Little Snitch 3.6.3 includes numerous bug fixes and improvements Posted 7/22/2016 at 17:47 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Little Snitch 3.6.3 includes numerous fixes including adding IKEv2 VPN support to Automatic Profile Switching detection; Fixed: A critical bug enabling potential attackers to circumvent the Little Snitch network filter (thanks to @osxreverser for the report); Fixed: Under rare circumstances Fast User Switching causes all connection without rules to be denied without showing an alert; Fixed: Alerts triggered via “ask rule” sometimes produce rules with “Until Quit” instead of “Once” lifetime; Fixed: Rare crash when searching for rules or suggestions in Little Snitch Configuration and other bug fixes and improvements.
WaterField Designs Introduces Bolt Laptop Backpack for Professionals Posted 7/15/2016 at 16:49 UTC in Hardware by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet WaterField Designs today announces the versatile Bolt Laptop Backpack. The spacious Bolt Backpack carries tech gear plus essentials for airport-to-conference, office-to-gym, or job-to-weekend activities. Featuring an easy-access laptop compartment and multiple pockets, the new Bolt Laptop Backpack is available in waxed canvas or ballistic nylon with full-grain leather accents, offering a relaxed, yet professional look; a welcome departure from typical sports or company-issued backpacks.
iFiles 2 File Manager for iOS released Posted 7/15/2016 at 16:48 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Imagam, Inc. today announces iFiles 2.0.0, an important update to its popular productivity app for iOS. iFiles enables iPhone & iPad users to do all the file management functions that they've been used to on a desktop computer. Download, upload and transfer files directly between services without required to first download then upload files. Version 2.0 has many new features like: SMB/CIFS support, synchronization support, tabs, redesigned interface, extension support, iPad split view support.
Reggie Ashworth releases AppDelete 4.2.7 - Uninstall Anything Posted 7/11/2016 at 20:29 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Independent software developer, Reggie Ashworth today announces AppDelete 4.2.7, 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.
Neoappz Introduces Text Extractor & Translator 1.0 for iOS Posted 7/11/2016 at 20:28 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Mobile application development company, Neoappz today introduces Text Extractor & Translator 1.0, their new travel app for iOS devices. Text Extractor & Translator is a useful app which instantly extracts, translates and reads text from printed material. It is useful for travellers to understand text written in foreign languages on printed material such as restaurant menus, ads or road side bill boards. It is also useful for extracting ,saving and sharing articles from books or magazines.
MailButler Upgrades Apple Mail Signatures and Makes Them Mobile-Friendly Posted 7/11/2016 at 20:28 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Berlin based developer, Feingeist Software GmbH announces MailButler 6303, the next update to their productivity boosting add-on for Apple Mail. With its various functions, MailButler simplifies, optimizes and streamlines working with emails in one's daily life. Version 6303 has improved email signatures, which are now responsive and can be viewed easily on mobile devices. Also, new infromation fields and social links have been added to all MailButler signature templates.
Mellel 3.5 adds text boxes, enhances image options Posted 7/11/2016 at 20:27 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Tel Aviv based developer, RedleX today announces Mellel 3.5, an important update to their popular word processor for Mac OS X. Mellel offers an unparalleled set of features allowing anyone to control how their document looks, including page, section, paragraph, and character styles, auto-titles, lists, footnotes, endnotes and more. Version 3.5 introduces text boxes, key improvements to image handling and smart-snap options for easy layout of items in a document.
Peek is launching a private live streaming app for friends and family Posted 7/05/2016 at 13:33 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet UK based Peek App Ltd today announces the upcoming summer release of Peek, its new private livestreaming app developed for iPhone. Peek centers around letting people instantly share live video with small groups of friends and family. Not only does this allow for more personal conversations to happen, but it also plugs directly into people's existing address books for a more social experience. Peek for iOS will be available to download from the App Store for free this summer.
Deliver Express Now Supports Microsoft Exchange Mail Servers Posted 7/05/2016 at 13:32 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Toronto based Zevrix Solutions today announces Deliver Express 2.5.13, a feature update its file transfer app that automatically sends files across the Internet and locally from watched hot folders with email notifications. Deliver Express can serve unlimited users on a network and supports FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3, WebDAV, Google Storage and other services. The new version lets users send automatic email delivery notifications via Microsoft Exchange SMTP servers.
