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Apps That
Went Free on
2018-12-04

Annotate photos, flex your brain muscle, and avoid writer’s block with today’s collection of apps.

Prompts for Writing
iPhone
iPad
Prompts for Writing

Prompts for Writing

Tanner Christensen

Avoid writer’s block with Prompts.

Anyone who needs inspiration.

FREE ($2.99) For a limited time FREE ($2.99) For a limited time
Why we picked this?

Prompts presents you with a creative writing prompt or starting line every single time you create a new entry. If you start to feel stuck, tap the lightning bolt icon to receive a new prompt for inspiration. Entries can be saved to the in-app library or shared via email, Twitter, or Facebook. The app also includes adjustable font size, more than 300,000 starting lines, custom writing stats, tags, and daily goals.

You’re a student, teacher, hobbyist, or professional writer. It’ll help you start writing even when you don’t know how or aren’t feeling inspired.

You want a structured writing app for novels and other long form content.

Brainbean - Brain Games
iPad
Brainbean - Brain Games

Brainbean - Brain Games

Tanner Christensen

Flex your brain muscle with Brainbean.

Those ages 10 to 110.

FREE ($0.99) For a limited time FREE ($0.99) For a limited time
Why we picked this?

Brainbean contains a collection of eight puzzle, memory, drawing, and word games that will play with your brain. The games are all based on scientific creative exercises, and last only about a minute each. They’ll help build creative confidence, test your working memory, boost problem solving skills, and much more all while providing oodles of entertainment.

Parents, teachers, or just someone who wants to get their creative juices flowing.

You intend to entertain toddlers.

Snap Markup - Annotation Tool
iPhone
iPad
Snap Markup - Annotation Tool

Snap Markup - Annotation Tool

Raghvendra Bhargava

Annotate photos with Snap Markup.

Students, business professionals, and anyone in need of the ability to markup photos.

$1.99 $1.99
Why we picked this?

Snap Markup allows you to grab a photo from the web, your library, or your camera roll. You’re then able to mark it up using a wide variety of tools including shapes, arrows, numbers, curves, and text. Snap Markup also allows you to draw freely with a wide variety of colors, blur and focus on sections of your photo, and crop photos.

You need more than what iOS has to offer in terms of marking up photos.

You’re fine with the native markup features in iOS.