Alfred is a free, yes I said free, app that combines local and remote search with fast app launching all glued together with a well thought keyboard and keyword schema. If you love keyboard shortcuts and need to search and launch with ease, if you love Spotlight, this is your app.
It was somehow predictable, having in mind the way Apple attracts developers with their revenue share model. They did it for the iPhone and for the iPad, and finally here it is also for Mac: the brand new App Store, available with the new Snow Leopard udpdate 10.6.6. Now we will be able to download apps right into our Mac just as we did with the iPhone and the iPad (and the iPod Touch also)
This is one of my favorite widgets and a must if you’re a control freak. iStat Pro is the widgetized version of iStat Menus, a system monitor app developed by the bjango.com crew. Seemingly I’m not the only one that loves this (and the rest) of iSlayer’s widgets (Bjango was known as iSlayer before 2009) as they claim that their apps have been dowloaded more than 25 million times.