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June 2011 Archived News

Calendars 2.3 - Google Calendar client
Posted 6/30/2011 at 8:06 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Calendars 2.3 lets you quickly add, edit, delete or re-schedule events and tasks within the application.

Geotag Photos 2.81 - Adds notifications and better export
Posted 6/30/2011 at 8:00 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Geotag Photos 2.81 includes notifications, better GPX export and an improved desktop geotagging app.

Contact Bar 1.3 - Provides quick access to Address Book
Posted 6/29/2011 at 18:55 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Contact Bar 1.3 was built to allow users to browse and interact with everyone listed in their Address Book.

Money 4 - Includes resigned interface
Posted 6/28/2011 at 19:28 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Money 4 features a redesigned interface, allows direct downloads from banks, and institutes smart importing rules and a document-based system that allows multiple users to work with a single copy of the application.

MobileFamilyTree Pro 1.0 - Standalone genealogy app
Posted 6/28/2011 at 19:27 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
MobileFamilyTree Pro 1.0 is a full-featured standalone genealogy app for iPhone and iPad with a number of printable and customizable charts: Ancestor Chart, Descendant Chart, Double Ancestor Chart, Fan Chart, Timeline, Statistics and more.

GoodReader 3.8 - Adds improved file management
Posted 6/28/2011 at 19:25 PDT in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
GoodReader 3.8 now also offers a Side Menu for creating PDF annotations, which users can keep open during annotating a document and turn off when completed.

Fax Reader 1.7.2 - View and convert faxes to PDF
Posted 6/28/2011 at 19:23 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Fax Reader 1.7.2 document viewer app that allows the user to view the TIF files generated by office fax machines.

Vitamin-R 1.65 - Adds support for The Hit List
Posted 6/28/2011 at 18:00 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Vitamin-R 1.65 adds drag and drop support for "to dos" from Potion Factory's The Hit List to do list manager.

KeyCue 5.3 - Improves compatibility and overall performance
Posted 6/28/2011 at 17:57 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
KeyCue 5.3 improves compatibility with Screen Sharing, iKey, Eclipse, iChat and other third-party applications, as well as increases overall performance.

Cocktail 4.9.4 (Snow Leopard Edition) - Adds the latest MAC Defender variant
Posted 6/27/2011 at 18:08 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cocktail 4.9.4 (Snow Leopard Edition) adds clearing of the latest variant of the MAC Defender (Mac Shield) trojan, contains improvements on the "Purge inactive memory" procedure as well as other minor bug fixes.

Recover PDF Password 3.0 - Improves password recovery speed
Posted 6/27/2011 at 18:06 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Recover PDF Password 3.0 was created to recover lost or forgotten passwords for PDF documents and now offers much faster password recovery process thanks to program optimization for multi-core computers and additional recovery method - Dictionary search.

Amenities 1.0 - Location based access to local services
Posted 6/25/2011 at 15:08 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Amenities 1.0 provides one tap access to any local amenities such as Restaurants, Gas stations, Taxis and ATMs.

iShutdown 1.2 - Includes minor bug fixes
Posted 6/25/2011 at 15:07 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iShutdown 1.2 allows you to remotely shutdown, restart, sleep/suspend, hibernate and Wake-On-LAN your PC or Mac.

Mac OS X 10.6.8 - includes general operating system fixes and enhancements to App Store
Posted 6/23/2011 at 14:19 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Mac OS X 10.6.8 is recommended for all users running Mac OS X Snow Leopard and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, including fixes that 1) Enhance the Mac App Store to get your Mac ready to upgrade to Mac OS X Lion, 2) Resolve an issue that may cause Preview to unexpectedly quit, 3) Improve support for IPv6, 4) Improve VPN reliability and 5) Identify and remove known variants of Mac Defender.

AppZapp 3.4 - Adds app store options
Posted 6/23/2011 at 8:18 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
AppZapp 3.4 now includes the Mac App Store, a Seller-Alert has been added and the App helps you calculate the total value of your Apps.

myTaxiControl 1.1a - Calculates estimated taxi fares in advance
Posted 6/22/2011 at 7:37 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
myTaxiControl 1.1a will recalculates the fare as the taxi moves and can even calculate the estimated fare before boarding a taxi.

PasswordGear 1.0 - Helps memorize complex passwords
Posted 6/22/2011 at 7:36 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
PasswordGear 1.0 help users memorize complex and secure passwords using word and picture associations.

Apple Time Capsule - Now available in 2TB and 3TB configurations
Posted 6/21/2011 at 7:38 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple has updated its Time Capsule line to now include 2TB and 3TB storage capacities.

Roadshow 1.0 - Store web video to play offline
Posted 6/21/2011 at 7:32 PDT in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Roadshow 1.0 enables iPad users to collect web videos to watch later, even without an Internet connection.

FrontCam Trap 1.0 - Takes a picture of users unlocking your iOS device
Posted 6/21/2011 at 7:30 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
FrontCam Trap 1.0 allows users to secretly snap a time-stamped, security ID photo of any person taking the user's iOS device out of locked/sleep mode.

