I’m both happy and sad in writing out this announcement. Happy for finally have completed tweaking News Anchor to adhere to Apple’s new sandboxing requirement. Sad that I had to drop a couple of features from News Anchor. Namely dropping support for the Apple Infrared Remote and the ability to refresh feeds in the background […]
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 […]
With News Anchor you can now listen to your favorite news feeds while doing household chores. Its text-to-speech voice frees you up from having to stare at the computer screen to read RSS news.
If you are a market analyst or trend watcher you can improve your business acumen by monitoring the blogs and news sites that covers your niche. News Anchor can help you save time by freeing up your hands and eyes to do other tasks while you listen to the RSS feeds of these sites.
If you are a lawyer or someone who works in the legal profession, you can use News Anchor to save time keeping up-to-date with world events.
The profession of teaching naturally has the potential to greatly enrich the lives of many individuals. Of course, certain concepts and objectives will be fairly easily understood by most students, sometimes, however, a more creative approach may be required. Incorporating audio and especially visual aides into a teaching program can be an effective way of […]
Finally News Anchor 1.0 is released – those of you who subscribes to our tweets will probably already know by now. For the newcomers, News Anchor is an alternative news reader (RSS/ATOM feed client) for Mac OS X. It is a universal binary application designed to run on Leopard and Snow Leopard. The rest of […]