Top iOS apps available for free ahead of App Store 5th anniversary (Updated)
Ahead of the App Store's fifth anniversary,
Apple has made a number of the top-selling iOS apps are now available for free. The free apps were first spotted by The Verge, and as they note none of the apps have been given away for free before. Here's a list (revised 9:12 AM, thanks to Niels, Amongtech and Reddit) of the free apps that have been spotted so far:
- Infinity Blade II
- Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery EP
- Where's My Water?
- Tiny Wings
- Traktor DJ
- Day One
- Barefoot World Atlas
- Knots 3d
- How To Cook Everything
If you spot any other suddenly free apps, let us know in the comments. The fifth anniversary of the App Store is in just two days, on July 10.
Updated to clarify that Apple does not directly control third-party application pricing, and with an extended list.
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