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Report: Facebook, YouTube and Apple Music are the most popular apps of 2015

According to Nielsen, Facebook and Google rule the mobile world, and Apple Music is more popular than we thought.

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Blossom Blast Saga applies the powerful Candy Crush formula to exploding flowers

The King template strikes again: It's powerfully addictive, yet constantly grating.

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Meet the 7 apps that will give your amateur Instagrams professional gloss

Filters are fine, but take your Instagram posts to the next level with these editing apps.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Badland 2 expands a beautiful universe

This week's roundup includes Badland 2, a sequel to one of the best games ever made for iOS. Plus, apps for productivity, reading, and more. Read on!

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Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes taps the classics for a grinding collect-'em-all quest

Familiar characters and locales are charming, but there's little depth to this affair.

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Podcast 487: A Taylor Swift-shaped carrot

Apple Music meets its #squadgoals, MacKeeper is hacked, and we gush about an app every TV and movie junkie must have.

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Facebook Messenger app can now directly request your Uber or Lyft rides

Facebook partners with ride-sharing services to make its FB Messenger more than just a messaging app.

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IBM-Apple deal reaches key milestone with 100th enterprise app

When IBM and Apple forged their partnership last year to bring new mobile apps to the corporate world, their promise of bringing 100 such apps to market by the end of 2015 was widely considered an ambitious goal. Sure enough, though, it now looks like they've hit their target right on schedule.

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Guitar Hero Live for iOS and Apple TV: Almost the full guitar experience, plus something more

Rebooted series brings the plastic guitar to iPhone and iPad, but you can play without, too.

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Search every video-streaming service with Yahoo's new app

Yahoo Video Guide is a modern-day TV Guide for finding what to watch and where to find it across a variety of services.

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The Week in iOS Apps: More of the same?

Think there's nothing new in the world of book-reading, weather-forecasting, or calendar apps? Think again—and read on.

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Tumblr is now the first third-party app to support Apple's Live Photos

Tumblr beats Instagram as the first photo-sharing app to offer support for Live Photos taken with the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus.

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Pixelmator update adds support for 3D Touch, iPad Pro, and Apple Pencil

An update to one of the top photo editors for iPad and iPhone 6s supports iOS 9 features and huge images.

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Cream of the crop: Here are Apple's best apps of 2015

For the first time, Apple picked the best Apple Watch and Apple TV apps, too.

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The Week in Mac Apps: OmniFocus 2.4 brings 'due soon' reminders, push sync, and more

This week's roundup of new Mac apps brings you better ways to organize your thoughts, edit your pictures, take notes, and keep yourself entertained.