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Brandsonic Web for Mac

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Brandsonic Web is a simple web browser for the Mac made with Webkit.
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0.9.4 (Alpha 9.4) (Latest)
Current Version: 0.9.4 (Alpha 9.4) (Released 11/22/16)
Runs on OS X 10.6 or later

All previous versions of Brandsonic Web for Mac are available from the Brandsonic Web Archive.

Feature list:
  • Simple, clean cut interface
  • Super fast loading times
  • Ability to enlarge and decrease text size
  • Google Search bar
  • Quick sites
  • VoiceOver support
Planned features:
  • Bookmarks
  • Ability to download files
  • Tabs
  • Spell check

0.9.4 (Alpha 9.4)

Intel based Mac computer running 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10, 10.11 or 10.12.

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0.1 (Alpha 1)
  • Initial release

0.2 (Alpha 2)
  • Made URL box red
  • Made new back and forward buttons.
  • Made URL box longer
  • Fixed the web view being over the buttons.

0.3 (Alpha 3)
  • Fixed the bug where the webview wouldn't resize with the window.

0.4 (Alpha 4)
  • Completely rewritten
  • Added multiple window support. 
  • All new interface
  • New about box with credits
  • App size is smaller that previous releases. 

0.5 (Alpha 5)
  • Lion full screen support
  • Google Search Bar
  • Fixed Lion interface glitches

0.6 (Alpha 6)
  • Quick sites feature from Brandsonic Web mobile
  • Back and forward buttons are inactive if you can't go back or forward
  • Cleaner interface

0.7 (Alpha 7)
  • Support for Mac OS X 10.8
  • Full VoiceOver support
  • Redesigned Quick Sites interface

0.8 (Alpha 8)
  • Fixed the bug where the web page title and current URL were not displayed

0.9 (Alpha 9)
  • Support for Mac OS X 10.9
  • "http://" is now added to a typed URL if it is not already there
  • There is now a circular progress indicator when pages are loading

0.9.1 (Alpha 9.1)
  • Toolbar can now be hidden and customized
  • App icon is now properly centered so that it is not so low in the Dock
  • New Dock Quick Sites feature, right click app icon to access Quick Sites while the app is running
  • Changed the bundle identifier from "Brandsonic-inc..Brandsonic-Web" to "com.brandsonicinc.Brandsonic-Web"

0.9.2 (Alpha 9.2)
  • Support for OS X Yosemite
  • New options in Brandsonic Web menu to submit bug report and suggest features
  • New, smaller installer DMG

0.9.3 (Alpha 9.3)
  • Support for OS X El Capitan
  • Can now be set as default web browser
  • New Window option in Dock Menu
0.9.4 (Alpha 9.4)
  • Support for macOS Sierra
  • Basic support for the Touch Bar on the new MacBook Pro
  • Fixed the bug where the Google search bar wouldn't work with search queries that contained spaces 
  • New option to copy page title in edit menu

Known Issues

  • The homepage may not load when the app is started (Alpha 5) (Lion only?
  • *When clicking a link that opens a new window, nothing happens. (Alpha 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9)
  • *If a link in a external program is clicked when Brandsonic Web is set as the default browser and not running, Brandsonic Web opens, but no window appears. (Alpha 0.9.3, 0.9.4)
  • The URL of the page does not show up. The original typed URL stays in the address bar. (Alpha 1,2,3,4,5,6,7) (Fixed in Alpha 8)
  • The title of the web page doesn't show up on the apps title bar. (Alpha 1,2,3,4,5,6,7) (Fixed in Alpha 8)
  • When the window is closed a new window cannot be opened unless the app is restarted. (Alpha 1,2,3) (Fixed in Alpha 4)
  • The webview doesn't resize with the window. (Alpha 1,2) (Fixed in Alpha 3)
  • The Google Search Bar doesn't work with search queries that contain spaces (Fixed in Alpha 9.4)

*: Currently being worked on