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CrazyTalk: Still crazy, now mobile

After impressing us at last year's Macworld/iWorld, CrazyTalk 7 is back with a companion app for iOS devices.

Put your best face forward with Facetune

Since no one is stamping out the selfie anytime soon, you might as well use an app to make that picture look good.

App Invasion: Slice

This free app for Android and iOS will tell you when exactly to expect a delivery.

App Invasion: Up Coffee

App Invasion: Up Coffee

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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.

Flower Power

Flower Power review: This gardening gadget helps your plants thrive

Flower Power gives your plants a voice, so they can tell you what they need. And hopefully you'll stop killing every plant that comes into your home.

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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.

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Paper review: It's the best way to use Facebook

Facebook's new iOS app is the cornerstone of its mobile-first strategy and could replace its core app altogether.

SwiftKey

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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Cut the Rope 2 review: Polished but uninspired physics puzzle game for iOS

Cut the Rope was an incredibly successful iOS puzzle game. The sequel, however, barely makes the cut.

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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.

Clumsy Ninja

Clumsy Ninja review: Who knew that becoming a ninja could be so...meh

Clumsy Ninja looks great and its animation is impressive, but when a game's most exciting part is when you change the color of you ninja's shinobi shōzoku, there's a problem.

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The Room 2 review: Consummately crafted, spooky game for iPad puzzle fans

The Room 2 is the much-anticipated sequel to The Room, the splendid and mildly spooky iOS puzzle game that took the iPad by storm. Can The Room 2 recapture the magic (and gamers’ hearts)?

Angry Birds Go

Angry Birds Go review: Another iOS game bogged down by in-game purchases

Angry Birds Go is another installment in the popular Angry Birds franchise, but be prepared to open your wallet over and over again to make any real progress in this racing game.

Vesper

Vesper: Elegant Notes review: A pleasantly simple and useful note-taking iOS app

Vesper doesn't have a lot of features, but its simplicity makes it easy to focus on your note-taking instead of fussing with the app itself.

Jool

Jool review: Jump and flip as a bird on the run

Rostlaub's game for iOS is a running platformer with gory death scenes and no real story. But it's oh so satisfying.