macOS Software Directory

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Page last updated February 21, 2020 – Over 450 titles indexed with more than 160 available for FREE

Category Sub Category Price Name 64-bit Description
Business
Accounting
FREE Manager Y Manager is accounting software for small business.
Calendars
$49.99 BusyCal Y A powerful, flexible, reliable calendar app for macOS. It’s packed with innovative, time-saving features including customizable views, integrated to dos, travel time, maps, natural language input, weather, moons, graphics, tags and more.
$24.00/month Daylite Y Daylite features at a glance: Apple Mail Integration, Apple Contact & Calendar Integration, Interaction Tracking, Calendar & Reminders, List Management, Email Templates, Deal Pipelines, Project Management, and Files & Documents.
FREE Itsycal Y Itsycal is a tiny menu bar calendar. If you want, it will display your events as a companion to the Mac Calendar app.
FREE Fantastical Y Calender App for the Mac and iOS. Fantastical supports availability and scheduling, allowing you to quickly find out if coworkers are available when creating a new event. Scheduling requires a supported server, such as Google Apps or Exchange. iCloud does not support availability.
Collaboration
Daylite Y See BUSINESS:CALENDARS:DAYLITE
FREE Zoom Y This cloud video conferencing solution includes simple online meetings and group messaging into one easy-to-use platform. Take advantage of a complete solution that includes video, audio, and screen-sharing experience across ZoomPresence, Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, and H.323/SIP room systems.
Contacts Manager
$49.99 BusyContacts Y BusyContacts makes managing contacts faster and more efficient. Offering the same power and flexibility that BusyCal users enjoy with their calendars, BusyContacts integrates seamlessly with BusyCal to form a flexible, easy to use CRM solution for managing calendars and contacts. BusyContacts syncs with the built-in Contacts app on macOS and iOS and supports all leading cloud services, including iCloud, Google, Exchange and Twitter.
Daylite Y See BUSINESS:CALENDARS:DAYLITE
CRM
FREE SpinOffice CRM SpinOffice CRM connected with your business contacts and save time by getting organized! Get your customers, prospects, mail, calendar, tasks and memos, documents, projects and archive in one central database.
Data Analysis
FREE Metabase Metabase is an open source solution for sharing, visualizing, and analyzing data without having to deal with a complex workflow. The utility enables you to filter content via an user-friendly interface, and can transform data into easy to read graphs in no time.
$195.00 StatPlus Y StatPlus:mac turns your copy of Microsoft Excel for Mac (2004 – 2019) or Apple Numbers into a powerful statistical tool without making you learn another software or part with extraordinary amounts of money. You’ll use the familiar interface to perform complex analysis and calculations, enabling you to concentrate on analyzing the results rather than figuring out how to achieve them.
$79.99 Wizard Y Wizard is a new way to analyze data on your Mac. No programming, no typing. Just click and explore.Wizard is built around pictures: pictures of your data, and pictures of statistical values. The innovative graphics will help you understand data quickly and explain statistical concepts. Import data from Excel, Access, Numbers, R workspaces, SQLite, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and plain old comma-separated values (CSV).
$199.99 Wizard Pro Y Wizard is a new way to analyze data on your Mac. No programming, no typing. Just click and explore.Wizard is built around pictures: pictures of your data, and pictures of statistical values. The innovative graphics will help you understand data quickly and explain statistical concepts. Import data from Excel, Access, Numbers, R workspaces, SQLite, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and plain old comma-separated values (CSV). Also import from SAS, Stata, and SPSS.
Desktop Publishing & Printing
$49.99 Affinity Publisher Y Bring your vision to life with Affinity Publisher, the next generation of professional publishing software. From magazines, books, brochures, posters, reports and stationery to other creations, this incredibly smooth, intuitive app gives you the power to combine your images, graphics and text to make beautiful layouts ready for publication.
$259.95 LinkOptimizer Reduce InDesign link size; convert image colors, formats and more.
$170.00 Output Factory Automate InDesign’s output tasks and simplifies workflows of printers, publishers, prepress houses, and ad agencies.
$699.95 Output Factory Server Output automation solution for Adobe InDesign. The software automates InDesign production workflow by processing files from watched hot folders. Output Factory Server offloads printing and exporting from InDesign to a central system leaving operator workstations free from the output process.
$39.96 PDF Checkpoint PDF Checkpoint automates PDF workflows with powerful batch processing: preflight, route by preflight results, export as images, split, convert colors, reduce file size and more.
$19.99 Swift Publisher Y Swift Publisher is a super-intuitive, all-purpose page layout and desktop publishing app for Mac. contains over 500 templates of diverse print projects, including bi-fold and tri-fold brochures, catalogs, business cards, social media, disc labels and covers, address labels and much more.
FREE TeXShop Y TeX previewer using “pdftex” and “pdflatex”.
Graphics & Design
FREE BirdFont Y Birdfont is a free font editor which lets you create vector graphics and export TTF, OTF, EOT and SVG fonts. The editor has good support for both monochrome and color font formats.
FREE Computer Animated Pixels Y Computer Animated Pixels™ (or C.A.P for short) is a program that generates stunning visuals. It features 200 awesome visuals.
$249.00 Canvas Draw Y It includes an array of vector and raster image editing tools, built-in templates, and over 2000 symbols. Built with business professionals and creatives in mind, Canvas Draw 6 proves to be a diverse content creation tool with the power to generate projects, from precise technical drawings to metrics, from architectural design to logo design.
$89.99 Flame Painter Flame Painter 3 is a unique paint application that lets you easily create original artwork, light effects, unconventional design or beautiful backgrounds with flame brushes.
$19.99 FoxCAD Y Open and edit DWG files.
$18.99 Gamma Control Y Gamma Control is used by designers, photographers, and filmmakers to improve color reliability or adjust screens so they fit within various lighting conditions in pictures or videos. It can also be used when playing games or viewing videos to reveal details normally too subtle to be seen.
FREE Growly Draw Y There are hundreds of painting and drawing apps on the App Store. This one is a bit different. It doesn’t want to grow up to be Photoshop, Illustrator, or Draw Anything the Next Generation. It’s not intended for professional artists. This is a drawing app for day-to-day use by people who don’t have a degree in graphic design. You can use it to create illustrations for reports, newsletters, blogs, or just to amuse your friends.
$99.99 HighDesign LT Y A powerful and flexible solution that combines traditional CAD tools with the features and the model-document-publish-manage workflow typical of Building Information Modeling (BIM) processes.
$229.00 HighDesign Standard Y A powerful and flexible solution that combines traditional CAD tools with the features and the model-document-publish-manage workflow typical of Building Information Modeling (BIM) processes.
$360.00 HighDesign Pro Y A powerful and flexible solution that combines traditional CAD tools with the features and the model-document-publish-manage workflow typical of Building Information Modeling (BIM) processes.
FREE Logo Creator Y logo design application for macOS. The app allows users to create a custom logo in a matter of minutes. Users can choose a vector-based logo from a list and customize the logo for their needs or create a new logo from scratch. Logos can be used on social media, banners, covers, business cards, envelopes, letters, emails, flyers or even on large screens and billboards. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE Logo Creator – Design Maker Y Logo design application for macOS computers. Logo Creator allows users to select a previously designed logo and customize it for their needs or create a new logo from scratch. The vector-based logos can be resized and used for almost any purpose, and in any sized end result. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE Meadows Productivity Suite Y A completely Free set of software tools for Adobe InDesign that have been designed to streamline multi-up impositions, and other publishing tasks. The new release is now compatible with all Adobe InDesign 2020 and macOS Catalina systems.
$9.99 MyBrushes Y MyBrushes is a wonderful paint program based on a former drawing application named Paintbrush. Paintbrush hadn’t been updated for 5 years and was not compatible with most of the Mac operating system. It was time for a better paint program.
FREE Panopy Y Panoply plots geo-referenced and other arrays from netCDF, HDF, GRIB, and other datasets. Panoply is a cross-platform application that runs on Macintosh, Windows, Linux and other desktop computers.
$39.00 Patternodes Y Create graphical patterns, animations, gradients, or illustrations based on repetitions.
FREE Paintbrush Y Simple paint program similar to Microsoft Paint and MacPaint.
Pixelmator Pro Y See listing in Photography : Image Editors : Pixelmator Pro
$49.00 PixPlant Y A smart 3D texturing tool that creates high quality normal, displacement, specular maps and seamless textures from plain photos.
FREE Seashore Y Seashore is a free, open-source software (FOSS) image editor for built entirely in Cocoa. It features advanced tools like multiple layers and alpha channel editing, alongside basic tools like gradients, textures, text (with subpixel rendering) and brushes.
$23.99 SOCSS Y Powerful feature-packed 2D vector drawing software. NOTE: Website is in Japanese
$19.99 TYSpace Y GIS map software, use a grand new elegant design.Support both vector layer and raster layer rendering. Available on the Mac app Store
FREE Toolbox for iWork – Templates Toolbox for iWork is by far our largest and most comprehensive collection of templates designed for the Apple iWork suite. It offers items for Apple Pages, Keynote, and Numbers – all in one place. It is truly an unmatched product in terms of quality, quantity, and price in the market
$85.00 SketchBook Pro SketchBook Pro is a fun and intuitive paint and drawing application, transforming your Mac into an artistic toolkit. With familiar tools designed for professional artists, illustrators, and designers, SketchBook Pro’s easy-to-use interface will help unlock the creativity in everyone.
Hotel
$2.99 Manager Nano Hotel Booking is an application for receiving orders and booking rooms in hotels, recreation centers, health centers, guesthouses. Also, it can be used for daily, hourly, weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly renting of real estate, vehicles, construction machinery and any other objects. Application’s versatility makes it suitable for services reservation, for example, at hair salons, car workshops, gyms, etc.
Information Manager
$39.99 Alinof Archives Y With Alinof Archives find everything in a few clicks, check if the object is still under warranty and print a copy of the receipt. Alinof Archives allows you to store and organise all your scanned documents and PDF files to find them instantly. Download from the Mac App Store
$7.99 Dalo Y Task manager
Daylite Y See BUSINESS:CALENDARS:DAYLITE
$99.00 DEVONthink Standard Y Collect, organize, edit and annotate documents of any kind. Have them automatically analyzed, connected, and filed. Sync them between your Mac, iPhone, and iPad.
$199.00 DEVONthink Pro Y Collect, organize, edit and annotate documents of any kind. Have them automatically analyzed, connected, and filed. Sync them between your Mac, iPhone, and iPad.
$40.00 EagleFiler Y Organize, search, and archive your e-mail, Web pages, files, and miscellaneous scraps of information
FREE Memo Informant is a powerful all-access platforms which integrates calendaring tasks and notes management together as full-fledged citizens. No need to buy separate apps for your time management – Informant handles it all! Use templates or Quick Entry to create new events and tasks quickly. Watch as we bring all the advanced features of our mobile app – Pocket Informant – to the desktop. Get from the Mac App Store
$49.99 Informant Informant is a powerful all-access platforms which integrates calendaring tasks and notes management together as full-fledged citizens. No need to buy separate apps for your time management – Informant handles it all! Use templates or Quick Entry to create new events and tasks quickly. Watch as we bring all the advanced features of our mobile app – Pocket Informant – to the desktop.
FREE Microsoft OneNote OneNote is your very own digital notebook. With OneNote, you can capture that flash of genius, that moment of inspiration, or that list of errands that’s too important to forget. Whether you’re at home, in the office or on the go, your notes travel with you. And you can share your notes and collaborate with others, across multiple devices!
FREE Mylio See PHOTOGRAPHY:LIBRARY MANIPULATION:MYLIO.
FREE OnePile Y Collect all documents in one place. No more worries about documents being spread over multiple apps. OnePile is capable of handling many types of information and will continuously be extended. The powerful built-in rich text editing is the perfect place for noting down your ideas and structure your memories.
$19.99 Task Office Task Office – existing GTD, to do lists, projects and contacts management apps.
Inventory
$49.99 SuperInvoice-inventory erp Y Manage purchases sell and inventory (was SuperInvoice-inventory).
