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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC 2015 review: New features and major performance gains

Adobe's photo organizer makes easy work of HDR and panoramas, recognizes faces, and takes better advantage of your computer's GPU.

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Review: Photos for OS X is faster than iPhoto but less powerful than Aperture

Photos arrives with OS X 10.10.3, but should you use it? Jeff Carlson unwraps the new app and Apple's iCloud Photo Library feature.

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Review: Fantastical 2 ups the ante for events in OS X

The overhaul of Fantastical brings it in parity with its iOS version and beyond.

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WhatSize review: Easily shed files on a bloated hard drive

A utility analyzes a disk drive and lets you give unneeded files and duplicates the heave-ho.

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Copy, Paste, Repeat: Finding the best clipboard manager for Mac

If you've ever felt the pain of accidentally copying over something important on your clipboard, you need a clipboard manager. We round up the top options for this essential Mac utility, including launchers that serve double-duty.

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DiskWarrior 5 review: The most essential drive maintenance and repair tool gets even better

Those frustrated with DiskWarrior's inability to deal with large volumes can now rejoice. DiskWarrior 5 goes 64-bit and adds new (and welcome) features.

Alfred review: This Mac app launcher continues to shine, but Alfred Remote doesn't stack up

Alfred is a top-notch productivity app on the Mac that makes launching apps a cinch. But Alfred Remote, its iOS counterpart? Not so much... yet.

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QuickBooks Online Self-Employed review: Untangle your business and personal expenses

If you work for yourself and file a Schedule C, this new version of QuickBooks can help. But it's not for everyone.

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Anypass review: This app mimics AirDrop between non-AirDrop capable Macs and iOS devices

Unless your Mac is running Yosemite and your iOS devices are running iOS 8, you can't use AirDrop to share files between them. That's where Anypass comes in.

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DocMoto for Mac review: Network-based document management tool tracks it all

We haven't seen any other document management app that matches the features, intelligence, or capabilities of DocMoto.

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Review: Need a mellow Markdown editor? Typed delivers

There are many Markdown editors available to Mac users, but perhaps none as beautifully designed as Realmac's Typed.

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ScreenFlow 5 review: The Mac's best screencasting app gets better with iOS capture

The newest version of this best-in-class tool lets you use your Mac to record the screen of your iPhone or iPad, complete with touch callouts.

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Mac Gems: Package-tracking app Deliveries breaks free of the Dashboard

Our favorite way to track all your incoming shipments is now a full-fledged Mac app that effortlessly syncs to iOS.