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App Store's monthly "Best of" feature and more news for May 2, 2014

Dave Caolo , @davidcaolo

Friday, Friday, gotta get down on Friday. Here's your Apple news for the first Friday of May, 2014.

Apple has curated a new section of the App Store, highlighting the best of what April had to offer. It's a nice idea, especially since the ever-growing store makes discovery so difficult. Here's hoping Apple keeps this up.

Samsung is going to hold a "health-related" event just five days before Apple's WWDC. A teaser published by Engaget reads, "A new conversation around health is about to begin." To quote master Yoda: "Begun these fitness gadget wars have."

iTunes Match has expanded to Japan. The service costs ¥3,980 per year over there, or about US$39 as of this writing.