Don't-Miss Software Stories

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CrumplePop VideoDenoise review: Plugin cleans up noisy videos with ease

A fast, easy-to-use plugin for Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, and Adobe Premiere Pro that identifies and removes video noise originating from low-light conditions or incorrect camera settings.

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Tyranny review: The role-playing game for die-hard RPG fans is here

Tyranny doesn’t shoot for absolute marquee values in terms of its graphics, it does create a rich, immersive world worthy of exploration.

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TripMode 2 review: Utility manages, blocks, and caps macOS Internet use

Monitor and cap your Mac’s Internet data transfer on Wi-Fi networks or while tethering with a well-made management tool.

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Timing 2.0 review: Mac software for professionals to track billable time

Timing can track both billable time and activity on your Mac so you can know how much to bill a client.

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Digit review: Online savings account service to help you save money needs better controls

Digit is a service that builds savings by automatically withdrawing from your checking account. But its limited controls may left you short with your cash on hand.

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Torment: Tides of Numenera review: One of the best books you’ll ever play

If you value story, world building, intrigue, and have the attention span required to the game’s 40 hours of gameplay through to the end, this game's for you.

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iMazing 2.2 review: A better way to use your Mac to manage your iPhone and iPad

Move over, iTunes. iMazing is the iOS device manager we’ve been waiting for.

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Labelist 10 review: Versatile Mac label design software that’s worth paying for

The fastest way to design and print professional-looking labels, envelopes, letterhead, and more with a modern user interface and wide support for over 1,500 different types of stock as well as dedicated label printer hardware.

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Photosweeper 3 review: Sorts out the image duplicates in your Mac’s media libraries and folders

If you have many identical or similar copies of photos, wasting space or making it hard to find the best version, Photosweeper can sort that mess.

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Pixomatic 3 review: Layer-based image editor for iOS, now with hair selection

Pixomatic 3 delivers desktop-quality image masking and editing tools to smartphones and tablets for a nearly unlimited number of creative possibilities, including a Hair tool that makes background selection a breeze.

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ArtRage 5 review: Painting app upgrade fueled by an enhanced blend of interface, brushes, and artistic tools

Looking for an intuitive painting app? ArtRage is a fine place to start.

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Windows 10 S hands-on

We go hands on with Microsoft's Windows 10 S and one of its inexpensive partner laptops, the Dell Latitude 11 EDU.

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Obduction review: The makers of Myst get back in the game

This game’s artful world-building and fun puzzles ultimately outweigh its technical glitches.

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PrintLife 4 review: Easy desktop design for all, now with a big splash of color

A modern Mac app for designing and printing custom flyers, greeting cards, photo pages, or just about anything else using more than a thousand premade templates and a huge collection of included artwork.

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PDFpen 9 and PDFpenPro 9 review: PDF-editing apps get solid enhancements over previous versions

The latest versions of Smile's PDF-editing apps for the Mac get richer and deeper options, but remain much the same.