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March 2007 Archived News

You Control: Tunes 1.5
Posted 3/30/2007 at 13:25 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
You Control: Tunes 1.5 offers several new features, including podcast and internet radio support, a scrolling ticker with track information, and over a dozen user-requested improvements.

DocumentWallet 1.0.4
Posted 3/30/2007 at 11:58 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
DocumentWallet 1.0.4 is a Mac OS X program that allows you to scan in and manage your documents.

Yep 1.5
Posted 3/30/2007 at 11:57 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Yep 1.5 makes it easy to keep all your PDF documents in one place, instantly retrievable and searchable.

TypeTool 3.0
Posted 3/30/2007 at 11:56 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
TypeTool 3.0 is a basic font editor for Mac OS and for Windows.

BeerAlchemy 1.5
Posted 3/30/2007 at 9:32 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
BeerAlchemy 1.5 is designed to help homebrewers create great beer. It takes the drudgery out of recipe formulation and looks after all your recipes too.

AirPort Base Station Update 2007-001
Posted 3/29/2007 at 18:49 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
AirPort Base Station Update 2007-001 includes general fixes and compatibility updates for the following applications: AirPort Utility, AirPort Admin Utility for Graphite and Snow Base Stations, AirPort Disk Utility and AirPort Disk Agent.

Boot Camp 1.2 beta
Posted 3/29/2007 at 6:24 PDT in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Boot Camp 1.2 beta contains several updates and is intended for all new and previous Boot Camp beta users including support for Windows Vista (32 bit).

Scrivener 1.02
Posted 3/28/2007 at 8:59 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Scrivener 1.02 is a project management tool for writers.

PhoneValet 5.1
Posted 3/28/2007 at 8:59 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PhoneValet 5.1 is the latest update to the phone answering system.

Data Backup 3.0
Posted 3/28/2007 at 8:58 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Data Backup 3.0 allows you to backup, restore and synchronize your valuable data with minimal effort.

RapidoSerial 1.0
Posted 3/28/2007 at 8:57 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
RapidoSerial 1.0 is an application to store both serial numbers, license files and other related information.

The Missing Sync for BlackBerry 1.0
Posted 3/28/2007 at 8:56 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
The Missing Sync for BlackBerry 1.0 is built on the same technology that has garnered 4.5-mice ratings from Macworld magazine. It's built to be reliable, so that you can count on your information successfully making the round trip between your Mac and BlackBerry handset.

EasyEnvelopes 1.0.3
Posted 3/27/2007 at 14:23 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
EasyEnvelopes 1.0.3 provides fixes and enhancements to the envelope printing widget.

Adobe Creative Suite 3
Posted 3/27/2007 at 7:39 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Adobe Creative Suite 3 has been officially announced and is available for both Intel and PowerPC Macs.

Inquisitor 3.0
Posted 3/27/2007 at 7:39 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Inquisitor 3.0 is like Spotlight for the web.

NeoOffice 2.1
Posted 3/27/2007 at 7:34 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
NeoOffice 2.1 is available as a Universal Binary for Mac OS X.

PresentYourApps 2.0
Posted 3/26/2007 at 10:30 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PresentYourApps 2.0 lets you easily remove or hide the Dock and menu bar when launching selected applications.

Timepost 1.1
Posted 3/26/2007 at 8:28 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Timepost 1.1 is a project timer that automatically downloads projects and to-dos from various web project managers. Timepost saves you valuable time by allowing you to post accurate hours directly to services like Basecamp, Harvest, and Tick.

Alarm Clock Pro 8.0
Posted 3/26/2007 at 6:59 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Alarm Clock Pro 8.0 introduces numerous new features and bug fixes, including the ability to automatically take and e-mail security screenshots, Apple Remote support, and a live Chronoindex.

PasswordWallet 4.0.4
Posted 3/26/2007 at 6:55 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PasswordWallet 4.0.4 for Macintosh fixes issues with corrupted Launch Services databases, auto-typing directives, colors and updates the help.

Adium X 1.0.2
Posted 3/26/2007 at 6:41 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Adium X 1.0.2 has been updated.

EditiX 5.2
Posted 3/23/2007 at 7:16 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
EditiX 5.2 is an XML Editor and XSLT Debugger.

