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May 2012 Archived News

App Tamer 1.3 - Adds additional AutoStop options and bug fixes
Posted 5/30/2012 at 18:41 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
App Tamer 1.3 can be set to use AutoStop when your battery charge is below a certain percentage and now offers several AppleScript commands that let you to turn AutoStop on and off in your AppleScripts.

Indigo 5.1 - Adds support for new hardware
Posted 5/30/2012 at 18:39 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Indigo 5.1 includes support for the new INSTEON i2CS firmware which increases the reliability of INSTEON communication and two new INSTEON devices from Smarthome: the FanLinc, which enables multi-speed control of ceiling fans and dimming of attached light kits, and the new INSTEON Thermostat (2441TH).

Typinator 5.1 - Adds interactive input fields
Posted 5/29/2012 at 20:18 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Typinator 5.1 introduces new interactive input fields and a long list of more than 25 further enhancements.

Espionage 3.0 - Folder encryption utility
Posted 5/28/2012 at 7:07 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Espionage 3.0 has been rewritten and resdesigned from the ground up, and introduces enhanced security measures, including support for plausible deniability.

RocketDocs 1.1 - Create, open, preview, and share Google Docs
Posted 5/28/2012 at 7:06 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
RocketDocs 1.1 consolidates and organizes all the features of Google Docs and Google Apps in a single window, allowing users to create, open, preview, and share documents with one mouse click or one touch of the trackpad.

Tweetstreams 1.1 - Twitter monitoring app
Posted 5/28/2012 at 7:04 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Tweetstreams 1.1 features a minimalist interface and includes various filtering options that allow real-time monitoring of brands, keywords, current trends, individual accounts, groups of people and more.

Speedy 4.0 - Quick launch utility
Posted 5/25/2012 at 10:02 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Speedy 4.0 is a utility to quickly launch documents, folders, apps, and sites and also gives you tools to improve your work as multiple text Clipboard capability, workflows handling and keyboard shortcuts creation.

Route 1.2 - Adds additional search capabilities
Posted 5/25/2012 at 9:53 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Route 1.2 includes the ability to add new destinations by searching for businesses, contacts' addresses, and current location.

WritePad for iPad 6.3 - Adds palm rest technology
Posted 5/24/2012 at 12:33 PDT in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
WritePad for iPad 6.3 introduces new palm rest technology with smart context filtering.

Scrambler 1.1.2 - Quickly encrypt files
Posted 5/24/2012 at 12:32 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Scrambler 1.1.2 allows users to secure their files before sending them along unsafe places, such as to other Macs via untrusted email, instant messaging or cloud-based services.

Transmit 4.1.9 - Fixes an issue with the Transmit Disk menu
Posted 5/24/2012 at 12:01 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Transmit 4.1.9 fixes an issue with the Transmit Disk menu, another issue with Keychain Access troubles under Mac OS X 10.6, and updates Growl yet again.

PDF 1.8.9 - Adds ability to handle scanned books from archive.org
Posted 5/23/2012 at 14:40 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
PDF 1.8.9 can deal with difficult to rendered scanned books found on archive.org.

eWallet 7.3 - Adds iCloud support
Posted 5/23/2012 at 14:40 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
eWallet 7.3 now includes built-in iCloud support for free backup and sharing wallets between iOS 5 devices.

Microsoft Office 2011 14.2.2 Update - fixes critical issues and helps improve security
Posted 5/23/2012 at 6:29 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Microsoft Office 2011 14.2.2 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.

AppDelete 3.2.7 - Includes localization updates and other improvements
Posted 5/21/2012 at 6:03 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
AppDelete 3.2.7 includes various localization updates along with other miscellaneous improvements.

Remoter VNC 3.6.0 - Adds new in app purchases
Posted 5/19/2012 at 8:26 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Remoter VNC 3.6.0 includes two new in app purchases: a Password Manager, which allows admins to define username/password pairs that can be used in multiple sessions; and a grid based server selection user interface.

GraphicConverter 8 - Adds full 64-bit compatibility
Posted 5/19/2012 at 8:23 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
GraphicConverter 8 is now able to take full advantage of the latest 64-bit systems, allowing you to work with larger files and in less time.

TechTool Deluxe 3.1.4 - Adds Lion compatibility
Posted 5/16/2012 at 19:12 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
TechTool Deluxe 3.1.4 adds compatibility for Lion, Mac OS 10.7, provides a number of fixes for better performance on newer machines and improves localization for non-english languages.

WritePad 6.3 - Adds improved performance
Posted 5/16/2012 at 19:11 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
WritePad 6.3 features improved application performance and multilingual handwriting recognition technology supporting eleven languages.

FTP Pro 1.0 - FTP client for iOS
Posted 5/16/2012 at 19:10 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
FTP Pro 1.0 allows you to upload, delete files and create folders on a remote FTP Server.

Remoter Pro 1.0.1 - VNC from iOS
Posted 5/15/2012 at 20:33 PDT in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Remoter Pro 1.0.1 uses Bonjour to make setup a cinch, and also features a novel "virtual trackpad" to precisely control of the mouse cursor.

TypeStyler 11.3 - Includes numerous bug fixes and enhancements
Posted 5/14/2012 at 5:20 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
TypeStyler 11.3 includes numerous bug fixes and enhancements.

BBEdit 10.1.2 - Fixes a number of issues
Posted 5/12/2012 at 13:42 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
BBEdit 10.1.2 includes fixes for a number of reported problems.

Cocktail 5.3 (Lion Edition) - Fixes compatibility issues
Posted 5/10/2012 at 14:29 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cocktail 5.3 (Lion Edition) fixes compatibility issues with OS X 10.7.4 and Adobe Creative Suite 6. The update is highly recommended to all users of Cocktail (Lion Edition).

Path Finder 6.0 - Flexible file management utility
Posted 5/10/2012 at 14:28 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Path Finder 6.0 allows developers, writers, artists, and casual users to manage their files according to their own tastes, special needs, and workflows.

Yummy FTP Lite 1.0
Posted 5/10/2012 at 14:27 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Yummy FTP Lite 1.0 is a a basic version of the Yummy FTP app available on the App Store.

Memory Cleaner 2.2 - Now adds free memory in the menu bar
Posted 5/10/2012 at 14:26 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Memory Cleaner 2.2 sports a new menu bar icon, as well as now shows free memory in the menu bar.

NetShade 5 for Mac - Built on new server architecture
Posted 5/10/2012 at 14:26 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
NetShade 5 for Mac prevents your IP address from being sent to the sites you visit, providing a layer of privacy protection and a different geographical point of access. Version 5 is a major rewrite of the NetShade code across the app, as well as built on a new server architecture.

Cocktail 5.2 (Lion Edition) - Fixes compatibility issues
Posted 5/03/2012 at 14:55 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cocktail 5.2 (Lion Edition) fixes compatibility issues with Microsoft Office 2011 14.2 and Firefox 12.

Remoter Pro 1.0.0 - Remotely connect to Macs, Windows or Linux machines
Posted 5/02/2012 at 18:26 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Remoter Pro 1.0.0 uses Bonjour to make setup a cinch, and also features a novel "virtual trackpad" to precisely control of the mouse cursor.

Scrambler 1.1 - Secure files from menu
Posted 5/01/2012 at 17:32 PDT in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Scrambler 1.1 allows users to secure their files before sending them along unsafe places, such as to other Macs via untrusted email, instant messaging or cloud-based services.

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