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Topic: Software

Hands on: TextSoap 8 cleans up your text for online and publishers

08/23/2018, 02:08 pm

TextSoap 8 is supremely handy, easy to start. and hard to master -- but so very powerful for writers of all ability levels.

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Hands on: Dark Sky weather app for iOS brightens up with new at-a-glance view

08/22/2018, 09:08 am

Its excellent data is now clearer, becoming slightly odder later. AppleInsider checks out the forecast.

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Here are three quick and easy alternatives to Back to My Mac in macOS Mojave

08/21/2018, 03:08 pm

Apple's Mojave is dropping macOS's long-standing remote access feature but it's no loss, as long as you're prepared. AppleInsider details the alternatives you can use right now.

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How to curate your own reading list with the Instapaper and Pocket apps

08/20/2018, 02:08 pm

We are all swamped with information, yet we also can't help ourselves looking out more for both work and pleasure. When you need to collate articles or you just want a good read, use Pocket or Instapaper. AppleInsider goes browsing to explain why and how.

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App Roundup: HQ Trivia on Apple TV, RapidWeaver 8, Yousician, Aspyr discounts, more!

08/18/2018, 08:08 am

The App Stores and other digital marketplaces are inundated with new apps and updates to existing releases every day. AppleInsider highlights some of the new additions, software updates, and other changes that took place across the last week.

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Brainstorm ideas with these three mind mapping apps on iOS and macOS

08/17/2018, 09:08 am

Write down every idea, and every unfinished notion you have into these Mac and iOS mind mapping tools -- and use them to make plans. AppleInsider jots down a few thoughts.

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Hands on: Scrivener 3.03 is the best tool for writing books

08/15/2018, 09:08 am

Scrivener isn't necessarily the best for making books or e-books, but now it doesn't have to be since it's added Vellum support. AppleInsider checks it out.

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App Roundup: PGA Championship 2018, The Views News, Instapaper Premium, more!

08/11/2018, 07:08 am

In the constantly-changing landscape of the App Store and the software marketplace, new apps and updates to existing titles are announced all the time. AppleInsider highlights some of the more notable app introductions and software updates for iOS and macOS that surfaced in the past week.

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Hands on: Final Draft 10 hangs on as the best tool for screenwriters

08/10/2018, 02:08 pm

This specialist word processor has enough quirks to make it irritating, yet it continues to speed up the repetitive parts of screenwriting so much. AppleInsider starts crafting the next, great Netflix series.

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Hands on: Cappuccino news reader for macOS and iOS is gorgeous but no power tool

08/09/2018, 02:08 pm

Cappuccino for Mac and iOS can catch you up on the day's events and fill you in on certain topics you like. AppleInsider tries pressing it into service.

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Fix Apple's Copy and Paste problem on the Mac and iOS with these tools

08/08/2018, 03:08 pm

Once you've used a clipboard manager once, it becomes as essential as copy and paste. While Apple has only made a tiny concession to the idea, however, there are many third-party alternatives. AppleInsider reveals what makes clipboard managers special and so important.

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App Roundup: Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2, Strava, Obscura 2, Cardhop, more!

08/04/2018, 08:08 am

Many new apps and updates to existing releases are pushed to the App Store and other digital marketplaces every day, and it's hard to keep track of all of them. AppleInsider has gathered together some of the highlight macOS and iOS software updates and new apps that surfaced in the last week.

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Hands on: Watch the temperatures of your MacBook Pro with iStat Menus 6

08/03/2018, 03:08 pm

When anything's wrong with your Mac, or you think that the machine is too hot, iStat Menus is how you can track down what that is with more sensors and data than you thought possible.

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Hands on: Pixelmator Pro 1.1.2 on the Mac is superb even if it still isn't Photoshop

08/03/2018, 10:08 am

Newly updated image editor is gorgeous and capable of just about everything you need. AppleInsider gives up on it ever entirely replacing Adobe's tool -- for now -- but still wishes it would fix some small issues.

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Hands on: New video editing abilities make ScreenFlow 8 a Mac professional's must-have tool

08/01/2018, 03:08 pm

ScreenFlow 8 used to be an exceptional tool for recording your Mac's screen and it still is -- but the new update has it knocking at the door of apps like Final Cut Pro for video production. AppleInsider sees if it adds with one hand and takes away with the other.

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Over 4 million people participate in Apple's software beta programs

07/31/2018, 06:07 pm

Apple CEO Tim Cook reveals that an extraordinarily large number of people are taking part in the company's beta program, which covers early versions of iOS, macOS and the company's other major operating systems.

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Hands on: iA Writer for Mac and iOS claims to be a calming, relaxing text editor

07/31/2018, 01:07 pm

The latest iA Writer won't distract you, won't interrupt, and won't do anything to get in the way of the words you type -- and that can be good and bad simultaneously, depending on your style and what you need. AppleInsider grabs a stress ball and tries it out.

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Hands On: Setapp's continuing attempt to change the way we all pay for Mac apps

07/30/2018, 04:07 pm

Eighteen months after it launched, AppleInsider re-examines the Setapp subscription service to see if the model works for users -- and what apps have joined it.

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Hands On: uBar for the Mac shrinks your Dock and makes it work harder for you

07/29/2018, 09:07 am

It's a distinctive part of your Mac but the Dock is big and it doesn't do a lot. Now, uBar wants to replace it with a tool that saves space and adds functionality. AppleInsider tries it out.

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Hands On: Designing websites with Sparkle, the spiritual successor to iWeb

07/27/2018, 01:07 pm

Sparkle wants to make it easy for anyone to build a website yet also be comprehensive enough for professionals. AppleInsider builds a site.

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