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September 2008 Archived News

Kroll
Posted 9/30/2008 at 9:56 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Kroll is a 3D scrolling-fighter game specifically designed for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

MacBreakZ 4.8.5
Posted 9/30/2008 at 9:54 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacBreakZ 4.8.5 adds improved support for stylus and tablet input devices.

rubiTrack 1.0
Posted 9/30/2008 at 9:54 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
rubiTrack 1.0 is GPS enabled activity tracking software for the Mac.

Vocalia
Posted 9/30/2008 at 9:53 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Vocalia helps you quickly and easily find the person or company you want to call or send an email to.

SousChef
Posted 9/29/2008 at 10:12 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
SousChef accesses a online cloud database made up of all other users' recipes allowing you to quickly find new and delicious recipes.

Kenbushi 7.5
Posted 9/29/2008 at 8:58 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Kenbushi 7.5 quickly and easily loads media files with English and non-English file paths from the Kenbushi media library onto MP3 players, multimedia players, mobile phones, USB sticks, SD cards (for playback on a PSP) and portable hard disks.

Optimism 2.1.0
Posted 9/29/2008 at 8:43 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Optimism 2.1.0 sports many new features and is a recommended download.

Zones 1.2
Posted 9/27/2008 at 9:16 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Zones 1.2 lets anyone control their music from every room of the house and offers a convenient way to change songs, pause or adjust the volume.

BBEdit 9.0.1
Posted 9/26/2008 at 21:16 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
BBEdit 9.0.1 fixes for problems reported in the BBEdit 9.0 release.

Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 2
Posted 9/26/2008 at 15:55 PDT in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 2 delivers improved reliability and compatibility for Java SE 6, J2SE 5.0 and J2SE 1.4.2 on Mac OS X 10.5.4 and later. This release updates Java SE 6 to version 1.6.0_07, J2SE 5.0 to version 1.5.0_16, and J2SE 1.4.2 to 1.4.2_18.

Pear Note 1.0
Posted 9/26/2008 at 8:06 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Pear Note 1.0 integrates audio, video, and slides with traditional text notes.

Webify 1.0
Posted 9/25/2008 at 8:04 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Webify 1.0 is an image editing utility for Mac OS X Leopard to resize, scale, rotate and flip many images at once and save them in one of several web-friendly formats.

Rivet 1.3
Posted 9/25/2008 at 8:03 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Rivet 1.3 adds enhanced podcast support and fixes stability issues.


iPDA 4.2
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:16 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPDA 4.2 adds compatibility with the new 4G nano.

FlashVideo Converter 2.0
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:15 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
FlashVideo Converter 2.0 allows conversion of Adobe Flash files to video.

ScribBall
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:14 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
ScribBall is an iPhone game that makes full use of the tilt feature, so as you move your iPhone or iPod from side to side, the balls will tumble and roll just like you'd expect.

macVCR
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:14 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
macVCR is a MacOSX Leopard application that records your screen activity and saves it to a Quicktime movie.

MacMedica
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:13 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacMedica lets you quickly check the spelling of thousands of medical words while inside Office 2008 for Macintosh.

DEVONthink Pro Office 1.5.4
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:13 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
DEVONthink Pro Office 1.5.4 comes with a new version of ExactScan Capture and a slightly faster web server as well as an updated Apple Mail plugin for Mac OS X 10.5.5.

REALbasic 2008 Release 4
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:12 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
REALbasic 2008 Release 4 includes over 300 improvements and 6 new features.

MyWeather Mobile 1.1
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:12 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
MyWeather Mobile 1.1 is a new release that incorporates significant changes.

ShareTool 1.2.3
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:11 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
ShareTool 1.2.3 includes major interface tweaking to accomodate for an enhanced feature set and simplified usage and other updates.

Big Mean Folder Machine 1.4.5
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:10 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Big Mean Folder Machine 1.4.5 adds new folder creation options.

You Control: Desktops 1.3
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:10 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
You Control: Desktops 1.3 includes support for Mac OS Leopard and added options for customizing how the desktops work.

Imagine Poker 1.2
Posted 9/24/2008 at 15:09 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Imagine Poker 1.2 is a Texas Hold 'Em tournament with 21 characters from history whose exaggerated playing styles mimic their personalities.

