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Today’s Apps Gone Free: Audio Notebook, Reading Habit and Voice Record

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Audio Notebook, Reading Habit and Voice Record

App Bargain Bin
September 17, 2018

Take audio notes, learn to read more often, and record voice memos with today’s collection of apps.

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.


Voice Record – Memos ($3.99 → Free, 7.8 MB): Record and manage everything from meeting notes to lectures with Voice Record. Students and business professionals.

Voice Record features a fresh, minimalist design and is yet somehow packed with features. Tap record and watch as the waveform dances to whatever it hears. Tapping the tag icon will place a bookmark in the recording, allowing you to easily jump to different points later on. Recordings can be played back at various speeds, and you’re able to repeat sections and even set a timer to stop playback after a specified duration. The app also allows you to share recordings or save them directly to your library.

Voice Record – Memos is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 407 ratings.

Reading Habit ($0.99 → Free, 12.7 MB): Learn to read every day with Reading Habit. Those who want to improve focus, concentration, knowledge, and analytical thinking.

Reading Habit aims to bring you curated content from the web. After signing up for a free account, you’re able to choose from a list of interests including art, business, crime, history, science and technology, sports, and more. Every time you launch the app you’ll be presented with a new long-form article, somewhere between 3,000 and 6,000 words, which matches your interests. Articles can be saved for later and revisited at any time.

Reading Habit is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4.5-star rating with a total of 12 ratings.


Audio Notebook: Sound Recorder ($4.99 → Free, 12.4 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 is available for free for a limited time. It has a 4-star rating with a total of 107 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

Voice Record - Memos
Voice Record - Memos
Li Zhu
Reading Habit
Reading Habit
Simon Wang
Audio Notebook: Sound Recorder
Audio Notebook: Sound Recorder
Qrayon, LLC

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