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October 2006 Archived News

SlingPlayer for Mac OS X
Posted 10/31/2006 at 8:22 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SlingPlayer for Mac OS X announced the immediate availability of the SlingPlayer for Mac OS X, a software download for Slingbox customers who wish to view their home TV natively on an Apple Macintosh computer.

Yummy FTP 1.5.2
Posted 10/31/2006 at 8:21 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Yummy FTP 1.5.2 is the latest version of the ftp clent.

Merlin 2 RC 1
Posted 10/31/2006 at 8:20 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Merlin 2 RC 1 is the "Halloween Version" and can now export projects into mind map implementing a widely requested feature, which allows for easy transfer of Merlin 2 projects to the NovaMind or MindManager.

OpenMenu X 1.0
Posted 10/31/2006 at 8:17 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
OpenMenu X 1.0 is a utility that allows you to freely customize your contextual menu so you can open documents, applications, AppleScripts, Services Menu Items, and URLs any time you want.

Boot Camp 1.1.2 Beta
Posted 10/30/2006 at 20:55 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Boot Camp 1.1.2 Beta contains several updates and is intended for all new and previous users of the software.

SpamSieve 2.5
Posted 10/30/2006 at 20:31 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SpamSieve 2.5 updates the parser and classifier to improve accuracy, according to the developer. The in-memory corpus representation is more efficient and leads to better performance and less memory use.

Zotero 1.0.0b2.r2
Posted 10/30/2006 at 8:22 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Zotero 1.0.0b2 is a Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, and cite your research sources.

IPNetRouterX 1.2
Posted 10/30/2006 at 8:22 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
IPNetRouterX 1.2 is a powerful router, firewall, and network management utility including NAPT with inbound port mapping, a built-in DHCP Server, AirPort configuration tool, transparent proxying, bandwidth allocation and bandwidth accounting and is available as a Universal Binary.

CRM4Mac 3.0.1
Posted 10/30/2006 at 8:21 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
CRM4Mac 3.0.1 integrates the standard Apple software for email, calendars and contacts into one view.

Transmit 3.5.5
Posted 10/28/2006 at 21:10 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Transmit 3.5.5 includes the following fixes:

* Fixed possible crash with failed SFTP logins
* Fixed possible crash when listing files on a VMS server
* Improved reliability of Queue's duplicate file behavior
* Fix an issue in which the "Collections" list wasn't always scrollable
* Added "htaccess" to the default ASCII mode extensions list
* During mirror sync, files that match the "Skip Files" rules are no longer deleted
* Now always updates "Your Stuff" correctly when working on MS-DOS filesystems
* Transfer complete sound now triggers Universal Access screen flash
* Transfers window now snaps-to-fit when the Maximize button is clicked
* The Get Info window no longer incorrectly reports executable permissions for sticky/SUID/SGID files
* Fixed various UI ding-dongs with the batch download list
* Fixed possible crash when opening many new windows quickly
* Uploading items with the queue now always correctly closes connection


.Mac webmail
Posted 10/28/2006 at 11:23 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
.Mac webmail has been officially released using an AJAX-based layout that replicates the Mail application on Mac OS X.

MacBook SMC Firmware Update 1.1
Posted 10/26/2006 at 21:30 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacBook SMC Firmware Update 1.1 improves the MacBook’s internal monitoring system and addresses issues with unexpected shutdowns. This update is recommended for all MacBook systems, including those that received warranty repair.

Interarchy 8.2.1
Posted 10/26/2006 at 21:29 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Interarchy 8.2.1 supports pretty much everything you can imagine: long file names, long URLs, long files, automatic and manual mirroring, Dashboard widgets, Automator actions, Bonjour, AppleScript (including recording), FTP, SFTP, HTTP, WebDAV (including iDisk), Amazon S3, ping, packet sniffing and is a Universal Binary.

Hazel 1.1
Posted 10/26/2006 at 21:28 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Hazel 1.1 works on whatever folders you tell it to, automatically organizing your files according to the rules you create.