A Better Finder Attributes 4.4.5
Posted 3/22/2007 at 7:19 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Better Finder Attributes 4.4.5 adds the ability to batch adjust the Exchangeable Image File (EXIF) time & date that JPEG pictures were shot to compensate for timezones or incorrectly set camera clocks.

Yahoo Widgets 4
Posted 3/22/2007 at 7:18 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Yahoo Widgets 4 includes speed improvements, a widget dock and more.

Comic Life 1.3.2
Posted 3/22/2007 at 7:16 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Comic Life 1.3.2 update brings a range of new features and improvements; including the highly-requested multiple tails per balloon, multiple images within the same panel for easy composition, visual previewing of styles, plus much more.

LEGO Digital Designer 2.0
Posted 3/22/2007 at 7:15 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
LEGO Digital Designer 2.0 offers many improvements and great new features.

Watcher 5.0b2
Posted 3/22/2007 at 7:07 PDT in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Watcher 5.0b2 can limit the time your kids can use Safari, Instant Messaging, or even games on a daily, weekly or monthly basis.

FileCatalyst
Posted 3/22/2007 at 7:06 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
FileCatalyst is designed to transmit multi-media projects and animations quickly and reliably with minimal set up time and big cost savings.

Sofa Control 2.0
Posted 3/21/2007 at 7:31 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Sofa Control 2.0 lets you control any application on your Mac and trigger whatever actions you like.

Firefox 2.0.0.3
Posted 3/21/2007 at 7:30 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Firefox 2.0.0.3 includes security fixes and various web compatibility regressions.

BrowseBack 1.3.1
Posted 3/21/2007 at 7:27 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
BrowseBack 1.3.1 features better interaction with system sleep and logout and reduced resource use while loading web pages.

Mellel 2.2
Posted 3/20/2007 at 11:46 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mellel 2.2 is an advanced word processor for Mac OS X designed especially for scholars, creative and technical writers, and anyone seeking a feature-rich and reliable word processor.

Speed Download 4.1.10
Posted 3/19/2007 at 16:15 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Speed Download 4.1.10 has been updated and optimized for Mac OS X 10.4.9.

Bookends 9.2
Posted 3/19/2007 at 16:15 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Bookends 9.2 offers a host of features for locating, obtaining, managing, and using references to create bibliographies and footnotes.

SpamSieve 2.6
Posted 3/19/2007 at 9:48 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SpamSieve 2.6 includes the following changes:

* SpamSieve now works with Mozilla Thunderbird.
* Improved detection of image spams and phishing messages.
* Made various message analysis improvements to increase the accuracy of the Bayesian filter.
* AppleScripting the whitelist and blocklist is much more efficient for scripts that access a lot of rules.
* Improved compatibility with pre-release versions of Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard.
* When installing a plug-in for a mail program, SpamSieve now opens the relevant page of the Apple Help to help you complete the installation.
* The alert when SpamSieve has auto-updated its Apple Mail plug-in is now non-modal, so it doesn’t interfere with spam filtering.
* The Software Update checker now works behind an HTTP proxy, and the auto-updater is now compatible with FileVault.
* Can now import addresses from the incorrectly encoded .vcf files that are generated by recent versions of Address Book.
* Growl notifications are now enabled by default.
* The Apple Mail plug-in is more robust.
* Fixed some small memory leaks.
* Made some performance optimizations to the message tokenizer.
* SpamSieve is more robust when processing incomplete messages.
* The Entourage “Train Good” command now moves messages out of the Uncertain Spam folder.
* The Apple Mail “Train as Good” command now moves messages out of zSpam mailboxes.
* Updated to PCRE 7.0.


UniHelp 3.0.1
Posted 3/19/2007 at 8:59 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
UniHelp 3.0.1 is a cross-platform help system for REALbasic.

Sente 4.2
Posted 3/19/2007 at 8:58 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Sente 4.2 makes it easy to research new areas by providing an intuitive interface for complex searches of a variety of data sources.

