So it’s the first weekend of August. That’s a good excuse for a little celebration today, isn’t it? (Not that we need an excuse.)
Since we all have to go through the work day before we can hit the pub – or wherever you go – let’s check out some iOS apps on sale today. They might not be free, but why resist when there’s a good deal?
iOS apps on sale today
Sentinels of the Multiverse
From $9.99 to $2.99
Calling all Sentinels! Do you have what it takes to defend the Multiverse? Compose a team of comic book heroes, each with their own playstyles, backstories, and grudges. Pit them against a variety of maniacal and formidable villains. Defeat your enemies and save the Multiverse!
Sentinels of the Multiverse is the award-winning game in which players join forces as heroes to combat a dastardly villain in a dynamic environment.
The digital version of Sentinels of the Multiverse plays like a comic book come to life! Control an entire team of heroes in single player, or head online and join heroes from around the globe in multiplayer. This is cooperative card-battle like you’ve never played before!
The rules of the game are deceptively simple: Play a Card, Use a Power, and Draw a Card. What makes Sentinels of the Multiverse unique is that each card has special abilities that can create powerful combos or even change the rules of the game!
From $2.99 to $1.99
With this app installed, your iPhone can serve as a remote control for the iPad apps “2Screens – Presentation Expert” or “2Screens LE” for switching among slides/tabs, moving the ‘laser pointer’, as well as enabling/suppressing display on the external screen when the iPad is connected with a projector or LCD monitor.
2Screens Remote communicates with the iPad presentation apps through Bluetooth. In this regard, the app works on iPhone 3G/3GS/4/4S/5 and 3rd/4th/5th generation iPod Touch which support Bluetooth 2.1. In addition, this app can also be run on all iPad models in case you would like to use iPad as a remote controller for another one.
Please note that this app cannot be used on first generation iPhone and first?second generation iPod Touch.
Starting from v1.6, Wi-Fi connection is supported.
This app is NOT a general-purpose remote control for other iPad apps as it only works with the 2Screens apps.
The app auto-disable idle timer when bluetooth connection is established so as to prevent losing connection with the Presentation app. There is an integrated speaker timer for keeping track of presentation duration.
Please open this video on YouTube to see how it works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0emO1IClsRw .
The app is provided as an universal app just in case somebody may like to use an iPad as a remote control.
Giant Square PRO – Create banner pictures and big images on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook
From $2.99 to $1.99
Giant Square is the FIRST app to let you create big pictures, panorama pictures and banners on Instagram!
Giant Square is also the first app ever to let you easily create BIG collages on Twitter!
It also let you avoid cropping your pictures on Instagram with our Square editor that let you avoid cropping panorama pictures when uploading them to Instagram.
The Giant Square is still the ONLY app that:
1) Let’s you work with MULTIPLE pictures (See screenshot nr. 1) at the same time
2) Is completely FREE to use ALL our features
3) Has a unique label maker to help number your pictures in your gallery
4) Provides you with advanced collage editor for Instagram, Twitter and Facebook
5) Has a square editor!
MarginNote Pro – Create mindmap and flash cards from documents with ease
From $7.99 to $3.99
Welcome to MarginNote. This is a highly powerful reading and study software and is applicable to Mac, iPad, and iPhone. By integrating the PDF/EPUB reader and multiple powerful study tools, MarginNote will enable learners to reorganize and connect knowledge from different aspects, then memorize and grasp it accordingly.
Whatever your profession, such as student, educator, researcher, lawyer, or life-long learner, you may annotate and take notes through MarginNote, organize notes via Mindmap and Outline, connect knowledge horizontally via Hashtag and raise memory effect via the Flashcards.
You will discover what MarginNote does is not to simply integrate these tools. Instead, it combines them deeply and skillfully, which makes it easier for users to toggle between different tools.
Scrivo Pro – Write. Edit. Publish. All Your Writing.
From $14.99 to $9.99
Scrivo Pro is more than an innovative, fast and reliable writing app designed for anyone who writes. This is a writing workspace for your iOS devices and a great Scrivener companion on your Mac or Windows computer too.
You have a story to tell, class notes to take, whether it’s today’s journal entry, tomorrow’s thesis or a future bestseller. Scrivo Pro can help you organize your research, generate ideas, and remove distractions so you can focus on the most important thing: writing.
Use Scrivo Pro as an stand-alone writing app even if you don’t have a computer or you are offline. You only need your iPad & inspiration.
Also if you are a Scrivener user, Scrivo Pro will open your projects (binder and corkboard with index cards) and documents and seamlessly sync them via iCloud or Dropbox. Write when the inspiration comes, anywhere, anytime, with your iPad or iPhone and even if your are offline. No worries, Scrivo Pro will do the sync with your desktop Scrivener. Perhaps for you the inspiration comes from the doing, not from the waiting for the right time or right feeling. Scrivo Pro will help you on the doing too.
So there you have some of the more interesting iOS apps on sale today. Download away!