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November 2008 Archived News

Weightbot 1.1
Posted 11/29/2008 at 18:07 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Weightbot 1.1 weight tracking program for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Cocktail 4.2.1 (Leopard Edition)
Posted 11/28/2008 at 9:06 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Cocktail 4.2.1 (Leopard Edition) addresses compatibility issues with TechTool Pro and Safari 3.2.1, adds support for Flock 2 web browser, improves the uninstaller and contains updated Help files and Automator actions.

Pixelmator 1.3.1
Posted 11/26/2008 at 9:30 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Pixelmator 1.3.1 features a new Color Management sheet, a new Refine Selection tool, and more.

A Better Finder Rename 8.0.4
Posted 11/26/2008 at 8:09 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Better Finder Rename 8.0.4 further expands the renaming utility's ability to handle file and image dates and also contains several minor improvements and fixes.

PhotoCopy 1.1
Posted 11/26/2008 at 8:09 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
PhotoCopy 1.1 includes iPhoto event support, optimized iPhoto scanning, improved logging, and various bug fixes.

Safari 3.2.1
Posted 11/25/2008 at 20:47 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Safari 3.2.1 includes stability improvements and is recommended for all Safari users.

QuickTime 7.5.7
Posted 11/25/2008 at 20:46 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
QuickTime 7.5.7 is recommended for owners of MacBook, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro with Mini DisplayPort. The update addresses an issue where some standard definition purchases from the iTunes Store do not play on some external displays.

Money 3.2
Posted 11/25/2008 at 15:28 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Money 3.2 includes improved German and French localizations; the user interface is renewed; and the company dealt with small bugs.

SecuritySpy 1.6
Posted 11/25/2008 at 15:27 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
SecuritySpy 1.6 is a significant update with exciting new features.

Boomer's Sky Fishing
Posted 11/25/2008 at 15:26 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Boomer's Sky Fishing is an game of skill that has you controlling "Big Boomer" the cat as he throws sticks of TNT at unsuspecting fish swimming by.

Script Debugger 4.5
Posted 11/25/2008 at 15:25 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Script Debugger 4.5 includes more than 28 major new features and significant improvements, Script Debugger 4.5 continues to make AppleScript easier still.

Sponge 1.0
Posted 11/24/2008 at 20:35 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Sponge 1.0 combines three effective techniques to reclaim disk space into a single tool: removing applications, sweeping disk hogs and finding duplicates.

Darkness 1.2
Posted 11/24/2008 at 20:35 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Darkness 1.2 an advanced world clock with some unique and interesting features.

R10Cipher
Posted 11/24/2008 at 16:57 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
R10Cipher takes text and encrypts it using up to 128 bit Blowfish encryption.

TaskPaper 2.0
Posted 11/24/2008 at 16:56 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
TaskPaper 2.0 takes the humble to-do list to the next level with sophisticated presentation, data entry capabilities, and powerful retrieval.

Lumen 2.3
Posted 11/24/2008 at 16:56 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Lumen 2.3 comes packaged with over 150 of the top rated puzzles to play when not connected to the Internet.

StretchZ
Posted 11/24/2008 at 16:55 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
StretchZ reminds you to keep a regular stretching routine and is particularly beneficial to anybody who spends a lot of time behind a desk or in front of the computer.

Tiggits 1.0
Posted 11/24/2008 at 16:54 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Tiggits 1.0 an end-to-end event ticket application for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

PasswordWallet 4.4
Posted 11/24/2008 at 16:52 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
PasswordWallet 4.4 adds the ability to synchronize your passwords with other Macs right over your local network and now includes an iPhone version.

Transmit 3.6.7
Posted 11/24/2008 at 16:16 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Transmit 3.6.7 fixes a number of little things to polish Transmit even further.

ProfCast 2.3.0 Beta
Posted 11/21/2008 at 16:24 PST in Beta by Greg Nye | Permalink
ProfCast 2.3.0 Beta includes many improvements and bug fixes.

