Don't-Miss iOS App Stories

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The Week in iOS Apps: Brown Bear comes to life

This week's roundup includes a new app that celebrates the 50th anniversary of a children's favorite.

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Apple will start blocking those iCloud Calendar spam invites

Apple is actively working to address the Calendar spam invites. Here's a fix in the meantime.

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How to watch Netflix, Hulu, and other streaming services offline with PlayOn Cloud

The free PlayOn Cloud iOS app is a 'streaming digital video recorder' that lets you watch offline video from Netflix, Hulu and other services.

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The Trail's destination doesn't justify the tedious journey

This frontier adventure is alluring, but the sluggish wandering loses momentum fast.

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RunGunJumpGun is intensely tough, yet immensely satisfying

This retro blaster is a perfect fit for iPhone, but it'll push your buttons.

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Asphalt Xtreme trades blacktop for mud and ice, but keeps the raucous fun

Gameloft's glossy racer impresses, even with some free-to-play irritations.

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Instagram is shaking things up with live video and disappearing messages

Instagram just lifted one addictive feature from Facebook and the other from Snapchat.

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Turn yourself into a brilliant detective in Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders

This point-and-tap mystery is based on Agatha Christie’s classic novel, but the adventure will appeal to everyone—fans and non-fans alike.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Big updates to old favorites

This week's roundup of apps includes significant updates to some of your favorite iPhone and iPad applications.

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Apple will cut App Store fees for video streaming apps by half

Apple is reportedly reducing the fee from 30 percent to 15 percent, so that video partners will want to integrate into its forthcoming TV app.

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32 must-use IFTTT applets to help you handle the holidays

Whether you're an IFTTT pro or a first-timer, these 32 must-use 'recipes' or 'applets' can ease your holiday burdens.

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WhatsApp finally launches video calling

Video calling is finally coming to the world's more than one billion WhatsApp users on Android, iOS, and Windows.

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Pinball gets an endless spin in the dazzling and challenging PinOut

The makers of Smash Hit have a new free-to-play obsession worth flipping over.

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The Week in iOS Apps: 1970s sounds in a 21st century app

This week's roundup includes an app that reproduces the sounds of a famous 1970s synthesizer.

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Instagram brings Boomerangs, links, and mentions to its Stories

Version 9.7 has some new features that give your stories a little extra oomph.