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Macworld Editors's Choice Awards

Macworld Editors' Choice Awards: The best products of 2013

The editors of Macworld see hundreds of product each year. These products are the one that made the most impact in 2013.

FileMaker 13

Filemaker 13: The database is in your browser

FileMaker, Inc. previews its new FileMaker 13 platform, which puts the emphasis on browser access and improved design tools.

The Week in Mac Apps: A formula for success

In this week's Mac app roundup, you'll find a bit of science mixed with art, a way to write out all those complex equations that always swirl around in your head, and a great way to keep tabs on everything your business does.

The Week in Mac Apps: Where no flare has gone before

In this week's Mac app roundup, you'll find software destined to explore new worlds, fix your photos, help you build some forms, and even find out everything you could possibly ever want to know about your Mac.

iWork

Updates to Mac iWork add toolbar customization

Apple issued software updates for Keynote, Numbers, and Pages that include new toolbar customization for the Mac and bug fixes.

The Week in Mac Apps: Smile, you're on camera

One of the apps in this week's roundup helps you build the ultimate Kodak moment, while others help you stay more focused, more organized, and even more informed.

Pat yourself on the back with Recur, the reverse to-do list

Because a list of accomplishments is so much more satisfying than a never-ending stream of tasks.

Apple expands collaboration, adds folders and printing to iWork for iCloud

The beauty of Web apps is that a company can add features that don't require you to download anything new. And lucky you, Apple just added some new capabilities to its iWork for iCloud beta apps.

The Week in Mac Apps: Everything, organized

In this week's Mac app roundup, we'll help you organize your time, read your news, manage your every thought, and even … learn your ABCs.

Brainshark touts PowerPoint-on-iPad success, but Microsoft circles the waters

Brainshark's SlideShark app for viewing and showing PowerPoint presentations on iOS devices has been downloaded more than 2 million times.

Flying Meat passes the VoodooPad torch to Plausible Labs

The personal wiki app for Mac and iOS has a new home and development team, and users can expect more attention devoted to the software.

iWork

Apple promises to restore some iWork features within six months

The complaints of missing features in iWork '13 were not in vain; Apple says it plans to reintroduce many of the currently lacking capabilities in coming months.

Productive Macs bundle

New ProductiveMacs bundle offers Mac Gems on the cheap

Looking for some great software? Don't want to spend a lot? The latest ProductiveMacs bundle includes a nice bunch of Mac Gems, along with a couple other quality apps, for just $30.