The Mac App Store opened a little over a month ago, apparently garnering a million downloads in just 24 hours. So what apps have Mac users been rushing to download? Below are the top 10 best free Mac applications that cover a whole lot of your productivity and computing needs.
Caffeine is a very small but useful application. It lets you stop your Mac from going to sleep, starting screen savers or dimming the screen. This is particularly useful if you are trying to watch full-screen video on your Mac.
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Evernote is a long-time favorite app that organizes all of your notes, be it text, video, voice, etc. accessible from every device you own. Evernote for Mac gives you the quintessential hub for organizing all your Evernotes.
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Kindle for iPhone/iPad is great, but Kindle for Mac lets you control everything from your desktop. Shop, save, and read, all from within the app. What’s more you can pick up where you left off on another device.
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NovaBench is a benchmarking tool that will give you an idea of how your system matches up. The application runs a number of tests including floating point, integer, MD5 hashing speed, RAM speed and disk write speed.
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Mobiscope is a video surveillance application that is compatible with a wide range of USB and IP cameras. You can view up to 4 USB and IP web cameras at the same time.
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iFunia Free YouTube Downloader for Mac
This free Mac app enable users to free download YouTube video to Mac laptop and desktop computer directly. The program also doubles as a YouTube HD video downloader, supporting batch and fast speed of video downloading.
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Autodesk SketchBook Express for Mac is a fun and intuitive drawing application which offers a quick, easy, fun way to draw on your Mac, just like the iPad app, but without the touch screen.
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A lot like Twitter for the iPhone and iPad, the Twitter Mac app is a great hub for all your Twitter interactions. With a sleek interface and all the standard Twitter features, it even lets you view pictures right in the app.
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Remote Mouse lets your iPhone team up with your Mac for a mobile keyboard and mouse through WiFi. With this free Mac app you can take control of your presentations from anywhere in the room.
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Ever forget you downloaded an application only to find it when you're cleaning your computer months later? Alfred organizing all your applications in one place for easy access and search.
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These are just some samples of free Mac apps that you can download and install. The best way to know which ones you like the most is to try them all out. If you want to rip DVD or convert video to your Mac, you may download free trial version of iFunia Video Converter for Mac or iFunia DVD Ripper for Mac.