At PC Authority, Alex Kidman covers two applications, PandoraBox and AppSniper, which track the pricing of applications you’re keen on and send alerts if the prices drop. PandoraBox has one big advantage over AppSniper: it’s free. You won’t always get savings — as the article points out, the pricing is in US dollars, and some discounts don’t translate into Australian prices as well — but it’s a no-cost way of minimising overspending on nice-but-not-essential apps.
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Angus Kidman | Lifehacker Editor
Angus has been writing professionally about technology since 1994 and breaking it for even longer. He is based in Sydney but spends a frankly unhealthy portion of his life on the road, tracking down the latest stories. In 2011, he won the IT Journo Award For Best Consumer Technology Journalist and Consensus IT Writers Award for Best Technical Writer for his work on Lifehacker; about time too.