Don't-Miss iOS App Stories

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The Week in iOS Apps: These 20 apps are ready for multitasking and Spotlight search in iOS 9

App developers are starting to update their apps to take advantage of iOS 9's new features—like multitasking on the iPad, Spotlight search, and support for 3D Touch on the upcoming iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. Here are some of the coolest ones.

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Marco Arment pulls his iOS 9 ad blocker Peace from the App Store

The $3 app used Ghostery's database to allow users to block ads in Mobile Safari, but Arment didn't "feel good" about it after the fact. Here's how to get a refund.

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Hands-on with content blocking Safari extensions in iOS 9

iOS 9 brings Safari filters that can block ads, trackers, video, popups, and more. Here's how to choose a content blocker and set it up.

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How to use iOS 9 content blockers to remove web popover boxes

Many sites overlay boxes with reminders, calls to action, and other nuisances you've dismissed again and again. Some iOS 9 content blockers can remove them.

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Apple releases 'Move to iOS' app for Android users

Now that iOS 9 is out of beta, Apple wants to lure more Android users into its ecosystem.

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Lyft partners with Didi Kuaidi to let you hail a car in China

The partnership allows Lyft expand to China, in a sense, without the regulatory hurdles.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Adblock Browser gets head start on iOS 9.

You could wait a week for iOS 9 to bring ad blocking features to your iPhone or iPad—or you can get a head start and download Adblock Browser today. Read on!

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80 Days' twisting, globetrotting adventure will be even wilder on Mac

We chat with Inkle about bringing the iOS narrative game to desktops this month.

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Hands on: Paper by FiftyThree comes to your pocket with iPhone support

FiftyThree's popular sketching app comes to the iPhone at long last—and learns a few new tricks along the way.

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Microsoft unveils new Office for iPad features on Apple's stage

In a surprise move, Microsoft appeared on Apple's stage to show off Office for iPad during the company's keynote Wednesday morning.

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Adblock Plus browser launches on Android and iOS

The new mobile browser strips away advertisements from the web sites you visit, much like the popular desktop plugin.

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Meet your new (old) favorite endless runner for iOS, Race the Sun

A simple, stunning, and ultra-smooth endless runner.

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On the road again: Five free iOS apps to make your next trip less bumpy

Heading out of town over the holiday weekend? Get these apps first.

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Some Uber trip info is publicly accessible through Google

On Thursday, a site-specific search on Google for trip.uber.com produced dozens of links to Uber rides that have been completed and cancelled, in countries around the world including the U.S., England, Russia, France and Mexico.