Topping the free apps for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch worth downloading today is “Toca House”, today's free gift from Apple in Apple's “12 Days of Gifts” celebration. Yesterday, Apple gave away the free gift, “Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2014” ebook, according to a Dec. 28 report in Womencitizen.
This beautifully photographed ebook shows you the best places to go and things to do in 2014.
“Toca House” is a wonderful app about five friends who do fun house chores. This free app has 19 mini-games that teach children in a fun way the things that need to be done around a house. The interface is kid-friendly and contains original artwork and fun sounds. This app is designed for children up to age six, but can be fun for anyone. This game app can be found in the App Store's Education category.
Another super-hot free app today is about fixing cars. In this garage game children fix, upgrade, paint, run diagnostics, change oil and more. There are all kinds of fun activities in “Mechanic Mike – First Tune Up”. This app is for ages four and up.
Trending really hot today too is “The Great Gatsby: Classic Adventures Full” (Reg. $4.99); free for today. If you've seen the recent DiCaprio movie, “The Great Gatsby” based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, you have an idea with this hidden object adventure game is about. As you unravel this story of love, jealously and tragedy, you earn trophies to decorate your library.
Running popular is “Dandelion” (Reg. 1.99); free today. This is an app about bullying and magical imagination. The son of this app's author was bullied—and so the dad created this app for parents and children to explore the subject of bullying together.
In another vein, Chucky, the name that calls to mind the bully in the Disney movie “Toy Story”, stars in the app, “Chucky: Slash & Dash”. Here Chucky takes revenge on the toy factory that created him and makes Good Guy action figures. This game app is jam-packed with action, enemies and challenges. Regularly 99 cents, this app is free today.
“Mechanic Mike – First Tune Up” is a cool, educational app that also requires iOS 5.0+, is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch and is optimized for iPhone 5.
“The Great Gatsby: Classic Adventures Full” is rated 12+ for violence, suggestive themes and references to alcohol, tobacco and drug use. This free app requires iOS 4.3+ and is compatible with iPad.
“Dandelion” has beautiful illustrations and an original soundtrack. This free ebook app requires iOS 7.0+, is optimized for iPhone 5 and is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
“Chucky: Slash & Dash” is rated 9+ for horror and violence. This free app supports Game Center, requires iOS 6.0+, is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch—and is optimized for iPhone 5.
These free apps for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch can all be downloaded from the App Store right now.
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