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MacWise Version 14.2.5 Released -Terminal Emulation for Macintosh
Posted 9/30/2014 at 12:09 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Texas based Carnation Software releases MacWise 14.2.5, an update to its terminal emulation software for Macintosh. MacWise allows a Macintosh to be used as a terminal, connected to a host computer directly, by modem, local area network or over the Internet with telnet or ssh secure shell. MacWise emulates ADDS Viewpoint, Wyse 50, Wyse 60, Wyse 370, Televideo TV 925, DEC VT100, VT220 and Prism terminals. This new version is compatible with Yosemite Mac OS and is backwards compatible to Tiger.

Kallaxa releases WiFinder 1.0 - A GPS-Enabled WiFi Network Mapper
Posted 9/30/2014 at 12:08 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Calgary based Kallaxa Software today introduces WiFinder 1.0, a versatile GPS-enabled network scanning and mapping tool for Mac OS X. WiFinder allows anyone to locate open networks, or improve home network performance, with ease. This new app will GPS map WiFi signals relative to the user's position, graph signal strength over time, and provide a detailed overview of networks within range. It will automatically update the location of networks if it finds there is a better signal elsewhere.

DiNiCo releases tinyCalc 1.0 for iOS - New Calculator App and Widget
Posted 9/29/2014 at 14:56 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Boston based software company, DiNiCo today introduces tinyCalc 1.0, its new custom calculator app and widget for iOS devices. Full featured, yet simple-to-use, you will love how comfortable tinyCalc is to use with one hand, including on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The app allows you to see all of your functions; no need to rotate your phone to get to everything, and the minimalistic design lets you focus on what matters. Work in the app or in the widget; whatever you do syncs between the two.

Little Snitch 3.4 includes Yosemite compatibility
Posted 9/27/2014 at 4:31 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Little Snitch 3.4 includes added support for OS X Yosemite; Improved AFP support; Improved detection and handling of OpenVPN connections; Improved handling of terminated processes in connection alerts; Improved display of TCP connection states in Network Monitor; Improved detection of corresponding rules in Network Monitor; Improved indication of incoming and outgoing connections in Network Monitor; New search scope for incoming and outgoing connections in Network Monitor; Fixed rare installer crash caused by wrong file system permissions; Fixed a rare kernel panic and Minor bugfixes and improvements.

iOS 8.0.2 fixes Cellular and TouchID issues from 8.0.1
Posted 9/26/2014 at 13:49 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
iOS 8.0.2 has been released to fix Cellular and TouchID issues from the iOS 8.0.1 update.

Nulana releases Remotix 3 for Mac featuring Remotix Cloud
Posted 9/26/2014 at 2:36 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Nulana LTD today is proud to announce the release of Remotix 3.0, a major update of their fast and powerful remote access application for Mac OS X. Remotix with support for both VNC & RDP provides secure remote access to Windows, OS X and Linux-based computers. The newest version features Remotix Cloud that organizes all the Macs and PC's in a personal cloud and allows them to be accessed from anywhere.

Classic Drummer is now on Magzter
Posted 9/26/2014 at 2:35 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Classic Drummer, the magazine on vintage and collector drums with articles on classic drummers and gear, is now available on Magzter, the world's largest and fastest growing global digital multi-platform newsstand and magazine store. Classic Drummer has always been about influential drummers and their music. The magazine is packed with interesting features on the roots of drumming, the history of rock, its stars, bands, artists and so much more.

ABBYY Business Card Reader Is Now Free and Fully Supports iOS 8
Posted 9/25/2014 at 1:47 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
ABBYY today announces Business Card Reader Free 8.0, the free version of its business card reading application for iOS devices. Version 8.0 offers full support for iOS 8 as well as flexible licensing options. With the iOS 8 Extension feature, Business Card Reader recognizes contact data from business cards in Photos, Mail, web browser or any other application. Captured contacts are stored inside the CardHolder, a searchable digital archive of the app.

A Better Finder Rename 9.40 overhauls MP3/AAC/FLAC renaming features
Posted 9/25/2014 at 1:46 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
publicspace.net has released A Better Finder Rename 9.40, an update to the leading file, photo, video and music renaming utility on the Macintosh. A Better Finder Rename is a sophisticated tool that caters for the full range of file renaming tasks encountered by the modern creative professional.This latest release allows users to compose their own music renaming conventions by dragging and dropping tokens from the tag library.

