MacNews Latest News http://preview.macnews.com/news en Parallels releases Mac Management for Microsoft SCCM http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/parallels-releases-mac-management-microsoft-sccm <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="458" height="194" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/Parallels%20Logo_0.jpg?1414166857" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Parallels has launched an update to Parallels Mac Management (parallels.com/mac-management), the product that extends Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) functionality to Macs. Parallels Mac Management enables IT departments to discover, enroll and manage Mac machines just as they do existing PCs – all through a single pane of glass.<br />  </p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/parallels-releases-mac-management-microsoft-sccm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/parallels-releases-mac-management-microsoft-sccm#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:07:44 +0000 dsellers 1531431 at http://preview.macnews.com Storage Made Easy updates Mac File Sharing Apps for Yosemite http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/storage-made-easy-updates-mac-file-sharing-apps-yosemite <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="128" height="128" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/SME-Logo.jpg?1414157014" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Storage Made Easy, a company that provides a private Enterprise File Share and Sync Solution compatible with most private and public storage clouds, have updated their Mac Cloud Apps to be compatible with Mac OS X Yosemite. </p> <p>The SME Mac App suite features a cloud drive, folder sync and menu bar. The Storage Made Easy Cloud Solution integrates the cloud directly in the Yosemite desktop and also supports Mavericks, Mountain Lion and Lion operating systems.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/storage-made-easy-updates-mac-file-sharing-apps-yosemite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/storage-made-easy-updates-mac-file-sharing-apps-yosemite#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:23:37 +0000 dsellers 1530836 at http://preview.macnews.com MovieBriefs 1.3.1 for Mac OS X beefs up slide show playback, more http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/moviebriefs-131-mac-os-x-beefs-slide-show-playback-more <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="200" height="200" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/MovieBriefs.jpg?1414156629" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>einstein's legacy (<a href="http://www.einsteinslegacy.com" title="http://www.einsteinslegacy.com">http://www.einsteinslegacy.com</a>) has announced MovieBriefs 1.3.1. It's an update of the Mac OS X video utility for creating image contact sheets from your movies by extracting up to 400 images and displaying them in an onscreen grid.  </p> <p>MovieBriefs, not only prints and exports overview images, but users may also create dynamic slide shows and share images via e-mail or with popular internet services like Facebook and Twitter. Version 1.3.1 includes enhancements to slide show playback, improved timing accuracy, a new movie info panel, and adjustable image output sizing.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/moviebriefs-131-mac-os-x-beefs-slide-show-playback-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/moviebriefs-131-mac-os-x-beefs-slide-show-playback-more#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:19:23 +0000 dsellers 1530821 at http://preview.macnews.com AKVIS introduces Horror Pack for ArtSuite http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/akvis-introduces-horror-pack-artsuite <p>AKVIS (<a href="http://www.akvis.com" title="www.akvis.com">www.akvis.com</a>) has announced a new collection of frames for its ArtSuite software for Mac OS X and Windows: the Horror Pack with 50 hand painted frame designs. </p> <p>ArtSuite lets you frame your pictures. Just place a photo into a frame and run processing; the edges will be smoothed and hidden to fit the frame, and you will get a stylish and impressive framed image.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/akvis-introduces-horror-pack-artsuite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/akvis-introduces-horror-pack-artsuite#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:10:33 +0000 dsellers 1525391 at http://preview.macnews.com Ephnic Movie Maker is ready for Yosemite http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/ephnic-movie-maker-ready-yosemite <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="200" height="129" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/Ephnic%20Movie%20Maker_0.jpg?1414083841" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Ephnic Software has launched a new version (2.2.1) of its flagship application, Ephnic Movie Maker, for Mac OS X. The app helps users make home movies out of their favorite photos, video clips and music with transitions and theme effects.</p> <p>The new version is compatible with Mac OS X Yosemite. It also sports a streamlined interface.</p> <p>Ephnic Movie Maker is now available on Ephnic's website (<a href="http://tinyurl.com/lxhc29d" title="http://tinyurl.com/lxhc29d">http://tinyurl.com/lxhc29d</a>) for US$29.99. A demo is available for download.