Tuesday 21 July 2009 at 4:16 pm
You are one of many developers using the Monkeybread Software REALbasic plugins. Today we want to notify you about a new record we have reached:
30,000 functions in 1,500 classes ...
... in our 9.5 prerelease 6 version.
The 9.5 release will have features which you may want to try today:
* Use our OCR classes for optical text recognition.
* Extract pictures from a QuickTime movie with the QTFrameExtractorMBS class
* Perform asynchronous DNS queries.
* Read and write image meta data like EXIF, IPTC and GPS information on Mac OS X using CGImageSource/Destination classes.
You may be interested in other features new in the 9.x releases:
* Handle XMP meta data
* Connect to SQL database servers using Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, DB2, Sybase, Informix, InterBase/Firebird, SQLBase, MySQL, PostgreSQL and ODBC and SQLite.
* Use Little CMS for cross-platform color matching.
* Enjoy new chart options in ChartDirector like finance charts, color axes and more 3D charts.
* Perform file copy operations in background.
* Record and play audio easily with the PortAudio streams.
* Use the UniMotionMBS to read the status of sudden motion sensors in modern Macbooks.
During the upcoming months we will work on:
* new Snow Leopard functions
* support for new Cocoa target in future REALbasic versions
* and more
Please contact us if you have feature requests or bug reports. If you want to upgrade your plugins or you like to order additional plugins, please ask for personalized bundle deals.
We are available for contract development of custom plugins, applications and REALbasic consulting.
You can download the 9.5pr6 plugins here: