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DailyCost (normally $.99)
DailyCost is a simple and elegant expense tracker that helps you organize your personal finance. With just few taps and swipes, you can easily keep track of your daily expenses and learn how to spend your money smarter. Supporting 160+ currencies with automatically updated exchange rates, DailyCost could be your best travel companion to go around the world.
- Cloud syncing and backup
- Simple and intuitive gesture interface
- Elegant summary and financial reports
- 160+ currencies with auto-updated exchange rates
- Smart categories
- Stylish themes
- Data export (CSV)
- Passcode lock (Touch ID)
Spendee – see where your money goes (normally $1.99)
The favorite financial app on the App Store for managing your personal finances on the go. Now available for Free! Spendee gives you the power of unique data analysis in an adaptable environment that automatically and thoroughly analyzes your income and expenses, giving you intelligent advice on how to make the most of your money. The app is beautifully designed with a sleek, simple layout and built with a precise user interface that is both enjoyable and comfortable to use. Simply punch in the numbers, and see your money analyzed and expressed as informative and easy-to-read infographics.
- Easily editable categories to reflect user preferences
- Data synchronization in real time: your data is always safe and synchronized in all your iOS and Android devices
- Sharing wallets: with each wallet you have the option to give access to members of your family, friends, business partners and others for common registration and tracking your finances – available in Spendee Premium
- Budgets: Track your expenses for any categories and wallet members!
- Work with multiple currencies: the best way to manage your finance while you travel
- Security: you don’t have to worry about losing your data; security is our top priority
- More wallets: create different wallets for different purposes (credit card, bank accounts, cash, holidays, family finances, etc) – available in Spendee Premium
- Add a location for each transaction, whether in your favorite restaurant, bar, store or anywhere else
- More views to look at your income and expenses – including by person who added the transaction, category, and also location of transaction
- Notifications: with smart notifications you will know everything happening with your finances in real time
- All within a beautifully designed interface with a convenient infographic option
Compass Zen (normally $7.99)
Compass Zen is an eye-catching, minimalist compass app designed specifically for your ipad or iphone. Compass Zen delivers many features with an accuracy that will exceed all your expectations. The magnetic north compass will ensure your co-ordinates are exact and will also tell you your altitude and speed.
The elegant design offering easy-to-read information also sports a background customization facility, meaning you can decide what works best for you.
There are options of reading the speedometer in km or mph, choose your GPS altitude in meters or feet and view your co-ordinates in DMS or Decimal.
All of this gives you the ultimate user experience of a compass but with a simplicity and flair that is matched by no other iOS app on the market.
- True/ Magnetic North Compass
- Speedometer (in km/h or mph)
- GPS Altitude (in meters or feet)
- Coordinates (in DMS or Decimal)
- Elegant Minimalist Design
- Background Customization
Sleep Cycle alarm clock (normally $1.99)
Waking up made easy.
An intelligent alarm clock that analyzes your sleep and wakes you in the lightest sleep phase – the natural way to wake up feeling rested and relaxed.
Sleep Cycle helps millions of people to wake up rested.
- Sleep analysis with our patented sound analysis technology or if you prefer, the sensitive accelerometer in your iPhone
- Detailed sleep statistics and sleep graphs
- Carefully selected alarm melodies
- Snooze by shaking or double tapping the phone lightly
- Fully integrated with Apple Health. Exchanges sleep analysis and heart rate
- Customizable wake up window. From instant (regular alarm clock) up to 90 minutes
- Background mode – set your alarm and exit Sleep Cycle – sleep analysis will continue in the background
- Support for the M7 and M8 co-processor – measure your daily physical activity and see how it affects your Sleep Quality
- Export sleep data to Excel for detailed analysis
Virtual Trainer Stretch (normally $1.99)
Optimise your results with Virtual Trainer Stretch!
- Be inspired by 64 exercises presented in sharp HD video.
- Create your own personal workout.
- Get a full body workout with exercises in all ranges of difficulty
- While working out, follow the step by step workout-feature which take you through the workout using timers and your chosen specifics.
- The timers support different workout types including Tabata, HIIT and Circuit training.
- Challenge yourself, get rewards and keep track of your score.
