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Today’s Apps Gone Free: iExpense Diary, Recordium, Heroes And More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: iExpense Diary, Recordium, Heroes And More

June 29, 2014

Track your daily personal expenses with iExpense Diary. We also have a powerful yet elegant voice recorder, and a epic turn-based fantasy game.

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.

Universal:

iExpense Diary+ ($3.99 → Free, 15.4 MB): Track your daily personal expenses with this easy to use finance app.

When adding income or an expense, you’re able to define an amount, select a category, attach a note, record a payment type, and decide if it will be recurring. Each of your entries will be logged on the main page, and your total will update in real-time. Icons next to each of your entries make it easy to determine where your money is going. If you need to stay on a budget, simply add values for separate categories. The app also includes statistical reports, passcode protection, and the ability to backup your database via iTunes File Sharing. iExpense Diary+ is available for free today only (06/29). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 7 ratings.

FCB Pinball ($2.99 → Free, 56.5 MB): Get in the World Cup spirit with this soccer-themed pinball table.

You better have your flipper fingers ready, because this table is loaded with soccer-themed challenges. The built-in manual allows you to see exactly where you need to aim your steel ball and how to control the table. Then put your fingers to the screen and go for a high score. The game includes AirPlay support, three camera angles, portrait and landscape orientation support, and leaderboards via Game Center. FCB Pinball is available for free today only (06/29). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 109 ratings.

Recordium - voice recorder app for iPhone, record and share sound with taking notes and memos also highlight audio, add tag and photo for meeting, lecture & interview ($6.99 → Free, 14.4 MB): A powerful yet elegant voice recorder.

Tap the big red “Record” button at the bottom of the screen to jump right into recording mode. While recording audio, you’re able to highlight, tag, note, and even add photos to sections. You’re able to adjust the placement of your attachments by dragging them across the waveform. You can record endless amounts of audio and pause your recordings at any time. When you’re finished, you’re able to organize your recordings within folders, edit them, and share them via iTunes File Sharing, Wi-Fi, or email, or you can upload them to your favorite cloud service. The app also includes search, detailed recording data, three adjustable sampling rates, and four recording formats. To unlock Recordium’s “Pro” mode, simply try to annotate a recording. You’ll then see a prompt to download the mode free of charge. Recordium - voice recorder app for iPhone, record and share sound with taking notes and memos also highlight audio, add tag and photo for meeting, lecture & interview is available for free today only (06/29). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 56 ratings.

Solar Walk™ - Planets of the Solar System ($0.99 → Free, 245.4 MB): Take a tour of our vast solar system with this stunning education app.

You’re able to zoom through space and around planets via multitouch controls. By selecting a planet, you’re able to view its name, mass, radius, distance to the sun, internal structure, and more. Solar Walk can act as a time machine as well thanks to the ability to set any date. The app includes full text search, and moon, asteroid, comet, and dwarf planet data. Additional content like movies, missions, and satellites can be downloaded via in-app purchase. Solar Walk™ - Planets of the Solar System is available for free today only (06/29). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 5943 ratings.

Gravity - Light Particles Manipulation App ($0.99 → Free, 39.6 MB): Get into a zen state of mind by manipulating free flowing particles with Gravity.

Simply put your fingers to the screen and watch what happens. On iPhone you’re able to utilize five separate fingers to manipulate the particles in different ways, and on iPad you’re allowed up to 10 fingers. You’re able to change the color, size, speed, opacity, and tail length of the particles as well. The app includes the ability to take snapshots of the animations, and TV-out support. Gravity - Light Particles Manipulation App is available for free today only (06/29). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 23 ratings.

PhotoViva ($1.99 → Free, 19.4 MB): Touch up your favorite photos and transform them into colorful works of art with this fun photography app.

Photos can be imported or taken within the app, or you can choose one of the included images to get a little inspiration. You can then choose from the large set of tools that will allow you to perfect your photo, or go ahead and add a bit of color to create your own work of art using the 20 includes brushes. The app also includes 10 levels of undo and redo. PhotoViva is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 203 ratings.

Heroes : A Grail Quest ($0.99 → Free, 24.2 MB): Find the Holy Grail to save the kingdom in this epic turn-based fantasy game.

King Arthur is terribly sick and the only way to save the kingdom is to have him drink from the Holy Grail. You must gather your army and set out on a journey across the world in search of the long lost artifact. Tap to set your point on the map and tap again to move to it. Gather powerful artifacts, loot, and magic spells along the way to increase the power of your hero and army. As you work your way across the world, you will come into contact with some vicious warriors and you will have to siege massive castles. You must take turns with your opponents setting up attacks and defending your territory to claim victory. Just move quickly, because you only have 800 days to complete your mission! The game includes a big, beautiful map to explore, and loads of contracts to complete. Heroes : A Grail Quest is available for free today only (06/29). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 44 ratings.

iPad:

Dream-X ($2.99 → Free, 18.7 MB): Map your mind with this powerful productivity app.

No matter how big or small the idea, Dream-X will help you realize it in visual form. You’re able to choose from two different themes and then get right to your mind mapping. Start off with a single idea and then branch out from there. You’re able to create new branches by selecting the idea you want them to branch off from and then tapping and holding on a spot on the screen. Each branched off idea can be color coded, include photo and message, include a task or subtask, and sport an icon. You’re able to freely rearrange your ideas just by dragging them around the canvas. You’re also able to export your mind maps and share them via email. The app includes tutorial videos and samples to help you get started. Dream-X is available for free today only (06/29). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 18 ratings.

Meeting Mapper ($6.99 → Free, 8.3 MB): Map your meetings with this business app.

You’re able to account for all of the people attending the meeting and assign their roles, stances, and level of participation. You’re also able to determine their next steps or actions. You can then add detailed meeting notes, audio notes, images, and sketches. All of this information can be shared with your team to keep everyone in sync via Evernote, Dropbox, Box, or Salesforce. Meeting Mapper is available for free today only (06/29). It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 11 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:

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  • 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
iExpense Diary+
iExpense Diary+
ViPrak Web Solutions
Free
FCB Pinball
FCB Pinball
Legendo Entertainment
Free
Recordium - voice recorder app for iPhone, record and share sound with taking notes and memos also highlight audio, add tag and photo for meeting, lecture & interview
Recordium - voice recorder app for iPhone, record and share sound with taking notes and memos also highlight audio, add tag and photo for meeting, lecture & interview
Pichak co.
Free
Solar Walk™ - Planets of the Solar System
Solar Walk™ - Planets of the Solar System
Vito Technology Inc.
Free
Gravity - Light Particles Manipulation App
Gravity - Light Particles Manipulation App
Kfir Schindelhaim
Free
PhotoViva
PhotoViva
Lamina Design
Free
Heroes : A Grail Quest
Heroes : A Grail Quest
Game Dev Team
Free
Dream-X
Dream-X
Pavel Tarabrin
Free
Meeting Mapper
Meeting Mapper
Point N Time Software, LLC

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