Stay in touch with all of your friends with the cross-platform messenger, WhatsApp Messenger. We also have a fitness app that will help you get into shape, and a challenging arcade game that has you piloting a helicopter through obstacle courses.

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:

Battery Manager Pro – Best Battery App ($1.99 → Free, 8.0 MB): Get the most out of your iDevice’s battery with this utility app. It allows you to see how much time you have remaining when performing specific actions like watching a video, surfing the Internet, and gaming. You’re also able to find out how long you have left until your battery is fully charge and receive an alert when it happens. If your iDevice isn’t holding a charge like it used to, you can run a full cycle charge. The app also includes battery tips, a dock mode, and battery condition calibration.

Battery Manager Pro – Best Battery App is available for free today only (07/17). It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 1461 ratings.

All-in Fitness: 1000 Exercises, Workouts, Calorie Counter, BMI-calculator & Social Network ($1.99 → Free, 32.3 MB): An all-in-one fitness solution to help you get into shape. You must first fill out all of the necessary profile information so the app can determine your BMI and nutrition requirements. You can then create a training plan from the 100 workouts. The app also allows you to track your calorie intake and body measurements, and view your progress in chart form.

All-in Fitness: 1000 Exercises, Workouts, Calorie Counter, BMI-calculator & Social Network is available for free today only (07/17). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 29 ratings.

The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic ($1.99 → Free, 223.7 MB): Help a little pudding escape a haunted house by navigating the tricky labyrinths in this puzzle game. Manipulate the tracks he’s riding on by dragging pieces into place, and position different objects and weapons all over to help him safely reach each exit. The game includes four worlds, 48 levels, and achievements via Game Center.

The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 213 ratings.

WhatsApp Messenger ($0.99 → Free, 14.6 MB): Stay in touch with your iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, and Nokia buddies with this cross-platform messaging app. It includes push notifications, group chat support, address book integration, iCloud chat history backup and restore, and the ability to send video, images, and voice notes.

WhatsApp Messenger is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 102615 ratings.

Universal:

Chopper Mike ($0.99 → Free, 27.0 MB): Test your piloting skills with this challenging arcade game. You’re able to navigate your helicopter through the obstacle-filled environments by tapping on the right side of the screen to ascend and dragging your finger around the left side to steer. You must collect all of the gems before settling down on the landing pad. You’ll want to try to avoid ramming into green and red obstacles, as the former will cost you precious time and the latter will force you to start over. The game includes three difficulty settings, 48 levels, and a total of six aircraft to unlock.

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

Taxi Finder by TaxiFareFinder.com ($1.99 → Free, 13.1 MB): Find out how much it’s going to cost you to get to your destination before jumping into a taxi with this travel app. Just pick two points on the map by grabbing the info from your address book, adding it manually, choosing points of interest, or placing pins on the map. Taxi Finder will provide you with an accurate estimate based on local rates near you. You can then search for taxi companies in your vicinity, get reviews, and even call them right from the app.

Taxi Finder by TaxiFareFinder.com is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 41 ratings.

Oddy Smog’s Misadventure ($0.99 → Free, 41.0 MB): Help Oddy Smog climb to freedom in this platform game. Oddy Smog is able to attach to almost any surface, including walls. Guide Oddy Smog through the machine by latching onto spinning pieces and releasing at just the right moment with a tap to fling him through the air. A second tap will allow him to double-jump. You’re able to free other prisoners at your own risk for bonus points. The game includes all kinds of wacky obstacles and boosts, and online leaderboards.

Oddy Smog’s Misadventure is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 20 ratings.

iPad:

Battery Manager HD – Best Battery App ($0.99 → Free, 18.3 MB): Get the most out of your iPad’s battery with this utility app. It allows you to see how much time you have remaining when performing specific actions like watching a video, surfing the Internet, and gaming. You’re also able to find out how long you have left until your battery is fully charge and receive an alert when it happens. If your iPad isn’t holding a charge like it used to, you can run a full cycle charge. The app also includes battery tips, a dock mode, and battery condition calibration.

Battery Manager HD – Best Battery App is available for free today only (07/17). It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 43 ratings.

Cute Food – Cooking App for Kids ($1.99 → Free, 77.3 MB): Your child can play with their food while constructing healthy meals with this entertainment app. They’re able to choose from 20 meal outlines, 16 different plate designs, and 16 cloth designs. Your child can then drag and drop over 200 different pieces of fruits and vegetables onto their plate to recreate the meal scenes using the outlines. Dishes can be named and saved for later viewing.

Cute Food – Cooking App for Kids is available for free today only (07/17). It has a 5-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic HD ($1.99 → Free, 211.4 MB): Help a little pudding escape a haunted house by navigating the tricky labyrinths in this puzzle game. Manipulate the tracks he’s riding on by dragging pieces into place, and position different objects and weapons all over to help him safely reach each exit. The game includes four worlds, 48 levels, and achievements via Game Center.

The Great Jitters: Pudding Panic HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 87 ratings.

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