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Dropbox 57.4.89 - Cloud backup and synchronization tool with Finder integration; free 2GB account.

1 hour 28 min ago

Dropbox is an application that creates a special Finder folder that automatically syncs online and between your computers. It allows you to both backup files and keeps them up-to-date between systems.

Note: You must first sign up to use Dropbox.

Version 57.4.89:
  • Fixed a rare bug where warnings were incorrectly shown for complex file moves.
  • Highlight Dropbox Badge error messages in red in Dropbox’s preferences.
  • Fixed Dropbox Badge to work on macOS Mojave.
  • Other minor fixes.

  • OS X 10.9 or later

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FontForge 20170730 - X11-based, Open-Source font editor.

1 hour 34 min ago

FontForge allows you to create and edit fonts in many formats: OpenType, TrueType, AAT, PostScript, Multiple Master, CID-Keyed, SVG, and various bitmap formats. It isn't a regular Mac application. It has been in development since 2001 as a UNIX application, so don’t expect it to look and behave like a normal Mac application. It runs on Macs thanks to a UNIX-compatibility layer called X11.

Version 20170730: Release notes were unavailable when this listing was updated.

  • OS X 10.10 or later

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Tresorit 3.5.1347.812 - Secure, end-to-end encrypted cloud storage and sharing.

1 hour 42 min ago

Tresorit is an end-to-end encrypted, secure cloud storage and file sharing solution designed to store, sync and share confidential data.

Simply turn any folder to a Tresor and place a file into it and they will automatically sync with every devices connected to the same account. Encryption is performed before the data gets uploaded to the cloud. Decryption is only possible with permission from the owner and already encrypted contents can be shared without re-encryption, but in a 100 percent secure way.

To prove the security of Tresorit, the company initiated a bounty of $50,000 and invited leading Universities and hackers to breach their service. To date noone has succeeded despite attempts by hundreds including MIT, Stanford, Caltech and Harvard.

Note: price shown reflects being charged each month.

Version 3.5.1347.812: Release notes were unavailable when this listing was updated.

  • OS X 10.9 or later

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SnapGene 4.2.5 - Molecular biology software.

2 hours 7 min ago

SnapGene offers the fastest and easiest way to plan, visualize, and document your molecular biology procedures. The streamlined interface supports a range of cloning and PCR manipulations. Thanks to SnapGene Viewer, the files can be shared with colleagues around the world.

Pricing varies with usage, license type, and the number of seats, as can be seen here.

Version 4.2.5: New Functionality
  • Added Accuris DNA Ladders. (Requested by Matthias Hamdorf)
  • Added GenDEPOT DNA Ladders. (Requested by Joseph Lancman)
  • Added support for batch converting FASTQ files.(Requested by Novozymes)
  • Added a check mark in the Enzymes view pull-down menu to indicate when enzymes are sorted by location or distance from the selection.
  • Improved the placement of tooltips for amino acids in translated features. (Requested by John Murray)
  • Reduced the minimum allowed primer Tm to 10°C. (Requested by Paula Patterson)
  • Ensured that rapid consecutive Return button presses will not cause instability or appearance of multiple copies of a dialog. (Reported by Marcy Patrick)
  • Improved the import of primers copied from other programs such as Excel. (Reported by Inna Zukher and Nick Martin)
  • Fixed a stability issue when pasting content copied from Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer. (Reported by Novozymes)
  • Improved the horizontal placement of linear map labels when exporting high-DPI images. (Reported by Mily Ron)
  • Ensured that the selection is preserved when duplicating lanes amplified by PCR in the Simulate Agarose Gel dialog. (Reported by Carles Alvarez)
  • Prevented triggering of the top left hot corner on macOS when switching to Features or Primers view.(Reported by Sadik)
  • Improved the opening of SeqBuilder Pro files. (Requested by Christopher Skrodzki, Linas Padegimas, and others)
  • Prevented a hang that occurred in some circumstances when simulating an agarose gel by amplifying fragments with manually specified primers. (Reported by Ryan Schulze)
  • Fixed an issue with storing ancestors in the history when simulating a procedure. (Reported by Nelson Cole)
  • Ensured that the Gateway LR Cloning dialog always recognizes a valid set of templates for recombination. (Reported by Georg Huber)
  • Ensured that "Replace Original with Aligned" works as intended, even with unsaved files. (Reported by Lauri Lintott)
  • Configured files in a collection to be marked as unsaved after replacing code numbers.
  • Improved the replacement of feature names in collections.
  • Improved stability when saving an alignment after the Description is modified.
  • Fixed an issue with displaying or editing the Description in a collection overview.
  • Improved auto-population of the registration dialog for IP-based licenses.
  • Ensured the reliable display of custom colors in Sequence view.
  • Enabled the opening of text files with macOS traditional line endings.
  • Prevented the Choose Enzymes dialog from being shown twice when using the pull-down menu in Enzymes view.
  • Fixed an issue with using Enzymes → Choose Enzymes from the Browse Common Features dialog.
  • Ensured that the Close button is enabled in various modal dialogs on Windows.
  • Fixed a recent regression with showing run-on translations in Sequence View.
  • Made various other stability improvements.
  • Configured ancestors that are not embedded and thus not cannot be resurrected to be shown in black rather than blue in History view.
  • Improved the display of closely labeled enzymes, features, and primers in linear maps.
  • Improved performance on Windows when saving changes to files.

