QuickerTek Doubles or Triples Wireless Range
QuickerTek Doubles or Triples Wireless Range of 15" & 17" PowerBooks
External Antennas Debut For Aluminum PowerBooks
WICHITA, Kan. --March 30, 2004-- QuickerTek, the exclusive developers of
PowerBook(tm) antennas for all Apple wireless products, is now shipping the
only external antenna for the 15" and 17" aluminum PowerBooks. It can
easily double and triple the signal strength for PowerBook users, quickly
and easily. Overwhelming customer demand from the expanding PowerBook
wireless user market prompted the development of this new antenna design.
This new external PowerBook antenna includes detailed installation
instructions that will make it easy for most users to quickly improve
wireless signal strength. QuickerTek also includes a CD containing software
for wireless system performance measurement. This new wireless antenna
doubles or triples the aluminum PowerBook's usable range as well as
increasing throughput speed. This new antenna is ideal for those users who
Omnis Studio Version 4.0
(font size=3D"-1")Raining Data Announces MySQL Connectivity With
the Release of Omnis Studio Version 4.0
(font size=3D"-1")IRVINE, Calif., March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/
-- Raining Data Corporation (Nasdaq: (a
size=3D"-1")RDTA(/a)(font size=3D"-1") - (a
size=3D"-1")News(/a)(font size=3D"-1")), a long-time provider of
scalable, flexible and reliable data management software, announced
the latest release of (a
size=3D"-1")Omnis Studio Version 4.0(/a)(font
(font size=3D"-1")This new major release in the Company's line of
Rapid Application Development (RAD) tools builds upon what was already
one of the most powerful and cost effective development solutions.
Omnis Studio 4.0 delivers increased integration, productivity, and
flexibility, allowing developers to build applications in less time
and at a...
Gefen's New 2:8 Hdtv Distribution Amplifier
GEFEN'S NEW 2:8 HDTV DISTRIBUTION AMPLIFIER SENDS ONE HDTV SOURCE TO EIGHT
WOODLAND HILLS, CA [March 29, 2004] Connectivity solutions provider Gefen
announced the release of a new high definition distribution amplifier that
sends one high definition television (HDTV) video source to eight HDTV
displays using DVI (digital visual interface) connectors.
The ex-tend-it 2:8 HDTV Distribution Amplifier splits the HDTV signal eight
ways enabling simultaneous, multi-display viewing. It is HDCP (high
definition content protection) compliant, ensuring that all high-resolution
data is accurately reproduced for optimum output. Because it provides two
DVI inputs, the 2:8 HDTV Splitter can also switch between two video sources.
Each source, when selected, will distribute up to eight video signals.
The 2:8 HDTV Splitter was designed for professional and commercial
environments that require multiple displays showing the same high definition
video information. It is compatible with...
Subject: [ANN] SQLiteManager 1.0b6
SAN DIEGO, California (March 29, 2004) - SQLabs is pleased to announce the
immediate availability of SQLiteManager 1.0b6 for Mac OS and Windows.
SQLiteManager is a database manager for SQLite databases. With
SQLiteManager you can create and browse tables, indexes, and views, insert,
remove, and edit table records, and execute arbitrary SQL statements. You
can also save commonly used SQL scripts directly in any database. A
flexible and powerful report generation system allows you to export data in
almost any format you can imagine, including HTML, CSV, and XML.
New in this beta:
* Fixed several bugs in the REALbasic database converter
* Several other UI tweaks
* Rewrote the data view in preparation for a Linux version
SQLiteManager 1.0b6 is set to expire on April 15, 2004. Register
SQLiteManager now for $39 and receive SQLiteManager 1.0 for free when it
For more information, please visit the SQLiteManager website:
4th Dimension 2003.3
4D, Inc. Ships 4th Dimension 2003.3
-- New release significantly enhances 4D Server's robust networking
SAN JOSE, CA, March 29, 2004 - 4D, Inc., publishers of the 4th Dimension
RAD/RDBMS Environment and WebSTAR Server Suite, announced today that 4D
version 2003.3 has been released and is now available from the 4D, Inc. Web
site. 4D 2003.3 is a significant release for current 4D 2003 users with many
bug fixes as well as powerful networking protocol enhancements.
"We are delighted to show our commitment to continually update our product
lines," said Brendan Coveney, president and CEO, 4D, Inc. "4D Server is
increasingly being used in larger, more business-critical environments. We
are delighted that this release enhances 4D Server's networking capabilities
to allow our developers to provide even more robust and higher performing
Current 4D 2003 owners can download the update free of charge. The update
along with a list of feature set improvements can...
FmPro Migrator 1.86 Enterprise Edition
FmPro Migrator 1.86 Enterprise
3-25-2004 - Fremont, CA - .com Solutions Inc.
releases FmPro Migrator 1.86 Enterprise Edition for MacOS X - New
Release Adds FileMaker to FileMaker 7 Table Consolidation
.com Solutions Inc., a developer of
multi-platform database development tools, has released FmPro Migrator
1.86 for MacOS X with enhanced functionality for FileMaker 7. FmPro
Migrator for MacOS X leverages new FileMaker database engine features
which have not previously been available in order to provide automated
FileMaker to FileMaker 7 database table consolidations. Migrating
multiple FileMaker database files into a single FileMaker 7 database
file enables developers to take advantage of the enhanced security
model incorporated within FileMaker 7.
The new FileMaker database engine within
FileMaker 7 makes it possible to create FileMaker database tables with
SQL commands. In prior versions of FileMaker, it was necessary to
create database files (tables)...
iTools 7.3 Adds Popular Web Utilities
New iTools 7.3 Adds Popular Web Utilities
Easiest Apache in the world gets easier!
