Here are a few of the most effective free applications, app updates and also new apps that have actually landed in the App Store lately.

App Store

All application prices are USD and conditional. Some discounts may end quickly, so snatch them while you can.

Apps Now Free

MyScript Smart Note [iPad; Now free, down from $7.99] Discover the ease and flexibility of handwritten note-taking on iPad® with MyScript® Smart Note.

Bomberman Chains [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Drop a bomb and have a BLAST blowing up Bomberman’s enemies!

TempoRun [iPhone; Now free, down from $0.99] Create the best running playlist.

Hiroshige [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Welcome to the HD world of Japanese Art.

Music Recorder [OS X; Now free, down from $19.99] Record Music from Any Online Audio Stream.

New and Notable Apps

Spider-Man Unlimited [iOS Universal; Free] Swing into a hand-drawn Comic-Verse in a brand-new episodic adventure!

The Sleeping Prince [iOS Universal; Free] He’s a strong and heroic prince, out to rescue the people of Cloudreach from an evil spell.

PDF WordSmith Free – Convert PDF to Word [OS X; Free] We have come to save your day: PDF WordSmith turns all your PDFs into Word.

Updates you don’t want to miss

Pixelmator [OS X; $29.99] Pixelmator takes full advantage of the latest Mac technologies, giving you speedy, powerful tools that let you touch up and enhance images. Version 3.2.1 brings the following changes:

  • Migrated to OpenGL Core Profile, so that we can access all of the latest GPU features and have a more streamlined API, with more control over the rendering pipeline.
  • Improved the rendering process with IOSurface technology.
  • Other Fixes And Improvements

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