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You Should Play: Side-scoller El is all about the powerful storyline

This pretty, plot-driven side-scroller is free, so what are you waiting for?

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How to edit photos with iOS 8's Photos app

iOS 8's Photos app is more than just a shoebox for your images. It contains some terrific editing tools as well. Chris Breen takes you on a tour.

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Apple’s October event recap: iPads, Apple Pay, new Macs, and more

Missed Apple's big event on Thursday? Check out what's bigger, thinner, golder, and coming soon.

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Apple's WatchKit SDK is coming in November

WatchKit will be available just a few months before the Apple Watch ships (early 2015). If it's anything like the other dev kits Apple's released this year, it will feature significantly more connectivity.

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iOS 8.1 to launch October 20 with Apple Pay, Camera Roll, and iCloud Photo Library

The first major update to iOS 8 comes with three exciting new features.

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Apple Pay launches Oct. 20 in a play to kill credit cards

Apple's new mobile payment system hits the ground running on Monday with a slew of new partners.

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How to use Handoff with iOS 8 and Yosemite

With Handoff you can more often use the right device for the right job. Chris Breen explains how it works in Apple's two new operating systems.

Report: Apple will stop carrying Fitbits in its retail stores

With the Apple Watch on the way, Apple is clearing out its retail stores, according to Re/code.

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Getting in tune: 6 apps for tuning your guitar

Instead of using a tuning fork or another already-tuned instrument, try one of these apps.

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Can New Words With Friends reignite your competitive pseudo-Scrabble addiction?

Zynga's word-battling sensation is reborn with solo play and Tinder-like matching to try to bring back lapsed fans.

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You Should Play: Up your lawyering game with Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney

This game offers hours upon hours of cases to solve, with plenty of weird twists and challenging puzzles.

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Facebook rolls out new collage design to put your best photos forward

Instead of having each photo laid out in a uniform grid, photos with the most likes are highlighted and displayed a bit larger.

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Swarm’s Notification Center update makes it slightly more useful

Foursquare's Swarm update now lets you check-in through its Notification Center widget for iOS 8.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Gameboy style, video editors, and updates from Square

Gaming nostalgia is always popular on iOS — can a new Gameboy-style game generate the same enthusiasm as its 8-bit cousins?

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Developer Six to Start on fitness, zombies, and embracing the Apple Watch

With Superhero Workout out now and another new fitness game on the horizon, Six to Start shares its process and philosophy.