The easiest way to access OS X's powerful Spotlight search technology is using the systemwide Spotlight menu. But chances are you aren't getting as much out of this menu as you could be. In this video, Dan Frakes show you a few tricks for making the Spotlight menu more useful.
For years, a Mac minitower has been the white whale of Mac desktop power users who aren't quite true professional users. Dan Frakes thinks this might really, finally, be the year we see such a computer.
Notifi watches your Mac for particular events and then uses Notification Center to alert you to those events.
If you use a variety of audio and video apps, you'll likely find Shush to be a nifty app. It gives you a systemwide mute control, making it quick and easy to mute your microphone, no matter which app you're currently using.
Power vendor Mophie has announced its first battery case for the iPhone 5, the Juice Pack Helium. We've got one of the first units, and we've done some early testing.
The utility Default Folder X has been around for 25 years. Dan Frakes has been using it nearly that long. Here's why.
Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard for iPad has been among the best of the genre since its debut. On Tuesday, the company debuted a smaller version designed to fit Apple's popular iPad mini.
Available later this year in two capacities, the IonBank Lithium-polymer battery plugs into iPhones, iPads, iPods, and other USB-charged gadgets.
Ergotron's line of ergonomic workstations will soon include offerings designed to match Apple's aluminum-body computers.
For accessing your most recent files, Trickster is a marked improvement over OS X’s built-in recent-item features.
With the Vimari Safari extension installed, you don't have to take your fingers off the keyboard to navigate websites and links.
The appeal of the InCharge X5 is plain: It's a compact, no-cable-clutter place to stash up to 5 devices for charging and storage. The debut of Apple's Lightning connector takes a bit away from the X5's self-contained appeal, and bulky cases won't fit, but it otherwise does its job well.
ForgetMeNot is an add-on for Mail that spares you embarrassment by making sure you really have attached the files you've referenced in your email.
Beamer lets you stream videos from almost any Mac to an Apple TV, even if your Mac doesn't support Mountain Lion's AirPlay mirroring feature, or if the video isn't supported by iTunes.
The Do Not Disturb feature of iOS 6 goes the extra mile on New Year's Day to make sure you get all the sleep you need.