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Review: Arrows (Puzzle Game) for iOS – Challenges in Every Direction

Posted on 28/08/2012 by Ian Fuchs

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Puzzles are a great way to pass the time, and are a great way to retool your mind to think creatively and quickly. The iOS platform has been a great place to loads of puzzle-type games to find a home. Arrows is an awesome puzzle game that is highly addictive and fun to play!


Tweetbot for Mac Alpha Shut Down Due to New Twitter API Rules

Posted on 28/08/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Tapbots, developers of the popular Tweetbot third-party Twitter apps, have announced that they will be closing the public alpha of Tweetbot for Mac. The closure is due to Twitter’s new rules on how many people can be authorized to use any application at any one time.


Review: DreamCat – An Addictive Cat-Themed Endless Runner for iOS

Posted on 27/08/2012 by John Manners


In the endless runner genre, there have been a lot of different plots and objectives that developers have come up with to try to bring some fresh competition and make their game that much more unique and help it stand out. Vellum Interactive’s latest game for iOS proves just that. DreamCat is an endless runner in which you have to guide Terrence in his dream world while collecting cheeseburgers.


Giveaway: VMWare Fusion 5 (5 Days, 5 Winners!)

Posted on 27/08/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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To celebrate version 5 of VMWare Fusion, MacTrast is giving away 5 copies of the software to 5 lucky readers over the next 5 days (do you notice a common theme here?)! As with all of our giveaways, entering to win a free copy of VMWare Fusion 5 is easy!


Review: QuickBrowser for OS X

Posted on 25/08/2012 by Jim Gresham


Sometimes, launching Safari for a quick view or look-up is cumbersome. It would be nice if just a quick look window could easily and concisely show what is needed. Enter QuickBrowser, which is an OS X app that just gives you the basics, while still offering full functionality.


Parallels Desktop 8 to Launch on September 4th

Posted on 23/08/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Parallels, makers of the popular Parallels Desktop Windows-on-Mac virtual machine software, have announced that Parallels Desktop 8 will launch on September fourth, although the company hasn’t provided many details about the release.


Apple Releases Remote Desktop Admin 3.6.1

Posted on 23/08/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple’s server products are ignored and forgotten, but they shouldn’t be. It makes some great software for managing file servers and remote management, including Remote Desktop, which has just been update to version 3.6.1.


Sketchbook Pro 6 Hits The Mac App Store

Posted on 23/08/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Autodesk has issued a major update to its Sketchbook Pro app, which is now available to download exclusively on the Mac App Store. Sketchbook Pro 6 features a revamped user interface as well as improved color selection tools and easy paintbrush modification.


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