This Week’s Best Apps #1

Welcome to a new weekly feature that every Friday will highlight can’t-miss new apps for your iOS device that are less than one week old. Never miss another hot new app!

The 9/11 Memorial

for iPad
Price: Free
Track the past, present, and future of Ground Zero with this interactive memorial app that includes text, pictures, and videos.

The American Heritage Desk Dictionary

for iPhone & iPad
Price: $1.99
The entire text of the printed volume is included, along with electronic niceties like easy cross-referencing, search, history, pinch-to-zoom graphics, and more.


for iPhone & iPad
Price: Free*
Lets you print or fax any document directly from your iOS device, but *requires in-app purchase to remove watermark from documents.

Explore 9/11

for iPhone
Price: Free
Take a guided, augmented reality tour of the locations and events of 9/11.


for iPhone
Price: Free
Takes restaurant selection a step further by including menus so you can pick not just where you want to eat, but what.


for iPhone
Price: Free
Adds a social element to discovering new apps.


for iPad 2
Price: $4.99
An award winning adventure game with gorgeous steampunk imagery. It’s exclusive to iPad 2 because the 1st-gen iPad doesn’t have the horsepower needed to run it.


for iPhone & iPad 2
Price: $.99 / $2.99
Hot, addictive new interactive toy that lets you easily sample sounds from anything and then mix them as music.


for iPhone
Price: Free
Finally, a worthy competitor to Instagram, with more and better filters and equally easy social sharing.


for iPad
Price: Free
Watch full episodes of NBC shows on your iPad.

NFL Rivals

for iPhone
Price: $2.99
Hot new football game, officially licensed by the NFL, with great graphics and simple, gesture-based controls.


for iPhone & iPad 2
Free: $1.99
New game/toy from the makers of Rock Band.

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