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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Audio Notebook, Backgammon, One Tomato and More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Audio Notebook, Backgammon, One Tomato and More

App Bargain Bin
September 25, 2017

Take better notes, play a game of Backgammon, and get things done more efficiently 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.

Universal:

Backgammon HD – Play the Online Board Game! ($3.99 → Free, 79.9 MB): A digital version of Backgammon from the same team that brought Gin Rummy, Cribbage, Spite and Malice, and Hearts to the App Store. Anyone looking to play a game of Backgammon while on the go.

This is our favorite version of Backgammon in the App Store due to its massive online community. It’s always more fun to play with others, right? You’re able to play turn-based or live games of Backgammon via Game Center. You can choose to play with a friend or see how your skills match up against other players all over the world. The cool part is, you don’t have to sit around and wait to be matched up. You can actually hone your skills against intelligent AI opponents in single player games while you wait for a match to be found.

Backgammon HD – Play the Online Board Game! is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 3141 ratings.

Tesla Wars – II ($0.99 → Free, 351.0 MB): The followup to the smash hit tower defense game, Tesla Wars. Those who enjoyed the original but want more firepower.

Just like the original, your job is to keep the faceless invaders from reaching your Tesla tower. This time, however, bigger and more powerful weapons are at your disposal including six auxiliary turrets. The main tower still is the most powerful, allowing you to strike down your opponents by tapping and holding your finger on them to send off an electric charge. By completing various goals and ensuring no invader reaches your tower, you’ll be rewarded with cash. The cash can be spent on upgrades and special attacks. The game includes a total of 80 levels, and a survival mode.

Tesla Wars – II is available for free for a limited time. It has a 3.5-star rating with a total of 69 ratings.

One Tomato ($0.99 → Free, 78.9 MB): Get things done more efficiently with One Tomato. Those with a lot on their plate.

Pomodoro is a tried and true technique that helps you define clear goals and get them done faster by setting aside blocks of time. Access the tag drawer on the right side of the screen with a tap. You’re able to choose from 14 pre-built tags or create your own. Then choose your focus duration — the most common being 25 minutes — and get to work. When time is up, you’ll receive a short break. Repeat the process over and over until your tasks and your day is complete. The app includes a white noise option, 3D Touch support, and stats that can be shared.

One Tomato is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 64 ratings.

iPad:

Audio Notebook: Sound Recorder, Notepad, Organizer ($4.99 → Free, 11.5 MB): This note taking app will help you stay on top of all of your classes and meetings with only your iPad. Students and business professionals who have trouble keeping up with discussions while taking notes.

Audio Notebook is able to capture a whole day’s worth of audio while you take thorough notes. When creating a new note, you’re able to title and color code it. Then tap record and start typing. The app features a large, legible font and automatic spellcheck, making it supremely easy to blast out notes. You’re also able to take notes in portrait or landscape orientation. When playing back audio, you’re able to seek and choose various speeds. The app includes unlimited audio recording, customizable categories, the ability to filter notes, and the ability to share notes and recordings via email.

Audio Notebook: Sound Recorder, Notepad, Organizer is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 95 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
Backgammon HD - Play the Online Board Game!
Backgammon HD - Play the Online Board Game!
Trivial Technology
Free
Tesla Wars - II
Tesla Wars - II
Pavel Tarabrin
Free
One Tomato
One Tomato
Yaqing Wang
Free
Audio Notebook: Sound Recorder, Notepad, Organizer
Audio Notebook: Sound Recorder, Notepad, Organizer
Qrayon, LLC

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