This Week’s Best Apps #2

This week saw the release of some innovative history apps, music discovery tools, and news apps, along with some intriguing games.

Band of the Day

for iPhone
Price: FREE
Slick music discovery app, introducing you to interesting bands from around the world.

Cowboy Guns

for iPhone & iPad
Price: $2.99
Top-down shooter with several game modes and deep interaction.

Groovebug

for iPad
Price: FREE
Like Flipboard for music: a tailored music magazine and recommendation engine based on your personal tastes.

Firenze – Virtual History

for iPad
Price: $9.99
Explore the Renaissance through a dynamic, interactive tour of this Italian city.

Mini-Monsters

for iPad
Price: $2.99
Extreme close-up look at insects.

Shopping List

for iPhone
Price: FREE
Combines grocery stores, special sales, and your to-buy list in one convenient place. You can even scan UPC labels or enter list items by voice commands.

Soundala Play

for iPad
Price: $1.99
More accurate fractal visualizer for music.

Sports Illustrated Football Rivals

for iPad
Price: FREE
Lovely graphic design complements a look at 10 of football’s strongest historical rivalries.

TwitterStream

for iPad
Price: $1.99
Visualizes your Twitter feed as leaves floating down a stream. You can Tweet from the app and even play with the realistic water effects.

Warp Dash

for iPhone & iPad
Price: $.99
Futuristic arcade racer.

WSJ Live

for iPad
Price: FREE
Live news and on-demand video from thousands of sources.

About Robin Parrish

Unathletic, uncoordinated tall man with endless creativity stampeding through his overactive brain. Comes with beard, wife, and two miniature humans. Novelist. General blogger and main Gaming Geek for ForeverGeek. Lead Blogger, Apple Gazette.

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