Santa Barbara, CA, March 26, 2004. iTools 7.3, heralded for its
simplicity and power, saves webmasters time and money. Webmasters can
setup unlimited web sites on Mac OS X, and let each client administer
his own domain. iTools 7's secure, domain-specific remote Apache
administration, using a 5th generation suite of tools, makes Apache on
Mac OS X 10.3, the easiest Apache in the world to administer. The new
iTools 7.3, released today, adds features, performance enhancements, and
the latest Apache 2. Apache 2.0.49, released last week, is considered
the best Apache version available.
Added to the basic ability to set up an Apache web server, a DNS server
or an FTP server, iTools now includes tools for setting up community
discussion boards, displaying photos on the web, starting your own blog,
and creating web portals to enable organizations & communities to access
information, share calendars,...
New Apache Bootcamp May 17-21 by Big Nerd Ranch
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New Apache Bootcamp May 17-21, 2004 With Instructor Rich
Bowen, Hosted by the Big Nerd Ranch
ATLANTA, March 23, 2004 -- Building on its growing
reputation for offering state-of-the-art classes tailored to
meet the demands of constantly evolving technology, the Big
Nerd Ranch announces the newest offering in its family of
classes, Apache Bootcamp. The retreat facility located in
wooded rolling hills outside of Atlanta offers Apache server
administrators and web application developers an opportunity
to spend 5 days learning the nuts and bolts of building,
configuring and securing an Apache server with introductions
to developing web server applications with CGI, PHP, and
mod_perl. This course addresses the needs of very large and
complex Apache installations including virtual hosts and
clustering with mod_proxy.
The Big Nerd Ranch, in cooperation with Cooper MacGregor,
has tapped the extensive knowledge and expertise of one of
the seminal leaders in Apache...
Valentina Data Reports Bundle For REALbasic Available
Valentina Data Reports Bundle For REALbasic Available
LIMITED SPECIAL OFFER FOR REALBASIC DEVELOPERS COMBINES FASTEST DATABASE AND
March 23, 2004. Beaverton, Oregon. Paradigma Software, makers of the
Valentina line of database products and On-Target Reports, Inc, makers of
dbReports Professional, announce a limited time, special offer for
developers of REALbasic, in honor of REAL Software=92s RealWorld 2004
REALbasic developers can purchase Valentina for REALbasic (MacOS or
Windows), regularly $199, and dbReports Professional (MacOS or Windows),
regularly $199, together, for $299. The special offer begins today and ends
April 2, 2004.
=93REALbasic 5.5 takes you to the next level when you=92ve exhausted the
application possibilities of a database product like FileMaker Pro,=94 said
Aaron Bratcher, president of On-Target Reports, Inc. =93With Valentina
underneath, you can manage hundreds of thousands of records with remarkable
speed and robustness.=94
Troi Automatisering releases Activator Plug-in 1.4 for FileMaker
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Troi Automatisering releases Activator Plug-in 1.4 for FileMaker 7 and 6.
Triggering of FileMaker scripts on a different computer now also
available for FileMaker 7.
Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands, March 23rd, 2004-- Troi
Automatisering today announced the availability of Troi Activator
Plug-in 1.4, for FileMaker 7 and FileMaker 6.
What is the Activator Plug-in?
The Activator Plug-in is a very powerful tool for triggering scripts
across the network, even over the Internet. All from within FileMaker
- trigger a FileMaker script on a different client computer
- trigger a FileMaker script over the Internet
- run a script and send data to a different FileMaker application,
all in the background
- use the built-in security to prevent unauthorized triggering
- send a number (e.g. a record ID) and a long text with the trigger
- start and stop listening for remote trigger messages with one script step
Apart from remote triggering you can also trigger...
UPLOADit 1.0 for FileMaker
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
COMM-UNITY NETWORKING SYSTEMS RELEASES UPLOADit 1.0, A CROSS PLATFORM
Fort Worth, TX, March 22, 2004 -- Comm-Unity Networking Systems announces the
release of UPLOADit 1.0, for FileMaker 4.x and above (including FileMaker 7)
for both Macintosh and Windows Platforms. This is the initial release of the
UPLOADit is a FileMaker plug-in that allows you to upload files from your web
browser to a machine running FileMaker. This functionality is often requested
by web developers who need a way for users to submit files in addition to
their other information. In the past, this has always involved complicated
server side processes and additional web services, but now you can do it all
with just FileMaker and UPLOADit.
UPLOADit comes with several example solutions to show you how the plug-in
works. You can either use the UPLOADit example solutions as starting points,
or with just a little bit of FileMaker scripting knowledge and the complete...
Novell and equinux team up to provide VPN connectivity for Mac
Novell and equinux team up to provide VPN connectivity for the
Boston / Munich - March 22, 2004: As the Novell BrainShare conference
kicks off, equinux, the market-leading VPN software vendor for Mac,
today announced compatibility with Novell BorderManager 3.8. The
partnership enables remote Mac users in Novell network environments to
establish secure connections, using VPN Tracker.
Novell BorderManager includes firewall and VPN technologies to
safeguard networks from potential internal and external threats. By
operating a Novell BorderManager environment combined with equinux VPN
Tracker, as a remote VPN client for Mac, heterogeneous networks now
have a complete network protection tool.
"Novell is pleased to announce its collaboration with equinux for
connecting remote Mac users and offering a complete VPN setup",
said Frank Auger, Novell vice president, secure identity management
product marketing and management. "Now employees working from
eOrdering eCommerce 2.4
March 22, 2004
LAJ Design today announced the 2.4 release of the eOrdering eCommerce line.
