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DesktopLyrics for Mac review

A light iTunes utility, DesktopLyrics for Mac makes it easy for you to sing along with the lines of songs you listen to on iTunes. It's not quite a karaoke machine replacement, but it's a good little app that can help you memorize lyrics and avoid the embarrassment of singing misheard lines.

Pros

Customizable lyrics and song information: With DesktopLyrics for Mac you can adjust the font size, color, and shadows of the lyrics. You can also display the album art as well as details about the currently playing track.

Multiple page display: If you have lyrics that … Read more

Poker by Zynga review

Poker by Zynga gives you access to an almost limitless number of Texas Hold 'Em tables, as well as some other bonus games. You can choose to settle in at a table for the long haul, enter a tournament, or just play quick and easy. But no matter what you choose, you're sure to get hooked quickly.

Pros

Skill builder: While the game pretty much throws you right in to the cutthroat world of Texas Hold 'Em, it's a great way to build up your skills in the game quickly. And since there are so many ways to … Read more

Wondershare PDF Editor Pro for Mac review

Wondershare PDF Editor Pro for Mac lets you review and edit PDF files on your Mac through its intuitive and attractive interface. With this program, you won't have to worry about converting files or only having limited editing tools at your disposal, and you can complete any actions necessary on one or multiple PDF files at a time.

Pros

Conversions and combinations: With this program, you can do more than just view and edit PDFs. In fact, you can convert any PDF to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, or Text, and you can combine multiple PDFs into one or split one … Read more

BookBuddy review

BookBuddy lets you create an organized list of all the books in your library, create and save notes, and keep track of which of your books is on loan to a friend. Just scan the books' barcodes to enter them into the app, and then file them, mark them as loaned out, or enter any other information you'd like to save.

This app has tons of features packed into a clean and streamlined interface. It comes preloaded with five sample entries, so you can get an idea of how it works and which types of information you can access … Read more

Quickoffice review

Quickoffice gives you the ability to open, create, or edit Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files on your iPhone or iPad. With this app, you can complete any task on the go, no matter what MS Office created the document you're working with.

Pros

Full editing features: This app offers a complete set of editing features for MS Office documents. In Word, for instance, you can track changes, or accept or reject changes made by others. Spell-check and Dictionary features are both fully functional, and you can quickly edit PowerPoints or make notes about each slide as you go.… Read more

Advanced SystemCare Pro review

Advanced SystemCare Pro is a powerful and versatile healthcare tool for your PC, and it boasts a host of features to keep things running smoothly. It covers everything from slow Internet speeds to viruses and malware.

Pros

Turbo boost: One of the nicest features of this program is the Turbo Boost, which uses a variety of methods to maximize your Internet speed. There are also options to optimize for work or for games, so you can have the best setup for whatever you're doing at the moment.

Two modes: Depending on your experience level, you may choose to run … Read more

House of Fear Escape review

House of Fear Escape's high-quality graphics, brain-tweaking logic puzzles, and creepy haunted house themes continue the scary fun begun in the original Android game. It's much more challenging than the typical free Android game, although frequent ad interruptions may challenge some players' patience. This medium maturity game might be too scary for some ages.

Pros

Scary logic: House of Fear Escape's logical puzzles are clever and challenging. Online hints and cheats are available to help you get started.

Scary scenes: The haunted house sounds and backgrounds, creepy characters, and quality rendering give House of Fear Escape the … Read more

Jaikoz for Mac review

Jaikoz for Mac updates the metadata of your music files using one of several available online databases. The app comes with a trial mode in which you can edit 20 tracks at once -- during our testing the accuracy was 95 percent. Apart from the minor tagging inaccuracies, the app suffers from a few hindrances and usability problems.

When launching Jaikoz for Mac, you will notice that iTunes will automatically launch as well, but contrary to expectations, the iTunes library will not be automatically loaded; You have to go into settings, and point the app to your Music folder. The … Read more

Review: Convert audio files to play on your device with Free Audio Converter 2014

In the crowded field of audio conversion tools, Free Audio Converter 2014 straddles the fence between ease of use and features. It's an approach that many users will no doubt want to try, especially those disappointed by stripped-down tools yet intimidated by the do-it-all software. It has the features we expect, like drag-and-drop and plenty of presets to make it easy to convert files to play on your phone or other devices, and it supports high-quality formats like Ogg Vorbis and FLAC.

Like the program, itself, Free Audio Converter 2014's user interface strikes a balance between ease of … Read more

Review: iBluff: Trivia Endless: True or False Quiz tests your knowledge of random facts

iBluff: Trivia Endless: True or False Quiz provides you with a constant stream of true or false questions on random topics. This is a fun way to see how much you know and how your knowledge matches up with other players. You can't control the category of the questions, so you'll get some about video games and some about world history, and just about everything else in between.

As soon as you open iBluff, you're ready to play. The questions display in the middle of the screen, and you can enter your answer by hitting either the … Read more