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February 2007 Archived News

Sofa Control 2.0 Beta 2
Posted 2/28/2007 at 7:43 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Sofa Control 2.0 Beta 2 allows you to control any application on your Mac and trigger whatever actions you like.

GroupCal 3.80
Posted 2/28/2007 at 7:42 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
GroupCal 3.80 lets you take full advantage of the all the group calendaring features of Exchange directly from Apple iCal.

SuperDuper 2.1.4
Posted 2/28/2007 at 7:41 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SuperDuper 2.1.4 makes creating a fully bootable backup painless.

Sound Byte 3.2.1
Posted 2/28/2007 at 7:40 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Sound Byte 3.2.1 is a computerized cart machine for your computer. It is very similar to the so-called cart machines used at radio stations in the past.

SeisMac 2.0
Posted 2/28/2007 at 7:40 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SeisMac 2.0 allows any Sudden Motion Sensor-equipped iBook, PowerBook G4, MacBook or MacBook Pro to record seismograph data.

Missing Sync for BlackBerry
Posted 2/28/2007 at 7:39 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Missing Sync for BlackBerry makes it possible to synchronize data on your Mac with a BlackBerry smartphone.

Redline 1.0.3
Posted 2/28/2007 at 7:38 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Redline 1.0.3 is free to all registered users, and there are two ways to download this new release. You can do so quickly using the auto updater from the game's main menu, or you can download the full archive as a disk image from the Redline product page.

MacFamilyTree 4.4.0
Posted 2/27/2007 at 14:39 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacFamilyTree 4.4.0 offers all you would expect from an advanced genealogy application.

Parallels Desktop for Mac
Posted 2/27/2007 at 6:56 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Parallels Desktop for Mac is being release as final and will include Coherence, a feature that lets Windows applications operate much like Mac applications by appearing in the Mac OS X Finder’s Dock. Also new is a migration tool called Transporter. It helps users move settings, applications, files and profiles to a virtual machine running on Parallels without having to reinstall Windows. Transporter also works with VMware Workstation and Microsoft Virtual PC (on PowerPC-based Macs).

iBackup 5.2.1
Posted 2/26/2007 at 7:58 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iBackup 5.2.1 supports scheduled backups of files, folders and applications.

Trampoline 2.0
Posted 2/26/2007 at 7:57 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Trampoline 2.0 is a file and document launcher that helps you start the things you used most.

Lineform 1.3
Posted 2/26/2007 at 7:56 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Lineform 1.3 is a completely new drawing program that combines a simple interface to create an intuitive artistic process.

Camino 1.1 Beta 1
Posted 2/26/2007 at 7:55 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Camino 1.1 Beta 1 is a preview release of what will become Camino 1.1.

xTime Planning 1.0
Posted 2/26/2007 at 7:54 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
xTime Planning 1.0 is a powerful schedule management tool that helps you to share information, work jointly on schedules and to efficiently use all available human resources.

Firefox 2.0.0.2
Posted 2/23/2007 at 13:48 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Firefox 2.0.0.2 provides fixes for a variety of security issues, improves Windows Vista support, repairs permissions for the German locale on the Windows operating systems as well as file tags and supplements localized language support.

Mulberry 4.0.8
Posted 2/23/2007 at 12:13 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mulberry 4.0.8 is required for any calendars users who are impacted by the upcoming US/North America daylight saving time changes.

SuperNotecard 2.2
Posted 2/23/2007 at 12:12 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SuperNotecard 2.2 is a way for novelists, biographers, researchers, and writers of every stripe to begin to craft their work using notecards.

PGP Desktop 9.6 Public Beta
Posted 2/23/2007 at 12:12 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
PGP Desktop 9.6 Public Beta is currently available for download.

Clean Text 5.0
Posted 2/22/2007 at 7:15 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Clean Text 5.0 eliminates all text formatting and performs other useful functions, such as removing empty lines, removing unwanted spaces, removing tab characters, converting smart quotes, tabs, returns, and more.

PasswordWallet for Palm 4.0.1
Posted 2/22/2007 at 7:06 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PasswordWallet for Palm 4.0.1 fixes some problems with switching tasks and sorting after synchronization.

PasswordWallet for Mac 4.0.2
Posted 2/22/2007 at 7:06 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PasswordWallet for Mac 4.0.2 streamlines the user interface, improved the conduit (works great with MissingSync!), and cleaned up some rough edges.

Bellhop 1.0.4
Posted 2/21/2007 at 9:12 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Bellhop 1.0.4 allows you to create and publish Mac OS X services using scripting languages such as Ruby, AppleScript, Python, Perl and F-Script.

