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Open source stars for Mac OS X: Part 2

Aug 27, 2009, 21:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chris Von Eitzen)


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"Default Mac OS X installations already include a variety of applications suitable for various tasks, but they may not be to the taste of every user. Great open source applications are available on every platform and the Mac is no exception. While the saying "you get what you pay for" may be true of many things, the wide variety of open source software available for the Mac proves that isn't necessarily the case for software.

"Part one of open source stars for Mac OS X looked at some of the best web browsers, at messaging and email clients, at productivity applications and at graphics applications. Part two provides an overview of some of the best audio, video, burning and encryption applications, preference panes and much more. If you prefer to see what the applications we'll be discussing look like in action first, check out the slide show below."

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