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Mar 19
WiebeTech FireWire DriveDock Shipping
WiebeTech FireWire=99 DriveDock=99 shipping NOW with new features: Complete Oxford 911 bridge FireWire interface is even smaller, faster and better looking, with IDE drive support up to 160GB. WICHITA, KS =96 March 19, 2002 =96WiebeTech LLC announces today new features for FireWire DriveDock, a complete FireWire drive interface occupying just three cubic inches of space and faster transfer rates. The unit is shipping now and can be ordered online at OEM inquires are welcome. =93FireWire DriveDock is a huge hit with power addicts, service technicians and others who want highest speed and inexpensive FireWire storage,=94 said James Wiebe, president of WiebeTech. =93We believe these same users will benefit from even higher transfer rates, smaller physical size and higher capacity capability.=94 The upgraded unit is substantially faster, producing benchmarks in excess of 30MB/second. It provides support for IDE drives with capacities to 160GB. The enclosure design for...
Mar 19
REALbasic 4.0.2 Now Available
REALbasic 4.0.2 is a free update to version 4. Download it now from our iDisk (best performance) ( Our website: ( Our FTP site: ( What's new in REALbasic 4.0.2: Various fixes and improvements, including: Improvements to Listbox drawing, RbScript, and more. Fixes crashes with BinaryStream and Menu Balloon Help on Mac OS X, Sockets when DNS lookup fails, and Sprites on Mac OS 8.1. Make sure to review the release notes for more details.
Mar 19
New REALbasic database and Microsoft Office Automation plug-ins
These plug-ins work best with REALbasic 4. Download them now from our iDisk (best performance) ( Our website: ( Our FTP site: (
Mar 18
CPLAT 4.0 released
ksoft is pleased to announce the latest version of CPLAT (version 4.0), a low-cost cross-platform framework for MacOS, Linux and Windows development. Some of the additional features of the this release are: Many minor user suggested improvements and bug fixes. OpenGL support VisualC++ .NET projects Plug-ins and application support Docking / customizable toolbars Long file names Windows XP support There are now trial versions available for Microsoft Visual C++, Project Builder and CodeWarrior Pro7 / Pro6. CPLAT is an easy-to-use full-featured (not just a thin layer over the underlying OS) modern C++ (STL, exception handling) framework for MacOS/Windows/Linux development including support for the lastest MacOS technologies including MLTE, sheets, MacOSX and Carbon, and Windows applications for Windows 95/98/NT/2000. The Linux version uses the Gtk/Gdk widget set. CPLAT also includes a RADTool / Resource Editor for importing / creating / editing the resources your application uses...
Mar 18
Koingo Updates Alarm Clock Pro
From: Josh Hague ( Subject: Massive Update for Alarm Clock Pro! Koingo Software is proud to announce the release of Alarm Clock Pro 5.1! As always, we strive for perfection, and with this release (after many user suggestions) we believe we have taken one step closer to accomplishing our goal. This version, still placed at the low shareware fee of $11.97, has TEN new features, a few bug fixes, and many enhancements. The main improvements are with user interaction. We believe our interface is now more straight-forward, easy to use and lovable with Mac OS X's Aqua appearance. But why should you listen to us ramble on about how cool this new release is? Check it out for yourself! Download for Mac OS X: Download for Mac OS 8/9: Here is a list of the major changes: * New Feature: Smasher (any key to turn off alarms when you're tired). * New Feature: Customizable...
Mar 18
Iconfactory Releases IconViewer 1.0
Monday, March 18th, 2002 Iconfactory Press Release - IconViewer 1.0 Released The Iconfactory, in conjunction with Polymorph Software Development is pleased to announce the release of our latest freeware icon utility, IconViewer. IconViewer is a quick and easy way to view any and all resources contained within a Macintosh desktop icon. Simply drag and drop any icon onto IconViewer (or launch the program and select one from the File menu) and a small inspector window appears that allows you to browse the various sizes and bit depths of that icon. IconViewer was originally developed for internal use and is very helpful for people running pre-OS X systems, but who want to view the 128x128 resources contained in a particular icon file. IconViewer also works well for OS X users who want to see an icon in all its 128x128 glory, but who don't want to continually change their desktop / Dock settings to full magnification. * Carbon application for use with 8.6 - OS 10.x * View OS X icons (and...
Mar 18
Post.Office Is Alive And Well On Mac OS X
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE POST.OFFICE IS ALIVE AND WELL ON MAC OS X Popular, robust, high-performance mail server now available for Apple's new OS Santa Barbara, CA, March 15, 2002. Tenon Intersystems, under the auspices of their Japanese partner, Open Technologies, has brought Openwave's well-regarded Post.Office to Apple's Mac OS X. Post.Office is a scalable SMTP/POP3/IMAP messaging server designed to meet the needs of small and mid-sized ISPs. Post.Office can support 10 users or ten thousand users on a single platform with appropriately configured hardware. Tenon has extended and enhanced Post.Office 3.5.3 and ported it to Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server 10.1.3. Post.Office was designed from the ground up for ease of use, with an uncomplicated, user-friendly interface. The anywhere, anytime Web forms provide seamless navigation through the many Post.Office features. System administrators can make changes from anywhere on the Internet using Web forms with simple fill-in-the-blank fields...
