Don't-Miss iOS App Stories

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Early word on ResearchKit apps: So far, a success

ResearchKit apps started strong and continue to keep patients coming back, two months after the novelty has worn off.

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You Should Play: Get your World of Warcraft fix with Hearthstone

Hearthstone is a digital collectible card game based on characters and lore from Warcraft, and it's not to be missed.

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Meerkat integrates address books, befriends Facebook after Twitter snub

The live streaming video app starts reducing its Twitter dependency after losing access to the network's social graph.

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What can your Apple Watch do without your iPhone?

The Apple Watch relies on the iPhone for a lot of tasks, but not everything. Take it for a run, pump some tunes, and buy a smoothie at Whole Foods—no iPhone required.

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Anonymous social app Secret shuts down

The app let users post comments to a feed without their names attached

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Lark puts food-logging on your wrist with new Apple Watch app

Nutrition-tracking comes to one of our favorite health apps, but don't expect calorie counts.

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Instagram puts three filters and emoji hashtags at your disposal

New Instagram filters and emoji are always popular, so Instagram combined the two in Monday's update for iOS.

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Second HTTPS snooping flaw breaks security for thousands of iOS apps

Hackers can exploit the vulnerability to launch man-in-the-middle attacks and decrypt traffic from the affected apps.