October 2014 Archived News

Microsoft Outlook redesign and new Office in 2015
Posted 10/31/2014 at 15:39 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Microsoft has redesigned Outlook and plans to release a new version of Office in 2015 with redesigned versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote.

1Password 5.0.2 includes many bug fixes
Posted 10/31/2014 at 12:23 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
1Password 5.0.2 was updated with a large number of bug fixes including: Layout and graphics updates mean the 1Password uniform is the spangliest ever;1Password now plays with Firefox 32 and newer; 1Password 5 now automatically assimilates v4 licenses; When typing search queries, all letters now displayed; Macs with long names now sync with iOS over Wi-Fi and more.

Maintain Releases Cocktail 8.0.1 (Yosemite Edition)
Posted 10/31/2014 at 3:31 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Maintain today releases Cocktail 8.0.1 (Yosemite Edition), the latest maintenance update for users running OS X Yosemite. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets users clean, repair and optimize their Macs. This version addresses an issue in which Cocktail may fail to clear DNS cache, fixes compatibility issues with EtreCheck and contains other bug fixes and improvements. The update is highly recommended for all users of Cocktail (Yosemite Edition).

LinkOptimizer for Adobe InDesign Now Supports Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
Posted 10/31/2014 at 3:31 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Toronto based Zevrix Solutions today announces LinkOptimizer 4.9.28, a compatibility update to its popular workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Awarded 4 out of 5 stars by Computer Arts magazine, LinkOptimizer allows to reduce InDesign link size and speed up processing by eliminating excess image data, performs essential image adjustments, converts image formats and more. The new version makes LinkOptimizer compatible with the recently released Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.

Announcing CaptureSync - Multi-Camera Capture Software for Mac OS X
Posted 10/29/2014 at 14:46 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Bensoftware today announced the release of CaptureSync 1.0, a new multi-camera software product for the Mac. CaptureSync takes video and audio streams and records them to a single file, containing all streams synchronised together. CaptureSync is perfect for recording interviews, scientific experiments, psychological research, musical performances and sporting events, among many other uses. A 30 day trial of CaptureSync is available for download.

Signul Personal iBeacon System Unveils IFTTT Integration
Posted 10/29/2014 at 14:46 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
IoT Design Shop, the Internet of Things innovation centre at Finger Food Studios, today announced that it is actively developing an IFTTT Channel for Signul, the world's first personal consumer iBeacon solution. IFTTT is an online service that allows users to create tasks that combine different Internet-based services from one platform. By integrating with IFTTT, Signul users will be able to easily initiate automation in other IFTTT Channels.

Simplex Solutions Inc. Brings Secure Web Surfing via Private Browser
Posted 10/29/2014 at 14:46 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
New York based Simplex Solutions Inc. today introduces Private Browser 1.0, its revolutionary new secure web browser for iOS devices. Offering integrated Proxy technology with several methods of encryption, Private Browser features a clean & functional design and ensures fast connection speeds. This unique web browsing solution is based on the VPN Unlimited stack of technologies. Reliable methods of encryption guarantee ultimate online security while ensuring completely anonymous online surfing.

CS Odessa Announces Mac OS X User Interface Solution for ConceptDraw PRO
Posted 10/29/2014 at 14:45 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
CS Odessa announces the new Mac OS X User Interface Solution. The app provides a great toolset for developers and software product management professionals who use ConceptDraw PRO in their prototyping work. The new solution provides graphical user interface elements, UI patterns, and application icons that greatly simplify user interface likeness studies for OS X applications. The new Mac OS X User Interface Solution has been added to ConceptDraw PRO at no charge to our customers.

NeoFinder 6.6 for Yosemite
Posted 10/28/2014 at 11:58 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Norbert M. Doerner has released NeoFinder 6.6 (was CDFinder). The new version is certified for Yosemite, supports iCloud Drive, and is much faster with RAW files and archives. NeoFinder makes it easier than ever to keep track of your digital files, photos, songs, movies, fonts on hard disks, USB sticks, servers, Blu-ray disks, DVD-ROMs, CDROMs, and any other digital media. NeoFinder generates thumbnails and reads a lot of metadata during cataloging, for powerful search possibilities.