PopChar X 4.1.1
Posted 11/21/2008 at 16:23 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
PopChar X 4.1.1 works around a problem with inserting characters in FreeHand 10 and contains a number of fixes for user-reported issues, particularly unexpected termination of PopChar when collapsing or expanding Unicode groups.

iPhone 2.2
Posted 11/21/2008 at 6:30 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
iPhone 2.2 has been released and includes the following updates:

* Enhancements to Maps
* Google Street View*
* Public transit and walking directions
* Display address of dropped pins
* Share location via email
* Decrease in call setup failures and dropped calls
* Enhancements to Mail
* Resolved isolated issues with scheduled fetching of email
* Improved formatting of wide HTML email
* Podcasts are now available for download in iTunes application (over Wi-Fi and cellular network)
* Improved stability and performance of Safari
* Improved sound quality of Visual Voicemail messages
* Pressing Home button from any Home screen displays the first Home screen
* Preference to turn on/off auto-correction in Keyboard Settings


VelaClock 1.3
Posted 11/20/2008 at 20:23 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
VelaClock 1.3 is a world clock that can quickly display the time of sunrise, sunset, three kinds of twilight for dawn and dusk, moonrise, moonset, duration of daylight, moon phase and tilt, date and times for the next four moon phases, countdown to the next sunrise or sunset, and more.

The Big Mean Folder Machine 1.6
Posted 11/20/2008 at 20:13 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
The Big Mean Folder Machine 1.6 adds the ability of storing frequently used settings in "droplet" mini-application and re-applying them to source folders via simple drag & drop.

iTunes 8.0.2
Posted 11/20/2008 at 19:34 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
iTunes 8.0.2 improves stability and performance and provides a number of important bug fixes, including:

* Addresses a quality issue creating MP3s on some computers.
* Fixes a connectivity issue with the iTunes Store when using some Internet proxies with Mac OS X.
* Improves accessibility with VoiceOver.


QuickTime H.264 Compatibility Update 7.5.5
Posted 11/20/2008 at 19:33 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
QuickTime H.264 Compatibility Update 7.5.5 improves QuickTime compatibility with iChat.

Trackpad Firmware Update 1.0
Posted 11/20/2008 at 19:32 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Trackpad Firmware Update 1.0 addresses an issue where trackpad clicks may not be recognized on MacBook (Late 2008) and MacBook Pro (Late 2008) systems.

KeyCue 4.3
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:07 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
KeyCue 4.3 allows to display menu shortcuts and Keyboard Maestro macros together in a single table and includes a new technique for flexible adaptation to peculiarities of certain applications.

Versions 1.0
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:06 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Versions 1.0 implemented many new features such as live updates of changes, a new properties inspector, integrated Quick Look, the latest Subversion libraries and extensive documentation.

Vocalia
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:05 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Vocalia is the very first speech recognition application supporting French on the iPhone.

FontAgent Pro Server 3
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:05 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
FontAgent Pro Server 3 adds advanced directory services integration as well as security and performance enhancements that significantly widen its technical lead over Extensis Universal Type Server (UTS).

Aspire
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:04 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Aspire provides a visual workspace to brainstorm, prioritize, review, refine, track and help improve anyone's life goals and long-term plans.

Dream Capture 2.3
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:02 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Dream Capture 2.3 is a major update including many enhancements and bug fixes and is a recommended download for all customers.

Today 1.5
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:02 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Today 1.5 now lets users can now add custom alarms to notify them of upcoming events and tasks.

Yum 3.0
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:01 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Yum 3.0 comes with a brand new user interface designed to make using it more fun.

Docks 1.0
Posted 11/19/2008 at 17:00 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Docks 1.0 lets users swap out sets of applications and files that sit in their Dock with any other set they have have stored.

Fantasktik 1.2
Posted 11/19/2008 at 16:59 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Fantasktik 1.2 introduces Click and Slide to browse through open windows.

iLove Fantasy Football '08
Posted 11/14/2008 at 12:48 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
iLove Fantasy Football '08 provides live player stats for your teams, player and team News, fantasy football podcasts, league standings, live game scores and stats, game recaps, and player injury updates, you will also receive fantasy advice.

Twittelator Pro 1.5
Posted 11/14/2008 at 8:30 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Twittelator Pro 1.5 features the ability to use the alternate micro-blogging service "identi-ca" and use of Pikchur.com for photos, a new easy to read "black on white" Dove them, auto-shortening of URLs before you tweet to save characters, one-tap ReTweet, and an updated Twittelator web site with Tips and Hints to teach you the inside tricks.

GlobeSurfer III
Posted 11/14/2008 at 8:29 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
3GlobeSurfer III establishes a mobile internet connection through a mobile network operator and uses WLAN and Ethernet to distribute this connection to the network.

ACTPrinter
Posted 11/14/2008 at 8:28 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
ACTPrinter lets you take the paper out of electronic tickets, boarding passes, and more and lets you take them on your iPhone.

