Reviews


If you want to obtain a free Mac- related application, hardware, book, accessory, or training package, all you have to do is review them for the MLMUG Website and Newsletter. Just contact Maria Argüello (), our Vendor Liaison, with the product's name and the vendor's URL. She will try to get you a review copy. You keep what you review.

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Date  SoftwareReviewer
March 2013 Elgato's EYETV Mobile Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Febuary 2013 Slickwraps iPhone Wrapper - Vivid Glow Purple Cindy Comeau
 
 
April 2012 iDatabase for Macs Edward J. Huth
 
 
iDatabase for Mac James Berray
 
 
PDFpenPro Maria O. Argüello
 
 
January 2012 MacX DVD Ripper Pro John Krause
 
 
April 2011 Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 Stan Horwitz
 
 
March 2011 iLife 11 David Lewis
 
 
January 2011 Roku XD|Ss Stan Horwitz
 
 
December 2009 Parallels Desktop 5 for Macintoshs Stan Horwitz
 
 
Hoyle Puzzle and Board Games (2010) Stan Horwitz
 
 
October 2009 BusySync and BusyCal David Leavitt
 
 
Adobe Photoshop CS4 Learn By Video (iPhone App) Maria O. Argüello
 
 
September 2009 VMware Fusion 2.0.5 Stan Horwitz
 
 
August 2009 MacSpeech Dictate v1.2 Rochelle Goldmans
 
 
July 2009 Turbo Charge TC2 & Emergency AA Battery Power Chargers Wolfgang Gunther
 
 
Guardian Maximus RAID-1 Enclosure Kit Stan Horwitz
 
 
Path Finder Mark Bazrod
 
 
Plants vs. Zombies Deane Lappin
 
 
Peggle Deane Lappin
 
 
June 2009 iMac 2009 Stan Horwitz
 
 
diNovo Edge, Mac edition wireless keyboard Stan Horwitz
 
 
Dell Color Laser Printer 1320c Stan Horwitz
 
 
May 2009 N.E.D. 3s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
VueScan Professional Edition v8.5 Mike Bermans
 
 
April 2009 Parallels Desktop 4.0 for Macs Maria O. Argüello
 
 
PDFPen 4.1 and PDFPenPro 4.1s Deivy Petrescus
 
 
March 2009 Elgato EyeTV Hybrid with EyeTV 3s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
BrowseBack version 1.5 Helge Gunthers
 
 
PhotoMatix Pro 3.1.3 Stan Horwitz
 
 
February 2009 DiscLabel 5.4.1s David Leavitts
 
 
January 2009 Delicious Library 2 Dave Comeaus
 
 
Flip Video Minos Rich Morby
 
 
Macvide VideoFlash Converter 2.0 Moe Comeau
 
 
The Flip MinoHD Maria O. Argüello
 
 
December 2008 FileMaker Pro 9s Mike Bermans
 
 
Mavis Beacon 2008s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Myvu Crystal Standard/Universal Goggless Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Tritton SEE2 Xtreme USB 2.0 DVI Video adapters Dale Fletchers
 
 
Photoshop CS4 and CS4 Extendeds Maria O. Argüello
 
 
November 2008 PE6 for Mac Essential Training by Ted LoCascio Maria O. Argüello
 
 
The Print Shop For Mac Version 2 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
The Sims 2 Nightlifes Maria O. Argüello
 
 
September 2008 Photoshop Elements 6 for Macintosh Mike Berman
 
 
Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Expression Media 2.0s Dale Fletchers
 
 
July 2008 Bento Maria O. Argüello
 
 
June 2008 OmniFocus Dave Comeau
 
 
Airfoil Dave Comeau
 
 
May 2008 Elgato EyeTV 3 Steve Evans
 
 
iWork 08 Nancy Bloomfield
 
 
Sims2 Bon Voyage Expansion Pack (Mac) Maria O. Argüello
 
 
April 2008 iPhone Leather Flip Style Case Maria O. Argüello
 
 
iLife 08 Deane Lappin
 
 
TightJacket for iPhone & MacBook Airs Maria O. Argüello
 
 
World Book 2008s Stan Horwitz
 
 
Elgato EyeTV3 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
February 2008 Circus Ponies Notebook Moe Comeau
 
 
Mac OSX 10.5 Leopard Rich Morby
 
 
January 2008 MacStyles Butterfly Swirl Maria O. Argüello
 
 
DLO HomeDock Deluxe Steve Evans
 
 
December 2007 Slimblade Presenter Media Mouse Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Miglia's TVMax+ James F. Weiher
 
