In addition to adding POP email account support to Sparrow for iPhone, the developers behind the app have discounted the popular emailing client to just 99 cents for the next 48 hours. The price will increase to $1.99 on Friday and return to its regular $2.99 price on Saturday. Sparrow for iPhone is a popular third-party alternative to the native Mail app for iPhone and iPod touch, with an iPad version also in the works.
Sparrow for iPhone features a unified inbox for all of your email accounts, direct email attachments, smart contacts, a built-in web browser, mark all as read button, priority inbox support, pull to refresh and more. Now that POP email accounts are functional with Sparrow, the app can be used with virtually every email platform: Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo Mail, iCloud or MobileMe, AOL, Google Apps and custom POP or IMAP accounts.