Invoicing
$49.99 Bill Y The best Invoice App with own Design & Logo for Mac.
Labeling
$299.00 Barcode Producer Y Produce customizable barcodes.
$24.99 Labels and Databases Y label maker and designer software with seamlessly integrated database management tool, and mail merge capabilities.
Mailing
$79.50 Postage $aver Pro Y Manage your bulk mailing and print barcodes on envelopes.
Miscellaneous
$11.99 Home Business Card Y Create business cards using various built-in label formats, clipart images, and pre-made designs.
FREE xSort N xSort is a free card sorting application for Mac, aimed at user experience professionals and social scientists. xSort is free to use, but currently not maintained.
$325.00 iNMR Y process and visualize Nuclear Magnetic Resonance spectra.
Office Suite
FREE LibreOffice Y LibreOffice is a powerful office suite – its clean interface and feature-rich tools help you unleash your creativity and enhance your productivity. LibreOffice is Free and Open Source Software (FOSS). LibreOffice includes several applications that make it the most powerful Free and Open Source office suite on the market. I have used this for several years and recommend it!
FREE ONLYOFFICE Desktop Editors Y Create, view, and edit text documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.
PDF Manipulation
$39.99 CleverPDF CleverPDF offers 20 PDF tools, helps you easily convert PDF to Office, iWork, images and many other document formats, and edit PDF documents with a set of handy utility tools, such as combine PDF, compress PDF, split PDF, encrypt PDF, rotate PDF and more.
$39.99 PDF Search PDF Search is a utility which has a revolutionary search algorithm especially developed for PDF documents. The time to reach the information in your PDF documents will be minimum with it. It will make you able to find what you are looking for within thousands of documents instantly. It is system integrated. You can start a search directly from system menu bar like Spotlight.
$5.99 PDF Squeezer PDF Squeezer is an easy-to-use PDF compression tool. It reduces the size of large PDF documents by compressing images and removing irrelevant information. This will help you obtain important savings in bandwidth costs, digital storage costs and network transmission times.
Presentation Tools
$29.00 Deckset Y Deckset designs your slides, so you can focus on your ideas. Write down your thoughts in your favourite text editor, and Deckset will turn them into beautiful presentations.
$50.00 iMeetingX iMeetingX will give you tools to track decisions, create and distribute meeting invitations, reminders and minutes, and follow-up on tasks. The new version has expanded the “Getting Things Done” task management features with advanced organization and automatic minutes creation and management. Now a project can be created as a single project file in iMeetingX that contains information on an unlimited number of meetings, as well as actionable/actioned items, attachments, and can be stored in a user-specified place. iMeetingX is also available for both Windows and Mac and sharing project files between these platforms flows naturally and without problem.
Printer Management
$435.00 PaperCut NG PaperCut NG lets you limit and control printer use within your organization. Whether you’re an IT manager or an academic administrator, PapaCutNG is the perfect way to create quotas and monitor usage for everyone who accesses your organization’s printers.
Project Management
Daylite Y See BUSINESS:CALENDARS:DAYLITE
$179.99 iTaskX iTaskX 4 is a full-featured, MS Project-compatible project-management tool for OS X. It gives you all the tools that sharpens the big picture or rich details about your project without heavy overload or complexity. Effortlessly capture dates and costs, assign, import, or evaluate resources, vary calendars, anticipate slack time or personalize its look, feel, and functionality. iTaskX is the perfect tool for project managers, architects, business analysts and project contributors from any industry. And work effortlessly with people who use Microsoft Project. Exchange data through standard file formats like XML, MPP, CVS or ICS, or saving any view as a PDF, JPG, EPS, PNG or TIF – iTaskX provides unmatched compatibility with Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, Numbers, Pages, and more.
$34.96 Project Office Y Project Office is a full featured project management app designed to help you managing both simple and complex projects on your iOS and macOS devices.
$129.99 Project Plan 365 Project Plan 365 is an intuitive solution for project planning and project collaboration perfect for individual Project Managers and/or small teams working in fast-paced collaborative environments which may be across disparate geographic locations. Project Plan 365 is a MAC companion for MS Project- you may think about our app as an extension of MS Project for the Mac platform. Project Plan 365 provides support for all MS Project standard views like Gant Chart, Task Sheet, Network Diagram, Project Calendar, Task Usage, Resource Usage, Team Planner, etc. Project Plan 365 provides critical path info and all standard project reports, filters, time scale and other like MS Project sophisticated features. You can open and view MPP files from any cloud storage location like DropBox, OneDrive, Google Drive, Box, and SharePoint Online or from your local device.
$87.00 RationalPlan – Single Project Y RationalPlan is a powerful project management software designed to help both teams and project managers to create consistent project plans, allocate resources and analyze workload, track work progress, estimate project costs and manage budgets.
$149.00 RationalPlan – Multi Project Y Built on top of the Single Project version functionality, RationalPlan Multi Project allows you to manage multiple projects sharing common resources. Project portfolio management capabilities as well as clients management support are provided via dedicated views.
Service Request Manager
$7.99 Nano Service Management Nano Service Management is a simple service-requests-management software for small and medium-sized businesses (SMB). It works with a local database. Every request for service is recorded as a work order in the program. It binds together the technician, based on his work schedule. Each work order keeps records of work and materials, payment of wages to the technicians, as well as the history of all events on along.
Time Tracking
FREE* Tracktiq Track your time. Count up your billable hours.
Word Processing
$26.00 NisusWriter Express Nisus Writer Express is a smart word processor loaded with small, yet intelligent features that make writing a breeze. Nisus Writer Express offers a customizable interface, an advanced full screen mode, and hundreds of features that make this word processor a joy to use. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE* Toolbox for Pages Y A selection of professional Pages templates: from brochures and newsletters to meeting minutes and project reports. Created with your business needs in mind. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE Writer Writer (was Zoho Writer) is a powerful word processor for the Mac. Create beautiful documents with several writing tools with great flexibility and ease. Create a document from scratch or import an existing document and start typing away with several font and formatting options. With Zoho Writer, all documents created are stored in the cloud allowing you to access your documents from anywhere. With the power of the cloud, your documents are all auto-versioning making sure you never loose anything. You can share the documents with detailed permissions and collaboratively edit the documents with multiple users simultaneously.
FREE uFocus uFocus is a distraction-free writing application that allows you to open plain text files and manage them inside libraries. Looking for an alternative to those heavy word processors? Seeking for freshness? You are on the right place to start. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE* Ulysses Ulysses is your one-stop writing environment for Mac, iPhone and iPad. Its pleasant, focused writing experience, combined with effective document management, seamless sync, and flexible export, make Ulysses the first choice for writers of all kinds.
Development
Asset Tools
FREE Asset Catalog Creator Y Make icons and splash screens.
Database Management
$34.99 Ninox Y Ninox is a simple flat-file database system.
FREE phpMyAdmin N phpMyAdmin is a free software tool written in PHP, intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web. phpMyAdmin supports a wide range of operations on MySQL and MariaDB. Frequently used operations (managing databases, tables, columns, relations, indexes, users, permissions, etc) can be performed via the user interface, while you still have the ability to directly execute any SQL statement.
FREE* SQLPro for MSSQL Y SQLPro for MSSQL is a lightweight Microsoft SQL Server database client, allowing quick and simple access to MSSQL Servers, including those hosted via cloud services such as SQL Azure or Amazon RDS. Also available from the Mac App Store
$69.99 SQLPro for Postgres Y Postgres database-management studio.
Editors
FREE Arduino Y Free Open Source Software (FOSS) IDE for Arduino.
$49.99 BBEdit Y BBEdit is the leading professional HTML and text editor for macOS. This award-winning product has been crafted to serve the needs of writers, Web authors and software developers, and provides an abundance of features for editing, searching, and manipulation of prose, source code, and textual data.
$89.00 PHPStorm Y PHP IDE.
FREE PyCharm Community Y Python IDE.
$30.00 Sentenza Desktop Y Develop native OS X applications using HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript.
$89.99 Synalyze It! Pro Y Analyze and edit binary files of any size.
$9.99 TableFlip Y Markdown & CSV table editor. Available on the Mac Spp Store
$53.34 TextMate Y Powerful and customizable text editor with support for a huge list of programming languages and developed as open source.
FREE VimR Y A refined VIm editor for the Mac.
$59.00 WebStorm Y Use the full power of the modern JavaScript ecosystem – WebStorm’s got you covered! Enjoy the intelligent code completion, on-the-fly error detection, powerful navigation and refactoring for JavaScript, TypeScript, stylesheet languages, and all the most popular frameworks.
$390.00 XMLmind Y XMLmind XML Editor is a strictly validating, near WYSIWYG, XML editor
Packaging & Deployment
FREE Now Now is a global deployment network built on top of all existing cloud providers. It makes teams productive by removing servers and configuration, giving you a seamless developer experience to build modern scalable web apps.
FREE Packages Packages lets you create distribution and installation packages.
Java
$197.00 DbVisualizer DbVisualizer is a feature-rich, intuitive, cross-platform database tool for developers and DBA’s providing a single powerful interface for a variety of databases. DbVisualizer supports simultaneous database connections; it lets you explore and manage database objects, execute SQL queries, visualize information, and a lot more. Free of charge for commercial and non-commercial use. This edition provides basic level features useful for most users.
$1999.00 Install4j install4j is a powerful multi-platform Java installer builder that generates native installers and application launchers for Java applications.
$149.00 IntelliJ IDEA IntelliJ IDEA lets you code without a hitch. It practices a non-intrusive, intuitive approach to help you write, debug, refactor, test and learn your code. Thanks to its deep understanding of languages and technologies, IntelliJ IDEA provides a second pair of hands for you when you need them. Playing the game by your rules without ever getting in your way – that’s what we believe is the key to a productive and pleasant development.
Libraries
FREE Mono Y Mono is an open source implementation of Microsoft’s .NET Framework based on the ECMA standards for C# and the Common Language Runtime. A growing family of solutions and an active and enthusiastic contributing community is helping position Mono to become the leading choice for development of cross platform applications.
FREE Sparkle N Sparkle is Free Open Source Software (FOSS) available under the permissive MIT license, and is developed on GitHub by the Sparkle Project with the help of dozens of valued contributors. Developers can include this module in their Cocoa applications (five-step install!) to get instant self-update functionality.
REALBasic
$111.18 MBS Plug-in N REALBasic development classes and controls. A collection of several plug-in parts which extend the REALbasic development environment with over 500 classes and 3 controls featuring over 12000 documented functions.
Tools
FREE GitKraken Y Git client.
$59.00 SmartGit Y SmartGit is a graphical Git client with support for SVN and Pull Requests for GitHub and Bitbucket. SmartGit runs on Windows, macOS and Linux.
Website Creation
FREE Balthisar Tidy Y Tidy up HTML code removing mistakes during editing.
$79.95 EverWeb Y Create beautiful, responsive, websites without any code. Just drag and drop your own images, text and anything else – anywhere you want.
$54.30 TOWeb Y Create a modern website or eShop without programming and without subscription. Host it anywhere.
$55.50 Thorium Builder Thorium Builder lets you create Progressive Web Apps (PWA) and responsive web sites without coding. Unleash your creativity and boost your productivity. No technical skills required! Powered by Bootstrap 4 & Framework 7. Includes database management and GoogleMap API.
Education
Health and fitness
FREE* Complete Anatomy 2020 Complete Anatomy +Courses allows you to experience the world’s most advanced anatomy learning platform. With groundbreaking innovations such as patented state-of-the-art tools, 3D recordings with audio and moving muscles, you can free yourself from other static atlases and elevate your learning in an entirely new way! Medical students, medical professionals and lifelong learners will love interacting with over 6,200 high-resolution anatomical structures in breathtaking 3D.
Language
FREE Rabbit Converter Rabbit is a Zawgyi to Myanmar unicode, Myanmar unicode to Zawgyi converter.
$6.99 SpellBoard Y Practice spelling words in any language.
FREE Vocabulary Teacher Y Learning foreign languages is easy with Vocabulary Teacher! This marvelous utility makes language learning fun and efficient. It’s free to use and it’s compatible with Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Android and Kindle.
