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You Should Play: Monsters Ate My Birthday Cake

This adorable, charming environmental puzzle game is fun for everyone!


You Should Play: Steampunk Tower

You literally defend a tower. A steampunk tower.



You Should Play: Abyss Attack

The sexiest arcade shooter you’ll ever play.


Do something with those phone photos: Six apps that turn your pictures into memories

What’s the point of having photos if nobody ever sees them?


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You Should Play: Baldur’s Gate, Enhanced Edition

Finally! A real RPG that makes no concessions for the mobile market.

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You Should Play: Another Case Solved

A tile-matching puzzle game with hours of playability.

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You Should Play: Smash Hit

This futuristic endless runner is so simple, yet so addictive.

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You Should Play: Monument Valley

This Escher-inspired perception puzzle game feels measured, polished, and perfectly thought-out.


You Should Play: Lost Light

Lost Light is a surprisingly challenging arithmetic puzzler. It’s compelling as both a game and a work of (Disney) art.



You Should Play: Mikey Shorts

BeaverTap has basically done the impossible and brought us a simple, addictive, and smooth-to-play platform game with old-school flair.

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Pressure-detecting Sensus case turns your entire iPhone into a touchscreen

Who doesn’t need a touch- and pressure-sensitive pads on the back and sides of their iPhone 5s?

9 ways to stay below your data cap on Android and iOS

Limited data plan? No problem—we have some simple tricks that can help you cut back on data usage.


Sit, Ubu, sit: 7 free apps for training your new puppy

Who needs a puppy school when you've got a smartphone?


McAfee LiveSafe review: Blanket security protects PCs, Macs, mobile devices, and the cloud

LiveSafe’s biometric protections make it worthwhile, even if the antivirus is nothing special.


Review: The Misfit Shine is gorgeous but dumb

The Shine is definitely the most stylish activity tracker on the market, but its brains don't match its beauty.