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32 bit calculator

I'm on an intel 64bit 10.6 osx - and the default calculator application also functions in the same mode. I'd like a 32 bit scientific calculator(with provisions for decimal,bit,hex calculations). Any ...
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Application to add lyrics to iTunes library [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Automatically download lyrics Is there an application that will go through your iTunes library and add the lyrics to the songs? If at all possible, it would be great if ...
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Are there iPhone applications like INFOMAPS?

I am looking for iphone applications like this one. What I am looking is an app that: Shows me the map, with tram stops and metro stops. And with hotspots or touristic places in the map, so that you ...
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Is there an app that can set time limits for Internet access?

Is there an app that I can run on my iMac that will regulate Internet usage? Specifically, I want to only allow internet to work between 6-8pm.
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What desktop software (for Mac OS) is there similar to Zite?

Zite is an awesome iPad app that offers a personalized magazine from web sources (an amazing variety of public RSS feeds from conventional news to popular blogs). You start by giving it some keywords ...
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Can I have a second menu bar on my secondary display?

Is there software that will allow you to add a second menu bar to a secondary display? I am using Second Bar, but I was wondering if there was other software out there that would do this. Note that I ...
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Is there an alternative App to Mail on iPad?

I'm looking for another app than Mail on my iPad. I have searched the appStore without success. Is there not other emailers on iPad ?
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Having two pointers/mice on the same computer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Multi Mouse & Keyboard for Mac Is is possible to have two pointers on the same computer? I was working on a project with a friend and it would've been really nice to ...
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Looking for a good SSH apps for iPhone

I have been using a free SSH app on my phone for a little while but stopped because using VIM mostly broke it. Now after some updates I seems to have a limited number of key strokes before it expires. ...
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How can I use my iPad as a graphics tablet?

I have an iPad and would like to use it as a graphics tablet for recording video tutorials on my computer. What software should I use to allow the iPad to be an input device to control my PC ...
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Application to automatically find related documents on your entire Mac?

DEVONthink has a “See Also” feature that shows you documents that the software thinks are related to the one you are currently viewing. I would like to experiment more with using this feature. ...
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Are there any Lion optimized text editors with VIM keybindings?

I am looking for a text editor with support for Lion's new features - specifically autosave, versions, and full-screen support. I would also really like to be able to use VIM keybindings, either ...
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Is there an app for the iPhone 4 that tells the pitch of a note through an audio input?

Does anyone know of an app for the iPhone that can analyze sounds and tell us what pitch the sound is? For example, if i had that app running and i go to the piano and play some notes, it should be ...
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PC to Mac - Remote Desktop

I want to connect to my mac remotely from my Windows PC. What good products are there available that you recommend checking out?
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How do I automatically split video files into separate clips?

I imported a lot of super 8 film using iMovie. While the import worked great it didn't split the video into separate clips. I've read that iMovie does this automatically for DV tapes. Is there any OSX ...
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What iOS games use multi-touch in an innovative way?

I am looking for iOS games which use multi-touch in such a way that is not possible to emulate on other systems. This does not include games that use multi-touch to emulate a button and analog stick ...
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Is there any Software on mac similar to Minitab? [closed]

Minitab is a statistic analysis software on Windows. Is there any Software on mac similar to Minitab ?
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Folder management app for iPhone photos?

Is there any iPhone app available that allows you to create folders in iPhone while using their Photos app? It is kind a annoying that every time I must connect to iTunes and do the folder ...
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Is there a practical ePub book reader program for Mac OS X?

Adobe Digital Editions has some capabilities but is essentially an orphaned product with no support. Stanza only displays text in ePub books, and again, is an orphaned product with no support. ...
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Potential macbook convert - windows on mac?

I'm in the market for a new laptop and so have a few queries. What I'm after is a high res screen (when I say high res I mean I want better than 1280x800) and good battery life. Obviously this tends ...
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Native Foreign Exchange Trading Software [closed]

Know anyone any foreign exchange (forex) trading software native for OS X? (Not Windows emulated).
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How can I combine multiple photos into a single image on my iPhone?

I want to combine multiple photos like this I tried many apps like diptic, picstich and many more. But they all combine like this. Just a bit of clarification: I don't want to create panorama, ...
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How to track hardware resource usage statistics on OS X?

Are there any applications that persistently track statistics like those displayed with iStat Menus (network, CPU, RAM, temperature, etc.)? Having this data would be cool on its own, but it would ...
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How do I connect to a Windows Remote Desktop with a Terminal Services Gateway in OS X?

The Microsoft-provided RDP client here: http://www.microsoft.com/mac/remote-desktop-client Does not support connecting via a Terminal Services Gateway. Are there any other options?
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Is there any software like 'Network Magic' for Mac?

I really like Cisco's 'Network Magic' software; but the site says they no longer support Mac.. Does anyone know of any software like it, that is supported on Mac?
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Is there an OS X equivalent to the web debugging proxy Fiddler?