Apple Remote Desktop 3.2.2 Client Update
Posted 9/22/2008 at 18:47 PDT in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Apple Remote Desktop 3.2.2 Client Update is recommended for all Apple Remote Desktop clients and addresses several issues related to overall reliability and security.

Digital Camera Raw Compatibility Update 2.2
Posted 9/22/2008 at 18:46 PDT in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Digital Camera Raw Compatibility Update 2.2 extends RAW file compatibility for Aperture 2 and iPhoto ’08 for the following cameras:

Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS/Kiss Digital F/1000D
Kodak DCS Pro SLR/n
Nikon D700
Olympus EVOLT E-420
Olympus EVOLT E-520
Olympus SP-570
Samsung GX-10
Samsung GX-20
Sony DSLR-A300
Sony DSC-R1


MercuryMover 2.0
Posted 9/22/2008 at 18:45 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
MercuryMover 2.0 brings one-key shortcuts and a display of the size and position of the active window.

Japanese 1.0
Posted 9/19/2008 at 21:17 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Japanese 1.0 is a fast and easy-to-use Japanese-English dictionary and a study-aid for anyone interested in the Japanese language.

FATE
Posted 9/19/2008 at 21:16 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
FATE is a fully 3D fantasy action role-playing game where the player takes his/her character through progressively difficult levels of a dungeon, fighting monsters, completing quests and more.

Filemailer
Posted 9/19/2008 at 21:15 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Filemailer is a utility that changes the way people share files via internet.

Billings 3
Posted 9/19/2008 at 21:14 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Billings 3 offers major new features that complement its "five minutes to your first professional invoice" promise.

GL Golf 1.0
Posted 9/19/2008 at 21:13 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
GL Golf 1.0 includes water hazards, sand traps, trees, bushes, wind, four seasons, different times to play, and much more.

net4mac 1.0 for iPhone
Posted 9/19/2008 at 21:12 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
net4mac 1.0 for iPhone is an iPhone client for the social network built exclusively for Mac users.

Gesture 1.0
Posted 9/17/2008 at 19:21 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Gesture 1.0 lets you create digital paintings from your photos simply by dragging your finger over the photo.

A Better Finder Rename 8
Posted 9/17/2008 at 19:20 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Better Finder Rename 8 features a new user interface, save-able presets, automatic software updates and a brand new multi-threaded renaming engine that enables the software to automatically resolve file name conflicts, re-order renames to avoid deadlocks and provide an improved interactive experience.

Script Timer 2.6
Posted 9/17/2008 at 19:19 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Script Timer 2.6 offers many feature enhancements.

Bakelite 1.0
Posted 9/17/2008 at 19:19 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Bakelite 1.0 is an old fashioned Bakelite style rotary dialer for the iPhone.

Receipts 1.0
Posted 9/16/2008 at 18:01 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Receipts 1.0 allows you to easily organize and track your business and personal receipts.

Sente 5.6
Posted 9/16/2008 at 18:00 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Sente 5.6 includes an embedded web browser that supports targeted browsing and significant improvements to the bibliography format editor that make it possible to create more complex bibliography formats.

Cocktail 4.1.5 (Leopard Edition)
Posted 9/16/2008 at 18:00 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Cocktail 4.1.5 (Leopard Edition) adds "Disable Genre column in iTunes browser" and "Disable iTunes Store arrow links in iTunes" settings.

MacFamilyTree 5.3 Beta 1
Posted 9/16/2008 at 17:59 PDT in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacFamilyTree 5.3 Beta 1 adds completely new and individually configurable Reports, handy Bookmarks and a rewritten Kinship Report.

Fantasy Football '08
Posted 9/16/2008 at 17:58 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Fantasy Football '08 lets you stay on top of all the injury news, matchup analysis, scores, standings and more to field your best lineup every week.

Toolbox 0.8.1
Posted 9/15/2008 at 18:47 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Toolbox 0.8.1 is designed for advanced editing tasks involving bitmap and vector graphics.

Super Chimp Surprise!
Posted 9/15/2008 at 18:46 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Super Chimp Surprise! is an addictive and infuriating puzzle game that uses cool sound effects and funky graphics to make journeys to work a little less boring.

Exibia 1.3
Posted 9/15/2008 at 18:45 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Exibia 1.3 includes a brand new web client optimized for iPhone and iPod touch. It is a free update for current Exibia users.