Mar 18
Captain FTP 1.2 for Mac OS X
Press Release Xnet Communications GmbH announces Captain FTP 1.2 for Mac OS X Hamburg, Germany, March 18th 2002 - Xnet Communication GmbH, the independent software vendor with it's core business in data communication high-end solutions announces the release of improved Captain FTP version 1.2. This absolutely new FTP client designed from scratch for Mac OS X announced the very first time in the end of December 2001 is already a huge success. After just two months Captain FTP 1.0 was downloaded by over 15 thousand Mac users and is listed on the 19th place on the famous "Top Pics" (the most wanted software) for Mac OS X at "We were completely surprised by the Mac users enthusiasm. We achieved so much positive feedback about our Captain FTP" said Wolfgang Falz - project manager of Captain FTP. Captain FTP 1.2 is now ready to be a product. The reliable FTP client for an unlimited number of simultaneous connections is still Easy-to-use. The already user friendly interface of...
Mar 15
Troi Grabber Plug-in 1.4b1 for FileMaker Pro 5.5
Troi Automatisering releases beta version of Troi Grabber Plug-in 1.4b1 for FileMaker Pro New Plug-in lets you record pictures and movies directy with FileMaker Pro databases. Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands, March 13th, 2002--Troi Automatisering today announced the release of the beta version of Troi Grabber Plug-in 1.4b1, for FileMaker Pro 4.0 through 5.5. What is Troi Grabber Plug-in? Troi Grabber Plug-in 1.4b1 is a very powerful tool for grabbing pictures from a video input source and putting them directly into a FileMaker container field. All from within FileMaker you can: - preview the image stream from the video input source - crop pictures to grab only the desired part of the video image (Mac OS and Mac OS X only) - rotate pictures before grabbing (Mac OS and Mac OS X only) - grab pictures from a video input source and put them into your FileMaker database - record a movie from a video input source for a specified number of seconds or until the mouse is clicked and save...
Mar 15
MacsDesign Studio Releases Web Help Desk 5.4
MacsDesign Studio Releases Web Help Desk 5.4 Powerful Object Oriented Software for Technical Support FREMONT, CA - March 15, 2002 - MacsDesign Studio today released Web Help Desk 5.4, a powerful web application for technical support designed for education and small to medium sized business customers. Built with the industry's most powerful and mature application server, WebObjects 5.1 from Apple Computer=AE, Web Help Desk 5.4 offers an intuitive web interface and a= n excellent feature set for both end users and support technicians. This latest update includes: * Improvements to the user interface for both clients and technicians * A detailed Job History feature for tracking changes on a job ticket * Additional search options for tickets and assets * New preferences for managing custom fields and technician editing permissi= ons Next Generation Web Application Unlike scripted web applications based on technologies such as ASP or PHP, Web Help Desk uses Java=81 objects to manage your...
Mar 15
acgi dispatcher for MacOS X
March 15th, 2002. James Sentman is happy to announce the third beta version of acgi dispatcher for MacOS X. Acgi dispatcher allows you to write cgi programs for the web in apple script while using MacOS X's built in Apache webserver. Beta 3 improves the Apache configuration options allowing you to associate any number of suffixes with the program instead of just '.acgi'. Adds support for "Launch at suffix" programs that work as pre-processors. Fully supports the "send partial" event for working with multi-threaded programs. and finally adds several cgi utilities to make porting your classic scripts easier: url encode/decode, pack/unpack cgi and base64 encode/decode. The OSAX that offered these functions are not yet available for OSX. Included in the package is a fully functional iTunes remote control applet by way of demonstration and to help you get started. acgi dispatcher can be downloaded now from: Thank you, James Sentman (
Mar 15
The Omni Group Announces OmniOutliner 2.0 public beta
The Omni Group Announces OmniOutliner 2.0, Releases Public Beta Seattle, Washington -- March 15, 2002 -- Today, The Omni Group released the first public beta of OmniOutliner 2.0, the first major rev of the popular outlining application built exclusively for Mac OS X. A host of new and very cool features have been added to help you outline like you've never outlined before. Features new to OmniOutliner 2.0 include a new customizable toolbar, new column types, notes, auto-numbering, sorting, summary values, new keyboard shortcuts, support for alternating row colors, an updated info window to support all of these new features, and more. What does all of this mean? Instead of being a really simple tool that can help you get organized, OmniOutliner is now a really good-looking, powerful, simple-to-use tool that can help you get organized. Check out the release notes for a complete list of new features and enhancements. OmniOutliner 2.0 beta 1 includes an extended trial license that expires...
Mar 15
Chronos Group Organizer Server Now In Cocoa
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Park City, UT - March 15th, 2002 -- Chronos LC today announced the release of Group Organizer Server 4.0.3, its first Cocoa product for Mac OS X. According to Jerry Halls, V.P. of Sales at Chronos, "The new Cocoa server offers unparalleled performance, reliability, and scalability. Plus, the new server software takes less than a minute to install and setup." Group Organizer Server was previously written as a Carbon application. Version 4.03 has been re-written from the ground up using Cocoa and makes use of native Unix sockets for TCP/IP networking. The new networking infrastructure combined with Cocoa's pre-emptive threading architecture takes Group Organizer Server to the next level. The new server is immediately available, free of charge, to all existing Group Organizer 4 users. It may be downloaded directly from Chronos' website at ( GENERAL PRODUCT INFORMATION Chronos calls its product the "Swiss Army Knife" of productivity software. It...
