40 Free and Useful iPad Apps. by John Corpuz Jul 28, , AM Here are 40 free iPad apps you should download now. You'll also find many of these apps among our choices for the top free apps for the iPhone. Slide 2 of 42. These 50 apps will transform your iPad, iPad mini, or iPad Pro into the ultimate slate computer for work and play. These 50 apps will transform your iPad, iPad mini, or iPad Pro into the ultimate slate computer for work and play. This proves remarkably effective, and your iPad merrily keeps track of your skills or lack thereof through its internal mic. The Liquify tool in particular is terrific, enabling you to mangle images like clay, or more subtly adjust facial features using bespoke tools for manipulating mouths and eyes. After installing the app and profile, you'll have MB of data per month to play with. That's why - despite competition from no less a giant than Apple and its iBooks offering - it's still the best e-reading option in the App Store. We all have a voice. Access an individual clip and a whole host of additional tools becomes available, including text overlays, speed adjustment, and animation effects. It's also cross-platform, meaning it will work with Windows and Android. Are you a professional? This fantastic app is easy to use and a must-have for the bookworms among us. Only if you don't mind it crashing every 10 minutes. Oh, I hate to see "Candy Crush Saga", or ANY Game by "King" for that matter, listed as a "Free Game" when they are cleverly designed to Make you PAY for virtual Items - power ups like "Gummy Fish" for instance - without which you can't advance very quickly, if at all! In order to use the app, you're required to sign into your Facebook account. WatchESPN greets users with a Featured section that organizes sports highlights from the day in a streamlined, easy-read rotation.