MediaEdit 3.1.2
Posted 11/14/2008 at 8:26 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
MediaEdit 3.1.2 adds support for painting and adds several enhancements.

DuckDuckDuck 2.0
Posted 11/14/2008 at 8:25 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
DuckDuckDuck 2.0 offers improved performance and includes many new features.

Mac Games Arcade
Posted 11/14/2008 at 8:24 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mac Games Arcade allows users to download, purchase and manage their Mac games all through an innovative and easy-to-use Mac interface.

Safari 3.2
Posted 11/13/2008 at 22:42 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
Safari 3.2 is recommended for all Safari users and features protection from fraudulent phishing websites and better identification of online businesses. This update also includes the latest security updates.

Aquaria
Posted 11/13/2008 at 22:41 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Aquaria is an epic 2D, side-scrolling underwater adventure game offering puzzles, exploration, and combat.

ProteMac Meter 1.2
Posted 11/13/2008 at 22:40 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
ProteMac Meter 1.2 allows control network activity for each application on your Mac, showing you exactly what was transmitted and to where.

Chronograph
Posted 11/13/2008 at 22:40 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Chronograph is a Mac OS X time tracking application.

TextSoap 6.0.1
Posted 11/13/2008 at 22:39 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
TextSoap 6.0.1 is a maintenance release that fixes a number of reported issues and adds several minor enhancements, including plugin support for Coda 1.6.

Kana 1.1
Posted 11/13/2008 at 22:38 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Kana 1.1 is an update to the Japanese quiz game for iPhone and iPod Touch.

Cocktail 4.2 (Tiger Edition)
Posted 11/12/2008 at 17:44 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Cocktail 4.2 (Tiger Edition) adds new features, fixes, optimizations and other improvements.

VideoFlash Converter 1.9
Posted 11/12/2008 at 17:43 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
VideoFlash Converter 1.9 adds a Bitrate Calculator, now user able to set aproximated output file size.

CheckUp 1.2.1
Posted 11/12/2008 at 17:43 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
CheckUp 1.2.1 is an update to the tool that allows you to check the health and monitor the behavior of a Mac computer.

A Better Finder Attributes 4.8
Posted 11/12/2008 at 17:42 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Better Finder Attributes 4.8 adds to its plethora of file and digital camera date and time manipulation features, by adding the ability to remove file creation and modification dates.

Giftory 3.0
Posted 11/12/2008 at 17:41 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Giftory 3.0 helps keep track of gift giving and receiving for multiple people, on multiple occasions, over a period of years.

Gas Cubby 1.0
Posted 11/12/2008 at 17:40 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Gas Cubby 1.0 is a gas mileage and vehicle maintenance app for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Together 2.2
Posted 11/11/2008 at 17:59 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Together 2.2 introduces many new features such as intelligent auto-tagging, tag bundles, nested groups, rearrangeable tabs and numerous improvements to previews, the classification of web pages and the systemwide Shelf.

Bumps
Posted 11/11/2008 at 17:58 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Bumps is a fun way to learn braille, the reading system for the blind.

Pixelmator 1.3
Posted 11/11/2008 at 17:57 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Pixelmator 1.3 features major performance improvements: click-and-drag technology-based Magic Wand, Paint Bucket, and Magic Eraser tools; improved Hue and Saturation, Replace Color, and Colorize tools; Smart Palette Hide and more.

BoinxTV 1.0
Posted 11/11/2008 at 17:56 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
BoinxTV 1.0 is a live-production app for video podcasters that turns any recent Mac into a TV studio.

Pocket Mini Golf 2
Posted 11/11/2008 at 17:55 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Pocket Mini Golf 2 is coming soon and is the follow up to the miniature golf game "Pocket Mini Golf", and features a massive variety of holes, including fairways, rough, sand pits, beaches, loads of interesting objects to negotiate and much much more.

FaceCall 1.2
Posted 11/11/2008 at 17:54 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
FaceCall 1.2 allows anyone to call their favorites contacts by simply tapping the photo icon on their home screen.

Mailings 1.9.45
Posted 11/08/2008 at 20:52 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Mailings 1.9.45 is the latest version of the 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.

Searchlight 2.1
Posted 11/08/2008 at 12:10 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Searchlight 2.1 allows users to search their Apple computer from all machines at their office or home, and even from their iPhones.

