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Lodsys dismisses lawsuit against app maker TMSoft

Patent-holding company Lodsys dismissed its lawsuit against app maker TMSoft. The developer agreed to drop his own motions, and to join Lodsys in making a charitable donation.

The Week in iOS Apps: Beautiful words

We have two apps this week that take the words you write and make them more beautiful. Also, there's a vampire game, so there's that.

Getting fit with iOS: How your iPad and iPhone can help you shed pounds

When Joel Mathis's doctor told him that he had to lose 50 pounds, Mathis turned immediately to two indispensable tools—his iPhone and his iPad.

The Week in iOS Apps: Falling in love again

This week's apps includes one entry that might try to save your marriage from miscommunication and the crankiness that results. Either that, or it'll help you choose better movies.

Introducing Macworld's Upgrade Your Apps ebook

Apple's stock apps for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch are great—for the most part. But what if one of those preloaded apps doesn't quite fit your needs? The editors at Macworld put together an iPad-only ebook of 20 great third-party apps to replace your stock programs.

The Week in iOS Apps: The view from space

This week's roundup of new and updated apps let you see the Earth from a whole new perspective, track your expenses, or simply kill a bunch of bad guys.

The Week in iOS Apps: Uh-oh, it's magic

This week's roundup of iOS apps includes new and better ways to draw pictures, take photos, check the weather and more.

The Week in iOS Apps: A better connection

This week's roundup of new and updated apps for the iPhone includes better ways to communicate with your co-workers, make your own animated short films, or take in Wimbledon.

The Week in iOS Apps: Picture perfect

This week's roundup of new and updated iOS apps includes a couple of great new options for sharing your favorite photos; we've also got music, productivity, and education apps in store.

The Week in iOS Apps: Kneel before Zod!

Or don't. There are other comic heroes to choose instead, or you can use your iOS device to get in shape or listen to music.

WWDC 2013: The Apple Design Award winners

This year’s Apple Design Awards winners are a good mix of fun and addictive games and productivity apps.

Android users spend 20% less time in apps than Apple users, study reports

Recent numbers by a market research firm show that Android users appear to spend 20 percent less time using their apps than iOS users spend.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Come fly with me

This week's roundup of new and updated iOS apps offers better ways to board your airplane, get a laugh, share short videos, and watch TV. Read on!