Fan Control 1.1
Posted 10/26/2006 at 7:56 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Fan Control 1.1 is an appication for controlling the fans in the MacBook Pro.

MagSafe Airline Adapter
Posted 10/24/2006 at 22:50 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
The MagSafe Airline Adapter will plug into most airline seats to provide power to MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops during flight.

MacBook Pro with Core 2 Duo
Posted 10/24/2006 at 8:09 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Apple updated their MacBook Pro line with the Core 2 Duo processor.

Skype for Mac 2.0
Posted 10/24/2006 at 0:39 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Skype for Mac 2.0 includes the ability to video chat with other Skype users.

PowerMail 5.5
Posted 10/24/2006 at 0:38 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PowerMail 5.5 is now final and a Universal Binary.

ChronoSync 3.3.3
Posted 10/20/2006 at 21:23 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
ChronoSync 3.3.3 can now handle date rollback pre-determination with Mirrored mode synchronizations and includes a number of bug fixes.

You Control: Tunes 1.4.1
Posted 10/19/2006 at 20:01 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
You Control: Tunes 1.4.1 includes a number of bug fixes and user-requested improvements and is a Universal Binary.

MarketBlast 1.16
Posted 10/19/2006 at 20:00 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
MarketBlast 1.16 helps you manage all aspects of your growing eBay business.

BetterZip 1.3
Posted 10/18/2006 at 18:04 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
BetterZip 1.3 includes a file browser, can create archives with WinZip compatible AES-256 encryption and more.

Apple Reports Preliminary Fourth Quarter Results
Posted 10/18/2006 at 18:01 PDT in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Apple announced preliminary fourth quarter financial results, with revenue of $4.84 billion and a net profit of $546 million, or $.62 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $3.68 billion and a net profit of $430 million, or $.50 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin was 29.2%, up from 28.1% a year ago. International sales accounted for 40% of revenue.

iSquint 1.5
Posted 10/17/2006 at 18:59 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iSquint 1.5 has been updated and can now create 640x480 H.264 files for iPod.

Ishmael 1.1
Posted 10/17/2006 at 18:58 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Ishmael 1.1 lets you narate over still photos or PDF files to create QuickTime video footage.

Snippet Monkey 1.0
Posted 10/17/2006 at 18:57 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Snippet Monkey 1.0 lets you create shortcuts for phrases you frequently type.

MacDent Pro 1.5
Posted 10/17/2006 at 18:56 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacDent Pro 1.5 is a Universal binary and touts some new features as well.

FastTrack Schedule 9.1
Posted 10/17/2006 at 18:56 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
FastTrack Schedule 9.1 adds Universal binary support and integration with Mindjet MindManager.

Cocktail 3.7.3
Posted 10/16/2006 at 7:34 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Cocktail 3.7.3 includes a number of maintenance tools and interface tweaks, all accessible via a comprehensive graphical interface and toolset.

Amnesty Generator 0.7b
Posted 10/16/2006 at 7:34 PDT in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Amnesty Generator 0.7b is a free utility that converts any Google webpage gadget into a Dashboard widget.

Studiometry 4.0.2
Posted 10/16/2006 at 6:34 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Studiometry 4.0.2 is now a Universal Binary, now native on Intel Macs and PPC Macs, fixed possible issue with backup size limitations, fixed issue with alignment of rows in Invoice Template data columns when the first row is blank, fixed issue that could sometimes occur by trying to view a project image in a separate window and newly redone "Update Available" window.

BBEdit 8.5.1
Posted 10/12/2006 at 19:57 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
BBEdit 8.5.1 includes a number of fixes and additions.

Finale NotePad 2007
Posted 10/12/2006 at 7:22 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Finale NotePad 2007 is free music notation software for Mac OS X and is also a Universal Binary.

User Refresh 1.0
Posted 10/12/2006 at 7:21 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
User Refresh 1.0 allows administrators to maintain baseline user account configurations regardless of user activity. The Home directory can be refreshed on a specified basis, producing consistent user accounts across an entire enterprise.

