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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Ziner, Little Galaxy, Lumen Trails And More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Ziner, Little Galaxy, Lumen Trails And More

February 10, 2014

Work your way through all of your favorite online content with Ziner. We also have a casual game that has you leaping across the galaxy, and a multi-purpose organizer.

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:

Poetics ($1.99 → Free, 28.3 MB): Get poetic with this photography app.

You're able to import any photo from your library or take a new one from within the app. You can scale, apply filters, and adjust the parameters of your photo. Then write anything you want on it, whether that's a poem or a caption. You're able to add as few or as many words as you want and manipulate them with common gesture controls. Your unique creations can be shared via email, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, or Twitter. Poetics is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 44 ratings.

Universal:

Quick Alarm ($0.99 → Free, 7.2 MB): A beautifully simple alarm clock app.

Its crisp analog display makes reading the time and date easy even from a distance. You're able to choose from dark and light themes, and adjust the brightness with a vertical swipe. You're also able to create custom repeating alarms with nine different sounds. Quick Alarm is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 179 ratings.

Lumen Trails Money+ A Universal App That Lets You Create a Monthly Income or Spending Tracker, Budget Planner, Family Finance Tracker, Bill Payment Reminder, Grocery Shopping List & More. ($9.99 → Free, 13.5 MB): This multi-purpose organizer can help you keep track of just about anything.

Lumen Trails allows you to dump all of your separate task manager, calorie tracking, finance, workout, reminder, and wish list apps. The app comes preloaded with a whole bunch of different categories, allowing you to jump right in and start tracking whatever you want. You’re also able to create your own custom categories with advanced settings. Categories can be reorganized as well to provide you with quick access to those you use the most. The app also includes search, passcode protection, seven themes to choose from, Google Drive and TextExpander support, and iCloud integration. Lumen Trails Money+ A Universal App That Lets You Create a Monthly Income or Spending Tracker, Budget Planner, Family Finance Tracker, Bill Payment Reminder, Grocery Shopping List & More. is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 5 ratings.

Little Galaxy ($1.99 → Free, 37.7 MB): Leap across the galaxy and visit new planets in this casual game.

Rotating planets are spread all throughout the galaxy. You must leap from one to another as quickly as possible while collecting stars to earn a high score. To leap, just tap anywhere on the screen. You’ll want to try and collect every star between each planet to create chains and increase your multiplier. Power-ups can also be found orbiting planets. The game includes loads of quests to complete, costumes to unlock, and leaderboards via Game Center. Little Galaxy is available for free today only (02/10). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 275 ratings.

Ziner - RSS Reader that believes in simplicity, supports Feedly ($4.99 → Free, 14.4 MB): This RSS reader believes in simplicity.

It’s able to pull all of your content from Feedly, and depending upon the iDevice you’re using, present it in list or magazine form. You’re able to work your way through pages of content with horizontal swipes, and save your favorites by starring them. Content can be shared via AirDrop, email, Twitter, Messages, and Facebook, and opened within other apps. The app also includes Readability support, search, landscape and portrait orientation support, and multiple themes to choose from. Ziner - RSS Reader that believes in simplicity, supports Feedly is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 30 ratings.

iPad:

Zentries: The Art of Journaling ($1.99 → Free, 23.8 MB): Focus on your thoughts with this no-frills journaling app.

You're able to create multiple journals to separate your thoughts. Then jump into the text editor and start recording them. By default, the journal entry date is automatically set to today, but you can change it if necessary. When you're done writing, just swipe left to right to go back to your list of entries. That's it. There's nothing else to it. Zentries: The Art of Journaling is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 25 ratings.

Mystery Lighthouse HD ($0.99 → Free, 32.3 MB): Solve the mystery of Blackrock Lighthouse in this point and click adventure game.

Make your way through each scene looking for clues and utilizing the items you have collected throughout the game to find your Uncle Augustus. The game includes hand-illustrated scenes, an original storyline, and loads of items to collect and puzzles to solve. Mystery Lighthouse HD is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 50 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
Poetics
Poetics
Soulincode Inc.
Free
Quick Alarm
Quick Alarm
Diesel Puppet
Free
Lumen Trails Money+ A Universal App That Lets You Create a Monthly Income or Spending Tracker, Budget Planner, Family Finance Tracker, Bill Payment Reminder, Grocery Shopping List & More.
Lumen Trails Money+ A Universal App That Lets You Create a Monthly Income or Spending Tracker, Budget Planner, Family Finance Tracker, Bill Payment Reminder, Grocery Shopping List & More.
Lumen Spark LLC
Free
Little Galaxy
Little Galaxy
Bitmap Galaxy
Free
Ziner - RSS Reader that believes in simplicity, supports Feedly
Ziner - RSS Reader that believes in simplicity, supports Feedly
Creator3D
Free
Zentries:  The Art of Journaling
Zentries: The Art of Journaling
Fishington Studios
Free
Mystery Lighthouse HD
Mystery Lighthouse HD
Digi-chain Games

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