best mac apps

Best weather apps for Mac: Living Earth, Degrees, Clear Day, and more!

The weather dictates how we plan for our days, from what we wear to what activities we can plan for. If you spend a lot of time on your Mac, a good weather app can keep you up to date on today's weather and tomorrow's forecast. But which Mac weather apps are the best? Here are my favorites!

More →

7
loading...
9
loading...
47
loading...
0
loading...

Best Bitcoin tracking apps for Mac: Coinage, BitNow, Trade Interceptor, and more!

Bitcoin is a popular peer-to-peer payment system and digital crypto currency. With more and more merchants starting to accept it, buying, holding, trading, and spending bitcoin is becoming increasingly important to online shoppers, including Mac users. Luckily, there are several Mac Apps that can help you monitor bitcoin exchange rates, so you know when best to buy them, sell them or just straight up use them. Here are the best ones!

More →

6
loading...
20
loading...
37
loading...
0
loading...

Best apps to monitor your Mac's performance: iStat Menus, gfxCardStatus, Disk Doctor, and more!

Macs always perform great out of the box, but over time they can start to feel slower and more sluggish. The reasons for that can seem mysterious, but often they're easy-to-fix if you can figure out what's gone wrong. That's where performance monitoring comes in! There are a lot of great performance monitoring tools for your Mac, but it can be tough sorting the really great ones from garbage. That's where iMore comes in! Here are the best apps for monitoring your Mac's performance!

More →

7
loading...
18
loading...
52
loading...
0
loading...

Best screen recording and capture apps for Mac: Voila, QuickCast, Screencast Maker, and more!

There are lots of reasons you'd need to take screen recordings of a Mac— to create a software demo for work, to send a helpful walkthrough to your mom or dad, to add some life to a school presentation, or even just to capture something funny to share with friends. Apple builds screen-capturing into Quicktime but there are also a lot of great screen-recording options in the Mac App Store as well, including some that don't break the bank. Here are the best ones!

More →

15
loading...
0
loading...
51
loading...
0
loading...

Best apps for new Mac owners: Download right now!

There's very little in life that's more exciting than unboxing a brand new Mac. Once you've unpacked everything and set it up just so, it's time to open start loading it up with apps. From cool conveniences to useful utilities to getting more done to simply having a ton of fun, we've got the apps you need to help you make your OS X Mavericks experience the very best!

More →

18
loading...
141
loading...
104
loading...
0
loading...

Best note taking apps for Mac: Evernote, Simplenote, NoteSuite, and more!

Staying organized means having a good note taking app. Whether you're a student or professional, compulsive or casual, note taking apps can help you gather your thoughts, keep information synced across all your devices, or simply keep your memos handy for when you need them the most, there are a lot of great choices. Apple offers their own, built-in Notes App, but the Mac App Store has amazing alternatives as well. Which one is the best one for you? Here are my favorites!

More →

13
loading...
32
loading...
81
loading...
0
loading...

Best Calendar apps for Mac: Fantastical, BusyCal, QuickCal, and more!

Like it or not, we live and die by our calendars. Having a system that works for you, that keeps you on time, that tracks your events, that makes sure you're never late or in the wrong place for your appointments isn't a nice-to-have, it's a must-have. While the built-in OS X Calendar app... serviceable, it's by no means an all-star. But that's fine! There are plenty of great alternatives, from simple add-ons to complete calendar replacements that can make keeping track of your day, week, and month faster, easier, and all-around better. So which one is the absolute best calendar app for you? Here are my favorites!

More →

8
loading...
0
loading...
49
loading...
0
loading...

Best password manager apps for Mac: 1Password, LastPass, oneSafe, and more!

Easily remembered, broadly repeated passwords are for suckers. Writing them down to type back in, or copy/pasting them each time is not only a hassle, it's a disaster waiting to happen. Security just isn't easy and convenient enough for most people, most of the time. Unless... you have a great password manager app! From generating super strong, unique, pseudo-random passwords, to auto-filling logins and credit card info, a great password manager means you really can have it all — security and convenience. Here are the best ones!

More →

14
loading...
38
loading...
79
loading...
0
loading...

Best email clients for Mac: Airmail, Postbox, Inky, and more!

OS X Maverick's comes with the perfectly serviceable Mail.app — unless you're a hardcore Gmail user, but for some it's either too much email client... or not enough. Luckily, there are several really good email client alternatives for the Mac. But which is the best Mail.app replacement for you? Here are our favorites!

More →

10
loading...
29
loading...
44
loading...
0
loading...

Best writing apps for Mac: Byword, iA Writer, WriteRoom, and more!

Keyboard cases be damned, there's no better writing tool on the planet than the Mac... If you've got the right apps to get the job done. Text editors are one thing, but full on-writing tools are something else entirely. Luckily, the Mac App Store is full of apps specifically made for general purpose writing. Whether you're a journalist, student, screenwriter, blogger, or even a novelist, there's something for everyone. If you're having trouble deciding which one is right for you, that's where iMore comes in. Here are my favorite general purpose writing apps for Mac along with some advice on who they're best suited for...

More →

6
loading...
30
loading...
46
loading...
0
loading...

Pages