MacTech News
TweetFollow Us on Twitter

MacTech News

Sep 17
[MD1] Macworld and MacTech Team Up on Awards
JOINT RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Macworld and MacTech Team Up on Awards SAN FRANCISCO, CA and WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA -- SEPTEMBER 17, 1997 -- Joining together to recognize the industry's finest, Macworld Magazine and MacTech Magazine have agreed to jointly present a new set of awards for Macintosh developer tools. Macworld Magazine, which now incorporates MacUser Magazine, will also give out about 30 awards for best products in a variety of Mac product and technology categories. The event will take place at the annual Editors Choice Awards (Eddies) ceremony in January at the Macworld Expo. Macworld and MacTech will present four awards for best Macintosh development tools. Winners will be chosen by MacTech editors and contributors based upon such factors as innovation, design, versatility, contributions within the industry's current standards, and impact upon the developer community. Submissions for these awards should be sent via email with product name and description, contact...
Sep 16
[MD1] Visual Basic to Java Converter
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VB2Java offers Effortless Translations of Visual Basic programs to Java for $89 HICKSVILLE, NY - September 16, 1997 - PowerBBS Computing, which already produces the only Delphi to Java converter, has leveraged its technology to enter the Visual Basic to Java market. VB2Java allows Visual Basic programmers to effortlessly create Applets or Applications, directly from their Visual Basic code. No additional configuration for Java output is necessary. While other products in the VB2Java market require the user to define the Java compatible data type to use for VB variants (variables that can change types), VB2Java automatically handles variants with its internal variant data type that ships with the product. In addition, it can automatically create variables from variables that are used in Visual Basic program which have not been defined with the DIM statement. VB2Java supports global variables, user defined data type structures, as well as complete conversion of VB...
Sep 16
[MD1] Stone's Homecoming Sale
For immediate release Stone Design Announces "Homecoming Sale" September 16, 1997 - Albuquerque, New Mexico - Stone Design announced today the "Homecoming" Sale on its suite of NEXTSTEP software, which runs on NEXTSTEP and OpenStep MACH. In response to the placement of Steve Jobs as interim CEO at Apple Computer, and the return of Stone Design to the Macintosh software community, we wished to honor the pioneers who were early adopters of this next millennial technology with some awesome prices. The StoneWare suite consists of DataPhile(TM), the multi-media, easy to use database manager, Create(TM), THE powerful graphics package, 3DReality(TM), a 3D modeler and renderer, and CheckSum(TM), a check writer and finance manager. A bundle of all of these Stone Design applications for NEXTSTEP is now available for only $199, a very special deal. These apps originally listed for $1,979. This bundle includes DataPhile 3.1, Create 3.1, 3D Reality 2.1 and CheckSum 2.0. All of the licenses will be...
Sep 16
[MD1] MICRO PLANNER X-Pert - Version 3.0
MICRO PLANNING TO RELEASE MICRO PLANNER X-PERT VERSION 3.0 Sophisticated Project Management Software for the Macintosh, Sun Solaris, HP and Windows 3.x, 95, NT Denver, CO -- Micro Planning International (MPI) today announced the latest version of their powerful project management software for the Macintosh and Windows 3.x, 95, NT: MICRO PLANNER X-Pert - Version 3.0. The latest release offers added features and enhancements such as: unlimited capacities, multiple work breakdown structures, shared project components, enterprise-wide resource leveling, a new source code, detailed archiving and much more. These features, combined with direct file open compatibility, allow project managers to model the project organization and create meaningful, successful project plans. This next generation of software will give customers a durable, flexible and powerful project management tool and a strong foundation for success. The new versions are scheduled to ship in December 1997. MICRO PLANNER X-...
Sep 16
[MD1] Jobs Interim CEO
Apple Names Steve Jobs Interim CEO Cupertino, Calif.--Sept. 16, 1997--At its first regularly scheduled meeting last week, Apple's new Board of Directors formalized the role of Steve Jobs by naming him interim Chief Executive Officer of the Company until a new CEO is named. At this meeting, the Board of Directors also met with its executive recruiter, John Thompson of Heidrick & Struggles, to review the status of its search for a CEO. The Board expects that a new CEO will be named before the end of the year. Jobs, Apple's co-founder and newly appointed member of the Board, has been serving as an advisor to Apple's Board and executive management team for several months. Apple Computer, Inc. ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple II, and reinvented the personal computer in the 1980s with the Macintosh. Apple is now recommitted to its original mission - to bring the best personal computing products and support to students, educators, designers, scientists...
Sep 15
[MD1] MHA Event Mgmt Becomes IDG Affiliate
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MHA Event Management To Become IDG Affiliate IDG Expo Management to continue producing IDG's market-leading IT events, develop additional world-class information shows BOSTON, September 15, 1997 - MHA Event Management and International Data Group today announced a new development in their long-standing and successful relationship. Effective immediately, MHA will become an IDG affiliate and assume the IDG name, it was announced by MHA CEO Mike Hallal and President David B. Egan. Under the agreement, MHA will be known as IDG Expo Management Company. The company will continue to produce leading IDG-branded information events, including the MACWORLD Expos, ComNet, the Telecommuting & Home Office Exposition & Conference (THOE) and E3 - the Electronic Entertainment Exposition. "We are excited about becoming an IDG affiliate," said Mike Hallal. "This agreement enhances the long-standing strategic alliance between the two companies and creates one point of...
Sep 14
[MD1] A different perspective
To all, Don Crabb has a well written article at: (http://www.abbottsys.com/dondirect.html) that gives a very different perspective on the licensing issue and Apple. Now that the industry knows what's going on with licensing, it's time to move forward with what plans that make sense for your own company. Check out his article -- so that you are making balanced decisions. MacDev-1 Staff
Sep 13
[MD1]
From: jesjones@halcyon.com (Jesse Jones) Subject: [ANN] Raven 1.2 (Mac C++ framework) This file contains the source for Raven 1.2 a new C++ framework for Macintosh programming. Raven is similar to PowerPlant and MacApp but takes full advantage of newer C++ features, has a more modular structure, and makes extensive use of programming by contract. Like ODF and MacApp Raven makes extensive use of multiple inheritance by means of mixin classes. Raven also uses the standard C++ classes wherever possible, including the string class, the standard exception classes, and STL. Raven also makes use of template classes and RTTI. Raven is divided into four layers: Foundation, Core, Application, and Esoterica. Each layer is composed of a number of packages. For example the Core layer has a Files package containing classes to manage things like reading/writing a file, iterating over files, accessing the Desktop Manager, and CustomGetFile and CustomPutFile. The Foundation layer contains low level...
