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Dive into OS X Yosemite in Macworld's October Digital Edition

In this month's Digital Edition of Macworld, Jason Snell gives his impressions of the Yosemite prerelease version. We also spotlight 38 great Mac apps, review the mid-2014 iMac, and outline a simple but effective tagging system for organizing files.

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Name Mangler review: The file renamer for Mac power users

You'll find many OS X utilities that can rename a bunch of files at once, but Name Mangler is the most powerful we've tried, and version 3 offers some nice improvements.

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Slack exits beta with its tool for information overload

Slack aims to take your emails and files, along with content from Twitter, Dropbox, and elsewhere, and plunk that into its own platform to make it more easily searchable.

Mac Gems: Can't wait for Mavericks? TotalFinder offers Finder tabs and more

TotalFinder is a plug-in for the Finder that goes way beyond tabbed browsing.

Manage Your Media More Effectively with NAS

Network attached storage may be your best bet to get those unruly pictures, music files, and videos under control in a flash. Here's your plan of attack.

Mac Gems: Pixa is an image organizer made for creative work

Pixa is an image organizer that combines a slick interface with smart tools.

Mac Gems: Get control of your Mac's desktop with Desktop Groups

If you like to use your desktop as a place to save frequently-accessed files, Desktop Groups can help keep those files organized.

Connected Data announces Transporter 2.0

The manufacturer of the Transporter personal cloud-based storage device has announced a major software update.

Mac Gems: The Unarchiver is a free, robust file-extraction utility

If you find OS X's built-in capabilities for unarchiving and uncompressing files to be too limited, you'll want to check out Dag Agren's free The Unarchiver.