Make Copying Large Blocks of text easier on Mac’s using SlideMode

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When your using a MacBook or any Mac, you might find it hard at times to select a large block of text to copy, and this probably is more of an issue when using a trackpad for your mouse, than on desktops but regards of your hardware platform you might find it a bit easier using keyboard shortcuts that can be provided by the program SlideMode for Mac OS.

Unify your Calendar, To-Do list and Contacts Across Systems using Fruux

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If you use multiple systems, like a Windows system at work, a Mac at home, a Android on the go, then you might find it hard to find one single solution that will allow you to access your Calendar, To-Do List and contacts across all of the different systems you might use at any given time, but you can get such a solution using the free service Fruux.

Backup your Mac OS using CrashPlan


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Perhaps you heard of the service Crashplan that will help you backup your Windows files, but you may not have known that there is a version of the software for your Mac and even Linux desktops, for more check out CrashPlan.

Get a Visual RSS experience using Mixtab for Mac

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RSS feeds can be overwhelming with tons of posts, and sometimes you need a client that can display the feeds in a way that you can easily sift through, and perhaps your a visual person, so you might want to give the program Mixtab for Mac a try out.

Securely Store your Passwords and other Information with Dashlane

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When it comes to storing your passwords using a program or service, or storing information for web forms, you may or may not use a program to do this for you, and if your looking for a program to do these type of things for you, you might want to check out the program Dashlane for Mac or Windows.


If you Find Mac OS Spotlight Search Lacking Features you Need, Try iFileX

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One of the features of the Mac OS that is pretty good right off the bat is the Spotlight Search feature which will allow you to search for files on your Mac, but if you need more options with the search you would like to run perhaps you might be better off using the program iFileX for Mac OS.

StreamToMe Offers Mac to Mac Video Streaming for Free

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If your looking for a way to Stream your movies from one Mac machine to the next or if your looking for an app that can do video conversions then you might want to take a look at the free program for Mac OS called StreamToMe.

BloodDrop Makes Accessing Your DropBox Files on your Mac Easy

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If you use Dropbox for your file storage needs, and your Mac is your desktop at home, then you might find the program BloodDrop useful, what it does is give you the URL of your Dropbox files, making it easier to access later on or to give access to another person, for more check out BloopDrop for Mac OS.

Spotify Updates with new features

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Spotify has updated its desktop clients for both Windows and Macs which now include more stations as well as unlimited skips, for more on the new beta versions of Spotify check out this like HERE.

Starred for Mac makes a To-Do list From Gmail

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If you use your Emails to create a To-Do list and your a native Mac user then you’ll benefit from the program Starred which will create a To-Do list for you based on your Gmail email‘s, for more check out the program Starred for Mac.

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