Audio Switcher 2.0 for OS X: Menu Bar Applet for Managing Audio Devices
Posted 10/28/2014 at 11:58 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Spike Software Inc. today announces Audio Switcher 2.0, its new utility developed exclusively for Mac OS X. Audio Switcher allows you to quickly switch your audio input and output between different audio devices. Automatically detecting when your audio devices are connected or disconnected, Audio Switcher resides in the Status Bar, making it conveniently accessible from any application. Version 2.0 expands support for a wider range of devices.

MOSO Releases Xmplify XML Editor for Mac OS X Version 1.6.0
Posted 10/28/2014 at 11:58 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
MOSO has announced the release of Version 1.6.0 of the Xmplify XML Editor for Mac OS X. Xmplify is a powerful XML editor built specifically for Mac OS X 10.6 , and provides a fully XML-aware editing environment with DTD and XML Schema-based auto-completion, automatic document validation, XSLT and XPath support, live HTML preview and much more. Version 1.6.0 adds support for extracting and displaying element specification details from XSDs and DTDs, plus fixes and other improvements.

BatchOutput PDF Now Supports Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
Posted 10/27/2014 at 17:21 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Zevrix Solutions releases BatchOutput PDF 2.2.9, a compatibility update to its solution to automate PDF printing with watched hot folders on Mac OS. Users only need to drop PDF files into hot folders and they will be printed automatically using the assigned output preset. BatchOutput PDF is a robust and affordable tool for users of any trade, whether it's print, publishing, education or financial sector. The new version makes BatchOutput PDF compatible with Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.

Audio Switcher 2.0 for OS X: Menu Bar Applet for Managing Audio Devices
Posted 10/27/2014 at 17:21 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Spike Software Inc. today announces Audio Switcher 2.0, its new utility developed exclusively for Mac OS X. Audio Switcher allows you to quickly switch your audio input and output between different audio devices. Automatically detecting when your audio devices are connected or disconnected, Audio Switcher resides in the Status Bar, making it conveniently accessible from any application. Version 2.0 expands support for a wider range of devices.

Minco 2 is a light weight time tracking app
Posted 10/26/2014 at 4:09 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Minco sits in your menu bar and is always at your fingertips to start tracking your time and includes support for many core OS X technologies such as Notification Center, Contacts and more.

Timing 1.47 tracks time spent on projects
Posted 10/26/2014 at 4:05 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Timing automatically tracks which documents you are editing, which applications you use, and the domains of the websites you visit.

BBEdit 11
Posted 10/24/2014 at 12:40 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
BBEdit 11 contains over two hundred additions, changes, and refinements including Improved syntax coloring, New Clippings system mechanics, New UI for Find Differences, Text Extraction, Numerous Editing Enhancements and an extensive Internal Modernization.

Introducing Pixelmator for iPad
Posted 10/24/2014 at 12:21 UTC in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
UK based Pixelmator Team today, announces the release of Pixelmator for iPad, an image editor that gives everything you need to create, edit and enhance images. The app makes it easy to do precise or artistic color corrections and comes with a set of top-quality retouching tools so you can easily make every picture absolutely stunning. Designed from the ground up for iPad, Pixelmator puts powerful image editing tools right at your fingertips.

Arq Backup 4.6.2
Posted 10/22/2014 at 16:09 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Arq Backup 4.6.2 fixed an issue where the backup process aborted if there's an error creating an FSRef on OS X Yosemite (because it's not a valid file for creating an FSRef).

GiftShopper Free released for iOS - Manage your Gift Lists Intuitively
Posted 10/21/2014 at 12:13 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
The GiftShopper app is a great aid for last-minute Thanksgiving and Christmas present shoppers, and it's ideal also for other special events like birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, graduations and more. Giftshopper has been featured by Apple in the USA and several other countries on the App Store's main page and consistently praised for its simplicity and effectiveness by users. The app made it to the Top10 Paid Finance Apps in the USA, Australia and Canada.

PhatWare releases WritePad 8.0 featuring a custom keyboard extension
Posted 10/21/2014 at 12:13 UTC in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Spokane based PhatWare today announces WritePad 8.0, an update to its wildly popular handwriting recognition and note-taking app for iPad. WritePad is an advanced notetaker app that lets you to take notes in your own handwriting, which is immediately converted to the digital text using PhatWares state-of-the-art handwriting recognition software. Version 8 now includes a handwriting recognition-based input method that can be enabled as an iOS 8 custom keyboard extension and used in any iPad app.

