New and notable apps for iOS and OS X - January 23 edition
It has been busy in the App Store with a handful of new apps landing on iOS and OS X. Take a few minutes and check out our list of standout apps from the past few days!
Old School Defense [iOS Universal, Category: Games, $0.99] In this strategic tower defense game, place pledges to ward off the crashers and protect your party in two different modes, over 30+ different maps.
Tank Battle: North Africa [iOS Universal, Category: Games, $1.99] Sequel to the hugely popular strategy game Tank Battle: 1944! Take command as the British Commonwealth and US forces fight the Germans in the North African theatre and lead your battalion to victory in challenging tactical battles.
Cubase iC Pro [iOS Universal, Category: Music, $16.99] Cubase iC Pro is an advanced Cubase control app with a clear focus on recording, making it your very personal recording assistant.
Riposte [iPhone, Category: Social Networking, $4.99] App.net client with native support for Stream Marker, Interactions and more.
Wave Trip [iOS Universal, Category: Games, $1.99] Wave Trip is a musical arcade game. You control a mysterious and wonderful geometric astronaut as she travels through worlds of unimaginable beauty and danger, saving her friends through the medium of awesome tunes.
DPC-100 [iOS Universal, Category: Utilities, $5.99] A symbol of computer world in the early '80s, "Pocket computer" for iPhone/iPad.
DataMan Next [iPhone, Category: Finance, $0.99] All-new design. DataMan gives the key statistics you need most in a simple, clean interface. It's easy to track your data usage.
Undead Slayer [iOS Universal, Category: Games, Free] Evil forces have swept across Ancient China. Battle your way through endless hordes of Undeads. Become the hero to restore the Empire. SLAY or be SLAIN!
Listn [iPhone, Category: Music, Free] Listn helps you keep track of the music you discover with the simple format of a to-do list.
Wide Sky [iPhone, Category: Games, $0.99] Train your hedgehog in more than 40 challenges and keep his cunning mind from veering.
Food Run [iOS Universal, Category: Games, $0.99] Dash, jump, wall slide, stomp and bounce your way through 40 levels of food-based mayhem, defeating Wee'vils, Chompies and more along the way.
They Might Be Giants [iPhone, Category: Music, Free] It's They Might Be Giants' official and totally free song app. Like TMBGs original Dial-A-Song, the app has a different song every day.
TextCenter [iOS Universal, Category: Productivity, $0.99] TextCenter is a plain text editor providing a clean user interface and a set of features useful when writing, editing and formatting text on your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.
Instalicious [OS X, Category: Social Networking, $1.99] Instalicious is an elegant way to experience Instagram on your Mac.
I Spy With Lola [OS X, Category: Games, $3.99] Join Lola Panda as she travels around the world in her first I Spy adventure app! Visit Lola's friends in different countries to help her find hundreds of hidden objects along the way.
Software Updatesmore updates
- Apple Remote Desktop updated with Yosemite support
- OS X Yosemite 10.10.2, iOS 8.1.3 updates now available
- Sports Illustrated 120 SPORTS channel comes to Apple TV
- Logic Pro X update brings AirDrop support, new effects, tools, and more
- Parallels Access 2.5 released, adds file manager, computer-to-computer remote access
- The Google Translate iOS app is about to get a lot smarter