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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

  • Line Of Defense Tactics [iOS Universal; Category: Games; Free] Command a team of four Galactic Command (GALCOM) marines in highly classified missions across space stations, starships and vast planetary battlefields.

  • Reporter App [iPhone; Category: Lifestyle; $3.99] Reporter is a new application for tracking the things you care about. With a few randomly timed surveys each day, Reporter can illuminate aspects of your life that might be otherwise unmeasurable.

  • Slice Fractions [iOS Universal; Category: Education; $2.99] Knowing that slicing games are incredibly fun, we teamed up with university education experts to craft a creative and new way to master fractions.

  • Only One [iOS Universal; Category: Games; Free] Pick up a magic sword on the ancient pillar of sacrifice and fight to become the 'Only One' left standing.

  • Qwirkle [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $2.99] Challenging and thoroughly addictive! Now you can play the original award winning board game Qwirkle on your iPad and iPhone!

  • Effectrix [iPad; Category: Music; $17.99] Effectrix is a professional multi-effect sequencer for the iPad.

  • Stackables [iPhone; Category: Photography & Video; $0.99] Stackables is the most advanced and comprehensive effect layering and blending app.

  • Catchr [iPhone; Category: Utilities; $1.99] Catchr gives you peace of mind by allowing you to find out if anybody used your phone while you were away. It can tell you if your phone has been moved and which applications have been started or stopped. It also plots on a map where your phone's been during the time Catchr was running.

  • World of Gibbets [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $0.99] 'World of Gibbets' invites you to a gruesome place where people are just moments away from..uhm..becoming angels. They hang on gibbets!

  • Possible Road [iOS Universal; Category: Games; $0.99] Just roll, tap either side of the screen to move, and rack up points by doing absolutely nothing. Or intentionally loose by falling off, it's your call pal.

New OS X Apps

  • Files United [OS X; Category: Productivity; Free] Easily transfer files from your Mac to your iPad or iPhone. Seamlessly access files on your Mac through your iOS device.

  • Quick Node - Easy Mind Maps. [OS X; Category: Productivity; $9.99] Quick Node - The fastest and easiest organizational tool on the Mac App store!

  • Temps one [OS X; Category: Weather; Free] Temps one is a free menubar weather station and world clock for your Mac. It provides you with weather forecasts for your current location or one of 2.5 million locations worldwide.

  • Toast Burn [OS X; Category: Utilities; $19.99] If you have an optical drive like a recordable CD, DVD or Blu-ray, Toast Burn is your go-to tool to quickly create and duplicate data discs from the files on your hard disk drive.

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