PDFpen, TextSoap, Web Snapper

updated 01:46 pm EDT, Wed October 31, 2012 | Posted in Apps

PDFpen 5.9 ($60) - PDFPen provides users with tools for adding text, images, and signatures to PDF files. The software can also be used to replace original text with editable text blocks, as well as move, resize, and delete images. Version 5.9 improves performance by reducing overall memory usage, and adopts the OAuth secure authorization method for logging into Evernote. [Download - 46.2MB]

TextSoap 7.3.5 ($40) - TextSoap is a text processing utility that can use find and replace commands to change words and copy formatting throughout a document. The update improves compatibility with OS X 10.8.2 and words around an OS bug that prevented components from communicating with the main app. An issue with launching TextSoap by dropping a documents on the app icon has also been resolved. [Download - 8.2MB]

Web Snapper 3.2.6 ($15) - Web Snapper allows users to capture screenshots of entire webpages. Web links can be added to the software through drag and drop functionality, or through a toolbar button in Safari. Pages can then be saved as an image, a vector-based file, or a multi-page PDF. The v3.2.6 update has been signed with a Developer ID, allowing for full compatibility with GateKeeper in Mountain Lion. [Download - 6.1MB]

Little Snitch 3.0.1 ($35) - Little Snitch is an internet traffic monitoring and management utility. The software informs a user when a program attempts to establish an outgoing internet connection and provides options for allowing or denying the connection. In v3.0.1 rules can be created by dragging apps onto the Little Snitch Configuration dock icon or status menu item. Network Monitor snapshots are also now displayed without traffic meters and with the server names in fray. [Download - 12.4MB]

LinkOptimizer 4.7.7 ($260) - LinkOptimizer automates a number of image manipulation tasks, including the conversion of RGB images to CMYK, the deletion of hidden layers, and the application of sharpening effects. Version 4.7.7 fixes an issue that caused LinkOptimizer to ignore Photoshop EPS files in InDesign CS6. [Download - 15.1MB]

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