The Unarchiver, FotoMagico, Thunderbird

updated 01:23 pm EDT, Thu October 11, 2012 | Posted in Apps

The Unarchiver 3.4 (free) - The Unarchiver is a replacement for the Archive Utility application that is built into Mac OS X. The utility is designed to handle additional formats not supported by Archive Utility, and to better integrate into the design of the finder. Version 3.4 includes support for Retina displays, and fixes an OS X sandbox issue that would cause multiple extractions to fail. Fixes for both Tar and PDF extractions are also included. [Download - 5MB]

FotoMagico 4.0 ($99) - 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 v4.0 update includes a new Timeline feature that can help user to fine-tune the timing of a slideshow. The Timeline acts as an extension of the existing Storyboard feature, and both can be collapsed for editing on smaller screens. [Download - 65.8MB]

Thunderbird 16.0 (free) - Thunderbird is an open source e-mail and news client that can be personalized with various skins and add-ons. Box.com has been added to the list of online storage services in the latest release, and various bugs and security issues have been resolved. Updates will also now happen automatically in the background. [Download - 38.4MB]

Sleipnir 3.8.1.1 (free) - Sleipnir is web browser that includes gesture operated tabs, color-coded bookmarks, and full screen operation. Version 3.8.1.1 will now move to the most suitable adjacent tab based on tab relation when closing a page. Support has also been added for importing history and search engines from other browsers, and overall reliability has been improved. [Download - 20.7MB]

Troi URL Plug-in 3.0 ($70) - Troi URL Plug-in is a tool that can help users to fill in forms on the Internet from within FileMaker Pro. A post command is included for filling in web forms, while a get common can be used to retrieve data. The update adds new functions for uploading and deleting files from web servers, and corrects a problem related to PNG images. [Download - 2MB]

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