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The 28th Annual Editors' Choice Awards

Our 28th annual Eddys recognize the year's 21 greatest Apple-related products for work, entertainment, mobile use, and creative tasks.

EyeTV Mobile offers live TV on your iOS device

EyeTV, an antenna-based dock-connector accessory, lets iPad and iPhone users watch live TV over the air, even if they don’t have cable or Internet access.

Smule's new social app Strum mixes video with visual and audio filters

Smule, well-known for its slew of audio-tweaking apps, on Thursday unveiled its latest offering: the video social network Strum.

How to apply special effects to your videos in Final Cut Pro X

Make your videos look visually arresting by adding special effects.

Mac Gems: Holiday-bundle bargains

It’s the time of year for the an avalanche of pre-holiday sales. Though most offer bargains on physical goods, there are currently a couple Mac-software bundles that each offers a bunch of good apps at a bargain price. Each also includes a number of Mac Gems.

Matrox DualHead2Go Digital ME

Review: Add two displays to your Mac with the DualHead2Go ME

This device lets you attach to DVI displays to a Mac with Thunderbolt or DisplayPort video.

Create iMovie titles or watermarks with creative overlays

Want more control over how text appears or want a custom graphic or logo to appear in the corner of your video? It’s easy to do in iMovie '11.

Create cool video titles in Final Cut Pro X

There are many auto-generated titles to choose from in FCP X, but you can tweak them to match any project.

Why are they called that? The silly stories behind six tech brands

How did TiVo, Skype, eBay, and others wind up with the names they did? JR Raphael has the answer.


Create a music video with iMovie '11

It's surprisingly easy to get a professional movie from a musical performance. Videographer Heath McKnight walks us through the steps.