Socialite for Mac

Socialite for Mac

Download Editors' Rating:
2.5
Average
Average User Rating:
2.8
out of 6 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.5.3
  • Total Downloads:
    2,574
  • Date Added:
    Feb. 11, 2013
  • Price:
    Free to try; $9.95 to buy

Editors' Review

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Navigating through all your favorite social networks can be time-consuming as well as messy. As an all-in-one app, Socialite for Mac gathers together recent updates from social networks you belong to and can help you simplify your social networking life.

Users can try Socialite for Mac for free or buy it for $9.95. The installation of this rather small program went fast. The interface doesn't have the wow factor, but it is well organized and intuitive; at times, however, we had some trouble with scrolling that was not so smooth. You can easily integrate many social Web sites like Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, and Digg, as well as RSS feeds, and then receive all the content updates in one place. Also, this app is well integrated with Growl, which means that every time your friends update their status or post a photo you will see a notification. However, it's a shame the program does not support some other very popular social networks, such as Tumblr or Reddit.

If you're tired of navigating through several different social networks or apps and logging in and out, then Socialite for Mac could be exactly what you're looking for. This app is suitable for all social media fans who wish to receive updates all in one place.

Editors' note: This is a review of the trial version of Socialite for Mac 1.5.3.

 
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"Socialite phones home to Google Analytics"

June 03, 2013  |  By zunipus

 |  Version: Socialite 1.5.3

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Socialite phones home to Google Analytics

Summary

Socialite phones home to Google Analytics.

The only reason to do so to my knowledge is to allow Google surveillance of my computer behavior. If your app is going to surveil my computer use, then ASK MY PERMISSION FIRST, DAMMIT. I have used my reverse firewall Little Snitch to deny Socialite access to Google Analytics forever. I suggest other folks with reverse firewalls consider doing the same.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.5.3
  • Switched to Twitter API version 1.1.
  • Removed Retweets container (may slow down first launch)
  • Improvements to Flickr logins
General
Publisher Apparent Software
Publisher web site http://www.apparentsoft.com/
Release Date February 11, 2013
Date Added February 11, 2013
Version 1.5.3
Category
Category Internet Software
Subcategory Social Networking Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.7, Mac OS X 10.8, Mac OS X 10.6
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 7.06MB
File Name Socialite.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 2,574
Downloads Last Week 3
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Not available
Price $9.95

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