Alfred by Running with Crayons, Ltd., is a productivity application for your Mac. It functions as a super-fast launcher, a search engine, a file finder, and so much more. You can get the app for free or purchase an additional Powerpack for more functions.
Clarus ($24.99) by Kennettnet is a unique application that helps you keep track of your pets. It records important pet details, photographs, medication, and expenses, and offers templates so you can easily print out information for a pet babysitter or your vet. And there's a companion iPhone app so you can keep all your pets' information with you.
Hold your horses, our iPhone app isn't available just yet, but we are at the point where we want to show it off a little to our readers. We're pretty excited to get it into your hands, but we thought I might be a good idea to show it off and get some ideas from you guys first. What would you like to see in the Macgasm App? While you're thinking about it, check out this video of the app in action. Sorry about the backwards nature, Devin flipped the video.
If you need a reminder now and then, and if you want your reminders to appear across all your Macs and (soon) your iOS devices, then give Notificant a try. It's like a digital string around your finger.
Todolicious certainly does what it aims to do. It is elegant and simple and fast. It gets out of your way and lets you focus on getting things done rather than worrying about which contexts or tags to assign to your tasks. If you find yourself overwhelmed by complex task management systems, Todolicious might be just the thing for you.
DropBook is one of those applications that does one thing and does it exceedingly well. No more manual uploading of pictures to Facebook–just drag, drop, and send. Sharing web pages is a simple as dragging the URL to the DropBook icon and adding a comment, if you wish. You can add screenshots, iSight pictures, text, and photographs without going through Facebook to do it.
Gift Plan ($1.99) by Glasshouse Apps is an iPhone app designed to help you keep track of gifts all year long. But it comes in especially handy for identifying who's naughty and nice on your Christmas list.