Posts Tagged: Sale

Clear for iPhone and iPad Goes Free for 24 Hours

Since Apple doesn’t allow developers to charge additional money for app upgrades, their hands are tied when it comes to deciding how to handle significant changes to an app. Developers can either bite the bullet and just release an upgrade without earning any additional money from those who already purchased the app, or they can… Read more »

‘Cut the Rope’ for iPhone and iPad Goes Free for One Week

As part of its App of the Week program, Apple is now offering Chillingo’s Cut the Rope for free from now through September 4. This is the first time that Cut the Rope has ever been free since it debuted in the App Store in October 2010. The iPhone version normally costs $.99 and the… Read more »

Apple Celebrates App Store’s Fifth Year with 10 Free Apps

Apple’s App Store turns five years old this week and Apple is celebrating by dropping the prices of several apps all the way to $0 for a limited time. These featured apps include the popular Over that lets you add custom captions and text to your photos as well as a number of games, like… Read more »

‘Analog’ for Mac Gets New Filters, Goes on Sale for Half Off Until June 10

Realmac Software has released an update for its Mac photo editing app, Analog, adding new filters and dropping the price from $9.99 to $4.99 through the end of the day on Sunday, June 9. Analog’s eight new filters come from Analog Camera, Realmac’s new iPhone app (my review) that was released last week. The eight… Read more »

‘Angry Birds Space’ for iPhone and iPad Now Free Until May 29

Apple’s free App of the Week is another major title from a line of games that are pretty much a household name these days. Rovio’s Angry Birds Space for iPhone and iPad are now free and if Apple’s timing for this special holds true to form, they’ll remain free through May 29. Angry Birds Space… Read more »

‘Fruit Ninja’ for iPhone and iPad Free Until April 18

Apple’s App of the Week promotion goes big again this week, offering Halfbrick Studio’s wildly popular Fruit Ninja for free. The respective versions of Fruit Ninja for iPhone and iPad will cost you zero dollars right now and should continue to do so until April 18 if Apple’s timing remains consistent. Apple started the App… Read more »

‘Reeder’ for iPad and Mac Now Free

Last month, Google announced that it will shut down its Google Reader RSS service on July 1, 2013, citing a decline in the usage of the service. With hundreds of apps in the App Store relying on Google Reader, this shutdown puts a lot of developers in a tough place, forcing them to find an… Read more »

‘Launch Center Pro’ Gets In-App Actions, Goes on Sale

App Cubby’s Launch Center Pro, which is one of my most-used apps, got a major update late last week and it’s now on sale for 40% off for a limited time, bringing its price down to $2.99 from $4.99. Launch Center Pro is a productivity app that can help you complete common tasks you do… Read more »

‘Angry Birds’ for iPhone and iPad Free for First Time Ever

Apple has been running an ¬†App of the Week promotion, in which a paid app is made free for a short period of time, since last summer. A couple of weeks ago, Popcap’s Plants vs. Zombies was the featured app for this promotion and this week sees another well-known game, Rovio’s Angry Birds, under the… Read more »

‘Polymer’ for iPhone and iPad Free for a Limited Time

Whitaker Trebella’s Polymer is free for a limited time, down from its regular price of $1.99, as part of TouchArcade’s Free Play program. Polymer debuted in the App Store last year and offers a unique twist on the sliding puzzle genre. In Polymer you’re presented with a grid of various shapes. Each shape has at… Read more »