This release is about supporting Lion’s sandboxing requirement that will be mandatory for all 3rd party applications sold via the Mac App Store (MAS). Because of limitations of the sandbox, we have no choice but to remove two features from the MAS edition of News Anchor: Apple Infrared Remote Silent Refresh (silently refreshing feeds and […]
News Anchor is now ready for Mac OS X 10.7 “Lion” and the update is available via the usual channels (the “Check for Updates” menu option for direct-download users and the “Updates” tab for App Store customers). If you are considering to upgrade to Lion, please update News Anchor as soon as possible. In addition, […]
You will be pleased to know that News Anchor 2.4.2 is now available for download. Mac App Store customers can use the App Store application to update News Anchor whereas direct-download customers This version is primarily bug fixes and performance enhancements. The Growl notifications are better: it properly notifies how many new episodes that you […]
We’re happy to say that News Anchor 2.4 is now available for you to download. Mac App Store customers can open the App Store application and have a look at its Update section whereas direct-download customers can simply choose the “Check for Updates” menu option under the application menu. Summary of changes in this version: […]
This version is primarily a maintenance release containing bug fixes and small enhancements. Fixed the crashing bug when you play a channel, pause it, and then immediately stop the playback. We’re really sorry for this to slip our testing. Fixed the issue when creating podcast files from a channel that has filename-unsafe titles. Added the […]
We are happy to say that you can now bring your Google Reader subscriptions into News Anchor in version 2.3. This greatly simplifies the process of adding feed subscriptions into News Anchor and configuring channels for those subscriptions. When you import your Google Reader reading list, your tags will automatically become channels and will automatically […]
Changes and fixes in News Anchor 1.1.9: Channels are only re-generated when an assignment is made. Added the ability to skip reading headlines (set in the application’s preferences). Stability improvements (really!). Faster refresh cycle Added the ability to skip reading headlines (set in the application’s preferences). Obsolete channel episodes are now cleaned up Added integrated […]
Version 1.1 changes and fixes Ability to skip articles being read or review previous articles. Improved graphics. Better performance on Macbook Air. Stability improvements. Improved article aggregation algorithm. Improved starter data file.