Mar 15
Niemeijer Announces On-Screen Keyboard Accessibility for Mac OS X
PRESS RELEASE Niemeijer Consult Proudly Announces On-Screen Keyboard Accessibility Solutions for Mac OS X Amsterdam - 15 March 2002 - Niemeijer Consult today announced that on March 20, KeyStrokes, its popular on-screen keyboard software for the Macintosh, will make its public debut on Mac OS X at CSUN's 17th Annual International Conference "Technology and Persons with Disabilities" in Los Angeles. KeyStrokes for Mac OS X, will be the first fully functional on-screen keyboard to run natively on Apple's next generation operating system and one of the first accessibility solutions bringing the power of Mac OS X to people with disabilities. Origin Instruments Corporation, our North American distributor, will demonstrate the software in their booth (number 303, Marriott) during the CSUN conference. An on-screen keyboard is typically used by a person who because of illness or injury cannot use a standard keyboard. KeyStrokes for Mac OS X works by drawing a keyboard image on the display and...
Mar 15
PC-Mac-Net FileShare transfers files easily between PCs and Macs
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PC-Mac-Net FileShare transfers files easily between PCs and Macs over LAN or Internet ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA -- March 15, 2002 -- Lava Software is now shipping PC-Mac-Net FileShare v1.0, a product which allows users to transfer files easily and securely between any type of Windows PC and Macintosh over a Local Area Network (LAN) or the Internet. File transfers can be paused and resumed at any time, ensuring that even very large files can be reliabily transferred. PC-Mac-Net FileShare is perfect for simple cross-platform file sharing on home or small office networks. It provides a bridge between different computer types without requiring complex installation and set up procedures, since it uses standard Internet protocols for all operations (ie. TCP/IP) . Just drop the files you want to transfer into the 'Shared' folder on one computer and they can be requested by and transferred to another computer on the network. Friends can now easily, safely and conveniently...
Mar 14
Rumpus 2.1 Update
Maxum Development Announces Major FTP Server Update March 14, 2002. Rumpus, Maxum Development's class-leading FTP server software for Mac OS and Mac OS X, has reached version 2.1. The update, available now, incorporates dozens of feature and usability enhancements. For this new release, Maxum has focused primarily on improving existing functions, making Rumpus easier and more flexible to use. Among the host of enhancements, the new version offers: * A new setup assistant, which helps new FTP server administrators create their first anonymous and secure user accounts instantly so that FTP service can be enabled with just a couple of clicks. * The ability to function on private networks with packet forwarding, even when the network uses dynamic domain name service. * A revised interface that separates complex settings to help avoid mistakes and ensure consistent FTP service. * Improved server management, including IP address-based access restriction,...
Mar 14
CommonGround Softworks Inc. Announces Qilan 2.5
PRESS RELEASE CommonGround Softworks Inc. Announces Qilan=81 2.5 HOOKSETT, NEW HAMPSHIRE - March 15, 2001 - CommonGround Softworks Inc. today announces the upgrade of the web-based data server and access environment Qilan 2.5. Qilan 2.5 is available for download as a free time limited trial. This upgrade enhances functionality, boosts processing speed for repetitive tasks, improves stability and lays the groundwork for future releases. Qilan 2.5 adds the ability to create data arrays and dictionaries directly on the web server. After intial data retrieval from a SQL database, subseque= nt data retrievals can use local arrays and dictionaries. This shortcut greatly improves performance and flexibility. New features include: * Data Arrays and Dictionaries * New operators to support manipulation of arrays and dictionaries * Improved MS SQL Server adapter * HTML page processing has been completely revised . Qilan Overview: Qilan provides a powerful tool for web developers...
Mar 14
Sonnet PR-New 466MHz PowerBook 1400 Upgrade
SONNET ANNOUNCES NEW 466MHZ SPEED FOR POWERBOOK 1400 IRVINE, California =97 March 15, 2002. Sonnet Technologies, the worldwide market share leader in processor upgrade cards for Apple Macintosh=AE computers, announces the Crescendo/PB G3 466-1M, Sonnet=92s fastest upgrade yet for the PowerBook 1400, and the latest addition to its product line of Crescendo processor upgrade cards. This upgrade offers a powerful 466MHz PowerPC G3 processor with 1MB Level 2 backside cache, which produces an impressive 11x increase in performance over a 117 MHz stock machine that used a 603e processor. The Crescendo/PB is compatible with the PowerBook=92s existing hardware, software, RAM and peripherals. It transparently integrates with your system software, and performs flawlessly with Mac OS 7.5.3, through OS 9.1. Availability and Pricing Crescendo/PB G3 466-1M is shipping now and has an estimated street price of $299.95. This new product replaces the Crescendo/PB G3 400-1M at the same price. About...
