Jackie DoveMacworld

Jackie is a tech writer and editor in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her specialties include Apple hardware and software, art, design, photography, video, AR, VR and 3D, and a wide range of creative and productivity apps and systems.

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Apple Pencil review: Much sharper than the average smart stylus

Apple's pressure-sensitive writing tool is at once completely sophisticated and totally easy to use.

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8 Black Friday iPhone apps to help you shop smarter

It's a jungle out there. Let these apps be your machete through every Black Friday ad, with built-in shopping lists and expert advice too.

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Adobe kills off its photo-sharing service Revel

Adobe is shutting off the free tier and going all-in on the Creative Cloud Photography plan.


Adobe placates Lightroom users by restoring the import dialog in a new update

Besides bringing back a much-missed feature, Adobe Lightroom 6.3 also fixes lingering performance issues.

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Aurora HDR brings high-dynamic range photography to the Mac

Macphun teamed up with famed photographer and HDR specialist Trey Ratcliff to attempt to demystify HDR editing.

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3D Touch and Spotlight search arrive for Flickr’s new iOS 9 update

Use 3D Touch on Flickr's mobile app and save yourself a few finger taps.

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Lytro takes a giant leap into video with the Immerge VR video cam

Lytro's new video camera uses light field tech to capture and blend realistic, immersive live action video and computer graphics.

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Astropad Mini for iPhone gets 3D Touch and a price drop to free

This updated app turns your iPhone into a pressure-sensitive graphics tablet for your Mac.

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Pixelmator 3.1 Marble review: New tools, expanded capabilities nudge photo-editing app into pro arena

Pixelmator 3.1 Marble accelerates performance and adds marquee features such as print-on-demand services and the ability to edit 16-bit images.

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Hands-on with WerYoo: Free social networking photo app maps your moves

New GPS-based iPhone app lets you shoot, share immediately, and precisely map your location.

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New Pixelmator update targets the Mac Pro

Hot on the heels of its major version 3 FX release comes 3.1 Marble with under-the-hood enhancements that boost competition with underscore increasing competition with Photoshop.

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CameraBag 2.5 review: Mac app helps you take your best shot

This app is like having 100 years worth of cameras in your pocket.

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Lightroom Mobile app is in the spotlight after brief Web revelation

In what appears to be an inadvertent public view of a private Adobe Web page, new information surfaces about an upcoming iPad app.

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Photoshop goes 3D with Creative Cloud upgrade

Adobe's upgrades to Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Muse debut new 3D printing facility for its flagship app.

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Eye-Fi previews beta version of Mac desktop receiver

Users of Eye-Fi's Mobi wireless SD card can now automatically transfer photos to their desktop