CleanApp 3.0
Posted 11/07/2008 at 16:38 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
CleanApp 3.0 comes with a redesigned user interface and dramatically enhanced performance.

rubiTrack 1.1
Posted 11/07/2008 at 16:10 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
rubiTrack 1.1 is for runners, bikers, walkers, hikers, skiers and everyone else who logs GPS data.

FourTrack
Posted 11/07/2008 at 16:08 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
FourTrack is a multitrack audio recorder for the iPhone and iPod touch.

Speedy Mac 2008 Release 3
Posted 11/07/2008 at 16:08 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Speedy Mac 2008 Release 3 lets users quickly access frequently-used documents, folders, sites, applications and tasks by organizing them into a handy menu.

Nisus Writer Pro 1.2
Posted 11/07/2008 at 16:07 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Nisus Writer Pro 1.2 adds a completely new file importer.

Sound Grinder Pro 1.1
Posted 11/07/2008 at 16:06 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Sound Grinder Pro 1.1 also includes MPEG 4 audio support, an ID3 artwork editor/viewer, plug-in tail customization, volume slider, metadata mapping, and more.

Library Monkey Pro 1.1
Posted 11/07/2008 at 16:05 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Library Monkey Pro 1.1 adds several new features and enhancements including Portion Control.

MacBook, MacBook Pro Software Update 1.2
Posted 11/07/2008 at 6:35 PST in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink
MacBook, MacBook Pro Software Update 1.2 contains software bug fixes for precision aluminum unibody enclosure MacBook and MacBook Pro notebook computers introduced in October 2008. The update improves compatibility with external displays and includes a variety of software fixes. This update is recommended for all users of these systems.

BBEdit 9.0.2
Posted 11/07/2008 at 6:33 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
BBEdit 9.0.2 contains fixes for problems reported in the BBEdit 9.0 release.

Sandvox 1.5.2
Posted 11/05/2008 at 16:39 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Sandvox 1.5.2 includes over 50 enhancements, including smoother handling of media and various improvements to pages and pagelets, with updates to page archives, contact forms, collection indexes, Amazon lists, photo grids, sitemaps, raw HTML editing, and QuickLook previews.

FlashVideo Converter 2.2
Posted 11/05/2008 at 16:38 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
FlashVideo Converter 2.2 includes improvements and fixes.

Keep Your Word 1.2
Posted 11/05/2008 at 16:36 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Keep Your Word 1.2 adds data import and export and a new tag browser.

MindNode Pro 1.0.3
Posted 11/04/2008 at 18:00 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
MindNode Pro 1.0.3 adds German localization and improves the handling of FreeMind documents.

Secret of the Lost Cavern
Posted 11/04/2008 at 18:00 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Secret of the Lost Cavern plunges the player into an inspiring adventure that takes place during the Paleolithic period in prehistoric time, 15,000 years B.C.

HoudahSpot 2.3
Posted 11/04/2008 at 17:59 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
HoudahSpot 2.3 improves the signature BlitzSearch feature by adding support for keyboard shortcuts.

VectorDesigner 1.4.6
Posted 11/04/2008 at 17:58 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
VectorDesigner 1.4.6 now supports the new unibody MacBook/MacBook Pro/MacBook AIR multi-touch trackpad for panning and zooming.

TrailRunner 1.8
Posted 11/03/2008 at 16:51 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
TrailRunner 1.8 can now display recordings from current iPhone 3G and iPod touch models equipped with a GPS.

CoffeeBreak 1.0
Posted 11/03/2008 at 16:50 PST in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
CoffeeBreak 1.0 uses a 3D rendered and animated user interface to quickly discover the nearest coffee shop.

A Better Finder Rename 8.0.3
Posted 11/03/2008 at 16:49 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
A Better Finder Rename 8.0.3 provides the option of switching off the automatic file name conflict resolution feature during the preview.

ClamXav 1.1.1
Posted 11/02/2008 at 5:48 PST in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
ClamXav 1.1.1 is the latest update to the antivirus software and includes the ClamAV 0.94 backend.

Memento 1.0
Posted 11/01/2008 at 16:21 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Memento 1.0 is an e-card creation and sending app for iPhone and iPod Touch.

Photomatix Pro 3.1
Posted 11/01/2008 at 16:20 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink
Photomatix Pro 3.1 includes options to automatically reduce chromatic aberrations and noise in HDR images, and adds several settings to its most popular exposure blending method.

Fingerspell
Posted 11/01/2008 at 16:20 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink
Fingerspell provides a fun and entertaining way to learn the American Sign Language Alphabet.

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