Editor’s Picks Apps


Paris 3D Presents a New Way to Discover the City of Lights

Paris 3D is more than just an awesome map app, it's a practical guidebook for discovering Paris on foot, in a car, or from your living room.

Buy Alien Glyphs on the App Store

Alien Glyphs: Grab this Rising Star in Memory-based Puzzles

Most memory-matching games don't require a whole lot of strategy, but Alien Glyphs has the little extras that make a game truly polished and fun.

Buy Super Juicy on the App Store

Super Juicy Will Bubble to the Top of the Best Apps Ever List

Super Juicy is bringing a new kind of action to the popular genre started by Bejeweled. The point is still to match like objects, but instead of jewels or parrots, Super Juicy is all about the bubbles, baby.

Buy Team Alpha on the App Store

Team Alpha: All the Mutant-Shooting Action You Can Handle

Team Alpha is a shoot-em-up, action game where, according to Sad Cat Software, your task "is to eradicate all mutants in a government lab where a secret biological experiment has gone awry." The app offers nearly 200 rooms of mutant-shooting mania with big guns.

Buy Pig Rush on the App Store

Pig Rush is Better than Bacon

Sometimes I just want a unblemished, side-scrolling platform. Something that is fun to play, without all the bells, whistles or learning curve. Pig Rush is just that game. Pig Rush has just one goal. Keeping going.

Buy Idea Organizer on the App Store

Idea Organizer Grabs Text, Voice and Visuals for Easy Notes

Idea Organizer is a handy little app for catching your brilliant ideas in the most convenient way.
In my experience "notes apps" or thought-catcher apps like Idea Organizer fall into two categories: too many features or too few.

Buy HOYLE Video Poker on the App Store

Hoyle Video Poker is All Aces — and We Want to Share it

Video Poker by Hoyle is exactly what it sounds like — video poker for the iPhone — but what its name lacks in "sexiness" it make up for in sheer reliability.
The Vegas-style game consists of Double Bonus, 5 Card Draw, Jokers Wild, Jacks or Better and Deuces Wild — all of which shine like a iPhone fresh out of the box.

Buy WordWeaver on the App Store

Wordweaver Takes Word Games to the Next Level

Wordweaver adds new features, twists and roadblocks to the typical "find and select" word puzzlers. It could be one of the most innovative word games I've played in a while, and it's easily the most challenging.

Red Hot Slots: Video Slots are a Reel Good Time

Red Hot Slots: Video Slots are a Reel Good Time

Red Hot Slots is a rock-and-roll good time for anyone that enjoys games of chance. ...Take that, Vegas! I'm going with Red Hot Slots.

Buy 3D Aquarium on the App Store

3D Aquarium: Dive into a Peaceful Underwater World of Virtual Pets

3D Aquarium — The great thing about having a pet is the interaction — the petting, funny expressions and playtime. So, I’m usually not too keen on the world of virtual pets and the related iPhone apps.

Buy Music Studio on the App Store

Xewton Music Studio is a Beast — and We Mean it in the Best Possible Way

Lets start with the bad news, Xewton Music Studio is a $20 iphone application. That is a lot of money on a platform that offers an almost infinite amount of free and under $2 apps. That being said this thing is a beast and in a world that seems to be in a drunken race to the bottom, I will gladly stand on the top and give Xewton my hard earned 20 bucks.

Buy MonsterABC on the App Store

MonsterABC Wraps up Entertainment and Education in One App

One of the newer edutainment apps to hit the marker is MonsterABC, an alphabet primer with a monstrously cute theme.

Buy ORBITAL on the App Store

Orbital: Best-Looking App, but Still Requires Strategy and Skill

Orbital, the new space-themed app from BitForge, is a stand-out game that can be played with one hand. It falls loosely into the brick-breaker category, but takes this straightforward concept adds a few new ideas, a bit of social media and packages it all up with gorgeous graphics.

Buy Walkee iGuide to Disneyland on the App Store

Disneyland iGuide by Walkee is a magical link to Walt's Kingdom

I wasn't too sure I could test the Disneyland iGuide by Walkee without a visit to the "happiest place on Earth." However, since my app purchase did not include a ticket I realized I'd just have to give it my best shot.

Buy SWINE TIME - Reaction Test on the App Store

Swine Time is an entertaining flight in under 30 seconds

There seems to be a correlation for me lately... The shorter a game is, the longer I play it. And this is certainly the case with Swine Time, the newest release from Vito Technology.
If you're lucky, a game of Swine Time will take 30-60 seconds to play.