PhoneRescue for MAC review

Version 3.1Developer iMobie China



iMobie was established on 2011, located at Tianfu Software Park, Chengdu, China. The company’s name is inspired by I’M Optimistic, Brave, Independent & Efficient, which represents the main characters of this young, passionate and promising team. iMOBIE not only focusses on phone repair, but also builds cleaning apps for phone, mac and tablet. Positive exposure is what new companies need to establish themselves in a fierce market. This review will reveal PhoneRescue for Mac potential to many phone users experiencing software ( IOS ) problems.



There is some stiff competition on the market so iMOBIE needs to set the records straight in terms of whose best. Installation is simple and easy. No reboot is required, only fill the license on you’re on your way repairing your phone. To use the program you need to unlock /trust your phone to grant access to PhoneRescue for Mac.

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iMobie PhoneRescue is used for restoring lost or deleted files from iOS devices. PhoneRescue works with both Mac and PC, allowing to restore files from your iTunes backup,as well as recover from iOS devices. iMobie PhoneRescue is able to recover IOS data of 25 different file types.

  • Recover deleted or lost messages, contacts, etc., back to iPhone/iPad;
  • Repair a broken iDevice from any system crash;
  • Pinpoint missing files that you need most at the first place.
Supported File Types:
Personal DataContacts, Call History, Messages, Message Attachment, Voicemail, Calendar, Reminders, Notes, Note Attachment, Safari History, Safari Bookmarks
Media DataPhotos, Photo Videos, Thumbnails, Music, Videos, AudioBooks, Playlists, Ringtones, iBooks, Voice Memo
App DataApp Documents, App Photos, App Audios, App Videos




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PhoneRescue presents all possible recovery methods, known by the editor. The user is presented with an overview and guidelines regarding your phones problem. Just read all given failure descriptions and pick your recovery option. Without the guidelines you would be unable to make the right choices. So, big plus for the program layout and clear statements.

If your phone can’t connect to PhotoRescue the hardware of your phone will be too damaged in some way. So best way is to try out and download the free version and see if the phone will make connection with PhoneRescue.

The recover options from an existing backup wether its a iTunes, iCloud or the device itself are common and work without any problems. The IOS Repair Tools however are most interesting to me
as they do the most diffycult task of all.



This scenario wants you to connect your phone to your computer and follow the steps presented. It is best if you first read and
understand the procedure to follow. This procedure works well, and restores your phone to a factory default state. So all your info will be lost, but you endup with a working phone again.

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PhoneRescue is the swiss army knife for repairing your phone or recovering of your lost data. It looks great with a clean interface and does what it claims to do. I am particularly impressed with the detailed problem descriptions and  ‘ How To ‘, repairing or recovering your device. It makes it usable for all users, which is a big plus.
If you’re desperate and almost want to give up on your phone, get this tool to sort things out for you. Mind you, do use the try-out version first in order to see if your phone will connect anyway.

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$ 49.99



Art Text Mac review

Version 3.0Developer BeLight Software Ltd.



BeLight Software, founded in January 2003, specializes in the development and distribution of software and technologies for Mac OS X, iOS, Windows 8, and Android.  Version 3.0 is more than just an update on 2.5 It has a complete new interface, new graphics and textures. Art Text is a graphic design software for creating stunning illustrations, such as badges, flyers, logos, social headers and icons, text mockups, website graphics and buttons, picture captions, word art and 3D text.

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Customizable Templates
70+ ready made templates will help with logo design, produce beautiful word art, web elements and picture captions.

3D Materials
Customize 3D materials using 200+ textures, 140+ bump map surfaces, 80+ environment map textures.

Fill Tools
100 gradient presets, 540+ textures and 140+ shading materials.

3D Effects
Apply soft-edged shadow or glow to 3D objects. Use optical effect tools to make background objects out of focus.

2D Effects
Adjustable shadow and glow effects, over 30+ masks.

Geometry Transformations
Apply 24 transformation shapes to 2D or 3D texts to bend, warp or give the text a wavy shape.

