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10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now

Best Free iPhone Apps

It’s the night before the night before Christmas, so there’s plenty of stirring in everyone’s houses. But while the rest of your household is going crazy with last-minute preparations, you should sit back, relax, and enjoy this list of 10 paid iPhone and iPad apps that are currently on sale for free.

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These are paid iPhone and iPad apps that have been made available for free for a limited time by their developers. There is no way to tell how long they will be free. These sales could end an hour from now or a week from now — obviously, the only thing we can guarantee is that they were free at the time this post was written. If you click on a link and see a price listed next to an app instead of the word “get,” it is no longer free. The sale has ended. If you download the app, you will be charged.


Normally $0.99.

Splitscreen multitasking is only supported on iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4, and iPad Pro. Otherwise, only the modal Safari View Controller extension will be available.

The iPhone version only supports opening shared links in a modal window of Safari View Controller.

If you have any questions, please contact support.

Sidefari is a simple web browser that is designed to act as a companion to Safari.

With multitasking in iOS 9, Sidefari uses the new Safari View Controller to show an extra Safari-based browser on the side of your iPad’s screen. Now you’ll be able to have two websites simultaneously on the same screen enjoying the full benefits of Safari, like content blockers.

But your iPhone won’t be let out of the fun, as the app includes an action extension to open URLs in a modal window of Safari View Controller — all without exiting the current app. All that’s required is for the app to support the action extensions and a URL is being shared.

Sidefari for iPad features:
+ Compatible with iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4, and iPad Pro
+ Safari View Controller integration; optimized for multitasking
+ Included action extension to open URLs in-app from anywhere (that includes Safari!)
+ History always visible for quick an easy access to a previously-browsed website
+ Option to delete and/or disable history
+ The same modal Safari View Controller experience described below is also available for iPad

Sidefari for iPhone features:
+ Compatible with all iPhones running iOS 9 or greater
+ Modal Safari View Controller browsing from inside other apps
+ Compatible apps include any that share URLs and have access to the iOS extensions screen
+ A reliable, Safari-like experience

How to setup in three easy steps for iPad:
1. Open Safari
2. Swipe from the right edge of the iPad’s screen to bring up the multitasking window and select Sidefari
3. Tap the separator between Safari and Sidefari to stick the second window on screen

How to setup in three easy steps for iPhone:
1. Open Safari
2. Tap the share icon button
3. On the lower row of icons, search for “More” to enable the “Open Modally in Safari” extension


Download Sidefari

Am I Going Down?

Normally $0.99.

“Am I Going Down?” is a flight risk calculator designed to help those with a fear of flying. After entering your journey details, “Am I Going Down?” provides the likelihood of your flight doing down.

How safe is your next flight?

** Free today (Dec 23) with App of the Day! **

Crashes may make the headlines, but they’re incredibly rare, and when they do happen, seldom lead to injury. With those facts, there’s no need for nervous flyers to fall back on anything but cold hard numbers. “Am I Going Down?” will tell you how and why you have only a millions-to-one chance of crashing, allowing you to fight fear with information.

Next time you want to fly, don’t take sleeping pills or a soft toy – take the truth.
“New app “Am I Going Down?” uses aviation statistics to analyze the odds a flight will crash.”

“A new iOS app that uses big data to help alleviate the fears of anxious travelers”

Daily Mail
“‘Am I Going Down?’ app uses real flight statistics to analyse flight safety.”

Also featured in: The Economist, Huffington Post, Quartz, Bustle, Gizmodo, Business Insider, Daily Telegraph, Gadget Show, and many more!

Download Am I Going Down?


Normally $0.99.

Screeny+ is an utility app that helps you save space consumed by screenshots. It screens your camera roll and helps you to filter and delete screenshots that are no longer necessary.

***Screeny+ is optimised for scanning iPhone and iPad screenshots!***

“Screeny+ is the screenshot-deleting iPhone app we have wanted all our lives” – The Verge

“Screeny+ is a handy utility for those who take a lot of screenshots and it uses new iOS 8 technologies to save time and space on your iPhone.” – MacStories

“If you’re looking to quickly delete any old screenshots you have in your Camera Roll, there’s nothing better than Screeny+.” – Beautiful Pixels

**Free more space**

Screenshots consume space. Let us find them for you, so that you can manage them better.

**Filter and select easily**

**Quick check on photos in your camera roll**

We know photos are precious and we also know that the space you have on your mobile devices are limited. We will indicate if there are any photos older than 3 months along with the space they are consuming in your camera roll. Probably you can take a backup and delete them to make more space.

Download Screeny+

Notes Note-Ify

Normally $0.99.

*** Note-Ify Notes – One of the most popular note-taking applications in the world ***

Note-Ify Notes – write everything you need, group into FOLDERS, HIGHLIGHT and mark FAVORITE notes, synchronize via DROPBOX and protect with a PASSWORD.

Inbox, folders, favorite notes, the ability to put a password on each note and quick with “one-click” send of a note to a chosen favorite email – distinguish Note-Ify Notes from other note-taking applications.

With this application you increase business productivity and never forget what you want to do!