Noodlesoft Releases Hazel 3.3
Posted 10/21/2014 at 12:13 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Noodlesoft today announces Hazel 3.3, an update to its popular housekeeping utility for Mac OS X. Using Hazel's powerful rule engine, you can easily create workflows that keep your files organized automatically. Hazel also features options for managing your Trash and includes an intuitive application uninstaller. Version 3.3 introduces a new expanded preview interface, QuickLook support, expands custom attributes, as well as various tweaks for an optimal experience on Yosemite.

Arq Backup 4.6.1
Posted 10/20/2014 at 19:32 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Arq Backup 4.6.1 includes an updated menubar icon to work in Yosemite "dark menu bar" and if extra whitespace was copied/pasted into AWS key fields, it's removed automatically.

LightTable 2.0.1 is now available at the Mac App Store
Posted 10/20/2014 at 13:10 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
einstein's legacy today announced LightTable 2.0.1 for OS X. LightTable is an image cataloging application that lets users perform image comparisons and inspections on a virtual canvas. Users can move image items around just like actual prints on a physical light table. The 2.0.1 update features extensive internal re-engineering, adding more than 30 new GPU-image effects, canvas sharing, and a collection of new options for canvas automation.

Office 2011 14.4.5 - Fixes critical issues
Posted 10/20/2014 at 13:09 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Office 2011 14.4.5 fixes critical issues and also helps to improve security fixing vulnerabilities that can be used to overwrite the contents of your computers memory with malicious code.

Karelia Software Announces Yosemite Compatibility for All Mac Apps
Posted 10/18/2014 at 12:03 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Karelia Software today released a new Stars app, plus updates for Sandvox and The Hit List for Mac, with compatibility confirmed for Tangerine! The new Stars 5.0 is built from the ground up as a new version of the former 'I Love Stars' app, and requires OS X Yosemite. Reimagined and renamed Stars, the new version introduces built-in 1/2-star ratings and sports a new, more modern UI to function and look great in OS X Yosemite. Karelia Software also updated Sandvox and The Hit List for Mac today.

BBEdit 10.5.13 is a maintenance update
Posted 10/17/2014 at 16:06 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
BBEdit 10.5.13 is a focused maintenance update to address issues reported in BBEdit 10.5 through 10.5.12.

Little Snitch 3.4.2 adds fixes
Posted 10/17/2014 at 6:15 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Little Snitch 3.4.2 fixes an issue where a connection alert occasionally no longer appears after using the Research Assistant and updating Little Snitch prior to upgrading to OS X Yosemite is recommended.

1Password 5.0.1 updated for Yosemite
Posted 10/17/2014 at 5:26 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
1Password 5.0.1 has been fully redesigned for Yosemite; 1Password mini has a better, stronger, faster interface; 1Password mini now appears in the center of the screen when using opt+cmd+\\; and Added support for the Dark Side (er, Dark Mode).

Arq Backup 4.6 includes new features and bug fixes
Posted 10/17/2014 at 5:22 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Arq Backup 4.6 adds the following new features: 1) If agent is configured to check for app updates, agent will show a user notification when an update is available; 2) Added a "Remove Unreferenced Objects Now" menu item to the agent's menu which causes Arq to immediately clean up any objects at the destination that aren't referenced by any backup records; and 3) Added a quota check for Google Drive so that Arq stops backing up if Google Drive usage is within 1.5GB of the user's quota.

iScope Pro Releases New Version of Project Visualization and Management
Posted 10/16/2014 at 19:48 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Professionals and business owners have a sterling new way to manage individual and team projects. iScope Pro, the latest app from iScope SpA, is designed to serve as a one-stop resource for managing and visualizing projects. iScope Pro can be used to efficiently keep track of strategic planning, marketing, and more. Projects are effortlessly created, and then the user or team is able to interact with and follow each project until their completion.

Ready for OS X Yosemite: DEVONagent 3.8.2 and DEVONthink 2.8.1
Posted 10/16/2014 at 19:47 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
DEVONtechnologies, LLC today updates all editions of DEVONagent, its smart research assistant for OS X. Search the web like never before. DEVONagent Pro queries all major and minor search engines, weeds out all the junk, and presents the really good stuff nicely ranked the way you want. The update to version 3.8.2 gets all editions of DEVONagent ready for OS X Yosemite. Interface adjustments and other fixes make them compatible to Apple's newest Mac operating system.