Sep 12
[MD1] QuickTime 3.0 Receives Industry Awards
Apple's QuickTime 3.0 Receives Industry Awards Videography Magazine Recognizes Technology with Two Top Awards CUPERTINO, Calif.--Sept. 12, 1997--Apple Computer, Inc. today announced that QuickTime 3.0, the latest release of the Company's industry-standard digital media system software for Windows and Mac OS, has received several product and technology awards from computer industry press and user groups. Videography magazine recently granted QuickTime 3.0 two top honors--the first annual Open Studio Interoperability Award, presented at the SIGGRAPH tradeshow in August, and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) '97 Editors' Choice Award. According to Videography, the Open Studio Interoperability Award is given to a new product that "most significantly enhances the sharing of digital media in professional studio environments." The NAB Editors' Choice Award is for products "that deliver new capabilities, or substantially improve the state-of-the-art in an existing product...
Sep 12
[MD1] Interactive Exhibit Hall for the Database Industry
For Immediate Release Barry & Associates Announces the Start of the 1997 Online Database Derby Web event creates the first interactive exhibit hall for the database industry on the Internet Burnsville, Minnesota -- September 12, 1997 -- Barry & Associates today announced the start of the first phase of the 1997 Online Database Derby. The Derby is the first Internet event of its type for the database industry. The Derby, which features database vendors developing an assigned application, is fashioned after a trade show with a development event, an exhibit hall, and ways to win prizes. All Derby activity, however, occurs on the Internet. The Online Database Derby has been organized by Doug Barry of Barry & Associates, with sponsorship from IDX Systems Corporation, developer of the Derby database, Distributed Object Computing Magazine and Database Programming and Design. According to Doug Barry, "The database market is full of hype and confusion. The Online Database Derby is...
Sep 12
[MD1] PowerTools signs agreement with Be
PowerTools signs license agreement with BeOS PowerTools announced today that they have completed a license agreement with BeOS. PowerTools will be shipping all infiniti T2 and X-Factor PPC computers with BeOS starting on Sept. 22, 1997. "We elected to include the BeOS with our systems due to the recent increase in interest and requests from our valued customers." said Victor Wong, CEO, PowerTools. "With the current events that are being played out in the MacOS arena, many people feel that BeOS may be a viable solution and their OS of choice in the near future. We are not here to play side, we are here to give the people what they want." Existing owners of PowerTools computers can obtain the BeOS free of charge. There will be a $9.95 shipping and handling charge. Contact: Victor Wong CEO, PowerTools 4544 S. Lamar Blvd. Suite 101 Austin, Texas 78745 United States, Planet Earth Tel: 512-891-0646 ext. 360 Fax: 512-476-6399 url: www.pwrtools.com
Sep 12
[MD1] PowerTools signs OEM agreement with UMAX
PowerTools signs OEM agreement with UMAX Taiwan PowerTools announced today that it has signed an OEM agreement with UMAX of Taiwan. Within the agreement, PowerTools will be given the rights to purchase hardware products to be integrated into existing PowerTools technologies. "We felt that it was necessary for us to work together with UMAX to gain additional products and support for our valued customers," says Victor Wong, CEO, PowerTools. "Having multiple sources for some of our core products will allow us to be more flexible and stable. This will ensure that PowerTools will continue to be able to provide quality products for the Macintosh community for a very long time." In reference to their existing license with Motorola, Wong says, "We have not been asked to give up the license, nor has Motorola offered to buy it back from us. They tell us that they will continue to ship products and provide support to us for quite a while longer." Contact: Victor Wong CEO, PowerTools 4544 S....
Sep 11
[MD1] Motorola Phases Out Mac OS Business
MOTOROLA ANNOUNCES PLAN TO PHASE OUT ITS MAC OS-COMPATIBLE BUSINESS Response to Apple's Recent Decisions Limiting Licensing Tempe, Ariz. September 11, 1997 -- Motorola Computer Group (MCG), a unit of Motorola Inc., today announced its plan to discontinue its Mac OS-compatible system business in response to Apple's recent decisions to limit the introduction of its new technology and phase out future licensing. Under the new plan, Motorola StarMax systems will be available for sale until the end of 1997. Known worldwide for its commitment to quality and reliability, Motorola assured the Mac OS community that all warranty and support commitments will continue. To underscore its support to the Mac OS community through this transition, Motorola today also announced enhancements to its industry-leading StarMax five-year warranty. Motorola will now provide existing and new StarMax buyers with one full year of current telephone support up from 90 days. Motorola had been negotiating with Apple...
Sep 11
[MD1] LetterRip 2.0.1
To all, This is an announcement for the new software (in the last few weeks) that we use to run the MacDev-1 list. It's an excellent piece of software and we grow to love it more each day. It's what you would expect from a Macintosh List Manager -- you install it and are up and running in minutes. MacDev-1 Team ------------------------------------------------------------------ September 11, 1997 -- Fog City Software, Inc. today released LetterRip 2.0.1, an update to its mailing list server for Mac OS computers. LetterRip 2.0.1 is maintenance update. In addition to fixes, 2.0.1 adds two new features: - The LetterRip Server can now be queried by PageSentry from Maxum Development Corporation. This allows a LetterRip Server to be remotely monitored to ensure that it is running. - The "List" headers that are used for enhanced email control can now be disabled. LetterRip 2.0.1 is a free upgrade for all registered owners. The list price of LetterRip is $295. Special pricing is available to...
Sep 11
[MD1] Vibe Now Available on Mac OS
VIBE NOW AVAILABLE ON MAC OS Visix Software Extends Platform Support for Powerful Java Development Tool Reston, VA, September 8, 1997 -- Visix Software Inc., a leading provider of enterprise application development and deployment solutions, today announced the general availability of Vibe Enterprise for Windows 95, Windows NT x86, Windows NT Alpha, Solaris, Linux, AIX, HP-UX, IRIX, Macintosh and OS/2. Visix also announced the general availability of Vibe DE for Macintosh, OS/2, Windows NT Alpha, HP-UX and IRIX. Vibe DE is already available for development on Windows 95, Windows NT x86, Linux, AIX and Solaris. "Java developers are currently limited in their choice of development platforms," said Bob Flury, Visix Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales, Marketing and Services. "Visix recognizes that people who develop on Macintosh, OS/2 and UNIX need Java development solutions too. With the addition of these new platforms, we address the needs of this community that other vendors often...
