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iOS 8 changes we’d like to see: Calendar and Reminders

If Apple's pattern holds, iOS 8 will be unveiled in just a couple weeks, at this year's WWDC. Here are some changes we'd like to see to the Calendar and Reminders apps.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Reach for the sky

One of the apps in this week's roundup takes you to infinity and beyond, while another grounds your business firmly to Earth. In between, you'll find ways to get things organized, go on a trip, and stash away the entire Web for later.

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Google launches stand-alone Docs, Sheets, and Slides apps

After bringing its Google Apps apps into its Drive cloud storage, Google has decided to separate them again.

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Collective review: Attractive, lightweight clipboard utility gets the details right

If you're looking for a clipboard utility that's affordable, attractive, and powerful, no reason to compromise: Check out Collective.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Time and again

Time is of the essence in this week's app roundup. Whether it's keeping track of it, knowing when it comes, or just figuring out how much of it is left, we've got an app that can cover your every need.

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MacBook in the cloud: Work with the same files on multiple Macs

It's hard to keep your files in sync when you're working with multiple computers. Here's how associate editor Serenity Caldwell juggles three Macs but just one file system.

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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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The Week in iOS Apps: On a Carousel

This week's roundup of iOS apps features two new apps for editing and sharing your photos. Plus updates to some of our favorite productivity apps and a chance to live in M.C. Escher's universe.

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Patterns review: Utility makes quick work of regular expressions

If you work with text, you owe it to yourself to learn regular expressions, and Patterns can help you do that--as well as figure out exactly what your search patterns are capturing.

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Checkmark 2 reminds you to do that thing at the place

Reminder apps are everywhere, but Snowman's Checkmark 2 one ups Apple's own reminder system with powerful location-based reminders and more. It's Senior Editor Dan Moren's staff pick of the week.