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MacID Lets You Unlock Your Mac Using iPhone’s Touch ID

Logging in and out of my MacBook Pro has edver been a real problem. I mean let’s be honest, there’s nothing particularly complicated about punching in a password every time you want to log on and off your computer. (Unless you keep a long, super-secure password, in which case it’s going to be a real […]

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Duet: Turns Your iPad Into A Zero Lag Secondary Display For Mac

Duet is an app for iOS that turns your iPad into a lag-free, high resolution secondary display that’s an absolute pleasure to use.

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Apps & Software Mac OS X

FilePane For Mac: A Quick-Start Automator Alternative

The Good: Shallow learning curve, good automation features, good looking. The Bad: Slightly puzzling UI. The Bottom Line: A great introduction to automation, with an occasional cause for initial confusion. Trusty old Automator. It has been a steadfast ever-present in OS X since Tiger 10.4, offering to make instant workflows out of the repetitive tasks […]

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How To Access The WiFi Scanner In Mac OS X Yosemite

Want to change your wireless channel for a better network connection? Here’s how to use the WiFi Scanner on OS X Yosemite to find the best one for you.

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Apps & Software Mac OS X

Typed: A Minimal & Delightful Markdown Editor for the Mac

Realmac, the same indie studio behind apps such as Ember, Clear and RapidWeaver recently released Typed — their vision of the ideal Markdown editor for the Mac. Realmac’s goal with Typed was to provide a minimal, distraction free Markdown editor that made writing a joy, and despite my abundance of text editors, I was more […]

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Apps & Software Mac OS X Reviews

Pixelmator for Mac Review: How an Image Editor Should Be

Pixelmator is a lightweight and modestly priced image editing application for Mac OS X. If you’re after a more affordable and easier to use image editor, read our review here.

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Apps & Software Mac OS X Reviews

Reformator for Mac: Efficient Batch Image Processing

Reformator packs a serious punch, features wise, for such a modest retail price. From the high-quality adjustments to the frictionless workflow, it adds up to what a great utility app should be — barely there.

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Apps & Software Featured Mac OS X Photography & Video Reviews

Photosweeper: Good Clean Duplicate-Finding Fun For Mac

PhotoSweeper is powerful duplicate photo cleaner that has been designed purely for comparing images and removing duplicates. But does the simplicity equate to an overly limited workflow? I went hands on to find out…

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Blogo: A Simple & Feature Packed Blog Editor For Mac

Currently featured in the Mac App Store, Blogo is an app for OS X claims to be the “easiest and fastest way to write, publish and manage multiple blogs”.

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Apps & Software Hints & Tips Mac OS X

How To: Archive Mail On Mac OS X With A Keyboard Shortcut

If you want a way to quickly and easily archive mail on Mac OS X with the press of a button (or two, or three), here’s how.