Posts tagged utility

Duplicate 1.0

MADE IN AMERICA Breckenridge, Colorado – MacDaddy has announced the release of Duplicate 1.0, its new productivity application developed specifically for OS X Yosemite. Duplicate enhances the OS X Finder‘s standard copy and paste functionality by making them more efficient and performing approximately 10% faster than the stock functions. While duplicate works via Finder just like standard copy and paste, its abilities are much more enhanced. In addition to Duplicate‘s greater efficiency and increased speed, it can also copy large folders, or even entire volumes at once.  Continue reading »

MacKeeper

I recently had a long time MUG member from Dallas contact me and ask about removing some adware that kept suggesting that he purchase MacKeeper.  Even though I had mentioned Adware Medic recently in an article, I couldn’t remember the name.  I was at work at the time and couldn’t spend the time to research.  I did remember that it was one piece of software I couldn’t get from Macupdate.com.
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MileWiz 1.6


 San Francisco, California – SilverWiz has announced the release of MileWiz 1.6, an update to their popular automatic mileage tracker for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. MileWiz is designed for everyone driving their personal car for business, charity, medical or moving purposes. It’s an automated mileage tracker that generates IRS-proof mileage logs, and helps claim tax deductions after qualifying miles. It’s an app that puts money back into your pocket.   Continue reading »

CleanApp 5 Reclaims Disk Space

Synium Software has announced the release and availability of CleanApp 5. If your Mac is getting slower and slower it could be because you’re running out of space on your hard drive. Continue reading »

Receive iOS notifications on your Mac

mTouchLabs has announced the the BLE notifier free Mac app and its iPhone companion app the BLE Notification Provider. First, you need to install the iOS app from the App Store and the BLE Notifier Free Mac app. When you open the app on your phone, it will ask to use Bluetooth on your Mac. You activate Bluetooth on your Mac, pair your iPhone and you’re done.  Continue reading »

Print Window 5.2

MADE IN AMERICA Shakopee, Minnesota – Searchware Solutions has announced the release of Print Window 5.2 for OS X, an update to their simple but powerful window printing utility. Print Window works seamlessly with the Mac OS X Finder, allowing users to generate and print a file listing of folders using several different methods including a simple key command, the Status menu, the Dock menu, or drag and drop.  Continue reading »

Winclone 5 Adds Backup for Boot Camp

MADE IN AMERICA Naperville, Illinois – Twocanoes Software has announced the release of Winclone 5, the premier Boot Camp cloning and migration solution for the Mac. New in Winclone 5 is Winclone Backup, a simple-to-use utility for backing up mission-critical Boot Camp user files. The company published a video tour of Winclone 5 that reviews the new product in detail.   Continue reading »

WritePad Handwriting Recognitions SKD for iOS 8

MADE IN AMERICA Spokane, Washington – PhatWare Corporation has announced the immediate availability of WritePad Software Development Kit (SDK), a new version of its multiplatform, multilingual handwriting recognition for iOS 8. The WritePad SDK 4.5 for iOS is now optimized for the latest version of iOS 8 Continue reading »

Audio Switcher for Mac OS X – Menu Bar Applet for Managing Audio Devices

 Audio Switcher for Mac OS X - Menu Bar Applet for Managing Audio Devices If you do a lot of audio, listening or recording on your Mac, you’ll want this: Audio Switcher allows you to quickly switch your audio input and output between different audio devices. Originally released in 2007, it supports a wide range of devices such as, Griffin Technology’s Powermate and other USB audio devices, Apple’s Thunderbolt monitors, AirPlay devices, such as the AirPort Express or Apple TV, along with Firewire devices and, of course, the built-in audio hardware of your Mac desktop or laptop.

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Cocktail 8.0 (Yosemite Edition)

Ekero, Sweden – Maintain has announced the immediate availability of Cocktail 8.0 (Yosemite Edition), a new edition of Cocktail that is fully compatible with OS X Yosemite 10.10. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets you clean, repair and optimize your Mac. Continue reading »

First 10 Apps to Install on Your Mac

Glenn Fleishman, another Take Control author has this article on Macworld.com.  Not sure that I agree 100%, but these are certainly worth considering.  Continue reading »

Typinator 6.4

 Perg, Austria – Ergonis Software has announced the release of Typinator 6.4, a 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. Across all applications, it detects specific sequences of typed characters and automatically replaces them with text snippets, graphics, URLs, dates and special characters.   Continue reading »

Free Label Templates for Pages

MADE IN AMERICA  Peekskill, New York – Worldlabel.com Inc. has released a large collection of free label templates for download for the word processor Pages which works on Apple Mac computers. The collection includes: address, shipping, CD, DVD, mailing and other types of labels and sizes. Making your own labels with Pages using these blank templates is easy and the set up time is quick.  Continue reading »

AppDelete 4.1.5 – Uninstall Anything

MADE IN AMERICA Anaheim, California – Independent software developer Reggie Ashworth has announce the release of AppDelete 4.1.5, an update to his very popular application deletion utility for Mac OS X. With a simple Drag & Drop, AppDelete will uninstall anything along with all of the associated items. Mac users will no longer have to hunt through their system to find and delete these items manually.  Continue reading »

First Movie-Maker App that Lets Users Add Video Stickers

  Cupertino, California – People who love taking videos with their iPhone – but aren’t thrilled about the amateur production values – can now download the groundbreaking new VOOL Animated Movie Maker & Editor with Stickers: the first and only professional movie-maker app that lets users easily add a set of animated movie stickers directly into their movies.   Continue reading »