Today's Apps Gone Free: Listary, CatCity, FlickStackr, And More

Create and share live updating to-do lists with your family and coworkers with Portmanteau's Listary. We also have a 3D maze game where you must help cats recover their stolen toys and food from an evil dog, and an app that allows you to view and manage Flickr photos. ***We’re currently experiencing server issues that are causing some app ratings not to display properly. We’re hoping to fix this as soon as possible. Sorry for the inconvenience.***

All app prices are subject to change at any time and without notice regardless of stated free duration. Price changes are solely under the control of the developers.

iPhone:

SnapShop - the magic shopping app ($0.99 → Free, 1.2 MB): This lifestyle app allows you to create shopping lists by snapping photos of the products you want to purchase. What really makes this app special, however, is its ability to identify products from your photos. After you have snapped a photo and entered a description, it will be sent off to a magical place where it can be identified. It may take a few hours, but you will eventually be notified via a push what your product is and where you can buy it.

SnapShop - the magic shopping app is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 9 ratings.

Stop the Knights ($0.99 → Free, 9.0 MB): Help Dracula fend off the invading knight army in this castle defense game. Summon units by dragging them into your castle and watch as they go to battle for you. The game includes 15 levels, eight minions to summon, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Stop the Knights is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 82 ratings.

Universal:

CatCity ($0.99 → Free, 21.3 MB): A 3D maze game where you must help the cats recover their stolen toys and food from Buster the bulldog. Make your way around the city by tapping where you want your cat to go to collect items, but watch out for Buster because if he bites you, you will have to start over. Try to collect fish treats along the way because they will be converted into coins if you win. The game includes three levels, seven unlockable cats, and leaderboards via Game Center.

CatCity is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 5 ratings.

Expired (gone back to paid already):

Trip Pages ($0.99 → Free, 10.2 MB): Find your way around the world and document every step with this travel app. Its main screen provides you with valuable location and weather data that can be displayed in metric or imperial units. If something catches your eye along the way, you can snap a photo using the built-in camera and attach location data, a detailed description, and then share it via Facebook, Twitter, or email. Photos and entire folders can also be uploaded to Dropbox.

Trip Pages is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 30 ratings.

PhotoStackr for 500px ($0.99 → Free, 7.9 MB): The perfect app for browsing and sharing photos on 500px. You can browse through your own or your friends' photos, explore and filter popular and fresh picks, and upload and manage your own library. The app also includes full screen browsing, a slideshow mode, search via keywords or tags, Exif data and location viewing, an offline mode, and multiple account support.

PhotoStackr for 500px is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 37 ratings.

FlickStackr for Flickr ($1.99 → Free, 7.9 MB): The ultimate Flickr photo sharing app. You can browse all of the photos in the Flickr universe, upload and manage your own, and edit your photo metadata. The app includes support for viewing videos, a slideshow mode, search, an offline mode, AirPlay support, multiple account support, and a whole bunch more.

FlickStackr for Flickr is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 1219 ratings.

Solitaire Double-Deck HD ($0.99 → Free, 33.2 MB): A Solitaire game where you can play with two full decks of cards. It plays just like the original game, except you have to make your way through 104 cards. Cards can be dragged into place, or you can just tap on them to have them jump to the correct pile. The game includes three deck options, three draw options, three scoring methods, undo, hints, and three pre-designed themes.

Solitaire Double-Deck HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 30 ratings.

Caniner Doggie Diary ($0.99 → Free, 13.1 MB): Record and share important events in your dog's life with this doggie diary. The app allows you to create diary entries for every activity and attach photos, notes, and location data. You're able to tag and filter entries, and share them with your animal-loving friends via Facebook or Twitter. The app also includes support for up to eight dogs, and cloud syncing.

Caniner Doggie Diary is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 91 ratings.

Listary — Share & Sync Lists ($2.99 → Free, 2.6 MB): Create and share lists in a snap with this straightforward productivity app. Listary syncs with Simplenote to offer you the fastest and most flexible way to share live updating lists with your family or coworkers. Lists and items can be reorganized, sent via email or SMS, and even used in other Mac, Windows, or Android apps.

Listary — Share & Sync Lists is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 91 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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