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Aug 24
SpamSieve 2.2
SpamSieve has been updated to version 2.2, and you can download the new version from these sites: ( ( After downloading, quit your mail program and the SpamSieve application, and then replace the old SpamSieve application file with the new one. This update is free and includes the following enhancements: * Improved accuracy, due to better message analysis, use of the Habeas Whitelist, and leveraging of SpamAssassin's heuristic tests. * Easier (more automatic) to train. * The corpus and rules are now searchable and AppleScriptable. * The blocklist and whitelist can now import addresses, and they support additional match fields: From (name), Any Recipient, Any Address, Any Character Set, and Any Attachment Name. * Additional notification options include flashing a Griffin PowerMate, Entourage sound sets, and access to sound files installed by your e-mail...
Aug 24
SpamSieve 2.2
SpamSieve has been updated to version 2.2, and you can download the new version from these sites: ( ( After downloading, quit your mail program and the SpamSieve application, and then replace the old SpamSieve application file with the new one. This update is free and includes the following enhancements: * Improved accuracy, due to better message analysis, use of the Habeas Whitelist, and leveraging of SpamAssassin's heuristic tests. * Easier (more automatic) to train. * The corpus and rules are now searchable and AppleScriptable. * The blocklist and whitelist can now import addresses, and they support additional match fields: From (name), Any Recipient, Any Address, Any Character Set, and Any Attachment Name. * Additional notification options include flashing a Griffin PowerMate, Entourage sound sets, and access to sound files installed by your e-mail...
Aug 24
MetaCase releases MetaEdit+ 4.0 for Mac OS X
MetaCase releases MetaEdit+ 4.0 for Mac OS X MetaCase has released a Mac OS X version of its customizable modeling and code generation environment MetaEdit+, aimed at the expert developer looking to gain productivity by generating full code directly from models. MetaEdit+ 4.0 runs on Mac OS X starting version 10.2.x. The MetaEdit+ environment includes Method Workbench that an experienced developer uses to define a modeling language as a metamodel and a code generator to turn the models into code. Method Workbench guides the process and automatically creates the modeling tools for the development team, who can then focus on making high-level design specifications using the domain-specific modeling language, resulting in full generation of code directly from design models. The Mac OS X release further extends platform support of MetaEdit+ in addition to Windows XP/2000/NT/98, Linux, HP-UX, and Solaris*. MetaEdit+ for Mac OS X is available for evaluation
Aug 20
CodeWarrior Development Studio for Mac OS, Version 9.3 Update
CodeWarrior Development Studio for Mac OS, Version 9.3 Update Release date: 8/17/2004 The 9.3 update for CodeWarrior Development Studio for Mac OS Version 9 is a maintenance release of the CodeWarrior Development Studio for Mac OS tools. The 9.3 update includes bug fixes to the C/C++ compiler, IDE, Debugger, MSL, Windows Support, 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, 9.1, or 9.2 There are two versions of the 9.3 update installer for you to choose from. Option one: You can download the full 9.3 update installer ( It is a complete, self-contained installer containing a complete set of rebuilt libraries. Option two: You can...
Aug 20
Cafederic introduces iCuistot for Mac OS X
For Immediate Release Cafederic introduces iCuistot for Mac OS X ROSEMERE, Canada - August 20, 2004. Cafederic is proud to announce the release of iCuistot, the complete recipe management software for Mac OS X. "After unsuccessfully looking around for a good recipe management solutions on Mac OS for years, I decided to create the one I was dreaming about", says Eric Forget, owner of Cafederic. "iCuistot takes the best of iTunes, iPhoto and other iApps created by Apple." iCuistot key features are: - More than 150 different fields for each recipes - Printing with themes - Support for both books and smart groups - Nutritional database of more than 6,800 foods - Complete Australian, American, Canadian, Imperial and metric units converter Price US$49 Family Pack (1 to 5 Macs) Availability iCuistot is available right now from the Cafederic website: ( About Cafederic Cafederic began creating software for Mac OS 10 years ago. His developer contributes to make Mac...
Aug 20
ZonicKRM 1.0: Secure Module for Kagi Store
Zonic releases ZonicKRM 1.0 Zonic are pleased to announce the release of ZonicKRM 1.0, a secure registration module developed for the Kagi Store. The ZonicKRM SDK allows developers to securely submit payments directly to Kagi from within their application, and allows users to instantly register their products while an application is running. The ZonicKRM can be used from either Carbon or Cocoa applications, and supports both Xcode and CodeWarrior development environments. It is localised for six languages, and supports Mac OS X 10.2 or later. The ZonicKRM is available immediately, and can be downloaded from: ( The Kagi Store can be found at: ( About Zonic Founded in 1996, Zonic is a dedicated Macintosh development house based in the U.K. As well as porting a range of best-selling PC games to the Mac, Zonic release their own products as shareware. Zonic also provide Macintosh consultancy and development services for a...
Aug 20
Take Control of Buying a Mac
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New ebook reveals the secrets of how to buy the right Mac for less Ithaca, NY USA (August 20, 2004)--Anyone confused by the many Macintosh models, uncertain of the best and worst times to buy, or wondering about the best place to purchase can save money, avoid stress, and buy exactly the right Mac with the help of "Take Control of Buying a Mac." Written by well-known Macintosh expert Adam C. Engst, the ebook helps readers determine which Mac best meets their needs; which add-ons are useful (and which are a waste of money); and how to choose a Macintosh vendor, including details on which provide the best service and three little-known ways to buy below retail cost. For those replacing a Mac, Adam also provides suggestions on giving an older Mac a new purpose or finding it a good home. A unique feature of the book is a painstakingly compiled history of Macintosh releases, which Adam combines with a clear explanation of how Apple updates Macs within a model line to...
