You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.
Today's Apps Gone Free: Beat Hazard Ultra, Converter, Horoscope Pro, And More

Today's Apps Gone Free: Beat Hazard Ultra, Converter, Horoscope Pro, And More

March 6, 2012

Blast enemies in space to the beat of your own music in Cold Beam Games' intense dual-stick shooter, Beat Hazard Ultra. We also have a simple and elegant unit converter, and an app that allows you to get your daily, weekly, and monthly horoscope fix.

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:

Converter — The Amazing Unit Converter ($0.99 -> Free, 2.6 MB): A simple and elegant unit converter. Tap the big black button right above the calculator to choose your unit category, and then spin the two dials at the top of the screen to choose the two units you want to convert. You can reverse the conversion by simply tapping on the bar highlighting the units in the middle of the screen.

Converter — The Amazing Unit Converter is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 27 ratings.

Notes & To-do ($3.99 -> Free, 6.1 MB): A powerful GTD and note-taking app. It allows you to record daily tasks and set due dates, alarms, and even invite others to participate in the events. The app also includes the ability to add a location, images, weather, and the time of an event. The entire app can be password protected as well.

Notes & To-do is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 29 ratings.

SmartSync - Facebook Sync ($0.99 -> Free, 13.2 MB): Keep your contacts up-to-date with this social networking app. SmartSync is able to search through all of your Facebook friends' profile information and automatically sync it with the contacts on your iDevice. It can also grab high resolution profile pictures, allowing you to view them when receiving or making a call. SmartSync won't overwrite your existing contact info or pictures unless you want it to. It also includes iCloud integration.

SmartSync - Facebook Sync is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 4465 ratings.

Days 365 - Colors Of Life ($0.99 -> Free, 4.3 MB): A journaling app that allows you to record your emotions and reflect on them. Each entry can include an icon to express how you were feeling that day, text, an image, and a location stamp. Entries can be reviewed by week and year. You can also share your entries via Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, or email.

Days 365 - Colors Of Life is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 10 ratings.

Universal:

Horoscope Pro ($0.99 -> Free, 4.3 MB): Get your daily, weekly, and monthly horoscope fix with this entertaining app. It includes both regular and Chinese horoscope signs. Daily horoscopes can be personalized by choosing to display categories like career, finance, love, and teen. You can also share horoscopes via Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, and email. For those looking for love or friendship, you'll be happy to know the app also includes a matching system based on your signs.

Horoscope Pro is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 169 ratings.

Beat Hazard Ultra ($2.99 -> Free, 15.5 MB): A high-octane dual-stick shooter where your weapons pulse to the energy of your music. Pilot your ship around the confined environment dodging enemy fire and returning fire, and watch as the intense visuals change to the beat of your music. The game includes fully customizable controls, all kinds of power-ups, perks to earn, stat tracking, a music visualizer, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center.

Beat Hazard Ultra is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 1355 ratings.

Reflekt ($0.99 -> Free, 11.9 MB): A puzzle game that requires you to swap pieces in the top half of the screen in order to match their location in the bottom half. Pieces can only be swapped vertically or horizontally with adjacent pieces. Matching multiple pieces at once will award you with bonus points. Just don't waste any moves, because you will be penalized for it. The game includes three modes, and leaderboards via Game Center.

Reflekt is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 57 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.

Developers: If you are a developer who would like to get your app included in our “Apps Gone Free” daily lists, here’s our basic set of rules:
  • It must have at least a three-star average rating at the time it goes free.
  • The app must not have been free numerous times (3+) over the last six months.
  • The free version of your app must not include ads.
To submit an app, simply send a request to [email protected] with the subject “Apps Gone Free.” Please include the name of the app, a link to it in the App Store, when and for how long you intend to offer the app for free, and anything else you would like to share. We will take it from there.

Mentioned apps

Free
Converter — The Amazing Unit Converter
Converter — The Amazing Unit Converter
Tap is Fun
Free
Notes & To-do
Notes & To-do
Luo Xu
Free
SmartSync - Facebook Sync
SmartSync - Facebook Sync
Ultimake Ltd
Free
Days 365 - Colors Of Life
Days 365 - Colors Of Life
Luo Xu
Free
Horoscope Pro
Horoscope Pro
Buzly Labs Ltd.
$2.99
Beat Hazard Ultra
Beat Hazard Ultra
Cold Beam Games Ltd
Free
Reflekt
Reflekt
GlacialBits

Related articles