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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 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.

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Privacy disclosures in kid apps are better, but still need work, says U.S. FTC

Mobile applications aimed at children are doing a better job in recent years of disclosing their privacy practices, but many apps still lack basic information, according to a U.S. Federal Trade Commission survey.

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Skype beefs up iPad app, adds material design to Android

Skype 6.0 for Android and iOS is an overdue improvement adding new interface features that are specific to each platform.

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Airbnb's new Apple Watch app lets you message your host

Airbnb is trying its hand at the Apple Watch, with a new app for that device focused on messaging between users of its home rental service.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from August 2015

Our latest picks from the wide world of Mac gaming.

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Get the League of Legends spinoff game Blitzcrank’s Poro Roundup before it disappears

Riot’s second game is a hit—and only available until September 21.

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Instagram updates private photo messaging to be more like Snapchat

Instagram Direct, the app's private messaging feature, now lets users reply back and forth using photos.