- Find exercises targeting specific muscle groups.
iAgenda – Schedule agenda on Gantt chart (normally $4.99)
Schedule AGENDA on Gantt chart, for the events such as meeting, trip, travel, seminar and etc. Optimised for the iPad Pro
iAgenda Pro, is the fastest and friendliest schedule app for the iPad. Just move fingers on the Gantt chart, iAgenda pro will help to easily schedule events, such as seminar, meeting, trip, travel, dinner with friends and etc, with task duration from MINUTES to HOURS.
The schedules can be shared as image, PDF, Microsoft Excel files, and agenda content can be shared across multiple iPads and across teams, via Email, Dropbox, Box and iTunes.
Best of all, the clean interface powered by strong gestures makes scheduling your events fun and easy.
- Multiple agendas, with agenda groups, agenda tile cover image and agenda tile color support
- Agenda duplication(act as template), Agenda creation, Agenda Importing, and Agenda deletion
- Child Agenda – create child agenda and sync task properties with parent agenda
- Gantt Chart with UI customization options
- Batch task inputing – input / paste multiple task names
- Multiple task outline levels, organize tasks within groups with group collapse/expand support
- Agenda execution team management
- Task link – ‘Finish to Start’ been supported for non-group tasks
- Task properties: Task no, name, notes, duration, work, responsibility, actors, status icon
- Task copy / paste ; Save task to iPad calendar
iAgenda pro is to organize the work and life well, to schedule events easily, with strong support on communication and collaboration
Office To PDF (normally $4.99)
*** OVER 1 MILLION DOCUMENTS SECURELY CONVERTED! ***
Convert your word, excel, or powerpoint files to PDF! Office To PDF is a universal iOS app for both iPhone and iPad that will convert your existing MS Office files to PDF. After conversion, files can be viewed, printed, emailed, stored in iCloud, or sent to any other app that accepts PDFs.
- Accepts multiple file formats including .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, and .pptx.
- Just touch and hold down on a file attachment from mail and select Open In Office To PDF to start conversion.
- Load and store documents from iCloud Drive
- Can accept MS Office files from any other app that can send them such as DropBox.
- Export completed PDFs multiple ways including email, iCloud Drive, and sending to another app for annotation such as Sign-N-Send.
- App includes free conversion of 3 documents. Additional conversions can be obtained using in-app purchase.
BlogPad Pro for WordPress & Blogger (normally $4.99)
BlogPad Pro is the most professional & full-featured blogging app for running ALL your WordPress and Blogger blogs from your iPad. Blog online, in airplane mode or when you don’t have an internet connection – just sync your changes when you’re done! Autosave & Conflict Management features also ensure that you won’t lose or unwittingly overwrite your hard work & with the best Visual Editor (WYSIWYG) on the iPad, BlogPad Pro is the only blogging app you will ever need.
- Supports WordPress-hosted, self-hosted WordPress and Blogger blogs
- Manage multiple blogs all in one app – even with different user accounts
- Offline or airplane mode – automatically saves content locally if you don’t have an internet connection to stop you losing work
- Conflict Management – never unwillingly overwrite your work (or that of others) when working on a multi-user blog or editing from different devices
- One-click sync to upload all your changes when you go back online
- View Statistics (WordPress only, requires Jetpack plugin for self-hosted blogs)
- Fantastic Visual Editor (WYSIWYG): Visually style your posts & pages – No coding required! Maintains clean HTML
- Markdown Mode – edit Posts & Pages using Markdown
- Write & edit HTML
- Dropbox integration – add images or links to other files from your Dropbox account
- TextExpander Touch support for Visual Editor, HTML & Markdown Modes, plus managing Comments
- Check, manage & reply to blog Comments on the go (WordPress only)
- Read blogs you subscribe to via your WordPress reader or browse by Tag
- Create, edit & delete Posts & Pages
- Easily find that Post, Page or Media item you’re looking for with our search, filtering, sort & paging options
- Set the status of your Posts – Draft, Pending, Published, Scheduled
- Schedule publishing for Posts & Pages
- Easily add images & other media from your iPad, Dropbox, a URL, or your Media Library
- Add new & existing Tags & Categories to your blog Posts (WordPress only)
- Easily link within your own blog content for improved SEO
- Post settings – turn comments on/off, post visibility, add tags/categories, schedule a publish date
- Advanced post settings: ‘sticky’, custom fields, slug, post formats, excerpt (WordPress only)
- Add & edit Featured Images (WordPress only)
- Preview Posts & Pages (On or Offline) (WordPress only)
- Upload & link to hi-res versions of photos
- Option to automatically re-size new images
Astropad Mini (normally $9.99)
Get the high-end experience of a Wacom tablet at a fraction of the price with Astropad Mini!
