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Software Watchlist – Mac App Updates

Parallels Desktop 15.0 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Parallels Desktop 15.0

Addresses issues with Insider Preview beta releases of Windows 10 and Office for Windows. ($79.99 anual subscription for standard edition, $99.99 annual subscription for Pro and Business Editions, 204 MB)

Microsoft Office for Mac 16.28 Agen Schmitz No comments

Microsoft Office for Mac 16.28

Monthly maintenance release brings new features to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. ($149.99 new for one-time purchase, $99.99/$69.99 annual subscription options, free update)

Lightroom Classic CC 8.4 Agen Schmitz No comments

Lightroom Classic CC 8.4

Adds accelerated image editing with GPU support for smoother performance. ($9.99/19.99 monthly Creative Cloud subscription, free update)

GraphicConverter 11.0.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

GraphicConverter 11.0.1

Major new release for the Swiss Army knife of graphics programs adds macros and improves RAW image editing. ($39.95 new, free update, 151 MB)

Mailplane 4.1.4 Agen Schmitz No comments

Mailplane 4.1.4

Brings compatibility with the macOS 10.15 Catalina public beta, plus adds support for the Simplify Gmail extension and the DEVONthink 3 public beta. ($29.95 new, free update, 68.8 MB)

Keyboard Maestro 9.0 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Keyboard Maestro 9.0

Major update for the automation and clipboard utility adds Dark mode support, OCR for text in images, and JSON. ($36 new, $25 upgrade, 25.8 MB)

DEVONthink 3.0 Public Beta 6 Agen Schmitz No comments

DEVONthink 3.0 Public Beta 6

Sixth public beta with another round of extensive improvements and fixes for the information management app. ($99/$149/$499 new, free update, 90.5 MB)

1Password 7.3.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

1Password 7.3.2

Maintenance release focused on improving the password manager's stability. ($64.99 new, free update, 51.3 MB)

ChronoSync 4.9.4 Agen Schmitz No comments

ChronoSync 4.9.4

Maintenance release for the synchronization and backup app with a smattering of bug fixes and improvements. ($49.99 new, free update, 66.8 MB)

BusyCal 3.6.9 Agen Schmitz No comments

BusyCal 3.6.9

Adds the capability to display an attached graphic on all days of a multi-day event in Day view. ($49.99 new, free update, 22.2 MB)

BBEdit 12.6.6 Agen Schmitz No comments

BBEdit 12.6.6

Adds basic support for C++ raw strings and changing the alert behavior when searching for text and no appropriate match is found. ($49.99 new, free update, 13.7 MB)

macOS Mojave 10.14.6 Supplemental Update Agen Schmitz No comments

macOS Mojave 10.14.6 Supplemental Update

Addresses an issue that could prevent certain Macs from waking from sleep properly. (Free, 954.8 MB)

DEVONthink 3.0 Public Beta 5 Agen Schmitz No comments

DEVONthink 3.0 Public Beta 5

Fifth public beta for the recently upgraded information management app. ($99/$149/$499 new, free update, 90.5 MB)

Typinator 8.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

Typinator 8.1

Brings refinements and bug fixes to the recently updated text expansion tool. (€24.99 new, free update, 6.9 MB)

Security Update 2019-004 (High Sierra and Sierra) Agen Schmitz 19 comments

Security Update 2019-004 (High Sierra and Sierra)

Patches vulnerabilities that could allow a remote attacker to cause arbitrary code execution or view sensitive information. (Free, various sizes)