Don't-Miss Productivity software Stories
Delicious Library 3 makes a real attempt to keep up with the digital nature of today’s bookshelves, but it’s not quite all the way there. The app’s still worth buying, though, if the vast majority of your media collection remains in physical items like books, albums, and DVDs.
Chartsmith is good at what it does—make charts. But it has a dated interface, and lacks support for many esoteric chart types.
Fapptory's Delineato Pro is a new diagramming and mind-mapping Mac app with a clean design and lack of visual clutter
Penultimate is a solid digital alternative to your old notebook and pen, and with an elegant design to boot.
Pocket is a solid offering for readers who want to save web articles for later reading on an iOS device in their free time.
Spotdox is a nifty combination of a Mac app and a Web service that lets you remotely move any file on your Mac to your Dropbox folder—thus making it available via Dropbox from anywhere.
Alfred 2, a major update to the popular app- and file-launching utility, adds workflows and customizable themes while maintaining the app's ease of use. But it lacks some of the configuration options of its more-powerful competitors.
PDFpenPro just might be the best PDF editing and annotation tool available for the Mac.
Wunderlist's smart lists, in-app notifications, e-mail alerts, and Facebook integration are just some of the features that make the app a breeze to utilize.
Transloader for Mac works with a companion iOS app to let you download, on your Mac, files you come across on your iPhone or iPad.
Dropbox's updated client software offers improved access to your local and Web Dropboxes.
Fleksy aims to bring “laptop keyboard” level touch-typing to mobile devices, with excellent predictive text to boot.
When those big text-manipulation jobs land on your desk, you should reach for Bare Bone Software’s free TextWrangler, which makes short work of tall orders.