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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.

Nikon's new long zoom point-and-shoot is smarter than any phone camera

Nikon's Coolpix L620 offers 14X zoom range; further specializes long lens point and shoots.

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Review: Photoshop Touch brings hardcore image editing to iOS and Android

Photoshop Touch 1.4.1 brings the power of Photoshop image editing to mobile devices.

Canon confronts smartphones with the itty-bitty Vixia mini camcorder

Canon unveils the diminutive Vixia mini compact personal camcorder to compete with smartphone video cameras.

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New QuarkXPress 10: Major overhaul modernizes the publishing package

Quark launches a state-of-the-art QuarkXPress to push the app into the Cocoa era.

Hands-on: Corel graces Painter X3 with new visual, brush, and painting features

Corel launches Painter X3, the 13th version of its fine-art program, with new visual, brush, and painting features.

Panasonic takes the long view with the Lumix FZ70

The Lumix DMC-FZ70 has a staggering 60X optical zoom range, the most for a consumer point-and-shoot.

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Video Alternatives

Shoot and share video without Instagram and Vine

The two blockbuster apps get all the buzz, but these 9 alternatives are as creative as an art-house indie.

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Extensis times upgrade of Suitcase Fusion to Adobe Creative Cloud launch

Suitcase Fusion's new features offer access to fonts, lessen's application toggling, and hasten prototyping

Canon's EOS 70D DSLR focuses on clear, sharp video

Canon is blurring the lines between still cameras and camcorders with brand-new autofocus technology.

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Sony launches new high-end pocket cameras

Sony unveils special editions of its compact cameras with the new RX100 II and the RX1R.

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Quark tightening upgrade policy for XPress publishing program

After June 30, Quark will only support upgrading from one previous version of QuarkXPress to the current version.

Mac Gems: Photo+ simplifies and streamlines photo viewing

ArcSoft Photo+ is a seriously no-hassle photo viewer at a great price.

Snapjoy photo service shuts down

Just six months after teaming up with Dropbox, Snapjoy is no more.

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Samsung's Galaxy NX spotlights Android software in a new high-end camera

Samsung launches the first advanced, interchangeable lens camera with Jelly Bean inside.

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