Here are several of the most effective free applications, application updates and new applications that have actually landed in the App Store lately.

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All application rates are USD and also subject to alter. Some bargains could expire quickly, so get them while you can.

Apps Now Free

Countdown Me [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Track remaining days and count down to Calendar events right on your home screen.

Warlords Classic – official port from Mac/PC/Amiga [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $4.99]Warlords Classic is an official port of the fabulous game you have been playing in your childhood on PC, Mac or Amiga computers.

Recur! The Reverse To-Do List [iPhone; Now free, down from $1.99] Wonder no longer with Recur, the reverse to-do list that helps you keep track of all the amazing stuff you’ve done.

Heroes of Kalevala [iPhone; Now free, down from $3.99] Build your very own village in the magical world of Kalevala!

Heroes of Kalevala HD [iPad; Now free, down from $5.99] Build your very own village in the magical world of Kalevala!

Sago Mini Monsters [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $2.99] Create your own colorful monster!

Date & Time Calculator (9 in 1) [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Date & Time Calculator (9 in 1) is the perfect tool to work with time.

Python 3.0 for iOS [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $0.99] Python 3.0 for iOS is a Python 3.0.1 development environment for the iOS.

Tube – Video Converter for AppleTV & iTunes [OS X; Now free, down from $6.99] Tube automates the lookup of movie information and converts your video better and faster than any other Mac video conversion App.

Mystery Lighthouse [OS X; Now free, down from $0.99] Uncle Augustus has disappeared – and it is now down to you to solve the mystery of Blackrock Lighthouse…

Red Crow Mysteries: Legion (Full) [OS X; Now free, down from $6.99] Save mankind from a terrifying fate in this heart-pounding adventure!

Mindown – Take Notes, Write Todos, Create Lists, and Keep it All Organized [OS X; Now free, down from $5.99] Mindown is the new and best way to write and organize your notes, lists, todos, ideas and more.

New and Notable Apps

Colorbs [iOS Universal; $1.99] Colorbs is a puzzle game that will play with your brain and strategic thinking, carefully designed by one person in minimalistic style and vibe.

DiRT Showdown [OS X; $19.99] Race, crash and hoon your way through a world tour of motorised mayhem in DiRT Showdown!

Corel AfterShot Pro [OS X; Free] AfterShot Pro 2 is a RAW converter, non-destructive photo editor and complete high-speed photo manager in one

Updates you don’t want to miss

Meetings [iOS Universal; $5.99] Meetings is a great app for managing your meetings effectively, on your iPad, iPhone and your Mac. Version 1.4.11 brings the following changes:

  • Action items filter box for iPad
  • Full action items report when viewing the actions by due date
  • Fixes to the international string translations

Robot Dance Party [iOS Universal; Free] Robot Dance Party, the first mobile rhythm game of its kind, challenges you to assemble your own quirky robot out of a mash-up of scavenged parts. Version 1.0.1 brings the following changes:

  • Negotiated with Robot Factory Co. to give FREE robot parts for completing the new streamlined tutorial
  • Found a Factory keycard, some songs now unlock at lower levels!
  • Greatly overhauled Dance Battles. It’s never been easier to skool your friends!
  • Installed Next Dance button on Results screen to keep the party bumping
  • Upgraded Bouncer Bot for improved security
  • Plus, Exterminator Bot fumigated the factory and got rid of several pesky bugs

Pixelruler [OS X; $1.99] Know the exact size and position of any element with Pixelruler. Version 2.5 brings the following changes:

  • New Feature: The Preferences window opens on first start of the app.
  • New Feature: The units can be set up in the Preferences windows, as well as the display calibration. To calibrate the Pixelruler app manually, measure the width of presented black rectangle, and save the value.
  • New Feature: The ruler and the display window sticks on top of all windows.
  • New Feature: The ruler menu allows you to turn off, reset, or rotate the ruler (also available in the status bar menu).
  • New Feature: Rotate the ruler with pressed – key.
  • New Feature: Read the measured value directly in the ruler.
  • New Feature: Additional key control features

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