The Icon Bar Technology news and views Font Directory Pro moves to 3.23 http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1433.html Elesar have released an updated version of Font Directory Pro. As the version number suggests, this is just an incremental update. It does add one really useful feature (suggested by a user) to allow text on the global clipboard to be used in the application. CashBook and other goodies http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1429.html Steve Fryatt is a well-known face in the RISC OS world and a regular fixture at RISC OS shows where his stand always has lots of interesting software. June News Round-up http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1427.html Some things we noticed this month. What did you see? !Organizer updated to 2.28a http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1428.html A surprise release at Wakefield 2018 was an updated version of !Organizer (2.28a). As the number suggests, this is an incremental update to fix bugs and also add minor improvements to the ToDo Section and the interaction with RiscOSM. According to the change log there are 30 changes in the code from v2.28 Getting started with Bash on RISC OS http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1402.html There are lots of hidden treasures to try for free in PackMan (see our review from 2017). In this article we are going to go into more depth with Bash. Bash is a freely available on many systems (I use it all the time at work on Macs and Linux systems). It also provides the basis for running many other tools and automating things by writing short Bash scripts. A new monitor for my RISC OS and Mac systems http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1412.html Recently I decided to upgrade my monitors. I have a MacBook Pro laptop and I have 2 monitors - one at work which runs my laptop (replacing a 27 inch 10 year old Apple work monitor) and one for home also hosts my RaspberryPi and Titanium. I wanted a high resolution (3840 x 2160 for work) monitor which would also play nicely with my other machines. May news round-up http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1422.html Some things we noticed this month. What did you see? Drag'n'Drop Spring 2018 edition released http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1423.html GDPR and RISC OS http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1426.html You may have been receiving quite a few emails recently related to GDPR. This is a new set of rules which into effect across the whole EU and impacts anyone who holds individual data. Companies now need to be much more careful on what data they hold on you and have your permission to hold it. You also have a right to ask Companies to forget you and delete any emails which include you. Messenger Pro reaches release 8 http://iconbar.co.uk/comments/rss/news1421.html A surprise (but very welcome) release at Wakefield was a new release of the perennial RISC OS client, Messenger Pro. In his talk, Andrew Rawnsley said that R-CompInfo had brought forward the update as the code needed some reworking to ensure it worked with RISC OS 5.24 - we are not complaining.