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Mac OSX - Latest Releases
New Apple Mac Trojan Called OSX/Crisis Discovered by Intego Virus Team
Jul 24, 2012 - A new Apple Mac Trojan called OSX/Crisis has been discovered by Intego, the Apple security specialist. This Trojan horse has not been found in the wild, but it exhibits some anti-analysis and stealthing techniques that are uncommon among OS X malware. This threat works in OSX versions 10.6 and 10.7 - Snow Leopard and Lion and installs without need of any user interaction; no password is required for it to run. VirusBarrier X6 protects users from this malware.
MaBaSoft Releases Application Wizard 3.3.1
Jul 23, 2012 - MaBaSoft today announces Application Wizard 3.3.1, an update to their popular menu-based application launcher, quitter, and switcher for Mac OS X. With Application Wizard users can quickly open and quit single or multiple applications, switch between running applications, browse volumes and folders to rapidly open enclosed items, easily access recent files and folders, and preview images, music, movies, and documents. Version 3.3.1 solves the incompatibilities with Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.
OndeSoft Announces Release Of Onde iTunes Converter - Unlock DRM Music
Jul 16, 2012 - OndeSoft Corporation today announces the release of their new media converting software Onde iTunes Converter 1.01.5 for Mac OS X. Designed to unlock DRM protected media, Onde iTunes Converter allows users to play and share their purchased material across any and all of their media devices. Users may convert to all the most popular file formats, including: MP3, AAC, AC3, and more. Not limited to DRM protected media, the app provides the ability to convert any file to its many supported formats.
Thursby extends Mac smart card integration to Apple OS X Mountain Lion
Jul 12, 2012 - Thursby Software Systems, Inc., extends Mac smart card integration to Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion with PKard for Mac v1.2. PKard for Mac is the most widely deployed official and bring-your-own-device two-factor smart card authentication solution for Apple Macs. PKard for Mac meets the needs of DoD, Federal and corporate Mac users for simple and straightforward CAC, PIV, PIV-I or CIV smart card access to secure web sites, web VPN and secure Apple mail.
JotDot 1.0 for Mac - Notes Application with Seamless Saving
Jun 29, 2012 - UK based Velvet Rock Apps today introduces JotDot 1.0 for Mac OS X, their notes application with seamless saving. JotDot allows users to jot down ideas or copy and paste text for future reference and offers a powerful real-time search function. The application sits in the menubar and is immediately available via a keyboard shortcut or click of the mouse button or trackpad. Notes are saved automatically and seamlessly, as well as the app offers automatic spelling correction and more.
A Better Finder Rename 9.07 adds Retina-Optimized Graphics
Jun 26, 2012 - publicspace.net has released A Better Finder Rename 9.07, an update to the leading file, photo 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. Its streamlined interface includes an instant preview feature that eliminates guess work and reduces error. A Better Finder Rename adds retina-optimized artwork for the new MacBook Pro models.
MaBaSoft Releases Application Wizard 3.3
Jun 21, 2012 - MaBaSoft today announces Application Wizard 3.3, an update to their popular menu-based application launcher, quitter, and switcher for Mac OS X. With Application Wizard users can quickly open and quit single or multiple applications, switch between running applications, browse volumes and folders to rapidly open enclosed items, eject and mount disks, easily access recent files and folders, and preview images, music, movies, and documents. Version 3.3 features completely revised previews.
SmartDay Debutes in Top 25 of Mac App Store
Jun 13, 2012 - Announcing the release of SmartDay, an integrated calendar that automatically schedules tasks into the free time in one's day. SmartDay offers a unique approach to productivity by combining projects, tasks, and appointments all in the same view. A free web version connects SmartDay to its iPad companion, SmartPad, and to an upcoming iPhone version, allowing users to stay organized on multiple computers and devices. SmartDay debuted at 23 in the productivity section of the Mac App Store.
Type2Phone 1.5 - Polish Keyboard Layout - Enhanced AppleScript Support
Jun 07, 2012 - Houdah Software today announces Type2Phone 1.5. Type2Phone turns your Mac into a Bluetooth keyboard for your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. Every character you type into Type2Phone will appear on the mobile device it is paired with. Of course, you may also paste text from your Mac to the device. It also supports text selection and copy-paste operations on the iOS device. Type2Phone 1.5 expands AppleScript support, add a Polish keyboard layout and includes bug fixes.