 
Lightroom, from a photographer's perspective Bill Achuff
 
 
Cerulean X1 Earbudss Cindy Comeau & Moe Comeau
 
 
November 2007 JBL Spyro Speakers รณ in Fuchsias Cindy Comeau
 
 
Flip Video Ultra Series Camcorder Maria O. Argüello
 
 
October 2007 Pinnacle TV for Mac HD Stick Steve Evans
Apple Remote Desktop 3 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
September 2007 H20 Audio for iPod w/Video, plus Headphones & Swim Belt Rich Morbys
 
 
TechTool Protogos Stan Horwitz
 
 
Serene Saver 2 HDs Maria O. Argüello
 
 
August 2007 Turbo.264 Steve Evans
 
 
JBL Speakers for the iPod Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Signature Suit Leather Wrap Case for MacBook & MacBook Pros Cheryl Krass
 
 
One True Media - Online Slideshows or Video Montages Maria O. Argüello
 
 
July 2007 Freeway Pro 4.0 and Freeway Express Bobby Fosters
 
 
SlingBox AV Moe Comeaus
 
 
June 2007 Flip Video Camcorder Maria O. Argüello
 
 
May 2007 Page Sender Mark Bazrods
 
 
Mac Journals Don Cairns
 
 
Script Debugger Christopher Hummel
 
 
Adobe Photoshop Lightrooms Maria O. Argüello
 
 
April 2007 QuarkXPress 7.1 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Griffin's iKaraoke David Berg
 
 
The EyeTV 250 from Elgato James F. Weiher
 
 
March 2007 Roxio's Toast 8, with TiVo Transfers Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Extensis Portfolio 8 Stan Horwitz
 
 
DiscLabel Mary Keil-Welsh
 
 
TextExpander 1.0.0 an MLMUG Member
 
 
February 2007 Game — Artic Quest Sally Williams
 
 
CalorieKing Nutrition and Exercise Manager Ben Romney
 
 
BBEdit 8.5, 8.6s Moe Comeau
 
 
January 2007 EyeTV Hybrid James F. Weiher
 
 
December 2006 Sims2 Pets Expansion Packs Maria O. Argüello
 
 
SNAPZ PRO X 2.0.3 Christopher Hummel
 
 
November 2006 Hard Shell Case for MacBook Pro Maria O. Argüello
 
 
TechTool Protégés Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Odyssey 2620 Wireless Keyboard and Mouse Marc Robinson
 
 
October 2006 Boot Camp & WinXP Pro SP2s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
DataRescue IIs Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Microsoft Office for Windows 2003s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Photoshop Speed Tests Win Vs Mac Maria O. Argüello
 
 
September 2006 LaCie Rugged All-Terrain Hard Drives Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Zippy EL-620 Aluminum Keyboards Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Silver SATA I External Enclosures Maria O. Argüello
 
 
SuperDuper! 2.1.3 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
July 2006 Aperture v. 1.1.1s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
May 2006 TightPod (laptop protective pouch) Maria O. Argüello
 
 
April 2006 Waterproof USB GPSs Maria O. Argüello
Sukie Notebook Sleeve — Pink Motel Maria O. Argüello
 
 
March 2006 EyeTV2 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Docktopus 1.0.1 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
MacGourmet 1.1.9 Stan Horwitz
 
 
TuffWrap iPod Cases by XtremeMac Maria O. Argüello
 
 
February 2006 MicroShield for iPod with video Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Adobe Photoshop CS2 Dale Fletcher
 
 
DEVONthink PROFESSIONAL David Berg
 
 
Starry Night Pro & Starry Night High Schools Maria O. Argüello
 
 
January 2006 iPod Scratch Removal Kit Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Aperture 1.0.0 Stan Horwitz
 
 
The invisibleSHIELD Maria O. Argüello
 
 
December 2005 WeibeTECH Combo Dock Maria O. Argüello
 
 
November 2005 Dragon Burn 4 Moe Comeau
 
 
The Komen MicroFiber Tote Maria O. Argüello
Digital Photography and Photoshop Elements 3 Linda McNeil
iListen Version 1.6.8 Rochelle Goldmans
 
 
October 2005 Intellihance Pro 4s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Mac OS 10.4 (Tiger)s Rich Morby
 
 
Total Training's Adv. Photoshop CS2s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
August 2005 Google Go Actionss Maria O. Argüello
 
 
July 2005 Getting Started with InDesign Linda McNeil
 
 
June 2005 Roll Call Directorys Stan Horwitz
WACOM Intuos3 6x8 Tablets Maria O. Argüello
May 2005 PDF2OFFICE 2.1 PROFESSIONAL Mark Bazrod
Microsoft Virtual PC for Mac Version 7
with Windows XP Professionals
Maria O. Argüello
MacTheRipper, and Roxio's Popcorn Deivy Petrescu
Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP): A Look at Vonages Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Total Training for Adobe Illustrator CS Marshall Presbery
April 2005 WireTap Pro Chris Nye
Eye TV 500 Maria O. Argüello
Snapz Pro X w/ Movie Capture Dale Fletcher
Learning Mac OS X 10.3 Panther Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Alchemy TV DVR Stan Horwitz
BrickShooter Jr. Eric Bull
March 2005 PocketMac For BlackBerry Maria O. Argüello
Macally Bluetooth Mouse Stan Horwitz
NIK Sharpener Pro Maria O. Argüello
Corel Painter IX Matt Mucha
 
