Posts tagged OS X

copyThing 5

Hamburg, Germany – crispSofties has introduced the all new copyThing 5, a Mac utility to transfer music and more from iPhone to iTunes. It is the successor to “iPod.iTunes 4.8” and has been completely re-written from scratch to significantly enhance & simplify the user experience. copyThing 5 connects with iPhones, iPads & iPods and makes it very easy to identify media content on those devices which is missing from your iTunes library. Media and Playlists can be synchronized with one click in various ways, including via a Transfer Wizard, and always without the fear of ending up with duplicates in iTunes. copyThing 5 also features Live Search and Media Preview, which works for audio as well as video content.  Continue reading »

App Cleaner

Odessa, Ukraine – Nektony has announced the release of App Cleaner, a new cleanup freeware utility developed exclusively for Mac OS X. App Cleaner was developed specifically to help anyone find and delete application service files that occupy not only disk space, but may influence on overall performance. The app also can look for leftovers or Remains – service files left after usual deletion by moving files into the Trash. With the help of App Uninstaller you may also reset all application settings and launch it as a first time.  Continue reading »

Get El Capitan features now in Yosemite

Roman Loyola has written this article on Macworld.com.   Continue reading »

15 Awesome Open Source Graphics Software

Gary Kampel posted this link on the UG InfoManager Facebook page with the comment. “I love lists.”  As any regular reader knows, so do I.

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Image2icon 2.0 for Mac Icon Creation

Image2icon 2.0 for Mac Icon CreationParma, Italy – Shiny Frog has announced the release of Image2icon 2.0 on the Mac App Store. Image2icon offers the easiest way for anyone to create their own Mac icons as well as customize folders and files. Since its first public release ten years ago, Image2icon has been downloaded hundreds of thousands of times and has became one of the favorite tools of the OS X community. Continue reading »

Quip

 Quip has released their spreadsheet and word processor for desktop machines. (Windows & Mac) They have had mobile versions and web versions for a while.
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Screenium 3

The screen recording tool Screenium has been released in version 3, and it’s featured big time by Apple on the Mac App Store. Screenium lets you record at 60 fps, offering optimum performance for tutorials, gameplay recordings or any other screen content. Screenium‘s powerful video editor comes with a comprehensive tool kit that helps you create the most sophisticated screencasts.  Continue reading »

2015: Top Ten Browsers

TopTenReviews.com has provided this rating service.
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70+ Best Free Alternatives

Ruchita Bamane posted this list of software that are alternatives to commercial software on June  13th on The Unlearner blog.

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Default Folder X 4.7.2

MADE IN AMERICA Default Folder IconDenver, Colorado – St. Clair Software has released Default Folder X 4.7.2. This version of its award-winning utility for enhancing Open and Save dialogs provides a fix for a bug in Mac OS 10.10.3 that causes some file dialogs in Adobe Photoshop and xb to grow larger and larger. It also addresses a bug which can cause Default Folder X to freeze and fixes several compatibility issues.  Continue reading »

How to change the default app for a file on OS X

We have gotten used to double clicking a file and having an app open it. However what do you do if  that app isn’t the one you want to use on a regular basis? Continue reading »

User Groups on Facebook June 20, 2015

Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook! If you’re not already with us, please feel free to jump in . . .

  • Apple announces replacement program for 3TB hard drive in some older iMacs
  • Apple’s Strong Stance on Privacy is starting to bear Fruit
  • How to create a bootable OS X El Capitan USB flash drive
  • How to change your LastPass password in wake of site hack

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MacFamilyTree 7.5 for Mac

Mainz, Germany – Synium Software GmbH has just launched version 7.5 of their popular and multi award-winning genealogy application that lets you to explore your own family history. Last year, Apple selected MacFamilyTree as one of the “Unforgettable Apps” of the last 30 years and recommended it on the Mac App Store welcome page countless times. Continue reading »

Marvelous Mac Apps

This article on ProductHunt.com lists some apps that we have mentioned in the past, but also several new ones.   Continue reading »

Emulsion

Melbourne, Australia – The Escapers has announced the release of Emulsion, a brand new photo library app for Mac OS X. Powerful, fast and flexible, Emulsion helps anyone manage their photos, apply filters, fix dust spots, adjust metadata and so much more. You can apply stunning filters, subtle adjustments, and create multiple versions of your important images.  Continue reading »