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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Glide, Hack Run and Five Minutes of Gratitude

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Glide, Hack Run and Five Minutes of Gratitude

App Bargain Bin
August 29, 2018

Glide into the portals, hack into a mysterious organization’s computer system, and improve the way you see life 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.


• Glide ($9.99 → Free, 43.6 MB): Navigate tricky worlds filled with obstacles in Glide. Fans of one-touch games.

Glide offers a little something for every type of gamer. Its one-touch gameplay is somehow both relaxing and challenging at the same time. The object of the game is to tap at just the right moment in order to avoid losing your Glide down a hole or having it smashed to bits. The Zen Worlds mode offers a more casual experience, allowing you to work your way through seven worlds. Arcade mode has you competing for high scores. Challenge mode features three types of challenges across 60 levels.

• Glide is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 8 ratings.

Hack RUN ($2.99 → Free, 18.9 MB): An adventure game that requires you to hack into a mysterious organization’s computer system to uncover their secrets. Those who have always wanted to be hackers and enjoy text-based games.

Hack Run is about as old school as you can get. You’re required to use command prompts to dig deeper into the system, and you’ll be rewarded for discovering new information. The game includes more than 50 levels, a list of your achievements, and tips and tricks in case you get stuck.

Hack RUN is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 3425 ratings.

Five Minutes of Gratitude ($3.99 → Free, 37.4 MB): Improve the way you see life with Five Minutes of Gratitude. Those who want to start a journal.

Five Minutes of Gratitude will help you appreciate the little things in life. The idea is to launch the app every morning and respond to the few simple questions. You’re able to record your answers with a keyboard or with your own handwriting. The questions can be customized to help get the most out of each day. Then every evening come back to the app and reflect upon what you’ve been able to accomplish. You’re also able to add your own daily notes or quotes for inspiration.

Five Minutes of Gratitude is available for free for a limited time. It has a 5-star rating with a total of 15 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.


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 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

• Glide
• Glide
RisingHigh Studio
Hack RUN
Hack RUN
i273, LLC
Five Minutes of Gratitude
Five Minutes of Gratitude
Steve Mattheis

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