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Tell HN: macOS Bartender disables features, forcing users to buy license again
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 26 Sep 2023
Show HN: Menu Bar Calendar on macOS
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 3 Sep 2023
In your opinion, what is the best one-time (non-recurring) purchase Mac App?
3 projects | /r/macapps | 3 May 2023
Hidden is a great free and open-source alternative
What are your favorite open source apps?
16 projects | /r/macapps | 29 Apr 2023
Hidden Bar - hides menu bar icons
Got my first Mac.
2 projects | /r/mac | 15 Apr 2023
32 projects | /r/MacOS | 5 Mar 2023
Dozer (free - open source), HiddenBar (free), free alternatives to bartender, however, only does 1 thing and that's hiding the icons, not adding an extra menu, nothing just icons here, icons gone.
Supersize my M1 MBP
4 projects | /r/macapps | 1 Feb 2023
Best apps for a newbie to not miss ? I am going to use my first ever MBP I need recommendations please to make most of the machine
14 projects | /r/macapps | 24 Jan 2023
Fully open source native Youtube App for macOS v3 has been released!
6 projects | /r/MacOS | 23 Dec 2022
Or get Hidden Bar as a free alternative.
First time Mac - open for any tips for a longterm windows user | MBP14 M1Pro/32GB/512GB/10C/16C
10 projects | /r/macbookpro | 28 Nov 2022
1.) alternative to Bartender: a free one named HiddenBar - https://github.com/dwarvesf/hidden
Free alternative to AppTamer?
2 projects | /r/macapps | 18 May 2022
Is this the latest version? https://github.com/AppPolice/AppPolice/releases/tag/v1.12 projects | /r/macapps | 18 May 2022
It's not as full-featured, but AppPolice is good if you want to manually tame adjust just a few apps. FOSS, but it hasn't been touched in a while.
Hackintosh / MacOS free tools
32 projects | /r/hackintosh | 1 Jun 2021
- Lulu : user friendly and easy to use firewall - Stats : monitoring your hack/mac hardware (temps, fans, HDD, SSD...), basically a copy of iStat Menu but free - KeepingYouAwake : keep your hack/mac awake (prevent from going to sleep mode without modifying system parameters) - Hackintool : The Swiss army knife of vanilla Hackintoshing (must have) - HoRNDIS : use your Android phone's native USB tethering mode to get internet access - AppCleaner : thoroughly uninstall apps - AppPolice : quickly throttle down the CPU usage of any running process - Onyx : clean and configure your hack/mac - HandBrake : open source video transcoder - Shutter Encoder: easy to use video transcoder - Keka : lightweight and powerful file archiver - Sublime Text : lightweight and powerful text editor - SuperDuper! : backup your disks, make the copy bootable if necessary - Teamviewer : control your hack/mac from another device (phone/computer/tablet) - VirusTotalUploader : check for malware inside a file - Malwarebytes : scan your system drive for malware - WineBottler : use Windows apps on MacOS - Karabiner-Elements : configure your keyboard as you want (useful to configure hotkeys on a windows keyboard) - IriunWebcam : use your phone as a wireless webcam - DaVinci Resolve: professional video editing software - Shifty : get more control over Nigh Shift
What are some alternatives?
Dozer - Hide menu bar icons on macOS
Hackintool - The Swiss army knife of vanilla Hackintoshing
sensible-side-buttons - A macOS menu bar app that enables system-wide navigation functionality for the side buttons on third-party mice.
LuLu - LuLu is the free macOS firewall
eul - 🖥️ macOS status monitoring app written in SwiftUI.
HoRNDIS - Android USB tethering driver for Mac OS X
Mos - 一个用于在 macOS 上平滑你的鼠标滚动效果或单独设置滚动方向的小工具, 让你的滚轮爽如触控板 | A lightweight tool used to smooth scrolling and set scroll direction independently for your mouse on macOS
yabai - A tiling window manager for macOS based on binary space partitioning
iTerm2 - iTerm2 is a terminal emulator for Mac OS X that does amazing things.
KeepingYouAwake - Prevents your Mac from going to sleep.
iina - The modern video player for macOS.