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If you think different, watch this page closely. You’ll find the best software for doing pretty much anything with your Mac, guides to some of Apple’s lesser-known features and tips that will turbocharge your OS X workflow.

XnConvert – Dead Simple Cross-Platform Batch Image Processing [Windows, Mac & Linux]

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XnConvert – Dead Simple Cross-Platform Batch Image Processing [Windows, Mac & Linux]

Writing for MakeUseOf means that, as an author, I get through a lot of coffee, a lot of software and a lot of screenshots. Regardless of the operating system I’m using, if I’m reviewing software, rounding up websites or showing off tips and tricks then I’m going to be including screenshots to better illustrate the product or process. I learned pretty quickly that through the wonders of batch conversion that you can save yourself precious time when it comes to image processing.

Tim Brookes August 16, 2012
XnConvert – Dead Simple Cross-Platform Batch Image Processing [Windows, Mac & Linux]
Humble Bundle For Android 3 Now Available, Includes Windows, OS X And Linux Versions [Updates]

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Humble Bundle For Android 3 Now Available, Includes Windows, OS X And Linux Versions [Updates]

The Humble Bundle has just released its third bundle for Android. However, all the games are also available for Windows, OS X and Linux, so it’s a bundle everyone should be interested in. Five games are included. They are Bit.Trip Beat, Fieldrunners, SpaceChem, Spirits and Uplink. Spirits is only available to those who pay more than the average.

Matt Smith August 15, 2012
Humble Bundle For Android 3 Now Available, Includes Windows, OS X And Linux Versions [Updates]
3 Tips To Make Skype More Enjoyable [Mac]

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3 Tips To Make Skype More Enjoyable [Mac]

Skype, in terms of software design, continues to baffle me. It’s beautifully designed, and most of the time it’s also charmingly easy to use, but once in a blue moon you discover these little quirks that rain on your Skype parade. It may be how the application masterfully ignores basic interface guidelines. Here are some three very basic tips to make your Skype experience on Mac OS X a more enjoyable one.

Simon Slangen August 13, 2012
3 Tips To Make Skype More Enjoyable [Mac]
4 Cool Things You Can Do With The Mac Terminal

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4 Cool Things You Can Do With The Mac Terminal

The Terminal is the Mac OS X analogue of the Windows command prompt, or CMD. It’s a tool, as you probably already know, that allows you to control your computer using text commands, as opposed to a graphical user-interface. Although using the Terminal can seem a little daunting at first, it will pay off to get familiar with it.

Simon Slangen August 13, 2012
4 Cool Things You Can Do With The Mac Terminal
5 More Cool Things You Can Do With Google Earth

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5 More Cool Things You Can Do With Google Earth

In this article, I’m going to share five really cool features I found in Google Earth. These features are perfect if you’re looking to build a new house or trying to find a place to live, going on an adventure somewhere and need to plot out accurate distances, want to send your friends impressive views of your area from a bird’s eye view, or if you’re a history or an astronomy buff.

Ryan Dube August 8, 2012
5 More Cool Things You Can Do With Google Earth
4 Reasons I’ll Be Switching To Safari 6 [OSX Mountain Lion]

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4 Reasons I’ll Be Switching To Safari 6 [OSX Mountain Lion]

Until now I’ve put Safari firmly in the same box of horrible things as Internet Explorer – a sluggish, default browser that’s only purpose in life is to download other shinier and faster browsers. Safari 6 – which comes with Mountain Lion – may have just changed all that. Here’s 4 reasons I’ll be switching my primary browser to Safari, and ditching Chrome.

James Bruce August 8, 2012
4 Reasons I’ll Be Switching To Safari 6 [OSX Mountain Lion]
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