BravoTunes displays the title, artist, and album for the current and next iTunes track. It can also show elapsed time in a visual pie chart or bar style, and you can customize the menu item by choosing the font, color, and style. You also can use BravoTunes to control iTunes, switching tracks and changing shuffle and repeat settings.
The app requires OS X 10.4 or later.—Jonathan Seff
LitteSnapper fixes migration issue
LittleSnapper costs $39 and requires Mac OS X 10.5 or later—Dan Moren
MacScan fights latest spyware, improves interface
MacScan 2.6.1 is a free upgrade for MacScan 2 users; otherwise the software costs $30 for a single user or $50 for a three-license family pack.—Peter Cohen