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-image-Copy files from a damaged iPod

in the wee hours
Copy files from a damaged iPod: "While there are about four dozen programs for copying songs back off of your iPod, not one of them works correctly when there are starting to be hard drive errors on the iPod. I learned this the hard way this weekend, when my girlfriend reminded me that I still hadn't uploaded her music after a hard drive crash a month ago.Well, given that OS X has a BSD layer, I knew I could pull something off. It turns out that when trying to copy a file that is bad from an iPod, Read more [...]

-image-Parallels Build 3186 Download Mirror

in the wee hours

Parallels Build 3186 Download Mirror: “This download was sponsored by
to test the beta of our new high-speed download service.

v v v v v v v
> > >
Click here
to download Parallels Desktop for Mac (English) Build 3186.
< < <"

(Via nfshost.)

-image-FrostWire FREE peer-to-peer application

in the wee hours » Official Website & Free Download «: "FrostWire is a high quality, FREE peer-to-peer application. No content filters, No commercial nags. Just pure choice, provided to you at no cost. ... now with BitTorrent support" (Via frostwire.) Read more [...]

-image-News: Parallels Desktop for Mac update emerges from beta

in the wee hours

News: Parallels Desktop for Mac update emerges from beta: “Parallels Desktop for Mac’s newest release is out of beta testing and into final release on Tuesday.

Note: as of posting download not yet available.

(Via MacCentral.)

-image-iDropper : Provides simple, secure, and reliable FTP file uploading

in the wee hours
iDropper: "iDropperTM is an FTP file transfer system in two parts: The iDropper application, and the uploader client "droplets" which it creates. You can distribute the droplets (Mac or Windows) to anyone you wish, or use them on your own desktop. A droplet is a mini-application that sits on the computer desktop as an icon. Once a droplet is configured, FTP file transfer is accomplished simply by dragging files and folders onto the desktop icon. End users require no knowledge of FTP protocols, Read more [...]

-image-Download at MediaFork

in the wee hours

Download at MediaFork: “MediaFork is a GPL’d multiplatform, multithreaded DVD to MPEG-4 ripper/converter originally based on HandBrake, available for MacOS X, Linux and Windows.”


(Via MediaFork.)

-image-Replace Your Menubar Clock. Plus Get More Control of Screen Brightness.

in the wee hours
Replace Your Menubar Clock. Plus Get More Control of Screen Brightness.: "Each week I sniff around the bowels of MacUpdate. In between the dank and musty smells of old Mac OS code, I sometimes stumble across a particularly sweet smelling OS X application. Actually, I often do. MacUpdate is loaded with the stuff. VersionTracker’s another great place to point your olfactory apparatus.… > (Via AppleMatters.) Read more [...]

-image-Azarhi Software

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Azarhi Software: "Do Something When is a system preference pane that allows the user to watch for drives mounting and un-mounting, allowing them to launch or quit applications, whenthese events happen. You can launch iTunes when your music hard drive gets mounted, you can quit iTunes when you eject the drive. This is just an example of what can be done." (Via azarhi.) Read more [...]

-image-News: Camino beta adds privacy and security features

in the wee hours

News: Camino beta adds privacy and security features: “Popular Macintosh Web browser, Camino, has been updated as a beta and has added several new features.


(Via MacCentral.)

-image-Analyst: Leopard Event and Ultra-Portables?

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Analyst: Leopard Event and Ultra-Portables?: “Analyst Ben Reitzes with UBS Investment Research published (via Appleinsider) another research report this week with a couple of new predictions about Apple.

– ‘We believe Apple is likely to hold another event by April or May to…”

(Via MacRumors.)

-image-Hidden Details from iPhone Keynote Speech

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Hidden Details from iPhone Keynote Speech: “Actioncorp TV posts an interesting video (Youtube) detailing some features of the iPhone which were glossed over during the keynote.

These ‘hidden’ features include:

– Calendar screenshot, and interface

(Via MacRumors.)

-image-iPhone ad to air during Oscars

in the wee hours

iPhone ad to air during Oscars: “According to a report on MacCentral today, Apple will advertise its upcoming iPhone during this weekend’s Oscar broadcast…”

(Via MacMinute.)

-image-Blogging software MarsEdit changes hands

in the wee hours
Blogging software MarsEdit changes hands: "Daniel Jalkut of Red Sweater Software informed us today that the company announced today that it has acquired MarsEdit, the popular weblog publishing software, from NewsGator Technologies, Inc. The acquisition promises an exciting future for the application, which provides an intuitive, email-like interface to the web's most popular publishing systems. 'I've already sent a bunch of feature requests to Daniel,' said Brent Simmons, MarsEdit's original Read more [...]

-image-Apple, Cisco smoke peace pipe on iPhone

in the wee hours

Apple, Cisco smoke peace pipe on iPhone: “iPhone, meet the iPhone. Both companies will be able to use the name after agreeing to settle a trademark infringement lawsuit.

(Via Ars Technica.)

-image-Sloth: display a list of all open files

in the wee hours
Sloth: "Sloth"Sloth is a program that displays a list of all open files in use by all the applications your user account is running on the system -- this list includes IP and Unix sockets, character devices and directories. This list is presented along with the names of applications using the file and their process IDs. Sloth thus makes it easy to find out which applications are using which files. Includes support for list filtering, process killing, sorting, timed updating and more. (Via sveinbjorn.) Read more [...]