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Free 'Bing' app for iPad, iPhone new features, plus more free apps

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Free “Bing” app for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch brings new features in a free Saturday evening update, according a Dec. 7 report in Today's iPhone. This new version of the “Bingapp allows you to save the daily “Bing” image as wallpaper and has a cleaner design in keeping with iOS 7 elements.

You can also now share what you find in “Bing” on Facebook and Twitter and save your bookmarks and images to “SkyDrive”. But the best improvement to this free “Bing” app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch is “Gift Finder” which helps you find good gifts for friends and family. As always “Bing” offers rewards credits for your “Bing” searches. “Bing” now has 17.3 percent of the search market compared to 66.5 percent for “Google”, according to “Search Engine Watch”.

The best app deal today is “HD Wallpapers for Retina Display” which is free today (Reg. $2.99). These HD wallpapers comprise one of the biggest collections of top quality wallpapers and backgrounds around and are absolutely free. Daily downloads are unlimited, wallpapers are organized and easy to find—and navigation is fast. This app is optimized for iPod Touch (G5) as well as iPhone 5 and is compatible with iPad.

In another big app deal today “Pix Shape Pro” dropped its price from $1.99 to free today. This photography app uses different masks (more than 130) to separate you photos into foreground and background—and lets you apply different filters to each. Masks support blur radius, colors, filters and transparency. Rotation, scale and movement options are also available and you can input text using different fonts, colors (or transparency) or shadow effects plus lots more.

One of the more popular games being downloaded today, “Lumberwhack: Defend the Wild” is an action-fill strategy game. Here you help an angry and brave monkey, along with his wild animal allies, defend the forest against lumberjacks. This app is running free for today (Reg. 99 cents) and has 66 exciting levels.

“Bing” requires iOS 4.3+. Compatible with iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. There is a separate iPad only version too.

“HD Wallpapers for Retina Display” is rated 17+ for sexual content and requires iOS 4.3+. This free app is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch and is optimized for iPhone 5.

“Pix Shape Pro” requires iOS 5.0+, is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch and is optimized for iPhone 5.

“Lumberwhack: Defend the Wild” requires iOS 5.0+, is optimized for iPhone 5 and is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Supports Game Center so you can challenge you friends.

Remember, users can earn free reward credits when they use “Bing”, so you might want to try “Bing” as your search engine. (“Bing” is the default search engine in iOS 7). This reporter will have more cool free apps worth downloading next time.

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