CoverSutra

Licence: Shareware ($19.95)
Version 3.3.1 | Release Date: 2012-02-11 | Download
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Version 2.2.2 | Release Date: 2010-01-23 | Download

- Fixed a bug that caused CoverSutra to crash under a rare condition while showing the keyboard bezel.

Version 2.2.1 | Release Date: 2009-10-07 | Download

- Fixed Last.fm scrobbling issues.
- Fixed stability issues.
- Minor corrections and enhancements.

Version 2.2 | Release Date: 2009-09-23 | Download

- CoverSutra is now compatible with Mac OS 10.6 Snow Leopard.
- Compatibility fixes for iTunes 9.
- CoverSutra now runs natively on 64bit Macs.
- Two times faster music search.
- The music search menu no longer displays podcasts, movies and TV shows.
- Changed the order in which playlists appear in the music search.
- CoverSutra no longer displays now playing notifications if iTunes is the frontmost application.
- Updated artwork for iTunes 9.

Version 2.1.7 | Release Date: 2009-01-26 | Download
  • Fixed a bug where CoverSutra would not scrobble repeated songs.
Version 2.1.6 | Release Date: 2009-01-23 | Download
  • Fixed several smaller bugs with the bezel windows and music search.
  • Fixed a bug where CoverSutra would not scrobble the last song of a playlist.
  • Updated artwork to the latest Last.fm corporate identity.
  • Advanced preferences are no longer hidden by default.
Version 2.1.5 | Release Date: 2008-08-19 | Download
  • Fixed an issue where CoverSutra did not properly displayed album covers.
  • Better compatibility with Exposé.
  • Player controls window now displays the artist field instead of the album artist.
Version 2.1.4 | Release Date: 2008-08-02 | Download
  • Better compatibility with iPhone/iPod based and shared libraries.
  • Fixed an issue with scrobbling repeated songs.
  • Album Cover menu retrieves songs from the currently playing playist.
  • Fixed stability issues.
Version 2.1.3 | Release Date: 2008-07-28 | Download
  • Compatible with iTunes 7.7.
  • Fixed smaller issues.
Version 2.1.2 | Release Date: 2008-05-11 | Download
  • Fixed Skipping and Rewinding Bezel.
Version 2.1.1 | Release Date: 2008-05-10 | Download
  • Changed the Skipping and Rewinding Bezel.
  • Song Notifications are now also shown when using Keyboard Shortcuts.
  • Fixed several bugs and issues regarding Song Notifications and Keyboard Bezels.
Version 2.1 | Release Date: 2008-05-09 | Download
  • New iTunes Song Notifications.
  • Significantly improved artwork.
  • Enhanced display of Internet radio details.
  • Faster and more informative keyboard shortcut bezels.
  • Added advanced preferences (hidden by default).
  • Feedback bezels for the Special Function Keys on Apple’s new keyboards.
  • Last.fm no longer scrobbles Podcasts and Movies.
  • Fixed a bug regarding Last.fm authentication.
  • Music search allows searching by playlist name.
  • Better handling of music library files located on external hard-disks.
  • Fixed an issue where the music search didn’t work with certain iTunes libraries.
  • Growl specific options are now located in the advanced preferences pane.
  • Lost of performance optimizations and internal changes.
Version 2.1 Beta 2 | Release Date: 2008-02-28 | Download
  • Fixed an issue where the music search didn't worked with certain iTunes libraries.
  • Bezel windows are transparent to mouse-clicks again.
  • Better memory management.
Version 2.1 Beta | Release Date: 2008-02-20 | Download
  • New advanced preferences for the music search.
  • Feedback bezels for the Special Function Keys on Apple's new keyboards.
  • Fixed an alignment issue in the vinyl case style.
  • Last.fm no longer scrobbles Podcasts and Movies.
  • Re-arranged the Shortcuts preferences.
  • Performance optimizations.
Version 2.0.1 | Release Date: 2008-02-04 | Download
  • New, more compact album case styles for the music search.
  • Several music search related bug-fixes and optimizations.
  • Better handling of multiple iTunes libraries.
  • Bezels for keyboard shortcuts are now optional.
  • Many bug fixes and enhancements.
Version 2.0 | Release Date: 2008-01-13 | Download
  • Brand new Music Search
  • Album Cover of the currently playing song in the dock
  • New album popup menu for song selection
  • Revised Artwork
  • New shortcuts to rate songs
  • The usual smaller enhancements
Version 1.2 | Release Date: 2007-12-05 | Download
  • Two new album cover styles: Jewel Boxing and Vinyl Record.
  • A refined and more compact player controls window.
  • Added support for Last.fm's "Now Playing" notifications.
  • Ability to define a numeric pad shortcut without a modifier.
  • Added album and artist details to the desktop album cover.
  • Option to turn off song details on the desktop album cover. Song details automatically hide when they doesn't fit on screen.
  • Song notifications no longer show up while iTunes is the frontmost application.
  • Better handling of the Apple Remote Control.
  • Better looks on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard).
  • Minor bug-fixes and improvements.
Version 1.2b3 | Release Date: 2007-11-28 | Download
  • Updated German localization.
  • Ability to define a numeric pad shortcut without a modifier.
  • Compatibility fixes for Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger).
  • The usual bug fixes and minor improvements.
Version 1.2 Beta 2 | Release Date: 2007-11-26 | Download
  • Added support for Last.fm's "Now Playing" notifications.
  • Added album and artist details to the desktop album cover.
  • Option to turn off song details on the desktop album cover. Song details automatically hide when they doesn't fit on screen.
  • Smaller refinements on the Vinyl skin.
  • Song notifications no longer show up while iTunes is the frontmost application.
  • Minor improvements.
Version 1.2 Beta | Release Date: 2007-11-19 | Download
  • Two new album cover styles.
  • A refined and more compact player controls window.
  • Better handling of the Apple Remote Control.
  • Fixed an issue regarding Last.fm scrobbling.
  • Better looks on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard).
  • Minor improvements.
Version 1.1.8 | Release Date: 2007-09-24 | Download
Bug fixes and minor improvements
  • Added a check for new version item to the help menu.
  • Fixed an issue where album artwork was drawn in lower quality on some Macs.
  • The re-start confirmation dialog will no longer appear behind the preferences window.
Version 1.1.7 | Release Date: 2007-09-17 | Download
New features
  • Support for the album rating field which was introduced in iTunes 7.4.
  • Added a global shortcut to display the currently playing song in iTunes.
  • Italian localization by Claudio Procida.
Bug fixes and minor improvements
  • Modified the layout of the player controls window.
  • Updated jewel case artwork.
  • Fixed an issue regarding Last.fm scrobbling.
  • Fixed some smaller issues.
Version 1.1.7 Beta | Release Date: 2007-09-12 | Download
  • Compatible with iTunes 7.4.1
  • Proper display of album rating.
  • Italian localization by Claudio Procida.
  • Updated artwork.
  • Fixed a issue regarding Last.fm scrobbling.
  • Fixed some smaller issues.
Version 1.1.6 | Release Date: 2007-06-05 | Download

