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iOS Apps Gone Free: Shift 2 Unleashed, Saving Yello, MobileMonet, And More

iOS Apps Gone Free: Shift 2 Unleashed, Saving Yello, MobileMonet, And More

December 2, 2011

Speed by your opponents in any one of 40 different supercars in EA's gorgeous racing game, Shift 2 Unleashed. We also have a physics-based puzzle game where you must help Yello the goldfish return to his bowl, and a photography app that turns your favorite photos into works of art.

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iPhone:

MobileMonet ($0.99 -> Free, 4.6 MB): Import a photo from your library or snap a new one from within the app and turn it into a work of art with MobileMonet. The app turns your photos into a black and white sketch upon importing, and then allows you to add your own artistic touch. You can paint directly onto the sketch to bring your photo's color back and highlight specific areas. Your paintbrush can be adjusted in a variety of ways as well. The app includes undo and redo, pan and zoom, and the ability to share your final creation via Facebook, email, Flickr, Twitter, Tumblr, or SMS.

MobileMonet is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 820 ratings.

The Sims™ Medieval ($4.99 -> Free, 62.5 MB): You don't need to know a lick of Simlish to enjoy the latest entry in EA's The Sims series. Create your very own medieval Sim and take on all kinds of epic challenges, or just go out for a relaxing day of fishing. The choice is all yours. You're also able to deck out your very own living quarters with items earned just by playing the game.

The Sims™ Medieval is available for free today only (12/02). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 469 ratings.

KidCalc 7-in-1 Math Fun (Including New Halloween and Birthday Themes) ($0.99 -> Free, 24.0 MB): An educational app that teaches number recognition, counting, and general math to young children through flash cards and games. The app includes seven different modes, each of which can sport one of 13 different themes. All of the modes include voice-overs and visual learning tools. The app also includes five age-based settings, so you can keep the lessons and content age appropriate.

KidCalc 7-in-1 Math Fun (Including New Halloween and Birthday Themes) is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 927 ratings.

SHIFT 2 Unleashed ($2.99 -> Free, 311.7 MB): Get behind the wheel of some of the fastest cars to ever grace the pavement and speed by your opponents in this beautiful racing game from EA. The game includes 40 cars with the ability to be customized in a variety of ways, multiple modes and environments, over 40 events, and online leaderobards.

SHIFT 2 Unleashed is available for free today only (12/02). It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 246 ratings.

Universal:

Katana Jack! ($0.99 -> Free, 71.3 MB): Jack wants nothing more than a little shuteye, but those darn lanterns are keeping him awake. You must smash them all into pieces using Jack's katana to finally allow him to fall asleep in this platform game. The game includes 90 levels, four original songs, two modes, iCloud integration, iCade support, and Game Center integration.

Katana Jack! is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

Saving Yello ($0.99 -> Free, 17.6 MB): Mathilda loves to play with her goldfish, Yello, outside of his beloved bowl. Help him make a safe return by flinging him across a toy-filled room in this physics-based puzzle game. Just pull back on Yello's tail to fling him across the room, and smash through toys to earn bonus points. The game includes three environments, 40 levels, power-ups, and Game Center integration.

Saving Yello is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 521 ratings.

Uniconsole ($1.99 -> Free, 1.2 MB): This utility app allows you to personalize your messages, emails, and tweets with all kinds of special symbols and characters, which can be viewed on almost any device. The app includes pages worth of symbols, which you can simply tap on to add them to your clipboard and paste them into any other app. You can also use the app's text field to mix and match text and symbols, and then copy the whole thing by touching the scissor symbol. Uniconsole even allows you to tweet directly from within the app as long as you're running iOS 5.

Uniconsole is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 268 ratings.

Song2Email ($1.99 -> Free, 2.5 MB): This super simple app allows you to quickly and easily share songs from your own library while on the go. Just tap the big music icon and choose some songs, and then Song2Email will automatically attach them to an email message while also filling in the subject and body. You're able to send your music over Wi-Fi or 3G, but be aware that there is a 20MB limit.

Song2Email is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 10 ratings.

iPad:

Real Pinball HD - Vampire ($0.99 -> Free, 41.5 MB): This finely crafted pinball game includes a single, beautifully rendered table that requires you to complete different tasks to activate combos to earn the highest possible score. It includes six camera views, rewind and slow motion effects, and Game Center integration.

Real Pinball HD - Vampire is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 139 ratings.

MobileMonet HD ($0.99 -> Free, 2.9 MB): Import a photo from your library or snap a new one from within the app and turn it into a work of art with MobileMonet. The app turns your photos into a black and white sketch upon importing, and then allows you to add your own artistic touch. You can paint directly onto the sketch to bring your photo's color back and highlight specific areas. Your paintbrush can be adjusted in a variety of ways as well. The app includes undo and redo, pan and zoom, and the ability to share your final creation via Facebook, email, Flickr, Twitter, Tumblr, or SMS.

MobileMonet HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 187 ratings.

SHIFT 2 Unleashed for iPad ($4.99 -> Free, 336.7 MB): Get behind the wheel of some of the fastest cars to ever grace the pavement and speed by your opponents in this beautiful racing game from EA. The game includes 40 cars with the ability to be customized in a variety of ways, multiple modes and environments, over 40 events, and online leaderobards.

SHIFT 2 Unleashed for iPad is available for free today only (12/02). It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 175 ratings.

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Mentioned apps

$0.99
Mobile Monet - Photo Sketch and Paint FX for Facebook, Instagram and more
Mobile Monet - Photo Sketch and Paint FX for Facebook, Instagram and more
East Coast Pixels, Inc.
Free
The Sims™ Medieval
The Sims™ Medieval
Electronic Arts
Free
KidCalc 7-in-1 Math Fun (Including New Halloween and Birthday Themes)
KidCalc 7-in-1 Math Fun (Including New Halloween and Birthday Themes)
Steve Glinberg
Free
SHIFT 2 Unleashed
SHIFT 2 Unleashed
Electronic Arts
Free
Katana Jack!
Katana Jack!
Ivanovich Games
$1.99
Uniconsole
Uniconsole
Dendrocom
$0.99
Saving Yello
Saving Yello
dreamfab
Free
Song2Email
Song2Email
Rocha Software
Free
Real Pinball HD - Vampire
Real Pinball HD - Vampire
ASK Homework
$1.99
Mobile Monet HD - Photo Sketch/Paint Effects for Facebook, Instagram and more
Mobile Monet HD - Photo Sketch/Paint Effects for Facebook, Instagram and more
East Coast Pixels, Inc.
Free
SHIFT 2 Unleashed for iPad
SHIFT 2 Unleashed for iPad
Electronic Arts

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