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Software Watchlist – Mac App Updates

Lex Friedman 2 comments

Snapz Pro X 2.2.3

Ambrosia Software's popular tool for creating screenshots and video captures scored a minor update to address several crashing bugs. ($69 new, free update, 10.8 MB)

Lex Friedman No comments

Retrospect 8.2

Makes network backup performance up to three times faster, adds 64-bit support to handle backups of volumes with "tens of millions of files", and more. ($129 new for up to three users, free update, free trial available, 258 MB)

Lex Friedman No comments

BBEdit 9.5.1

Fixes a host of bugs, including scripting issues, file management quirks, and more. ($125 new, free update, 16.4 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

1Password 3.3

Improves support for Dropbox, adds support for Firefox 4 beta versions and Camino 2.0.3, and enhances 1PasswordAnywhere capabilities to include search, copy, and auto-lock. (Free, 26.3 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

Wiki Server Update 1.0

Addresses issues related to user authentication, wiki group calendar access, and migrations from Leopard Server. (Free, 26.3 MB)

Doug McLean 8 comments

Firefox 3.6.8

Addresses a long list of minor technical stability issues and fixes several critical security vulnerabilities. (Free, 17.6 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

iTunes 9.2.1

Fixes bugs related to first-time syncs, upgrading to iOS 4, and drag-and-drop capabilities. (Free, 101.82 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

ChronoSync 4.1 and ChronoAgent 1.1

Add new scheduling behaviors and options, email notifications of missed syncs, wake-on-LAN capabilities, and improved performance. ($40/$10 new, free updates, 20.7/3.1 MB)

Adam Engst 1 comment

Panorama 6.0.0 build 92277

Fixes a few bugs and tweaks a few minor features, but is notable primarily for the inclusion 4,750 pages of PDF-based documentation. ($299 new, free update for 6.0, upgrades from previous versions range from $179 to $249, downloads range from 23.6 MB to 176 MB depending on documentation and examples)

Doug McLean 3 comments

AppleJack 1.6

Adds support for Snow Leopard, blessing capabilities, and a simplified startup process. (Free, 372 KB)

Doug McLean No comments

BusyCal 1.3.2

Fixes a short list of bugs including some relating to syncing errors in Snow Leopard, dragging events in the Week View, and deleting duplicate events. ($49 new, free update, 6.2 MB)

Doug McLean No comments

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 4.7

Adds support for the note-taking utility Evernote. ($49.95/$99.95 new, free updates, 45.8 MB/46.0 MB)

Doug McLean 4 comments

HoudahSpot 3.0

Adds several new features, most notably file tagging. ($30 new, $5 upgrade or free for purchases in 2010, 2.5 MB)

Doug McLean 4 comments

Adobe Acrobat and Reader 9.3.3

Addresses several critical security vulnerabilities, including one in Flash version (Free update, 6.1/3.1 MB)

Doug McLean 1 comment

WireTap Studio 1.1.1

Improves compatibility with iTunes 9.2, improves Silence Remove functionality, and increases encoding speeds for MP3s. ($69 new, free update, 23.7 MB)