SHAREWARE NEWS

November 2001

by Louis Bookbinder

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

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SHAREWARE SAMPLE

This month's Free Sample Shareware is. See for details. -------------------------------------------------

SMUG CD-ROM of the Quarter - Fall 2001

The List:

New Contents

Audio & Music
Amadeus II 3.2.3
SoundHack 0.88888 PPC
Sweet Midi Player 1.0.0
VSamp 3.2.3

Comm
CoolCam 2.0
CrushFTP 3.0b14
Current 1.5
HTML Timer 1.0.1
POPThing 1.6
VSE Link Tester 3.2.1

Design & Graphics
PageSpinner 3.1
Web Color Gem 1.0

Development
MacPERL 5.6.1a5

Fun and Games
A Farewell to Kings 2.0.1
Asteroid Storm 1.0.0
DeadEnd 3D 1.0
Double 2.0.3
glTron 0.61
Life 3.0 Carbon
LifeHex 2.0
MacMAME 0.53a
MacSolitaire 1.6
Mike's Cards 1.8a
Mike's Marbles 1.1a
Sigma Chess 5.1.3
System 47 2.01

Interface
BlackWatch 1.5.5
DragThing 4.1
FlavorSavers 2.7.4
MP3 Strip 1.3.2
ShadowKeys 1.2
TimeRunner 0.5

Kitchen Sink
anAtlas 1.5.3
MacFamilyTree 2.6.2
MoviePhile 3.5.5
Periodic Table 3.0
Smell-O-Mints 1.2
Ticker 1.0 Carbon
Time Palette 5.0 Carbon
WattchIT 1.51
WeatherMan 1.2.1

Multimedia
ImageViewer 6.0
Slideshow 2.0 Carbon
Thumbnailer 1.3 PPC

OS X
A Farewell to Kings X 2.0.1
Current 1.5 Carbon
JPEGDeux 1.1
MacFamilyTreeX 2.6.2
MetamorphX 3.0
MooseCalc X 10.1.5
Periodic Table X 2.6.2
SoundHack 0.890b13 Carbon
SwitchBack for OS X 3.4.1
Thumbnailer 1.3 Carbon
WeatherManX 1.2.1

Palm
SyncBuddy 1.3

Productivity
Alarm Clock Pro 3.8
BookCase 2.5.2
BinCalc 2.1 Carbon
Calculator 2.0 Carbon
Calendar 2.0 Carbon
EZNote 2.01
MacDICT 2.0.1
MooseCalc 1.1.8
QIF Convert 1.8
TinyPIM 1.3.1
Writer PRO 1.4.1

Utilities
ASCII Table 1.0.1
Disk Surveyor 2.5
Free Backup II 2.0
InfoEdit 2.0 Carbon
Keychain Unlocker 2.0.6
Sherlock Nobanners - Mac OS 9.1
Synchronize! 3.9.5
The Free Memory Show 2.3
txt2pdf 5.0
WebPrint Plus 4.0 Demo

Stock Contents

Applications
CorelDRAW™ 8 LE
Nisus Compact 1.0

Graphics
GifBuilder 1.0
GraphicConverter 4.0.8 68K
GraphicConverter 4.0.8 PPC *
GraphicConverter 4.0.8 OSX *
Jade 1.2

Internet
AOL Instant Messenger 4.3.1232
Better Telnet 2.0b4
Eudora 5.1
Eudora Light 3.1.3
Fetch 4.0 PPC
Fetch 4.0 68K
Interarchy 5.0 *
Internet Config 2.5d2
Internet Explorer 5
MACAST Lite 2.1
MacSSH 68K 2.1fc1 *
MacSSH PPC 2.1fc1 *
MT-NewsWatcher 3.1
Napster 1.0b1.1
Netscape Communicator™ 4.7.8 *
Netscape Communicator™ 6.1 *
Niftytelnet SSH 1.1r3
NiftyTelnet 1.1 FAT
Outlook Express 5
RealPlayer 8 6.0
Windows Media Player 7.01

Others
DarkSide of the Mac 5.0.6
Default Folder 3.1.2 *
Disinfectant 3.7.1
Extension Overload 5.9.1 *
GURU 2.9
Kaleidoscope 2.3.1
MacUser's Kaleidoscope Winners
Mariner LE 3.1.4
MP3 Rage 3.7 *
SoundApp68K 2.7.3
SoundAppPPC 2.7.3
SoundJam MP Free 2.5.3

