iOS's Newsstand has been open for business for nearly a year-and-a-half. We look at what a pair of recent Newsstand additions from some long-established magazines are doing digitally -- and how a young up-and-comer is teaching them a thing or two about making the most of the iPad.
From dinosaurs to Big Data, our biweekly look at content-rich apps tackles some big topics in this latest installment.
The iPad doesn't automatically make you an expert on a diverse array of subjects. But the apps we feature in this week's column put expertise on classical music, evolution, and graphic design right at your fingertips.
We end 2012 with the quantity and quality of content-rich apps on the upswing. But expectations for these tablet apps are higher, too.
Holiday shopping eating into your budget for app downloads? Not to worry -- three of our four offerings this week won't cost you a dime to download.
Our regular look at content-rich apps takes on a holiday flare, as we explore a mobile adaptation of a classic Charlie Brown special, examine other Christmas-themed apps, and consider the best mobile versions of Charles Dickens's holiday tale.
The iOS Newsstand gets a noteworthy addition, while another newspaper offers a pretty deep collection of its front pages over the years. But the latest round-up of content-rich tablet apps starts by introducing you to a man named Bond -- James Bond.
The classic TV special is now an iPhone and iPad app, and while Loud Crow's mobile offering is charming enough, it doesn't match the greatness of the cartoon that inspired it.
Our regular look at content-rich tablet apps considers the campaign promises of two more presidential apps. And we drown out all this election talk with some iconic jazz music from the terrific Blue Note app for your iPad.
Our regular look at content-rich apps says hail to the chief and asks all the right questions. But we start things off with an app that provides a new look at the works of Edgar Allan Poe.
Our regular look at content-rich apps for your tablet takes you around the world, into outer space, and through the annals of rock history.
With classrooms opening up across the country over the next few weeks, our look at multimedia apps looks at some offerings that will put you at the head of the class.
We kick off our biweekly look at content-rich tablet apps by profiling some noteworthy new releases that help you see new places without ever leaving home.
Articles by Jeff Merron