I thought this was a great idea.
Ars Technica, in light of Apple not accepting OS X desktop app nominations for this year's Apple Design Awards at WWDC, has taken the initiative to do their own.

SO, if you have a desktop application you think is worthy of recognition, nominate away:

Ars Design Awards - OS X
“Creative ability is best displayed with the most basic tools."

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