Songbird is the latest chic desktop web player that will scan your hard drive, taking your personal and web music libraries and combining them into one user-friendly audio player zone. Once all your MP3, AAC, OGG, FLAC, WMA, and other files are organized, you can start creating personal playlists and rock the night away. Built off the Mozilla engine, Songbird can run on Mac OS X, Linux and Windows.
Download Songbird from Songbirdnest.com.
Baby it's cold outside, so cold in fact that we need your help to stop the coming of the new ice age. Arctic Quest for Mac puts the challenge of fighting the malicious Snow King, who has chained tropical islands into a solid ice mass, into your hands.
Find a way to his palace and break the mighty spell solving 60 absorbing inlay puzzles and bringing back the warmth to every island. The site features great graphics, a fun, extremely icey plot and a little distraction from the 10 fruitcakes on your dinning room table.
Download Arctic Quest for your Mac with OS X 10.3.9 or later or your 800MHz PowerPC or Intel processor.
Don't get put off by its silly name, Mogopop is a fantastic new (and free) web-based service where members and visitors can create, publish and download multimedia content for their iPods. Content can include anything from audio, video, pictures, podcasts, to text. Imagine the geekiness that can ensue. It's almost scary.
Mogopop is great because you essentially create mini-websites for your iPod that you can share with all of your friends. Check it out at mogopop.com.
Just released December 5th Mana Games has created a game for tennis fans called Tennis Elbow Mac. This is by far the best 2D tennis game for Mac, featuring both fun and realistic gameplay for both beginners and advanced players.
"With its ultra-realistic ball trajectories, an artificial intelligence that accurately replicates players’ behavior, and a complete range of strikes and game situations, Tennis Elbow Mac is the only game reproducing the impressions and the emotions of the player on the court with such realism."
Having five different surfaces to play on: clay, grass, hard, synthetic and indoor and five difficulty levels, this game is definitely a crowd pleaser!
Download for Mac OS X 10.2 from Apple.com.
Download Of The Day: A Beautiful Snowflake Screensaver
Ready to add some winter wonderland magic to your desktop? Snowfall: the ice storm is the perfect addition to a plain desktop. This quartz composer screensaver for Mac operating systems will get anyone in the holiday spirit. Download it here.
Check out the Snowflake Bentley website for more gorgeous screensavers like this one.
Created by Jim George of INTelegance Laboratories, Codebreaker is a mastermind game about guessing hidden color patterns. Each guess gives you hints about the code. A red peg means you have a peg of the right color in the right spot; a white indicates right color wrong spot. Use these hints to deduce the answer.
You have 10 guesses to unlock the code. Remember the old-school color code-breaking board game which was invented in the 1970s? Well it's just like that, but much more advanced on the computer!
This 1.1 version is way better than the previous version as a major glitch in the rules system has been fixed. Works for Mac OS X 10.4 or later.
Download the Codebreaker from this Apple.com link.
As of today there are seven days until Christmas, 14 until New Year's and way too many things to do in between. So how can you stay organized amidst the chaos? PC users should check out TimeLeft, a popular countdown, reminder, clock, alarm clock, tray clock, stopwatch, timer, sticker, auction watch, web countdown and time synchronization utility.
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