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Our regular look at content-rich apps takes on a holiday flare, as we explore a mobile adaptation of a classic Charlie Brown special, examine other Christmas-themed apps, and consider the best mobile versions of Charles Dickens's holiday tale.
The iOS Newsstand gets a noteworthy addition, while another newspaper offers a pretty deep collection of its front pages over the years. But the latest round-up of content-rich tablet apps starts by introducing you to a man named Bond -- James Bond.
Among its many Tuesday announcements, Apple introduced iBooks 3. Senior writer Lex Friedman went hands on with the updated app to check out the changes.
If you didn't already download the alpha version of Tweetbot for Mac from Tapbots's website, you're out of luck: Because of Twitter's API changes, the company's pulled the download for the time being.
Mixel, the iPad app that allowed users to create and remix collages, will shut down next month. The company behind the app promises a new app, a sequel of sorts, is coming soon.
Starbucks is investing $25 million in mobile payment venture Square, and will allow customers to use a Pay with Square smartphone application to buy coffee.
The Amazon Instant Video app for iPad launched Wednesday morning; it provides a hybrid experience of a service like Netflix and the iPad’s native iTunes video store.
Lots of reviews, how-to advice, and the latest Apple news from the past week -- all presented in haiku form.
If you're looking to stream a specific movie, Can I Stream It? will tell you which streaming services carry that title.
Square, a startup focused on facilitating credit card transactions at small businesses, began supporting customer loyalty programs in updates of its major apps launched Tuesday.
On Monday at WWDC, Apple handed out its annual Apple Design Awards to excellent iOS and Mac apps.
You might think that the week before Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference, where it's expected to unveil iOS 6 and potentially reveal a few surprises along the way, would be a quiet one. You'd be wrong, as our densely packed Weekly Wrap proves.
Hey, it's a three-day weekend! Might we suggest you unwind with this recap of our biggest stories from the week gone by?
Previewed at last March's iPad event, Autodesk's SketchBook Ink has hit the App Store for all to test and play with. Being the naturally curious sketcher that I am, I took it for a quick spin.
The startup Bump Labs threw its hat into the crowded mobile payments ring on Thursday, launching an app that allows people to exchange money by tapping their phones together.