Winclone and Boot Runner are OS X 10.10 Yosemite-ready
Posted 10/16/2014 at 19:47 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Twocanoes Software announces Yosemite compatibility for Winclone 4, Boot Runner, Geohopper for Mac and Push Diagnostics. Winclone 4 is an essential solution for cloning, resizing and migrating Boot Camp on the Mac. Winclone Pro 4 includes package installation features for mass deployment of Boot Camp in enterprise environments. Boot Runner provides full startup management of multi-boot Macs. Geohopper for Mac extends the notification and automation capabilities of Geohopper for iOS.

Apple releases new iMac with Retina display
Posted 10/16/2014 at 19:09 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple has updated the iMac with a 5K Retina display.

Apple updates Mac mini
Posted 10/16/2014 at 19:08 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple has updated the Mac mini with Haswell processors and also reduced the price by $100.

Apple releases iPad mini 3
Posted 10/16/2014 at 19:07 UTC in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple has released the iPad mini 3 which adds TouchID and an A8X processor.

Apple releases iPad Air 2
Posted 10/16/2014 at 19:06 UTC in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple has released the iPad Air 2 with TouchID, 18% thinner and A8X processor.

Apple releases Mac OS X Yosemite
Posted 10/16/2014 at 19:04 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple has released Mac OS X Yosemite as a free upgrade that is available for download now.

Outline 3.0 - huge update of popular digital notebook for iPad
Posted 10/15/2014 at 14:18 UTC in iPad by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Gorillized today announced the release of Outline v.3.0, the major update of the popular digital notebook for iPad. The impressive list of new features includes new handwriting mode, ability to create tables, hyperlinks, including inter, intra and wiki links; it works with PDF files, allows annotating and exporting them back for further usage with annotations saved. Moreover, it can attach any other files which can be viewed with corresponding third-party apps.

Maintain Releases Cocktail 8.0 (Yosemite Edition)
Posted 10/15/2014 at 14:18 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Maintain today announces Cocktail 8.0 (Yosemite Edition), a new edition of Cocktail that is fully compatible with the upcoming OS X Yosemite 10.10. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets users clean, repair and optimize their Mac. Cocktail's features are arranged into five categories that helps you manage various aspects of your computer, including Disk, System, Files, Network and the Interface. Note that Cocktail (Yosemite Edition) requires OS X Yosemite to run.

Open and Interact with Visio Drawings on Apple OS X, iOS and Android
Posted 10/15/2014 at 14:18 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Nektony today announces its next set of updates of VSD Viewer, the app that processes Microsoft Visio files on iOS and Android devices. VSD Viewer is a professional level Visio drawings viewer. Easily view, interact, share, print, convert to PDF any MS Visio drawing. VSD Viewer supports specific features required by professionals who needs to preview drawings in details - with Layers and even Shape Data. Any of VSD Viewers now support the latest Microsoft Visio themes including specific details.

Direct Remote iPhone App Updated For iOS 8
Posted 10/15/2014 at 14:18 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Independent developer, David Likosar, today announces Direct Remote 1.8, an update to his popular remote control utility for iOS devices. The Direct Remote app offers a new way to control DirecTV receivers connected to your home network. The app features quick tuning using up to 65 favorites and allows control of your receiver using intuitive gestures or a more traditional touch control. The 1.8 release adds support for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

PasswordWallet Increases Security With iOS Touch ID Fingerprint Unlock
Posted 10/15/2014 at 14:17 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Selznick Scientific Software today announces PasswordWallet 4.8.1, an update to its best-selling password management solution for iOS devices. PasswordWallet allows users to automatically sync all their passwords between iOS, Mac, Windows, and Android devices by encrypting and storing passwords and private information in one location, accessible with a single password. Version 4.8.1 can now unlock wallets with Touch ID on iOS, and adds the ability to generate random passwords from templates.

NetSnips - Track snippets of your favorite web pages on iPhone and iPad
Posted 10/15/2014 at 14:17 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
NetSnips, the popular productivity app for creating snippets from web pages, has just received a major update. With the universal app for iPhone and iPad users can track their favorite web pages visually with so-called web snippets. NetSnips updates all snippets regularly, which allows following content changes of any web page. This visual approach of following web pages is unique on the App Store. The new update adds landscape mode, iPhone 6/6 Plus support and includes many other improvements.

