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The Week in iOS Apps: Resolution revolution

This week's roundup of new and updated iOS apps offers ways to keep your New Year's resolutions to get fit, eat better, and make good decisions. And if you just want to have a better music-listening experience, we've got help on that front, too.

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9 great apps for brand new iPhone owners

If the holiday season meant a new iPhone 5c or 5s for you, we can help you get started with nine terrific downloads from the App Store.

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App Santa offers holiday discount on iOS apps

Independent developers have banded together to offer up to 60 percent off their premium iOS apps during this holiday season.

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Second Gear acquires Glassboard private social networking app

NewsGator's private social network app changes hands to a new developer, who promises modernizing changes soon.

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The Week in iOS Apps: A wretched hive

This week's roundup of apps includes a massive update to Angry Birds Star Wars. Plus, new and improved offerings to help you manage mail, photos, and your knowledge of the entire universe.

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Should Apple ban in-app review reminders from the App Store?

Sparked by a spate of blog posts, a lively discussion has kept Apple bloggers and developers busy for the last few weeks: Should Apple forbid developers from soliciting reviews for their software with in-app popups?

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Apple announces 'Best of 2013' iTunes winners

As 2013 comes to a close, Apple has released its yearly 'best-of' list of iTunes content, setting forth what it believes are the best songs, movies, TV shows, books, and apps of the last twelve months.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Tinker tailor soldier spy

There's a bit of everything in this week's Mac App roundup, with software that helps you keep track of your finances, share your files, write better documents, and even keep your Windows-toting pals happy.

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Instapaper is free on the App Store this week

The venerable "read it later" app has undergone a number of changes in the last year, and is currently offering new users a chance to try it for free this week through Apple's App of the Week program.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Grand Theft Angry Birds

Two of the most popular game franchises in the world have fresh offerings this week. Plus, apps for listening to podcasts and writing, and updates to all your favorite social media apps.