WriteRoom 2.1
Posted 2/21/2007 at 9:11 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
WriteRoom 2.1 is a full-screen, distraction-free writing environment.

Wirecast 3.0.2
Posted 2/21/2007 at 9:11 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Wirecast 3.0.2 lets you stream multiple live video cameras, while dynamically mixing in other media (movies, images etc).

Splunk 2.2
Posted 2/21/2007 at 9:08 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Splunk 2.2 enables you to search and navigate all your logs and IT data in real time.

Spring Cleaning 9
Posted 2/21/2007 at 7:27 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Spring Cleaning 9 helps you reclaim disk space, maximize performance and protect your private information with over 45 actions.

A Better Finder Attributes 4.4
Posted 2/20/2007 at 14:45 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Better Finder Attributes 4.4 allows you to change file and photo dates and times, as well as other usefull file attributes that the Finder won't let you touch.

Maintenance 1.1
Posted 2/20/2007 at 14:44 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Maintenance 1.1 allows you to run misc tasks of system maintenance: repair permissions, run periodic scripts, reset Spotlight's Index, rebuild the LaunchServices database, delete Application, Font and System cache and check the status of the Hard disk.

WWAN Support Update v1.0
Posted 2/20/2007 at 14:43 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
The WWAN Support Update v1.0 provides SW support for the following WWAN products:

Available on the Cingular network:
Novatel Merlin XU870 ExpressCard (HSDPA)

Available on the Sprint network:
Novatel Wireless Merlin EX720 Express Card (EVDO Rev. A)
Novatel Wireless Ovation U720 USB Modem (USB Adapter, EVDO Rev. A)

Available on the Verizon network:
Novatel XV620 ExpressCard (EVDO Rev. 0)
Novatel V740 ExpressCard (EVDO Rev. A)
Novatel Wireless Ovation U720 (USB Adapter, EVDO Rev. A)


Curator 1.0
Posted 2/20/2007 at 14:41 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Curator 1.0 is an artwork manager for iTunes.

Yojimbo 1.4.1
Posted 2/20/2007 at 14:40 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Yojimbo 1.4.1 makes keeping all the small (or even large) bits of information that pour in every day organized and accessible.

Kids GoGoGo 11.8
Posted 2/19/2007 at 9:00 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Kids GoGoGo 11.8 makes multi-user settings easier to administer, allows restrictions by category, adds live monitoring and more.

Interarchy 8.5.1
Posted 2/19/2007 at 8:58 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Interarchy 8.5.1 delivers compelling new features, including a revolutionary interface that allows you to stream-line your workflow more than ever before. This update also introduces enhanced mirroring to make managing your websites even easier.

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 1.0
Posted 2/19/2007 at 8:23 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 1.0 is now shipping and available for both PowerPC and Intel-based Macs.

What ToDo 1.0
Posted 2/16/2007 at 12:51 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
What ToDo 1.0 is a new task management application for Mac OS X.

Parallels Desktop for Mac Release Candidate 3
Posted 2/16/2007 at 12:50 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Parallels Desktop for Mac Release Candidate 3 introduces a lot of features and enhancements including Windows XP to Windows Vista upgrade support, USB 2.0 support, better Boot Camp support and more.

SecuritySpy 1.4
Posted 2/16/2007 at 12:48 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SecuritySpy 1.4 is a multi-camera video surveillance application for the Macintosh.

Daylight Saving Time Update
Posted 2/15/2007 at 15:45 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
The Daylight Saving Time Update for Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server addresses recent changes in the way Daylight Saving Time will be observed in the U.S. and Canada beginning in March 2007 and includes the latest time zone information for the rest of the world. For more information about this update, see http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305056.

Security Update 2007-002
Posted 2/15/2007 at 15:44 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Security Update 2007-002 is recommended for all users and improves the security of the following components: CoreServices, iChat and UserNotificationCenter. For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=61798.

Java for Mac OS X 10.4, Release 5
Posted 2/15/2007 at 15:43 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Java for Mac OS X 10.4, Release 5 adds support for the latest Daylight Saving Time (DST) and time zone information as of January 8, 2007, and delivers improved reliability and compatibility for Java 2 Platform Standard Edition 5.0 and Java 1.4 on Mac OS X 10.4.8 and later. This release updates J2SE 5.0 to version 1.5.0_07, Java 1.4 to version 1.4.2_12 and improves SWT compatibility for J2SE 5.0.

OmniPlan 1.1b2
Posted 2/15/2007 at 11:43 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
OmniPlan 1.1b2 you can create logical, manageable project plans with Gantt charts, schedules, summaries, milestones, and critical paths.

