5 paid iOS apps worth Rs 1,410 that you can now download for free

After bringing you six free iOS apps this weekend, here are five more paid apps that you can download for free off the App Store. These five apps in total are worth Rs 1,410, and are compatible with i


After bringing you six free iOS apps this weekend, here are five more paid apps that you can download for free off the App Store. These five apps in total are worth Rs 1,410, and are compatible with iPhones and iPads. They are free for a limited time only, so if you act quickly, you will be able to download them at absolutely no cost.

PDF Forms – Fill, Sign and Annotate PDF Forms and Documents (Rs 550)

pdf-forms-screenshotsPDF Forms, as the name suggests, lets you work with PDF documents when you are on the move and away from your computer. It lets you import PDF documents from various sources including Google Drive and Dropbox, and work on them on your smartphone or tablet.

App Description:

PDF Forms is a powerful processing app for anyone who has to deal with PDF forms and legal documents. With its help you can fill forms, add remarks and notes to the ready document, sign agreements and notices. Moreover, the app offers a choice of handy sharing options such as email, Google Drive or Dropbox and lets print documents via AirPrint.

PDF Forms allows to work with documents you receive by email or via iTunes file sharing, load them from Dropbox or Google Drive folders and open from any application, which generates PDF files, e.g. PDF PROvider.

If you have a document or form that you need to fill and sign on multiple occasions, you can easily turn it into the template. For this, you can create a copy of the document in the File Manager.

PDF Forms makes it easy to add the handwritten signature to your documents. Just save the copy of your signature and use it at any time. Saved signature can be resized and placed in the appropriate area of the PDF form or contract in several taps. More than that you have the option to save as many signatures as your need to the dedicated gallery, rename or delete them when necessary.

For increased security, the access to your documents and signatures can be protected by the password. With PDF Forms you can fill out any kind of PDF forms. Open the form and fill in the fields. Moreover, your have the option to add remarks or comment any area in already filled documents.

Also, PDF Forms enables you to reorder pages and split filled documents so you can create a new file from the previously generated forms and send back only what was already processed. Any document can be uploaded to Dropbox or Google Drive right from the application or simply sent via e-mail.

With PDF Forms you can:

• Get PDF documents from any application using Open In, from iTunes, Google Drive or Dropbox folders
• Manage PDF documents using folders and ZIP archives
• Sign legal documents (contracts, notices, etc.)
• Fill out various forms
• Mark and comment any text or image in any PDF document
• Split any PDF documents into separate PDF files
• Share ready PDFs via e-mail, Dropbox, Google Drive or print via AirPrint.

PDF Forms usually will cost you Rs 550, but is currently available for free on the App Store. The app has an average of 4.5 stars rating based on over 700 reviews.

Download PDF Forms – Fill, Sign and Annotate PDF Forms and Documents

The Journey Down: Chapter One (Rs 190)

the-journey-down-screenshotsThe Journey Down is a fiction-adventure game that is compatible with both iPhones and iPads. The developers recently released Chapter Two of the game, and have thus made Chapter One available for free for a limited time.

App Description:

In a shady corner of Kingsport Bay, at the outskirts of St Armando, Bwana and his trusted sidekick Kito struggle to make ends meet at their run-down gas station. Little do they know that they are about to be thrown into a spine-tingling adventure that will take them far from home and right into a twisting plot of corruption and danger.

In the first chapter of The Journey Down, the search for a lost journal leads to forgotten secrets of the mysterious Underland. Follow Bwana and Kito as they puzzle their way forward and begin to uncover the true fate of their long lost father, Captain Kaonandodo.

The Journey Down is a classic point-and-click saga with an Afro-Caribbean vibe. Get ready to embark on an epic journey of brain-teasing adventure! Chapter One and Chapter Two are also available for PC, Mac and Linux on Steam.

* A twisting tale of intriguing adventure
* Tons of handpainted environments
* An all original jazzy reggae soundtrack
* A fully voiced cast
* HD art and animations

Compatible with iPad, iPad 2, new iPad, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod 4 Touch and iPod 5 Touch on iOS version 5 and newer.

The Journey Down usually will cost you Rs 190, but is currently available for free on the App Store. The app has a 5-star rating based on over 750 reviews.

Download The Journey Down: Chapter One

NoteLedge Premium – Take Notes, Sketch, Audio and Video Recording (Rs 190, Rs 300)

noteledge-screenshotsYet another handy note taking app, NoteLedge offers a variety of tools to help you create quick and beautiful notes. Some of these tools include handwriting support, photo-edition, audio and video recording among others.