$4.99 WordWeb Pro Y Comprehensive international English thesaurus and dictionary.
Mathematics
FREE Eigenmath Y Symbolic math program for people who need to compute with symbols as well as numbers.
FREE GeoGebra Classic Y a dynamic mathematics software for all levels of education that joins arithmetic, geometry, algebra, and calculus. It offers multiple representations of objects in its graphics, algebra, and spreadsheet views that are all dynamically linked.
$49.95 MathType N Interactive equation editor that lets you create mathematical notation for word processing, Web pages, desktop publishing, presentations, and for TeX, LaTeX, and MathML documents.
$6.99 MathBoard Fractions Y Fraction App woth activities to teach terms, providing interactive examples, and quizes.
$3.99 PhySyCalc Y PhySyCalc allows you to include unit symbols in your calculations, obtaining the answer in the desired unit without those extra unit conversion steps. On top of this great simplification, PhySyCalc knows every fundamental physical constant. It even knows physical properties for elements and isotopes in the periodic table.
$29.99 PocketCAS PocketCAS is a very advanced mathematics application which can help you with any kind of math problem, from elementary school all the way up to calculus, algebra and statistics. It can replace your old graphing calculator, help you with your homework, and assist you in any kind of calculation for university or work. This app is an indispensable tool for every student, teacher, and engineer. It makes college-level calculus and algebra easy, and can help you in a wide range of cases. It provides features comparable with a TI-89 calculator, and combines them with a modern, intuitive interface and incredible graphics capabilities.
FREE polyTool Y polyTool handles rational polynomials with fraction or integer coefficients of unlimited length. Both regular and modular arithmetic can be done. Primitive polynomials and their accompanying polynomial finite fields can be generated. And the roots of a rational polynomial can be found.
$8.99 Soulver Soulver helps you do quick calculations and work things out. It’s quicker to use than a spreadsheet, and smarter and clearer than a traditional calculator. You type out your problems as you would on paper, and Soulver calculates your answer as you type. You can do calculations over multiple lines, and use words alongside your numbers so they make sense. Soulver is great for adding things up, easily doing percentages, and converting things, like currencies.
Science
$750.00 CrystalMaker Y Build, display, and manipulate all kinds of crystal and molecular structures.
$24.99 DrawMol Y Visualize and build molecular structures.
$40.00 FX Chem Y Type chemical equations.
FREE GEE An education and outreach tool for seismology that aims to make it easy for non-seismologists to retrieve, display and analyze seismic data. NO LONGER UNDER DEVELOPMENT
FREE Jmol Jmol is a free, open source molecule viewer for students, educators, and researchers in chemistry and biochemistry.
$139.99 MacArgon Simulate argon retention in minerals and rocks. Arbitrary pressure-temperature-time paths can be input that a rock must follow, and calculations are performed as to the diffusion of argon from the mineral grains in question.
$5.99 Moon Atlas Y Moon Atlas is an astronomy application that lets you use then mouse or pinch and finger gestures to manipulate a 3D globe of the Moon. This is a rendered sphere and not a static map image. As you zoom in more labels appear as finer detail comes into view. You can double tap on the labels to get more information about a particular feature. Available from the Mac App Store
$4.95 Physics Physics 101 contains over 75 equations and over a dozen simulations and tools covering the most important aspects of physics. Simulate a circuit, or launch a projectile, or work with the most common force diagram situations, and more. Whether you are a teacher wanting to augment your lessons or a student wanting better grasp of the material, Physics 101 is your go-to solution.
FREE Stellarium Y Stellarium is a free GPL software which renders realistic skies in real time with OpenGL. With Stellarium, you really see what you can see with your eyes, binoculars or a small telescope. Stellarium is also used in real planetariums.
Reference Management Tools
$59.99 Bookends Y A full-featured and cost-effective bibliography, reference, and information management system for students and professionals. Bookends is unicode-savvy, so you can mix Roman (English, French, German, etc.) and non-Roman (Japanese, Greek, Hebrew, etc.) characters..
Teaching/Learning Tools
FREE Anki Anki is a program which makes remembering things easy. Because it is a lot more efficient than traditional study methods, you can either greatly decrease your time spent studying, or greatly increase the amount you learn.
$1.99 Digit Span Y Excercise your memory and remember more.
FREE Globe Geography 3D Y Globe Geography 3D – is an interactive, annotated globe with over 100 original images that gives the user both a conceptual overview and the descriptive information on various topics, which are organized into different sections. Interactive visualizations on a physical sphere can be turned and viewed from all angles. A great aid to teachers for visualizing earth and space with their students. A must have for anyone who loves to discover the world. Available on the Mac App Store
FREE Listening Music Teacher Y Your personal Chord Trainer that Listens to You.
FREE Moodle N Free Open Source Software (FOSS) course management system.
$99.00 Psykinematix Student Edition N Psykinematix Student Edition is the ideal educational and research tool to introduce students to visual psychophysics, the science behind eye testing. It is our most affordable solution for students in an optometry & vision science program, studying experimental psychology or cognitive science: students can start designing and running many standard protocols in no time. No programming is required and many examples and step-by-step tutorials are available.
FREE Structorizer Y create Nassi-Schneiderman Diagrams (NSD)
Entertainment
Music
$39.96 NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter is a well-designed audio converter for Spotify. It can remove DRM from Spotify music and make it possible to save Spotify music to local computer or play it on your music player. Besides, you can use NoteBurner Spotify Music Converter to convert Spotify music to mp3, aac, flac or wav format according to your need. Before conversion, there are flexible settings for you to choose.
FREE Wotja Wotja uses a powerful “Cut-up” technique to quickly help create novel text ideas for lyrics, songs, poems, haiku, stories, copy writing, etc. Wotja can also create optional random mixes of relaxing generative music.
Games
Action
$2.99 Illuminations Illuminations is an action game centered around fireworks. The goal is to shoot the rising rockets in order to set them off. Do a good job and you’ll create a spectacular show of light. Miss too many rockets, and it’s game over. Enemies will spawn to slow down your attempts. Shoot them as well to add to the show, and to prevent them from stopping you. Each rocket you miss will lower the crowd excitement meter, as will each stun shot you receive from enemies. Hitting rockets will raise the meter. If the meter reaches zero, it’s game over.
FREE Parsec N Fast-paced multiplayer cross-platform 3D Internet space combat.
Adventure
$14.95 Clan Lord Clan Lord is a world of high fantasy role-playing on the Internet. Join thousands of players around the world whose online characters are exiled to a dangerous island chain, threatened by monsters, sorcery, and political strife. Not just hack and slash — heal the wounded, study magic, and solve puzzles.
Arcade
FREE Impossible Twisty Dots Y Fun dots placing game, thousands levels, hundreds hours of entertainment. Very challenging and addicting puzzle game. This is a simple game with simple rules. Just click to shoot the dot, and don’t touch the dots on the circle. Over 1000 Exciting Levels to beat! It’s a fun physics based arcade game, recommended both for children and adults! The challenge increases with each level. New style classic free puzzle game. Download from the Mac App Store
$9.99 Titan Attacks! Y Space Invaders game where the Earth is under attack from evil aliens from Titan!
Board Games
FREE Backgammon Masters Online Backgammon Masters is a wonderfully executed game of backgammon in medieval style. It has very simple and easy to use interface for real fans of this popular board game! Backgammon is one of the oldest board games in the world, beginnings of which date back to more than 5000 years. Despite its old age millions of people all around the world enjoy this game up to this day. Play with friends, organize tournaments and improve your skill! One match will only take you 5 to 30 minutes.
$14.99 SparkChess SparkChess is the only chess game that puts fun first. With a choice of boards, computer opponents and online play it delivers a first-class game of chess that’s as accessible to experts as it is to novices, kids and anyone else who wants to discover how enjoyable this ancient strategy board game really is.
Card Games
FREE Chitarrella Chitarrella is a single program to play 11 Italian card games, including the most popular ones: Scopone, Tressette and Briscola.
FREE Fun Bridge FunBridge is a bridge game. It enables you to play deals at your own pace, whenever you want, and rank yourself against hundreds of other players (as well as your friends) who have played the same deals as you under the same conditions (indeed, you play with 3 computers at the table and these are the same for all players). You can watch a replay of how other players have played (bidding and card play), replay deals, see your live scores and even pause a deal to resume it later. For each deal, you are compared to other players and it is possible to watch a replay of how each player has played, making FunBridge an ideal tool to progress.
$99.00 Poker Copilot Poker Copilot tracks your hand history and provides a heads-up display (HUD) for poker. It works with Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars, Winamax, Merge Network, Ongame Network, and 888 Poker. Cash games and tournaments are supported.
Emulators
FREE Dolphin Y Dolphin is an emulator for two recent Nintendo video game consoles: the GameCube and the Wii. It allows PC gamers to enjoy games for these two consoles in full HD (1080p) with several enhancements: compatibility with all PC controllers, turbo speed, networked multiplayer, and even more!
Gaming Client
FREE GOG Galaxy Y The gaming Client designed for a convenient purchasing, playing and updating games, as well as an online play between gaming platforms, GOG GALAXY is also built with optionality in mind, and a belief that you should own the games you buy.
Puzzles
$9.99 2×2 for Mac OS X Y 2×2 (two by two) is a multiplication puzzle game. Your goal is to solve a multiplication puzzle where all digits are replaced by letters. To achieve the best score, you should solve the puzzle with a minimum number of errors and in the shortest amount of time. Are you ready for the challenge?
FREE Fishdom Fishdom is a challenging and fun match-3 gameplay with unique twists as you decorate tanks to create cozy homes for lovely fish. Feed them, play with them, and watch them interact with each other.
FREE Letterpress Y Word game that offers real-time play against humans and bots, definition lookup, chat, stats and leaderboards. Available on the Mac App Store.
Simulations
$4.95 Billiards Billiards is an amazing 3D computer simulation of five different billiards games: 9-Ball, 8-Ball, Straight, 3-Ball, and Snooker.
FREE Pinball Pinball is an extremely entertaining 3D Pinball game with lots of amazing effects and options. Enjoy Pinball’s sleek design and cool features, solo or competing in 2 player mode. Post your score in our Top 100 list and check how you are playing against others around the globe.
FREE Township Township lets you build your dream town! Harvest crops, process them at your facilities, and sell goods to develop your town. Trade with distant islands. Open cafes, restaurants, and other community buildings to give life in your town special flavor. Explore the mine to get resources and find ancient artifacts. Run your own zoo and collect animals from around the world.
$59.99 X-Plane Y A comprehensive flight simulator with 35 models of aircraft to choose from and more options to download. Fly over Earth or Mars and land at any of over 33,000 airports.
Strategy & War
FREE Battle for Wesnoth Build up a great army, gradually turning raw recruits into hardened veterans. In later games, recall your toughest warriors and form a deadly host against whom none can stand! Choose units from a large pool of specialists, and hand-pick a force with the right strengths to fight well on different terrains against all manner of opposition.
Home & Personal
Automotive
$4.99 Focus Dashcam Organizer Y Focus Dashcam Organizer gives you a better way to manage, export, and flag Tesla Dashcam videos. Download from the Mac app Store
ebook Readers
FREE Send to Kindle With Send to Kindle, reading your personal documents on a Kindle has never been easier.
Genealogy
$29.99 MacFamilyTree Y Discover and experience your personal family history, explore your origins, your ancestors, and how your family has evolved over the course of time. MacFamilyTree 9 offers you a wide range of options to capture and visualize your family history. Search the free FamilySearch archive, which contains billions of genealogical entries, and continue your research on the go, using MobileFamilyTree (available separately) for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Health and Fitness
$8.99 GlucoAide GlucoAide (was 1-2Tracker) is designed specifically for people with diabetes. With GlucoAide, users can easily track and graph their blood glucose tests as well as track their weight on a day-by-day basis. The program allows people with diabetes to keep food and exercise logs along with a handy journal. GlucoAide can store links to diabetes-related resources such as websites, documents, folders, email addresses, etc. In addition, diabetes-team contact information and medication information can be stored. Data input is quick and easy. Works with mmol/L and mg/dL.
