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After Effects CC review: Adobe hits a home run

New features in After Effects CC such as a live 3D workflow with Cinema 4D Lite, now included with Creative Cloud, give motion-graphics artists and compositors much-needed integration with true 3D object animation.

Review: Adobe Premiere Pro CC moves to the cloud

Nothing about Premiere Pro CC screams "gotta have it," with the possible exception of the new closed-captioning capabilities, but Adobe certainly checked several things off of the request list. And if it has fully embraced the cloud, additional tweaks should be appearing frequently.

5 essential tools that every iTunes user should have

iTunes is great at lots of things on its own. But here are several tools to make using it even better.

Reddit TV video website

Review: Search and filter recently posted Reddit videos with Reddit TV

You don't have to scroll through all the subreddits looking for videos. This website corrals the YouTube gems posted to Reddit.

Mac Gems: Properly tag your videos with IDentify

To help organize your videos, IDentify helps fill in missing metadata.

Hands-on: VLC, the prodigal media player, returns to iOS

VLC, the multiplatform video player that was removed from the App Store for licensing conflicts, has returned with a new lease on life.

Ex-Disney boss: Hulu's eventual sale could kill day-after episodes

Former Disney chief Michael Eisner has warned that Hulu being up for sale could mean the demise of shows streaming online the day after they air.

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How to capture your Mac's audio for free

Is something playing on your Mac that you'd like to record? Chris Breen shows you how to do just that without spending a nickel.

Remains of the Day: Suit yourself

Apple and Amazon take a step towards hugging it out, more free Apple apps might be heading your way, and did you know that getting more costs more? One class action suit doesn't appear to realize that.

Mac Gems: iFlicks tags and converts video files for iTunes with finesse

Apps that can both transcode video to different formats and tag files with useful metadata can be incredibly useful. And I've found none better than Jendrik Bertram's $20 iFlicks.