Max is an application for creating high-quality audio files in various formats from CDs or files. When extracting audio from CDs, it uses cdparanoia. Once the audio is extracted, it can generate audio in over 20 compressed and uncompressed formats including MP3, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, AAC, Apple Lossless, Speex, AIFF, and WAVE. It can also convert from one format to another. For many popular formats the artist and album metadata is transferred seamlessly between the old and new files. Max is integrated with FreeDB to permit automatic retrieval of CD information. For MP3, FLAC, Ogg FLAC, Ogg Vorbis, AAC, and Apple Lossless files, it will write this metadata to the output.
AppLaunch is a Mac OS X version of the common “Run” or “Launch” dialogs provided by other operating systems and window managers such as Windows or KDE. It consists of an input box where the user enters a command line that will be passed to the applications workspace. A command in the AppLaunch meaning is not only a “pure” shell command; as of version 2 it may also be a file, an application, or an URL.
SOGo is a very fast and scalable modern collaboration suite (or groupware). It offers calendaring, address book management, and a full-featured Webmail client along with resource sharing and permission handling. It also makes use of documented standards (IMAP, CalDAV, CardDAV, etc.) and thereby provides native connectivity (without plugins) to many clients such as Microsoft Outlook, Apple iCal, the iPhone, Mozilla Lightning, and a plethora of mobile devices via SyncML. It can reuse any existing email and database infrastructure, avoiding long hours of site restructuring.
Address Book Server allows you to share your contacts and calendar events with others connected to your network or over the Internet. Each participant synchronizes their contacts with the server hosted on your own system. Address Book Server supports the full Address Book and iCal schema. The server also provides a friendly Web interface and an iPhone client which let you access your contact details remotely.
NuKit is a productivity and timesaving toolkit that provides a Launcher, Tweaker, Shortcuts, Window Mover, Advanced Calculator, Real Zoom, and Real Close. The Launcher is a multifunctional launch panel to open applications, Web sites, and search engines, run commands, perform calculations, and check the dictionary. Shortcuts lets you assign system wide shortcuts to any applications, Web sites, and files, and to execute system actions and scripts.
Shortcuts is a tool to make your own keyboard shortcuts for frequently used items and actions. It can set shortcuts for the most popular applications like iCal, iTunes, and Mail. It can set shortcuts for actions that control the system, volume, screen, and playback of music and video. Shortcuts can be used to open frequently used files and documents, scripts that you run regularly, and your favorite Web sites.
Launcher for Mac OS X is a fast and light utility that speeds up the way you work on your Mac. It features an application launcher that can use application names, abbreviations, and short commands to launch any app. It can also quickly and easily perform Web Searches with Google, Yahoo, Bing, eBay, Youtube, Wikipedia, and other search engines. It can simplify the execution of commands like activating the screen saver, muting the sound, and shutting down the computer. It includes a calculator and dictionary to perform simple and complex calculations and look up brief word definitions. It can make it easier to open frequently used files and Web sites, and can execute shell commands without Terminal app.