Math SteelCave Challenge: Math in Space

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Barcelona, Spain – Titan Deep Space Company today is pleased to announce that Math SteelCave Challenge (MSCC), is now available for iPhone and iPad, and iPod touch. Developed with Metal API, MSCC is an educational and interactive 3D game that generates random math exercises In an infinite steel cave.

Achieving an interest in mathematics that reaches all ages is a primary goal for us. To that end, the company has developed a version of Math Combat Challenge specially designed for people aged nine years and older: Math SteelCave Challenge. This version is located inside a powerful starship, within an infinite steel cave in space, where various obstacles appear, and also some elements, such as enemy ships or drones, which will try to prevent us from resolving the mathematical exercises with calm. The player will have to aim the ship to the numbers and shoot the lasers, solving the static and dynamic random panels, from sums to equations.

Math for young and not so young:
Math SteelCave Challenge is designed especially at young people from the age of nine, and it is designed to be fun and challenging for all ages. We intend to create several modules with different possibilities and mathematical challenges, and this second module is specially inspired in space. If you want a game for children, we also have Math Classroom Challenge for kids aged 4 to 12.

The game allows you to set the type of operations to solve, and the maximum number of errors, or an unlimited number of errors. No violence has been added to the game, just explosions and effects that you can see in many scifi movies, with very quiet sounds and music.

Learn math and how to fly a starship:
The spacecraft has realistic inertia, and will allow the player to develop motor skills and real sense in a 3D space environment, having to maneuver carefully in order to correctly target the solutions, while avoiding being destroyed by surrounding objects, and the spacecraft and drones that will appear around them.

“Math SteelCave Challenge is available for iOS (iPhone/iPad), and we are considering publishing it for Windows and Mac if players are interested,” explained Ignacio Campomanes, developer at Titan Deep Space Company. “We started with mobile devices because these kinds of games can then take you everywhere, and enjoy mathematics anywhere. This environment is already included as a free scenario in Math Combat Challenge for Windows and Mac, so if you own that game, you have Math SteelCave Challenge for these operating systems. Mathematics for everyone.”

Device Requirements:
* iPhone 5s or later and iPod touch (6th generation)
* iPad Pro (2nd generation) or later
* Requires iOS 9.0 or later
* 751 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Math SteelCave Challenge 1.0 is only $1.99 USD (with no additional purchases or on-screen advertising) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. For more information, please contact Ignacio Campomanes.

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Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, Titan Deep Space Company is a software company developing educational games for Windows/Mac/iOS. We think learning science can be fun and entertaining. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 Titan Deep Space Company. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

DEVONtechnologies joins WinterFest with great apps for a great price

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Coeur d’Alene, Idaho – It’s that time of the year again: DEVONtechnologies and eleven like-minded makers of genuine Mac software have teamed up for their traditional year-end celebration of hand-crafted software for writers, designers, and thinkers. Apps created by real people, not faceless corporations, and designed to work together. A basket of carefully selected applications, not a faceless bundle of random products.

Customers buy any of the participating products with the exclusive discount by using the common coupon code WINTERFEST2017 in the respective company’s online shop. For a limited time, DEVONtechnologies, Aeon Timeline, Eastgate, Hog Bay Software, Houdah Software, Literature and Latte, ProVUE, Nisus, Smile Software, Sonny Software, and Take Control Books offer their tools and ebooks all for a fair price and directly from the people who make them:

* DEVONthink Pro Office: Your paperless Mac office
* DEVONagent Pro: Your personal research assistant
* Aeon Timeline: The timeline tool for creative thinking
* Bookends: The reference manager you’ve been looking for
* HoudahSpot: Powerful file search for Mac
* Nisus Writer Pro: Powerful word processing for your Mac
* PDFpen Pro: Powerful PDF editing
* ProVUE Panorama X: Spreadsheet-like high-speed data processing
* Scapple: Quickly capture and connect ideas
* Storyspace: Serious hypertext narrative
* Take Control Books: Essential books about Mac and iOS
* Task Paper: Make lists and get organized
* TextExpander: Type more with less effort
* Tinderbox: Visualize and organize your notes, plans, and ideas

WinterFest assembles many of the best-of-breed tools for writing and research for the Mac. These innovative applications bring recent developments in research and advances in engineering to the desktop, addressing many of the most challenging facets of knowledge work. Each of them is the work of a small design team or a passionate designer, bringing devoted craftsmanship to a field too often dominated by corporate blandness.

