Unison

Licence: Shareware ($29)
Version 2.1.8 | Release Date: 2012-07-27 | Download

- Fixed text quality on Retina displays
- Now only uses integrated graphics on MacBook Pros
- No longer autofills user e-mail address for eList signup
- Signed with Developer ID

Version 2.0.4 | Release Date: 2010-02-02 | Download

Unison 2.0.4

Released on 2/2/10

  • Fixed PPC hanging and instability issues, due to a compiler bug
  • Improved database performance
  • Fixed some hanging issues on slower machines
  • Fixed occasional crash changing password in server prefs
  • Added possible fix for mystery crasher
  • Fixed corruption of restarted downloads
  • Fixed problem with SSL connections never timing out and getting stuck in "stalled"
  • Fixed decoding of HTML messages in threaded view
  • Fixed message decoding for multipart/alternative segments inside a multipart/mixed segment
  • If operation queue can't connect to the server and the error is retry-able, we now re-queue operation and try 30 seconds later
  • PAR2 slice size is now flexible so that we no longer have > 32,767 slices
  • Number bubbles are now grey when app is inactive
Version 2.01 | Release Date: 2010-01-08 | Download
  • Importing Unison 1 favorites on first launch is now more accurate
  • Trial period no longer expires prematurely, and will be reset for existing users
  • Fixed problems with images in message view not loading, causing crashes
  • Fixed crash on clicking "OK" on access signup error page
  • Fixed crash when com.apple.CalendarStore is in the runtime
  • Fixed potential crash on message composer encoding alert
  • Server setup now tries to load newsgroup list only after it's successfully logged in
  • Image previews now stop loading when thumbnail view disappears
  • Configuration URL handler now handles special characters in usernames and passwords
  • Forum-style thread view and mail-like overview view now use selected string encoding
  • Bandwidth limit preference, when imported from Unison 1, is now multiplied by the connection limit
  • Added everyone's favorite "Whoosh!!" sound on message post
  • Fixed glitch on clicking "New Folder" button before setting up a server
  • "All Groups" list is now reloaded when changing servers
Version 2.0 | Release Date: 2010-01-05 | Download
  • New interface, new search, new unified view, new... wait, it's all new!
Version 1.8.1 | Release Date: 2008-02-26 | Download

This is the Usenet reader, not to be confused with
the completely different and unrelated file synchronizer of the
same name (which is currently at 2.32.12, and has
an entirely different download URL).

Version 1.8.1 | Release Date: 2008-02-25 | Download

Fixed crash opening multiple SSL connections simultaneously (e.g., when opening an NZB file)
Option click in outline views now expands/collapses all
Fixed bug with empty list after search in image view
Spaces are stripped from newsgroups: field in message composer
SSL lock no longer disappears from host field when you enter username in config screen
Fixed problem with some images disappearing after loading in thumbnail view
"Add to downloads" rule now works when you "Apply Rules"
Removed MIME headers from yEnc file posts to avoid confusing some newsreaders

Version 1.8 | Release Date: 2007-10-04 | Download

Improved speed of SSL uploads
Added Dutch localization
Clicking the dock icon with windows minimized no longer creates a new Groups window
NZB downloads now wait until downloading begins to create folders
Fixed an issue with previewing images in Image view
Improved reliability of previewing images and music after deleting caches folder
Posting now (more) properly honors the "followup-to" header, as per RFC
Improves reliability of parsing the file extensions out of subject lines
Fixed situations where "Clear" may remove active downloads, too
"Mark Thread Read" now clears selection if messages are hidden
If you select both a thread and a single non-thread post, "Mark Thread As Read" no longer marks all non-thread posts as read
Improves download display of base64 posts made with other newsreader applications
Now attempts SSL first during server setup
Automatic PAR set naming is now smarter, to avoid generic "Recovery Set" name
Top level is now properly refreshed in All Groups view after checking for new groups or reloading groups list
Number of newsgroups is now properly refreshed when you change servers
Added commas (or periods for our friends overseas) to numbers in message list status text
File size on yEnc posts is no longer underestimated
Improved memory usage, such as when using a large number of headers
Fixed potential crashes, such as during file grouping and when using 10.2.8

Version 1.7.9 | Release Date: 2007-02-05 | Download

Fixed an issue from 1.7.8 which caused slower file transfers on Intel Macs

Version 1.7.9 | Release Date: 2007-02-05 | Download

Fixed an issue from 1.7.8 which caused slower file transfers on Intel Macs

Version 1.7.8 | Release Date: 2007-01-22 | Download
No changes specified
Version 1.7.6 | Release Date: 2006-07-05 | Download

Nice Things

* You can now create NZB files. Just select a list of Files and choose File > Export Files as NZB in the menubar
* PAR creation now automatically restarts after a crash
* "Save Attachments" is now much faster and more memory-efficient

Smaller Changes

* Incomplete file posts are no longer incorrectly grouped after doing "Get Latest"
* It's now possible to attach images with file extensions in ALL CAPS
* Double-clicking a currently playing file no longer potentially confuses the player
* Fixed decoding for a few more encoding styles
* Rule colors are correct again (hooray)
* You can now right-click in File/Message list headers to customize list columns
* Cache folder has been reorganized so we can clear caches easier
* Can now move a Favorite to the "root" of the Favorites. But not when adding it initially
* Download window now handles resizing a bit better
* And the age-old classic: numerous other smaller things.

Version 1.7.5 | Release Date: 2006-02-19 | Download
No changes specified