We’re here to help with a compendium of essential software. It didn’t
come easily--we debated, argued, haggled, and even pleaded to secure a
prized position on this list for our favorite, most useful
applications. But by limiting the software we’re highlighting to 50,
we’ve guaranteed you the best of the best--no Internet spew here. And
by capping the cost of the software we’ve selected at $50, we’ve made
sure you can reasonably buy what you need. You may love your Mac
already, but you’re not gonna believe how much it can do once you load
up even a few of these choice applications.
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