PopChar X 9.3 released for macOS

Ergonis Software introduces PopChar X 9.3, an update to its popular tool for finding and inserting special characters and exploring fonts on macOS. PopChar works with all modern applications that support Unicode. This award-winning utility makes it easy to navigate and search within fonts that contain thousands of characters. Search for characters by their names or their shape, find fonts that contain certain characters, explore the character set of fonts, collect your favorite characters, insert HTML symbols.

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LinkOptimizer released for InDesign

Zevrix Solutions introduces LinkOptimizer 6.1.3, a compatibility update to its image workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. LinkOptimizer works automatically with Photoshop to eliminate the excess image data of InDesign links, perform essential image adjustments such as color conversion and sharpening, and convert image formats. It saves prepress operators and graphic designers alike hours of manual processing by reducing InDesign links size automatically as well as converting image formats and other properties.

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SparkFX 1.1.0 released with full Audio Unit Effect support

Static Z Software introduces SparkFX 1.1.0, an update to their easy-to-use sound board app for macOS. SparkFX sports a simple grid-based interface that that lets you focus on your performance, making it super easy to organize and play your sounds. Musicians and Sound Techs alike can easily add sound effect and music to live performances, podcasts and more. The app has many other unique and powerful features including support for multichannel sound clips, the ability to play to more than one output device at a time, and a built-in recorder that lets you record your performance to file for later playback and evaluation. It also has full support for MIDI pads and continuous controls.

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ChronoSync Express 1.3.7 released for macOS

Econ Technologies introduces ChronoSync Express, an update to its entry level backup and synchronization app. ChronoSync Express is the perfect utility for those who need to synchronize files and folders between two computers. ChronoSync Express launches in stealth mode for scheduled backups and quits automatically after all scheduled processes are complete. Easily create a disk image and make it writable, allowing it to be specified as a destination target to backup to. The software can also perform local backups to external hard drives, NAS devices and file servers.

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Houdah Software releases HoudahGeo 6.2 for macOS

Houdah Software introduces HoudahGeo 6.2, an important update to its wildly popular photo geocoding and geotagging solution for macOS. HoudahGeo tags photos with location coordinates and related metadata. Standard EXIF, XMP, and IPTC geotags allow cataloging tools to organize and find photos by location. HoudahGeo works with JPEG and RAW files as well as photos in Apple Photos, iPhoto, Aperture, and Adobe Lightroom Classic libraries. Travelers, photographers, and other professionals rely on HoudahGeo to organize and find photos, document and show where photos were taken.

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Cleaner One Pro released for macOS Monterey

Trend Micro introduces Cleaner One Pro, an update to their popular disk cleaning tool for macOS. Cleaner One Pro will help to identify the unnecessary junk files and free up disk space with ease. It dutifully scans and removes junk files, big files, duplicate files, similar photos, and unnecessary applications. It also offers some essential features like real-time memory usage optimization and a start-up manager to speed up your Mac.

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24U releases Bridge for Phidgets 4.0 for FileMaker

24U Software introduces Bridge for Phidgets 4.0, an update to the company's plug-in for Claris FileMaker. Bridge for Phidgets enables custom apps made with Claris FileMaker to sense and control the physical world via smart devices made by Phidgets, Inc. Existing customers use Bridge for Phidgets in a wide range of different industries, including compliance testing of electrical equipment, identifying and tracking patient charts in hospital, automatically sorting sheep, opening door to gym for customers identified by RFID loyalty card, or robotics prototyping.

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Package Central Now Supports Creative Cloud 2022

Zevrix Solutions introduces Package Central 1.11.23, a compatibility update to their popular file packaging automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Package Central was originally developed for a major publisher in the United States. It collects InDesign documents along with their fonts and links automatically from watched hot folders. Package Central serves unlimited users on a network and offers PDF/IDML export, email notifications, variable folder names, and so much more.

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Noodlesoft announces Hazel 5.1 for macOS

Noodlesoft, LLC introduces Hazel 5.1, a major update to the company's popular housekeeping utility. Hazel watches whatever folders you tell it to, automatically organizing your files according to the rules you create. With Hazel's powerful rule engine, anyone can easily create workflows that keep files organized. Hazel also features options for managing the Trash and includes an intuitive application uninstaller. Keep your files off the desktop and put them where they belong.

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Ohanaware introduces Notched Up for macOS

Ohanaware Co., Ltd. has released Notched Up, the company's new Notch Simulator for mac developers. Notched Up attempts to draw a Notch on any Mac running 10.13 High Sierra or never, as close as possible to the actual physical size of the Notch in Apple's latest 14" and 16" MacBook Pro. The tool was designed specifically to aid developers by displaying a close to real life Notch on their existing screens, allowing them to see what menus do not fit on the left side of the Notch, without having to purchase both the 14" and 16" MacBook Pro.

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