Don't-Miss iOS Stories

Launch Center Pro deserves a space in your iPhone's dock

Launch Center Pro is an app for iPhone power users. If you like keyboard utilities like LaunchBar on your Mac, you want Launch Center Pro on your iPhone.

Bento 4 for iPad matures into a standalone data management tool

Bento 4 for iPad is a significant improvement to what was already the best personal database app for the iPad.

App Guide: iOS calendar apps

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These iPhone and iPad offerings look to improve upon the features you get with the built-in Calendar app.

Quizboard for iPhone

Like Words With Friends, Draw Something, and dozens of other asynchronous gameplay apps, Quizboard lets you challenge friends to a game of trivia. The app introduces some nice strategic elements, but its questions could use a little work.

TechHive: TRVL takes readers on a wonderful journey

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Fans of travel, photography, or just wonderfully designed publications need to download the free TRVL offering straightaway.

Inside the World of Dinosaurs for iPad

This iPad app makes extensive use of multimedia to bring dinosaurs to life.

App Guide: iOS games for summer movies

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Summer blockbusters don't end when the credits roll. Some of your favorite films also have an iOS component.

Maplets for iPhone and iPad

Maplets boasts an extensive library of downloadable maps -- everything from transit systems to national parks. It's a great alternative to the built-in Maps offering, especially for those times when you don't have reliable network connectivity.

App Guide: iOS golf apps

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The U.S. Open golf championship tees off on Thursday. Here are some apps that will help you enjoy that tournament, while working on your own golf game.

Robber Rabbits for iPhone and iPad

Robber Rabbits is a fun game for iPad and iPhone, but can start to feel like a bit of a chore if you don't pony up for in-app purchases.

N.O.V.A. 3 for iPhone and iPad

The third installment of Gameloft's first-person shooter feels overly familiar, and technical issues and a lack of inspiration don't help matters any.

App Guide: Apple Design Award winners for iOS

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Apple has handed out the 2012 edition of its Design Awards, and these iOS apps took home top honors.

Ski Safari for iPhone and iPad

Great gameplay with lots of engaging mini-challenges built in will keep you coming back to this side-scrolling casual game.