mac

TagSpaces Is A Cross-Platform, Tag-Oriented File Manager

Windows/OS X/Linux/Android/iOS/Chrome/Firefox: Each platform has its own file manager, and they all come with a unique set of features. TagSpaces offers a single manager for everything, with a focus on tagging your files.


MiniPlayer Adds A Tiny Floating Player To Spotify Or Rdio

Mac: One of the nicer features in iTunes is the MiniPlayer that shrinks the interface down and out of the way. MiniPlayer for Mac adds a similar function to Spotify and Rdio.


Deckset Creates Great Looking Presentations From Any Markdown File

Mac: PowerPoint and Keynote have been the main presentation tools for most people for a long while, but if you’re looking for a simpler alternative, Deckset makes things a bit simpler by building presentations based on Markdown files.


iTunes Volume Controls Assigns Your Media Keys To iTunes

Mac: The volume keys on a Mac keyboard and an Apple Remote only changes the system volume, not the volume in iTunes. If that’s a problem for you, iTunes Volume Control is a simple little app that changes that behaviour.


Add A Spreadsheet Style 'Sum' Menu To Any App With This System Service

Mac: The “Sum” function in spreadsheets is useful, but we don’t all make our lists in Excel. Fortunately, Coder Brett Terpstra has built an OS X System Service that allows you to total up any set of numbers in any document.


StorageStatus Monitors Your Hard Drive's Power Consumption

Mac: StorageStatus is a small utility that lives in your Mac’s menubar and monitors storage devices — both internal and external. It will tell you what’s active and if there’s any unusual activity you ought to be aware of.


Top 10 Apps And Services Made Better By Add-Ons

The internet is filled with great apps and services to help you get things done. Alone, those services are powerful — but with a few choice add-ons, they’re unstoppable. Here are ten services you can power up with extensions, scripts, and other apps.


SofaPlay Streams Media From Your Mac To Your TV Via Drag And Drop

Mac: You can stream audio and video easily over AirPlay, but you need an AppleTV hooked up if you want to watch or listen to your media on a television. SofaPlay offers the same functionality, but with the more widely implemented UPnP/DLNA standards.


Reeder 2 For Mac Now Available In Public Beta

Mac: Reeder has long been our favourite RSS reader on the Mac, but it was pulled from the Mac App Store following the Google Reader shutdown. Today, you get check out the new version of the app for free while it’s in beta.


The Best Apps For Automatically Cleaning Up Your Music Library

Your music library is precious. It’s full of hard-to-find tracks, ripped CDs and rare downloads. It might also be a mess. It can be easier to look up those songs on Spotify than enjoy the high-quality audio files you own. Luckily, there are free tools to help you clean it up and make sure that never happens again. Let’s check out the best.