November 17, 2008 in Mac OSX (E)
[prMac.com] London, UK - Dockland Software has announced Fantasktik 1.2, an update to their innovative taskbar application for Mac OS X Leopard. Displaying a clean and sleek user interface, Fantasktik is a powerful tool allowing users to easily switch between open windows and applications.
Among Fantasktik's unique features are the large document previews created with Leopard's Core Animation technology. Just hover on a window and Fantasktik will display a smooth animation to show the window contents, making window identification easy and fast.
Inspired by the new multitouch interfaces, Fantasktik introduces Click and Slide to browse through open windows. Click and Slide offers an intuitive way to see all windows while keeping a minimal interface. Even with many opened documents, finding a window is fast and easy. Fantasktik is also consistent with Mac OS X and groups windows by application.
Version 1.2 adds many new features and improvements:
* Ability to exclude applications from the bar
* Auto-hide or hide Fantasktik when selected applications are active
* Better support of applications having windows open in different Spaces
* Optimized version of Sidekick
* Fixed applications/windows bring-to-front
* Option to show the bar in all Spaces
Feature highlights include:
* Switch between windows with a single click
* Large windows previews
* 100% Core Animation
* Click and slide browsing
* Automatically group windows by application
* Collapse and expand windows of an application
* Mac OS X Version 10.5 Leopard
* Universal Binary for PowerPC and Intel
* 512 MB Minimum Ram
* 1.0 MB Hard Drive space
Pricing and Availability:
Fantasktik is available for only $9.99 (USD) and may be downloaded directly from Dockland Software website. A fully-functional, 15-day trial version is available.
Dockland Software is based in London, United Kingdom. Founded in 2008 by Corine Droux, Dockland's mission is to develop Mac software that improves the user experience by combining features and style. Fantasktik is Dockland's first application, with more projects in development for release in the near future. Copyright 2008 Dockland Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, Leopard, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.