Don't-Miss Productivity software Stories
Stop fussing with what app to use when you want to write something down. Write it in Drafts first, and then send it to the app you want.
Pages 2.0 is a definite improvement over its predecessor, offering all the features you need to make great-looking documents on your iPad or iPhone,.
Solid upgrade offers significant new features; works flawlessly with new OS X version
The Omni Group tweaked the user interface of its perennial diagram program. Longtime users will have to adjust, but it's all for the better.
New features will please some users and infuriate others.
The latest version of the Mail.app feels dated, and it can be problematic if you use Gmail.
Apple closes the chapter on the old Pages. The new version is a major rewrite of the app that goes in a completely new direction.
Outstanding calendar app maintains intuitive interface and natural-language-event-creation capabilities, gains reminder management and an overhauled interface.
Calendars 5 is an impressive calendar app for iOS that looks terrific, offers easy-to-use features, and works equally well on iPhone and iPad.
Both Fusion 6 and Parallels 9 do an amazing job of turning your Mac into a multi-OS powerhouse.
Editorial is a text editor with an intuitive Workflow feature that helps you be more productive with your written content.
Yojimbo 4 adds a revamped sync feature, as well as full-screen and Retina-display support, to the venerable data manager, though if you don't need sync, Yojimbo 3 will still do fine.
Contrast's app launcher gets iOS 7 facelift, lets you initiate everyday smartphone tasks with just one tap.
CargoLifter slims down your email messages by automatically uploading attachments to your favorite cloud-storage service.
It has its limitations, but Tap Forms 1.5 has useful tools for a personal database.