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.

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Staff Picks: Thomas Was Alone is an ode to artificial intelligence (and double jumps)

One of the PlayStation Vita's most delightful puzzle platformers has comes to the iPad, and it translates perfectly; its music, story, and gameplay combine to make it our latest staff pick.

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Podcast: Everything's awesome, nobody's happy

Serenity Caldwell and Chris Breen discuss Apple's rumored home automation moves, hacked Aussie iCloud accounts, and kids and old computers.

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Podcast: Nicely done!

Serenity Caldwell and Chris Breen discuss the news of the week including corporate hook-ups, changes at Apple retail stores, and why iTunes updates can be problematic.

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iOS 8 changes we’d like to see: Photos and Camera

Apple has obsessed over camera features in iOS since the iPhone 3GS, and with luck, we'll see improvements in the next version of iOS, too. Here are some photography features we're hoping for in iOS 8.

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Staff Picks: Moju adds some literal motion to stop-motion imagery

A quirky combination of Instagram and stop-motion imagery, Moju offers a quick way to create 24-frame animations and capture a bit more than static pictures have to offer.

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Deckset review: Mac app excels at presentation minimalism

Though it trades more in plain text than flashy transitions, Deckset is an excellent tool for making beautifully minimal presentations.

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Podcast: We got the Beats!

Chris Breen and Serenity Caldwell talk the news of the week including larger iPhones, Apple's possible acquisition of Beats Music, Katie Cotton's departure, and more FCC shenanigans.

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Staff Picks: Hum is the little songwriting app I never knew I needed

Store your hums, tunes, lyrics, and notes in this beautifully-constructed little songwriting app.

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Adobe Voice review: Video storytelling software captures some of Apple's magic

What's your story? Adobe's brilliant new Voice app, released Thursday, is designed to help you answer that question. Here's our review.

Podcast: The boulevard of broken dreams

Serenity Caldwell and Chris Breen return to discuss products sure to not appear at WWDC, bad bad broadband companies, and Apple retail store changes.

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Staff Picks: Rock out with Ultimate Guitar Tabs

You don't have to be a guitar, bass, or ukelele god to have fun and play your favorite songs, thanks to the Ultimate Guitar Tabs app.

Add time and location-based notifications to reminders

The Reminders app makes it simple to keep track of your tasks. You can make these lists even more powerful, however, thanks to time and location-based reminders.

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Staff Picks: Brush up on your language skills with Duolingo

Want to learn a new language or brush up on one you already know? Our staff pick, Duolingo, provides a great foundation for doing so.

This is Tim: Apple's CEO on the iPad, Apple TV, future products, and China

Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke at length during Apple's second-quarter earnings call, touching on the iPad's recent sales decline, Apple TV, and the numbers from China.

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Skip the gym and enjoy quick workouts with the FitStar app

There are a thousand and one fitness apps out there, but FitStar gets the gold medal by being our staff pick this week.