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Welcome to GemFest 2014

It's time for our annual GemFest (a.k.a., Summer of Gems), where we'll spend the next few months reviewing a Mac Gem each day.

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Brush up on classic literature with these immersive apps

Audio, video, and interactive content bring new dimensions to literary favorites.

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You Should Play: Abyss Attack

The sexiest arcade shooter you’ll ever play.

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Give your brain a workout with Lumosity

Yes, Lumosity is playing mind games with you. But it's for your own good.

on techhive.com

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Do something with those phone photos: Six apps that turn your pictures into memories

What’s the point of having photos if nobody ever sees them?

on techhive.com

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Hands-on with Tsum Tsum, Disney's Japanese Plush-Inspired Mobile Game

Is this slick match-three puzzler a worthwhile play experience, or just a marketing tie-in? It's both, really.

on techhive.com

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New MakerBot app lets you design, modify, and print 3D objects from your iPad

The MakerBot PrintShop app might not technically be the first 3D printing app for the iPad, but it's one specifically designed to make it simple to use with the MakerBot line.

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You Should Play: Blek

Draw your own solution in this inventive touch-centric puzzler.

on techhive.com

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iResizer review: Get your images to fit, without cropping

Though it's not perfect, iResizer is a handy content-aware scaling tool that makes your images fit particular aspect ratios without cropping.

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Use Beatwave for iOS to help launch your DJ career

...but maybe you should keep your day job. You know, just in case.

App Invasion: Use Beatwave for iOS to help launch your DJ career

...but maybe you should keep your day job. You know, just in case.