Don't-Miss Utility software Stories
If you need to edit Web pages remotely, this universal iOS utility can be a handy addition to your iPhone and iPad. You will have to put up with occasional connection problems and stability issues, however.
Clipboard Cleaner is a simple utility that strips all formatting from the contents of the clipboard, either automatically or on command.
If quick access to remote computers is a must, this touch-based VNC client will prove to be indispensable.
PopClip will appeal to both iOS fans and Mac traditionalists by making text-editing and -processing commands more accessible.
Piezo is an attractive and easy-to-use app for recording audio from other Mac programs.
Sitting in front of your computer all day can be wearing. BreakTime reminds you to take frequent breaks.
A new Mac software bundle offers a number of Mac Gems favorites, as well as other titles, for a bargain of a price.
Dragon Express provides a handy, easy-to-use way to dictate occasional texts and transfer them to your applications
This iPhone and iPad utility brings time, date, and weather data to your iOS device, using an 3D model of the Earth.
NetSpot is a remarkable aid in laying out even a small-home Wi-Fi network, using a Mac laptop as your wireless-survey tool.
Ecamm Network took one of our favorite utilities, Printopia, and made it even better. Printopia still lets you print to any Mac-shared printer from your iOS devices, but it now lets you "print" to Mac applications and PDF Workflows, password-protect your virtual printers, and even print from other Macs.
This iPhone app mimics the functionality of Web sites that look up phone numbers, but with a few advantages for iOS device owners.
Wondering where everybody is? These iOS apps can help you track down friends and family -- or let other people know your location.
Jettison lets you unmount external volumes by just closing your MacBook's lid (or putting your desktop Mac to sleep). When you hear Jettison's confirmation sound, it's safe to unplug and go.
FreeSpace is a handy menu-bar utility for keeping an eye on your free drive space, as well as for quickly accessing and unmounting volumes.