Serenity CaldwellAssociate Editor, Macworld

Serenity has been writing and talking and tinkering with Apple products since she was old enough to double-click. In her spare time, she sketches, writes, acts, sings, and wears an assortment of hats.

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Staff Picks: Revolution 60 is the most ambitious iOS game you'll play this year

If you're a fan of great stories and interactive iOS games, you absolutely need to pick up Giant Spacekat's new game Revolution 60.

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How to use iTunes Pass to reload iTunes credit for you or a friend

Apple's now offering a Passbook option for iTunes Store credit. Here's how to set it up and how you can use it to add money to your account (or a friend's).

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Hands-on with Capo and Capo touch: Get ready to rock

Do you love learning new songs? Capo can make that process even easier. We took a peek at SuperMegaUltraGroovy's new Mac and iOS versions of the software.

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Staff Picks: Sketch a little here and there with Skitch

Need to add a bit of text or an arrow on top of a photo, map, website, or PDF? Check out Evernote's free Skitch app, our iOS Staff Pick of the week.

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Adobe Sketch and Line review: New apps master drafting and sketching on the iPad

Adobe's Sketch app is a solid drawing app, while Line stands out from the crowd as a masterful drafting option. Here's our review.

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Adobe brings new life to the iPad stylus market with Ink and Slide

For years now, Adobe has been teasing Project Mighty, its iPad stylus and digital ruler prototypes; now, those prototypes have graduated to full-fledged product status in the form of Adobe's Ink and Slide. Here's our review.

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iOS 8 to bring brush sizes to FiftyThree's Paper and Pencil

Come the fall, FiftyThree's Pencil stylus will get some pressure-sensitive-like features within the Paper app, courtesy iOS 8. Why is this super nifty for artists? Serenity Caldwell explains.

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Who needs iOS 8? Four time-lapse apps you can use today

You don’t have to wait until September to play with iOS 8's time-lapse mode on your iPhone or iPad. Here are four great third-party apps you can pick up on the App Store.

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Five iOS 8 features I can't wait to use

Apple released a deluge of features during WWDC, but they won't come to our devices until the fall. No matter: here are some of the ones I'm most excited about seeing.

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Staff Picks: Insert adventures into GifMill, get animated GIFs

Peak Systems's GifMill is a quick and easy way to make animated GIFs on your iPhone from video or images, and it's this week's Macworld staff pick.

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Reading List: Apple news you might have missed

Apple dumped so much information on us at Monday's WWDC keynote, we let a few good stories go by without remark. Here's what you might have missed.

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Continuity is the future of Apple: The right device for the right space

Apple is building a future in which sales numbers for the Mac (or for the Next Big Thing) don’t matter as much as the the users who hook into it and the stories they want to tell.

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How iOS 8 changes the ways you'll take and manage photos

When iOS 8 arrives in the fall, Apple will be making a major shift in how your images are stored in the Photos app. Though it's a big change, don't panic: We've got you covered with an overview on what will be different for your photos and camera in iOS 8 -- and what will stay the same.

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20-plus iOS 8 features Apple didn't talk about

Monday's WWDC keynote was packed to the gills, leaving no time to discuss many cool new iOS 8 features. Here's what Apple didn't have time to highlight.

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Gear We Love: Rough Rider bag takes you through even the toughest commutes

There's a new bag in town for lengthy trips and heady commutes: WaterField Designs' Rough Rider. To test it out, we took it on the roughest inaugural ride of its life -- a roller derby tournament.

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