I’m a Macintosh fan and of course, the Macbook Air is my new lust object. Since I don’t have one yet and it will likely be a while before I get one, I was happy to read this article by Darren Rouse over at Problogger.net about Mac applications that can truly enhance the blogging experience. Some of these apps will reduce some of my anxiety over not being able to blog remotely as effectively as I would like. Every time I send a post with my iPhone, it’s full of word choice and spelling errors because what I thought I typed and what resulted from the iPhone’s well-intended effort to predict my strokes, is not what the reader should be reading. As much as I like the iPhone, I need a handheld, internet capable device with high speed data access and a desktop style web browser. At any rate, here are 14 Essential Mac Applications for Bloggers. In fact, used ecto to publish this post.