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Hider 2 review: Create a secure digital hidey-hole on your Mac

Hider 2 isn't a perfect solution for securing your data, but it will likely suit the needs of the average non-spy.

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Hype 2.5 review: Tumult's 'love letter' update to its users is a triumph

Hype's latest update makes an already fantastic piece of software downright essential for those interested in building complex, scaling HTML5 animations but don't have HTML, CSS, or Javascript expertise.

The Week in Mac Apps: A formula for success

In this week's Mac app roundup, you'll find a bit of science mixed with art, a way to write out all those complex equations that always swirl around in your head, and a great way to keep tabs on everything your business does.

The Week in Mac Apps: Where no flare has gone before

In this week's Mac app roundup, you'll find software destined to explore new worlds, fix your photos, help you build some forms, and even find out everything you could possibly ever want to know about your Mac.

The Week in Mac Apps: Smile, you're on camera

One of the apps in this week's roundup helps you build the ultimate Kodak moment, while others help you stay more focused, more organized, and even more informed.

Tiny GarageBand update a welcome Mac App Store sight

Wednesday's GarageBand 10.0.1 update was less than 30MB. And that gives hope that more MAS changes will come in the form of small delta updates.

Opinion: Apple needs a handle on App Store paid-upgrade problem

Despite Apple's insistence on not allowing upgrade pricing for App Store apps, developers keep clamouring for more flexibility in the way they sell their apps, and are starting to look for ways around the company's walled garden. It's time for Cupertino to get a handle on the situation before it gets out of hand.

Podcast: Talking about Mac Gems

Senior editors Dan Frakes and Roman Loyola join the show to talk about our annual round-up of low-cost, high-quality Mac software.

Mac Gems: Welcome to GemFest 2013

It's time for our annual GemFest (a.k.a., Summer of Gems). Starting today and continuing through the end of August, we'll be reviewing a new Mac Gem every day (except Sunday). Some of the programs are simple, some more complex. Some will be niche-y, while others will be programs everyone should use. The one thing they all have in common is that each is a Mac Gem.

Evernote can now remind you to update your notes

Now users can have the Evernote service prompt them to stop and record whatever information is needed to complete a task.