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Today’s apps gone free: MAPS.ME, FavoShots, God of Light and more

Today’s apps gone free: MAPS.ME, FavoShots, God of Light and more

December 3, 2014

Find your way with today’s collection of AppsGoneFree. You’re able to navigate while offline with MAPS.ME. FavoShots will help you find your favorite photos. And God of Light requires you to light up your path and the universe.

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:

FavoShots – Photo Album with Subfolders ($0.99 → Free, 12.6 MB): Curate your photos for quick reference with FavoShots. It’s ideal for people who have big, messy photo libraries and want to reorganize them.

We’ve all been there. That moment when you want to show off that perfect photo but have to swipe endlessly through your photo library to find it. FavoShots helps you avoid this predicament by allowing you to quickly create folders and group your best photos together. Simply swipe up to create a new folder, and then tap on it to start adding photos. You’re able to customize the color of each folder with a right to left swipe, reorganize folders and photos, add subfolders, and even passcode lock and hide secret albums.

FavoShots – Photo Album with Subfolders is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3-star rating with a total of 58 ratings.

Universal:

Letters and Dots ($1.99 → Free, 5.8 MB): Connect letters and dots in this colorful word game. It’s ideal for fans of both matching and word games.

Letters and Dots is two games in one. The main objective is to create the longest possible valid words to score as many points as you can in 20 turns. However, if you’re feeling strategic, you can eliminate dots by matching their colors. You’ll earn fewer points, but it will allow you to create even better words. The game includes two color themes to choose from, and a wordlist so you can track all of the unique words you’ve created.

Letters and Dots is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 7 ratings.

God of Light ($1.99 → Free, 81.6 MB): Explore the darkness for light crystals in this gorgeous physics puzzler. It’s for gamers who appreciate atmospheric puzzle games with electronic music.

God of Light is one of the best looking puzzle games to arrive this year. The star of the show is Shiny, a ball of light that needs your help keeping the universe from going dark. It’s your job to explore the vast darkness by guiding his light with your finger. His light can be manipulated with mirrors, splitters, prisms, and even black holes. Utilize them all to collect each light crystal and light up the targets. The game is loaded with 125 levels to work your way through.

God of Light is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 395 ratings.

Cycloramic for iPhone 6 (Not the 6+) ($0.99 → Free, 35.2 MB): Capture panoramas without ever laying a finger on your iPhone 6 with Cycloramic. It’s great for those who don’t have a steady hand.

Cycloramic is one of those apps that you just have to show your family and friends. It allows you to capture panoramas completely handsfree! All you have to do is put your iPhone 6 on top of your power adapter and place it on a smooth and level surface. Your iPhone 6 will vibrate and rotate all on its own while capturing photos and stitching them together. Of course, if you’d rather capture your panoramas manually, you’re allowed to do so with the easy to use guided mode. Cycloramic also includes the tools to finish off your panoramas like filters, frames, stickers, and even video conversion.

Cycloramic for iPhone 6 (Not the 6+) is available for free today only (12/03). It has a 3-star rating with a total of 50 ratings.

MAPS.ME Pro — offline maps ($4.99 → Free, 34.2 MB): Always know where you’re going even without an internet connection with MAPS.ME. It’s perfect for those who travel outside of their cellular service area or those who are concerned about going over their data limit.

No matter where you are, MAPS.ME will help you find your way thanks to its huge database that includes 345 countries and islands. Before heading out on your adventure, we recommend downloading your maps ahead of time. The storage space they take up is remarkably small, only requiring a handful of megabytes to be free for each location thanks to the developer’s innovative data compression system. You’re able to search maps while offline, create routes with arrival times, and create and import bookmarks.

MAPS.ME Pro — offline maps is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 804 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.
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Mentioned apps

Free
FavoShots - Photo Album with Subfolders
FavoShots - Photo Album with Subfolders
JUNG EUI HYUNG
Free
Letters and Dots
Letters and Dots
J.D. Shultz
Free
God of Light
God of Light
Playmous
Free
Cycloramic for iPhone 6 (Not the 6+)
Cycloramic for iPhone 6 (Not the 6+)
Egos Ventures
Free
MAPS.ME – Offline Map with City Guides, POI Location, Subway, Routing and Directions in One App
MAPS.ME – Offline Map with City Guides, POI Location, Subway, Routing and Directions in One App
MY.COM

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