Circa is a fantastic free tool for reading breaking news and staying informed wherever you are.
VSCO Cam is a great download for taking and editing photos, and with tools that take advantage of the iPad's larger screen and new Journal features, it's easy to recommend.
If you just want an easy way to create a slideshow with neat zooming effects, PhotoMotion is a great choice, but music limitations and a lack of extras leave you wanting more.
Aviate makes your Android easier to use, by smartly predicting what apps you need, when you need them.
A new online radio service that promises 200 curated stations, no ads, no login.
Whether you're playing against total strangers or your friends, QuizUp is a fun, challenging, and frequently-updated trivia game.
Devious Dungeon is a great hack-and-slash dungeon crawler that's perfect for those who long for the simpler platform games of the past.
Download Facebook Messenger if you want the same robust chatting features from Facebook's Web site on your phone.
Though the ads are distracting for a paid app, Bridge Constructor remains a fun, addictive game that’s sure to challenge you with each level.
Word, PowerPoint, and Excel are finally available for iPad, with what Microsoft says is an app built from the ground up for the larger iOS touch screen.
Dedicated Lightroom fans will find Lightroom mobile a fine lean-back photo-editing experience, but it needs a little bulking up before it's enough to attract new subscribers to the fold.
With jaw-dropping artistic level design and challenges people of all ages can enjoy, Monument Valley is well worth your money.
If you don't mind the 5GB storage limit, Carousel is an excellent way to share photos and videos.
Dash is a great system for frequent drivers wanting to monitor their gas usage and driving behaviors.
With the ability to use natural language to make appointments and reminders, and a (mostly) intuitive interface, Fantastical 2 for iPad is the best way to manage your schedule.
Union is one of the best for making blended images and double exposure shots, but don't download it if you're not willing to put in the work.
With tons of tracks, unlockable bikes, and several quests, Trials Frontier is a great download for 2D racing fans, but beware the freemium limitations.
With tons of replay value, Wayward Souls is a must-have dungeon crawler that requires both practice and precision to finish even the easiest dungeon.