prMac Tag 'Drive' prMac serves to enhance the visibility of press releases in the Mac world, offering Mac-centric news media distribution services as well as top-notch RSS feeds. © 2017 prMac en-us Chop Commute - See Traffic and Drive Times on Mac Menu Bar Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:00:00 CST Massachusetts based InchWest releases Chop Commute 1.61, a Mac app that takes the guess work out of daily commute by showing real-time traffic and drive times right on the Mac menu bar. Beat the traffic. Save time and money by leaving for work or home at the right time. No need to manually check the traffic on your phone to figure out the best time to get out of work. Long commutes or heavy traffic can easily be avoided by being strategic about when you leave to or from work. Install Disk Creator 1.0 Simplifies Creating a Bootable OS X Installer Wed, 21 Oct 2015 05:00:00 CST Auckland based MacDaddy today announces Install Disk Creator 1.0, their new installer disk utility for Mac OS X. Install Disk Creator simplifies the process of creating a bootable OS X installer from Apple's Mac App Store installation files. Formerly only accomplished via the entry of arcane commands into the Terminal app, Install Disk Creator makes the process of creating a bootable Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan install disk simple enough for any experience level user to perform. Jettison 1.4.1 - Auto-eject your disks before your Mac sleeps Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:00:00 CST St. Clair Software has released Jettison 1.4.1, an update to their application that automatically ejects external drives before your Mac goes to sleep. It eliminates the hassle of manually ejecting Time Machine backup drives, network server volumes and flash drives. Just close the lid of your MacBook and Jettison does it for you! Version 1.4.1 includes improvements to Jettison's logic for ejecting and remounting drives, as well as support for Yosemite's "dark mode" menubar. SIS Software releases Pocket Drive 1.0 - No Network Configuration Needed Tue, 01 Jul 2014 06:35:00 CST SIS Software announces Pocket Drive 1.00, their new productivity app for iOS. With no confusing network configuration needed, Pocket Drive allows users to wirelessly transfer files between a Mac or PC and their iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. With a single tap, Pocket Drive wirelessly connects a user's iOS device to OS X's Finder or Windows Explorer, which sees the iOS device as just another external hard drive. Users then simply drag and drop files from their Mac or PC to their iOS device. Jettison 1.4 - Close Your MacBook and Go Tue, 24 Jun 2014 05:00:00 CST St. Clair Software has released Jettison 1.4, an update to their application that automatically ejects external drives before your Mac goes to sleep. It eliminates the hassle of manually ejecting Time Machine backup drives, network server volumes and flash drives. Just close the lid of your MacBook and Jettison does it for you! Version 1.4 includes many improvements, including hotkeys to eject and remount disks, remounting of flash drives and more robust operation. MCE Ships 2TB Internal Hard Drive Upgrade for MacBook Pro, MacBook, mini Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:00:00 CST MCE Technologies (MCE) has begun shipping its 2TB internal hard drive upgrade kit for MacBook Pro, MacBook, and Mac mini systems. The $199 MobileStor Performance(R) upgrade kit consists of a high-performance 2TB, 5400RPM, 2.5" SATA hard drive to replace the system's original hard drive, an illustrated installation guide, installation toolkit, plus a portable, USB 3.0 external enclosure to house the original internal hard drive with cloning software to facilitate transition to the new drive. Windows to iPad/iPhone File Sharing just got Easy Tue, 04 Mar 2014 03:30:00 CST Indie UK developer, Chris Ridings today introduces My Drive for iOS 1.0, a new app that makes file sharing between your iPad or iPhone and your Windows PC easy. Acting just like a drive within Windows made this app unique on the App Store. Easily import files from other apps using "Open In" and choosing My Drive for iOS. The file is then instantly accessible in the My Drive for iOS app or in Windows Explorer on the PC. The app requires no client software to be installed on the Windows PC. MCE Ships First Internal Blu-ray Recordable Drive for MacBook Pro Thu, 23 Jan 2014 10:45:00 CST MCE Technologies (MCE) announced today that it has begun shipping the first-ever internal Blu-ray recordable drive for MacBook Pro. The MCE Internal Blu-ray Recordable Drive for MacBook Pro can record data and high definition video to 25GB, 50GB, and 100GB Blu-ray recordable discs and it can playback commercial Blu-ray movie titles directly on the MacBook Pro with included software. CD and DVD burning and playing are included. Retail price is $199 and available immediately. PhatWare Releases PhatPad 3.0 Note-taking and Presentation App for iPads Tue, 14 Jan 2014 16:00:00 CST PhatWare today announces