Our good friend and pioneer in the Mac screencasting field, Don McAllister, has just published his own magazine through the iPad Newstand. The new ScreenCastsOnline Monthly magazine is an interactive multimedia magazine. The magazine contains streaming HD video, audio and text. Each month you can expect hints, tips and tutorials that new and experienced Mac [...]
Developers of three popular Mac OS X software utilities have joined together to offer the Mac Switcher Bundle. Targeted at new Mac users, especially those switching from Windows, the bundle includes TextExpander, 1Password and Witch. As an added bonus, bundle owners receive access to a special series of instructional video screencasts of particular interest to Mac switchers from ScreenCastsOnline.
The Mac Switcher Bundle is priced at $49.95 and is available for purchase at http://www.macswitcherbundle.com. A gifting option is available, making it possible to buy the bundle as a gift for a new Mac user.
The included software, all rated 4.5 mice by Macworld magazine, and the video series are valued at over $100:
- TextExpander (reg. $29.95, SmileOnMyMac): the typing shortcut utility that lets users create a custom library of snippets that can be invoked with short abbreviations;
- 1Password (reg. $39.95, Agile Web Solutions): the unique password manager that makes it easy to securely login and shop online;
- Witch (reg. $12.95, ManyTricks): an Exposé alternative for switching windows via keyboard shortcuts;
- ScreenCastsOnline Special Switcher Series (value: $20): a collection of 10 video tutorials covering such topics as Setting Up Your Mac, iWork, Preview, TextExpander and 1Password.