Virginia based SCSC releases an update for Scannerz Lite for Mac OS X. Scannerz Lite differs from Scannerz in that it is intended to be used primarily for testing and evaluating the hard drive. Just like it’s big brother Scannerz, Scannerz Lite now offers full support for all CoreStorage related components, including full volume encryption under File Vault 2, Fusion Drives, multiple drive and volume spanning under a single logical volume, as well as full support for Apple RAID.
HaStars Technology today introduces Mapping the USA with Roxy the Star 1.0 for iOS, its educational game where kids can learn the name, outline, and map location of all 50 states. In Learn mode, touching any state in the blank map of the USA announces that state’s name aloud and displays an animation that shows what the state is famous for. In Play mode, Roxy announces the name of the state aloud, it appears at the bottom of the screen, and players must drag it to its proper position on the map.
Eys-Apps today introduces Child’s B-Day 1.0, their new children’s birthday planner developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With the new Children’s Birthday App you plan the most beautiful day of the year for your child quickly and efficiently. Based on the expected party date, the system calculates a countdown and helps you to complete the necessary tasks on time. Users can choose from one of eight cute and useful party themes, set up a comprehensive task planning, guest assignment and more.
Arizona based Software Ops, a premier iOS developer, is thrilled by the release announcement of ZipaClip by Aclipsa Mobile Video Solutions LLC, a secure mobile video and texting application for iOS devices. Free to download, ZipaClip lets users capture their personal moments on video and then safely share them with selected friends and family. Software Ops is proud to have built the most advanced private video messaging system available for iOS today.
Austrian mobile development company, Bernhard Obereder today announces AtoB Distance Calculator 1.2.5, an update to its popular distance calculator developed exclusively for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Perfect for commuters, frequent travelers, truckers, pilots and everyone else in everyday life, AtoB Distance Calculator offers the simple concept of calculating air and car routes with just a few taps. Version 1.2.5 adds Italien and Portuguese languages as well as fixes minor bugs.
Independent software developer, MW3D-Solutions today announces Cheetah3D 6.2, an update to its very popular 3D modeling solution for Mac OS X. Developed from the ground up utilizing the latest Cocoa technologies, Cheetah3D is a lean, fast, and elegant 3D modeling, rendering, and animation package with an easy learning curve. Version 6.2 adds support for ABF unwrapping, improves loop/ring selection, improves support for retina displays and fixes many bugs.
The nominees for the 9th Annual International Mobile Gaming Awards (IMGA) have been announced. 52 different countries were represented by the 600 games submitted. This year with the expertise of 15 jury members consisting of both press and industry leaders, 57 games were nominated in six different categories and will move on to the final round of judging. On March 28th winners within all categories will be announced at the awards ceremony held in San Francisco.
3 Magic Shots 1.0 has grabbed another biggie. Unknown Orbit, which got glorious reviews from the reviewers, touting it to be the 3d Tiny Wings of the App Store, is turning free for a day in partnership with 3 Magic Shots. 3 Magic Shots is a Groupon for Apps and an App Discovery Service. They bring awesome top Paid Apps to their platform for free for a day and provide users with some amazing tools/trending analysis to have them decide if they want the app, and an opportunity to have it for free.
Urban Design Limited today announces the release and the immediate availability of version 1.6 of iPlan myTime for the iPhone and iPodTouch, with a number of new features, enhancements and improvements. iPlan myTime allows users to view appointments in different ways, and it gives them the tools to organise and manage their time by displaying tasks on an editable timeline. The app provides the flexibility to sync in a number of different ways.
Resolve to work smarter in the new year? Avatron Software’s newest mobile productivity app, Air Login, lets you work with any file or app residing on your Mac from your iOS device – anytime and anywhere. Realize you forgot to update your client logo on the PowerPoint while waiting in their lobby to present? Air Login allows you to access the file from your Mac at home or office and update the presentation from your iPad. Be more productive and work smarter with Avatron’s suite of mobile apps.
iSpin 1.0 from Nerd Entertainment Pty Ltd. lets spin enthusiasts feel the burn, push on through, and spin their way to a healthier and fitter body, wherever they are, and whenever they want. iSpin features two instructors: one easy, and one challenging. Users simply add their own music, and instantly create a fun and exciting spin class, whether they’re in their home gym, out for a ride, on vacation, or anywhere else. The app is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
The Meeting App 1.1.3 from Action Day, features iPad Contact, Maps and Calendar integration, and makes it easy and convenient to for business professionals to go from note-taking to decision making, and action. The App lets users take notes by handwriting, typing, creating a mind map, importing pictures, or recording audio. They can take advantage of the app’s intuitive layout, carefully designed to run meetings and execute decisions, and identify specific actions to be taken, by whom, and when.
MICOM Software, announces the upcoming release of RV Helper HD for iOS, available January 31, 2013. The only app designed for RV owners to help them with their RV, motorhome or trailer, this app is easy to use and full of valuable information. Using this app once will save money. The app works great on all iPads including the new mini-iPad. Topics covered include: how to back up and hook up a trailer, how to hook up a weight distributing hitch, how to hook up a 5th wheel, and more.
Adorama, one of the world’s largest photography, imaging and electronics retailers, and a leading destination for iPhone photo specialty accessories, is now the newest reseller of the iPhone 5 on Verizon’s 4G LTE Network. a special discount is offered to customers who purchase and activate their iPhone when they buy it at Adorama through February 2013.
Noise Industries introduces two brand new transition plugins from Nattress to FxFactory for FCP X, Motion, After Effects and Premiere Pro. A package of four fun, bouncy effects, Bounce Transitions lets editors quickly bounce footage on and off the screen using realistic motion algorithms for natural bounce or spring movement. Nattress Shatter Transitions create dynamic transitions based on either breaking apart the outgoing video or bringing together the incoming video.