Best app deals of the day! 10 paid iPhone apps on sale for a limited time

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Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up while you have the chance. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App Store.

These apps normally cost money and this sale lasts for a limited time only. If you go to the App Store and it says the app costs money, that means the deal has expired and you will be charged. 

Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab

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Prove that science can be fun with this great app for kids. Explore Edison’s lab, play games, and learn about historical figures — your kids won’t even know it’s an educational experience until it’s too late.

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Trixibrix

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Trixibrix is a classic game done right. With best in class ball physics and smooth graphics, you’ll be able to enjoy this game endlessly (literally — the levels don’t end) and challenge your friends to some major procrastination.

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VLAD Space Shooter

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Another classic, VLAD Space Shooter maintains everything you love about classic arcade games but with stunning graphics and intense action. With epic metal music to boot, you won’t be able to get enough.

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Junglator

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Use your fingertips to effortlessly create flowing beats and rhythms. With Junglator, you can unleash all your jams — combine multiple effects like pitch control, filter sweeps, SFX, and more. Move over, Dubstep.

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The Martian

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Become Matt Damon as you play the iPhone version of The Martian. With this real time, text based adventure game, you’ll be able to navigate Mars without ever leaving Earth … or your couch.

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Will it rain?

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Answer this age old question effortlessly with the app that will determine your umbrella schedule from here on out.

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Comic Phreak

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Reading your comic books has never been easier. With Comic Phreak, you’ll spend more time reading your comics and less time waiting for them to come online.

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Coordy

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Share your location with friends with Coordy, the app that lets you link your exact geographic position and a photo to make it easier for friends and family to find you.

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KungFu Taxi 2

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A combination of Chinese shadow play and game cards, you’ll be entertained for hours with KungFu Taxi 2. Start in the Song Dynasty and make your way forward through time, and enjoy beautiful high resolution graphics and background music as you advance.

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Last City

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Thanks to the 3D production of Last City, your in-game experience will be unparalleled as this console-quality game comes to mobile. Protect the human race from death with this adrenaline-pumping game.

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