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New, updated, and discounted apps: iOS 8 updates incoming!

Today iOS 8 launches, and along with it, a whoooooole bunch of apps are being updated to support the new software. It's a veritable avalanche of updates, but we're going to dig up the very best ones for you. Give us a shout in the comments if you find any more!

iOS 8 app updates

  • TextExpander (opens in new tab) - Set custom shortcuts (snippets) which expand to full phrases with this custom keyboard.
  • Screens VNC (opens in new tab) - Use Touch ID and 1Password to unlock, and send rich text through a shared clipboard between devices.
  • Transmit (opens in new tab) - Share files directly from your iPhone or iPad to your Amazon S3, FTP, SFTP, or WebDAV server.
  • Epic Zen Garden (opens in new tab) - See what Metal graphics rendering can do with the tech demo.
  • Slack (opens in new tab) - Share items directly to Slack channels and fellow collaborators from outside apps thanks to Extensions. Also gets 1Password integration.
  • 1Password (opens in new tab) - Log into websites securely with a mere touch. Free for a limited time.
  • Clear (opens in new tab) - View your latest tasks in the Today view.
  • Camera Plus (opens in new tab): Family Share pictures to other devices, haul in pictures for editing via Extensions, hop between devices for editing with Handoff.
  • Instapaper (opens in new tab): Read anything in a clutter-free environment thanks to Extensions. Saved articles show in Notification Center.
  • TouchPal (opens in new tab) - A theme-friendly custom keyboard.
  • Mint (opens in new tab) - Use Touch ID to access your personal finances.
  • EyeEm (opens in new tab) - Follow friends and reply to comments on shared photos directly from notifications, and share pics for editing directly from the Photos app.
  • OmniFocus 2 (opens in new tab) - Task manager lets you see what's next in the Notification Center. Also, shoot new tasks to the app through sharing Extensions.
  • Facebook (opens in new tab) - Ubiquitous social networking app optimized for the iPhone 6's bigger screen.
  • Color Keyboards (opens in new tab) - Stick close to the original keyboards, but add in your favorite colors.
  • KuaiBoard (opens in new tab) - Use this custom keyboard to drop in chunks of preset text easily for those really repetitive e-mails and form letters.
  • Yahoo Weather (opens in new tab) - Access the latest forecast from the Today widget.
  • Dropbox (opens in new tab) - See latest activity in Today widget, plus new sharing controls for Pro and Business users.
  • Minuum (opens in new tab) - A resizable keyboard perfect for those sticking with the smaller screen.
  • Finish (opens in new tab) - Complete or stall tasks from the Notification Center.
  • Swype (opens in new tab) - Another fantastic custom keyboard that focuses on gestures.
  • Wdgts (opens in new tab) - A whole collection of useful notification tray widgets.
  • Pocket (opens in new tab) - Handoff support lets you keep reading where you left between devices, and add new stories directly through Safari thanks to Extensions.
  • Simple (opens in new tab) - Get access to your banking information through Touch ID.
  • Find my Friends (opens in new tab) - Apple's location-sharing app can now move your friends list to iCloud.
  • Find my iPhone (opens in new tab) - Now ties in with iOS 8 Family Sharing.
  • iTunes U (opens in new tab) - Automatically add assignment due dates to calendar.
  • Retro (opens in new tab) - Instagram viewer for iPad adds Today widget for keeping tabs on timeline and adds 1Password integration thanks to Extensions.
  • Day One (opens in new tab) - Today widget offers flashback to previous entries, Extensions allow for easy importing from other apps, and Touch ID enabled to unlock.
  • Evernote (opens in new tab) - Save notes with Notification Center widget, and clip content from all over with Extensions. Touch ID unlock for premium users.
  • Badland (opens in new tab) - Visual optimizations for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus screen size.
  • Vimeo (opens in new tab) - Easier uploading and sharing thanks to Extension support.
  • Asphalt 8 (opens in new tab) - Exclusive iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus season plus switch to Metal graphics engine.
  • SwiftKey (opens in new tab) - Hugely popular custom keyboard finally on iOS.
  • Fleksy (opens in new tab) - One of the first custom keyboards for iPhone.
  • OpenTable (opens in new tab) - Notification Center widget to let you know about upcoming reservations.
  • Fragment (opens in new tab) - Resume editing between devices using Handoff.
  • Endomondo (opens in new tab) - HealthKit integration and interactive notifications for challenge requests.
  • Microsoft OneNote (opens in new tab) - Clip all sorts of content to the cloud with new Share Extension.
  • Buzzfeed (opens in new tab) - Catch the latest from the Today widget and bookmark from notifications.
  • Box (opens in new tab) - Access Box files in other apps thanks to new Document Provider extension.
  • Duolingo (opens in new tab) - Lesson progress widget added to language-learning app.
  • pCalc (opens in new tab) - Quick calculation widget added.
  • Snapguide (opens in new tab) - Recipe and home decor app adds iCloud Drive integration.
  • Redfin (opens in new tab) - Real estate reference adds Today widgets.
  • MyFitnessPal (opens in new tab) - Fitness tracker adds HealthKit integration.
  • App in the Air (opens in new tab) - Flight tracker adds widgets.
  • Amazon (opens in new tab) - Online shopping app adds Touch ID signin option.
  • Carrot Fit (opens in new tab) - Fitness tracker adds HealthKit integration and iPad support.
  • Pinterest (opens in new tab) - Pin to your collections from Safari, support bigger iPhone screens.
  • Calendars 5 (opens in new tab) - Check your schedule with a new Today View widget.
  • Scanner Pro (opens in new tab) - Can now scan photos directly from the photo library thanks to Extensions.
  • PDF Expert (opens in new tab) - Zoom Writing, AirTurn support, bookmarks management and iOS 8 exclusive features.
  • Documents 5 (opens in new tab) - Open, view, and edit files stored in iCloud Drive.
  • Printer Pro (opens in new tab) - Wirelessly print documents from your iCloud Drive.
  • PDF Converter (opens in new tab) - Save iCloud Drive files in other formats as a PDF locally.
  • LastPass (opens in new tab) - Safari extension for remembering passwords and Touch ID integration.
  • Sky Guide (opens in new tab) - Sunrise, sunset, and lots of other information available in a Today widget.

