October 2013 Archived News

Jettison 1.3 - Remounts SD cards
Posted 10/31/2013 at 4:10 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Jettison 1.3 now remounts SD cards as well as other drives when you wake your Mac back up and helps you figure out why some drives can't be ejected.

HoudahSpot 3.8 - Adds support for Mavericks file tags
Posted 10/30/2013 at 0:07 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
HoudahSpot 3.8 adds support for Mac OS X Mavericks file tags. New tools help you keep Open Meta and Mavericks tags in sync.

Together 3.1 - Support Mavericks Finder tags
Posted 10/30/2013 at 0:07 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Together 3.1 integrates with Finder tags on OS X Mavericks, improves iCloud libraries, adds a Quick Open feature and includes many other new features and improvements.

Weather Notifications 1.1 - Send weather alerts at specified times
Posted 10/26/2013 at 23:54 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Weather Notifications 1.1 lets you pick when you want to receive an alert and if you want a daily summary of the weather or if you want to customize your alert.

nocknock 1.0 - chat via Bluetooth
Posted 10/25/2013 at 22:37 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
nocknock 1.0 lets you chat with anyone via Bluetooth.

iBank for iPad 2 - Redesigned for iOS 7
Posted 10/25/2013 at 22:36 UTC in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iBank for iPad 2 has been fully redesigned to take advantage of the updated user interface in iOS 7.

Hazel 3.2 - Supports Mavericks tags
Posted 10/24/2013 at 4:51 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Hazel 3.2 adds support for Mavericks tags.

Winclone 4.2.2 - Adds compatibility with Windows 8.1
Posted 10/23/2013 at 5:15 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Winclone 4.2.2 adds compatibility with Windows 8.1 to create a complete copy of the Windows Boot Camp partition for quick recovery or migration to another Mac.

Arq Backup 3.3
Posted 10/22/2013 at 20:43 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Arq Backup 3.3 adds support for new Sydney Glacier region and includes a number of bug fixes.

iPad mini - New iPad available in November
Posted 10/22/2013 at 18:19 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iPad Air adds a Retina display as well as an A7 processor, MIMO Wi-Fi, 10 hours of battery life, 5MP camera, dual microphones and more.

iPad Air - New iPad available November 1
Posted 10/22/2013 at 18:17 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iPad Air is a new thinner iPad weighing under 1 pound with an A7 processor, MIMO Wi-Fi, 10 hours of battery life, 5MP camera, dual microphones and more.

iWork - Redesigned and rewritten for OS X and iOS
Posted 10/22/2013 at 17:50 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iWork have been completely redesign for iOS and have been rewritten from the ground up for the Mac. They are fully file compatible across all platforms and devices with a all new UI and now available for free with a new Mac or iOS device.

iLife - New for OS X and iOS
Posted 10/22/2013 at 17:45 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iLife has been updated for both OS X and iOS both including integration with iCloud and are available for free with a new Mac or iOS device.

Mac Pro - Available in December
Posted 10/22/2013 at 17:38 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Mac Pro will ship in December starting at $2999 with OS X Mavericks preinstalled. Includes 3.7GHz quad-core Xeon, 12GB RAM, dual D300 FirePro GPUs with 2GB of RAM each, 256GB SSD using PCIe flash storage, Thunderbolt 2, supports up to 3 4K displays, HDMI 1.4 and more.

MacBook Pro - New 13 and 15 inch versions
Posted 10/22/2013 at 17:29 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
MacBook Pro is being refreshed with new 13 and 15 inch versions. Both have retina displays, are faster with Haswell chips, thinner than prior versions with more battery life, 802.11ac networking and Thunderbolt 2.

OS X Mavericks - Available today for free
Posted 10/22/2013 at 17:25 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
OS X Mavericks will be available as of today and is now free to all Mac users regardless of the version you are currently running.

Cocktail 7.0 (Mavericks Edition) - With 10.9 compatibility
Posted 10/22/2013 at 13:03 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cocktail 7.0 (Mavericks Edition) is a new edition of Cocktail that is fully compatible with the upcoming OS X Mavericks 10.9.

Blurify 1.0 - Create custom blurred wallpapers
Posted 10/17/2013 at 23:54 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Blurify 1.0 creates custom blurred wallpapers that perfectly fit the new flat and blurry style of iOS 7 and the colorful line-up of new devices.

Money 4.5 - Adds Dropbox support
Posted 10/17/2013 at 23:53 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Money 4.5 includes a number of improvements, including full support for the upcoming OS X Mavericks. Most importantly, it features a brand new Dropbox functionality, which allows users to store Money documents on the popular cloud service and access them from a Mac, iPhone, or iPad.

MailShot Pro 3.1 - Supports Google changes
Posted 10/17/2013 at 0:29 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
MailShot Pro 3.1 brings support for Google changes, expands search and matches colors with the iPhone 5s.

1Password 4.0.2 - Improves performance
Posted 10/12/2013 at 17:08 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
1Password 4.0.2 improves application performance and fixes the problem where item attachments might be lost when an existing item is modifled and synced with another Mac using Dropbox.

Little Snitch 3.3 - Adds compatibility with OS X Mavericks
Posted 10/10/2013 at 16:58 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Little Snitch 3.3 is now compatible with OS X Mavericks, added a welcome window to Little Snitch Configuration to help you get started and numerous other improvements.

Cocktail 5.6 (Lion Edition) - Adds ability to hide spotlight menu
Posted 10/10/2013 at 9:42 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cocktail 5.6 (Lion Edition) adds ability to hide the Spotlight menu bar icon and ability to rebuild Mail's Envelope Index database. It also contains many improvements on the "Clear System caches" and "Clear user caches" procedures.

KeyCue 7.0 - Includes a new look
Posted 10/10/2013 at 1:57 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
KeyCue 7.0 offers a fresh new look with customizable themes, column headings for shortcut groups, arbitrary textual descriptions for shortcuts, and further great new features.

Quay 1.1.5 - Adds Mavericks support
Posted 10/07/2013 at 14:42 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Quay 1.1.5 adds support for OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) to the dock extension utility.

1Password 4.0 - Mavericks compatibility and iCloud sync
Posted 10/04/2013 at 1:14 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
1Password 4.0 includes Mavericks compatibility, iCloud syncing and has been completely rewritten for the Mac.

Cocktail 6.8.1 (Mountain Lion Edition) - Contains numerous improvements
Posted 10/04/2013 at 0:22 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cocktail 6.8.1 (Mountain Lion Edition) contains improvements to the Pilot scheduler, addresses an issue in which Cocktail may crash at startup and fixes compatibility issues with QuarkXPress 10.

VSD Viewer 4.0 - Adds display of the shape date
Posted 10/03/2013 at 1:30 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
VSD Viewer 4.0 extends VSD Viewer for Mac with ability to display the shape date of the MS Visio objects.

Timelytics 1.0.1 - Personal time tracker
Posted 10/03/2013 at 1:28 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Timelytics 1.0.1 is a new app for tracking personal time. Instead of timers, it uses a plain list of daily activities with time stamps.

Cocktail 7.0 Beta 3 (Mavericks Edition)
Posted 10/03/2013 at 1:26 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Cocktail 7.0 Beta 3 (Mavericks Edition) contains major improvements to the Pilot scheduler. The scheduler will be automatically disabled after installing this update and have to be enabled manually.

Contacts Duster 5.0.1
Posted 10/01/2013 at 17:10 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Contacts Duster 5.0.1 was updated for iOS 7 and CloudSync functionality.

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