$29.99 Diabetes Pilot Diabetes Pilot allows you to track all of your diabetes-related data on your Mac and is designed for all people with diabetes – whether you use insulin, other medications, or just diet and exercise, Diabetes Pilot can help you organize and analyze your information. Best of all, Diabetes Pilot for Mac works together with the Diabetes Pilot iPhone/iPod app! Use your iPhone to track your information when you’re out, then sync your data to your Mac to back it up, edit and analyze it, and easily create beautiful, doctor-friendly reports for printing or emailing.
$25.00 MacDive MacDive is your digital logbook for downloading and logging your dives right from your dive computer! Supporting over 50 models of computer from Atomic Aquatics, Aeris, Mares, Oceanic, Suunto, and more, it’s back for version 2!
$4.00 Move! Y Move! for Mac helps you get healthy at your desk. Move! is a Mac application which will change the way you work and live. Improve your overall health and fitness by breaking with the bad habit of prolonged sitting.
FREE Sluggard This application was created to make you more healthy by performing exercises during the day. Fight sitting disease by taking steps to become more physically active. Available on the Mac App Store
FREE TrailRunner Mini TrailRunner mini is a trusty route planner for the modern runner, based on the openStreetMap project. Manage routes for running, hiking, biking and travel.
Hobbies & Crafts
$39.99 RailModeller Pro Y Design model railroad and slotcar layouts.
FREE Sonos Y Control your Sonos Music System.
Inventory
$29.99 Dress Assistant Dress Assistant allows you to catalog your entire wardrobe on your laptop or desktop via photographs and organize them into unique categories to mix, match, and critique at will without any undue hassle. You simply need to photograph your clothes either via your computer’s camera or with your personal digital camera and save them within the application. Once inside the app mixing and matching clothes for any occasion is as simple as selecting the wanted images and dropping them into Dress Assistant’s arranging screen.
iPhone/iPad Management
$39.99 AnyTrans iPhone Manager Backup or migrate data from old phone to new iPhone, and even move app with data from old iPhone to new one. For the first time, AnyTrans users can also mirror, record, and capture iPhone screen from one place.
$19.99 Fix My iPhone Y Fix My iPhone offers quick and instant solution to fix your iOS 13 software issues without losing a single byte of your data, no matter your device is in recovery mode, white Apple logo, black screen, looping on start, etc.
FREE PhotoSync SEE PHOTOGRAPHY:MISCELLANEOUS:PHOTOSYNC
$29.99 SyncBird Pro Y Alternative to iTunes that helps you transfer music, photos, videos, messages, contacts and more between your iPhone, iPad, iPod, iTunes & Mac.
$29.95/year WinX MediaTrans Y The Easiest Way to Transfer Photos, Videos and Music between iPhone iPad and Computer.
Miscellaneous
FREE BOINC Y BOINC lets you help cutting-edge science research using your computer (Windows, Mac, Linux) or Android device. BOINC downloads scientific computing jobs to your computer and runs them invisibly in the background. It’s easy and safe. About 30 science projects use BOINC; examples include Einstein@Home, IBM World Community Grid, and SETI@home. These projects investigate diseases, study global warming, discover pulsars, and do many other types of scientific research.
Music
$9.99 Chords Compass Y Over 250,000 chords you can use for your GarageBand projects, song books and more! Find the perfect chords for your songs on all popular music instruments!
$3.99 eTuner Y Chromatic tuning application to determine and display musical pitch information as you play an instrument, hum, or sing a note.
$19.99 iReal Pro Y Tool to help musicians of all levels master their art. It also simulates a real-sounding band that can accompany you as you practice. The app also lets you create and collect chord charts of your favorite songs for reference.
FREE MusicBrainz Picard Y Picard is a cross-platform music tagger written in Python.
FREE Native Access Y Manage installation of Native Instrument products. The easiest way to get all your music creation tools ready for use Download, install, activate, and update all your software from one place Spend more time making music and less time managing products
$280.25 Pianoteq Y A virtual instrument which you can install on your computer. It can be used both in standalone mode and as an instrument plug-in in VST, AAX, and AudioUnits hosts.
$2.99 SampleFinder Y Move playlists, songs and radio stations.
$7.50 ScreenSleeves Y Album cover artwork screensaver for Mac. ScreenSleeves detects which music player is playing, and displays cover art and details for the currently-playing track.
$149.00 Sibelius Y Whether you’re composing for a live performance, for picture, or for fun, nothing empowers you to write music like Sibelius, which provides the core tools you need to create professional-quality scores easily. The music notation software offers unique features that drive your creativity, make you sound better, and enable you to compose beautifully rendered scores quickly.
$19.95 Similarity Y As an active music fan you surely know how difficult sometimes it may be to keep your music collection ordered. The more sound files you have, the more time and efforts it takes to clean out duplicates, low-quality files and purify the entire collection of musical garbage it contains. That’s where Similarity comes in handy! Now the program can also work with images. Enjoy wide capabilities to process this type of files as well. At this time the algorithm is in the constant improvement state, and will be much more efficient in the future also providing almost the same precision as superior audio comparison algorithms.
$4.99 Sleepytime Y Sleep timer for iTunes, Spotify, Rdio, Ecoute, and Pulsar.
$9.99 STAMP Y Quickly gather music samples for your project. Displays the entire contents of your sample folders in a single list. Discover various music services, try Apple Music, Spotify and Google Play Music. Move your playlists and tracks from Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube, Google Play Music, Deezer, Rdio and others.
$59.97 TableEdit TablEdit is a program for creating, editing, printing and listening to tablature and sheet music (standard notation) for guitar and other fretted, stringed instruments, including mandolin, ukulele, bass and banjo (even taking into consideration the special aspect of the fifth string).
FREE TEFview TEFview, the FREE TablEdit File Viewer. With the increasing number of songs available in TablEdit format on the internet, it is clear that there is a need for an inexpensive file viewer for those musicians that don’t need the full capabilities of TablEdit.
$44.95 TunesKit Y TunesKit is a very easy-to-use and powerful iTunes DRM media converter. It helps iTunes lovers easily bypass the Fairplay DRM protection from iTunes purchased and rented movies/TV shows, and converts iTunes encrypted M4V to MP4 format with fast speed and 100% preserved quality.
VinylStudio See MULTIMEDIA:AUDIO CAPTURE/RECORDING:VINYLSTUDIO
Packages & Deliveries
FREE Delivery Status Delivery Status displays delivery status of packages for a variety of shipment services.
Personal Finance
FREE Bitcoin Expert Bitcoin Expert (was Bitcoin info) gives you actual Bitcoin exchange rates and statistics. Supported Currencies: USD, EUR, GBP, JPY, CNY, CAD, AUD, NZD, CHF, SGD, and PLN.
FREE BudgetTail Y BudgetTail allows you to take control of your finances and plan your future. BudgetTail is your personal finance budget tracker.
FREE Mint QuickView Bring together all of your accounts, bills and more, so you can conveniently manage your finances from one dashboard.
$33.10 MoneyMoney MoneyMoney is a banking application for keeping track of your German bank accounts and doing bank transfers within Germany. Interactive account statements and precise infographics show all your finances at a glance.
$49.99 MoneyWiz Y Simplify your financial life by keeping all your accounts, budgets and bills in one place, plus powerful reports, worldwide banking, and instant sync between all your devices.
$9.99 Savings Savings is an app that helps you stay on top of your personal and work finance.
Free* SayMoney SayMoney is an innovative solution for administration and evaluation of your personal finances.
$34.99/yr Quicken Starter Get your complete financial picture at a glance. With Quicken, you can view your banking, investment, retirement, and credit card accounts – all in one place.
$44.99/yr Quicken Delux Get your complete financial picture at a glance. With Quicken, you can view your banking, investment, retirement, and credit card accounts – all in one place.
$67.49/yr Quicken Premier Get your complete financial picture at a glance. With Quicken, you can view your banking, investment, retirement, and credit card accounts – all in one place.
Pets
$9.95 SafeCat N SafeCat can be used as pet medical record keeping software and/or used as cattery management software, but at its heart, it’s a guide to help you collect important information about your cat in order to keep him safe.
Sailing
FREE PredictWind Offshore Weather Y PredictWind is the only company in the world that runs their own global weather model at 50km resolution with 2 sources. In addition 1km / 8km resolution forecasts are generated for popular regions around the world. These wind & marine forecasts (PWG & PWE) can only be found at PredictWind.
Travel
$14.99 iCaching iCaching is an indispensable tool for geocachers. Import, organize, manage, explore, and export your geocaches with iCaching, a fast, native Mac app. Tested on Mavericks, Yosemite, El Capitan, and Sierra.
FREE Transporter Transporter is an offline trip planner for Sydney, Australia, trains.
Internet
Browsers
FREE Brave Brave automatically blocks ads and trackers, making it faster and safer than your current browser. Soon, micropayments and better ads will give users and publishers a better deal. Up to a whopping 60% of page-load time is caused by the underlying ad technology that loads into various places each time you hit a page on your favorite news site. And 20% of this is time spent on loading things that are trying to learn more about you.
FREE Chromium Y Fast and stable open-source browser.
FREE CLIQZ Y CLIQZ is the first browser to give you back your security and revolutionize search. Surf and find ultra-safe, ultra-fast.
FREE Firefox Y Firefox offers a fast, safe Web browsing experience. Browse quickly, securely, and effortlessly. With its industry-leading features, Firefox is the choice of Web development professionals and casual users alike.
FREE Firefox ESR Y Firefox ESR (Extended Support Release) is intended for system administrators who deploy and maintain the desktop environment in organizations such as schools, governments and businesses.
FREE Microsoft Edge Y Chromium-based version of Microsoft Edge.
FREE Opera Y Opera is a fast and secure browser trusted by millions of users. With the intuitive interface, Speed Dial and visual bookmarks for organizing favorite sites, news feature with fresh, relevant content, speed-boosting Opera Turbo mode and more handy features, Opera has everything you need to do more on the web. Also, with 1700+ available extensions, you can mix and match additional features to customize the browser the way you want. Reduce online tracking and shield your browsing wotj the built-in VPN.
FREE Min Min is a smart, minimal web browser.
FREE Tor Browser Bundle Y An easy-to-use portable package of Tor, Vidalia, Torbutton, and a Firefox fork preconfigured to work together out of the box. It contains a modified copy of Firefox that aims to resolve the privacy and security issues in mainline version.
$2.99 WebBuddy Y Tired of too many tabs collecting in your browser windows? WebBuddy is a menu bar app for visiting links in your favourite apps such as Mail, TweetDeck, or WhatsApp, leaving your main browser focused on your most important tasks. Download from the Mac App Store
Chat
FREE Franz Franz is a free messaging app and combines chat and messaging services into one application. It currently supports Slack, HipChat, Facebook Messenger, Telegram, WhatsApp, Google Hangouts, Skype, and Grape.
FREE Monal Y Monal allows you to connect to your chat server without having to give a third party access to your password or messages. Whether it is a personal Google talk account or a corporate chat server, it is important not to give someone access to sensitive information. This app has no ads, no user behavior tracking and all messages are exchanged directly with the XMPP chat server. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE Riot Riot is an Open-Source, privacy-aware, multi-platform collaboration tool (text, audio, video, etc.) built on top of Matrix. The main features include end-to-end encryption, bridging to other services such as IRC, Gitter, or Slack, and integrations with popular services such as GitHub and Travis.
FREE Twist Y Imagine a distraction-free teamwork app. Where conversations stay organized and on-topic. And where information is easy to find, forever. That’s Twist.
Email
430.00 Direct Mail Create and send great looking email newsletters with Direct Mail, an easy to use email marketing app for the Mac.
FREE FMail Fmail is a native application shell for FastMail. For iOS and Android there are native clients, but not for macOS.
$2.99 HTML Email Signature – Outlook HTML Email Signature for Outlook allows you to create enhanced, customized email signatures from HTML. Simply type in a name for your signature, add your HTML, and your signature is created! A button to preview the HTML is also available.
