16 secrets of Google Drive

Google Drive is a souped-up productivity machine with lots of features you may not have even noticed. Here are 16 you shouldn't miss.

Keep track of trick-or-treating kids with Find My Phone

Halloween's a time for frights, but one of those shouldn't be losing track of your kids. With Find My iPhone, you can keep an eye on those trick-or-treaters.

Transmit 4 review: One of the best FTP clients for the Mac

Transmit makes is super easy to transfer files over the Internet.

SwitchUp review: Easily set up separate usage profiles for your apps

When you have different reasons for using the same apps, it helps if each app can have a unique usage profile. SwitchUp can help.

Review: ECBC Zeus could use some improvements

This messenger is a solid bag with plenty of pockets, but it disappoints in a few areas.

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Mac Gems: ReadKit could make you forget about Google Reader

Miss Google Reader? ReadKit could be a great new way to keep up with the news.

Mac Gems: Can't wait for Mavericks? TotalFinder offers Finder tabs and more

TotalFinder is a plug-in for the Finder that goes way beyond tabbed browsing.

Mac Gems: Pixa is an image organizer made for creative work

Pixa is an image organizer that combines a slick interface with smart tools.

Review: Face2Face makes Apple Mail more personable

Face2Face is an Apple Mail plug-in that helps add contact profile pictures to the app.

Review: Ogio Newt 15 is durable, well-organized

The Newt is a solidly-built bag with plenty of pockets for gadgets and gear.

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Manage multiple social media accounts with your Mac

Don't get bogged down by multiple social media accounts. Take control with these Mac apps.

Make Mail and Gmail play nice

Apple's Mail is better than ever at helping you manage your email. Google's Web-based Gmail is pretty good in its own right, but how do you combine the two? David Chartier shares his method.

Review: Mission Workshop R6 Arkiv Field Backpack is a versatile, component-based bag

Mission Workshop's R6 Arkiv Field Backpack offers top-notch construction and outstanding versatility, but at a price.

Work it: LinkedIn endorsements explained

Wondering why your LinkedIn connections are suddenly "endorsing" you or why the social networking site keeps asking you to do the same for others? David Chartier explains what Linkedin endorsements are all about.

Stay on top of the Web with read-later services

Read-later services let you save online articles for reading whenever it suits you, on your commute or just about anywhere else, even if you don’t have an Internet connection. David Chartier explores the options.