Some people are crazy about classic cars. Others are dazzled by diamonds. Us? We’re M-A-D about Macs! We love to share OS X tips and tricks, our favourite Mac apps and Mac kit, and anything else we can find that’s made to make your Mac even more marvellous. So whether this is your first Mac, or you’ve been using them from the start, you’re bound to find something here to help you augment your skills, enrich your Mac experience, or help you troubleshoot issues.

Pixelmator for Mac


Pixelmator for Mac is not supposed to be a replacement for Adobe Photoshop; although for many of us it’s the only Mac image-editing app we’ll ever need.

Auto-open at login

Dock showing menu to set up auto-open at login

Having your frequently-used apps, files, folders and even external hard drives open at login can save time and clicks, especially if you get frequent power cuts or like to turn your Mac off at night.

DesignaKnit8 (for Windows!)

The DesignaKnit 8 Splash Screen

If you love designing knitwear DesignaKnit 8 is the best software there is. You might just think it’s a good reason to install Windows on your Mac…