SaneBox – the answer to email overload

3 Aug

SaneBox – the answer to email overload

Email: can’t live without it, can’t live with it. It’s too much, too much good stuff, way too much mediocre ones, loads of waffle and uninteresting ‘valid’ spam. Like most I’m drowning in it, both personally and with email for this website, themactrack.com. I try to keep up – fail miserably. Its always there, always […]

Navmii – Free Sat Nav App Gets Even Better

31 Mar

Navmii, the best free navigation app on earth, has been redesigned to offer a host of new features. Navmii users can now log every single mile they drive, recording the lengths of journeys, driving duration and average speed. It also provides real time traffic data, road hazards and events such as accidents or closures. Navmii allocates a driver score that rewards good driving with an improved ranking, enabling Navmii drivers to compete for a coveted place on the best driver leaderboard.

Karelia Software Releases The Hit List for iPhone 2.2

31 Mar

Karelia Software releases The Hit List for iPhone 2.2, now with a new Share extension to automatically create a new task of a URL or text shared from another app. The Hit List for iPhone v2.2 update builds upon the recently introduced, exciting The Hit List for iPhone 2.0, a massively re-imagined version of its popular task management app, which includes unlimited access to The Hit List Sync Service. The version 2.2 update is available immediately at no charge to The Hit List for iPhone 2 users.

Monkimun Lands $1M Funding For Pre K Adaptive Language Learning Platform

31 Mar

California based Monkimun today announced it landed $1M in seed funding to expand its adaptive learning platform and apps portfolio. Six months after coming out of beta, Monkimun surpasses 1 Million organic downloads, and now has hundreds of thousands of children relying on it monthly for language learning. Its technology uniquely targets children ages two to six, during the time when their brains are at their most flexible stage and cognitively suited to learning a second language.

Mac Backup Guru 4.0: Improved Finder Copy & Paste, Incremental Snapshots

31 Mar

Mac Backup Guru 4.0 adds its own versions of Copy & Paste to the Finder’s contextual menu. Its implementation has 3 main advantages over the standard menu items: The first is that it makes accurate and reliable copies that work with huge file sets, allowing for an entire disk to be copied and pasted and for it to be bootable afterwards. The second is it that the copy and paste is resumable. And the third is that it is faster. It is the only third party software that makes Incremental Snapshots.

PlayScreen will double Zynga Poker Players’ Chips in Billionaire Poker

31 Mar

PlayScreen, LLC is offering to double a player’s Zynga Poker – Texas Hold’em chips if they make the switch to Billionaire Poker, the Five Star Rated game for iPhone and iPad. Sporting stunning Retina Display graphics, original social features, and a unique practice mode, Billionaire Poker offers mobile gamers a comprehensive, and realistic, poker experience. Like the original game, players start with $20,000 in free chips, which can be used to play live against opponents from all over the world.

Teleprompter for iPad and iPhone introduces Apple Watch compatibility

31 Mar

UK based App Store entrepreneur Joe Allen, today announces the upcoming release of Teleprompter 1.4, an update to the popular teleprompter app for iPad & iPhone, introducing Apple Watch compatibility. Teleprompter promises an easy and free script prompter for professional and flawless communication with an audience. It offers a multitude of features to enhance the professionalism of a presentation, speech or video project including Bluetooth & WiFi controls, editing tools, Mirror mode and more.

Yummy FTP update trounces Transmit, flogs ForkLift, in head to head test

31 Mar

UK based Yummy Software today releases Yummy FTP 1.10.2, an update to their popular FTP + SFTP + FTPS file transfer client for OS X. Yummy FTP focuses on speed, reliability and productivity. Its highly tuned multi-connection file transfer engine is coupled with an intelligent recovery system to automatically handle most all file transfer issues and more. Amongst a host of other improvements, Yummy FTP dramatically reduces transfer times in tests against popular rivals.

Musicians can now flip sheet music on iPad with GoodReader

31 Mar

GoodReader, the world as the top document reader for viewing, navigating and annotating large PDF documents, announces its new version that enables musicians to turn their music pages with a remote page turning device. Flipping music pages on an iPad presents the same problems as with standard sheet music – turning pages by hand interrupts the musician’s rhythm. With GoodReader and any iPad-compatible foot pedal, the musician can simply flip pages in either the forward or reverse directions.

File search utility HoudahSpot 4.0 also available in a German version

31 Mar

Houdah Software announces the addition of a German localization to the recently released HoudahSpot 4.0, a powerful file search tool. A Mac OS X essential since 2006, HoudahSpot builds upon Spotlight and makes it both more powerful and easier to use. Set up the search criteria, locations, sort order, result display options, etc. and save these settings as defaults for new searches. Even faster and packing many new features, version 4.0 has been completely reimagined for OS X Yosemite.

The Vitesse – WaterField Transforms the Classic Cycling Musette

31 Mar

California based WaterField Designs today introduces the Vitesse, a classic cycling musette redesigned for multi-functional use including laptops or tablets, travel, or casual day use. The Vitesse offers sturdy waxed canvas, premium leather and new design features upgrade the simple, lightweight format into a versatile multi-use bag. The Vitesse comes in three earthy colors, including brown, burgundy and navy, allowing cyclists to complement jersey colors and day users to match their style.