Free iOS apps during App Store anniversary

Some popular iTunes apps and games are free, Garmin's new device projects directions onto the windshield, and an upcoming Nokia Windows Phone will pack a 41-megapixel camera.

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In this episode of Update:

- Score some freebies on iTunes as the App Store marks five years. Apple has yet to make an official announcement about the anniversary on Wednesday, but the free apps spotted so far include: Barefoot World Atlas, Badland, Day One, Infinity Blade II, How to Cook Everything, Knots 3D, LiquidSketch, Map My Ride+, Over, Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery, Tiny Wings (iPhone and iPad), Traktor DJ (iPhone and iPad), and Where's My Water?

- Navigate into the future with Garmin's HUD, which displays directions onto the windshield.

- Discover strange things about your Facebook friends with Graph Search, as it rolls out to all U.S. users.

- Find a deal on a tablet as Amazon lowers the price of the Kindle Fire HD. The Nook HD+ is even cheaper.

- Buy a Samsung Galaxy S4 without a contract at MetroPCS.

- Prepare for Nokia to unveil the rumored 41-megapixel Lumia 1020 at an event on Thursday.

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