Mar 14
Barcode Producer 1.2
Subject: [ANN] Barcode Producer 1.2 Intelli Innovations, Inc. is pleased to announce Barcode Producer 1.2 for Mac OS 9 and Mac OS X, a minor functionality update to its full-featured barcode creation suite for Mac OS X. - [New] Barcode Producer's ISBN generator has a new field for barcode prefix, allowing the user to change the prefix from the "978" default. - [New] Code 128 barcodes can now be saved at 1200 dpi. - [New] Barcodes can now be drag-and-dropped directly from the Barcode Producer window to AppleWorks, Microsoft Word, or other word processing applications. Select 300 dpi or higher if the target document will be printed in the future. - [Bug] Graphical exports of barcodes are now correctly saved if over 72 dpi. Home Page: Download: Intelli Innovations, Inc. (
Mar 14
Optigold ISP 2.9.5 Released
Optigold ISP 2.9.5 for Windows, Macintosh, Mac OS X and Linux was released on 03/15/2002. Optigold ISP is a cross-platform business software package to run all aspects of an internet service provider (from billing to server management). A *FREE*, 100% working copy can be downloaded from: 2.9.5 adds new web functionality, new Texas tax calculations, email manager fixes, credit card swipe reader support, new server event functionality, customer web interface fix and some other miscellaneous items. All new features in this version are listed in the revision log: Optigold ISP Revision Log ------------------------- Completed On 3/14/02 Automated task invoice generation can be set per minute instead of per day Completed On 3/13/02 Fixed problem with Total Internet response code during online signup Completed On 3/12/02 Slightly changed logic on referral credits when credit applies per referral...
Mar 13
Rage Software & DerazSoft Release WebDesign 1.5
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rage Software & DerazSoft release WebDesign 1.5 Toronto, Ontario - March 13, 2002 - Rage Software & Derazsoft announced today, the immediate availability of WebDesign 1.5. The latest version of the proffesional web development application for the Macintosh platform. WebDesign is a unique Macintosh web development tool offering many features not found in standard HTML editors. WebDesign allows you to visually create HTML elements including forms and image maps and insert them into your document. WebDesign allows you to see and edit the actual HTML code giving you complete control over your web page design. It allows you to edit tag attributes and values using its built in tag attribute editor and drag and drop tools pallet. The built in file browser and FTP navigator give you extended organization over your full web site. Extend WebDesign's features through the use of plugins and language extensions. WebDesign's Plugin Maker allows users, even users with...
Mar 13
Terra Soft Ships 2U dual 1 GHz G4 with YDL & Mac OS X
DUAL 1 GHZ - GVS 9000 2U RACK SYSTEM WITH YDL & MAC OS X Loveland, Colorado -- 12 March 2002 -- Terra Soft Solutions, Inc., the leading developer of integrated PowerPC Linux solutions announces shipment of a dual GHz G4 cluster node/server/workstation in a GVS 9000 2U Rack System with Yellow Dog Linux 2.2 and Mac OS X pre-installed. The GVS 9000 Rack System uses Apple G4 technology to provide the same, powerful dual 1 GHz CPUs, gigabit ethernet, fast bus, FireWire, and disk I/O that ships with current Apple Macintosh G4 towers. As demonstrated at,1286,50454,00.html form-factor and performance have become increasingly important in modern server and HPC systems. "Place an Apple dual G4 into a GVS 9000, ship with the best PPC operating systems available, and you've got something powerful," states Kai Staats, CEO Terra Soft Solutions, Inc. Jano Avanessian with GVS-Grande Vitesse Systems states, "We are excited to have Terra Soft as a partner. With...
Mar 13
Revolutionary New =?iso-8859-1?Q?Sibelius=AE?= 2 Music Notation...
Revolutionary New Sibelius=AE 2 Music Notation Software Launched for Mac OS X Walnut Creek, Calif., March 13, 2002 - The Sibelius=AE Group, developer of market-leading music software, today launched Sibelius 2, the revolutionary new version of the world's fastest-selling music notation software program, for Mac OS X, Apple's powerful, UNIX-based operating system. Sibelius 2 is the first music notation program to leverage Mac OS X's advanced capabilities. "Sibelius is more elegant and beautiful than ever, with a new look which complements Mac OS X's stunning Aqua interface," said Ben Finn, CEO of The Sibelius Group. "Sibelius 2 for Mac OS X represents our continued commitment to meeting the requirements of music educators, students, and professional composers using Macintosh computers. Users will be amazed at all the new features that have made Sibelius easier to use than ever." "Mac OS X delivers an incredibly powerful and intuitive environment for users to listen to and create music...
Mar 13
PremiumSoft MySQL Studio Released for OS X
Re: free trial version for MacTech readers and visPremiumSoft MySQL Studio Released for OS X PremiumSoft MySQL Studio Released for OS X PremiumSoft announces the release of MySQL studio for Mac OS X. PremiumSoft MySQL Studio is a set of graphical database management, reporting and monitoring tools for MySQL database systems. From its fresh, new look to its intuitive, task-based navigation, PremiumSoft MySQL Studio makes it easier than ever to use your databases. You will be able to get more done in less time and find items in a snap. Simply put, PremiumSoft MySQL Studio helps you work smarter. By building on the proven database management system MySQL with rock-solid InnoDB engine, PremiumSoft MySQL Studio delivers a reliable foundation you can count on to keep your databases up and running when you need them most. For your company, PremiumSoft MySQL Studio is the intelligent alternative to build powerful and customizable solutions to replace any overly complex and costly enterprise...
Mar 13
HTML Creator 3.0
NICE, FRANCE - March 12, 2002 - Aram Kudurshian is proud to announce the immediate release of HTML Creator 3.0, an award winning (1) HTML editor for the Macintosh platform. Featuring a clean cut, intuitive interface, HTML Creator makes the task of creating web pages easier through its built in assistants and WYSIWYG style Format menu. HTML Creator is aimed at both novices and professional users through its expansive collection of assistants and powerful editing tools. New to version 3.0 is the introduction of Style Sheets and Framesets as well as a powerful Batch Find and Replace system that allows you to edit hundreds of files in one go. In addition, HTML Creator 3.0 features a comprehensive HTML Reference, new assistants, updated looks, bug fixes, and countless other smaller additions such as improved drag and drop support, the introduction of HTML Tools, and better web page previewing. HTML Creator also features other productive enhancements such as a simple to use ScratchPad,...