PhatPad 3.0 for iPad, a note-taking and collaboration app featuring PhatWare's latest handwriting recognition technology. The popular handwriting recognition notes organizer for iPads features a new iOS 7 style user interface, and offers a wide range of new advanced features, including a new File manager supporting sync with the top four clouds, a custom page size supporting scroll & zoom, pages manager which allows users to rearrange pages using drag and drop, and more. Let's Defend Moscow! Drive on Moscow - iPad Strategy Game Now Available Thu, 21 Nov 2013 07:00:00 CST Shenandoah Studio today is proud to announce Drive on Moscow, the sequel to the hit Battle of the Bulge, is now available on the App Store. Drive on Moscow puts players in command of the largest battle of World War II, tasked to defend the homeland as the Soviets, or lead a bold push to seize the Russian capital as the Axis. Featuring turn-based gameplay and an award-winning UI design, Drive on Moscow is built from the ground up for iPad. Drive on Moscow is a great wargame experience. Jettison 1.3 - Close Your MacBook and Go Wed, 30 Oct 2013 05:00:00 CST St. Clair Software has released Jettison 1.3, an update to their application that automatically ejects external drives before your Mac goes to sleep. It eliminates the hassle of manually ejecting Time Machine backup drives, network server volumes and flash drives. Just close the lid of your MacBook and Jettison does it for you! Version 1.3 now remounts SD cards as well as other drives when you wake your Mac back up and helps you figure out why some drives can't be ejected. PhatWare adds Google Drive Synchronization to PhatPad app for iPad Thu, 19 Sep 2013 11:00:00 CST PhatWare announces today PhatPad documents can now be synchronized stored, and shared on four major cloud services including Box, Dropbox, SkyDrive, and now Google Drive providing convenient access to the PhatPad notes and presentations from Windows, Android, and iOS -based devices over the Internet. PhatPad users have the confidence that their notes are securely stored in the cloud service of their choice - and accessed from anywhere. CoreCode Updates SMARTReporter to v3.1 Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:00:00 CST CoreCode today announces the release of SMARTReporter v3.1, a significant update to its flagship offering for Mac users. SMARTReporter, available as a free update from the Mac App Store, is an application that warns of some hard disk failures before they actually happen. Version 3.1 includes new features like the ability to define arbitrary Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology, or S.M.A.R.T., attribute thresholds as well as bug fixes, performance and usability improvements. Power Your Mac with Stellar Drive ToolBox v2.5 Wed, 19 Dec 2012 09:20:00 CST Stellar Data Recovery; a trusted brand for do-it-yourself disk utilities, today released its power packed Drive Toolbox v2.5 that boosts Mac performance and keeps volumes running efficiently. The new Drive ToolBox is an improvement of its previous version with significant enhancements in most key utilities that are now faster and perform more efficiently. It has an easy user interface which has improved usability. The updated version is available to existing users as a Free Upgrade. Traffic Racer 1.1 update adds a new car, iPhone 5 support and more Fri, 26 Oct 2012 16:15:00 CST Independent game developer, Soner Kara announces Traffic Racer 1.1, the first update to its popular arcade racing title. One of the best looking and feeling 3D arcade-style car dodging game, Traffic Racer allows you to drive your car through highway traffic, overtake them, earn cash, upgrade your car and buy new ones. Version 1.1 adds a brand new car, full screen iPhone 5 support, Game Center achievements, better scoring system and more. Zombie Road Rage - From The Creators of Doodle Army - Rages Into iTunes Fri, 18 May 2012 10:40:00 CST The creators of the hit iPhone game Doodle Army have loaded a pickup truck with weapons: Shotgun, Chainsaw, Several Automatic Weapons, Hunting Rifle and more - to help Roy Rage drive his way across UnDeath Valley in Zombie Road Rage. Help Roy Rage an ardent "Redneck" drive one of two pickup trucks across UnDEATH Valley in pursuit of escaping from being eaten by an endless stream of zombies in the unforgiving "Zombie Apocalypse." Choose from a regular gas guzzling pickup truck or the electric. Winclone 3.0 for OS X - Image, Move, Resize Boot Camp Partition Tue, 03 Apr 2012 05:00:00 CST Twocanoes Software today announces Winclone 3 for OS X, an application that allows users to easily image, partition, and migrate the Boot Camp partition on their Mac. Apple's Boot Camp assists in the installation of Microsoft Windows operating systems on Macintosh computers. Winclone allows users to migrate data from one Boot Camp partition to another partition, hard drive, or computer with ease, or change the size of the Boot Camp partition. AirDisk Pro Turns iOS Devices Into Secure Wireless Flash Drives Fri, 16 Mar 2012 