Angry Birds Rio, which normally runs $0.99 for the iPhone and $2.99 for the iPad is free this week on the iTunes App Store as the Free App of the Week.
Walmart is rolling back prices on the Apple iPhone and iPad for the holidays. Walmart has slashed prices on both the iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S, with the 16 GB iPhone 5 now on sale for just $127 (was $189) and the iPhone 4S coming in at almost half price at $47 (was $87.97). Of course a 2 year commitment is required at these prices.
Walmart is also selling the 4th generation iPad (16GB WiFi) at a $100 discount for $399. Starting Monday a $30 iTunes gift card will be included will be included on iPads as a bonus.
It’s unclear why Walmart is offering such deep discounts except to attract shoppers and hopefully capitalize on impulse purchase. Other retailers are also offering discounts such as Radio Shack, which also has a price match guarantee and may well match Walmart current pricing.
Belkin has released a couple of accessories for Apple’s newest Lightning connected devices. A car charger and Charge + Sync dock is Belkin’s latest creation to make life a little easier for you and your latest iPhone, iPad or iPod. [Read more…]
This week’s free iTunes App of the Week is Spider: The Secret of Bryce Manor. The game is normally $3 to download. In the aptly-titled game, you take on the role of a spider and work your way through an abandoned mansion over 38 levels of gameplay. You’ll take out various hornets, mosquites and moths along the way to figuring out the Bryce family secret. [Read more…]
Solar Walk is the Free App of the Week on the iTunes App Store. Solar Walk features a 3D Solar System model and lets you navigate through space and time, see all the planets in close-up, learn their trajectories, inner structures, history of their exploration, points of interest and more. It even has detailed 3D models of the most interesting man-made satellites.
The app normally goes for $0.99; however, it is free through Thursday, October 18, 2012. Get it here on the iTunes App Store.
The platformer game LostWinds is the Free App of the Week in the iTunes App Store. LostWinds has solid reviews and normally runs $3.99. You can get it here on the App Store.