Free Mailbutler Mailbutler is your personal assistant for efficient and productive work with Apple Mail. With its various functions, it simplifies, optimizes, and streamlines working with emails in your daily life. Use it for business or private purposes — Mailbutler will become an indispensable, reliable servant once you start using it.
$49.99 MailMate Y MailMate is an IMAP email client for macOS featuring extensive keyboard control, Markdown integrated email composition, advanced search conditions and drill-down search links, equally advanced smart mailboxes, automatic signature handling, cryptographic encryption/signing (OpenPGP and S/MIME), tagging, multiple notification methods, alternative message viewer layouts including a widescreen layout, flexible integration with third party applications.
Free Missive Y Missive brings a sleek and more streamlined email collaboration process. With native notifications, unseen Dock badges, and a clean UI, you can now close that browser tab and ditch your old email app for good (psst, make sure to set Missive as your default email client in the settings).
$49.99/yr Newton Y Newton Mail (was CloudMagic Email) is a subscription-based service that supercharges your email with power features like Read Receipts, Snooze, Send Later, Undo Send, Sender Profile, Connected Apps and more across iPhone, iPad, iPad Pro, Apple Watch and Mac. Comes with a 14-day free trial, requires an annual membership fee after the trial. Works with Gmail, Exchange, Yahoo Mail, Outlook, iCloud, Google Apps, Office 365 and all IMAP accounts
$29.99 Postbox Y Postbox is a new email application that helps you organize your work life and get stuff done. It has all the elegance and simplicity of Apple Mail, but with more power and flexibility to manage even the most demanding workloads.
$60.00 SmallCubed MailSuite Mail Suite manage Mail like a Maven With Mojave, we have consolidated our 4 plugins into a single product with a single installer.
$30.00 SpamSieve Y SpamSieve is a robust spam filter for major email clients that uses powerful Bayesian spam filtering.
€ 9.99 System-i Email Extractor System-i Email Extractor is a simple application that allows you to extract email addresses from any text file, you can view they into a list and then you can export as text ONLY email addresses.
$4.99 Winmail Reader Y Read “winmail.dat” attachment files.
File Transfer
$19.95 Deliver Y File transfer solution for remote and local destinations. Deliver lets users send files over the Internet and local networks with automatic email notifications, file compression, delivery history and other powerful capabilities. The app supports FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3, WebDAV and other remote and local services, and allows to send files to multiple destinations at once.
FREE FileZilla Y The free FTP solution. The FileZilla Client not only supports FTP, but also FTP over TLS (FTPS) and SFTP. It is open source software distributed free of charge under the terms of the GNU General Public License.
FREE* Sync Y Sync app for secure cloud storage; 5GB free to start.
$45.00 Transmit Y Upload, download, and manage files on tons of servers with an easy, familiar, and powerful UI. Transmit now connects to 11 new cloud services, like Backblaze B2, Box, Google Drive, DreamObjects, Dropbox, Microsoft Azure, and Rackspace Cloud Files. Transmit still handles the classics — FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, and S3.
FREE WeTransfer Y Simple tool to send files safely and seamlessly around the world. Just drag-and-drop to upload your files, and you’ll get a download link that you can share wherever you’d like, however you’d like. It’s that simple, and it’s free (for up to 2 GB).
Internet Utilities
$6.99 CopyQueue CopyQueue lets you take control of your file transfers, such as copying to and from USB drives, network shares, downloading from the internet and uploading to FTP sites.
$19.95 Folx Pro Y Folx is a free download manager for macOS with a true Mac-style interface. It offers convenient downloads managing, flexible settings, etc. Folx has a unique system of sorting and keeping the downloaded content.
$28.00 Freedom Freedom is the app and website blocker used by more than 350,000 people to improve focus and productivity. Use Freedom to block distractions so you can get your work done. Block what you want, when you want, and be more productive.
$39.99 IP Camera Recorder Y A video surveillance solution for Mac, PC and iPhone that lets you monitor IP cameras
FREE Meteorologist Meteorologist is a simple interface to weather provided by weather.com. It provides the ability to show the weather in the main menu bar, displaying more detail in a pop-up menu, whose contents are customizeable from the preferences. The source code is available.
$8.99 Minitube Y Desktop application to view YouTube videos.
$9.99 Network Logger Pro! Y Would you like to record your internet outages on your Mac in a detailed report that you can show to your service provider? Would you like to schedule speed tests to create an ongoing graph of your Internet connection speeds? Would you like to see the network traffic flowing over your Mac and local devices* to determine if you are getting the bandwidth you are paying for?
FREE Paparazzi! Y aparazzi! is a small utility for macOS that makes screenshots of webpages of any size.
$25.00 PhotoDesk PhotoDesk lets you view, like, comment, and download Instagram pictures/videos. (NO Uploads! / Image Posting! Instagram forbids that! AND you need an existing Instagram account). But you can do so much more.
$39.96 PingPlotter Y A network diagnostic tool that graphs latency and packet loss between your computer and a target.
$39.96 Proxifier Proxifier allows users to access any Internet application via firewalled/proxied network. There are many network applications that do not support working through proxy servers and thus cannot be used behind a LAN or firewall(s). Proxifier solves this problem and gives you the opportunity to work with your favorite software without any restrictions.
$49.00 Proxyman Y View HTTP/HTTPS requests.
$47.88 Speedify Speedify lets you speed up everything you do online by using all of your Internet connections at the same time while adding a security layer through VPN encryption. Combine Wi-Fi, ethernet, cable and DSL, 3G, and 4G, Tethered smartphones, and any other connections you can get your hands on into one blazing fast super-connection!
$3.99 Network Speed Tester Y Use Network Speed Tester suite for macOS, iOS, tvOS, and Android to measure the actual transfer speed of your WiFi or wired network. A graph helps you see changes in realtime. Optimize your WiFi network by moving or placing your WiFi router until you reach the best results.
Free What Route WhatRoute is designed to find the names of all the routers an IP packet passes through on its way from your Mac to a destination host. It also measures the round-trip time from your Mac to the router, thus enabling you to determine slow links–or hops–in the Internet. WhatRoute can also find dead links, such as routers that don’t respond.
News / RSS Readers
FREE Gentle Reader Y Download the Gentle Reader news reader to get the freshest content in an easy-to-read format with no clutter and no ads. Add your favourite websites or discover new articles by exploring what other readers are bookmarking based on your interests. The Just like the iOS version, the Mac version has the ability to allow you to read your Bookmarks ‘offline’ + Makes uses of Touch Bar support for models of MAC that have that support.Available from the Mac App Store
$9.99 Leaf Y Leaf is an amazing news reader for your Mac. Read, share, star and search your news by using a clean and intuitive interface. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE LuckNews Y A fully featured, easy to use, fast, free, news reader.
FREE MacPAR deLuxe MacPAR deLuxe is a utility program that runs on the Apple Macintosh. It is useful to you if you download (or upload) binary files from internet newsgroups (a.k.a. “Usenet”). Often, binary content comes in the form of sets of many files that together form a “rar” archive. MacPAR deLuxe assist you in combining these files after the download finishes.
FREE NetNewsWire Y A free and open source (FOSS) RSS reader for Mac.
$4.99 Newsflow Y Newsflow brings news from all of your favourite websites right to your desktop. Enjoy your articles in a fast, fluent and highly customizable news reader.. Download from the Mac App Store
$2.99 Stripes Y Stripes is an awesome news reader created to help you enjoy your daily news and easily manage your subscriptions. Read, share, star and search your favorite feeds by using clean and intuitive interface. Download from the Mac App Store
Privacy
$8.52 My IP Hide Y My IP Hide is an lightning fast proxy service to unblock websites and hide your real IP by encrypted traffic. It is stable, fast and easy to use. With our enhanced proxy technology, My IP Hide is much faster than other hide-IP technology such as VPN, SSH proxy and web proxy. Meanwhile it is more secure than ordinary proxy because of its encrypted traffic.
$2.99 Quiet Y Quiet is a content blocker for Safari on macOS and iOS. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE* Windscribe Y Windscribe is a free desktop application and browser extension that work together to block ads and trackers, restore access to blocked content, and help you safeguard your privacy online. You can use up to 3 GB of data per month for free, and upgrade to unlimited usage for just $9/month or $49/year.
Screen Sharing/Remote Desktop
$19.99 Jump Desktop Y Jump Desktop is a secure and reliable remote desktop app that lets you connect to any computer, anywhere in the world. Download from the Mac App Store
$40.00 VNC Connect Y Provides a consolidated remote access strategy that evolves with your business. Deploy a single, flexible solution that enables new business practices and breaks down ecosystem barriers.
Social Networking
FREE Keybase Keybase helps you perform cryptographically-secure operations with people you know on the Internet: chatting, file sharing, even publishing public documents. It’s all easier and safer with Keybase. Just download the app, create an account, and connect to one or more of your social identities.
FREE Twitterrific Y Third party Twitter client. Also see https://johnpurvis.wordpress.com/2018/05/08/mac-app-product-review-twitterrific-5/ I use Twitterrific on my Mac every day.
VPN
FREE Best VPN Best VPN is a VPN for MacOS with no registration, unlimited VPN traffic and block annoying ads. No logs saved. No registration. One click connect to VPN. Fastest VPN servers. Get secure and unlimited access to your favorite websites wherever you are! Block malware domains, tracking systems and annoying ads on any device you use with our DNS Firewall.
FREE HotspotShield Y HotspotShield is a free privacy and security VPN proxy
FREE Tunnelblick Y Tunnelblick is a FOSS (Free Open Source Software) graphic user interface for OpenVPN
$1.99 VPN Guard Y VPN Guard is a small macOS status menu application to monitor your macOS VPN connections and keep connected them as currently the OS lacks this feature.
$9.95 VyprVPN Y Automatically configures and simplifies managing your VPN connections. Switch freely between VyprVPN worldwide server locations and VPN protocols with a single click.
Website Maintenance
FREE Integrity Integrity checks the links and images on your site. Feed Integrity your homepage URL and it will follow internal links to find all of your pages, checking each link and reporting the server response code for each.
$15.00 Integrity Plus Integrity Plus fills the gap between Integrity, the free no-frills link checker, and Scrutiny, the webmaster tools suite. If you manage more than one site then Integrity Plus allows you to store settings for each site and switch between them. It generates a sitemap in xml and a variety of other formats. it also adds a search box and filter button to help you search your data.
$45.00 Integrity Pro Integrity Pro builds on Integrity Plus. It has the new crawling engine, it checks links and generates a sitemap with all the searching, filtering and exporting functionality of the Plus version. It adds SEO details and a sitewide spellcheck. It isn’t intended to replace Scrutiny, but to be pitched between Integrity Plus and Scrutiny, a more affordable step for Integrity Plus users.
$25.00 Website Watchman Y An easy to use website archival utility. Monitor, archive, go back in time.
Multimedia
Animation
FREE Pencil Pencil is an animation/drawing app which lets you create traditional hand-drawn animation (cartoon) using both bitmap and vector graphics.
$9.99 Smoovie Smoovie is the easy way to create and share stop motion movies. Beautifully crafted and instinctive to use, Smoovie is all you need to effortlessly capture, edit, and share your creations.
Author Tools
$480.00 CatDV Pro CatDV Pro is a clip logging and cataloging application designed to enhance the productivity of video editors using an existing NLE application.
FREE MediaInfo Y MediaInfo is a convenient unified display of the most relevant technical and tag data for video and audio files.
$3.99 VideoScan Y VideoScan displays hidden information about your multimedia documents. The application is able to analyze your files as well as the embedded audio and video streams. Available on the Mac App Store
Audio
$14.99 MP3 Gain Y Increase and normalize the volume of audio (mp3, aac, wma, etc) files.
FREE Outline Dashboard Y Outline Dashboard is a remote control application for use with any Outline processors and iMode powered loudspeaker when connected to a wireless or wired LAN. Freeing the sound engineer to move around the venue whilst monitoring, adjusting and controlling all parameters of loudspeakers, processors and amplifiers.
$29.00 SoundSource Y Control audio on a per-app basis, adjusting the volume and output device for individual apps. Apply an equalizer and other audio effects to any audio on your Mac. Even adjust your Mac’s audio device settings and levels instantly, from anywhere.