Aug 20
Panic & The Iconfactory Release Pixadex 1.5.2
August 20th, 2004 Panic & The Iconfactory Release Pixadex 1.5.2 Panic & The Iconfactory have updated the popular icon organizational tool, Pixadex, to version 1.5.2. This version corrects several important bugs and is a free upgrade for registered users. We invite users to head on over to the Pixadex homepage to download the update and replace older versions of their software. Pixadex is shareware and is available for $18.95 USD. Pixadex Homepage: Panic: The Iconfactory
Aug 19
Bakbone Ships Enterprise-Level Data Protection For X Server
BAKBONE SHIPS ENTERPRISE-LEVEL DATA PROTECTION FOR MAC OS X "PANTHER" SERVER MACWORLD EXPO, SAN FRANCISCO - August 23, 2004 - BakBone Software=99 (TSX: BKB, OTCBB: BKBOF), a global provider of data recovery software, today announced the availability of NetVault's data protection solution for customers using the Mac OS=AE X Server version 10.3 "Panther." From the experts in open systems data recovery, BakBone will offer its enterprise-class software, including data backup, restore, and disaster recovery software. With the addition of enhanced data protection for Panther Server, NetVault now helps customers integrate Panther Server into a true heterogeneous enterprise IT environment. "BakBone's rapid disk-to-disk backup and recovery capability is perfectly suited for data intensive environments, such as rich media and digital video editing," said Keith Rickard, president and CEO of BakBone Software. "NetVault runs natively on Mac OS X and offers the advanced data protection that...
Aug 19
Apple recalls Some 15-inch PowerBook batteries
From By Rex Crum, Apple recalls PowerBook batteries SAN FRANCISCO (CBS.MW) -- Apple Computer said Thursday it will recall 28,000 batteries used in its PowerBook laptop computers due to fire-hazard concerns. Apple (AAPL: news, chart, profile) said the recall applies only to certain rechargeable batteries used in its 15-inch PowerBook G4 computers. Apple said it launched the recall after receiving four reports of batteries overheating, although no injuries have been reported. The batteries, made by South Korea's LG Chemical, contain cells that were made in the last week of December 2003. The batteries have the model number A1045 and serial numbers that begin with HQ404, HQ405, HQ406, HQ407 or HQ408. Apple said customers should stop using the batteries and contact Apple for a free replacement.
Aug 19
New Version 4.5.3 Of Now Up-To-Date & Contact For Mac
New Version 4.5.3 Of Now Up-To-Date & Contact For Mac Free Update Delivers Improved Server Performance And AppleScript Support COLUMBUS, OHIO - (August 24, 2004) - Now Software, makers of the #1 best-selling cross-platform calendar and contact manager Now Up-to-Date & Contact (NUDC), introduced NUDC 4.5.3 for Macintosh today. Version 4.5.3 provides numerous updates, including improvements in server performance. Version 4.5.3 provides multiple improvements to the public event and contact servers that allow users to share their calendars and contact lists. Other improvements extended AppleScript support for Now Contact and improve banner display in Now Up-to-Date. A complete list of updates is available in the product README and online at (http:/ .. Current users can download the update direct from ( A 30-day free trial is also available. Now Up-to-Date & Contact 4.5.3 for Mac is priced at $129.95 for the boxed version,...
Aug 18
Transverter Pro 4.0: unique PDF, Postscript & EPS conversion
Transverter Pro 4.0 - the new version of this unique PDF, Postscript & EPS conversion utility has just been released. Convert previously untouchable files to TIFF, JPEG, EPS, WMF and other editable formats. Some time ago Macworld evaluated our previous version and gave it a 4 star award. The new features in this version will make the new product even more invaluable to your readers. NEW Features for this version: Powerful Postscript Level 3 Interpreter Compatible with MAC OSX & Windows XP Superb PDF handling New automated Hot Folders 10,000 dpi file output Transverter Pro 4.0 supercedes both Transverter Pro 3.2.5 and Transverter Pro Plus 3.2.5. Purchase a full copy or upgrade your old version - prices are on our site. To download an evaluation copy please visit ( or for further information please email: ( sally@business-
Aug 18
equinux Unveils New VPN Tracker 3
(font size=3D"+1")PRESS RELEASE (font size=3D"+1")For Immediate Release (font size=3D"+1") (font size=3D"+1")equinux Unveils New VPN Tracker 3 (font size=3D"+1") VPN Tracker 3 offers Extended Authentication (XAUTH) as a solution to large enterprises seeking to integrate VPN technology into their operations (font size=3D"-1") Lexington, Ma. - August 18, 2004 - equinux USA, Inc., a leading provider of software designed specifically for the Mac OS X platform, today announced the newest release of their flagship software, VPN Tracker. VPN Tracker 3 features dramatic improvements in the user experience and allows for added security in the form of Extended Authentication (XAUTH). "Version 3 is the next step for us in offering a total VPN solution for the Mac platform. We have extremely enhanced VPN Tracker, not only in overall usability but also in technical capabilities with the integration of top requested features like XAUTH," said Till Schadde, CEO at equinux. "We are positive that all...
