Spotlight: Quickipedia – An Efficient Minimal Wikipedia Client for Mac

Posted in Apps, Mac on 11/09/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler


If you spend very much time looking up articles on Wikipedia, you might find it helpful to use a dedicated app. Quickipedia for Mac is a  a fast, minimal Wikipedia client that you can access directly from your menu bar to quickly and efficiently look up articles.

The developer offers the following description:

Quickipedia is Wikipedia at its minimal best. Read Wikipedia in a beautiful, unobtrusive client only on your Mac. Whether you want a quick peek at an article, or have fun reading random articles, Quickipedia lets you do it – fast!

The app has a very simple, elegant interface, and is built primarily for speed and efficiency.

Screenshots and additional info can be found below:


About the App

Here are the top five features you can expect to see in the latest version:

  • Super-fast Access
  • Integrated into OS X
  • Read Later
  • Multiple Language Support
  • Offline Support

Price: $1.99 (App Store link).
Requirements: Mac running OS X 10.7 or later.
Developer: Arvindh Sukumar


J. Glenn Künzler

Glenn is Managing Editor at MacTrast, and has been using a Mac since he bought his first MacBook Pro in 2006. Now he's up to his neck in Apple, and owns an old iBook, a 2012 iMac with an extra Thunderbolt display for good measure, a 4th-generation iPad, an iPad mini, 2 iPhones, and a Mac Mini that lives at the neighbor's house. He lives in a small town in Utah, enjoys bacon more than you can possibly imagine, and is severely addicted to pie.