NeoFinder 7.7 release announced by Norbert M. Doerner. The release is an update to the Digital Asset Manager and Disk Cataloger for macOS. The new NeoFinder 7.7 includes "universal" code to run native on both Apple Intel and Apple Silicon hardware. Every function has been tested and certified to run in macOS 11. A list of locations makes it easier to edit and assign XMP location information fields. Cataloging introduces support for ePub, Pixelmator, and rtfd files, color labels for Smart Folders and Albums. NeoFinder 7.7 is EUR 29.00 and can be downloaded from their website.
California-based developer, SurveyStance, releases SurveyStance Pro - Survey Stance Feedback Kiosk 7.0, a significant upgrade to the company's real-time customer feedback app for iPad devices. SurveyStance Pro gives real-time feedback from customers by placing the iPad in high-traffic areas, allowing them to tap a range of emoji, including smiley faces, to quickly answer survey questions. Version 7.0 brings numerous enhancements. SurveyStance Pro - SurveyStance Feedback Kiosk 7.0 is Free and can be downloaded from the App Store.
Zevrix Solutions releases LinkOptimizer 5.4.23, a Big Sur compatibility update to the popular workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Given 4 out of 5 stars by Computer Arts magazine, LinkOptimizer saves users time spent on manual processing through automatic image conversion and InDesign link size reduction. The app resizes images to their InDesign dimensions, converts file formats, assigns color profiles and more. The updated version adds support for the recently released macOS Big Sur. LinkOptimizer 5.4.23 is $259.95 and can be downloaded from Purchase.
Apptorium, an independent developer team from Poland, releases Workspaces 2.0, a key upgrade to their desktop workspace management app for macOS. Workspaces lets users organize and save applications, files, folders, and more into individual projects (workspaces). Users are able to ensure all resources are available for a project with a few clicks of the mouse. Version 2.0 includes numerous new features, including a redesigned UI, plugins, quick searching, notes and more. Workspaces 2.0 is $19.99 and can be downloaded from the Mac App Store.
Developer K2K Soft, LLC launches Lotti's World - First Words 1.0, its new educational app for iOS devices. The app is the first in a series of educational apps for young children. Lotti's World offers an entertaining way to build a toddler's memory and vocabulary skills by combining object association games and voice-based feedback. The app is designed for children 2-5 years old to help them do well in preschool, kindergarten and beyond. The app helps children build a strong educational foundation by teaching them their first words. Lotti's World - First Words 1.0 is Free and can be downloaded from the App Store.
Micro.blog 2.0 presents an update of its blogging and social engagement platform. The update has redesigned the interface to simplify the process of editing posts, creating new pages, uploading files, and customizing themes. The new version also brings bookmark archiving and highlights to Micro.blog Premium. When a post or web page is bookmarked, Micro.blog downloads a copy of the post to read later. The post's text can be highlighted and can easily be changed into quoted text when composing new a new post. Micro.blog 2.0 is $5/month and can be downloaded from the App Store.
Zevrix Solutions releases Output Factory Server 3, an important upgrade to the popular output automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Output Factory Server provides automation for printing and exporting from InDesign with hot folders processing. The update includes another Zevrix product for InDesign, LinkOptimizer, directly into Output Factory Server, which allows InDesign workgroups to automate their image workflows and combine them with PDF, print, EPUB other output formats. Output Factory Server 3 is $699.95 and can be downloaded from the Zevrix website.
Indie developer, Mike Clay announces PlayTally, a new app that allows users to dive deeper into their Apple Music statistics and create custom Replay-style playlists of their favorite songs. PlayTally creates its own time-stamped playback records using the new background tasks API launched in iOS 13. Users are able to view their listening history, focus on specific dates, see recent activity for songs or artists, and create playlists. PlayTally is $0.99 and can be downloaded from Download from the App Store.
Econ Technologies, Inc. announces ChronoSync 4.9.11 and ChronoAgent 1.9.8. ChronoSync is the multipurpose Mac app for local and cloud backup, bootable backup, and folder synchronizing. Version 4.9.11 of ChronoSync also marks the launch of initial support for macOS 11, Big Sur. Although Bootable Backups of Big Sur are currently not supported, all other ChronoSync operations work well under the new Beta macOS 11. This is a free upgrade for existing ChronoSync and ChronoAgent users. ChronoSync 4.9.11 Overview is Free and can be downloaded from their website.
iThinkdiff announces Onedic Dictionary Translator for iPhone and iPad devices. Supporting English, Arabic, Bangla, Hindi, Hebrew, Spanish, Tamil, Thai, Filipino, and more, Onedic Dictionary Translator helps anyone learn the details of a word, including a special translator for longer sentences and phrases. The app also helps users learn common phrases in foreign countries. Additionally, word of the day, phrase of the day, quotes and flashcards bolster the learning of words, phrases and wisdom. Onedic Dictionary Translator 0.6 is Free and can be downloaded from Download from the Aoo Store.