  • OS X 10.10 or later

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SnapGene Viewer 4.2.5 - View richly annotated sequence files.

2 hours 24 min ago

SnapGene Viewer is a versatile tool for creating and sharing richly annotated sequence files. It opens many common file formats.

Version 4.2.5: Release notes were unavailable when this listing was updated.

  • OS X 10.10 or later

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GraphicConverter 10.6.4 - $39.95

2 hours 36 min ago

GraphicConverter is an all-purpose image-editing program that can import 200 different graphic-based formats, edit the image, and export it to any of 80 available file formats.

The high-end editing tools are perfect for graphic manipulation as well as the ability to use Photoshop-compatible plug-ins. It offers batch-conversion capabilities, a slide-show window, batch rename, batch and individual editing of metadata (EXIF, IPTC, XMP) and so much more.

Version 10.6.4: New features:
  • Mojave (10.14) dark mode support
Updated features:
  • localizations improved
  • enlarged path field in find duplicates dialog
  • added direct transitions access to select slideshow folder dialog
  • frame option in text palette
  • added arrow down to advance in slideshow
  • added profile support to PDF import
  • added support for import of IFF files with mask field
  • import/export of HEIC with multiple images
  • Mojave (10.14) compatibility fixes
Bug fixes:
  • roll-back to libraw 0.18.13 due a multithreading bug in libraw 0.19
  • fixed change flag bug during editing of alpha channel
  • workaround for QCView bug under Mojave (10.14)
  • fixed a possible crash with some special NEFs
  • fixed a bug in the ratio display
  • fixed UTF8 issue with inverse geocoding

  • OS X 10.9 or later

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Rocket.Chat 2.13.3 - Web chat server.

2 hours 46 min ago

Rocket.Chat+ is a Web chat server, developed in JavaScript, using the Meteor full-stack framework. It is a great solution for communities and companies wanting to privately host their own chat service or for developers looking forward to build and evolve their own chat platforms. With Rocket.Chat+, you can send group message, send 1:1 message, share files, integrate with your favorite products, and more!

  • Free Open Source software
  • Hassle-free MIT license
  • BYOS (bring your own server)
  • Multiple rooms
  • Direct Messages
  • Private groups
  • Public channels
  • Desktop and mobile notifications
  • Edit and delete sent messages
  • Mentions
  • Avatars
  • Markdown
  • Emojis
  • Transcripts / history
  • File upload / sharing
  • I18n - [internationalization with Lingohub]
  • Hubot-friendly - [Hubot integration project]
  • Media embeds
  • Link previews
  • LDAP authentication
  • REST-full APIs
  • Remote-location video monitoring
  • Native cross-platform desktop application

Version 2.13.3:
  • Toggled tray icon notifications are lost
  • Tray icon toggle crashes

  • OS X 10.9 or later

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SimpleDigitalLocomotive - Control model railways (beta).

2 hours 50 min ago

SimpleDigitalLocomotive is intended to control digital model railway locomotives and function models via the serial port (RS.422 (or RS.232 via USB)) or Ethernet port of an Apple Mac running OS X 10.3.9 / 10.4.11 / 10.5.2 / 10.6.1 / 10.7.0 /10.8.2 or newer. It can control digital model railway locomotives, function models and accessories via serial ports on a Mac.

