Fans of the old Space Invaders arcade game will appreciate this mobile offering, which provides a 21st century refresh on the old "When aliens attack" genre. Aliens Invade is fun and addicting, and you'll want to blast away often
This app provides headlines -- and nothing else -- from the satirical Onion newspaper. It's pretty silly, but if you're a fan of the paper, you'll get some laughs out of this app.
With 36 novels, plays, and short story collections, A Masterpiece Collection boasts a formidable assortment of literature. More important, you can adjust type size for a luxurious reading experience at a bargain price.
This app for browsing the Open Directory Project -- the largest, most comprehensive, human-edited directory of the World Wide Web -- is more flawed than the project itself.
The App Store is awash in apps that help you budget and track your gift-giving during the holidays. We look at a pair of apps -- Christmas Shopping List and Santa's Little Helper.
Like the similarly named FlickTunes, this app lets you use the entire screen of your iPhone or iPod touch to control music playback. But FluxTunes offers superior superior preference controls, making it a fine utility for controlling your music with minimal effort.
Financial news apps from CNNMoney.com and Yahoo both have some worthwhile features for market watchers. But the standout app is FT Mobile, particularly if you're willing to pay for a premium membership with the financial newspaper's online site.
Articles by Ben Boychuk