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HazeOver 1.6 review: Dim those background windows so you can focus on the task at hand

If you don't like using Spaces or you have only one display, HazeOver is a great way to draw your attention to the window you're using.

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It's time to stop waiting for the Apple Watch's killer app

Having 15,000 wrist-sized apps available has taught us something: most Apple Watch apps just aren't very good.

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How to manage media when migrating to a Mac with a smaller drive

Can you selectively restore files, use cloud services, and an external drive? Yes, you can!

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Hands-on: LifePrint AR printer lets you share GIFs, Live Photos and Vines in real life

LifePrint creates photos equipped with augmented reality that can be shared remotely via its connected printers.

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Reasons to love TextEdit, a secret powerhouse of rich text

A utility that dates back before OS X to Next operating systems still delivers a punch for handling text formats and converting one to another.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Twelve South's classic BookBook gets an update

This week's roundup of new iPad cases brings you a mix of fancy backpacks, padded sleeves, folios, and transparent shells.

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Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey is the best new Japanese RPG in the App Store

It’s gorgeous and you get to ride a flying sabre-tooth tiger—what’s not to love?

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Fury road: ‘Error 53’ is more a feature than a bug

Bricking your phone as a service.

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The week in Apple news: March 15 Apple event, iPhone trade-ins, Tim Cook town hall, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending February 5, 2016.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Get it done!

This week's roundup includes all kinds of productivity apps—for mail, managing documents, and staying on task.

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How to back up your contacts on your iPhone and Mac

When it comes to backing up your address book data, you have a few options.

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Instagram might soon let you switch between multiple accounts

Instagram is testing an easier way to switch between multiple accounts without having to log out and log in every time.

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Apple relaxing its iPhone trade-in rules to accept phones with cracked screens

Cupertino is also planning to roll out screen protector installation machines at Apple Stores to keep your iPhone display pristine.

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Apple confirms iPhone-killing “Error 53,” says it’s about security

The iPhone’s mysterious "Error 53" bug is tied to Touch ID tampering, at least according to Apple.

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11 top carry-on bags for tech-savvy travelers

No traveling techie should be without a trusted carry-on bag. These 11 unique options can help boost productivity on the road and stabilize some of the typical turbulence associated with modern air travel.