The Together page shows real-life examples how these tools work together hand in hand to enable their users create something new without struggling with software that throws stones into their way.

“Our customers love to create something new. They collect, organize, write. With DEVONthink Pro Office, DEVONagent Pro, and the other apps in this WinterFest they can do this without the computer getting in the way of their creativity.” – Eric Bohnisch-Volkmann, President of DEVONtechnologies.

“What a great list to be part of. I love Scapple as a simple as possible thinking space. I wrote my first app integration for TextExpander on iOS years ago. Tinderbox is an original that I look to for new ideas in my own software.” – TaskPaper inventor Jesse Grosjean.

“You don’t discover inspired design in focus groups. Artisanal software is filled with ideas, ambition, and a passion to make things right. Using all these tools together lets our team build better software while engaging the rest of the research community.” – Mark Bernstein, developer of Tinderbox.

More information:
Customers buy any of the participating products with the exclusive discount by using the common coupon code WINTERFEST2017 in the respective company’s online shop. More information about the WinterFest 2017 offer is available on their website. Participating companies may also have their own landing pages accessible from their web sites or blogs.

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DEVONtechnologies LLC creates end-user and server applications for the Mac and iOS platforms that enhance productivity, organization, and user experience with unique artificial intelligence technology. All applications are focused on both ease of use and satisfying the needs of even the most savvy users. The underlying DEVONtechnology is a flexible and versatile foundation that can be used for a large range of purposes from databases, data mining, and information retrieval to human-computer interfaces. DEVONtechnologies LLC was founded 2002 and incorporated 2004, and is today headquartered in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, USA. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 DEVONtechnologies LLC. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, Macintosh and Mac OS X are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

Dot Com Infoway Launches Mobile App Business Consultation Services

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Chennai, India – Dot Com Infoway, a leading Award-winning mobile solutions agency that recently won the Clutch nomination as world’s leader in mobile app marketing, has added Mobile App Business Consultation services to its portfolio of services. The newly launched services aim to help app developers and owners effectively promote their apps and attain all client and revenue-based objectives.

“We have launched the mobile app business consultation services to share our experiences and learning with other app developers and owners, helping them chart the path to success without much trial and tribulation,” reveals Mr. C. R. Venkatesh, MD & CEO, Dot Com Infoway.

The mobile app business consultation services have six sub-services to cater to various business needs of its clients:

* Turning business ideas into products: With this service, DCI will help would-be entrepreneurs brush and polish their application idea into an optimal product and a realizable business model.

* Market readiness and maturity assessment: DCI would conduct thorough market research to determine the right time for the launch of services / products to ensure maximum exposure for the clients’ business.

* Risk mitigation and cost reduction: There are several risks and high cost involved in developing and promoting a mobile app. DCI, drawing from its vast experience, will help businesses in developing and marketing their apps in a risk-free and cost-effective manner.

* Competitive analysis: Creating mobile apps is a highly competitive field. DCI will help its clients in ascertaining the strengths and weaknesses of its competitors.

* App marketing & store submission: The company would leverage its wide experience in promoting client apps to offer effective app marketing and store submission services to its clients.

* ASO: App Store Optimization is imperative for a sustained success of any app. DCI would manage all aspects of ASO for its client apps.

“DCI is known globally for creating engaging and technologically advanced mobile apps as well as for driving mobile app’s growth through well-thought marketing initiatives. We are sure that through our newly launched service, we would be able to serve a diverse client base around the globe,” says Mr. Venkatesh enthusiastically.