09:35:00 CST Published by App2Pro, AirDisk Pro turns any iOS device into a personal and secure wireless drive, allowing users to save, manage, edit and view files on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Connecting via Wi-Fi to either Mac or PC desktops allows files to be easily transferred via Finder or Windows Explorer and then viewed or edited directly on the device using a variety of included in-app utilities. AirDisk Pro allows users to use their device as a virtual wireless hard drive. Tiny Diggers Delivers Learning With Trucks For Kids On The iPad Fri, 17 Feb 2012 08:45:00 CST A unique and exciting edutainment app for kids hits the iPad and Mac: Canada based TouchTilt Games releases an educational game called Tiny Diggers for kids who love construction trucks and getting their hands dirty. Tiny Diggers is a fun and engaging educational game for Preschoolers, aged 2-5, that puts your child in the seat of popular construction trucks. Drive an excavator while mastering numbers, a dumptruck while learning colours, and a bulldozer to discover basic shapes. SMART Utility is All Bundled Up for February Wed, 15 Feb 2012 13:30:00 CST Volitans Software announces that SMART Utility is all bundled up as part of TheMacBundles' February Bundle. SMART Utility is an application to scan the internal hardware diagnostics system of hard drives SMART is a system built into hard drives by their manufacturers to report on various measurements of a hard drive's operation. It can be used to detect when a hard drive is having mechanical problems. TheMacBundles' innovative Build Your Own Bundle stores is a revolution in the bundle arena. Stellar Drive ToolBox 2.0 - Personal Genie for Your Mac Wed, 18 Jan 2012 09:00:00 CST Stellar a well-acclaimed name in the field of data recovery tools and disk utilities today announced the upgraded version of famous Stellar Drive ToolBox. Stellar Drive ToolBox2 helps you to manage & maintain your Mac and SAVE hundreds of dollars. You save many hours of time, security and peace of mind. The all new version contains 12 must have disk utilities that have been vastly improved and is Now 30% more efficient. Stellar is also offering a FREE bonus tool, Data Encryptor. Nektony Disk Expert - an Efficient Disk Space Manager for Mac Wed, 21 Dec 2011 14:20:00 CST Disk Expert is a powerful disk space analysis and management tool that helps you organize your hard drive content and free up disk space. Disk Expert visually displays the file system usage and allows you to work up the content of the drive and free up valuable disk space. The primary advantage of Disk Expert is that it provides detailed and accurate visual information about the content of your disk space. It enables you to analyze and manage the disks content usage and volume. Jettison 1.2 - Close Your MacBook and Go Fri, 09 Dec 2011 08:25:00 CST St. Clair Software has released Jettison 1.2, an update to their application that automatically ejects external drives before your Mac goes to sleep. It eliminates the hassle of manually ejecting Time Machine backup drives, network server volumes and flash drives. Just close the lid of your MacBook and Jettison does it for you! Version 1.2 allows you to choose which types of drives it ejects, and automatically remounts any drives that are still connected when you wake your Mac back up. Stellar Phoenix releases CD DVD Data Recovery for Mac Tue, 25 Oct 2011 08:00:00 CST Stellar Data Recovery today introduces Stellar Phoenix CD DVD Data Recovery for Mac v1. Featuring an interactive user interface, CD DVD Data Recovery for Mac is a handy tool that can recover data from all types of optical media such as CD, DVD, Blu-ray Disc, and HD DVD. It is designed specifically to recover and restore lost or inaccessible data from physically damaged or incorrectly burnt optical media. The tool allows you to preview all the recoverable files before actual recovery. Stellar Mac series of optimization tool now Lion compatible Tue, 13 Sep 2011 10:35:00 CST Stellar Phoenix today announces it's Mac Series of system optimization tool under Brand Stellar and Stellar Phoenix Data Recovery tools that are now compatible with OS X 10.7. Stellar Mac Tools are utilities that help user to maintain, repair, optimize, protect and recover their data from Mac. Stellar Mac tool includes system utilities like Speed up Mac, Drive Clone, Drive Defrag, Partition Manager, Mac Data Recovery, Entourage Repair and Photo Recovery. 360Works Releases DocuBin Enterprise Edition Fri, 17 Jun 2011 09:11:00 CST 360Works, a leading product developer and innovator, today announced the immediate availability of DocuBin Enterprise Edition. 