Don't-Miss Utility software Stories
To use OS X's handy OS X Recovery feature, or to enable FileVault on an external drive, you need a special recovery partition on your drive. This utility can add it if the OS X installer didn't.
Today's the last day of our annual GemFest. You can check this handy chart to see the featured apps. Our regular Mac Gems column rotation continues next week.
Screenshot FX gives your Mac the ability to map a specific area that you want to shoot on your Mac's screen.
This little utility can strip the formatting out of copied text that you want to paste into documents.
StorageStatus provides menubar access to information about your attached storage device.
This little Mac app lets you know when you should and shouldn't plug in your MacBook in order to get the most out of your battery life.
If you’ve got a capacious drive overrun with unwanted hangers-on, Disk Diag offers a fast, friendly way to evict them.
FilePane's inventive drag-and-drop approach can be a true timesaver.
This app works as an alarm should your MagSafe power adapter slips out of your MacBook's socket.
While you're using your Mac, iBetterCharge can tell you when you need to plug in your iPhone or iPad.
In your Mac's menu bar, Memory Diag puts vital information about memory usage.
Folderol colorizes the folder icons on your Mac.
Flexiglass is an intriguing implementation of the Mac’s accessibility features, and worth trying if you’re interested in simpler window movement.