OmniGrowl

Licence: Shareware ($10)
Version 3.2 | Release Date: 2008-07-20 | Download
  • Revision focused on improving RSS instant messages:
  • Number of Instant feeds to check at a time can be set
  • General improvements handling truncation of feed descriptions.
  • Better truncation of descriptions with very long sentences (e.g., Pitchfork Media)
  • Cleaner parsing of descriptions with heavy encodings and mark-ups (e.g., google news)
  • Better handling of cutting by line text (google news, etc.)
  • Deeper digging for images, such as those in enclosures (e.g., the Onion)
  • No longer assumes first RSS xml entry is newest: now check publication dates when that information is available.
  • Work-around for facebook specific problem that 2nd newest feed item was being shown due to poorly formatted RSS xml.
  • When item title and description are the same (facebook), they are no longer duplicated.
  • Updated payment buttons to go with web site redesign.
Version 2.5.3 | Release Date: 2008-06-07 | Download

• Better timeout handling for notifications and during launch.
• If Growl can't be found after 5 minutes or more OmniGrowl will always quit.
• Above change in particular avoids launch time out error message if it takes a very long time for OS X to launch all login items at login.
• Entered admin password for logs now saved when entered as well as quit.

Version 2.4.3 | Release Date: 2008-05-06 | Download
  • Woot checking was broken. Fixed.
  • last.fm checking in some cases was not working. Fixed.
  • better handling of certain accented characters (more HTML entities handled)
Version 1.4.3 | Release Date: 2007-03-16 | Download
  • Last.fm support (for retrieving recommended events).
  • To enable Last.fm support in OmniGrowl please provide your username. OmniGrowl does not submit information to Last.fm, it only gets information from the Recommendations feed (available from the dashboard page).
Version 1.4.2 | Release Date: 2007-03-08 | Download

* Removes HTML tags in RSS Headlines
* More error trapping

Version 1.41 | Release Date: 2007-01-23 | Download
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