Mar 12
Web Dumper v1.5
Max Programming, LLC - Web Dumper v1.5 March 12, 2002 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. What's new in this release? =B7 Web Dumper is now multi-threaded and can use up to 10 simultaneous HTTP connections. =B7 HTTP URLs with port number is now supported. =B7 Macromedia Flash file added to file map. Screenshots available at: Web Dumper 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 process very fast and easy. With Web Dumper...
Mar 12
Power On: New Release of Public Beta of Now Up-to-Date &...
Power On Offers New Release of Public Beta of Now Up-to-Date & Contact Palm=AE Conduits for Mac OS X Enhanced Columbus, Ohio - March 12, 2002 - Power On Software, an Inc 500 Company, has updated its public beta of the Palm conduits for Now Up-to-Date & Contact=AE, the #1 best-selling calendaring and contact management software in the history of the Macintosh. The beta is a free download and is available now from the Power On web site at: The Palm conduits allow users of Now Up-to-Date & Contact to synchronize their schedules and contacts with their Palm computing handheld devices, including products from Handspring. The update permits synchronization using the new OS X native conduit architecture, even on machines containing Mac OS 9.x and Mac OS X on the same partition of their hard drive. Power On has enhanced the safety of the synchronization process by providing backup capabilities so that users can revert to pre-...
Mar 12
LaunchBar 3.2 for Mac OS X
OBJECTIVE DEVELOPMENT ANNOUNCES LAUNCHBAR 3.2 FOR MAC OS X Vienna, Austria - March 12, 2002 -- Objective Development today announced the availability of LaunchBar 3.2 for Mac OS X, an award-winning productivity utility that provides lightning fast access to thousands of files, web-bookmarks, email-addresses and applications just by entering short abbreviations. For more information about LaunchBar please visit Objective Development's web site at WHAT'S NEW IN LAUNCHBAR 3.2 * Improved performance: LaunchBar searches are now more than twice as fast! * Much improved Drag & Drop functionality, offering a variety of file operations (Aliases, Symlinks, etc.) * New preferences panel with a lot of new preferences options. * Alias Names can now be assigned to URLs and Email Addresses as well. * The list of running apps can now be browsed backwards using the Shift key. * Some minor bugfixes as well as other improvements and optimizations. A detailed...
Mar 11
Lutris Announces Lutris EAS 4.1 J2EE Platform Preview for Mac OS...
Lutris Announces Lutris EAS 4.1 J2EE Platform Preview for Mac OS X; Lutris Tips Hat Toward Promise of Mac OS X in Enterprise Developer Market SANTA CRUZ, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 11, 2002--Lutris Technologies Inc., pioneering J2EE(TM) as Java Services, today announced availability of Lutris EAS 4.1.1 preview version for the Apple Mac OS X platform. Featuring the Java Services Architecture, Web Services capabilities, enterprise quality clustering and reliability and the industry's leading wireless and voice presentation capability, Lutris EAS will provide OS X developers the environment required to bring projects to market faster by reducing the need to re-architect their existing applications. Lutris made the decision to support the UNIX-based Apple platform on the potential for OS X to make inroads with enterprise Java developers. In particular, the company believes that Lutris EAS 4.1 will extend the reach of Mac OS X to Web and wireless applications requiring higher...
Mar 11
k-BUILDER Released for OS X
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mitch Krayton 1stKIOSK 24307 Magic Mountain Parkway, #245 Valencia, CA 91355 661-297-9150 k-BUILDER=81 Released for OS X (Valencia, CA) 1stKIOSK announces the release of k-BUILDER=81, the only native MacOS X, interactive application development tool specifically written for kiosk projects, at the KioskCom 2002 tradeshow in Orlando, FL. k-BUILDER lets you create simple or sophisticated interactive kiosks but it can also manage the scheduling of images and video for dynamic digital signs. Perfect for directory systems, registries, retail displays, or for dispensing coupons, tickets and forms, k-BUILDER can help you sell products, increase traffic and improve customer relations. It makes a very secure polling machine, too. With multilingual support, k-BUILDER is perfect for k-COMMERCE=81 in a globa= l economy. It supports up to 15 languages per project. Text on screens can be read aloud, which permits a project to comply with the...
Mar 11
XMonitor for Mac OS X
XMonitor is a real-time, graphical, systems monitoring application for Mac OS X. XMonitor allows you to watch your CPU, RAM, disk, and network usage, PPP, IP address, Email, uptime, and much more. The interface can be reconfigured on the fly to present just the data you want. Transparency, colors, font, text size, CPU use, graphing mode, and update interval can all be customized. All four graphs can be placed in the Dock, with real-time updates and XMonitor can hide & show itself just like the Dock in Mac OS X. Up to 25 remote servers and 50 days of historical performance data can be monitored for network availability and exported for display on the web. This includes 8 separate 400X400 pixel charts, host information, and remote server status. XMonitor requires Mac OS 10.1 or higher and is available at ( XMonitor is shareware and costs only what you are willing to pay for it. Jon Daniels (
Mar 11
Xdrive Launches Macintosh Support
XDRIVE LAUNCHES MACINTOSH SUPPORT Xdrive's Internet Content Management, File Collaboration, Storage and Backup Capabilities Now Available to the MAC Community MARINA DEL REY, Calif., - March 11, 2002- Xdrive Technologies, Inc., (( a leading provider of Internet Information and Content Management solutions and services, today announced its online storage and file sharing service now supports the Macintosh platform through Web browser support. The service enables MAC users to store files, collaborate, back up and share files though their Xdrive accounts. The added functionality to the MAC community demonstrates Xdrive's continued commitment to providing key services for both MACs and PCs. "Since the inception of Xdrive, we have been committed to providing the most efficient and sensible Internet Information and Content Management solutions to the PC demographic," said Karl Klessig, president and CEO, Xdrive Technologies. "Now, the same...
