Nathan AldermanMacworld

Nathan Alderman is a writer and copy editor, and frequent Macworld contributor based in Alexandria, Virginia.

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FruitJuice review: Practice good battery health with your MacBook

This little Mac app lets you know when you should and shouldn't plug in your MacBook in order to get the most out of your battery life.

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Disk Diag review: Get rid of unnecessary space-hogging files on your hard drive

If you’ve got a capacious drive overrun with unwanted hangers-on, Disk Diag offers a fast, friendly way to evict them.

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Day One review: A Mac app that's so nice, you'll actually maintain your journal

Bloom Built’s superb Mac app makes it easier than ever to keep a journal, thanks to smart features and a beautiful, welcoming interface.

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AirBeam Pro 1.5 review: Turn your Mac and iOS devices into a home-surveillance system

Wondering what to do with your unused-but-still-usable iOS devices? You can use them with your Mac as surveillance cameras, using AirBeam Pro.

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Mail Pilot 1.1 review: Impressive Mac email client gets even better

The update to Mindsense's app fills in some of the feature gaps that were in version 1.0.

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Top Choice: Our favorite Mac mail clients

We tested a bumper crop of contenders to find the best e-mail offering for your needs.

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Broken Age review: Mac game breathes new life into an old genre

While it's half of the game that was promised on Kickstarter, Broken Age is an entertaining game—and the second half will be free when it's available.

Mail Pilot for Mac review: Email client charts a course for maximum productivity

Looking for a completely different approach to your email? Mail Pilot treats your emails as tasks on a to-do list.

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Need a gift idea? Give a Mac game for the holidays

Got a Mac gamer on your wish list? here are a few games you can give as gifts that won't disappoint.

Foxmail review: Email client from China, with moderate affection

Tencent's Mac email client can be used with email providers in the U.S., and it sports a clean design and a few clever features. But it's better suited for users of the company's services in China.

Opera Mail review: Email client is a blast from the past

Opera's email client is far from modern looking, but once you get it set up, it works wells.

Unibox 1.0 review: A welcome, fresh new approach to email on the Mac

Unibox still has some rough edges, but it's a new way of doing email that really works.

Apple Mail 7 review: Small updates don't offset big headaches

The latest version of the Mail.app feels dated, and it can be problematic if you use Gmail.

Safari 7 review: Mavericks browser saves battery life, brings further refinements

Safari 7 speeds up Web surfing, but it also takes a few steps backward with its feature set.

Trine 2 review: Mac game offers gorgeous adventure, brain-twisting puzzles

Trine 2’s built on familiar gaming ideas, but executes nearly every aspect flawlessly.