 
February 2005 QuicKeys X2 (the version for MacOS X) Deivy Petrescu
BrickShooter for Mac (version 1.5) Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Canon Pixma iP4000R Inkjet Printer Bill Morlitz
 
 
PhotoWorks (custom photo services) Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Eye TV 200 (FireWire) Maria O. Argüello
 
 
EyeHome Maria O. Argüello
 
 
January 2005 Total Training for Mac OS X Mark Corchin
Mail Factory Maria O. Argüello
 
 
December 2004 iView Media Pro 2 Dale Fletcher
Total Training: Digital Photography and Adobe Photoshop Workflow Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Xtremity iPod Accessory System for iPod mini Maria and Michael Argüello
 
 
November 2004 Super Get Info Stan Horwitz
Total Training's Adobe InDesign, Creative Suites Maria O. Argüello
October 2004 SketchUp 4.0 Maria O. Argüello
Total Training's Adobe Creative Suite — From Design to Delivery Maria O. Argüello
 
 
September 2004 Total Training for Adobe Photoshop CS Maria O. Argüello
 
 
VersionTracker Pro / MacFixIt Pro Bundle Maria O. Argüello
 
 
August 2004 MYOB Account Edge Mark Bazrod
 
 
Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac Maria O. Argüello
 
 
PhoneValet Maria O. Argüello
 
 
July 2004 The Print Shop for the Mac Maria O. Argüello
 
 
June 2004 MYOB First Edge Mike Berman
 
 
May 2004 Final Cut Express Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Solace Kevin Montgomery
 
 
MacDrive 5 '04 Mark C. Stringfellow
 
 
iLife '04 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
April 2004 PhotoRescue Maria O. Argüello
 
 
March 2004 iPod mini Maria O. Argüello
 
 
UniSudoku Stan Horwitz
 
 
Quinn Stan Horwitz
 
 
MT-NewsWatcher 3.4 (and Usenet) Stan Horwitz
 
 
Sudoku Stan Horwitz
 
 
SupaCam DV6 Moe Comeau
 
 
Pulsar Ellipse 500 USBS UPS Stan Horwitz
 
 
iHome iH5R Clock Radio Stan Horwitz
 
 
It's All Geek To Me (TV Show Review) Maria Argüello
 
 
iPhone Sally Williams & Alan Horwitz
 
 
Apple iPhone 3GS (AT&T) vs. BlackBerry Tour (Verizon Wireless) - A Comparison Stan Horwitz
 
 
Natural Ergonomic Keyboard 4000 Mark Bazrod
 
 

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DateBookReviewer
January 2015 How to google, The Ultimate Guide to finding everything! Deane Lappin
 
 
March 2013 Master Your Mac Helge Gunther
 
 
December 2012 The Twitter Book Mark Bazrod
 
 
Mountain Lion - Missing ManualLinda McNeil
 
 
December 2010 Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything Moe Comeau
 
 
May 2010 My New Mac, Snow Leopard Edition David Lewis
 
 
April 2010 The Non-Designer's Presentation Book Maria O. Argüello
 
 
December 2009 Mac OS X Snow Leopard: The Missing Manual Mark Bazrod
 
 
Best iPhone Apps Dave Comeau
 
 
September 2009 The Macintosh iLife '09 Maureen Moyer
 
 
June 2009 iWork '09 — The Missing Manual Maureen Moyer
 
 
January 2009 Macs Portable Genius Deane Lappin
 
 
December 2008 Digital Video Essentials: Apple Final Cut Pro 6 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
November 2008 Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac: The Missing Manual Mike Berman
 
 
September 2008 How To Cheat In Photoshop CS3 Maureen Moyer
 
 
March 2008 iPhone: The Missing Manuals Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Mac OS X Leopard Edition: The Missing Manuals Mike Berman
 
 
Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Mac OS X Leopard Pocket Guide Maria O. Argüello
 
 
August 2007 Adobe Photoshop Lightroom For Digital Photographers Only Maria O. Argüello
 
 
July 2007 Adobe Photoshop Lightroom For Digital Photographers Only Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Lightroom Workflow: The Digital Photographer's Guide Maria O. Argüello
 
 
June 2007 The Photoshop and Painter Artist Tablet Book Linda McNeil
 
 
FileMaker Pro 8 - Visual QuickStart Guides Linda McNeil
 
 
May 2007 Visual Quickstart Guide: QuarkXPress 7 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Beginning Xcode Deivy Petrescu
 
