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February 2008 Archived News

Keyboard Firmware Update 1.0
Posted 2/28/2008 at 15:38 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Keyboard Firmware Update 1.0 addresses an issue where the first key press may be ignored if the computer has been sitting idle. It also addresses some other issues.

iPhoto Update 7.1.3
Posted 2/28/2008 at 15:37 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPhoto Update 7.1.3 addresses issues with wire-bound books and cards.

iKana 1.6
Posted 2/28/2008 at 11:05 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iKana 1.6 adds full screen flash cards, a new and improved user interface and many smaller enhancements.

FinanceToGo 1.6.3
Posted 2/27/2008 at 8:10 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
FinanceToGo 1.6.3 several bugs, improves performance and makes importing transactions easier.

Mailings 1.9.30
Posted 2/27/2008 at 8:09 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mailings 1.9.30 is the latest version of the batch emailing program that delivers any web page or plain text document with attachments to multiple recipients for marketing, news announcements, product updates.

Big Mean Folder Machine 1.4
Posted 2/27/2008 at 8:07 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Big Mean Folder Machine 1.4 fixes several bugs, improves performance and makes importing transactions easier.

MacPool 9.0
Posted 2/26/2008 at 17:42 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacPool 9.0 adds a new online game mode called "deferred match mode" which allows to play remotely via email.

Live Interior 3D 1.5
Posted 2/26/2008 at 17:42 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Live Interior 3D 1.5 is a free and recommended update for current users.

AddMovie 1.4.4
Posted 2/26/2008 at 17:41 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
AddMovie 1.4.4 is a tool for combining multiple movies or images into a single movie and batch exporting movies to any format supported by QuickTime.

Adium X 1.2.3
Posted 2/26/2008 at 7:17 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Adium X 1.2.3 includes a number of fixes.

MacBook Pro Updates
Posted 2/26/2008 at 7:15 PST in Hardware by Greg Nye | Permalink
The new MacBook Pro features the latest Intel processor, a bigger hard drive, plenty of memory, and even more new features such as the new Multi-Touch trackpad.

iForm 2.4.8
Posted 2/25/2008 at 12:00 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iForm 2.4.8 is a program that you use to serve and process HTML forms.

iCal 2
Posted 2/25/2008 at 11:58 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iCal 2 enables up to five alarms for each synced date in iCal.

LifeShaker 1.1
Posted 2/25/2008 at 11:58 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
LifeShaker 1.1 enables printing of LifeShaker's lists and unique grid interface to a handy booklet, in addition to a number of bug fixes and performance improvements.

HoudahSpot 2.1
Posted 2/25/2008 at 11:57 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
HoudahSpot 2.1 introduces the BlitzSearch feature: it lets you start of your search with the same convenience as the standard Spotlight menu.

Paperclip 1.1
Posted 2/25/2008 at 11:57 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Paperclip 1.1 is a major new release that adds a host of new options and improvements.

MacFamilyTree 5.1 Public Beta
Posted 2/23/2008 at 14:59 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacFamilyTree 5.1 Public Beta enhances numerous aspects of MacFamilyTree's intuitive and flexible graphical user interface and brings Fan Charts, a Media Browser and has been substantially improved in media handling, diagramming and editing of genealogy data.

DeIMG 4
Posted 2/22/2008 at 14:36 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
DeIMG 4 is an application that builds html tables from image files.

iToner 1.0.6
Posted 2/21/2008 at 17:48 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iToner 1.0.6 offers improved support for iPhone OS 1.1.3, along with other bug fixes and improvements.

Relationship 1.1
Posted 2/21/2008 at 17:47 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Relationship 1.1 helps people organize and manage their contact information, titles, campaigns, and resources quickly and easily.

PasswordWallet 4.3.3
Posted 2/20/2008 at 19:28 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PasswordWallet 4.3.3 adds localizations for French and Japanese as well as a "Synchronize Files" Automator Action that is Leopard compatible; smoothed import from Splash ID; explicit Read Only warnings if your data is read from a read-only disk or permissions are askew; lots of other improvements.

