Leah YamshonAssociate Managing Editor, TechHive

Leah has been a part of the Macworld family since 2011. She started out covering iOS accessories (So. Many. Cases.) and Mac software, then moved on to all things iOS, from cool apps and tips to trend pieces, with the goal of alerting you to apps that earned a spot on your home screen.

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Need to get away? Flight Tonight handles last-minute booking with a few taps

Need to take a vacation, like, right now? This app helps you make plans fast.

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Going on a trip? Keep a travel diary with Bonjournal

This journaling app compiles your individual entries into a beautiful narrative... if you remember to use it.

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In a flash, Instagram launches Bolt in select countries

Singapore, New Zealand, and South Africa received Instagram's new messaging app before anyone else.

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Live every day like it's Throwback Thursday with Timehop

This app creates a daily time capsule that's all about you.

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Create your ultimate summer playlist with Roadtrip Mixtape

Roadtrip Mixtape picks songs based on the route of your roadtrip, introducing you to local bands while you're on the road.

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Skitch is a multi-purpose editing tool for doodling on any document

Use it for work. Use it to highlight points of interest on a map. Or use it to doodle all over a picture and share it with your friends.

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Give your brain a workout with Lumosity

Yes, Lumosity is playing mind games with you. But it's for your own good.

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Use Beatwave for iOS to help launch your DJ career

...but maybe you should keep your day job. You know, just in case.

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Sunrise for iOS and Android is the ultimate Google Calendar companion

Sunrise supports multiple Google calendars, gives you Google Maps directions to events, and has a handy “quick add” feature. Plus, it looks spectacular on your phone.

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Amazon Flow: Try Firefly on your existing phone (sort of)

You can access some of Firefly's awesome recognition power on your own phone, right now, a month before the Fire Phone's launch.

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Bounden turns your iPhone into a dance instructor

Twirl, glide, and sway with a partner to navigate through this ballet-inspired game.

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Hands-on with Skype 5.0 for iPhone, an old favorite remastered

With better device-to-device syncing, smooth group messaging features, and a brand new design, Skype for iPhone finally catches up to competitors.

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Keep up with every World Cup gooooooooooal with these soccer apps

American Football? No way. The next month is all about the other football.

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Marco Polo is the app that shouts back at you when you can't find your phone

Remember the classic pool game? Play it with your iPhone.

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Instagram 6.0 introduces a creative toolbox for photo editing

Instagram is now thinking beyond filters, with new tools for adjust brightness, fixing shadows, tweaking sharpness, and more.