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Apple's 12 Days of Christmas App - Gift List

12-09-2013, 10:02 PM
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Apple's 12 Days of Christmas App - Gift List

Looks like Apple is doing a US (too?) "12 Days of Christmas" this year? Get this app if you want to be officially updated! "Please note: Not all content is available in all countries." However, in previous years I don't think Us consumers could even download the app?

Edit: I also see: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. So us iOS 6 older device owners are out of luck installing the app. However, you can just search for the items they're giving away in the regular app store and they'll be available to download for free. The app is just fancy "wrapping paper".

The Daily Offerings
DAY 1, Dec. 26: Music
- Worldwide: Justin Timberlake iTunes festival singles, four live songs (two of which have videos). SexyBack (song, live), Take Back the Night (song, live), True Blood (video, live), TKO (video, live).
DAY 2, Dec. 27: TV, Game
- US: Pilot episode of ABC's television series, "Once Upon a Time". Apple replaced their selection of a TV episode part-way through the day with the game "Tiny Thief".
- Austria, Mexico, NZ, Japan, and now US too: Tiny Thief by by 5 Ants & Rovio Stars. Game Thread
- UK, Germany: BBC's Africa Episode 1 (Kalahari).
DAY 3, Dec. 28: eBooks
- US: ebook, "Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2014" Link
- Australia, NZ: ebook, "The Iron King" (The Iron Fey #1, Harlequin Teen) by Julie Kagawa. Goodreads reviews
- Ireland, UK: ebook, "The Ice Princess" (Fjällbacka #1) by Camilla Lackberg. Goodreads reviews
- Germany: ebook, "Kälteschlaf" (Reykjavík Murder Mystery #8) by Arnaldur Indridason. Goodreads reviews
- France: ebook, "Walking Dead" (Tome 01) by Robert Kirkman and Tony Moore. Goodreads reviews
- Philippines: Halftone 2 by Juicybits. Website
- Japan: ebook, "Hitsuji no Uchuu"
- Canada: ebook, "A Duck in New York City" GoodReads reviews
- Netherlands: ebook, "The Kite Runner" ("de Vliegeraar") by Khalein Housseini
DAY 4, Dec. 29: Game
- Worldwide: Toca House by Toca Boca. (For kids.) AppStore Trailer
DAY 5, Dec. 30: Movie
- Worldwide, except US & Canada: Movie, Home Alone (original, released 1990) 3.7Gb HD, 1.73Gb SD. IMDB Rating: 7.3/10 Note: This is to own, not a rental. You get to choose when to download it after you "buy" it.
- US, Canada: Movie, Hugo (original, released 2011) 5.45 GB (HD), 1.85 GB (SD) IMDB Rating: 7.6/10 Note: This is to own, not a rental. You get to choose when to download it after you "buy" it. AppStore
DAY 6, Dec. 31: Music, Game
- NZ, Australia, UK, US, Netherlands: Music - New Years Eve Mix (Single: You Make Me) By Avicii. Music track and video. AppStore
- Japan: GO DANCE by Sega Corporation (app, also currently free in the US) AppStore
- Germany, Austria: Helene Fischer - Unser Tag (song and 3 videos).
- France: Altered native Soul - Shaka Ponk (4 songs).
- Turkey: Sila -Özel (1 song).
DAY 7, Jan. 1: Game
- Worldwide: Game, Rayman Jungle Run by UbiSoft TA Front Page AppStore
DAY 8, Jan. 2: eBooks, apps
- NZ, Australia: eBook, 'Your Best Body' by Michelle Bridges (Diet and Fitness, 192 pages, 84Mb) ibook
- France: eBook, "Le Rituel de L'ombre" by Giacometti Ravenne
- Germany, Austria: eBook, "Wassermelone" by Marian Keyes itunes
- UK, Ireland: eBook, "Pictures of Lily" by Paige Toon
- Netherlands: eBook, "Vleermuisman" by Jo Nesbo
- Denmark: eBook, "Vitello ridser en bil" (for kids) by Kim Fupz Aakeson & Niels Bo Bojesen
- Japan: eBook, "Attack on Titan" (vol. 1) by Hajime Isayama
- Turkey, India: App, SoundHound ∞ AppStore
- Brazil: App, "Paint & Play with the Bean Bag Kids" Appstore
- Philippines: Game, Cytus AppStore
- Canada: eBook, "Superfood Cookbook" by Chatelaine (editors)
- US: ebook, 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid'
DAY 9, Jan. 3: Music
- NZ: Music Single, 'Inventing Myself' by Stan Walker.
- Austrailia: Fire Within (Live from the Sydney Opera House - EP) by Birdy.
- Turkey: Şevval Sam Albümlerinden Seçkiler - EP by Şevval Sam
- Austria, Germany: MTV Unplugged - Kahedi Radio show - single, by Max Herre
- Netherlands: Caro Emerald Live, single, by Caro Emerald
- France: Remixes, single, by Stromae
- UK, Ireland: Tom Odell (live), single, by Tom Odell
- Japan: Hajimari no toki (English ver., single) by Ayaka
- Brazil: Um Presente da Paula Fernandes para Você - single, by Paula Fernandes
- US, Canada: Kings of Leon iTunes Festival London 2013, 2 live songs (Black Thumbnail, Sex on Fire) & 2 live videos (Family Tree, Wait For Me). AppStore
DAY 10, Jan. 4: Children's Movie or TV episode, Children's App
- NZ, Austria, France, UK, Ireland, Netherlands, Philippines, Denmark: Despicable Me Presents: Minion Madness (includes 3 mini-movies). 542 MB (HD), 203 MB (SD) IMDB
- Australia: Peppa Pig, Peppa Pig's Magical Moments (4 TV episodes) IMDB
- Turkey: Kahraman Maymum (Primates of the Caribbean) IMDB
- Japan: Byosoku Go Senchimeteru (5 Centimeters per Second - A Chain of Short Stories About Their Distance) IMDB (to rent for free, not to own for free)
- Germany: Kokowääh IMDB
- India: App, Saga Mini Doodlecast by Sago Sago AppStore Note: this is a former Starbucks Pick of the Week, and is currently free worldwide now too.
Canada: The Michael J. Fox Show, free TV episode
US: Sesame Street "Great Vibrations", free TV episode (Season 43) AppStore
DAY 11, Jan. 5: Game
- Worldwide: Game, Mr Crab by Illusion Labs. TA Thread AppStore Note: After the most recent update, only the first 27 levels of this game are actually free.
DAY 12, Jan. 6: Music
- Worldwide: 3 Tracks from 'Sweet Summer Sun', By the Rolling Stones. Live in Hyde Park 2013 (Beast Of Burden, Tumbling Dice and Dom and Gloom) AppStore