Cocktail 3.7.5 (Tiger Edition)
Posted 3/16/2007 at 12:25 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Cocktail 3.7.5 (Tiger Edition) is an award winning general purpose utility for Mac OS X. It is a smooth and powerful digital toolset with a variety of practical features that simplifies the use of advanced UNIX functions and helps hundreds of thousands of Mac users around the world to get the most out of their computers.

iSoftPhone 1.2
Posted 3/16/2007 at 12:24 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iSoftPhone 1.2 is an internet phone that uses VoIP to provide users with very cheap telephone calls in a beautiful interface.

Clip Manager 1.0
Posted 3/16/2007 at 12:23 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Clip Manager 1.0 is an application that allows you to store FileMaker fields, tables, scripts, script steps and layouts in an easy-to-use library.

Toast Titanium 8.0.1
Posted 3/15/2007 at 8:05 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Toast Titanium 8.0.1 updates any prior version of Toast 8 Titanium to version 8.0.1 and includes all previous version 8 updates.

Aabel 2.2
Posted 3/15/2007 at 8:05 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Aabel 2.2 is a powerful and feature-rich Mac OS X Universal package that integrates functions of 3 full-featured applications in one, providing statistical and exploratory data analysis, scientific graphing, and thematic mapping with capabilities that allow transforming and using your own data.

Glide Sync, Glide Mobile
Posted 3/15/2007 at 8:00 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Glide Sync, Glide Mobile automatically synchronizes photos, music, videos, documents, iCal calendars, Address Book contacts, Safari, Camino and Firefox bookmarks on your Mac over the Internet.

Ukelele 1.8b1
Posted 3/14/2007 at 7:25 PDT in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Ukelele 1.8b1 aims to simplify keyboard layout editing by providing a graphical interface to .keylayout files, where the desired characters can simply be dragged onto keys as needed.

ChatterBlocker 1.1.0
Posted 3/14/2007 at 7:24 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
ChatterBlocker 1.1.0 reduces distraction from nearby conversations so you can stay focused anywhere.

Groupcal 3.8.5
Posted 3/14/2007 at 7:22 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Groupcal 3.8.5 lets you take full advantage of the all the group calendaring features of Exchange directly from Apple iCal.

Mac OS X 10.4.9 Update
Posted 3/13/2007 at 13:44 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mac OS X 10.4.9 Update is recommended for PowerPC and Intel-based Mac computers currently running Mac OS X Tiger version 10.4.8 and includes general operating system fixes, as well as specific fixes or compatibility updates for the following applications and technologies:

- RAW camera support
- Handling of large or malformed images that could cause crashes
- Image capture performance
- Mouse scrolling and keyboard shortcuts
- Font handling
- Playback quality, and bookmarks in DVD Player
- USB video conferencing cameras for use with iChat
- Bluetooth devices
- Browsing AFP servers
- Apple USB Modem
- Windows-created digital certificates
- Open and Print dialogs in applications that use Rosetta on Intel-based Macs
- Time zone and daylight saving for 2006 and 2007
- Security updates

For detailed information on this Update, please visit this website: http://www.info.apple.com/kbnum/n304821. For detailed information on Security Updates, please visit this website: http://www.info.apple.com/kbnum/n61798.


iPhoto 6.0.6
Posted 3/13/2007 at 13:43 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPhoto 6.0.6 addresses issues associated with EXIF data compatibility and Photocasting.

Daylite 3.2.2
Posted 3/13/2007 at 11:18 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Daylite 3.2.2 include an upgrade to OpenBase 10.0.5, the ability to expose additional attributes for contacts, organizations, projects and opportunities in the Daylite report designer, and new menu items and keyboard shortcuts for the calendar.

Spanning Sync 1.0
Posted 3/13/2007 at 11:17 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Spanning Sync 1.0 is a new tool you can use to synchronize the exchange of content between Apple’s iCal software and Google Calendar.

Nifty Box 1.1
Posted 3/13/2007 at 9:42 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Nifty Box 1.1 lets you organize web bookmarks, classify pictures and annotate documents with tags.

Password Repository 2.0
Posted 3/13/2007 at 9:14 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Password Repository 2.0 is a program to manage passwords in a true “Mac Way”.

SecuritySpy 1.4.1
Posted 3/13/2007 at 9:09 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SecuritySpy 1.4.1 is a multi-camera video surveillance application for the Macintosh.

