Remove the rowdy chicken gang from your property by causing “accidents” in FDG’s physics puzzler, Chicken Raid. We also have an app that provides your child with a fun fact each day of the year, and a business app that allows you to track your hours and earnings.

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Chicken Raid ($0.99 → Free, 39.6 MB): Take out the unruly chicken gang that has invaded your property in this physics-based puzzle game. You aren’t able to directly remove the chickens from your property, but you can break and destroy objects to cause chain reactions that will wipe them out. Try to plan ahead because the fewer actions you use, the higher your score. You can also deploy a variety of super weapons with the coins you earn. The game includes 96 levels, an original soundtrack, unlockable comics, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Chicken Raid is available for free today only (10/09). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 90 ratings.

LensTime ($0.99 → Free, 2.0 MB): This healthcare app will help you remember to replace your contact lenses. You must first enter all of the necessary lens information, like the number of days before replacement, the time of day you want to be reminded, and the number of lenses you have. The app’s main screen then displays your current lenses and the number of days in use, and allows you to pause the countdown if you switch to glasses. The app allows you to track 30-day, 14-day, and daily lenses.

LensTime is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 5 ratings.

SyncPass ($9.99 → Free, 1.5 MB): Keep your passwords and notes secure with this lightweight utility app. Entries can include a title, icon, username, password, URL, and notes. They can also be organized into groups, and searched for by keyword. All of your data can be synchronized with your Dropbox account or KeePass. The app also includes four-digit passcode protection, the ability to delete all data automatically if your pin is entered incorrectly multiple times, and the ability to copy password entries to your clipboard.

SyncPass is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 17 ratings.


FACTS FOR KIDS – a new fact every day ($2.99 → Free, 19.3 MB): Learn exciting facts about animals, people, and the world with this education app. Every day that your child launches the app, they will be presented with a new fun fact and corresponding image. Facts can be read aloud, favorited, and shared via email or Facebook. You can also view facts from the previous days and months.

FACTS FOR KIDS – a new fact every day is available for free today only (10/09). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 7 ratings.

AirFoto ($2.99 → Free, 32.5 MB): Wirelessly stream the photos from your computer to your iDevice with this utility app. You must first install the free companion software on your home PC or Mac. Then launch AirFoto on your iDevice and it will automatically discover your computer. Once a connection is established, you’ll be able to view, save, and share any of the photos on your PC or Mac.

AirFoto is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 8 ratings.

CarTunes Music Player ($4.99 → Free, 666.4 KB): A beautifully simple app that allows you to control every aspect of your music listening experience via gestures. You can tap to play and pause your music, swipe left and right to change tracks, swipe up and down to change volume, swipe with two fingers to shuffle, pinch to play the current album, and even swipe down with two fingers to tweet what you’re listening to. The app also includes full-screen album artwork, colors and visuals that adapt to your music, and background audio support.

CarTunes Music Player is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 1136 ratings.


HoursTracker HD – Timesheet ($3.99 → Free, 1.9 MB): Keep track of your hours and earnings with this business app. You’re able to set up as many jobs as necessary, and then just clock in and out of them to track your time. You’re able to assign a pay rate including time and a half, unpaid, and double time, and view breakdowns of your earnings. The app also includes the ability to edit data after the fact, the ability to export data via email, and basic cloud data backup and restore. Enhanced cloud services are available via in-app purchase.

HoursTracker HD – Timesheet is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 276 ratings.

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