Even though the released of Leopard has killed many 3rd party apps, we still
got many of the survivals which have their own specialties.
Note : Clicking the title will refer you to the specified app’s homepage.
Free instant messaging application for your Leopard which
provides the connection to most of the messenger types, such
as MSN, AIM, GTalk, etc.
Free messenger application for Mac that can connect you with
your friends. It runs on Intel Macs.
Send instant message to your Yahoo! and Windows Live Messenger
friends and share your experience throughout the world of instant
Another great instant messenger for you to experience with your
Mac and your friends on AOL.
More advanced application for communicating with your friends
from which you will be able to make your phone call through.
Everyone loves Firefox, especially its add-ons.
Talking about browser speed, we shouldn’t forget our folks
Another alternative of web browser to feed your Mac.
Free web browser for your Mac that provides several unique features
that differ it from another browsers, such as Tab Exposé.
The social web browser for enhancing your experience with your
Mail, RSS Reader and iChat Modifications
Letterbox expands your Mail view, i.e. it transforms your two-columns Mail
view pane into three-columns which suits widescreen monitor the most.
WideMail provides the interface for you to give many variations to your
Vienna is a open source RSS newsreader which competes well with
Leopard RSS Readers for Mail application.
Have you been enjoying your iChat? Using Chax will further improve
your experience with Leopard iChat.
Free dashboard widget for your Leopard that can display the lyric
of your songs.
Tune your alarm from your song’s playlist.
iTunes’ extension that comes in assistance when you want to show
the detail of your iTunes’ currently playing songs, lyrics, etc.
Securely share your iTunes music with your friends across the
This will help convert your audio files into your iPhone ringtones.
New image editor for Leopard. Let’s see how you can give a touch
on images to create a wonderful masterpiece.
Image editor with efficiently designed user interface for
Mac OS X users.
Open source image editor for Cocoa framework that aims for basic
image editing tools for most computer users.
LiveQuartz is an image editor which is based on layers and
CoreImage filters and it’s free.
For you who like to design 3D images, Google SketchUp will
be the best choice.
Free Christmas arcade game for your Mac which in this game you’re
supposed to help Santa to deliver all the presents. Our Christmas
lays on your shoulder.
Vladstudio offers us freebies including several cute wallpapers, e-cards, etc.
Decorate your desktop for Christmas.
Everybody loves Quicksilver (I am included). Trying out
this application launcher developed by blacktree will
definitely worth your time.
It creates amazing breakthrough in the world of application
launchers which has the ability to read your mind or, in exact,
it learns from you.
Another form of Spotlight but the search is narrowed to only
applications results in quicker access.
Google Desktop gives you convenience in finding and launching
not only your applications but also e-mails right from
Think assists you in removing all distractions on your Desktop
which will improve your concentration and, hence, boost your
With this, you won’t be distracted by your surroundings because
they are all isolated from your eyes. Procrastination no more!
Camouflage helps you taking care of those cluttered icons on your
Desktop with a single click as well as restoring them back.
Celtx helps you digitalize your ideas using digital approach
instead of old-fashioned paper writings.
Simplify your Dock stacks with HierarchicalDock which grants you
easier access into the depth of your folders.
Do It aims for good management of to do lists.
Organize your calendar right from your Dashboard.
System Maintenance Tools
OnyX does the miscellaneous and tedious tasks for you, such as
doing maintenance and system optimization.
OmniDiskSweeper helps you organize and save your Mac disk space by
deleting useless files.
Hardware Modifier and Analyzer Tools
iAlertU is a kind of alarm system for your MacBook that uses the
SMS device to detect movement of your MacBook and will trigger
alarm as set.
With the aid of Lab Tick, controlling your PowerBook’s backlit
keyboard is a piece of cake.
iStat Pro is a widget that will monitor and display out the inner
process of your system.
Getting detailed information on every Mac and playing Mac startup
sounds can be done with Mactracker.
Quick Look Plugins
With this Quick Look plugin, investigating inside your archived
files won’t be of a problem anymore.
EPSQLPlugin, a QuickLook plugin for Leopard, provides you
the ability to preview .esp files.
Icon Creation Tools
Fluid can create a separate desktop application for your webapps
along with Dock icon and menu bar items.
From now on, give the task of converting images to icons to img2icns.
With IconGrabber, you can easily grab the icon from any
file or folder.
VLC is a cross-platform media player that has the ability to
play various audio and video formats, such as MPEG-1, MPEG-2,
ToolPlayers is a simple music player for your Mac which supports
file types such as FLAC, MP3, etc.
If you need a smaller compression result, you should try
You will need StuffIt Expander for the urge of expanding
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