updated 01:00 pm EDT, Mon September 22, 2003
Aladdin today announced , a new Mac OS X version of its access and compression utility. The new version allows users to schedule backups and burn to CD/DVD with Archive Assistant, adds plug-ins for Adobe's Photoshop and Illustrator and Microsoft Word, improved compression speed, Archive via Rename, .ynec and .cab file access, and a new user interface. It is available now for $80 with upgrades starting at $30 (or via a $50 mail-in rebate). It requires Mac OS X (v10.2 for some archive features).