zSmart announces the Mood LED, a Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards finalist for 2012. The worldwide contest is sponsored by the official Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG), for the best bluetooth products of 2012. Utilizing an app on a Smart Device, a user can manage an unlimited number of bulbs at once, controlling millions of colors, brightness, and power. The 6 Watt Mood LED will replace a traditional 50 Watt incandescent with an 80% energy savings, and will be available April 1, 2013.
ProjectWizards announces the Merlin 2 Websharing Bundle. The Merlin 2 Websharing Bundle combines a Merlin for Mac OS X licence and the Merlin for Web Browsers Module. Users will leverage the power of the leading professional project management software for Mac OS X and share projects with Mac, Windows, and Linux users via Web access. The Web Browser Module ensures that Merlin projects are always up-to-date and synchronized with each other. The bundle is available for February and March, 2013.
During Macworld/iWorld app developer Devista B.V. is introducing a calendar app that is specifically designed for blind and visually impaired people, VO Calendar 1.1. The VoiceOver features of iOS already made the iPhone highly popular among these groups. The 100% VoiceOver-only design of VO Calendar does not only result in a smoother navigation through the app. It also makes it possible for VoiceOver speech to give better summaries depending on the context.
Accountek Solutions Inc. will unveil its new Data Exchange feature during the first day of the Macworld Expo. Attendees will be among the first to see the powerful new automation feature that will replace time consuming manual tasks with a highly intelligent business management system. Administrators are able to set auto import options to enable the seamless transfer of customer orders, invoices, and other information automatically into the accounting system.
In an unusual twist on the standard US-Canada business paradigm, Canadian mobile game publisher, Brisk Mobile is working to help US-based game developers like YETi CGI succeed in the ever competitive mobile game market. It is not by chance that Brisk finds itself in the position of supporting US-based start-ups: timing, location and a storied past have helped to build an impressive publishing platform.
Independent developer Simon Louchart announced that Web App Rater has just named Chess Trainer 2.0 the “Best Training App for Beginners and Professionals”. This recognition comes with the release of the new “Learn” section of the app. Chess Trainer helps you to understand the basics of the game and helps you to progress in a fun way. Learn the strategic principles behind the right moves. Improve your tactical play with more than 2500 tactic puzzles, ordered by theme and difficulty.
UK based indie game developer, Vivid Games today introduces Ski Jumping Pro 1.0, its newest game title for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Ski Jumping Pro has been designed to accurately recreate the extreme winter sport through an immersive first person perspective. Compete in a season of 62 events across 32 venues! This new version includes advanced new graphics, exciting new courses and play modes, plus the ability to extensively upgrade and personalise your skier.
Swedish based developer, Netviking AB today announces Physics Ball Simulator 1.7 for iOS, an update to its physics puzzle game, based on a real-time physical simulator that computes forces and friction in real-time. Improve your thinking skills! In this innovative labyrinth game, players position objects to get the ball to the goal. Physics Ball Simulator features 40 levels with Game Center support. A universal app, and optimized for iPhone 5, version 1.7 has been extended with 10 new levels.
Indie developer James Hollender has special pricing for iNutrients & Life Inventory, and other iOS apps during MacWorld. The iNutrients app provides lightning fast access to the entire USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference for 10 nutrients; and the Life Inventory apps aallow the user to learn more about themselves than ever thought possible and at only a small fraction the cost of a single visit to a therapist.
Chimp Studios today introduces Print Selection 1.0 for OS X. Accessible from the menu bar, the dock, or the Services menu, Print Selection provides a solution for users seeking to print snippets from webpages, emails, and documents. The printing utility can either display a window where users can edit snippets before printing or immediately show the standard print dialog. The OS X Services integration allows Print Selection to serve users even when it is not running.
Czech based developer, Flow Studio today introduces Sortee 1.1, their new casual game for iOS devices. Sortee is a fast-paced arcade / puzzle game that makes you think deeply about objects and their meanings. As everyday items fly by, players must sort them into the correct bins based on criteria such as color, material, usage, and many others. The sorting starts out easy. But as the pace and complexity picks up, Sortee goes from a simple diversion to a devious test of dexterity and brainpower.
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.