SideFolders 1.5 - Includes a new UI, additional options and some fixes
Posted 6/21/2011 at 7:29 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
SideFolders 1.5 lets you access to files and folders by hiding itself on the left or right side of the screen and pops up when users moves their mouse to the edge of the screen.

TimeClock for iPhone - Automatically tracks time at locations
Posted 6/21/2011 at 7:28 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
TimeClock for iPhone will automatically track your time as you enter or leave the office based on the location you set.

TempusDiem 1.03 - Updates the export functionality
Posted 6/21/2011 at 7:27 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
TempusDiem 1.03 updates the export feature as well as a new look and logo for the time and activity recording application.

Default Folder X 4.4.1 - Corrects issues from the latest release
Posted 6/21/2011 at 7:26 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Default Folder X 4.4.1 corrects two important issues that have arisen in the most recent Default Folder X release.

OfficeTime 1.6 - Adds improved exports for Excel and Numbers
Posted 6/21/2011 at 7:25 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
OfficeTime 1.6 adds over 100 new improvements including improved Excel/Numbers export, decimal time entry, iPhone/iPad sync for coming apps and automatic backups.

SideFolders 1.4 - Adds global hotkey, status bar menu and more
Posted 6/17/2011 at 7:37 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
SideFolders 1.4 offers instant access to files and folders by hiding itself on the left or right side of the screen and pops up when users moves their mouse to the edge of the screen.

iShutdown 1.1 - Shutdown, restart, sleep, hibernate PCs or Macs
Posted 6/17/2011 at 7:36 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iShutdown 1.1 allows you remotely shutdown, restart, sleep/suspend, hibernate and Wake-On-LAN your PC or Mac.

Money for iPhone 2.1 - Adds an overhauled budget system
Posted 6/16/2011 at 7:10 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Money for iPhone 2.1 features a fully overhauled budget system that has been considerably simplified and localized versions for French, German, and Italian speakers.

WeatherCals 1.0 - Adds local weather to iOS calendar.
Posted 6/16/2011 at 7:09 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
WeatherCals 1.0 adds the local weather to the user's native iOS calendar up to 7 days in advance and 4 times per day and include temperature, wind and precipitation.

Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.1.2 Update - Fixes security issues
Posted 6/16/2011 at 7:07 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.1.2 Update fixes critical issues and also helps to improve security. It includes fixes for vulnerabilities that an attacker can use to overwrite the contents of your computer's memory with malicious code.

Default Folder X 4.4 - Adds new features, speed improvements, and compatibility fixes
Posted 6/15/2011 at 5:17 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Default Folder X 4.4 adds new features, speed improvements, and compatibility fixes, including support for Lion developer preview 4.

TileWindows 1.2 - Adds new window options
Posted 6/15/2011 at 5:16 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
TileWindows 1.2 adds three new functionalities that give users more options to tailor window sizes and positions to their individual needs.

About AirPort Utility 5.5.3 for Mac - Fixes an error during setup
Posted 6/14/2011 at 17:08 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
About AirPort Utility 5.5.3 for Mac fixes an issue that caused the AirPort Utility to unexpectedly quit during setup.

gogoDocs 1.1.4 - Now supports sending audio and video via AirPlay
Posted 6/14/2011 at 9:19 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
gogoDocs 1.1.4 now supports viewing documents, listening to audio and viewing fullscreen video, as well as sending video and audio to the Apple TV and other devices via AirPlay.

Project Achiever 1.1.0 - Simple project management app
Posted 6/14/2011 at 7:33 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Project Achiever 1.1.0 has been designed to make coordinating personal and small business projects simple.

DiskRadar 1.1 - Adds a disk space usage map
Posted 6/14/2011 at 7:31 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
DiskRadar 1.1 include: 64 bit, multi-core optimization; in-app file removal; and history-based disk health evaluation.

MileBug 2.1 - Adds GPS full path tracking
Posted 6/13/2011 at 8:47 PDT in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
MileBug 2.1 now features GPS Full Path tracking with Map Display allowing editable paths via draggable pins.

Writing Kit 1.1 - Markdown editor for iPad
Posted 6/13/2011 at 8:46 PDT in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Writing Kit 1.1 now features Dropbox sync, image uploading to CloudApp directly from the photo library, and a built-in Markdown cheat sheet among others.

AirBeam 1.1 - Stream video between any number of iPhones, iPods and iPads
Posted 6/12/2011 at 8:50 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
AirBeam 1.1 adds adaptive video encoding, password protection and readiness for the MacOS viewer being released soon.

Remote Viewer - View Mac OS X files on iOS using Quicklook
Posted 6/10/2011 at 10:55 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Remote Viewer is a free iOS application that uses Mac OS X Quick Look technology to let you remotely browse and view your favorite files over the internet.

PDF Expert for iPad 2.5 - Adds support for signature fields
Posted 6/10/2011 at 10:53 PDT in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
PDF Expert for iPad 2.5 lets medical, insurance, manufacturing and realtor companies go paperless for such important activity as signing agreements and contracts.

