Fifth Wave develops and markets a number of products
scientific/engineering, graphic arts, pre-press and publishing
Fifth Wave's product line includes:
Mac - a stand alone application that allows for the communication
of graphics arts equipment (densitometers, spectrophotometers, colorimeters,
etc.) and the Macintosh via the Macintosh serial port.
IO - A
cdev/init that performs the tasks of Densitometer Mac but invisibly in
the background. It periodically checks to see if there is data in the
Macintosh serial buffer and if so, formats the data and transports it
into the currently active application.
2 - Complete
upgrade/rewrite of the highly acclaimed Convert! Requires Mac OS 9.1
or later; built for Mac OS X. Convert 2 is simply the greatest tool available
for calculating conversions on the Macintosh. Temperature, Velocity,
Time, Radix (base), Mass, Currency, Bartending, you name it! 45 different
conversion categories are available, offering thousands of conversion
possibilities. Full support of the Mac OS including Drag and Drop, multiple
monitors, multiple conversion windows, foreign localizations, non-modal
user interface, and Mac OS X/Mac OS 9 compatibility. Convert 2 features
intelligent localization - that is, Convert 2 displays its menus in U.S.
English, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Spanish, and Finnish on-the-fly
based on your installed OS localization. $15 USD license fee required,
can accept most forms of payment through Kagi's web site or by using the registration program included in the Convert 2 download. Available for download here.
Current shipping version is 2.0.2.
- Convert is simply the greatest tool available for calculating conversions
on the Macintosh. Temperature, Velocity, Time, Mass, Bartending, you
name it! 40 different conversion categories, offering thousands of conversion
possibilities. Full support of the Mac OS, Drag and Drop, multiple monitors,
foreign localizations, non-modal and Balloon help. Supports U.S. English,
French, German, Italian, and Spanish. $15 USD license fee required, can
accept most forms of payment through Kagi (Registration program included
in Convert download). Available via FTP.
Current shipping version is 1.3.4.
a handy little utility for Macintosh PowerBook Duo owners. dButtons is
a new stand-alone control panel that allows Duo owners to alter the
behavior of their trackball buttons. dButtons will allow you to change
from single-click behaviors to one of no click, single click, double
or click lock. These behaviors remain constant between Shut Downs, Restarts
and Sleep sessions. Shareware fee of $5. Available via FTP.
Broker - a 4D database that has been specifically set up to be
the front end for jewelry stores. Inventory, Sales, Customer Name and
Address, Appraisals, etc.
one among many varied XObjs for MacroMedia Director. Searcher is a TEXT
file search engine.
PowerBook Security - An application that shipped on all Apple PowerBook
5xx series computers that illustrated Kensington Microware Limited's
A number of these products can be downloaded directly from