i cant believe no one’s mentioned TextMate. their is no editor. ;) well, at least to us rails devs there isn’t.
I can not wait to purchase a MacBook Pro; I am waiting to get my financial situation correct before I go about doing it but two main coders here at work insist that TextMate is where it is at hands down. I have test drove TextMate and thought it was great, I haven’t test drove Coda yet.
Coda is great for live-coding, saving a file and automatically uploading to a server. It misses TM’s great features like snippets and bundles but looks very sleek, simply beautiful as every Mac application should :)
TM is awesome for local projects, it speeds up coding in an enormous way if you spend some time learning all the shortcuts.
What I think could be a Coda/TM-combo killer is Espresso – new app from makers of CSSEdit. It looks like Coda and TM combined, which would be really really great. Can’t wait to try it tbh :)