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The Civil War Today for iPad

Informative and entertaining, this iPad app offers a lot for history buffs to enjoy.

Review: Three comic-book style image editors

When it comes to converting your photos into images worthy of a comic book, the iPad-only Comic Life stands out as the best of a trio of iOS image editors that we tested.

Video Time Machine for iPhone and iPad

This universal app offers more than 10,000 hand-picked video clips going back over the last century, providing an enjoyable way to pass the time.

App Guide: Apps for TV watchers

Watching TV doesn't have to be a passive experience, if you've got an iPhone or iPad handy. These apps can help you check programming listings, schedule recordings, and connect with like-minded couch potatoes.

App Guide: Mobile finance trackers

Running up against your personal debt ceiling? These iOS apps can help you get your financial house in order.

First Look: Fanhattan

Fanhattan lets you search movies and TV shows available across a variety of online sources like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon.

App Guide: Comic-style image editors

Give your photos the look and feel of a comic strip with the help of any one of these iOS image editors.

App Guide: Banking apps for iOS devices

Chances are your bank offers a mobile app for conducting business directly from your mobile device.

App Guide: Cable channel apps

Some of your favorite cable channels have iOS apps that provide clips and previews -- or in some cases, streams of entire programs -- to your iPhone and iPad.

App Guide: Business news apps

Looking to keep tabs on the latest data coming out of the world of finance? These apps go beyond the limited data you'll find in the built-in iOS Stocks app.

App Guide: Weekend activities

If you're looking for something to do this weekend, your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad can help you track down local events, showtimes, or deals. Just download any one of these apps from the App Store.

App Guide: A laugh on April Fools Day

Looking to enjoy a laugh this April Fools Day? These apps can help.

Discovery Channel HD for iPad

When it comes to promoting shows on the Discovery Channel, this iPad app does the trick. But users hungering for more might be dissatisfied by Discovery Channel HD's abbreviated clips.