Aug 17
Process 1.0 Takes 'To-Do' to 'Done'
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Process 1.0 Takes 'To-Do' to 'Done' (August 17, 2004) - Jumsoft's Process 1.0 for Mac OS X elevates outlining applications to a new plateau by seamlessly linking projects with the elements neeqded to complete them-all with single-window simplicity and a user-friendly Aqua interface sure to please. With its innovative Source Taking feature, Process 1.0 utilizes a simple popup menu to link plans and schedules with project-specific resources such as web sites, PDF files and text documents. Selections are displayed in the lower half of the Process window. Documents stored elsewhere can be opened in Process, edited there and saved to their original sites without separately opening other applications. "With Process, we tried to narrow the gap between to-do and done," says Jumsoft's Saulius Dailide. "The to-do plan and the act of doing are now on the same page-both figuratively and literally." Jumsoft's powerful outlining program has a host of other useful features,...
Aug 17
New Drive Vaccine for Windows, Mac Public Workstations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Drive Vaccine for Mac and Windows Offers Cross-Platform Security for Schools and Public Access Computer Providers VANCOUVER, B.C. -- August 17, 2004 -- /Xpress Press/ -- Horizon DataSys Inc. announces Drive Vaccine (, a cross-platform security solution that tackles the real world IT challenges faced by organizations offering public computer access including schools, libraries, government agencies, Internet cafes and others. Drive Vaccine is designed for institutions requiring optimal availability and functionality of their public access computers. Regardless of what a user does, including erasing files, installing software, downloading viruses, or tampering with desktop settings, workstations running Drive Vaccine will rollback to their original configuration upon restart. They will be perfectly configured and available for the next user, without the need for IT troubleshooting. "What sets Drive Vaccine apart from its competitors...
Aug 16
CGIScripter 2.19 EE for MacOS X adds support for FrontBase
CGIScripter 2.19 EE for MacOS X adds support for FrontBase   8-16-2004 - Fremont, CA - .com Solutions Inc. Updates multi-platform CGIScripter 2.19 Enterprise Edition software - with support for FrontBase databases. Solutions Inc., a developer of multi-platform database migration, replication and development applications, has released CGIScripter 2.19 Enterprise Edition for MacOS X, Windows, Solaris and Linux. CGIScripter 2.19 adds support for FrontBase database servers in addition to the seven databases which were already supported with previous CGIScripter versions. Developers can quickly develop web applications for FrontBase just as easily as any of the other supported database servers.   CGIScripter now supports generating Perl CGI scripts for 8 database servers, including MySQL, Oracle, Access, SQL Server, Sybase, DB2, PostgreSQL and FrontBase. CGIScripter dramatically enhances developer productivity for heterogeneous database installations. Corporate IT...
Aug 16
Keyspan ships unique PC-to-PC Transfer Solution
Keyspan ships unique PC-to-PC Transfer Solution Richmond, CA--- August 16, 2004--- Keyspan, America's #1 brand of USB connectivity products*, announces it is now shipping its USB Parallel Transfer Cable. The cable and software provide a complete solution for connecting an older PC (with no USB port) to a new PC (with USB port) in order to transfer files or to synchronize a desktop PC with a laptop PC. The Keyspan USB Parallel Transfer Cable has an MSRP of $29 and is available to resellers at Ingram Micro, D&H, and Wynit; and to consumers at,CDW, PC Connection and other leading computer products resellers. While many older PCs do not support USB, many new PCs, including more and more laptops, have dropped serial and parallel ports. Keyspan has developed a cable that connects the parallel port of the old PC to the USB port of the newer PC. The cable enables file transfer and synchronization in instances where USB-USB, Ethernet-Ethernet, or Parallel-Parallel connectivity is not...
Aug 11
HistoryHound 1.5 Tracks Down Web Pages Faster
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HistoryHound 1.5 Tracks Down Web Pages Faster, Offers New Features and Enhancements (Blacksburg, VA -- August 11, 2004) St. Clair Software is happy to announce the first major update to HistoryHound, its utility for indexing and searching web pages that you've bookmarked or visited recently. HistoryHound 1.5 boasts greater speed and efficiency in its indexing engine and adds numerous user-requested enhancements. Highlights include the ability to search OmniWeb 5 and URL Manager Pro history and bookmarks, filters to prevent certain pages from being added to the search index, a Recent Searches menu, expanded search options, and a Find command for searching the contents of the preview and index status windows. The update is free for registered users, and is localized for English, French, and Danish-speaking OS X users. Free download links for HistoryHound 1.5 and a full list of changes can be found at the following URLs: Details about...
Aug 11
Seapine Software Announces Surround SCM 3.0
Seapine Software Announces Surround SCM 3.0 =96 Complete Change Management Solution Mason, Ohio=97(BUSINESS WIRE)=97August 11, 2004=97 Seapine Software Inc., a leading provider of software development lifecycle management solutions, announced today the immediate availability of Surround SCM 3.0 for software change management. Significant new features, including changelists and atomic transactions, support for Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) and Active Directory, and integration with Metrowerk=92s CodeWarrior, give professionals even more control over their change management processes. =93The release of Surround SCM 3.0 is exciting because it addresses the need= s of both our enterprise change management and software development lifecycle customers,=94 said Richard Riccetti, president of Seapine Software. =93Surro= und SCM 3.0 and the upcoming TestTrack Pro 7.0 release are lowering the hard and soft costs of change management by combining rich feature sets with easier...
