Posts Tagged ‘Mac Apps’

Recommended: 8 Great Mac App Bundles for Under $50

I have really not been looking for any reason at all to spend any more money, what with a few purchases for Black Friday / Cyber Monday and now the holidays coming up and a kiddo with a  Christmas list that seems to get longer every day. But this morning …

FX Photo Studio Updated with Retina Support, on Sale at 50% Off

FX Photo Studio for Mac, a feature-rich photo effects app, has been updated this week – to Version 2.6. The big new feature in this update is retina display support, along with full Mountain Lion compatibility. Here’s the full change list for this new version: – MacBook Pro Retina display …

Pocket for Mac Hit the Mac App Store this Week

Pocket is one of two superb offline reading apps for iOS devices, along with Instapaper. This week Pocket for Mac was released on the Mac App Store – so those of us who use it on the iPad and / or iPhone now have a desktop companion app for it. …

PSA: Big Windows 8 Warning from Parallels

Yikes – it’s a Windows 8 box on an Apple focused site. It’s OK, it’s for a good reason. Paralles, makers of the superb Parallels Desktop virtualization app for Mac, have issued a critical warning about trying to upgrade to Windows 8 on Parallels Desktop. The short story is Don’t …

Evernote Adding Menu Bar Helper Back in Skitch App, Never Should&...

Here’s some good news from the Evernote blog site a few days ago: they are adding back the Menu Bar Helper in their Skitch for Mac app. We have some exciting news for our Skitch for Mac users today. The latest update (2.0.2) includes a Skitch Menu Bar Helper which …

Hurrah – Tweetbot for Mac Is Available Now in the Mac App S...

Like the post title says, Tweetbot for Mac is out now – available in the Mac App Store. Tweetbot started out as a gorgeous iOS Twitter app. It’s my favorite (and seemingly just about everyone’s favorite) Twitter app for the iPad. I’ve run the alpha and beta versions of Tweetbot …

Tweetbot for Mac Coming Soon, Submitted to Apple

As you can see in the screencap above, the Tweetbot for Mac app was submitted to the App Store for review a week ago, so hopefully it should be approved and available in the Mac App Store fairly soon. Tweetbot is a gorgeous and excellent Twitter client from Tapbots – …

Looks Like I Picked the Wrong Week to Start Liking Sparrow

Looks like I picked the wrong time to decide I like Sparrow far more than the Mac’s built-in Mail app. I had made a couple abortive efforts in the past to use Sparrow, but over the last few weeks I finally got to know it properly and have switched over …

MacUpdate’s Parallels App Bundle Is an Awesome Deal

MacUpdate’s annual Parallels app bundle has been launched today – and this is one of the very best Mac app bundles I’ve ever seen. It offers over $400 in savings for a superb set of apps. The total value of the bundled apps is over $450 and the price on …

Mac App Store Hit 10,000 Apps Last Week – How Many Have You...

The Mac App Store reached a milestone last week – 10,000 apps available on the store, after about a year and a quarter since its launch. Compared to the iOS app stores – with over 500,000 iPhone apps and 200,000 iPad apps available – this doesn’t seem a strikingly impressive …

The One Apple App I Hate: iPhoto

Hey, that’s not a screenshot of iPhoto. Nope, it isn’t. It’s a screencap of the one thing I see most of whenever I have to spend any time at all with my least favorite Apple app ever – the Spinning Wheel of Wait on iPhoto on the Mac. I have …