By Adam Harvey updated on 03/22/2013
As new iOS apps flood the App Store every day — recently topping 775,000 — we know it’s tough to tell which ones are worth their salt. But thanks to our Weekly Scoop, you can have the best for free! Here you’ll find a weekly roundup of the coolest apps free or at a discount for a limited-time only. Each week features the best and brightest from websites like Free App Report, AppsGoneFree, appsfire, and more.
Hurry! Get 'em while they’re hot!
1. Word Mess (Regularly $0.99. Free for a limited time)
Found over at Free App Report, this app is free until Sunday to celebrate the app’s smashingly successful first year! With no ads or in-app purchases, this fun and challenging word game will keep your eyes busy as you hunt for one word among a tangled mess of other words.
2. EasilyDo Smart Assistant (Free for a limited time)
From appsfire, this smart assistant app makes everyday tasks easier and faster by pulling actionable information from your calendar, email, contacts, Facebook, etc., into one feed that alerts you when you need to do something and then HELPS YOU DO IT! No more jockeying back and forth between apps!
AppsGoneFree brings you this powerful voice memo app. It allows you to record a maximum of 20 minutes of audio and even type notes during the process. You can title, add to favorites and trim your tapes. You can even share them via email, MMS, or through your favorite social media outlet.