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5 Must Have Free Applications For Mac Users

This post is specifically aimed at first time Mac users and at others who have been looking for some free and open source softwares to make their daily tasks easier. Not only do the softwares listed here come free of cost, they also do their work as well as their paid counterparts. Here I'm listing down free apps for Mac, which will help you to get more done in less [...]

Can’t be opened because it is from an unidentified Developer: Solved

I recently purchased Mac book air and got a free upgrade to OS X mountain lion which added some new security feature, which will prevent installing of 3rd party apps. I was trying to install VLC and MAMP app and everytime I got this error on my Mac: "App Can’t be opened because it is from an unidentified developer." If you are running OS X mountain Lion 10.8+, you might be [...]

Google Releases Chrome Canary for Mac OS X, No Linux Support Yet

Google has finally released a Mac version of the Google Chrome Canary browser. The Chrome Canary build is essentially the latest beta version of the browser which was first released for Windows last year. Find out more about Canary after the break with instructions to install it on your Mac side by side with your regular Chrome release. Related Posts: How to Remove Flash from Mac’s Internet Browser Google Chrome [...]

Banana TV: Play iOS images, Videos directly on Mac using Airplay

Erica Saduns brings us Banana TV app, one of the coolest apps we’ve come across and one that packs a great deal of functionality for your iOS devices. Thanks to Erica you can now play videos and images from your favorite iOS devices; iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, running iOS 4.2 or higher to your networked Mac. It uses Airplay - the newest feature in iOS 4.2 to beam your videos [...]

Review: Writer for Mac OS X Helps Do Nothing But Write

Your Mac already has a text editor(TextEdit) included, right? Then why use another? Writer, is specifically aimed at writers, bloggers, novelists(well, you get an idea) who want a no fuss simple interface to write. You can leave behind all distractions as you work in the full screen mode. Also included is a nifty word count tool & pinning mode. Related reads: Review: Desktop Curtain for Mac 5 Must Have Free [...]

Review: Desktop Curtain for Mac

Whether you are a blogger or a developer or a teacher, if you do take a lot of screenshots on your Mac you will really like this small tool called Desktop Curtain which will provide a clean clutter free background for your screenshots. Why take the trouble of moving all your desktop icons away when you have Desktop Curtain. App review after the break. I have been using this app [...]

3 Websites to Find Free & Download Mac Software

Today we are showcasing three websites which will help you find free and useful applications for Mac OS X. There are a lot of amazing applications made for the Mac but not everyone is aware of places where they can find them. This guide will help you with just that. Other Suggested Readings: 11 Reasons Why I love Mac and You Should Too 5 Must Have Free Applications For Mac [...]

Fun With Your Macbook’s Motion Sensor

All the Macbooks manufactured by Apple have a Sudden Motion Sensor in built for preventing damage to the hard drive due to sudden movement. The same hardware can be put to some simple yet fun applications. While you won't go around shaking and slapping your laptop everyday, these apps surely are very engaging, even if just for a few minutes. Note: Most of these apps work with all Macbooks. I [...]

Read/Write NTFS Drives on Your Mac with Paragon Software

If you have an external drive in NTFS format or a BootCamp partition, you must have run into this inability to write to NTFS drives on Mac. While Snow Leopard allows you to read NTFS file systems you cannot create, delete or modify files or folders natively. Paragon's NTFS for Mac OS X offers a solution. Firstly, Why do we need NTFS write access? FAT32 drives don't let you transfer [...]

5 Mac Applications to Increase Your Productivity

There are many reasons to love Apple’s Mac. No matter why you prefer to use Mac, it might be because of its stylish look or its powerful features. With Mac’s inbuilt features there are various applications which will help you to enjoy Mac and have fun with. Apart from having fun, few applications help you to increase your productivity. Here is the list of 5 essential applications for Mac to [...]