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The Macalope: In nomine dumb

You will be shocked by this shocking revelation about Apple, yeah, it's a religion.

Can't trust this: Inconsistencies shake faith in Apple

As much as senior contributor Lex Friedman would like to trust Apple, there are times when the company doesn't exactly inspire trust. And that's a problem for both Apple and its customers.

Symphytum 1.1 review: Bento-like database app a work in progress

As a personal database, Symphytum has potential, but it still needs many improvements to serve as a Bento replacement.

Numbers 2.0 for iOS review: Screen size does matter with Apple's spreadsheet app

Apple's new spreadsheet app for the iPad and iPhone is great if you rely on the built-in templates or you want to perform basic tasks. However, the screen real estate makes Numbers difficult to use for complex spreadsheets.

Drafts 3.5 for iOS review: Note-taking app lets you focus on writing first

Stop fussing with what app to use when you want to write something down. Write it in Drafts first, and then send it to the app you want.

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Make iPhone actions easier with Launch Center Pro

Launch Center Pro helps you get more out of, and do stuff more efficiently with, your iPhone or iPod touch. This week's video shows you how.

Make iPhone actions easier with Launch Center Pro

Launch Center Pro helps you get more out of, and do stuff more efficiently with, your iPhone or iPod touch. This week's video shows you how.

Flying Meat passes the VoodooPad torch to Plausible Labs

The personal wiki app for Mac and iOS has a new home and development team, and users can expect more attention devoted to the software.

iWork

Apple promises to restore some iWork features within six months

The complaints of missing features in iWork '13 were not in vain; Apple says it plans to reintroduce many of the currently lacking capabilities in coming months.

iWork '13: Dumbed down or smart move?

Power users complain that Apple stripped out important functionality from the new versions of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. The interesting question is why Apple would do such a thing.

Pages 2.0 for iOS review: iPad version mirrors Mac version in ease of use, features

Pages 2.0 is a definite improvement over its predecessor, offering all the features you need to make great-looking documents on your iPad or iPhone,.