Don't-Miss Utility software Stories
Most of us use OS X’s stock interface elements, arranged as they were out of the box. But you don’t have to use someone else’s workspace. Here’s how some Mac users have customized the Mac’s visual environment.
Eltima Software's 2.0 Beta release of file management and BitTorrent client, Folx, sees the addition of iTunes integration, RSS feed downloading options, and more advanced file management abilities.
You can't watch television with it, but you can set your DVR, browse shows, and search VOD offerings with the new FiOS iPad app from Verizon.
A new utility from developer and blogger Erica Sadun lets you send videos from the Web and other non-iTunes sources to an Apple TV.
iAd developers can now take advantage of new software to create ad campaigns for Apple's mobile ad network.
Another day, another Mac software bundle. This one includes 10 core apps, a bonus app, two extra apps for the first 10,000 buyers, and yet another app for just tweeting about the bundle.
This clever new app uses the camera on a recent iPhone or fourth-generation iPod touch to translate printed text in real time. Only English and Spanish are supported for the app's launch, but there is a lot of potential here.
A security researcher has unveiled a unique experimental side project: an augmented reality iOS app that uses a device's camera to correct for the most common form of color blindness.
On Tuesday, developer and blogger Erica Sadun released an early alpha build of AirPlayer, a new Bonjour-based program that allows your iOS device to stream supported audio and video to your Mac via Apple's AirPlay protocol.
The new Surc from Mashed Pixel is an iPhone case that turns your device into a universal remote, for use with a free app.
Delicious Library 2, Mars Edit 3, Acorn 2, RadioShift, SousChef, and Sound Studio 4 are available in a bundle direct from the developers for just $60.
Code42 has released an update to its CrashPlan+ online backup utility, adding new backup options that offer users increased flexibility for their backup schemes.
FontXChange, a font-conversion software program, has been updated to include support for formats used primarily on the Web.
After a lengthy beta period, the screenshot and iSight utility Skitch has finally gone 1.0. With this release, both the app and its photo-sharing Website gained a long list of new features, including easier sharing links, cropping templates, full Website snapping, and more. A new paid option unlocks even more features and better integration with the Skitch.com site.
An update to this client of the Clicky Web analytics service brings a big new iPad interface and access to even more visitor stats from previous days.