Mar 11
MaxBulk Mailer v2.5
Max Programming, LLC - MaxBulk Mailer v2.5 March, 11 2002 If you have a business that requires contacting large numbers of clients and customers or other contacts, MaxBulk Mailer will save you lot's of time! Maxprog is proud to present a new release of Maxbulk Mailer, new version 2.5, available now on Maxprog website with several interesting improvements, new features and bug fixes. (Full list at bottom) New MaxBulk Mailer 2.5 features: - Customizable from 1 to 25 multithreaded SMTP stream connections Increase delivery performance up to 7 times. - Report delivery sent also for bulk deliveries. - Report delivery can be deactivated from Preferences. - Notification when sending done and app in background. - Balloon and help tips. Improvements: - Connection Log saving can be deactivated to speed up document saving. - Address list saving can be deactivated to speed up document saving. This is a free upgrade as usual however you can upgrade from Standard to Pro...
Mar 11
Quick Rename 2.3
Quick Rename 2.3 is now available! Version 2.3 supports Mac OS X long filenames, exports to XML, with a new Reverse Case option, and a few bugs fixed. Quick Rename's site: Quick Rename's Version History Direct Downloads: Quick Rename 2.3 (Carbon) - [Pre OS X with the Carbon Library & Mac OS X) Quick Rename 2.3 (PPC) - [Pre Mac OS X or Classic Environment of OS X) Sincerely, Stephen Hardie
Mar 08
OpenOSX Publishes PHP 4.1.2 Package
OpenOSX Publishes PHP 4.1.2 Package SWALL MEADOWS, Calif.--(OPENOSX-INC)--March 8th, 2002 -OpenOSX, Inc., a leading provider of easy to-use, world-class open-source software, today published a PHP 4.1.2 package that brings state-of-the-art dynamic web page generation to the Mac OS 10.1.x desktop. Without typing a single "UNIX" command, the OpenOSX package will install PHP 4.1.2 and dependent libraries: PDF Lib 4.0.2, Libcurl and Freetype 2.0.4. PHP is rapidly becoming a standard language for creating dynamic web content (dynamic in the sense of the generation of web pages are rendered on the fly and/or from databases). As of January 2002, there were 7.5 million domains registered on the Internet that were running PHP. Visit ( for a graph and more information. PHP allows the web author to easily execute any AppleScript, shell or java script, and any executable on the system and optionally return or parse the output via a web browser. Php also has a robust...
Mar 08
Dr. Bott shipping VGA Extractor for ADC
For Immediate Release Portland, OR - March 8, 2002 Dr. Bott ships "VGA Extractor for ADC" which allows dual analog displays from the built-in video on Apple's latest PowerMac G4s. ( The video cards on Apple's new G4s offer both an ADC and a VGA port each capable of driving a separate display. Dr. Bott's VGA Extractor for ADC allows the ADC port on these cards to drive a standard analog display. "We've had resellers begging for this solution for months, we're excited that the latest round of updates from Apple include support for this functionality." said Eric Prentice, CEO of Dr. Bott LLC. "VGA Extractor also allows the use of our MoniSwitch Pro Dual VGA without the need for an additional video card." ADC Extractor for VGA requires no software or drivers and supports any display that is compatible with the built-in VGA port. Compatibility: VGA Extractor is compatible with the ATI Radeon 7500 (G4 800) and the nVidia GeForce 4MX (G4 933/1GHz)...
Mar 07
Connectix Updates Virtual PC to Version 5.0.2
Connectix has just released a new update to Virtual PC for Macintosh, version 5. This new update, version 5.0.2, fixes issues mainly dealing with performance and networking. Please update your copies of Virtual PC for Macintosh. *Note - This Updater will only update released versions of Virtual PC for Mac 5.0 or 5.0.1. To download the update, go to The file is 10.53MB. **** Connectix Virtual PC Version 5.0.2 Vital Information Connectix Virtual PC For Mac Version 5.0.2 Update Application Read Me CHANGES IN VIRTUAL PC 5.0.2 PERFORMANCE + Added significant performance enhancements for Virtual PC running in Mac OS X. + Improved performance of Virtual PC in Mac OS X with background applications. Virtual PC will receive more time when it's the foreground application. + Virtual PC now...
