MUST HAVE MAC APPS: TOP 20

1. Yosemite

Yosemite brings brings an all new look and feel to the Mac. WIth an abundance of new features such as Handoff, iCloud Drive and SMS, as well as generous speed and reliability improvements, Yosemite is a must have. Download and install it today for free in the Mac App Store.

 

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2. Parallels

With Parallels Desktop for Mac, you can seamlessly run both Windows and Mac applications side-by-side with speed, control and confidence. Parallels integrates beautifully with your Mac, offering several levels of integration ranging from a full screen Windows desktop experience, to the removal of all Windows elements, making your windows apps run just like Mac apps.

 

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3. Todoist

Todoist is one of the best 'to do' list apps out there. It has a robust set of features, as well as a set of companion apps for tablet, phone and the web.

 

The basic version of Todoist is free, with premium features available with an in app purchase.

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4. Pixelmator

Have you ever wanted Photoshop, but been turned off by the price? Then Pixelmator might be for you! Pixelmator is a beautifully designed, easy-to-use, fast and powerful image editor for Mac OS X.

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5. Tweetbot

Tweetbot for Mac is the Mac version of the popular iOS Twitter client Tweetbot. Tweetbot combines a powerful feature set with a wonderful user interface to provide a Twitter experience surpassing that of Twitter's own apps. The app comes in at a hefty $20, but for heavy Twitter users, it's worth the price.

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6. SMC Fan Control

Do you feel like your legs are burning whenever you use your MacBook or MacBook Pro? It isn't uncommon for Macs to run at a very high temperature; In fact they are built to handle it. However, that doesn't make it any more comfortable. Help ease your pain by installing SMC Fan Control. SMC Fan Control allows fine tuning of your Mac's fan speeds, meaning you can increase its default speed to prevent a hot Mac. You can also quickly switch between your own predefined settings in the menu bar, or set it to switch automatically based on your Mac's power source.

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7. Spotify

Think of Spotify as your new music collection. Your library. Only this time your collection is vast: millions of tracks and counting. Spotify comes in all shapes and sizes, available for your PC, Mac, home audio system and mobile phone. Wherever you go, your music follows you. And because the music plays live, there’s no need to wait for downloads and no big dent in your hard drive.

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8. World of Goo

World of Goo is a physics based puzzle / construction game. The millions of Goo Balls who live in the beautiful World of Goo don't know that they are in a game, or that they are extremely delicious.

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9. DaisyDisk

Ever gotten an alert that your Mac is low on disk space? Is your Mac starting to feel a bit cluttered? DaisyDisk is the perfect solution. DaisyDisk helps you recover disk space by showing you what files are taking up the most room on your Mac, and it does so with a gorgeous, interactive map.

 

From there it's just a simple drag and drop to get rid of unwanted files. Before you know it, you'll have that valuable space back.

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10. Deliveries

Deliveries helps you keep track of all your packages, so you always know when they’re going to arrive. Whether it’s the latest gadget you’ve pre-ordered online, or a new graphic novel you can’t wait to dive into, Deliveries will keep tabs on it so you don’t miss the doorbell.

 

 

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