Transmission, TinkerTool, Evernote

updated 10:52 am EST, Thu December 13, 2012 | Posted in Apps

Transmission 2.75 (free) - Transmission is a BitTorrent client that features full encryption, file selection, automatic port forwarding, and more. The v2.75 update fixes a crash that prevented Transmission from opening on non-English systems, and tweaks the inspector and add window file lists to avoid auto-hiding scrollbars overlapping the priority controls. Various other bugs and issues have also been resolved. [Download - 5.1MB]

TinkerTool 4.95 (free) - TinkerTool gives users access to additional system preference settings built into Mac OS X. Users can activate hidden features in the operating system, as well as in some of the applications delivered with the system. Support for iTunes 11 is included in this update, along with new settings for enabling the debug menu of Disk Utility and the App Store. In addition, the pane to control the Resume behavior for individual apps has been added for Mountain Lion. [Download - 4.1MB]

Evernote 5.0.4 (free) - Evernote is a documentation tool that allows users to create notes that contain both audio and text. Web and application content can also be clipped directly into Evernote, and all notes are automatically synced across all of a user's devices. This minor update includes various stability improvements. [Download - 31.3MB]

Renamer 4.2 ($12) - Renamer is a tool for renaming and numbering multiple files in a batch process. Version 4.2 includes a new option to rename files based on file creation/modification dates or EXIF dates. OS X Mountain Lion support is also included with the update, as well as a fix for a bug that resulted in filenames sorting out of order. [Download - 3.1MB]

HoudahSpot 3.6 ($30) - HoudahSpot allows users to create detailed queries to pinpoint the exact file they are searching for. Favorite queries can be saved for later access, and templates can be set up for frequently performed searches. In v3.6 the HoudahSpot Tray is now disabled by default, and the activation of a computer's discrete graphics card is delayed until necessary. The software's underlying code has also been updated to improve both speed and reliability. [Download - 3.2MB]

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