</p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/24/ephnic-movie-maker-ready-yosemite#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:05:42 +0000 dsellers 1526236 at http://preview.macnews.com RunRev rolls out LiveCode 7 http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/runrev-rolls-out-livecode-7 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="178" height="47" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/LiveCode.jpg?1414099575" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>RunRev has released LiveCode 7 (<a href="http://livecode.com/livecode-7/" title="http://livecode.com/livecode-7/">http://livecode.com/livecode-7/</a>), a revision of their multi-platform app development environment. Support for creating apps that work in multiple languages has been added to this version.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/runrev-rolls-out-livecode-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/runrev-rolls-out-livecode-7#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:26:25 +0000 dsellers 1527236 at http://preview.macnews.com NewerTech introduces the Snuglet for MagSafe 2 power connections http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/newertech-introduces-snuglet-magsafe-2-power-connections <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="500" height="225" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/MagSafe-Snuglet.jpg?1414085599" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>NewerTech (<a href="http://www.newertech.com" title="www.newertech.com">www.newertech.com</a>) has introduced the Snuglet, a precision-manufactured ring designed to sit inside your MagSafe 2 connector port and provide a more snug fit to prevent your power cable from unintentional disconnections.</p> <p>The NewerTech Snuglet purportedly provides a greater magnetic hold, making the MagSafe 2 power connection stronger. It costs US$19 for a box of two Snuglets and one removal tool.</p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/newertech-introduces-snuglet-magsafe-2-power-connections#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:35:45 +0000 dsellers 1526381 at http://preview.macnews.com VisionTek introduces pocket-sized USB 3.0 solid state drives  http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/visiontek-introduces-pocket-sized-usb-30-solid-state-drives%C2%A0 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="220" height="220" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/VisionTek-SSD.jpg?1414085066" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>VisionTek Products has announced the new VisionTek USB Pocket SSD line of thumb drive-sized solid state drives for creative professionals, IT power users, and "performance enthusiasts." The line is compatible with Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux systems with a USB 3.0/2.0 interface.</p> <p>While it’s sized like an ordinary thumb drive sporting a USB 3.0 connector, the VisionTek USB Pocket SSD’s aircraft-grade aluminum housing contains a SSD featuring a LSI SandForce controller that purportedly delivers up to 455MB/s reads and up to 440MB/s writes.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/visiontek-introduces-pocket-sized-usb-30-solid-state-drives%C2%A0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/visiontek-introduces-pocket-sized-usb-30-solid-state-drives%C2%A0#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:24:30 +0000 dsellers 1526331 at http://preview.macnews.com PhatWare releases WritePad handwriting recognition SDK for iOS 8 http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/phatware-releases-writepad-handwriting-recognition-sdk-ios-8 <p>PhatWare Corp. (<a href="http://tinyurl.com/k9kq7tb" title="http://tinyurl.com/k9kq7tb">http://tinyurl.com/k9kq7tb</a>) has announced its WritePad Software Development Kit (SDK), a new version of the multiplatform, multilingual handwriting recognition for iOS 8. </p> <p>WritePad SDK enables app developers and OEMs [original equipment manufacturers] to leverage state-of-the-art handwriting recognition software updated for iOS 8. The new version of the SDK features improved handwriting recognition engine, updated dictionaries and new sample code that leverages new features found in iOS 8.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/phatware-releases-writepad-handwriting-recognition-sdk-ios-8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/phatware-releases-writepad-handwriting-recognition-sdk-ios-8#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:13:15 +0000 dsellers 1526286 at http://preview.macnews.com iOS Guides launches iPad Air 2 Guide http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/ios-guides-launches-ipad-air-2-guide <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="300" height="392" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/iPad%20Air%202%20Guide.jpg?1414083689" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>iOS Guides has introduced its latest eBook, the iPad Air 2 Guide (<a href="http://tinyurl.com/nbj9v8l" title="http://tinyurl.com/nbj9v8l">http://tinyurl.com/nbj9v8l</a>). Available in the iBookstore it covers the technologies of Apple's latest tablet, including the Retina HD display, a camera that can capture video at 120 frames-per-second, and more. </p> <p>It also covers iOS 8. The iPad Air 2 Guide is 217 pages and costs US$3.99.