Download Mac Apps - Best Software & Apps

  • WhatsApp Messenger

    2.19.69

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac

    Send free text, audio and video messages from your Android phone

    8
    38593 votes
    • PROS: Group chat with personalization options, End-to-end encryption, File sharing with up to 100 MB size, Support for syncing and Android Wear
    • CONS: Requires to be downloaded on other devices to enable communication, Data charges can be still applied, Communications in WhatsApp are shared, Lacks extra contents other than communication
  • Messenger for Desktop

    2.0.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    An unofficial free Facebook desktop client

    8
    4230 votes
    • PROS: Chat without opening Facebook, Facebook options are automatically imported, Same options as the official Facebook Messenger apps, Completely free, Safe to use
    • CONS: Unofficial app that isn't associated with or supported by Facebook, Interface is unimaginative
  • BlueStacks App Player

    4.60.20

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An App to Bring your Android Apps to PC for Free

    7
    36055 votes
    • PROS: Seamless emulation, Numerous advantages of viewing on a computer screen, Easy to use, Free, Available also for Mac
    • CONS: Will only offer Android based apps
  • Nox APP Player

    6.2.8.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Nox APP Player brings Android apps to your desktop for free

    8
    2504 votes
    • PROS: Simple interface makes this app easy to use, Intuitive keyboard mapping for app and game controls, Support for multiple control devices, Stable and reliable
    • CONS: Sluggish installation process
  • Telegram for Desktop

    1.3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free speedy and secure alternative to WhatsApp

    8
    2024 votes
    • PROS: Useful notification customization options, Strong focus on security and speed, Seamless synchronization across devices, Completely free
    • CONS: Must have a Telegram account on a mobile app
  • BitTorrent

    7.10.5.44995

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    The official BitTorrent client

    7
    7979 votes
    • PROS: Takes up very little resources, RSS, apps, and remote control, Official client, Lots of customization options, Ability to rate individual torrents, Completely free
    • CONS: Nothing of note
  • WhatsApp Web

    1.0

    License
    free
    Platform
    Web Apps

    WhatsApp wings its way to the web for free

    8
    5160 votes
    • PROS: Familiar WhatsApp look and feel makes it easy to use, End-to-end message encryption, Well-designed user interface displays all the information you need, Seamless link up between mobile and web versions, Completely free
    • CONS: Lacking a lot of features
  • Badoo

    5.107.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac
    Web Apps

    Get social with Badoo

    8
    241 votes
    • PROS: Free to use, Easy messaging system, Lots of users to potentially interact with
    • CONS: Some users report fake accounts are common, Hard to delete an account
  • I Hack You

    3.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Learn All About Hacking With This App

    9
    74 votes
    • PROS: Simple interface, Comprehensive explanations on concepts, Has a lot of tips and tricks
    • CONS: Painful color scheme, Has typographical errors
  • Vysor Android Control on PC

    1.7.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Put your Android operating system on Windows

    8
    96 votes
    • PROS: You may use a keyboard to interact with your phone, Point and click on your phone using this app
    • CONS: You have to give this app a lot of permissions, Users have to pay a subscription
  • Mac OS X 10.5.6

    10.5.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Mac OS X 10.5.6 combo update

    7
    333 votes
    • PROS: Fixes problems and bugs with many apps
    • CONS: None
  • Xcode

    10.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Create your own Mac, iPhone and iPad apps

    6
    164 votes
    • PROS: Essential for developing Mac, iPhone or iPad apps, Slick unified interface, Xcode IDE corrects bad code
    • CONS: Users must be a memeber of Apple's Developer program, Highly technical for beginners
  • Trello

    2017

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Bring An Improved Workflow Right To Your Desktop.

    7
    25 votes
    • PROS: Useful hotkeys, High portability
    • CONS: Collab features can be messy, Feature-light
  • Terraria

    1.3

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    iPhone
    Android
    Web Apps

    Minecraft inspired 2D platform game

    7
    9245 votes
    • PROS: Like Minecraft but as a platform game, Only limited by your imagination, Randomly generated worlds
    • CONS: 2D graphics aren't great, May be tricky for those not familiar with Minecraft
  • AppCleaner

    3.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    Fully uninstall applications on Mac

    7
    680 votes
    • PROS: Removing plugins and components, Checkbox uninstallation, SmartDelete and protection, Clear overview of installed apps
    • CONS: Still leaves files behind for some apps
  • BlueStacks App Player

    2.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Run Android apps on your Mac for free

    7
    13128 votes
    • PROS: Use Android apps on your Mac, Includes several pre-installed apps and games, Full screen view available
    • CONS: Limited number of available apps, Alpha version may be unstable, Can't search for or install new Android apps in Alpha
  • Prezi

    5.2.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Make great presentations, even without PowerPoint

    7
    122 votes
    • PROS: Prezis look good, Very easy to edit and customize, Minimal skills needed to create a prezi
    • CONS: Certain tasks are a bit slow, Export and sharing options not very varied, Automatic trial of Pro muddies the water
  • CheatSheet

    1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Instantly access keyboard shortcuts on your Mac

    6
    12 votes
    • PROS: Instantly provides keyboard shortcuts for apps, Discreet and easy to access
    • CONS: Doesn't work for all apps
  • Skype

    8.16.0.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    The phone of the 21st century

    6
    96 votes
    • PROS: Group conferencing, Chat messaging, Excellent audio/video quality, Make calls to mobile devices, Facebook integration
    • CONS: Requires a good connection, Uses a lot of resources, Some features cost extra
  • TweetDeck

    3.7.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    Web Apps
    iPhone

    The best desktop Twitter app

    6
    785 votes
    • PROS: Organizes information, Nice interface, Automatically updated
    • CONS: Home feed can quickly get too busy
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