By AN Jay on March 4, 2011

10 Lesser-Known But Absolutely Useful Mac OS X Apps

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No matter how many applications you have installed on your mac machine, you are always on the lookout for the next free and fun mac app that may help you in your daily routine. Thanks to countless mac app developers you have a plethora of such apps to choose from. To save your time that would otherwise be spent on searching for these apps, we present a wonderful list of  free and useful mac applications that are absolutely useful. These apps are freely available at recently launched mac app store.

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iConify

Are tired of exporting different sizes for different iOS devices? Fear not, iConify is a quick and easy app to generate assets for your iOS app. With iConify, you can generate all these images straight from your PSD files.

Backdrop

Backdrop is a simple utility to fill your screen with a giant blank window. Fill the window with a solid color or a custom image, your choice. Also, includes a Pixel Test mode to check for bad pixels on your displays.

Windows Phone 7 Connector

Windows Phone 7 Connector is a simple, easy-to-use application designed to sync your favorite media files from your Mac, with your Windows Phone 7 or Zune HD. You can also sync photos and videos you captured on your phone with your Mac, and when needed, update your Windows Phone 7 software.

Remind Me Later

Remind Me Later adds events to iCal in two clicks. Type “Buy groceries at 4pm tomorrow”, and it will add “Buy groceries” to iCal at 4pm tomorrow.

PixAM

With PixAM, you can clip a full screen, a window or a custom rectangle and share any image with your friends with one click.

GIFQuickMaker

With GIFQuickMaker, GIF, TIFF, BMP, PNG, JPEG and GIF image transmission combination and GIF animations can be created.

StoreSizer

StoreSizer is a Mac application that allows you to easily resize the AppStore 512×512 PNG icons into 57×57, 75×75, 29×29, … icons that can be used on iPhone and iPad applications.

Moxier Wallet

Moxier Wallet allows you to safely & conveniently store, organize, and retrieve your personal information. The latest version of Moxier Wallet offers multi-platform data synchronization for secure data access from your iPhone, iPod Touch, Windows PC, and Mac Computer.

MiniUsage

MiniUsage displays various data like CPU usage, amount of network flow, battery status and process names which uses much CPU time in a menubar. It takes little space and can display various data, so it’s suitable for notebook.

EasyFind

Think Mac OS X’s Spotlight could use some help, especially when searching for text files? Download EasyFind, an alternative to (or supplement of) Spotlight and find files, folders, or contents in any file without indexing. EasyFind is especially useful for those tired of slow or impossible indexing, outdated or corrupted indices, or those just looking for features missing in the Finder or Spotlight.





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Comments

this could be a very good list of mac os x apps

With Moxier Wallet, it looks like if you store personal information, cc, passwords, etc. and sync all your personal information goes to Korea!?!?

Cool apps, specially “Remind Me Later” by using this we don’t have worry to forget anything. Thanks for suggesting.

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