Appolicious names best free apps of 2012

Appolicious, a great website to visit if you're trying to find good apps, recently posted its list of best free apps of 2012 (so far). These are apps that have either been released this year or have received significant updates. They range from Camera Awesome, a photo-sharing app that helps you take better pictures, to Khan Academy, an app that streams Khan's hugely popular educational videos, to Pocket (Formerly Read It Later), which lets you save web content for later: articles, videos, photos, web pages, or anything else you find online.

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Jim Karpen holds a Ph.D. in literature and writing, and has a love of gizmos. His doctoral dissertation focused on the revolutionary consequences of digital technologies and anticipated some of the developments taking place in the industry today. Jim has been writing about the Internet and technology since 1994 and has been using Apple's visionary products for decades.