Secure your Mac

ClamXav
ClamXav
This app helps you remove malicious threats from your Mac.
3.0.7
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware
3.0.3
FREE
This program helps you find and remove adware from your Mac.
Tor
0.4.0.5
FREE
Tor
Allows people and groups to improve their privacy and security on the Internet.
Avira Phantom VPN
2.16.2
FREE
It secures your connection and anonymizes your activities.

Popular web browsers

Safari
12.1.2
FREE
Web browser made by Apple for the Mac.
Google Chrome
76.0.3809.100
FREE
Explore the web using Google's super-fast browser.
Firefox
68.0.1
FREE
Quickly browse the web without slowing down your Mac.
Opera
62.0
FREE
Alternative Web browser with server-side compression for slow connections.
Vivaldi
2.6.1566.49
FREE
The Vivaldi browser is hyper-customizable and does not track you.

Cloud storage services

Dropbox
79.4.143
FREE
Automatically back up your data to your Dropbox account.
Google Drive
3.45
Place where you can create, share, collaborate, and keep all of your stuff.
Creative Cloud
4.9.0.504
FREE
App that keeps your applications updated.
OneDrive
19.103.0527
FREE
Upload your files to your Cloud service account and share them with the world.
MEGAsync
3.1
FREE
Mega Sync Client allows you to sync your computer with your Mega cloud drive.

Tools for sending emails

Thunderbird
60.8
FREE
As of July 2012, Thunderbird has transitioned to a new governance model...
Google Notifier
1.10.7
FREE
Google Notifier keeps you up to date with notifications of new mail and events.
Sparrow
1.6.4
Easy-to-use tool for managing e-mail accounts.
AirMail
3.5
New mail client designed for OS X 10.10 Yosemite with fast performance and intuitive interaction.
Postbox
6.1.18
This program is an email client developed for Mac.

Office suites for all your needs

Evernote
8.18
Manage, share, and organize your important notes with ease.
LibreOffice
6.2.4002
FREE
Office suite (word processor, spreadsheet, presentations, drawing tool) compatible with other major office suites....
OpenOffice
4.1.6
OpenOffice.org is both an Open Source product and a project.
NeoOffice
2017.9
Complete office suite for OS X.
ConceptDraw Office
2.0
It is a set of visualization products and document exchange technologies.

Text editors and PDF viewers

PDFpen
9.1
Edit, print, and convert your PDF files with just a few clicks.
PDF to Text
1.2.1
FREE
This program helps you convert PDFs to TXT format.
PDFpenPro
11.1
View, edit, convert, and print PDF documents on your Mac.
PDF Reader X
2.3
FREE
Read, annotate, share, and convert your PDF documents.
Wondershare PDF Editor
5.7
Edit, convert, and annotate PDF files.

Photo editors and image viewers

Gimp
2.10.12
The primary download link for this listing is the native build.
Adobe Photoshop CS6
13.0
Power image and photo editor. Easily make complex selections.
Sketch
56.3
Vector drawing app.
HDRtist
1.3.3
FREE
A program for generating HDR pictures on your Mac.
PaintTool SAI
2.5.6
Its awsome for manga and anime images as well as other photo editing.

Compress your files

StuffIt Expander
16.0.6
FREE
Expand over 30 formats: StuffIt, Zip, RAR, 7z, tar, open encrypted segmented or split files easily.
UnRarX
2.2
FREE
RAR archive decompression and recovery tool.
iZip
4.0
FREE
Create and extract archive files on your Mac computer.
WinZip
7.0.4564
WinZip combines cutting-edge compression and strong AES encryption into a simple, Mac-friendly design....
WinRAR
5.40
Powerful compression tool with many integrated additional functions.

Download torrents, videos and any files

Free Download Manager
5.1.37
FREE
FDM allows you to download files up to 10 times faster.
Transmission
2.94
FREE
Fast, easy, and free multi-platform BitTorrent client.
Vuze
5.7.6
FREE
Ultimate client for BitTorrent. Mac-native, it's a fast and accessible file sharing solution.
BitTorrent
7.4.3
FREE
Protocol for distributing files. It identifies content by URL and is designed to integrate seamlessly with the web....
jDownloader
0.9
FREE
Open-source download manager written in Java.

Communicate with your friends

Skype
8.34
FREE
Send instant messages, share files, and hold video conferences.
Line
5.18.3
FREE
Communication app that lets you enjoy free messages and voice calls anytime.
Viber
10.9
FREE
Send messages, exchange files, and make voice and video calls.
Whatsapp
0.3.4375
FREE
Send messages, have group chats, and share pictures using the Whatsapp services.
Telegram
5.6.1
FREE
Messenger app based on the MTProto protocol.

Best media players

VLC media player
3.0.7.1
FREE
Watch your favorite movies and listen to your music from one app.
Vox
3.3.10
FREE
Vox
VOX just sounds better! The beauty is in its simplicity...
Plex
1.0
Use your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch to browse and play your media (video, photos and music) using the Plex Media Server installed on your Mac....
kodi
18.3.
FREE
Play your favorite movies and music, preview images, etc.
Any Video Player
6.0.25
FREE
It is a free software program that works as a media player.

Top software

QuickTime Player
QuickTime 10.0 was first demonstrated at WWDC in 2009. The application ships with Mac OS X 10.6 and higher. This version of QuickTime was rewritten from scratch to include support for 64-bit codecs, which in turn does not allow the player to natively play some legacy codecs, such as MIDI, interractive QuickTime movies, and QTVR. QuickTime 7.7 can be installed alongside for legacy codecs playback....
Mac Informer
FREE
Mac Informer shows updates for all of your installed applications.
Skype
FREE
One of the most popular instant messaging tools in the world.
VLC media player
FREE
One of the most popular video players on the market. This open source utility is packed with a wide range of useful features, such as support for dozens of media formats, subtitle synchronization, the ability to convert or stream clips, and many others....
Notes by Apple Inc.
Notes is an application designed to make quick records. It's interface is very simple and highly intuitive. When you launch the application you can create a new note immediately. More importantly, all you write is saved automatically, so you do not have to veer off from your thoughts in any way....
Free Download Manager
FREE
It's the fastest and most elegant tool that allows you to download files from the Internet up to 10 times faster.
Game Center
With Mountain Lion, the Game Center social gaming network is now on the Mac, so you can enjoy games with friends who have a Mac, iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.
Dropbox
FREE
One of the most popular Cloud services in the world. With its help, you can keep your important data in sync and access it from various types of devices, such as computers, smartphones, tablets, etc. This utility is a desktop client developed by the Dropbox company to help you easily manage your backed up data....
Calendar by Apple Inc.
Keep track of your busy schedule and share it with others using Calendar.
Maps
The Maps app lets you use every pixel of your display to explore new destinations, and it takes full advantage of the graphics power of your Mac.
Adobe Reader
FREE
Free software that lets you view and print Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files on a variety of hardware and operating system platforms....
Microsoft Office 2011
Microsoft Office is a commercial office suite, consisting of a number of interrelated applications and services.
iBooks
FREE
Amazing way to download and read books. iBooks includes the iBookstore, where you can download the latest bestselling books or your favorite classics - day or night. Browse your library on a beautiful bookshelf, tap a book to open it, flip through pages with a swipe or a tap, and bookmark or add notes to your favorite passages....
StuffIt Expander
FREE
StuffIt Expander supports a wide variety of files you download everyday on the web or receive in email.
Google Earth
FREE
Google Earth gives you a wealth of imagery and geographic information.