10 Must Have Apps for Mac Users

mac appsMac OS is a series of graphical user interface-based operating systems developed by Apple Inc. for their Macintosh line of computer systems. The Mac OS has been pre-installed on almost every Macintosh computer sold. It was first invented in 1984 and now many of its upper versions are available. There are a tons of applications are available in market or on internet and some of them are commonly used by many Mac users, but here are the 10 best and must have apps for you Mac.


SilverKeeper is a Backup application for Mac. It automates backups to external storage devices like hard drives, and other removable storage devices that have SATA/eSATA, IDE, ATA/ATAPI, SCSI, USB, or FireWire interfaces connected with Mac and the backup can be  stored as disc image backups to network storage devices.



Audacity is the one of the most popular open source digital audio editor available for Mac. It is a multiplatform, open-source editor Audacity has leaped to the top of our list with its clean interface, excellent features, and support for 32-bit floating-point audio. This editor offers you to record and play sounds and import and export WAV, AIFF, MP3, and OGG files with some ultimate features of  mix tracks, or apply effects to your recordings, cut, copy and past (also able to undo).  It also has effects like echo, fade, modulation, normalization, reverse, tempo and Publishing Options.

3.VLC Media Player

VLC media player is a free and open source media player and multimedia framework. It is a highly portable multimedia player for various video formats, including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 and DivX as well as for DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It is not just a video player, has ability to play many audio formats, including OGG, MP2, MP3 and MP4.


GIMP is a free software raster graphics editor. GIMP becomes the one of the most powerful general-purpose image editors around, the upgrades make the GNU Image Manipulation Program eminently comparable to Photoshop with its amazing features. The advanced scripting interface allows everything from the simplest task to the most complex image-manipulation procedures to be easily scripted.  Overall it is the must have application for Mac.

5.Classic FTP

Classic FTP is an easy to use ftp client that allows you to view, edit, upload, download and delete files from a Web site or network. Classic FTP is a FTP (File Transfer Protocol) based application. it’s easy to use interface makes locating and editing files on your website easy. You can also upload or download files with a single click of a button. It also allows you to synchronize navigation of a local folder with a remote folder, saving you time and reducing the risk of uploading to the wrong folder.

6. Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox, the one of the most popular, fast, secure and widely used as default web browser. Its latest version (Firefox 5) has released under Mozilla’s rapid-release cycle, which means that instead of seeing a new whole-number version once every year or two, you’ll now see one every three months. One of the most important improvements is that the browser now supports Mozilla’s new Add-on SDK, formerly called Jetpack. With Firefox 5, you get more incremental updates that generally focus on making the browser work better.

7.The Unarchiver

The Unarchiver  is a free data decompression frontend of libxad, which supports more formats than Archive Utility (formerly known as BOMArchiveHelper), the built-in archive unpacker program in Mac OS X. It supported file formats include Zip, Tar-GZip, Tar-BZip2, RAR, 7-zip, LhA, StuffIt and many other old and obscure formats.


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 also makes it very easy to create and add new notes in a second and you can also choose to have the program’s icon appear either in your menu bar or on the Dock.

9. Adium

Adium is a free instant messaging client for Mac OS X that supports multiple IM networks, including Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger, Google Talk, AIM, ICQ, and XMPP. It supports many protocols such as OSCAR including AIM, MobileMe (formerly known as .Mac) and ICQ service  XMPP (formerly known as Jabber) including Google Talk, Facebook Chat, and LiveJournal services    .NET Messenger Service (also known as MSN and Windows Live)    Yahoo! Messenger, USA & Japan, Bonjour, MySpace IM, Gadu-Gadu, Novell GroupWise, Twitter, Lotus Sametime and many more. It also has many plugins, many of the program’s essential features are actually provided by plugins bundled inside the application package as   Skype with a plugin.

10.Angry Birds

Don’t take your work as a boring  thing. Play Angry Birds on your MAC OS , one the most famous game, playing world wide. There is no definition, no any discussion  and no need to any disruption. It’s a wonderful game for all kind of users. Which once start make our better and interesting.

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Ebenezer Obasi

Senior executive editor at EwtNet
A web developer, IT graduate, terrible entrepreneur and a man of a few other incongruous talents, Ebenezer has been programming and writing on technology since 2012, and plans to do so until a few days before his ultimate fate: cryogenic preservation. If resurrected, he is likely to go back to his old habits.

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