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Dot Com Infoway provides 360 App and Web solutions that turn your ideas into world-class products and help you reach your target customer. DCI has been a leader in creating user-centric and functional business & marketing solutions since 2000. We at DCI manage all your IT and marketing needs, so you can just focus on your core business. DCI’s services start right from the concept stage to span business consultation, market research, product development, multi-platform marketing and spreads through server and customer support activities. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 Dot Com Infoway. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

New Spatial Puzzle Carves a Slot in the iOS Game Market

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Oxford, United Kingdom – Indie developer, Sergey Anisimov today is proud to announce the release of Inangle 1.1, a puzzle game which aims to be the “digital successor” of the Rubik’s cube phenomenon. Currently only available for iOS systems, Inangle has been developed to provide first class puzzle fun in a way that is easy on the eye.

Clear, minimalistic and beautifully designed, Inangle uses strong colors and geometric shapes to test your logic. It is an app aimed at anyone who enjoys grappling with spatial riddles but who doesn’t want to be distracted by whistles and bells. The basic premise of Inangle is that users have to logically find the best way to move, arrange and untangle a series of basic geometric shapes, such as squares and triangles.

Interaction with the game comes from basic gestures, such as swipe or tap, which rotate and shuffle the pieces of the puzzle on the game board. Starting from either a shuffled or complete board, Inangle eases players into untangling or creating attractive spatial patterns. The gripping game then quickly escalates to new levels of complexity, providing players with the potential for many hours of satisfaction in solving tough challenges.

Inangle Highlights:
* Three difficulty levels
* Shuffled or complete board
* Clear colors
* Minimalistic interface

“I want Inangle to be the first true digital successor of the Rubik’s cube,” explained Sergey Anisimov, designer of Inangle. “There is well-documented evidence that puzzles can stimulate the brain, as well as creating a fun past time. The thinking behind Inangle is that a game can be pleasurable and easy on the eye, while at the same time challenging and gripping. Inangle uses a minimalistic design and a simple interface, to make it easy to use and enjoyable. It also offers plenty of interest and stimulation to keep players coming back for more. I feel one of the best advantages of Inangle is the limitless possibilities it offers. Unlike some game apps which can quickly become repetitive or limiting, Inangle offers you literally millions of amazing combinations. So, whether you like your puzzles easy or tough, Inangle will grip you.”

Language Support:
Inangle supports English, Spanish, French and Russian

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, iPad Pro and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 9.0 or later
* Optimized for the iPhone 5 through iPhone 8, the new iPhone X
* 19.3 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Inangle 1.1 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games/Puzzles category. Promotional codes are available to members of the press. For more information, please contact Sergey Anisimov.

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Sergey Anisimov is a computer scientist with a love for puzzles and riddles. He has a strong mathematical and analytical background as well as more than 20 years’ experience of building complex software applications and components. Copyright (C) 2017 Sergey Anisimov. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

Dynamic Updates Made To Crazy Shapes: Run Adventure

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Dublin, Ireland – Leading mobile game developer, DP Space LP, has announced game-changing updates to its hugely popular App, Crazy Shapes: Run Adventure, introducing new features and an improved gaming experience.

Launched in 2017, Crazy Shapes: Run Adventure is a fun, complex and massively addictive running game. An intriguing and complex background story adds depth and interest to this fast paced game whereby players are tasked with controlling their hero, Cuebit, as he faces a number of obstacles on his way to activate the portal.

Initial features include the ability to change into other characters according to requirements, the collection of solar rewards, the use of power-ups and the chance to earn rewards at every level! A free platform game for every age, Crazy Shapes: Run Adventure challenges players to use their skill and coordination to jump over obstacles and change shapes in order to control movement and achieve the ultimate goal of activating every portal through a number of levels in order to defeat the enemy.

