The LEGO Movie Video Game ( iOS)
The Lego Movie is a fun way to get into the action if you're a fan, but don't spend your money if you haven't seen the movie.
Logic Pro X ( Macintosh)
Logic Pro X 10.1 from Apple is a self-contained music studio that offers tremendous flexibility and power -- once you get past the learning curve.
Shadowmatic ( iOS)
Shadowmatic is worth the pocket change for its unique perspective, but a better progression of difficulty would make it a more engaging play.
Sling TV's bargain price and freedom from contracts make it well worth a test drive for prospective cord-cutters or "cord-nevers" who can live with its stripped-down selection of live TV channels.
Trivia Crack ( iOS)
Trivia Crack is a fun trivia challenge with friends and strangers, just be aware of in-app and pay-to-win purchases.
The Princess Bride: The Official Game ( iOS)
All but the most die-hard "Princess Bride" fans should steer clear. While it will remind you of the classic comedy, it has few other redeeming qualities.
Adobe Lightroom for Phones ( Android)
For rating and flagging photos already in Lightroom while you're killing time or for quick, rough edits, it's good. But the phone version of Lightroom mobile needs more features before it feels essential.
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Workflow ( iOS)
With a little practice, Workflow will let you speed up repetitive tasks or carry out complex actions, all with the touch of a button.
Salient Eye ( Android)
As far as free theft-deterrent and motion-notification systems go, Salient Eye has the lock on simplicity.
Kwilt ( iOS)
Despite some promising features, Kwilt currently has too many irksome kinks to take down the Photos app as your default mobile image editor.