Posts tagged utility

Optimize Your Wi-Fi Network with OS X

This article is from The Next Web.  In it “Boris” talks about a feature that was introduced in Mountain Lion OS X 10.8 and continues being available in Mavericks OS X 10.9.  Continue reading »

Cocktail 7.4 (Mavericks Edition)

MADE IN AMERICA Maintain has released Cocktail 7.4 (Mavericks Edition), the latest maintenance update of Cocktail for users running OS X Mavericks 10.9.Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets you clean, repair and optimize your Mac. Continue reading »

RIP – MacFixIt, Long Live MacIssues!

For many years, MacFixIt was the place to go for those needing help in troubleshooting their Macs.  Originally founded in 1996 by Ted Landau who published several books about Mac trouble shooting.  The first was call “Sad Macs, Bombs and Other Disasters.”   Continue reading »


MADE IN AMERICA I recently came across an article on Tuts+ titled “5 Simple Solutions to Common Mac Problems by Harry Guinnes.”  The fifth problem on the list is the fact that research has shown that exposure to screens late at night can interfere with your sleep.  Continue reading »

PopChar X 6.5

Hagenberg, Austria – Ergonis Software has announced PopChar X 6.5, a new release of the company’s award-winning tool for efficiently exploring fonts as well as finding and inserting special characters. PopChar X 6.5 comes with a new custom insertion technique, which leads to faster character insertion for many applications. Continue reading »

10 Tips to Speed Up Mavericks

This article at Apple Gazette is about how to speed up OS X Mavericks.   Continue reading »

Folx GO+

Developed by Eltima Software company, a download manager Folx GO+ can be downloaded from the Mac App Store. You can get Folx GO+ with an impressive set of options for downloading and managing files with a 50% discount price $9.99 for a limited time period only.   Continue reading »

My Media Collection App

Maybe you’re a film buff and can’t remember which Bond movies you own and which ones you don’t. If this sounds like you, you’re probably wishing you had a list of the films (or books) in your collection.   Continue reading »

Mac OS X Automation

I recently did a presentation to the Tulsa Users of Macintosh Society, (TUMS) about the Services Menu item in Mac OS X. In my research for that I came across this site that has a number of automation files available.   Continue reading »

Mac Data Recovery Guru 2.5

MADE IN AMERICA Breckenridge, Colorado – Mac OS X File Recovery has announced the release of Mac Data Recovery Guru 2.5, an important update to its data recovery utility for OS X. Mac Data Recovery Guru recovers all common file types from any kind of device due to user error, accidental formatting, hardware malfunction, or any other cause of data loss that does not involve overwriting the original file.   Continue reading »

MacUpdate Desktop

 I’ve have long advocated using as a place to get a lead on applications that we are needing to find.  Continue reading »

Stellar Launches V3 of its powerful cloning utility Stellar Drive Clone

 Stellar Launches V3 of its powerful cloning utility Stellar Drive Clone Stellar Data Recovery, globally acclaimed software publishers, today announced the launch of version 3 of their acclaimed drive cloning software ‘Stellar Drive Clone’. Continue reading »

World’s first Bilingual Spanish-English Children’s Text to Speech Voices

AssistiveWare and Acapela Group are have unveiled the first ever genuine, natural-sounding bilingual American Spanish-English children’s Text to Speech voices at the annual Assistive Technology Industry Association conference in Orlando, Florida. Continue reading »

GraphicConverter 9.1

Peine, Germany – Longtime Macintosh developer and publisher, Lemke Software GmbH has announced the release and immediate availability of GraphicConverter 9.1, an important update to its popular image utility for Mac OS X. Continue reading »


Frankfurt, Germany – Eltima Software is proud to announce that PhotoBulk app reached top 10 in the Photography category on the US Mac App Store with the incredible price $0.99!   Continue reading »