The line is made up of eOrdering Complete, eOrdering Gold, and eOrdering
Professional. All three are cross platform applications that create
eCommerce sites. Complete is designed for products with single cost options.
Gold add the ability to have several cost options (among other things).
Additionally Professional lets you split your site into categories (and
other pro options).
eOrdering allows small businesses, photographers, and artists to put their
products online and take orders online. Professional allows for categories
for making larger eCommerce sites. It is ideal for event photographers to
let customers order their pictures while at the event or let them order
later on the internet or for businesses to put their products online for
customers to order from (for smaller sites use eOrdering Gold or eOrdering
New or Changes
[new] Added min order...
Ascending Offers Free Filemaker Conversion/Migration Consultation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ASCENDING TECHNOLOGIES OFFERS FREE FILEMAKER PRO CONVERSION/MIGRATION
CHICAGO, IL -- March 22, 2004 -- Ascending Technologies today
announces that it will be offering free systems reviews for FileMaker Pro
5 and 6 customers.
"FileMaker Pro 7 was released last week, and it's received an enormous
amount of positive coverage in the press. But is it for everyone on week
one? Maybe," said Steve Abrahamson, founder of Ascending Technologies.
"We've been working closely with FileMaker, Inc. on this release for
about a year and a half, and it's just a fantastic product, but it's so
different that not everyone can just go jump in. We want to help as many
customers as we can to form an intelligent strategy that's right for
them. That's why we're doing this now; we want to make sure that
customers who rely on FileMaker Pro can make a good transition and avoid
potentially losing a lot of time, and enduring great frustration, by
Brighton, England - March 22nd, 2004 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RAPIDWEAVER 2.1.1 AVAILABLE FOR MAC
Realmac Software today announced the release of RapidWeaver 2.1.1 for
the Mac. RapidWeaver 2 is a revolutionary web design package allowing
users to design, create and publish web sites faster than ever before.
Despite being fast and simple to use, websites are produced to a
consistantly high standard. With over 20 pre-designed themes to choose
from and more available from purchasable "theme packs" there is a
design to suit everyones need.
"Practically all "simple" web-page-makers are clunky and overburden the
novice user with paragraphs of incomprehensible HTML, overwhelming any
attempts at creativity." said Daniel Counsell, Director of Realmac
RapidWeaver 2, was designed from scratch in cocoa to be as easy as
possible, and more than that, requires not even a vague understanding
of HTML. Users are able to choose and create...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MacCVSClient 1.8.1 is a free CVS client running on
Mac OS 7.1 and later. There are separate Mac OS
X (Mach-O), Classic PPC and Classic 68K executables
of the software.
MacCVSClient has features such as easy viewing of
diffs, logs and annotations. There is a mechanism
to ensure you resolve conflicts before committing
changes. A convenient scrapbook window allows you
to reuse text bits while composing commit log
Mac OS resource files can be stored in RBL, a line
based text format. This way they can be auto-merged
by CVS and diff'ed like normal text files. The
AppleSingle storage format is supported as well.
In this release:
- Simplified Import and Export Translator handling:
both are now combined in one list.
- Copy-and-paste and drag-and-drop of textual
formats of Translators and Ignore Filters;
useful to exchange Translators and Ignore Filters
between team members.
- Commit/Add/Import log messages can be converted
to ISO Latin 1 or...
Announcing the Launch of FileMakerUniversity.com
New FileMaker=AE Pro 7 Training Available from Leading FileMaker Development
Firms CoreSolutions Development=81 and The Support Group=81
Toronto ON; Boston MA - March 19, 2004 - CoreSolutions Development Inc., in
partnership with The Support Group Inc. announce the launch of FileMaker
University - www.filemakeruniversity.com - a Website dedicated to providing
the FileMaker Pro community with a source for reliable, high quality
The Website will showcase a new Version 7 training course developed by Rich
Coulombre, President of The Support Group. Appropriately titled "What's
Next?=81 Advancing to FileMaker Pro 7", this four-day hands-on training clas=
introduces FileMaker developers to the skills they need to develop
effective solutions with FileMaker 7 and migrate from older versions.
"FileMaker Inc. has gone way beyond what developers and corporate users
have been asking for," said Barney Lawn, CEO of CoreSolutions...
Cocoa Bootcamp Returns
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Big Nerd Ranch, Inc.
Atlanta, GA - March 19, 2004 - Cocoa Bootcamp Returns to the Big Nerd
Ranch April 19-23, 2004.
Riding the wave of its ongoing popularity, Cocoa Bootcamp returns April
19-23, 2004. The class is designed to be a rigorous introduction to
the fundamentals of Cocoa Programming, with recent changes made in
November of 2003 to incorporate Xcode IDE and the new bindings
mechanism featured in the newest Panther release of Mac OS X. Xcode
promises to be one of the most important new tools at the disposal of
The course covers a comprehensive range of material in five days,
managing to condense the major ideas of Aaron Hillegass's book "Cocoa
Programming for Mac OS X," into the backbone of the bootcamp. Students
who attend the class receive an edited draft of the second edition of
the book, which is the primary textbook for the course. Past students
laud the book as...
Web Dumper v2.0
MAX Programming, LLC - Web Dumper v2.0
March 18, 2004
Maxprog is proud to present another update of its web tool product
named 'Web Dumper' a full featured internet tool that allows users to
download web sites for offline browsing. Available in English, French
Italian and Spanish.
What's new in this release?
- Mac OS X version now includes a standard toolbar with most used
- New Pause/Resume function.
- Italian localized version.
- Dumped files icons are now set to defaults on Mac OS X, Mac OS
8.x/9.x and Windows.
