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Adapter icon 1500x1500 icon thumb Adapter (Mac) 1.0 is here!!!!!!!!!

We've spent a large part of the last 6 months overhauling Adapter (Mac) to finally take it out of beta. Building a conversion utility that is user friendly, powerful and loaded with features has been one of the biggest challenges for us in the development of Adapter. Between the last release of Adapter (Mac) and this one, we've completely overhauled the user interface about three times and rewrote the vast majority of the back-end code. And now, today, we are happy to introduce to you the ultimate image, audio and video converter.

We've added many new features including time cropping, a crash reporter, custom resolution settings, custom output quailty settings but the crown jewel is the new flash video downloader. Adapter now comes with a an easy to use web browser and anytime it sees a flash video or audio file, it automatically downloads it. You can then right-click the flash file and send it for conversion to an audio or video file which can then be imported to iTunes or sent elsewhere.

This new update of Adapter is loaded with new features and functionality and we believe that it may now well be the best media converter available for Mac. But, with that said, we're not stopping yet so keep checking for updates and keep sending us feedback!

(And, yea. It's still 100% freeware).

Iexplorermobile icon 1024x1024 icon original icon thumb Awesome Files Connect (Mac) - 1.1

Awesome Files Connect for MAC fixes some bugs for lion:
1. Can't browse content by Safari on Lion.
2. Awesome Files can't show the file icon thumbnails.

Macroplant logo icon thumb 5 Windows Programs Updated!

We've just posted various bug fixes and other updates to the following programs. Included in these updates is a new auto-update framework which should allow the future updates for these apps to be installed quite smoothly.

  • Pod to PC - 4.0.2.9
  • Phone Disk (PC) - 1.1.1.5
  • iPhone Explorer (PC) - 2.1.2.2
  • Dupe Away (PC) - 2.0.0.2
  • Awesome Files Connect (PC) - 1.0.1.1
  • Dupeaway icon 512x512 icon thumb Dupe Away (PC) - 2.001

    Dupe Away (PC) 2.001 improves the ability to find duplicates in Library Files mode in both exact and +/-5% file size options. Several bugs are squashed as well.

    Iexplorer4 icon thumb iPhone Explorer now works on Power PCs (PPCs)!

    Power PC users rejoice!! iPhone Explorer (Mac) version 2.1.0.2 is a universal build that works on intel and now PPC computers.

    Iexplorermobile icon 1024x1024 icon original icon thumb Awesome Files Connect (PC) version 1.0.1

    The latest update of Awesome Files Connect for Windows fixes several significant bugs, adds a crash reporter, reduces the directory load times and improves the look of the icons.

    Dupeaway icon 512x512 icon thumb Dupe Away (PC) - 2.000

    Version 2.000 for PC significantly reduces startup speed for large iTunes libraries, as well as improving execution time overall. A crash reporter now captures all Dupe Away crashes, to inform developers of program issues. Miscellaneous bug fixes are included as well.

    Macroplant logo icon thumb itDJ (Mac) 0.9.6 (Beta-Release)

    New in 0.9.6: * Improvements to Automatic DJ. Check out the Auto DJ tab under Preferences to better control what exactly it does. * Lots of bugs fixed.

    Dupeaway icon 512x512 icon thumb Dupe Away (Mac) 2.1.0.1

    Dupe Away (Mac) 2.1.0.1 contains bug fixes for changing playlists during delete operations and dock icon badge duplicate counts.

    Iexplorer4 icon thumb iPhone Explorer (PC) 2.111

    iPhone Explorer 2.111 includes several bug fixes, additionally, hidden files on the iPhone can now be viewed (or hidden from the prefs menu).