Mac App Store: 100 million downloads in less than one year


Almost a year ago that Apple OS X 10.6.6 available for download and thus opened the doors to the new shopping paradise for Mac applications, the Mac App Store has. Were at the launch of a limited number of apps available, meanwhile cavort major titles between many small app store pearl. Indication of the success of the Mac App Store: Today has passed the magic boundary of the 100 million app downloads.

At first glance, this appears not much, especially compared with the App Store for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch: There were three months after the launch twice as many downloads. After a year, Apple reported more than one billion app downloads. Cupertino now reached this level monthly.

However, the App Store iOS the only way to download apps for OS X next to the Mac App Store, other sources are used. In addition, the average price for Mac programs is much higher than the price of IOS applications. Since there are hardly any significant competition, Apple’s App Store, but still describe as the “world’s largest and fastest growing store for PC software.”

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Pixelmator 2 released – Powerful layer-based image editor

Looking for a good, professionaly image editing app or just a way to improve your photos? Then Pixelmator is just the thing for you:

About Pixelmator
Pixelmator is a beautifully designed, easy-to-use, fast and powerful image editor for Mac OS X has everything you need to create, edit and enhance your images.

Pixelmator is a layer-based image editor. You can quickly create layers from your photos, other pictures, from selections or even your iSight. Yes, Pixelmator can add a layer to your composition directly from your Mac’s little camera. Not only can you link and arrange added layers, but Pixelmator allows you to blend layers, change their opacity, create clipping masks or even add layer masks to hide some portions of layer.
Download Details below

Download Details
Pixelmator has the price of $ 29.99 / € 32.99 and is available in the Mac App Store.

Download Demo Version: Try Pixelmator free for 30 Days
Visit Developer Site: http://www.pixelmator.com/

SuperTuxKart – Enhanced version of TuxKart racing game

About SuperTuxKart
SuperTuxKart is a Free 3D kart racing game, focusing on fun and not on realistic racing physics. Race with your kart on more than 10 tracks against Tux and his friends and be the first to cross the finishing line. With many items you can make sure that you will win. You can play with up to 4 friends on one PC racing against each other, or just try to beat the computer.
SuperTuxKart is based on the old beta version SuperTuxKart 0.7.2b.
You can do a single race against other karts, compete in one of several Grand Prix, or try to beat the high score in time trials on your own.
Download Link below

What’s New
There are many new tracks and karts available.
-New Minigolf track
-New Zen Garden track
-New Subsea track
-New Island battle arena
-New Suzanne kart
-New graphical effects
and more!

Download Details
Download
Visit Developer Site
SuperTuxKart requires at least Mac OS X 10.4 / Windows XP / Linux Debian

TerraRay – Uses advanced algorithms to render natural-looking landscapes. (Mac)

TerraRay is an easy-to-use terrain rendering suite for your Mac. Create stunning artwork without learning a complicated and expensive application, TerraRay allows you to create realistic landscape images with just a few clicks while offering many advanced features for you to explore. 

What TerraRay offers:

  • Global illumination rendering engine for highly realistic lighting
  • Integrated editor for elevation maps including several brushes and filters
  • Advanced procedural materials including bump mapping and reflection maps
  • Place custom models in your scenery (trees, buildings, cars etc)
  • Included model library with scenery objects
  • 3DS Importer for data exchange with other 3D apps and online sources
  • Many preset materials included
  • Lighting editor for sun position, additional lights and fine grained control over shadows
  • Realistic skies including clouds, sun and a night mode
  • Configureable realistic water (waves, refraction, absorption and reflection)
  • Flexible grass and vegetation system
  • Many different render options and presets
  • On-the-fly preview for all settings
  • Easy to use interface

Terraray

Update: Opera 11 Released

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New Release

Very important! Opera has recently released the new update. It is the Opera version 11.11. downloads4mac has tested the software already and tells you what’s new in Opera 11.11.

