More apps for your Mac
This week’s roundup of new Mac Apps helps you unwind with fun games, keep an eye on your projects, visualize your ideas, and much more.
Affinity Photo 1.5.1
The app lets you edit images by tweaking their parameters and touching them up with a selection of brushes and text tools, features a fully customizable user interface, and comes with support with a variety of files formats, including RAW data from over seventy cameras.
The app provides a convenient place where you can browse all your upcoming events and to-dos right within your calendar. Additionally, BusyCal allows you to customize its window to best suit your needs, can be quickly accessed from the menu bar, and includes alarm notification that keep you up-to-speed with everything that needs your attention.
Ferdinand Loesch’s TouchBar Pong turns the new MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar into a modern take on the classic video game Pong.
The app lets you control your paddle with your fingers in a mano-a-mano battle against an AI opponent that comes with two difficulty settings—a perfect way to kill some time and play with Apple’s latest innovation!
CodeWeavers’ $60 CrossOver helps you run your Windows applications right on your Mac without having to rely on a virtual machine.
CrossOver makes quick work of installing any supported Windows-based app by simply clicking on its icon on your dock and setting up a native environment in which it can run. By running your software directly on macOS, you can take advantage of your computer’s full capabilities rather than relying on a virtualized environment, resulting in higher performance and better integration with our Mac.
The game features beautiful environments, a catchy soundtrack, and a compelling storyline based on your ability to establish and nurture relationships with a host of fun and engaging characters—everything you need to spend a few hours away from the grind of daily life.
Free MKV to MP4 Converter 5.1.13
After opening the app, you can add the video you wish to import over and begin its conversion with the option of exporting its audio separately. Additionally, you can tweak frame rate and resolution, trim your clip, and even merge different files together.
Nozbe helps you keep track of your projects while providing you all the necessary tools to create, edit, and manage your tasks. The app also includes a Notification Center widget where you can quickly add new events and get a quick preview of your daily priority list.
OmniPlan 3 3.6.1
Omni Plan 3 offers a convenient calendar to keep track of your deadlines and allows you to organize your work using a variety of tools and techniques. It also comes with a suite of collaboration tools designed to help your entire team contribute to a project using a common workflow.
The app allows you to find a product or service and automatically check its price on several popular online stores like Amazon, iTunes, and Booking.com to help you find the best possible deal. You can even set it up to monitor things while you’re away, and notify you of price drops via e-mail, or show you a historical chart of price changes over time.