360Works DocuBin Enterprise Edition allows users to access documents from any platform while on-the-go. WebDAV allows you to connect to DocuBin from your Windows or Mac OS X as easily as if you were connecting to a shared folder or mapped drive. The Web Client allows you to access your DocuBin files from any web browser. SMEStorage Brings Cloud Storage Providers Directly Into The Mac Desktop Fri, 15 Apr 2011 14:11:00 CST SMEStorage, the multi cloud data access company has released the first version of its Mac Cloud Tools. The Cloud Tools encompass a virtual Cloud Drive that is integrated into the Mac Desktop, a desktop to Cloud synchronization tool, and Cloud Files indexed and integrated into spotlight. Unlike other silo'd storage provider SMEStorage works as an abstraction layer above over 15 storage clouds and enables users to access and manage files from all the major storage vendors. Pleasant Software releases Birdie 1.6: Golf scoring on iPhone/iPod touch Thu, 28 May 2009 01:56:00 CST Pleasant Software announces Birdie 1.6, a major update to its golf scoring application for the iPhone and iPod touch. Birdie is perfectly suited for use on an iPhone or iPod Touch during a game of golf. It delivers all the features golfers expect from a golf scoring application. In response to the #1 feature request, version 1.6 enables users to start rounds in training mode. In this mode, Birdie tracks additional data like putts, drive length, fairway hit and more. Apple TV 320GB Upgrades from MacService Tue, 10 Mar 2009 11:01:00 CST MacService has announced 320GB Apple TV Upgrades. Unlock the full potential of your Apple TV by upgrading it to the largest drive available. You can now store up to 400 hrs of video, 72,000 songs or 200,000 pictures. No funky software, just the same elegant interface with more storage on demand. These drives are fully compatible with iTunes and other media player software. Includes new 320GB drive, free roundtrip shipping, installation, 3 year warranty, data transfer and a shipping container. MacService Announces SSD Drive Upgrades for the MacBook & MacBook Pro Mon, 02 Mar 2009 10:43:00 CST MacService has announced new Solid State Drive upgrades for the MacBook and MacBook Pro. You can now upgrade your MacBook to a super-fast 120GB or 250GB SSD. These drives boot faster, run quieter and improve application performance. All prices include free roundtrip shipping, installation, data transfer and a laptop shipping container. These drives include a mini-usb port for future external connectivity and come with a lifetime warranty. Freeridecoding updates BurnAgain FS to 1.0.3 Thu, 14 Aug 2008 21:58:00 CST Freeridecoding announces BurnAgain FS 1.0.3, a free update of their CD/DVD multisession burning utility for Mac OS X. BurnAgain FS makes it possible to change the content of a data CD or DVD simply using the Finder. The user can re-mount the disk like a hard drive volume and add or remove files, or even edit and change files several times. Disks burned with BurnAgain FS are readable without additional software on all platforms, as well as automatically preserving special Mac file attributes. Volitans Software Announces SMART Utility 1.2 Mon, 05 May 2008 22:02:00 CST Volitans software today announces SMART Utility 1.2, a significant update to the hard drive diagnostic scanning application. The new features include more readable attribute names, displaying the model family, sending additional information to the smartctl engine, and French localization. SMART Utility is an application to scan the internal hardware diagnostics system of hard drives. MacService Announces Free iPod Shuffle with 320GB Hard Drive Upgrade Wed, 05 Mar 2008 10:54:00 CST MacService today announced customers purchasing a 320GB hard drive upgrade will receive a free 1GB iPod shuffle (PRODUCT) RED. 320GB hard drive upgrades are available for $345 for both Apple MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops. This price includes free ground roundtrip shipping, installation and a laptop shipping container. Overnight roundtrip service is available for $79. Volitans Software Announces SMART Utility 1.1 Tue, 22 Jan 2008 00:00:00 CST Volitans Software today announces SMART Utility 1.1, a significant update to the hard drive diagnostic scanning application. The new features include software update functionality, highlighting failing drives in the list, automatically expanding drive listings, and a new icon. SMART Utility is an application to scan the internal hardware diagnostics system of hard drives. MacService Offers 30% Discount on 250GB Hard Drive Upgrades Tue, 11 Dec 2007 00:00:00 CST MacService announced a 30% discount on all 250GB 5400RPM hard drive upgrades for the month of December. You can now get a high capacity hard drive installed for your PowerBook, iBook, MacBook or MacBook Pro at low prices. All prices include free ground roundtrip shipping, installation and a laptop shipping container. Overnight roundtrip service is available. Introduces 200GB 7200RPM Hard Drive Upgrade Program Tue, 26 Jun 2007 00:00:00 CST MacService has introduced the first 2000GB 7200RPM hard drive upgrade program for MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops. For $395 the service includes a new Hitachi 200GB 7200RPM hard drive, professional installation, roundtrip shipping and data transfer. This is the fastest 200GB hard drive available, previous 7200RPM drives were limited to 160GB in size.