Objective-C, ARC and Exceptions hints from our developers

Posted by Alex Taylor on August 12th, 2014

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The new post on our developers blog is dedicated to Objective-C exceptions when using ARC.

Our Mac development team found out that when raising and catching exception in your Objective-C app which uses ARC, memory leaks can occur. And we would like to share the solution how to avoid it. In this post you will find the detailed description and examples how to overcome this issue.

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…it is just what we needed!

Posted by Alex Taylor on August 12th, 2014

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Today we will take a look at case study of Xuehui Li, product manger from Beijing, who describes how Serial to Ethernet Connector by Eltima Software helps their company – Zealtech.

industry: communication.


Interested in coding? You should check it out!

Posted by Alex Taylor on August 1st, 2014

tumblr_inline_n7eutnkk6T1sit1v2Hey everyone!

We are happy to announce something unusual today! Our Mac OS X development team has started their own blog.

During the development process our team facing lots of different challenges, demanding unobvious decisions. In this blog we want to share our experience and solutions in Mac OS and iOS development, the new Swift trendiness.

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Meet updated USB Network Gate for Mac!

Posted by Alex Taylor on July 21st, 2014

eveusbWe, at Eltima, firmly believe that there is no limit to perfection, that is why we go on improving our products. This time we’ve got some good news for Mac users – a new version of your favorite USB Network Gate for Mac is released.

USB Network Gate is an excellent tool to share USB devices over network – Internet/LAN/WAN. With this application you can easily access USB devices plugged in other machines and vice versa – a device inserted in your computer can be accessed by other users, no matter where they are – in your office or across the globe, as if the devices were physically connected to their computers.

So what’s new in the newly released version 3.1:

  • Full support for OS X Mavericks;
  • Experimental support for OS X Yosemite;
  • Mass storage devices now can be shared and disconnected and data will be properly saved on the device;
  • Computer name of the client, which currently uses the shared device, is displayed to others;
  • Daemon hanging and issues leading to unexpected system reboot are fixed;
  • Overall stability is improved.

Download USB Network Gate for Mac

Learn more about USB Network Gate for Mac

More to it – the update is free for the users of the current version, USB Network Gate 3.0. If you are using USB Network Gate 2.x or an earlier version, you can apply for 50% discount here.

The latest USB Network Gate for Windows can be downloaded here, the Linux release is available here.

Any questions? Do not hesitate to ask

PhotoBulk for Windows is here!

Posted by Alex Taylor on July 8th, 2014

photobulkicoWe are proud to announce the release of PhotoBulk 1.0, an easy-to-use image editor for Windows.

This little app, that won the affection of hundreds of Mac users all over the world, due to its design, convenience and ease, is now available on the most popular operating system all over the world.

PhotoBulk 1.0 for Windows has got the following features:

  • Bulk Text/Image watermark;
  • Bulk Resize;
  • Bulk Optimize JPEG & PNG;
  • Bulk Rename;
  • Bulk Convert;


Bulk Watermark is not only about adding a picture stamp or some plain text, but with its help one can also change opacity, font, color and rotate it in 360. There is also script watermark to advance the security of photos and images, and date stamp to display when the pictures were taken.

Bulk Resize offers you the variety of options like resizing by width and height, percentage, max size and of course you can use the desired dimensions simply by typing them in the free size mode.

Optimization of JPEG & PNG images in Bulk will save the space on your hard drive without quality loss and Bulk Rename will help to forget about unclear camera names and put something of your choice. Conversion is available for all supported formats – JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP and TIFF.

Download PhotoBulk for Windows

Learn more about Photobulk

Any questions? Feel free to ask

Flexihub is on it’s way!

Posted by Alex Taylor on June 19th, 2014

We are here to let you know about the latest newcomer to our award-winning USB software family!

Meet Flexihub – an easy-to-use service that connects all your USB flash drives, printers, cameras, security dongles and other USB devices via Internet or LAN, as if these devices were plugged all together into one of your computers!

Get a single point of control for all USB ports and devices connected to your remote computers. Use them as if they were connected to your local PC, regardless of your location and real IP address availability.


All you need is to install a client module (Windows-only for now, Mac, Linux and Android will follow) and login into Flexihub service on all the computers you would like to reach. USB devices, plugged into these computers will immediately become available for sharing anywhere and any time. No additional hardware needed. And of course you can connect as many devices as you want.

And here’s what you should do to give a try to this awesome new software among the first lucky ones:

Click here to subscribe

You will be informed about release availability right away.

Any questions? Feel free to ask

“…choosing Eltima saved me a lot of time”

Posted by Alex Taylor on June 4th, 2014

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Today we will take a look at case study of Drew Debois, student from London, who describes how Flash Optimizer by Eltima Software helps him in his projects.

industry: education.


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