Glenn FleishmanSenior Contributor, Macworld Follow me on Google+

Glenn Fleishman is the owner and editor of The Magazine, a fortnightly periodical of stories for curious people with a technical bent. He is a regular contributor to the Economist and a senior contributor to Macworld.

GateGuru for iPhone

Airport terminals need no longer be places of mystery with the help of this free iPhone app, which includes maps and amenity details for several dozen airports.

Flickpad Pro for iPad

This iPad app provides a terrific way to explore photos on Flickr and -- after a recent update -- Facebook.

Textie Messaging for iPhone and iPad

With little fuss, you can shave dollars off your phone bill by turning to this free messaging app for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

Line2 for iPhone

This app finds a comfortable middle ground between pure Voice over IP services and pure cellular calling services, offering unlimited calling and text messaging to U.S. and Canadian numbers, as well as voicemail and a variety of call features.

Soundrop for iPhone and iPad

This music-making app isn't complicated, but if you enjoy observing how fascinating patterns emerge from simple actions, you'll probably appreciate Soundrop.

Flickr Studio for iPad

This app, which organizes Flickr photostreams into browsable arrangements by time and space, provides a perfect interface for interacting with the photo-sharing service on an iPad.

Allrecipes.com Dinner Spinner Pro for iPhone

Tap into Allrecipes.com's vast archive of recipe ideas with the help of this mobile app. The ability to sync items in shopping lists and recipe boxes with your Allrecipes.com account makes this app particularly useful if you're a regular at that Website.

Airfoil Speakers Touch for iPhone

With this app installed on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, you can stream audio from any computer running Rogue Amoeba's Airfoil application.

Parcel for iPhone and iPad

If you make a lot of shipments, this simply designed package tracker -- which includes support for 28 delivery services -- delivers the goods.

ooTunes Radio for iPhone

Its interface can be overcomplicated at times, but persevere with this app and you can find nearly every kind of access to regularly available streaming audio from your iPhone or iPod touch.

Apps with Maps: 11 iPhone GPS apps compared

Glenn Fleishman reviews a half-dozen iOS GPS apps. Which app reigns supreme? You'll be surprised.

Verizon iPhone won't make AT&T model an endangered species

Analysts are predicting mass defections from AT&T now that Verizon will offer an iPhone. But Glenn Fleishman thinks those estimates miss the mark.

Mac of the future: the connections

How will we connect peripherals to our Macs, and our Macs to the Net, two years from now? Glenn Fleishman looks at USB, FireWire, WiFi, and beyond.

Setting up iPhone tethering

The iPhone can access high-speed mobile data and voice networks. So why not use your smartphone's data connection with your laptop instead of having to buy a separate 3G modem or cellular router for the computer and pay a separate monthly service fee? In this excerpt from Take Control of iPhone and iPod Touch Networking, Glenn Fleishman walks you through the finer points of iPhone tethering.

Master your RSS feeds

Overwhelmed by information? Using Yahoo’s Pipes you can create your own custom RSS feeds that filter information from other RSS feeds, Web sites, and more. Glenn Fleishman shows you how.