Supported digital central units: Märklin Interface 6050 or 6051 (or compatible devices, so-called P50-syntax-compatible devices), Intellibox-1 (classic IB with serial port; or compatible devices, so-called P50X-syntax-compatible devices), Twin-Center 6802, EasyControl (tested only via serial port), the old Selectrix interface (only SX1-bus), Märklin CS1 60212 and CS1Rel., ECoS, Märklin CS2 60213, 60214, 60215 or newer, CC-Schnitte v2.0 (it is recommended to use the D2XX-driver).

In most cases, to make this program work on modern Macs, you need an USB-to-serial converter. And some units can be connected via Ethernet. SimpleDigitalLocomotive does support both situations.

Note: Though the system requirements state that the minimum version of OS X for SDL-X is OS X 10.4, there is a PowerPC version of the application included in the download.

  • CS2/CC-Schnitte syntax: added some modern Geraetekenner-codes.
  • M4 CV-prog: added motor type 8.
  • M4 CV-prog: added Spielewelt cabs: 6, 34, 61.
  • M4 CV-prog: debugged "select all" of firmware table and of all root info tables.
  • M4 CV-prog: recognizing new styles of legacy and output-config CVs, and analyzing them correctly (mSD3 firmware
  • M4 CV-prog: scrollbars added to legacy page panels.
  • M4 CV-prog: added analyzing telemetry CVs.
  • M4 CV-prog: recognizing energy and SUSI-CV sections, but not analyzing them.
  • Stopwatch: added saving sensors to Preferences.

  • OS X 10.9 or later

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SerialMailer 8.0.3 - Create personalized email newsletters.

3 hours 25 min ago

SerialMailer lets you add personalized details to your mass email messages. Give each message a custom name, order number, or even attachment. Engage your customers and colleagues, or show your friends and family that you care -- when it comes to bulk email messages, a touch of personality goes a long way! Take the headache out of mass emailing with SerialMailer.

Version 8.0.3:
  • Supports Mojave dark mode.
  • Opening SerialMailer 7 documents failed if inserted image files could no longer be found. Fixed.

  • OS X 10.10 or later

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QQ 6.5.1 - Connect to the Chinese social network.

3 hours 30 min ago

QQ connects you to over 600 million Chinese QQ members and many of your favorite websites and useful tools. It's the best place to stay in touch with friends and make new ones.

Version 6.5.1:
  • Improve audio and video call stability
  • Optimize file message reply experience
  • Fixed occasional problems and improved stability

  • OS X 10.9 or later

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PDFOutliner 1.4 - Embed a table of contents in PDF files.

3 hours 39 min ago

PDFOutliner can auto-magically add a table of contents (TOC) to your PDF. Use powerful tools to quickly build and edit a TOC.

Use PDFOutliner to:

  • Add a TOC to PDFs exported by
  • Clean up messy TOC provided by PDF's original publisher
  • Organize multipage scanned documents in a PDF
  • Build a TOC for a PDF built from scanned or OCR pages

Version 1.4:

Note: The downloadable demo is version 1.4; the version available for purchase on the Mac App Store is version 1.5.

  • New application icon
  • Generates accurate TOC links on page
  • Drag and drop PDF text directly into TOC hierarchy
  • Drag and drop any target on PDF page to TOC
  • Customizable toolbar with more icons and commands
  • New manual on 7 ways to edit TOC in PDFOutliner
  • PDF version compatibility checks
  • App sandboxed, runs on OS X 10.6-10.8
  • Bug fixes for moving TOC items using Option+arrow keys

  • OS X 10.6.8 or later

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Orion PDF Author 2 2.18 - Creates multi-page PDF documents.

3 hours 47 min ago

Introducing Orion PDF Author, a new and easier way to create multi-page PDF-format user guides, instruction manuals, and booklets.

  • Drag-and-drop design editor
  • Advanced page-management interface
  • Full suite of annotation objects
  • Supports text boxes, photos, photo grids, outlines, shapes, lines, and arrows
  • Easy-to-use alignment and layout tools
  • Auto page numbering
  • Shared headers and footers
  • Publish in PDF format:
    • Exports any single page in PDF format
    • Exports entire project in multi-page PDF format
  • Supports multiple page dimensions:
    • US letter HD and 72 DPI formats (both landscape and portrait)
    • International A4 HD and 72 DPI formats (both landscape and portrait)

Version 2.18:
  • Added option for building PDF books with custom paper size
  • Improvements for formatting panel
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

  • OS X 10.10 or later

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iExplorer 4.2.3 - View and transfer files on your iOS device.

