10 Best Free Download Animation Software for Windows and Mac 2020

In your search for quality animation software, you may have found that many of the programs cost a lot of money no matter it is 2D animation software or 3D animation editor. It is not ideal if you need to pay so much for animated application, and price should not be the reason that stops you from […]

Evernote vs OneNote: The Best Note-taking App in 2020

We have more information to remember than ever before. Fortunately, we have more tools to help us remember things than ever before, too––but choosing a note-taking tool isn’t as simple as it sounds. Most note-taking apps do the same things: Save and organize digital notes Search saved notes, clippings, and files Sync across multiple devices […]

The 8 Best Note-Taking Apps of 2020

Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products and services; you can learn more about our review process here. We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links. Whether it’s at the office during an important client conference call, at home or anywhere else, we have to jot down different types of […]

Jot Down Your Thoughts With These Great Note-Taking Apps

There are many apps to help you record and organize your thoughts on your phone and PC. These are our favorites. You’ve got it! That genius epiphany, that brilliant screenplay idea, that jolt of terror that you’ll forget to pick up the dry cleaning. It’s come to you in a flash, and you need to […]

OneNote vs. Evernote: A personal take on two great note-taking apps

What’s the king of the note-taking apps? There are two leading contenders for the crown: Microsoft’s OneNote and the independent Evernote. Launched in 2003, OneNote was added to Microsoft Office in 2007 and is now bundled with Windows 10 and also offered for free as a standalone product. Evernote launched in 2008 and has enjoyed […]

Office 365 Review: Is it Right for My Business?

Do you remember when you’d have to go down to your local computer store to buy the latest version of Microsoft Word… on a disk? You might even have one buried deep in a desk drawer somewhere. Of course, nowadays you can buy and download your software as digital files quickly and easily with a […]

A Wikipedia for Chinese type launches with over 230 Chinese fonts

China’s forgotten typefaces find a home. The Year of the Rat has kicked off with an indispensable addition for any designers working with Chinese characters.  Launched today is the Chinese Type Archive, a volunteer-run, open data resource that will bring awareness and discussion around Chinese typefaces for designers. Spearheaded by New York/Hong Kong multi-disciplinary design studio Synoptic Office, the archive will support […]

Best drawing and painting software of 2020

Create a digital masterpiece the easy way… Image credit: Pixabay (Image credit: Pixabay) Digital art has become the norm, with a wide range of software programs available to allow drawing and painting on a virtual canvas. Often these programs will focus on a particular aspect, such as design, illustration, or photo-manipulation. Design programs can be use […]

The best photo editing software: image editors for novices through to pros

Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom might seem like the obvious choice, but there are lots of compelling alternatives! (Image credit: elenabs/Getty Images) Photoshop is the world’s best-known but always the best photo editing software – as Adobe’s subscription-based software plans are not popular with everyone. Fortunately there are lots of non-Adobe alternatives which take a different […]

Adobe updates graphics apps Illustrator, InDesign, and Animate

Creative Cloud’s core art apps have all been updated with speed improvements and new features, including simplified paths and better typography in Adobe Illustrator. The new Adobe Illustrator 2020 contains new typography features Continuing Adobe‘s wide-ranging updates to its Creative Cloud apps, the company has issued speed improvements and new features to Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Animate. […]

What’s New with InDesign 2020?

Chad Chelius details all the new features and fixes in the latest version of InDesign. It’s that time of year again. The weather starts changing, the holidays approach, and the Adobe MAX conference once again offers us creative inspiration, new techniques to learn, and the announcement of the next major release of the tools that […]