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macosxhints.com 2002 Picks of the Week

Date Program Name Program Type Descriptive Blurb
H A L L   O F   F A M E
1 SnapzPro X Utility Simply the best image capture application
2 DragThing Utility Application launcher and switcher and more!
3 Mozilla Internet Hooked on tabbed browsing
4 DesktopCalendar Information Small calendar on your desktop
5 GraphicConverter Utility Handle nearly any type of graphics
6 TinkerTool Utility Tweak a multitude of OS X settings
F E B R U A R Y
Feb 25 OmniWeb Internet This Cocoa browser makes the web beautiful
M A R C H
Mar 4 Aquatint Graphics So you want to create Aqua graphics...
Mar 11 Snax Utility Alternative Finder with many cool features...
Mar 18 SharePoints Utility Easy OS X filesharing ala OS 9!
Mar 25 Oculus Utility Flexible and easy-to-use webcam software.
A P R I L
Apr 1 PrintWindow Utility Easily print Finder window contents
Apr 8 phpMyAdmin Database Util Web-based admin of MySQL databases
Apr 15 MacMAME Games Play most of the 1980s arcade games
Apr 22 Zingg! Utility Freeware 'Open With...' contextual menu
Apr 29 jEdit Editor Text editor for Java, PHP, HTML and more
M A Y
May 6 Keyboard Maestro Utility OS 9 command-tab behavior and more
May 13 Goliath Utility Freeware tool speeds iDisk access
May 20 PTHStockTicker Utility Freeware menubar portfolio tracker
May 27 Iconographer Editor Excellent shareware icon editor
J U N E
Jun 3 CrushFTP Internet Powerful GUI-based replacement FTP server
Jun 10 Quake3 Gold Games An oldie but still my personal favorite!
Jun 17 OmniGraffle Graphics Easily create flowcharts, org charts, network charts...
Jun 24 Transmit Internet Graphical easy-to-use FTP client
J U L Y
Jul 1 LiteSwitch X Utility Command-tab app switcher with enhancements
Jul 8 Pic2Icon Graphics Batch create preview icons for image files
Jul 15 Marine Aquarium Relaxation The most realistic onscreen aquarium ever!
Jul 22 NetNewsWire Lite Internet Internet headlines news grabber in Cocoa
Jul 29 WindowShade X Utility OS 9 windowshading on steroids!
A U G U S T
Aug 5 ShadowGoogle Internet Floating Finder box for easy Google searches
Aug 12 manThor Utility View and print 'man' pages in the Finder
Aug 19 MorphX Graphics Cool freeware tool to morph one image into another...
Aug 26 Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar System The cat is out of the bag - Jag rocks!
S E P T E M B E R
Sep 2 Pacifist Utility Install specific programs from OS X Installation CDs
Sep 9 Watson Internet The original (and still best) Internet services tool
Sep 16 iAddressX Utility A menubar widget to access address book entries
Sep 23 Prefling Utility The easiest way to get pref panel access in the dock
Sep 30 GLterm Utility Wicked fast OpenGL-accelerated Terminal replacement
O C T O B E R
Oct 7 Photoshop Elements Graphics Great features for mid-level graphics needs
Oct 14 Labels X Utility File and folder labels return to X!
Oct 21 Medal of Honor: Allied Assault Games An engrossing more-than-FPS game
Oct 28 Cocoa Gestures Utility Gesture-based mouse actions in Cocoa apps
N O V E M B E R
Nov 4 iChoose Internet System-wide access to bookmarks
Nov 11 Chimera Internet A Cocoa-based Mozilla-engined web browser
Nov 18 BabelBlox Games An addictive block removal game
Nov 25 iDVD Video Powerful yet easy to use DVD creation software
D E C E M B E R
Dec 2 Searchling Internet Put a Google search tool in the menubar
Dec 9 ProcessWizard Utility Control system priority levels from the menubar
Dec 16 MaxMenus Utility Custom menus anywhere you need them
Dec 23 iStopMotion Utility Eases the task of creating stop-motion animation
Dec 30 Sound Studio Utility A robust, easy-to-use sound editing app
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