Sep 11
[MD1] StuffIt Trojan Horse Warning
LADDIN ANNOUNCES WARNING TO STUFFIT DELUXE USERS ABOUT A "TROJAN HORSE" BEING DISTRIBUTED ONLINE StuffIt Deluxe 4.5 Will Be Available In The Next 90 Days On Diskette Or CD Only- Do Not Download Any File Claiming To Be StuffIt Deluxe 4.5 (DR) Watsonville, CA - September 9, 1997 - Aladdin Systems announces that it has recently discovered that a "Trojaned" (a trouble making program hidden within a legitimate program) called "StuffIt Deluxe 4.5 (DR)" is circulating on Hotline servers on the Internet. This Trojan Horse apparently deletes files while pretending to build a list. Aladdin wants to warn its customers not to download any such file and that StuffIt Deluxe(r) 4.5 will be available in other traditional formats: Direct from Aladdin Systems, its retailers and distributors. StuffIt Deluxe 4.5 is not currently available, so users should not download anything claiming to be a legitimate copy of StuffIt Deluxe 4.5. "Although we haven't been able to verify this rumored Trojan Horse file...
Sep 09
[MD1] AutoShare 1.4
From: Mikael Hansen (meh@dnai.com) Subject: AutoShare 1.4, a freeware list server AutoShare 1.4, a freeware list server and auto-responder for EIMS (Eudora Internet Mail Server, formerly AIMS and MailShare), has been released and may be downloaded from (ftp://ftp.dnai.com/users/m/meh/AutoShare/) and also from the mirror site at (http://www.dcl.co.uk/MacOS/email/autoshare/) or by e-mail from (mailto:autoshare-software@dcl.co.uk) AutoShare is robust, speedy and requires little memory. The 68K and PowerPC native server applications, tested with Mac OS 8.0, are fully scriptable and may be configured using the AutoShare Admin, an administration tool with balloon help. Lists in the hundreds and subscribers in the thousands per list are supported, as are subscription, open, moderated, announcement and private list types. AutoShare comes complete with script samples and documentation covering features such as fully automated web archives, remote administration by e-mail, subscriber and...
Sep 09
[MD1] QuickGuard from MicroGuard
Press Release - QuickGuard Micro Macro Technologies Ltd. (MMT), a leading developer of software security solutions worldwide, is announcing their newest innovative feature to the MicroGuard PC hardware protection key - "QuickGuard". Continuing in their tradition of developing technologically superior products, MMT has created QuickGuard, the fastest, strongest, most inventive protection mechanism, which allows anyone to wrap an entire software application within a protective shield in ten minutes or less, even without prior programming or copy-protection experience. This newest release joins the full range of MicroGuard copy-protection products which include MicroGuard PC and MicroGuard Plus for the Macintosh. With the development of all of their products, MMT focuses on easy-implementation for their customers, and unimpaired plug-and-forget technology for the end-user. Micro Macro Technologies Ltd., an Israeli-based company established in 1995, is devoted to the production of...
Sep 09
[MD1] Java-based "Colada" for Canvas
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Deneba Unveils Colada(tm) - a Java(tm)-based Web Technology for Canvas(tm) 5 With Colada, Canvas 5 users can create pixel-perfect web pages instantly Miami, FL, September 9, 1997. - Deneba announced that it will be releasing a new Java-based technology named "Colada," which gives Canvas 5 users the ability to create web pages quickly and easily. "Colada allows Canvas 5 users to publish complete, multi-page designs, directly to the web," said Manny Menendez, president of Deneba Software. "If you can create it in Canvas 5, you can use Colada to publish it on the web with pixel-level precision. This is something HTML-only authoring solutions don't do." Colada is a one-step solution for creating visually appealing, intricate web pages. Being Java-based, it is cross-platform and compatible with all modern browsers, without forcing viewers to download and install a browser plug-in first. Even non-Java browsers can display Colada pages accurately, through proxy...
Sep 09
[MD1] goo Library
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 8, 1997 goo Software Expands Development Tools Product Line goo Library Slashes Development Time SAN JOSE, CA - goo Software announced today that it has expanded its product line to include goo Library, a C/C++ code library for use with Metrowerks CodeWarrior Pro 1 development environment. The library consists of over 200 routines that extend the functionality of the Macintosh Toolbox and which can be called from any C++ or C program. "Developing software for Macintosh is more difficult than for other platforms," said Michael Amorose, principal of goo Software. goo Library helps alleviate this problem by adding routines that Mac developers need, but currently don't have in the Macintosh Toolbox. "Think of it as an extension to the Toolbox", Amorose said. The library implements many common functions that Mac developers need such as a "Folder Select" dialog and other useful features. The focus of the library is to slash development time by eliminating...
Sep 08
[MD1] Apple and UMAX Reach Agreement
Apple and UMAX Reach Agreement on Licensing Mac OS 8 CUPERTINO, Calif.--Sept. 8, 1997--Apple Computer Inc. has reached an agreement with UMAX Computer Corporation to bundle Mac OS 8 on UMAX computers under the general terms of UMAX's current licensing agreement with Apple. This license to UMAX for Mac OS 8 does not include the rights to use Mac OS 8 on Common Hardware Reference Platform (CHRP) based systems and is valid through July 1998. Apple Computer, Inc., a recognized innovator in the information industry and leader in multimedia technologies, creates powerful solutions based on easy-to-use personal computers, servers, peripherals, software, personal digital assistants and Internet content. Headquartered in Cupertino, California, Apple develops, manufactures, licenses and markets solutions, products, technologies and services for business, education, consumer, entertainment, scientific and engineering and government customers in more than 140 countries. Press Contact: Russell...
Sep 08
[MD1] Internet Address Detectors
Apple Introduces Internet Address Detectors Technology Makes it Easier to Manage and Perform Actions with Internet Addresses; Extends Innovative Internet Capabilities Delivered with Mac OS 8 CUPERTINO, Calif.--Sept. 8, 1997--Extending the innovative Internet technologies delivered with Mac OS 8, the highly successful operating system software release for Macintosh and Mac OS-based computers, Apple Computer, Inc. today announced the availability of Internet Address Detectors (IAD). IAD technology makes it easier for Mac OS 8 users to manage and immediately perform actions on Internet addresses within documents. With IAD, a user can simply select an Internet address within a document and perform a series of actions with that address using a pop-up Contextual Menu. The Contextual Menu contains the recognized Internet addresses, each with a submenu of actions that can be performed with the address. For example, when a URL is selected, actions such as launching a web browser and connecting...
Sep 08
[MD1] Lasso 2.1
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 8, 1997 BLUE WORLD ANNOUNCES LASSO 2.1 Upgrade to include plug-in tag architecture and advanced business features BELLEVUE, WA - September 8, 1997 - Blue World Communications, Inc. today announced Lasso 2.1, an upgrade adding advanced, professional Web database publishing features to FileMaker Pro for Mac OS from Claris Corporation. "Lasso 2.1 enhances the integrated Lasso technology in FileMaker Pro 4.0, providing a comprehensive, sophisticated Internet business solution for users of the new FileMaker Pro version and allowing seamless Web database publishing for customers who continue to use FileMaker Pro 3.0," said Blue World President & CEO Bill Doerrfeld. Key among the new features in Lasso 2.1 is a plug-in architecture that allows easy addition of new tags and support of the FileMaker Pro 4.0 tag syntax. Customers who have developed solutions using FileMaker Pro 4.0 can easily move to Lasso 2.1's added features without modifying their current...
