Apparent introduces new take-it-with-you scanner

Doxie Go Plus or Wi-Fi

My test unit of the Doxie Go, released about three years ago, still works today, so why should I want to upgrade to one of the new models, the Doxie Go Plus or Go Wi-Fi? Well, for starters because Apparent offers one of the newer models at an upgrade price and I don’t even have to send the old one back. But there’s more: a better image quality should be part of the two new models, while the one that is really, really interesting has Wi-Fi.

1Password 5 for iOS 8 is here

1Password for iOS 8

1Password 5 for iOS 8 has Touch ID, direct Safari integration (finally!), App Extensions for your favorite apps, Wi-Fi Sync with attachments, freemium pricing, and so much more! Best of all, it’s a free upgrade for existing v4 customers.

Power Manager 4.3.0 Released

Power Manager 4.3 introduces support for remote management of Macs running Power Manager. This release also improves support for Apple’s forthcoming OS X 10.10, Yosemite.

Leap Motion to bring 3-D motion control to HP devices

Leap Motion, the company that is destined to change the future of the way humans interact with computers, announced a collaboration with HP to bring 3-D motion control to unique HP devices. The relationship will start with the Leap Motion Controller bundled with select HP products and evolve to unique HP devices embedded with Leap […]

KeyCue, the keyboard shortcut cheat sheet finally takes on life in menu bar

KeyCue screenshot

Ergonis Software informed me that KeyCue 6.4, a new version of the company’s keyboard shortcut cheat sheet will finally live in the OS X menu bar. KeyCue is a handy tool for learning and remembering keyboard shortcuts. Whenever the Command key is held down for a while, KeyCue displays a table with all keyboard shortcuts available in the currently active application, system-wide hotkeys, as well as key combinations for triggering macros in Keyboard Maestro, QuicKeys and iKeys.

PopChar 6: from character picker to font tool


Ergonis Software today released PopChar X 6.0, a major new release of the company’s award-winning tool for efficiently dealing with fonts and special characters. With the new version 6, PopChar has evolved from a plain character picker to a versatile font utility which lets you make the most of your installed fonts.