Utility - Latest Releases

Camera Guard 2 Professional - Improved Webcam and Mic Protection for Mac

Oct 16, 2017 - Miami-based security solutions company, ProtectStar today announces Camera Guard 2 Professional for Mac, an important update to their popular security solution created to protect any Mac's webcam and microphone against access by hackers, spyware, or malware. The new version of the app brings improved protection against unauthorized access to the Mac's hardware, plus it now offers protection against Mac ransomware which can hold hostage the data on a Mac's hard drive.


App Tamer 2.3.3 can speed up Time Machine and adjust process priorities

Oct 13, 2017 - St. Clair Software is happy to deliver an update today for App Tamer, its Macintosh utility that manages applications to yield more efficient CPU usage, increased battery life and quieter operation. App Tamer's unique AutoStop capability automatically slows down or pauses applications when you switch away from them, and then restarts them when you click back to them. Version 2.3.3 offers a new option to speed up Time Machine backups and addresses a number of other issues.


PopChar X 8.2 with layout enhancements and High Sierra compatibility

Oct 05, 2017 - Ergonis Software today releases PopChar X 8.2, an improved version of the company's award-winning tool for finding and inserting special characters and exploring fonts. PopChar makes typing of unusual characters easy without having to remember keyboard combinations. With version 8.2, Ergonis made a great job in enhancing and refining the recently released version 8 of PopChar X. Ergonis Software is also pleased to announce that all Ergonis macOS products are fully compatible with High Sierra.


SSD optimised cloning and folder-sync utility for macOS is now free

Oct 05, 2017 - Wellington based developer, Solesignal today releases SmartBackup 4, an important update to their popular SSD optimised backup and cloning utility for macOS. SmartBackup features a custom SSD optimised multi-thread capable sync engine which can take advantage of the full speed of modern SSD/Flash based storage. When copying between SSD/Flash Volumes, version 4.1.3 is up to twice as fast creating a new bootable clone of macOS compared to other utilities.


Dejal Time Out 2.3 Enhances the Postpone and Skip Options

Oct 02, 2017 - Dejal today announces Time Out 2.3, an update to their popular break reminder app for macOS. Using a computer for hours on end can lead to eye, back, and neck strain. Time Out 2 offers users gentle reminders to take breaks, allowing them to stretch and relax. Version 2.3 adds the ability to show the number of times each break has been postponed, skipped, and/or done today, and can set daily limits on postponing and skipping. There's also a mini-pie-chart option, and High Sierra compatibility.


Encryption app SimpleumSafe for Mac 50% off to welcome the ECSM

Sep 29, 2017 - In celebration of the European Cyber Security Months in October 2017, Simpleum Media GmbH halves the price of SimpleumSafe for macOS. SimpleumSafe is an easy-to-use app for password-based encryption of personal and professional data. Thanks to proven AES-256 encryption technology, used by government, banks and industrial enterprise, all kinds of digital information are well protected against attacks from the Internet, as well as unauthorized access.


B-Eng introduces Drag'n'Drop Encryption App for Mac

Sep 28, 2017 - B-Eng today introduces Data Vault 1.0, the company's powerful new utility for automated encryption and decryption on any Mac computer. With its dual panel layout files can be dropped on the left panel to encrypt and on the right panel to decrypt. Encryption and decryption is fully automated in Data Vault, using military grade 256-Bit encryption technology. Thanks to its layout it can be used just like any dual panel file manager.


MacXDVD Fastest Data Backup Solution Is Available for iPhone 8/X/iOS 11

Sep 27, 2017 - MacXDVD Software today announces MacX MediaTrans 4.8, adding full support for iOS 11, iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Users will be able to upgrade, confident that their photos, videos, music and memories will be safely backed up to Mac in case anything goes awry during the migration. MacX MediaTrans is the most efficient alternative solution to iTunes and iCloud to backup iPhone to Mac, with the speed, data security, personal privacy, iDevice storage space and more.


ChronoSync 4.8.1 is macOS High Sierra Ready

Sep 27, 2017 - Florida based Econ Technologies today announces ChronoSync 4.8.1, now supporting macOS High Sierra and the new Apple File System (APFS). Use ChronoSync 4.8.1 to backup your Mac boot volume before upgrading to this major release of macOS. Be sure to take advantage of the new features such as Assistants that guide you through the process of configuring a Synchronizer Task, simplified Schedule entry and editing, and the new 'Validate...' step to check backed up data.