MacBreak Weekly Picks

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The following are MacBreak Weekly Picks of the Week.

Episode Picks
379
Andy Ihnatko
  • Glif - tripod mount & stand for smartphones.
Leo Laporte
  • MagCozy - a leash for your MagSafe to MagSafe 2 Converter.
Rene Ritchie
Ken Ray
  • DeskConnect - Easy document / image / data sharing application for Mac OS X & iOS
185
184
Merlin Mann

"Mind Mapping" Software picks for iPhone:

  • MindNode; $5.99 USD
  • Zeptoliner - Outlining software for iPhone; $8.99 USD, Free version also available

Companion App for Mac OS X:

Alex Lindsay
Andy Ihnatko
  • Pogo Sketch - Stylus for use with iPhone/iPod Touch and Mac laptop trackpads; $14.95 USD
Leo Laporte
183
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All pick episodes from Merlin Mann, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and Leo Laporte. Picks

181
Andy Ihnatko
Alex Lindsay
Merlin Mann
  • Liquid Scale - iPhone app that allows you to scale or crop an image without distorting content; $1.99 USD
  • Reel Director - Movie editing iPhone App; $7.99 USD
  • Wikipanion Plus - Wikipedia search and information collector]; $4.99 USD, Free version also available
  • Canabalt - Platform game for iPhone; $2.99 USD
Leo Laporte
  • Uncommon - Custom designable iPhone cases; $39.95 USD
180
179
Merlin Mann
Alex Lindsay
178
Chris Breen
  • RipIt - Rip DVDs (that you own), including extras and subtitles; $19.95
Andy Ihnatko
  • CSSEdit - Simple, visual CSS editor; $39.95
Merlin Mann
  • Notational Velocity - A note-taking note-searching app which can sync with Simplenote; Free (Open Source)
Leo Laporte
  • Pollux - Clean titles and tags of iTunes tracks; $10/year
177
176
Leo Laporte
Alex Lindsay
  • Camtasia for Mac - Screen capture software now for Mac OS X; $99.00 USD, Free trial available
Andy Ihnatko
Indie+Relief
  • [1] - All proceeds made on Jan 20, 2010 will be donated to Haiti.
175
Andy Ihnatko
  • MOO - Custom Business Cards, MiniCards, and Postcards; Prices vary
Leo Laporte
  • Audacity - Stable, cross-platform, open source audio editor; Free
Alex Lindsay
  • Suction Clip - Universal temporary mount for media players, smartphones, etc...; $12.99 USD
174
John Gruber
  • Bento 3 - Personal database and organizer software for Mac OS X, Companion iPhone app also available; Free Trial, $49.00
Leo Laporte
  • Eye-Fi Pro X2 - 8GB wireless SDHC card, Class 6 read/write speeds; $149.99
Alex Lindsay
Andy Ihnatko
  • Cinch - Window management utility for Mac OS X; $7
173
Leo Laporte
  • Blippy.com - Social networking for online purchases (iTunes, Amazon); Free
  • Withings Wi-Fi scale - Transmits weight and other data via Wi-fi, also allows online publishing; $159 USD
Alex Lindsay
  • Qik Live - Live streaming video app for iPhone; Free
Andy Ihnatko
172
Leo Laporte
Andy Ihnatko
Alex Lindsay
  • Kayak First Class - Flight and hotel search for iPhone; $1.99, Free version also available
  • NPR News - Live streaming of NPR affiliate stations, custom playlist creation of NPR show content, and news articles for iPhone; Free
171
Leo Laporte
  • LastPass - Multi-platform password management tool; Free for Safari, Chrome, IE, Firefox, Premium service (priority support, mobile apps) for $1.00/month
Scott Bourne
Andy Ihnatko
Peter Krogh
  • SMART Utility - Internal hard drive diagnostic tool for Mac OS X; Free Trial, $25.00
Alex Lindsay
  • Etymotic hf2 - iPhone compatible headset; $179 List Price, $128.94 on Amazon
170
Scott Bourne
  • Zacuto Z-Finder - DSLR viewfinder for liveview and video shooting modes; $399
Leo Laporte
Andy Ihnatko
  • Airlock - Security utility for Mac OS X, locks your computer or executes other functions based on proximity to your iPhone/iPod Touch; $7.77
169
Alex Lindsay
  • AJA Ki Pro - Portable Digital Disk Recorder, Records natively to Apple ProRes 422 format via HDMI; $3,995
Leo Laporte
  • fring - Multi-service capable chat client for iPhone, Now supports one-way video conferencing via wi-fi; Free
Andy Ihnatko
  • www.iFixit.com - Hardware repair and upgrade instructions for many Apple products; Free
168
Alex Lindsay
  • Wave Agent - .WAV file librarian, preview files, edit metadata; Free
Andy Ihnatko
  • ClickToFlash - Flash-blocking plug-in for Safari; Free, or make $6.00 donation
Leo Laporte
  • 1Password 3 - Password manager for Mac OS X; Free Trial, $39.95 single license, $19.95 upgrade
  • Handbrake 0.9.4 - Video transcoding application for Mac OS X; Free
  • Camino - Web browser for Mac OS X; Free
167
Don McAllister
  • Balloons! - Casual, social-based game; $2.99, Free 'Lite' version also available
Leo Laporte
Andy Ihnatko
166
Don McAllister
  • Viewfinder - Photo search and download tool; £15 GBP (Introductory Price)
Wil Harris
  • Canabalt - Side-scrolling platform game for iPhone; $2.99 USD
Andy Ihnatko
Leo Laporte
  • MacHeist nanoBundle - Assorted application bundle for Mac; Free (only available through November 12, 2009)
165
Alex Lindsay
  • Squarespace - Squarespace hosted blog management tool for iPhone; Free (requires paid Squarespace account)
Andy Ihnatko
  • Media Sync (windows) - Salling Media Sync - Allows iTunes syncing to your phone other than the iPhone (windows)