</p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/ios-guides-launches-ipad-air-2-guide#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:01:39 +0000 dsellers 1526226 at http://preview.macnews.com GT Advanced Technologies announces settlement agreement with Apple http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/gt-advanced-technologies-announces-settlement-agreement-apple <p>GT Advanced Technologies and Apple have reached a settlement agreement under which GT will wind down its sapphire materials production in the company's Mesa, AZ and Salem, MA locations. The company indicated that it will exit from the market as a producer of sapphire materials and will refocus its business as an equipment supplier, manufacturing and developing sapphire growth systems and processes.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/gt-advanced-technologies-announces-settlement-agreement-apple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/gt-advanced-technologies-announces-settlement-agreement-apple#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:00:14 +0000 dsellers 1526036 at http://preview.macnews.com AOC introduces 17-inch USB monitor designed as a laptop, desktop companion http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/aoc-introduces-17-inch-usb-monitor-designed-laptop-desktop-companion <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="483" height="331" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/AOC-Monitor.jpg?1414069105" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>AOC has debuted the AOC 17” USB Monitor (<a href="http://tinyurl.com/k2dbfq3" title="http://tinyurl.com/k2dbfq3">http://tinyurl.com/k2dbfq3</a>), powered by DisplayLink Technology. It's designed for displaying visuals such as business presentations on a laptop or for adding a second monitor to your desktop for increased productivity. </p> <p>It's Mac and PC compatible. The widescreen monitor receives both power and signal via a single USB cable for plug-and-play connection so doesn't require a power cord or VGA cable. The monitor also comes with a foldable stand that goes from landscape to portrait view mode with auto-pivot.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/aoc-introduces-17-inch-usb-monitor-designed-laptop-desktop-companion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/aoc-introduces-17-inch-usb-monitor-designed-laptop-desktop-companion#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:01:15 +0000 dsellers 1525336 at http://preview.macnews.com Apple removes SSL 3.0 support from its Push Notification Service http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/apple-removes-ssl-30-support-its-push-notification-service <p>Apple is updating its Apple Push Notification service and tells developers (<a href="http://tinyurl.com/nr3mxfw" title="http://tinyurl.com/nr3mxfw">http://tinyurl.com/nr3mxfw</a>) that changes to their servers may be required to remain compatible.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/apple-removes-ssl-30-support-its-push-notification-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/apple-removes-ssl-30-support-its-push-notification-service#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:34:07 +0000 dsellers 1525236 at http://preview.macnews.com Monochrome for Mac OS X gets new options for slide show playback http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/monochrome-mac-os-x-gets-new-options-slide-show-playback <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="200" height="153" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/Monochrome-Icon.jpg?1413984009" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>einstein's legacy (<a href="http://www.einsteinslegacy.com" title="http://www.einsteinslegacy.com">http://www.einsteinslegacy.com</a>) has announced Monochrome 2.2.1 for OS X. It's an upgrade of the application for converting batches of color images to grayscale.</p> <p>Monochrome gives you control over the conversion process and applied effects, so you can create a consistent-looking set of output images. The 2.2.1 update expands the available GPU-based image rendering effects and adds new options for slide show playback.previewing, printing and sharing images.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/monochrome-mac-os-x-gets-new-options-slide-show-playback" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/23/monochrome-mac-os-x-gets-new-options-slide-show-playback#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:20:21 +0000 dsellers 1520051 at http://preview.macnews.com Elixir releases Tesla Pro theme for RapidWeaver 6 http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/elixir-releases-tesla-pro-theme-rapidweaver-6 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="200" height="181" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/Tesla-Pro-Icon.jpg?1413999959" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Elixir Graphics has announced Tesla Pro (<a href="http://tinyurl.com/k3ajw6w" title="http://tinyurl.com/k3ajw6w">http://tinyurl.com/k3ajw6w</a>), an US$24.95 "elegant, responsive theme" for RapidWeaver 6, Realmac Software's web development tool.</p> <p>According to Adam Shiver, owner of Elixir Graphic, some of its most notable features are: extra stock banners; the ability to use your own images as banners; two ExtraContent areas; a lightbox for photo album images; and the "Blog Entry topper."</p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/elixir-releases-tesla-pro-theme-rapidweaver-6#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:46:03 +0000 dsellers 1520986 at http://preview.macnews.com The Nova BLOX is a new power pack for smartphones, tablets, other devices http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/nova-blox-new-power-pack-smartphones-tablets-other-devices <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="384" height="140" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/Nova-BLOX.jpg?1413999548" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Juno Power has launched the Nova BLOX, a 4,000 mAh power pack packed in a five-ounce aluminum case with a 2.1A USB output. It charges smartphones, tablets, cameras and any other 5V device.