Aug 11
OmniWeb 5.0 Ships
OmniWeb 5.0 Ships Seattle, WA --August 13, 2004 -- The Omni Group has shipped OmniWeb 5.0, a major update to the web browser designed to make your browsing experience more productive, more efficient, and more fun. The eagerly awaited new version can be downloaded from The Omni Group's web site, and soon will be available in most retail software outlets. Highlighted new features include a tab drawer, saved browsing sessions, greatly enhanced bookmarks, page marking, improved search shortcuts, site-specific preferences, and more. Additional information is available on ( "I'm really excited about the 5.0 release of OmniWeb, which adds features never before seen in any other web browser," said Ken Case, CEO of The Omni Group. "Now that we're based on Safari's fast and compatible WebCore engine, we've been able to spend our design and development effort thinking of new ways to save you time. For example, OmniWeb 5.0 is able to remember all...
Aug 11
Absoft Announces Pro Fortran Compiler Suite 9.0 for Mac OS X
Absoft Announces Pro Fortran Compiler Suite 9.0 for Mac OS X The leading Fortran development tool kit for Mac OS X just got better ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., Aug. 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Absoft Corporation has announced immediate availability of its new high performance Pro Fortran tool kit version 9.0 for Macintosh OS X. Absoft's Pro Fortran Compiler Suite is the most complete Macintosh Fortran tool kit available from any vendor and includes: Fortran 95 and C/C++ compilers, a powerful Integrated Development Environment, the market-leading Fx2(tm) Debugger, and free graphics libraries. Pro Fortran is fully compatible with Panther, all Apple tools and libraries and is specially optimized for the G5 processor. The Absoft Pro Fortran Compiler Suite for Macintosh OS X is the world's most popular Fortran tool kit for OS X and is the only environment designed specifically for creating and maintaining Fortran and C/C++ applications on Macintosh systems. Absoft's powerful and flexible Integrated...
Aug 10
Site Studio 1.1, New Themes Every Week
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 10, 2004 - Edmonton, Alberta - Dot software is pleased to announce an update to it's revolutionary web site creator, Site Studio. Site Studio gives anyone the ability to create great looking web sites in a matter of minutes with absolutely no html knowledge required. FTP upload and .Mac publishing make putting any site on the internet a painless task. It isn't only the intuitive interface that makes Site Studio so easy to use, but multiple content plugins allow the user to create photo albums, blogs, and more with unsurpassed ease and speed. Dot software would also like to announce that as of Monday, August 17, 2004 it will be releasing new and free themes for Site Studio every week. This new program will give Site Studio users more themes and an ever-expanding variety. A page for the weekly themes will be posted on ( Version 1.1 is a full fledged update that is available to all registered users at absolutely no cost....
Aug 06
Apple Releases Xcode 1.5
Apple Releases Xcode 1.5 Xcode is Apple's new integrated development environment (IDE) for Mac OS X. It is designed to fully support all of the major platform initiatives of Mac OS X, such as the Carbon and Cocoa frameworks, Java, and the new application packaging mechanisms. Xcode provides project editing, search and navigation, file editing, project building, and debugging facilities for all types of Mac OS X software projects, including applications, tools, frameworks, libraries, plug-in bundles, kernel extensions, and device drivers. It supports the use of C, C++, Objective C, Objective C++ and Java. Xcode leverages numerous other tools available with Mac OS X, such as the Interface Builder user interface construction application, compilers such as gcc, javac, and jikes, and debuggers such as gdb. Xcode requires Mac OS X version 10.3 or higher. New in Xcode 1.5: * Dead-code stripping * Remote debugging * gcc 3.3 improvments for speed and -...
Aug 06
Big Nerd Ranch Announces New PHP 5 Bootcamp, October 2004
Big Nerd Ranch Announces New PHP 5 Bootcamp, October 2004 Atlanta, GA - August 6, 2004 - Big Nerd Ranch Announces New PHP 5 Bootcamp, October 2004 Big Nerd Ranch announces the newest addition to its lineup of training courses, PHP 5 Bootcamp. The class, scheduled for October 18-22, 2004, is ideal for web designers and developers looking for an elegant and economical solution to their design needs. PHP is an increasingly popular open-source, cross-platform, server-side scripting language that provides a critical tool in the development of fast-loading, robust and flexible web-pages, particularly for Mac OS X programmers. With the brand-new version 5, PHP now has solid support for object-oriented programming. Upon completion of the course, PHP 5 Bootcamp students will be able to: - develop reliable, high performance web applications with PHP5 - leverage the power of the PEAR frameworks - manage users with cookies and sessions - read and write to relational databases - parse and...
Aug 06
Runtime Labs releases MacSQL 3.0
Runtime Labs releases MacSQL 3.0 For Immediate Release Contact: New York, NY (August 6, 2004) - Runtime Labs announced today the release of MacSQL 3.0. MacSQL is a robust solution for database management on the Macintosh. A fully AppleScriptable application, MacSQL provides web authors, publishers, and developers with a simple, graphical way to interact with SQL databases. MacSQL 3.0 features a streamlined interface rewritten from the ground up in Cocoa to enable new features like a graphical Query Editor that greatly simplifies query building (including JOIN support), a Query Drawer to organize frequently used queries, an improved spreadsheet view of data, a new form view for working with table rows, syntax highlighting, and a User Manager for managing users and their access permissions. MacSQL supports native connections to MySQL, Oracle, Sybase, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, OpenBase and FrontBase. Other features include a comprehensive Schema Viewer for...
