Here are a few of the most effective free applications, application updates as well as new apps that have landed in the App Store recently.

App Store

All application costs are USD and conditional. Some offers may end swiftly, so snatch them while you can.

Apps Now Free

Slow Fast Slow [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Slow Fast Slow is an app for manipulating the speed of videos you shoot on your iPhone.

Manual Photo Camera [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] Have precise control over focus, exposure, ISO, shutter speed, white balance, and flash level, just by simply moving the slider while taking a photo or video.

StarMap 3D+: Stargazing and Astronomy [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] StarMap 3D Plus is the portable star atlas for beginners or advanced astronomers.

Video Pano 360 [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $9.99] Panoramic photographs are great at taking in entire landscapes, urban and natural.

MegaWeather HD [iPhone; Now free, down from $2.99] Get all the weather information you need, right from your iPhone.

New and Notable Apps

Bitcoin Billionaire [iOS Universal; Free] Quick! Sit down and start tapping!

Ring Menu – Shortcut to your favorite Apps, Documents and Folders [OS X; Free] Imagine a Dock that doesn’t get in the way.

Updates you don’t want to miss

NBC Nightly News [iOS Universal; Free] Stay on top of the day’s biggest news stories, anytime, anywhere. Version 2.0.0 brings the following changes:

  • All new User Interface
  • Access to past broadcasts
  • Substantial bug fixes and performance improvements

NewsBar RSS reader [OS X; $4.99] Rock your Desktop with NewsBar, the fast-updating iCloud Newsreader! Version 3.6.3 brings the following changes:

  • Twitter is back with @user and #hashtag feeds
  • Improved automatic Feedly sync
  • Different refresh time for battery operation
  • OS X 10.10 Yosemite compatibility
  • Additional fixes and improvements in 3.6.3


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