Backup Express 1.0 - Back up to external hard drives, DVDs, network volumes
Posted 6/10/2011 at 9:50 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Backup Express 1.0 users to back up their valuable files to external hard drives, DVDs, network volumes and more.

PrimeFiles 1.5.5 - Adds improved 10.7 compatibility
Posted 6/08/2011 at 13:30 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
PrimeFiles 1.5.5 lets users quickly collect, access, browse and preview their favorite and frequently used apps, files or folders.

ConvertX for iPad 1.0 - Conversion app with 684 units in 44 categories
Posted 6/08/2011 at 13:29 PDT in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
ConvertX for iPad 1.0 is a unit and currency converter covering 684 units in 44 categories including currencies and features a powerful search option to search any unit or category that needs conversion.

Vitamin-R 1.64 - Adds growl support
Posted 6/08/2011 at 13:23 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Vitamin-R 1.64 adds support for the popular Growl notification framework.

Priorities 1.1 - To do list manager
Posted 6/08/2011 at 13:21 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Priorities 1.1 features an advanced outline format, enabling the user to view all to-dos at once or drill down to Priorities, sub-items, and sub-tasks.

Spell Catcher X 10.4 - Adds MobileMe syncing, and other updates
Posted 6/08/2011 at 13:20 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Spell Catcher X 10.4 adds MobileMe Syncing, updated linguistics, user interface improvements, and many other new features and enhancements.

Apple announces Mac OS X Lion - Includes over 250 new features
Posted 6/06/2011 at 13:28 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Mac OS X Lion will include over 250 new features including multi-touch gestures, mission control, launch pad and it will be available only through the App Store for $29.

Apple shows iOS 5 - Includes over 200 new features
Posted 6/06/2011 at 13:26 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iOS 5 includes over 200 new features includes a new notifications system, location based to do list, Twitter integration, iOS messaging and more.

Apple announces iCloud - Stores content and pushes to devices
Posted 6/06/2011 at 13:24 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iCloud is cloud based storage that integrates into your apps, so you can access your content on all your devices.

Twittelator 4.7 - Now show photos inline
Posted 6/04/2011 at 13:53 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Twittelator 4.7 meets the new requirements for a more secure login and upon upgrade, there will be no interruption of messages when Twitter turns on the new permissions.

Twittelator for iPad 1.8 - Adds ability to send sent pictures
Posted 6/04/2011 at 13:52 PDT in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Twittelator for iPad 1.8 lets you shoot, edit and upload video to 5 video sites and co-upload to YouTube directly from your new iPad 2.

Cookie Stumbler Express 1.1 - Improves analysis speed
Posted 6/03/2011 at 7:43 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cookie Stumbler Express 1.1 deletes either automatically via a preset schedule or as a One-Click-Solution all advertising/tracking cookies and all cookies not included in the bookmarks and/or history.

Priority Matrix 1.0 - Productivity software with cloud sync
Posted 6/03/2011 at 7:42 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Priority Matrix 1.0 features drag-n-drop and free cloud sync, the app solves task management problems by organizing your activities by criticality and immediacy.

Cookie 1.7 - Can scan and remove cookies
Posted 6/03/2011 at 7:40 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cookie 1.7 scans your computer for all types of Cookies, from all the top browsers, and is easily configured to remove all unwanted/tracking-advertising cookies.

Freeway 5.5 Express - Now available in Mac App Store
Posted 6/03/2011 at 7:39 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Freeway 5.5 Express is a website authoring tool that is now available in the Mac App Store.

Pixelmator 2.0 - Adds full-featured and precise drawing tools
Posted 6/03/2011 at 7:35 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Pixelmator 2.0 features drawing tools, Content-Aware technology-based Fill, a Healing Tool, new retouching tools, a Smudge Tool, and more.

PhatPad 1.4 - Now integrates with Evernote and Google Docs
Posted 6/03/2011 at 7:34 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
PhatPad 1.4 includes the latest WritePad handwriting recognition engine and offers integration with Evernote and Google Docs.

Cocktail 4.9.3 (Snow Leopard Edition) - Adds ability to clear Mac Defender trojan
Posted 6/01/2011 at 11:39 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cocktail 4.9.3 (Snow Leopard Edition) adds clearing of the latest variants of the MAC Defender (Mac Protector, Mac Security, Mac Guard) trojan, contains major improvements on the "Check S.M.A.R.T. status at startup" procedure as well as updated Automator actions.

ConceptDraw PROJECT v6 - Adds MindManager import capability
Posted 6/01/2011 at 11:38 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
ConceptDraw PROJECT v6 can now import MindManager files that have built with either the Mac or PC based product.

AppViz 2.0 - Desktop analytics app adds new features
Posted 6/01/2011 at 11:37 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
AppViz 2.0 builds on the feature set of 1.0 and adds many new features including iAds, automated downloading, improved rankings, & support for the forthcoming Mac OS X 10.7 Lion.

Simon version 3.1 - Monitoring tools adds scheduling improvements
Posted 6/01/2011 at 11:32 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Simon version 3.1 includes improvements and fixes around scheduling tests and more.

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