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footprints07
Nov 29, 2011, 08:20 PM
Hi, I bought a MBA 13" 128gb SSD and wanting to maximise its potential.
Want to know any software or apps that is/are useful.

Currently I only surf the net, listen to music and watch some movie off it. Wanting to do some simple documents with it too.

Thanks heap for the advise! :)



JHUFrank
Nov 29, 2011, 08:26 PM
Here are a few I like,

Transmission
Kismac
LibreOffice
Audacity
ZenMap

visim91
Nov 29, 2011, 08:43 PM
Hi, I bought a MBA 13" 128gb SSD and wanting to maximise its potential.
Want to know any software or apps that is/are useful.

Currently I only surf the net, listen to music and watch some movie off it. Wanting to do some simple documents with it too.

Thanks heap for the advise! :)

For you, a *few* must-haves:
http://safariadblock.com/
http://hackemist.com/SafariOmnibar/#faq
http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/34951/hoverzoom-safari-extension

These are great.

jvmxtra
Nov 29, 2011, 09:20 PM
#1 app... Alfred

# 2 app... mac version of air video client(it's in beta but works so good)

# 3 app... Adium

# 4 app... builtin vpn

# 5 app ... remote desktop client




wish list: iMessage
ibook

footprints07
Nov 30, 2011, 07:19 AM
thanks people, will try out some of the apps and application for sure ;)

stfwayne
Dec 1, 2011, 01:44 AM
two apps i really enjoy:

Swackett - awesome weather program (dont need any source for weather)

WriteRoom - 9.99 - no frills word composition
- I absolutely love this program gotta see it and use it to believe it

halledise
Dec 1, 2011, 04:12 AM
Hi, I bought a MBA 13" 128gb SSD and wanting to maximise its potential.
Want to know any software or apps that is/are useful.

Currently I only surf the net, listen to music and watch some movie off it. Wanting to do some simple documents with it too.

Thanks heap for the advise! :)

a decent spell checker wouldn't hurt :cool: