BLStudios, Inc. today announced a special 75% discount on their new Touch Bookshop Classic 1 v.1.0 app, a collection of 8 heartwarming fairy tales with hand drawn illustrations. Background music and spoken narration transport children to the magical worlds of Little Red Riding Hood, Alice in Wonderland, Pinocchio, The Three Little Pigs, and other childhood favorites. With this limited-time sale, parents can now purchase 8 classic children’s stories for the price of one.
If you like the idea of combining fun with support for those in need, there is actually an app for that. Mano Skveras today introduces My-Square 1.0, its new lifestyle app developed for iOS devices. My Square enables enthusiasts of quirky games to complete two kinds of missions: help the hero in a pink cape achieve his goals and donate to an eponymous non-governmental organization, which works with disadvantaged families and children in Lithuania.
Frosthaus today introduces Sequence 1.0 for Mac OS X. With Sequence, timelapse photographers and video makers can import photos in most image formats supported on the Mac, including RAW, and preview the timelapse using a familiar timeline-based interface. The advanced deflickering engine in Sequence can remove brightness flicker from the source photos before rendering to video in industry standard formats, such as H.264 and Apple ProRes and so much more.
On December 13, 2012, Swedish game developer Apprope will be releasing a game for every New Years Eve party. During a time when people are reflecting on the previous year, a little trivia helps stir up the memories. With over 200 questions, 2012 QUIZ for iPhone, iPod, and iPad offers team-style competition over questions about the year 2012. Players will find questions about the Grammy awards, Olympics, Superbowl, elections, and the many controversies of the past year.
Independent publisher, Nosy Crow today introduces Rounds: Parker Penguin 1.0, its new life science book app developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Rounds: Parker Penguin combines narrative storytelling with lots of educational information and interactive fun, making it perfect for both the home and the classroom. Illustrated by Barry Tranter and written by Emma Tranter, this interactive, multimedia app is recommended for children ages 3 to 6.
SQLabs announced SQLiteManager for both Mac OS X and Windows. Working with sqlite databases will never be the same! SQLiteManager is a powerful database management system for sqlite databases, it combines an easy to use interface with blazing speed and advanced features. SQLiteManager allows you to work with a wide range of sqlite 3 databases, including plain databases, in-memory databases, AES 128/256/RC4 encrypted databases and also with cubeSQL server databases.
The Lens: a Practical Guide for the Creative Photographer is a new guide from publisher Rocky Nook, fully enhanced for the iPad, that answers questions photographers actually ask about lenses. By demystifying optics, decoding arcane terminology and providing practical tips, the Lens helps amateur and professional photographers make smart purchasing choices and build the perfect lens collection. The app is richly illustrated with Retina-quality photography, interactive sections, and slideshow.
California-based family-friendly app developer, Selectsoft today introduces ASL Expressions 1.0, its easy-to-use video phrasebook for iPhone and iPad. Filled with over 100 useful ASL words and phrases, ASL Expressions offers a great way for learners to pick up American Sign Language essentials on their iPhone or iPad, with simple controls and speedy navigation. The app combines video lessons, text and a quiz to quickly teach useful sign language skills.
Virginia based Vito Technology today announces Star Walk – 5 Stars Astronomy Guide 6.1 for iOS, a major update to its popular augmented reality app for spotting over 200,000 stars, planets, constellations, satellites and galaxies in the night sky. Easily rewind or fast-forward time to see how celestial bodies move. Version 6.1 has been released for the holiday season and includes new amazing visual effects, optimization for iPad mini, new objects and a holiday special Santa tracking feature.
Arcadia Apps today introduces Liners 1.0, the most elegant and easiest to use iPhone app for entertaining one-liners, quotes and witticisms. Liners’ fresh monthly content is lauded as the number one application of its type. One-Liners can be shared instantly to Facebook, Twitter, email recipients, or via SMS. Liners boasts variety in its content which does not limit its selection to just quotes from the greats but also tongue-in-cheek humor and creative content that fits nearly any occasion.
Linqsoft introduces Ava the 3D Doll 1.0, their newly designed game for iOS. Ava is a cute, beautiful girl who feels lonely at home. Players can feed and nurture her with fun activities. Ava is a all-rounded dancer, who can dance in 9 styles. She has 18 dresses for choosing and she can play games, too. It’s possible to use the camera to take group photo with Ava, even using her own surroundings. Some mini games are also included in this game.
The first customizable dashboard for the iPad is now available for all iOS devices. BolderImage announced the highly anticipated release of iDashboard, their blockbuster iPad app that is now available for all iOS devices just in time for the holidays. iDashboard enhances your productivity by turning your iPad into a complete information center with the calendar notifications, RSS newsfeeds, local weather, Facebook, Twitter, and iPod music, all on a single screen.
Ghost Hand Games, LLC today introduces The Legend of Momotaro 1.0, its newest storybook app produced exclusively for the iPad and iPad mini. The famous legend of Momotaro is brought to life with beautiful hand-crafted illustrations, animations and narration. Ten panoramic scenes tell the classic Japanese story of Momotaro the Peach Boy. As the story unfolds find the hidden interactive elements in each scene to learn about the Japanese culture and language.
California-based family-friendly app developer, Selectsoft introduces Chinese Travel Talk 1.0, a fast and fun way to learn a foreign language on your iPhone or iPad. With over 800 essential words and phrases, spoken translations, flash cards and more, Chinese Travel Talk features a simple interface but is packed with useful vocabulary covering 9 practical categories, including Air Travel, Hotel, Food, Transportation, Shopping and Emergency.
ONcE UPon A Number 1.0 is a free iOS app that was approved and released on 12/12/12. Coincidence? It is not known if it is the result of karma, predestination, random chance, fate, a higher power, something else, or for absolutely no reason at all. The Excel Heritage Group, Inc. simple believed its Once Upon a Numbers Aligned! ONcE UPon a Number is an absolutely brilliant tactical board game for two players. It can be played against computer, pass ‘n’ play mode against family & friends, & more.