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Old Dec 5, 2012, 05:46 AM   #1
bobright
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Is there any must have Mac apps?

I know when my 27" comes the first thing I am getting is Tweetbot.

So what else is a must get, fire away?!?!
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Old Dec 5, 2012, 05:48 AM   #2
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Steam
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Old Dec 5, 2012, 05:51 AM   #3
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These are what I always install first: Xcode, TextMate, MacTeX, mercurial, R
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Old Dec 5, 2012, 06:06 AM   #4
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Diablo III
Pages
Numbers
Open Office
Steam
Ultrafan
Spell Tower
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Old Dec 5, 2012, 06:22 AM   #5
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Carbon Copy Cloner
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Carbon Copy Cloner
Carbon Copy Cloner (CCC), the latest update is even better.
Disk Warrior
Onyx
smcFanControl
gfxCardStatus (for systems with 2 gfx cards)
Office for Mac (necessary evil for compatibility with the Windows fans) 4s
Max and MacMP3Gain (file converter and gain control for working with music files)
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Old Dec 5, 2012, 06:29 AM   #7
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Alfred
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VLC or/and MPlayerX
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Old Dec 5, 2012, 06:53 AM   #8
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jDownloader (Download manager)
VLC (Media player)
HandBrake (DVD ripper/encoder)
FileZilla (FTP client)
Transmission (torrent client)
Onyx (System tweaks and more)
XLD (CD ripper/audio encoder)
Meteorologist (Weather in menu bar)
LibreOffice (Word processor and a bit more)
Calibre (Ebook conversion/management)
BetterTouchTool (Adds serious multitouch functionality)
LastPass (Password manager)
DropBox (Online file syncing/sharing)
Keka (File archiver/unarchiver)
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Old Dec 5, 2012, 06:56 AM   #9
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Don't even bother buying iWork, save some money and buy MS Office. iWork is pretty ****** unless you don't care so much about text processing and stuff.
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Old Dec 18, 2012, 04:06 PM   #10
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Oh yeah, pixelmator is great! I could never understand photoshop. Pixelmator is easier and I could actually afford it lol.
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