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Introducing Frax, a compelling new iOS fractal app

Host Jackie Dove speaks with the developers of Frax, a new fractal generation app.

Voila review: Screen capture app makes it easy to sort your screenshots

Voila has good screen capture and annotation tools, but it excels at organizing your shots, helpful if you take a lot of them.

Folder Factory review: Take the blahs out of OS X's folder icons

Customize OS X's folder icons to reflect your personality.

The art of numbers: Who knew Big Data could look so cool?

Bold graphics tell a human story that spreadsheets cannot.

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Status Magic review: Perform nifty hocus-pocus on iOS screenshots

Customize the iOS status bar in your iOS screenshots.

Wacom drops "Bamboo" name for tablets with new Intuos line

So long, Bamboo: Wacom on Wednesday announced that its consumer and pro tabletop tablet lines would merge under the Intuos name. (The Cintiq name continues to represent the company's top-tier tablet display.)

Wordify review: Create typographic images with a few mouse clicks

A fun app for making images created with words.

Sip review: Get exact color information of on-screen pixels

Sip is a utility to get color information for items on screen.

Christmas comes early for artists with new Wacom iPad stylus and tablet

Wacom on Tuesday surprised artists around the globe with a foray into the pressure-sensitive iPad stylus market along with its own mobile tablet solution based on the Cintiq line.

iDraw review: Surprising power for an affordable graphics app

It's not as full-featured as Illustrator, but for a lot of artists, iDraw has the right tools at the right price.