Today in the App Store -- the best free apps, new apps and app updates
Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently. All app prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly, so grab them while you can.
Apps Now Free
Fonta - Telling Stories [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] Fonta is a Little Design Studio that allows you to create unique images with special effects.
Sleep [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] If you are looking for an app just to make you relax while lying down on your bed or on the couch, then Sleep is the app for you.
Geared [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] "Power the blue gears." The goal is deceptively simple as you will soon find out. Each level adds more complexity than the last. Other gear-based puzzle games restrict players to a snap-grid. In Geared, players are rewarded for their creativity and ingenuity.
Paster by LKMAKE [OS X; Now free, down from $4.99] Paster is a clipboard management app made just for your Mac and iPhone.
New and Notable Apps
R.B.I. baseball 14 [iOS Universal; $4.99] Simple. Fun. Classic. The retro baseball gameplay you've been craving is back and updated with modern graphics
Stackables for iPad [iPad; $0.99] Stackables is the most advanced and comprehensive effects layering and blending app.
vidibox - Mashup app for video [iPad; $9.99] vidibox is a new and different kind of video remixing app for iPad that lets users create real-time music and video projects from an intuitive drum pad interface.
iFunia PhotoCollage [OS X; Free] iFunia PhotoCollage is a simple, fun and novel tool to create and share beautiful photo collages.
Updates you don't want to miss
Klout for iPhone [iPhone; Free] Klout helps people be known for what they love. Version 2.0 brings the following changes:
- personalized content stream
- content scheduler
- topic explorer
- Klout Perks
- and more
Goat Rampage [iOS Universal; $2.99] The most ridiculous animal simulator available for the IOS. Version 1.1.0 brings the following changes:
- Second level added.
- Interactive people, vehicles and animals added.
- Improved, redesigned controls - swipe to look around.
- Infinite mode available - Play on after the game is over.
- Even more secret stuff.
Buffer for Twitter and Facebook [iPhone; Free] Share to Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and App.net – all from one place, on your schedule. Version 3.0 brings the following changes:
- Updated for iOS 7 with a brand new design.
- Added support for Content Suggestions & Contributions.
- Updated Schedule Editor.
- Invite new Team Members right from your iPhone.
- Added Re-Buffer button when viewing updates in Analytics.
- Google Drive Actions
- Background App Refresh Support
- Auto-Backup of Actions
- New Clipboard Actions
- Various fixes
Software Updatesmore updates
- Apple Remote Desktop updated with Yosemite support
- OS X Yosemite 10.10.2, iOS 8.1.3 updates now available
- Sports Illustrated 120 SPORTS channel comes to Apple TV
- Logic Pro X update brings AirDrop support, new effects, tools, and more
- Parallels Access 2.5 released, adds file manager, computer-to-computer remote access
- The Google Translate iOS app is about to get a lot smarter