This Week's Top Downloads
Every week, we share a number of downloads for all platforms to help you get things done. Here were the top downloads from this week.
Pixelmator 3.0 Is a Seriously Good Replacement for Photoshop
OS X: Most Mac users know that Pixelmator is pretty much the best Photoshop alternative you can get. At less than $30, you'd pay more to use Photoshop for a month. That said, Pixelmator always lacked a few flagship features of Adobe's behemoth-at least, until now.
Aviate Is a Smart Home Screen that Adapts To You (And We Have Invites)
Android: Aviate is an intelligent home screen replacement that's designed to show you relevant information depending on where you are or the time of day. It categorizes your apps so they're organized, proactively shows you relevant information so you don't have to look for it, and it looks great in the process.
Adblock Plus Now Blocks Facebook's Biggest Annoyances
Adblock Plus has updated with a new set of features to hide a bunch of Facebook's biggest annoyances, including cleaning up your news feed and sidebar.
The Best Apps to Manage Your Recipe Collection
Whether you love to cook or you just love to eat, odds are you have a collection of dishes and recipes you'd like to try. Maybe you have a bunch handed down from a loved one. In either case, you probably need a better method to keep them organized for the long haul than a bunch of index cards in a file folder. Here are some of the best apps for you, depending on the kind of recipe collection you have.
Malwarebytes for Android Kills Malware, Protects Your Privacy Too
Android: Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is a great tool for removing trojans, worms, and other malware from your Windows computer, but now it's made the jump to Android. It still offers robust malware protection, but it goes further to protect your privacy from apps with overreaching permissions or other vulnerabilities.
BBM Is Now Available for iOS [Update: Android Too!]
iOS/Android: There are a lot of great alternate texting apps
The Best Address Book App for Android
If you're looking for a smarter, more organized, and just all-around better way to manage your pile of contacts, Contacts+ for Android is your best option. It brings a number of features to the table that don't just give you a way to quickly get in touch with people, but actually help you keep up with them.
Tweet7 Simplifies Twitter with an iOS 7 Friendly Interface
iOS: Good luck not finding a Twitter client for iOS 7. You have so many choices, you'd think developers would have no ground left to cover. Tweet7 found a new niche, however, by making a remarkably simple option designed for iOS 7.
Ultimate Sound Control Can Tweak Every Noise Your Android Phone Makes
Day One for Mac Updates with Maps Integration, Filters, and More
Mac: Day One is one of the nicest journaling apps out there
Tweetbot 3 Rebuilt for iOS 7 with Tons of New Features
TweetBot, our favorite Twitter client for iPhone