Don't-Miss Stories

asana primary

Asana review: a full-featured task manager for iOS devices

The new mobile app for Asana's popular task management service lets iPhone and iPad users run their collaborative undertakings on the go.

MacBook Pro

MacBook Pro (Mid 2014) review: Update offers slightly better CPU performance

If you have an older laptop, the latest MacBook Pro could give you a nice little speed bump. But if your MacBook Pro is more recent, that bump won't warrant an upgrade.

Will Apple drop Intel chips anytime soon?

mondaynote.com

Will Apple ever abandon Intel and use its own ARM processors to power the Mac instead? When the company first released its A7 chip for iOS devices, former Apple exec Jean Louis Gassee rejected such speculation. But now he's having second thoughts.

BioShock iOS

Return to Rapture: The original BioShock is coming to iOS this summer

2K China, the same team that ported XCOM: Enemy Unknown to iPads and iPhones, is now bringing BioShock to iOS devices—but do you want it?

Hands-on: miniLock's powerful file encryption is dead simple to use

A new Chrome app called miniLock is making it easy to encrypt and share single files with others.

on pcworld.com

appstoreindiedevs primary

Why Apple should pay more attention to indie developers in the App Store

A wave of recent blog posts from independent developers are detailing how it's gotten harder to make a living from the App Store -- and Apple should listen.

contexts mac icon

Contexts review: Make your OS X windows more manageable

Having trouble finding the exact window you need in OS X? Context give you the tools to find the window you want.

Improve your presentation skills: how to make smoother slide transitions in Keynote

Too often, we still think of presentations as one-slide-after-another. But Joe Kissell has some tips for making them practically seamless and cinematic.

ipad portable recording studio fig 5 api

Keep it Reel: Record, mix, and release a professional recording on your iPad

Here's how Berklee College of Music professor Andrea Pejrolo turned his iPad into a portable, professional recording studio. Part two: Record, mix, and releasing a project from the iPad.

goodreader primary

GoodReader 4 review: An excellent universal app for PDF management

Read, edit, and create new files with this slick upgrade to a longtime favorite.

00 intro

The Week in iPad Cases: A la mode

This week’s roundup of new iPad protection brings you a little fashion sense, some amazing colors, and a gentle reminder that, alas, another school year is just around the corner.

No idea what they're talking about

But that doesn't stop these pundits!