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Top holiday sales on the best iOS and OS X apps

Did you recently take the wraps off a new iPad or iPhone? If you are looking to put some new apps on your iOS device, then look no further than this list of iOS titles that have been discounted for the holidays.

iOS Software Discounts

  • djay 2 [iPad; Category: Music; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99]djay transforms your iPad into a full-featured DJ system. Seamlessly integrated with your music library, djay gives you direct access to all your favorite songs and playlists on your iPad.

  • djay 2 for iPhone [iPad; Category: Music; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99]djay transforms your iPad into a full-featured DJ system. Seamlessly integrated with your music library, djay gives you direct access to all your favorite songs and playlists on your iPad.

  • IM+ Pro7 [iOS Universal; Category: Social Networking; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] Chat on Skype, Facebook, Twitter DM and dozen of other IM services!

  • iMuscle Home [iPad; Category: Health & Fitness; Now free, down from $1.99] iMuscle Home is a highly visual, 3D-Based health and fitness app that provides everything you need to plan and track your fitness program.

  • Animation Desk™ for iPad [iPad; Category: Entertainment; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] Animation Desk for iPad allows users to create hand-drawn animations on iPad.

  • VoodooPad [iOS Universal; Category: Productivity; Now free, down from $9.99] VoodooPad is a place to write down your notes and thoughts. Ideas, lists, passwords, your mom's apple pie recipe.

  • iDisplay [iOS Universal; Category: Utilities; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] Turn your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch into additional display for your Mac or Windows computer.

  • FiLMiC Pro [iOS Universal; Category: Photography & Video; On sale for $3.99, down from $4.99] FiLMiC Pro turns your mobile device into a broadcast worthy HD video camera.

  • Star Walk™ HD [iPad; Category: Education; On sale for $0.99, down from $2.99] Star Walk is the most beautiful stargazing app you've ever seen on a mobile device.

  • OKDOTHIS [iPhone; Category: Photography & Video; Now free, down from $0.99] OKDOTHIS is an idea community for photography. It allows you to share both your favorite photos AND the creative ideas (DOs) that led to it.

  • The Elements: A Visual Exploration [iOS Universal; Category: Books; Now free, down from $13.99] The Elements: A Visual Exploration is not just a reference app, it is a rich and engaging love story of the periodic table, told in words and pictures.

  • Disney Apps [iOS Universal; Category: Education; On sale for $0.99] Disney is have a hug sale on its apps. You can see the full list on Disney's website.

  • Buy Me a Pie! - Grocery Shopping List [iOS Universal; Category: Productivity; On sale for $0.99, down from $2.99] "Buy Me a Pie!" is a convenient and elegant grocery list application that makes everyday shopping routine easy and smart.

  • Day One [iOS Universal; Category: Lifestyle; On sale for $2.99, down from $3.99] Record life as you live it. From once-in-a-lifetime events to everyday moments, Day One's elegant interface makes journaling your life a simple pleasure.

  • Pocket Scanner [iPhone; Category: Business; Now free, down from $2.99] Pocket Scanner makes the best powerful mobile scanner out of your iPhone, providing you with a brand new interface and the ability to covert scans to PDFs quickly and efficiently.

  • Pocket Scanner HD [iPad; Category: Business; Now free, down from $3.99] Pocket Scanner HD helps make quick scans of documents, receipts, whiteboards, books, business cards, notes, posters, checks, and even multi-page documents.

  • Perfect Weather [iPhone; Category: Weather; On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] Perfect Weather strikes the right balance. It gives you a quick, clear overview of the conditions you care most about.

  • Scanner Pro by Readdle [iOS Universal; Category: Business; On sale for $2.99, down from $6.99] Scanner Pro transforms your iPhone and iPad into portable scanners. It allows you to scan receipts, whiteboards, paper notes, or any multipage document.

  • Calendars 5 [iOS Universal; Category: Productivity; On sale for $2.99, down from $6.99] Calendars 5 is smart, excels in both tasks and events and runs on any iOS device you might have. It's the calendar app you have been looking for.

  • Nave [iPad; Category: Music; On sale for $11.99, down from $19.99] Nave - next generation Wavetable Synthesis.

  • Clear+ Tasks & To-Do List [iOS Universal; Category: Productivity; On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] Clear is designed with simplicity and flexibility in mind and works great with any list you throw at it

  • PCalc [iOS Universal; Category: Utilities; On sale for $6.99, down from $9.99] PCalc is the powerful choice for scientists, engineers, students, programmers, or indeed anybody looking for a feature rich calculator.

  • vjay for iPhone [iPhone; Category: Music; Now free, down from $2.99] vjay transforms your iPhone or iPod touch into a cutting-edge mashup machine, directly integrated with the media libraries on your iPhone or iPod touch.