Astropad Mini transforms your iPhone into a professional graphics tablet for your Mac. Astropad Mini couples the iPhone’s touch display with your Mac, so you can naturally draw and retouch directly into in your favorite creative tools like Photoshop, Lightroom and more.
- Provides a natural retouching & drawing experience
- Works with any Mac app
- Delivers unprecedented image quality, no compression artifacts
- Blazing fast, keeps up with you
- Bursts to 60 FPS even over Wi-Fi
- Works wirelessly or over USB
- Supports all iOS styluses
- Pressure sensitive
- Customizable shortcuts
- True Retina resolution
- Pinch to zoom and pan in your Mac apps
Whiteboard – Tasks, To-do Lists & Project Management (normally $2.99)
Whiteboard is the easiest way to organize your tasks and be more productive in your day. From the to-dos at home, to the tasks and projects you are collaborating on with others, accomplish more with less effort with an app that is flexible to your way of getting things done.
- Focus on what you need to get done with to-dos that automatically appear in your Today List based on start date or due date.
- Clear and conquer your daily to-do list with a swipe! Swipe tasks as ‘Done’ or off to ‘Later’ for the ones you can’t get to today.
- Organize anything you are working on within workspaces. Use a personal workspace for your to-dos around the house and collaborate with others in a shared workspace on projects at work.
- Collaboration that works! Delegate, comment and receive updates on any to-do! Even invite clients and limit what they have access to by hiding to-dos, lists and files.
- Stay up-to-date and keep track of what has taken place in a workspace all from within the Activity feed.
- Designed to provide an experience that is a delight.
- Real-time sync across all your devices that is so fast, some say it’s magic!
- Support that will leave you smiling : )
1 Second Everyday (normally $2.99)
Make the Film of your Life! 1SE is an app that stitches the moments of your life into a single continuous chronological movie.
- The App accesses any videos currently in your camera roll & sorts them by date.
- Setup friendly creative reminders so you never forget a day!
- Keep multiple timelines! You could have one for yourself… for each of your kids… your dinner… what you wear every day… etc!
- NEW! Turn your Seconds into Animated Gifs to instantly share!
- 1SE Crowds! Submit a second from your life to videos made up from hundreds of us… Let’s view everyday life from countless of perspectives!
- Super Seconds! It gives you an extra 50% more time when you need it!
- Chosen seconds back up with the app in iCloud (if you back up your phone with iCloud)
- Compile any given amount of time desired—the last month, year, or just select a start and end date.
- Your seconds are privately held on your phone. You never have to share this with anyone if you don’t want to. The primary purpose of this App is to help you remember your own life. Sharing is optional.
Angry Birds Seasons HD (normally $2.99)
Join the Angry Birds as they celebrate unique seasonal events from around the world! Enjoy the addictive physics-based gameplay you love, but with an exciting twist. For the latest update, hit the slopes in an all new Advent calendar-style episode – it’s Ski or Squeal!
LATEST EPISODE: Ski or Squeal
Get ready to carve some fresh powder – we’re going on an alpine skiing holiday this Christmas! Shred the slopes (and the pigs) in 25 all-new, skiing-themed levels. A new level opens every day of December until the 25th so grab your lift ticket and count down to the holidays with the birds!
In addition to Ski or Squeal, download and enjoy:
- 24 THEMED EPISODES (plus cool bonus stuff)!
- 750+ LEVELS of pig-popping action!
- UNIQUE POWER-UPS that give you the edge in tricky levels!
- PIG DAYS! Super special one-off levels that pay tribute to global events and holidays!