Actions is a combination of Mac and iOS apps that turn your iPad into a nifty touchscreen control pad and shortcut panel for your Mac.
Previously known as Projectbook for iPad, NoteSuite now has a Mac companion, making its powerful note-taking tools available on two platforms.
Do you still need to use iTunes to sync your iPad and iPhone with your Mac? The answer is (probably) yes. Associate Editor Serenity Caldwell explains why, and leads you through the ins and outs of the syncing process.
Bluenote doesn't have a ton of features, but it works as a basic app.
Discover some of your Mac's most useful hidden menu and keyboard commands. All you need to make them appear is the right magic key: Shift, Option, or Control.
Cal's simple design makes it a powerful tool for planning out your day.
OCR software converts document scans into searchable PDFs. But what settings and software will get you the most accurate results while using the least hard-disk space? Joe Kissell's results may surprise you.
Good news: Microsoft finally released an iPhone app for Office. Bad news: It's not the kind of app we were hoping for.
Apple has begun expanding its iWork for iCloud beta, inviting developers free accounts to start testing the in-browser versions of Apple's Pages, Keynote and Numbers applications.
Imagine how it must have been for the Founding Fathers around this time in 1776, when they had to sit down, write, and ratify the Declaration of Independence. Let's give our forefathers a high-tech leg up with these 13 technologies, and let freedom (and even some free products) ring.