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Software Watchlist – Mac App Updates

Doug McLean 1 comment

VMware Fusion 3.0.1

Enhances video and 3D graphics support, adds support for Ubuntu 9.10, increases 64-bit support, and fixes over 50 bugs. ($79.99 new, free update from 3.0, 186 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

Things 1.2.6

Improves compatibility with iCal syncing, adds support for Quick Entry autofill for Microsoft Entourage, and fixes a few crashing bugs. ($49.95 new, free update, 8.3 MB)

Doug McLean 3 comments

Keyboard Maestro 4.0

Refreshes the user interface, adds 64-bit support, improves hot key capabilities, and adds support for Growl notifications. ($36 new, $18 upgrade, 7.6 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

BusyCal 1.1

Adds 64-bit Snow Leopard support, mini-month calenders to the source list, support for three-finger scrolling, and several bug fixes. ($40 new, free update, 6 MB)

Doug McLean 6 comments

MacBook/MacBook Pro Optical Drive Firmware Updates

Address the noise made by the optical disc drive during startup and wake from sleep. (Free, 18.35/3.14/3.36 MB)

Doug McLean 4 comments

BBEdit 9.3.1

Addresses a slew of minor bugs, restores several desirable program behaviors and workarounds, and tweaks the Lua programming language module. ($125 new, free update, 16.1 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

Camino 2.0.1

Addresses several security and stability issues, improves ad-blocking, and enhances the crash reporter. (Free, 15.8 MB)

Glenn Fleishman 11 comments

AirPort Client Update 2009-002

Fixes bugs related to Leopard upgrades to Snow Leopard, Wake on Demand, and creating a shared AirPort network connection. (Free, 13 MB)

Doug McLean 1 comment

HandBrake 0.9.4

Improves the speed and quality of encodings, supports soft subtitles, and adds a new live preview window. (Free, 4.9 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

Labels and Addresses 1.5

Adds Google Map integration, new Christmas design sets and templates, and Aperture support. ($49.95 new, free update, 34.5/14.8 MB application/update)

Doug McLean No comments

Dialectic 1.5

Adds detection for incoming call on the iPhone, includes a Google Quick Search plug-in, improves call type detection, and enhances caller ID accuracy. ($25 new, free update, 7 MB)

Adam Engst No comments

Electric Sheep 2.7b21

Stops unwanted repeated downloads of the same sheep, adds metadata, and offers additional configuration. (Free, 16.5 MB)

Doug McLean 3 comments

Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 1

Brings improved reliability and security to Java SE 6 for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. (Free, 78 MB)

Doug McLean 3 comments

Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 6

Brings improved reliability and security to J2SE 5.0 and Java SE 6 for Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard. (Free, 122 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

Rumpus 6.2

Adds support for Growl, name and content file searching, improved iPhone compatibility, and email encryption. ($269 new, free update for purchases after 1 January 2008, paid upgrade otherwise, 10.7 MB)