Mac Apps: Flip4Mac, Tweetbot, Acrobat, Java SDK
Mac, Mac, Mac app updates are ready for your dystopian downloading pleasure. Are you ready to roll those Adobe and Java SDK bones? Safer bets — Flip4Mac and Tweetbot — are also features in today’s Mac app report, so shuffle on in and get busy.
• Flip4Mac 3.1 (pdf release notes, download)
— Added support for Retina displays
— Added the ability to export to iTunes from Flip Player, including exporting both audio and video, or exporting just the audio portion of a movie
— Added iPad mini and iPod Nano scaling presets
— Plus tweaks and bug fixes
The punchline with Tweetbox 1.2 is that you must install it, because older versions will be locked out from March 5, 2013.
• Tweetbot 1.2 (Mac App Store, $19.99)
— New options for menubar icon and dock badge. See Notifications in Preferences
— Enable/disable notifications when a specific user tweets. Control-click on a user you are following and choose ‘Enable/Disable Notifications’ from the context menu
— Thumbnail support for Vine and Flickr
— Ability to reorder accounts in account preferences
— Support for adding .mp4 video to tweets
— And much, much more
If you make PDFs for a living, then Acrobat Pro is part of your workflow. However, are any of you still using Acrobat Reader?
Lastly, today’s Mac App report includes Java SE Development Kit 7 1.7.0_15 (release notes), which