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Hands on: Minbox merges email and the cloud for frictionless file sharing

Sharing files is often an exercise in patience, marred by slow upload speeds and complex workflows. Minbox, a newly-launched free service for OS X, aims to change all that.

Amazon launches iOS photo app for Cloud Drive

Got photos? You'll be happy to know you can use your iPhone to safely store them on Amazon Cloud Drive thanks to the company's new—and free—iOS app.

Hands on with Remote Desktop for Google+ Hangouts

Google has integrated a remote desktop support feature to Google+ Hangouts, making it easier to troubleshoot someone else's computer. Here's how the new feature works.

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Printopia Pro brings AirPrint support to organizations large and small

Printopia Pro, an enterprise version of the popular OS X utility, aims to expand support for Apple's AirPrint to large and small organizations, all at less than the cost of a single new printer.

The most reliable Windows laptop is a Mac, says Soluto

The data compiled about laptops running the popular Soluto software resulted in some surprising hardware ratings. Soluto's crowdsourced troubleshooting software and service now comes in a business edition with remote control options.

Hands on with Drafts 3.0 and its impressive new organization tools

Drafts 3.0 adds a lot of organization to the popular iOS app for creating and repurposing text notes. Lex Friedman has a first look.

Hands on: Panic's Status Board makes eye-catching work of tracking data

Panic on Wednesday released its new iPad app, Status Board, which lets you assemble a customizable dashboard of information.

First Look: Doo document manager

If you're drowning in files, Doo is a surprisingly powerful document manager for the desktop.

Dropbox unveils new Sync API

Dropbox on Wednesday introduced its new Sync API, which the company says will let developers focus on their apps' core functionality, while Dropbox handles the intricacies of file syncing.

Expo Notes: MacKeeper takes a more subtle approach this year

Compared to last year's Macworld/iWorld, Mac utility developer ZeoBit is taking a much different approach to its presence on the show floor.

First Look: Napkin makes fun work of image annotations

The just-released Napkin app for Mac makes it easy to assemble images and then add all sorts of annotations: callouts, text, shapes, and more. Lex Friedman goes hands on.

Black Pixel releases Kaleidoscope 2

Black Pixel on Thursday released Kaleidoscope 2, with new features including Perforce support, folder diffs, and an overhauled design.

Fleksy's keyboard app means your eyes never have to wander (video)

Available for iOS and now in beta testing for Android, Fleksy's goal is to allow you to type without ever looking at your smartphone device's screen.

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