Tag Archives: Mac Utility

Mac Essentials: Growl
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Growl If you are someone who has just switched from Windows to Mac, this will come as a pleasant surprise to you. Growl is a universal cross application alert system for Mac, something that does not exist on the Windows platform. You get so used to the alerts from Growl that it becomes an integral […]

Mac Essentials: iStumbler
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iStumbler is a tiny little free open source tool that helps in finding wireless networks and devices with your Airport or Bluetooth equipped Mac. It is a tool that you install immediately after you get a new machine. iStumbler provides additional features over and above the Mac network tool and is very easy to use. […]

Mac Essentials: Quicksilver
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Quicksilver is one of the first tools I install as soon as I get my hands on a new Mac. It is one application that feels completely native to the OS and one that you’ll not be able to live without on your Mac. Quicksilver is the quickest way to get to application, contact, music […]

Mac Essentials: Caffeine
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Imagine yourself watching an interesting video on one of your favourite sites (You Tube, Vimeo .. alright, you get the idea!) and the screen of your Mac goes dark right when there is something interesting. It would take even more time to get it back to normal if your screen saver activates with a password […]