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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Photo Password, Grid Lens, Quotes And More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Photo Password, Grid Lens, Quotes And More

January 28, 2014

Protect your photos and videos with gesture-based drawings with Photo Password. We also have a camera app that allows you to capture life’s precious moments within single image, and an app that will inspire you.

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:

Photo Password - No#1 Secret Private Vault ($0.99 → Free, 20.9 MB): Protect your photos and videos with gesture-based drawings with Photo Password.

Instead of futzing with pin codes and passwords, you’re able to store your content behind gesture-based drawings. Just import any photo from your library or snap a new one from within the app. Then use visual cues within the photo to place dots, circles, and lines. The next time you want to access your protected content you’ll have to repeat the same gesture-based drawings. You’re able to import content from a variety of sources, and organize it alls within custom folders. The app also includes AirPlay support, intruder alerts, and a slideshow option with built-in transition effects. Photo Password - No#1 Secret Private Vault is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 78 ratings.

Wonderful Days - Diary with Style ($2.99 → Free, 45.8 MB): A stunning and intuitive journaling app.

When creating an entry for your journal you're able to choose from a variety of themes, text fonts and sizes, mood icons, and photo frames. Entries can also be geo-tagged and rated. Journal entries can be organized in list, preview, photo, or calendar form, or you can search for something specific. The app also includes passcode protection, Evernote integration, the ability to share your entries via email, and AirPrint support. Wonderful Days - Diary with Style is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 293 ratings.

Quotes. Get Inspired ($0.99 → Free, 1.4 MB): Receive daily inspiration from this colorful reference app.

Each and every day you launch Quotes you’ll receive a quote of the day. You’re then able to share the quote via Twitter, Facebook, Messages, Instagram, email, or simply save it as an image. You’re also able to have the app send you a push notification every day at a specified time so you don’t miss your daily quote. Tap the lightning button to get a random quote from previous days. The app also includes a variety of themes that can be scrolled through with a swipe. Quotes. Get Inspired is available for free today only (01/28). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 23 ratings.

Universal:

Grid Lens ($0.99 → Free, 26.0 MB): Capture all of life’s precious moments within a single image with Grid Lens.

You’re able to create your own custom frame by generating horizontal and vertical grid lines, or you can simply select one from the set of built-in frames. The aspect ratio, border color, and thickness of your frame can be adjusted as well. You’re then able to populate each cell by tapping and holding to import a photo from your library, or you can take new photos by tapping each cell. Multiple camera modes are available, like single lens, multi lens, burst shot, and manual shot. You can apply different filters and captions before sharing your final creation via Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, or email. Grid Lens is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 604 ratings.

Craigslist from Smobile for iPhone and iPad ($0.99 → Free, 2.8 MB): Improve your mobile Craigslist experience with this lifestyle app.

You’re able to find Craigslist listings in your area by zip code or allowing the app to automatically locate your position. You’re also able to store as many locations as you like. The listings are presented as thumbnails, and you’re able to find something specific by keyword or narrow your search down with a filter. Once you’ve found something you’re interested in you’re able to view its location on a map, favorite it, or contact the person who posted it via email, text, or phone. The app also allows you to post new listings from your account, save images, view original listings, and save frequent searches. Craigslist from Smobile for iPhone and iPad is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 148 ratings.

iPad:

ScrapPad - Scrapbook for iPad ($4.99 → Free, 404.0 MB): Create and share gorgeous digital scrapbooks with this photography app.

It includes more than 2,000 elements to scrap with, like different backgrounds, borders, embellishments, text, and stickers. Each item can be moved, resized, and rotated via multitouch controls. You can add photos from your own library as well. The app also includes a layer manager, the ability to add multiple pages, undo, and the ability to share your creations via Facebook or email. Additional kits are available via in-app purchase. ScrapPad - Scrapbook for iPad is available for free today only (01/28). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 559 ratings.

littleBIG History ($4.99 → Free, 38.2 MB): Work your way through the entire history of the world with this education app.

The timeline begins with the Big Bang, and you’re able to work your way forward with a swipe. You’re able to adjust the scale of the timeline with common pinch and pull gestures, and learn about events with a tap. You’re also able to filter data down by topic of interest. Specific events can be searched for by keyword as well. The app includes more than 90 categories, 700 images, and 1,300 events, so you better get started! littleBIG History is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 10 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.
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Mentioned apps

Free
Photo Password - No#1 Secret Private Vault
Photo Password - No#1 Secret Private Vault
Revolutionary Concepts
Free
Wonderful Days - Diary with Style
Wonderful Days - Diary with Style
HandyPadSoft
Free
Quotes. Get Inspired
Quotes. Get Inspired
Andrea Fabbri
Free
Grid Lens
Grid Lens
Bucket Labs
Free
Craigslist from Smobile for iPhone and iPad
Craigslist from Smobile for iPhone and iPad
Smobile Factory LLC
Free
ScrapPad - Scrapbook for iPad
ScrapPad - Scrapbook for iPad
Album tArt LLC
Free
littleBIG History
littleBIG History
VariaMedia GmbH

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