Looking forward to a Saturday app hunt? Here are a few paid iOS and Mac apps that have gone absolutely free on the App Store for a limited period of time, and you should download them right now. Check out our rundown for today right after the jump!

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iOS Apps

Alien Shooter – The Beginning ($4.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

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A true classic in the alien shooter genre on the PC, the game is much sought after by fans of the title on the iPhone. The mobile version carries 10 missions of the same thrill and non-stop action found on the PC version.

Frozen Synapse ($2.99 & $9.99 – FREE iPhone / iPad)

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The game is a tactical turn based strategy title, which brings some interesting level of planning details to the table with some very impressive graphics supported by a modern interface. Highly acclaimed by various blogs across the globe, it is a must have.

Enpass Password Manager ($9.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

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Easily one of the most comprehensive password manager app for your iPhone and iPad, with the ability to sync your data with other software as well by using the free desktop version of the app.

Wake Alarm Clock ($3.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

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An intuitive alarm clock for iOS offering gesture controlled settings, such as slap to snooze, flip your phone over to turn off alarms, or shake to wake etc. The minimalistic UI looks pretty slick as well.

Mac Apps

Instastack for Instagram ($4.99 – FREE / Mac)

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A desktop app for accessing Instagram, Instastack also lets you access your account directly from the Menu Bar on OS X.

MailShoot ($29.99 – FREE / Mac)

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If you run a small business or are looking to start one, this brilliant app will help you create online email newsletters quickly and easily, and is suitable to the non-technical users as well.

Numeric Notes ($9.99 – FREE / Mac)

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The perfect note taking app that also lets you include various blends of calculations with your scribbles to allow you to easily record or even track your spendings or forecasts.

Aspect Ratio Calculator ($1.99 – FREE / Mac)

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If you ever find yourself adjusting the size of some digital creation and are having trouble deciding on the width and height so as not to disturb the aspect ratio, then this nifty little app is all you need under your arsenal.

All of the above listed apps are available directly to download from the App Store and Mac App Store.

Note: These apps are available for free for a limited time only. Download them as soon as possible since such deals don’t ordinarily last for more than 24 hours after posting.

Be sure to check out our iPhone Apps Gallery and iPad Apps Gallery to explore more apps for your iPhone and iPad.

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