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Software Watchlist – Mac App Updates

Zoom 5.2.2 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Zoom 5.2.2

Videoconferencing app adds a high-fidelity audio mode and custom gallery view organization. (Free, 21.5 MB)

Bookends 13.4.5 Agen Schmitz 2 comments

Bookends 13.4.5

Maintenance update for the reference management tool with a smattering of improvements and bug fixes. ($59.99 new, free update, 71.9 MB)

TechTool Pro 13 Agen Schmitz 6 comments

TechTool Pro 13

Major upgrade for the hard drive repair and system maintenance tool. ($129 new, various upgrade prices)

LaunchBar 6.13 Agen Schmitz No comments

LaunchBar 6.13

Adds support for macOS 11.0 Big Sur and re-implements Music Library indexing. ($29 new, free update, 17.1 MB)

Fantastical 3.1.5 Agen Schmitz No comments

Fantastical 3.1.5

Adds support for the Circuit, Vidyo, and StarLeaf conference call platforms. ($39.99 new, free update, 22.8 MB)

ScreenFlow 9.0.5 Agen Schmitz No comments

ScreenFlow 9.0.5

Maintenance release with several improvements and bug fixes for the screencast recording and video editing app. ($129 new, free update, 54.7 MB)

iMovie 10.1.15 Agen Schmitz 16 comments

iMovie 10.1.15

Adds five new filters that bring more of a hand-drawn look to your movie projects. (Free, 2.1 GB)

BusyCal 3.10.3 and BusyContacts 1.4.9 Agen Schmitz No comments

BusyCal 3.10.3 and BusyContacts 1.4.9

Bring enhancements and bug fixes to the two personal information management apps. ($49.99 new for each, free update, 23.1/12.7 MB)

Final Cut Pro X 10.4.9, Compressor 4.4.7, and Motion 5.4.6 Agen Schmitz No comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.4.9, Compressor 4.4.7, and Motion 5.4.6

Maintenance updates with bug fixes and improvements for Apple's trio of professional video editing apps. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Transmit 5.6.6 Agen Schmitz No comments

Transmit 5.6.6

Adds support for Diffie-Hellman cryptographic keys and preserving Modification Dates for Dropbox. ($45 new, free update, 35 MB)

CleanMyMac X 4.6.11 Agen Schmitz 5 comments

CleanMyMac X 4.6.11

Enables detection and removal of adware threats that install their home pages in Safari. ($89.95 new, free update, 58.3 MB)

SoundSource 5.0.3 Agen Schmitz No comments

SoundSource 5.0.3

Maintenance release for the recently upgraded audio control utility with improvements for Dock-less audio apps and navigation when using VoiceOver. ($39 new, $19 upgrade, free update for version 5 licenses, 13.9 MB)

DEVONthink 3.5.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

DEVONthink 3.5.2

Brings initial support for the upcoming release of macOS 11.0 Big Sur as well as ARM-based Macs. ($99/$199/$499 new, free update, 114 MB)

Microsoft Office for Mac 16.40 Agen Schmitz No comments

Microsoft Office for Mac 16.40

Adds the new Sheet View in Excel so you can filter and sort without disrupting what others see. ($149.99 new for one-time purchase, $99.99/$69.99 annual subscription options, free update)

Moneydance 2020 Agen Schmitz No comments

Moneydance 2020

Major update for the personal finance management app that's focused on bringing improvements and bug fixes. ($49.99 new, free update, 131 MB)