Slife 1.0
Posted 2/15/2007 at 11:43 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Slife 1.0 is a new application for the Max OS X that lets you visualize and organize your computer activities like never before. Slife observes your every interaction with applications such as Safari, Mail and iChat and keeps tracks of all web pages you visit, emails you read, documents you write and much more.

ScriptPak for TurboTax 2006
Posted 2/15/2007 at 11:42 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
ScriptPak for TurboTax 2006 add voice control to TurboTax 2006.

Meander 1.5
Posted 2/15/2007 at 11:41 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Meander 1.5 can plot points, plan routes and measure distances using any map, including maps you've scanned or those you've found on the web.

BBEdit 8.6.1
Posted 2/15/2007 at 10:43 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
BBEdit 8.6.1 is free and recommended for all customers with BBEdit 8.5 thru 8.5.2 and BBEdit 8.6.

Democracy Player 0.9.5
Posted 2/14/2007 at 8:28 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Democracy Player 0.9.5 is a free, open source video player that lets you connect to all of the big video hosting sites and thousands of independent publishers, all in one place.

Avenir 2.3.2
Posted 2/14/2007 at 8:26 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Avenir 2.3.2 is designed for writers and provides the tools needed to manage the creative process from inception to publication.

NoteShare 1.5.1
Posted 2/14/2007 at 8:25 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
NoteShare 1.5.1 is a desktop application for creating, publishing and sharing media rich, multi-page notebooks.

Macintosh Explorer 4.5
Posted 2/14/2007 at 8:25 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Macintosh Explorer 4.5 offers the familiar hierarchal, two-pane file view known to Windows users with the superior Macintosh look and feel.

Keyclick 1.0
Posted 2/14/2007 at 8:24 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Keyclick 1.0 is a Mac OS X preference pane that provides subtle audio feedback for each keystroke the system recognizes.

Checkout 1.1
Posted 2/12/2007 at 10:14 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Checkout 1.1 supports receipt printers, cash drawers and USB barcode scanners.

Lighthouse 1.1.1
Posted 2/12/2007 at 8:50 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Lighthouse 1.1.1 adds support for Apple's new Airport Extreme with 802.11n.

ScreenSteps 1.0.3
Posted 2/12/2007 at 8:48 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
ScreenSteps 1.0.3 lets you capture some screenshots, add some text and export to PDF or HTML.

File Buddy 9.0
Posted 2/12/2007 at 8:47 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
File Buddy 9.0 is the latest version of the high-level file utility available for use with Mac OS X 10.3 or 10.4 Tiger.

Nicecast 1.8.5
Posted 2/09/2007 at 7:01 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Nicecast 1.8.5 lets you broadcast music from OS X to create your own internet radio station or allow you to listen to your iTunes Music Library from anywhere in the world.

Solve Elec 2.0
Posted 2/09/2007 at 7:00 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Solve Elec 2.0 adds a new user interface; new components : potentiometer, LED, controlled voltage and current sources, potential probes
- definition of quantities by their formula; and editing, saving and printing reports made of various elements displayed in main window.


Money 2.2
Posted 2/09/2007 at 6:59 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Money 2.2 adds .Mac Backup and other improvements and bug fixes.

OnyX 1.7.8
Posted 2/09/2007 at 6:58 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
OnyX 1.7.8 allows you to run misc tasks of system maintenance, to configure certain hidden parameters of the Finder, Dock, Dashboard, Expose, Safari, Login window and many Apple's applications, 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.

AccountEdge Network Edition 2007
Posted 2/08/2007 at 7:41 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
AccountEdge Network Edition 2007 is now a Universal Binary so it will run natively on Intel Macs.

iBiz 3.1
Posted 2/08/2007 at 7:38 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iBiz 3.1 is a solution for tracking time, making invoices and managing your business on Mac OS X.

TextSoap 5.5.1
Posted 2/08/2007 at 7:36 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
TextSoap 5.5.1 is a text transformation tool designed to make you more productive with all your text.

MacSOUP 2.8
Posted 2/07/2007 at 7:55 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacSOUP 2.8 an offline reader for Usenet newsgroups and Internet e-mail.

Wake Assist 1.0
Posted 2/07/2007 at 7:55 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Wake Assist 1.0 automatically clicks the mouse a few seconds after waking from sleep. The mouse click is enough to nudge a stuck Mac to wake up fully.

Home Business Trio '07
Posted 2/07/2007 at 7:54 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Home Business Trio '07 is a package of three all-new, easy-to-use, and fun accounting, task management and customer relationship management applications for Mac OS X including Money 2.0, Relationship 1.0 and Operation 1.0.

Think 1.0
Posted 2/07/2007 at 7:53 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Think 1.0 lets you limit your attention to one application--any application--at any time and makes it easy to change focus when we have to, allowing you to bring other apps up quickly if you need them, but put them out of sight again just as quickly.

