updated 06:50 pm EST, Tue January 16, 2007
Watcher, Media Indexer
Alorsoft has simultaneously updated its parental control software titled Watcher 4.1 and its media indexing utility, Media Indexer 2.1. Watcher 4.1 supports network-wide settings with a software update system that enhances security for network-based settings, and includes several bug fixes. Media Indexer creates indexes to catalog numerous types of media, adding a software update feature as well as varioius improvements to the user interface. Both applications are priced at $13, but the company is offering a brief rebate period during which both titles are available for $6.50. Watcher 4.1 requires Mac OS X 10.3.9, while Media Indexer 2.1 requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later.