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Month: December 2011

Total Finder review

TotalFinder by Binaryage, is a plugin to the Apple Finder and adds Tabs, Side-by-Side Finder windows and convenient access (key driven) to Finder in any application. I found TotalFinder in the MU Promo bundle and didn’t need the other software, so I grabbed it from the dev’s site.  I use Finder a lot and will be making good use of the tabbed windows.  The key access driven “visor” as it is called makes Finder available all the time with a press of a keyboard key.  TF is compatible with OSX Lion.  It may not seem like a necessity, but once...

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Bundles galore

It’s the season of Mac Bundles or so it would seem. MacUpdate has a 12 Mac app bundle for $49 featuring: TechTool Pro 6, TotalFinder, Postbox3, FontPack Pro Master, Labels & Addresses, MacDVDRipper Pro3, Back in Focus, Hear, iClip 5, Folder Synchronizer, and NeverWinter Nights 2.  My thoughts: TechTool may be worth it alone, but PostBox3 isn’t different enough for me from Mail to change. TotalFinder was buggy under Snow Leopard and hopefully is better now. I already own MacDVD Ripper and find it useful. Back in Focus looks interesting (and feedback is good), but never heard of it prior to this deal. I have no use for iClip 5 since I use Keyboard Maestro for clippings. Hear didn’t sound good to me using my Bose speakers, but on MacBook Air speakers showed improvement. The rest of the bundle seems okay if you don’t have those apps. Your mileage may...

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