  • vjay [iPad; Category: Music; Now free, down from $9.99] Introducing vjay - the mashup machine for your music and videos.

  • Vesper: Elegant Notes [iPhone; Category: Productivity; On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] Vesper is a simple and elegant tool for collecting notes, ideas, things to do - anything you want to remember.

  • Screens VNC - Access Your Computer Remotely [iOS Universal; Category: Utilities; On sale for $14.99, down from $19.99] Leave your computer behind and travel light! Screens is a beautiful, yet powerful Screen Sharing and VNC client that lets you connect back to your Mac, Windows or Linux PC.

  • Dispatch: Action-Based Email [iPhone; Category: Productivity; On sale for $1.99, down from $4.99] Dispatch makes it easy to act on emails even when you're on the move.

  • Mileage Log+ [iPhone; Category: Business; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] Mileage Log+ is an essential app for anyone who needs to track mileage for tax deduction or reimbursement.

  • Tweetbot 3 for Twitter [iPhone; Category: Social Networking; On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] Tweetbot is a full-featured Twitter client that's fast, beautiful, and redesigned from the ground up for iOS7.

  • Launch Center Pro [iPhone; Category: Productivity; On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] It's like speed dial for anything you do with your iPhone or iPod Touch. Create one-tap shortcuts straight to the feature you need inside of your apps.

  • Converti [iPhone; Category: Utilities; Now free, down from $0.99] Converti is a simple and minimalistic design units conversion app that lets you quickly convert various units.

  • My Medical [iPhone; Category: Medical; On sale for $0.99, down from $3.99] My Medical is a comprehensive record-keeping app for your personal medical information.

  • UniqueTrainer [iPhone; Category: Health & Fitness; Now free, down from $1.99] UniqueTrainer is the smartest, fastest and most prescriptively accurate personal training system on the app store.

  • Spark Camera [iOS Universal; Category: Photography & Video; Now free, down from $0.99] Shoot, edit and share beautiful movies in seconds with Spark.

  • Push 4.0 [iOS Universal; Category: Productivity; Now free, down from $4.99] Push is an iPhone/iPod/iPad application that acts as a client for the Apple Push Notification Service.

  • KAYAK PRO [iOS Universal; Category: Travel; Now free, down from $0.99] Compares hundreds of travel sites to find you the best deal. Includes hotel, flight and car search and booking, flight tracker and itinerary management.

  • Halftone 2 - Comic Book Creator [iOS Universal; Category: Photography & Video; Now free, down from $1.99] Halftone 2 re-imagines what it means to turn your photos into professionally-themed comic book pages on a touch device.

  • Civil War by KIDS DISCOVER [iPad; Category: Education; On sale for $0.99, down from $3.99] Kids will learn all about the Civil War as they discover the difference of opinion over slavery and states' rights, roam the battlefields with the soldiers, and more.

  • Ecology by KIDS DISCOVER [iPad; Category: Education; On sale for $0.99, down from $3.99] Kids will journey from icy tundra to tropical rain forests in this interactive reading app for kids.

  • Antarctica by KIDS DISCOVER [iPad; Category: Education; Now free, down from $3.99] Take a tour of the coldest, driest, iciest, and windiest continent on Earth.

  • Bugshot [iOS Universal; Category: Utilities; Now free, down from $0.99] Quickly draw orange arrows and boxes on screenshots, then email or share them!

  • Drafts for iPad [iPad; Category: Productivity; On sale for $2.99, down from $3.99] Drafts, where text starts on iOS. Quickly capture text and send it almost anywhere.

  • Drafts [iPhone; Category: Productivity; On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] Drafts, where text starts on iOS. Quickly capture text and send it almost anywhere.

  • Lemur [iOS Universal; Category: Music; On sale for $24.99, down from $49.99] Lemur is the world's best MIDI/OSC controller for iOS.

  • Office² HD [iPad; Category: Business; On sale for $0.99, down from $7.99] Office² HD, the most intuitive and straightforward office document editor available on the iPad, makes it easy to open, view, create and edit Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files right from your iPad

  • Fantastical 2 [iPhone; Category: Productivity; On sale for $1.99, down from $3.99] The award-winning, best-selling calendar app has been redesigned and reimagined for iOS 7, including new features such as reminders, a new week view, and much more.

  • Turnado [iPad; Category: Music; On sale for $9.99, down from $19.99] Turnado is a revolutionary multi-effect tool, crafted especially for massive real-time audio manipulation.

  • WOW Filterbox [iPad; Category: Music; On sale for $4.99, down from $14.99] WOW2 is here! With a future-dripping user interface, 21 incredible filter types with the famous vowel mode.

  • Thesys [iPad; Category: Music; On sale for $4.99, down from $14.99] Thesys is an extremely powerful and intuitive MIDI stepsequencer app, giving you control over just about all aspects of your favorite MIDI devices.

