Don't-Miss Utility software Stories
Joe Kissell has tried them all: MozyHome, Backblaze, Carbonite, and Dolly Drive. But he keeps coming back to CrashPlan, Java app and all.
ControlAir uses the FaceTime HD camera to allow touch-free, gesture-based control over a handful of media player software using only your index finger
A utility analyzes a disk drive and lets you give unneeded files and duplicates the heave-ho.
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.
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.
Waltr can put unsupported formats like FLAC, AVI, and MKV on your iOS device, right in the Music and Videos apps where you'd want 'em.
Prosoft's data recovery software works as well as ever, while letting you create a bootable partition for emergencies.
You know that one song that sends you lunging for the skip button every time? Denied can skip it for you.
You tap out a calculation with the iPhone version, then sync the result over to Calcbot for your Mac.
Our favorite way to track all your incoming shipments is now a full-fledged Mac app that effortlessly syncs to iOS.
No matter how slimmed down you believe your Mac's hard drive to be there are likely large files consuming space you could use for better things. These tools ferret out those files.
Version 6 of this mature font management tool looks great on Retina displays too.
Carbon Copy Cloner, a venerable cloning and backup utility, gains new features and an improved interface.