Utility - Latest Releases
ChronoSync Updated to Version 4.4.4
Jan 28, 2014 - Econ Technologies updates ChronoSync to version 4.4.4 and ChronoAgent to version 1.4.5. These updates include several fixes to ChronoSync and ChronoAgent. ChronoSync is the automated synchronization and backup application for Mac(R) OS X that can synchronize, backup, and create bootable backups. ChronoAgent is a utility that runs on the destination Mac and provides a direct connection to ChronoSync. For a complete list of fixes check out the release notes online.
App Tamer 2.0 - Extend Battery Life and Save CPU Power
Jan 22, 2014 - St. Clair Software today introduces an upgrade to App Tamer, its Macintosh utility that manages applications to deliver more efficient CPU usage and increased battery life. You can now monitor and optimize the performance of your Mac even more quickly and easily with App Tamer 2's completely revamped user interface. And in addition to automatically pausing applications when you switch away from them, App Tamer now offers the option to limit the amount of CPU power used by an application.
Default Folder X 4.6.3 fixes Open and Save locations
Jan 20, 2014 - St. Clair Software has released Default Folder X 4.6.3, 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 4.6.3 corrects a problem that could allow some applications to default to the wrong folder.
Typinator 5.8 suggests matching snippets as you type
Jan 13, 2014 - Ergonis Software today announced the release of Typinator 5.8, an improved new version of their popular text expander. Typinator is a powerful, yet elegantly simple solution that boosts your productivity by automating the process of inserting frequently used text and auto-correcting typing errors. Version 5.8 lets you define a hotkey to instantly search for matching snippets while you are typing, which is particularly useful if you have many snippets.
PDF Checkpoint Improves PDF Conversion to Images with Transparency
Jan 09, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions announces PDF Checkpoint 1.6.1, a maintenance update to its PDF preflight and conversion solution for Mac OS. Remarkably fast, PDF Checkpoint automatically preflights, exports as images, splits and optimizes Adobe PDF files. The program is equally suitable to process hundreds of files as well as single PDF documents. The new version improves PDF conversion to TIFF and PNG images with preserved transparency and addresses some issues related to output image resolution and size.
Mac task list app Taskdeck adds Cloud sync, iOS companion app
Jan 08, 2014 - Austrian indie Mac & iOS developer Karl Traunmueller today released a major update to Taskdeck for Mac, the Mac task and to-do list app. The new release adds, among other improvements, world-class Cloud sync that puts Taskdeck on par with big names like Wunderlist or Things. At the same time, an iOS companion app, Taskdeck for iOS, has been launched to bring the Taskdeck experience to mobile devices. Sync between desktop and mobile is handled by a new Cloud sync platform called Taskdeck Cloud.
Default Folder X 4.6.2 delivers better rebound, default folders, tagging
Jan 07, 2014 - St. Clair Software has released Default Folder X 4.6.2, 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 4.6.2 is a free update that delivers a number of compatibility and bug fixes.
SCSC Release SpotOff 2 and Spot-O-Meter 2 form Mac OS X
Dec 30, 2013 - Software and Computer System Company has released SpotOFf 2 with Spot-O-Meter 2 and Spot-O-Meter Mini for the Mac OS X operating system. SpotOff 2 is the next generation of the company's original product, SpotOff. SpotOff 2 takes full control of both Spotlight and Time Machine indexing related to the mds process, which has been problematic on many systems. With the new versions, a user can easily tell when mds indexing is out of control, and then turn it on and off as needed.
Zoom It for OS X - On-Screen Magnifying Loupe is now Mavericks ready
Dec 30, 2013 - Appatit today announces Zoom It 1.2.2, an update to their handy virtual magnifying glass app for OS X. Perfect for artists, engineers, designers, presenters, photographers, project collaborators or anyone who relies on corrective lenses, Zoom It provides an on-screen loupe that's always available but never in the way. Easily magnify any area of the screen from 5 to 45%. Version 1.2.2 adds support for multi monitor on Mavericks, as well as a fixed menubar icon on retina displays.