Now Software today announced it is shipping Now Up-to-Date & Contact 5.3 for Macintosh. Version 5.3 is a Universal application for Intel-based Macs running Mac OS X version 10.4. “The impressive performance of the Intel-based Macs and strong customer demand made it imperative we deliver a Universal version of Now Up-to-Date & Contact,” said John Wallace, president of Now Software. “The power of Xcode made what appeared to be a complex migration task surprisingly easy and we’re thrilled to offer our customers a greatly improved version of Now Up-to-Date & Contact.” Now Up-to-Date & Contact 5.3 for Macintosh is priced at US$129.95 for the boxed version, or $119.95 for the online download version, and is a free upgrade for users of version 5 or higher.