VMWare Fusion/Fusion Pro Sale

It’s Wednesday, but the VMWare Online Store still has a Cyber Monday deal for you. Both VMWare Fusion and Fusion Pro are on sale for 30% off. Upgrades from prior versions are discounted as well.

Additionally, Parallels users can save 50% off ($34.99) of VMware Fusion 7.

Category: Discounts,Software

Gus Mueller: How to become an independent programmer in just 1068 days.

Gus Mueller lays out his plan that he executed on for his quest to become an indie developer.

Lesson #7 – It’s not good enough to write and sell something that people want, it has to be got to be something they’ll spend money for as well.

I think this often gets overlooked by many developers. I’d sum this up by saying it’s not sufficient for your app to be good, your app needs to be indispensible if you want people to pay for it.

Category: Developers,Indie Developer

MarsEdit 3.0

Big update to the blog editor that brings an all new text editor, new upload options, support for custom fields and pages in WordPress and more. Get it now for $39.95, or update from a previous release for $14.95.

Category: Software

About the author

A user of Macs since they had silly names like Performa and Centris, Theodore Lee is a techie who prides himself on his vast knowledge of all things Apple. OS X Factor was started in 2001 (originally as macosxcentric), and continues to churn out tips, tutorials, reviews and commentary on the tech sector.