 
April 2007 Skype for Dummies Helge Gunthers
 
 
Digital Photography: The Missing Manual Rochelle Goldman
 
 
Febuary 2007 Macs for Dummies Mary Keil-Welshs
 
 
January 2007 The Internet: The Missing Manual Mike Berman
 
 
December 2006 CSS, The Missing Manuals Bobby Foster
 
 
On Digital Photography Nancy Bloomfield
 
 
October 2006 Aperture Exposeds Dr. John Krause
 
 
Beginning Mac OS X Tiger Dashboard Widget Developments Marc Robinson
 
 
Creating Web Pages, The Missing Manuals Marc Robinson
 
 
August 2006 VoIP for Dummies Mark Bazrod
 
 
The MacIntosh iLife '06s Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Photoshop Retouching Cookbooks Rochelle Goldman
 
 
Photoshop CS2 for Dummies Dave Comeau
 
 
July 2006 eBay for Dummies Linda McNeil
 
 
June 2006 iPhoto 6: The Missing Manuals Maria O. Argüello
 
 
May 2006 Exploring Digital Video, Second Editions Maria O. Argüello
 
 
March 2006 Getting Started with Aperture Maria O. Argüello
 
 
December 2005 The Photoshop CS2 Book for Digital Photographers Maria O. Argüello
 
 
The Photoshop CS2 Help Desk Maria O. Argüello
 
 
October 2005 Mac OS X Tiger Edition — The Missing Manual Bill Morlitz
 
 
September 2005 Macromedia Dreamweaver MX Advanced Michelle Barton
 
 
August 2005 Mac ANNOYANCES — How to Fix the Most ANNOYING Things About Your Mac Rochelle Goldman
 
 
July 2005 Microsoft Office for MAC OS X: Visual QuickStart Guide Helge Gunther
 
 
The Macintosh iLife '05 Linda McNeil
 
 
Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger Mark Corchin
 
 
June 2005 Tiger Visual QuickStart Guide David Berg
 
 
May 2005 Adobe Acrobat 6 for Windows and Macintosh:
Visual QuickStart Guide
Moe Comeau
 
 
The iPod Fan Book Mike LeWitt
 
 
March 2005 The iLife 04 Book Bill Morlitz
 
 
Get the Picture You Want Elaine Packer
 
 
February 2005 the photoshop elements3 book for photographers (voices that matter) Dale Fletcher
 
 
January 2005 Wicked Cool Shell Scripts Dave Johnson
 
 
Secrets of the iPod Fred Slavin
 
 
iMovie 4 & iDVD — The Missing Manual Fred Slavin
 
 
Revolution in the Valley Marc Robinson
 
 
December 2004 AppleWorks 6: The Missing Manual Chris Nye
 
 
Hacking iPod® and iTunes® Tif Bailey
 
 
Inside .Mac Mark Corchin
 
 
November 2004 TechTV's Security Alert Linda McNeil
 
 
Visual Quickstart Guide — Photoshop Elements 2 Mike Berman
 
 
October 2004 Mac OSX Unwired Linda McNeil
 
 
September 2004 iPod & iTunes, The Missing Manual Mike LeWitt
 
 
Digital Photography Hack Dale Fletcher
 
 
Exploring Digital Video Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Google: The Missing Manual Moe Comeau
 
 
August 2004 Carbon Programming Deivy Petrescu
 
 
The Macintosh iLife '04 Maria O. Argüello
 
 
Photoshop CS Bible, Professional Edition Mark Corchin
 
 
July 2004 Mac OS X Panther All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies Ed Stevens
 
 
Sams Teach Yourself the iMac in 24 Hours Nancy Bloomfield
 
 
June 2004 The Book of FileMaker 6 Linda McNeil
 
 
Digital Photography — Expert Techniques Mark Corchin
 
 
Mac Toys Jan Feigus
 
 
Mac OS X Panther 10.3: Visual QuickStart Guide Tif Bailey
 
 
Adobe Photoshop CS — one-on-one Randy Philips
 
 
May 2004 Photoshop CS - Down And Dirty Tricks Michael Morlitz
 
 
April 2004 The Best of "The Joy of Tech" Marc Robinson
 
 
Mac OS X Panther, Pocket Guides Deivy Petrescu
 
 
Mac OS X Maximum Security Dave Johnson
 
 
Mac OS X Panther 10.3: Visual QuickStart Guide Samuel JW Leidy
 
 
March 2004 The Photoshop CS Book For Digital Photographers Mark Corchin
 
 
AppleScript: The Definitive Guide Samuel JW Leidy
 
 
September 2003 Webmaster in a Nutshell Moe Comeau