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FxFactory 6 review: Your one-stop supermarket for pro video plugins

FxFactory Pro 6 is an app store for professional video plugins compatible with Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, Adobe After Effects CC, and Adobe Premiere Pro CC.

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Focused 2.2 review: Text editor with helpful Markdown tools and Zen mode to help you focus

Formerally known as Typed, does this Mac writing app have what it takes to stand out from the crowd?

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Pastebot 2 review: Mac utility combines a deep clipboard with clever conversions

A new utility has features for managing copied items found elsewhere combined with unique additions that help in a world of text.

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Fuel! review: Ads turn gas station navigation app into dangerous distraction

Fuel! automates the process of finding the nearest gas station using Apple Maps or Google Maps without ever having to touch your iOS device.

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Clean Text 1.0 review: Now even mobile devices can scrub untidy copy

iOS utility helps reduce the amount of time spent editing text to fix common problems such as extraneous line breaks or spaces, remove empty lines, join paragraphs, and more.

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The indispensables: Essential software for your working Mac and iOS device

Here are Jeffery Battersby's must-have apps for his Working Mac toolkit.

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Photoshop Express 5 for iOS review: Adobe boosts app with brilliant collage feature

New hooks into Google Photos expands cloud-based interoperability.

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PDF Expert 2 review: Goodbye Preview, hello affordable PDF editing on Mac

When you need more PDF editing tools than what Apple's Preview offers, PDF Expert 2 is a very capable alternative.

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Airy review: Easy to use YouTube downloader, but less capable for the money

A straightforward, easy to use YouTube downloader that gets the job done on your Mac, but there are more capable utilities with better features.

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Track your valuable work hours with TSheets

TSheets has great timecard management and integrates with QuickBooks Online and Xero.

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Radio Silence 2 review: Set it and forget it Mac firewall for outgoing connections

Monitors behind-the-scenes network activity and allows users to selectively block outgoing connections.

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myHome Plus review: HomeKit app offers few advantages for iOS 10 users

myHome Plus offers complete control over any HomeKit accessory from your iOS devices or Apple Watch, with optional in-app upgrades that add support for Nest or WeMo.

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Dials Calendar review: iPhone app puts a unique spin on daily events

Dials Calendar presents each day’s events on a dial instead of a traditional list view, and syncs with popular cloud-based calendar services.

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Athentech Perfect Eyes and Perfect Skin review: Click your way to perfect portraits

Add a professional touch to your photographs.