Jackie DoveSenior Editor, Macworld

Jackie is always looking for creative mischief to get into. So it's fitting that she oversees photography, video, publishing, music, and Web design.

QuarkXPress App Studio arrives

App Studio's integrated toolset lets designers create branded apps for the iPad, distribute apps through Apple's App Store, and design and publish content for purchase and download from within the apps.

Autodesk releases trio of CAD apps

Autodesk brings business-to-business software to the Mac App Store.

Adobe previews Muse Web design app

Muse is a freeform interactive Web authoring tool targeted to print-oriented designers.

Quark sold to merger and acquisition company

Quark acquisition seeks to bolster its position in dynamic and digital publishing.

Adobe unveils Edge motion and interaction design tool

Adobe's new motion and interaction design tool, now in pre-beta, is available as a free preview on Adobe Labs.

Space Gremlin 1.2

Space Gremlin 1.2 is a a swift, excellent file management tool that gives you analytical data about your hard drive and facilitates a number of simple actions. It’s easy to use, attractive to look at, informative, and best of all, it just works.

Canon introduces two new photo printers

New photo printers target the home and small office markets.

What's new in Lion: fonts and text

Among Lion's 250-plus new features are some welcome improvements to the way the OS works with fonts and text, including upgrades to Font Book and TextEdit.

Adobe Creative Suite's Lion limitations

Adobe has published a series of tech notes on Creative Suite's compatibility issues with Apple's Lion.

Flagit! 1.7

Flagit is a simple add-on to Apple Mail that performs the needed task of differentiating between types of flagged items. Flagit deploys a creative flagging method, aided by flexible and extensible flagging tools, that's both attractive and utilitarian.

Apple releases Final Cut Pro X

Apple launches Final Cut Pro X and companion apps Motion 5 and Compressor 4 on the App Store.

Opinion: Why Apple scrapped MobileMe for iCloud

As Apple gets iCloud ready for a fall launch, Jackie Dove looks back on why the last incarnation of cloud-based services from Apple never really caught on.

Anime Studio Debut 8 and Anime Studio Pro 8 released

New versions of Anime Studio promise to make creating animations easier.

Extensis launches Universal Type Server 3

Extensis releases an upgrade to its type server software that ensures both font distribution and license compliance.

Corel unveils Painter 12

Corel's flagship painting program gets an upgrade.