Karelia Updates Watson To 1.6

Karelia Software has released an update for Watson, bringing it to version 1.6. Watson is a Web desktop interface designed to simplify Web browsing and bookmarking. The update features improved app integration, Amazon.com performance enhancements, and bug fixes. According to Karelia Software:

Karelia Software today announced the release of Watson 1.6, a free upgrade to its award-winning desktop interface to the most popular Web content and services.

Watson 1.6 boasts a number of improvements including integration with iCal, the Mac OS X Address Book, and EyeTV from El Gato Software.

Watson 1.6 features support for the EyeTV Digital Video Recorder from El Gato Software of San Francisco, CA. EyeTV owners can select a TV show from the time grid and schedule the show for recording, much more conveniently than using the companyis current Web-based solution.

Todayis release also features improved performance in its Amazon.com browser, adds wide-screen movie trailer playback in its Movies tool, and fixes a number of bugs across the application.

You can find more information about the Watson update at the Karelia Web site. Watson 1.6 is free for registered users, while the full version is available for US$29.00.