AssistiveWare announces simPODD 1.0.4, a new iPad app to help people with complex communication needs communicate and develop language skills. PODD is one of the most well-known augmentative and alternative communication vocabularies. Designed from the ground up for PODD, simPODD is based on the popular PODD system, created by Australian speech pathologist Gayle Porter. This app is huge step forward in providing PODD users with a quality experience. simPODD 1.0.4 is Free and can be downloaded from iTunes.
Zevrix Solutions releases LinkOptimizer 5.3, an update to company's workflow automation tool for Adobe InDesign. LinkOptimizer lets users automatically scale and crop images to their InDesign dimensions at specified target resolution, as well as convert image formats and colors, merge layers and more. The app helps designers reduce InDesign link size and save production costs. The new version adds an option to convert images to Photoshop PDF format using the selected Adobe PDF preset. LinkOptimizer 5.3 is $259.95 and can be downloaded from their website.
Creaceed announces Prizmo 5.0, a major reboot of their photo-based scanning app for iOS. Prizmo lets the user take a picture of printed or handwritten text and then recognize it using optical character recognition (OCR) technology. The recognized text can then be selected from the photo by swiping through it. Version 5.0 sports a new, streamlined capture workflow, powerful editing capabilities and new OCRs that improve daily document processing tasks, new image enhancements, and more. Prizmo 5.0 is Free and can be downloaded from iTunes.
SweetP Productions announces Cookie 6.0, an important update to their advanced macOS cookie and privacy management app. After a quick initial setup, Cookie will protect your privacy, keeping you safe from tracking and online profiling just the way you want. Cookie is designed to run invisibly in the background - you can rest easy knowing that advertisers and marketers aren't tracking your every click. Cookie 6.0 is $19.99 and can be downloaded from Mac App Store.
Apptorium introduces SideNotes 1.0, its new note-taking solution exclusively for macOS. Featuring a clean and minimalistic user interface, SideNotes allows anyone to take notes easily and also keep them out of the way by positioning notes on the side of the monitor. Notes can be shown or hidden with a single click, by simply pressing a keyboard shortcut or by moving mouse cursor. SideNotes provides text formatting that takes advantage of Markdown and regular text formatting and much more. SideNotes 1.0 is $9.99 and can be downloaded from Mac App Store.
MacXDVD releases MacX DVD Ripper Pro 6.2.3, an update to its flagship DVD ripper. MacX DVD Ripper Pro is able to rip protected/homemade DVDs to any format fast and efficiently. Easily convert DVDs into MP4 H.264 and H.265 formats for more convenient use on any platforms, including MacBooks; iOS and Android devices; Apple TV, Chromecast; Roku devices as well as popular web browsers. Its unique Level-3 Hardware Acceleration tech can process media 5x faster. MacX DVD Ripper Pro 6.2.3 is $29.95 and can be downloaded from their website.
Zevrix Solutions releases Deliver Express 2.6.8, an update to company's file transfer automation solution based on hot folders. Deliver Express supports FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3, WebDAV and other services. The software offers file transfers with automatic email notifications, file compression, upload history and more. Deliver Express can serve unlimited users on a network. The new version restores SFTP transfer support that was temporarily unavailable due to system libraries conflicts. Deliver Express 2.6.8 is from $29.95 to $299.95 and can be downloaded from their website.
WaterField Designs introduces the Marqui Crossbody Pouch, a ruggedly-constructed, modern minimalist bag that merges practicality with high fashion. The Marqui Crossbody Pouch brings a modern professional aesthetic to the streetwear-style crossbody bag. Designed to hold an iPhone, Air Pods, and other basic necessities leaving hands free and pockets unfettered, the Marquis is comfortable enough to wear all day whether scooting, working, or sightseeing.
iWare, Inc. has announced that it temporarily reduced its price for GoodReader 5.1.5, the document reading app for iPhone and iPad. For the past ten years, GoodReader has offered students and working professionals a simple yet powerful interface for viewing documents on an iPhone or iPad. GoodReader has become famous for the way it opens very large files as easily as tiny ones, enabling students to quickly open large electronic textbooks. GoodReader 5.1.5 is $0.99 and can be downloaded from iTunes.
Park Bench Software, LLC announces the private beta of Rondure 2.0, a macOS native application for managing VMware vSphere hosts. A limited group of beta testers is being sought, interested individuals can sign up to request access now. The Rondure 2.0 beta includes access to the new premium features, including the creation, editing, registering and deleting virtual machines, import and exporting OVF, the creation and deletion of datastores, and much much more.