Don't-Miss iOS app Stories

App Guide: Olympic sport games

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Host your own Games of the XXX Olympiad on your iPhone or iPad with the help of these sports games.

The Great Cookie Thief for iPhone and iPad

Despite some performance lags (which are more notable on older iOS devices), this ebook will delight preschool and elementary school-aged children.

Big Win Baseball for iPhone and iPad

With gameplay that seems less concerned about baseball and more focused on building up a bankroll of virtual currency, this iOS game is a swing-and-a-miss for baseball fans.

App Guide: iPhone to-do list managers

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When we need to stay on task, these are the iPhone to-do managers we turn to.

Checkmark for iPhone

Snowman's Checkmark is a simple and attractive reminders app that does location-based reminders better than Apple's own Reminders app.

Givit for iPhone and iPad

Along with the Web-based Givit service, this iPhone app shines with its ability to easily set who you want to share videos with.

App Guide: iOS train games

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These iPad and iPhone offerings proves that, when it comes to train-themed mobile games, the iOS platform rules the rails.

App Guide: Comic book-reading apps for iOS

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Comic-Con International is underway, and what better way to mark the occasion than with iPhone and iPad apps that let you read your favorite comic books?

Barefoot World Atlas for iPad

This interactive atlas has plenty of appeal for elementary school-aged kids.

Centipede: Origins for iPhone and iPad

Atari updated its arcade classic for the iOS era, and many of the changes in this iPhone and iPad game are welcome ones.

App Guide: iOS scanning apps reviewed

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We tested and rated five scanning apps for your iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.

Hands on: Next Issue all-you-can-read magazine iPad app

On Tuesday, Next Issue Media brings its all-you-can-read magazine app (previously only for Android tablets) to the iPad.

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum for iPad

This app, built for the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, showcases some of the great players of an often-overlooked chapter of baseball history. But some missed opportunities keep a good app from being great.

App Guide: iOS poker games

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Pocket aces are great, but having these poker games in your pocket may be the next best thing.

App Guide: Baseball history apps for iOS

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To appreciate baseball's present, you need to study its past, whether it's reading up on the game's greats or looking up old games. These iOS apps can help.