Do you find that your Mac often moves slower than you would like it to? Does it often slow down to a crawl forcing you to quit (or force quit) applications just to get it back up to speed?
Articles by Charnita Fance
Do you hate the way Apple Mail on the Mac automatically marks email messages as read as soon as you click on them? Do you wish there was a way to either delay the mark as read function or totally stop it from happening? If so, you’re not alone! And here’s the fix.
Instafun is a Mac app that reminds you to have fun. It gives you instant access to fun and interesting images and Internet memes from your menu bar.
While there are plenty of note editor for Mac, what are your options when it comes to a note taking app that is simple, lightweight and great for quick note taking? Noted could be the one you are looking for.
Although the Finder in Mac is the most important app that allows you to access your files and folder, some of its features are limited and doesn’t work as well as it should be. XtraFinder is a free plugin for Finder that adds tabs, new menu items and other useful features to Finder and make it more user-friendly.
Do you post to Twitter and Facebook often from your Mac? If you tweet or post to Facebook often, you can use Eggy to create keyboard shortcuts for posting to Twitter and Facebook. Eggy eliminates the need to open the Notification Center just to post an update. Instead you can post in just one step, by using a keyboard shortcut.
Do you use more than one social network? More than likely, you do and I bet you’d love a stylish way to bring them all together, so that you can use them from a single location. Right? If so, Streamified is a great choice for the job.
Mountain Lion’s Notification Center really makes it easy to keep up with your social networking accounts (Facebook Twitter), new email messages, birthdays, events, Game Center requests and much more. Plus, now with the new Mac app Reader Notifier, you can also use the Notification Center to keep up with your favorite RSS feeds.
A review of Cappuccino, a Google Reader app for Mac that lets you read your RSS feeds in style.
How would you like to integrate various bits of information such as the time of day, day of the week, current weather, or stock prices into your Mac’s desktop wallpaper? If this sounds like a cool feature to you, then you’re sure to love Smart Wall.
Have you ever needed to open a website for a quick minute and felt like it wasn’t worth starting up your Web browser? Sometimes it’s a pain to have to open the browser for something that will only take a few minutes. In cases like this, it often takes longer just to wait for the Web browser to load, which also wastes time. Here is how you can search the Web quickly from your Mac menu bar
Now that Apple has finally brought Game Center to the desktop Mac, users can now play against iOS users and vice versa, but just what are the best games to play? Today we present you with a list of the best Game Center games on Mac.
If you’re someone who works on your computer all day, then you know how easy it is to lose track of time and skip breaks. Time Out forces you to take a break from your work and help you . There are quite a few customization options and even a few extra features.
A look at and comparison of two Mac apps for quick note-taking, Noteworthy+ and NotesTab. Find them both in the Mac app store.
You may already be familiar with Dropmark – a Web app that brought “dead simple collaboration” to the cloud. Now you can add files to your Dropmark collections right from your Mac menu bar with the new Dropmark for Mac app. You can now create new collections and search for collections directly on your Mac Desktop.
The Mac App Store is full of productivity apps that range in price from $0.99 all the way up to $99.99 (a few even more than that). Today, we’re going to focus on the 6 top-rated productivity apps in the Mac App Store that are totally free! Yes, though often hard to find, free apps do exist and they’re just as good as paid alternatives
While Google Drive is available for Mac, the official app leaves a lot to be desired. Well, meet Archy, the new user-friendly Google Drive app for Mac. It’s here to grant those wishes and give you a better Google Drive experience while boosting productivity.
Learn how to control the Spotify music player on Mac with a small desktop accessory called Bowtie. This app stays within quick reach and helps to save time.
Do you think your data is safe when stored in cloud-based services like Dropbox? To be on the safe side, you need to take matters into your own hands for extra protection. BoxProtect is a free encryption service for Mac that can be used to encrypt your cloud storage data.
Have you ever noticed what a pain it is to do a search in the iTunes store? First, you need to have iTunes open. Second, you have to click on “iTunes Store” in the sidebar. Third, you have to wait for the store to load and only then can you enter your search query. Finally, you’ll have to wait again for your search results to load. This is where the Mac app Tunesque comes to the rescue.