J.R. BookwalterContributor, TechHive

J. R. is a recovering filmmaker whose writing has appeared in Mac|Life and TechRadar.

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WatchAir review: Promising wireless smart TV antenna for cord-cutters

WatchAir is a wireless smart antenna to view and record locally broadcasted live television within a 60-mile range on smartphones, tablets, streaming boxes, and other devices.

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Grids 4.0 for Instagram review: Post photos from Mac, but sharing is limited

Grids for Instagram brings your favorite social media images to the Mac in a beautiful way, now with the ability to upload and repost photos.

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Final Draft 10 review: New ways to plot your next Oscar-worthy screenplay

With more than 100 templates specifically tailored for stage and screen, Final Draft 10 is the leading screenwriting software used in film and television productions.

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FxFactory 6 review: Your one-stop supermarket for pro video plugins

FxFactory Pro 6 is an app store for professional video plugins compatible with Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, Adobe After Effects CC, and Adobe Premiere Pro CC.

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OWC Drive Dock with USB 3.1 Gen 1 review: High performance—with the right Mac

Allows two bare internal drives up to 10TB in size to be mounted on Mac or PC without cases from a single cable.

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Fuel! review: Ads turn gas station navigation app into dangerous distraction

Fuel! automates the process of finding the nearest gas station using Apple Maps or Google Maps without ever having to touch your iOS device.

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Clean Text 1.0 review: Now even mobile devices can scrub untidy copy

iOS utility helps reduce the amount of time spent editing text to fix common problems such as extraneous line breaks or spaces, remove empty lines, join paragraphs, and more.

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PDF Expert 2 review: Goodbye Preview, hello affordable PDF editing on Mac

When you need more PDF editing tools than what Apple's Preview offers, PDF Expert 2 is a very capable alternative.

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Airy review: Easy to use YouTube downloader, but less capable for the money

A straightforward, easy to use YouTube downloader that gets the job done on your Mac, but there are more capable utilities with better features.

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Radio Silence 2 review: Set it and forget it Mac firewall for outgoing connections

Monitors behind-the-scenes network activity and allows users to selectively block outgoing connections.

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myHome Plus review: HomeKit app offers few advantages for iOS 10 users

myHome Plus offers complete control over any HomeKit accessory from your iOS devices or Apple Watch, with optional in-app upgrades that add support for Nest or WeMo.

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Dials Calendar review: iPhone app puts a unique spin on daily events

Dials Calendar presents each day’s events on a dial instead of a traditional list view, and syncs with popular cloud-based calendar services.

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Athentech Perfect Eyes and Perfect Skin review: Click your way to perfect portraits

Add a professional touch to your photographs.

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Parallels Desktop 12 review: A nearly perfect blend of Windows and Mac

Parallels Desktop 12 adds 20 one-click utilities to its bag of tricks, along with improved performance for Windows virtual machines.