- Queue list icons are now set to defaults on Mac OS X and Windows.
- Redesigned interface.
- Downloads are now 6x faster.
- Download queue is now x6 faster.
- URL parser is now 3x faster.
If you are viewing a Web site with your browser and you decide that you
would like to make a copy of it on your hard drive, you have to
manually save each page as you view...
AE Monitor 1.5: Monitoring AppleEvents
Friday, March 12, 2004
Oxalyn Software is pleased to announce the immediate availability of AE
Monitor 1.5. AE Monitor helps developers understand Apple Events and
integrate Apple Event functionality into their applications. This major
update delivers many new features, including automatic code generation
to replicate Apple Events; the ability to monitor applications one at a
time; event rules; enhanced performance and customization, and much
AE Monitor saves developers time by creating source code that allows
their application to replicate a captured Apple Event. Supported
languages include Perl, tcl, REALbasic, and any application that can
call the Apple Event Manager's AEBuild() function with an
AE Monitor requires Mac OS X 10.2 or later (OS 9 is not supported).
A free, fully functional 30-day demo is available for download at:
Data Backup 2.0
Prosoft Engineering Announces The Release of Data Backup 2.0
Pleasanton, CA - March 17th, 2004 - Prosoft Engineering announces the
release of Data Backup 2.0 for Mac OS 10.2 and up.
Data Backup from Prosoft Engineering just got easier, faster and more
reliable...The new version of Data Backup has an updated user interface
making it even easier to use than it's predecessor. Data Backup 2.0 also
improves upon is already speedy performance, allowing the backups to run
seamlessly in the background. Also new in this release is better
compression technology as well as improved encryption performance.
Scheduling options are also easier to understand and set up with Data
"Prosoft's strong commitment to ease-of-use and powerful features is really
apparent in this new release of Data Backup" states Greg Brewer, Prosoft's
president and CEO. "We've made Data Backup 2.0 even easier to use so that
the novice computer user will feel comfortable doing backups, yet the
product offers all...
Original Macintosh Design Team to Kick Off Macworld Boston
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Original Macintosh Design Team to Kick Off Macworld Conference & Expo in Bos=
Feature presentation line-up will be headlined by Mac community veterans
FRAMINGHAM, MA - March 15, 2004 - IDG World Expo, the leading producer of
world-class tradeshows, conferences and events for technology markets,
today announced that the opening feature presentation at Macworld
Conference & Expo=AE in Boston will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the
Macintosh with the members of its original design team. This panel
presentation will lead off a feature presentation line-up that also
includes photojournalist Rick Smolan and the return of Macworld's geek
trivia contest, the MacBrainiac Challenge.
Macworld Conference & Expo will take place July 12 - 15, 2004 at the new
Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC). Macworld is returning to
Boston for the first time in seven years, and is the first event to be held
in the BCEC.
New York Times technology columnist...
Troi Text Plug-in 2.7, for FileMaker Pro 7
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
First 3rd party plug-in to make use of new extended plug-in API of FileMaker 7!
Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands, March 12th, 2004--Troi
Automatisering today announced the availability of its Troi Text
Plug-in 2.7, for FileMaker Pro 7. Troi Text Plug-in 2.7 is the first
third party plug-in to make use of the new extended plug-in API of
FileMaker 7. Calls to the plug-in's functions can now support Unicode
and more parameters.
At the same time Troi is releasing Troi Text Plug-in 2.1.6. This
version makes use of the 'classic' plug-in API. Users that upgrade to
FileMaker 7 but don't want to rewrite their scripts calling the Text
Plug-in functions can use this version. The 2.1.6 version also runs
on FileMaker 6 and 5.x.
What is Troi Text Plug-in?
Troi Text Plug-in is a very powerful tool for for dealing efficiently
with text in your FileMaker Pro database. It adds the following
functions to FileMaker Pro:
- Combine sets from 2 text fields:
* get all lines that...
Late Night Software Launches Affrus 1.0: Perl Language
LATE NIGHT SOFTWARE LAUNCHES AFFRUS 1.0, A PERL EDITING AND DEBUGGING
ENVIRONMENT FOR THE MAC OS X
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Canada - March 11, 2004 - Late Night Software
Ltd. today announced the release of Affrus 1.0, a Mac OS X program for
editing, debugging, and running Perl scripts. Affrus 1.0 wraps Perl in a
standard, familiar, and intuitive user interface and offers the ideal center
for all Perl development needs of any complexity on Mac OS X.
The Affrus editor is tailored to the Perl language. It provides syntax
coloring, identifier indexing and a host of other editing tools to make Perl
development faster. Affrus integrates with Bare Bones Software's BBEdit and
TextWranger for those who prefer to edit in these tools.
Complete editing features include:
* Single window editing/debugging UI design
* Find and replace
* Drag and drop
* Split-pane editing
* Unlimited undo/redo
* Table Of Contents popup menu
* Contextual Perl navigation menu
* locate handler/variable...
CodeWarrior Development Studio for Mac OS, v9.2 Update
CodeWarrior Development Studio for Mac OS, v9.2 Update
The 9.2 update for CodeWarrior Development Studio for Mac OS Version 9 is a
maintenance release of the CodeWarrior Development Studio for Mac OS tools.
The 9.2 update includes bug fixes to the C/C++ compiler, IDE, Debugger,
MSL, PowerPlant, and PowerPlant X. The release notes contain details for
each of these changed components.
Complete release notes can be found at
This update should only be applied to registered users of: CodeWarrior
Development Studio for Mac OS Version 9.0 or 9.1
There are two versions of the 9.2 update installer for you to choose from.