Audio Capture/Recording
$59.00 Audio Hijack Audio Hijack allows you to record any application’s audio, including VoIP calls from Skype, web streams from Safari, and much more. Save audio from hardware devices like microphones and mixers as well. You can even record all the audio heard on your Mac at once! If you can hear it, Audio Hijack can record it.
$399.00 Bitwig Studio Bitwig Studio is a professional Digital Audio Workstation for creating and performing your musical ideas in the studio and on stage.
$99.00 Loopback Y It’s easy to pass audio between applications on your Mac, with the power of Loopback. Create virtual audio devices to take the sound from apps and audio input devices, then pass it to any audio processing software. With an easy-to-use wire-based interface, Loopback gives you the power of a high-end studio mixing board, right inside your computer!
FREE* MP3 Audio Recorder Mp3 Audio Recorder is a simple audio recording software,it can record audio files into high-quality MP3 format by system built-in or external microphone.
$19.00 Piezo Y Easy to record audio on your Mac. In seconds, you’ll be recording audio from any application or from audio inputs like microphones.
$29.95 VinylStudio Y The easy way to convert your records and tapes to CD, MP3 and other digital formats
Audio Editing
$99.00 DSP-Quattro Y Audio File Editing, AudioCD Mastering, Plug-in Hosting.
$29.99 Easy Audio Mixer Y Easy audio mixer is a simple, yet powerful audio editor and ringtone maker. With instant interface, you can cut audio accurately, merge audio, insert silent to audio, split audio from video file, and also join multi audios into one. You can preview edits in real time and export them as ringtones, mp3, m4a, and wav formats.
$29.00 Fission Y With Fission, audio editing is no longer a chore. You can join files, crop and trim audio, and rapidly split up long files. Fission is streamlined for fast editing, and it works without the quality loss other audio editors cause. If you need to convert between audio formats, Fission can do that too. Rapidly export or batch convert files to the MP3, AAC, Apple Lossless, FLAC, AIFF, and WAV formats. Fission has all your audio needs covered. Finally, simple audio editing has arrived.
$15.00 ID3 Editor MP3 tag editor.
$225.00 Reaper Reaper is a digital audio workstation: a complete multitrack audio and MIDI recording, editing, processing, mixing, and mastering environment. Reaper is designed to let you work quickly and creatively, without imposing any artificial limits on what you can do. It includes professional plugins, advanced customization, and compatibility with almost any hardware. It supports both VST and AU plugins.
$34.99 Sound Studio Y Digitize audio. Make live recordings. Apply digital effects with ease.
Audio & Video Servers
$769.00 MediaMaster Express Y A video control software specially designed to run video for clubs, churches, theaters and more.
$1850.00 MediaMaster Pro Y MediaMaster will turn any powerful computer into a full fledged media server capable of running live or programmed HD video shows in sync with music and light. MediaMaster’s multi-threaded engine delivers blistering performance, by taking advantage of multi-core machines.
Audio & Video Streaming
$29.00 Airfoil Y Stream any audio from your Mac all around your network. Send music services like Spotify or web-based audio like Pandora wirelessly to all sorts of devices, including the Apple TV, HomePod, Google Chromecast, Sonos devices, and Bluetooth speakers. You can even send to iOS devices and other computers.
$59.00 ManyCam Y Live Video Made Better. Live streaming software that helps you deliver professional streams, video conferences and online classes with ease. ManyCam has the live video tools you need, from Chroma Key, multiple video sources and picture-in-picture to effects.
$179.00 Wirecast Wirecast lets you capture an unlimited number of input devices from live camera feeds, iOS cameras (coming soon), computer desktop, Web feeds, and more. Then add polish and professionalism to your broadcast with live switching, transitions, titles, lower thirds, and more. And finally, use the built in multiformat encoding capabilities and easily stream to integrated streaming services and CDNs.
Media Playback
$19.99 Boom 3D Boom 3D is a revolutionary app with 3D Surround Sound and phenomenally rich and intense audio that is realistic and works on any headphones.
FREE Elmedia Player Elmedia Player is a smart Mac Flash player. It is full of handy features and controls. This SWF player Mac app provides its users with top usability and great viewing experience.
$19.95 Elmedia Player Pro Elmedia Player is a smart Mac Flash player. It is full of handy features and controls. This SWF player Mac app provides its users with top usability and great viewing experience. You can save a Flash movie that is playing along with its external resources, make a screenshot of any moment of the video or convert your favorite FLV or SWF video into a series of images.
$1.99 MetaNow Y MetaNow is an utility Application to assist you while watching a Movie or TV Show on your Computer, is it in a supported Video Player or simply in your Browser. It attempts to provide extended Informations about the currently playing Movie, its Cast, Trailers & more.
FREE Mixxx Mixxx allows you to perform live DJ mixes with your digital music collection. It helps you rock the party with MIDI/HID controllers, vinyl turntables, or even just your keyboard.
$19.99 VLC Media Player VLC Media Player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, MP3, OGG, …) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network.
Ripping & Archiving
$67.95 MacX DVD Ripper Pro Y Enables Mac users to rip homemade & commercial DVDs to any format at fast speed and original quality. Supports all knotty DVDs and rips DVDs/ISO images/folders in all sorts of formats, including DVD to MP4, HEVC/H.265, H.264, MOV, FLV, MPEG4, AVI, QT, MP3, etc. With 350+ preset profiles.
$24.95 MacX DVD Ripper Pro different from above Y Mac DVDRipper Pro allows you to copy DVDs to your Mac so you can easily view them without wasting your laptop’s battery-life, spinning a disc in your optical drive. By ripping the DVD to your harddrive you are also keeping an exact copy of your DVD, and you can compress each movie on the fly – making them viewable on video iPod, iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV and many more.
Video Editing/Conversion
$49.99 Cisdem Video Converter for Mac Mac Video Converter is the All in one solution for converting video & audio files in any format, ripping DVD movies, and converting online videos.
FREE Gifski It converts videos to GIF animations using fancy features for efficient cross-frame palettes and temporal dithering. It produces animated GIFs that use thousands of colors per frame.
$17.99 GlueMotion Y A tool for time lapse photographers. The application allows you to batch edit, deflicker and assemble sequences of images into time lapse movies. GlueMotion has been made to save your time and guide you during the process of creation. By using the included batch editing tool, you will not have to use additional applications.
FREE itsMine Y Add professional logos to your videos to help protect your creative work and promote brand awareness.
FREE* Merge SX Y Helps professional and amateur video content creators seamlessly join a collection of videos into a single movie.
FREE Shotcut Y Shotcut is a free, open-source, cross-platform video editor
$59.99 Wondershare Filmora Wondershare Filmora (was Wondershare Video Editor) is an easy-to-use yet powerful video-editing app to edit and retouch videos with rich video and photo editing functions like trimming, cropping, rotating, adding stylish titles, applying filter effects, inserting transition and motion effects, etc. Furthermore, you can export videos to various popular video formats and portable devices for wider sharing and enjoyment or directly upload them to YouTube for sharing with family and friends. It also enables you to burn videos to DVD discs for better video preservation.
Video Production
$249.99 StoryBoard Quick Y Turn your words into pictures with StoryBoard Quick. The best, fastest way to communicate your shot and scene ideas. No complicated 3D. No cartoony stick figures. No time-consuming drawing. Simply click your way to creating the best shots for your videos.
Visual Effects
$20.99/month Adobe After Effects CC 2018 Y Create animated titles, credits, and lower thirds. Combine videos and images to send a UFO across the sky or create an explosion — the possibilities are endless. Remove objects like booms, wires, or even people. Apply hundreds of effects to do anything from adding fog to making it snow. And create VR videos to drop your audience right into the center of the action.
Photography
Camera Management & Maintenance
$4.99 ShutterCheck Y Know how many shots (shutter clicks) your Canon EOS camera has taken.
Library Manipulation & Management
$0.99 Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro Y Photo-fixing tool that smoothly scans and deletes duplicate or similar photos, depending on the matching level you choose. This tool works with photos from iPhoto, external storage devices, and your system’s hard drives.
FREE Mylio Y One app to collect all of your photos, videos, and documents into a single library, automatically organizing them into the visual story of your life.
$14.99 Pixave Y Store and organize those inspiring photos.
$29.95 PowerPhotos PowerPhotos allows you to break up your Photos.app images among multiple Photos libraries, rather than having to store all of them in one giant library. You can easily switch between libraries, or just browse the photos in your libraries directly from PowerPhotos, without having to open each library in Photos.
Metadata Manipulation
$17.99 MetaImage Y MetaImage is the ultimate Mac tool to read, write and edit images metadata. It is the first editor that allows you to edit EXIF, IPTC, XMP and Maker tags in a familiar interface.
$0.99 Photos Exif Editor Y Photos EXIF Editor is an intuitive app which can edit EXIF, IPTC & XMP data of thousands of photos in no time! Available on the Mac App Store
FREE Photos Metadata Export Photos Metadata Export helps you to create easily lists with metadata of your photos. Get Exif metadata info from all your photos and create excel file. Just select a folder with photos, and this app will give you back a list with metadata of these photos. You can preview metadata and then create an excel file with the metadata. Get metadata of any kind of image file or row image file.
Miscellaneous
FREE PhotoSync Y Drag-and-drop photos and videos between iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch and your computer.
FREE ScreenToLayers Y Capture your screen as a layered Adobe Photoshop (PSD) file.
$8.99 WebToLayers Y Convert websites to layered Adobe Photoshop (PSD) files. The App allows you to screenshot webpages by keeping each element in a separated layer.
Photo Editors
$99.99 DxO PhotoLab Y Image enhancement tool for RAW and JPEG files.
$17.99 GlueMotion Y See MULTIMEDIA:VIDEO EDITING/CONVERSION:GLUEMOTION
$39.99 HDRtist NX Y High Dynamic Range Imaging software product for the macOS operating system. Version 2.1 focuses on improving color rendering, single RAW support and integration with Apple’s “Photos” organizing software. HDRtist NX2 is the fourth major revision of their HDR software, covering 10 years, allowing for a significantly improved engine, modern interface, and extendable functionality.
$4.99 Image Plus Y Photo editor and converter.
$44.95 Movavi Photo Editor Y Movavi Photo Editor for Mac – a simple program that’s equally good both for beginners and professionals. No need to avoid shooting photos in crowded places. Take photographs wherever you want and then just remove unwanted objects, random people, trash, or bad graffiti from your digital images with Movavi’s photo software. The Object Removal tool uses great care to cover all those little flaws in just a couple of minutes! Restore photos taken decades ago.
$19.99 Pixelmator Pro Y It is an image editor designed to make the most powerful professional image editing tools accessible to everyone and includes an extensive collection of tools for editing and retouching photos, creating graphic designs, painting, drawing vector graphics, and adding stunning effects.
$9.99 PhotoBulk Y Bulk image editor that lets you add text/image watermark, resize, and optimize hundreds or thousands of images or photos in just one click
$17.99 PhotoRevive Y automatically colorizes your old black and white photos. The application uses a revolutionary artificial intelligence that will add colors in an ultra-realistic way. The application is super simple to use. Scan or import your photo and that’s it. The application will color it without any effort on your part.
$143.00 PTGui PTGui is panoramic photo stitching software. Originally developed as a Graphical User Interface for Panorama Tools (hence the name), PTGui now is a full-featured photo stitching application.
Photo Printing
$32.78 PhotoPrintPilot Y Photo Print Pilot is photo printing software specially designed for photograph printing at home. Photo Print Pilot allows you to take images for printing from different folders. To print photos in a desired format you should just choose a template with a size of the images for printing and a way they will be arranged on a page.
System
Disk Maintenance
$19.99 DriveDX Y Advanced drive-health diagnostic and monitoring utility.
$29.00 MacClean360 MacClean360 is all-in-one Mac cleaner & manager. It not only can find and remove all junk files in your Mac, but it also can help you optimize, speed up and manage your Mac computer
$19.95 MacMaster Y Clean up your disk.
$29.95 PowerMyMac Y Thee best Mac Cleaner app to clean your Mac to free up the precious disk space and optimize your Mac with many useful features. Power your Mac as good as new.
