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.

OS X catches a wave, as Apple previews OS X Mavericks

Apple Senior Vice President Craig Federighi previewed the next version of OS X on stage at Monday's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote, Mavericks. The cats are

Review: Mail Pilot attempts to turn your email into a crafty but complex to-do list

Mail Pilot is a Kickstarter-turned-mail app that aims to turn your email into a date-based to-do list. It largely succeeds, though it's not quite ready for a spot on your home screen just yet.

Mac Gems: Highland is a minimalist, wonderful screenplay tool

Writing a script is fun. Formatting a script? Less so. Highland won't replace Final Draft for most professionals, but it's a wonderful supplemental tool for getting the most important part—the writing—on digital paper.

Hands on: Dark Sky 3.0 lets you report your own weather

Clear skies may be boring, but I prefer them in the summertime; none of my summer activities work very well in the rain. It's one reason I love Dark Sky for iOS, and version 3.0 brings several worthy improvements to the precipitation prediction service.

Review: Forecast.io is a fantastic service and a fantastic Web app

Forecast.io is not only a great way to view your real-time and weekly weather forecast; it's one of the best Web app implementations I've ever seen.

Review: Netflix for iOS is a must-have for subscribers

Netflix's streaming video app for the iPhone and iPad are a must-install for most users. Unfortunately, while playback is fairly competent, limited additional options make queue management frustrating.

How to track a lost computer with Find My Mac

Misplaced your Mac? If you've enabled the free Find My Mac feature of iCloud, you may be able to track it down.

Review: Amazon Instant Video for iOS marred by Wi-Fi-only streaming and no AirPlay

Amazon Instant Video is a great option for those who like streaming older content or watching video they've purchased via Amazon.com. Unfortunately, it's restricted by Wi-Fi-only streaming, no AirPlay support, and no way to purchase content in-app.

Master the Camera app on iOS

This week's Macworld Video tip helps you get the most out of the Camera app on the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

Review: Ninja Standing Desk is perfect for the traveling office ninja in your life

Dan McDonley's Ninja Standing Desk is a beautiful use of $159 and a great (if unconventional) way to start standing at work.

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

Apple’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.