Option one: You can download the full 9.2 update installer at
It is a complete, self-contained installer containing a complete set of
Option two: You can download the 9.2 web update installer at
Appligent Releases PowerAppend, PDF Creation and Customization
Appligent Releases PowerAppend, PDF Creation and Customization Tool
The PDF software company adds creation to its popular Append/Publishing
Family of software components
Lansdowne, PA, March 9, 2004- Appligent, Inc. (www.appligent.com), the
leading provider of Portable Document Format (PDF)-related software
solutions, today announced the release of PowerAppend, the company's first
application to provide software developers with a single solution for both
creating and customizing PDF documents.
Appligent is integrating Global Graphics Jaws PDF Library along with its
high performance SPDF Library to create PowerAppend, which allows users to
create high quality PDFs from PostScript files. Document publishers can
create PDFs that accurately retain the image quality and display
characteristics of the original PostScript file. PowerAppend also can
customize documents and save them in either PDF or PostScript
PowerAppend is a server-based application that provides a complete solution...
(CA-AQUEOUS-SOFTWARE-LLC) ScrapX 1.3 Released.
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(AQUEOUS-SOFTWARE-LLC)--March 9, 2004--
Aqueous Software LLC is pleased to announce the release of ScrapX 1.3, an
update to the shareware scrapbook utility built for Mac OS X 10.2 or later.
ScrapX stores, displays, plays, and dispenses content that can be copied
and pasted or drag-and-dropped among Mac OS X and classic Mac OS
applications, or that is imported from classic Mac OS scrapbooks including
those created with ScrapIt. ("ScrapX" is pronounced "scrap-eks.")
New features in ScrapX 1.3 include:
* Undo and redo. Essentially an unlimited number of steps is undoable.
* Rich text editing. The types HTML, RTF, URL, and plain text can be
edited, and new items with these types can be created.
* Text selection. A portion of text content in the types HTML, RTFD, RTF,
URL, and plain text can be copied and pasted or drag-and-dropped to another
* Text item creation. A text item can be created within...
Subject: PR: Interarchy 7.0.1 released
Perth, Western Australia - 5 March 2004 - Stairways Software Pty Ltd
is pleased to announce Interarchy 7.0.1, the new version of its
powerful, flexible, award-winning Internet application for Mac OS X.
Interarchy can download and upload files via FTP (the Internet
standard File Transfer Protocol), SFTP (Secure File Transfer
Protocol), and FTP over SSH (FTP/SSH). In addition, it can download
files or whole web sites using HTTP (the HyperText Transfer
Protocol), provide a wealth of information about your Internet
connection, and help you work with remote servers across the Internet.
Interarchy 7 follows on the long history of improvements to provide a
host of new features. Major new features in Interarchy 7 include:
* Fully Mac OS X native (carbon events and native core networking).
* Tabbed browsing (just like Safari).
* Icon view (to complement list view and column view).
* Full bookmark management system, including FTP Disks, Rendezvous...
Chaparral Software Ships Brushfire 2 for Mac OS X
CHAPARRAL SOFTWARE SHIPS BRUSHFIRE 2 for Mac OS X
Brushfire 2 for Mac OS X is now easier to use, more complete, and just as fast.
Calabasas, CA - Mar. 4, 2004 - Chaparral Software & Consulting Services, Inc.
today released Brushfire 2 for Macintosh OS X.
Brushfire 2 is a substantial upgrade to the blazing fast and
well-regarded FileMaker Pro analysis package that adds comprehensive
field, layout, relationship, and dependency analysis reports to its
suite of script analysis capabilities. Brushfire 2 continues to use
HTML as a presentation mechanism, retains its fast performance and
adds many new error and overview reports.
The company reports the Mac OS X version is much easier to set up and
run than prior versions, as well as retaining the speed for which Brushfire
*** Beta Users Enthusiastic **
Chaparral shared some of its customer's responses to the new version
"Brushfire 2 is fantastic, it works so well. It's a dream to process the...
CRYPTOCard's CRYPTO-Server X: THE FIRST AUTHENTICATION
SOLUTION TO PROVIDE SSH CONNECTION FOR MAC OS X PANTHER
CRYPTOCard's CRYPTO-Server X Follows Up Macworld 2004 Best of
Show Award By Wowing Renowned Apple Security Expert
Ottawa, Ontario, March 1, 2004 =F6 CRYPTOCard's ((a
href=3D"http://www.cryptocard.com/")www.cryptocard.com(/a)) Best of Show
award winner at Macworld 2004, CRYPTO-Server X, the first
authentication solution for the Mac, has received high praise from the
former leader of Apple's IT Security Department, and one of the
foremost experts in Macintosh forensic analysis, Derrick Donnelly,
CTO, BlackBag Technologies, for making it simple to positively
authenticate remote Mac users attempting to access a system via a
Secure Socket Shell (SSH) connection. SSH, an internet protocol
that increases remote security by encrypting passwords and
authenticating both ends of the client/server connection using a
digital certificate, effectively eliminates eavesdropping,...
Analyzer 3.6 for FileMaker
Analyzer 3.6 is up to twice as fast and has many new enhancements.
PHOENIX, AZ - March 4, 2004 -- What's in your database?
Waves in Motion today released Analyzer 3.6, a database analysis tool
designed to take the guesswork out of building and documenting FileMaker
Pro solutions. This new version is up to twice as fast as Analyzer 3.5 at
importing large solution DDRs.
In addition to the speed improvement, Analyzer 3.6 sports five major new
-- We added dependency records for all references to Relationships.
-- We extended support for Sort Fields into Problem Dots, Reports, and
-- We added a new Search attribute called "depended-on count", so you can
find elements based on how many elements depend upon them.
