FotoMagico, djay, EarthDesk

updated 12:22 pm EDT, Mon July 30, 2012 | Posted in Apps

FotoMagico 3.8.6 ($29) - FotoMagico is a tool for creating slideshows with personal photos and music in only a few mouse clicks. The software includes a variety of transitions, including panning, zooming, and scaling. The latest release includes various bug fixes that make dragging from the iMediaBrowser compatible with OS X 10.8. The 15 minute limit for YouTube uploads has also been removed, and several crashing issues have been resolved. [Download - 65.7MB]

djay 4.0.6 ($25) - djay is a music mixing application that fully integrates with a users iTunes library. Features include: BPM-sync, auto-gain, support for a microphone input with pitch and echo effects, and recording capabilities. The v4.0.6 update has been optimized for Retina displays and offers improved compatibility with OS X 10.8. A problem that prevented playlist folders from showing in the djay Remote app has also been resolved. [Download - 19.3MB]

EarthDesk 5.9.1 ($25) - With EarthDesk users can replace their static desktop with an image of the Earth showing current sun, moon and city illumination, as well as real-time global cloud coverage. Version 5.9.1 fixes a condition that could cause the screen to flash when updating the map image, and has changed how a cloud image is verified after downloading. [Download - 27.3MB]

Attachment Tamer 3.1.5 ($15) - Attachment Tamer is a tool for controlling attachment handling in Apple Mail. The tool is capable of displaying images, PDFs, and both audio and video as icons with an optional file size limit and exceptions. A site registration issue related to Mountain Lion has been fixed with this release, as well as an issue that prevented image signatures from displaying correctly. [Download - 2.1MB]

Bookends 11.3.1 ($100) - Bookends is a tool that can help users organize reference information and create bibliographies. The update includes a new unified format window, AppleScript support for obtaining unique ids from Bookends libraries, an an improved Google Scholar parser. Numerous minor bugs have also been addressed. [Download - 31.6MB]

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