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CustomMenu lets you create a custom systemwide menu for accessing favorite apps, files, and folders.
Equal parts project manager, vector graphics engine, digital notebook, and slide deck, Zengobi’s Curio 8 makes an ideal tool for anyone planning something big, complex, and multifaceted.
Firetask’s pleasing design and tight feature set ease the drudgery of task management.
Fantastical leaps from the Mac to the iPhone, and it sticks the landing.
Resume Designer offers job-seekers the basic building blocks they need attract an employer’s eye.
If you don’t mind paying up for a studious second opinion on your writing, you’ll find Grammarian Pro2 X a lot more useful and thorough than Apple or Microsoft’s built-in writing tools.
People who need to keep sets of files and folders identically matched will find it worthwhile to take the time to learn GoodSync.
Improved calendar and task-management app adds convenience features, and better integration with cloud sync services.
FoldingText is a standout text-editing app that’s surprisingly versatile thanks to a number of unexpected features.
Organize is a task management Mac app with a deep feature set, stability, and above average documentation.
This software tool makes it easy to find messages in extremely large Apple Mail archives.
Mariner Software's Persona, billed as a way to help writers develop characters, is limited in functionality, low on polish, and relies too heavily on cliche and stereotype.
The previous version of Mail looked radically different from its predecessors. The new Mail 6 that comes with Mountain Lion seems nearly identical—its changes are small.