DasBoot
Posted 2/07/2007 at 7:51 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
DasBoot allows you to take any third party boot CD (such as those shipped by SubRosaSoft.com Inc, Prosoft Engineering Inc, Alsoft Inc, or Micromat Inc) and quickly create a bootable diagnostic device that contains any of your own utilities you may wish to install.

Mac Cleanse 1.0
Posted 2/06/2007 at 17:49 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mac Cleanse 1.0 allows users to selectively rid their computer of web histories, caches, chat histories, recent file lists, and much more.

Default Folder X 3.0.3
Posted 2/06/2007 at 11:56 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Default Folder X 3.0.3 makes Mac OS X's Open and Save dialogs work as quickly as you do. Custom keyboard shortcuts put your favorite and recent folders at your fingertips. Pop-up menus let you navigate your folders and open Finder windows. Open, save, and get back to work: Default Folder X is workflow for the rest of us.

Aether 1.0b2
Posted 2/06/2007 at 11:55 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Aether 1.0b2 gives hams logging software that is as powerful, easy to use, and good looking as the operating system it runs on.

iStumbler Release 98
Posted 2/06/2007 at 11:55 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iStumbler Release 98 includes a re-written AirPort plugin which now correctly reports signal for all current AirPort chip-sets, and provides more information about all networks. The info window is now resizable and the AirPort Inspector shows dBm values when available.

Shades 1.0
Posted 2/06/2007 at 11:54 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Shades 1.0 adds an additional pane to the standard Apple Color Picker. It is designed to help you choose colors by showing you grids of related colors.

xTime Planning Preview Beta 4
Posted 2/05/2007 at 7:41 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
xTime Planning Preview Beta 4 is the final beta version of the project/resource management software.

Deep Notes 2.0
Posted 2/05/2007 at 7:40 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Deep Notes 2.0 is a simple hierarchical note pad. You can use it to outline ideas, make to-do lists, or whatever else might need jotting down in a list, hierarchical or not.

Pukka 1.4
Posted 2/05/2007 at 7:40 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Pukka 1.4 is a richly-featured client for the del.icio.us social bookmarking service.

PackRat 1.0
Posted 2/05/2007 at 7:39 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PackRat 1.0 lets you use your Backpack data when you can't be on the 'net. Before you hit the road for the first time with PackRat, just sync up with Backpack and your data is duplicated in PackRat's database.

Posterino 1.0.1
Posted 2/05/2007 at 7:39 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Posterino 1.0.1 lets you create a "Life Poster" by choosing a template, an iPhoto album and hitting a button. Posterino will choose, place, crop, enhance and render your images into a poster.

Ghost Action 1.0
Posted 2/05/2007 at 7:38 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Ghost Action 1.0 gives you different views of your to-dos, grouped according to context or project.

Adium X 1.0
Posted 2/02/2007 at 17:51 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Adium X 1.0 is now final and available for download.

Simple Help Editor 2.0
Posted 2/02/2007 at 8:52 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Simple Help Editor 2.0 offers a range of features to make you more productive creating help systems that help your users. Now you can use Simple Help Editor to create help systems for any of your Macintosh or Windows applications.

Tiger Cache Cleaner 3.2.5
Posted 2/02/2007 at 8:51 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Tiger Cache Cleaner 3.2.5 can improve system performance by tuning internet and file cache settings, implementing ram disks, and cleaning out various cached and stale data.

Interarchy 8.5
Posted 2/02/2007 at 8:51 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Interarchy 8.5 delivers new features, including a new interface that allows you to stream-line your workflow more than ever before. This update also introduces enhanced mirroring to make managing your websites even easier. The addition of six new protocols means Interarchy 8 now has unrivaled protocol support: FTP, FTP/SSH, FTP/SSL-TLS, HTTP, HTTPs, WebDAV, WebDAVs, iDisk and Amazon S3.

Dragster 1.0.1
Posted 2/02/2007 at 7:31 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Dragster 1.0.1 is a minor bug-fix release for the file transfer utility and is free to all registered users.

SyncTogether 1.0
Posted 2/01/2007 at 10:34 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SyncTogether 1.0 synchronizes contacts, calendars, bookmarks and other important information for individuals and groups using multiple Macs.

Messenger for Mac 6.0.2
Posted 2/01/2007 at 10:32 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Messenger for Mac 6.0.2 fixes a sign-in issue with Messenger for Mac 6.0.

A Prompter 2.1.3
Posted 2/01/2007 at 8:34 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Prompter 2.1.3 is a teleprompting software solution for the every day casual user, as well as the professional studio.

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