New and notable apps
- Layout from Instagram [Free] Instagram’s newest app lets you create fun, one-of-a-kind layouts by remixing your own photos and sharing them with your friends.
- Filters for iPhone [$$0.99] You don’t take photos with Filters. You transform them. Filters has over 800 ways to transform your photographs
- Dungeon of Madness [$1.99] Dungeon of Madness is an action game where you rotate tiles to create our own route.
- Periscope [Free] Periscope lets you broadcast live video to the world. Going live will instantly notify your followers who can join, comment and send you hearts in real time.
- FINAL FANTASY Record Keeper [Free] RELIVE your favorite FINAL FANTASY moments in the mega hit from Japan, FINAL FANTASY Record Keeper!
- Breath of Light [$2.99] Hold a quiet moment. Breath of Light is a meditative and beautiful puzzle game with a hypnotic soundtrack by Winterpark.
- MLB Manager 2015 [$4.99] MLB Manager 2015, officially licensed by MLB.com and based on the award-winning Out of the Park Baseball series, is the most fun and realistic baseball game ever created for mobile devices.
Updates you don’t want to miss
- Everyday [$1.99] Take a picture of yourself every day. Version 2.0.1 bringsa variety of features including Unlimited Timelines, Location based reminders, Dropbox backup and more.
- Fantastical 2 for iPhone – Calendar and Reminders [$2.99] The award-winning, best-selling calendar app has been redesigned and reimagined for iOS 8, including new features such as reminders, a new week view, and much more! Version 2.2.5 adds Handoff support and a new 12 hours alert setting.
- Dark Sky – Weather Radar, Hyperlocal Forecasts, and Storm Alerts [$3.99] Dark Sky can tell you at a glance exactly when it will rain (or snow) up to an hour in advance, so you’re free to walk the dog or run out to lunch and know you’ll stay dry. Version 4.3.1 includes a variety of bug fixes as well as support for the Apple Watch.
Apple’s App of the Week
- Tangent – Add Geometric Shape, Pattern, Texture, and Frame Overlays and Effects to Your Photos [$1.99 → Free] Tangent provides infinite opportunities to transform your photos into amazing works of art that can be shared and enjoyed, no matter what your level of artistry.
Top iPhone and iPad Apps in the App store
- Minecraft – Pocket Edition (Top Paid iPhone and iPad) [$6.99] Minecraft is a game about placing blocks and going on adventures.
- Fast & Furious: Legacy (Top Free iPad) [Free] Join Tej, Roman, Letty and others to tear up the Streets in super-charged story missions set across all 7 Fast & Furious movies.
- Facebook Messenger (Top Free iPhone) [Free] Instantly reach the people in your life—for free. Messenger is just like texting, but you don’t have to pay for every message (it works with your data plan).
- Clash of Clans (Top Grossing iPhone and iPad) [Free] From rage-filled Barbarians with glorious mustaches to pyromaniac wizards, raise your own army and lead your clan to victory! Build your village to fend off raiders, battle against millions of players worldwide, and forge a powerful clan with others to destroy enemy clans.
Know of a new app or app update that is not on the list? Then share your personal favorites in the comments.