If you need to share notes with partners or friends – Note-Ify will always help you to publish the notes in the Facebook, Twitter, and share them via SMS or AirDrop. Also it is possible to synchronize the Note-Ify between your devices via Dropbox.

– Password Protection;
– Folders To Group Notes;
– Reminders;
– Favorite Notes;
– Color For Notes
– Themes;
– Fonts, Colors, Sizes;
– Send your notes to the favorite email in one click;

APPADVICE.COM:”This application provides you with an elegant and easy way to keep your thoughts “

APPPIPE: “Simple, efficient and beautiful, FNotes might just be the best iOS notes app you’ve never heard of”

APPSAD: “Note-Ify – minimalistic replacing to standard notes”

APPLEDIGGER: «Note-ify – this is the best alternative to the standard notes”

APPLENEWS: “Note-Ify – a new look at the minimalist notes that fit perfectly into the new design of the Apple”

YABLOCHNO.COM: «Note-Ify – a new look at familiar application notes … Note-Ify is quality and useful … synchronization and customization of appearance make it a viable alternative to the standard” Notes “.

APPLEMAGAZINE.COM: “… application in its current form is certainly the easiest way to create notes, and will make a great addition to your performance”

APPPICKER.COM: «Note-Ify features a very basic interface, and I actually prefer Productivity apps of this kind which keep things nice and simple. I definitely think the streamlined layout is a huge benefit for busy bodies like you and I!»

APPPICKER.COM: «I’ve used a fair few apps that are similar to Note-Ify in that they attempt to keep things simple and streamlined. Some developers manage to pull it off, while others fail miserably, and I would say that Note-Ify Notes definitely falls into the former category, with a fantastic minimalist interface and some of the smoothest overall functions you’ll ever see»

Download Notes Note-Ify


Normally $3.99.

Holidays Launch Celebration – Download Simple Photo editor for iphone now FREE !!!

Get more Likes, engagement and followers for your photo creations, by adding beautifully designed text.

Make your pictures come to life, quickly and easily, with artistic typography by InstaFonts.

InstaFonts introduces a simple and beautiful new way to give your photos more impact, with stunning typefaces, colors, and artistic textures.
Simply type your text, choose a font, add color or texture, position it on any image, and make your photos stand out above the rest.

InstaFonts lets you easily save your work straight to your camera roll or share it directly on Instagram. Move and scale your text to fit perfectly with any photo.

Experiment with dozens of fonts and textures.

Instafonts is sure to fit the style you’re looking for.

Hot InstaFonts Features:
* 38 fonts to explore.
* 35 Colors to use
* 51 Textures to choose from
* Mix and Match for endless possibilities
* Write as many lines of text as you wish
* Scale and Rotate
* Vertical text
* Opacity Controls
* Save to the Camera Roll
* Share directly to Instagram

Download InstaFonts

Tesla Wars

Normally $0.99.

Tesla Wars – hours of zapping fun on your fingertips!

Gather up all the strategic thinking and all the reaction speed you have to beat off the endless attacks of merciless enemies armed with chainsaws, fuel tanks and missiles. Shoot the sole Tesla Tower charges to crush the land, air and even underground strikes. Bash the black swarm with mines, toxic bombs, freezes, electromagnetic storms and other Special Weapons! Find out the perfect tactics to collect all the achievements and reward money. Challenge your friends to prove that you’re the Number One!

Anytime, anywhere Tesla Wars will keep you addicted


– Unique world and the amazing game atmosphere. Hilarious sound effects and flashy graphics are here to hypnotize you

– Breathtaking gameplay with an unbelievable number of levels. New challenges will keep you excited with the Tesla Wars

– Spice up the action with new flavors. Each level you meet new enemies, new weapons and new tactics

– Reverse the fight with the aces up your sleeve. Use the Special Weapons if zapping is just not enough

– Boost your progress if you’re stuck. Use extra resources for energy refill, perimeter repairing and weapons upgrading

– Challenge your friends. Get all the achievements and climb up to the top of OpenFeint and Game Center Leaderboards

– Feel free to choose your way. Use different game profiles to try out various strategies

Download Tesla Wars


Normally $2.99.

• Video playback in many qualities, support from 144p up to 1080p HD
• Seamlessly stream featured and popular music videos
• Adjust the playback speed, to view certain moments in slow motion or fast forward.
• Background playback allows audio to keep playing while using other apps or while the screen is locked.
• Support Recents Playlist – History Playlist.
• You can sign in with your YouTube account to view and manage your uploads, playlists and subscriptions.
• Watch videos that are normally blocked on mobile devices!
• Discover videos, playlists and channels with the powerful search feature.
• Customize your experience by choosing your preferred homepage, default playback quality, autoplay setting and more.
• Video and audio playback can be minimized, allowing to browse inside the app while playback continues.
• The video and audio player and video lists show all relevant information in an elegant and intuitive user interface.
• Much more!

***IMPORTANT NOTE: This app provides users with video streaming service only. It does not and will never include any video download features or any related functionality.

This app works flawlessly with: iOS 7.x, iOS 8.x, iOS 9.x

Download PlayTube


Normally $0.99.