Aaaand, we're done! Thanks everyone!

If it's different in your country, PM me or post in this thread and I'll list it here too.
Note that some of the links might not work because they're for songs or movies, but are interpreted by the referral software as being for apps. If that happens, just search for the title in your app store directly, or select "quote" and cut and paste the link from the raw post.

Last edited by dclose; 01-05-2014 at 06:12 PM.
12-09-2013, 10:04 PM
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No app data being shown!

12-09-2013, 10:05 PM
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Originally Posted by cofunguy View Post
No app data being shown!
Wait for it. Appshopper is slow at catching up. It JUST went live, according to Apple's tweet, and I did just follow the link and download it, so it does work.
12-09-2013, 10:06 PM
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12-09-2013, 10:17 PM
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Live in Canada.
12-09-2013, 10:21 PM
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Nevermind. Added to my first description instead.

Last edited by dclose; 12-09-2013 at 10:40 PM.
12-09-2013, 10:26 PM
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Not to be ungrateful for whatever they give, but why is an app like this 61 MB? Sure, it's small in the scheme of things but isn't just going to be links for each day embedded?
12-09-2013, 10:29 PM
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Originally Posted by awp69 View Post
Not to be ungrateful for whatever they give, but why is an app like this 61 MB? Sure, it's small in the scheme of things but isn't just going to be links for each day embedded?
Don't you know how much all that gold glitter weighs?

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12-09-2013, 10:35 PM
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It'll be nice not being left out this year

12-09-2013, 10:38 PM
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Is it me or the iTunes Store isn't accessible at this moment?