Alexandra ChangMacworld

Google releases, pulls Gmail iOS app

Hours after releasing its highly anticipated Gmail app for iOS devices on Wednesday, Google pulled the app, citing a bug involving notifications.

WriteRoom 3.0 adds full Lion support, word count tracking

Just in time for NaNoWriMo, Hog Bay Software on Monday released WriteRoom 3.0 for Mac, an update that includes full Lion support and more.

LetterMpress for iPad

LetterMpress is an excellent app for typography lovers, creative types, and anyone interested in learning how a letterpress works.

Bloomberg TV+ app streams live television to the iPad

On Thursday, Bloomberg TV released its new Bloomberg TV+ app, providing a 24-hour live broadcast of its television programming, and more.

Twelve South releases updated BassJump 2 subwoofer

Mac accessory maker Twelve South released on Tuesday BassJump 2, an updated version of its original, USB-powered subwoofer.

Subtext brings social and gaming to ebook reading

Subtext, a new iPad reading app released on Tuesday, aims to enhance your e-reading experience with notes from authors, experts, and Subtext community members.

iPhoneographers learn from the pros at 1197 conference

On Saturday, hundreds of people left their DSLRs at home and headed to San Francisco with only their iPhones to attend 1197—the first conference devoted to mobile photography.

Canon announces EOS-1D X DSLR camera for pros

Canon has announced its new Canon EOS-1D X DSLR, a high-speed, 18-megapixel professional level camera that replaces the company’s EOS-1Ds Mark III and EOS-1D Mark IV models.

Hex Varsity 13" Messenger Bag for iPad and laptop

The Hex Varsity exudes comfort and style, holds a laptop and an iPad, and is a great everyday bag for use anywhere from the boardroom to the classroom to the coffee shop.

Crowds line up for iPhone 4S across U.S., the world

The iPhone 4S went on sale Friday, and crowds flocked to Apple Stores around the world to get their hands on the newest iPhone.

Up close with iOS 5: New gestures

With iOS 5, your iPad 2 will gain several new multitouch gestures for working with apps and the multitasking bar. Alexandra Chang goes over the new additions.

iCloud: Syncing

With iCloud, you’ll be able to wirelessly sync your contacts, calendars, mail, documents, photos, and more across all your devices.

Seven valuable iPad apps for photographers

Here are seven apps that take advantage of the iPad’s interface and size, and turn it into a productive photography tool.

Color Splash Studio 1.0

Selectively removing color from an image can create stunning results. Color Splash Studio focuses on such selective desaturation, and it does that job incredibly well.