ICON_Hopster

Hopster is the first children’s app to be granted a U rating from the BBFC

iPad
News

The iPad app aimed at ages 2-6 offers on-demand children’s TV shows and educational games

1,389

Feels Review

iPhone

We’re undecided about Feels, the decision-maker app that factors in your feelings for iPhone

Feels is an unusual app designed to let you analyse how you feel about particular decisions you need to make and whether a choice is right for you.

2,540

Brian Cox’s Wonders of Life Review

iPadiPhone

Understand the science of life through 3D photos and videos in Brian Cox’s new iPhone and iPad app

Brian Cox's Wonders of Life is a breathtaking exploration of life on Earth through over 1,000 images, more than 2 hours of video and over 80 engaging articles.

2,680

NHM Alive Review

iPadiPhone

David Attenborough breathes new life into extinct animals in NHM Alive

A spin-off from David Attenborough’s recent Sky TV programme set in the National History Museum, this app lacks the wow factor of that show’s stereoscopic 3D, yet offers its own educative excitement.

2,129

Pacemaker Review

iPad

Pacemaker’s Spotify-powered DJ app for iPad offers endless remixing

Pacemaker for iPad is looking to turn the tables on premium DJ tablet apps such as Traktor DJ and djay 2, with Spotify integration and a pick-and-mix approach to selling effects.

2,875

Stubies Review

iPadiPhone

The cutest colour-matching puzzler for iPhone and iPad

Cute puzzle games are not going out of fashion any time soon.

2,714

Solutionist Review

iPhone

Solutionist for iPhone calculates anything automatically in seconds

Solutionist is a unique app that takes features from spreadsheets, coding languages and calculators to offer a customisable solution that you can use to automate a variety of common daily tasks.

2,739

Reporter Review

iPhone

Track your life with the Reporter app for iPhone

Life tracking is very popular right now, but Reporter takes a slightly different approach to the apps and wearable technology that can tell you how many calories you’ve burned.

2,923

Apps Magazine issue 43

Free preview of Apps Magazine issue 43

Android
iPad
iPhone
News

Packed with reviews, news and features, get a sneaky peek of what is inside the March issue of Apps Magazine

3,286

ICON_IFTTT

How to use IFTTT to create and share shortcuts to automate your life [Tutorial]

Features
iPhone

Use IFTTT’s powerful automation service to create useful shortcuts, known as ‘recipes’, for some of your most popular actions on your iPhone

2,479

Castro – High Fidelity Podcasts Review

iPhone

Castro for iPhone makes podcasts look as good as they sound

The developers of Castro are keen to point out that this was an app designed for iOS 7.

2,266

01_UC01_Cover

Holy interactivity, Batman! You’re never more than a tap away from your favourite superheroes in new digital magazine Uncanny Comics

iPad
iPhone
News

SciFiNow launches hot new digital magazine Uncanny Comics, a stylish guide for the booming digital comics market

1,391

Can You Escape 2 Review

iPadiPhone
Android

Puzzle game Can You Escape 2 for iOS and Android is finally here – but it’s missing a few levels

Can You Escape 2 is the highly anticipated sequel to Can You Escape, the popular puzzle game.

2,494

ICON_DiscoZoo

Top 5 best new apps and mobile games for iPhone, iPad and Android – 28 February

Android
iPad
iPhone
Top 5 Lists

Disco Zoo, Currently, Out There, Type Machine and Globo are our picks of the App Store and Google Play Store this week

6,289

TowerMadness 2 Review

iPadiPhone
Android

It’s sheep vs aliens, not Plants vs Zombies in TowerMadness 2 for iPhone, iPad and Android

Tower defence as a genre has been revitalised by smartphone gaming.

2,801

ICON_ClearNewOrig

To-do list app Clear is now free for the next 24 hours

iPad
iPhone
News

Clear for iPhone and iPad is free to download from the App Store temporarily

1,628

DropTask HD – Visual To-Do List

iPad

Deal with individual and team tasks in a clean environment with Droptask HD

Creating complex task lists is a difficult enough task when it’s only you who needs to view and understand it – but to then explain what you are doing to a team of people is even harder.

2,738

CARROT Fit – Talking Weight Tracker Review

iPhone

Like a sadistic Siri, Carrot Fit is an AI that will shame you into losing weight

Virtual personal assistants are certainly very much in vogue at the moment.

2,614

Yahoo News Digest

Yahoo makes first Summly-inspired news app available in the UK

iPhone
News

Following its $30 million acquisition, Yahoo have relaunched the Summly news app with a new name and a new look as Yahoo News Digest

1,117

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Watch the trailer for hot new mobile game Primal Flame [video]

iPad
iPhone
News

Primal Flame is a trailblazing new game for iPhone or iPad unlike anything we’ve seen before

1,472