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Mac Updates: ClamXav 2.5, GraphicConvertor 8.8, NetNewsWire 4 B6

27 August 2013 774 views No Comment

No, there aren't any Mac viruses, but it can't hurt to be prepared — that's where ClamXav comes in and developer Mark Allen has released a big Mac update

No, there aren’t any Mac viruses, but it can’t hurt to be prepared and it wouldn’t be good to pass along PC malware to an unwashed friend — that’s where ClamXav comes in and developer Mark Allen has just released a substantial Mac update.

And, there are beefy NetNewsWire beta, now sandboxed, and GraphicConverter updates, as well.

• ClamXav 2.5 (download)
— Rewrote substantial portions to add new features and bring better stability
— Can now move itself to applications folder upon first launch if not already there
— Option to animate dock icon while scanning
— Added “Reveal in Finder” to source list
— Added ability to “put back” something which has been trashed/quarantined
— Added ability to pause/resume scans
— Other improvements and fixes, see release notes
— Available on the Mac App Store (free)

• GraphicConvert 8.8 (download)
— added display of XMP faces
— copy and move in the browser copy xmp sidecar files in addition to the photoraw file automatically
— added “Force Save All To” command
— added “Show files and folders” and “Show files only” to filter popup in the browser
— added support for Photoshop plugins which does contain more than one plugin
— added sort by exif date feature to browser, convert & modify and slideshow
— Other improvements and fixes, see release notes
— Available on the Mac App Store, $39.95

• NetNewsWire 4 Build 117 (download
— NetNewsWire is now sandboxed
— Added support for posting to App.net. You can sign up for a free account
— Added the ability to axe an offending site from its article list context menu
— The share popover got a small makeover. More refinements to come
— Importing from OPML files will now show a progress indicator in the status area.
— Other improvements and fixes, see release notes
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