-- We restored support for Searching Global Notes and Analysis Notes, and
added 15 other new Search attributes.
-- We eliminated duplicate dependency records, reducing the size of your
In addition to these advanced new features, we...
westciv.com releases version 3.5 of Style Master
March 3 2004 Bondi Beach Australia
westciv.com releases version 3.5 of Style Master, a significant upgrade
to their leading Mac OS X CSS design and development application.
Style Master has for more than half a decade been a pioneering CSS
development tool for Mac OS X. With this new release both seasoned web
developers and CSS novices now have the tools to
* Build professional standards based web sites using their choice of
wizards, powerful editors, stylish templates and an advanced set of
hand coding tools
* Take advantage of the latest advanced CSS design techniques with the
help of enhanced color tools (including screen sampling), internal
previewing and wizards for developing navigation bars, breadcrumb
trails and multi column page layouts
* Troubleshoot their code with built-in syntax checking and validation
* Target all browsers with detailed at-the-fingertips browser support
* Save time and money by harnessing the efficiency...
QuicKeys X2 version 2.1
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Thursday, March 4, 2004
Free 30-day trial version available:
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, March 4, 2004 - CE Software, Inc. (OTC Symbol:
CESF), today announced the release of QuicKeys X2 version 2.1, an update to
its award winning automation utility software for Apple's Mac OS X. This
update, free to registered users of version 2.0 or later, includes improved
typing, recording and sequence tools making QuicKeys the best choice for
automating your Macintosh.
Pricing & Availability
Available immediately, QuicKeys X2 2.1 is a free download for registered
users of version 2.0 or later. New copies of QuicKeys X2 are available for
$99.95 for a single user. An upgrade from QuicKeys X version 1.5 is $19.95
and an upgrade from QuicKeys X version 1.0 is $34.95. Special "migration"
pricing for registered Macintosh and Windows QuicKeys customers is
available for $69.95. Multi-pack licenses are also available. QuicKeys X2
can be purchased directly from CE...
HELIOS Ships WebShare for fast and secure remote Internet file
HELIOS WebShare is a secure and extremely fast server solution that enables
users to access their file servers over the Internet.
For a detailed report on HELIOS WebShare performance compared to other
methods see (http://www.helios.de/products/WS/speed.html).
For a detailed report on HELIOS WebShare security see
HELIOS WebShare runs on all major server platforms. The required WebObjects
5.2 license is not part of the product.
Additional HELIOS WebShare product details can be found at
Getting Started With Lego Trains
For Immediate Release
Contact: Leigh Sacks, No Starch Press (firstname.lastname@example.org or
GETTING STARTED WITH LEGO TRAINS
Inspirational Ideas and Instructions in Full Color
San Francisco, CA - Building and running model trains has been a popular
hobby for decades. From small oval tracks running a simple locomotive to
tracks that take over entire basements, model train enthusiasts come in
all types. A subset of model train enthusiasts use an alternative medium
for their creations; instead of building trains out of model wood and
plastic, LEGO(r) train builders create their locomotives and rail cars out
of LEGO bricks, using official LEGO train sets or a collection of their
Until now LEGO trains builders have exchanged ideas for models and
connected with each other through an active online community and user
group network. Now well-known LEGO trains community member and LEGO
employee Jacob H. McKee has written the first book dedicated to LEGO...
iClip 2.8 Productivity Software for Mac OS X
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Inventive Releases iClip 2.8 Productivity Software for Mac OS X
New Version Improves Picture Clipping Handling, and Features Enhanced Drag
AUGUSTA, Maine, Mar. 3, 2004
Inventive, Inc. (http://inventive.us) announces the release of iClip
version 2.8 productivity software for Apple Macintosh computers with OS X.
iClip is a multiple clipboard/scrapbook application designed to improve
user efficiency and productivity for various computing tasks.
iClip works as a small window that floats above all other applications,
allowing easy access to multiple bins that store clippings that users place
into them. Clippings can be text, pictures, URLs, movies, etc. iClip helps
eliminate redundant typing, especially in tasks like filling out online
forms. Users can arrange clippings into groups to stay organized.
New in version 2.8 is significantly improved handling of vector and
high-resolution picture clippings. This change mainly affects users who
Advanced Web Ranking 2.5
For Immediate Release
Release date: March 2, 2004
Caphyon LLC is pleased to announce the release of Advanced Web Ranking 2.5, a
tool that helps check your web site position on all major search engines.
Advanced Web Ranking runs on Mac OS X, Windows 98/2000/XP, Linux and
Checking your web site position is a very time consuming task. For example,
if you have 10 keywords that you want to monitor, and you want to check the
top 20 positions for 10 search engines, you need to perform about 200 (10
keywords * 10 engines * first 2 pages) individual searches to get the
results. Then you need to compare the results one by one to find where your
site is positioned. It may take you days to complete this task if you do this
manually. That's where Advanced Web Ranking comes to help.
Advanced Web Ranking is able to query over 130 search engines and quickly
find out if you're moving up or down in the rankings, or if your site is
listed at all. It will track the progress of your rankings over...
WebSurveyor Releases New Web Interface
WebSurveyor Releases New Web Interface
The easiest online survey tool on the market today just got easier
HERNDON, VA (Mar. 2, 2004) -- WebSurveyor Corporation, the leading
provider of do-it-yourself online survey tools, announced today the
release of a new web interface for its online survey solution. The new
interface enables immediate accessibility and mobility for survey
administrators, who will now be able to access survey data from
"We're excited about WebSurveyor's new web interface," said Allen
Miller, director for Brothers & Company. "It's especially ideal for the
Mac users in our office who will now be able to access reports on their
own computer. It also gives us much needed mobility, as we'll have the
ability to work on surveys while we travel. We're very pleased with
WebSurveyor and the customer support that we've received."
