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ChronoSync Now Supports Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage
Posted 4/18/2018 at 23:56 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Florida based Econ Technologies today announced that ChronoSync owners can now use the highly desirable Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage service as another option for cloud backup. ChronoSync is the multipurpose app for local and cloud backup, bootable clones, and folder synchronizing. ChronoSync can synchronize or backup to most anything you can connect to your Mac, including folders on your Mac, other Macs, PC's, and external drives.

Typinator 7.5 with new scripting features and 20 further enhancements
Posted 4/18/2018 at 23:56 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Ergonis Software today announced Typinator 7.5, a great new version of their highly acclaimed text expander. The new version extends Typinator's scripting possibilities by adding specific scripting functions that enable power users to control the processing of an abbreviation depending on its context. With a list of 20 further usability, stability, and compatibility improvements, version 7.5 is a must-have upgrade for every Typinator user.

Default Folder X 5.2.3 supports ForkLift, improves reliability and speed
Posted 4/16/2018 at 12:27 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
St. Clair Software releases Default Folder X 5.2.3 today, an update to their award-winning utility for Mac OS X. Default Folder X enhances the file dialogs of all Mac OS X applications. It provides fast navigation to files, convenient previews, integrated Spotlight tagging and more. Default Folder X's custom keyboard shortcuts put favorite and recent folders at your fingertips. Version 5.2.3 adds support for the ForkLift file manager and improves overall reliability and compatibility.

PDFpen 10 Adds Watermarks, Headers & Footers, and Enhanced Selections
Posted 4/16/2018 at 12:27 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
California based developer, Smile today releases PDFpen and PDFpenPro 10.0, a major new version of its all-purpose PDF editing tool for Mac. Users can easily add signatures, text, and images, make changes and correct typos, OCR scanned docs, fill out forms and more. Easily mark up documents with highlighting, underscoring and strikethrough. Version 10.0 introduces watermarks, headers & footers, and for Pro users, batch Optical Character Recognition.

SpeedScriber 2.0 adds five new languages and enhanced captions export
Posted 4/16/2018 at 12:26 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Digital Heaven today announced the launch of SpeedScriber 2.0 for macOS, a major update to the automated transcription app designed for professional content creators. SpeedScriber provides amazingly accurate transcripts from audio or video files at insanely fast speeds. Version 2.0 adds many new and useful features including support for Dutch, French, German, Italian and Spanish languages as well as export to iTunes Timed Text for creation of captions with the latest version of Final Cut Pro X.

myAlarm Clock App - Customize Your Wake Up & Alarm Clock Experience
Posted 4/16/2018 at 12:26 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Appgeneration today introduces myAlarm Clock, their new customizable alarm clock for iOS and Android devices. More than just an alarm clock, myAlarm Clock offers many features that allow you to customize your wake up experience. You can have the pleasure of waking up to your favorite radio stations, podcasts, music, recorded sounds, ringtones, relaxing sounds, or to the talking clock that informs you about the time, weather, the news and so much more.

MileBug 3.6 adds new MileBug Cloud powered by Google Firebase
Posted 4/04/2018 at 0:02 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Izatt Apps today announces MileBug 3.6 for iOS, an update to the popular GPS mile tracker. The new MileBug Cloud that comes with 3.6 is powered by Google Firebase for greater stability and reliability. It replaces the old cloud that had data issues. Previous cloud users get to create a new account for free. MileBug is a beautiful mile tracker app that makes it easy to track your tax deductible mileage on your mobile device. Come tax time, it's easy to export the trip log into beautiful reports.

Obvious Matter releases Fossils for macOS
Posted 4/04/2018 at 0:02 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Obvious Matter has released Fossils 1.1.1 for macOS. Fossils helps you clean up old and unused files from your computer. Quickly browse through your old stuff and preview the file's contents. The decide if you want to archive or delete using easy to use keyboard shortcuts. Fossils supports previewing a large number of file types, including images, movies, PDF, Word, Pages, Excel, Numbers, Keynote documents, zip files, and much more.

Tembo 2.2 - Easy and Effective Search for Files, Messages, Images & More
Posted 4/03/2018 at 0:31 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Houdah Software today releases Tembo 2.2, an update to the file search utility for Mac. Tembo is an efficient search tool that is based upon the Spotlight engine. It makes finding documents, mail messages, bookmarks, images and more as easy as possible. Tembo's strengths are its easy-to-use interface as well as the context sensitive filters to narrow down search results. Version 2.2 brings refinements and under-the-hood improvements.

KeyCue 8.7 - the last maintenance release before KeyCue 9
Posted 4/03/2018 at 0:31 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Ergonis Software today releases KeyCue 8.7, a new version of the company's highly acclaimed keyboard shortcut cheat sheet. KeyCue 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. KeyCue 8.7 is scheduled to be the last maintenance release for KeyCue 8, while Ergonis is already preparing to release the major version KeyCue 9 later this year.

