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The Week in iOS Apps: Pair your Mac and iPad with Astropad

This week's roundup of apps includes an offering to turn your iPad into a Mac-compatible "professional grade graphics tablet." Plus, games, video, and more.

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You Should Play: Audio puzzler Dark Echo is all sorts of creepy

If you're not afraid of the dark, Dark Echo will fix that. You'll rely on the soundtrack to navigate through this minimalist horror game.

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6 time-saving Safari gestures for iPhone and iPad

Simple swipes and tap-and-hold gestures can speed up your Safari browsing, especially if you're trying to use your iPhone one-handed.

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How to identify a font, any font, anywhere you find it

See a great font in a logo, on a sign, on the Web, in a book? Finding its name is easier than you might think.

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IFTTT launches three Do apps for a clutter-free experience

Do Notes, Do Camera, and Do Button offer one-tap access to your favorite IFTTT recipes.

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Declutter your Camera Roll with these photo management apps

If your Camera Roll is a hot mess, try using a photo organizing app (or two... or three) to help you weed out the bad seeds.

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App Invasion: Get rid of your old iPhone screenshots with Screeny

Come on, you don't need that old iMessage screenshot anymore, do you? Screeny will help you sniff out the trash.

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First look: Astropad turns your iPad into a graphics tablet for your Mac

With an emphasis on performance, and customized Photoshop controls, Astropad could be a starving artist's Cintiq stand-in.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Is Phorm a breakthrough in iPad keyboards?

This week's roundup of iOS accessories includes the usual batteries, cables, and more; it also includes Phorm, which offers a cool new option for touch-typing on your iPad's on-screen keyboard.

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4 tricks for Messages in iOS 8

You can forward any text messages you receive, shush an annoying group thread, and sync messages between devices.

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Troubleshooting your Apple products: The last word

Chris Breen takes the long view on troubleshooting Apple's gear and operating systems.

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7 time-saving tips and tricks for Office for iPad

Take advantage of Office's hidden powers to get some serious work done on your iPad.

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White House: Apple Pay will support debit cards for Social Security and veterans benefits

The federal government just endorsed Apple Pay in a big way.

Apple bumps approved size for iOS apps, lets them eat twice the memory

People with lower-end iOS devices may see their memory gobbled up quickly

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The Week in iOS Apps: New camera options with Darkroom and Nutshell

This week's roundup of apps includes two new offerings for editing and sharing images captured on your iPhone—plus TV, social media, and more.

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Five dating apps that are just the worst

Bribery, elitism, and stalking? Just another day in the world of online dating apps. Avoid these at all cost.