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Software Watchlist – Mac App Updates

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Rumpus 7

New triggers for automated email notifications, built-in SSL, and numerous other improvements. ($269 new, free update from version 6, variable-pricing for upgrading from earlier versions, 10.8 MB)

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Sound Studio 4.0.1

Now a 64-bit app with an overhauled, single-window interface. ($79.99 new, $30 upgrade, 8.6 MB)

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BBEdit 9.6.2

Adds support for JSON and improved HTML5 file handling, and fixes several dozen bugs. ($125 new, but on sale for $99 through the end of the year; free update; 15.9 MB)

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Disc Cover 3.0.1

Introduces hundreds of new template options, improved interface options, and better iDVD importing. ($34.95 new for Standard edition; $44.95 new for Retail edition; $19.95 upgrade for customers who bought version 2 on or after 1 August 2010; 60.2 MB)

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Printopia 1.0.4

Improves printer compatibility, offers more printing options, and fixes numerous minor bugs. ($9.95 new, free update, 1.3 MB)

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Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.0.2 Update

Fixes an annoying, recursive bug with updating Office, an Outlook crash, and other minor issues. (Free update, 110.5 MB)

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Switcher Maestro 1.0

First release of a sleek new utility that offers window and application switching, along with application launching. ($9.99 new, 10.5 MB)

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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)