Tag Archives: Free

Max Axe becomes this week’s free App of the Week

If you’re still trying to get over Flappy Bird, or you just never got the chance to download the game (trust me, you’re better off without it), there are many other games on the App Store that can hold you over. And Apple is trying to give you one more way to get over your unhealthy addiction with Flappy Bird. This week, Max Axe, a game where you draw…

Pac-Man goes free for this week’s iTunes App of the Week

If you read my article on Scanner Pro last week, you know that iTunes’s App of the Week is one of my favorite Apple services in the App Store. While I know it’s great for developers to get their apps out there, and that’s probably why they do it, I personally just love it for the free apps. I hate paying for apps (I know, I’m cheap and don’t support…

Spotify app updated with free streaming feature

Spotify announced recently that it would be allowing limited free streaming on mobile devices, and today that update has landed on the App Store. You can shuffle artist pages and you can shuffle playlists, etc. On tablets, you can use Spotify just as if you had the currently “premium” account features, letting you play any song. The new update, which brings…

iOS 12 days of Christmas app brings ‘Home Alone’ to UK users – US stuck with ‘Hugo’

Apple’s 12 days of Christmas app for iOS has arrived at day 5! And today there are two films on offer to respective regional users. iOS users in Canada and the United States will receive Hugo, a 2011 film directed by Martin Scorsese (Shutter Island, The Aviator). Hugo is the tale of an orphan living inside a train station in 1930s paris, who is seeking…

Angry Birds Star Wars II listed as Apple’s free App of the Week

Angry Birds has quickly become one of the best selling iOS game franchises of all time. The original game launched in 2009 and quickly became a best seller on Apple’s App Store. With the success of the original came more sequels, and one of the newest iterations of the game is Angry Birds Star Wars II. The merger of Angry Birds and Star Wars has been…

Instapaper named App of the Week, now free

If you’ve ever been in the need of an offline reader, or an app that allows you to bookmark articles for offline reading later, chances are you’ve heard of Instapaper. The app was one of the first of its kind, and is also one of the most popular choices. Even better is the fact that it was just named Apple’s App of the Week, meaning that until next…

Apple Store app giving away free holiday playlist

If you need a little extra help to get you some holiday cheer this season, Apple looks like it has you covered. Now available via the Apple Store app is a free “Holiday Playlist” that gives you eight songs for free. The promotion, which expires on December 31st of this year, follows in the footsteps of Apple’s recent decision to begin giving away random,…

Honda continues iOS and Siri integration with new HondaLink services

Last week Honda announced the Siri Eyes Free and iOS in the Car would be coming to the 2014 Civic, and today it has announced via a Google Hangout that included an announcement for a new Display Audio touchscreen interface that will be included in the new Civic as well as other cars in the future. The way you will connect your phone to some of the services…