New iOS apps

  • Goat Simulator: Achieve a trans-species nirvana in the greatest sim game of all time. - $4.99 - Download now (opens in new tab)

Discounted iOS apps

  • Numerics: Business statistic visualizer. $19.99 Free - Download now (opens in new tab)

Other iOS app updates

  • Ascension: New Darkness Unleashed expansion available for this dark fantasy card game. - Free, IAPs - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • Rules!: Two new game modes added to this memory-testing puzzle game. - $1.99 - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • Real Racing 3: Classic Lamorghinis added in this beautiful racing gaming. - Free, IAPs - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • Snipp3t: Catch celebrity Tweets and Instagram pictures from within the app. - Free - Download now (opens in new tab)
  • Twitch: Chromecast support added to help you watch live video gameplay on the big screen. - Free - Download now (opens in new tab)

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29 Comments
  • Calendars 5
  • Hey guys, 1Password just went free in the app store !!! Just superb !
  • Ha! Of course it would. Oh well, well worth the price I paid, so everyone that has been waiting should get it now. Sent from the iMore App
  • OMG!!! That is awesome. Thanks so much ashwyn021. I know their iOS8 version sounds like it's going to be really, really big!
  • You are most welcome, Sir.
    1password is a great app. If it was a real necessity app for me I would not mind paying for it, but free is always better, so just had to grab this app !!
  • Are you fricken kidding me? I just bought this on Sunday. any chance you think they will give me a refund??
  • In addition, LastPass was updated last night, adding the Safari extension.
  • Any sign of touchId integration?
  • Touch ID has also been added, forgot to add that Sent from the iMore App
  • Any update for iphone4 Sent from the iMore App
  • ? Sent from the iMore App
  • The iPhone 4 is not going to receive iOS 8.0 - the last available update for this device is iOS 7.1.x.
  • What? 1password went free? Great! I'll recommend it to some friends that were hesitant . Sent from the iMore App
  • Any update for iphoe4 in future ? Sent from the iMore App
  • Any update for iphone 4 in future ? Sent from the iMore App
  • How do we access iCloud Drive from iOS device ?
  • Sky Guide was also updated. They added a Notification Center widget as well as support for the 6/6+.
  • OpenTable update
  • Not seeing it, but I'll keep an eye out.
  • Fleksy is out
  • 1Password
  • Day One updated!! TouchID and Widget support.
  • Dropbox
  • Thanks! Keep 'em coming!
  • Yahoo Weather
  • Also "Daily Steps" received an update to include a new Notification Center widget which shows your step count! https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/daily-steps/id720629415?mt=8&at=10l3Vy
  • Will iMore get an iPad version soon?? Can't wait! Sent from the iMore App
  • Simon - in discounted apps, Numeric app link takes me to 1Password in App store? Sent from the iMore App
  • And Numerics is NOT listed as being FREE.