Mar 07
ASCon-A 2.0.1 text converter for Mac OS X and Windows
PRESS RELEASE for immediate release Version 2.0.1 of ASCon-A text converter now with support for Mac OS X 10.1 and Windows! MUEHLACKER, Germany - March 7, 2002 - Medienwerkstatt Muehlacker today announced the release of ASCon-A 2.0.1, it's free utility for converting text between MacOS and Windows, for Macintosh computers running Apple's new Mac OS X and for PCs running Microsoft Windows 98 or newer. "After having Mac OS-compatible versions for about two years, and getting many requests for a Windows version, we are very happy to release version 2.0.1 of ASCon-A with support for Windows 98, ME, NT, 2000 and XP", said Peter Baral, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Medienwerkstatt M=FChlacker= =2E ASCon-A 2.0.1 for Mac OS X fixes several bugs and fully supports Mac OS X 10.1.3. System Requirements & Availability ASCon-A 2.0.1 for Mac OS X requires a Apple computer with a PowerPC processor running MacOS X 10.1 or later. It also runs on Mac OS 8.6 an later with CarbonLib...
Mar 07
Students To Learn Video Authoring At Toronto's Sheridan...
STUDENTS TO LEARN THE ROPES OF INTERACTIVE VIDEO AUTHORING AT TORONTO'S SHERIDAN COLLEGE Popular LiveStage Professional 3.1 Authoring Workshop Set for April symbol:THW phone: 604 685 6525 e-mail: Toronto, ON - March 8, 2002 - Totally Hip Software Inc. is bringing its acclaimed "LiveStage Professional 3.1 Authoring Workshop" to Sheridan College April 13 & 14, 2002, followed by "LiveStage Professional for Flash Developers Workshop" on April 15, 2002. These highly acclaimed, hands-on workshops instruct students in the creation and construction of interactive QuickTime movies with LiveStage Professional. Taught by expert instructors who utilize the tool every day, these intensive courses provide a low student to instructor ratio (generally 7:1) and are relevant to students of all skill levels, regardless of coding experience. "Our goal is to support our developers at every stage of growth," said David Gratton, VP of Marketing and...
Mar 07
Apimac Note Pad 1.0
Thursday, March 7, 2002 Today Apimac released an innovative, exciting and brand-new application: Apimac Note Pad. We are pleased to announce that today we have released Apimac Note Pad 1.0 for both Mac OS X and Mac OS Classic. Apimac Note Pad is a shareware application that lets you save and organize any piece of text you may want to be at hand: you can paste it in, drag it from other applications, drop it as a text file from the Finder or, of course, write it yourself. Apimac Note Pad 1.0 is a $19.99 shareware application, and is a 2.7 MB (Mac OS 7, 8, and 9) or a 2.6 MB (Mac OS X) download. Amongst other features, Apimac Note Pad lets you assign each note to a standard or a user-named category, retrieve notes on a category-basis by a popup menu or by content via a find function, and edit notes in several ways. For additional info, including a screen capture of the main program window, please see our Web site. Download page: ( Direct Download Links:...
Mar 07
Creative Standard Enterprise 2.5
Creative Standard Releases 2.5 Content Management Solution We've Added Workflow and Team Management to Our Flexible & Affordable Content Management Solution for Small and Medium Businesses... We are proud to announce the release of Creative Standard Enterprise 2.5. Our content management solution is now J2EE-compliant, based on Apple's innovative WebObjects technology and is specifically designed for quick enterprise deployments on Mac OS x, Solaris and Windows. Designers and business users can quickly and easily manage assets and content on robust Websites without the use of templates or bringing in the "coders." Coders are no longer needed to implement site changes so, one level of overhead and the bottlenecks created with this old process are eliminated. We make production and team management easy as teams work seamlessly together with our new multilevel permissions-based workflow and content approval features. Efficiency, rapid deployment, subscription-based permission levels...
Mar 07
4D Whitepaper on WebSTAR V vs. Apache on Mac OS X
4D today published a whitepaper covering the performance advantages of 4D WebSTAR V vs. Apache on Mac OS X. The company also provided the actual test suite for result replication of the three-fold performance advantage discussed in the whitepaper. The configuration used is simple and "real life." All of these resources can be found in the documentation section of the 4D WebSTAR v5.1 page at
Mar 07
Blue World Announces Lasso vs PHP White Paper
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 7, 2002 BLUE WORLD ANNOUNCES LASSO VS PHP WHITE PAPER Report highlights differences in performance, ease-of-use, security, architecture, programming features and cost. Bellevue, WA--March 7, 2002--Blue World Communications, Inc.--pioneers of the Web Data Engine(tm)--today announced the publication of a comprehensive white paper report comparing Blue World Lasso Professional 5 to PHP 4.1.x. The 56 page report includes detailed coverage of key topics of interest to Web application developers in search of a high performance, robust, easy to use tool for building powerful data-driven Web applications. Authored by Lasso and PHP expert programmers Lee McNeil and Duncan Cameron, the report provides detailed side-by-side code comparisons, a feature comparison chart and performance benchmarks. "The Lasso vs PHP report shows how Lasso Professional 5 beats PHP," said Bill Doerrfeld, CEO of Blue World. "This white paper will further increase awareness as to the...
Mar 06
Trinfinity Software Releases Easyview X 1.0 - iTunes Visual...
TRINFINITY SOFTWARE RELEASES EASYVIEW X 1.0 - AN ITUNES VISUAL PLUGIN For immediate release. Trinfinity Software releases EasyView X 1.0, an iTunes Visual Plugin. NEW YORK, N.Y. - - March 6, 2002 - - Trinfinity Software released today EasyView X 1.0, a MacOS X version of it's popular Visual Plugin for iTunes. One of the many spectacular features of iTunes is it's Visual Plugins. iTunes can display graphics on your screen, while music is playing, that move and change along with the music. EasyView allows you to easily view the track information for the current song, even if you are far away from your computer. You can select the font, size, and colors for the display. You can also select which information to show - Title, Artist, Album, Genre, File Name, Duration, File Kind, File Size, File Type, Track Number, Total Tracks, Bit Rate, Year, Comments, and Volume Adjustment. And to keep things interesting, you can turn on trails, which are behind the text and move according to the music....
