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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Twisty Planets, PD Measure, Suitcases and More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Twisty Planets, PD Measure, Suitcases and More

App Bargain Bin
June 24, 2016

Help a little alien find his way home, measure your pupillary distance, and pack for your trips with confidence with today’s collection of apps and games.

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:

Cursive Writing App – abCursive 3 ($0.99 → Free, 6.1 MB): Practice the lost art of cursive writing with this educational app. It’s for anyone looking to take their first step into cursive writing.

Each letter of the alphabet can be practiced separately in lowercase form. The app indicates where to start each letter and how they connect via animations. Once you’ve gotten the hang of things, you can work on sample sentences or create your own words to practice.

Cursive Writing App – abCursive 3 is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

Universal:

Twisty Planets ($0.99 → Free, 55.6 MB): Help a little fella named Qub find a way home in Twisty Planets. It’s a delightful 3-D puzzle game.

Qub was just minding his own business when a blackhole suddenly appeared and sucked him into another dimension. You must help Qub activate the escape portals and get off each of the Twisty Planets by collecting all of the stars. You’re able to do so by hopping from one platform to another with a tap, and you can rotate entire planets with a swipe. The game includes 100 levels, hidden objects to discover, and five galaxies to explore.

Twisty Planets is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 42 ratings.

Suitcases – packing checklist ($0.99 → Free, 1.8 MB): Pack for your trips with confidence with Suitcases. It’s a convenient productivity app for the frequent traveler.

You’re able to create and save suitcase packing lists for any occasion. Items can be added by tapping on those in the built-in database. Items are broken down by category for convenience. Can’t find something in the database? Just add it. When it’s time to pack, go down your list checking things off. The app also includes two list viewing modes, and the ability to quickly reset lists.

Suitcases – packing checklist is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 40 ratings.

PD Measure | Pupil Distance Meter by GlassifyMe ($0.99 → Free, 9.2 MB): Quickly measure your PD with GlassifyMe. It’s an ideal tool for those who prefer to order their prescription glasses.

Many prescription glasses websites require you to submit a pupillary distance. GlassifyMe helps you measure that distance. All you need is a credit card and your iDevice. Then go through three simple steps and you’ll have your PD in minutes. You’re able to use your precise measurements on GlassifyMe.com or anywhere else you need them.

PD Measure | Pupil Distance Meter by GlassifyMe is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 48 ratings.

Phone Drive – File Manager, Browser & Explorer ($1.99 → Free, 13.5 MB): Transfer files and access them with ease with Phone Drive. It allows you to ditch the cable.

Phone Drive allows you to easily grab files from your home computer or a local iDevice. To download files from your computer, simply point your browser at the provided URL. To download files from another iDevice, all you need is to install and launch the app on both. Phone Drive is able to read and play a wide variety of text and media files, and you’re able to organize them within folders. Files can also be sorted by name, kind, or date modified. There’s even a built-in text editor that allows you to create files.

Phone Drive – File Manager, Browser & Explorer is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 1341 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
Cursive Writing App - abCursive 3
Cursive Writing App - abCursive 3
Yosuke Oki
Free
Twisty Planets
Twisty Planets
Crescent Moon Games
Free
Phone Drive - File Manager, Browser & Explorer
Phone Drive - File Manager, Browser & Explorer
Eightythree Technology
Free
Suitcases - packing checklist
Suitcases - packing checklist
Evgeny Turchaninov
Free
PD Measure | Pupil Distance Meter by GlassifyMe
PD Measure | Pupil Distance Meter by GlassifyMe
Tech Positive Inc.

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