Mellel 4.1 introduces DOCX support, Tracking, Word Spacing, and more
Posted 4/03/2018 at 0:31 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Word processing pioneer, Mellel today releases Mellel 4.1, a major update to its latest word processor. Mellel was built by a writer for serious writers, and is a global favorite among thousands of Mac professionals. Version 4.1 offers a host of new export capabilities and features for both its Mac and iPad versions. The list of enhancements give writers, editors, academics, and authors a better avenue to write and manage long and oftentimes complex content such as books and academic research.

Dejal Time Out 2.4 Adds Statistics and More Options
Posted 4/03/2018 at 0:30 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Portland based Dejal today announces Time Out 2.4, an update to their popular break reminder app for macOS. Using a computer for hours on end can lead to eye, back, and neck strain. Time Out 2 offers users gentle reminders to take breaks, allowing them to stretch and relax. Version 2.4 adds the ability to get statistics about the number of times a break has been postponed, skipped, and done, disable the postpone/skip buttons briefly, and more.

DEVONthink To Go 2.5 adds new security features and more
Posted 4/03/2018 at 0:30 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
DEVONtechnologies today enhances its mobile document and information manager DEVONthink To Go with passcode, Face ID, and Touch ID protection. Now featuring passcode, Face ID, and Touch ID protection, the update also extends the app's automation options with new URL commands and lets users find documents better with Spotlight. Version 2.5 improves Bonjour sync reliability, too, and fixes issues related to the Files app. The update is free and recommended for all users.

macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 Update improves the stability, performance, and security
Posted 3/30/2018 at 21:35 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
The macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 Update improves the stability, performance, and security of your Mac, and is recommended for all users and includes the following: Adds support for Business Chat conversations in Messages in the U.S.; Adds support for external graphics processors (eGPUs).; Fixes graphics corruption issues affecting certain apps on iMac Pro.; Allows jumping to the rightmost open tab using Command-9 in Safari.; Enables sorting of Safari bookmarks by name or URL by Control-clicking and choosing Sort By.; Fixes an issue that may prevent web link previews from appearing in Messages.; Helps protect privacy by only AutoFilling usernames and passwords after selecting them in a web form field in Safari.; Displays warnings in the Safari Smart Search field when interacting with password or credit card forms on unencrypted webpages.; Displays privacy icons and links to explain how your data will be used and protected when Apple features ask to use your personal information as well as a few more.

Little Snitch 4.0.6
Posted 3/23/2018 at 18:54 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Little Snitch 4.0.6 makes Silent Mode actually silent again. Starting in Little Snitch 4.0.5, processes with certain code signature issues caused Connection Alerts to appear even during Silent Mode. These appeared in more situations than we originally intended, though, so we redesigned how this works. Now, no Connection Alerts will appear during Silent Mode (as it was before Little Snitch 4.0.5), but you may see a notification in the top-right corner of the screen about connections being denied due to code signature issues.

FileMaker Pro 16.0.5
Posted 3/20/2018 at 2:06 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
FileMaker Pro 16.0.5 fixes a bug that affects only macOS High Sierra 10.13.

Quicken for Mac 5.5.5 adds a number of features and enhancements
Posted 3/20/2018 at 1:49 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Version 5.5.x improves support for Canadian customers, refines the Bills & Income view, fixes report and investment features and improves overall stability and performance across the product.

BBEdit 12.1.2 is a maintenance update
Posted 3/15/2018 at 14:46 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
BBEdit 12.1.2 is a focused maintenance update to address issues reported in BBEdit 12.0 through 12.1.1.

HoudahGeo 5.2: Photo geocoding solution adds Lightroom Classic support
Posted 3/12/2018 at 16:16 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Houdah Software announces HoudahGeo 5.2, a major upgrade to the photo geotagging tool for Mac. HoudahGeo tags photos with location coordinates and names. Standard EXIF, XMP, and IPTC geotags allow photo cataloging tools to organize and find photos by location. HoudahGeo works with Apple Photos, iPhoto, Aperture, and Adobe Lightroom. Version 5.2 adds support for Lightroom Classic, brings many enhancements to the geocoding workflow and adds support for newer EXIF tags.

LinkOptimizer for Adobe InDesign Improves Alpha Channels Processing
Posted 2/26/2018 at 14:39 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Zevrix Solutions announces LinkOptimizer 5.2.5, a maintenance update to company's workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. LinkOptimizer lets users automatically scale and crop images to their InDesign dimensions at specified target resolution, convert image formats, adjust colors and more. The new version addresses an issue in which alpha channels in PSD and TIFF files could be deleted during processing. The update also recognizes color profile in additional designated system locations.

Yummy Software Releases Yummy FTP Pro 2 Upgrade
Posted 2/26/2018 at 14:39 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
UK based Yummy Software today announces Yummy FTP Pro 2.0, a major upgrade to their flagship file transfer app. Yummy FTP Pro is an advanced Mac file transfer app which provides a full-featured professional toolkit combined with blazing speeds and impeccable reliability. Version 2.0 introduces a new, Retina-focused UI overhaul with streamlined local/remote file browser design, new navigation path bar, drag'n drop-enabled with integrated favorites, history, and so much more.