Daylite 3.7.1
Posted 2/20/2008 at 19:26 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Daylite 3.7.1 elivers new options to customize font size for the month calendar view, plus other oft-requested features that allow Daylite users to get a better overall feel of their month's workflow.

Print Window 4.0
Posted 2/20/2008 at 19:26 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Print Window 4.0 is a major new release that adds a host of new options and improvements.

Optimism 1.0
Posted 2/20/2008 at 19:25 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Optimism 1.0 helps users to take a pro-active approach to their mental health, providing a platform for actively learning about their illness and identifying its patterns at their own, individual level.

A Better Finder Rename 7.9.7
Posted 2/20/2008 at 19:24 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Better Finder Rename 7.9.7 has long been the most comprehensive file renaming solution for the Macintosh and has transformed the time-consuming task of renaming multiple files into a simple matter of seconds for thousands of creative professionals across the world.

starQuiz 3.6.8
Posted 2/20/2008 at 19:23 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
starQuiz 3.6.8 allows educators and corporate trainers to create computerized tests and upload them to the Internet, where students can access them from any Internet-connected computer.

KeyCue 4.1
Posted 2/20/2008 at 19:23 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
KeyCue 4.1 adds two high-contrast large-font themes to make KeyCue even more helpful for visually impaired users.

Cocktail 4.0.3 (Leopard Edition)
Posted 2/18/2008 at 16:40 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Cocktail 4.0.3 (Leopard Edition) adds Mac OS X 10.5.2 compatibility, improves network optimization presets, fixes a bug causing Safari RSS reader to report NSPOSIXErrorDomain:2 error, adds support for Firefox 3, contains updated Help files and resolves a number of other minor issues discovered in the previous release.

Secret Folder '08
Posted 2/18/2008 at 16:39 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Secret Folder '08 has a new user interface making the application more intuitive and easy to use; new options to make visible all the listed items at launch and make invisible all the listed items at quit; new option to make visible an item by double-clicking on it on the item list and various code optimizations.

Gracion Enclose 1.0b6
Posted 2/18/2008 at 16:39 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
Gracion Enclose 1.0b6 adds support for automatic encryption via PGP Desktop.

iJailBreak 0.5.1
Posted 2/16/2008 at 13:34 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iJailBreak 0.5.1 allows iPhone (and soon iPod Touch) users the ability to jailbreak, and if so desired, unlock and "hactivate," their device in mere minutes.

PulpMotion 1.5
Posted 2/15/2008 at 9:10 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PulpMotion 1.5 is available for download.

Aether 1.0
Posted 2/15/2008 at 8:53 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Aether 1.0 is a new ham radio logging application for Mac OS X that includes tools to quickly and easily log contacts while on the air, as well as organize, search and track your contacts later.

DiskLibrary 1.7.3
Posted 2/15/2008 at 8:52 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
DiskLibrary 1.7.3 includes new features and bug fixes.

TinkerTool 3.8a
Posted 2/15/2008 at 6:29 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
TinkerTool 3.8a fixes a problem where Safari's preference setting "Visible items in main history menu" did not differentiate correctly between Safari 2 and Safari 3 installations and adds support for Russian.

ScreenFlow 1.0
Posted 2/15/2008 at 6:28 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
ScreenFlow 1.0 is a screencasting tool that allows you to record and edit what is on your screen.

Skype 2.7
Posted 2/14/2008 at 7:26 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Skype 2.7 is available for download.

SyBrowser 8.6
Posted 2/14/2008 at 7:25 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SyBrowser 8.6 is a table browser SQL generator and ER diagramming tool for
Sybase, PostgreSQL , REALSQL, SQlite, ODBC and MySQL databases.


Bento 1.0v2
Posted 2/14/2008 at 7:24 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Bento 1.0v2 includes support for additional languages, improvements to overall stability, and is compatible with Mac OS X 10.5.2 (Leopard).


