MacUpdate Desktop (http://www.macupdate.com), an application that helps you keep third party applications updated, has been revved to version 5.0.5.The upgrade adds automatic background checking of your apps and continues to improve upon the auto-download and install features.
MacUpdate Desktop lets you keep all your Mac software up-to-date. It offers automatic software updates to every application, widget, screen saver, and preference pane. It searches and matches more than 30,000 pieces of Mac software
MacUpdate Desktop 5.0 sports a redesigned user interface and one-click updating. You can download and install updates with a single click. There’s also now update verification; you can confirm which updates were installed successfully.
In MacUpdate Desktop 5.0, you can archive older versions in case you need to revert to a previous release of an updated item. You can also organize your apps and sync Watch Lists to macupdate.com for email notifications and more
MacUpdate Desktop 5 costs US$20/year; a fully-functional 10-day trial is available. MacUpdate Desktop 5 requires Mac OS X 10.5 (“Leopard”) or later and is fully compatible with Mac OS X 10.6 (“Snow Leopard”).