Utilities

Post Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Type on your iPhone, iPad or Apple TV using your Mac's keyboard.Turn your Mac into a Bluetooth keyboard that works with all of your devices. Use keyboard shortcuts to start typing on devices.Copy-paste text into your device.Minimal menubar app that stays out of sight until you need it. 
  • Text much faster on your iPhone
  • Easily edit long documents on your iPad
  • Remote control your Apple TV
  • Control your 2nd laptop/desktop
  • Remote control your iPod playback connected to stereo.
Post Date: Sunday, April 26, 2020

This app provides timers with voice reminders at a frequency of your choice.

USEFUL

You will be pleasantly surprised by how useful the app is in many scenarios. Here is an incomplete list of possible use cases.

Post Date: Thursday, May 30, 2013

Airmail is an mail client with fast performance and intuitive interaction. Support for iCloud, MS Exchange, Gmail, Google Apps, IMAP, POP3, Yahoo!, AOL, Outlook.com, Live.com.

Airmail was designed from the ground to retain the same experience with a single or multiple accounts and provide a quick, modern and easy-to-use user experience. Airmail is clean and allows you to get to your emails without interruption -- it's the mail client for the 21st century.

Post Date: Wednesday, June 3, 2015

This app will allow you to convert file formats such as wav, flac, m4a, etc to mp3.

Post Date: Friday, October 21, 2016

Amphetamine is a little app that lives in your menu bar. With Amphetamine, you can effortlessly override your energy saver settings and keep your Mac awake.

Post Date: Friday, April 26, 2013
AppCleaner allows you to uninstall your apps easily. It searches the files created by the applications and you can delete them quickly.
Post Date: Saturday, June 1, 2013
AppDelete is an uninstaller for Macs that will remove not only Applications but also Widgets, Preference Panes, Plugins, and Screensavers along with their associated files. Without AppDelete these associated items will be left behind to take up space and potentially cause issues.
Post Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Arq backs up your files securely and lets you keep control of your data. Arq is super simple to set up. It backs up your files to your own cloud account (Amazon Cloud Drive, AWS, Dropbox, Google Drive, Google Cloud Storage, OneDrive, and SFTP). Arq protects your data through strong encryption with a key only you know. Arq uses multiple threads and LZ4 compression for very fast throughput. Arq offers sophisticated file-exclusion filters, storage budgeting, extensive logging, email reports, many scheduling options, and full control over which networks and how much bandwidth Arq uses.

Post Date: Sunday, January 25, 2015

Record any audio, with Audio Hijack! Save audio from applications like iTunes, Skype, FaceTime, VoiceOver, Safari, or from the web or hardware devices like microphones and mixers.
Record in several audio formats including lossless formats, start/stop recordings at specific times, and even split files while recording based on a pre-determined size.

Post Date: Saturday, September 5, 2015

AudioTest generates audio test signals and can save audio test signals as audio files.

Post Date: Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Audiobook Binder is a simple tool for converting your audiobooks from mp3 format to iPod-compatible m4b. Features:
- Author/title information in m4b audiobook
- Cover artwork
- Tuneable audio encoding properties: mono/stereo, sample rate
- Automatically adds m4b files to iTunes media library when encoding is finshed
- Splitting large audiobooks in volumes

Post Date: Monday, April 8, 2019

AutoMounter is a sleek and powerful menu item for automatically mounting your network shares, ensuring that your shares are always mounted when you need them.

Features

* Automatically mounts SMB / AFP / NFS / WebDAV / (FTP is read-only)
* Supports multiple NAS appliances, with server discovery
* Advanced rule matching against WiFi SSIDs and more
* Wake-on-LAN to unavailable servers

Pro Settings (in-app purchase)

* Open apps and files when a share mounts
* Mount in /Volumes and other custom locations (requires Helper App)

Post Date: Thursday, February 2, 2012
Would you like to make your machine toddler-proof, while still watching a movie, or chatting with relatives via Skype? BabyProof prevents key and mouse presses from reaching the computer, while letting you run the app of your choice. Start up an app of your choice, then switch to BabyProof. BabyProof doesn't obstruct anything on the screen, but captures all mouse and key presses to prevent them from affecting the running program. Type your own special "quit" word to exit out of BabyProof.
Post Date: Sunday, June 9, 2013

NOTE: A computer with a battery compliant with the Smart Battery standard is required. All portable Apple computers with Intel processors fulfill this requirement.

Post Date: Saturday, May 10, 2014

This is a neet little virust scanner. It basically does what it says (that is, it will scan your mac for mac's malwear and also windows viruses), and updates it's definitions every time you scan your computer, unless you change this option in prefrences.

Post Date: Friday, April 4, 2014
This is a handy small app to easily boot into Windows without changing the startup disk. Running this app will put an icon in the menu bar, which when activated presents a simple menu with a "restart into Windows" option. Pressing this option will automatically restart your computer into Windows without changing the startup disk. The next time you shutdown or restart your computer it will boot back into OSx.
Post Date: Saturday, June 13, 2020

Braille Translator translates text into braille, as you type.
It features support for contracted and uncontracted translation for many languages.
The result can be exported as ASCII Braille, Unicode Braille, PNG and SVG.

Supported Languages:
English Unified (Grade 1)
English Unified (Grade 2)
English U.S. (Grade 1)
English U.S. (Grade 2)
English U.K. (Grade 1)
English U.K. (Grade 2)
French (Grade 1)
French Unified (Grade 2)
German (Grade 1)
German (Grade 2)
Spanish (Grade 1)
Czech (Grade 1)

Post Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Burn allows you to quickly burn audio cds, audio DVDs, and any other physical laser disc that you can think of. Burn also allows you to copy the same type of discs, saving a disk image temporarily to your hard disk. Burn is completely free and open source.

Post Date: Saturday, July 20, 2013
Caffeine is a tiny program that puts an icon in the right side of your menu bar. Click it to prevent your Mac from automatically going to sleep, dimming the screen or starting screen savers. Click it again to go back. Right-click (or ⌘-click) the icon to show the menu. Important: Caffeine lives in the MENU BAR, and this is where its state is indicated. App Store puts the Caffeine icon in the dock, but you can just remove it if you want to.
Post Date: Saturday, December 24, 2011
calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. It has a cornucopia of features divided into the following main categories: Library management, ebook conversion, syncing to ebook reader devices, downloading news from the web and converting it into ebook form, comprehensive ebook viewer and content server for online access to your ebook collection.