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All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [May 18 – May 22]

All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [May 18 – May 22]

Each week, a new round of apps and app updates land in the iOS App Store. This week is no exception with the debut of Carbo – Handwriting in the Digital Age and a major update to Splice – Video Editor and Photo Slideshow Maker. These titles are only a sampling of what is available. Read on for our weekly picks of the best new apps and app updates that you shouldn’t miss.

Apple Store app updated with Touch ID support and two-step verification

Apple Store app updated with Touch ID support and two-step verification

The Apple Store iOS app, which recently got updated to support the Apple Watch, has received yet another update.

Apple highlights Accessibility Awareness Day with new section in App Store

Apple highlights Accessibility Awareness Day with new section in App Store

Apple tends to launch new sections within its App Store quite frequently, especially when they’re trying to highlight something with the apps available within its store.

Photoshop Touch will be removed from the App Store as Adobe focuses on other apps

Photoshop Touch will be removed from the App Store as Adobe focuses on other apps

In February 2013, Adobe officially launched a Photoshop app for iOS, but apparently dusk is setting on the app as Adobe refocuses its attention.

Firefox for iOS now available in beta for those lucky enough to get invited

Firefox for iOS now available in beta for those lucky enough to get invited

In December of 2014, it was confirmed that Mozilla had plans to bring its Firefox web browser to iOS. For some, the wait was almost over.

Microsoft’s lightweight email app, Flow, revealed in leaked images

Microsoft’s lightweight email app, Flow, revealed in leaked images

Yesterday, a report surfaced that indicated Microsoft was hard at work on a new, lighter-weight version of its Outlook app for iOS.

SwiftKey launches Theme Store for its iOS keyboard

SwiftKey launches Theme Store for its iOS keyboard

SwiftKey — one of the most popular third-party keyboards on the iOS App Store — has received a major update today that adds a theme store to it. 

Spotify introduces activity-based playlists, video clips and podcasts

Spotify introduces activity-based playlists, video clips and podcasts

Spotify held an event on Wednesday, May 20, and said that they’d be changing its listeners lives for the better after they got done announcing its new features.

Apple rejects an app update because one of the screenshots had the word ‘Android’

Apple rejects an app update because one of the screenshots had the word ‘Android’

Apple has in the past rejected apps from the iOS App Store for all kinds of ridiculous reasons. This time though, it has taken things to a whole new level by rejecting an app update because one of the screenshots from the app listing contained the word “Android”.

Safari exploit lets hackers trick users into visiting spoof addresses

Safari exploit lets hackers trick users into visiting spoof addresses

Researchers have discovered a URL-spoofing exploit in Safari on both iOS and OS X that allows attackers to trick users into thinking they are visiting trusted websites when in actual fact they are visiting an entirely different address. The hack could be used for phishing and to distribute malware.