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iOS Apps That Make You Think and Excite: Gifture, Logos Quiz Game and SloPro

These apps for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch turn photos into animated GIFs, test your knowledge of logos, and create slow motion video on your handset.


The Best Free Stuff of 2012: Alphabetical List

Here's the complete list of all 59 programs, mobile apps, and Web services in our 17th annual roundup of the best free stuff available online.


The 12 Best Free Entertainment Services and Apps of 2012

Looking for free streaming video and music, creative tools, or just a little something to pass the time? Try Crackle, Picozu Editor, Planetarium, or any of our other picks for no-cost entertainment.

The Best Free Software, Mobile Apps, and Web Services, 2012 Edition

59 terrific tools for getting your work done, finding great deals, planning a trip, keeping yourself entertained, and more.


Easter Apps: Best of iOS

Looking for something to keep you and your kids occupied while you try not to gorge yourself silly on chocolate eggs? Here are some of the best new Easter-themed apps.


Publishers Update Apps for Apple's Retina Display: Facebook, Nook, and More

If you're wondering which apps are primed for the third-generation iPad, here's a look at 10 apps to check out.

Free Friday: Star Wars: The Old Republic, CUBE, and The Stairwell

We take a look at three free games you can play with your weekend off.

Rexly Puts All Your Mobile Music in One App

The app was one of the finalists at a start-up smackdown for music apps here at South by Southwest.

Android Love: 12 Free Apps for Valentine's Day

Check out these free Android apps designed to help you find the best flowers, chocolates, rom-coms, love poems, dinner reservations, mood music, more. (All apps are Cupid approved.)


Foodspotting Expands its Menu

Analysis: After collecting food shots for awhile, the mobile app is revamped to let you browse popular dishes at nearby restaurants, or pull up a “picture menu.”

Last-Minute Tech Shopper Gift Guide

Use our last-minute tech gift guide to find great digital gift ideas that you can get to any friend or relative almost immediately.


Top 15 App Accessories for iPhone and iPad

Turn your iOS device into a pinball machine, a helicopter cockpit, or the ultimate TV remote with these imaginative combinations of hardware and apps.


10 Early-Bird Black Friday Deals Available This Weekend

Retailers are getting a jump on Black Friday by offering deep discounts the weekend before the official season opening of the holiday buying frenzy.