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RPG Band of Monsters:  Epic Monster Taming RPG

Gone Free! RPG Band of Monsters!

 
Shadow Vamp:  Rotate the Shadows to Unveil a Safe Path to Your Crypt

Gone Free! Shadow Vamp!

 
[ Free Via IGN ]OTTTD:  Challenging Tower Defense Game with Huge Bosses and Squad Based Gameplay

Free via IGN: OTTTD

 

App Reviews

Puffin Web Browser Review: For the Flash-loving, Speed-craving power user

 
 
 
 
 

Remember the days when smartphones were so amazing simply because they granted us access to the Internet on the go? For many of us, the advent of apps has seriously reduced the time we spend straight-up browsing on our mobile devices, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t room for Apple to be beaten at their…(Read the full article)

Heads Up! Review: This Souped Up Version of Charades with Auto-Video Recording is Worth Your Dollar

 
 
 
 
 

There are some apps that sit atop the App Store’s paid chart for months before I get around to checking them out. I suppose there are various reasons why I might avoid getting on any given app bandwagon—in the case of Heads Up!, all I knew was that Ellen DeGeneres was behind the game, and…(Read the full article)

Afterlight Review: Quick, Powerful Tool for those who want more than a filter

 
 
 
 
 

Remember when everyone thought you were a great photographer because you discovered Hipstamatic first and knew how to “apply” a filter? Sadly, those days are in the past, and just about everyone knows how easy it is to jump into Instagram and make that picture of their kid smashing a birthday cake look like it…(Read the full article)

Fantastical 2 for iPad Review: The Best Calendar on iPhone is Now the Best on iPad, Too

 
 
 
 
 

When I reviewed Fantastical on the iPhone, I ended up finding my new, permanent iPhone calendar solution. Now, finally, the same app has come out for iPad, and I have a new permanent solution for that device, too. Fantastical 2 for iPad is every inch as good as its iPhone counterpart, though it achieves that…(Read the full article)

Microsoft Office ( Word, Excel, PowerPoint) for iPad Review: Worth the Wait

 
 
 
 
 

“It’s about time!” shouted the collective voice of enterprise IT experts and undergraduate college students on Thursday as Microsoft finally, FINALLY released Office for iPad. Well, not all of Office. Instead, it’s the three most commonly used components: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. And they didn’t cut corners, either — these are beautiful, well thought out,…(Read the full article)

Fantastical 2 Review: Added Functionality and Updated Design Make it One of the Best Calendar apps in the App Store

 
 
 
 
 

It’s a new year! Start the new year with a calendar app and boost your productivity. In the past, I’ve used countless calendar applications to help me keep track of my ever-evolving schedule and reminders. Each one tried to fill a supposed hole in my workflow that quite frankly found me wanting something more, especially…(Read the full article)

Bitstrips Review: Express Yourself as a Comic Strip Character

 
 
 
 
 

There are a number of social media fads that tend to get on my nerves. We’ve all had the invites from our grandmas and random classmates from twenty years ago to join Candy Rush or some farming game; and we’ve all been annoyed by them. One such fad that’s been getting on my nerves lately…(Read the full article)

Tweetbot 3 for iPhone Review: Great New Design, with Tons of Features

 
 
 
 
 

I’m a rather frequent user of Twitter, and there is definitely no shortage of 3rd party Twitter clients for people to choose from the in the App Store. For about three years now, Tweetbot has been my Twitter client of choice. It’s probably my most used app, after Messages. I check it incessantly, looking for…(Read the full article)

Real Racing 3 Review: Visually Jaw-Dropping Free Download that Plays Great… but with IAPs

 
 
 
 
 

Might as well come right out and say it—we’re nowhere near the first to review Real Racing 3, and by now you’ve heard time and again about how fantastic this game looks and how the gameplay is nearly-flawless… Well, we’ve finally played through Real Racing 3 and can say that it’s all true—it really does…(Read the full article)

Mailbox Review: Clever, Intuitive Mail App That’s Great If You Only Use Gmail

 
 
 
 
 

When the Mailbox app hit the App Store earlier this Spring, the tech blogs exploded with joy. Here was mail done cleanly, intuitively, sleekly, better. Of course, there was the two-week wait initially to actually use the app, as the Mailbox team only slowly rolled out their server load. That situation has changed recently. Mailbox team…(Read the full article)


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