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Software Watchlist – Mac App Updates

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Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 12.2.8 Update

Addresses several security vulnerabilities and corrects a few Entourage crashes. (Free update, 332.8 MB)

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Postbox 2.1

Adds new Summarize Mode for more-elegant quoting in replies, along with a smattering of small feature improvements. ($39.95 new, free update, 12 MB)

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MacBook Air EFI Firmware Update 2.0

Addresses rare issues where the MacBook Air could open to a black screen or become unresponsive. (Free, 2.41 MB)

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Aperture 3.1.1

Improves stability and performance, fixes iLife issues, and addresses issues with publishing to various Web services. ($199 new, free update, 357.79 MB)

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Mactracker 5.3

Adds new Macs and improved iOS reports, along with the capability to schedule warranty expiration reminders in iCal. (Free, 14.7 MB)

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Photoshop CS5 12.0.2

Fixes for numerous crashing bugs, security vulnerabilities, and other buggy behavior. ($699 new, free update, 14.7 MB)

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Skitch 1.0.1

Screen capturing, annotating, and sharing software finally leaves beta. (Free, 8.2 MB)

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Photoshop Lightroom 3.3

Adds suport for several new camera models. ($299 new, free update for owners of Lightroom 3, $99 upgrade from earlier versions, 84.5 MB)

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KeyCue 5.2

Adds support for displaying active iKey shortcuts, and compatibility improvements for Safari, Filemaker Pro, and Keyboard Maestro. (€19.99 new, free update, 1.3 MB)

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FlickrExport 4 for iPhoto and Aperture

Support for multiple Flickr accounts, video upload from iPhoto, and more. (iPhoto plug-in: £12 new, £6 upgrade, 1.5 MB; Aperture plug-in: £14 new, £7 upgrade, 1.8 MB)

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Swift Publisher 2.3.3

Adds automatic updates and includes several bug fixes. ($44.95 Standard Edition/$54.95 Retail Edition, free update, 40.4 MB full download, 8.3 MB update download)

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RapidWeaver 5.0.1

Sports a host of new features, new themes, and an overhaul for Addons. ($79 new, $39 upgrade, 34.0 MB)

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VMware Fusion 3.1.2

Resolves a slew of bugs, including issues with Microsoft Office and Slingbox, and patches a few security vulnerabilities. ($49.99 new after $30 rebate from VMware, free update)

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Cyberduck 3.8

Offers new features for interacting with Amazon CloudFront, new bookmark importers, and more than a dozen bug fixes. (Free, 20.4 MB)

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EyeTV 3.5

Drops PowerPC support while enhancing performance and stability and fixing bugs. ($79.95 new, free update, 104 MB)