New and updated apps: Uber, Southwest Airlines, Google Maps and more!

Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. It's impossible to keep up with them all, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Here they are! Today we've got a bunch of updated travel apps. some games and more!

New and updated iOS apps

  • Uber 2.25.0: The car sharing service gets an update with localization improvements. Free - Download now

  • Google Maps 3.1.0: The latest version of Google's Maps app has smoother, faster transitions in Street View and adds some bug fixes. Free - Download now

  • Southwest Airlines 2.4.0: Quite a big update for the popular airline's mobile app. It adds mobile boarding pass support for 28 additional airports, upcoming trip cards, Checkin and Mobile Boarding Pass access from the home screen, and other bug fixes. Free - Download now

  • Kiwanuka 1.0.2: In this game you guide lost citizens to freedom. The update fixes a "Tweet all" Game Center achievement, fixes graphical orientation issues and more. $1.99 - Download now

  • 1Writer 1.3.3: The text editor for iOS gets a new word count feature along with bug fixes and other improvements. $2.99 - Download now

  • Bubble Witch Saga 3.1.7: The bubble shooting game from the makers of Candy Crush gets a new spell binding saga episode and Eternal Isle - 20 new episodes in all. You can now cast spells in Arabic, and other surprises await. Free - Download now

  • British Airways 5.0: As reported by Richard Devine, British Airways' mobile app gets a complete redesign and overhaul. Free - Download now

  • Adobe Photoshop Touch 1.6: Adobe's photo and image editing software for the iPad gets some crash fixes, more brush types, a new Quick Selection tool, unsaved document auto-recovery, and much more. $9.99 - Download now

  • Echofon Pro: A popular Twitter app for iPhone. This update has some push notification improvements and general bug fixes. $4.99 - Download Now

  • Fantastical 2: Fantastical by Flexibits is a popular calendar replacement app available for both iPhone and iPad. Version 2.0.7 adds an improved week layout, and some fixes for known issues such as alerts for reminders not updating, Facebook birthday issues, and more. $4.99 - Download Now

More apps and updates?

If you try any of the apps or updates, let me know how they work for you. If you got any new or updated apps today that you loved, but don't see here, let us know about them!

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