Ulysses 1.5
Posted 3/12/2007 at 7:40 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Ulysses 1.5 was developed mainly for writers who work creatively with text and want or need to realize large amounts of text.

Caboodle 1.1
Posted 3/12/2007 at 7:39 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Caboodle 1.1 is a tool to help store and organize varied bits of information.

Crossover Mac 6.0.1
Posted 3/12/2007 at 7:39 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Crossover Mac 6.0.1 allows you to install many popular Windows applications and games on your Intel OS X Mac.

PhoneAgent 1.4.1
Posted 3/12/2007 at 7:38 PDT in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PhoneAgent 1.4.1 allows you to manage the following: Sony Ericsson T610, T616, T630, T637, Z600, K700i, K750i, K790i, K800i, W800i, W880i mobile phone.

Reunion 9.01
Posted 3/09/2007 at 15:09 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Reunion 9.01 is a Universal Binary application and includes new features such as Pod cards for your iPod, Treetops, Last Names list, spell checking, CSS support and more.

RazorSQL 3.8
Posted 3/09/2007 at 15:07 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
RazorSQL 3.8 is a universal database query tool, programming editor, database navigator, and administration tool with built-in connection capabilities for DB2, HSQLDB, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, and Sybase.

iSync phone plug-ins
Posted 3/09/2007 at 15:05 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iSync phone plug-ins adds support for two Samsung phones.

AirPort Extreme Update 2007-002
Posted 3/09/2007 at 9:32 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
AirPort Extreme Update 2007-002 is recommended for all Intel-based Macintosh computers and improves compatibility with AirPort Extreme base stations and networks.

This update includes the content from the AirPort Extreme Update 2007-001, and addresses a security issue as described in: http://www.info.apple.com/kbnum/n305031. This update also improves compatibility for the MacBook Core 2 Duo and the MacBook Pro Core 2 Duo when using certain third-party access points configured to use WEP Open System security.


Qnext 3.0
Posted 3/08/2007 at 7:32 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Qnext 3.0 is the easiest way to share all of your music, photos, and files with anyone, instantly. You can also use it to talk to IM and Email contacts from a single list.

Camino 1.0.4
Posted 3/08/2007 at 7:32 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Camino 1.0.4 contains important stability and security fixes.

HoudahSpot 1.4.8
Posted 3/07/2007 at 15:40 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
HoudahSpot 1.4.8 leverages Apple's Spotlight engine to bring you a powerful, fast and easy to use desktop search tool.

Camfrog Video Chat 1.3
Posted 3/07/2007 at 7:54 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Camfrog Video Chat 1.3 allows users to video chat with others in the community.

MacFUSE 0.2.2
Posted 3/07/2007 at 7:35 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacFUSE 0.2.2 implements a mechanism that makes it possible to implement a fully functional file system in a user-space program on Mac OS X.

SubEthaEdit 2.6.1
Posted 3/07/2007 at 7:35 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SubEthaEdit 2.6.1 brings relief to those who want to reduce window clutter by grouping documents in one window with a tab bar.

ConceptDraw Project 3.1
Posted 3/07/2007 at 7:34 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
ConceptDraw Project 3.1 is a unique program, designed to help successfully plan and keep track of any number of projects simultaneously.

LicenseKeeper 1.0
Posted 3/07/2007 at 7:32 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
LicenseKeeper 1.0 is a license manager that stores both serial numbers and license files along with receipts, email and other related files. Auto-scanning of email eliminates tedious and error-prone data entry.

World of Where 3.7.3
Posted 3/07/2007 at 7:20 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
World of Where 3.7.3 is designed to help you learn countries, cities, flags and physical features of the world.

SketchFighter 4000 Alpha 1.01
Posted 3/06/2007 at 14:14 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SketchFighter 4000 Alpha 1.01 offers many enhancements and improvements.

Carbon Copy Cloner 3.0 Beta
Posted 3/06/2007 at 8:39 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Carbon Copy Cloner 3.0 Beta adds support for block-level disk-to-disk clones and backing up across the network in addition to a number of other fixes and enhancements.

TextExpander 1.4.2
Posted 3/06/2007 at 8:18 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
TextExpander 1.4.2 fixes problem saving when “Use additional snippets” is checked.

