Best General Apps For Your Macbook

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Are you contemplating on what apps to download on your newly copped Macbook? The list we have provided below will assist you.

  • 5kPlayer – full featured media player that can play nearly all the media formats.


  • Alfred – Powerful replacement for mac default spotlight search.


  • Amphetamine (Store) – configurable mac sleep timeout manager.


  • Android File Transfer – file transfering app for android mobile phones and tablets.


  • Appcleaner – Remove leftover files after uninstalling apps.


  • Audirvana – media player that specially designed for audiophiles.


  • Blackmagic Disk Speed Test (Store) – speed test utility that can measure the real world speed of your mac hard drive.
  • CleanMyDrive 2 (Store) – remove mac cache files from your removable devices.


  • CleanMyMac (Store) – Clean unwanted caches files and application leftovers from your mac.


  • DroidID – unlock your mac using your android device fingerprint scanner (Buggy – try it yourself and check of it’s working properly for you).


  • Encrypto (Store) – Encrypt files .


  • Enpass (Store) – Password Manager.


  • Evernote (Store) – Full featured note taking app.


  • Gemini – Remove duplicate files from the folders.


  • InsomniaX – Keep your mac awake even the lid of your mac closed useful when you want keep your mac awake when lid closed.


  • Leaf – Full featured news reading app with feedly integration.


  • Magnet (Store) – Windows manager that has features like snap to edge.


  • Meta – Music files tag editor. (Support most of the music file types).


  • Parallels – Create virtual machines with tight mac os integrations ( Ex – Installing windows inside Mac OS).


  • Paragon NTFS – Provide ability to write NTFS formatted drives without any hassle.


  • Plex Media Server – Stream your local mac contents ( movies, videos) to any mobile device (need subscription).


  • Qbitorent – open source torrent manager.


  • – Free bookmark manager ( like pocket ).


  • Shazam (Store) – Discover the track information currently playing ( useful when you don’t know the name of the song that currently playing ).


  • Spotify – Online music streaming service with millions of songs.


  • StuffIt Expander 16 (Store) – expand archive files (Ex – .rar ).


  • TeamViewer – allow to control other computer through internet ( both parties should have TeamViewer installed in their respective conputers ).


  • TunnelBear – VPN service.


  • Tweetbot – third party twitter client for Mac.


  • VLC – Open source media player with nearly support all the media types.


  • Wunderlist – App that has capability of keeping reminders and synchronize across devices.


  • XLD – powerful media converter.
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