The web interface brings much needed accessibility to the survey
process. It eliminates the need to download and install...
Gefen Firewire Extender Transmits Computer Electronics Long...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEW FIREWIRE EXTENDER FROM GEFEN TRANSMITS COMPUTER ELECTRONICS LONG RANGES
WOODLAND HILLS, CA [March 1, 2004] Gefen Inc., a manufacturer of third
party support solutions for computer and electronic systems, announced the
release of its ex-tend-it FireWire Extender, a new addition to its
ex-tend-it Professional Series product line.
IEEE 1394 FireWire is a popular interface used on Apple computers and
electronic video devices such as digital cameras and displays. With Gefen's
new FireWire Extender, any device with a FireWire port can be extended
great distances from the computer or source, effectively operating anywhere
within a 1640-feet (500-meter) distance.
The FireWire Extender uses a sender and receiver system to transmit data at
an average rate of 350 to 400mbps. Installation takes minutes and requires
the sender to be connected to the source and the receiver to be connected
to the remote device via FireWire. Data is sent along multimode,
We are glad to announce the release of EditiX 1.1
More details at http://www.editix.com
This release adds DTD, W3C XML Schema generator from a document, drag'n
drop,extension for the project and fixes several bugs.
EditiX is a cross-platform powerful and easy to use XML editor designed
to help web authors and application programmers take advantage of the
latest XML and XML-related technologies such as XSLT / FO and XSD
Schema. EditiX provides users with an extensive range of XML
functionality within a refined IDE that guides you with intelligent
entry helpers. EditiX has realtime XPath location and syntax error
detection. Helpers are also provided with context syntax popup
supporting DTD, Schema and RelaxNG. EditiX supports multiple templates
and project management. User can apply XSLT or FO Transformation and
show the result with a dedicated view. All the process can be managed by
shortcuts. EditiX includes default templates with XML, DTD, XHTML, XSLT,
XSD, XML RelaxNG, SVG, MathML...
Big Nerd Ranch Announces March 2004 Training
Big Nerd Ranch Announces March 2004 Training
Atlanta, GA - February 27, 2004 - Batter Up for Spring Training: Big
Nerd Ranch Announces Cocoa Bootcamp on Panther/XCode in March 2004.
Big Nerd Ranch announces the return of its popular Cocoa Bootcamp training
class for March 22-26, 2004. This course, one of the most well attended
classes offered by the Big Nerd Ranch, was revised in the fall of November
2003 to incorporate XCode IDE and the new bindings mechanism featured in
the Panther release of Mac OS X. The enhanced course, instructed by Big
Nerd Ranch founder Aaron Hillegass, is targeted to provide Mac programmers
with the skills they need to master the emerging technology of XCode.
"I spent a week at Big Nerd Ranch. An amazing amount of material, crammed
into way too little time. Yet somehow it all worked. I came away
remembering much of what was taught, but more importantly, I had enough
resource material to recreate anything."
- Dave Mark
For Immediate Release
Date: Friday 27, 2004
SubRosaSoft Ships Version 1.0 of FlashRestore
The new utility recovers photo accidentally erased from Flash media.
Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, (February 27th, 2004)---SubRosaSoft.com Ltd., a
software company based in New Zealand focusing on system utility and
privacy software, today announced the immediate availability of
FlashRestore version 1.0. FlashRestore is an easy to use application that
has been designed to recover image files that have been deleted
intentionally or accidentally from your digital camera's media. It is
compatible with most Memory Sticks, SmartMedia, CompactFlash I & II, and
Digital cameras are quickly replacing traditional film cameras as the
choice of cameras. Not only are the prices of digital cameras dropping
quickly, but the image quality of the latest digital cameras actually rival
the traditional film based contenders. Although the contents of a digital
camera can't be erased by passing through...
WiebeTech Introduces New Versions of FireWire 800 Forensic Field
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WiebeTech Introduces New Versions of FireWire 800 Forensic Field Kit
WICHITA, KS - February 25, 2004 - WiebeTech has introduced two new versions
of its Forensic Field KitTM. Included in these kits are high-speed
write-blocked FireWire 400/800/USB2 forensic readers. The complete kits
allow forensic professionals to image 3.5" IDE and SATA drives in the field
through high-speed FireWire 400 and 800 ports.
Of key importance to Forensic professionals is the speed at which drives
may be hashed or verified. The write-blocked FireWire 800 hardware within
these kits allows drive data processing at a rate of nearly 50MB/sec. This
represents an approximate real world two-fold improvement, or reduction in
time, over other forensic write-blocked devices using older FireWire 400
technology. In Law Enforcement search warrant situations, this time can be
critical to successful seizure of digital evidence, since time on site is
In addition, a key...
Web Crossing Adds Discussions & Plug-Ins To Web Crossing...
WEB CROSSING, INC. ADDS DISCUSSIONS AND PLUG-INS TO WEB CROSSING EXPRESS
-- Free, Integrated Web Crossing-based Web/Mail/FTP Server Now Includes
Low-volume License for Discussion Forums or Other Plug-ins --
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., February 25, 2004 -- Web Crossing, Inc. today
announced Web Crossing Express, a free integrated Web Crossing Web/Mail/FTP
server platform, now includes a low-volume license for discussions and
Available immediately, Web Crossing Express provides unlimited Web, FTP and
Email (POP/SMTP/IMAP) servers in Web Crossing's core integrated
environment, and now includes an additional low-volume license for plug-ins
or discussions. Plug-ins are available for a extensive array of
functionality, such as discussions, Weblogs, RSS feeds, personal and shared
calendars, WebMail, wiki web, Neurons, and more. Additional information and
the Web Crossing Express download can be accessed at
"Web Crossing Express is a powerful,...
