You’re able to learn how to write both uppercase and lowercase cursive letters along with how to attach them. Each letter can be practiced separately, and you’re able to view an animation to see just how they connect with each other. You’re also able to record your own writing. Have a word in mind? Type it into the blank field and Cursive Writing will convert it for you.
Cursive Writing – abCursive 2 is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 49 ratings.
War of Eclipse is unabashedly retro. Its pixel art graphics are sharp and its gameplay brutally difficult. You’re able to choose from seven powerful battleships, each of which can be customized in a variety of ways. Blast away all kinds of alien invaders by perfectly timing your shots. The game includes 35 enemy types to take on, random equipment drops, and seven different endings to discover.
War of Eclipse is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 42 ratings.
Have you always wanted Shazam or SoundHound but didn’t want to spend $6.99 on a single app? If so, SoundCatcher is a great alternative. It’s just as quick and accurate at recognizing the name of the song and the artist that is playing without the expense. SoundCatcher is also able to provide you with lyrics to the identified song so you can sing along. You’re also able to see the most popular songs that have been playing around you along with the ability to share what you’ve tagged via Facebook.
SoundCatcher- Instant music recognition is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 55 ratings.
We really like Splashtop CamCam because it’s so easy to set up. Just download the necessary companion software from Splashtop’s website to turn your home computer’s webcam into a live video streaming device. Then connect it to your iPhone or iPad to monitor anything you want remotely. The app includes high-resolution video, pinch-to-zoom, and the ability to pan.
Splashtop CamCam is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 723 ratings.
Data Widget is so simple yet so effective. Launch the app, set your data cap, set your start and end date, and record any usage you may already have. Then swipe down to bring up Notification Center and add the widget by tapping the “Edit” button found all the way at the bottom. After that, any time you want to check your current data usage in real-time, just swipe down.
Data Widget is available for free today only (01/13). It has a 4-star rating with a total of 68 ratings.
Path Input allows you to record your thoughts faster than you could with a regular keyboard. Just draw the path of the word you want to record. If you get a little off track, don’t worry, Path Input will figure out what it is you’re trying to say. You can even record words by simply drawing their prefixes. If you’re using iOS 7 or earlier, you’re able to copy your content with a tap and bring it into any other app. All iOS 8 users may use Path Input as a third-party keyboard.
Path Input: A Swipe Keyboard for iPad is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 163 ratings.
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.