Apple brings ’12 Days of Gifts’ giveaway to U.S. for first time

“For the past few years, Apple has given its users in Europe, Canada, Japan, and some other countries 12 days of free downloads to celebrate Christmas,” Aaron Souppouris reports for The Verge.

“Those gifts take the form of a free video, song, game, book, or app, which are delivered through the company’s 12 Days of Gifts (previously known as ’12 Days of Christmas’) app for iPhone and iPad,” Souppouris reports. “Strangely, the giveaway has never been available to Americans, but today that’s changing with the launch of this year’s app, which is available in the US, Europe, Russia, Japan, and other territories.”

Read more in the full article here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Judge Bork” for the heads up.]


  1. That’s nice for our Colonial Cousins, but I notice that the new app only works with iOS 7. So my old-but-cherished
    iPad 1 and iPhone 3GS have now been disenfranchised…unless, of course, the old UK .app still works (and we’ll have wait till Xmas to find that out).

    Merry Christmas/Yule/Winter Solstice to you, Apple…provisionally!

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