Hide and view hidden files on Mac with Funter Posted 7/05/2016 at 13:32 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Nektony today introduces Funter 2.0, a free tool designed specifically to hide and view hidden files and folders on Mac. Funter gives anyone the ability to switch a file or folder's visibility in two clicks, making them hidden or unhidden. The app searches for files in system folders and package contents, even where Spotlight never looks for. Mac users can easily find, move and delete any file, including system and browser caches, and so much more.
Maintain Releases Cocktail 9.3.2 (El Capitan Edition) Posted 7/01/2016 at 13:09 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Maintain today announces Cocktail 9.3.2 (El Capitan Edition), the latest maintenance update for users running OS X El Capitan 10.11. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets users clean, repair and optimize their Macs. This version adds ability to disable volume and brightness control screen overlays and addresses some issues with System Integrity Protection. It also adds support for upcoming OS X 10.11.6 and adds compatibility with the latest versions of supported web browsers.
KeyCue 8.1 integrates with Typinator to display and insert snippets Posted 7/01/2016 at 13:08 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Ergonis Software today releases KeyCue 8.1, a new version of their highly acclaimed keyboard shortcut cheat sheet. KeyCue's elegantly simple solution displays an instant overview of the currently available keyboard shortcuts; application-specific menu shortcuts as well as system-wide hotkeys and user-defined shortcut descriptions. Version 8.1 now closely integrates with Typinator, and allows Typinator users to quickly show snippets in a head-up display and insert them with a click.
Late Night Software Launches Script Debugger 6 Posted 7/01/2016 at 13:08 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Late Night Software Ltd. today releases Script Debugger 6, the latest version of its award-winning AppleScript development software. Script Debugger has a 20+ year history, and during that time has been widely recognized for its excellence as an AppleScript development environment. The upgrade includes 25 new features and a raft of other tweaks and improvements, making it even easier to work on large projects, and to take advantage of new AppleScript features.
Reggie Ashworth releases AppDelete 4.2.6 - Uninstall Anything Posted 7/01/2016 at 13:07 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Independent software developer, Reggie Ashworth today announces AppDelete 4.2.6, 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.
BusyMac Releases the All-New BusyCal 3 for Mac and iOS Posted 6/25/2016 at 12:48 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet BusyMac today announces BusyCal 3, a major upgrade to its best-in-class calendar app for Mac OS X and iOS. Displaying calendars in Day, Week, Month, Year and List views, BusyCal offers innovative features and rock-solid support for syncing with iCloud, Google Calendar and Exchange. Version 3 has been completely redesigned leaving no pixel untouched. Every window, panel, font and user interface element has been redesigned with a more modern look that is visually stunning and a pleasure to use.
Remotix 4.0 Offers Powerful Remote Access to Any Computer from the Mac Posted 6/25/2016 at 12:48 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Perm based developer, Nulana LTD today announces Remotix 4.0, an important update to their powerful remote control application for macOS. Remotix allows users to quickly and easily connect with and remotely control any Mac or PC, directly from their own Mac desktop. The app offers screen sharing, file transfer, complete SSH tunneling support and more. Version 4.0 brings the ability to view several remote machines at once, RD gateway capabilities, and more.
SecuritySpy 4.0: Major Update to Mac OS X CCTV Software Posted 6/25/2016 at 12:47 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet UK based Ben Software today announces SecuritySpy 4.0, a major update to the premier multi-camera video surveillance software for macOS. With powerful recording features, remote monitoring and configuration, highly optimised code, and intuitive user interface, SecuritySpy can effortlessly handle demanding CCTV applications. Version 4.0 has a long list of improvements including 64-bit support, massive speed improvements, new capture features and a brand new user interface.
Maintain Releases Cocktail 9.3.1 (El Capitan Edition) Posted 6/25/2016 at 12:47 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Maintain today announces Cocktail 9.3.1 (El Capitan Edition), the latest maintenance update for users running OS X El Capitan 10.11. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets users clean, repair and optimize their Macs. This version adds ability to change number of Recent Places in the Open/Save dialogs and contains significant improvements on the "Clear applications caches" procedure. It also resolves a number of minor issues discovered in the previous release.
Tropical Software releases TopXNotes 1.8.2 Posted 6/25/2016 at 12:47 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Tropical Software today announces TopXNotes 1.8.2, an update to their award-winning, full-featured personal information manager developed exclusively for macOS. With TopXNotes, you drag and drop to create notes from any other text application or drag to import text and/or RTF documents. Once the information is created, TopXNotes' category system can be used to create categories that meet your needs or file them in folder-like groups. Version 1.8.2 provides performance enhancements and bug fixes.