The game has 4 main characters. Each of them has its own unique abilities. You have to switch between heroes to pass the test. Here are the characters of the game:

* Cuebit is a born leader. Ability-a jump
* Fracto is a calm and focused character. Can decay into ions and reassemble
* Surger has explosive character. Can break hurdles and crush enemies
* Judger is cold-minded. Can shoot with a laser beam

* The game is suitable for all ages
* It contains a very complex background story
* The gameplay is smooth as is the game control
* Great graphics, sound effects, and music
* The app allows you to change the shapes into other characters or other shapes
* Use the power-ups to help you pass each of the levels

The company has made further developments and added new features in order to enhance user enjoyment. These developments include:

* A redesign of the control system of the game – updates to the control system means that users can now more easily control their character using just one hand for added convenience and comfort.

* New features – New obstacles have been added and, existing obstacles within the game have been refined and redefined adding new depth and challenge to the game.

* New processing of system boosters – additional boosters have been added to increase the game’s excitement.

The Boosters are:
* Magnet – allows you to collect solars throughout the level in the range of the booster, and not just those that directly “hurt” the character. Solars are attracted automatically to the hero throughout the level.

* Shield – gives protection to the player from all obstacles and enemies but this booster works only 2 times during the level.

* Slowdown – slows down the time when approaching the obstacle, if the hero had an activiviron character that does not match this obstacle, thus giving the player time to decide and select the right character before the hero comes into contact with the obstacle.

Also all boosters work throughout the level, you select them at the beginning, and then they operate the entire level. Also all boosters can be used together – that is, you can choose everything at once for any level and pass the level much more fun and exciting (to add all boosters, you need to open additional cells). Boosters open during the game and are not immediately available.

Improved Training-Detailed tutorial for beginners to start playing the game easily. Developers added the possibility of resurrection on levels – for this you need either to look at the advertisement, or to spend a small amount of Solars, also redesigned the menu – adding the selection of boosters before the levels, added animated tutorials and how to do it. Other developmental changes include a number of bug fixes and an improved user interface.

The technical director, Denis Podolyak says “We get feedback from the players and continue to work on improving the gameplay, graphics and other important components of the game, so that players continue to enjoy the game.”

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 9.2 or later
* 188 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Crazy Shapes 1.1.4 is currently available for Free with in-app purchases on the App Store in the Games category.

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Denis Podolyak, the Technical Director (CTO) of DP SPACE LP has been developing mobile applications and websites since 2011 and they were great success too. He did educational, play and commercial projects on the territory of Russia and the CIS. Denis is one of the key person behind the game “Crazy Shapes: Run Adventure.” All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 DP SPACE LP. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

12StarApps Unveils its Christmas Special Roundup – 23 Apps up to 70% Off

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Mons, Belgium – 12StarApps is back with its Christmas Special app roundup as the third iteration this year starting December 20th 2017, featuring 23 apps made by European developers for iPhone, iPad, and Mac. It is right on time to grab apps for these shiny new device gifts. Applications from various categories are represented with discounts up to 70%. Participating Apps include:

