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Apple removes Civil War games from App Store for showing the Confederate flag [updated]

Joining the ranks of retailers pulling any products that feature the Confederate flag from their stores, Apple has purged the App Store of anything that features it, including historically focused Civil War strategy games.
Mobile

GivingTales brings Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tales to life and donates to charity

Sir Roger Moore and the team behind Subway Surfers released GivingTales, an educational app that provides children with modernized versions of Hans Christian Andersen stories. Profits will go toward Unicef's efforts to help…
Mobile

Forget Tinder: Use this new app to break up with your significant other

Ever wish you could break up with your girlfriend by sending her a voicemail of a Scottish man singing: “Your boyfriend doesn’t love you anymore ..."? Lucky for you: Binder, which is available for iOS and Android, will let you do just…
Mobile

This app helps you find out who’s free to hang in your neighborhood

A new app called Free helps you find out if your friends are free to hang out and coordinate activities together. That way, you're never left with nothing to do on a Friday night. Free is iOS only.
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Top 5 best iPhone games you need to play this week

It's always a challenge to find the best iPhone games, given the sheer amount of choice available, so to help you discover the best apps out this week, we've put together a handy list.
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The man behind Def Jam records wants you to relax, and has made a meditation app to help

Russell Simmons, famed for starting the hip-hop label Def Jam, has released an app called Meditation Made Simple. We sat down with Simmons to talk about the app, and his views on the benefits daily meditation can bring.
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Top 5 best iPhone games you need to play this week

When it comes to the App Store, it can be challenging to find the best iPhone games, so to help you discover the best of what's available, here's our roundup of our favorite new games.
Apple

Apple may start taking a smaller cut of App Store and iTunes sales

Apple is in talk with media companies to reduce its cut of App Store and iTunes sales, according to a report. It'd mark the first time the company has done so since it introduced the 70/30 revenue split in 2003.
Android Army

Google Play app store returns to China

After leaving altogether in 2010 following a highly publicized censorship battle, Google may be returning to China with the Google Play app store, pitting itself once again in a head-to-head battle with Apple for market dominance.
Mobile

5 addicting iPhone games you should play this week

When it comes to the App Store, it can be challenging to find the best iPhone games, so to help you discover the best of what's available, here's our roundup of our favorite new iPhone games.
Mobile

Fox’s Movie of the Day app kicks off daily discounted film sales with X-Men: First Class

Twentieth Century Fox launched a new app called Movie of the Day, which offers up to 70 percent discounts off the price of new and classic films. The app will have a new discounted film each day.
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MIxRadio is no longer a Windows Phone exclusive — It’s now on iOS and Android

MixRadio, the radio music service that Microsoft sold to messaging app Line, is now available for iOS and Android. The music streaming app is ad-supported and offers music from many well-known artists.