October 18th, 2013

So Tap Forms got a nice mention on The Mac Geek Gab podcast today along with some other great apps for your iOS and Mac devices. Have a listen at: It was mentioned about 25 minutes into the podcast. Also, there was a really great review of Tap Forms posted at MacWorld magazine! I […]

Tap Forms for iOS 7 Is Available Now

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Hey There! Just got word from Apple that Tap Forms 3.5 for iOS 7 is now available on the App Store. Here are some screenshots: iPhone: iPad: Enjoy! Brendan

Tap Forms on iOS 7

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Hey Everyone, Since Apple has announced that iOS 7 will become available to the general public on September 18th, I just wanted to let you know that I’m hard at work on the iOS 7 update for Tap Forms. I want to do a couple more things and some more testing, but I will be […]

Tap Forms: A Solid Alternative to FileMaker’s Bento

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

A nice review of Tap Forms compared to Bento was just released on the AppStorm website. Anyone interested in seeing how Tap Forms compares to Bento should read this review: Please note however that the article has one inaccuracy in which they state Tap Forms doesn’t have the advanced search capabilities of Bento to […]

Exporting photos from Bento

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

I received permission to post a tutorial written by Giacomo Vernoni (a recent Bento user who has converted to Tap Forms) from This tutorial is very technical, so if you’re comfortable with Terminal and downloading plugins for Firefox, then you should be ok with this tutorial. Giacomo has written a script which will convert […]

FileMaker discontinues Bento

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Yesterday I heard the news that FileMaker has decided to discontinue Bento. Here’s a link to their press release: Perhaps today is the day to consider an alternative to Bento. Tap Forms is a great alternative database to Bento. It’s also half the cost of Bento and will receive continued support. I first started […]

More Database Apps on iOS

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Hey There, A while back I posted an entry with some information a Tap Forms customer had written on his blog about databases on iOS. He had featured different ways of using Tap Forms in his reviews. Well Thomas from is back at it again with even more information on databases on iOS. Head […]

Hey Bento users! Looking for a Refreshing Change?

Friday, May 10th, 2013

If you’re a user of FileMaker’s Bento app, but it’s just not living up to your expectations anymore, then give Tap Forms a try. Tap Forms is available for iPhone, iPad, and Mac, just like Bento. Tap Forms also does things that Bento doesn’t, such as synchronize all your data, including media attachments using Apple’s […]

Version 3.1.3 Released to App Store

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

Hey All, The 3.1.3 bug fix release has been approved by Apple and is now available on the App Store. This includes the full iPhone version and Tap Forms HD for the iPad. The Lite version has not gone into review yet. What’s New: ★ Fixed bug which caused email content to show as null […]

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