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Agen Schmitz

Agen Schmitz

Agen Schmitz is a freelance writer and editor with a lot of Amazon time under his belt. Since leaving Amazon in 2003 (as senior editor for the Electronics and Camera & Photo stores), Agen has continued to work within the Amazon eco-sphere to help vendors bring clarity to their marketing content. He lives in Seattle with his wife and son, and is always dreaming of Iceland.

Timing 2020.12 Agen Schmitz No comments

Timing 2020.12

Adds support for M1-based Macs and fixes an issue that could lead to high CPU usage on Macs running macOS 11 Big Sur. ($42 annual subscription, free update, 35.3 MB, macOS 10.13+)

Quicken 6.0 Agen Schmitz 9 comments

Quicken 6.0

Major release for the financial management app introduces a new modern interface plus compatibility with macOS 11 Big Sur and M1-based Macs. ($35.99/51.99/77.99 annual subscription, free update for subscribers, 86.2 MB, macOS 10.13+)

Sip 2.5 Agen Schmitz No comments

Sip 2.5

Brings support for macOS 11 Big Sur to the menubar-based color picker app. ($10 new, free update, 10.4 MB, macOS 10.14+)

Yojimbo 4.6 Agen Schmitz No comments

Yojimbo 4.6

Adds native support for M1-based Macs and returns the Downloads window to the Window menu. ($30 new, free update, 9.4 MB, macOS 10.13.6+)

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 12.2.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 12.2.1

Adds compatibility with M1-based Macs and addresses multiple issues in macOS 11 Big Sur. ($79.95/$129.95 new, free update, 91.4/140.6 MB, macOS 10.13+)

1Password 7.7 Agen Schmitz 7 comments

1Password 7.7

Brings design improvements for macOS 11 Big Sur and enhances integration with Safari. ($64.99 new, free update, 57.5 MB, macOS 10.13+)

Zoom 5.4.4 Agen Schmitz No comments

Zoom 5.4.4

Adds the capability to share multiple desktop programs during a meeting instead of just a window or screen. (Free, 23.0 MB, macOS 10.9+)

GrandPerspective 2.5.3 Agen Schmitz No comments

GrandPerspective 2.5.3

Brings support for M1-based Macs and macOS 11 Big Sur to the graphical disk usage utility. (Free, 3.1 MB, macOS 10.9+)

Scrivener 3.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Scrivener 3.2

Adds compatibility with M1-based Macs and macOS 11 Big Sur to the long-form writing tool. ($49 new, free update, 85.3 MB, macOS 10.12+)

DEVONthink 3.6 Agen Schmitz No comments

DEVONthink 3.6

Updates the document and information manager with some necessary changes to ensure compatibility with macOS 11 Big Sur. ($99/$199/$499 new, free update, 115 MB, macOS 10.11.5+

Pixelmator Pro 2.0 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Pixelmator Pro 2.0

Major new release brings an all-new, more refined design, loads of new features, native support for M1-based Macs, and compatibility with macOS 11 Big Sur. ($39.99 new, free update, 217 MB, macOS 10.14.4+)

iStat Menus 6.5.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

iStat Menus 6.5.1

Adds support for M1-based Macs. ($9.99 new, free update, 28.8 MB, macOS 10.11+)

Firefox 83 Agen Schmitz No comments

Firefox 83

Improves speed and memory performance and adds pinch-to-zoom capabilities for Macs with trackpads. (Free, 73 MB, macOS 10.12+)

Nisus Writer Pro 3.2 and Nisus Writer Express 4.2 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Nisus Writer Pro 3.2 and Nisus Writer Express 4.2

Significant update adds support for macOS 11 Big Sur, M1-based Macs, and Dark mode. ($65 and $26 new, free updates, 277/71.7 MB, macOS 10.11+)

Hazel 5.0 Agen Schmitz 2 comments

Hazel 5.0

Major upgrade for the file automation and cleanup utility switches to a standalone app and adds support for macOS 11 Big Sur. ($42 new, $20 upgrade, 20.4 MB, macOS 10.13+)