TextExpander

TextExpander

Here is another program that we wished we had acquired earlier. Text Expander saves so much time typing repetitive things like URLs and return addresses, simply amazing. It even handles embedded terms that require further input when you type. Highly recommended....
Robinhood

Robinhood

Buy stocks free of commission charges via mobile or web. Has reportedly already signed up 2 million users, adding 140,000 new accounts each month. Website: Robinhood Price: Trading: Free; Gold (lets you borrow money): $6.00-$200.00/mo.
Reeder

Reeder

Silvio Rizzi has written the most gorgeous RSS reader bar none. Reeder syncs with Google Reader feeds but showcases articles beautifully and simply. UPDATE: We’re still waiting for an update from Rizzi for this great app. He has updated the iPhone and iPad Reeder and...
Quicken

Quicken

If you want to balance your checkbook the Mac way, Quicken is the only way to go. The bad news: the developer recently switched to a subscription model, so you’ll have fork over cash each year. Updates are frequent now though, which is good news. Website: Quicken...
Photos for macOS

Photos for macOS

iPhoto grabs photos from your digicam, organizes them by event or import date, retouches photos and sends them to your friend’s inbox. Website: Photos for macOS Price: Free
Paprika Recipe Manager

Paprika Recipe Manager

Grab recipes from the web using its built-in browser, then manage all your recipes on the Mac and sync recipe and shopping list to your iPhone. Paprika is the best recipe manager out there today. Website: Paprika Recipe Manager Price: macOS: $29.99; iOS:...