Voila, MenuMeters, Dropshare

updated 11:12 am EDT, Tue May 6, 2014 | Posted in Apps

Voila 3.7.2 ($30) - Voila is a screen capture utility that includes more advanced options than offered by default in Mac OS X. With this utility users can designate the area they wish to capture using circular, polygon, or freehand tools. The latest release now requires OS X 10.8 or later and includes the option to remove duplicate frames during recording. Pinch-gesture support has also been added for zooming in and out of workbench images and a new Dock menu provides quick access to capture and recording options. [Download - 23.5MB]

MenuMeters 1.6 (free) - MenuMeters is a collection of CPU, memory, disk, and network monitoring tools for Mac OS X. All of the monitoring tools are SystemUIServer plug-ins that can be placed in the menubar and positioned like any other menubar item. Support for compressed memory has been added for OS X 10.9 in this release, and a number of localizations have been removed. [Download - 1.2MB]

Dropshare 2.4 ($3) - Dropshare is a menu bar app that files can be dragged to for instant uploads to a personal server. A new context menu to recent uploads in the status item popup has been added with this update, along with the ability to check for correct authentication methods with the “Test Upload” function. [Download - 1.7MB]

A Better Finder Rename 9.32 ($20) - A Better Finder Rename is a tool that can be used to rename multiple files simultaneously with specified parameters. An Instant Preview feature is included, allowing users to see exactly how filenames will look after they are changed. The v9.32 release fixes inaccuracies in the progress reporting. [Download - 6.6MB]

AudioMate 1.4 ($4) - AudioMate places a small tool in the Mac’s menubar that allows users to control all of their audio devices. The software can also be set to provide notifications whenever devices are added or removed, or the master output, sample rate, or clock rate change. Version 1.4 adds a “Match system's default audio output device" item to device information to show on status bar list. [Download - 4.2MB]

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