Apple’s 12 Days of Gifts app offering free download of Tiny Thief iOS app

On the second day of Apple’s “12 Days of Gifts” promotion, the app is now offering a free download of Rovio’s ‘Tiny Thief’ app. This morning the 12 Days of Gifts app was offering a free pilot episode of TV show Once Upon a Time, but Apple appears to have now switched the gift to the ‘Tiny Thief’ app. It’s unclear if Apple mistakenly offered the TV show download for a short period of time or if it plans to offer various gifts throughout the day as part of the promotion.Yesterday the 12 Days of Gifts app was offering a free download of Justin Timberlake performances from the recent iTunes Music Festival.

Rovio actually dropped the price of Tiny Thief from $2.99 to free a few days back, and the app remains available for free directly through the App Store as well. You can grab Apple’s 12 Days of Gifts app on the App Store in select countries.

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  1. Kevin Belski - 9 years ago

    A friend in Singapore told me that Halftone 2 is the free 12 Days app over there today. I was able to find it in the US App Store and grab it at no cost. It makes me wonder if different gifts are being featured in different places, but they’re free everywhere. It’d be nice to have a summary of all of them.

  2. Lee (@leemahi) - 9 years ago

    So far, this app thing is stupid. I get better apps from reading this website and checking daily the app appsgonefree.

  3. lycius84 - 9 years ago

    Well, this are gifts not just apps.

    I wanted to add that I had checked this morning and they gave the Pilot for once Upon A Time as the free gift.

  4. shm1ck83 - 9 years ago

    Day 2 gift in Australia was an episode of a documentary. I would of preferred Tiny Theif.


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