Roman LoyolaSenior Editor, Macworld

Roman has covered technology since the early 1990s. His career started at MacUser, and he's worked for MacAddict, Mac|Life, TechTV, PC/Computing, and Windows NT Systems.

Macworld | iWorld 2012 Best of Show winners

Hundreds of products are on display, but a few stand out from the rest.

Expo Notes: iGlobe turns your iMac into a dazzling 3D globe

PersonalPlanet is a niche product, suitable for museums and schools with available funds. But it offers dazzling graphics and presents data in a way that makes it more understandable.

Macworld | iWorld 2012 Best of Show winners

The annual expo for Mac and iOS users has evolved to focus on the user community, but the exhibit hall where companies show off their wares is still a huge part of the show—you might even say it’s the most important part. Hundreds of products are on display, but a few stand out from the rest. We call these products the Best of Show.

Expo Notes: Gather online financial statements with FileThis Fetch

FileThis hopes to make the paperless office more of a reality with FileThis Fetch, a new online service that helps gather and organize your financial statements.

Expo Notes: KiteReaders’ new interactive kids ebook promotes cultural awareness

Based on the book, What Does it Mean to be Global? by Rana DiOrio, the new Be Global ebook introduces kids to different cultures around the world.

Review: PlayDead's Limbo is an uncanny platform game

One thing’s for certain in PlayDead Studios’ Limbo: You will die—or, more specifically, your character will die. Sometimes it’s sudden, sometimes you see it coming, and it’s always OK when it happens. It’s all part of the experience that makes Limbo one of the better platform games for the Mac.

How to adjust OS X's Software Update

Apple distributes updates to Mac OS X and some of its applications through a feature in the operating system called Software Update. Here’s how to customize Software Update to your liking.

Apple unveils iTunes U app

At the Apple education event on Thursday, Apple executives Eddy Cue and Jeff Robbin unveiled the iTunes U app, a new way for students and teachers to manage course material for classes on an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch.

How to change the Mac's system voice

The Mac has a text to speech feature, where the Mac reads selected text. In this how-to, you will learn how to change the system voice, as well as add new voices.

Jelly Defense for Mac an addictive tower-defense game

Infinite Dreams provides more than just cute critters in Jelly Defense, and the result is a refreshing take on the tower defense game genre.

Comcast AnyPlay streams live TV to iPad

With Comcast’s new AnyPlay and the Xifinity Triple Play service, you can watch live TV on your iPad.

2011 in review: The year in Mac

As we prepare to enter a new year, let’s take a look back at the previous 12 months from a Mac perspective.

How to shop at the Mac App Store

You say you’ve never bought anything on the Mac App Store? Don’t worry, we’re here to help. In this tutorial, we’ll go through the steps for buying software on the Mac App Store. It’s very easy.

Pogoplug reveals Series 4 cloud storage device

On Wednesday, Pogoplug reveals the latest version of their hardware, the Series 4.

Buying guide: Macs

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We give you the lowdown on Apple's offerings to help you decide which Mac to buy.