Last week, we were discussing writers as a tortured bunch, but maybe we jumped to conclusions. After all, isn't it the artists that are the tortured ones? No matter. As long as they've got the proper mediums to express themselves, the Internet will gladly receive any expression of their many, varied emotions. The tortured artist is nothing without his precious Macintosh. And here are a few applications (and a web app!) that will surely bring out that inner artist.
Who says you need an application? Sometimes, all you need is a plug-in
to make your regular apps run harder, better, faster, and stronger.
However, plug-ins don't get the respect and recognition that full
fledged apps do. And while there are applications to do most things,
who needs an application when a simple plug-in can do everything behind
Here is a list of the 10 best completely free applications that run
solely from the menubar. Of course, if you are an organization freak,
look elsewhere, because the multiple new icons WILL clutter up the
otherwise pristine menubar, but we guarantee they will exponentially
increase the usefulness of your Mac.