Craft real working toys from pieces of paper with Philipp Stollenmayer’s entertainment app, Awesome Paper Toys. We also have a fitness app that will help you improve your cycling performance, and a colorful educational game that will allow your child to practice basic geometry.

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:

AdjustGrid ($0.99 → Free, 5.9 MB): This camera app offers a little guidance when trying to take that perfect shot. You’re able to choose from 11 different compositions with 35 customizable gridlines. Each composition includes a short description and example shot to help you determine which best suits your current situation. The app also includes the ability to manipulate the gridlines, and three different colors to choose from.

AdjustGrid is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 7 ratings.

3D Sun&Moon Compass for iPhone4 (Gyroscope enabled) ($1.99 → Free, 1.2 MB): This virtual 3D compass sphere allows you to view the position of sun and moon in relation to your iDevice’s position. It includes full gyroscope support, digital compass and accelerometer support, and sunrise, sunset, moonrise, and moon set data. This app requires an iPhone 4 or later.

3D Sun&Moon Compass for iPhone4 (Gyroscope enabled) is available for free today only (07/19). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 16 ratings.

Brrrr Alarm Pro (Vibrate&Music Alarm, Table Clock!) ($0.99 → Free, 35.3 MB): Wake up on time with this slick alarm clock app. The app’s clean interface displays only what you need to know, like the current date, time, weather conditions, and temperature. You’re able to create multiple alarms which can repeat on select days. You’re also able to determine snooze intervals and whether you want to wake up to your own music or vibrations.

Brrrr Alarm Pro (Vibrate&Music Alarm, Table Clock!) is available for free today only (07/19). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 29 ratings.

Coach My Ride : cycling training by Elite Coach ($1.99 → Free, 2.3 MB): Ride better, longer, faster, and harder with this fitness app. It includes 105 structured cycling workouts with different ability levels and durations. Workouts are structured with progressive warm ups, intervals, and cool downs. You’re able to select the kind of training you want with 12 different topics. Each topic and workout has its own documentation, and the app is loaded with helpful tips to ensure you’re making progress.

Coach My Ride : cycling training by Elite Coach is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 12 ratings.

Universal:

Owl and Pals Preschool Lessons ($0.99 → Free, 17.2 MB): An educational game designed for preschoolers. Your little one must help the owl and her animal friends work their way through 11 mini-games. The games cover everything from basic numbers to spatial reasoning. They’re also able to earn stickers for their efforts.

Owl and Pals Preschool Lessons is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

Shiny Party ($2.99 → Free, 228.2 MB): It’s party time! Your child must help Charlie and Alice throw their friend Ralph a birthday party in this educational game. As your child makes their way through the story, they’ll actually be practicing essential basic geometry skills without even knowing it. After the story is complete, they can come back and play all of the games all over again.

Shiny Party is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 11 ratings.

Jessica And Dr Math ($1.99 → Free, 12.6 MB): Your child can help Jessica defeat Dr. Math using math in this educational game. As Jessica approaches each enemy, they’ll have a problem in mind. Your child must correctly solve it to move on to the next. The further your child makes it through the game, the more difficult the problems will become. The game includes addition, subtraction, multiple, and division problems along with achievements to earn.

Jessica And Dr Math is available for free today only (07/19). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 10 ratings.

Awesome Paper Toys ($1.99 → Free, 44.4 MB): Craft Awesome Paper Toys with this neat entertainment app. You’re able to choose from nine different toys with varying levels of difficulty. You must then print your pattern of choice, or you can place a piece of paper over your iDevice’s screen and trace it. The latter option is only available on iPad. No matter which path you choose, you’ll need a pair of scissors, a little glue, and some time to complete your toy.

Awesome Paper Toys is available for free today only (07/19). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 16 ratings.

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