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Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Checked 8:45 AM; Last Updated 8:45 AM CDT; 13:45 GMT


MacSurfer's Tracked Sites

Accelerate Your Mac! (Checked 9:45 AM EDT; no changes since Friday)
  • "News/Reviews/PR/Rumors"
  • "Recent Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates"
  • "Nvidia Graphics Driver 346.01.02f04 for OS X 10.10.3 (14D136)"
  • "Feedback on Nvidia 346.01.02f03 driver for OS X 10.10.3"
  • "Asus 802.11ac WiFi PCIe card in 2008 Mac Pro w/OS X 10.10.3"
  • "Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.9.5 (w/Security Update 2015-004)"
  • "Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.8.5 (w/Security Update 2015-004)"
  • "Booting from USB3 drive connected to Thunderbolt Docks (replies/notes)"
  • "More Feedback on USB 3.0 Interference (2.4GHz WiFi/Bluetooth)"
  • "2009 Mac Pro owner notes on Dual 3GHz X5675 Upgrade (and More)" ...
AppleToolbox (Checked 9:45 AM; no changes since 4/15)
  • "The voice behind Turkish Siri: I am worried"
  • "Apple patent improves access to emergency contacts and medical records"
  • "Apple applies for orientation-based audio patent, possibly related to rumoured iPad Pro"
  • "Apple awarded patent for strengthened glass displays"
  • "Apple invents a new Home Button which also functions as a Joystick"
  • "iPhone 6 gets hot, fix"
  • "Apple granted patent for display based speakers"
  • "Apple patent application for 3D Camera and UI for CarPlay and Apple Watch"
  • "Apple awarded patent for flexible electronic devices"
  • "Apple increases prices in Turkey" ...
Inside Mac Games (Checked 9:45 AM; no changes since 2/14)
  • "A New Inside Mac Games"
dealMac (Updated 9:45 AM EDT)
  • "Paperchase Tweed Laptop Bag for $9 + free shipping"
  • "Unlocked Apple iPhone 6 16GB Smartphone for $610 + free shipping"
  • "Loftek 7-Port Powered USB 3.0 Hub for $20 + free shipping w/ Prime"
  • "Kingston 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive 3-Pack for $50 + $3 s&h"
  • "Timbuk2 Moby 15" Laptop Backpack for $20 + free shipping"
  • "Audio-Technica Audiophile Dynamic Headphones for $69 + free shipping"
  • "Klipsch R6m In-Ear Headphones for $60 + free shipping"
  • "PhoneClean iOS Cleaner for $10"
  • "OWC Garage Sale Deals from 75 cents + $2 s&h"
  • "Dell 25" 2560x1440 LED Display, $100 Dell GC for $430 + free shipping" ...
iLounge (Checked 9:45 AM; no changes since 9:15 AM EDT)
  • "News: Daily Deal: AirServer Mirroring Receiver"
  • "Tip of the Day: Navigating through songs and videos at finer intervals"
  • "News: Daily Deal: PhoneClean iOS Cleaner"
  • "Tip of the Day: Suspending or removing Apple Pay via iCloud"
  • "Apps: Apple Store, Asphalt 8, Magnetized, PCalc"
  • "News: Report: iOS 9 will bring new security features, improve legacy device support"
  • "Review: Apple iPhone Lightning Dock"
  • "News: Report: Apple’s push for local content may delay Apple’s TV service"
  • "News: Daily Deal: Blur Premium Privacy Protection Lifetime Subscription"
  • "News: Adobe dropping Photoshop Touch in favor of more focused apps" ...
iUseThis OS X Software (Checked 7:15 AM EDT; no changes since Tuesday)
  • "Winmail.dat Opener - Letter Opener - 1.0"
  • "smartdown - 1.0.3"
  • "SSDReporter - 1.0.1"
  • "Learn To Use - Photoshop - 1.0"
  • "Desktop Calender for Mac - 1.1"
  • "QuickPlayer for Netflix - 1.0"
  • "QuickSaver for Dropbox - 1.0"
  • "QuickSearch for Wikipedia - 1.0"
  • "QuickCheck for Gmail - 1.0"
  • "Quick Keep - for Google Keep - 1.0" ...
