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Top 5 best new apps and games for iPhone, iPad and Android – 14 April

Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff, Fantastical 2 for iPad, Klout, Monument Valley and Carousel by Dropbox are our top picks of the App Store and Google Play

Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff, Fantastical 2 for iPad, Klout, Monument Valley and Carousel by Dropbox are our top picks of the App Store and Google Play.

1,084

Win! Elgato EyeTV Mobile

Stream TV to your iPhone, iPad or Android device without using up all your data by winning an Elgato EyeTV Mobile

Stream TV to your iPhone, iPad or Android device without using up all your data by winning an Elgato EyeTV Mobile.

7,144

Snapchat

iPadiPhone
Android

2,515

Seene Review

iPadiPhone

Create amazing 3D images with your iPhone camera

There are plenty of image-sharing apps around, but Seene offers a unique angle – literally – on mobile photography.

5,947

Soundwave Music Discovery Review

iPhone
Android

Facebook for music, share what you’re listening to with online friends instantly.

Our music lives are no longer dictated by the CDs we buy.

3,660

Duolingo Review

iPadiPhone
Android

Level up and learn a new language at the same time with Duolingo – now on iPad

Languages can be tricky things, yet at the same time they are something that most of us wish we were better at, it’s a frustrating combination that often leads to impatience and ultimately giving up on trying to broaden your lingual horizons.

5,765

Real Racing 3 Review

iPadiPhone
Android

The debate on freemium gaming just got even more fast and furious

The debate on freemium gaming just got even more fast and furious.

9,289

Google Maps

iPhone
Android

Google Maps makes a welcome return to iPhone, and is still the best on Android

Google Maps will be familiar to many iOS users, as the app came pre-installed on devices prior to iOS 6.

6,350

Zenonia 5 Review

iPadiPhone
Android

Zenonia is back for a fifth installment on iOS and Android

This is one of the best Android games on the market.

9,596

Steam Review

iPhone
Android

Keep up with the Steam gaming community 24 hours a day

As some of you may know, Steam is a service that lets you play games online, make purchases, and chat with fellow gamers in style.

5,321

Timehop Review

iPhone

Timehop gives your iPhone the power to travel back in time through your social networks

Every now and then, you get a feeling of ‘what was I doing this time last year?’ With Timehop, you become a kind of Doc Brown, travelling back in time to see exactly what you were up to.

6,745

Storm The Train Review

iPadiPhone

Can Storm The Train offer a genuine challenge to the endless running heavyweights on iPhone and iPad?

Run to the right, shoot vampires, zombies, robots, werewolves, bigger robots and a few other enemies, jump between trains, have boss fights, pick up other guns.

5,385

Wrike – Project Management Review

iPhone
Android

Mobile project management for your iPhone and Android smartphone

Project management is one of the most difficult tasks in any organisation, and there are countless physical and emotional barriers that can get in the way of a smooth operation.

8,922

Squarespace Note Review

iPhone

Note-taking on your iPhone made refreshingly simple

Note-taking is an important task, and most of us need to do it at one time or another.

7,041

Curiosity – what’s inside the cube Review

iPadiPhone
Android

The biggest iOS and Android social experiment ever, all revolving around a cube

It may well be that you have already tried Curiosity.

6,304

Craftsy Review

iPadiPhone

Create cool crafty things with iOS as your guide

Hobby crafts have experienced a resurgence in recent years.

8,145

NowThis News Review

iPadiPhone

News and videos on iOS, but not as we know it

The stuffy old news anchor is dead: long live the young, suitless, standing, enthusiastic, sarcastic, pally presenter like we see all over NowThis News.

5,964

Blurtopia Review

iPhone

Have all your questions answered using this new social network

Sometimes a question pops into your head that you have to have answered.

4,748

CanWeNetwork Review

iPhone

Expand your network using locations, interests and business credentials

LinkedIn is the premier online service for building business connections, and it has a proven track record in helping people to get to know others in similar industries, and for helping them build worthwhile business relationships.

4,063

Blue Note by Groovebug Review

iPad

An iOS library for lovers of jazz music

iTunes is a fantastic resource for music of all genres.

5,558

Don’t Look Back Review

iPadiPhone

you won’t stop playing – ever

Terry Cavanagh clearly knows how the human mind works.

8,582

Catch Notes Review

iPadiPhone

It’s another note-syncing app, but will this catch on?

Note-taking apps are one of the oldest smartphone programs, and things went a step further when it was possible to sync notes across devices.

9,233