MyBestOfTheBest

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JW List by JW , last updated 2020-05-21
  1. GraphicConverter icon

    GraphicConverter has been described as a “Swiss Army knife” and as an “all-round wizard for image editing on Macs”

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  2. Kodi icon

    Kodi, formerly XBMC, is a free and open source media player and entertainment center for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, XBox, and iOS. Kodi is designed to be the perfect companion to a home theater PC - it supports an almost endless range of remote controls, and combined with its...

    • Media Center
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • Flathub
    • Flatpak
    • Raspberry Pi
    • Fire TV
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  3. Essentials

    The Must Haves of the Must Have 5 Stars

  4. Alfred icon

    Alfred is an award-winning app for macOS which boosts your efficiency with hotkeys, keywords, text expansion and more. Search your Mac and the web, and be more productive with custom actions to control your Mac.

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  5. Network Tools

  6. Utilities

  7. Productivity

  8. Graphics

  9. Design & Illustration

  10. Photography

  11. Dev Tools

  12. Audio

  13. Workspaces icon

    Workspaces is a straightfoward productivity tool for Mac to recreate your work environment in two clicks. Simply drop files, folders, apps and websites into the application and select the ones you want to auto-launch. Open them all by clicking the START button.

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  14. MWeb icon

    MWeb can handle professional-level markdown with support for markdown extensions. It provides publishing to various social networks and blogging formats, as well as various preview themes.

    • Mac
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  15. reditr icon

    Reditr is a desktop application developed for Reddit that uses an intuitive column design with fast browsing for your endless entertainment needs.

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  16. Wine icon

    Wine is a free, open source application for running Windows software on operating systems that are normally not supported. With Wine, you can install and run these applications just like you would in Windows.

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  17. iNet - Network Scanner icon

    iNet provides you with information about networks your iPhone or iPod touch is connected to. Its very easy and user friendly design even allows the unexperienced user to get a profound and understandable overview of a network and the running services.

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • ...
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  18. Web Browsers

  19. Mozilla Firefox icon

    A free and open source web browser descended from the Mozilla Application Suite. Firefox is highly extensible, with thousands of third-party add-ons available.

    • Web Browser
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Flatpak
    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • Gecko
    • ...
    Startpage
  20. Safari icon

    The best browser for your Mac is the one that comes with your Mac. Safari is faster and more energy efficient than other browsers. Handy tools help you save, find, and share your favorite sites. Built-in privacy features help keep your browsing your business.

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  21. Waterfox icon

    Waterfox is a high performance browser based on the Mozilla platform. Made specifically for 64-Bit systems, Waterfox has one thing in mind: speed.

    • Web Browser
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com
    • ...
    Regular Window
  22. Google Chrome icon

    Web browser developed by Google, first released in 2008 for Windows. Later became the default browser on Android, where it is the default browser. Chrome is also the main component of ChromeOS, where it serves as the platform for web applications.

    • Web Browser
    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • PortableApps.com
    • ...
    main window
  23. Vivaldi icon

    Vivaldi is extremely customizable, presenting a wide range of settings and built-in features designed to put the user in control.

    • Web Browser
    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Flathub
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    Vivaldi screenshot 1
  24. Slack icon

    Slack is a unified communication platform built with an optimized workflow to keep modern teams focused and productive. A familiar chat interface facilitates discussions while advanced features are easily exposed based on context.

    • Group Chat App
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Electron / Atom Shell
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • ...
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  25. Discord icon

    Discord is a versatile communication platform that supports text, voice, and video interactions, offering organized servers for topic-focused discussions, customizable moderation tools, and low latency technology for smooth conversation and content sharing.

    • Group Chat App
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Epic Games Store
    • Flathub
    • Electron / Atom Shell
    • Playstation
    • Xbox
    • Snapcraft
    • ...
    Discord screenshot 1
  26. CheatSheet icon

    CheatSheet shows you the available shortcuts of the active application after holding the command-key for 2 seconds.

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
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  27. Amphetamine icon

    Welcome to Amphetamine4, the most awesome keep-awake utility ever created for macOS. Amphetamine can keep your Mac, and optionally its display, awake through a super simple on/off switch, or automatically through easy-to-configure Triggers.

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  28. AirServer icon

    With the help of a PC, or any other supported hardware, AirServer can transform a simple big screen or a projector into a universal screen mirroring receiver.

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  29. FastScripts icon

    Powerful script management utility. Instant access to your scripts, by keyboard shortcut or menubar.