* Notebooks (Alfons Schmid – AT): Create documents, manage tasks, store and organize files. 2,29 Euro – 71% Off
* Notebooks for Mac (Alfons Schmid – AT): Create documents, manage tasks, store and organize files. 9,99 Euro – 52% Off
* Working Copy (Applied Phasor – DK): Powerful Git client for iOS. 11,99 Euro – 30% Off
* GIF’ted (Bitfield AB – SE): Turn your movies into animated GIF’s. 6,75 Euro – 25% Off
* Submerge (Bitfield AB – SE): Hardcoded subtitles for all your needs. 15 Euro – 25% Off
* iStopMotion for iPad (Boinx Software – DE): Tell your story, one frame at a time. 5,49 Euro – 50% Off
* mimoLive Reporter (Boinx Software – DE): Be live on air when it matter. 5,49 Euro – 50% Off
* QuickScale (CodingMammoth – BE): Resize many pictures in seconds. 1,09 Euro – 68% Off
* Carbo (Creaceed – BE): Handwriting in the Digital Age. 5,49 Euro – 39% Off
* Prizmo for iOS (Creaceed – BE): Pro Scanning, OCR and Speech. 7,99 Euro – 27% Off
* Prizmo for Mac (Creaceed- BE): Pro Scanning, OCR and Speech. 38,99 Euro – 30% Off
* PocketCAS for iOS (Daniel Alm – DE): Advanced graphing calculator and algebra solver. 4,99 Euro – 50% Off
* PocketCAS for Mac (Daniel Alm – DE): Advanced graphing calculator and algebra solver. 9,99 Euro – 50% Off
* Timing (Daniel Alm – DE): Automatically track time in app, documents and websites. 36,75 Euro – 25% Off
* VideoGrade (Flainez Apps – ES): A color grading editor for videos and photos. 4,49 Euro – 35% Off
* Where To? (FutureTap GmbH – DE): Discover the best locations to eat, shop, party and relax! 0,99 Euro – 71% Off
* Remote Buddy (IOSPIRIT GmbH – DE): Control 100 Mac apps with Apple Remote, iPhone or Apple TV. 19,99 Euro – 20% Off
* Money for iOS (Jumsoft – LT): Your sweetest accounting application. 2,29 Euro – 58% Off
* Money for Mac (Jumsoft – LT): Your sweetest accounting application. 21,99 Euro – 50% Off
* ColorSnapper 2 (Koole Sache – AT): The macOS color picker app for designers & developers. 6,99 Euro – % Off
* Byword for iOS (Metaclassy Lda. – PT): Great for taking notes and writing essays. 3,49 Euro – 50% Off
* Byword for Mac (Metaclassy Lda. – PT): Great for taking notes and writing essays. 6,99 Euro – 46% Off
* Linky (Pragmatic Code – BE): Post to Twitter and Facebook with simplicity. 2,29 Euro – 44% Off

App listing is available on the 12StarApps online. Apps are sold either through Apple’s App Store (or Mac App Store) or directly from developers’ website (Mac apps only). The 2017 Christmas featuring takes place from Wednesday, December 20th to Tuesday, January 2nd (23:59 GMT 1). Apps are Offered for an ephemeral special pricing, with discount of up to 70%. All the apps featured on the website can be purchased individually.

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12StarApps is a collaborative project that brings together a number of European developers behind some of the finest and most popular apps on iOS and Mac. An initiative of Creaceed SPRL, Belgium. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2013 Creaceed SPRL. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, macOS, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

NeoFinder Mac 7.2 – Faster, and with Metdata Presets

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Bonn, Germany – Norbert M. Doerner today released NeoFinder 7.2, the second major update for NeoFinder 7. The new version includes a powerful Metadata Presets Editor to make handling large data sets easier. Also new are a massively faster Find Duplicates engine and a new Find Unique Files feature. Updating large existing catalogs is much faster now, and a elegant new fill bar quickly display the kind of data contained on a cataloged disk.

NeoFinder 7.2 is a free update to all NeoFinder 7.x users. NeoFinder 7.x is a paid upgrade to licensed users of NeoFinder 6.x and the old CDFinder, upgrade price starting at 19 Euros. New licenses start at 29 Euros for a NeoFinder Private License.

New features and enhancements of NeoFinder 7.2:
* Metadata Presets Editor: Create multiple XMP metadata presets, assign them to one or multiple items with just a mouse click, export and import them, or create them from existing files
* Find Duplicates is massively faster now! Really massively. Really!
* New option to find Unique Files in the Find Duplicates window, and yes, it is also incredibly fast
* Fill Bar in Details View for catalog folders, to quickly see what is on your disks. You can even click on parts to quickly display all items of the kind in that catalog
* New option to display file names without their name suffixes
* New option to keep folders sorted together in all four view styles
* Extended AppleScript commands to find in just some catalogs, or to run complex find queries
* You can now store your Albums and Smart Folders inside the NeoFinder database folder, so they can be shared with multiple users of NeoFinder on a file server
* In macOS High Sierra, NeoFinder can now generate audio previews for FLAC files, too
* You can now export the content of Albums into text files
* New option to display Ratings in the Icon View
* The Sort menu for Icon View, Column View, and Details View now also has an option to sort by EXIF date
* All export column titles no longer use “:” in their names, making the import in other tools easier
* “Open with…” now also works with files that are actually “bundles” or “packages”, like Final Cut Pro X projects
* You can now search for XMP Location and Usage Terms fields in the Find Editor and Smart Folders
* Updating large catalogs is now massively faster and uses a lot less memory
* You can now generate Download URLs for your files in your Dropbox, to share that file with other people
* Improved the display of data in the Inspector
* A new “What’s New” window shows a short overview of the new features in new versions
* Improved error handling of Dropbox cataloging, and the option to keep a partial catalog when the cataloging is cancelled
* A new “plus” button in the Inspector allows you to quickly open the keywords window with just one click, to edit your keywords
* The ThumbnailHelper tool that NeoFinder uses to safely generate thumbnails is now also 64bit
* Cataloging now recognises “.inx” Adobe InDesign files
* Fixes a problem when sorting List View by Rating
* Fixes a problem when cataloging certain AIFF files with an ID3 tag segment
* Fixes a problem when reverting the sort order with the sort menu
* Fixes a problem finding items with no keywords
* Minor visual improvements for macOS High Sierra