Aug 05
Interarchy 7.2.1
Subject: PR: Stairways Software releases Interarchy 7.2.1 Perth, Western Australia - 5 August 2004 - Stairways Software Pty Ltd is pleased to announce Interarchy 7.2.1, the latest 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 7.2.1 resolves some minor bugs in version 7.2, specifically: * You can click on Bookmark Bar items even when the bookmarks bar popup menu is visible. * Fixed a problem in the French translation that would cause the Transfer window to not draw properly. * Fixed a problem in the French translation that would cause FTP Disks to not be...
Aug 04
YokMap 1.0 for Mac OS X
Subject: Yok Software announces YokMap 1.0 for Mac OS X Sweden, August 4, 2004 - Yok Software is pleased to announce the immediate availability of YokMap 1.0 for Mac OS X YokMap is a tool to create and edit imagemaps, "clickable pictures", for use in web pages. An imagemap is a graphic image linked to different pages, depending on where the user clicks. The program works harmlessly as a complement to any HTML-editor of choice. It creates new imagemaps and opens imagemap in any HTML-document, no matter what program that was used to create it. YokMap saves new files or can optionally save into an existing file without messing with the rest of its contents. YokMap is easy to use, but still offers powerful features such as CERN and NCSA import and export, resizing multiple areas simultaneously, zooming the working area, automatically loading images from a server when needed and having text encoding and HTML entities conversion to be done automatically in the background. The program is...
Aug 04
iList Studio 2.0 Database Software Released for Mac OS X
iLIST STUDIO 2.0 DATABASE SOFTWARE Released for Mac OS X NIAGARA FALLS - August 4, 2004 - Lakewood Studios today released iList Studio 2.0, by far the most powerful low cost database software for the Macintosh. Now powered by MySQL(R), iList Studio is the perfect database companion for Mac-based businesses, home users, educators, researchers, and multi-user workgroups. The software works seamlessly with Microsoft Office 2004. Quickly build multimedia catalogs, scheduling databases, collaborative research tools, and multi-user relational databases, all without programming. Gather, browse, and share password-protected product inventories, schedules, academic references, and holiday snapshots over the Web. iList Studio 2.0 ships with several customizable database templates. Quickly create a full-fledged MySQL database in just a few seconds. iList Studio's benefits include integrated graphing, user designed record editors, ten find modes, and batch editing. Also included is extensive...
Aug 03
LANsurveyor 8.0
You might be interested in hearing that there is now an upgrade available to LANsurveyor 8.0. LANsurveyor helps network administrators and IT managers diagram their networks, monitor key network components, remotely manage key systems, create network and desktop asset reports, and solve network problems. This upgrade includes the following enhancements: * Added support for the latest versions of Dantz' Retrospect Client * Improved switch/hub port mapping discovery * Fine-tuned autodiscovery for even better network discovery * Updated support for Windows asset information The LANsurveyor 8.1 upgrade is now available for free to maintenance contract owners as well as recent LANsurveyor 8.0 purchasers. To get the upgrade, visit: People who wish to try the software can visit: Upgrades from older versions start at $199. LANsurveyor 8.1 is available for US$495 for the Management Station, $995 for the Workgroup Edition and $12...
Aug 03
Staz Software Ships FutureBASIC 4
STAZ SOFTWARE SHIPS FUTUREBASIC 4 August 4, 2004, Diamondhead, MS; STAZ Software, Inc. With FutureBASIC 4, the fastest, most powerful Macintosh BASIC just got better. FutureBASIC 4 comes with its share of great new features and enhancements. The IDE has been totally rewritten for carbon and sports a completely new editor and project manager. All menus and operations have been tightened and streamlined. A new button bar in the project manager window allows speedy access to simple tasks such as running, checking syntax, and building applications. There are also buttons that run the debugger or profile the application to calculate microseconds spent in each function. New menu options simplify and extend FutureBASIC 4. A Recent Items menu separately tracks recent projects and recent text files. There is a history menu that follows your editing actions throughout the session. Select any toolbox function and FutureBASIC 4 will look it up on Apple's web site for you. Select any keyword and...
Aug 02
OmniPilot Software, Inc. Acquires Lasso
OmniPilot Software, Inc. Acquires Lasso Product Line from Blue World Communications, Inc. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug 2, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- OmniPilot Software, Inc., a provider of cross platform business opportunity management software, announced today that it has acquired the Lasso product suite from Blue World Communications, Inc. The Lasso suite of cross platform software tools allows companies to quickly build and serve powerful data-driven Web sites. Financial terms were not disclosed. OmniPilot Software chief operating officer, Chad Roll, commented on the acquisition saying, "We believe there is a substantial market opportunity to provide SME's (small-to-medium enterprises) with the ability to optimize their online presence. Lasso products provide the ability to connect any database to any Web server on any platform providing us with a solid foundation for future growth." Blue World Communications will close its offices in Bellevue, Washington in August 2004. Blue World's...