Sep 08
[MD1] Claris Acquires Blue World Technology
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 8, 1997 BLUE WORLD TECHNOLOGY ACQUIRED BY CLARIS Underlying Lasso technology part of FileMaker Pro 4.0 BELLEVUE, WA - September 8, 1997 - Blue World Communications, Inc. and Claris Corporation today announced that Blue World's Lasso for Web-enabling databases has been integrated into FileMaker Pro 4.0 for Windows 95, Windows NT, Windows 3.1 and Mac OS from Claris Corporation. Under the terms of the agreement, Claris has acquired the Lasso technology and licensed certain rights back to Blue World. Blue World plans to continue enhancing Lasso and distributing new versions of Lasso as a commercial product. "We believe Blue World has developed a fast, elegant approach to putting FileMaker Pro databases on the Web, a solution that all FileMaker Pro users will welcome," said Claris President Dominique Goupil. "Our customers have always considered Lasso to be the leading solution for Web database publishing with FileMaker Pro for Mac OS," said Blue World...
Sep 07
[MD1] SmartClicks adds Contextual Menus to PowerPlant projects
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New SDK Simplifies Move to Mac OS 8: SmartClicks adds Contextual Menus to PowerPlant projects September 8, 1997 - Vienna, Austria - Tools & Toys today reveiled Developer Release 1 of SmartClicks(tm), an easy to use SDK (software development kit) for CodeWarrior users that dramatically simplifies the support of Contextual Menus. Contextual Menus is a feature of the new Mac OS 8 that allows the user to display a pop-up menu of useful actions that relate to the current selection. SmartClicks helps developers to add Contextual Menus to existing or new software that use Metrowerks Inc's object oriented PowerPlant application framework. With Tools & Toys' SmartClicks library and only two lines of code, Software developers can now make their applications Contextual Menus-aware. "Contextual Menus are one of the hottest features of the new Mac OS!", said Andreas Pizsa, President of Tools & Toys Ltd. and developer of SmartClicks. "With SmartClicks, developers...
Sep 05
[MD1] Mantle for SAP R/3
Advis Introduces Mantle for SAP R/3 to Sapphire Attendees Product Provides First Bridge Between WebObjects and SAP R/3, Gives Developers Access to Industry-Leading Web Application Tool SAPPHIRE, ORLANDO, Fla. -- Advis today introduced Mantle for SAP R/3 to attendees at Sapphire. The Mantle software gives SAP web application developers the ability to web-enable SAP using Apple's WebObjects, the leading web application development solution from Apple Computer. Mantle is the first to link the object-based development environment of Apple's WebObjects with SAP's robust capabilities for handling large-scale business applications. Mantle's suite of object-oriented framework design tools streamlines how developers build and deploy web applications for SAP R/3 applications. Developers can now leverage SAP R/3's existing communications mechanism for cross-platform, multi-tier architecture design. Mantle is available for all platforms supported by WebObjects, including Windows NT, Solaris, HP-...
Sep 05
[MD1]
For Immediate Release Tangent Systems Announces BuildSim to Support ADB I/O Product from BeeHive Technologies, Inc. OCEAN BEACH, Calif.-- September 5, 1997: Tangent Systems announced today that it will provide built-in support for ADB I/O from BEEHIVE Technologies, Inc. All editions of BuildSim will have an "ADB I/O" BuildBlock which can be used in conjunction with the ADB I/O product for simple data acquisition and control projects. This is an exciting development in that now a simple yet flexible device like ADB I/O can be easily coupled with BuildSim to provide a quick and easy way to develop relatively sophisticated data acquisition and control projects without being forced to learn a specific programing language. ADB I/O combined with the easy to use point and click interface provided by BuildSim can now provide access to a whole new set of users and customers. "After a careful review of ADB I/O, it became apparent that its a natural fit with BuildSim and can provide an easy way...
Sep 04
[MD1] PowerTools Clones shipping with Mac OS 8.0
PowerTools first Mac OS cloners to ship Mac OS 8.0 PowerTools announced today that they will be the first Mac clone vendor to ship Mac OS 8.0. Beginning on September 8, 1997, PowerTools will include Mac OS 8.0 with every infiniti T2 Mac OS clone that it ships. Each infiniti T2 will also have a full 1 year on-site warranty provided by a national third party service provider and free (800) technical support. The standard configuration for the newly released infiniti T2 systems is as follows: 604e/200MHz PPC, 50Mhz Bus, Mini-Tower, 5 PCI, 8 Drive bays, 3D graphics 32MB/3.2GB/16x/512k/2vram/4MB video card/video in-out/TV tuner/KB/Mac OS 8.0/1 yr.-on-site Price.....$2,279 This is in response to the current changes by Apple concerning the licensing of Mac OS 8. "Although the price for the infiniti T2 is slightly higher," says Victor Wong, CEO of PowerTools,"we feel that it is necessary to provide the latest version of the Mac OS for our valued customers. If along the way it helps to make...
Sep 04
[MD1] WebSTAR/Mac OS Show 144%-300% Lower Costs
The Business Research Group, an independent market research and consulting organization, recently completed and published the results of a cost-of-ownership study comparing four web servers running Netscape Fastrack for UNIX, Microsoft Internet Information Server for Windows NT, O'Reilly Website for Windows 95 and StarNine's WebSTAR for the Mac OS. The results of the survey are exciting! The study found that WebSTAR servers running on the Mac OS provide a significantly *lower cost of ownership* then competing servers based upon several factors ranging from costs related to purchase and installation to content creation and server management. These advantages led to a cumulative cost advantage over the four other servers as high as 300% per internal users, to 144% per server to 158% per web page . See the exciting results yourself. Both the study and a PDF version of the report can be found at (http://applenet.apple.com/text/server_study.html). WebSTAR can be found at (http://www....
Sep 03
[MD1] PACE Interlok 1.0.2
New InterLok Version Extends PACE Anti-Piracy Leadership in Software Authorization SAN JOSE, September 3, 1997 -- PACE Anti-Piracy has introduced Version 1.0.2 of its InterLok Software Authorization System. This update to InterLok for Macintosh and InterLok Pro for Macintosh, PACE's software-only packages for turnkey trialware creation and copy protection, includes improvements to InterLok's industry-leading anti-hacking mechanisms as well as bug fixes. In addition, this release adds to InterLok Pro the ability to protect data files in association with an application, along with PowerPC-native encryption and decryption routines for greatly enhanced performance for Power Macintosh users. The new data file protection capability extends the power of InterLok Pro to developers who wish to distribute secure versions of their run-time database solutions. For example, developers of FileMaker Pro solutions can now use InterLok Pro to easily create time-limited trialware versions of their...