* NeoFinder 7.2 requires Mac OS X 10.7 or later

NeoFinder Highlights:
Cataloging – NeoFinder catalogs metadata of songs, movies, fonts, and photos, including the MP3-Tags of several audio file formats, EXIF, GPS, and IPTC data of photos. NeoFinder also edits Adobe XMP data, including keywords. All these are arranged clearly in the user interface, and can be extensively searched. For numerous photo and video formats, fonts, text files, and even audio files, NeoFinder generates thumbnails during cataloging, displaying them in all list and icon views.

Networking – Store your catalog database on a server for access from all Macs in the network, and with the sidekick product abeMeda (was CDWinder for Windows) even from Microsoft Windows.

Mobile – Keep your NeoFinder database with you on your iPhone or iPad with the separate NeoFinder for iOS app.

Integration – Offering a tight connection to major productivity tools, such as Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Roxio Toast, FileMaker Pro, Apples Spotlight and Finder, and the extensive support of drag&drop into other applications, NeoFinder can support many workflow scenarios. The AppleScript support in NeoFinder allows custom integrations of all kinds.

Geotagging – Only NeoFinder offers the integrated GeoFinder, which searches for photos taken near a spot, or the KMZ export for coordinates and photo thumbnails as a way to give geolocated photos to friends. NeoFinder can even geotag photos itself, no other software needed. And only NeoFinder displays important facts about any geolocation in the truly unique Wikipedia Inspector.

Since the initial release of CDFinder 1.0 in 1996, more than 80,000 customers in 101 countries around the world are using CDFinder and now NeoFinder to organize their digital library, and manage their data archive and backups, including NASA, IKEA, BBC, Mattel, Rand McNally, Pfizer, Random House, Oracle, Manowar, and Warner Bros.

Language Support:
* German, English, French, Swedish, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, and Japanese

System Requirements:
* Requires Mac OS X v10.7 – macOS High Sierra 10.13
* Previous CDFinder and NeoFinder versions for older Mac OS versions are still available
* Separate app for iOS (iPhone and iPad) is available

Pricing and Availability:
NeoFinder 7.x is a paid upgrade to licensed users of NeoFinder 6.x and CDFinder, upgrade price starting at 19 Euros. Cross-grades for users of competing applications (DiskLibrary, FileFinder, CatFinder, Canto Cumulus, Disk Tracker, DiskCatalogMaker, Atomic View, iView Media Pro, Extensis Portfolio, and more) are available. A free NeoFinder demo version can be downloaded from the NeoFinder website, the price for new users starts at 29,00 (EUR). Multiple user packs are available for network users.

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Norbert M. Doerner is a computer scientist with a love for integration and cool products. He develops great Macintosh software since 1991. Popular products include the disk cataloger NeoFinder (was CDFinder), various plugins for the Finder, iPhoto and Aperture, and the audio transcription software All Material and Software Copyright (C) 1991-2017 Norbert M. Doerner. Apple, the Apple logo, Mac and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

24U releases 24U SimpleSound Plug-In 4.1 for FileMaker Pro 16

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Prague, Czech Republic – 24U Software has released its new version 4.1 of 24U SimpleSound Plug-In. This plug-in enables FileMaker Pro to play back audio in the background, without blocking the user interface, and manipulate ID3 metadata in the MP3 audio files, enabling any FileMaker database to serve as fully functional jukebox and music library at once.