Parallels Desktop Update
Posted 10/12/2006 at 7:20 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Parallels Desktop Update is the latest update adding 64-bit support, full compatibility for OS X “Leopard” and support for Microsoft Windows Vista and the ability to use multi interfaced and isochronous USB devices.

ScriptPak for Montage
Posted 10/12/2006 at 6:27 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
ScriptPak for Montage allows the user to do virtually anything in the Montage applications that they would normally do using keyboard shortcuts or menus.

Kenbushi 6.2
Posted 10/11/2006 at 18:19 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Kenbushi 6.2 is a powerful media center with integrated file sharing, web server and data backup over LAN/Internet.

KidsBrowser 3.6
Posted 10/10/2006 at 20:39 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
KidsBrowser 3.6 is designed specifically for children to safely browse the internet. KidsBrowser is a safer alternative to any web browser.

Tiger Cache Cleaner 3.2
Posted 10/10/2006 at 20:38 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Tiger Cache Cleaner 3.2 has been updated and is available for download.

PDFpen 3.0
Posted 10/10/2006 at 20:38 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PDFpen 3.0 lets you split, combine, reorder, sign and augment PDFs with text, image overlays and watermarks.

Messenger for Mac 6.0.1
Posted 10/10/2006 at 20:27 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Messenger for Mac 6.0.1 makes it easy to take advantage of the full power of instant messaging, and it is a Universal application built to run on both PowerPC-based and Intel-based Macs. If you encountered a sign-in issue with Messenger for Mac 6.0, you should upgrade to Messenger for Mac 6.0.1.

Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.3.0 Update
Posted 10/10/2006 at 20:26 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.3.0 Update contains several updates to enhance security and stability, including fixes for vulnerabilities that an attacker can use to overwrite the contents of your computer's memory with malicious code. In addition, this update includes all of the improvements released in all previous Office 2004 updates.

4-Sight Fax 7
Posted 10/09/2006 at 21:11 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
4-Sight Fax 7 is now available as a Universal Binary.

Deeper 1.0
Posted 10/09/2006 at 21:11 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Deeper 1.0 allows you to enable and disable the hidden functions of Finder, Dock, Dashboard, Exposé, Safari, Login window and any Apple's applications.

OnyX 1.7.5
Posted 10/09/2006 at 21:10 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
OnyX 1.7.5 allows you to run misc tasks of system maintenance, to configure certain hidden parameters of the Finder, Dock, Safari, Dashboard, Exposé, Disk Utility... to delete cache, to remove a certain number of files and folders that may become cumbersome, to see the detailed info of your configuration, to preview the different logs and CrashReporter reports, to check the Preferences files and more.

Airfoil 2.0.4
Posted 10/09/2006 at 21:09 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Airfoil 2.0.4 can send any audio to the AirPort Express, or multiple units simultaneously.

MacSQL 3.1b10
Posted 10/09/2006 at 21:09 PDT in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacSQL 3.1b10 has improved export and import capabilities, an updated interface and is now a Universal Binary.

QuickBooks Pro 2007
Posted 10/05/2006 at 23:24 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
QuickBooks Pro 2007 is going to be available as a Universal Binary.

REALbasic 2006 Release 4
Posted 10/04/2006 at 16:39 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
REALbasic 2006 Release 4 can now build Universal Binaries for Mac OS X.

OnAirRecorder 1.1
Posted 10/03/2006 at 19:35 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
OnAirRecorder 1.1 a highly visual digital timer that also directly controls audio and movie recording through start, pause and reset buttons.

inkBook 1.3
Posted 10/03/2006 at 19:34 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
inkBook 1.3 lets you use a tablet and InkWell handwriting recognition technology to write notes by hand.

Mira 1.2.3
Posted 10/03/2006 at 19:33 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mira 1.2.3 brings support for the games: iColumns, Pac the Man, Bub and Bob 2 and more as well as Stapler from Blue:Tec and Aperture from Apple.

Mori 1.4
Posted 10/03/2006 at 19:31 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mori 1.4 is a digital notebook that makes it easy to record and organize your thoughts.

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