Download These 7 Paid Apps Gone Free For iPhone And iPad To Kick Off Your Long Weekend

We do our level best to keep the deals rolling through, and yet again, we’re back with a bunch of great freebies for those in ownership of an iOS device. There are seven in total, so join us inside, where you’ll find all of the relevant details and of course, those all-important download links.

Onyx Timer ($0.99 – FREE / iPhone)


This neat little app is perfect for the fitness fanatics among you, with features allowing you to easily and efficiently combine time and rep-based activities. With a neat, dark interface, it’s very easy on the eye, and given that it also arrives packed with useful quirks, you’ll soon achieve the look / fitness level that you have been craving.

Download it on iTunes here.

IconMemo ($1.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

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IconMemo, as the name implies, lets you create little home screen prompts, and with a plethora of different colors and fonts to choose from, you won’t forget those important events or errands.

Download it on iTunes here.

Character Pad ($0.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

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This app gives you access to more than 250 special characters, the majority of which you’re unlikely to find through the stock keyboard interface. You can easily copy these characters ready for pasting wherever, and given that it’s universal, will cover each of your iOS devices.

Download it on iTunes here.

iScanner ($1.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)

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As you might have gleaned, iScanner turns your device’s camera into a makeshift scanner of paper documents, digitalizing them for safe-keeping and easy access.

Download it on iTunes here.

Steampunk Tower ($0.99 – FREE / iPhone and iPad)


This is yet another entry to the popular tower defense genre, this time by Chillingo, of Cut the Rope fame. It’s fun, addictive and challenging – the three major ingredients to any great game – and for a limited time, it’s free.

Download it on iTunes here.

Easy Writer + ($0.99 – FREE / iPad)


This text-editing app takes advantage of the iPad’s vast real estate to deliver an enjoyable experience and enhance productivity potential. To celebrate 4th July week, it’s free, so grab it while it’s hot!

Download it on iTunes here.

Finger Block ($2.99 – FREE / iPhone)

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This neat physics-based puzzler is ideal for those moments where you’re completely bored and in need of some mental stimulation. While it doesn’t quite have the endearing appeal as, say, Cover Orange, it’s just as much fun, and now, it’s free (albeit ad-supported) fun.

Download it on iTunes here.

So, there you have it. Earlier on, we also featured journaling app Day One, and if you want to give this highly-acclaimed app a whirl, be sure to check it out via this link.

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

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