Utility - Latest Releases
Default Folder X 4.6.5 adds features, improves compatibility
Apr 29, 2014 - Today, St. Clair Software delivers Default Folder X 4.6.5, an update to their award-winning utility for Mac OS X. Default Folder X enhances the file dialogs in all Mac OS X applications. 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 4.6.5 delivers several new features and improved compatibility with Mavericks and certain applications.
RamDisk from Power APP makes your Mac up to 40 times faster
Apr 28, 2014 - Power APP today introduces RamDisk for Mac OS, a new utility that can speed up a Mac up to 40 times and increases the lifetime of a Solid State Disk. RamDisk creates a virtual drive using the Mac's RAM. This virtual drive can be treated like any drive on the Mac - files and data can be stored, and applications can be installed and run on that drive. An image of this drive is stored on the SSD or hard disk of the Mac when it is shut down, and it is re-read at the next start up.
DriveDx 1.3 for Mac - Save yourself from Data Loss and Downtime
Apr 24, 2014 - BinaryFruit today announces the immediate availability of DriveDx 1.3, its latest solution for SSD and HDD health diagnostics and monitoring. As Mac OS X does not have a comprehensive drive health indicator, DriveDx fills a critical roll in measuring the overall health of both SSD and HDD drives. Because DriveDx tracks more indicators of impending failure than any other product on the market, users will get advanced warning before their drives fail.
With version 5.9, Ergonis Software is preparing for Typinator 6
Apr 15, 2014 - Ergonis Software today announces Typinator 5.9, the last maintenance update for the popular text expander for OS X. Typinator 5 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. Ergonis Software is preparing for the launch of the soon-to-come Typinator 6.0. This new major version will come with unprecedented features that take text expansion to the next level.
Maintain Releases Cocktail 7.4 (Mavericks Edition)
Apr 10, 2014 - Maintain has released Cocktail 7.4 (Mavericks Edition), the latest maintenance update for users running OS X Mavericks. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets users clean, repair and optimize their Macs. This version adds Retina support and OS X 10.9.3 compatibility. It also improves application launch time, adds ability to change default screenshot filename and ability to remove date and timestamp from screenshot filenames.
Presence remote file access app substantially drops price
Apr 10, 2014 - Presence 3.0.1, the remote file access app for Mac and iOS, has had its price reduced to $4.99 for a three month subscription, with a 14 day free trial. Presence provides internet access to all of a Mac's files from iPhone, iPad, Mac and PC, plus file and folder sharing with other people and remote viewing through the Mac's camera. The Mac app has entered the App Store for the first time, and the iOS client has been updated with a fresh look for iOS 7.
Scorpion Research releases Scorpion BarCode 2.50 for Apple OS X
Apr 09, 2014 - Scorpion Research today announces Scorpion BarCode 2.50, an update to its popular barcode creation software for Mac OS X. Scorpion BarCode helps with easy creation and printing of all major barcode symbologies in EPS or PDF file formats. Easily integrate Barcodes into popular database, spreadsheet and word processor applications. A command line version is also provided to build powerful scripted solutions. Version 2.50 is designed for OS X 10.9 Mavericks but works with OS X 10.6 or later.
No rest for sleepy disks with Disksomnia 4.0 from Digital Heaven
Apr 04, 2014 - UK based Digital Heaven today announces Disksomnia 4.0, a new version of the popular utility that stops hard disks from going to sleep. Waiting for disks to wake up can be a frustrating experience for content creators who frequently work with media files located on multiple disks. Disksomnia 4.0 has been completely rewritten as a menu bar app that works seamlessly in the background to keep disks awake, including those that ignore Energy Saver preferences.
Maintain Releases Cocktail 6.8.6 (Mountain Lion Edition)
Apr 03, 2014 - Maintain has released Cocktail 6.8.6 (Mountain Lion Edition), the latest maintenance update for users running OS X Mountain Lion 10.8. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets users clean, repair and optimize their Macs. This version adds ability to clear saved application states and the "Utilities" menu that allows quick access to miscellaneous utilities and assistants. It also contains improvements on the "Search for corrupted preference files" procedure.