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Today in the App Store — Coinverter, Week Weather and more

Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently. Today’s notable apps include a discount on Coinverter, the new Kayos game and a major update to Week Weather. All app prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly, so grab them while you can.

iOS Apps Now Free

Coinverter – The Currency Converter [Now Free, down from $0.99] Coinverter is featured by Apple as one of the most Smart Travel Tools on the App Store in 60 countries!

Trap the Light [Now Free, down from $0.99] Do you love games that keep you thinking and you really want to win? Do you love a game with lots of levels that make your mind go crazy?Well Trap the Light it will make you brains explode.

Smash Mania HD [Now Free, down from $1.99] CRASH AND SMASH! Hack, hackle, cut, break, explode, SMASH everything in sight – in Smash Mania total destruction will be your aim!

Smash Mania HD [Now Free, down from $1.99] CRASH AND SMASH! Hack, hackle, cut, break, explode, SMASH everything in sight – in Smash Mania total destruction will be your aim!

10K Trainer Pro – Couch to 10K Training [Now Free, down from $1.99] 10K Trainer is the easiest program to get beginners from couch potatoes to 10K distance runners in just 14 weeks.

PDF PROvider [Now Free, down from $7.99] Meet the best-of-breed PDF processor for power users. Scan papers, surf the web and view office documents.

iOS Apps On Sale

Gunslugs 2 [On sale for $1.99, down from $2.99] If you like over the top action, chaos, explosions, weirdness and don’t take it all too serious, then you know exactly what Gunslugs is all about. $2.99 → $1.99

Shades: A Simple Puzzle Game [On sale for $1.99, down from $3.99] A mesmerizing, calming, zen-like experience that quickly evolves into a devilishly challenging puzzler.

WarMen [On sale for $12.99, down from $19.99] In the year 2013 civil unrest across the globe pushes world leaders to merge the Police and Military into one force: Department of Control. $4.99 → $0.99

Prompt 2 [On sale for $4.99, down from $14.99] THE EASY, POWERFUL, AND BEAUTIFUL SSH CLIENT. A brand-new app, with great new features, Prompt 2 gets the job done.

VIDEO & PHOTO into CAMERA ROLL – AddPhoto [On sale for $3.99, down from $7.99] AddPhoto allows you to easily add movies (MP4, M4V, MOV) and photos (JPEG, PNG) to the Camera Roll.

HomeBudget with Sync [On sale for $2.99, down from $4.99] HomeBudget is an integrated expense tracker designed to help you track your expenses, income, bills-due and account balances.

Discounted Mac Apps

Typing Tournament v2 [On sale for $12.99, down from $19.99] A fantastic typing adventure awaits you! Complete the quest and prove yourself worthy of challenging the Dark Typist!

SimCity™: Complete Edition [On sale for $19.99, down from $39.99] The definitive city simulator arrives on the Mac App Store!

ReadKit [On sale for $4.99, down from $9.99] ReadKit is a full-featured read later and RSS client that supports services from Instapaper, Pocket, Readability, Pinboard, Delicious, Feedly, Fever, NewsBlur, Feedbin and Feed Wrangler and has built-in RSS capabilities.

New and Notable Apps

Kayos [$0.99] From the developer that brought you the award-winning original game Boost 2, comes another adrenaline rushing experience.

Rally Racer Drift [$1.99] You will fill the roads with dust thanks to specially developed car physics and effective drift system for you to feel the real rally experience

Updates you don’t want to miss

STAR WARS™: FORCE COLLECTION [$1.99] Collect over 400 character cards and vehicles including Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker. Create your own unique battle formations. Version 3.1.18 includes the following changes:

  • Exclusive Contra mini-game now available for a limited time!
  • The game is now available in French and German. Language settings can be changed on the title page.
  • In-game fonts and UI have been improved.
  • A reconnaissance function, allowing you to scout out the enemy’s charge status, has been added to “Legions at War” Starship Battles!
  • Tatooine maps 6, 7, and 8 have been added to Map Quests! Defeat targets hiding in these maps to increase your maximum number of Ally slots!
  • Other minor issues have been addressed.

Week Weather [$1.99] You never got a quicker and better overview of the weather for the next 7 days. Version 1.1 includes the following changes:

  • We added a new data source to Week Weather: Open Weather Map.
  • You have the choice between the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and Open Weather Map now. You can switch the weather source at any time and find out which one is more accurate for your location.
  • We also added actual live temperature readings for the forecast location. “Current conditions” now include a map with live temperature data from Netatmo Weather Stations (visible on iPhone 5 or newer but not on iPhone 4S or iPad).
Steve Sande
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Steve is the founder and former publisher of Apple World Today and has authored a number of books about Apple products. He's an avid photographer, an FAA-licensed drone pilot, and a really bad guitarist. Steve and his wife Barb love to travel everywhere!