UpdateAgent X has been released by Insider Software.

The software downloads updaters and provides direct links to updated developer Web pages.

UpdateAgent X updates all Mac OS X and OS 9 applications, including Carbonized , traditional Mac OS Classic and OS X-specific Cocoa applications. UpdateAgent X takes advantage of Mac OS X's interface features.

Mac OS X and OS 9 users planning to move to Mac OS X should use UpdateAgent X, while others should use UpdateAgent 8.1.

Available for download, this software is free to existing users of the updating service. The full version costs $49.95 for a full year of Internet-based updates. New users can try a demo version. No UK pricing is available.