The Breakroom

Announcing two important updates for xScope, our popular screen design tool for designers and developers. Version 2.5.1, available via the Mac App Store and the xScope home page today, fixes crashing issues associated with the Dimensions tool and is compatible with Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6) and Mac OS X Lion (10.7). Separately, we […]

Introducing Flare 1.2

August 16, 2011

The latest update to Flare, our popular photo editing app for Mac OS X, is now available for download. Version 1.2 introduces external editing for seamless integration with iPhoto, Aperture, and Lightroom. Designate Flare as your external editor in one of those apps and you can jump into Flare to edit your photo, then return […]

Heroes & Villains Icons

August 16, 2011

HULK SMASH BORING DESKTOPS! Iconfactory artist David Lanham brings some of pop culture’s most iconic heroes and villains to your desktop to duke it out. The Heroes and Villains collection features characters from both movies and comics drawn in David’s own unique style and is sure to liven up any Mac or Windows based PC. […]

Announcing the release of Twitterrific 4.3 for iOS and Macintosh. This latest update to our popular Twitter app includes support for syncing reading position in the timeline across all platforms, improved scrolling in Lion, viewing Camera+ images inline and a host of additional improvements and bug fixes. Version 4.3’s best feature is the ability to […]

ARTIS Software and the Iconfactory have released an important update to our popular utility for measuring and comparing on-screen elements, xScope. Version 2.5 includes compatibility for Mac OS X 10.7 and is required in order to run the software on Lion. We are also pleased to announce xScope is now available for purchase from the […]

We’re pleased to announce that version 1.1 of our handy music pausing utility Take Five has arrived for the Mac. This latest version adds the ability to pause music from the most popular Mac audio desktop programs including Ecoute, Pulsar, Radium, Rdio, and Spotify. The same elegant and easy to use interface that controlled iTunes […]

Twitter recently announced a new authentication policy that changes the way third party software like Twitterrific must interact with your account. Instead of entering your username and password directly into Twitterrific, users will now be required to authenticate through, which then authorizes the application to access their updates. Authenticating in this manner allows you […]

Good news everyone! New episodes of everyone’s favorite cartoon from the year 3000, Futurama, start this week on Comedy Central. To help celebrate the new season, we’re pleased to announce the release of Futurama Vol. 7 from Gedeon Maheux. This latest set in the ongoing series brings more of your favorite characters to life like […]

Announcing the immediate release of Twitterrific 4.2 for iOS and Macintosh. This latest update to our popular Twitter app includes support for the popular Read It Later bookmarking service, improved tapping of links in the timeline and a host of bug fixes just to name a few. This update also incorporates the recently announced OAuth […]

Flare was already an incredibly powerful and flexible photo editing app. Now version 1.1 adds even more options to your digital darkroom. Flare 1.1 adds six brand new presets, including “Daguerreotype”, a preset based on one of the very first photographic processes from the 1800s. We’ve also added a slew of new effects to Flare. […]