PicSecret
Posted 3/06/2007 at 8:17 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PicSecret allows you to send secret messages disguised as ordinary pictures.

Xfolders 1.5
Posted 3/06/2007 at 8:14 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Xfolders 1.5 adds and image browser and fixes some bugs.

iTunes 7.1
Posted 3/05/2007 at 14:22 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Using iTunes 7.1, you can now enjoy your favorite iTunes movies, TV shows, music, and more from the comfort of your living room with Apple TV. iTunes 7.1 also supports a new full screen Cover Flow and improved sorting options to let you decide how iTunes should sort your favorite artists, albums, and songs.

QuickTime 7.1.5
Posted 3/05/2007 at 14:21 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
QuickTime 7.1.5 delivers numerous bug fixes and addresses critical security issues. This update is recommended for all QuickTime 7 users.

Missing Sync for BlackBerry Preview
Posted 3/05/2007 at 13:15 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Missing Sync for BlackBerry is now
available for download and testing from the Mark/Space website.


SyncTogether 1.0
Posted 3/05/2007 at 13:14 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SyncTogether 1.0 synchronizes important information--such as Address Book contacts, iCal events, notes, tasks and more--between multiple Macs on a network.

Ascent 1.2
Posted 3/05/2007 at 13:13 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Ascent 1.2 is a new application for the Macintosh designed to help cyclists, runners, and hikers train better by organizing activity data and presenting it in useful ways.

Emailchemy 1.8.2
Posted 3/05/2007 at 13:12 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Emailchemy 1.8.2 reads email from the closed, proprietary file formats of the most popular (and many of yesterday's forgotten) email applications and converts it to standard, portable formats that any application can use.

iPod Access v4.0
Posted 3/05/2007 at 12:05 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPod Access v4.0 adds the following features: 1) Clone multiple playlists. 2) Select multiple artists and albums. 3) New Instant Search. 4) Force Manual Update mode. 5) Display songs not in iTunes. 6) Date Added, Date Modified, Last played and Play Count fields added. 7) Export song list as tab delimited file. 8) Enhanced iTunes integration. 9) All upgrade serial numbers now work.

Shoebox 1.7
Posted 3/05/2007 at 12:04 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Shoebox 1.7 is a tool for cataloging large digital photo collections.

DVD Studio Pro 4.1.2
Posted 3/02/2007 at 8:09 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
DVD Studio Pro 4.1.2 provides important bug fixes and addresses compatibility issues with DVD Studio Pro 4.1 HD DVD projects and Toshiba HD DVD players.

DasBoot 1.0.2
Posted 3/02/2007 at 8:08 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
DasBoot 1.0.2 can turn a flash drive or multi-storage drive into a Mac OS X diagnostic, repair, and maintenance tool.

Backup 3.1.1
Posted 3/02/2007 at 8:06 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Backup 3.1.1 s highly recommended for all users of Backup 3. Significant areas addressed are: Backup and restore with external drives, Memory management, Restore of bundled file types, For more information about Backup 3, visit the .Mac website at: http://www.mac.com. For Backup 3 support information, visit http://www.apple.com/support/dotmac/backup/.

Graphic Inspector 1.0
Posted 3/02/2007 at 8:02 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Graphic Inspector 1.0 provides extensive info about graphic files and helps locate potential problems according to user defined settings.

Spark 3.0b2
Posted 3/01/2007 at 8:04 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Spark 3.0b2 lets you create Hot Keys to launch applications and documents, execute AppleScript, control iTunes, and more.

MATLAB 7.4
Posted 3/01/2007 at 8:03 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
MATLAB 7.4 is part of Release 2007a and includes a number of enhancements.

Montage 1.2
Posted 3/01/2007 at 8:02 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Montage 1.2 has a simple user interface, combined with powerful and intuitive features, making it easy to create, edit, and manage screenplays on your Macintosh.

Curator 1.0
Posted 3/01/2007 at 8:01 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Curator 1.0 is an artwork manager for iTunes.

Default Folder X 3.0.4
Posted 3/01/2007 at 8:01 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Default Folder X 3.0.4 lets 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.

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