Every day, TiPb gets flooded with announcements for new and updated iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad apps and games. So every day we pick just a few of the most interesting, the most notable, and simply the most awesome to share with you!

  • Hotspot Shield VPN: Functions as a bandwidth compression service for iOS devices, allowing users to more than double the amount of Web content they can use under their mobile data plans and save money. [Free for iPhone - App Store link]

  • Cat Catch: Christmas Toy: A toy for your cat! Delight your cats this Christmas with an unforgettable toy! The whole family will remember this entertaining gift for years to come! [$0.99 for iPad - App Store link]

  • Chuggington Terrific Trainee!: Now your little trainees can ride the rails with their favorite Chuggington characters, Wilson, Koko, Brewster and Action Chugger! There are sixteen action-packed missions as you follow Vee’s instructions to make deliveries, patrol the rails and race against time. [$0.99 for iPhone - App Store link]

  • Smoovie: A stop motion animation app. Makes it child's play for budding animators to bring their toys to life. And more seasoned enthusiasts will feel equally at home with Smoovie's simple, fast, yet surprisingly powerful editing tools. [$4.99 for iPad - App Store link]

  • Today In History: As soon as you open the application you are shown all the major events that happened on that day. Created for history, trivia, and knowledge lovers and also for fans of On This Day, This Day In, Today In pages. [$1.99 for iPhone - App Store link]

Any other big app or game releases or updates today?

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