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This iOS App Blows Your Mind In Four Dimensions [Review]

This iOS App Blows Your Mind In Four Dimensions [Review]

Watch out for the cuboid shadow of the 4D object later on

If, like many people, you find Mondays just too much to cope with, you might want to avoid today’s app. It’s not the sort of thing that’s going to make your Monday feel any better, and in some cases it will just fry your brain until next Monday. Which would be a shame, because you’d miss out on a whole weekend.

Be forewarned, then: The Fourth Dimension is an app which will mess with your head. Deliberately. Even though the aim is education and expansion of knowledge, it will still mess with your head. You will emerge from the experience only fractionally the wiser, and quite a lot more confused than you were at the beginning. Don’t worry, this is perfectly normal.

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Can You Face Terrifying Cat Of Doom? We Try Trailers In iMovie For iOS [Review]

Cat of Doooom

Along with everything else in iLife for iOS (and iWork too), iMovie got an update at the new iPad announcement on Wednesday. The big new feature is trailers, which you may have used before on the desktop. Now you can make them on iPhones (4 or later) and iPads (2 or later).

We wanted to put the new iMovie through its paces, so here’s a trailer we made.

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Python’s Hunt For Holy Grail Continues On iPad – One For True Fans Only [Review]

Monty Python and the Holy Grail app

Fans of Monty Python, gather your dead parrots and your stuffed John Cleese plushies: today is your day to celebrate the official launch of Monty Python: The Holy Book of Days for iPad, an app that gives faithful Python followers everything they could ever wish for on a plate, with strawberries on top. The rest of us might be left wondering what the fuss is about, though.

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Rejected: The Mountain Lions Apple Left Behind [Humor]

Rejected: The Mountain Lions Apple Left Behind [Humor]

With all the news about OS X Mountain Lion, one can only wonder which felines didn’t make the cut for Apple’s next-gen operating system. Luckily, iPhoneSavior managed to get its hands on exclusively leaked images of all the rejected cats. As you can see, there were several great candidates.

Personally, I would have liked to have seen this great image in every copy of Mountain Lion:

Rejected: The Mountain Lions Apple Left Behind [Humor]

Ferocious.

Clear Todo App: Also Great For Poetry!

I wrote a poem, on my phone...

Realmac‘s Clear todo app is the talk of the Macosphere today, earning glowing reviews pretty much everywhere (including here at Cult of Mac). And rightly so: it’s totally different to everything that’s gone before, and cute and sexy and gorgeous too.

But there’s more to it than colorful todo lists. Oh yes. It makes a pretty neat colorful poetry writing thingummyjig too.

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Finally: A Free Mac App For All Your Meme-Making Needs [Review]

Hands up if you like memes

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Screw Those Angry Birds – Won’t Somebody Think Of The Misunderstood Pigs?

Misunderstood pigs

All this time, people have blindly taken the Birds’ word for it, and joined them in their campaign of violence against the pigs. Nobody thought to ask the pigs for their side of the story. Until now.

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Dilbert Pokes Fun At Siri [Humor]

Dilbert.com

Ah, wonderful. Imagine the comic opportunities that lie ahead now that Dilbert characters carry talking smartphones.

Somehow, you can tell this is probably just part of Dogbert’s masterplan for the company anyway.

How To Get Something Like Siri On Your Older iPhone Right Now, No Jailbreak Required

Voice Actions for iOS

Say hello to Voice Actions. She’ll say hello right back.

Voice Actions is a basic Siri alternative, available right now in the iOS App Store.

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Give Your Ears A Pre-Breakfast Brian Blessed Blast [Review]

Brian doing his thing

Today’s – probably this week’s – Best Thing Ever is the amazing, ear-exploding wonder that is Brian Blessed Alarm Clock.

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