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iMovie for iOS 2 review: Updated video app slow-mos its way to greatness

iMovie for iOS gets an overhaul for Appleā€™s new mobile OS, featuring new options for controlling audio and video.

iMovie 10 review: A lot to like, a few quibbles

The new version of iMovie is a great tool for families, kids, and budding filmmakers, though it's still missing a few features we'd like to see. Intermediate-to-advanced filmmakers looking to max out iMovie might be better off upgrading to Final Cut Pro X, however.

HandBrakeBatch review: Easy-does-it batch video conversion

HandBrake can handle batch conversion of video files, but HandBrakeBatch makes the process even easier.

Premiere Elements 12 review: A compelling choice for video newbies

New features in Premiere Elements 12 will be great for beginning videographers, but existing Elements users can easily skip this version

Claquette review: Mac app makes it easy to be a video star

Claquette is a great app for making screencasts or videos in front of your Mac.

Flash Professional CC review: Solid improvements but no flashy new features

The debut Creative Cloud version of Flash posts a solid evolution of core features and functions without bold headliners.

After Effects CC review: Adobe hits a home run

New features in After Effects CC such as a live 3D workflow with Cinema 4D Lite, now included with Creative Cloud, give motion-graphics artists and compositors much-needed integration with true 3D object animation.

Review: Adobe Premiere Pro CC moves to the cloud

Nothing about Premiere Pro CC screams "gotta have it," with the possible exception of the new closed-captioning capabilities, but Adobe certainly checked several things off of the request list. And if it has fully embraced the cloud, additional tweaks should be appearing frequently.

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Review: Search and filter recently posted Reddit videos with Reddit TV

You don't have to scroll through all the subreddits looking for videos. This website corrals the YouTube gems posted to Reddit.

Mac Gems: iFlicks tags and converts video files for iTunes with finesse

Apps that can both transcode video to different formats and tag files with useful metadata can be incredibly useful. And I've found none better than Jendrik Bertram's $20 iFlicks.

Review: ScreenFlow 4 a great but quirky video capture and edit tool

ScreenFlow remains a terrific (though occasionally quirky) video capture and editing application.

Mac Gems: GIF Brewery makes it easy to create animated GIFs

Animated GIFs are a currency of online humor, but they can also be useful. GIF Brewery makes it easy to create your own animated GIFs from your videos.

Review: Amara is a Web-based service that lets anyone transcribe and translate online video

Once the domain of trained professionals, Amara tries to put the process of video transcription, subtitling and translation within reach of everyone.

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Review: Amazon Instant Video for iOS marred by Wi-Fi-only streaming and no AirPlay

Amazon Instant Video is a great option for those who like streaming older content or watching video they've purchased via Amazon.com. Unfortunately, it's restricted by Wi-Fi-only streaming, no AirPlay support, and no way to purchase content in-app.

Review: The Ted Talks app brings tons of video lectures to iOS

Ted Talks features lectures on topics ranging from feminism to biology, from education to poverty, and from creativity to so much more.