More than 10,000 people have chucked their playlists with SwiBeat.
Stop typing in keywords and start swiping to play!
Hundreds of tracks for you to download! Over 2 millions music data. Now FREE from 12/23 – 1/2 (full price $5.99)!

Get annoyed every time you have to tap to select a playlist before resuming your activity and enjoy music again?
Now with SwiBeat, you can enjoy music seamlessly without any interruption.
Whether you’re jogging, driving or doing household chores, you can make a new playlist with a swipe on the screen.
A new algorithm interface for you to summon music styles in a second.

+ Easy-to-use +
Choose music based on directions.
Swipe right for fast beats. Move leftward for tracks with slower beats.
Swipe up for new releases, swipe downward for oldies.
Intuitive controls that needs no attention.

+ Unique Muzik Cards +
SwiBeat offers hundreds of tracks for users to download for free.
Choose from 5 Muzik Cards, each featuring different music styles:
Passionate, Easy Listening, Singers on the ground, Classical and Sing with All Your Heart.
Load and combine cards with one tap, get it now and enjoy infinite playlist combinations!

+ Smart Selection +
Interact with your music straight from the screen.
Slower or faster beats? Fast, swipe right. Slow, swipe left.
Swipe in the direction to choose the music styles you want.

+ Combine mix playlist +
Select multiple music styles at once.
Long press and drag on the screen — every place your finger passed makes up part of the mix.
Create a mix playlist that follows your fingertip.
SwiBeat, a music player born for swipe.

Special Edition Christmas Muzik Card—coming soon! And more Muzik Cards to come. Stay tuned!

Grab it now for free (full price $5.99) before Jan. 2th 2016!

Download SwiBeat


Normally $0.99.

One thing’s for sure: we don’t have a lot of time, but we can have fun tracking it with Clocks.
Clocks magically combines time zones, alarms and widgets in a simple and elegant app that you’ll love to use daily. This app is perfect for people who travel or who want to keep in touch with their friends or family abroad.

* We are proud to not use any In-App Purchases or Ads in our app.*

Please enjoy the following wonderful features.

Clocks helps you break the barriers of space and time and find chronological information about any city you like. You can search for and organise your favorite cities so that you can easily find the correct local time.

The Time Zone Converter provides time zone transformations taking into account daylight saving time (DST), local time zone and accepts present, past or future dates. Just turn it on, select a date and the time in your favorite cities will adapt accordingly. This is the perfect feature to use when handling future dates.

Nobody wants to miss out on important events, but sometimes, it’s hard to find the time in another city. Clocks lets you set alarms for your favorite cities in a simple and intuitive way. Choose from several predefined alert messages, set the local time you want to be notified at and you’re good to go.

Clocks wouldn’t be a modern iPhone app without Widgets. Your favorite cities appear in the Today View with just a swipe down, for quick glancing, Did we mention that they look awesome, too? New: We’ve added two modes of displaying the time in our today extension. Now you can choose from either digital/analog clocks.

Every pixel is carefully painted to match (as closely as possible) the current time in every city. For night time we used dark colors and for day time, bright ones, which combined, look wonderful on the iPhone display.

There’s a mode for everyone. Whether you like numbers or shapes to read the time, you can toggle them with ease.
New: Digital clocks are the default time display for Clocks. To reach the beautiful analog clock faces, just hold your phone in landscape mode.

We wind and set the clocks for you. Clocks is synchronised to magical time servers in the clouds so it always displays the correct time no matter the city, weather or holiday.

We have a big list of features that we want to implement with your help, like:
– custom alarm labels
– per city settings
And much much more, so stay tuned. You can contribute by giving us feedback on

Download Clocks

Merlo for Twitter

Normally $3.99.

The data points as well as presentation provided by Merlo is absolutely fantastic and highly useful for those looking to take a good look at their Twitter stats –

If you love or dabble in analytics, Merlo is an app that should provide you with the relevant data to make you decide which actions to take in your social media activities –

Merlo is designed to help you keep track of your daily twitter interactions, monitor your twitter account and improve your social engagement.
The daily report shows every interaction in a tidy and clear way.
From the calendar it’s possible to jump to previous reports or select a date range to have a wider insight.
The stats will give you a better understanding of your activities and your social engagement, simple graphs will easily show specific trends of your twitter account.
Keeping an eye on followers and following is easier than ever, discover who unfollowed you or who is not following you back: if your timeline is too crowded or not enough, the people tab will help you either way.

And if you are concerned about your data, don’t worry: all the processing is done on your device.
Remember to have a quick look at the FAQ to better understand how Merlo works.

If you like Merlo, please consider leaving a review this will help a lot.
If instead something is not working or you have a suggestion, don’t esitate to send me an email, any kind of feedback is always welcomed.

Download Merlo for Twitter

Zach Epstein

Zach Epstein has worked in and around ICT for more than 15 years, first in marketing and business development with two private telcos, then as a writer and editor covering business news, consumer electronics and telecommunications. Zach’s work has been quoted by countless top news publications in the US and around the world. He was also recently named one of the world's top-10 “power mobile influencers” by Forbes, as well as one of Inc. Magazine's top-30 Internet of Things experts.

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