Utilities
Archives (Compression/decompression)
$6.99 Mr. Zipper Y A professional compression and extraction tool which supports quick look and personalized settings. Supports these extraction formats: RAR, 7Z, ISO, CAB, MSI, Zip, Stuffit, Arj, Z, Lzma, Tar, Gzip, Bzip2, EXE, PAX. It also supports these compression formats: 7Z, Zip, Gzip, Tar, Bzip2.
$29.00 RAR N RAR is a powerful archive manager. It can backup your data and reduce the size of email attachments, open and unpack RAR, ZIP and other files downloaded from Internet, create new archives in RAR and ZIP file format.
$0.99 unRAR Y Extract RAR, ZIP, and 7x files.
Backup
$39.99 Carbon Copy Cloner Y Clone your Mac drives. Make bootable backups.
$24.95 ChronoSync Express ChronoSync Express is the entry-level version of the popular ChronoSync utility. It is the one application you can count on for both reliable backups and easy folder synchronization. ChronoSync Express combines an efficient file copy engine, flexible scheduling options, broad connectivity, and a robust user interface into the one utility that no Mac should be without.
FREE CloudBerry Backup Y MSP360™ Backup for macOS supports Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud and other cloud storage providers. It’s available in Freeware and Pro versions. The Freeware version is designed for personal use only. It comes with most of the features of the PRO version, such as flexible scheduler and retention policies.
$29.99 CloudBerry Backup Pro Y MSP360™ Backup for macOS supports Amazon S3, Amazon Glacier, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud and other cloud storage providers. Comes with advanced features: compression and encryption.
$29.95 Deliver Express Automated file transfers from identified folder by FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3, WebDAV, AFP and other remote and local services.
$49.95 GoodSync GoodSync is easy and reliable file backup and file synchronization software. It automatically analyzes, synchronizes, and backs up your emails, precious family photos, contacts, MP3s, financial documents, iTunes, and other important files locally – between desktops, laptops, servers, external drives, and mobile devices, as well as remotely with FTP, SFTP, WebDAV (including MobileMe), Amazon S3 cloud storage.
FREE iDrive Y Automatic online backup; free 5GB account.
FREE RsyncOSX Y GUI front end to the command line rsync file syncronization and backup command.
$8.99 SyncSettings Y SyncSettings is the first application able to back up and sync the preferences of your Mac apps. Tired of settling all your apps after a new macOS install or to manually keep the same settings across several macs? SyncSettings will do it for you. Available on the Mac App Store.
FREE TimeMachineEditor Y TimeMachineEditor is a software for macOS that lets you change the default one-hour backup interval of Time Machine. You can change the interval or create a more sophisticated scheduling.
Contacts
$8.99 AddressBook Aid2 AddressBook Aid2 is an application for editing contacts on your Mac. This is a redesigned version of AddressBookAid with using Contacts.framework which was introduced in OS X 10.11. In addition to the change, code refactoring and optimization have been made. Also the “Replace All” function in Find-and-Replace has been implemented. The contacts on your Mac are shown much like a spreadsheet. The date is separated in one column, and you can add/edit each value in the cell, sort the data in the column. You can find a value and replace all of them at once. And you can compare any two contacts in the special panel.
$5.99 vCard Editor vCard Editor is an application for editing a vCard file. This is an redesigned version of vCard Editor with using Contacts.framework which is introduced from macOS 10.11. In addition to the change, code refactoring and optimization are done. Also the “Replace All” function in Find&Replace is implemented. The contents of vCard file is shown such like a spread sheet. The date is separated in the column, and you can add/edit each value in the cell, sort the data in the column. You can find a value by the FindBar and replace all of them at once. And you can compare any two contacts in the special panel.
Data Recovery
FREE Disk Drill Y Disk Drill is a Mac data recovery software designed natively for Mac OS: easily protect your files from accidental deletion with Recovery Vault and recover lost data from Mac disks. Most of storage devices, file types and file systems are supported. You can recover deleted files from iPhone and Android devices! Disk Drill offers helpful and free tools for disk management like duplicate file finder, byte-to-byte backups, disk cleanup and space visualization, bootable data recovery drive, disk health monitoring, etc.
$89.00 Disk Drill Pro Y Disk Drill PRO also features a number of advanced scanning modes for data recovery of FAT, NTFS, HFS/HFS+, other file systems and formatted (initialized) drives. Using Quick Scan you can locate deleted items on FAT and NTFS disks, this scanning method is fast and accurate, but is unlikely to find data deleted long ago. With Deep Scan you can try to recover data from any disk or memory card regardless of their file system. This recovery method is long and thorough, it scans your disk in a binary mode and is capable of finding deleted files even after formatting.
Desktop
FREE Amethyst Y Tiling window manager similar to xmonad.
$9.99 Artpaper Y Enjoy artwork from a variety of galleries and museums on your desktop.
$9.99 Cisdem Window Manager Y Cisdem Window Manager can split screen into various sizes and positions on Mac. All you have to do is drag windows to the edges or corners of your screen, or use our grid system to select the area that the windows should cover and you can also set keyboard shortcuts. Once you start splitting screens on mac with Window Manager you’ll wonder how you ever managed without it.
FREE Clocker Y A Free Open Source Software (FOSS) menu-bar utility designed to help you keep track of different time zones.
FREE* Forecast Bar Y Forecast Bar offers hyper accurate, hyper local live weather and forecasts right in your menu bar or dock. With full support for Mac OS X’s dark theme, a daily weather report, and severe weather notifications. Available on the Mac App Store.
FREE* Irvue (Formerly Unsplash) Y Thousands of stunning photos from Unsplash on your Mac. Don’t worry about where to find a new wallpaper for your Mac. There are tons of gorgeous high-resolution photos on Unsplash. Irvue brings them to your desktop. Download it from the Mac app Store
$2.99 iWall-Dynamic Desktop Engine Y iWall is a very popular beautiful video that can be used in any format (no conversion required), directly supports 4K, 8K ultra high definition video source, audio (visualization function), picture, animation (gif), program, web page, website, website, Url is your dynamic desktop software and can interact. Please note: This is the only dynamic desktop that can interact. Filled with all kinds of resources, endless. Online and offline settings, and you can easily create various types of dynamic desktop sources. Download it from the Mac app Store
$31.60 LaunchBar Y Keep your hands on the keyboard. Start with a single keyboard shortcut to access and control every aspect of your digital life.
FREE Manico Manico gives you direct access to the things you need, using Option+Number key to launch or switch to a target app extremely quickly! If you are the type oe user who likes to use the keyboard to make effective use of the operating system, Manico will help you to maximize your efficiency.
$10.00 MultiDock Y MultiDock is a simple application that allows you to organize frequently used applications, documents and folders using small panels (Dock’s).
$29.95 TunesKit Screen Recorder Y TunesKit Screen Recorder is capable of recording anything you like on the PC or Mac screen, such as online videos, computer games, app tutorials, how-tos, video lectures, webinars, video conferences, video calls, live broadcasts, and much more in an easy way. It’s not only a high-quality video recorder, but also an independent audio capture that allows users to grab any audio from system sound and/or microphone, including streaming music, sound effects, background music, or other appearing sound through browser, media player or many other applications. In addition, you can also extract audio from videos on the computer, etc. with lossless quality.
Editors
FREE Typora Typora gives you a seamless experience as both a reader and a writer. It removes the preview window, mode switcher, syntax symbols of markdown source code, and all other unnecessary distractions, replacing them with a real-time preview to help you concentrate on the content itself.
File Management
FREE Archive Mounter Y Mount ZIP and RAR archive files as disk images.
$18.99 Centurion Y Centurion is a productivity utility that helps you manage a massive load of files. The application will watch a source folder, and will distribute the files load balanced to multiple destination folders, based on file extension and/or file name characteristics. In one run, files can be renamed using c-actions. Available from the Mac App Store
$40.00 EagleFiler Y Organize, search, and archive your e-mail, Web pages, files, and miscellaneous scraps of information.
$39.96 Easy Duplicate Finder Easy Duplicate Finder will help you find and delete all sorts of duplicate files in just a few clicks. Its intuitive interface lets you delete duplicates in a simple three-step process: add folders, run a scan, delete duplicate files. You can choose to delete all duplicates automatically, or you can inspect the scan results before you delete, move or rename the duplicates.
FREE Fast! Y Quickly find or view files, show folders and launch applications.
$6.99 File Cards Y Use cards, zoomed-out view, and workspaces to navigate a huge collection of files and folders.
$18.00 File Juicer Y File Juicer doesn’t care what type file you drop onto it; it searches the entire file byte by byte. If it finds a JPEG, JP2, PNG, GIF, PDF, BMP, WMF, EMF, PICT, TIFF, Flash, Zip, HTML, WAV, MP3, AVI, MOV, MPG, WMV, MP4, AU, AIFF or text file inside, it can save it to your desktop or to another folder you choose.
FREE HoudahGPS HoudahGPS is an easy-to-use tool to download and convert GPS track logs
$3.70 Loads of Folders Y Batch-create sequentially numbered folders with a single click.
$9.99 maFileRenamer Y maFileRenamer is, what’s in the name, a file renamer. maFileRenamer gives you numerous file renaming options. You can even rename files based on a text file. With the ability to create c-action and in combination with Centurion you are the master of your files flow. Available in the Mac App Store
FREE Marta Y Fast and configuarable dual-pane file manager.
FREE OneDrive OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive) is the easiest way to access your OneDrive from your Mac. When you install OneDrive, a OneDrive folder is created on your computer. Everything you put in this folder is automatically kept in sync between your computers and OneDrive.com, so you can get to your latest files from virtually anywhere. Whenever you add, change, or delete files in one location, all the other locations will be updated.
FREE SmartSwitch Y Samsung Smart Switch seamlessly transfers contacts, photos, music, videos, messages, notes, calendars and more to virtually any Samsung Galaxy device. Available from the Mac App Store
File Sharing
$24.99 Dropshare Dropshare is a menu bar application for drag & drop upload files, screenshots and even directories to your own server, Amazon S3, Backblaze B2 Cloud Files, Rackspace Cloud Files, Microsoft Azure Blob Storage, Google Drive or Dropbox. Additionally, Dropshare offers a file sharing provider called Dropshare Cloud, which is perfectly suitable to start uploading in just minutes. Sharing files with friends, customers, colleagues or anyone else has never been so easy an professional!
Graphics
$49.99 Affinity Designer Y Vector graphic illustration tool.
$149.99 OmniGraffle OmniGraffle helps you draw beautiful diagrams, family trees, flow charts, org charts, layouts, and (mathematically speaking) any other directed or non-directed graphs. We’ve had people use Graffle to plan plotlines for a story, make an overview of an operating system, show the evolution of computers, and even show how diseases can spread in a closed population. If you want to organize your thoughts, your projects, or even your friends graphically using boxes and lines, OmniGraffle is your tool.
$39.99 Logo Pop Y Use the vector design tools in Logo Pop to create your own logos. Includes over 150 pre-designed logo templates and 850+ editable SVG logo graphics.
$249.99 OmniGraffle Pro OmniGraffle Pro helps you draw beautiful diagrams, family trees, flow charts, org charts, layouts, and (mathematically speaking) any other directed or non-directed graphs. We’ve had people use Graffle to plan plotlines for a story, make an overview of an operating system, show the evolution of computers, and even show how diseases can spread in a closed population. If you want to organize your thoughts, your projects, or even your friends graphically, using boxes and lines, OmniGraffle is your tool.
Phone Managers
$39.99 AnyTrans for Android Y The Only Android Manager You’ll Need for All Cases. From data management to cross-device transfer, take complete control of your Android content at any time, from any place, in any way you like.
$29.95 PhoneView PhoneView is the Mac companion for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Access voicemail, iMessages, SMS/MMS, WhatsApp messages, call history, photos, app data, notes, file storage, iTunes media, voice memos and contacts with one click. PhoneView also automatically archives your messages, call history and voicemails, so you can access them even when your iPhone is not available.
