Clarify simplifies the process of making how-to documents and annotated images. It's great for professional use, but it's also useful for explaining a procedure to your remote relatives.
Smile Software has introduced an iPad version of its PDF-editing app, along with iCloud syncing of PDFpen documents for both the iPad and Mac versions.
Yoink offers a shelf for temporarily stashing files and content, making it easier to move your stuff between documents, folders, and drives.
Flexibits has released version 1.2 of its standout calendar app, Fantastical, adding multiple language localizations and improved event parsing.
Clipboard Cleaner is a simple utility that strips all formatting from the contents of the clipboard, either automatically or on command.
If you write in Markdown, Marked is a stellar add-on for previewing and analyzing your documents.
PopClip will appeal to both iOS fans and Mac traditionalists by making text-editing and -processing commands more accessible.
Phraseology is a new text editor for iPad that provides unique text-analysis and paragraph-arranging features.
We've given you the Eddy Awards and App Gems Awards. It's time for recognizing our favorite Mac Gems of 2011.
Piezo is an attractive and easy-to-use app for recording audio from other Mac programs.
For serious typing sessions (or if you just can't get the hang of the iPad's onscreen keyboard), an external keyboard is a great iPad accessory. Here's our guide to the different types, along with recommendations for each.
Earbuds or full-size? Open or closed? Wired or Bluetooth? No matter what kind of headphones you like to plug into your Mac, iPhone, iPad, or iPod, we have some advice and recommendations for finding the perfect set.