OS X Apps

1Clipboard

http://1clipboard.io

A universal clipboard managing app that makes it easy to access your clipboard from anywhere on any device.

Alfred 3 w/ Powerpack

https://www.alfredapp.com/

Alfred is an award-winning app for Mac OS X which boosts your efficiency with hotkeys, keywords, text expansion and more. Search your Mac and the web, and be more productive with custom actions to control your Mac.

https://www.alfredapp.com/help/guides-and-tutorials/

Amphetamine

https://itunes.apple.com/app/amphetamine/id937984704?mt=12

Amphetamine is a little app that lives in your menu bar. With Amphetamine, you can effortlessly override your energy saver settings and keep your Mac awake.

AppCleaner

https://freemacsoft.net/appcleaner/

AppCleaner is a small application which allows you to thoroughly uninstall unwanted apps.

Installing an application distributes many files throughout your System using space of your Hard Drive unnecessarily.
AppCleaner finds all these small files and safely deletes them.

Bartender 2

https://www.macbartender.com/

Bartender 2 lets you organize your menu bar apps, by hiding them, rearranging them, or moving them to the Bartender Bar.
You can display the full menu bar, set options to have menu bar items show in the menu bar when they have updated, or have them always visible in the Bartender Bar.

Beyond Compare 4

http://www.scootersoftware.com/download.php

Beyond Compare allows you to quickly and easily compare your files and folders. By using simple, powerful commands you can focus on the differences you’re interested in and ignore those you’re not. You can then merge the changes, synchronize your files, and generate reports for your records.

BitBar

https://getbitbar.com/

The BitBar app lets you put the output from any script or program right in your Mac OS X menu bar. And it’s completely free. An impressive number of plugins have already been contributed by a wide range of developers just like you, and this site makes it easy to find them.

Boostnote

https://b00st.io/

Note app built for developers.

Choosy

https://www.choosyosx.com/

Instead of opening links in the default browser, Choosy sends them to the right browser. Every time.

Earlybird

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/channel/

Download Earlybird or Thunderbird Beta and be one of the first to try the newest features in the next version of Thunderbird! By giving us your feedback, you’ll help make email better for millions of your fellow users.

Enpass

https://www.enpass.io/

Bottom-line, simple, great password manager.

Fantastical

https://flexibits.com/fantastical

Presenting Fantastical, the Mac calendar app you’ll enjoy using. Quickly create new events and reminders with natural language input and more.

FileZilla

https://filezilla-project.org/download.php?platform=osx

The free FTP solution for both client and server. Filezilla is open source software distributed free of charge.

Forklift

http://www.binarynights.com/forklift/

The most advanced file manager and FTP + SFTP + Amazon S3 + WEBDav client for Mac OS X (10.7+)

Gas Mask

http://clockwise.ee/

Gas Mask is simple hosts file manager for Mac OS X. It allows editing of host files and switching between them.

Gimp

https://www.gimp.org/downloads/

GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. The terms of usage and rules about copying are clearly listed in the GNU General Public License. There is a nice Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page.

Go2Shell

http://zipzapmac.com/Go2Shell

Opens a terminal window to the current directory in Finder.

Grammarly

https://www.grammarly.com/native/mac

Grammarly corrects over 250 types of grammatical mistakes, while also catching contextual spelling errors and poor vocabulary usage.

Handbrake

https://handbrake.fr/

HandBrake is a tool for converting video from nearly any format to a selection of modern, widely supported codecs.

HipChat

https://www.hipchat.com/

HipChat is a Web service for internal/private chat and instant messaging. As well as one-on-one and group/topic chat, it also features cloud-based file storage, and more.

Homebrew

http://brew.sh/

The missing package manager for macOS

HyperDock

https://bahoom.com/hyperdock/

HyperDock brings advanced window management features to Mac OS: Move & resize windows just by holding down keys and moving your mouse. Automatically resize windows when dragging to screen edges (Window Snapping). +More

iTerm2

https://www.iterm2.com/index.html

iTerm2 is a replacement for Terminal and the successor to iTerm. It works on Macs with macOS 10.8 or newer. iTerm2 brings the terminal into the modern age with features you never knew you always wanted.

Little Snitch

https://www.obdev.at/products/littlesnitch/index.html

Network Monitoring Redefined. Take a look under the hood to see at a glance who talks to whom. The Little Snitch Network Monitor raises the bar of network traffic monitoring to an entirely new level. The realtime diagram provides fine grained traffic information, combined with powerful yet simple options for analyzing bandwidth, traffic totals, connectivity status and much more.

Keka

http://www.kekaosx.com/en/

Keka is a free file archiver for macOS. Compression formats supported: 7z, Zip, Tar, Gzip, Bzip2, DMG, ISO Extraction formats supported: RAR, 7z, Lzma, xz, Zip, Tar, Gzip, Bzip2, ISO, EXE, CAB, PAX

Onyx

http://www.titanium.free.fr/onyx.html

OnyX is a multifunction utility for macOS which you can use to verify the startup disk and the structure of its system files, to run miscellaneous tasks of cleaning and system maintenance, to configure some hidden parameters of many of Apple’s applications, and more.

PushPal

http://pushpal.arjones.com/pushpal.html

Quickly share content across devices. Push, copy and paste everything. Mirror your notifications and start SMS conversations on your Mac.

Secure Pipes

https://www.opoet.com/pyro/

Secure Pipes makes managing SSH tunnels simple and robust. It’s made for people who love and understand UNIX technology, but also love the simplicity and convenience of Mac OS X.

Sublime Text 3

https://www.sublimetext.com/

Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose.

Synergy

https://symless.com/synergy/

Synergy combines your desktop devices together in to one cohesive experience. It’s software for sharing your mouse
and keyboard between multiple computers on your desk. It works on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.

Telegram

https://telegram.org/

Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security, it’s super-fast, simple and free. You can use Telegram on all your devices at the same time — your messages sync seamlessly across any number of your phones, tablets or computers.

TextExpander 5

https://textexpander.com/textexpander-standalone-apps/

Fancy snippet storage, syncable with advanced variables.

Textual

https://www.codeux.com/textual/

Textual is the world’s most popular application for interacting with Internet Relay Chat (IRC) chatrooms on macOS.

Vienna

http://www.vienna-rss.org/

Vienna is an RSS/Atom reader for Mac OS X, packed with powerful features that help you make sense of the flood of information that is distributed via these formats today. The Vienna Project is continuously being improved and updated, so keep up to date with current development on the forums.

Vivaldi

https://vivaldi.com/?lang=en_US

Vivaldi Web Browser is a free, fully customizable web browser. Feature rich, powerful, secure and fun! Browse the Web your way.

VLC

http://www.videolan.org/vlc/download-macosx.html

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.