Contrast, the makers of the popular iOS automation app Launch Center Pro, released two new apps today that hope to “speed up tedious tasks on iOS.” Group Text+ and Email+ each include features that make texting (iMessage and SMS) and emailing your favorite contacts or groups of contacts easier and quicker.

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You can also send text snippets, images, videos, your current location, current playing song, and more quickly both from each app and from other apps with iOS 8 extensions.

While Launch Center Pro takes an approach that lets users see the under-the-hood details and offers the ability to tinker with complex actions, Group Text+ and Email+ are refined and polished with a straightforward user interface (Contact Center launched in August exists somewhere in between but closely resembling LCP).

Group Text+ is available today for $1.99 (launch sale pricing) and Email+ is available for $2.99. Both apps are available for both iPhone and iPad.

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