Mar 06
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Celcorp Announces Release of Celview=99 for Macintosh=AE Version 3.0 EDMONTON, ALBERTA=97 March 6, 2002=97 Celcorp announced the release of their latest terminal emulation product, Celview for Macintosh Version 3.0. The leading product in 5250/3270 terminal emulation for the Macintosh, Celview 3.0 is the first carbonized 5250/3270 emulator to run on OS X. Celview 3.0 has a new pricing structure, available at, which includes volume pricing and competitive upgrade pricing. Celview 3.0 supports Mac OS 8.1 and later, including Mac OS X. It handles tn5250e, and tn3270e, which are telnet protocols for communicating with AS/400, and mainframe computers either directly or thru popular SNA gateways of IBM and Microsoft, It also performs file transfer via FTP, IND$FILE and PC Support protocols. In addition it can conveniently print from the AS/400 or Mainframe. Printing capabilities include the ability to print data from any AS/400 or Mainframe application over TCP/IP to a...
Mar 06
SNAX for Mac OS X
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE "SNAX" 1.2.5 released for Mac OS X Los Angeles, CA, March 6, 2002 - CocoaTech today announced the online availability of SNAX 1.2.5 for Mac OS X. SNAX is popular file browser for Mac OS X which features an easy to use Aqua graphical user interface, and many additional features not found in Apple's Finder. Notable features include: labels, spring loaded folders, hex viewer, graphics converter, create symbolic links, view invisible files, copy paths, contextual menus, compress/decompress, secure delete, create/convert disk images, open in terminal, preview drawer, launch as root, and more. "With the release of SNAX, file browsing on a Macintosh is no longer a function exclusive to Apple's Finder" said Steve Gehrman, creator of SNAX. "Our short term goal is to surpass Apple's Finder in every way: ease of use, features, quality and performance. After that, we plan to keep adding killer features until SNAX becomes the ultimate file utility for Mac OS X." Development...
Mar 05
IOGEAR minimizes mice for mobile users
IOGEAR minimizes mice for mobile users ~ introduces tiny USB optical mouse for workers on the move ~ Irvine, CA - March 5, 2002 - IOGEAR has simplified portable computing with the launch of its miniature USB optical mouse, Mini Mouse. Designed specifically for the mobile professional, the tiny peripheral is smaller than a credit card (3.5" x 1.5" x 1.75"), providing users with an easy-to-use, space-saving solution. It provides superior optical sensor tracks to enable smooth precision movements on any surface. Mini Mouse has no moving parts to clean and requires no mouse pad. The PC and Mac compatible mouse is priced at $29.95 (MSRP) and is available immediately from all major catalog resellers, online resellers and selected retail outlets. "Conducting business while on the move makes it difficult for mobile workers to use standard, track-ball mice that don't operate on most surfaces," said Miranda Su, director of sales and marketing at IOGEAR, Inc. "Designed with optical sensors, Mini...
Mar 05
eMail Extractor v1.4 for Classic and MacOS X
Max Programming, LLC - eMail Extractor v1.4 March, 5 2001 Maxprog is proud to present a new release of eMail Extractor, new version 1.4, available now at Maxprog website with several interesting improvements, new features and bug fixes. (free update) New eMail Extractor 1.4 features: - Results can now be merged in one output file. - Bad e-mails and duplicates can be saved to separate results files. - e-mail owner name can now be extracted. eMail extractor is a very powerful tool to extract email addresses from all kind of files. eMail extractor is very fast, easy to use and multithread. eMail extractor retrieves absolutely all valid email addresses from any file and generates an output file with only good and well formatted emails without duplicates. eMail extractor supports drag and drop from the Finder with both MacOS classic and MacOS X like any other Macintosh tool. You can use eMail extractor for: =B7 Processing big amounts of error messages and returned mails...
Mar 05
TypeLib 2.5.5 for REALbasic
Hello TypeLib is a service library for other Einhugur Libraries and needs to be installed for them to work TypeLib 2.5.5 is out: New in 2.5.5: * Fixed a problem that could sometimes make Carbon REALbasic, crash on launch when running Classic OS. * Added lots of info to the built in documentation. Bj=F6rn Eir=EDksson Einhugur Software For support: For bug reports: To post on the maillist:
Mar 05
Dr. Bott offers ProScope
For Immediate Release Portland, OR - March 4, 2002 Dr. Bott offers ProScope ( The ProScope is a bus-powered handheld USB microscope that allows you to display and capture microscopic images with your computer. The ProScope comes in a robust package that brings its own light source directly to the object and makes microscopy a point-and-shoot technique much like digital photography. Simply connecting a ProScope to an iBook creates a fully mobile field kit for previewing and immediate archiving of results! ProScope is perfect for education, law enforcement and any other profession or individual who wants a window to the microscopic. Bodelin Distribution brought the ProScope to the United States, Dr. Bott is proud to be offering it through their channel of over 1300 local and national resellers as well as through their resellers and distributors in Europe. Pricing & Availability: The Proscope is available immediately for $229.00 with a 50x...

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