<h2>Top 11 Adobe AIR Apps</h2> <br><br> Adobe AIR adds support for hundreds of cool, cross-platform apps. And it no longer matters whether you're using a Mac, a Windows PC, a Linux machine, or a mobile device — AIR works with them all.<br><br> But, despite AIR's impressive ability to blur the line between your desktop and the Web, AIR apps are by no means Web-only. In fact, some of them have nothing to do with the Web at all.<br><br> In this slideshow, we take a gander at 11 of the coolest Adobe AIR apps around, an elite collection made all the more admirable by the apps' price, which is free. <br><br> To get started using any AIR application, simply download and install <a href="http://get.adobe.com/air/" target="_blank">AIR from Adobe</a>. Once you've done that, downloading and opening an AIR app on your desktop will trigger the standard AIR installer — think of these files as traditional .msi or .exe setup applications, except that AIR handles the installation.<br><br> To make finding links to the downloads mentioned in this story more convenient, we've assembled a complete collection of the <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/collection/collid,1580-order,4-c,downloads/files.html" target="_blank">AIR app download links for this slide show</a>http://thedesktube.com/v on a single page. <br><br> Let's begin our AIR app tour with DeskTube, which makes YouTube a much more pleasant place to visit. Just click slide 2.