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.

Cloud cover: What Creative Cloud means to you

What's the big objection to Creative Cloud and what should you do about it?

Hands-on: New photo features in Google+ challenge Facebook and Twitter

Google steps up to the plate with increasingly competitive photographic features for its Google+ service.

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Creative Cloud and iPhoto improvements

We begin this two-part podcast with Jackie Dove speaking with Adobe's Scott Morris about Creative Cloud and its license. Chris Breen then speaks to Jeff Carlson about addressing iPhoto annoyances.

Review: The FlipStands is a versatile, portable tablet stand

The FlipStands portable tablet stand is compact and versatile.

National Park apps aid your trek from sea to shining sea

Visiting the national parks this summer? If you’re carrying your smartphone in your pocket, you’ll have all the guidance you’ll need to get around rough terrain with apps from the Apple App Store and Google Play.

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Hands on with Oggl, the Instagram for serious photographers

Leave aside the photo dump. Hipstamatic has launched Oggl for the iPhone to encourage extreme sharing with insightful curation.

Adobe scraps Creative Suite software licenses in favor of cloud subscriptions

Adobe announced sweeping changes to its Creative Suite software line. Signaling a new focus on integrating creative services in the cloud with its desktop software lineup, Adobe launched a new cloud-based Creative Suite, now named Creative Cloud.

Dreamweaver and Flash join Edge Tools in the cloud

Adobe has announced updates to its suite of Web-centric tools and cloud services, including Dreamweaver, Flash Professional, and the new Edge Animate.

Premiere Pro leads Adobe's video software in Creative Cloud

Adobe's latest versions of Premiere Pro and After Effects bring video enhancements to its new software subscription package.

Illustrator and InDesign get makeover, move to the cloud

InDesign and Illustrator—part of Adobe's original Creative Suite—will receive a series of upgrades, including a dark interface, support for Mac Retina displays, and signature Creative Cloud features like Sync Fonts, Sync Colors, and Sync Settings.

Photoshop moves to Creative Cloud, merges Photoshop Extended

Photoshop Extended, the more advanced, expensive package that included 3D capability and sophisticated image analysis tools has now been merged into Photoshop CC.

Mac Gems: Lost Photos recovers forgotten images received via email

Lost Photos helps you find photos, received via email, that have gotten lost in your ever-growing archive of old messages.

Adobe launches Lightroom 5 beta

The new Lightroom 5 is available as a free beta from Adobe Labs.

HTC One debuts UltraPixel technology, but is the phone's camera all it's cracked up to be?

Is the HTC One's UltraPixel camera better than all the others? HTC's Symon Whitehorn explains why it is. Our review will tell the real story.

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Adobe granting sneak peek at pro video apps to broadcasters conference

Adobe is allowing National Association of Broadcasters convention attendees a glimpse of the new versions of its professional video software.