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Weekly Apps Roundup – Oct 23 2015

Check out the new and notable apps we think you should be downloading this week.

Please, Don’t Touch Anything

Price: $4.99/£3.99 • Version: 1.0 • Size: 48.3 MB

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Faced with nothing but a huge red button and instructed not to touch anything, inevitably you do what comes naturally and press the button. After which a series of increasingly cryptic puzzles are unleashed from your control desk. With 25 different outcomes depending on how you cope with the mysteries afoot…


Photoshop Fix

Price: Free • Version: 1.0 • Size: 88.3 MB

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Fix promises all the retouching and restoration power of full-fat desktop Photoshop in the palm of your hand. You can clean up selfies, vanish entire unwanted elements from landscapes and ‘paint’ color and blur effects with ease. Oh, and you can distort and adjust facial features in tastefully subtle or (for more fun) outlandishly bizarre ways.


Check out our review!

Live GIF

Price: $1.99/£1.49 • Version: 1.0.1 • Size: 15.0 MB

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If you have an iPhone 6s or 6s Plus you’ll be able to take Live Photos, Apple’s new moving image format. Currently they can only be shared between certain Apple devices – that’s where Live GIF comes in. The app converts Live Photos to Animated GIFs, a much more shareable format.

Shooty Skies

Price: Free • Version: 1.101 • Size: 82.9 MB

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We mentioned the crazy arcade shooter from the makers of Crossy Road when it first launched, but we’ve since sunk a bit more time into the game and written up a full review of the endless flier. Spoiler: it’s super accessible and super addictive!


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Price: $0.99/£0.79 • Version: 1.0.1 • Size: 5.0 MB

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Safari now allows content blocking extensions to cut down on ads and tracking. If that sounds good but you don’t know where to start, BlockBear is here to help with its friendly, furry face and straightforward language.

Check out our review!


Angry Birds Seasons

Price: $0.990.79 Free • Version: 5.3.1 • Size: 52.3 MB

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To celebrate its five year birthday, this classic Angry Birds game has gone free and added a ton of new levels based around Halloween, with a classic sci-fi feel. There are a few new in-app purchases to watch out for, but the core gameplay is as solid as it ever was.



Price: $3.992.99 $0.99/£0.79 • Version: 3.7.11 • Size: 11.7 MB

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A GPS toolkit for off-road navigation, filled to the brim with useful features. It’s a virtual compass, tracker, range finder, altimeter, inclinometer and more in your pocket. Be quick – it’s only on sale for a very limited time!