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Childhood Classics Meet the 21st Century

Now, is it just me, or are children’s television and literary characters a little bit, well, bland lately? Can you honestly see Bob the Builder being around another hundred years from now like Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit? No, me neither.

Move over Spongebob Squarepants and Dora the Explorer, our childhood classics are now available on iOS and they are better than ever. Hit the jump for a trip down memory lane.

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There are a great number of photography apps in the App Store, many of them trying to be the only place you come with your precious shots. It’s always interesting to see an app that dares to make a statement by being restrained in its scope.

Halftone, by Juicy Bits, is an exceptional photography app for creating halftones effortlessly. For those not familiar with the halftone process, it’s a historical printing technique that reproduces a photograph using variously sized, colored dots.

Mimicking this effect digitally can be complex and time-consuming, but with this app you are just a few clicks away from vintage-looking, comic-style images, and of course, as the name of the app implies, halftones. All that, for only $0.99. Read on to discover everything that this app has to offer.

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