Additional Localizations

  • Japanese by Susumu Yoshida.
  • Portuguese by Marcos Frazão.

Minor improvements

  • Refreshed all toolbar icons in the preferences window.
Version 1.1.5 | Release Date: 2007-05-15 | Download

New features

  • New action menu on the player controls window.
  • Added the option to hide dock and menu bar icon.
  • Option clicking on the menu bar icon now displays the player controls window.

Bug fixes and minor improvements

  • Added compatibility for DeskShade and PathFinder.
  • New image for the sound volume bezel.
  • Fixed a bug when the jewel case did not automatically showed up when iTunes launched.
  • Better memory usage.
  • Album artwork in Growl notifications no longer sport the jewel case style. Looks better in most custom Growl display styles.
  • Player notifications now have a duration of three seconds for single songs, and four seconds for albums.
  • Added a neat little effect when showing or hiding the menu bar icon
Version 1.1.4 | Release Date: 2007-04-11 | Download
  • Added Growl notifications when song scrobbling succeeded or failed.
  • Last.fm song scrobbling is now more reliable.
  • The pause button does now pause playback instead of stopping it when the selected playlist differs from the current playlist.
  • Apple Remote support automatically disables when iTunes is quit.
Version 1.1.3 | Release Date: 2007-04-02 | Download
  • Reliability of Play/Pause shortcut improved.
  • Compatibility when having a none standard Front Row shortcut.
  • Fixed a small bug in the "Number of Recent Songs" preferences.
Version 1.1.2 | Release Date: 2007-03-27 | Download

- The Jewel Case automatically hides when iTunes is quit.
- Double clicking on the Jewel Case displays/hides the main window.
- CoverSutra can optionally distribute song changes trough the Growl notification system.
- CoverSutra no longer displays ghosting images in the main window on song changes.
- Issue where CoverSutra would hang when iTunes quit.
- Fixed some smaller issues.

Version 1.1.1 | Release Date: 2007-03-06 | Download

- Fixed an issue where CoverSutra won't properly connect with Last.fm
- Song scrobbling in general is more reliable

Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2007-03-03 | Download

CoverSutra 1.1 introduces integration to the popular Last.fm social music service. Last.fm is the flagship product from the team that designed the Audioscrobbler music engine. More than ten million times a day, Last.fm users scrobble their tracks to the Last.fm servers, helping to collectively build the worlds largest social music platform.

In addition to Last.fm integration, CoverSutra 1.1 includes many bug fixes and minor improvements like easier handling of Shortcuts and additional localizations in german and french.

Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2007-01-23 | Download
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