New week, new start. And, of course, we want to start the week on a nice note.

Here are five paid iOS apps gone free, which you can download now and play around with.

Paid iOS apps gone free

JotNot Scanner

paid ios apps gone freeFirst app up is for productivity. This highly rated scanner is known for its high-quality, print-ready results.

SCAN ANYTHING
Convert notes, receipts, sketches, sheet music, recipes, contracts, business cards, even photos into digital copies
Save scans as PDF or JPEG
Efficiently scan multi-page documents

SHARE YOUR SCANS
Share by email, iCloud, Evernote, Dropbox, Google Docs with OCR, Box, and OneNote
Fax reliably to US numbers (pay per fax via in-app purchase)

ADDITIONAL FEATURES
Password-protect sensitive files
Tag documents and search by tag or name
Sort by name or date
Rename or delete files to stay organized

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File Extractor for ZIP, RAR, 7-ZIP, and TAR archives

paid ios apps gone freeFor people who use their iOS devices a lot for work, especially those requiring emailing and sharing documents, this app is useful. There is no urgent need to use a laptop to extract files in ZIP, RAR, 7-ZIP, and TAR format. With this app, you can also do it the other way around – compress documents.

What you can do with File Extractor:

  • Accept compressed archives from any other app, including Mail, Safari, and Dropbox.
  • Browse and view the contents of compressed files on the fly without having to uncompress the entire archive.
  • Use the built-in viewer for common files.
  • Extract files to view or edit in third-party apps.
  • Open password-protected ZIP and RAR files.
  • Save photos and videos to the Camera Roll.
  • Send files as email attachments.
  • Print your files with AirPrint.
  • Send/receive files in real time using the iTunes File Sharing (over WiFi or using a USB cable).

Built-in viewer for:

  • Documents (pdf, doc/docx, xls/xlsx, ppt/pptx, pages, numbers, keynote, txt, htm/html, …)
  • Pictures (jpg/jpeg, png, tiff, gif, bmp, …)
  • Audio files (mp3, aac, wav, …)
  • Video files (mov, …)

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Monument Valley

free ios gamesEveryone was raving about Monument Valley when it was released and if the game’s awards are any indication, the hype was justified. Featured as the App of the Week, you can now get the game for free.

In Monument Valley you will manipulate impossible architecture and guide a silent princess through a stunningly beautiful world.

Monument Valley is a surreal exploration through fantastical architecture and impossible geometry. Guide the silent princess Ida through mysterious monuments, uncovering hidden paths, unfolding optical illusions and outsmarting the enigmatic Crow People.

“Forgotten Shores”: Eight new chapters of adventure and illusion available now as a separate purchase.

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EMERGENCY HD

free ios gamesImmerse yourself in the life of a life-saver, helping victims of different disasters. Praised for its high-quality graphics, EMERGENCY HD has been the number 1 selling iPad game in many European countries. Time to give it a try!

Command fire brigades, rescue services and police forces in a rescue strategy game with realistic graphics! Fight against fires, save lives and eliminate terrorists – in 13 elaborate missions!

Have you got the makings of a head of operations?

FEATURES:

  • 13 disaster scenarios (plane crash, train accident, meteor impact and many more)
  • 18 units (water tender, turntable ladder vehicle, rescue helicopter and many more)
  • Realistic and detailed graphics
  • Gameplay optimized for the touchscreen
  • Game center support with high scores and achievements

The missions have a high gaming value, because there is always a possibility to receive even more points and to climb right up into the top lists. Play all of the missions, win all of the gold medals and compare your skill to other players!

The non-HD app is also free for now.

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Top Tank

paid ios apps gone freeExperience explosive retro arcade action tailored exclusively for the 21st century touch screen! Jump in to your heavily-armored war machine and face off against an army of foes from both land and air. Navigate rolling terrain and lob projectiles at oncoming threats with nothing more than the simple touch of a finger. Do you have what it takes to be TOP TANK?

Features:

  • One-touch control – Hold to aim, release to fire
  • Collect and deploy devastating power-ups
  • Unlock six unique tanks, each with their own special perk!
  • Thirteen achievements to unlock
  • Seven locales, each featuring unique graphics and original soundtrack
  • Battle your friends for high score supremacy on Game Center
  • Track your progress through lifetime stats

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