AQ releases AppSwitcher 1.0 for Mac for Clean App Switching

Aquarius Computer today introduces AppSwitcher 1.0 for macOS, a new menu item that allows you to switch to one application at a time. Similar to having "Hide Others" always on, with AppSwitcher allows you to maintain a clean desktop for beautiful presentation of your Apps. AppSwitcher is always out of your way, dock-less and implemented as a Menu Item. It can be set to open at login and temporarily disabled for things like dragging and dropping between apps.

HoudahGeo 6.1: Adds Geotags to JPEG & RAW. GPS Locations in Apple Photos

Houdah Software announces HoudahGeo 6.1, a major update to the photo geocoding and geotagging solution for Mac. HoudahGeo tags photos with location coordinates and related metadata. Travelers, photographers, and other professionals rely on HoudahGeo to organize and find photos, document and show where photos were taken. HoudahGeo 6.1 reads weather and dive log information from Garmin GPX files. This update also adda support for a version of Apple Aperture modified to run on macOS Big Sur.

Notebooks for iOS Adds iCloud Sync and Supports Custom Storage Locations

Independent developer Alfons Schmid announces the release of Notebooks 11 for iPad and iPhone. It is a major upgrade to his productivity app and introduces full compatibility with iCloud Drive. Users can set up Notebooks to keep its documents on iCloud and automatically sync them between devices. Users also have the option to select any folder on their iPad or iPhone, on iCloud or on a connected drive or USB stick as storage location, which offers maximum flexibility and data security.

BatchOutput for Microsoft Word Now Supports Apple Silicon M1 Processor

Zevrix Solutions announces BatchOutput DOC 2.5.20, a compatibility update to the company's output automation solution for Microsoft Word. The only Office tool of its kind for the Mac platform, BatchOutput automates printing & exporting to PDF from Word. The app offers batch printing, variable file names, PDF security, single page export & more. The new update adds native support for Apple's M1 processor, which enables users to run BatchOutput DOC on their Silicon Macs without hardware emulation.

New iPhone App Provides a Place to Save and Organize Any Sort of Content

Dublin-based indie developer Aram Miquel today announces Pile - Bookmarks Reimagined 1.0.3, his new content organization app for iOS devices. Pile is a convenient place for iPhone users to save and organize any kind of content. Users can save and organize notes, links, files, documents, photos, and more using folders, allowing them to create curated lists. Pile users can collaborate with each other by sharing folders and notes.

Shaderific for Metal now available on the iPad App Store

Shaderific for Metal is available on the App Store now. Shaderific for Metal is an educational app for iPad that helps computer science students and experienced developers to get started with shader development using Apple's Metal API. The app makes it possible to write, compile and test shader programs directly on any iPad without ever touching a laptop or desktop computer. The main features include a code editor with support for syntax highlighting, code completion and keyboard shortcuts.

July 4th Sale for Packing Pro Travel App

QuinnScape today announces a limited-time July 4th Sale of 33% off for its popular Packing Pro travel app. From now until July 4, Packing Pro can be purchased for only $1.99, one third of its original price, a great deal, and perfect timing for summer travel. Packing Pro is a mobile travel packing list app that features unlimited, 100% customizable packing lists, an extensive, yet flexible, catalog, handy sample lists, iCloud auto-sync and various list sharing options.

RailModeller Pro 6.4 - Search, Point Editor & Improved Touch Bar Support

Isle of the Kakapo announces RailModeller Pro 6.4, an update to their popular track planning app for macOS. RailModeller Pro offers sophisticated design tools that enable hobbyists to easily design model train & slot car layouts. The app includes a library catalog covering over 260 track systems in all major model scales as well as scalable accessories, allowing for custom designs of any layout a user can visualize. Version 6.4 introduces a new search feature, improved Touch Bar support & more.

PDFpen and PDFpenPro v13.1 Provides Upgraded User Experience

Smile today releases PDFpen and PDFpenPro 13.1, an update to its all-purpose PDF editing tool for macOS. Users can easily add signatures, text, and images, make changes and correct typos, OCR scanned docs, fill out forms, and more. Easily mark up documents with highlighting, underscoring and strikethrough. Version 13.1 adds faster document scrolling and drawing, additional default sidebar modes, updates OCR engine with Apple Silicon support, offline PowerPoint and PDF/A export for pro users.

Package Central for Adobe InDesign Now Supports Apple M1 Processor

Zevrix Solutions announces Package Central 1.11.22, a compatibility update to company's file packaging automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Package Central collects InDesign documents automatically from watched hot folders. The app serves unlimited users on a network and offers variable file names, email notifications, PDF export, and more. The new update adds native support for Apple's M1 processor, which enables users to run Package Central on their Silicon Macs without hardware emulation.