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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Super Little Caves, Guess The Doodle, Overview Calendar And More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Super Little Caves, Guess The Doodle, Overview Calendar And More

May 10, 2014

Buzz through complex environments and solve tricky puzzles in order to save Princess Pixel in Super Little Caves. We also have a beautifully illustrated trivia game, and a calendar app designed to fit the way you think about time.

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:

ProInsights for LinkedIn - iPhone - Visual Insights, Contact Management, Infographics and Professional Network Visualizer ($1.99 → Free, 24.5 MB): Visualize your LinkedIn profile with this business app.

It’s able to create meaningful insights from all of the data in your LinkedIn profile. Of course, you must first log into your personal LinkedIn account through ProInsights in order to allow it to gather information. You’ll then see an interactive infographic that includes data like the top countries and companies that your connections work in, a graphical timeline of your career, and your LinkedIn quotient. You’re also able to get LinkedIn network updates, search for someone specific, browse through your connections in a wide variety of ways, and choose from eight different themes. ProInsights for LinkedIn - iPhone - Visual Insights, Contact Management, Infographics and Professional Network Visualizer is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 7 ratings.

Monster Paradise ($9.99 → Free, 8.5 MB): This Pokemon-inspired adventure game is giving away a $10 starter pack so you can collect and level up different monsters.

There was a time long ago when humans and monsters lived peacefully together in Monster Paradise, but that all changed when the dark monsters began to rise. It’s up to you to collect, train, fuse, and battle monsters to restore peace to the land. Monster Paradise includes more than 500 original monsters that will fight by your side. You’re able to journey through more than 60 regions and take on 180 quests. Team up with friends for epic dark monster battles that will earn you some nice rewards, or go head-to-head to prove you have what it takes to become the ultimate monster trainer. Monster Paradise is available for free today only (05/10). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 858 ratings.

Overview Calendar ($1.99 → Free, 3.0 MB): A straightforward calendar app that’s designed to fit the way you think about time.

The calendar is represented as an infinitely scrollable timeline instead of as a big grid. Just swipe up or down to glide over it. Tap on a day to add an event. You’re able to attach a time and color to your event to keep things even more tidy. Tap and hold on an already created event to copy, edit, or add something new to that day. There’s also a list view that allows you to check things off as you complete them. Events can be shared on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter. The app includes iCloud support, notifications, and five themes to choose from. Overview Calendar is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 50 ratings.

Universal:

Sago Mini Ocean Swimmer ($3.99 → Free, 54.1 MB): Your little ones can join Fins the fish and explore his magical underwater world together in this entertainment app.

Your child can simply slide their finger around the screen and Fins will follow along. The colorful environment is loaded with silly creatures and animations to discover, so just hand your iDevice off and let your child explore! The app includes more than 30 fun animations, which are highlighted by yellow markers. Sago Mini Ocean Swimmer is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 82 ratings.

Factor Samurai - Multiplication and Division Mastery ($2.99 → Free, 86.6 MB): A fantastic way to practice times tables.

You get to play as a sword-wielding samurai, and your job is to cut all of the numbers down to their prime factors. As the numbers are thrown at you, you must first decide if they can be factored into smaller values. If not, just let them be. Some numbers will need to be broken down multiple times, so be ready for some intense slashing action. The game includes three difficulty settings, and leaderboards via Game Center. Factor Samurai - Multiplication and Division Mastery is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 214 ratings.

Super Little Caves ($2.99 → Free, 59.6 MB): Save Princess Pixel from the grasshoppers by traveling deep into an abandoned anthill in this mesmerizing puzzle game.

You get to play as a nameless, but adventurous, fly. You must guide it through beautifully complex maze-like environments via an on-screen joystick to rescue the princess. Along the way you’ll come across puzzles that will require you to gather and manipulate objects, so be prepared for a challenge. If you find yourself stuck, feel free to head to the developer’s Facebook page for some game-winning strategies. The game includes 8-bit graphics, some pretty funky music, and achievements and leaderboards via Game Center. Super Little Caves is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 21 ratings.

Guess the Doodle ($0.99 → Free, 11.1 MB): Try to Guess the Doodle before your opponent does in this beautifully illustrated trivia game.

You must first pick a table and an opponent. You must then take turns asking funny questions to rule out characters until you’re able to guess which is theirs. The game includes three different table categories, more than 60 characters, iCloud integration, loads of prizes to earn, hours upon hours of gameplay, and achievements via Game Center. Guess the Doodle is available for free today only (05/10). It has a 5-star rating with a total of 12 ratings.

iPad:

ProInsights for LinkedIn - iPad - Visual Insights, Contact Management, Infographics and Professional Network Visualizer ($3.99 → Free, 24.5 MB): Visualize your LinkedIn profile with this business app.

It’s able to create meaningful insights from all of the data in your LinkedIn profile. Of course, you must first log into your personal LinkedIn account through ProInsights in order to allow it to gather information. You’ll then see an interactive infographic that includes data like the top countries and companies that your connections work in, a graphical timeline of your career, and your LinkedIn quotient. You’re also able to get LinkedIn network updates, search for someone specific, browse through your connections in a wide variety of ways, and choose from eight different themes. ProInsights for LinkedIn - iPad - Visual Insights, Contact Management, Infographics and Professional Network Visualizer is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 28 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.

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Mentioned apps

Free
Monster Paradise
Monster Paradise
Aeria Games Europe
Free
ProInsights for LinkedIn - iPhone - Visual Insights, Contact Management, Infographics and Professional Network Visualizer
ProInsights for LinkedIn - iPhone - Visual Insights, Contact Management, Infographics and Professional Network Visualizer
XLabz Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Free
Overview Calendar
Overview Calendar
Tobias Renstrom
Free
Sago Mini Ocean Swimmer
Sago Mini Ocean Swimmer
Sago Sago
Free
Factor Samurai - Multiplication and Division Mastery
Factor Samurai - Multiplication and Division Mastery
Third Rail, LLC
Free
Super Little Caves
Super Little Caves
Philip Bemis
Free
Guess the Doodle
Guess the Doodle
Invedars
Free
ProInsights for LinkedIn - iPad - Visual Insights, Contact Management, Infographics and Professional Network Visualizer
ProInsights for LinkedIn - iPad - Visual Insights, Contact Management, Infographics and Professional Network Visualizer
XLabz Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

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