It’s officially fall as of today and with the new season comes a slue of new apps for exploring the storied matchups of college and professional football, the wonders of science as well as original programing from the WSJ and the good old Wild Wild West. Most of these apps are iPad only as the mobile device continues to build momentum and garner more focus from developers. If we missed your favorite please let us know in the comments.
Download WSJ Live Here:
by Dow Jones and Company
Free – iPad Only
Introducing WSJ Live – featuring original programming that streams on demand. WSJ Live brings you live news and on-demand video directly from 2,000 reporters across the globe. The iPad-only app allows the viewer to tune into live new programming surrounding topics such as the market, tech and opinion that WSJ has become known for. Furthermore, the app gives access to the entire video archive of The Wall Street Journal.
Bobo Explores Light
Download Bobo Explores Light Here:
by Game Collage LLC
$6.99 – iPad Only – Read full review here
Science is an essential subject for a good education, but it’s not always fun. Featured as iPad App of the Week in many countries, Bobo Explores Light takes iPad’s vast educational capabilities and turns them into a high-velocity joyride for kids that takes fundamental scientific concepts for school-age children, and injects them with humor, astonishment and whimsy. With over 100 pages of interactive original content, its like a mobile science museum.
Bop It! for iPad
Download Bop It! for iPad Here:
by Electronic Arts
$2.99 – iPad Only – read full review here and enter to win!
The very popular action-reaction party game from Hasbro has gone mobile on the iPad. Go solo or team up with friends in All Play mode (only with iPad) and go for the highest score you can get. Featuring HD-quality graphics, this visual game is intuitive on the iPad. Use the simple Multi-Touch display controls to Bop It! Twist It! Pull It! And more. In every mode, just listen for the BOP IT! commands and respond to them quickly before time runs out.
Sports Illustrated Football Rivals HD
Download Sports Illustrated Football Rivals HD Here:
by Time Inc
Free – iPad Only
In the third week of football season, Sports Illustrated Football Rivals takes you deep inside 10 of football’s definitive rivalries, both college and professional. Featuring photography, video and moving photo montages, this feature-packed app is narrated by Emmy nominated actor Kyle Chandler (Friday Night Lights’ coach Eric Taylor). Football and history fans can take a look at such storied matchups as Packers versus Bears, Army versus Navy, Ohio State versus Michigan and more.
Cowboy Guns HD
Buy Cowboy Guns HD Here:
$2.99 – universal – Read full review here and enter to win!
Cowboy Guns HD brings the Wild Wild West back with a vengeance as a lonely cowboy faces a deadly gang of gunslingers known as The Crimson Jackals. He will have to fight through towns, deserts and canyons crawling with bandidos before finally defeating the four leaders of the gang to bring peace to the land. Featuring Adventure, Survival and Bounty Hunter modes, gunslingers can use a variety of Wild West weaponry from handguns, to shotguns to sticks of dynamite all the while listening to a authentic soundtrack based on spaghetti western movies.
†Prices accurate at time of posting but are subject to change without prior warning on the App Store