Default Folder X, Firetask, Fantastical

updated 10:51 am EDT, Wed April 30, 2014 | Posted in Apps

Default Folder X 4.6.5 ($35) - Default Folder X provides users with quick access to folders and commands by attaching a toolbar to the right side of Open and Save dialogs in OS X. In v4.6.5 users can now create a copy o a selected file or folder within a file dialog using the new Duplicate command. A problem that could cause OmniOutliner 4 to stall for two minutes when saving files has also been resolved, along with various other bugs. [Download - 11.2MB]

Firetask 3.6.2 ($40) - Firetask helps users organize and prioritize all of their daily tasks. The latest release improves the consistency of date calculations for certain time zones. A crash that occurred when clicking on another field while the reminder popover was visible has also been fixed. [Download - 7MB]

Fantastical 1.3.14 ($20) - Fantastical is a calendar utility that sits in a users menu bar and can be accessed through a customizable keyboard shortcut. To add new events users can type a natural phrase and the software will automatically pull out relevant time and date information. Version 1.3.14 is strictly a maintenance release that addresses various minor bugs. [Download - 12.2MB]

Arq 4.2 ($40) - Arq is a backup utility that will make incremental backups to an online storage account. The software keeps hourly backups for the past 24 hours, daily backups for the past month, and weekly backups for everything older than a month. In v4.2 relative path or no path are accepted for SFTP targets, and Arq will automatically figure out the absolute path. S3 and S3/Glacier totals are also now shown separately when you click Calculate. [Download - 15MB]

PhotoDesk 2.3.5 ($5) - PhotoDesk is an desktop client for the Instagram social networking site. The software allows users to browse through friends images, as well as view a social graph and find new people to follow. A new User Detail view is included in this release, and should load faster than previous implementations. This video will also now display more information in one screen. Other changes include the ability to add tags to images, to set the distance when searching in Map view, and to export favorite friends and tags. [Download - 14.8MB]

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