3 hours 52 min ago

iExplorer is an iPhone browser for Mac lets you view the files on your iOS device. By using a drag and drop interface, you can quickly copy files and folders between your Mac and your iPhone or iTouch. It works with both jailbroken and non-jailbroken iPhones and works quickly with a standard USB cable.

  • All the best technology from Phone to Mac, Phone Disk, and iExplorer 3, and then some
  • One-click recovery of music and videos straight to iTunes
  • Explore and export photos and videos (even from older iPods)
  • Mount any folder or category, including playlists and photo albums, then browse in Finder and open with other apps
  • Browse any iTunes backups (encrypted too). Export: Messages (including attachments), notes, voicemail, call history, contacts, calendars...
  • Works with all types of iPhones, iPads, iPod Touch, and regular iPod

Version 4.2.3: Improvement:
  • macOS 10.14 Mojave compatibility
Bug fixes:
  • Fixed formatting and labeling for Contacts
  • Fixed Safari history issues
  • Various other bug fixes and improvements

  • OS X 10.10 or later
  • iTunes 12 or later

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Tinderbox 7.5.6 - Store and organize your notes, ideas, and plans.

3 hours 58 min ago

Tinderbox is a personal content management assistant. It stores your notes, ideas, and plans. It can help you organize and understand them. And Tinderbox helps you share ideas through Web journals and Web logs.

Tinderbox's agents automatically scan your notes, looking for patterns and building relationships. Agents help discover relationships and help make sure important things don't get lost. Agents are easy to make and easy to modify. They're flexible and powerful. And Tinderbox can even gather and update changing information and breaking news from the Internet.

When it's time to share your notes, Tinderbox can assemble multiple notes into one page. Updates are a breeze -- even if you update several times a day. Private notes, timestamps, permanent links, archives: everything you want, just the way you want it.

Version 7.5.6:
  • Repeatedly clicking a selected note in maps increased the space between note and text.
  • Switching from map or outline to attribute browser left the map view pane visible.
  • In map view, the resize cursor was displayed for 3px outside the actual click target.

  • OS X 10.10 or later

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Home Inventory 3.7.6 - Easily inventory your possessions.

4 hours 17 min ago

Home Inventory makes keeping an up-to-date catalog of your possessions simple and fast so you can stay organized and always prepared. Called "Quick and easy to use" by the New York Times and "Spectacularly user-friendly" by Mac Format.

  • Document and organize everything that's important to you with ease, speed, and accuracy using Home Inventory. Build a complete catalog of your valuables and store important details about your items such as make, model, serial number, purchase price, value, and much more.
  • Get rid of the clutter. Stay organized and store unlimited photos, receipts, product manuals, warranties, and dated notes all in one place.
  • If you have an iPhone or camera enabled iPad or iPod Touch, you can use the free helper app, Home Inventory Photo Remote, to wander your home and build out your inventory. The app includes a built-in barcode scanner to quickly add books, CDs, DVDs and other items with barcodes to your inventory.
  • Stay on top of your home's upkeep with a maintenance schedule of routine tasks such as cleaning the gutters and aerating the lawn. If you are running OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion or later, you can add tasks to Calendar and Reminders.
  • Find out if you are adequately insured. With our built-in coverage analysis report you will know if you are over-insured, under-insured, or if your coverage is just right.
  • Take your inventory with you on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch with out free helper app, Home Inventory Mobile Backup.
  • Use your scanner to add photos and receipts
  • Customizable fields and field layouts
  • Built-in currency conversion
  • Multiple currency support
  • Robust and flexible reporting options
  • Password protection
  • Import and export CSV data
  • Track property assessments
  • Warranty expiration tracking
  • Property insurance coverage alerts
  • Track and value collections
  • Keep multiple inventories
  • Support for Retina displays
  • Full-screen support
  • Sandboxed app for increased security

Version 3.7.6:
  • Mojave support.
  •  Fixes a bug that can result in random crashes on some systems.

  • OS X 10.10 or later

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Annotation Transcriber - Tag and transcribe audio and video files.

4 hours 29 min ago

Annotation Transcriber makes it easy to transcribe, analyze, translate or tag video and audio. Use timecode-markers and snippets, adjust playback speed.

Shortcuts and single-button start/stop/replay for foot-pedal support allow fluent work. Use any video and audio file that QuickTime supports. Export and import of RTF, RTFD, HTML, or Word.