  • Inspire Pro [iPad; Category: Graphics & Design; Now free, down from $4.99] Available only on the App Store, Inspire Pro delivers an amazing painting, drawing and sketching experience to your iPad.

  • dig [iPhone; Category: Utilities; Now free, down from $2.99] This application is a GUI front-end for DIG program -- "DNS lookup utility."

  • digHD [iPad; Category: Utilities; Now free, down from $2.99] This application is a GUI front-end for DIG program -- "DNS lookup utility."

  • Track 8 [iOS Universal; Category: Music; On sale for $0.99, down from $2.99] Track 8 brings the Metro player experience to your iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad with an exciting music player.

  • MagicalPad [iPhone; Category: Productivity; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] Organize your ideas and improve productivity. Best for meeting notes, brainstorming, capturing ideas, doodling, taking notes and managing lists and to-dos.

  • MagicalPad HD [iPad; Category: Productivity; On sale for $0.99, down from $19.99] Organize your ideas and improve productivity. Best for meeting notes, brainstorming, capturing ideas, doodling, taking notes and managing lists and to-dos.

  • App Santa [iOS; Category: Various; Up to 60% off] App Santa is offering up to 60% off on top iOS titles including Screens, 1Password, Day One, PCalc, Vesper, Clear+, Delivery Status, Calendars 5 and more!

  • ARGUS - Motion and Fitness Tracker [iPhone; Category: Health & Fitness; Now free, down from $1.99] Argus turns your iPhone into a sophisticated health and fitness device as it monitors and manages your activities, food, workouts, sleep, hydration, weight and vitals, helping you make sense of numerous bio-feedback data points to reach your health goals and improve overall well-being.

  • Gneo [iOS Universal; Category: Productivity; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] True productivity involves doing the right things at the right time. Gneo helps you take action with your to-dos by prioritizing all the things you need to get done.

  • Stand O'Food 3 HD [iPad; Category: Games; Now free, down from $4.99] Riding the wave of success in his hometown, Ronnie the Chef extends the operations of Stand O'Food chain to Tinseltown, where he meets Nikki and Mr. Clarence, and disrupts revenge plans of the evil Mr. Torg.

  • Stand O'Food 3 [iPhone; Category: Games; Now free, down from $2.99] Riding the wave of success in his hometown, Ronnie the Chef extends the operations of Stand O'Food chain to Tinseltown, where he meets Nikki and Mr. Clarence, and disrupts revenge plans of the evil Mr. Torg.

  • AccuTune - Guitar Tuner [iOS Universal; Category: Music; Now free, down from $0.99] AccuTune is a super-accurate (±1 cent) chromatic tuner.

  • Daily Routine [iOS Universal; Category: Productivity; On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] Create daily routines and stick to them. Featuring notifications, sync (iCloud & Dropbox), calendar integration, one-off variations, PDF output, import & export and friendly email support.

OS X Software Discounts

  • Dig [OS X; Category: Utilities; Now free, down from $2.99] This application is a GUI front-end for DIG program - "DNS lookup utility".

  • PeakHour [OS X; Category: Utilities; On sale for $0.99, down from $6.99] PeakHour is a beautiful, network traffic visualiser that lives in your Mac OS menu bar. It provides an instant view of your Internet or WiFi activity in real-time.

  • My Medical [OS X; Category: Medical; On sale for $4.99, down from $19.99] My Medical is a comprehensive record-keeping app for your personal medical information.

  • Due [OS X; Category: Productivity; On sale for $3.99, down from $9.99] Just tell Due in your own words what you'd like to do, and when you'd like to be reminded.

  • Radium ~ Perfect Internet Radio [OS X; Category: Music; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] Introducing Radium, the most beautiful and intuitive internet radio player you'll ever use.

  • Lens•Lab [OS X; Category: Photography & Video; Now free, down from $1.99] Lens•Lab is a virtual lens simulation tool for photographers of all skill levels.

  • Fantastical [OS X; Category: Productivity; On sale for $9.99, down from $19.99] Fantastical's natural language event/reminder creation, beautiful calendar, and gorgeous list make it the best calendar you'll ever use.

  • ReadKit [OS X; Category: News; On sale for $2.99, down from $6.99] ReadKit is a full-featured read later and RSS client that supports services from Instapaper, Pocket, Readability, Pinboard, Delicious, Feedly, Fever, NewsBlur, Feedbin and Feed Wrangler and has built-in RSS capabilities.

  • Flutter [OS X; Category: Entertainment; Now free, down from $4.99] Flutter allows you to control your music & movies using natural hand gestures via built-in webcam on your Mac.

  • Pixa [OS X; Category: Graphics & Design; On sale for $14.99, down from $24.99] Pixa is the best image organizer for your Mac.

