30 Essential Free MAC Applications Apple Funs Must Know

favorites-iconApple’s products always bring us lots of amazing. It make our life more colorful and interesting. Like the iPhone, iPad is well populared all over the world, the MAC applications are also welcomed by MAC users. Here we have handpicked 30 very useful free MAC applications for you. If you are a MAC funs you will not miss it.

Adium


Adium is a free instant messaging application for Mac OS X that can connect to AIM, MSN, Jabber, Yahoo, and more.

Adium

 

Anxiety


Anxiety is a super-lightweight To-do list application for Mac OS X Leopard that synchronizes with iCal and Mail. Its aim is to provide a streamlined, easily accessible interface to add and check off your tasks, while remaining poised to melt into the background at a moments notice.

Anxiety

AppCleaner


AppCleaner is a small application which allows you to thoroughly uninstall unwanted apps.

AppCleaner

AppFresh


AppFresh helps you to keep all applications, widgets, preference panes and application plugins installed on your Mac up to date.

AppFresh

 

Burn


There are a lot of ways to approach burning discs. Burn keeps it simple, but still offers a lot of advanced options.

Burn

 

Caffeine


Caffeine is a tiny program that puts an icon in the right side of your menu bar. Click it to prevent your Mac from automatically going to sleep, dimming the screen or starting screen savers.

Caffeine

Camino


Camino is an open source web browser developed with a focus on providing the best possible experience for Mac OS X users.

Camino

 

ClamXav


ClamXav is a free virus checker for Mac OS X. It uses the tried, tested and very popular ClamAV open source antivirus engine as a back end. 

ClamXav

 

Cyberduck


Cyberduck is a “FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, Cloud Files, Google Docs and Amazon S3″ browser for your mac.

Cyberduck

 

Disk Inventory X


Disk Inventory X is a disk usage utility for Mac OS X 10.3 (and later). It shows the sizes of files and folders in a special graphical way called "treemaps". If you’ve ever wondered where all your disk space has gone, Disk Inventory X will help you to answer this question.

Disk Inventory X

 

Firefox


The Firefox browser is created by Mozilla, a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote openness, innovation and opportunity on the Web.

Firefox

 

Google Notifier


The Google Notifier is an application that shows you alerts in your menu bar, so you can see when you have new Gmail messages or upcoming Google Calendar events without having to open a web browser.

Google Notifier

Growl


Growl is a notification system for Mac OS X: it allows applications that support Growl to send you notifications. Notifications are a way for your applications to provide you with new information, without you having to switch from the application you’re already in.

Growl

 

Inkscape


It is an Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format.

Inkscape

 

iStumbler


iStumbler is the leading wireless discovery tool for Mac OS X, providing plugins for finding AirPort networks, Bluetooth devices, Bonjour services and Location information with your Mac.

iStumbler

 

jEdit


jEdit is a mature programmer’s text editor with hundreds (counting the time developing plugins) of person-years of development behind it.

jEdit

 

Jomic


Jomic is a viewer for comic books stored in CBZ, CBR, and PDF files. Features include a two page mode, caching and support for several image formats (PNG, JFIF/JPEG, TIFF, and GIF).

Jomic

 

Miro


An amazing open-source, non-profit video player. It can play almost any video file and offers over 6,000 free internet TV shows and video podcasts.

Miro

 

Monolingual


Monolingual is a program for removing unnecessary language resources from Mac OS X, in order to reclaim several hundred megabytes of disk space. It requires at least Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) and also works on Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard). Version 1.3.9 is the last version for Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger).

Monolingual

 

Openproj


OpenProj is a free, open source project management solution. OpenProj is a replacement of Microsoft Project and other commercial project solutions.

Openproj

 

OpenOffice


OpenOffice.org 3   is the leading open-source office software suite  for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, databases and more.

OpenOffice

 

Opensong


OpenSong is a free, open-source software application created to manage lyrics, chords, lead sheets, overheads, computer projection, and more.

Opensong

 

Paparazzi


Paparazzi! is a small utility for Mac OS X that makes screenshots of webpages.

Paparazzi

Plex


Plex bridges the gap between your Mac and your home theater, doing so with a visually appealing user interface that provides instant access to your media. Plex can play a wide range of video, audio and photo formats as well as online streaming audio and video.

Plex

 

Seashore


Seashore is an open source image editor for Mac OS X’s Cocoa framework. It features gradients, textures and anti-aliasing for both text and brush strokes. It supports multiple layers and alpha channel editing. It is based around the GIMP’s technology and uses the same native file format.

Seashore

 

SMARTReport


SMARTReporter is an application that can warn you of some hard disk drive failures before they actually happen! It does so by periodically polling the S.M.A.R.T. status of your hard disk drive. S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology) is a technology built into most modern hard disk drives that acts as an "early warning system" for pending hard disk drive problems.

SMARTReport

 

Stellarium


Stellarium is a free open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope.

Stellarium

 

TextWrangler


TextWrangler is the powerful general purpose text editor, and Unix and server administrator’s tool.

TextWrangler

 

Thunderbird


Now with tabs, better search, and email archiving. It’s easy to upgrade to Thunderbird 3.1

Thunderbird

 

Transmission


Transmission is a noncommercial, volunteer-based project. Transmission doesn’t bundle toolbars, advertisements, twitter tools, or anything else. It doesn’t hold some feaures back for a payware version. Its source code is available for anyone to review. Its website has no ads and doesn’t track you.

Transmission

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2 Responses to “30 Essential Free MAC Applications Apple Funs Must Know”

  1. ana says:

    have a perfect management Apple

  2. Rabah Rahil says:

    I love Better Touch Tool. Awesome if you have a magic mouse, but a necessity if you have a touchpad!

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