Category: Software

Ciderpress 4.0.4 Released

Just in time for the Summer Kansasfest crowd, Andy Mcfadden has announced an update to his Apple II file transfer utility, Ciderpress. Version 4.0.4 includes a host of changes including the following: [app] Fixed limitation that prevented files larger than 16MB from being added to HFS volumes. [app] Fixed range check on volume number in […]

DSKtoPO Converter Updated

Paul Hagstrom has updated his Apple II DSK to Prodos Ord (PO) disk converter. The converter, written entirely in Python, allows users to convert the disks by mapping the sectors in a .dsk (DOS-order, .do) files into those of a .po (ProDOS-order) file. You can download the script from the DSKtoPO Github page at:https://github.com/paulhagstrom/dsk2po Please […]

Calibre E-Book Manager Updated

Calibre has announced an update to their E-Book manager application. Calibre version 4.17 includes a lot of changes and updates to the app including: New features Add a workaround for Amazon destroying cover thumbnails on e-ink Kindles.For books sent with this release of calibre, reconnecting the Kindle to calibre after the cover has been destroyed […]

Onyx 3.8.1 Released

Onyx, the Mac OS system maintenance software produced by Titanium Software, has been updated. Version 3.8.1 includes a variety of fixes and updates including : • Issue corrected that occurred when rebuilding the LaunchServices database• Deleting the applications cache improved• Some issues in the Parameters pane corrected• Issue corrected when verifying the volume from a […]

Applesauce FDC Client Software Updated

Applesauce Floppy Disk Controller Client Software has been updated. Version 1.36 of Applesauce FDC includes the following improvements and fixes: Support for imaging/validating/exploring 3.5″ PC (FAT12) disks is now officially supported! Imaging these disk requires an Apple SuperDrive connected to your Applesauce. I know this isn’t Apple-related, but some folks really wanted me to get […]

Bolo in Applesoft

Apple programmer, François Vander Linden , has created a version of the Synergistic Software game Bolo, completely in Applesoft. The original Apple II game was produced in 1982 and has remained one of the favorite games ever played on the venerable platform. You can download the Disk Image of Bolo in Applesoft from here:https://www.callapple.org/soft/ap2/games/bolo_fvl.dsk The […]

Little Snitch 4.5.1 Released

Little Snitch, the app which shows users outgoing network connections, has been updated. Version 4.5.1 of Little Snitch includes the following fixes and changes: Little Snitch will run on Mac OS X 10.11 or newer and you can download a free trial of the App from the Object Development website at: https://www.obdev.at/products/littlesnitch/download.html Please follow and […]