Karelia Software Releases Sandvox 2.9
Posted 9/23/2014 at 20:02 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Karelia Software today releases Sandvox 2.9, a significant update to its award-winning website building software for OS X. Sandvox lets anybody, even non-experts, build beautiful, modern, feature-rich and standards-compliant websites. Sandvox requires no HTML, CSS or design experience. A free update to all Sandvox 2 customers, Sandvox 2.9 introduces a new Vimeo object, improves publishing performance, and now includes direct support for SSL security for FTP and WebDAV.

CS Odessa Adds Five New Network Solutions For ConceptDraw PRO
Posted 9/23/2014 at 20:02 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
CS Odessa today announces new Computer and Network Solutions for ConceptDraw PRO that has been added to the ConceptDraw Solution Park. The new solutions provide a great toolset for IT and network professionals who use ConceptDraw PRO. The new additions and updates to ConceptDraw PRO will empower IT and network professionals with extensive new libraries and objects for network layouts, rack diagrams,telecommunication network diagrams, vehicular network, and wireless network diagrams.

IP Camera Cloud for Mac is Released
Posted 9/23/2014 at 20:02 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
DComplex, LLC today announces the release of IP Camera Cloud for Mac: video surveillance software for home or small office. The product allows one to record video from up to 20 IP Cameras simultaneously on the Mac, or optionally copy the video to the Cloud and store it there for 30 days. Our advanced remote access apps for iPhone/iPad and Mac connect to the video recording Mac automatically, without the need to setup port forwarding or manually opening ports.

Typinator 6.2 adds powerful functions based on regular expressions
Posted 9/23/2014 at 20:00 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Ergonis Software today announces Typinator 6.2, a new version of their popular text expander. Typinator has been a leader in the field of text expansion software for nearly a decade. Typinator 6 introduced an extremely versatile new feature - to create expansions based on regular expressions. Typinator 6.2 adds new built-in functions (Count, List, Any, Index) that provide even more powerful applications of regular expressions.

First Hebrew vowel keyboard released for iOS8
Posted 9/22/2014 at 13:20 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Davka Corporation introduces Davka Nikud 1.0, a specialized Hebrew keyboard for iOS8 that enables the entry of vocalized Hebrew in apps for the iPhone and iPad. In the Hebrew language, 'niqqud' or 'nikkud' is a system of diacritical signs used to represent vowels or distinguish between alternative pronunciations of letters of the Hebrew alphabet. Davka Nikud is a useful add-on for anyone who needs to write Hebrew with accurate Hebrew vowel points, such as rabbis, Bible students, and scholars.

Arq Backup 4.5.5 includes numerous bug fixes
Posted 9/20/2014 at 3:06 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Arq Backup 4.5.5 includes numerous bug fixes including: Fixed an issue where unexpected JSON from Google Drive resulted in Arq thinking objects were much larger than they actually were, which could result in the budget-enforcement process deleting more backup records than it should; Fixed an issue where, after data validation, if there was no budget set Arq would not delete unreferenced objects; Fixed an issue with restoring "locked" files that resulted in Arq reporting an "Access to this item was denied" error.

HoudahGeo 4.0 - One-stop photo geocoding and geotagging solution
Posted 9/19/2014 at 12:38 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Houdah Software announces the immediate availability of HoudahGeo 4.0 - an upgrade to its one-stop photo geocoding and geotagging solution for the Mac. HoudahGeo is tightly integrated with iPhoto and Aperture Places. It offers a myriad of ways to geocode and publish photos. HoudahGeo 4.0 adds support for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite. This free upgrade is recommended for all users of Mac OS X 10.8 or later.

Apple releases Update to Apple TV Software
Posted 9/18/2014 at 12:16 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple released an update to Apple TV Software which brings it to version 7.0 and introduces a flattened user interface.

Apple releases iOS 8
Posted 9/18/2014 at 12:14 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple has officially released iOS 8 so it is available for download to any supported devices.

Camera Plus 4 for iOS 8 Redefines AirSnap, Brings Extensions and Handoff
Posted 9/18/2014 at 12:13 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Global Delight today announces Camera Plus 4.0, an update to their amazing yet simple-to-use camera app for the iPhone. Along with a new fullscreen preview, access to several capture controls on the revolutionary AirSnap and a new video focus mode for cinematic effects, Camera Plus 4 takes iOS photography to the next level. In addition, iOS 8 features like Handoff, Extensions and Family Sharing are bound to enhance the overall user experience.

Music+ App Updated to 2.1.2 - Optimized for iOS 8
Posted 9/18/2014 at 12:13 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Independent developer, Kesi Maduka today announces Music+ 2.1.2, an update to his popular music app for iPhone and iPod touch devices. Music+ is a music player app with a variety of features to enhance the user's listening experience. Music+ offers the option to crossfade between songs, access to over 10,000 internet radio stations, and control of the Up Next song queue. Music+ also includes a Downloader that allows users to use its Song Search plugin to find songs from SoundCloud.

