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The Week in iOS Apps: The Force is with you

This week brings an iOS version of a Star Wars movie as a game-driven storybook. Plus: apps for foodies, game players, weather bugs, and more.

Reading List: The iPad can get some (satisfaction)

Siri lets potential hackers view your contact list, the iPad rebounds in Tim Cook's favorite metric, and Apple's retail presence is not to be denied.

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Why Apple needs to fix App Store search

When it comes to finding new iOS apps, searching the App Store can be a frustrating mess. And Apple doesn't seem interested in making it work better.

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Offline mapping, navigation improvements highlight Google Maps update

Google Maps's latest update on iOS offers a powerful new offline mapping feature, as well as smaller enhancements to navigation, places, and more.

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Six helpful apps for cleaning your disgusting house

Sure, sure, you want a clean house. You try. You can handle the immediate mess when you see it; it’s just hard to keep up with on a regular basis. These apps can help you keep everything orderly.

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You Should Play: Smash Hit

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

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Microsoft OneNote for iPhone, Mac receive major updates

Microsoft released updates for OneNote on Apple's most popular platforms, making it easier to pull in content from elsewhere and share it.

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This Week in iOS Apps: Bon app-etite!

Just last week we shared our favorite coffee app; this week: an improved way to order pizza. Apps for the iPhone and iPad are keeping our appetites satisfied.

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Make your mornings less stressful with Morning

Instead of swapping between different apps to check the weather, your calendar, and your to-do list, Morning keeps all of that info and more in one spot.

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How to gain easy access to your iPhone's most important mail

If you're running iOS 7 there's very little reason to dig down through mailboxes to locate the email most important to you.

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Why Apple should open up the iOS sandbox

Restricting communications between apps might help keep iOS stable and secure. But it's also getting in the way of making the iPhone and iPad the powerful computing platforms they could be.

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Automatic looks to fuel you with data for driving more efficiently

We go for a test drive with a $100 gadget that plugs into a computer socket on your car and sends data about your driving habits to your iPhone or Android device.

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16 things you should know how to do with Siri

The virtual assistant in iOS can do all kinds of stuff, of course. But here are the 16 things we think everyone should try at least once.

16 things you should know how to do with Siri

The virtual assistant in iOS can do all kinds of stuff, of course. But here are the 16 things we think everyone should try at least once.

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You Should Play: Robots Love Ice Cream

This simple, colorful, way-more-fun-than-it-should-be shooter is sure to win you over, one scoop at a time.

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Reading List: Green machine

Whether it's the kind that grows on trees or the kind that makes the world go around, Apple's all about the green.