Apple updated iMovie to version 10.0.2 this week. The maintenance release kills six bugs, including crashing issues, problems with sharing, interface issues, and more.
Apple released updates to its iWork apps on the Mac: Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. Each update was given a .1 designation and represents significant improvements to the apps. There are also unspecified bug fixes included.
Apple updated its Podcasts app to version 2.0.1 on Thursday. The new version adds the ability for users to pull refreshes to their subscriptions. It also fixes a couple of bugs.
Late on Wednesday Apple released an update to iTunes, version 11.1.4. In addition to the "stability improvements" common in most release notes, yesterday's update reported "This version of iTunes adds the ability to see your Wish List while viewing your iTunes library." The thing is, we can't find it and neither can anyone else.
OmniGroup released OmniOutliner 4 for the Mac on Wednesday, nine years after OmniOutliner 3 shipped. The new version of the outlining powerhouse app sports a redesigned and more modern user interface, theme styles, a new resource browser, and requires OS X 10.9 Mavericks.
Google continued its efforts to bring as many services as possible to Apple's iOS platform Wednesday with the release of Google Play Movies & TV on the App Store. The app allows users to stream movies and TV shows they purchased from the Google Play webstore, a service built for Android.
At CES, FLIR Systems, Wilsonville, Oregon, unveiled their thermal imaging camera for the iPhone 5/5s, the FLIR ONE. Like a standard case, it slides on to the iPhone and delivers the image to the iPhone's display. The rollout is planned for the spring of 2014, and it will be priced under US$350.
LAS VEGAS - Mophie is aiming to take on two issues iPhone owners deal with in a single case: battery life and storage space. The new Space Pack combines both into one package that adds 16GB and 32GB more storage to your iPhone 5 or iPhone 5S and made its debut at CES 2014 in Las Vegas.
LAS VEGAS - iPort introduced its new Charge Case and Stand in versions for the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display on Tuesday at CES in Las Vegas. The case and stand combo work together so you can charge your iPad while viewing it in portrait or landscape mode without giving up your Smart Cover.
At CES, LaCie has unveiled its terabyte storage device, the Fuel, for iPads. Because it creates its own Wi-Fi network, no cables are required, and it can share with up to five devices.
The price at introduction is US$199.99.
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