NetworkLocation 3.0
Posted 9/15/2008 at 18:44 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
NetworkLocation 3.0 allows users to customize their Mac OS X settings, such as launching an iTunes playlist, enabling Airport, or iChat message status based on location.

SonicMood 4.8.7
Posted 9/15/2008 at 18:43 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
SonicMood 4.8.7 includes a revised interface in order to make it even easier to produce ambient music automagically for relaxation and meditation, as well as making it simpler to create royalty-free soundtracks for podcasts, websites, films, movie or videos.

Mac OS X 10.5.5 Update
Posted 9/15/2008 at 18:30 PDT in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mac OS X 10.5.5 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.

Pianochords
Posted 9/14/2008 at 8:23 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Pianochords allows you to easily look up all those nasty keyboard and piano chords.

Mailings 1.9.43
Posted 9/13/2008 at 6:20 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mailings 1.9.43 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.

TrailRunner 1.8
Posted 9/12/2008 at 17:02 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
TrailRunner 1.8 has a reworked overall application design to match the current state of the art for applications on Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard.

MediaEdit 3.0.6
Posted 9/12/2008 at 17:02 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
MediaEdit 3.0.6 improves the timeline and adds audio scrubbing.

MacSupportJobs.com
Posted 9/12/2008 at 15:46 PDT in Site by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacSupportJobs.com is a new website specializing in the recruitment of Apple Mac support, development and sales professionals from around the world.

Webbla 1.1
Posted 9/12/2008 at 15:45 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Webbla 1.1 focuses on the integrity with different web browsers and gives the option to search and filter website content.

Twittelator Pro 1.3
Posted 9/12/2008 at 15:45 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Twittelator Pro 1.3 fixes issues with Apple's iPhone/iPod Touch OS 2.1 which affect previous versions of Twittelator.

iPhone 2.1
Posted 9/12/2008 at 8:10 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPhone 2.1 was released and includes the following:

* Decrease in call set-up failures and dropped calls
* Significantly better battery life for most users
* Dramatically reduced time to backup to iTunes
* Improved email reliability, notably fetching email from POP and Exchange accounts
* Faster installation of 3rd party applications
* Fixed bugs causing hangs and crashes for users with lots of third party applications
* Improved performance in text messaging
* Faster loading and searching of contacts
* Improved accuracy of the 3G signal strength display
* Repeat alert up to two additional times for incoming text messages
* Option to wipe data after ten failed passcode attempts
* Genius playlist creation


Fantasktik 1.1
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:50 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Fantasktik 1.1 adds many other new features and improvements.

MacVide 3gp Converter 1.7
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:50 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacVide 3gp Converter 1.7 is a mobile video conversion utility for Mac OS X.

Trip Cubby 1.1
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:48 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Trip Cubby 1.1 adds many new features and improvements.

Cocktail 4.1.4 (Leopard Edition)
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:47 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Cocktail 4.1.4 (Leopard Edition) contains a lot of under-the-hood optimizations and improvements in many areas.

Keep Your Word 1.1
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:46 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Keep Your Word 1.1 adds a new Core Animation based interface to its Flash Cards and Quick Quiz modes.

iToner 1.0.9
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:45 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
iToner 1.0.9 offers support for the recently released iTunes 8.0.

ScreenAudit
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:41 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
ScreenAudit is a Mac OSX application that performs snapshots of your Screen(s) and Webcam at timed intervals.

ImageFramer 2.1
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:41 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
ImageFramer 2.1 adds the ability to add beveled mats and add shadows under the frames and beveled mats.

WriteRoom.iPhone
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:40 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
WriteRoom.iPhone is for people who want a simple place to read and write notes on their phone.

MacGourmet 2.3
Posted 9/11/2008 at 15:39 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacGourmet 2.3 is a free and recommended update for all customers.

Front Row 2.1.6
Posted 9/09/2008 at 18:53 PDT in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Front Row 2.1.6 update provides improved iTunes 8.0 compatibility and bug fixes.

QuickTime 7.5.5
Posted 9/09/2008 at 17:07 PDT in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
QuickTime 7.5.5 includes changes that increase reliability, improve application compatibility and enhance security.

iTunes 8
Posted 9/09/2008 at 17:06 PDT in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
iTunes 8 includes Genius, which makes playlists from songs in your library that go great together. Genius also includes Genius sidebar, which recommends music from the iTunes Store that you don't already have.

