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10 Best Mac OS Apps in 2017

  • What is Mac OS?

    The operating system which works for Apple Computers’ Macintosh line of computers as well as workstations is called Mac OS. What make for a great Mac are the awesome apps that can be used on them. Here is a list of 10 such apps that are a must have in the year 2017. Let us have a look at them.

    1. 1Password:

    The coolest phone app of 2017, 1Password app is as secure as it is easy to use and operate. Avoid the hassles of remembering all the passwords as you can just add all your passwords in this app and let it do the rest. There are more features which are as follows:

    • Syncing all the online accounts with one password:

    1Password remembers all you passwords from all your online accounts, which means all you have to do is remember a single password instead on all the passwords of all your accounts.

    • Organized virtual words:

    1Password is just the place for you to save all your personal and important information in an organized manner like your logins, credit card numbers, personal documents contact details etc.

    • Virtual safety:

    Due to its use of end-to-end encryption your information with 1Password is completely safe.

    2. Alfred 3:

    An award winning app, Alfred 3 which can help to boost the efficiency with the help of the various hotkeys, text expansion, keywords etc. Following are some of its features:

    • Searching and browsing made easy with the help of launch applications.
    • Less of typing hassles the clipboard history and snippets features remembers the URL’s and their responses
    • The powerpack feature from Alfred you can use workflows for efficient performance of every task.

    3. AppCleaner:

    Although a small and not much of a noteworthy app, AppCleaner is still a very useful app which enables to efficiently uninstall unwanted apps. When you are installing a particular app in your system, it is done by distributing many apps across your system making unnecessary use of your hard disk space. The job of AppCleaner is to find all of these files and delete them safely. All you have to do is drop the app you want to clean in the AppCleaner window and the rest will be done by this app. the AppCleaner app will find all the small unwanted files relating to the specified app and enable deleting them on the click of a button.

    4. BackBlaze

    The BackBlaze app for your Mac Os is the technology which provides a peace of mind which comes from knowing that your account is safely backed up in the cloud. Its features are as follows:

    • Gain unlimited online automatic backup for all your files which include photos, music, movies, documents etc.
    • You can access any of your files in android, iPhone or iPad and also can download free restoring of one or all your files anywhere on the globe.
    • The app provides high security to all your data with biometric security and 24 hour staff facility. Also with an additional security which is met with two-factor authentication a 6-digit code is sent to your phone which acts as an additional layer of security.

    5. BetterTouchTool

    Configuring your gestures for Magic Mouse, Macbook Trackpad and Magic Trackpad become easy with the help of the BetterTouchTool by configuring actions not ony the normal mice buttons but also for the Apple remote and keyboard shortcuts. Follwong are its noteworthy features:

    • Supporting a large number of input devices like the magic mouse and the trackpad.
    • Different uses of the app by different people, like some use it for window snapping only while some other have used it to control their whole system.

    6. CarbonCopyCloner

    A boon in the form of a detour whenever you face hard disk failures, the CarbonCopyCloner is the best thing that ever happened in virtual technology. You can know this from its following features:

    • An intuitive interface which has been redesigned to suit your convenience by putting all the highly used features at your fingertips.
    • Also for your convenience and saving your time the scheduled tasks, cloning console and the disk center features have all come together in a single window.
    • Simplify your interface in three simple steps to create a clutter free visual of the app.

    7. DuplicateFileFinder

    The DuplicateFileFinder helps the use to find duplicate file instantly in all the categories like videos, music, images, archives etc. Let us have a look at its features:

    • A fast scanning algorithm for finishing work faster
    • Get a result overview even as the files are getting scanned in the form of visual chart reports and duplicate files list.
    • With the help of two selecting options like ’always select’ and ‘never select’ the user of the app is enabled to get rid of unwanted and duplicate files.

    8. CleanMyMac 3

    The super power cleaner for your Mac, the CleanMyMac 3 takes the time to scan inch by inch of your system and gets rid of junk in just two clicks. Know its features:

    • Cleans everything included in your Mac system ranging from mails, photos, trash bins, iTunes etc.
    • Help your system run more smoothly with the help of the tools which helps your repair disk permissions.

    9. Evernote

    Leave it to Evernote to modify the way you manage your personal as well as professional projects. Evernnote will become a permanent place for you to create a to-do list, take down notes and save online pages. Also all your different modes of connectivity like your phone, tablet and computer can be synced together with the help of Evernote.

    10. Hazel

    Create rules and have Hazel follow them for efficient organizing of your particular file or folder. This app is also enabled to open, archive, tag and also upload the files when and wherever you want them to. Delete all the supporting files left behind after uninstalling an app without any hassle with the help of the Hazel app.

    All the above apps have been known to be beneficial of a user of Mac OS and hence have been added in the list. You can choose your apps according to your need and convenience.