Cocktail, DEVONthink Pro, Kaleidoscope

updated 01:06 pm EDT, Thu March 27, 2014 | Posted in Apps

Cocktail 7.3 ($19) - Cocktail provides users access to some of the more advanced functions within the Unix Shell. The software features are organized into five categories, while the Pilot-mode will automatically scan a system and perform any necessary maintenance routines. Version 7.3 adds the ability to clear Icon Services caches and saved application stations. Improvements to the “Search for corrupted preference files” proceeded are also included. [Download - 2.5MB]

DEVONthink Pro 2.7.2 ($80) - DEVONthink Pro is an organization tool that mimics the functionality of a filing cabinet. Within the software users can store and manage all of their important documents, e-mails, and multimedia files. In v2.7.4 the Annotation toolbar item can now create lines and arrows, and AirMail support has been added to Send by Email. Improvements have also been made to the importing of Notebooks from Evernote and PDF line annotations. [Download - 30.1MB]

Kaleidoscope 2.1 ($70) - Kaleidoscope is a tool for comparing text and image files through the software's two main features, Text Scope and Image Score. The latest release has added support for ignoring whitespace in text comparisons. A new indictor that displays the remaining unresolved conflicts in a merge document is also included, along with a number of other improvements and fixes. [Download - 24.4MB]

Vinoteka 3.3.5 ($40) - Vinoteka is a wine cellar management application that can be used to organize and manage bottles, as well as jot down tasting notes. The program is capable of creating virtual cellars resembling a user's own, and includes features for planning tasting sessions using various methods. An issue that some users experienced when launching the software has been fixed with this update. [Download - 97.4MB]

MacCleanse 4.1.1 ($30) - MacCleanse is a tool that can scan a computer for internet activity and clear any unwanted information. In addition to basic web cleaning, MacCleanse also allows users to clear data from a number of applications such as Adium, iChat, Skype, Transmission, Xtorrent, and more. The v4.1.1 update fixes a crash that occurred when reloading corrupt launch agents. [Download - 16.4MB]

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