Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently. Today's notable apps include the now free Inspire — Paint, Draw & Sketch, new Breaking ~ News apps for the iPad, iPhone and Mac and a mission-filled update to Space Marshals. All app prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly, so grab them while you can.
Apps Now Free
Inspire — Paint, Draw & Sketch [iPhone; Now free, down from $4.99] Inspire delivers an incredibly fast and realistic painting, drawing and sketching experience that you can take with you wherever you go and use whenever inspiration strikes.
Monkey Flight 2 [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Your favorite monkeys are BACK! This time they've carried their elastic, whippy, inflatable palm tree to THREE new places for more monkey-flinging fun.
Super Skyland [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $4.99] Smash your way through a robot junkyard, tumble through candy world, beat the traps in puzzle world!
Defenders of Suntoria [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $1.99] Take up arms for the future of Suntoria! Defend your kingdom from hordes of devilish goblins in this challenging tower defense game.
EPOCH.2 [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $4.99] The epic saga of post-apocalyptic robot combat continues!
Routina [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] Routina is checklists for the repeated tasks, such as 'Pay rent' or 'Take pills'.
Apps On Sale
iDownloader Pro - Downloads and Download [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $2.99] Now you can easily download files from the web to your i-Device and then view/play the downloaded files or transfer them to your computer.
Alice in Wonderland - Extended Edition - HD [iOS Universal; On sale for $0.99, down from $4.99] Inspired by the Lewis Carroll novel « Alice in Wonderland
JamUp Pro [iOS Universal; On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] JamUp is the world’s best Guitar/Bass Multi-Effects Processor for iPad and iPhone.
Dailybook (Journal / Diary) [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] Elegant and visually striking Journal.
SnapStill - Extract Photos From Video [iOS Universal; On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] Snap pixel-perfect photos from any video in your Photos library with SnapStill.
Extreme Agenda - Calendar, Contacts, & Reminders [iOS Universal; On sale for $5.99, down from $9.99] Extreme Agenda is your planner for iOS with powerful calendar, reminder, note, list, search, and contact views.
New and Notable Apps
Breaking ~ News in your Today view [OS X; $4.99] Breaking is a little app that let’s you add news feeds to your Today view in Yosemite.
Breaking ~ News in your Today view [iOS Universal; $2.99] Breaking let’s you add news that matter to you, right in your Today tab.
Week Weather [iPhone; $0.99] You never got a quicker and better overview of the weather for the next 7 days.
Updates you don't want to miss
Space Marshals [iPhone; Free] Space Marshals is a Sci-fi Wild West adventure taking place in outer space! Version 1.1.3 brings the following changes:
- We’ve been overwhelmed by all the fantastic feedback from everyone. Thank you for supporting us and buying Space Marshals. We’re very excited to bring you Chapter 2 for free! This Chapter 2 update includes:
- At least 8 new missions.
- More weapons and gear to unlock.
- Some nasty new enemies to torment you.
- New translations: Chinese, Japanese and Korean.
- Another unhealthy dose of T.A.M.I abuse and disapproval.
Snagit [OS X; $49.99] Snagit helps you transform the level and quality of your communication with video and images.Version 3.3.0 brings the following changes:
- You can now sign in to your TechSmith account in-product and on the website
- Added My Places, which includes OneDrive for Business integration, and import and export from OneDrive for Business
- You now can shrink the recording controls
- Added the ability to use the Snagit recorder directly with TechSmith Relay
- Improved capture workflow
- Removed support for Mac OS X 10.8
- Bug fixes