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Previewing Power Manager 4.2

A preview of Power Manager 4.2 is now available. This preview marks the jump from 4.1 to 4.2, which for Power Manager is notable. We released 4.0 in 2010 and version 3.0 in 2005. Read more…

Published 16 April 2014

Safe From Heartbleed

A serious security bug called Heartbleed has been discovered in OpenSSL. DssW's software is not affected by this vulnerability. Read more…

Published 10 April 2014

How to Run a Shell Script After Inactivity

In this recipe we will run a shell script whenever the computer has been left inactive. We will use Power Manager to achieve this. Using this technique you can automate a wide range of responses to an idle Mac. A shell script could quit computationally expensive processes, clean up temporary files, or hook into an existing workflow. Read more…

Published 18 March 2014

Battery Guardian v1.0.1 Released

We are pleased to announce the launch of Battery Guardian 1.0.1. This release adds support for automatically switching graphics cards on recent MacBook Pros. This ensures Battery Guardian does not require the dedicated graphics card and helps save energy. Read more…

Published 24 February 2014

How to Shut Down Before Battery the Fails

Power Manager is able to safely shut down your Mac before the built-in battery runs out of power. Power Manager can also do the same for Uninterruptible Power Supply connected Macs. Read more…

Published 10 February 2014

DssW Available via homebrew cask

We are pleased to announce that DssW's software is now available via homebrew cask. This makes it even easier to get Power Manager on your Mac. Read more…

Published 21 January 2014

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