Entourage Exchange Accounts Optimizer 1.0
Posted 2/13/2008 at 10:03 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Entourage Exchange Accounts Optimizer 1.0 ensures your on-line Exchange mailbox never gets full. This utility automatically moves old mail from your Exchange account to a replicated structure within Entourage. You select how many days of mail to keep in Exchange and EEAO does the rest. It can handle multiple accounts and be set to run automatically. Best of all it works in both Tiger & Leopard for Entourage 2004 and 2008.

Opacity 1.0
Posted 2/13/2008 at 8:00 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Opacity 1.0 combines all of the tools artists need to create beautiful images for the icons, applications and the web.

1Password 2.5.11
Posted 2/13/2008 at 8:00 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
1Password 2.5.11 fixes and issue with Safari and adds support for the Firefox 3 nightly releases.

ScreenSteps 2.0.2
Posted 2/13/2008 at 7:58 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
ScreenSteps 2.0.2 adds the ability to take old, text based documentation and quickly transform it into a visual tutorial.

Desktop Curtain 1.0.1
Posted 2/13/2008 at 7:57 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Desktop Curtain 1.0.1 has been upgraded to a universal binary, giving better support for Intel Macs.

A Better Finder Attributes 4.7
Posted 2/13/2008 at 7:57 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Better Finder Attributes 4.7 allows the time and date that a JPEG photo taken with a digital camera to be changed at will.

SmartBackup 2.2
Posted 2/13/2008 at 7:56 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SmartBackup 2.2 performs all kinds of daily backups to hard drives, network sharepoints, webDAV, USB sticks, iPods, etc.

Zeusdraw 1.3
Posted 2/13/2008 at 7:55 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Zeusdraw 1.3 adds CMYK color documents, Color Management, a full layer system, CMYK and grayscale bitmap export, opacity settings for objects and groups and a reorganized Preferences panel.

Office 2004 for Mac 11.4.0 Update
Posted 2/13/2008 at 7:44 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Office 2004 for Mac 11.4.0 Update fixes a vulnerability that an attacker can use to overwrite the contents of your computer's memory with malicious code.

Bin-it 1.5.2
Posted 2/12/2008 at 10:01 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Bin-it 1.5.2 adds sounds to the OS 8 and OS X themes, and adds an option in the Preferences to switch built-in and custom sounds on or off.

SignalScope/Pro 2.0
Posted 2/12/2008 at 10:01 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
SignalScope/Pro 2.0 makes both products Leopard compatible and builds on SignalScope's tradition of award-winning design and advanced measurement capabilities.

Horizon 1.4
Posted 2/12/2008 at 10:00 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Horizon 1.4 adds category groups to the category list, along with a number of bug fixes and performance improvements.

Speed Download 5
Posted 2/12/2008 at 10:00 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Speed Download 5 includes tons of key improvements, and is a recommended upgrade for all Speed Download customers.

iLife Support 8.2
Posted 2/12/2008 at 9:53 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iLife Support 8.2 supports system software components shared by all iLife ’08 applications to improve their stability and performance. This update also supports important bug fixes for Aperture 2.0.

DrawIt 3.3
Posted 2/12/2008 at 9:28 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
DrawIt 3.3 the latest version of his easy-to-use, vector-drawing and image editing application for Mac OS X.

REALbasic 2008 Release 1
Posted 2/12/2008 at 9:27 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
REALbasic 2008 Release 1 includes introspection, which has been the most highly requested feature from the user community. This release also contains 39 minor improvements and two additional language features.

Aperture 2.0
Posted 2/12/2008 at 6:43 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Aperture 2.0 contains over 100 new features with a streamlined user interface and entirely new image processing engine.

Leopard Graphics Update
Posted 2/11/2008 at 15:08 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Leopard Graphics Update is recommended for all users and improves the stability and compatibility of your Mac. This update requires Mac OS X 10.5.2.

Mac OS X 10.5.2 Update
Posted 2/11/2008 at 14:00 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mac OS X 10.5.2 Update is recommended for all users running Mac OS X Leopard and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility and security of your Mac.