    • Mac
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  30. Aurora HDR icon

    Aurora HDR is the world’s most advanced HDR photo editor, enjoyed by millions of photographers. And is the only HDR photo software, named “Best Mac App of the Year”.

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  31. Luminar Neo icon

    Luminar Neo is a RAW photo editing software with advanced AI features. It uses GenAI technology to remove unwanted components, extend image boundaries, and encourage creative editing. It also includes tools like object remover and background eraser.

    • Photo Editor
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Apple Photos
    • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
    • Adobe Photoshop
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  32. Polarr icon

    From high-precision light and color tools, to advanced clarity and dehaze settings, to the ability to create and save your own filters. Polarr is the ideal photo editor for bloggers, students, and photo professionals alike.

    • Photo Editor
    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • ...
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  33. Adobe Lightroom icon

    Create incredible photos anywhere with all-new Lightroom CC and 1 TB of cloud storage. Get powerful editing features on any device in a new, easy-to-use interface.

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  34. f.lux icon

    Software that makes the color of your computer's display adapt to the time of day, warm at night and like sunlight during the day.

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    Main Window
  35. Final Cut Pro icon

    Final Cut Pro provides non-linear, non-destructive editing of any QuickTime-compatible video format including DV, HDV, P2 MXF (DVCProHD), XDCAM (via plug-in), and 2K film formats. It supports a number of simultaneously composited video tracks (limited mainly by video format and...

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  36. Adobe Illustrator icon

    Design quickly and confidently with Adobe Illustrator software. Sophisticated tools for drawing and typography, along with advanced color controls and creative effects, provide a comprehensive vector graphics environment.

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  37. Adobe Photoshop icon

    Adobe Photoshop is a raster graphics editor developed and published by Adobe for Windows and macOS. It was originally created in 1987 by Thomas and John Knoll. Since then, the software has become the most used tool for professional digital art, especially in raster graphics...

    • Image Editor
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • iPad
    • Wine
    • ReactOS
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  38. Pixelmator icon

    Pixelmator is a powerful, beautiful, and easy to use image editor. Featuring an elegant and streamlined single-window interface, it puts all the focus on the images you edit, rather than what's around them.

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  39. OpenEmu icon

    Open Emu is an open source project to bring game emulation to OS X as a first class citizen, leveraging modern OS X technologies such as Cocoa, Core Animation and Quartz, and 3rd party libraries like Sparkle for auto-updating.

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  40. AudioFinder icon

    AudioFinder can build a catalog of every sound on your system, save it, and search it instantly to find the sounds you need when you need them. Use AudioFinder to create custom sets for sound categories and specific projects, with fast file browsing to audition, analyze...

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  41. Reeder  icon

    A news reader for the Mac with support for various sync services.

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  42. Tidy Up icon

    ree

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  43. MAMP icon

    MAMP installs a local server environment in a matter of seconds on your computer. It comes free of charge, and is easily installed. MAMP will not compromise any existing Apache installation already running on your system.

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    MAMP screenshot 1
  44. Photolemur icon

    Photolemur is the world's first fully automatic photo enhancement solution, which helps to make any photo much better, with the help of artificial intelligence.

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    Photolemur screenshot 1
  45. Downie icon

    Video downloader for macOS with support for YouTube and other 1200 sites.

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    Downie screenshot 1
  46. Permute icon

    Permute is the easiest to use media converter with its easy to use, no configuration, drag and drop interface; it will meet the needs to convert all your media files.

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    Permute screenshot 1
  47. Sketch icon

    Sketch is a vector-based design tool for Mac with a focus on screen design. It’s used primarily by screen designers who create websites, icons, and user interfaces for desktop and mobile devices. For beginners and industry professionals alike, Sketch’s powerful and easy-to-use...

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    App icon design
  48. BookMacster icon

    Sync bookmarks between different browsers and cloud platforms such as dropbox and icloud

    • Mac
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    BookMacster screenshot 1
  49. calibre icon

    Calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application made by users, for users. Many languages, designed around the concept of the logical book, i.e., a single entry in your library that may correspond to actual e-book files in several formats.

    • Ebook Reader
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Homebrew
    • ...
    calibre screenshot 1
  50. Transmission icon

    Transmission has the features you expect in a BitTorrent client: encryption, a web-based interface, peer exchange, UPnP and NAT-PMP port forwarding, web seed support, watch directories, tracker editing, global and per-torrent speed limits, and more.

    • Torrent Client
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Flathub
    • PortableApps.com
    • Haiku
    • Cloudron
    • Xfce
    • ...
    Transmission Windows
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This list was created by JW Jun 25, 2018 and was last updated May 21, 2020. The list has 58 apps.

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