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MacHeist 4 Bundle Software Detailed, Will Give 25% Of Proceeds To Charity And You A Great Deal

MacHeist 4 Bundle Software Detailed, Will Give 25% Of Proceeds To Charity And You A Great Deal

The MacHeist folks have thrown the covers off to reveal all the Mac software that you’ll get if you purchase the latest bundle for $29. In addition to this insanely good deal on some fantastic software, you’ll be gifting a charity of your choice (from a list provided at the site) with 25% of the proceeds. If all 1.5 million MacHeist members end up purchasing the bundle, that’s a lot of extra cash for the many worthwhile organizations in the charity list.

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Create Stunning Websites With The Web Dev Power Pack Bundle [Deals]

Create Stunning Websites With The Web Dev Power Pack Bundle [Deals]

Remember how I was talking recently (like, umm, yesterday) about getting good tools in your toolkit? Apps that you might not need right now, but you’ll certainly need later? Not to mention that the apps (or bundle) are at a great price. Right. Well today is another of those times/deals—The Web Dev Power Pack Bundle: Get Three Mac Apps + 1,001 Design Assets That Will Turn You Into a Master Web Developer.

You get three solid apps plus a ton of clip art (don’t think for a moment that you won’t need some clip art at some point) for $89. It’s a nice, and inexpensive, way to get a solid dev environment started.

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Formerly Free Mint QuickView Financial App For Mac Is Now Five Bucks

Formerly Free Mint QuickView Financial App For Mac Is Now Five Bucks

Time to charge a little more than Free.

Mint.com, the slick and extremely useful financial tracking website, also has iOS and OS X apps to natively keep an eye on your finances. The Mac app came out in early July of this year, and was updated to version 2.0 at the end of August. Today, however, it has gone from being a free app to asking for a cool $4.99.

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Tweetbot For Mac Alpha Pulled From Public Testing Due To New Twitter Rules

Tweetbot For Mac Alpha Pulled From Public Testing Due To New Twitter Rules

Twitter’s stricter rules for developers are starting to directly affect popular apps like Tweetbot.

Tapbots, the company behind Tweetbot for iOS and Mac, has announced that the Tweetbot for Mac Alpha is no longer available as a public download. Tweetbot for Mac has been gearing up to enter the public beta stage before its official release in the Mac App Store, but Twitter’s new restrictions have forced Tapbots to remove the download link for the Tweetbot for Mac Alpha.

Several updates have been pushed out to Mac users running Tweetbot since Tapbots released the alpha on July 11th. Existing users can keep using the app, but everyone else will be left out in the cold until the app goes on sale in the Mac App Store.

Over the weekend I noticed that the Tweetbot for Mac Alpha was no longer working on the Tapbots website, and today’s news reveals the reason.

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Skip Tunes 2.0 Arrives With New Features To Help Play Music From Your Mac’s Menu Bar

Skip Tunes 2.0 Arrives With New Features To Help Play Music From Your Mac’s Menu Bar

The new and improved Skip Tunes.

Earlier this year I praised Skip Tunes as a simple, gorgeously designed Mac menu bar app for controlling music. The best thing about Skip Tunes is that it can control not only iTunes playback, but Spotify and Rdio as well. Verizon 2.0 of the app has arrived in the Mac App Store, and the update packs some nice features.

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Tweetbot For Mac Updated With Profile Editing, Mute Keywords, Gif Support, And More

Tweetbot For Mac Updated With Profile Editing, Mute Keywords, Gif Support, And More

You can now edit your Twitter profile inside Tweetbot for Mac.

The Tweetbot for Mac public Alpha has received a significant update today that packs several new features, including the ability to edit a profile. Borrowing from the popular iOS version of Tweetbot, users can now setup muted keywords on the Mac. Many of you will be happy to learn that animated support for .gif images (like these) have been baked into this version as well.

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MacFlux Delivers Powerful Mac Web Design With Ease [Last Chance!]

MacFlux Delivers Powerful Mac Web Design With Ease [Last Chance!]

The latest Cult of Mac Deals offer delivers something that ensures you can create (and publish) your own professional-looking websites without having the skills of a professional web developer. That’s because MacFlux 4 makes it so easy – and we’re offering it for 50% off at just $50!

What is MacFlux 4?

MacFlux 4 is an advanced HTML5 website design application, capable of creating stunning sites completely from scratch. This powerful Mac web design software is a creative design environment rather than a template-based solution (although it does include free website templates to help get you started). And if you’d rather not create HTML5 websites, MacFlux 4 can handle standard HTML, PHP, Ruby, JSP, and more…no coding required.

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Alfred For Mac Updated With Quick Look Integration, File Buffer, Other Improvements

Alfred For Mac Updated With Quick Look Integration, File Buffer, Other Improvements

The “compact view” in Alfred 1.3 looks great on the MacBook Pro with Retina display.

Popular keyboard shortcut launcher Alfred has been updated with several new features and improvements. Version 1.3 of Alfred for Mac integrates with Apple’s Quick Look in OS X to let you see previews of files inside Alfred. A neat feature called file buffer gives you quick access to app and file placeholders above Alfred’s main search window.

The developers of Alfred have also added numerous other improvements and bug fixes in this 1.3 update. We’ve got the full change log.

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Evernote For Mac Updated With Retina Graphics and New Activity Stream Feature

Evernote For Mac Updated With Retina Graphics and New Activity Stream Feature

Evernote had released a new update for its Mac app that brings stunning Retina graphics and a new feature called Activity Stream. Version 3.2 of Evernote for Mac is available now on the web and soon in the Mac App Store.

The new Activity Stream acts as a notification hub for your Evernote account that is automatically updated within the Mac app. This latest update from Evernote also includes a few other improvements.

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Tweetbot For Mac Alpha Brings The Tapbots Charm With Plenty Of Potential [First Look]

Tweetbot For Mac Alpha Brings The Tapbots Charm With Plenty Of Potential [First Look]

Let’s take a look at the hottest new Twitter app for the Mac.

The guys at Tapbots released the highly anticipated Tweetbot for Mac today with a catch. The app is available for free, but it’s in alpha form. This means that the developers are still working furiously to iron out the kinks and create the complete, public version. But for now, those who feel so inclined can download Tweetbot for Mac 0.6 and give it a go.

I’ve been playing around with the app, and for an alpha release, Tweetbot for Mac is very good. The app has already become my default Twitter client on the Mac for a few reasons.

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