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Agen Schmitz

Agen Schmitz

Agen Schmitz has worked within the Apple eco-sphere since helping manage speaker content for Thunder Lizard Productions in the mid-90s. After spending time at Amazon in the early 2000s (as senior editor for the Electronics and Camera & Photo stores), he has continued to focus on e-commerce content and works with a variety of brands across retailers. Agen lives in Seattle with his wife and son (who, sadly, has moved onto Windows for gaming), loves making monthly music mixes, and is always dreaming of Iceland.

GrandPerspective 3.4.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

GrandPerspective 3.4.1

Revamps the the graphical disk usage utility's toolbar. (Free, 2.5 MB, macOS 11+)

Lunar 6.2.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

Lunar 6.2.1

Brings various improvements to the display brightness control utility. ($23 new, free update, 21.4 MB, macOS 11+)

Bookends 14.2.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Bookends 14.2.2

Maintenance update with enhancements and bug fixes for the reference management tool. ($59.99 new, free update, 109.6 MB, macOS 10.13+)

Thunderbird 115 Agen Schmitz 2 comments

Thunderbird 115

Open-source email client gains a plethora of visual and technical modernizations. (Free, 133.3 MB, macOS 10.12+)

Fantastical 3.7.16 Agen Schmitz No comments

Fantastical 3.7.16

Calendar app adds support for scheduling Skype Calls. ($56.99 annual subscription, free update, 70 MB, macOS 11+)

DEVONthink 3.9.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

DEVONthink 3.9.2

Brings an improved clutter-free Web capture option to the document and information manager. ($99 new, free update, 134 MB, macOS 10.14+)

Zoom 5.15.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Zoom 5.15.2

Updates the video conferencing app with enhancements to its Mail, Calendar, and Team Chat features. (Free, 101.1 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Mimestream 1.0.4 Agen Schmitz No comments

Mimestream 1.0.4

Maintenance release focused on bug fixes for the Gmail-specific email app. ($49.99 annual subscription, free update, 12 MB, macOS 12+)

1Password 8.10.8 Agen Schmitz No comments

1Password 8.10.8

Brings a grab bag of improvements and bug fixes to the password manager. ($35.88 annual subscription, free update, 4.8 MB, macOS 10.15+)

URL Manager Pro 6.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

URL Manager Pro 6.2

Adds Cut/Copy/Paste/Delete options to a bookmark's contextual menu. ($34.99 new, free update, 23.1 MB, macOS 10.13+)

Audio Hijack 4.2.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Audio Hijack 4.2.2

Brings several accessibility improvements to the audio-recording workflow app. ($64 new, free update, 36.6 MB, macOS 10.15+)

Affinity Designer, Photo, and Publisher 2.1.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

Affinity Designer, Photo, and Publisher 2.1.1

Maintenance releases focused on bug fixes for the three Affinity graphic design apps. ($69.99 new for each, free updates, various sizes, macOS 10.15+)

Pixelmator Pro 3.3.7 Agen Schmitz 2 comments

Pixelmator Pro 3.3.7

Photo editor introduces new Frequency Separation and Low Pass effects. ($49.99 new, free update, 574 MB, macOS 11+)

GraphicConverter 12.0.3 Agen Schmitz No comments

GraphicConverter 12.0.3

Adds direct access to saved Smart Folders and Smart Searches and improves QR code creation. ($39.95 new, free update, 230 MB, macOS 10.13+)

Mimestream 1.0.3 Agen Schmitz No comments

Mimestream 1.0.3

Maintenance update for the Gmail-specific email app, which recently graduated to 1.0 status. ($49.99 annual subscription, free update, 12 MB, macOS 12+)