Mac: In order to manually update any apps you download from the Mac App Store, you have to open the app, click the download tab, wait for it to update, then click the update all button. Mas is a little command line interface that lets you do all that from your favourite Terminal app.
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Don't want to upgrade to Mavericks -- or stuck in a position where you cannot? That shouldn't be a problem for app compatibility in the near future.
When the Mac App Store launched in January, we debated whether it sucked or not based on the store's conveniences and annoyances. We avoided judging it on available apps, since the store had just been launched. Now that the App Store has had time to mature, we're taking another look at what the Mac App Store offers that you can't get anywhere else. Here are our favourite apps exclusive to the Mac App Store.
Heading to the relatives' place for a long stay? Working on a Mac that's not your own? Using the new Mac App Store's easy licensing and installation, you can create a new user account and quickly set up your favourite software.
The new Mac App Store can be automatically searched when you click on a file your Mac doesn't recognise. But if you want to see what apps can handle certain extensions yourself, you can do that, too.