Apple announces updated tvOS Posted 6/14/2016 at 0:45 UTC in Apple TV by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Apple announces an updated tvOS with enhanced Siri capabilities, light and dark UI, updated Photos and Music, Apple TV Remote App, HomeKit, Single Sign On and more.
Apple announces watchOS 3 Posted 6/14/2016 at 0:41 UTC in Apple Watch by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Apple announces watchOS 3 with significantly improved performance with instant launching apps, easier navigation, activity sharing, enhanced messages, SOS, HomeKit and more.
Apple announces macOS Sierra Posted 6/14/2016 at 0:38 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Apple announced macOS Sierra which adds Siri and has numerous updates to Continuity, Photos, Music, Apple Pay, Auto Unlock with Apple Watch, Universal Clipboard, iCloud Drive for Desktop and Documents and more.
Apple announces iOS 10 Posted 6/14/2016 at 0:36 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Apple announced iOS 10 with many new features include major updates to Messages, News, Maps, Music, Siri and more.
DEVONthink and DEVONnote 2.8.11 - Usability enhancements and more Posted 6/10/2016 at 22:44 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet DEVONtechnologies, LLC today updates all editions of its intelligent information and document manager DEVONthink as well as the smart notebook DEVONnote. DEVONthink 2.8.11 brings a revised view/edit pane, better compatibility to RSS 1.0 feeds, and user interface improvements. DEVONthink Pro Office also comes with a rewritten OCR metadata entry panel and email archiving enhancements. All editions fix minor bugs and glitches too. The updates are free and recommended for all users.
Merlin Project 4 beta is available - as well on the iPhone Posted 6/10/2016 at 22:43 UTC in iPhone by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet ProjectWizards today announces the public beta of Merlin Server and Merlin Project Go. The soon-to-be-released 4th edition of the most successful project management software for the OS X is all about collaboration. Merlin Project now makes it even easier to work on a project together - on the Mac or on the iPhone. Discover the many new functions here, which put Merlin Project's focus firmly on teamwork. You are going to be blown away!
A Better Finder Rename 10.07 for Mac OS X adds preset sharing feature Posted 6/10/2016 at 22:43 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet publicspace.net today announces A Better Finder Rename version 10.07, an update to their popular batch file renaming solution for Mac OS X. A Better Finder Rename has long been the leading file, photo, video and music renaming utility on the Mac. The app is a sophisticated tool that caters for the full range of file renaming tasks encountered by the creative professional. Version 10.07 adds the ability to export and import presets to enable smoother sharing within and across teams.
Reggie Ashworth announces VidConvert 1.6.6 - Video Conversion made Easy Posted 6/10/2016 at 22:43 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Independent software developer, Reggie Ashworth today announces VidConvert 1.6.6, an update to his popular video converter for Mac OS X. VidConvert is a video converter designed to make converting your videos simple and easy. VidConvert will convert just about any type of video into one of the many popular formats of today. Creating videos for your iPhone or iPad, for your Mac or TV, or formats such as DivX and MPEG are just a click away with VidConvert.
Default Folder X 5.0.5 improves reliability, speed, compatibility Posted 6/10/2016 at 22:42 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Today Denver-based St. Clair Software is pleased to release Default Folder X 5.0.5, an update to their award-winning utility for Mac OS X. Default Folder X enhances the file dialogs in all Mac OS X applications. It provides fast navigation to your files, convenient previews, integrated Spotlight tagging, and more. Default Folder X's custom keyboard shortcuts put your favorite and recent folders at your fingertips. This release improves reliability, speed and compatibility.
Internet Speed Test App 1.0 released for OS X - 99.8% Accuracy Posted 6/10/2016 at 22:42 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet AppYogi Software today introduces Internet Speed Test App 1.0, its new utility developed exclusively for Mac OS X. Internet Speed Test App features a unique, single threaded algorithm to accurately monitor the download and upload speed of the personal computer network. This convenient Menu Bar app uses a single connection to download the sample files which accurately simulates what is done in everyday use. It also allows the user to see their public IP with Mac address on the Menu Bar.
File List Export 2.0 is a Powerful Way to View Mac OS X File Directories Posted 6/03/2016 at 11:20 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet Independent developer, Giorgos Trigonakis today announces File List Export 2.0, the important update to his folder and file list exporting utility for Mac OS X. Users can simply select a folder, and the app will create a list of all files and subfolders on screen, and offers the ability to export the list to an Excel .xls. or .csv text file. Version 2.0 brings the ability to export the files list to a folder, as well as the ability to organize the files by kind, file extension, tag, and date.