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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.

Bookends 14.0.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

Bookends 14.0.1

Maintenance release with improvements and bug fixes following the reference management tool's recent major upgrade. ($59.99 new, free update, 98.8 MB, macOS 10.13+)

TextExpander 7.0 Agen Schmitz 4 comments

TextExpander 7.0

Major update that brings improvements and a streamlined interface to the text expansion tool. ($34.95 new, free update, 38.9 MB, macOS 10.14+)

Default Folder X 5.6 Agen Schmitz No comments

Default Folder X 5.6

Adds support for macOS 12 Monterey and brings several improvements to the Open/Save dialog enhancement utility. ($34.95 new, free update, 15.5 MB, macOS 10.10+)

DEVONthink 3.8 Agen Schmitz No comments

DEVONthink 3.8

Notable update with a hefty number of additions and improvements to the document and information manager. ($99 new, free update, 135 MB, macOS 10.11.5+)

1Password 7.8.8 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

1Password 7.8.8

Brings support for adding file attachments to all item types in 1Password.com accounts. ($35.88 annual subscription, free update, 78.4 MB, macOS 10.13+)

Mimestream 0.29.2 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Mimestream 0.29.2

Brings a variety of new features, improvements, and bug fixes to the native macOS email client for Gmail. (Free, 8.5 MB, macOS 10.15+)

Audio Hijack 3.8.6, Piezo 1.7.5, and SoundSource 5.3.6 Agen Schmitz No comments

Audio Hijack 3.8.6, Piezo 1.7.5, and SoundSource 5.3.6

Bring initial compatibility with macOS 12 Monterey to the three Rogue Amoeba audio apps. ($49/19/39 new, free updates, various sizes, macOS 10.14+)

Pages 11.2, Numbers 11.2, and Keynote 11.2 Agen Schmitz 4 comments

Pages 11.2, Numbers 11.2, and Keynote 11.2

Improves collaboration and translation capabilities for the three iWork apps. (Free, various sizes, macOS 10.15+)

Nisus Writer Pro 3.2.2 and Nisus Writer Express 4.2.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Nisus Writer Pro 3.2.2 and Nisus Writer Express 4.2.2

Address crashes when running beta versions of macOS 12 Monterey and fix various bugs. ($65 and $26 new, free updates, 279/72 MB, macOS 10.11+)

Toast 20 Titanium and Toast 20 Pro Agen Schmitz 2 comments

Toast 20 Titanium and Toast 20 Pro

Major release for the venerable digital media suite provides support for both M1- and Intel-based Macs. ($99.99/$149.99 new, $59.99/$99.99 upgrade, 599 MB, macOS 10.14+)

Zoom 5.8 Agen Schmitz No comments

Zoom 5.8

Brings a variety of new features, improvements, and bug fixes to the video conferencing app. (Free, 25.8 MB, macOS 10.9+)

GraphicConverter 11.5.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

GraphicConverter 11.5.2

Adds support for exporting GPS waypoint data via GPX file and importing JPEG LS. ($39.95 new, free update, 263 MB, macOS 10.9+)

Fantastical 3.4.5 and Cardhop 2.0.6 Agen Schmitz No comments

Fantastical 3.4.5 and Cardhop 2.0.6

Maintenance updates for the Flexibits calendar and contact management apps. ($39.96 annual subscription, free update, 53.9/34.4 MB, macOS 10.13.2+)

Safari 15 Agen Schmitz 33 comments

Safari 15

Updates Apple's desktop Web browser with several new features, faster performance, and security updates. (Free, 121.9 MB, macOS 10.15+)

Mellel 5.0.8 Agen Schmitz No comments

Mellel 5.0.8

Adds support for communicating with Bookends 14 and fixes bugs. ($49 new, free update, 91.6 MB, macOS 10.9+)