WritePad Pro1.4 Featuring Improved Handwriting Recognition & Note-Taking
Posted 9/15/2014 at 17:33 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
PhatWare Corporation announces the newest update of WritePad Pro 1.4. The app features updated handwriting recognition technology, allowing the iPad to more easily understand a user's individual handwriting, in addition to offering improved spell check and multiple suggestions for words and phrases. and improved support for Adonit Jot stylus. For a limited time WritePad Pro is on sale from Sep. 15 - Sep 18.

PrivacyScan 1.6 Released for Mac OS X Privacy Protection
Posted 9/12/2014 at 13:32 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
SecureMac has released PrivacyScan v1.6, an update which adds improved compatibility with future versions of Mac OS X and also adds additional Firefox web browser support and fixes. PrivacyScan acts like a digital private eye, identifying hidden threats that can compromise privacy when accessed by advertisers or snoopers trying to see user activity. The latest version is designed especially for Mac OS X, adding features to securely wipe digital footprints left after using the computer.

Transmit Coming to iOS 8
Posted 9/11/2014 at 19:51 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Panic is in the process of bringing Transmit to iOS 8 to provide FTP capabilities on iOS.

PrivacyScan 1.6 Released for Mac OS X Privacy Protection
Posted 9/11/2014 at 19:50 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
SecureMac has released PrivacyScan v1.6, an update which adds improved compatibility with future versions of Mac OS X and also adds additional Firefox web browser support and fixes. PrivacyScan acts like a digital private eye, identifying hidden threats that can compromise privacy when accessed by advertisers or snoopers trying to see user activity. The latest version is designed especially for Mac OS X, adding features to securely wipe digital footprints left after using the computer.

Apple Watch
Posted 9/10/2014 at 1:39 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple Watch will come in 3 different versions including Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport and Apple Watch Edition versions. They have a multitude of styles and bands, including numerous watch faces, sensors, connectivity, fitness tracking, Apple Pay, Passbook and more.

iPhone 6 Plus with a 5.5 inch display
Posted 9/10/2014 at 1:32 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple released the iPhone 6 with a 5.5" Retina HD Display, A8 chip, Apple Pay and more.

iPhone 6 with a 4.7 inch display
Posted 9/10/2014 at 1:31 UTC in Apple by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Apple released the iPhone 6 with a 4.7" Retina HD Display, A8 chip, Apple Pay and more.

Mac Support for Xbox One Controller
Posted 9/10/2014 at 1:26 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Calgary based Stonelight Pictures today announces its Kickstarter campaign for a new Xbox One controller for Mac OS X. After almost a year since the Xbox One release, the Xbox One Controller is finally getting support for Mac. Right now it is up to 3rd party developers to come up with the support the consumers want. The Xbox has been a gold gaming standard for many years, and now with the release of the Xbox One controller, the best gaming controller on the planet is here.

Introducing Comburet 2.0 - Professional Auto-Find Burning App For OS X
Posted 9/05/2014 at 0:49 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Everdow today introduces Comburet 2.0, their new professional burning app for OS X. Comburet is an auto-find burning device that is a blending of their popular AudioBurner and DiscBurner applications with extra enhanced features. Localized in 74 different languages, Comburet can be used to burn music CDs and data folders as well as erase rewritable discs. Comburet also allows users to create DMG and ISO files as well as burn DMG and ISO image files. Comburet supports CD, DVD, and BD.

Ohanaware updates Backup To Go for OS X: 21 Changes, Yosemite Compatible
Posted 9/05/2014 at 0:49 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Ohanaware Co., Ltd. today announces Backup To Go 1.1, an update to their file backup tool for Mac OS X. Backup To Go was specifically designed to simplify the process of backing up important files and folders to disks that can easily be taken with the user. These include USB sticks, thumb drives, SD Cards and external Hard Disks. Version 1.1 includes 21 changes, to improve the stability and usability of the application, while also adding some new Premium features.

Answers 1.0.2 - Making Help Documents Just Got Updated
Posted 9/05/2014 at 0:49 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Indie developer, Tim Parnell today announces Answers 1.0.2, an update to his FAQ and Help documentation tool for Mac OS X. Versatile and easy to use, Answers uses a content-based approach to enable users to create better documents faster. Effortlessly build documents for local software help books, or publish to the web. This update comes just days after its initial launch and offers new tools for theme creators, fixes for Windows, and preparations for launch in the Mac App Store.

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