The Breakroom

With the imminent release of Prometheus, Ridley Scott is returning to the ever-popular science fiction franchise he kicked off more than thirty years ago with the classic Alien. To say that we’re all excited to see what he’s going to show us is putting it mildly – it’s sure to be an impressive experience. Of […]

xScope 3.2

May 15, 2012

Version 3.2 of xScope, our indispensable screen design tool, is now available. Get it from the updates tab in the Mac App Store or if you downloaded from xScopeApp.com check for updates under the xScope menu bar item. This latest adds support for CSS hsl() colors in the Loupe and lets you preview Acorn files […]

The iconfactory is pleased to announce the release of Astronut for iPad. Let gravity and guts be your guide as you blast off on a planet-hopping adventure of cosmic proportions. Travel to uncharted galaxies, gather star shards and avoid unfriendly life forms, all on your quest to explore the known universe and become the ultimate […]

Avengers Refresh!

May 8, 2012

Dave Brasgalla has assembled a new set of folders to expand his Refresh folder replacement icons. Avengers Refresh adds on to the Refresh series with character symbols from Marvel’s latest superhero adventure, The Avengers. Head on over and download them from our freeware page today!

In a little over a week, Marvel’s massive superhero adventure, The Avengers, will burst onto the screen to the delight of comic fans world wide. To help celebrate the release, Iconfactory artist Talos Tsui is pleased to announce the release of the second set in his ATV series – ATV Drives 2. Volume two builds […]

Ramp Champ Has a New Home

April 24, 2012

We are pleased to officially announce that the beloved and addictive carnival boardwalk classic Ramp Champ is now in the loving hands of our good friends over at DS MediaLabs. When we partnered with the DS team way back in 2008 we had no idea how much work was ahead of us. This was technically […]

Announcing iPulse 2.5

April 20, 2012

We’re pleased to announce an update to iPulse, our popular Mac OS X monitoring utility. iPulse 2.5 is now optimized for 64-bit processes and is designed to work much more smoothly on recent OS X releases. It also adds several improvements like displaying CPU and disk information, automatic updates via Sparkle and updated icons. This […]

Flare 1.3 is now available and features many great improvements, including the new Shuffle feature. Shuffle is an easy way to add more variety to your digital photos with just a single click. Just choose one of Flare’s many presets and press the Shuffle button. Flare will tweak a few of the effects used in […]

Version 1.2 of our music pausing utility Take Five has arrived for the Mac. This new version offers the ability to pause and auto-resume music from Sonora, a re-designed preferences panel and bug fixes. We’re also launching a special price of just .99

A year ago tomorrow, the Iconfactory and ARTIS Software launched Flare, our digital darkroom photo effects editor for Mac OS X. The app was met with critical and popular success and has become one of our most popular applications. Much has happened in the year since Flare launched and we wanted to take a moment […]