New and notable apps for iOS and OS X - May 6 edition
It has been busy in the App Store with a handful of new apps like Angry Birds Friends landing on iOS and OS X. Take a few minutes and check out our list of standout apps from the past few days!
Toy Defense 2 [iPad; Category: Games; $1.99] Set in WW2, this action/strategy game is packed with more levels, amazing new features, a big selection of fighting units for each world and more intense action than ever.
Glory of Generals [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $2.99] Over 60 campaigns in four battlefields of World War II are waiting for your challenge.
Mind Blitz [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $0.99] It is your childhood matching game meets action puzzler.
LEGO® STAR WARS™ THE YODA CHRONICLES [iOS Universal; Category: Games; Free] Build, create and control your favorite characters and vehicles to smash your enemy, solve puzzles and complete challenges within the LEGO Star Wars universe.
Traktor DJ for iPhone [iPhone; Category: Music; $4.99] The world's #1 pro DJ software brings high-impact DJing to iPhone.
Turnado [iPad; Category: Music; $14.99] Turnado is a revolutionary multi-effect tool, crafted especially for massive real-time audio manipulation.
Infuse - The Beautiful Way to Watch Videos [iOS Universal; Category: Entertainment; $4.99] Ignite your video content with Infuse -- the beautiful way to watch videos in as many as 14 formats on your iPad or iPhone.
OS X Apps
Acorn 4 - The Image Editor for Humans [OS X; Category: Graphics & Design; $29.99] Everyone needs to edit images at some point, but not everyone has the time to learn complicated super pricey image editing programs. This is why we created Acorn.
Scapple [OS X; Category: Productivity; $14.99] It isn't exactly mind-mapping software -- it's more like a freeform text editor that allows you to make notes anywhere on the page and to connect them using straight lines or arrows. Read our review of Scapple.
Parcel - Delivery tracking [OS X; Category: Utilities; Free] Parcel, the best delivery-tracking app for iOS, is now available on OS X. With this application you can promptly access tracking information for 180 delivery services.
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