Miscellaneous
FREE CCheatSheet Y Just hold the ⌘-Key a bit longer to get a list of all active short cuts of the current application. It’s as simple as that.
$12.99 CSV Converter Y CSV Converter is a simple application for opening, editing and saving CSV (Comma-separated values) files. The CSV file format is widely used to exchange data arranged in a table, like in a Numbers or Excel spreadsheet.
$100.00 Eagle Y EAGLE is an electronic design automation (EDA) software. Enabling printed circuit board (PCB) designers to seamlessly connect schematic diagrams, component placement, PCB routing, and comprehensive library content.
FREE HTMLtoMD Y Convert HTML to Markdown. Single page or suck and convert an entire site.
$98.00 MacDoppler Y MacDoppler will provide any level of station automation you need from assisted Doppler Tuning and Antenna Pointing right on up to fully automated Satellite Gateway operation. MacDoppler is a native macOS app. MacDoppler is used around the world by Amateur Radio operators, satellite spotters, educators and commercial customers from CBS News to the International Space Station Amateur Radio Hardware Management program, Delta Telemetry Tracking and Control at Boeing Integrated Defense Systems, Florida State University, and the CalPoly CubeSat Project.
FREE RemoteHelper NA Remote HD is the most feature-packed remote for your Mac/PC/AppleTV! This super fast VNC/Remote hybrid will instantly become an integral part of your state-of-the-art home theatre by allowing you to take complete control of your Mac/PC/AppleTV from your iPhone/iPad/iPodTouch. Available from the App Store
Network
FREE IP Scanner Y Scans your local network. Free for up to 6 devices.
$26.99 Passport Y Authentication services for secure network access with a very high degree of functionality and configurability.
FREE Wireshark Y Network protocol analyser
Notes
FREE* Agenda Y Agenda is a date-focused note taking app for both planning and documenting your projects. From business professionals and technical users, to students and artists, Agenda is for anyone wanting well organized and easily navigable notes that help drive your projects forward.
$3.99 FSNotes Y FSNotes is a plain-text note manager for macOS, and is modern reinvention of notational velocity (nvALT) on steroids. Our application respects the following open formats: plain/text, Markdown, and RTF, and stores data in the file system. You can view, edit, and copy data in your favourite external editor, and see live results in FSNotes.
$19.99 MWeb Y Pro Markdown writing, note taking and static blog generator App. Available from the Mac App Store
$9.99 SideNotes SideNotes is a smart app for note-taking. It shows and hides on the side of your monitor to manage your notes without distracting you. You can finally keep your notes organized, personalized and always at your fingertips. Simple software to boost your productivity.
Free Simplenote Simplenote is a streamlined note-keeping app that syncs with all your devices for free.
Free QOwnNotes Y QOwnNotes is the open source (GPL) plain-text file markdown note taking application for GNU/Linux, Mac OS X and Windows by Patrizio Bekerle (pbek on GitHub and IRC), that (optionally) works together with the notes application of ownCloud or Nextcloud.
$9.99 Quiver Y Quiver is a notebook built for programmers. It lets you easily mix text, code, Markdown and LaTeX within one note, edit code with an awesome code editor, live preview Markdown and LaTeX, and find any note instantly via the full-text search. Available from the Mac App Store
Productivity
FREE 1Piece Y Suite of features to improve the usability of your Mac.
$49.99 2Do Y 2Do has a simple-to-use interface and a comprehensive and flexible set of powerful features, it lets you focus on what’s most important to you: your life. There is no wrong way of using 2Do, and unlike other to-do apps, it won’t force you to adhere to a particular task-management methodology.
FREE* Alfred Alfred is an award-winning app for macOS which boosts your efficiency with hotkeys, keywords, text expansion and more. Search your Mac and the web, and be more productive with custom actions to control your Mac. I have been using Alfred for a few years and consider it to be an essential Mac App.
Free Any.do Any.do lets you capture thoughts, break big projects to small tasks, and share lists with the people around you. From planning an awesome vacation, to organizing a big project at work, or sharing a shopping list with a loved one – Any.do makes it easy to keep your life organized in one place. It seamlessly syncs between your mobile, desktop, web, and tablet so you, and everyone around you, can access it from anywhere.
$36.00 Keyboard Maestro Y Automate applications or web sites, text or images, simple or complex, on command or scheduled. You can automate virtually anything.
$24.50 Klokki Klokki is a rule-based time-tracking that will start/pause the timer for you automatically. The automation is based on the rules you configure and that gives you full control over what should be tracked and what not.
$76.45 Mindomo Y Mind mapping, concept mapping, and outlining.
Free Monosnap Monosnap lets you capture screenshots, share files, and record video and gifs.
$12.23 Mosaic Pro Mosaic Pro is a powerful window manager that allows easy repositioning and resizing of macOS apps, transforming multi-window chaos into a productive suite of tools.
Free MostRecent With Most Recent, you don’t have to think about organising your app list, as the last app you launch always moves to the top. MostRecent is for those who prefer the mouse over the typing required to quickly identify apps with Spotlight, Alfred, etc. If your hand is already on the trackpad, go to the menu bar item and the app you probably want is right there. This is the app that will take the absolute least amount of effort to launch one of the apps you use the most.
Free Opus One Opus One is like a paper planner, but better. Glance at your day, week or month. Drag and drop to reorder, prioritize or reschedule tasks, events, compass items & goals. Arrange tasks by categories, set them to specific time zones, make them last for several days, add alerts and bulk edit. Use our Growth Sections to make time for the things that matter and when needing a little cheer, add your own inspiring images, share via mail or post your Goals to Facebook.
$4.99 PasteBox Y Clipboard manager.
$12.00 Paste Wizard Y Clipboard manager.
FREE Pendo Y Take notes and keep track of your ideas.
$29.00 Qbserve Y Qbserve keeps track of what you do on your Mac and provides constant feedback on your productivity. This way you can stay focused and develop better habits. It automatically tracks work hours and can generate invoices based on the collected data. No need to remember to start and stop time tracking.
$7.99 Typeeto Y Your Mac can supply all your devices with a Bluetooth keyboard. Type on all devices that have Bluetooth from your Mac’s or MacBook’s keyboard. Type on iPhone with a full scale keyboard or use your Mac keyboard as Apple TV control. Also your Mac can serve as a Bluetooth keyboard for Android, iPad or as a Windows remote typing app. Available from the Mac App Store
$33.35 Tyme Tyme 2 is a simple and effective time-tracking tool for anyone who wants to keep an overview of the times they have worked. It is as clean and simple as the previous version, but with powerful new features that will make your life even easier!
Security & Privacy
FREE Bitdefender Virus Scanner Y Bitdefender Virus Scanner finds Mac malware as well as Windows viruses with ease. Scan running apps, scan critical locations, scan a specific location or scan the entire system, the award-winning Bitdefender engines will find that malware. For free! Don’t put your friends and family at risk by unknowingly passing malware along. Download from the Mac App Store
$19.99 Cookie Y macOS cookie and privacy management app. Cookie gives you total control over all cookie storage types: HTTP cookies, Flash cookies, HTML5 databases, localStorage, IndexedDB as well as browser history and caches.
Free Cryptomator Cryptomator is a multi-platform transparent client-side encryption of your files in the cloud that protects your documents from an unauthorized access.
$39.99 ESET Cyber Security Y Fast, effective Mac antivirus protects your Mac against malware and phishing.
$49.99 ESET Cyber Security Pro Y Effective all-in-one internet security for your Mac, including personal firewall and parental control.
$17.99 Safe + Password Manager Y Safe + for Mac allows you to store and organize your private data. Available from the Mac App Store
System
$14.95 App Tamer Y Some applications, particularly web browsers and older apps, continue running tasks or animating ads even when they’re idle. That uses valuable processing (CPU) power, which leaves you with: Less CPU power for the application you’re using: Increased heat and fan noise; and Reduced battery run-time. Tame Them with App Tamer.
$4.99 Displays Displays will let you quickly change your monitor resolution, and adds a lot of additional functions for your monitors
$19.99 Elimisoft App Uninstaller Y Elimisoft App Uninstaller helps you find all Apps on your Mac and its related remaining files, incl. leftover, logs, caches, preferences, crash reports, etc. It will also scan for rogue Apps and viruses that slow down your Mac. The App Uninstaller can also find the related junk files.
FREE Go64 Y Check your system for 32-bit Apps.
FREE iTerm iTerm is a fork of the older iTerm project. iTerm is a Terminal replacement and the successor of iTerm. It focuses on speed, internationalization, and building new features to improve your life.
FREE Karabiner Elements Y Keyboard remapper.
$36.00 Keyboard Maestro Y Perform a multitude of tasks with just a few keystrokes.
$25.00 Microsoft NTFS for Mac by Tuxera Y Add complete NTFS read and write capabilities to MacOS
FREE Particulars Display system information about your Mac: computer name, model, CPU, RAM, OS version, Server version, current user, uptime, disk space and network configuration
$20.00 TG Pro Y Control fan speeds, monitor temperatures, and find faulty sensors.
FREE Toothpicks Y Bluetooth device manager.
$9.95 Turbo Boost Switcher Y Turbo Boost Switcher is a little application for Mac computers that allows to enable and/or disable the Turbo Boost feature. It installs a precompiled kernel extension (32 or 64 bits depending on your system) that updates the Turbo Boost MSR register, so It will ask for your admin password when using it.
FREE Wine Y Run Windows applications on your Mac with this compatibility layer.
System Maintenance
$29.95 AweCleaner Y All-in-one Mac cleaner & manager to optimize, clean and speed up your Mac in easy way.
FREE (upgrade $19.95 to paid version) CCleaner CCleaner is a system optimization, privacy and cleaning tool. It removes unused files from your system – allowing your Mac to run faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. It also cleans traces of your online activities such as your Internet history.
$19.99 DriveDX DriveDx will protect you from data loss and downtime With DriveDx you need not worry about losing your important data, music, and photographs. You can know before your drive is going to fail, because DriveDx tracks more indicators of impending failure than any other product on the market for both SSDs and HDDs.
$4.99 Duplicate Finder and Remover Y Remove duplicate image files, audios, videos, documents and archives files from your Mac and free up storage space without any hassles with Duplicate Finder and Remover. Available from the Mac App Store
FREE Go64 Go64 helps you prepare for macOS 10.15 Catalina by scanning your system for 32-bit apps. Those apps won’t run in Catalina, so it’s best to find them now. Also see https://johnpurvis.wordpress.com/2019/10/05/is-your-mac-ready-for-macos-catalina/
$25.99 iMac Cleaner Y iMac Cleaner lets you safely scan and clean up your entire Mac system, delete unused files, duplicate files, reduce the size of your iPhoto library, uninstall unnecessary apps, shred files, manage startup items, extract RAR archives, save Winmail.dat, etc to keep your mac best performance.
$29.00 MacClean360 Y MacClean360 is all-in-one Mac cleaner & manager to help you clean up, manage and optimize your Mac computer. Make your Mac run faster than ever. MacClean360 offers easy and reliable cleanup solution to help you remove all junk data inside your Mac. The junk cleaner can clean up system junk, App junk, iTunes junk, Email junk, trash bin junk and other junk files by only 1-click. The best way to free up disk space and speed up slow Mac.
$29.00 Tidy Up Y Tidy Up 5 is the new generation of duplicate finders and disk tidiness. It’s the only fully-featured duplicate remover available on the market. Tidy Up is designed for pro users that need a modern and efficient tool.
Virtualization
$79.99 Parallels Desktop for Mac Y Run thousands of Windows apps like Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer, Access, Quicken, QuickBooks, Visual Studio, even graphic intensive games and CAD programs without compromising on performance or rebooting. Optimized for the latest Windows 10 updates and macOS Catalina (10.15).
$159.99 VMware Fusion Pro VMware Fusion gives Mac users the power to run Windows on Mac along with hundreds of other operating systems side by side with Mac applications, without rebooting. Fusion is simple enough for home users and powerful enough for IT professionals, developers and businesses.
Weather
$14.99 ClassicWeather Weather widgets provide forecasts in the dock and menu bar.
Website
FREE ReActivity Y Test response time, load speed and size of all elements on a web page

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