  • Snapheal [OS X; [iPhone; On sale for $9.99, down from $14.99] Snapheal easily removes unwanted objects, heals skin spots and helps you fix imperfections on photos. This award-winning app will become your most powerful image healing tool.

  • 1Password [OS X; Category: Productivity; On sale for $34.99, down from $49.99] Have you ever forgotten a password? 1Password can remember them all for you and keep them secure. All you need to remember is your Master Password.

  • Stand O'Food 3 [OS X; Category: Games; Now free, down from $4.99] Riding the wave of success in his hometown, Ronnie the Chef extends the operations of Stand O'Food chain to Tinseltown, where he meets Nikki and Mr. Clarence, and disrupts revenge plans of the evil Mr. Torg.

  • Image2icon [OS X; Category: Graphics & Design; On sale for $3.99, down from $12.99] Image2icon is an application to create icons from images or images from icons, keeping them organized for future use.

  • Stuntman Bob [OS X; Category: Games; On sale for $0.99, down from $5.99] Stuntmanbob is a fun ragdoll physics stress reliever stunt challenges game.

  • CopyLess [OS X; Category: Productivity; On sale for $1.99, down from $6.99] CopyLess is an advanced and flexible clipboard manager. Unlike the system clipboard CopyLess can store up to 100 items to which you have instant access at any time.

  • Film Noir [OS X; Category: Photography & Video; On sale for $13.99, down from $19.99] Film Noir offers features to create professional looking black & white photos.

  • Photo Glamour [OS X; Category: Photography & Video; On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] Photo Glamour provides high quality effects to give your images that glamorous, magazine styled, look.

  • W.E.L.D.E.R. [OS X; Category: Games; On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] Weld words in the word machine! Create clever combos and multiply your score using gem and gold tiles. Increase your vocabulary using the built-in dictionary – discover definitions of words you never even knew existed.

  • Simple States [OS X; Category: Education; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] Simple States is a fun and engaging educational app, designed to make learning U.S. geography fun for all ages.

  • Tunesify [OS X; Category: Music; On sale for $2.99, down from $3.99] Tunesify is the simplest way to convert almost any audio file into formats supported by iTunes, iPods and iPhones.

  • Screen Ruler [OS X; Category: Graphics & Design; On sale for $7.99, down from $14.99] Screen Ruler is the ultimate toolset for anyone that works with digital graphics, including: web designers, graphic artists, and programmers.

  • Temps - Weather, Time & Neatmo [OS X; Category: Weather; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] An elegant menubar weather station and world clock for your Mac.

  • Share Bucket [OS X; Category: Utilities; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] The best way to capture, edit and share ideas and files on your Mac.

  • Letters from Nowhere 2 Premium [OS X; Category: Games; On sale for $2.99, down from $6.99] The town of Nowhere is calling for you! Audrey is about finding the truth. Help her gather all the mystic diary pages and confront the evil searching, spotting, and solving puzzles in this catching hidden object game.

  • Golden Trails 3 (Premium) [OS X; Category: Games; On sale for $2.99, down from $6.99] Search for the truth together with brave Jacque in this hidden object game full of unexpected twists

  • Waking Mars [OS X; Category: Games; On sale for $2.99, down from $9.99] Bring A Sleeping Planet Back To Life.

  • MailTab Pro for Gmail [OS X; Category: Productivity; On sale for $0.99, down from $1.99] MailTab Pro for Gmail is an incredibly slick and gorgeous app for quickly accessing your Gmail account directly from your Mac's menu bar.

  • HDR Darkroom 3 [OS X; Category: Photography & Video; On sale for $24.99, down from $39.99] Our easy-to-use software lets you merge multiple images so you can show every detail, every ray of light, every time.

  • Moment [OS X; Category: Social Networking; On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] We've reinvented the way you'll post to Facebook. Moment is a beautiful and easy to use app, that will change your habits. In a good way, we hope. You can post galleries, videos or status updates - just drag & drop them on Moment's icon.

  • Phlo [OS X; Category: Productivity; On sale for $1.99, down from $3.99] Type once, search everywhere. Open Phlo for Mac with a keyboard shortcut, type your search, and find what you're looking for on any search engine.

  • PhotoBulk: Watermark, Resize, Optimize and Rename [OS X; Category: Photography & Video; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] PhotoBulk is easy-to-use bulk image editor that lets you add text/image watermark, resize, and optimize hundreds and thousands of images or photos in just one click.

  • The Clock [OS X; Category: Productivity; On sale for $2.99, down from $3.99] The Best World Clock for Your Mac.

  • Fieldrunners [OS X; Category: Games; On sale for $3.99, down from $6.99] Stop the invading fieldrunners by creating mazes out of powerful weapons in this classic strategy game.

Note: All prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly. TUAW is not responsible for third-party deals and cannot guarantee availability or quality of any particular product at a specific price.



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