Sep 03
[MD1] Increased Security for SiteEdit
PACIFIC COAST SOFTWARE ANNOUNCES UPDATE TO SITEEDIT PRO -- Popular internet server untility gains increased security and versatility San Diego, September 3, 1997 -- Pacific Coast Software has released an updated version of SiteEdit and SiteEdit Pro for Macintosh that improves the security of its user database and allows increased versatility for user access. SiteEdit is a remote access tool for Macintosh and Windows Web servers. SiteEdit 2.04 now encrypts all passwords stored in its user database. Even if someone is able to access the password file they will not be able to access SiteEdit. A corrupted password file will not cause SiteEdit to revert to default passwords. Instead, a message telling the visitor to contact the server administrator is displayed. In addition, administrators are now able to securely give users access to folder aliases that lead to locations outside their normal folder hierarchy. This versatility is really useful for sites that have separate areas for...
Sep 03
[MD1] Web Archer Gets "Push"
For Immediate Release CLEARWAY TECHNOLOGIES ADDS "PUSH" TECHNOLOGY TO NEW WEB ARCHER SEARCH TOOL -- Built-in 'Search Expertise' Speeds Successful Searches; Uses 'Push' Technology to Keep Expertise Up-To-Date Automatically -- Boston, September 3, 1997 -- ClearWay Technologies, Inc. today announced the final "Preview Release" of Web Archer, a desktop Internet search tool with built-in 'search expertise' that selects the best database or search engine for each search automatically. Web Archer makes Internet searching faster, easier, and more successful for both novice and experienced users, by using its built-in knowledge of the Internet to quickly focus on the most relevant information. Using ClearWay's own 'push' technology, which is built into Web Archer, updated 'search expertise' is broadcast monthly to all installed Web Archers. 30-day demonstration copies of Web Archer for Mac OS, and Windows 95/NT are available free from (http://www.clearway.com/WebArcher/) "Most Internet...
Sep 02
[MD1] ShrinkWrap 3.0
ALADDIN SYSTEMS, INC. SHIPS SHRINKWRAP 3.0, DISK IMAGE UTILITY New Version Expands Capabilities For Complete Disk Imaging Needs, Users Can Now Distribute Floppy Disks Over The Internet Watsonville, CA-- August 29, 1997-- Aladdin Systems, Inc., developer of the worldwide Macintosh compression and installation standards StuffIt(r) and InstallerMaker(tm), has incorporated its award winning compression technology and electronic commerce capabilities in ShrinkWrap(tm) 3.0. ShrinkWrap is a utility that can easily turn a disk into an electronically transmittable file (via the Internet, etc.) and then just as easily, return it to an exact disk image of the original source disk. ShrinkWrap 3.0 supports all commonly used image file formats, it provides StuffIt compression capabilities, and 40-bit encryption for international and domestic security. Key Features and Benefits o Aladdin's StuffIt compression and decompression technology helps users save about 30% more space and is twice as fast as...
Sep 02
[MD1] Apple to Acquire Power Computing for $100M
Apple to Acquire Power Computing for $100M CUPERTINO, Calif.--Sept. 2, 1997--Apple Computer, Inc. announced today that it will acquire Power Computing Corporation's core assets in a deal valued at $100 million in Apple common stock. Included in the key assets Apple will acquire are the right to retain key employees with expertise in direct marketing, distribution, and engineering; Power Computing's customer database; and the license to distribute the Mac OS operating system. "Power Computing has pioneered direct marketing and sales in the Macintosh market, successfully building a $400M business, " said Steve Jobs, Apple Board member. "We look forward to learning from their experience, and welcoming their customers back into the Apple family." "Power Computing is grateful for the tremendous support and encouragement we have received from the entire Macintosh community," said Stephen Kahng, Power Computing founder and CEO. "We believe that in our small way, we have helped to make the...
Sep 01
[MD1] MacTalk on TalkCity
Do you think you know alot about Macintosh? Are you the type that tears apart their system looking for that one corrupt preferences or bad block of Ram? Do you have a pleasant manner and can communicate what you know well to other people? Do you enjoy chatting on IRC and giving of yourself in the furtherance of Mac advocacy? If you answered yes to these questions then I have an exciting opportunity for you! My name is Robin Morgan and I am room manager for #MacTalk on TalkCity. We are a room for serious tech assistance and indepth Macintosh discussion. We are looking for qualified, mature, dedicated macusers to join our volunteer staff. The CG's (Computer Group) for #MacTalk go through a short training session and then choose a minimum of 5 hours they wish to cover in #MacTalk. Currently we are accepting applications to work between the hours of midnight at 5am pacific time. If you would like to apply to become a volunteer CG, please go to http://w3.one.net/~robin and fill out the...
Sep 01
[MD1] Public beta of Myrmidon 2.0
We have released a new public beta of Myrmidon 2.0 on our web site. The new version number is 2.0b7, and it fixes a number of bugs and add a few new features. Myrmidon was introduced at the Boston Macworld keynote session last year. It's a Chooser extension that lets you convert any document to a Web page, simply by printing it. Some of the new features in this version are: o option to preview the Web page automatically upon saving to disk o option to match a document's line spacing (also known as leading) o saves image files in a separate folder from the HTML file I invite you to download the new version and tell me what you think of it. It may be downloaded from our web site: (http://www.terrymorse.com/). Please send your comments to (mailto:tmorse@terrymorse.com). Thanks, terry morse Myrmidon author
Aug 31
[MD1] MacDoc 1.2
MacDoc 1.2, Shareware by macnetic software Download at: http://hyperarchive.lcs.mit.edu/HyperArchive/Archive/app/mac-doc-12.hqx For your personal evaluation copy please write to: register@macnetic.de. New in 1.2 MacDoc Writer - You're now able to choose the language for the embedded viewer (see MacDoc Viewer). - MacDocuments can now optionally be printed in Black & White (color is default). - Added option to save a page setup as default (e.g. A4 in Germany). - Fixed bug when printing a page range. - Fixed bug in custom page setup. MacDoc Viewer - Now available in English and German. - Creating an index (automatically ) is now Font/Size/Style AND Color dependend. - Better document handling (changed creator of srd's) - New enhanced information dialog (page sizes). - Fixed bug when dragging/copying text from some pictures. _The stand alone document creator for the Apple Macintosh_ MacDoc is a powerful tool for creating standard or stand-alone documents (also called: self-reading,...
