Roundup of new and notable apps for iOS and OS X
It's always busy in the App Store with a never-ending flood of new apps landing on iOS and OS X. Take a few minutes and check out our list of stand-out titles from the past few weeks! If that's not enough, you can also follow our ongoing coverage of new apps as they are released.
New iOS Apps
Toca Lab [iOS Universal; Category: Entertainment; $2.99] Welcome to Toca Lab! Explore the colorful and electrifying world of science and meet all 118 of the elements from the periodic table.
Cable's Big Game Hunter [iOS Universal; Category: Games; Free] Cabela's® Big Game Hunter lets you hunt the biggest and most dangerous animals on the planet for free.
Osfoora 2 for Twitter [iPhone; Category: Social Networking; $2.99] Osfoora is a feature-rich Twitter client that's fast, elegant, and fully designed for iOS7.
Castro - High Fidelity Podcasts [iPhone; Category: News; $2.99] Castro is a revolutionary podcast client that's smart, graceful, and designed exclusively for iOS 7.
The Room Two [iPad; Category: Games; $4.99] Welcome to The Room Two, a physical puzzler, wrapped in a mystery game, inside a beautifully tactile 3D world.
Star Trek™ Trexels [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $2.99] The USS Valiant has been destroyed by an unknown attacker, and Starfleet has chosen YOU to continue its mission deep within a mysterious area of space known as the Trexelian Expanse.
Stephen Hawking's Snapshots of the Universe [iPad; Category: Education; $4.99] Stephen Hawking's Snapshots of the Universe explains the principles that control our universe through simple and fun experiments.
Castle Raid 2 [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $2.99] In this unique tug-of-war you once again fight to defend your castle against the enemy's hoard.
Tomb Raider I [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $0.99] Here at last! The original genre defining adventure Tomb Raider now available for your iPad & iPhone.
Walking Dead: The Game - Season 2[iOS Universal; Category: Games; $4.99] The sequel to 2012's Game of the Year continues the story of Clementine, a young girl orphaned by the undead apocalypse.
Hero Siege [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $2.99] The kingdom of Tarethiel has been taken over by creatures of hell. Your mission is to cleanse the kingdom and free the citizen from the agonizing wrath of the demon child called Damien.
Kennedy: Capture the Now [iPhone; Category: Lifestyle; $1.99] Capture the now with Kennedy – a new way to mark moments in time complete with surrounding context of the things happening around you.
Wake Alarm Clock for iPad [iPad; Category: Utilities; $3.99] Wake, the most beautiful and intuitive alarm for iPhone is now on the iPad!
Journeys of Invention [iPad; Category: Education; Free] Journeys of Invention brings to life over 80 extraordinary objects from the Science Museum in London in 14 interactive stories written by the curators.
Fonta [iPhone; Category: Photography & Video; $0.99] Turns Your Words into Beautiful Photo Text Design Pieces.
Toy Defense 3: Fantasy [iPhone; Category: Games; $1.99] Face the fire - dragons are coming! Toy Defense 3: Fantasy features a MAGICAL new world with dashing warriors, fearless archers, crafty goblins, and immersion in a magical atmosphere!
Toy Defense 3: Fantasy HD [iPad; Category: Games; $4.99] Face the fire - dragons are coming! Toy Defense 3: Fantasy features a MAGICAL new world with dashing warriors, fearless archers, crafty goblins, and immersion in a magical atmosphere!
New OS X Apps
Rayman Origins [OS X; Category: Games; $19.99] Rayman returns in a magical adventure that brings back the spirited 2D platforming of his celebrated first outing.
Duo [OS X; Category: Developer Tools; $4.99] Duo is a dual-paned web browser that lets you browse the web in two views: your standard 'desktop' view as well as a typical 'mobile' view.
1Keyboard [OS X; Category: Utilities; Free] Type on your iPhone, iPad or Apple TV using your Mac's keyboard.
QuickTab for Gmail [OS X; Category: Productivity; Free] QuickTab for Gmail is the easiest and fastest way to access Gmail on your Mac.
Photo show - Movie Maker [OS X; Category: Video; Free] With Ephnic Movie Maker, you can add your digital photos and family videos to make home movies with background music.
When in Rome [OS X; Category: Games; Free] Realore introduces a brand new strategy game where players can put themselves in the shoes of Flavius, experienced Roman warrior who had to retire and needs to build a new life for himself.
MarkDrop [OS X; Category: Productivity; $3.99] MarkDrop is a gorgeous, powerful Markdown editor built with sharing in mind. Every MarkDrop document has a secure URL that is viewable in any browser.
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