Don't-Miss Web & communication software Stories
MsgFiler is the fastest way to move, copy, and label messages in Mail. It also offers useful features for navigating and managing mailboxes.
For years, Firefox has trundled along at the back of the browser pack, a beast of burden laden with fancy features but lacking speed. Not anymore.
Zediva has come up with an interesting concept: buying DVDs of the hottest new releases, and then 'renting' them to you in the shape of streaming from its DVD players to your computer or device. If it sounds a little weird, that's because it is.
Some will never take to Twitter for Mac's obvious and dramatic iOS influences. But while Twitter's look and feel felt foreign at first, in many ways they're a look at the Mac OS X future.
If you want an easy way to transfer files across your local network, DropCopy makes it drag-and-drop simple.
Twitter apps look and function similarly, but each offers its own take on the best way to present (and compose) 140-character missives. YourHead Software's take, better known as Kiwi, is worth a look.
MacDropAny is a simple utility that lets you use Dropbox to sync folders outside of your Dropbox folder.
Both the iPhone and iPad versions of this mobile Web browser offer a workaround to Apple's lack of support for Flash on the iOS platform. The apps work as advertised -- some of the time -- but serious surfers may find Skyfire's limitations frustrating.
Four years in the making, Skitch 1.0 is a unique, easy to use, and well-connected screenshot- and photo-sharing app and Web service available for the Mac.
Big speed increase eclipses modest design innovations in Opera Software's latest Web browser.
Radium gives Internet-radio lovers a better interface and more features than iTunes for listening to their favorite stations and programs. It even works with a number of online music services.
Google's Web browser is stronger, better, faster, shinier.
Lyrica automatically finds and adds the lyrics to tracks playing in iTunes.
Despite a few minor annoyances, the mobile app for the Posterous blogging service is a quick and effective publishing tool.
QuickCursor lets you use your favorite text editor "within" any other program.