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Today’s Apps Gone Free: The Blocking Dead, Zero, Recipes Cook Book and More

Save the brains, combine numbers to create zeroes, and digitize your favorite recipes with today’s collection of apps and games.

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iPhone:

Recipes Cook Book – Your recipes organized in your device ($0.99 → Free, 30.4 MB): Digitize your favorite recipes with this reference app. It’s a great way to stay organized.

Recipes is focused on simplicity. You’re able to add your own recipes, and organize them within categories. Each recipe can contain a header photo, a list of ingredients, and step-by-step directions. The ingredients from any recipe can be added to your shopping list with a tap, and recipes can be shared via email. The app also includes a handy temperature and weight converter.

Recipes Cook Book – Your recipes organized in your device is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 13 ratings.

Universal:

Markdown – Powerful markdown editor for Medium ($2.99 → Free, 30.1 MB): Create, edit, and preview Markdown documents with this text editor. It’s for those who utilize Markdown language.

When your documents need to be beautifully formatted and shared with the world, there’s Markdown. It allows you to easily create documents using Markdown syntax thanks to its custom keyboard. Your documents can include bold text, headers, links, tables, and more with the tap of a button. Markdown allows you to preview your work to ensure everything is formatted correctly before sharing it as a webpage, posting it to Medium, or simply syncing it with Dropbox.

Markdown – Powerful markdown editor for Medium is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 373 ratings.

iPassion – Couple game to get to know your partner ($2.99 → Free, 49.5 MB): Get to know your partner better with iPassion. It’s for couples looking to improve their relationships.

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iPassion will get the conversation started and help you get to know your partner even better. You’ll first have to sign up for an account and send a request to your partner. When the game begins, you must answer two personal questions and your partner will guess the answers and find out if they’re correct. Then it’s the other way around. For every correct answer you’ll receive 10 points. The first to 100 wins.

iPassion – Couple game to get to know your partner is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 97 ratings.

The Blocking Dead ($0.99 → Free, 242.7 MB): Save the brains in The Blocking Dead. It’s for fans of puzzle games.

The zombie apocalypse is finally happening. It’s a good thing you’ve been preparing for this moment all of your life. It’s your job to save the brains while squishing away the zombie heads. The only problem is, they’re all stacked together. You must remove the correct zombie heads as quickly and efficiently as possible in order to avoid accidentally squishing or tipping a brain off the screen. The game includes 70 levels and a wide variety of block types to keep things interesting.

The Blocking Dead is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 18 ratings.

Zero+ ($0.99 → Free, 1.6 MB): Swipe to slide numbered tiles in order to make them all zeroes in Zero. Fans of logic-based puzzle games will thoroughly enjoy this one.

The basic gameplay mechanics in Zero are simple enough. You must slide positive and negative numbered tiles around the board in order to achieve zero. The first few levels consist of just ones and twos, but things get crazy pretty quickly when large numbers and new kinds of modifier tiles enter the mix. Also, keep in mind that tiles won’t stop sliding unless they run into something. The game includes a total of 120 levels.

Zero+ is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 40 ratings.

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