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CloudMagic for iPad: Blazing Fast Search for All Your Cloud Data

Search on the iPad is one of those subjects I don’t think about much, except of course when I really need to find an email or document – and then my thoughts generally just extend to being disappointed with incomplete results or the need to search in multiple places, because just about all my …

Apps

Best Free iPad App of the Week: UPS for iPad

One of the best things about using an iPad is all the great apps that we can run on it. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best Free iPad App of the Week posts highlight these apps.<p>This week’s pick …

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Repix iPad App Updated: Adds Spotlight Filter & Frames

The <b>Repix photo editing app for the iPad</b> has been updated this week, to Version 1.3. The big news in this update is the addition of a new spotlight filter and frames. You can see the spotlight filter applied in the image above, of the my incredibly handsome Deputy Editor Dawg.<p>The new spotlight …

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Notable New iPad Apps: Beethoven’s 9th Symphony

<b>Beethoven’s 9th Symphony</b> is a wonderful new iPad app celebrating this famous and loved piece of music. I’ve never been a big fan of classical music but something about the look of this app grabbed me and I decided to give it a look.<p>Wow, I am so glad I did. This is just a fantastic app, even for …

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Best Free iPad App of the Week: 2013 WNBA Center Court

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

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Best iPad Presentation App Updated, Adds Keynote Support & More

<b>Electric Slide</b>, the best presentation app I’ve seen for the iPad, has been updated this week and added support for Apple’s Keynote app. Version 2.0 of Electric Slide was released a couple days ago and it’s a substantial update for an already superb app.<p>Here’s a quick rundown of why I rate Electric …

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Wonderful WWF Together App Adds New Jaguar Stories

<b>WWF Together</b> is one of the very best iPad apps I’ve ever laid eyes on. I can’t think of too many other apps with such spectacular photos and certainly none with such amazing photos of some of the most beautiful animals on earth. It’s immensely sad to realize that these are also all endangered …

Wildlife

Best Free iPad App of the Week: Comedy Central’s CC: Stand-Up

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

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WWF Together, Letterpress, Evernote Winners in Apple Design Awards

Apple has announced the <b>2013 Apple Design Awards</b> winners at WWDC. These awards recognize apps ‘that raise the bar in design, technology, and innovation’ and there are some superb selections this year.<p>The awards cover iPad, iPhone, Mac, and student entries. Right at the top of the winners list is one …

Apple

Best Free iPad App of the Week

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

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Review – Walking with Dinosaurs: Inside their World iPad app

<b>Walking with Dinosaurs: Inside their World</b> is one of those big ‘wow factor’ iPad apps that are always great to come across. It has been recently revamped and BBC Worldwide and BBC Earth have collaborated on the new version.<p>This is an app that grownups will enjoy and kids will love and find hours of …

Dinosaurs

WWF Together for iPad Updated: Adds Monarch Butterflies & Downloadable Wallpapers

The fantastic <b>WWF Together iPad app</b> has been updated again today – to Version 1.3.<p>This latest update adds one new animal story, Monarch Butterflies. It also adds the ability to download wallpapers. I have written many times over about the spectacular photos of endangered species in this app – and …

World Wildlife Fund

Best Free iPad App of the Week: NASA Earth As Art

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

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Review: Charlie Brown’s All-Stars iPad Storybook App

Who doesn’t love Charlie Brown? Here’s some good news for anyone who didn’t answer ‘me’ to that question. <b>Charlie Brown’s All-Stars</b> is a brand new iPad storybook app that celebrates friendship, team spirit, and the ultimate underdog when it comes to baseball teams and players.<p>This app is published …

Charlie Brown

Notable New iPad Apps: The Championships, Wimbledon 2013 for iPad

<b>The Championships, Wimbledon 2013 for iPad</b> is the official iPad app for this year’s championship at the All-England Club. This is an outstanding official app that’s been around on iOS for years now and seems to get better very year. I’m just going to refer to the app as Wimbledon 2013, for the sake …

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Notable New iPad Apps: World War Z

<b>World War Z</b> is a new iPad game, released today, based around the upcoming zombie hordes movie. This looks like the official app, published by the makers of the film.<p>Here’s a bit of its App Store description:<p><i>Get dropped into the middle of the World War Z chaos!Featuring 28 visceral levels, intense</i> …

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A Cautionary Tail: an Entertaining iPad Storybook

<b>A Cautionary Tail</b> is a new iPad storybook app based on an award-winning animated short film of the same name. It’s a good story and has been beautifully adapted for the iPad.<p>Here’s a little slice of its App Store intro:<p><i>A Cautionary Tail is a dark, funny fable about a girl born with a tail, that</i> …

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Best Free iPad App of the Week: Pocket

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

Apps

Best Free iPad App Of the Week

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

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Best Free iPad App of the Week – Ultimate Trivia: The Quiz

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

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Notable New iPad Apps: Heads Up

<b>Heads Up!</b> is one of the most simple and most fun iOS games I’ve seen in a good while. It’s an instant party game on your iPad or iPhone and a barrel of laughs to play with two people or more.<p>Here’s a little slice of its App Store description:<p>Heads Up! is the fun and hilarious new game that Ellen …

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Google Maps Gets an Impressive Update & a Shiny New iPad Version

The <b>Google Maps</b> iOS app was updated yesterday, to Version 2.0. It’s now a universal app – which means it now has a proper iPad version. We’ve had to wait a long while since it hit the iPhone, but from what I’ve seen so far it’s well worth that wait.<p>Here are some of the key features in this update:<p><i>●</i> …

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Tiny Thief for iPad Review: Small Hero, Big Charm

<i>“</i><i>Rob? Tsk tsk tsk. That’s a naughty word. We never rob. We just sort of borrow a bit from those who can afford it.” – Robin Hood (film), 1973</i><p>It’s hard to innovate in the puzzle genre these days. In an app store filled with all kinds of frustrated fowl and candy-gobbling aliens, it can be a …

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Best Free iPad App of the Week: Duolingo – Learn Languages for Free

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

Language Learning

Artistico for iPad Review: a Journey Through Art History

I’ll preface this review with a frank confession: I love art history, and I also know way less about it than I’d like. One of the greatest experiences of my life was having the opportunity to spend a month in London studying Western Civilization history and art. It was a pleasant surprise then, to …

In-App Purchases

Best Free iPad App of the Week: Google Maps

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

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Kingdom Rush: Frontiers For iPad – This Is One Frontier That You’ll Want to Explore

Tower defense games are an always-popular gaming sub-genre on the iPad. Kingdom Rush, the original game, was always a cut above the tower defense pack. Stellar graphics, great soundtrack, tough (some might argue torturous) levels and bosses, all combined to make Kingdom Rush a triple-A …

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Todoist: Simply the Best To-do App

<b>Todoist</b> is a fantastic and gorgeous to-do list or task management app for the iPad and iPhone, Android, Mac and Windows, and web browsers. Its iPad app just came out a little over a week ago and I installed it that same day. Within 24 hours of starting with it, I had signed up for a premium …

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Best Free iPad App of the Week: Imgur

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

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Civil War: 1863 for iPad Updated – New Confederate Campaign to Purchase

The excellent <b>Civil War: 1863</b> iPad game has been updated this week, to Version 1.5.<p>This latest update to the game adds one new purchasable campaign. The new Leviathan campaign is one where you’re in command of the Confederate forces and offers 8 missions.<p>The new campaign is available via In-App …