San Francisco-based WaterField Designs has been awarded the “2012 Best Tablet Sleeve” Golden Case Award from the tablet experts at the international site, Tablet2Cases. WaterField offers their Made-in-USA, Tablet Ultimate SleeveCase on a made-to-order basis for every tablet on the market to within a -inch fit, ensuring optimal protection. The Ultimate SleeveCase can be worn over the shoulder with the optional shoulder strap or stashed in any day bag.
Mooee Company Limited today announces PIN Locker 2.1.0, an important update to its popular pasword utility for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. PIN Locker was developed specifically to handle users who require multilingual customization for their information and passwords needs. Version 2.1.0 sports new features and design enhancements for iPhone 5. With its new iCloud features, users can store their encrypted PIN Locker backup file in iCloud and the restore process is just one tab away.
Seattle based Left Coast Logic today announces ScrapBook 2.0, the much anticipated update to their successful photo, story-telling, and presentation app for iPad that now offers sharing on Facebook and downloadable themes. Scrapbook debuted last year at the top of the iTunes App Store as a new way to tell stories using photos, interactive maps, notes, and slide-shows. To celebrate this major release, ScrapBook is on sale at 50% off for a short time only.
Ideamplifier today introduces ClipBook 1.0.0, its new bookmarker and sentence collector utility for iOS devices. Featuring a quick and easy user interface, ClipBook was developed specifically for paper book readers. It helps you manage your book collection and save your favorite and impressive quotations from the books in one place. You can also backup the quotes you want to remember for long term to Evernote safely. Share your inspirational quotes with your friends via FaceBook and Twitter.
JixiPix Software today introduces Aquarella, its new an artistic software solution for iOS. Aquarella offers digital artists and photographers a way to create realistic watercolor paintings with all the delicate details true to traditional watercolor media. Featuring a revolutionary new “wet” algorithm, Aquarella can achieve a truly wet and natural appearance. The app boasts a collection of colorful washes and a series of control sliders that allow the fine-tuning each watercolor creation.
Crow Peak Media today introduces Daddy Takes a Business Trip 1.0, their first internally developed interactive children’s book developed exclusively for iPad. Targeted at children ages 6, Daddy Takes a Business Trip helps kids understand the best place to be is home with them. Bright and colorful with a touching message, there are age appropriate games and surprises on every page. Kids can learn to count the days until Daddy comes back and listen to daddy’s custom recorded reading of every page.
Indie developer James Hollender’s new iNutrients app marks his 20th individual iOS app that’s available in the iTunes App Store. The iNutrients app provides lightning fast access to the entire USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference for 9 nutrients: Calories, Carbohydrates, Dietary Cholesterol, Fiber, Proteins, Saturated Fat, Sodium, Sugars, and Vitamin K. The database includes 8,194 different foods and 14,162 food servings. Recording daily intake items is easy and fast.
Inkstone Mobile’s advanced audio player offers iOS users free downloadable recordings of the Bible. Listen, learn, and study the messages of the Bible in a completely new way with Audio Bibles 1.0. Audio Bibles also features Inkstone Mobile’s signature stylish user interface, complete with bookmarking features to highlight and save important passages. With each bookmark, the user can also take notes, making the app a great resource for those studying the Bible in groups or on their own time.
Dr. S, eminent psychiatrist, today restated his recommendation that the American Academy of Pediatrics update its guidelines of screen time daily for preschoolers, published over a decade ago before interactive tablets ever existed. Most parents today do not know about or ignore the guidelines and are mostly lost and on their own. Dr. S makes practical recommendations for tablet use by preschoolers to serve parents and pediatricians until the AAP revises its official guidance.
Charter Digest today introduces Charter Yachts 1.0 free for iPad, its travel app that provides easily searchable listings, pricing, and online reservations for travelers planning a sailing vacation on a yacht. Charter Digest is a group of independent, professional Charter Yacht Owners, who provide services and itineraries that are normally available only to the yachting cognoscenti. The app includes flexible charter listings for powerboats, sailboats, catamarans, trimarans, and mega yachts.
No Waiting, More Playing! PlayScreen today launches its Instant Opponent Social Game System in Word Carnivale. In Word Carnivale, players are pitted against their friends in a “best of three” contest to form words within the allotted time. Word Carnivale replaces boring static blocks with balloons that pop when words are formed, allowing new balloons to float up. The new system enables all Word Carnivale players to start a game and play their turn within seconds, at any time of the day.
Kwalee announces Koala, their proprietary, cross platform, game players network. Kwalee makes social games and Koala provides the entire infrastructure to allow players to find and play each other. Totally platform independent, a player in the USA using a PC could play against someone in Italy using an Android tablet. Koala lives in the cloud and is extremely scaleable. It sits on Amazon servers to ensure maximum stability and speed. It has the ability to run multiple in game currencies.
Learn with Jacob 1.0 is a fun and educational children’s app for iPad, whose main goal is to increase awareness, interest and knowledge about food and the food’s origin. A little boy named Jacob accompanies the children and explains correlations between nature, animals and people. The colorful child-friendly designs and consciously selected images of nature are professional integrated into animations and interactive exercises. This app is suitable for children between 2 and 6.
Independent game developer, Pixels on Toast, today introduces Food Run 1.0.5 for iOS. Food Run is a level-based platform game, combining a simple one-touch interface with old school platformer gameplay. The goal in Food Run is to reach the end of the level, collecting all the foods and stars along the way. As foods are liberated from their floating bubbles, they start following the player, joining the food chain behind. The app features colorful characters and crisp cartoon visuals.
CS Odessa is announces a new solution for ConceptDraw MINDMAP – eLearning for Skype. The new solution is made with the modern subject-matter expert in mind, eLearning for Skype. The new eLearning solution provides a simple, yet robust set of features, designed to augment and simplify the training process. Using this Solution will allow users to host content-rich presentations for small groups, remotely and present class materials via Skype conference call.