Low End Mac (Checked 9:05 PM; no changes since 3:20 PM CDT)
  • "Mac of the Day: 500 MHz iMac G3, introduced 2000.07.19. The Summer 2000 iMac topped out at 500 MHz, a 100 MHz jump."
  • "May 25 in LEM history"
Macworld (Checked 9:45 AM EDT; no changes since Saturday)
  • "Uber's first autonomous car goes out for a test drive"
  • "The Week in iOS Apps: WinIt lets you fight your parking tickets"
  • "Apple's streaming TV service might not be imminent after all"
  • "You Should Play: Does Not Commute turns a time-shifted traffic jam into fun"
  • "Smart uses for smart albums in Photos for OS X"
  • "The Week in iPad Cases: Travel light with Case Logic’s new carrying case"
  • "Do you need to care if Apple changes its system font? (Spoiler: Nah.)"
  • "Split-screen mode could be a huge selling point for the rumored iPad Pro"
  • "Reports: Apple Maps to finally add transit directions in iOS 9"
  • "Meet the new QuizUp, an addicting trivia game and social network" ...
MacDailyNews (Updated 9:45 AM EDT)
  • "Stephen Fry meets Jony Ive, Apple’s newly-promoted chief design officer"
  • "Jony Ive gives up day-to-day managerial duties to focus on big picture"
  • "Jony Ive promoted to ‘Chief Design Officer’"
  • "Tim Bajarin: Apple likely to see serious iPhone growth through 2016"
  • "$10,000 Apple Watch Edition unboxed; may soon be destroyed"
  • "Apple+IBM: Enterprise apps go wearable on Apple Watch"
  • "Privacy of 500 million Android users at risk: Data on phones can’t be wiped"
  • "The many ways Apple’s iPhone is better than Android handsets"
  • "Steve Jobs: A cottage industry of movies and books"
  • "Microsoft releases Office for Mac 2011 14.5.1 update" ...
Macintosh News Network (Checked 9:45 AM; no changes since 9:30 AM EDT)
  • "Acorns Access Connect for OS X, mobile released; supplants ExtremeZ-IP"
  • "Forums: Hard drive full query, hide the toolbar suggestions, and more"
  • "Apple deals: up to $350 off iMacs"
  • "Charter agrees to purchase Time Warner Cable for $55B"
  • "Hands On: Disk Cartography 1.1 (OS X)"
  • "Editorial: FCC, lawsuits, Net Neutrality, and The Bill of Rights"
  • "Hands On: Carbo 1.0 (iOS)"
  • "Daily Deals: Long Weekend Edition"
  • "OWC ships Accelsior S PCIe 4x card for direct installation of one SSD"
  • "Hands On: Apple Watch Calculator Smackdown" ...
MacInTouch (Checked 9:05 PM; no changes since 3:20 PM CDT)
  • Reader discuss backup aspects
  • Reports cover Apple, Apple Mail, and Printing
The Mac Observer (Checked 9:45 AM; no changes since 5:30 AM EDT)
  • "How to Deauthorize All Devices in iTunes 12"
  • "Apple Promotes Jony Ive to Chief Design Officer, Creates VPs for Hardware and UI Design"
  • "MGG 554: Sleepy Macs Sometimes Go To Work"
  • "How to Decide Between a Smartswitch and a Timer for Your Smarthome"
  • "1987 Apple Promo Video Hints at Hubris of the 1990s"
  • "Blur Premium Privacy Protection Lifetime Subscription: $49.99"
  • "Apple May Finally Be Ready to Reinvigorate the iPad"
  • "Google Study Finds ‘Security Questions’ Next to Useless"
  • "TMO Daily Observations 2015-05-22: Fingerprints to Google and Apple Watch Heartrate Monitoring"
  • "Apple Watch OS Update Reduces Background Heart Rate Monitoring Frequency" ...
