Posts Categorized: Mac

Apple Releases ‘Logic Pro X’ and ‘MainStage 3’ for Mac

Apple announced this morning the release of Logic Pro X, the next major version of its profesional audio recording and editing Mac app. Apple also released Logic Pro X companion apps MainStage 3 for Mac and Logic Remote for iPad today. Logic Pro X lets users create music using a wide range of virtual instruments included… Read more »

‘The Elements’ Interactive Ebook Debuts for Mac

The Elements: A Visual Exploration, an interactive periodic table reference app based on the hardcover book by Theodore Gray, debuted for the iPad in 2010 to much acclaim and Touch Press has just released a version of the app for the Mac. The Elements hit the Mac App Store today and is available for $28.99…. Read more »

‘Chatology’ for Mac Lets You Search Your Messaging History Easily

If you’ve ever tried to search Messages or iChat on your Mac to look for a link or picture a friend shared with you, you’ve probably ended up empty-handed and frustrated. Fortunately, there’s now an alternative to the nearly-useless search feature within Apple’s Messages app. Flexibitis, the developer of the excellent Fantastical for iPhone and… Read more »

Apple Announces 2013 Design Award Winners

After the keynote event on Monday where OS X Mavericks and iOS 7 were announced, Apple also divulged the winners of its annual Design Awards contest to recognize apps that “raise the bar in design, technology, and innovation.” As in previous years, winners receive a nifty cube-shaped trophy with a glowing Apple logo and other… Read more »

Apple Announces Mac OS X ‘Mavericks’ With Updated Finder, New iBooks and Maps Apps

At today’s WWDC keynote event, Apple unveiled the next major version of the Mac operating system, Mavericks, which offers over 200 new features including Finder and Safari enhancements and new iBooks and Maps apps. In Mavericks Finder gets window tabs and tagging capabilities so that you can more easily view, categorize, and search your files…. Read more »

Watch Apple’s WWDC Keynote Event Live Online

Apple kicks off its annual Worldwide Developer’s conference today with a keynote event at 10:00 am PDT (1:00 pm EDT) and if you’ve got a Mac or iOS device and an internet connection, you can watch it live online. Per a press release, you can watch it using the Safari web browser with an iPhone,… Read more »

‘Analog’ for Mac Gets New Filters, Goes on Sale for Half Off Until June 10

Realmac Software has released an update for its Mac photo editing app, Analog, adding new filters and dropping the price from $9.99 to $4.99 through the end of the day on Sunday, June 9. Analog’s eight new filters come from Analog Camera, Realmac’s new iPhone app (my review) that was released last week. The eight… Read more »

‘Lost Photos’ Extracts Pictures from Your Email Inbox

I have tons of photos that were emailed me to me over the years from friends and family and I’ve never done anything constructive with them. Yes, I looked at them when they were first sent to me and ooohed and aaahed accordingly but I inevitably forgot about them and they’ve remained in the picture… Read more »

‘Pixelmator’ for Mac Gets New Editing Tools in Major Update

Today London-based Pixelmator Team announced the release of version 2.2 of its image editing Mac app, Pixelmator, that offers more than 100 new features and improvements over its predecessor. Dubbed “Blueberry,” Pixelmator offers improved shape tools and palettes, new move and selection tools, and a new light leak effect among many other changes and additions…. Read more »