iOS Apps Gone Free: Snapseed, iMapMyRun+, Sea Seal & Word Bird, And More

Enhance, transform, and share your photos while on the go with the super powerful and rather popular photo editor, Snapseed. We also have an app that will help you stay healthy by tracking your runs, and another app that will put your vocabulary skills to the test.

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iPhone:

Soap Opera Dash ($2.99 → Free, 75.4 MB): Rosie just got her big break to produce her very own soap opera, and it's up to you to make sure she succeeds in this time management game. You'll have to juggle delivering scripts, styling characters, and setting up stages in order to produce the best show in Dinertown. The game includes 30 levels.

Soap Opera Dash is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 4090 ratings.

Universal:

LifeGuard Full ($1.99 → Free, 58.9 MB): Save the many different creatures that are trying to escape dangerous situations by bouncing them safely into an ambulance in this colorful 3D arcade game. It includes 25 challenges, five scenes, three different control methods, all kinds of power-ups, and Game Center integration.

LifeGuard Full is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 25 ratings.

Sea Seal&Word Bird ($0.99 → Free, 51.4 MB): This word game has you playing as a seal or a bird, and your job is to find and stitch together words to fight a spreading infection. Infected letters can be removed by using them in words or healing them with bonus letters. Letters can also be swapped, but they will become infected, so use this feature sparingly. The game includes unique artwork, single-player, multiplayer, and Game Center integration.

Sea Seal&Word Bird is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 20 ratings.

Snapseed ($4.99 → Free, 15.0 MB): A pro-level photo editor that allows you to enhance, transform, and share your photos while on the go. It includes a wide variety of features that will allow you to make quick adjustments or tinker around for a while, including auto correction, crop, tune, filters, frames, and straighten. Edits can be applied with great precision since the app includes gesture and multitouch controls. Photos can be shared via social networks, saved to your library, or printed via AirPrint.

Snapseed is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 6923 ratings.

iPad:

Sound Pixels ($1.99 → Free, 8.0 MB): This music app couldn't be any easier to use. Just fire it up and start mashing on the 300 different buttons to create different sounds and beats. The app also includes three different skins.

Sound Pixels is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 24 ratings.

Expired (gone back to paid already):

Crazy Ranch ($1.99 → Free, 14.4 MB): As a crazy rancher, your job is to round up all of the cattle, sheep, buffalo, and other critters before time expires. You're able to control multiple characters at a time by drawing lines on the screen. The game includes six animal types, four characters, 20 levels, and Game Center integration.

Crazy Ranch is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 81 ratings.

iMapMyRUN+ Running, Run, Jogging, Training, GPS, Fitness, Workout ($1.99 → Free, 9.4 MB): Keep track of your daily runs with this powerful fitness app. It includes GPS distance tracking, iPod integration, geo-tagging, splits, route mapping, voice feedback, social networking, manual workout entry, nutrition tracking, and so much more. You can even sign up for a free account at www.mapmyrun.com to track your progress from your home computer.

iMapMyRUN+ Running, Run, Jogging, Training, GPS, Fitness, Workout is available for free today only (09/21). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 13384 ratings.

That concludes today's issue of Apps Gone Free.  If you like staying on top of these daily deals, don't forget to check out our free AppsGoneFree app. It provides all the deals each day, and even an archive of past deals that are still active.

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