Many of the best iPhone and iPad apps come at a price, which you may not always be willing to pay. Periodically, developers will offer their apps free for a limited time, but it's difficult to keep track of fluctuating prices on your own. The easiest way is to make use of Apple’s own promotions, but you can also check a bunch of third-party apps and websites for a complete list of newly-free apps. Ready to be an App Store ninja? Read on.
App of the Week
If you missed 12 Days of Gifts, you can still get your weekly dose of Apple-certified freebies through App of the Week. Apple's weekly promotion offers one popular paid app or game for free every week, which is usually worthy of a download. This week, you can get your hands on the classic Pac-Man game. The App of the Week is always highlighted on the home page of the App Store, so be sure to check back regularly.