Owning and maintaining a MAC can be expensive for a few. Some apps that provide you with a ton of features cost you a lot of money. Although premium features do come with a price tag. Here are the top picks of applications that can be installed in your MACs that will not only boost your productivity but will not make you run to the bank as they are free to use.
Pocket is like a newspaper with colour pictures and videos. It is a web clipper in which you can save the piece of information you want to consume later. You can store all types of photos, videos and articles that you want to read later. Pocket also supports multiple platforms so you can just pick up your other Apple device and simply read the information you saved in the previous one. It’s a better way to consume information as there are no ads and you can read the information in a beautifully arranged manner.
2. The Unarchiver
Zip and RAR files are the most common compression extensions used in both Windows. If you own a MAC you know that RAR files are not supported by Apple’s OS. This is the spot where Unarchiver comes to the rescue. Not only Zip or RAR, but Unarchiver also opens up many other compressed extensions in one go. It works with one click operation making it hassle-free supporting many different types of languages.
3. Google Chrome
There is a long debate between Mac users about which browser is best, Safari or Google Chrome. For users wanting an alternative for enhancing their browsing experience, this will be a good change. Users can keep Google Chrome along with Safari browser. What makes it best in class is features like smartly syncing across devices, snappy performance, security and Google voice searches. The best part of this browser is the plethora of extensions available in the store along with a lot of theme customisations.
Want a little more control over your calendar? Itsycal is exactly what you need. It’s an alternative to the default calendar application for your MAC. The application can be quickly accessed as the application is set on the menu bar along with your date and time. Add new meetings and appointments directly from your menu bar without the need of opening your calendar application again and again. It arranges your appointments with a dot and list of the upcoming meetings. You can set the theme of Itsycal according to your taste.
A utility application that will help you keep your Mac running smooth. Although Mac has its maintenance Utility toolkit, slowdowns still happen. In this case, Onyx comes handy. It has tons of features like cleaning cache, maintaining scripts and permissions repairs which keep your Mac running smooth and snappy. It’s like a cleaning assistant for you to sweep up with your system’s clutter. With so many features this application is a very good deal at zero cost.
This was the list of top applications which you must-have in your MAC to enhance your user experience. The best part of this list is that all these applications are available for free of cost to all the users.
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