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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.

Apple overhauls iLife apps for both the Mac and iOS

Long-awaited upgrades finally come to Apple's iLife collection of creative desktop and mobile applications.

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Yojimbo 4 review: Stellar information manager adds better sync (for a fee)

Yojimbo 4 adds a revamped sync feature, as well as full-screen and Retina-display support, to the venerable data manager, though if you don't need sync, Yojimbo 3 will still do fine.

Video autoplay comes to Instagram, but you can set some limits

Instagram's latest update institutes video autoplay on the service, but you can set limits.

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Demystifying digital camera sensors once and for all

Forget megapixels. A camera's soul is its sensor, and not all are created equal.

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Make a Cameo appearance with this collaborative video app

With Cameo for iPhone you get two minutes to tell your story, and sometimes that's all you need.

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Nikon's new D610 DSLR boasts new features and a lower price

The D610 full-frame DSLR improves on last year's D600, while costing $100 less.

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Adobe reports massive security breach

Nearly 3 million customers are affected by a hack in which criminals gained access to customer information, including IDs and encrypted passwords.

Perfectly Clear cleans up images with just a tap and slide

With a simple slider interface and impressive presets, Perfectly Clear can turn photo mistakes into share-worthy masterpieces.

Fractal kings return with a breathtaking iOS app

Self-replicating fractals appear in geometry, in nature, and now on your iPhone and iPad.

Introducing Frax, a compelling new iOS fractal app

Host Jackie Dove speaks with the developers of Frax, a new fractal generation app.

Frax for iOS review: Reveling in Mandelbrots and Julias anywhere

Frax combines the power of Apple's mobile hardware with the beauty of the fractal universe.

Point, shoot, share: 10 alternatives to Instagram and Facebook

Specialty photo-sharing networks provide extra privacy, voice captions, storytelling, and even an easy way to buy prints.

Photoshop Touch gives images the full treatment on the go

Photoshop Touch packs nearly all of Photoshop's depth and tools into a friendly mobile interface.

The 10 best new photography features in iOS 7

Once you get used to the mobile OS's overhauled Camera and Photos apps, you'll take pictures faster and better than ever.

Rugged Nikon digicam can dive and freeze without protection

The Nikon 1 AW1 is the first interchangeable lens camera that can accompany you from the top of a mountain to the bottom of a lake.

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