updated 08:25 am EDT, Tue July 20, 2004
Apps: OmniWeb, Retrospect
- ($30) is the first release candidate for the alternative Web browser. Among OmniWeb 5.0's features are a Tab Drawer for multiple browser windows, Workspaces that save the browser's open sites for quick retrieval next time the it is launched, customizable Site Preferences for individual sites, and more.
- Retrospect 6.0 5.6.102 (free update, retail starts at $130) brings support for a variety of EZQuest optical drives to the backup utility, as well as support for Iomega's FireWire REV removable external drive, on top of improved memory management and other maintenance fixes.
- FontAgent Pro 2.1.1 ($90) optimizes support for QuarkXPress under Panther, while the update to the workgroup editions improves performance and takes advantage of Apple's Rendezvous technology to permit zero configuration, zero administration, automatic discovery and font sharing.
- SOHO Business Cards 1.0.1 ($30) adds a variety of new features to the application for designing business cards, including a "Save As PDF" command, the ability to flip images placed on a design horizontally and vertically, and the ability to give rotated images drop shadows. Also, the SOHO Business Card Design Contest, with prizes including an iPod mini, ends July 31.