Google Earth updates iPhone app

Google has announced an update to its highly popular Google Earth iPhone app. Version 2.0 lets users view personalized maps created on a desktop machine. The upgrade also adds 13 new languages to the mix, bringing a total of 31 supported languages.

YouTube adds 1080p HD

YouTube announced that it will allow users to upload and view video in full HD. The company plans to re-encode previously uploaded 1080p material so that viewers will be able to take advantage of its original resolution.

Vimeo rolls out mobile-friendly site

Video-sharing site Vimeo has introduced a mobile version of its site. Newly-encoded versions of the videos are now accessible on the iPhone and on Android devices

Macessity NX Stand gives MacBooks a lift

The NX Stand from Macessity props up a closed laptop in a cushioned slot.

Microsoft releases Office 2004, 2008 updates

On Tuesday, Microsoft issued updates for its Office 2004 and 2008 suites of Mac software.

Bare Bones Software releases Yojimbo 2.1 update

Barebones Software has announced an update to Yojimbo, its intuitive information organizer. Yojimbo 2.1 includes a few fixes and refinements to version 2.0.

Apple releases Security Update 2009-006 for Leopard

On Monday, Apple released a security update for users of OS X 10.5.8 and OS X Server 10.5.8.

Apple Store announces Reserve And Pick Up program for the holidays

Apple today announced a Reserve and Pick Up program that allows customers to reserve products online and pick them up at a local retail store between December 15 and 24.

Flickr plants an App Garden

Photo-sharing site Flickr has launched an App Garden to show off all the third-party software that works with its service.

Fake Google Chrome OS download makes the rounds

A site purporting to offer a beta download of Google's forthcoming Chrome OS on Wednesday was revealed to be a hoax.

Mail Act-On developer snaps up MiniMail plug-in

InDev Software has bought MiniMail, the popular plug-in from Olive Toast Software for OS X's built-in Mail client.