Best app deals of the day! 8 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. 

Ice Defenders

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Even if you don’t love the game, you’ve gotta love the backstory. Developed by a father for his two-year-old daughter, this simple but challenging game needs you to draw perfect lines on your phone screen.

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Keymoji

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This is the first ever Emoji Autocomplete Keyboard for Messenger and iMessage, and your texting game will never be the same.

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10 + 2048

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It’s like 2048, but with a better algorithm and user experience. Keep track of your score and your friends’ scores for the ultimate competition.

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Note Tutor

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Learn or get a refresher on basic music theory in this flash-card game format.

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Luminance Light

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Turn your selfies, landscapes, and all other photographs into Luminance style pics with real-time Luminance effects.

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DJ Joe Ballance

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Throwing a party? Get your own DJ with this app that brings together the sounds of the worlds best DJs and producers.

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Notoriety

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Take notes like never before with Notoriety, the app that helps you power your productivity.

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SUPP

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Pressed for time? Get easy and quick recipes from SUPP, the app that will help you cook great food, on a dime, and in no time.

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