A major player in productivity gets a name change in their flagship app and drops some seriously slick easy-to-use apps that put complicated work flows into easy recipes. Plus, some fun apps get their price cut down to size, and if you're looking to get cut, then we've got some workouts you should get a look at. All that and more in this week's batch of temporarily free and discounted apps. Move now while the sale prices are still gold.
It definitely looks like Monday’s holiday didn’t deter the AppStore from delivering another colorful and diverse batch of games this week. Take part of a zombie invasion spanning the globe in World Zombination or go on a relaxing ski run in Altos’ Adventure. If puzzles are more your style, iO and Switch & Drop are right up your alley. Or you could always just make some new furry friends in Happy Pet Story too. Take a look!
[UPDATED 3/2/15] It seems that the Apple Watch was designed to do pretty much anything anyone at Apple could think of. To help you keep track of it all — and to point you toward the more important features — we’ve put together this comprehensive quick-look guide.
We're going to keep things fresh and new this time around with Apple hardware only from 2014. If you want newish but don't have quite enough money to get the brand-new machine of your dreams, then these lightly refurbished Macs will give you more power for your dollar. And if you want to spend some of your savings from your Mac on accessories like a phone case or an external hard drive, then we've got you covered there too.
With more than 75 million iPhones sold in the last quarter of 2014 alone, it's safe to say that a lot of new users are joining the iOS ranks. If that includes you: welcome! But while iPhones are fairly intuitive to use, iOS 8 can be a pretty major change from what you're used to using, whether you're coming from a flip phone or a Moto X. Even if you've learned how to download Candy Crush from the App Store and set up your Touch ID login, there are quite a few basic but not-so-obvious things you might have yet to discover. So if you're struggling with frozen apps or just hate having so many of them crowd your home screen, here are 10 helpful tips that every iPhone newcomer should know.
It’s Presidents’ Day here in the U.S., and for many, that means an extra day off work. But we’re not slacking off on this three-day weekend — instead, we’ve put together a list of eight great apps worthy of this presidential occasion! This week’s New App Recap puts 40 years of Saturday Night Live in the palm of your hand, and includes makeovers for major apps such as Pinterest and ESPN. Whether or not you’ve got the day off, you’ll find something here to make the holiday more fun!
What's next for iOS? That's the question that was begging to be answered this week, as rumors flew about not only iOS 8.3 and 8.4, but iOS 9 as well. On other fronts, Apple broke yet another record on Wall Street, we learned that MacBooks can survive falling from an airplane, and rumors continue to swirl about Apple's mystery vehicle. That plus a whole lot more in our recap of this week's hottest Apple news!
We've got love for you: all kinds of heart-related apps are on sale this week. And that's in addition to all the usual games and productivity apps we've got highlighted! But this week, there's a certain something in the air...Friday the 13th notwithstanding. So let's get on with the sweet, sweet luv.
Each week the AppStore keeps surprising us with a bigger selection of new games than before, and this week is no exception. Fight fires and rescue civilians in Mighty Switch Force! Hose it Down! or liberate London from a psychopath in Tempo. If scoring is more your game, have some fun with Dig2China! and Run Bird Run. And if love is on your mind this Valentine’s Day, Staying Together will make you feel all warm and fuzzy inside.
Every so often, our deal-diggers turn away from desktops and laptops to focus on something almost as powerful but far more portable: iPad and iPad mini. If you have a tablet need and not a lot of cash, there are plenty of options this week; we can take you all the way back to the second generation for some serious discounts. Want to load up an iPad with movies for long trips? We've got your ticket. Plus: Cords, cases, styluses, and more in this week's deal-o-rama!