</p> <p>The palm-sized Nova BLOX is equipped with a high-powered LED flashlight. It's offered in three tints of gold, grey and silver. The power bank purportedly provides up to 20 hours of additional talk time for the iPhone 5, 12 hours for the Samsung Galaxy series and 18 hours for the Moto X. The Nova BLOX is currently available at JunoPower.com and Amazon.com for $24.99.</p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/nova-blox-new-power-pack-smartphones-tablets-other-devices#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:39:11 +0000 dsellers 1520961 at http://preview.macnews.com Pyle Audio presents the Street Vibe Portable Bluetooth Speaker System http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/pyle-audio-presents-street-vibe-portable-bluetooth-speaker-system <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="300" height="237" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/Street-Vibe.jpg?1413998897" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Pyle Audio (<a href="http://www.pyleaudio.com" title="www.pyleaudio.com">www.pyleaudio.com</a>) has introduced the US$149.99 Street Vibe Portable Bluetooth Speaker System, a classic boom box system that allows instant wireless music streaming through Bluetooth utilization. Additionally, the Street Vibe uses NFC (Near Field Communication) to connect with Android devices.</p> <p>The Street Vibe is built in the retro boom box mold, but with a LCD display and USB/Micro SD memory card readers. It boasts two 2.5-inch stereo speakers, a built-in rechargeable battery (2200 mAh), a FM radio and sleep timer function, EQ presets, and touch button controls.</p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/pyle-audio-presents-street-vibe-portable-bluetooth-speaker-system#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:30:32 +0000 dsellers 1520936 at http://preview.macnews.com Bike2Power introduces the MountCase Kit for the iPhone 6 http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/bike2power-introduces-mountcase-kit-iphone-6 <p>Bike2Power (<a href="http://www.bike2power.com" title="www.bike2power.com">www.bike2power.com</a>) has introduced the MountCase Bike Kit for iPhone 6, and the BikeCharge Dynamo, a compact and mountable device with an integrated bicycle dynamo.</p> <p>The US$49.95 MountCase Bike Kit comes equipped with a RainGuard and MountCase, converting from an everyday case to a bike-mounting system. It's build of polycarbonate plastic and weighs less than two ounces. The RainGuard lays over the MountCase protecting the device from rain, snow, dust and dirt.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/bike2power-introduces-mountcase-kit-iphone-6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/bike2power-introduces-mountcase-kit-iphone-6#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:21:28 +0000 dsellers 1520896 at http://preview.macnews.com ScreenFlow 5.0 adds support for iOS recording, more http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/screenflow-50-adds-support-ios-recording-more <p>Telestream has released ScreenFlow 5.0, the latest version of the company's screencasting and video editing software for the Mac. The upgrade adds such features as direct recording from iOS devices, enhanced ease of use, improved media management, and new publishing capabilities.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/screenflow-50-adds-support-ios-recording-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/screenflow-50-adds-support-ios-recording-more#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:36:19 +0000 dsellers 1520096 at http://preview.macnews.com Noteboom Productions introduces Tutor for OS X Yosemite http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/noteboom-productions-introduces-tutor-os-x-yosemite <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="600" height="378" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/Yosemite_2.jpg?1413983653" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Noteboom Productions (<a href="http://www.noteboomproductions.com" title="www.noteboomproductions.com">www.noteboomproductions.com</a>) has introduced Tutor for OS X Yosemite, their latest video tutorial for the Mac. </p> <p>Tutor for OS X Yosemite consists of 49 video lessons designed to give users a better understanding of how to effectively use Apple's latest operating system for the Mac. It also includes lessons on setting up OS X default behaviors through System Preferences, installing and uninstalling Apps, working with documents, backing up, and troubleshooting tips.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/noteboom-productions-introduces-tutor-os-x-yosemite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/noteboom-productions-introduces-tutor-os-x-yosemite#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:14:23 +0000 dsellers 1520021 at http://preview.macnews.com Nektony releases guide to prepare your Mac for OS X Yosemite http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/nektony-releases-guide-prepare-your-mac-os-x-yosemite <p>Nektony has launched Getting Ready for Yosemite (<a href="http://tinyurl.com/nj6mmff" title="http://tinyurl.com/nj6mmff">http://tinyurl.com/nj6mmff</a>), a free step-by-step guide designed to help users migrate to Mac OS X Yosemite. </p> <p>In addition, the company highlights Boost &amp; Memory, Disk Expert &amp; ClearDisk, three of its disk utilities that serve to aid Mac users prior to installing Yosemite for OS X. Boost &amp; Memory is used to check the current memory usage and releases the inactive RAM.