Mac OS X Hints (Checked 2:00 PM EST; no changes since Thursday)
  • "Notice: Mac OS X Hints is now a read-only site"
  • "Getting Java client apps to run the way you want"
  • "Siri: workaround Content Not Available error"
  • "Older browser behavior changes in Google search"
  • "10.8: Open a specific browser based on the URL"
  • "Setting Up an iOS 7 On-Demand VPN"
  • "Mousecape – Customize Cursors on OS X"
  • "Make iWork 09 the default and avoid update nagging"
  • "10.9: Update OS without creating a user on a new Mac"
  • "Name Faces in iPhoto efficiently" ...
Mac News (Checked 9:45 AM; no changes since 9:15 AM EDT)
  • "Jony Ive promoted to Chief Design Officer at Apple"
  • "ChordsMaestro for Mac OS X adds support for left-handed users"
  • "Quincy for Mac OS X released"
  • "New Accelsior S PCIe Card Brings 6Gb/s speeds to any system with a PCIe slot"
  • "Remember our soldiers on Memorial Day"
  • "iNotepad for OS X lets you write and manage multiple texts"
  • "ArtHandler for Mac OS X gets new export functionality, more"
  • "Construction Estimator 1.1 released for OS X -"
  • "FreeFileSync for Mac OS X revved to version 7"
  • "ThinPrint brings Wi-Fi printing to iPhones, iPads" ...
MacUpdate (Checked 6:30 AM; no changes since 6:00 AM EDT)
  • "Jutoh 2.32.0 - Create e-books in formats for sale on Kindle and iBooks. (Shareware)"
  • "Equil Note 3.1.0 - Create and store content-rich notes. (Free)"
  • "SQLPro for Postgres 1.0.6 - Database management studio for Postgres (beta). (Free)"
  • "Highland 1.8.7 - Powerful, straightforward screenwriting app. (Commercial)"
  • "TextBar 1.6.19 - Add any text to your menu bar. (Demo)"
  • "GPX Viewer 2.3 - View GPX files. (Commercial)"
  • "SafariRestore 7.1.2 - Save, restore, archive, and share browsing sessions. (Free)"
  • "SerialMailer 7.8.2 - Create personalized email newsletters. (Shareware)"
  • "Google Chrome 43.0.2357.81 - Modern and fast Web browser. (Free)"
  • "PDFKey Pro 4.3 - Edit and print password-protected PDF files. (Shareware)" ...
MacWindows (Checked 9:45 AM; no changes since 4/20)
  • "Boot Runner 2 adds VMs to Mac startup manager screen"
  • "Does the final Mavericks update fix SMB file sharing"
  • "File locking not working on OS X Server with Windows clients"
  • "ABE tip for Mavericks ACL problem a no-go for reader"
  • "Yosemite to default to SMB 3 file sharing"
  • "Reader confirms nsmb.conf file sharing fix for Error 36"
  • "ExtremeZ-IP 9 adds instant Spotlight search of NAS"
  • "Touchdown Exchange client for iOS-Mac keeps corporate email separate"
  • "Mavericks halts copying multiple files to NAS"
  • "More on OS X conflicts with Windows Server Deduplication" ...
Macworld UK (Checked 9:45 AM; no changes since 9:30 AM EDT)
  • "Best cases for iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus"
  • "Jony Ive semi-retired as Chief Design Officer"
  • "How to download movies to iPad without iTunes"
  • "Apple History: Apple's not so humble beginnings"
  • "Tethered Mac? Your wallet will love this data monitoring app"
  • "Thunderbolt 2 docks roundup: The easy way to connect to your Mac laptop"
  • "Of babies and bath water: Apple Car DOA"
  • "The Power Macintosh 7300 proves good design is about function as much as form"
  • "Word for Mac 2016 preview"
  • "Outlook for Mac 2016 preview" ...