NetSpot 2.4 for Mac Adds More Wi-Fi Site Survey Features
Posted 10/13/2014 at 16:42 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Etwok, LLC released NetSpot 2.4, the award-winning Wi-Fi site survey app that brings Mac users a full-featured set of network survey tools, giving network professionals everything they need to optimize their wireless network for maximum coverage and efficiency. New features now accessible from Preferences include the ability to add an iperf3 server address for active scanning via TCP and/or UDP, import and export global AP aliases, and auto-clear old Discover Mode data.

Textkraft Pocket - the missing TextEdit for iOS 8
Posted 10/13/2014 at 12:24 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
infovole GmbH today introduces Textkraft Pocket 1.0, a professional text editor and note taking app for Apple's iPhone. Textkraft Pocket offers a broad variety of high level features. The easy and precise cursor navigation, a variety of selection guides and extended built-in dictionaries with synonyms are complemented by a solid base of import and export functions, keyboard enhancements and styling options. Printing and PDF creation is facilitated with an interactive WYSIWYG preview screen.

Shift Worker iOS8 update - now includes calendar sharing
Posted 10/13/2014 at 12:23 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Production Shed Pty Ltd today announces Shift Worker 1.5 for iOS8, a visual calendar and productivity app. Shift Worker is designed for people who work odd shifts or patterns outside the traditional working week. Shift Worker allows users to combine visually-attractive icons with descriptive characters, then plot them on the calendar so their shifts can be easily identified at a glance. Shifts can then be shared with friends and family or saved to the iPhone's background for quick reference.

SMS Export for iPhone - Backup SMS to Excel file using SMS Export Plus
Posted 10/13/2014 at 12:23 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
mTouchLabs today announces SMS Export Plus 1.6, their productivity app exclusively for iPhone and iPod touch. SMS Export Plus allows you to backup iMessages and SMS from your device to a Mac in .xls format. Using SMS Export Plus, you can archive and maintain records of all your messages at a single location in Excel file. Browse all backup messages in the .xls file very easily. You can filter messages by sender or sort messages by time and date.

Elite Keylogger Mac 1.4 - All Activity View and Automatic Log Recovery
Posted 10/10/2014 at 12:51 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Plano based security software firm, WideStep Security Software today announces Elite Keylogger for Mac 1.4, an update to the leading Mac keystroke recorder software. Elite Keylogger for Mac Pro allows invisible recording of most keystrokes, email, chats and websites visited, along with screen captures. The new version brings a new in-app "All Activity" view that combines keystrokes, chat logs and website history. The new release also brings automatic log backup and recovery for Pro users.

Little Snitch 3.4.1
Posted 10/10/2014 at 3:26 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Little Snitch 3.4.1 include the following fixes: Fixed an issue where the connection alert wasn’t responsive during OS X updates. Updating Little Snitch prior to updating to OS X Yosemite is recommended; Improved “Repair Path” functionality and added a “Repair” button when showing “Invalid Rules” suggestions; and Improved Automatic Profile Switching by adding support for latest versions of OpenVPN.

Scorpion Research releases Scorpion BarCode 2.60 for Apple OS X
Posted 10/08/2014 at 12:53 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Scorpion Research has announced Scorpion BarCode 2.60, an update to its popular barcode creation software for Mac OS X. Scorpion BarCode helps with easy creation and printing of all major barcode symbologies in EPS, PDF, PNG, or TIFF file formats. Easily integrate Barcodes into popular database, spreadsheet and word processor applications. A command line version is also provided to build powerful scripted solutions. Designed for OS X 10.10 Yosemite but works with OS X 10.6 or later.

PhatWare Releases WritePad Pro 1.5 Optimized for iOS 8
Posted 10/08/2014 at 12:52 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
PhatWare Corporation today announces WritePad Pro 1.5, the advanced word processing, note-taking, and handwriting recognition app for iOS devices. WritePad Pro's handwriting recognition feature can be especially useful on iPhone 6 Plus with 5.5-inch screen, which offers more space to write. The app also integrates with various system resources such as email, contacts, maps, iCloud, social networks, and others. WritePad Pro 1.5 improves its performance and compatibility with iOS 8.