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/nektony-releases-guide-prepare-your-mac-os-x-yosemite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/nektony-releases-guide-prepare-your-mac-os-x-yosemite#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:06:02 +0000 dsellers 1519961 at http://preview.macnews.com InSilo.co introduces Peppermint code editor for Mac OS X http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/insiloco-introduces-peppermint-code-editor-mac-os-x <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="128" height="128" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/Peppermint-Icon.jpg?1413982473" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>InSilo.co has introduced the Peppermint (<a href="http://www.osxpeppermint.com" title="http://www.osxpeppermint.com">http://www.osxpeppermint.com</a>) code editor for Mac OS X, which supports more than 50 syntaxes.</p> <p>It provides advanced editing features with dozens of extensions, giving developers the ability to create new apps. Peppermint is designed to provide a "one-window no-distractions experience" with extensibility features like plug-ins, live JavaScript console and third party extensions, according to Ioannis Zafeiropoulos, InSilo.com's chief software architect and CEO.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/insiloco-introduces-peppermint-code-editor-mac-os-x" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/insiloco-introduces-peppermint-code-editor-mac-os-x#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:54:37 +0000 dsellers 1519921 at http://preview.macnews.com Zevrix Deliver revved for Mac OS X Yosemite http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/zevrix-deliver-revved-mac-os-x-yosemite <p>Zevrix Solutions (<a href="http://www.zevrix.com" title="www.zevrix.com">www.zevrix.com</a>) has announced Deliver 2.4.10, a compatibility update to its automated file transfer solution for remote and local destinations.</p> <p>Deliver lets users send files to FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3, WebDAV and other servers and offers automatic e-mail notifications, delivery to multiple destinations, file encryption, delivery history and other powerful capabilities. The new version makes Deliver compatible with recently released Mac OS X Yosemite.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/zevrix-deliver-revved-mac-os-x-yosemite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/zevrix-deliver-revved-mac-os-x-yosemite#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:51:51 +0000 dsellers 1515141 at http://preview.macnews.com PaintCode for Mac OS X adds Smart Symbols feature http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/paintcode-mac-os-x-adds-smart-symbols-feature <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="200" height="200" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/PaintCode.jpg?1413924482" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>ixelCut has announced PaintCode 2.2, an update of the vector drawing app for Mac OS X that generates Objective-C drawing code in real time. The new version adds Smarat Symobls, a new feature for prototyping user interface designs.</p> <p>Smart Symbols allow designers to draw something on one canvas, then reuse it as a Symbol on other canvases in the document. When the designer adjusts the original canvas, all changes are instantly visible in all Symbols.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/paintcode-mac-os-x-adds-smart-symbols-feature" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/22/paintcode-mac-os-x-adds-smart-symbols-feature#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:48:08 +0000 dsellers 1516831 at http://preview.macnews.com Bowers & Wilkins launches the T7 portable wireless speaker http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/21/bowers-wilkins-launches-t7-portable-wireless-speaker <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-upload-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_upload_image" width="300" height="175" alt="" src="http://cdn.macnews.com/sites/default/files/BowersWilkins%20-%20T7%20.jpg?1413923863" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Bowers &amp; Wilkins (<a href="http://www.bwgroup.com" title="www.bwgroup.com">www.bwgroup.com</a>) has released the T7, a portable speaker that combines Bluetooth wireless streaming with a compact size. It's the company's first Bluetooth speaker.</p> <p>The T7 uses two (patent-pending) force-canceling high-output bass radiators to extend low frequencies and sports two optimized two-inch drive units. It's the most portable standalone speaker Bowers &amp; Wilkins has ever produced. The size of a hardcover book, it’s designed to be picked up and carried with you. T7’s rechargeable battery purportedly lasts up to 18 hours at normal listening levels.</p> <p><a href="http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/21/bowers-wilkins-launches-t7-portable-wireless-speaker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://preview.macnews.com/2014/10/21/bowers-wilkins-launches-t7-portable-wireless-speaker#comments MacNews MacTech MacNews News Article MacTech News Article Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:40:59 +0000 dsellers 1516786 at http://preview.macnews.com