Aug 02
Keyspan Enhances Revolutionary USB Server
Keyspan Enhances Revolutionary USB Server Richmond, CA--- August 2, 2004--- Keyspan, America's #1 brand of USB connectivity products*, announced today it has released a software upgrade for its revolutionary USB Server that connects USB devices to a Mac or PC via a wired or wireless Ethernet-based LAN. Much like a USB print server, the Keyspan USB Server enables attached USB devices to be used and shared by client PCs on a LAN. In addition to printers, the USB Server supports other USB devices such as scanners, hard drives and more. The USB Server provides 4 ports for connecting to USB devices at Full Speed USB (12 Mbps). It connects to 10/100 Ethernet networks via an RJ45 connector and supports static IP, DHCP, and Apple's Rendezvous address assignment. Client PCs must be running Windows 2000, Windows XP, or Mac OS X 10.2.8 or higher. The USB Server was released in Apirl 2004. At that time Keyspan announced that it would be broadening the set of compatible USB devices via upcoming...
Aug 01
Logiciels Malus Softwares Releases Sambucus 2.3.5
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LOGICIELS MALUS SOFTWARES RELEASES SAMBUCUS 2.3.5 Bromont, Quebec, CANADA (August 1st, 2004) - Logiciels Malus Softwares announced today the immediate availability of Sambucus 2.3.5 for Mac OS 9 and Mac OS X. Sambucus is a time-tracking application that is flexible and easy to use, aimed at freelancers, small businesses or anyone else who might have the need to track the time spent on various tasks and then report about it. Through a very intuitive graphical interface, the user can manage multiple projects, and track time for different tasks inside each project. Reporting is done through a template mechanism, allowing for very flexible reports to be printed. It supports hourly rates per projects or tasks and fixed-fee projects, tasks or timestamps. Sambucus is one of Macworld's "60 software gems" (July 2002 issue) and MacAddict's "Shareware pick of the month" (October 2002 issue). Version 2.3.5 fixes a few minor bugs, in particular, one with the rounding up...
Jul 30
Mireth Technology adds CDRW shredding to ShredIt X =?iso-8859-1...
Vancouver, BC, July 30, 2004 -- Mireth Technology Corp. has released version 5.5 of ShredIt X, its computer privacy software that shreds instead of deletes data so it can't be recovered. Version 5.5 adds CDRW shredding. As new medias evolve, so does ShredIt With this new version, ShredIt X now shreds CDRWs in addition to shredding files, folders, disk free space, hard drives and external hard drives. =93I was shipping a business card layout to the printer using a used CDRW when I realized that I had no idea whether the previous data on the CDRW was confidential and was it recoverable, said Donna Johnson, President of Mireth Technology. =93We'd either have to restrict CDRW use to strictly in-house, restrict CDRW use to non-confidential data, or find a way to shred CDRWs before they were re-used. Our solution was to add CDRW shredding to ShredIt X." The need for ShredIt Because throwing data in the computer trash does not remove the file contents from the hard drive, the data can be...
Jul 30
Computer Admin Pro 3.72
For Immediate Release On Friday, July 30, 2004 CG Software released Computer Admin Pro 3.72. CG Software has released Computer Admin Pro, available for Macintosh OS X and Classic. Computer Admin Pro combines asset management software with a help desk solution. Tracking your inventory or managing your help desk is done easily and efficiently This update contains the following changes: Added search by peripheral manufacturer. Trouble call ticket creation is now quicker. Extended trouble call numbering to 999 per day. Modified the trouble call numbering script to increase speed. Added depreciation display field. Trouble call timer report added. Computer Cost report now totals correctly. Fixed some glitches in the registration system. Licenses can now be removed instead of deleted from the Computer software screen. Added a trouble call timer. You can now start and stop a timer for any individual trouble call to track the exact time worked. Computer Admin Pro v. 3.72...
Jul 30
The Window Maker: FutureBasic GUI Builder for OS X
Bernie announces TWM (The Window Maker), version 1.4.6 FutureBasic GUI Builder for OS X TWM allows the FutureBasic programmer to graphically create windows and controls, generating build window functions in a working shell in fully editable, FB carbon code. This shell can be used as the basis for a new project or its functions copied into an existing program. New with v1.4.6: - Import PGPro project - Import FB source - Merge TWM projects - Bind controls to window edges - Open recent menu - Preview mode - Undo/redo (1000 actions) - Lock control bounds - Check for newer version - Size to fit - Replicate & duplicate - and much more TWM (The Window Maker) is shareware [USD 29.95]. Further Information:
Jul 29
NetMinder Ethernet 5.1
This is just a quick note to let you know that we have made a free update available to NetMinder Ethernet, our powerful network analyzer software for the Macintosh. NetMinder Ethernet captures and decodes packet data as it moves through the network, quickly pinpointing and alerting you to security issues and network problems that could otherwise take hours or even days to resolve. This update features the following optimizations: * Fixes printing and dialog boxes for Jaguar compatibility * Incorporates new and enhanced decodes (mDNS, ASIP, iChat, etc.) * Adds significantly faster protocol analysis windows * Includes Bandwidth Hogs and BugBear Packet Inference rules The NetMinder Ethernet 5.1 update is now available for free to maintenance contract owners. To get the update, visit: People who wish to try the software can visit: Upgrades from older versions start at $199. NetMinder Ethernet 5.1 is available for US$795...
