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WritePad 4 released for iPad

PhatWare has released WritePad 4 for iPad. The handwriting recognition app now includes a better input method, improved handwriting recognition, and support for an external keyboard and mouse.

myTumblr lets you blog to Tumblr from your desktop

MOApp on Thursday launched myTumblr, a Mac OS X Tumblr client.

MarsEdit 3.0 brings rich-text editing, syntax coloring

Version 3.0 of Red Sweater Software's blog-editing software adds a handful of new features, such as rich-text editing, syntax coloring, and integration with iPhoto, Aperture, and Lightroom.

iPad version of Final Draft stays in the picture

Final Draft plans to release an iPad application of its popular screenwriting software in the near future. The company has a signup form available to receive more information and to become a potential beta tester for the software.

iWork.com adds easier public sharing, mobile support

Remember iWork.com? On Wednesday, Apple revived the program after a year, adding new public sharing options, a revised and improved Shared Documents page, and support for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch.

MacHeist, The Mac Sale offer new software bundles

For a limited time, MacHeist is offering a bundle of seven apps for $20, and the Mac Sale has ten apps for $50.

MacJournal 5.1

If you want to organize and record your thoughts, have them all in one place, and keep them private, there's nothing better on the Mac than MacJournal.

MacSpeech Scribe transcribes your voice recordings

New software from MacSpeech transcribes your speech from recorded files, period.

More Gems I’m thankful for

Some Gems become such an integral part of your Mac’s day-to-day operation that you take them for granted. Dan Frakes revisits his Thanksgiving-day column to cover more Gems he’s thankful for.

Ulysses 2.0

The Soulmen’s Ulysses 2.0.4 writing app is dense, complex, and well-designed.