The new version adds 64-bit compatibility with FileMaker Pro 14, 15, and 16, completely rewritten audio playback engine takes full advantage of the native audio formats supported by the host platform, and ID3 metadata support has been extended both to support wider range of ID3 tags, including lyrics and artworks, and to work on FileMaker Server as a server-side plug-in. 24U SimpleSound Plug-In allows FileMaker Pro developers to:

* Play back audio files stored on the user’s hard drive
* Play back audio files stored in container fields
* Use sound effects to make their solutions more accessible
* Pause and resume sound playback or start from specific offset
* Examine sound file’s information, such as length, file format, sampling rate, etc.
* Read MP3 file’s ID3 metadata, such as artist, album, or year of publishing
* Modify MP3 file’s ID3 metadata to fix or add missing information
* Set analog outputs to control electronic equipment

Sample uses of 24U SimpleSound Plug-In:
Existing customers use 24U SimpleSound Plug-in for a wide range of applications, including music licensing and copyright management, music production, sound-enabled inventory systems, audio notes sorting, or even phoniatric examination.

Michael Lau, COO of Round Hill Music depends on SimpleSound to efficiently organize thousands of audio files his company manages distribution rights for: “I have used 24uSoftware’s SimpeSound plugin in my music publishing creative solution since its inception. Throughout the years, the team at 24U has not only provided an outstanding plugin, but support to back it up. I have not found another developer that understands and empathizes with achieving the end result in an efficient and effective manner.”

The new version of 24U SimpleSound Plug-In has been improved to provide the following new features and more:

* 64-bit version fully compatible with FileMaker Pro 14, 15, and 16
* Playback engine completely rewritten allowing to use any OS-supported sound format
* Extended ID3 tags support to let user organize even more information about MP3 files
* Server-side ID3 manipulation for implementing better audio management workflows
* Improved registration process for seamless deployment in multi-user solutions

Benefits of the new features:
By being able to read and manipulate most of ID3 tags in MP3 files lets FileMaker developers create custom apps to manage music and audio archives without having to deal with other apps for metadata extraction.

The addition of artworks and lyrics support in ID3 manipulation features makes it possible to use FileMaker Pro as a fully functional music library and jukebox in one.

Manipulating ID3 tags from a server-side script running on FileMaker Server enables the FileMaker platform to be used as a powerful multi-user music and audio library organization tool with centralized audio data storage.

System Requirements and Compatibility:
24U SimpleSound Plug-In 4.1 requires OS X 10.10 Yosemite or newer and FileMaker Pro 13 or newer. Recommended is macOS 10.10 Sierra and FileMaker Pro 16 Advanced.

Windows 7 and FileMaker Pro 13 are minimum requirements for using the plug-in on the Windows platform. Windows 10 and FileMaker Pro 16 Advanced are recommended.

Pricing and Availability:
24U SimpleSound Plug-In 4.1 is immediately available for download free of charge as a fully functional 14-days trial version, which can be activated after purchasing a license code. Licenses for 24U SimpleSound Plug-In start at $49 per user, volume discounts are available for 5 or more users. Server licenses start at $499 (USD), discounted when buying for 2 or more servers. Optional Premium Support and Implementation service are available with the purchase of 24U SimpleSound Plug-In 4.1.

Existing customers can upgrade to the new version at 50% off the regular prices if placing order within 14 days upon release, and 30% off if buying later. Customers who have bought 24U SimpleSound Plug-In on or after November 10, 2017 or have got access to pre-release copy of the new version are eligible for free upgrade.

