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Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.4 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.4

Preserves space savings of pure "cloned" files when copying from an APFS volume to another APFS volume. ($39.99 new, free update, 22.7 MB, macOS 10.15+)

SuperDuper 3.7 Agen Schmitz No comments

SuperDuper 3.7

Adds full compatibility for macOS 13 Ventura. ($27.95 new, free update, 9.6 MB, macOS 10.10+)

ChronoSync 10.3.1 and ChronoAgent 2.2.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

ChronoSync 10.3.1 and ChronoAgent 2.2.1

Brings enhancements and bug fixes to the synchronization and backup tools. ($49.99 new for ChronoSync, $14.99 new for ChronoAgent; free updates; various sizes, macOS 10.12+)

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.3 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.3

Adds official support for macOS 13 Ventura. ($39.99 new, free update, 22.6 MB, macOS 10.15+)

Backblaze 8.5 Agen Schmitz No comments

Backblaze 8.5

Updates the backup software's user interface and enhances its Safety Freeze feature. (Free with Backblaze subscription, 32.5 MB, macOS 10.9+)

ChronoSync 10.3 and ChronoAgent 2.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

ChronoSync 10.3 and ChronoAgent 2.2

Brings enhancements and bug fixes to the synchronization and backup tools. ($49.99 new for ChronoSync, $14.99 new for ChronoAgent; free updates; various sizes, macOS 10.12+)

Adam Engst 74 comments

Helping Senior Citizens Reveals Past Apple Lapses and Recent Improvements

After spending several days helping some elderly friends with their Macs, Adam Engst came away with a new appreciation for how difficult some aspects of Mac use are for older people. Some Apple efforts are a step in the right direction but may not be available to today’s users. And there’s plenty of room to improve.

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.2

Brings improvements and bug fixes to the drive cloning and backup utility. ($39.99 new, free update, 19.4 MB, macOS 10.15+)

ChronoSync 10.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

ChronoSync 10.2

Brings back support for bootable backups on M1-based Macs running macOS 12.4 Monterey. ($49.99 new, free update, 88.2 MB, macOS 10.12+)

Adam Engst 25 comments

International Verify Your Backups Day

What better day than Friday the 13th to check that your backups are actually working by restoring some critical files?

ChronoSync 10.1 and ChronoAgent 2.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

ChronoSync 10.1 and ChronoAgent 2.1

Tweaky maintenance updates for the synchronization and backup tools. ($49.99 new for ChronoSync, $14.99 new for ChronoAgent; free updates; various sizes, macOS 10.12+)

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.1.1

Maintenance release for the drive cloning and backup utility with a few key bug fixes. ($39.99 new, free update, 19,2 MB, macOS 10.15+)

Retrospect 18.5.2 Agen Schmitz 6 comments

Retrospect 18.5.2

Improves the Anomaly Detection feature that tries to identify ransomware activity. ($49 for Solo and $119 for Desktop new, free update, upgrade pricing available, 170 MB, macOS 10.8.5+)

SuperDuper 3.6.1 Agen Schmitz 5 comments

SuperDuper 3.6.1

Adds compatibility with macOS 12.3 Monterey and works around issues with asr (Apple Software Restore) replication. ($27.95 new, free update, 9.2 MB, macOS 10.10+)

ChronoSync 10.0 and ChronoAgent 2.0 Agen Schmitz No comments

ChronoSync 10.0 and ChronoAgent 2.0

Synchronization and backup tools now fully compatible with macOS 12 Monterey and M1-based Macs. ($49.99 new for ChronoSync, $14.99 new for ChronoAgent; free updates; various sizes)