App Recap

The App Recap is iDB’s daily roundup of notable news from the crazy world of iOS software. Below you’ll find a list of discounts (deals!), updates and new releases we think are worth checking out. Today our picks include some great freebies, a few high profile app updates, and more.

Discounts

Minutes App – ($4.99 free) – a business-oriented utility that helps you organize notes and make meetings more efficient. Download it for iPad here.

Fonta – ($1.99 free) – a miniature design studio that allows you to create unique photographs by adding effects, masking text, creating collages, and much more. Download it for iPhone here.

Week Calendar – ($1.99 free) – a powerful, well-designed calendar app for iCloud, Exchange and Google calendar users. Download it for iPhone here.

Easy Spending Expense Tracker – ($0.99 free) – this easy-to-use financial manager offers a great design, gesture-based navigation and support for multiple accounts. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

Quell Reflect+ – ($1.99 free) – a unique puzzler with a calming, zen-like atmosphere and over 80 challenges to complete. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

StringZ HD – ($2.99 free) – a physics-based puzzler featuring great graphics, unique gameplay and more than 80 levels of fun. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

Orderly – ($0.99 free) – a simple to do list app designed exclusively for iOS 8, with seamless cloud-sync, location-based reminders and more. Download it for iPhone here.

Pinnacle Studio – ($12.99 $9.99) – brings big-screen movie editing to the touchscreen with features like timelines, storyboards, custom soundtracks and high-quality transitions. Download it for iPad here.

Awesome Calendar –  ($6.99 $4.99) – syncs with all popular calendar services and allows you to schedule events, write a todo list, create notes with photos, check the weather and more. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

Flow – Draw Line – (free) – released last week, and free for a limited time, this simple yet addictive game tasks you with pairing colors to solve each puzzle and move onto the next level. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

Other apps still on sale:

Updates

Amazon App – (free) – Amazon’s native iOS app was updated today with enhanced support for 64-bit devices and several other improvements. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

SmartNews – (free) –  the popular news aggregating app was updated today with new TIME, MSNBC, and Upworthy channels, and a new iPad design. Download for iPhone and iPad here.

Chrome – (free) – Google updated its mobile web browser today with Material Design, better iOS 8 and iPhone 6/+ support, and support for OS X’s Handoff feature. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

MapQuest – (free) – AOL’s GPS app received a huge update today with improved in-route navigation UI, enhanced Yelp integration, and the ability to book hotels and buy event tickets in-app. Download it for iPhone here.

Releases

Everest : Audio Looper – ($9.99) – record, play, and remix audio loops in real-time from the audio input of your iOS device. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

Hammy Go Round – (free) – help Hammy find his true love in this quirky arcade game. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

Relaxing Sounds – (free) – designed to give you some peace after a long day, this app offers relaxing sounds accompanied with beautiful scenes. Download it for iPhone here.

ProDesign Free – ($4.99) – a powerful vector illustration app for iPad that supports paths, text, images, groups, masks, and unlimited layers. Download it for iPad here.

BellyUp! – (free) – this app uses your location and crowdsourcing to help users find local drink specials. *Available in select areas. Download it for iPhone here.

Commando Killer Strike Pro – ($1.99) – as an army commando, you have been assigned a mission to defend your base camp from enemies. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

Default Dan – ($1.99) – Coins make you explode and spikes make you bounce in this wacky new indie platformer where everything in the game does the opposite of what it appears. Download it for iPhone and iPad here.

Note: prices are subject to change at anytime, and as usual, be sure to let us know if we missed something important down in the comments section below!

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