Don't-Miss iOS App Stories

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New Microsoft app Twist is like Instagram chat

The new Microsoft Garage app, Twist, allows "photo conversations" where users mash together photos in a conversation.


Uber gets serious about delivering packages

UberRush launches in New York, San Francisco, and Chicago, with deliveries starting at $5.

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Disney Infinity: Toy Box 3.0 unites Star Wars, Marvel, and money (of course)

The latest media mash-up delivers creative fun, but it's pretty rough right now.

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Facebook adds 3D Touch support, tests a dedicated Shopping feed

Facebook updated its iOS app for iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, and we also found great iOS updates for Day One and TripAdvisor.

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Visiting China? Apple News will be blocked

Apple’s News app bumps up against Chinese censorship rules.


Apple draws cloudy line on use of root certs in mobile apps

Apple's removal of several apps from its mobile store on Thursday shows the challenges iOS developers can face when app guidelines shift.

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The week in iOS apps: Movie mayhem

Our latest roundup features game apps associated with two of our favorite franchises: The Martian and The Walking Dead. Read on!

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Piece together the clues in this choose-your-own-adventure mystery Her Story

Her Story is an interactive narrative game that uses video clips, an open-ended search engine, and non-linear storytelling to give players a completely unique experience.

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Lyft's new perks for drivers prove it's the kinder, gentler car-hailing app

Happier drivers might mean better service for Lyft users.

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The Week in iOS Apps: New in the news

This week's roundup contains a couple of apps—Texture and Vizo—that offer new ways of reading the news. Read on!

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YouTube Kids adds new playlists, a walkthrough for parents, Chromecast and Apple TV support

There are new collections from National Geographic Kids, Amy Poehler's Smart Girls, and Kid president for you and the kiddies to enjoy.

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How Google's new Maps for Apple Watch stacks up to Apple's native app

Google's app falls short when it comes to putting directions on your wrist.

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The Week in iOS Apps: It's complicated

Apple Watches are full of complications—in the best sense of the word. Really. We'll show you two apps featuring new complications, plus more from the iOS world. Read on!

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Content-blocker Crystal will whitelist some companies' ads by default

If you thought the iOS 9 content-blocking controversy was dying down, you thought wrong.

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Microsoft's new Invite app makes scheduling meetings on iPhone a breeze

The latest project from Microsoft's Garage division is an app that helps users better schedule meetings.