App Tamer 2.0.4 saves power, quiets fans on Yosemite
Posted 10/08/2014 at 12:52 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
St. Clair Software today introduces an update for App Tamer, its Macintosh utility that manages applications to deliver more efficient CPU usage, increased battery life and quieter operation. App Tamer's unique AutoStop capability automatically slows down or pauses applications when you switch away from them, and then restarts them when you click back to them. This version delivers full compatibility with Mac OS 10.10 Yosemite.

Reggie Ashworth releases AppDelete 4.1.4 - Uninstall Anything
Posted 10/08/2014 at 12:52 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Independent software developer Reggie Ashworth has just released AppDelete 4.1.4, an update to his popular application deletion utility for Mac OS X. With a simple Drag & Drop, AppDelete will uninstall anything along with all of the associated items. Mac users will no longer have to hunt through their system to find and delete these items manually. AppDelete is a must-have utility for beta testers and casual users alike, and the perfect companion to any Mac fanatic's toolbox.

Transmit 4.4.8 includes full screen support
Posted 10/06/2014 at 19:46 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Transmit 4.4.8 fixes a problem syncing via iCloud; Added toggle fullscreen menu item; and new tabs no longer push the status bar off the bottom of the screen in full screen mode.

1Password 4.4.2 fixes a number of issues
Posted 10/06/2014 at 19:35 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
1Password 4.4.2 fixes a number of issues including: Fixed issue where saving a new login from the browser extension would only copy over the username and password fields; Fixed problem introduced in the previous beta where exiting the edit mode without any changes prompted the user to save or cancel; Fixed problem where backups could not be performed/restored in Mountain Lion; Fixed problem where newly saved items via the autosave window were not visible in the login category in 1Password mini; Fixed rare problem where 1Password does not connect to 1Password mini after update and a fresh download was required; Fixed crash when enabling/disabling the "Verify browser code signature" checkbox if the primary vault was locked; Fixed rare crash when displaying the details view for certain vulnerable items.

Twocanoes Releases Geohopper Beacons with iBeacon Technology
Posted 10/06/2014 at 19:09 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Twocanoes Labs announces the release of Geohopper Beacon, a location-based messaging beacon for iPhone. Geohopper Beacon includes iBeacon-compatible hardware, power adapter and iOS app. Geohopper Beacons can be placed in the home, garage, office or anywhere to automatically send notifications when arriving or leaving. Set up the beacon with one touch using the Geohopper app and the beacon is ready to go. No further setup or maintenance is needed.

Shaderific now with full support for iOS 8, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
Posted 10/06/2014 at 13:35 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Shaderific version 3.4 is available on the App Store now. Shaderific is an educational app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch that helps computer science students and experienced developers to get started with OpenGL ES 2.0 and OpenGL ES 3.0 shader development. The app makes it possible to write, compile and test shader programs directly on any iOS device without ever touching a laptop or desktop computer. Version 3.4 adds full support for iOS 8, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

Disk Tuner for Mac OS X - Clean, Optimize and Run your Mac Faster
Posted 10/06/2014 at 13:34 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Max Secure Software today introduces Disk Tuner 1.0.0, its new drive utility developed exclusively for Mac OS X. Disk Tuner frees up disk space by removing gigabytes of redundant files on your hard drive. This useful application helps speed up your Mac by clearing unnecessary data and applications from your drive. Users can easily clear application caches, erase redundant application logs, removes duplicate files, uninstall unused applications and widgets and so much more.

kEmoji brings themes, custom emoji, and more via iOS 8 keyboard
Posted 10/03/2014 at 14:17 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Boston based Atlantia Software today unveiled kEmoji 1.0.1, an all new iOS 8 Custom Emoji Keyboard. The app improves upon the default emoji keyboard by adding the ability to apply new color themes, a contextual search feature that produces suggested emoji based on text you've already typed, and even provides several packs of custom "kEmoji" (emoticons and GIFs that go above and beyond the Unicode emoji) that can be used in any app, directly from the keyboard.

Default Folder X 4.6.9 : Ready for Yosemite
Posted 10/03/2014 at 14:17 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Denver based St. Clair Software today releases Default Folder X 4.6.9, an update to their award-winning utility for Mac OS X. Default Folder X enhances the file dialogs in all Mac OS X applications. Its custom keyboard shortcuts put your favorite and recent folders at your fingertips. It provides fast navigation to your files, convenient previews, integrated Spotlight tagging, and more. Version 4.6.9 adds compatibility with Mac OS 10.10 Yosemite and the capability to decompress zip archives.

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