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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Save2PDF, Shrek and Friends, Anchor Pointer and More

Create PDFs while on the go, get ready for the day with Shrek and his friends, and find your way back with today’s collection of apps and games.

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:

Save2PDF for iPhone ($3.99 → Free, 52.2 MB): Create PDFs while on the go with Save2PDF. It’s ideal for business professionals.

Save2PDF allows you to import files from your iDevice, transfer them from your computer, or pull them from the cloud. It supports almost every file type imaginable including iWork, Office, and photos. You’re also able to capture web pages. It doesn’t matter the type of files you’re working with, Save2PDF can merge them all into a a single PDF in seconds. Newly created PDFs can be saved, transferred, emailed, and printed with a tap.

Save2PDF for iPhone is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 34 ratings.

Anchor Pointer — GPS Compass & Traveler’s Navigator ($3.99 → Free, 14.6 MB): Store GPS locations and find your way back to them with this navigation app. This is the perfect tool for adventurers and travelers alike. Especially those with an Apple Watch.

We really enjoy using Anchor Point because of its simplicity. Just tap the “Add Anchor” button to pinpoint your location, and attach a name and icon to it. The location will be stored in your personal list where you can also share it with your friends. When you want to make your way back to your anchor point, just follow the compass or view the directions on the built-in map.

Anchor Pointer — GPS Compass & Traveler’s Navigator is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 145 ratings.

Universal:

Princess Fairy Tale Coloring Wonderland for Kids and Family Preschool Ultimate Edition ($2.99 → Free, 31.4 MB): The princess needs your child’s help filling in her world with color in this interactive coloring book. The app is ideal for any parent with a little princess.

We’re recommending Princess Fairly Tale Coloring Wonderland today because it does a great job of guiding your child along the way. They get to color in 11 difference scenes with just a tap. As your child works their way through each scene, new interactive characters and items will appear out of nowhere. The app also includes helpful hints, so even young children can join in on the fun.

Princess Fairy Tale Coloring Wonderland for Kids and Family Preschool Ultimate Edition is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 18 ratings.

Shrek & Friends – get ready for the day! ($3.99 → Free, 192.2 MB): Get ready for the day with Shrek and Friends. It’s for children ages five and under.

Shrek and his friends need some help getting prepared for the day ahead. Just tap on a window to enter the room of one of the characters. Then open the shade to let some light in. Each character has a room filled with their favorite toys to help them get up. You’re able to go through the entire routine of brushing teeth, choosing breakfast, and packing bags and then start it all over again.

Shrek & Friends – get ready for the day! is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 12 ratings.

POP! Slots – Play Real Las Vegas Casino Games with Friends for Free! ($1.99 → Free, 71.3 MB): Play digital versions of real life slot machines in POP! Slots. You’ll get your slot machine fix without spending any real money.

Download today and get a free chip bonus and a free spin for a chance to win an additional gift!

POP! Slots allows you to play your favorite slot machines anywhere, anytime. It’s also the only casino game that features virtual remakes of real Las Vegas casinos like MGM, Luxor, Mandalay Bay, and Excalibur. You’re able to wander around the virtual casinos and pick your own hot seat. Then spin to win! Free chip bonuses are dolled out hourly and daily, and you can compete in quests and other daily events to earn bonus chips and spins. The more you play, the faster you’ll level up your character and earn VIP status.

POP! Slots – Play Real Las Vegas Casino Games with Friends for Free! is available for free today only (09/16). It has a 5-star rating with a total of 3070 ratings.

Big Action Mega Fight! ($2.99 → Free, 66.8 MB): Help Brick Strongarm rid the city of gangs in Big Action Mega Fight. It’s for fans of brawlers.

The once peaceful Megatropolis has been overrun by vicious gangs. You get to play as Brick Strongarm, the one and only person who can clean up the city. You’re able to move through the environments by tapping where you want to go. Evade attacks from gang members with a double-tap, and return punches with left and right swipes. As you progress through the 35 stages you’ll be able to upgrade your fighter and learn new special attacks.

Big Action Mega Fight! is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 9 ratings.

myHome Plus – Control for Nest, WeMo, and HomeKit ($1.99 → Free, 31.0 MB): Control all of your HomeKit accessories with myHome. Apple TV owners with HomeKit devices from different manufacturers will love this one.

Today only: Unlock the Nest Upgrade free of charge! Tap on the Settings icon in the top right corner of the screen, tap on Store, and then tap on the Nest Upgrade listing.

The days of switching from app to app in order to control all of your HomeKit accessories are over. With myHome installed, all of your accessories can be controlled from one screen no matter their manufacturer. Accessories can be organized into rooms, zones, and groups, and you can create triggers to intelligently control your home. The app also offers remote access, and supports multiple users with different control levels.

myHome Plus – Control for Nest, WeMo, and HomeKit is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 20 ratings.

iPad:

Save2PDF ($4.99 → Free, 52.0 MB): Create PDFs while on the go with Save2PDF. It’s ideal for business professionals.

Save2PDF allows you to import files from your iDevice, transfer them from your computer, or pull them from the cloud. It supports almost every file type imaginable including iWork, Office, and photos. You’re also able to capture web pages. It doesn’t matter the type of files you’re working with, Save2PDF can merge them all into a a single PDF in seconds. Newly created PDFs can be saved, transferred, emailed, and printed with a tap.

Save2PDF is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 637 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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  • It must have at least a three-star average rating at the time it goes free.
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