Jul 29
Mark/Space Ships the Missing Sync for Palm OS V4
New Version Adds Wi-Fi Sync, Conduit Management, Internet Sharing via Bluetooth and Sync Reminders LOS GATOS, Calif.--July 29, 2004--Mark/Space, Inc. today began shipping version 4.0 of The Missing Sync(TM) for Palm OS, their highly-anticipated successor to PalmSource's HotSync Manager for Mac OS X, with support for PDAs and smartphones from companies including AlphaSmart, Garmin, palmOne, Samsung, Sony and Tapwave. The Missing Sync for Palm OS v4 goes far beyond providing the basic functionality of HotSync Manager--the software component that allows data to be exchanged between a Palm OS device and a Mac--by introducing a host of new capabilities that Mac users have been asking for, such as network sync over Wi-Fi/AirPort, SyncMinder(TM), which reminds the user when it's time to synchronize, and wireless internet connection sharing over Bluetooth. Other new features include Conduit Profiles that allow the user to easily turn on and off groups of conduits, drag-and-drop install...
Jul 28
Konfabulator 1.6 - animated for your enjoyment
Palo Alto, California - Konfabulator 1.6 is fresh out of the oven. This version offers a host of under-the-hood improvements that will allow Widget authors more creativity, and better performance for end users. It features text rendering that's been optimized for 10.3, the latest version of our JavaScript engine, image handling built from the ground up that includes non-rectangular click-regions... and the use of animated GIFs. Expos=E9 support has also been dramatically improved. For a complete list of changes for this version, visit its Release Notes page: ( ) Konfabulator is a $25 application that allows for the use of files called Widgets. Widgets are built with a combination of XML, JavaScript, can include AppleScript and Unix calls, and can look and do whatever you want them to. Want more than the default Widgets? Visit the Widget Gallery with over 600 user contributed Widgets that range from amazingly addictive games, to incredibly...
Jul 28
Point In Space Announces FileMaker 7 Hosting Plans
NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE POINT IN SPACE ANNOUNCES FILEMAKER 7 HOSTING PLANS KEENE, NH - In response to overwhelming demand for information regarding FileMaker 7 hosting services, Point In Space today released a document with complete information regarding such. For complete details, and to sign up to be notified once FileMaker 7 hosting is available, please see ( About Point In Space Web Hosting Point In Space Web Hosting is a New Hampshire based company specializing in Lasso Professional, PHP, MySQL, FileMaker Pro, HostedStore, Web, E-Mail, Listserv and FTP hosting solutions. For more information, visit Point In Space's web site at (, or contact them at or (603) 352-3701.
Jul 28
pdf-Office version 2.8 available
Create PDF forms or fill in paper forms electronically pdf-Office is a well known software tool to create pdf forms easily from scratch. The latest version 2.8 now also addresses people who want to fill in paper forms elecronically to accelerate process and increase productivity. pdf-Office by UNIVERSE Software, Germany, primarily focuses on user who want to create forms from scratch. Now the solution also provides some features to use preprinted paper forms. In daily business there are still many preprinted paper forms available, user want to fill out electronically in order to edit and save content later again. Therefore you need a tool that allows to fill in these form fields with a software. pdf-Office will help fill out any paper form easily and quickly. It is a very simple process to import paper form as a background image, add form fields and print, fax or save the filled in pdf to your hard drive. A great new way of filling forms with pdf-Office is that you can print every...
Jul 28
4D to present at OpenBase Developers Conference, Maui Hawaii
4D to present at OpenBase Developers Conference, Maui Hawaii Attendees will learn how to use 4th Dimension as a front-end to OpenBase CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE, USA -- Product experts from 4D, Inc. will present a series of sessions on using the 4th Dimension (4D) development environment at the OpenBase Developers Conference, in Maui, September 2 - 6, 2004. 4D is a relational application and Web development tool providing developers the ability to design cross-platform, standalone, multi-user and Web server applications with unprecedented ease and efficiency. The 4D product line includes Mac OS and Windows based tools for development, deployment, productivity, connectivity and Internet servers that can be used together to create fully integrated development solutions, or as individual components. Developers attending the sessions will learn how to become productive quickly using 4D as a front-end development tool with OpenBase databases to build business applications. "4th Dimension gives...
Jul 28
Big Nerd Ranch Announces PostgreSQL Bootcamp
The Big Nerd Ranch Announces PostgreSQL Bootcamp for October 4-8, 2004 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Emily Herman Big Nerd Ranch, Inc. (678) 595-6773 Atlanta, GA - Big Nerd Ranch announces PostgreSQL Bootcamp for October 4-8, 2004 The Big Nerd Ranch is pleased to announce the return of one of the most popular classes in its line-up, PostgreSQL Bootcamp. PostgreSQL is the most advanced open-source database available and is an ideal low-cost and robust relational database solution for those seeking to escape the hassle and cost of a proprietary database. With minimal administration requirements, an active and supportive community of peers, and boasting the reliability and stability of open source applications, PostgreSQL is rapidly becoming one of the most widely deployed database management systems. Its applications range from accounting packages to customer relations and contact management to medical records. Instructor Aaron Hillegass, heralding the...
Jul 28
Web Dumper v2.2
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. (Macintosh and Windows) What's new in this release? - Incremental download support Ex.[1-2]/picture[001-002] - ASPX added to map. - Preferences depth value new 0 value for single page download. - Pictures are fetched from external sources including when deactivated. )Overview ......................................................................... 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 it along with embedded pictures, sounds and so on. This can be a very long and tedious process, and in many cases it's more trouble than it's worth. It doesn't have to be that way, however, as Web Dumper makes this whole...
