Don't-Miss OS X Stories

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Do you need to care if Apple changes its system font? (Spoiler: Nah.)

If Apple does change iOS and OS X's system font to San Francisco to match the Apple Watch, the font itself is only half the story.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Meet Alternote, a distraction-free Evernote client

In this week’s roundup of Mac apps, you’ll find apps for taking notes and getting your thoughts organized, even when you’re on the go. Plus, we're bringing you great tools for managing your photos, drawing your next org chart, and translating foreign languages.

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6 iTunes problems Apple needs to fix

iTunes is probably among the most used apps on your Mac, and there are several ways it could provide a better experience.

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Podcast: Beta think twice, it's all right

Glenn and Susie discuss whether it's smart to put betas of iOS and OS X on your everyday devices. Plus, we praise our experience with the new MacBook and gripe about early Apple Watch apps.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Allocator raises the bar for other investment apps

This week's roundup of Mac apps brings you great ways to add richness to your audio recordings and screen captures, calendar software that covers your entire year, and more.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Keep your bookmarks all in one place with URL Manager Pro, and more

This week’s Mac app roundup brings you tools to organize your notes, manage your finances, and, when you’re ready to relax, write a song or two.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from April 2015

Action, adventure, space travel, and bread—a fine mix of options to consider.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Dance to your own groove with BeatLine, animate a story with Creature, and more

In this week's roundup of new Mac apps, we bring you a tool that lets you cut your own groove, a dashboard widget that helps you keep up with the news, and an app that makes sure you don't wake up your boss at 3:00 a.m. (unless you really want to).

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Podcast: Everything we love, hate, and love to hate about Photos for OS X

Glenn and Susie are joined by special guests Joe Kissell and Jeff Carlson to talk about Photos, iCloud Photo Library, and how it fits into our post-iPhoto-and-Aperture lives.

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Got a new MacBook? USB Target Disk Mode works with the right cable (which Apple doesn't sell)

Now you see it, now you don't. Wait, it's back! Apple introduces first Target Disk Mode for MacBook with lots of qualifications.

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3 easy ways to share a Mac's screen, great for long-distance tech support

Has your family appointed you as dedicated Mac support technician? Of course they have. Use Screen, TeamViewer, or even FaceTime to help them out no matter how far away.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Core Animator, Graph Builder, Ninox, and more apps for work and study

In this week's roundup of new Mac apps, you'll find animation tools for programmers, software for serious coin collectors, and a little help for kids who are having trouble with fractions.

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Mac 911: How to erase your Mac's hard drive the right way

Erasing a drive, how FileVault 2 encryption can play into it, and out-of-date Recovery Drive partitions.