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Review: Notability for Mac brings ink to the desktop

The popular iOS notetaking app Notability is now on the Mac, with the promise of a seamless note-sharing experience.

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Review: Wunderlist 3 for iOS and OS X shines at delegation

Wunderlist may be the best group task management app you'll ever put your hands on.

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Livescribe 3 review: Turns your handwritten paper notes into digital text in real time

The Livescribe 3 works with your iOS device to make digital input of your note seamless.

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Hands-on: Tempo brings its super-smart calendaring to iPad

The popular iPhone calendar app finally launches on iPad, giving iOS another solid offering in this category.

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News Notifications review: Add RSS feeds to OS X's Notification Center

A simple app for adding your news to your notifications.

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The best iOS calculator apps

Whether you need just basic calculation or higher-level math, these are the top choices for your iPhone and iPad.

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Document Writer review: A cheap alternative to Microsoft Word

Document Writer has the basic tools you expect from a word processor, though the app has some interface quirks.