Apple's App Store turns 5 on July 10th and Apple is in a mood to celebrate. So what better celebration then to give some of prized Apps and Games free to iOS users to celebrate the occasion. The Apps and Games being given free are pretty costly and if you are iOS user, use this opportunity to download all of them when there is opportunity. You can always delete them later.
Among the Apps that are free the first slot belongs to the $20.00(Rs.1200.00) App Traktor DJ. This App works only on iPad and the features listed on App Store are :
- Revolutionary DJ app by Native Instruments – makers of the leading pro DJ software
- Touch the groove using familiar iPad swipe and pinch gestures
- Direct access to your iTunes music library from TRAKTOR DJ
- Stylish waveform display allows for simple looping and ultra-tight scratching
- Intelligent browser recommends songs based on compatible tempo and key
- Automatic tempo and key detection plus BPM sync for super-smooth mixing
- Innovative Notification Center gives you in-app access to essential tips and undiscovered techniques
- 8 built-in pro DJ effects including Reverb, Delay, and dramatic glitch effects like BeatMasher
- Familiar DJ mixer layout with crossfader, 3-band EQ, and filter on each channel
- Prepare tracks on the road – all metadata (tempo, beatgrids, cue points etc.) in TRAKTOR DJ syncs with TRAKTOR PRO DJ software*
- Enhanced time-stretching, powered by élastique efficient V2 engine by zplane.development
- External mixer mode for sending individual deck outputs to a stereo out on an interface
- Perfect integration with TRAKTOR KONTROL Z1 including separate headphone monitoring
- TRAKTOR DJ automatically checks for an existing Dropbox folder when enabling metadata sync
- Record your mixes live in high-quality on the iPad and share with your friends
Download the Traktor DJ now for your iPad from Apple Store.
The next on on the list is Infinity Blade II which normally costs $ 7.00(Rs.420.00) I have written a review of Infinity Blade II, which you can read here. This one is for all iOS devices so Download the Infinity Blade II from Apple Store.
The other game worth $7.00 being given free as a anniversary gift is
Superbrothers: Sword and Sorcery EP. Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP was chosen as the iPad Game of the Year Runner-Up in App Store Rewind 2011 and is available for iPad and iPhone and can be downloaded here from Apple Store.
The Disney game Where's My Water prices at $0.99 is also being given free for first time.
The features of Where's My Water as listed on Apple Store are :
Help Swampy by guiding water to his broken shower. Each level is a challenging physics-based puzzle with amazing life-like mechanics. Cut through dirt to guide fresh water, dirty water, toxic water, steam, and ooze through increasingly challenging scenarios! Every drop counts!
• Original Stories & Characters – Play through 4 unique stories featuring Swampy, Allie, Cranky and Mystery Duck. That’s over 500 amazing puzzles!
• Innovative Mechanic – See water in various forms and use your creativity to solve the puzzles – totally stimulating!
• Collectibles, Challenges, and Bonus Levels – Collect special items uniquely designed for each character and complete cool challenges to unlock bonus levels! “Tri-Duck” each level for ultimate bragging rights!
• Brand New Levels Every Week – Hurry and play before they expire, and be sure to use ‘Photo Finish’ to share how you beat the new levels!
• Synchronization – Share your hard earned progress across multiple iOS 5 devices!
Download the game from Apple Store.
Next one is an journal App Day One, the features of which are
Designed and focused to encourage you to write and recall more information about your life. Featuring:
• Sync (via iCloud or Dropbox) to Mac, iPhone and iPad apps
• Photos (Camera+ Integration iPhone only)
• Tags & #hashtags
• GPS, Locations, Foursquare Places
• Weather and Temperature Data (3-day historical)
• Calendar View
• Passcode Lock
• Multi-Markdown (Text formatting)
• Starred Entries List
• Universal iPhone and iPad
• Entries By Year view
• TextExpander snippet support
• Send as Tweet
• Foursquare Check-in (with Photo)
• Email entry (HTML or Plain Text)
• Full Screen Mode
Download the Day One App from Apple Store.
Tiny Wings too is available for free download thanks to the anniversary. The features of Tiny Wings are :
• simple but skillfull "one button" (ok... maybe "one tap") arcade game about the dream of flying
• the world is changing every day - so it does in this game! Procedural generated graphics will make "tiny wings" look different every day you play
• upgrade your nest by fulfilling tasks
• Two game modes: "Day Trip" and "Flight School"
• Play as the mama bird or one of her four children
• 15 hand-designed levels in the new "Flight School" mode
• iCloud support (even syncs your game between the iPhone & iPad versions)
Download the Tiny Wings from Apple Store.
Next up is BADLAND. The features of BADLAND are
- Single-player campaign with 60 truly unique levels and more coming in updates
- Multiplayer mode for up to four players playing with the same device in 16 levels and more coming in updates
- Intuitive one-touch controls combined with innovative level design
- Highly immersive audio-visual gaming experience
- 100% indie game (no publisher, no investor)
- Universal app with no IAP (player gets the whole game experience optimized to all of his/her iOS devices)
- iCloud support (player's game progress is synced between all linked iOS devices)
Download BADLAND from Apple Store now.
Barefoot World Atlas has also made it to the list of free games. The features of Barefoot World Atlas are :
• An interactive globe that children can spin, zoom and fly around
• Extensive Information on every country
• Hundreds of animated features to discover
• Innovative interface allows navigation by multiple routes
• Beautiful animated illustrations by artist David Dean
• Written text and spoken narration by geographer Nick Crane
• Hundreds of carefully chosen photographs
• An evocative soundscape with ever-changing music and effects
• Live country data from Wolfram|Alpha®
• Multi-language, universal app optimised for the retina display
Download the Barefoot World Atlas now from Google Play.
Last but not the least is Over for iOS devices. Over lets you add beautiful text and artwork to your photos and share them on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr & Instagram. Create inspirational, informational or even funny images to share quickly and easily. In only a few seconds you can add captions, quotes, jokes, memes, poems or anything else you can think of to a photo.
Download Over now from Google Play.
This is not the end for there are two days left for 10th of July to arrive. I will make seperate posts as more and more Apps are made free by Apple over the period of two days. Keep visiting my blog for updates.