Mac Apps

Paddle announces an epic Mac Bundle from Creatable

Jul 31st - Paddle has announced their latest premium Mac bundle--an Epic Summer Mac Bundle from Creatable. You get 20 top Mac apps for the next couple of weeks for the price of

Recommended: 8 Great Mac App Bundles for Under $50

Dec 5th - 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 I spotted the proverbial offer […]

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

Nov 16th - 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 support– Mac OS X 10.8 […]

Pocket for Mac Hit the Mac App Store this Week

Oct 27th - 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. This has been a bit […]

PSA: Big Windows 8 Warning from Parallels

Oct 25th - 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 Right Now, as you risk […]

Evernote Adding Menu Bar Helper Back in Skitch App, Never Should’ve Removed It

Oct 22nd - 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 lets you take screenshots and […]

Hurrah – Tweetbot for Mac Is Available Now in the Mac App Store

Oct 18th - 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 for Mac and I can […]

Looks Like I Picked the Wrong Week to Start Liking Sparrow

Jul 20th - 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 to it completely as my […]

MacUpdate’s Parallels App Bundle Is an Awesome Deal

Jun 6th - 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 the bundle is $49.99. Here’s […]

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

May 1st - 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 number. I think a lot […]