Aug 31
[MD1] CDFinder
August 30, 1997, Johannesberg, Germany A new version of the successful application CDFinder is now shipping. CDFinder is a very fast and powerful tool to create catalog files of your hard disks, floppies, ZIP's and anything else that spins. It has a great user interface and very useful search functions. CDFinder supports drag&drop and requires at least a 68020 or PowerPC CPU. While System 7 is required, CDFinder is also fully compatible to MacOS 8. A special feature is the bilingual user interface (German/English). This mix of features makes CDFinder very useful especially for developers with their usually large mount of important developer CDROM's. New features in CDFinder 1.5: - Catalog objects can be deleted. - Catalog data can be exported into a text file. - New search results can be added to previous results. - A lot of other useful new features and improvements. - Quite some bugs - especially regarding StuffIt archives - were fixed. CDFinder is shareware ($15 for a single...
Aug 28
[MD1] Metrowerks Has Record Quarter
METROWERKS FOURTH QUARTER REVENUES UP TO RECORD US$6.2 MILLION Company Records Profit of US$155,000 for Quarter AUSTIN, Texas-August 28, 1997- Metrowerks Inc. (NASDAQ: MTWKF, TSE/ME:MWK), one of the world's leading providers of software development tools, today announced its results of operations for the fourth quarter of fiscal year ending July 31, 1997 (Q4FYJuly97). Revenues for Q4FYJuly97 totaled US$6.2 million, an increase of 78% over revenues of US$3.5 million for the corresponding Q4FYJuly96, and an increase of 72% over revenues of US$3.6 million for the previous quarter, Q3FYJuly97. The Company reported a net profit of US$155,000 (US$0.01 per share on a fully diluted basis), compared to a net loss of US$178,000 (US$0.02 per share) for the corresponding Q4FYJuly96, and compared to a net loss of US$5.9 million for the previous quarter, Q3FYJuly97. "We are very happy with the results for the fourth quarter," said Jean Belanger, Metrowerks CEO and Chairman of the Board. "We have...
Aug 27
[MD1] NeoLogic Launches NeoAccess 5.1
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NeoLogic Launches NeoAccess 5.1 - New Version of ODBMS Introduces Distributed Object Model and Adds Extensible, Lightweight Testing System BERKELEY, CA - August 27, 1997 - NeoLogic Systems, Inc. today announced the release of NeoAccess 5.1. The company's cross-platform object database management system (ODBMS) now includes a distributed object model which facilitates the construction of single user systems that draw data from multiple databases. NeoAccess 5.1 also features a complete testing architecture for easily constructing the full repertoire of tests necessary to meet the reliability requirements of commercial applications. "Each successive NeoAccess release builds upon its predecessor," said NeoLogic President Bob Krause. "For us, the bottom line is to provide powerful capabilities for our customers while reducing the amount of code they have to write. The distributed object model in NeoAccess 5.1 represents another significant leap forward in this...
Aug 27
[MD1] AG Group Training
Over the next two months, the AG Group will be offering 3 network management training seminars in Walnut Creek (AG Group's home), 25 miles east of San Francisco and accessible by Bay Area Rapid Transit. I have included upcoming seminar course titles, dates, locations and registration costs in this e-mail. Additional information about AG Group Training & Services can be found at our website, (http://www.aggroup.com/training). I look forward to hearing from you about you or your staff joining us for our new and updated network management training classes. COURSES AND DATES: 1) EtherPeek Fundamentals & Techniques (3 days) Sept. 24 - 26 Learn how to optimize your use of EtherPeek for network monitoring and troubleshooting in this newly expanded three-day hands-on course. Learn how to baseline your network, identify trouble spots and analyze performance problems. This 3-day class is designed to provide EtherPeek owners with: * A thorough overview of the features of our protocol...
Aug 27
[MD1] Aladdin Announces StuffIt/OS 8 Upgrade Policy
ALADDIN SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES STUFFIT DELUXE OS 8 UPGRADE POLICY Registered StuffIt Deluxe 4.0 Users Who Have Purchased StuffIt Deluxe After July 26, 1997, Qualify For Free StuffIt 4.5 Upgrade Watsonville, CA - August 27, 1997 - Aladdin Systems today announced that StuffIt Deluxe 4.0 registered users (who purchased 4.0 after July 26, 1997) will be able to upgrade to version 4.5 for free (plus shipping fee). Significant enhancements of StuffIt Deluxe 4.5 will include Mac OS 8 (Tempo) compatibility, support for more expansion formats like MIME/Base64, encrypted ZIP, and LHA expansion, additional email program support and Private File encrypted file support. StuffIt Deluxe works in the Finder at a lower level than most applications, and a lot has changed in the OS 8 Finder. Currently, the StuffIt Deluxe 4.0 core functionality is compatible, but the package contains three incompatible elements: StuffIt Browser, StuffIt SpaceSaver, and Magic Menu. These components will be compatible with OS 8...
Aug 26
[MD1] FREE Suite of IP Tools from AG Group Releases
Walnut Creek, California - August 26, 1997 The AG Group, Inc. releases AGNetTools(tm), a free IP utility suite available for Macintosh, Windows 95 and Windows NT. AGNetTools includes the following IP tools under a single graphical user interface: PING Pings internet devices with a specified number of packets, timeout & time interval. Minimum, maximum & average response times are reported back. TRACEROUTE Traces the route packets take from your computer to any device with an IP address on the internet. NAMELOOKUP Uses DNS to resolve names to addresses & addresses to names. FINGER Uses the finger protocol to get information about a user on a given server. WHOIS Uses the whois protocol to get whois information about the owner of a domain name. THROUGHPUT Tests for availability of resources (via FTP or HTTP) on the internet & calculates the time, size, & speed of download. NAMESCAN Resolves names for a range of IP addresses. PORTSCAN Scans ports on a machine to find...
Aug 26
[MD1] Paragon OAK CORBA Suite
PARAGON SOFTWARE ANNOUNCES RELEASE 5.0 OF THE OAK CORBA SUITE FOR DEVELOPING DISTRIBUTED APPLICATIONS USING CORBA TECHNOLOGY A proven CORBA 2.0 IIOP-compatible ORB especially suited to the NEXTSTEP and OPENSTEP marketplace VIENNA, VA -- August 18, 1997-- Paragon Software, Inc., a leading provider of custom enterprise application solutions, announces Release 5.0 of its OAK CORBA suite. OAK supports deployment of CORBA-based solutions on a wide variety of UNIX and Windows platforms. The 5.0 release includes full IIOP support and is 100% compatible with other CORBA 2.0 ORB products, including Orbix and VisiBroker. Available platforms include HP-UX, Solaris, Linux, Windows NT, Windows 95, any POSIX-compliant UNIX system, NEXTSTEP 3.X, and OPENSTEP 4.X. OAK 5.0 and the CORBA 2.0 Specification OAK is Paragon Software's implementation of the OMG CORBA 2.0 core architecture, as defined in the CORBA 2.0 specification. Release 5.0 implements four main components of the CORBA specification: the...
