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The market is incredibly well catered for when it comes to organising and finding matter data for your audio yet when it comes the video pickings are somewhat slimmer. iVI is an all in one meta data collector and video convertor meaning your iTunes library will show all cover art and show information.
Missing cover art or show information for your movies you’ve backed up? Looking to add program names to video files the easy way? iDentify 2 for Mac looks at your file, goes off to IMDB, TVDB and others to populate that missing information and download cover art.
OS X Mavericks will introduce iCloud Keychain, a way to not only safely store your passwords between devices but also create new random passwords when registering on websites. If you haven’t turned on iCloud Keychain during the setup process, when you come to fill out a form or register to a website you’ll be prompted to do so.
OS X Mavericks Activity Monitor gets a few new features and tabs, one of them being Energy. This monitors the energy impact an app will have on your battery life. Unsurprisingly flash scores a whoppingly high figure when it comes to battery drainage. Think of this as an almost dummies guide to what’s killing your battery life.
Welcome to the Circus of Values! BioShock and BioShock 2 both 50% off SRP from 23rd August to 3rd September! AAA titles are making their way to the mac at long last and let’s hope it’s not too much longer that one …
PixelPumper 1.2.1 has just been released with support for HTML editing, online drafts and a whole host of bug fixes. Alas it does come in the form of a rather price add on for £7.99 then again compared to other blog offerings it might not seem that bad a price
HideIPVPN is a VPN and SmartDNS service provider that makes your traffic appear to originate from the United States, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany or Canada. So if you wanted to watch USA Netflix, Hulu from anywhere but the USA, HideIPVPN does just that. In fact if you face any region blocks at all, HideIPVPN gets around them fuss free
Act quickly to Max Payne 3 for Mac now 75% off at Steam. For me Max Payne 3 felt a little too talky at first as if trying to shoe horn in the noir game styling but once the controls are setup properly and you settle down into the game it’s really ruddy good.
Muzzy is a tiny and gorgeous iTunes companion that lives on your Menu Bar, enabling you to control your iTunes library, view artwork and track names, and scribble, all from a small icon located in a convenient place.
If you’ve used a computer for any length of time you’ll be familiar with partition sizes, partition types during the setup phase but what about later on down the line? I’ve done it myself being overcautious or forgetting to create a spare one just for data. And so the search for Mac Partition manager brings us nicely onto this review.