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Software Watchlist – Mac App Updates

Glenn Fleishman 1 comment

LogMeIn Ignition 2.0.264

Adds file transfer, file viewing, and AirPrint-based printing on top of existing remote screen control. ($29.95 new, free update, 9.8 MB)

Lex Friedman No comments

Things 1.4.5

Adds support for Things URIs, improves AppleScript support, and fixes numerous bugs. ($49.95 new, free update, 8.0 MB)

Lex Friedman 13 comments


Restores the ability to see the current speaker on group calls and fixes several bugs. (Free, 20.2 MB)

Lex Friedman 2 comments

NoteBook 3.0.9

Fixes many bugs in the note-taking software, including a pair of crashers. ($49.95 new, free update, free trial available)

Lex Friedman No comments

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 5.2.2

Includes an option to choose the destination for scanned files; fixes a hang and other bugs. ($59.95/$99.95 new, free update, 41 MB)

Lex Friedman No comments

Aperture 3.1.2

Fixes issues with iPhoto, library management, importing, and various crashes. ($79.99 in the Mac App Store, free update; 578 MB from the Mac App Store, 297.63 MB for the standalone updater from Apple’s Web site)

Lex Friedman No comments

MarsEdit 3.2

The blogging software adds a word count, better handling for WordPress tags, and numerous fixes. ($39.95 new, free update, 6.2 MB)

Lex Friedman 7 comments

Firefox 4

Sports a revamped interface, the Gecko 2 engine for faster and better rendering, Do Not Track support, and more. (Free, 26.8 MB)

Lex Friedman 1 comment

Sparrow 1.1

Adds support for any IMAP account, Gmail’s Priority Inbox, rich text messages, and more. ($9.99 via the Mac App Store, free update, free lite version available, 10.2 MB)

Lex Friedman No comments

Skitch 1.0.4

The screenshot utility no longer requires that you create a account. (Free, 6.5 MB)

Adam Engst 3 comments

Mac OS X 10.6.7

Improves the reliability of Back to My Mac, SMB file transfers, and the Mac App Store, along with numerous security fixes and a variety of other minor bug fixes. (Free)

Adam Engst 2 comments

Security Update 2011-001 (Leopard)

Fixes security vulnerabilities in Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, largely in open source components. (Free, 241.35 MB/473.23 MB)

Lex Friedman 6 comments

Bento 4.0.2

Introduces new printing options, makes data sharing easier, and adds numerous other improvements. ($49 new, $29 upgrade)

Lex Friedman 3 comments

DEVONthink and DEVONnote 2.0.9

Faster searching, improved email archiving, and more database manipulation options. (DEVONthink Pro Office, $149.95 new, free update; DEVONthink Professional, $79.95 new, free update; DEVONthink Personal, $49.95 new, free update; DEVONnote, $24.95 new, free update)

Lex Friedman No comments

Yojimbo 3.0.2

Fixes a crashing bug and a couple issues with iPad syncing. ($38.99 new, free update for owners of Yojimbo 2.0 and later, 7.2 MB)