Aug 25
[MD1] Informed Filler for Java
Shana releases Informed Filler(r) for Java(t) NEW YORK, NY, August 25, 1997: At the first Java Internet Business Expo, Shana Corporation today announced that Informed Filler for Java, the latest addition to their line of cross-platform electronic forms products, is now shipping. Informed Filler for Java brings the benefits of e-forms to the Web platform. The Informed Java applet is used to fill out visually appealing, intelligent forms in any Java capable Web browser, such as the Netscape Communicator client software or Microsoft Explorer. Forms are created using Informed Designer(r) on Windows (3.1x, 95, NT) or Mac OS and then saved for use with Informed Filler for Java. When a form and the Java applet are placed on your Web server, anyone with a Java capable browser can fill it out. No additional client software is needed. No installation or configuration process is required. The explosive trend toward thin clients and network computers in Internet/intranet/extranet environments has...
Aug 21
[MD1] Blue World Updates Lasso to Address Security Hole
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8/21/97 Blue World Updates Lasso to Address Security Hole Discovered in "Crack a Mac" Contest; Informs and Assists Other Developers Bellevue, WA - Internet software developer Blue World Communications, Inc. has released a revision to Lasso to address a security hole present in Lasso and several other Mac OS Web server products that was discovered during the Web-wide "Crack a Mac" contest (http://hacke.infinit.se). Within 24 hours of the discovery, Blue World posted a fix and notified its customers. It has since released a revised x.x.3 patch to further enhance security, and posted a new version of the free Lasso Lite product. This patch, along with changes currently being made to other Mac OS Internet products, restores the Mac OS platform to a position it has held for over two years as the most secure and easiest to maintain platform for Web serving. "To date, we are unaware of any Lasso customers whose security has been compromised solely due to Lasso," states...
Aug 21
[MD1] WebObjects Adapter for WebSTAR
WebSTAR users, StarNine is happy to announce the availability of a W*API based WebObjects Adapter. With a WebObjects Adapter, it is now possible to integrate your Mac OS-based WebSTAR server with WebObject applications running on Solaris, OpenStep, NextStep, Windows NT and soon Rhapsody. WebSTAR users interested in testing the WebObjects Adapter with their current WebObjects applications are invited to download a development version of the Adapter at (ftp://ftp.starnine.com/pub/betas/webobjects_adapter.sea.hqx). We also request that you subscribe to the -Beta mailing list by sending a message to (webobjects-beta@starnine.com) with a Subject of "subscribe". For testing purposes, additional evaluation copies of WebSTAR can be downloaded at (http://www.starnine.com/evals/). Eric Zelenka mailto:eric@starnine.com WebSTAR Product Manager http://www.starnine.com/ StarNine Technologies, Inc. http://eric.starnine.com/
Aug 21
[MD1] ServletExec Plugin Runs Java Servlets
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ServletExec Plugin Runs Java Servlets on Mac OS Web Servers Alpharetta, Georgia - New Atlanta Communications, LLC announces the ServletExec(tm) plugin for Mac OS web servers. ServletExec is a WebSTAR API (W*API) compatible plugin that enables Mac OS web servers to run industry-standard Java servlets. ServletExec is built on the Mac OS Runtime for Java (MRJ) which Apple is shipping as a standard component of Mac OS 8. Servlets are Java-based alternatives to traditional CGIs and web server plugins. "Servlets have several compelling advantages over CGIs and plugins," said Vince Bonfanti, President of New Atlanta Communications. "Servlets can run on any major server platform--Mac OS, Windows NT, or Unix--using any leading web server, without even recompiling. Mac OS developers can deploy their servlets on any platform, and the ServletExec plugin allows Mac OS webmasters to run servlets originally developed for other platforms. In addition, writing servlets in Java...
Aug 20
[MD1] Gene Codes Looking for People
GENE CODES CORPORATION, a premier developer of software for sequencing DNA, is seeking software engineers for advanced software product development in bioinformatics. Gene Codes Corp. develops and markets scientist-centered software for molecular biologists. Our lead product SEQUENCHER has become the software standard at major sequencing facilities around the world. We seek self-motivated, highly skilled team players who will have the opportunity to contribute to strategic engineering projects with state-of-the-art development technologies. Macintosh Software Engineer: Candidates will have proven experience implementing commercial software using C and C++ with CodeWarrior on the Macintosh. College degree required. Preference will be given for degrees in computer science or computer engineering. Cross-platform development experience, networking experience or laboratory science experience are a definite plus. Software Engineer: Candidates will have proven experience implementing...
Aug 20
[MD1] PerlScript Name Conflict Resolved
TYRELL AND ACTIVESTATE RESOLVE PERLSCRIPT NAME CONFLICT Name Conflict Ends with Agreement to Cooperate with Marketing and Development of Perl Tools August 20, 1997, San Jose, CA -- In a move typical of the Perl community, Tyrell Software Corp. and ActiveState Tool Corp. have resolved the PerlScript name conflict in a friendly, cooperative manner. Last month Tyrell started marketing a product named PerlScript on the Internet. Confusion quickly ensued between ActiveState's PerlScript ActiveX scripting engine and Tyrell's PerlScript. "Mark Murphy of Tyrell and I started discussing what resolution would be the best one for the Perl community," explains Dick Hardt, President of ActiveState, "We also started exploring how we could work together to provide Perl solutions to developers". "Tyrell has agreed to change our product name from PerlScript to PowerPerl" says Mark Murphy, Tyrell's Director of Software Development, "We are going to cooperate with ActiveState in the development and...
 
AAPL
$103.30
Apple Inc.
+0.80
MSFT
$45.09
Microsoft Corpora
-0.34
GOOG
$577.33
Google Inc.
+5.73

MacTech Search:
Community Search:

Software Updates via MacUpdate

TextSoap 7.4.0 - Flexible text editing u...
TextSoap is for people who work with text. TextSoap effortlessly cleans up text from endlessly different formats. Wash away unwanted characters, spaces, tabs. Fix paragraphs with hard returns at the... Read more
NetShade 6.0.2 - Browse privately using...
NetShade is an Internet security tool that conceals your IP address on the web. NetShade routes your Web connection through either a public anonymous proxy server, or one of NetShade's own dedicated... Read more
Mac DVDRipper Pro 5.0 - Copy, backup, an...