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Yummy Software Releases Yummy FTP Watcher 3 Upgrade

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Verwood, United Kingdom – Yummy Software is proud to announce Yummy FTP Watcher 3.0, a major upgrade to their automated file transfer app. Yummy FTP Watcher automates uploads, downloads and syncs between your Mac and any number of FTP/S + SFTP + WebDAV/S servers, watching chosen folders for changes and acting upon them. Working tirelessly in the background, no fuss, always ready, waiting, watching…

Modes of operation:

Folder-watch and transfer of new/changed items:
* Auto Upload
* Auto Upload + Archive(*)
* Auto Download
(*) Transferred items are moved to a user-selected folder

Schedule repeating(*) directory synchronizations:
* Sync : Mirror
* Sync : Update Mac
* Sync : Update Server
(*) Any hours, minutes, seconds, days, weeks, months

Watch Server Folder:
* Get notified when a server folder changes with a list of what has changed, so you can take action.

Flexible & Dependable:
Powered by the file transfer engine of our flagship Yummy FTP Pro app, all the connection options, speed and reliability you’d expect is provided, as well as useful features such as:

* Menubar-app background mode
* Unified watcher monitor + editor window
* Built-in local/remote folder browser
* Automatic reconnect & resume
* Filtering & specific exclusions
* Scheduling
* Bandwidth limiting
* Fine-grained logging
* Notification Center, Growl, email notifications

Version 3 includes :
* New Look Status – New information-packed status view makes for greater control and at-a-glance monitoring
* New Look Setup – Re-designed setup makes complex configurations a breeze with its intuitive UI
* New Watcher – Watch Server Folder monitors your website/server for changes and alerts you
* New Notifications – Interactive & informative notifications a complete history lookup
* New Log Viewer – Harness the powerful logging capabilities & easily inspect every detail of every action
* More Responsive – Re-worked core watcher engine provides near-immediate reaction to file system changes
* More Intelligent – On-the-fly integrity checking makes v3 even more resilient, fault-tolerant & trouble-free
* And More! – As usual, new Yummy apps are packed with extras at every step

System Requirements:
– Mac OS X 10.8 or later

Pricing and Availability:
Yummy FTP Watcher 3.0 costs $29.99 (USD) and is available directly from Yummy Software only. Upgrades cost $15 (USD). Customers who purchased directly from Yummy Software since 1st Sep 2017 can obtain a free upgrade. For more information, please contact Jason Downing.

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50% Off Deal on Moneyspire Personal Finance Software Quicken Alternative

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Bellflower, California – Moneyspire Inc., the maker of remarkably great personal finance software, has announced today a 50% off promotion for its personal finance software for Mac and Windows. Moneyspire is an excellent Quicken alternative, and brings your entire financial life together in one place, and helps give you peace of mind. Keep track of your bank accounts, credit cards, etc., and organize your transactions and see where your money is going. Set bill reminders and see all your upcoming payments so you never forget to pay a bill again. Set a budget for all your expenses and keep track of your progress to help you stick to your budget. Generate detailed reports and charts and see exactly where your money is going, and make tax time easier.

Enjoy these features to help you better manage your money:
* A clean easy-to-use interface
* Split transactions
* Reconciliation
* Investment account support
* Multiple currency support
* Optional Direct Connect with online bill pay
* Optional Moneyspire Connect service with easy transaction downloading from banks that don’t support Direct Connect
* Optional Moneyspire Cloud service making all your finances available anywhere you are
* Check printing
* OFX, QFX, QIF, QMTF and CSV file import
* Mobile companion app to help you manage your money on-the-go
* Easily move from Quicken & other personal finance apps
* Supports all countries, including USA, Canada, UK, Japan, etc.
* And much more

Enjoy these benefits of purchasing from Moneyspire:
* 60-day money back guarantee
* Supports both Mac and Windows (purchase includes both versions)
* Use on all the computers in your household
* Free email and phone support
* It doesn’t make you put your data online
* It doesn’t force you to use online features
* No costly subscription or forced upgrades

Moneyspire is the best software for managing your money, and is trusted by thousands of people all over the world, and is a great Quicken alternative. Manage your money smarter, simpler, and better with the Moneyspire personal finance software now.

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