Freeway Pro, NetShade, Drive Genius

updated 10:14 am EDT, Wed July 30, 2014 | Posted in Apps

Freeway Pro 7.0 ($150) - Freeway Pro features a traditional page layout approach that can help users create dynamic sites without the need to write code. Within the software users can visually layout a page with embedded images and content, then instantly publish it to a server, .Mac account, or local folder. A host of new features are included in the v7.0 release, including support for media types and widths, support for Universal Analytics in the Google Analytics Action, and new View menu options with keyboard shortcuts which allow selection of the next/previous sibling box, and the ancestor/first descendant element. [Download - 47.7MB]

NetShade 6.0 ($29) - NetShade is a tool for routing an Internet connection through either a public anonymous proxy server, or through NetShades own dedicated proxy. This allows users to mask their IP address and improve security while browsing the web. Version 6.0 introduces the new KeyShade password manager, as well as an updated interface. A new Tiles view is also included, along with a customizable Events system and AppleScript support. [Download - 12MB]

Drive Genius 3.2.4 ($99) - Drive Genius is a storage management utility that features a number of tools for optimizing and repairing hard drives. The v3.2.4 update resolves an incompatibility problem with DriveSlim that could occur with certain applications running on OS X 10.8 or later. [Download - 15.9MB]

Porthole 1.7.1 ($16) - Porthole allows users to stream audio from their favorite music source to an AirPort Express, AirPlay speakers, or Apple TV. In v1.7.1, the software will now default to using a monochrome stays bar icon to make sure the software still looks good with Yosemite’s dark theme. A number of other icons in the status bar menu have also been updated and a Polish localization has been added. [Download - 5MB]

Toast Titanium 12.0 ($100) - Toast Titanium is a tool for burning CDs, DVDs, and Blu-ray discs on the Mac. The software includes a number of tools for burning projects, including SonicFire Pro 5, HD video authoring, video format presets, and more. The latest update allows users to record directly from their screen with Live Screen Capture. The ability to burn HD videos on standard DVDs for playback on Blu-ray players has also been added. [Download - NA]

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