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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!

iOS Apps

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.

Briefs [OS X; Category: Developer tools; $199] Briefs is the essential app design tool built for a professional design workflow. Read our review of Briefs.

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.

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