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Apple apps deals make great gifts and stocking stuffers this holiday

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Super Apple apps deals today make great opportunities for giving apps gifts to Apple users who either already have an Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch or are getting an Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch this Christmas. Millions of new Apple users are getting, or will get, their first experience with Apple's devices for the first time, reports 9to5Mac in a Dec. 22 article.

In a Sunday holiday email to Apple employees, Apple CEO Tim Cook, mentions that “millions of people around the world, from all walks of life, are experiencing Apple products for the first time” and notes that “those moments of surprise and delight are magical”. What better way to make that first experience delightful than with gifting apps to someone's new Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch?

Here are today's big Apple apps deals:

  • “Shadowrun Returns” is a rich role-playing storytelling game. This app was $9.99 and is now $6.99.

  • “Synkontact: Synchronize addressbook and transfer contacts” is a transfer and backup app for contacts. This app was $1.99 and is now 99 cents.

  • “Polyphonic-Make Music” is an app for creating your own music. This app was $1.99 and is now 99 cents.

  • “Alphabet Car 2 HD Premium” is a fun way to learn words, letter by letter, for preschoolers and up. This app was $2.99 and is now 99 cents.

  • “Monster Truck Hero for iPad” uses a monster truck to smash and crash through 25 scenes. This app was $1.99 and is now 99 cents.

  • “Sid's Science Fair” teaches basic math and science concepts in a fun way to young children. This app was $2.99 and is now 99 cents.

  • “Reindeer Santa” is a Christmas maze puzzle game. This app was $1.99 and is now 99 cents.

  • “Super Why!” is an interactive literacy game based on the television series. This app was $2.99 and is now 99 cents.

  • “WorkoutJournal for iPad” keeps accurate records of exercise. This app was $1.99 and is now 99 cents.

  • “Waterlogue” converts photos into watercolor paintings. This app was $3.99 and is now $2.99.

Gifting Apple apps is easy. In Apple's App Store on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, simply tap the app, tap the “Sharing” button, then tap “Gift” and follow the prompts. In Apple's iTunes on your PC or Mac, just find the app, click on the down-arrowhead to the right of the app's price to reveal the drop-down menu, click “Gift this App” and follow the prompts. Merry Christmas!

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