Frozen Ape announces Tempo 3.0, a complete redesign of the app’s interface on the iPhone. Tempo, the bestselling and most accurate metronome on the App Store, features four modes: Basic, Setlist, Practice and Gig. Users can now switch between modes optimised for different situations. This update is free for existing Tempo users. In addition, Tempo Lite is now available as a free download so new users can try out its core functions before upgrading to the full suite of features.
Sky Leo today introduces Live Puzzles 2 for iOS, its second entry in the Live Puzzles series for youngsters. Boasting a combination of energetic music, upbeat art, and fluid animations, which come together to create an immersive atmosphere, the game’s essence lies in putting together puzzles of various cartoonish bugs. Live Puzzles 2 utilizes a challenge-and-reward model that works well to keep children playing, enticing them to finish the puzzles without giving up midway.
Independent development studio, Comexias today introduces Birthdays Calendar 1.0, a new and powerful birthday reminder app developed exclusively for iOS. Birthdays Calendar lets anyone get their friend’s birthday even if it is not specified on Facebook, a unique feature that is first of its kind. Featuring an intuitive design, contacts are properly organized showing birthdays today, upcoming and recently over, all at a glance. The app can import birthdays from Facebook and iOS Address Book.
Perdrix Apps today introduces Perdrix TXT 1.0, their first app released exclusively for iOS devices. Perdrix TXT is a plain text e-book reader, offering an experience close to the real book. Perdrix TXT offers the spatial context found in real books, with the search, dictionary and copy tools of e-books. Readers can turn pages in a realistic fashion, use the intuitive “book edgeways” indicator to see where they are or skip to a different place, and use a personalized bookmark like a real one.
Kopf Digital Publishing introduces “Wine Aromas,” its new multi touch book for iPad. From fruity, citrus to barrique, Wine Aromas is an interactive, animated iBook on how to smell and talk about wine aromas. If you have always looked for a nice wine book that is not boring, then this book is just the right thing for you. With 37 pages full of lovingly illustrated images and animations, you will certainly quickly realize why smelling the wine really matters.
Kidonkadonk is proud to announce the availability of Say It Sight Words 2.0 for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, a learning tool for early readers that uses Siri-like speech recognition technology to provides an independent learning opportunity for students developing sight word (high frequency word) mastery. The app comes with the common word lists used by teachers in the classroom, making it convenient to use for parents at home and teachers in the classroom.
Spinlight Studio receives one of the highest honors in educational apps, with the gold Parents’ Choice Award for Geography Drive USA 1.0. Recently featured on Fox News, the geography app also earned Editor’s Choice from Children’s Technology Review, making it the flagship title of a company quickly carving out a reputation for quality education apps. Players hit the gas and head out on the highway in the fact-packed game that turns textbook geography into an exciting cross-country adventure.
TimeStream Software, developer of the Disney World Mobile Guide app for the iPhone, announces an update to its Walt Disney World Notescast app for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The newly updated app showcases all of Walt Disney World Resort with over 300 pages of in-depth information and more than 750 high-quality photos. As a powerful trip-planning and in-park resource, it includes Park Attractions, Parades, Restaurants, Annual events, What’s New, Disney Hotels, Vacation Tips and more.
Create extraordinary, unique and unforgettable visuals! tap2focus 1.0 from Caal Studio turns the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch into a light field camera, which lets users take amazing refocusable photos that can be interacted with. Users can also make their photos accessible to anyone with a web browser, add special effects, backup photos as email attachments, share photos with friends on social media, and more. The app features a variety of cool F/X filters to enhance each photo.
California based Keek announced today the launch of its new account verification program to meet increased demand from many high-profile celebrities and influencers. Keek is the leading mobile social video network, offering a fun new way to meet people, stay up to date with friends and show the world what you’re up to in real-time. Keek will begin marking select accounts with a verified symbol to help individuals and businesses at high risk of impersonation authenticate their identity.
Independent mobile app studio, Black Mouton, launches Baby Visual Stimulation 1.1, an educational iPad app targeted for young babies. During the golden period of 0-12 months, parents can help foster the growth of baby’s brain by providing stimulating visual input. Baby Visual Stimulation fills this needs with 200+ black & white and high-contrast images. The app is currently on promotional sales and can be download for free until 03/30/2013.
Haifa based company, POM Games today introduces Twin Swords 1.0, their new adventure game for iOS devices. Perfect for both kids and adults alike, players enter the shoes of two princes, Edwin and Baldric, in a courageous journey full of epic plot, challenging puzzles and lots of action. Princess Leila has been kidnapped by a dark wizard, who wishes to use her royalty blood to create an immortality potion. Go on a quest to the Dark Lands of Glandur kingdom, to rescue Princess Leila!
Donoho Design Group today introduces Retweever Visualization App 2.0 for iPad, their free Social Networking app that finds the “buzz” in your Twitter stream and displays Tweets as organized images in an Avatar Browser. The new version uses Klout Scores and $Cashtags (e.g. $AAPL) in its buzz calculations. Retweever’s Avatar Browser presents Twitter conversations and messages in clear popovers. Eliminating continual scrolling, the app displays a summary of activity at a glance.
Awesome App Lab have released their latest game for iPhone and iPad. A Temple Invasion – Shoot em up and run. A classic style shoot em up game with the latest in multiplayer game play.
Apimac has just released Piggy Iggy 1.0, a new app for iPhone that helps users reach their shopping goals while having fun. Piggy Iggy is like a mascot that helps you increase savings. It is happy when you save cash and coins by dragging them to the piggy bank, and it turns sad when you withdraw money. It helps you stay focused on your goals and motivates you by unlocking awards along the way. Set the first shopping goal, and even add a picture of the item you want to buy.