Jul 28
FileMaker Developer Conference 2004 Announced
FileMaker Developer Conference 2004 Announced Register early and save $200; the best place to learn new techniques for the new FileMaker Pro 7 family Santa Clara, CA. - FileMaker announced today that the FileMaker Developer Conference 2004 will be held August 29 - September 1 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona. Expected to draw a record number of corporate and independent FileMaker database developers from more than 25 countries, the conference will cover a range of issues and provide attendees with a unique opportunity to explore first-hand the breakthroughs in ease-of-use, customizability and developer productivity offered in the new, award-winning FileMaker Pro 7 family of database software products. "With the recent release of FileMaker Pro 7 - the most significant new version of FileMaker Pro ever - this is a perfect venue to learn the new and simpler ways of developing solutions to dramatically increase productivity," said Dominique Goupil,...
Jul 28
EZxslt 1.5.2 Update
CHAPARRAL SOFTWARE RELEASES EZxslt 1.5.2 UPDATE CALABASAS, California USA -- Chaparral Software today announced the release and immediate availability of EZxslt (tm) 1.5.2, the latest version of the popular utility that simplifies the generation of Microsoft Word and Rich Text Format documents using data stored in FileMaker Pro 6 and FileMaker Pro 7 databases using XML and XSLT. ABOUT EZxslt 1.5.2 EZxslt 1.5.2 is an enhancement and maintenance release that adds the following improvements and fixes: 1. First Table Row may now be treated as a label in multiple line tables. 2. Several additional character encodings added. 3. EZxslt now prompts for removal of custom document variables that are unnecessary. 4. Fixed a problem caused by first headers preceeding headers in RTF. 5. Fixed a problem caused by a leading Table without any highlight groups. 6. Improved processing stage messages. PRICING & AVAILABILITY EZxslt 1.5 is immediately available for Windows and Macintosh platforms...
Jul 28
OpenOSX Publishes Free TrojanDefuser
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(OPENOSX-COM)--April 10th, 2004-- OpenOSX today announced the immediate availability of TrojanDefuser, offering users drag and drop operation that will render files suspected of being the recently discovered variations of the Trojan Horse "MP3Virus.Gen" harmless, by making a copy of the suspected file without the resource fork, therefore eliminating the potentially malicious code and at the same time preserving the data fork of the file. OpenOSX is distributing the software under an open source license free of charge. If the software detects a potential "Trojan Horse", a copy of the file(s) that are suspect will be created in the same location as the original(s) starting with the prefix "SAFE_", ending with the original file name and leaving the original file intact. For example a "disinfected" version of "virus.mp3" would become "SAFE_virus.mp3"". OpenOSX has designed the software to work for variations of the concept Trojan Horse embedded in various file types...
Jul 28
Iconfactory Releases IconBuilder Pro 5 for OS X
The Iconfactory Releases IconBuilder Pro 5 for OS X Today marks the release of the latest version of The Iconfactory's professional icon construction filter, IconBuilder Pro for use with Adobe Photoshop. Version 5 adds several important features including support for building 24x24 pixel Windows toolbar icons as well as custom 128x128 Windows icons. Other additions / enhancements include: * New stand-alone application - IconExaminer included for examining Mac & Win icons in the Finder * Movable grid positions * Increased compatibility when opening certain .ico and .icns files * New command-keys for common functions These, plus other additions are outlined on the IconBuilder Pro homepage. Registered users of IconBuilder Pro 3.x / 4.x can upgrade to IconBuilder Pro 5.0 for $20.00 USD. Users who purchased the filter after October 1st, 2003 are entitled to a free upgrade. IconBuilder Pro 5 is available today for $69.00 USD. We invite you to visit the The Iconfactory to download and...
Jul 28
xBack v3.0 Released
Gideon Softworks, Inc. announces the immediate availability of xBack v3.0. xBack is a utility that allows you replace your desktop with a screen saver or xPak. With xBack, you can bring your desktop to life. Please see website for product information and release notes. There is a special upgrade price for Registered users of xBack v2.x See website for release notes and pricing. xBack can be downloaded from : ( Contact Gideon Softworks, Inc. ( for details.
Jul 28
BLUE WORLD RELEASES LASSO STUDIO 7.0.1 UPDATE Bellevue, WA--April 9, 2004--Blue World Communications, Inc.--pioneers of the Web Data Engine(tm)--today announced the immediate availability of the Lasso Studio 7.0.1 update. New Features and Fixes - Lasso Studio has been updated for Adobe GoLive CS 7.0.2. This version is not compatible with either the 7.0 or 7.0.1 release of Adobe GoLive CS. - Includes Lasso Professional 7.0.4 single-user edition. - Connections - Lasso Studio now handles connections to Lasso Professional 7 servers properly. - Translator - An issue that caused the translator to take a long time to process certain pages has been corrected. - Lasso Studio Palette - An issue that could cause the Lasso Studio palette to become invisible or be rendered as a white rectangle has been corrected. - Snapshot Editor - The field "Up" and "Down" buttons should now work properly. - Site Builder - Field selections should no longer be lost when navigating using the "( Prev" and "Next )"...

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