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Need 3rd Party 3D Touch Apps? Check Out This List!


Now that you have your shiny new iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus you’re dying to keep using 3D Touch and are looking for some 3rd party 3D Touch apps. Look no further. While force touch is nothing new, Apple has done some pretty interesting things with the software that runs the hardware. As the next few months roll on we’ll be seeing more apps integrate 3D Touch into their user experience. Right now the feature is relegated to some of Apple’s core apps and a handful of 3rd party apps. Here’s just a few you might enjoy using on your device. Keep an eye out for our full review of the iPhone 6s Plus in a few weeks.


CARROT Weather $3.99

CARROT Weather is an eerily accurate weather app that delivers hilariously twisted forecasts. There are secret locations to unlock. A time machine. And also evil penguins.

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AG Drive $3.99

An epic vision of the future, AG Drive takes you on the ride of your life as you drive blazing fast anti-gravity race craft and race against opponents on spectacular tracks that dive over and under an Earth city of the future.

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Soar from platform to platform as you desperately struggle against ever-increasing momentum and gravity’s cruel grasp. Score in-air boosts by collecting rotating green blocks, and our score increases as you travel in-game distance. How far will you travel?

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ClearSlide Mail $FREE

ClearSlide Mail delivers critical insights to connect and engage with customers anywhere, from nearly any device. ClearSlide Mail is the only solution of its kind that provides secure access for Gmail, Outlook, iCloud, and more.

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Colloquy – IRC Client $1.99

Colloquy for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch puts the power of the most popular IRC client for the Mac in the palm of your hand. Built atop the Chat Core framework, CM is a full featured client optimized  with iOS multitasking support.

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SkyGuide – $2.99

A star app has never been more beautiful and easy to use. Just hold it to the sky to automatically find constellations, planets, satellites and more. It’s stargazing fun for all ages and experience levels!

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Magic Piano by Smule – $FREE

Relax your soul with beautiful sounds of piano while playing your favorite tunes on original #1 piano rhythm game. Featured by TIME, New York Times and Apple’s Best New Apps.

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HIPSTAMATIC Camera – $FREE (limited time)

Make your photos as beautiful as your life and become part of the world’s most creative community, exclusively on iPhone. Sorry, not sorry, Android users.

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Curious – $FREE

Curious has the skills you need to crochet a scarf, create a budget, snap the perfect photo, plant an organic garden, flirt in Italian or play guitar. Curious offers more than 17,000 lessons, taught by more than 1,500 experts around the world.

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Charish – $FREE

Make decorating your home as fun as you are! Easily buy and sell high quality, pre-loved home decor, vintage furniture, art and more. With new product added daily, you’ll be inspired to shop and make money.

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  • Blue Apron – Quick Actions – Launch camera and access your Delivery Schedule or most recently viewed recipe. Peek and Pop to preview recipes
  • Bumpn – will measure the force of a user’s touch to decide how many “hearts” a photo deserves.
  • Carbo – Quick Actions
  • Camera+ – Quick Actions – take photo, take selfie, take macro, view lightbox
  • CityMapper – Quick Actions – go home, go somewhere
  • Documents 5 – Quick Actions – open recent, favorites, full text search, open browser
  • Dropbox – Quick Actions – show recently actioned files or folder, quickly upload photos, and search. Peek into files and folders.
  • Endless Alphabet – animals and animations now react to how hard you touch the screen
  • ETA – Quick Actions – add current location
  • Genius Scan – Press on the Genius Scan icon on your Home screen and get access to Quick Actions: Scan with Camera, Scan from Photos or Scan from Cloud
  • Instagram – Quick Actions – go to activity tab. You can also press on a photo when you’re looking at a grid view to expand a particular Instagram post. 3D touch a username then swipe up as you do it for some more options for the user profile
  • Karma Train for Reddit
  • Launch Center Pro – Quick Actions
  • Omnifocus – Quick Actions, New Inbox Item, OmniFocus Home Screen, the last item you were viewing, or Today
  • OmniOutliner and OmniGraffle – Quick Actions – create new document or edit recent documents
  • OpenTable – Touch a restaurant in search results to learn more, and select a time to book instantly on iPhone 6S. Quick Actions to access favorites and upcoming reservations
  • Parcel – Quick Actions – add a new delivery
  • PDF Expert – Quick Actions
  • Pinterest – “peek” and “pop” into Pins, or jump right into search or creating a Board from your home screen
  • Scanner Pro – Quick Actions to make a scan from your camera or Photos
  • Shazam – Quick Action to start Shazaming immediately
  • Spark – Quick Actions – writing a new email or using smart search
  • The Night Sky
  • Things – Quick Actions
  • WeChat – Quick Actions – mute for 1 hr, new chat, take a photo, show your QR code
  • Workflow – press firmly on a workflow to take a peek and new Quick Actions
  • Travel Guide by AFAR – Quick Actions allows for quick searches
  • Travelex – Quick Actions to easily check out rates on Euros, US Dollars, Canadian Dollars and more

Let us know if you have any new 3D Touch apps you found useful, fun or just because. Sound off in the comments below!

  Source: Reddit

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