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Software Watchlist – Mac App Updates

macOS Catalina 10.15.7 Supplemental Update and Security Update 2021-002 (Mojave) Agen Schmitz 1 comment

macOS Catalina 10.15.7 Supplemental Update and Security Update 2021-002 (Mojave)

Patches security vulnerabilities in Catalina and Mojave. (Free, various sizes, macOS 10.15.7 and 10.14.6)

ChronoSync 4.9.13 and ChronoAgent 1.9.9 Agen Schmitz No comments

ChronoSync 4.9.13 and ChronoAgent 1.9.9

Synchronization and backup tool addresses several issues with Big Sur. (49.99 new for ChronoSync, $14.99 new for ChronoAgent; free updates; 67.3 MB, 26.7 MB)

Homebrew 3.0 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Homebrew 3.0

Command-line package manager adds support for M1-based Macs. (Free, macOS 10.14+)

Gemini 2.8.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Gemini 2.8.2

Introduces a new Duplicates Monitor feature that notifies you immediately when a new duplicate file appears. ($19.95 new, free update, 47.8 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Mailplane 4.3.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

Mailplane 4.3.1

Adds support for the new Google Calendar offline mode. ($29.95 new, free update, 78.2 MB, macOS 10.12+)

PopChar X 9.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

PopChar X 9.1

Maintenance update for the character discovery and font exploration utility. (€29.99 new, free update, 5.1 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Zoom 5.5.1 Agen Schmitz 2 comments

Zoom 5.5.1

Enables meeting hosts to play a video file as shared content and adds a blurred background option. (Free, 24.1 MB, macOS 10.9+)

Pixelmator Pro 2.0.5 Agen Schmitz No comments

Pixelmator Pro 2.0.5

Maintenance release improves launch speed by around 20% and increases the maximum intensity of the Sharpen adjustment. ($39.99 new, free update, 225 MB, macOS 10.14.4+)

BusyCal 3.12.3 Agen Schmitz No comments

BusyCal 3.12.3

Adds support for using natural language input in the Go To Date window. ($49.99 new, free update, 31.9 MB, macOS 10.11+)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.25 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.25

Brings a smattering of bug fixes and improvements to the drive-cloning and backup utility. ($39.99 new, free update, 19.4 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Security Update 2021-001 (Catalina and Mojave) Agen Schmitz 8 comments

Security Update 2021-001 (Catalina and Mojave)

Patches security vulnerabilities in Catalina and Mojave. (Free, various sizes, macOS 10.15.7 and 10.14.6)

Quicken 6.1 Agen Schmitz 9 comments

Quicken 6.1

Introduces new reconcile functionality and more consistent behavior for saving reports. ($35.99/51.99/77.99 annual subscription, free update for subscribers, 85.5 MB, macOS 10.13+)

SoundSource 5.3 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

SoundSource 5.3

Big update for the audio control utility that brings faster device switching with in-app keyboard shortcuts. ($39 new, free update, 24.2 MB, macOS 10.13+)

SpamSieve 2.9.42 Agen Schmitz No comments

SpamSieve 2.9.42

Adds native support for M1-based Macs. ($30 new, free update, 19.5 MB, macOS 10.9+)

Bookends 13.5.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

Bookends 13.5.1

Reference management tool adds support for running on M1-based Macs. ($59.99 new, free update, 94.8 MB, macOS 10.13+)