The weekend’s here, and as always, we’re back with a handful of paid iOS and Mac apps that have gone free for a limited period. Catch us after the break for more details.

iOS-Mac-apps-free1

iOS Apps

Touch2Face ($2.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

Touch2Face

This brilliant app allows you to make one-tap calls to your favorite contacts, directly from the Notification Center. Contact icons can be created and added to your home screen as well.

Minecraft Reality ($1.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

Minecraft Reality

A spinoff of the popular Minecraft title, Minecraft Reality combines elements from the original with the real world, using the iPhone’s camera through "advanced computer vision and augmented reality".

Cycloramic for iPhone 5/5s ($1.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

Cycloramic

The ultimate app for taking 360-degree panoramic photos, Cycloramic does that without the user needing to move the camera around with its hands free operation thanks to well calculated motor vibrations.

Scanify Plus ($1.99 – FREE / iPhone)

Scanify Plus

A nifty little app to quickly scan photos and documents and save them to your iPhone or iPad. Plenty of options to go around, including scanning multiple documents into a single PDF file.

Mac Apps

Intelligent Notes ($9.99 – FREE / Mac)

Intelligent Notes

If you are an author and pressed for writing without distractions, this brilliant app offers a simulative experience, with great font styles, background music and keystroke sounds.

CoachBase ($9.99 – FREE / Mac)

Coach Base

Easily one of the most comprehensive and professional coaching tool for an array of sports, including basketball, soccer, volleyball, ice hockey, football, field hockey, badminton and many more.

Tap the Planet ($2.99 – FREE / Mac)

Tap the Planet

Rich and vibrant graphics make this space based puzzler a must have title on your Mac. Aim of the game, to "Rescue astronauts drifting in space with your space ship. Navigate it by well-timed gravity leaps and orbit jumps."

xClipboard ($9.99 – FREE / Mac)

xClipboard

This handy app will keep collecting all copied and cut stuff on your Mac discreetly, with users able to access the data easily at any time from the app.

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.

You can follow us on Twitter, add us to your circle on Google+ or like our Facebook page to keep yourself updated on all the latest from Microsoft, Google, Apple and the web.

Related Stories