Graphic Content
750+ vector icons, symbols and shapes, 32 flash, flare, sparkle and light trace objects, 570+ backgrounds and textures.

Sharing the Result
Share the art on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram with just one click, or export to an image file to use virtually anywhere






Opening Art Text for the first time, offers a plain interface with 2 sidebars. The left sidebar presents all available shapes,butoons 2 & 3 D text presets. The right sidebar is your work area.
From here you choose settings and options. Art Text 3 offers some great transformations. In the end it all comes down to the creativity of the user. You need to play around at start to find all offered possibilities.
Working with layers is possible and necessary if you want to create real stunning creations.

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Art Text Mac is a fast improvement over version 2.5. If you are a regular user an upgrade is what you should get. Create your own labels,buttons or letterhead and stand out from the crowd.
Personalize your website, reports and essays. The choice is all yours. ArtText 3 provides lots of shapes and art settings. It can do more than most users will use, the professional however
may take it to its limits and be pleased with the result. I think there is no real competition in the market. I gladly rate it 5 stars, as it put a smile on my face and say Cheese !


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€ 49.99






Disk Drill Pro review

Version 2.4.441Developer Cleverfiles Corporation



No matter what type of storage device you’ve lost data from, if you can normally connect it to your Mac and view the contents, Disk Drill can scan it.
Disk Drill Pro can help if you have:



File systems that Disk Drill can scan include:

The Deep Scan method ( PRO VERSION ) works on ANY file system – and even on volumes with a missing or corrupted file system.

File types that can be recovered:

Photo files like JPG, PNG and TIFF
Graphic files like AI, PSD and INDD
RAW camera files like CR2, NEF and DNG
Video files like AVI, DV and MP4
Music files like AIF, MP3 and WAV
Document files like DOCX, PPTX and XLSX



Disk Drill 2 is easy to install, and after completion presents an overview of the stored / connected storage devices.

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There are options presented for RECOVERY and EXTRA’s:


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Running Deep Scan takes some time ! Deep Scan method can be used in any situation — on any volume with any file system.

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How does Disk Drill 2 work ?
When Recovery Vault is enabled to protect a particular drive or partition, Disk Drill uses a special background service to monitor that drive or partition for changes. When a file is deleted, Disk Drill remembers the metadata for the file.

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After the Deep Scan finishes, you just click the GREEN Recovery-Button and job done !


Rebuild, Rescue and Remount
If you have a failing drive, lost partition, or need to prevent precious data from being overwritten during the scan process, Disk Drill has several innovative ways to maximize your data recovery:

Backup Into DMG Image – Backs up an entire hard drive or partition from a failing drive onto a new drive as a DMG file
Remount Volume as Read Only – Protects a non-system volume during a scan so that your data isn’t overwritten by OSX or another app
Universal Partition Search – Recovers partitions on HFS+, FAT and NTFS volumes and creates a virtual partition for any ones that are found
Scan for Lost HFS+ Partition – Finds and rebuilds HFS+ partitions on your Mac that have been reformatted
Rebuild HFS+ Catalog File – Rebuilds the catalog of HFS+ partitions that won’t mount correctly

Can you Recover Data If TRIM Is Enabled On My SSD Drive?

Unfortunately, the answer is no. The TRIM function on an SSD (solid state drive) effectively nulls out the space where deleted files were stored, making the data completely unrecoverable, even by Disk Drill.



Disk Drill Pro is like the Swiss Army knife for Data Recovery. Works well and supports nearly all file systems and file types. A firm recommendation to anyone looking for Data Recovery software for MAC. Scan and Preview Files for Free. The best thing about Disk Drill is that you don’t have to buy anything until you are sure that your data can be recovered. You can scan your drive and preview your files with Disk Drill Basic. Once you are sure that your files can be recovered, you can quickly upgrade to Disk Drill PRO. And if you install Disk Drill Basic before you lose any data, several of Disk Drill’s data protection features allow for free data recovery on your Mac!


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€ 79.00