Publisher’s Description (from Opera Software)

Opera is a free and innovative web browser which allows you to experience the web on your terms. Discover what over 40 million people have already experienced by downloading Opera’s fast and safe Internet Browser. Opera 11 combines elegant design, smart updates to some of our most popular features and new ways to customize Opera to your preferences.

What‘s new in this version:

– Opera is 50% faster

– Flash is better

– Tab browsing is easily

– Many new widgets

– Opera is secure

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Microsoft Office goes to 2011

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Microsoft Office 2011 is available for the Mac OS X also, and now Microsoft decided to release it to manufacturers (RTM), this means that the work Office for Mac 2011 has been finalized and now it has been shipped to manufacturers. Office Mac 2011 contains lots of new and improved applications along with a new revamped user interface. Office for Mac 2010 comes with support for co-authoring and offers you the possibility to connect with Microsoft services such as Office Web Apps, SkyDrive and SharePoint.

In Office 2011 for Mac we will find the Outlook for Mac with the Ribbon interface and it contains lots of new tools that you can use to create professional projects and documents. Office 2011 for Mac comes packed with all the Office suites of applications. The Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac RTM Release version is 14.0.0.100825.3 and it already has been leaked on torrents along with serial keys. The Office for Mac2011 Standard comes packed with the most popular Office applications for Mac OS X computers such as Excel 2011, Word 2011, Outlook 2011, PowerPoint 2011. Outlook 2011 should be used instead of Messenger for Mac 8, Document Connection for Mac, Entourage, Communicator for Mac, Remote Desktop Connection For Mac.

As you know and as it the case with the Office 2010 for Windows you don’t need to enter any product keys for the Volume Licensing edition of the Office 2011 for Mac. Office 2011 for Mac has been released as a 32bit (x86) and it comes in multiple languages : English, French, Italian, German, Danish, Spanish, Norwegian, German, Japanese, Swedish, Polish and Russian. Another thing that you should know is that Microsoft offers you the possibility to upgrade freely to Office 2011 for Mac, but only if you already own the Office 2008 for Mac. This offer is available from August 1st and it expires on the 30th of November 2010.
Download now the free Microsoft Office 2011 Update: http://www.microsoft.com/mac/downloads/update2011 It is just available for Microsoft Office 2008 Users.
Here are some Screenshots of Microsoft Office 2011. Check It Out!

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Game Hunter – a free application to catalog, sort, and organize your game collection

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Publisher’s Description
Game Hunter is a free application for Mac OS X Leopard that catalogue, sort, and organize your videogame collection. To save your time Game Hunter can query online database and easily get all information about your favorite games.

Features
– Change style of game’s Table: List, Icon or Coverflow
– Get information quering online database
– list to organize your library
– self updating smart-list
– folder of lists for better organization
– link games with URLs, images, videos and files
– network sync
– Quick Look Integration
– Address book integration
– iCal integration
– automatic update with Sparkle

What’s new in this version: Fixed a bug with loaned items that could freeze the sync with Hunter Touch.

Download Details
To download Game Hunter, click here.(Redirect to Website!) There is also a Book Hunter and a DVD Hunter Version available.

System Requirements: Game Hunter requires Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard, Intel)

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TrackRunner for Mac

Publishers’s Description

TrackRunner is an exercise logbook for Mac, designed to help runners and cyclists to organize and analyze their training data better.

Coupled with a GPS receiver and using LoadMyTracks from ClueTrust to connect to your GPS device, you’ll be able to log your workouts and keep track of distance, time, elevation, heart-rate etc. Activities can be organized into categories, and by location.

TrackRunner can display your tracks on satellite images or custom made maps, it lets you analyze your training data in details in various graphs and it enables you to edit your data to correct bad readings.

Download Details

http://www.laniesoftware.com/

System Requirements: TrackRunner requires Mac OS X 10.4 (PPC Version) or Mac OS X 10.5 (Intel Version, recommended)

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