News is getting a new look in iOS 9. At WWDC, Apple executive Susan Prescott took the stage to talk about the new News app (a redesign of the Newsstand app), which allows users to pick their favorite news sources and topics and find them in one easy-to-read format. For the demo, Prescott picked Wired, Daring Fireball, The Atlantic, in addition to "baking," as an example of a general topic.
The latest iOS update from Apple subsidiary FileMaker toplines this week's New App Recap, along with a new way to view health data from Apple Watch, a healthy cooking app for men, an app for making memes on the go, and updates to ThinkBook, Google News & Weather, and YP. Plus BitTorrent's take on secure messaging finally makes the leap from Mac to mobile devices. It's Monday, so that means it's time for another roundup of last week's new and updated apps!
This week's column is chock full of stuff for photo buffs, including a revamp of Flickr, updates to Droplr and PhotoSync, and more. We've even got a handwriting keyboard app and a mobile app for making charitable contributions, so let's dispense with the introduction and get things going!
Start the new week with some great new apps! Our picks include a cool way to catch up on news from the lock screen, an app for wrangling address book contacts, a better way to edit screenshots, video challenges, a slick way to find and pay for an apartment, Imgur on the iPhone, and a fun way to Show Your Disney Side. Check 'em out!
We're always fascinated to see how developers reach for new horizons within the App Store, and our New App Recap for this week certainly offers a number of unique solutions to very real problems. Whether you need to improve your vision without the need for reading glasses, paint without being an artist, or manage your work schedule with ease, we've got the apps you'll need to accomplish these goals, along with others for tackling email, keeping up with the latest news, finding a movie in the theater, tracking down the latest clothing styles, and tackling your reminders. It's one of our most productive recaps ever, so let's dig in!
Last week saw a rush of new iOS apps, which means this edition of New App Recap is chock-full of awesomeness! We’ve got the long-awaited arrival of an Android streaming favorite, updates to Parallels Access, Amazon Photo, and CBS News, an app for relaxation, a way to view webpages from Notification Center, and a pair of helpful Google apps. Dive in and start downloading!
OS X Yosemite brought some much-needed love to a utility on the Mac that has barely changed at all since its introduction in OS X Tiger (OS X version 10.4): Spotlight. The little indexed search engine that could gained some powers that even long-time Spotlight lovers (or even haters) can't help but adore. In this article, we've delve into the top three new features of Spotlight in Yosemite and show you how to take advantage of each.
November is here and that means holiday deals are right around the corner — but you won't have to wait until Thanksgiving to start racking up the savings, because our first New App Recap of the month is almost entirely made up of free apps that will allow readers to buy tacos, keep tabs on their health and finances, message friends, drive safer, sticker photos, and keep up with the news. Don't delay, dive into the newest apps and start downloading!
iOS 8 in its latest iteration continues to make news and shake things up. Why was there the glitch that released the broken update? What are some more hidden tricks, tips, and tweaks in the latest operating system. But probably the biggest newsmaker this week was Apple Pay and how some retailers are reacting (hint: not good).
Adobe launched a trio of new Creative Cloud-connected mobile apps last week that bookend this week's edition of the New App Recap, along with other selections to make us more productive, keep tabs on finances, stay up-to-date with news and weather, and even communicate with groups of colleagues or friends. There's so much new to see, we won't waste any more time talking about it and just get on with the show!