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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Wax, Shower Savvy, CALC Swift and More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Wax, Shower Savvy, CALC Swift and More

App Bargain Bin
April 9, 2017

Take your record collection with you, monitor your water usage, and crunch numbers 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:

Wax for iPhone – Own your Record Collection ($2.99 → Free, 2.9 MB): Take your record collection with you to the store with Wax. Record collectors.

Wax allows you to add records by scanning a barcode, searching by name or artist, or by entering the information manually. The app will retrieve every little detail including cover art, genre, style, release date, and more. All of the data is editable, and you can even record your sleeve grade and attach notes if necessary. Records can be organize into crates, shared, and searched for via Spotlight. You’re also able to create a grab list for records you want to purchase.

Wax for iPhone – Own your Record Collection is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

Shower Savvy ($0.99 → Free, 29.7 MB): Monitor the duration of your showers and how much water you’re using with Shower Savvy. Those who want to do their part by conserving water.

By taking long showers, you’re not only wasting water but also lots of energy. Reduce your impact by timing your showers with Shower Savvy. At first launch the app will ask you the flow rate of your shower head along with your target duration. If you don’t know your flow rate, that’s fine, it’ll provide you with a household average. Then every time you shower, start the timer from your iPhone or Apple Watch. Shower Savvy will calculate the gallons used and chart the data. It also keeps track of your average shower duration and your longest shower.

Shower Savvy is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 6 ratings.

Universal:

Magnifier Flash – A magnifying glass with light ($0.99 → Free, 1.7 MB): Zoom in on just about anything with this convenient utility app. Those with low vision.

Sometimes the simplest apps can be the best. Magnifier Flash proves that point. It allows you to zoom in on your subject at up to 6x magnification, and you can light it up with your iDevice’s LED flash. You can even snap a photo of what you’re looking at while zoomed in to save it for later.

Magnifier Flash – A magnifying glass with light is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 272 ratings.

PhotoTangler – Best Collage Maker to Blend Photos ($2.99 → Free, 1.4 MB): Blend photos together to create collages with PhotoTangler. Those in need of bringing similar photos together.

PhotoTangler doesn’t require any professional photo editing experience to achieve great results. Simply import related photos or take new ones from within the app. You’re able to crop photos down if necessary. PhotoTangler will automatically apply a fade, which can be adjusted in a variety of ways. Layer as many photos as you like before finishing off your work of art with a background color and text.

PhotoTangler – Best Collage Maker to Blend Photos is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 132 ratings.

CALC Swift ($1.99 → Free, 12.9 MB): Crunch numbers faster than ever before with CALC Swift. Students, teachers, and anyone else in need of a powerful calculator.

CALC Swift is a multi-functional scientific calculator that’ll make your daily calculations a breeze. It features both standard basic and scientific calculation functions, which can be accessed with a horizontal swipe. It includes more than 50 advanced functions in all. A history log allows you to pull up numbers at any time and copy them for use in other apps. CALC Swift also includes a widget, Spotlight search, Apple Watch support, and colorful themes to choose from.

CALC Swift is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 35 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
Wax for iPhone - Own your Record Collection
Wax for iPhone - Own your Record Collection
Richard Myers
Free
Shower Savvy
Shower Savvy
Neil Sardesai
Free
CALC Swift
CALC Swift
QApps LLC
Free
Magnifier Flash - A magnifying glass with light
Magnifier Flash - A magnifying glass with light
Tekton Technologies (P) Ltd.
Free
PhotoTangler - Best Collage Maker to Blend Photos
PhotoTangler - Best Collage Maker to Blend Photos
Solid Eight Studios LLC

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