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When Good Feeds Do Bad Things 2010-02-27 23:48:39
You might notice things have gotten strange from time to time in the last week or so. The VersionTracker feed seems to frequently revert back to August 2009 for some strange reason. There's nothing we can do about that, but MacUpdate is also having problems at the same time that we can tackle. Currently, their detailed listing of Bean is not valid XML, and that makes the parser fail on all new releases until the erroneous item drops off the list. It has happened before with BashFlash last week, but we wrote it off as an isolated incident. Now, to keep the Mac software updates timely and reduce the chance that more items are lost, we're going in to manually correct/add the bad listings. They'll be coming out in the Subsume feed until the MacUpdate feed gets fixed.

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VersionTracker Divisilist 1.2.0 Partition, shuffle, reorganize, draw at random from, and otherwise manipulate lists of names.
VersionTracker Pure Vinyl 3.0.0pr5s1 Transcribe and playback vinyl LP records.
MacUpdate YouView 0.4.4 Browse YouTube without a browser. (Free)
MacUpdate Font Finagler 1.5 beta 8.0.0 Fix garbled text font corruption (was Font Cache Cleaner). (Shareware) 21
MacUpdate PicsnCaps 2.3.0 Write, display captions while viewing a folder of images fullscreen. (Free) 20
MacUpdate Xtorrent 2.0.0v113 BitTorrent client. (Shareware)
MacUpdate iSight Disabler AppleScript 3.5.0 Quickly turn on/off your USB iSight. (Free)
MacUpdate VersionTracker iTrain 1.4.0 Control your model railroad on your Mac. (Demo)
MacUpdate Heroes Of Newerth DashStats 0.2.0 Bring all your Heroes Of Newerth Stats to your Dashboard. (Free) 19
MacUpdate Pure Vinyl Recorder 3.0.0pr5s1 Make high quality transcriptions of vinyl recordings. (Demo)
MacUpdate VersionTracker TimeCache 8.0.8 Keep track of time and billing on projects. (Demo)
MacUpdate VersionTracker AirPort Utility 5.5.1 Various improvements. (Updater) 17
MacUpdate VersionTracker Font Examiner 4.0.1 Gives you access to all the characters in your fonts. (Demo)
MacUpdate Get Lyrical 3.7.0 Auto-magically adds lyrics to songs in iTunes. (Free)
MacUpdate VersionTracker OSCulator 2.9.4 Make music and motion with unusual inputs. (Shareware)
MacUpdate VersionTracker Photo to Movie 4.5.1 Create a movie by zooming/panning over a photo. (Shareware)
MacUpdate VersionTracker Time Capsule and AirPort Base Station (802.11n) Firmware 7.5.1 Updater provides several fixes. (Updater)
MacUpdate VersionTracker Annotation Edit Editor for professional subtitles, captions, annotations. (Demo) 16
MacUpdate DivisiList 1.2.0 Maintain list of names, draw from/partition those names randomly. (Free)