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Our favorite iOS Apps, April edition

What iOS apps are Macworld's staffers loving this month? Fantastical games, music recording devices, and more. Check in with Chris Breen, Serenity Caldwell, and the rest of the crew.

on macworld.com

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Microsoft Office for iPad review: Finally! True productivity on your tablet

Microsoft's Office for Apple's iPad tablet is a beautiful hybrid of form and function, competing with and even outdoing Apple's iWork suite.

on pcworld.com

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AlarmPad review: A glimpse at the future of alarm apps

AlarmPad beats most other alarm apps by giving you at-a-glance smart context.

on greenbot.com

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4 postcard-sending apps compared, for when Snapchat just won't cut it

Sometimes the situation merits actual physical photos with real words printed on them. But you can still do it all right from your phone!

on greenbot.com

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Paper review: FiftyThree's sketching app gets iOS 7 update, dots, and brush sizes

Macworld associate editor Serenity Caldwell spent an afternoon sketching with FiftyThree's new Paper 1.6.1 update. Here's what she likes (and what still needs work).

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Lyne review: Sit back and relax with this iOS game

Got enough stress in your life? Looking for a nice game to help you relax? Lyne is a puzzle game catering to stressed-out iOS gaming fans.

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Our favorite iOS apps, March edition

What iOS apps are Macworld's staffers loving this month? Check in with Jason Snell, Dan Moren, and the rest of the crew.

on macworld.com

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PCalc 3 review: Standout iOS calculator gains programmability and polish

The basic Calculator app is good for simple calculations, but if it’s a full-featured scientific calculator you want, there’s no better app than PCalc.

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Review: Everything.Me is a launcher that's everything and nothing

The novelty of the app's contextually aware Home screens tends to wear off after a while.

on greenbot.com

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Forget Flappy Bird, you want to play Threes

In this week's Staff Picks column, learn why the iOS game Threes is associate editor Serenity Caldwell's new favorite time-sink.

on macworld.com

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SwiftKey Note review: Awesomely fast typing, but limited to just one app

This note-taking app has a super smart predictive keyboard and syncs with Evernote.

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Whatever the weather, Dark Sky 4.0 has you covered

After eight months without a major update, the Dark Sky Company's weather app is back and better than ever.

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Snow is for suckers: Play these winter sports games on Android

When it's too cold out for the real thing, there's always your phone.

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Luxi review: Let your iPhone double as your camera's light meter

iPhone light meter app does what standard gadgets can do in calibrating the light on your subject to suggest the best settings for your shot.

on macworld.com

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Tadaa SLR review: iPhone app facilitates your focus after the fact

Use this app to adjust the focus point of your iPhone photos after you shoot them.

on macworld.com