iBackup is a simple to use backup/restore utility.it backups and restores user data and system and applications settings, e.g. System Preferences, Mail, iPhoto, iTunes, but also 3rd party applications settings, more than 250 plugins for backup application settings are available, which allow you to restore the settings and data of one application or to restore an earlier point in time.
Safari is great but Firefox's amazing archive of valuable extensions, themes, and toolbars makes it king of the web browsers. Firefox has extended support for key shortcuts, such as switching between tabs, live bookmarks and version 1.5 ushers in a zippy browsing engine . Firefox's search function is also much more robust than Safari's. Firefox coalesces form and functionality just as well as it's sister program, Thunderbird, does. If Apple's Mail doesn't do it for you, Thunderbird most certainly will. We also suggest that you take a look at Camino and Flock for alternative browsers.
The Eclipse IDE for Java Developers contains what you need to build Java applications. Considered by many to be the best Java development tool available, the Eclipse IDE for Java Developers provides superior Java editing with validation, incremental compilation, cross-referencing, code assist; an XML Editor; Mylyn; and much more.
Nvu was created as an open source web authoring platform from the people that brought you Linspire. Nvu's broad feature set makes it a viable replacement for expensive alternative web authoring systems such as Microsoft Frontpage and Macromedia (now Adobe) Dreamweaver.
You will occasionally find that Quicktime may not be able to play a file or two that you find online. The standard installation of Quicktime lacks many key codecs required to play various video files such as AVIs.