I do web development on Windows for my day job, and I rely a lot on Fiddler, which is web debugging proxy. What is an equivalent tool for OS X?
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C++ application for iPad

I came across an iPad2 application that allows a user to write Python programs on their iPad. Though this framework was only limited to Python's maths functions I was wondering if there is a similar ...
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Which command-line packages do you need? [closed]

I generally have one of Fink, MacPorts, Homebrew installed. Most often for a single, small, and trivial package. I've found that all my day-to-day software exists in OS X versions. So, which non-OS X ...
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Mounting iPad filesystem in Linux?

Is it possible to mount the core filesystem used on the iPad on to my linux box? There is an application named DiskAid which does this for Windows and Mac, so it is accessible, just a matter of how. ...
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App for eye-friendly eBook reading on iMac or MacBook?

Is there any program that allows a user to read eBooks or PDFs in a way that does not bother the eyes, pretty much like what Kindle does? Maybe by reducing the illumination of the monitor and using ...
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What are the great iPhone apps to discover new music?

Back in the days I used Last.fm suggestions but they are way too generic and aren't useful to me anymore. I switched to RYM and its recommendation engine is much nicer, however I'm also looking for ...
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What are the best disk cloning tools?

Money is no object. I want a bit for bit perfect copy of a hard drive/partition which is bootable (is either possible) to be used in a backup regimen. I have heard of some tools but your ...
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Anyone know a super easy .mp3 cutter?

I am looking for a super easy app for cutting .mp3 files, and setup fadeout at the end. Like Ringer, but this is for ringtones. plus the time is limited and I can't export mp3 files with it. But you ...
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Russian-english / english-russian dictionary

Could anyone propose any RU-EN/EN-RU dictionary application compatible with iPod 1g (iOS 3.1.3)? Paid or free, doesn't matter, but need some good one (with big amount of words and handy/fast UI)
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How do I set up an IRC server on OS X for my local network?

Is there a nice way to set up an IRC server for my wireless home network, running on an old Mac Mini? On other forums people have recommended compiling IRCD-Hybrid for OS X. I have Homebrew installed ...
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App For Fixing Broken Links in iTunes

Using the technique described in this post: http://paulmayne.org/blog/2007/11/how-to-remove-broken-or-dead-tracks-from-itunes/ I was able to get a list of all of my broken links in iTunes. The vast ...
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Any DvdFab/DvdShrink comparable program for Mac?

I want to rip a dvd (and/or blu-ray) to an ISO, but remove some of the features on the disk (i.e. menus, extra features). DvdFab and DvdShrink for Windows allow users to do this. Any similar ...
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What product is used in OSX to edit word or openoffice documents and also works with PDF?

I want to be able to copy portions of PDF file and paste into another document like MS Word format document. The important thing is that any portion that is copied must preserver original formatting ...
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I'm looking for a good, lightweight email client

I'm looking for a good, lightweight email client. What do you guys recommend?
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Window saver for Mac OS X

Does anybody know of any software for Mac OS X which will save your program windows, so when you boot up again you can return to the same windows? This would be a huge help since as a developer I ...
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Is there any way to apply open-ended keyword tags to songs in iTunes?

Other iLife apps like iPhoto already support this functionality, like assigning "vacation" or "mountains" keywords to certain photos. Is it possible to add tags to songs in iTunes without resorting ...
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How can I track detailed analytics for my iTunes Library?

Is there a way to view an "iTunes Analytics Dashboard" or some type of plugin that would have similar capabilities? There's all this really good data locked up in iTunes, from Play Counts to Ratings ...
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Video broadcasting application for OS X

I need tips on a good application that you can stream "live" video and publish that on a website. The source is raw video from a video mixer and i will have my os x machine in the middle and then out ...
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Can the Kinect be used as a control interface for Mac OS X?

Is there software and/or drivers that support using the Kinect to replicate the same behavior triggered by the Multitouch gestures? Would it be possible for me to swipe my hand leftward in the air and ...
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Which text editors take advantage of Lion's Versions feature?

I've been a fervent user of Textmate for many a year, and I hope to continue to be one. However, the versions feature of OSX seems like a great and easy to use idea. I'm mostly doing HTML, CSS and ...
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Can I control the shutter speed of a photo from an iPod Touch 4th gen?

Is there a Camera app that will let me control the shutter speed of a 4th gen iPod Touch? Camera+ for some reason doesn't support this. Edit: I mean shutter speed, not exposure.
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Installing LaTeX on iMac

For years I have been a LaTeX user on Ubuntu. I want to know how to install/use LaTeX on Mac. I generally use it to write mathematically intensive documents and make slides (on beamer). In future I ...
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Mac software for developing a product video

I'm looking to develop a video for a software application that I make. I'm willing to spend a lot of time learning the software, so features are more important than simplicity. I've got access to the ...
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Finding iPad games that can be played over the internet

What is the best way to find new iPad games that can be played over the internet? (Not splitscreen, not bluetooth, not WiFi, only the ones that can be played over larger distances) (I know there are ...
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Split bootable ISO

I am a user of Windows and I want to use MAC OS X. I have an ISO image of MAC OS X but the size of an ISO image is more than 7 GB which is not writable on single DVD. I don't have dual-layer DVD ...