Prizmo Go 2.0 hits the App Store - Instant Text OCR for iPhone and iPad
Posted 2/26/2018 at 14:39 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Creaceed today announces Prizmo Go 2.0, a major upgrade to their text capture app for iPhone and iPad. Prizmo Go lets the user take a picture of printed or handwritten text and then recognize it using optical character recognition (OCR) technology. The recognized text can then be selected from the photo by swiping through it. Version 2.0 brings a new, more powerful, built-in neural network-based OCR in more languages, cloud-based handwriting recognition, and translation to 59 languages.

1Password for Mac 6.8.7 includes improvements and fixes
Posted 2/24/2018 at 0:00 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
1Password for Mac 6.8.7 has improvements and fixes including: Better username designation detection for sites like Bank of Montreal; Improved filling of expiration date and cardholder name on Swedish credit card forms; General improvements to Identity and Credit Card filling; JavaScript-friendly filling on DOCO Credit Union sign-in page (www.dococu.com); and Clarified the setup process for those without 1Password.com accounts.

BBEdit 12.1.1 addresses reported issues
Posted 2/21/2018 at 14:00 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
BBEdit 12.1.1 is a focused maintenance update to address issues reported in BBEdit 12.0 through 12.1 with detailed change notes available.

Gro CRM - The Popular Mac CRM Platform now includes Stripe Integration
Posted 2/21/2018 at 13:58 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
California based Gro Software LLC today announced a Gro CRM integration with Stripe. Gro CRM is a remarkably easy-to-use and intelligent Mac CRM software platform for small business contact management, customer relationship management and enterprise resource management made exclusively for Apple users and their devices. With the Gro CRM Stripe integration, it only takes a few minutes to start accepting payments and process credit cards with the Gro CRM platform.

YouLudi 1.0.2 released for iOS - Cultural Event Sharing App
Posted 2/21/2018 at 13:58 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
YouLudi S.a.s. releases YouLudi 1.0.2 for iOS, an important update to its cultural event sharing app. Offering the perfect social network for arts & culture, YouLudi was developed specifically for sharing world-wide cultural events, such as concerts, theatres, exhibitions, conferences and more, and where artists, musicians, book-writers, museums, theatres, institutions, universities and others are allowed to freely post their events. Version 1.0.2 fixes many minor bugs.

Default Folder X 5.2.2 improves speed, adds features and fixes bugs
Posted 2/21/2018 at 13:58 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Denver-based St. Clair Software releases Default Folder X 5.2.2 today, an update to their award-winning utility for Mac OS X. Default Folder X enhances the file dialogs of all Mac OS X applications. It provides fast navigation to files, convenient previews, integrated Spotlight tagging and more. Default Folder X's custom keyboard shortcuts put favorite and recent folders at your fingertips. Version 5.2.2 improves performance and compatibility while adding interface and AppleScript enhancements.

Swift Miles - Mileage Tracker for iOS - New Business Expense Tracker
Posted 2/15/2018 at 1:04 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
California based Tekton Technologies today announces Swift Miles - Mileage Tracker 1.1.1 for iOS, their new business expense tracker, for business users and employees to claim deductions. To make mileage logging extremely simple and efficient, Swift Miles provides automatic trip detection, automatic trip classification, mileage logging and actual route maps, with the additional benefit of consuming less battery power. This App also uses the latest IRS mileage rates for calculating deductions.

Intro app for learning names and faces: pre-orders open on iOS App Store
Posted 2/15/2018 at 1:04 UTC in iOS by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Auckland based Intro Limited today announces the up-and-coming release of their new personal network management tool. Intro focuses on learning names, recognizing faces, and retrieving information about people you've met. It's like Contacts, on steroids. Add people, make connections, create groups, and add a dated history of notes on each. Dial up avatars for people using custom illustrations, and easily use an avatar search later to identify people out of context. Coming this February 14.

Jumsoft's finance tracker Money 5 gets Direct Downloads, becomes free
Posted 2/15/2018 at 1:04 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Jumsoft today announces Money 5.3, an important update to their popular personal finance management app for macOS. Money offers a powerful, comprehensive and intuitive system designed to help you keep control of your financial life. Oversee your account balances, track your income and spending, keep budgets, and so much more. Version 5.3 offers Direct Downloads, local data backups, cryptocurrency support, and more under-the-hood improvements.

Hyperbolic Software releases Tidy Up 5 - Full-Featured Duplicates Finder
Posted 2/15/2018 at 1:03 UTC in Mac by Greg Nye | Permalink | Tweet
Hyperbolic Software releases Tidy Up 5.0.2 today. Tidy Up is the new generation of duplicate finding and disk tidiness app, developed exclusively for macOS. Tidy Up employs a completely customizable, fast and accurate search algorithm that scans any mounted drive volume. Tidy Up also has the capability to scan the databases of popular applications such as Lightroom, Photos and iTunes. Completely re-engineered, version 5.0.2 includes minor bug fixes, and developed with a focus on efficiency.

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