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Apps That
Went Free on
2020-09-11

Blur photos, sketch out ideas, and hang with Dr. Panda at school with today’s collection of apps and games.

Blur Background゜
iPhone
iPad
Blur Background゜

Blur Background゜

MPR MEDIA INC

Blur photos with this handy photography app. TODAY ONLY: Disable ads free of charge. Simply access the settings menu and tap on Remove Ads.

Editors and photographers.

FREE ($3.99) For a limited time FREE ($3.99) For a limited time
Why we picked this?

Blur Background makes it easy to take sections of photos out of focus. A customizable brush allows you to mask sections with fine detail. You’re then able to apply different levels of blur to the masked sections as well as a variety of effects. The mask can be inverted with a tap. Blur Background also includes undo and redo, the ability to crop photos, and photo filters.

You need to remove sections of photos or simply want to apply a neat effect.

You don’t share photos.

Asketch
iPhone
iPad
Asketch

Asketch

Andrew Kern

Sketch out ideas with Asketch.

Everyone from doodlers to designers.

$2.99 $2.99
Why we picked this?

Asketch puts your work into focus with its fullscreen canvas. Tap with two fingers to access the tool tray to choose different colors, drawing tools, and manage content. A two-finger pinch and rotate gesture allows you to adjust the weight of the pencil’s line. The same two-finger gesture allows you to adjust the eraser’s size and transparency. Asketch includes 20 levels of undo and redo.

You want to be able to get creative anytime, anywhere.

You already have a go-to drawing tool.

StoryToys Puss in Boots
iPhone
iPad
StoryToys Puss in Boots

StoryToys Puss in Boots

StoryToys Entertainment Limited

Join a fearless cat on his exciting adventure in StoryToys Puss in Boots.

Parents.

$1.99 $1.99
Why we picked this?

Your little ones will enjoy the re-telling of the classic tale of no ordinary cat in this interactive digital pop-up book. They're able to follow along with the professional narration or read the story all on their own. The 3D pop-up scenes are loaded with interactive items like mice that squeak, wheels that turn, and different outfits that can be placed on Puss in Boots. The app includes 33 pages of text, nine pop-up scenes, and a handful of jigsaw puzzles and sticker books.

You want to spend some quality time with your little one.

Your child is too old for the content.

Dr. Panda School
iPhone
iPad
Dr. Panda School

Dr. Panda School

Dr. Panda Ltd

Allow your imagination to run wild with Dr. Panda School.

Parents and teachers.

$3.99 $3.99
Why we picked this?

Dr. Panda School is full of surprises. Your child gets to create their own stories through roleplaying as a student, nurse, cook, teacher, and janitor. The 19 different child and adult animal characters can be customized in a wide variety of ways, and the six interactive locations feature loads of secrets to discover. The open-ended nature of the gameplay will keep them engaged for hours.

You’re looking for an app to teach your child while they play.

Your child is under the age of five. The interface and wide variety of options make it too complicated for younger children to handle.