AddMovie 1.4.3
Posted 2/11/2008 at 11:01 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
AddMovie 1.4.3 is a tool for combining multiple movies or images into a single movie and batch exporting movies to any format supported by QuickTime.

TransformMovie 1.0.9
Posted 2/11/2008 at 11:01 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
TransformMovie 1.0.9 is a utility for rotating and resizing movies, or changing their duration.

CGIScripter 2.83
Posted 2/11/2008 at 11:00 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
CGIScripter 2.83 is a maintenance release correcting an issue with DB2 script generation and also re-compiled as a Universal Binary application for MacOS X.

Default Folder X 4.0.1
Posted 2/11/2008 at 10:58 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Default Folder X 4.0.1 is the latest version of the open/save dialog utility.

Camino 1.5.5
Posted 2/08/2008 at 8:26 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Camino 1.5.5 includes a number of fixes and changes.

Firefox 2.0.0.12
Posted 2/08/2008 at 8:23 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Firefox 2.0.0.12 is available for download.

Process 3.0
Posted 2/07/2008 at 22:11 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Process 3.0 features include Intuitive user interface, Collaboration (via Bonjour), Styles, Archive, .Mac backup, Autosave, Multiple sources, iCal synchronization, Spotlight support, CoreData, Custom Labels and much more.

iPDA 4.1
Posted 2/07/2008 at 22:11 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPDA 4.1 adds full Entourage 2008 support and allows for syncing both Gmail and local mail messages to your iPod.

Tidy Up! 1.3.3
Posted 2/05/2008 at 21:43 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Tidy Up! 1.3.3 adds compatibility with iTunes 7.6, the addition of three new task filters for the creation of smart baskets and more.

Stock Investment Guide 2.3.5
Posted 2/05/2008 at 21:42 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Stock Investment Guide 2.3.5 increases the amount of information drawn from free internet data sources used in stock analyses.

Mailings 1.9.28
Posted 2/05/2008 at 21:41 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mailings 1.9.28 is a full featured application for batch emailing that delivers any web page or plain text document with attachments to multiple recipients for marketing, news announcements, product updates etc.

Droffett 1.0.7
Posted 2/05/2008 at 21:41 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Droffett 1.0.7 is a drop application which "flattens" a folder, i.e. moves all files which are descendants of it in the file hierarchy so that they are directly inside it.

iPod Access 4.2
Posted 2/05/2008 at 21:40 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPod Access 4.2 adds improved support for the iPod touch and iPhone, improved iTunes integration and numerous bug fixes.

CheckUp 1.0
Posted 2/05/2008 at 21:39 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
CheckUp 1.0 is designed to monitor the usage of CPU, Memory, Disk Drives and Network Adapters.

DropDownloadURL 1.0
Posted 2/05/2008 at 21:09 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
DropDownloadURL 1.0 is a utility for batch downloading and aggregating resources from a single URL.

Paperclip 1.0
Posted 2/03/2008 at 9:58 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Paperclip 1.0 is a menu bar application that allows you to attach Stickies-style notes to your documents.

CleanApp 3 Public Beta
Posted 2/01/2008 at 21:33 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
CleanApp 3 Public Beta has been rewritten to leverage Apple's launchd for speedy background tracking of installations and programs' activities.

iWeb 2.0.3
Posted 2/01/2008 at 10:28 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iWeb 2.0.3 addresses compatibility issues with Mac OS X.

Adium 1.2.1
Posted 2/01/2008 at 10:21 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
Adium 1.2.1 has been updated and includes a number of fixes.

PhoneValet Home Edition 1.1
Posted 2/01/2008 at 8:46 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
PhoneValet Home Edition 1.1 is an intelligent telephone assistant that incorporates all of the features a busy family could want to organize their calls.

iPresent It 2.2
Posted 2/01/2008 at 8:43 PST in Software by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPresent It 2.2 adds support for PowerPoint 2008.

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