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
BLiP [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Tumble, bounce and slide BLiP through an atmospheric world filled with deadly spikes and precarious platforms.iOrnament: draw creative geometry art [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] iOrnament combines art and science, creativity and education, math and fun. NoteLedge Premium – Take Notes, Sketch, Audio and Video Recording [iPad; Now free, down from $4.99] NoteLedge is a robust note-taking application that allows you to take notes with powerful editing functions such as handwriting, typing, photo-editing, audio and video recording.
New and Notable Apps
Cabin [iPhone; Free] Cabin is a private mobile network for families that lets you assign reminders, track locations, and chat with your loved ones.
Wandering Weather [iPhone; Free] Would you like to have always nice weather during your trips?
The Yogscast [iPhone; Free] The Yogscast has grown into one of the largest and most popular YouTube channels in the world and now you can have Yogscast programs delivered directly to your iPhone with the new Official Yogscast app from Maker Studios.
Updates you don't want to miss
Vhoto [iPhone; Free] Instantly find the best photos hidden inside your new or existing videos. Version 1.10.1 brings the following changes:
- New feature: Nudge! Zero in on your favorite picture.
- Smarter Algorithm with improved image selection.
- Bug fixes.
Spotify Music [iOS Universal; Free] Spotify is the best way to listen to music on mobile or tablet.Version 1.6.0 brings the following changes:
- New: Save whole albums to Your Music directly from the album page.
- Check out release year and total play time by swiping the album header.
- New: Spotify now speaks Finnish.
- Fictitious: This app was designed by David Hasselhoff.
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