With iTunes 8, browse your artists and albums visually with the new Grid view; download your favorite TV shows in HD quality from the iTunes Store; sync your media with iPod nano (4th generation), iPod classic (120GB), and iPod touch (2nd generation); and enjoy a stunning new music visualizer.

iTunes 8 and iTunes U are now accessible with VoiceOver on your Mac.


StuffRadar 1.2
Posted 9/05/2008 at 9:42 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
StuffRadar 1.2 offers better handling of media, improved management of lent and borrowed items, direct Address Book integration, enhanced editing workflows, and even easier navigation through dedciated lists of what is yours, lent or borrowed and more.

MyWeather Mobile
Posted 9/05/2008 at 8:13 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
MyWeather Mobile allows users to access weather information on the go, and also provides full screen interactive radar.

1Password for iPhone
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:37 PDT in Reviews by Greg Nye | Permalink
1Password for iPhone is reviewed by MacWorld.

Redline 1.0.5
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:34 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Redline 1.0.5 features a number of changes/enhancements.

AroundMe 1.0
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:34 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
AroundMe 1.0 quickly acquires the users location and allows them to choose the nearest Bank, Bar, Gas Station, Hospital, Hotel, Movie Theatre, Restaurant, Supermarket, Theatre and Taxi.

BdPricer 1.0
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:33 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
BdPricer 1.0 lets you find common items form 15 main product categories, with over 150 sub categories and 3,000 sub category items, to instantly find the products your are interested in.

EarthDesk 4.4
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:32 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
EarthDesk 4.4 improves the handling of satellite cloud images and is able to detect and ignore images with missing data sent from the satellite receiving station.

Secret of the Lost Cavern
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:32 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Secret of the Lost Cavern takes place during the Paleolithic period in prehistoric time, 15,000 years B.C. Delve into a world of exploration and intrigue as you embark on a Stone Age quest filled with puzzles and mystery.

mondo Top 5 Solitaire
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:31 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
mondo Top 5 Solitaire uses the fantastic solitaire gaming engine in "mondo Solitaire" to bring you FreeCell, Golf, Klondike, Pyramid, and Spider.

EasyListening 1.1
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:30 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
EasyListening 1.1 sports a new panel for directly viewing playlists without launching iTunes.

JABMenu 2.0.1
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:30 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
JABMenu 2.0.1 provides quick access to your contacts' phone numbers, email, instant messaging and postal addresses, URLs, and notes.

Simon 2.4.2
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:29 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Simon 2.4.2 checks web pages, FTP and DNS servers, local or remote ports or volumes, and other services for changes or failures, and notifies you via e-mail, sound, speech, Twitter, HTML reports, and other means. This release includes fixes and improvements for the Mount, Twitter, and reports features, and more.

Dialectic 1.2
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:29 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Dialectic 1.2 includes support for dialing the iPhone. Dialectic provides system-wide dialing of phone numbers using Bluetooth mobile phones, landlines, many VoIP services and more.

ProteMac Meter 1.0
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:28 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
ProteMac Meter 1.0 allows control network activity for every application on your Mac, showing you exactly what was transmitted and to where.

iBank 3.2
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:27 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
iBank 3.2 adds speed boost and enhanced mobileme support among a dozen improvements and fixes.

Fairway 1.0
Posted 9/05/2008 at 7:27 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Fairway 1.0 lets you manage everything about your golf game including bags, clubs, and swings through a single simple interface.

NetSketch 1.2
Posted 9/02/2008 at 15:44 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
NetSketch 1.2 features several performance improvements.

Babelingo 1.2
Posted 9/02/2008 at 15:44 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Babelingo 1.2 includes professionally translated phrases in the Czech and Hindi languages.

MercuryMover 2.0
Posted 9/02/2008 at 15:43 PDT in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
MercuryMover 2.0 brings one-key shortcuts and a display of the size and position of the active window.

Flux 1.4
Posted 9/01/2008 at 7:07 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Flux 1.4 includes many user-requested improvements, bug fixes and UI enhancements.

Shadow
Posted 9/01/2008 at 7:07 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Shadow is a new Mac utility for managing multiple clipboard items, in as many clipboards as the user desires.

HP Printer Driver Update 1.1
Posted 9/01/2008 at 6:48 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
HP Printer Driver Update 1.1 includes the latest drivers for printers you have used on your system.

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