Learn all the elements on the periodic table with these top apps
Hide your photos and documents from prying eyes behind passwords and hidden icons
The new synth on the block
Björk’s award-winning Biophilia app is still one of the best examples of the modern, interactive-multimedia experiences best achieved on mobile touch screen devices, and the influence of Second Wind’s work for the Icelandic songstress seems to have been keenly felt in Tachyon, a stylish new dual-instrument synth for both iPhone and iPad.
They may look like child’s play, but these fun apps are anything but
The most-innovative album apps on the AppStore
Make like Jay Gatsby and host the social event of the year with a little help from apps
A re-imagining of action RPG on the iPad
Sometimes there is nothing more engaging than immersing yourself in the world of an RPG, just to escape to realm of greater possibility and mystery.
Turn your smartphone photos and portraits into app masterpieces
Get your craft and your cook on, in style
For those who love nice things and wish to be inspired, the lush-looking Brit + Co.
The Video streamer decides to go solo
While Apple continues to absorb more functionality and apps into its iOS, YouTube have decided to go the other way.
Vivid Games bring near console visuals to iOS with the apply named Real Boxing.
The boundaries of what is possible visually on a mobile device when it comes to gaming are constantly being pushed.
Take a trip to the other side in this port of the acclaimed DS title
When it comes to ports of other titles, iOS is often an afterthought, resulting in shoddy remakes that simply aim to make a quick buck.
This digital wall chart will make you a master of time management
Decisions, decisions, decisions; we all have to make them.
Cooler than Instagram? It might just be possible
It’s difficult to believe that an app could come along that might actually beat Instagram at its own game, but after a few minutes of fiddling with Starmatic, you may start to think it’s true.
A gloriously off-kilter ebook and movie
If you’re looking for a new story or world to immerse yourself in then downloading Kooky might be just what you need, especially if the kids are desperate for a new bedtime read.
A recipe app that serves up a treat
Tablets such as the iPad have replaced traditional cookbooks in many kitchens these days, offering access to thousands of recipes from apps and the internet at the tap of a screen.
Take a step back in time with this retro 2D shoot-’em-up
Some modern games revolutionise the way we play with new graphics and control schemes that simply blow the user away.
Slice it up: makes it easier to go down
Why bother releasing another Twitter app? Surely there’s enough out there already, covering all the bases you would want covering and doing a good enough job of covering said bases? Well, yes and no.
The tablet is your new steering wheel thanks to the stunning range of racing games that are available on the iPad
Or: Beatrix Potter for your smartphone
If you’ve got great characters, pleasant drawings and your interactive book can successfully be used alone by a child, then you’re onto a winner.