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Dropzone review: Go drag-and-drop crazy with OS X

Dropzone takes several different tasks and makes them drag-and-dropable.

SwitchUp review: Easily set up separate usage profiles for your apps

When you have different reasons for using the same apps, it helps if each app can have a unique usage profile. SwitchUp can help.

How to effectively fill your Mac's display when screen sharing

You've screen shared with a Mac mini connected to an HDTV but, by gum, that shared screen won't fill your computer's display. Chris Breen shows you how it's done.

Backing up and restoring musical instruments

You know you should back up your Mac. If you're an electronic musician you should additionally back up your instruments. Chris Breen shows you how.

Six ways to keep teenagers safe online

In days of yore, parents of teenagers just had to worry about sex, drugs, and rock 'n roll. Now you can add technology to that list. Here are some ways to deal.

LogDiver review: Get the data you need from complex log files

LogDiver is a utility for software development or system administration.

The lazy man's guide to streaming iTunes movies to your iPad

If you're glued to the divan with iPad in hand and desperately need to stream media from your Mac to your tablet (without actually shifting your keister), Chris Breen brings helpful advice.

StatsBar review: Handy system monitor lives in your menu bar

StatsBar shows you comprehensive stats about your Mac and allows you to free up inactive RAM either on demand or at a threshold.

Mac Gems: Launchpad Manager will make you actually use OS X's Launchpad

Launchpad Manager provides a nice set of tools for organizing the Launchpad.

Mac Gems: Glui is the screenshot app you didn't know you needed

Glui has no bells or whistles, but it excels as a screenshot app.