Mac DVDRipper Pro is the DVD backup solution that lets you protect your DVDs from scratches, save your batteries by reading your movies from your hard disk, manage your collection with just a few... Read more
pwSafe 3.1 - Secure password management...
pwSafe provides simple and secure password management across devices and computers. pwSafe uses iCloud to keep your password databases backed-up and synced between Macs and iOS devices. It is... Read more
StatsBar 1.8 - Monitor system processes...
StatsBar gives you a comprehensive and detailed analysis of the following areas of your Mac: CPU usage Memory usage Disk usage Network and bandwidth usage Battery power and health (MacBooks only)... Read more
Path Finder 6.5.5 - Powerful, award-winn...
Path Finder is a file browser that combines the familiar Finder interface with the powerful utilities and innovative features. Just a small selection of the Path Finder 6 feature set: Dual pane... Read more
QuarkXPress 10.2.1 - Desktop publishing...
With QuarkXPress, you can communicate in all the ways you need to -- and always look professional -- in print and digital media, all in a single tool. Features include: Easy to Use -- QuarkXPress is... Read more
Skype 6.19.0.450 - Voice-over-internet p...
Skype allows you to talk to friends, family and co-workers across the Internet without the inconvenience of long distance telephone charges. Using peer-to-peer data transmission technology, Skype... Read more
VueScan 9.4.41 - Scanner software with a...
VueScan is a scanning program that works with most high-quality flatbed and film scanners to produce scans that have excellent color fidelity and color balance. VueScan is easy to use, and has... Read more
Cloud 3.0.0 - File sharing from your men...
Cloud is simple file sharing for the Mac. Drag a file from your Mac to the CloudApp icon in the menubar and we take care of the rest. A link to the file will automatically be copied to your clipboard... Read more

Latest Forum Discussions

See All

Modern Combat 5 Gets a Major Multiplayer...
Modern Combat 5 Gets a Major Multiplayer Update Posted by Jessica Fisher on September 2nd, 2014 [ permalink ] Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad | Read more »
Alien Creeps TD Review
Alien Creeps TD Review By Jennifer Allen on September 2nd, 2014 Our Rating: :: EXPENSIVE DEFENSESUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Alien Creeps TD would be a fun if unremarkable Tower Defense game, but its heavy focus on... | Read more »
The Journey Down: Chapter Two Review
The Journey Down: Chapter Two Review By Jennifer Allen on September 2nd, 2014 Our Rating: :: DARK YET ENTICINGUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad It’s a little dark, in every sense of the word, but The Journey Down:... | Read more »
Function Space, a Social Network App for...
Function Space, a Social Network App for Science, Launches on iOS Posted by Ellis Spice on September 2nd, 2014 [ permalink ] | Read more »
Stupidfast – How Taylor Martinez Switche...
How do you make an Endless Running game more than just another Endless Running game? By adding real life prizes to it, of course! That’s the thinking behind StupidFast: a game designed for football enthusiasts, and the brainchild of former college... | Read more »
Little Raiders: Robin’s Revenge Review
Little Raiders: Robin’s Revenge Review By Jennifer Allen on September 2nd, 2014 Our Rating: :: CASUAL RAIDINGUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Combining simple combat with village building is a potent combination for... | Read more »
Treasure Tombs: Ra Deal Coming from Bulk...
Treasure Tombs: Ra Deal Coming from Bulkypix and Dark Tonic This Fall Posted by Jessica Fisher on September 2nd, 2014 [ permalink ] Dark Tonic and | Read more »
Pirate Bash Review
Pirate Bash Review By Nadia Oxford on September 2nd, 2014 Our Rating: :: BAD PIRATES, GOOD TIMESUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Pirate Bash’s turn-based battles add an intriguing twist to a typical physics game.   | Read more »
Tiny Tower Vegas Review
Tiny Tower Vegas Review By Jennifer Allen on September 2nd, 2014 Our Rating: :: STEADY DEVELOPMENTUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Build a huge tower again but Vegas-style in Tiny Tower Vegas.   | Read more »
The Manhattan Project Review
The Manhattan Project Review By Andrew Fisher on September 2nd, 2014 Our Rating: :: ROCKET SCIENCEUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad The Manhattan Project offers a great Euro-style gameplay experience, but it is totally... | Read more »

Price Scanner via MacPrices.net

Apple refurbished iPads available for up to $...
Apple is offering Certified Refurbished iPad Airs for up to $140 off MSRP. Apple’s one-year warranty is included with each model, and shipping is free. Stock tends to come and go with some of these... Read more
Are We Now In The Post-Post-PC Era?
A longtime and thoroughgoing laptop aficionado, I was more than a little dismayed by Steve Jobs’s declaration back in 2010 when he sprang the iPad on an unsuspecting world. that we’d entered a “post-... Read more
PC Outlook Improves, But 2014 Shipments Still...
According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker, worldwide PC shipments are expected to fall by -3.7 percent in 2014. To hat’s actually an improvement from the... Read more
IDC Lowers Tablet Sales Projections for 2014...
Following a second consecutive quarter of softer than expected demand, International Data Corporation (IDC) has lowered its worldwide tablet plus 2-in-1 forecast for 2014 to 233.1 million units. The... Read more
Apple now offering refurbished 21-inch 1.4GHz...
The Apple Store is now offering Apple Certified Refurbished 21″ 1.4GHz iMacs for $929 including free shipping plus Apple’s standard one-year warranty. Their price is $170 off the cost of new models,... Read more
Save $50 on the 2.5GHz Mac mini, on sale for...
B&H Photo has the 2.5GHz Mac mini on sale for $549.99 including free shipping. That’s $50 off MSRP, and B&H will also include a free copy of Parallels Desktop software. NY sales tax only. Read more
Save up to $300 on an iMac with Apple refurbi...
The Apple Store has Apple Certified Refurbished iMacs available for up to $300 off the cost of new models. Apple’s one-year warranty is standard, and shipping is free. These are the best prices on... Read more
The Rise of Phablets
Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group, a businesses and technology consulting firm focused solely on the financial services industry, has released an infographic depicting the convergence of... Read more
Bad Driver Database App Allows Good Drivers t...
Bad Driver Database 1.4 by Facile Group is a new iOS and Android app that lets users instantly input and see how many times a careless, reckless or just plain stupid driver has been added to the... Read more
Eddy – Cloud Music Player for iPhone/iPad Fre...
Ukraine based CapableBits announces the release of Eddy, its tiny, but smart and powerful cloud music player for iPhone and iPad that allows users to stream or download music directly from cloud... Read more

Jobs Board

*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
Senior Event Manager, *Apple* Retail Market...
…This senior level position is responsible for leading and imagining the Apple Retail Team's global event strategy. Delivering an overarching brand story; in-store, Read more
All contents are Copyright 1984-2011 by Xplain Corporation. All rights reserved. Theme designed by Icreon.