iRip, Screenflick, CloudPull

updated 11:29 am EDT, Mon August 20, 2012 | Posted in Apps

iRip 2.1.5 ($25) - iRip provides users with tools for transferring music from an iPod to an iTunes Library. In addition to support for MP3, AAC, and Protected AAC, the software also includes the ability to transfer videos and books from an iOS-based device. Version 2.1.5 includes support for iMessages in iOS 5, and fixes several bugs that resulted in crashes. Additionally, address formatting has been improved and the app is now signed for OS X Mountain Lion. [Download - 2.3MB]

Screenflick 2.2.3 ($29) - Screenflick is a tool for capturing desktop recordings at up to 60 fps. The software is capable of recording any portion of the screen, as well as simultaneously recording audio from internal or external microphones and the system audio. The update fixes a problem that resulted in black recordings from HDMI screens, as well as a crashing issue that could occur while exporting. [Download - 3.1MB]

CloudPull 2.1.3 ($15) - CloudPull is a tool for backing up Google Docs and Calendar data locally on a Mac. The software automatically converts documents, spreadsheets, and presentations into Office files, drawings into PNG images, and calendars into the iCal format. The v2.1.3 update adds Retina Display support, as well as improved error handling and retry logic. [Download - 8.3MB]

A Better Finder Rename 9.12 ($20) - A Better Finder Rename is a tool that can be used to rename multiple files simultaneously with specified parameters. An Instant Preview feature is included, allowing users to see exactly how filenames will look after they are changed. The latest release improves integration with the Mac App Store version. [Download - 5.8MB]

NewsBar 2.4 ($5) - NewsBar is an RSS reader for the Mac that places all of a user's subscribed feeds on one side of a display. Version 2.5.1 allows users to add a Twitter RSS feed with the @username format. Display issues with the Twitter format have also been resolved and compatibility with OS X Mountain Lion has been improved. [Download - 1.1MB]

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