O'Grady's PowerPage (Checked 9:45 AM EDT; no changes since Monday)
  • "Happy Memorial Day from O’Grady’s PowerPage"
  • "Fontstand lets Mac OS X users rent fonts for hours, days, months or buy them outright"
  • "Apple Watch Edition buyers begin receiving notifications of shipping dates, are allowed to choose custom delivery times"
  • "Apple adds on new data providers for Apple Maps, including NavAds and Gas Buddy"
  • "Some Apple Watch users complain about heartbeat sensor delayed data after Watch OS 1.0.1 update"
  • "Rumor: Apple looking to integrate public transit information into Maps"
  • "Some users irate over new 15-inch MacBook Pro, 27-inch iMac offerings"
  • "Apple may have inadvertently outed upcoming iPhone 5c with Touch ID sensor"
  • "Rumor: Apple Watch bands to begin arriving in Apple Store locations later this week"
  • "Analyst predicts Apple will ship less than 15 million Apple Watch units by September, cites supply chain issues, softening demand" ...
prMac (Updated 9:45 AM EDT)
  • "Kaleido Ringtone 1.0 Generates A Yotta (10x24) Of Unique Ringtones"
  • "Canada's Comix Asylum makes its way to Magzter"
  • "Brattoo Propaganda Software Introduces PhotoBee"
  • "PDFKey Pro locks and unlocks password-protected PDF document"
  • "Find My Stuff: iOS App Lets Users Find Missing Valuables Using iBeacons"
  • "Travel Riddles: Trip to Italy Game Released"
  • "Bxtel Releases Hearing Aid App for iPhone"
  • "French Dictionary 12.0 Released with Apple Watch Support"
  • "Educational Drawing App iOrnament Nominated for two Major App Awards"
  • "100 Balls 3D Tests Reaction Using a Realistic Physics Engine" ...
Softpedia (Updated 9:45 AM EDT)
  • "ColorTagGen 1.0 (Freeware) - No-frills and very easy to use OS X application designed to help you effortlessly generate color HTML/CSS tags and copy them for later with just a mouse click"
  • "RationalPlan Single Project 4.11.10 (Demo) - A project planning application that can generate WBS and Gantt chart, and enables you to effortlessly allocate resources and estimate costs"
  • "PhotoShrinkr 1.0 Beta 1 (Demo) - Gain more storage space by quickly compressing and reducing the size of your image files without reducing the overall photo quality"
  • "JGMsmart.TC 1.5.0 (Demo) - Lightweight and low-key formula calculator for OS X designed to help you perform various calculations using constants and mathematical functions"
  • "Nikon Camera Control Pro 2.22.0 (Trial) - An advanced Mac OS X application which enables you to remotely control your Nikon camera from your desktop computer through a USB or WiFi connection"
  • "Opera 29.0.1795.60 / 30.0.1835.26 Beta / 31.0.1876.0 Developer (Freeware) - Beautiful looking and fast web browser designed to offer its users quick access to any website via an intuitive and simple to use interface"
  • "Emailchemy 12.1.14 (Shareware) - Application that converts email from the closed, proprietary file formats of the most popular email applications to standard, portable formats that any application can use."
  • "Seafile 4.2.2 (Freeware) - User-friendly file synchronization and collaboration solution that can prove to be very useful if you are working on projects with your entire team"
  • "TotalFinder 1.6.17 / 1.6.23 Beta (Trial) - A handy and powerful application that enables you to use a dual-pane Finder and take advantage of the Visor behavior from within your Mac's Finder"
  • "Minecraft 1.8.6 (Demo) - Intriguing and entertaining indie game about building structures, discovering mysteries and fighting with all kinds of monsters when the night comes" ...
TidBITS (Checked 9:45 AM EDT; no changes since Friday)
  • "“Photos for Mac: A Take Control Crash Course” Now Complete"
  • "LaunchBar 6.4"
  • "Automatic Launches App Gallery"
  • "How to Throttle iCloud Photo Library Uploads"
  • "External Link: The MacJury Discusses Apple Watch with TidBITS Staff"
  • "Installing the Apple Watch 1.0.1 Update"
  • "Microsoft Office 2011 14.5.1"
  • "Apple Releases Updated MacBook Pro, iMac, and iPhone Dock"
  • "TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 18 May 2015"
  • "ExtraBITS for 18 May 2015" ...
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