Serenity CaldwellAssociate Editor, Macworld

Serenity has been writing and talking and tinkering with Apple products since she was old enough to double-click. In her spare time, she sketches, writes, acts, sings, and wears an assortment of hats.

Review: Steadicam Smoothee makes your iPhone glide

Tiffen's $169 Steadicam Smoothee may not be for everyone, but budding videographers and video journalists will love it.

Apple TV 5.2.1 brings redesigned Hulu Plus app, security fixes

Appleā€™s Apple TV 5.2.1 software update, released on Tuesday, brings a redesigned interface for the television and movies streaming app as well as patching a number of bugs.

Review: Dodocase mini iPad mini case is a book lover's dream

The Dodocase mini for the iPad mini is like a good hardcover book: It may weigh a little more than your traditional case, but the feel is perfect in your hand.

Five improvements iBooks Author needs to make

Associate editor Serenity Caldwell likes iBooks Author--but she has a few gripes she'd like to see fixed before she can consider using it more often.

The alternative publishing roundtable

Serenity Caldwell hosts Adam and Tonya Engst, David Sparks, and Scott Simpson in a discussion of electronic publishing.

Expo Notes: Olloclip's camera lens system comes to the iPhone 5 (video)

Olloclip brought a photo booth to the Macworld/iWorld show floor to promote its iPhone 5 lens system and upcoming iPhone case.

Expo Notes: Chef Sleeve lets you cook with your iPad, worry-free (video)

Want to cook with your iPad? You needn't get it mucked up with flour or balance it against your microwave with Chef Sleeve's tech cooking accessories.

Mac Pro sales to stop March 1 in EU countries

Because of a new regulation that goes into effect in March, Apple's Mac Pro will no longer be compliant with EU electrical standards, so Apple is ending sales of its desktop system in those countries on March 1.

How to set up iCloud

Just got a new Mac, iPhone, iPad, or iPod, and want help setting up iCloud across all your devices? Here's the how-to for you.

Get started with the iPad and iPad mini

Received an iPad or iPad mini for the holidays? Check out our guide to transferring your information, getting it set up, and some basic starting steps.

Get started with your iPhone 5

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Received an iPhone 5 for the holidays? Check out our guide to transferring your information, getting it set up, and some basic starting steps.

Last-minute online gifting for apps, movies, music, and books

Stuck without a gift close to Christmas? Never fear: If your relatives like apps, books, movies, musics, or TV shows, there's a very simple solution to this dilemma -- electronic gift certificates.

Review: Apple's Remote app gets a new iPad interface, support for Up Next

The third version of Apple's iTunes and Apple TV controller may be the nicest yet, thanks to interface improvements and support for new iTunes 11 features.

Venture beyond the Mac App Store

The Mac App Store is great for the majority of simple applications you might want to purchase. But there are plenty of other apps for you to explore and try. Here are some of the ways to find an app, get it onto your computer, and update it.

Hands-on with Paper 1.2.1: Colors and pressure support give drawings new life

Associate editor Serenity Caldwell takes drawing app Paper's newest update, with its color-mixer add-on and support for Ten One's Pogo Connect pressure-sensitive stylus, for a spin.