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Apple announces 2014 Apple Design Award winners


Apple just delivered a fantastic WWDC keynote and is following up all this developer goodness with its annual Apple Design Award, which recognizes the best apps in the iOS and OS X App Store. The initial winner's list for 2014, as reported by the official App Store twitter account, is presented below. Congratulations to all the winners!

Leo's Fortune [iOS Universal; $4.99] Leo's Fortune is a platform adventure game where you hunt down the cunning and mysterious thief that stole your gold. Beautifully hand-crafted levels bring the story of Leo to life in this epic adventure. Read our review.

Blek [iOS Universal; $2.99] The goal is simple: shape a line that collects all colored circles avoiding black holes on its route. There are no specific moves that you need to master. To every level countless solutions exist, from delightfully simple to exceptionally deep and complex, yet always elegant. Read our review.

PanoPerfect [iPhone; Free] PanoPerfect is a fun, free and simple way to share beautiful panoramic photos on your iPhone.

Teachley: Addimal Adventure [iPad; Free] Developed by former teachers and experts in children's cognition and learning, Addimal Adventure is an engaging game that teaches single-digit addition.

Monument Valley [iOS Universal; $3.99] In Monument Valley you will manipulate impossible architecture and guide a silent princess through a stunningly beautiful world. Read our review.

Sky Guide [iOS Universal; $1.99] A star and constellation guide has never been more beautiful and easy to use. Just hold it to the sky to automatically find stars, constellations, planets, satellites and more. It's stargazing fun for all ages and experience levels! Read our review.

Storehouse - Visual Storytelling [iPad; Free] Share your world through Storehouse. It's the easiest way to create and discover beautiful stories. Read our review.

Device 6 [iOS Universal; $3.99] A surreal thriller in which the written word is your map, as well as your narrator. Read our review.

Threes! [iOS Universal; $1.99] Explore our little game's deep challenge and grow your mind beyond imagination. Read our review.

Yahoo News Digest [iPhone; Free] Yahoo News Digest provides a definitive summary of all the important, need-to-know news. Read our review.

DayOne for Mac [OS X; $9.99] Record life as you live it. From once-in-a-lifetime events to everyday moments, Day One's elegant interface makes journaling your life a simple pleasure. Read our review

Cinemagraph Pro [OS X; $24.99] Mesmerize your audience by creating flixels with Cinemagraph Pro.

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