Utilities
Acrobat Reader 3.0 68K
Acrobat Reader 5.0 PPC
ADBProbe 1.0.3
Aladdin DropStuff 6.0.1
Aladdin Expander™ 6.5 *
BBEdit Lite 6.1.1 *
BBTidy 1.0b9 *
FinderPop 1.9.2
PopChar Lite 2.7.2
PrintToPDF 2.2.5 *
SCSIProbe 5.2
ShrinkWrap™ 2.1
Sleeper 3.5 *
Snitch 2.6.5
Snitch 2.6.6 Updater
TechTool 3.0.1 *
Tex-Edit Plus 4.1.2 PPC
Tex-Edit Plus 4.1.3b2 OSX*
textSOAP 3.0.4 *

Apple Contents

Carbonlib 1.0.4
Carbonlib 1.4 *
Disc Burner 1.0.1
Disk Copy 6.3.3
HyperCard Player 2.4.1
iMovie Update 2.0.3
MRJ 2.2.5
OpenGL 1.2.1
ResEdit 2.1.3
* New or updated since the previous CDOQ

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November Demo by Thomas Carlson

Mike's Marbles 1.1a
This is a tetris like game that is fun to play. There are many different variations of the classic game. Requires System 7 or higher. $25.00 .

Mike's Cards 1.8a

Features:

$25.00.

CrushFTP 3.0b14 OSX
CrushFTP is a lightning fast FTP server with users/groups, ratios, quotas, bandwidth limiters, remote admin, virtual serving, redundancy, load balancing, virtual directories, and can even discover your WAN IP if you're behind a NAT firewall. It's simple to setup, but still has advanced features no other FTP server has. Combine three servers into one with virtual serving! Requires OS X with MRJ 2.2.5 and the Swing Java component. $25.00.

SoundHack 0.890b13 Carbon
SoundHack is a soundfile processing program for the Macintosh. It performs many utility and esoteric sound processing functions available nowhere else. These functions make SoundHack invaluable to computer musicians, sound effects designers, multimedia artists, webmasters and anyone else who enjoys working with sound.

Features:

Free.

SwitchBack 3.4.1 Carbon
SwitchBack makes it easy and safe to synchronize two disks, so that both contain your most recently updated documents. Simply choose two folders to compare, and SwitchBack does the rest, quickly and painlessly. The two folders can reside on the same or different disks, or on two computers connected by a network, or even over the Internet. You can ask SwitchBack to tell you in detail what it is doing, or let it go to work, only advising you when there's a problem. It has been designed principally for those people with two computers (especially desktop and PowerBook) who need to ensure that they have the most recent version of their documents available to them. Free.

MacSolitaire 1.6 Carbon
Classic solitaire game for the Macintosh. Free.

 

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Security Alert!

From Your Shareware Team

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Tip O' the Month

Nothing this month.-------------------------------------------------

SIMPLY MAC

Mac basics we sometimes forget

I guess nobody is interested in how to eject a floppy disk OR booting from another drive. Well, you will just have to wonder. PHLUPLFFFF!

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NEW PRODUCT RELEASES

My choices, only, out of hundreds of items every month. Drop me a note for YOUR favorite. Links below are either info about or actual downloads, and include commercial products, as well as shareware. These do NOT include demos or beta releases. You might check out Version Tracker for more.
® means update to recently released CDOQ item. Wish we could catch them all....

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iMovie 2.1.1 - digital video editing system


BBEdit 6.5 - popular HTML & text editing tool

BBEdit Lite 6.1.2 - lite version of the powerful text editor

Deneba Canvas 8.0 - vector, bitmap, text media illustration software

Extension Overload 5.9.2 - extension, control panel, CSM & CMM info tool

Fetch 4.0.1 - popular ftp client

File Buddy 6.1.4 - Extensive desktop & file/folder editing & task tool

FoldersSynchronizer 2.2b13 - tool to synch and backup files and folders

Adobe Illustrator 10.0 - popular vector graphics creation tool

MP3 Rage 3.9 - Gnutella/Napster client, MP3 tag editor, player, cataloger...

TechTool Pro 3.0.5 - hardware/software diagnostic tool

Nisus Writer 6.0.3 - full featured, multilingual word processor

SMUG Navigation Bar

Andromeda Galaxy

credits

©copyright 2001, Louis Bookbinder - booky1@earthlink.net
other sources credited where known. Trademark credits, where omitted, remain with their owners  -   updated 22 October 2001

 

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