App Description:

NoteLedge is a robust note-taking application that allows you to take notes with powerful editing functions such as handwriting, typing, photo-editing, audio and video recording. What makes NoteLedge stand out is its cutting-edge patented feature, “Navigator”, a gadget that provides you with the possibility to crop the selected contents in your own way and paste them anywhere within the notes. NoteLedge makes a perfect tool for making a scrapbook, composing a brief memo, keeping a daily diary, writing a travel journal, and recording brainstorming results.


+ Realistic handwriting and drawing experience
+ A full set of stylus including pencil, crayon, watercolor and more
+ Various fonts/colors/sizes are available for text typing
+ Take notes and record at the same time
+ Audio and video recording supported
+ Palm rest supported
+ Organize your notes with table tools

+ Crop and copy selected contents and paste them wherever you like within the active area
+ A wide selection of built-in stamps are available
+ Create close-up writing and painting under magnifying mode

+ Crop and drag screenshots from websites directly to your notes
+ Copy text from the browser and paste on your notes

+ Choose among blank, graph, ruled, loose-leaf, E-card and Halloween themed note papers
+ Customize note papers and covers with your own photos
+ Support various photo filters

+ Manage your notes under calendar view
+ Back up you notes to major cloud services including Dropbox, Box, Google Drive, FTP and WebDAV
+ Password protection supported
+ Open in Animation Desk (3.0 or later) and animate your work

+ Share your notes on Facebook and Twitter
+ Present your thoughts under the slideshow mode
+ Export notes to PDF and back up to major cloud services (Evernote, Dropbox, Box, Google Drive, FTP and WebDAV supported)
+ Export your notes to Evernote in PDF format
+ Email your notes in either JPG or PDF format

This app normally costs Rs 190 for the iPhone and Rs 300 for the iPad, but both versions are free right now. The app has an average rating of four stars based on over 500 reviews.

Download NoteLedge Premium for iPhone

Download NoteLedge Premium for iPad

Jellies! (Rs 120)

jellies-ios-screenshotsThis is a fun little game wherein you have to help Join Bob the Fisherman find his fingers that were bitten off by jellies. The goal is to catch as many Jellies as possible in 60 seconds.

App Description:

A handcrafted game about catching jellies – with bombs, clocks and electroshock.

Join Bob the Fisherman as he traverses the high seas, navigates through arctic glaciers and plunges beyond the ocean depths as he embarks on a heroic quest to find his fingers from the wicked jellies that have bitten them off!

The goal is simple: catch as many Jellies as possible in 60 seconds to get your fingers back! Stockpile Jellies to earn power-ups to boost your score and time!

– ENJOY beautiful minimalistic art design and original music design from Acid Pop
– CHALLENGE your friends and the world on global leaderboards
– RIDICULOUS dialogue and characters, from the likes of Bob, Mr. Seagull and Jellies
– VIEW your journey through the lens of InstaBob, the only social network of one man deprived of fingers
– UNLOCK achievements and partake in Missions to speed up your progress and get great stuff
– COMBO your way to victory and become a Jellies master in this easy-to-learn but hard to master feature

Timed – Connect as many same-colored Jellies as you can in 60 seconds. Create combos to increase your score and extend your time!
Endless – Relax, play and catch Jellies at your leisure.

Jellies! costs Rs 120, but is available for free on the App Store. The app has an average rating of 4.5 stars based on over 130 reviews.

Download Jellies!

CloudGOO (Rs 60)

cloudgoo-screenshotsHave a lot of cloud accounts? You can keep track of all your cloud accounts on this pp.

App Description:

cloudGOO ™ makes using cloud storage mobile friendly, unified, and cheap!

Connect cloud drives. cloudGOO™ gives you the full view of your files, no matter where they are stored.

Save money. Create the storage space you need by connecting free cloud drives.

* Use one app instead of many cloud drive apps
* Create lots of storage space in the cloud for free.
* Get a full view of your stuff across cloud drives.
* Search across all your cloud drives.
* Use your files even if you’re offline.

CloudGOO is usually priced at Rs 60, but is now available on the App Store for free.

Download CloudGOO


These are paid apps that have been made available for free by the developers. There is however no word on how long these apps will remain free. In other words, they are free at the time of filing the story, but could go back to being paid in an hour, a day or even a week. So before you download the app, do check if the download link beside the app name says “free” or is showing the original price.

  • Published Date: August 28, 2014 6:23 PM IST