  • You can add video-images at fixed and variable size with drag and drop or create multi-column
  • The editing features give you all you expect from a native Mac OS X application.
  • Export to layout applications or to time-code savvy applications like Annotation Edit or Final Cut Pro, print or email files as PDF.
  • Files may be sent to and edited by other applications, without loosing active time-code markers to directly jump to selected scenes.

  • Corrected timecode preference setting.
  • Revised import and export of not frame-accurate millisecond timecode.
  • Excel XML export preferences allow selection between Office 365 and older Excel versions.
  • Interprets horizontal alignment from SRT "an" tags.
  • Added autocorrection of YouTube SBV "voice to text" export timecodes.

  • OS X 10.7 or later

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Annotation Edit - Editor for working with subtitles, captions, and annotations.

4 hours 45 min ago

Annotation Edit is a unique editor for professional subtitles, captions, and annotations. Annotation Edit is designed to give production houses and eLearning environments a smooth subtitle workflow for Apple DVD Studio Pro / Final Cut Pro, QuickTime WebTV and broadcast. Annotation Edit can import and export DVD Studio Pro/Spruce STL, STL EBU binary (all latin characters), Final Cut Pro XML - including italic style, alignment, and position - SCC closed caption (line 21) - including italic style, and position. Import of DVD Studio Pro subtitle track item description XML - all languages at once, including italic.

There are numerous other unique features, such as automatic audio spotting, easy handling of Windows text files, unlimited tracks, server integration, MS Excel XML import, QuickTime 7 unicode text export, and lots more.

  • Some corrections for version Annotation Edit 1.9.99.
  • Revised import and export of not frame-accurate millisecond timecode.
  • Excel XML export preferences allow selection between Office 365 and older Excel versions.
  • Added autocorrection of YouTube SBV "voice to text" export timecodes.
  • Includes new version of Annotation Transcriber.
  • Includes new version of zeitAnker Teletext Demo.

  • OS X 10.7 or later

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FxFactory 7.0.5 - Visual effects for Final Cut Pro and other popular video editors.

4 hours 58 min ago

FxFactory is a revolutionary visual effects package which powers the largest collection of plug-ins for Final Cut Pro, Motion, After Effects, and Premiere Pro.

Version 7.0.5:
  • Introduces bug fixes and improvements for all users

  • macOS 10.12 or later
  • One of the following:
    • Apple Final Cut Pro X 10.2 or later
    • Motion 5.2 or later
    • Adobe After Effects CC 2015, CC 2017, or CC 2018 (13.5 or later)
    • Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015, CC 2017, or CC 2018 (10 or later)

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Decipher Backup Repair 12.0.3 - Fix Corrupt or Not Compatible iPhone Backups.

5 hours 5 min ago

Decipher Backup Repair fixes error messages caused by a corrupt iPhone/iPad/iPod backup including:

  • iTunes could not restore the iPhone; the backup was corrupt or not compatible with the iPhone that is being restored.
  • iTunes could not restore the iPhone because the iPhone disconnected.
  • iTunes could not restore the iPhone because an error occurred.
  • iTunes could not restore the iPhone because an error occurred while reading from or writing to the iPhone.
  • iTunes could not restore the iPhone because an unknown error occurred.
  • iTunes could not restore the iPhone because the backup does not exist.
  • Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch backups.
  • iOS 11 (and lower) compatible.
  • Compatible with all of the latest encrypted backup formats.

Version 12.0.3:
  • Polishing touches on continued support for iOS 12.
  • Updates to instructions for macOS Mojave.
  • Improvements to the user interface.

  • OS X 10.7.5 or later

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iBoostUp 6.0.11 - Optimize your Mac, fix performance and errors.

5 hours 14 min ago

iBoostUp is a system optimizer that monitors and corrects system performance problems. It tunes up and optimizes your Mac by purging unneeded files, fixing your hard disk, giving you performance recommendations, protecting your privacy by removing cookies, displaying system information and much more!

For more information or to contact us please view the features page, which links to our forum and FAQ.

Note: This application contains in-app and/or external module purchases.

Version 6.0.11:
  • New interface
  • Numerous fixes and enhancements to every feature
  • We look forward to your feedback, you can do this in-app by hitting ⌘+F
  • Requires macOS 10.10 or above

  • OS X 10.10 or later

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