2004 Feb 25, 17:00 PST
I would like to take this opportunity to announce version 1.2.0 of
SimplyProjects (developed using REALbasic 4.5.3). This version now
allows users to add log text files to their bug records. It is also
the first one localised in French.
SimplyProjects is a project management system for small-scale and
shareware software development. You can use SimplyProjects to enter
and track feature requests, to-do tasks and bug reports on a
per-project basis. You can also export project information either as
plain text (ASCII) or HTML files.
Another feature of SimplyProjects is the ability to generate report
documents such as Read-Me's and Version Histories which you can bundle
with their finished software products. These documents can also be
generated as either plain text (ASCII) or HTML files.
A copy of SimplyProjects 1.2.0 can be dowloaded at the following URL:
More information about...
Mushroom is an easy to use developer tool for software localization. It
has been designed to help the developers to create and maintain the
localized resources and to keep them synchronized with the source code
of their Cocoa projects. Mushroom also provides advanced features to
improve team work, especially with third party translators.
Main features include
- Designed to work on projects.
- Reports all incoherences inside your project.
- Automatizes the whole localization process.
- Distributed localization support (team work).
- GUI for the "genstrings" and "nibtool" utilities
This release is a important update of Mushroom. It introduces several
new features and improves many parts of the software.
The support for Xcode's projects has been added. Mushroom is now able
to read the new project format and to recognize the new ".xcode"
It also introduces the "NIB Helper" utility along the main application.
NIB Helper is a GUI for the "nibtool" utility...
24U SimpleDialog Plug-In 2.0 for FileMaker
Tuesday, February 24, 2004
The long time expected version 2.0 of the 24U SimpleDialog Plug-In finally
Today, 24U Software released the new version 2.0 of 24U SimpleDialog
Plug-In. The new version of this most flexible and featured cross-platform
dialog plug-in brings more than 10 features still unique to this product!
"We have listened to our customers carefully, and we are now delivering
what they have been asking for - more simplicity, more flexibility, and
more features", said HOnza Koudelka, Quality Manager at 24U Software. "We
have also prepared for the future by making 24U SimpleDialog Plug-In 2.0
fully Unicode savvy ..."
20 new features of the version 2.0:
- Completely rewritten dialog showing engine
- Improved dynamic sizing and positioning of dialog items
- Dialogs can display longer text than ever before
- Text in dialogs respect system settings for message box on Windows
- Unlimited number of pop-up menu items
- Value lists can be easily inserted in...
Post.Office for Mac OS X: Simple, Secure & Powerful
Post.Office: Simple, Secure & Powerful
Now Available with Advanced Features
Santa Barbara, CA, February 24, 2003. Post.Office 3.5.3 version 722,
the premier mail server and lists server for Mac OS X, is now available
as a free upgrade. Post.Office was originally designed to replace
'sendmail' with a mail server that was more secure and easier to manage.
Because of its simplicity and its power, Post.Office was widely
embraced around the world by ISPs supporting 10s of thousands of
mailboxes on platforms like Solaris, Digital UNIX and NT. Under the
auspices of their Japanese partner, Open Technologies, Tenon brought
Openwave's well-regarded Post.Office to Apple's Mac OS X and extended it
with an abundance of important new features.
Now that Tenon has modernized this robust package with Spam filtering,
protection from open relay, and other needed features, such as IMAP4,
POP-before-SMTP and SMTP-Auth, longstanding Post.Office users are
transitioning to Apple's Mac OS X. Tenon...
iMsafe 2: Backup for Mac OS X
iMsafe 2: Backup for Mac OS X
Belgium, February 23, 2004. SweetCocoa today announced the public beta of
iMsafe 2, the popular backup tool for Mac OS X. iMsafe 2 is completely
rewritten from the ground up to take advantage of the advanced
functionality in Mac OS X 10.3. "We want iMsafe to become the best backup
tool for Mac OS X", said Catheleyne D'hondt, PR manager at SweetCocoa.
"Therefore, we are releasing iMsafe 2 as a fully functional public beta to
get as much feedback as possible from the Mac OS X community."
iMsafe can backup to USB and FireWire HDs, iPods, Pendrives and to remote
Macs on the network. With iMsafe you can run incremental backups, featuring
the possibility to transfer only the differences in the files at both
sides, while file permissions, modification dates and all other file
attributes are preserved. When scheduling a backup to another Mac on the
network, iMsafe can automatically connect to that Mac before starting the
backup. The dock icon will inform you...
MathLink for AppleScript, OSAX to use Mathematica
MATHLINK FOR APPLESCRIPT - VERSION 1.0 AVAILABLE
Linz, Austria, February-20-2004 -- uni software plus GmbH is pleased
to announce the immediate availability of their new product
MathLink for AppleScript.
MathLink for AppleScript is a Scripting Addition (OSAX) that makes
it possible to use Mathematica as a computational engine in AppleScript
programs (Mathematica is a registered trademark of Wolfram Research).
The second use of MathLink for AppleScript is to allow external
functions written in AppleScript to be called from within the
Mathematica environment. This makes it easy to extend Mathematica
with functionality provided by AppleScript enabled applications.
By combining the powers of Mathematica and AppleScript, you can
manipulate and visualize data with over a thousand of Mathematica's
built-in functions and options. It is easy to send data sets
from applications to Mathematica via AppleScript for sophisticated
analysis and then to use the results right in your AppleScript...