Archive | October, 2012

Enjoy Halloween with these Scary iPhone Apps

31 Oct

iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad users can get the wits scared out of them this Halloween with a great selection of top selling apps that are perfect to for this spooky holiday. Find the best apps for ghost, horror, science fiction stories, spooky sound effects, pranks, and real stories by users themselves. Plus, users can check out The Map App Game – Scary Places Edition that will take them to some of the scariest real places around the world. Check a great selection of apps, including free ones.

Anna Returns to Haunt the Mac Platform this November

31 Oct

Anna, a new horror-adventure game has been announced for the Mac. Anna takes players on a puzzle-based hunt through an abandoned and seemingly haunted sawmill in the Italian countryside. With three possible endings, Anna will keep horror fans on the edges of their seats, challenging them with unique physics based puzzles and mysteries, when it releases on Steam and the Mac App Store on Nov 9.

Smart Image Converter on App Store Gets Smarter with Photos and Pictures

31 Oct

Appsoft Studio released an updated Smart Image Converter, the most powerful and efficient batch image converter on the Mac App Store. The application resizes, renames and changes formats of numerous images at blazing-fast speed and maintains high quality of all the pictures at the same time. Updated Smart Image Converter 2.0 now supports additional image import formats and has a completely new user interface and converts hundreds of images just by one click.

The Owl And The Pussycat App Brings Classic Poetry To Children

31 Oct

Kids’ app development company Corky Portwine is pleased to announce the release of The Owl And The Pussycat 1.0, an interactive storybook app for young children. The app is a new illustrated version of Edward Lear’s beloved Victorian-era poem. Featuring animated drawings, original music and full voice-over narration, The Owl And The Pussycat is a wonderful way to teach children the joys of poetry. It is available now for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android, Kindle Fire and NOOK.

ShotList App For Film And Video Makers Gets A Big Boost

31 Oct

Soluble Apps announces ShotList 4.0, a major update to their professional-quality filmmaking scheduling tool for iOS devices. ShotList brings a Production Stripboard system to mobile devices for the first time, allowing the planning and tracking of every scene of a shoot as it happens. The app can be used as a daily To Do list on larger productions. This new version adds printing, full colour schedule updates, xls export, and enhanced detail per shot.

Looney Tunes(TM) Phonics Updated With New Literacy Features

31 Oct

The Looney Tunes Phonics mobile application for iOS now has even more features to help children everywhere improve their reading abilities. Version 1.2.0 is free to download and offers free sample lessons that turn an iPad, iPhone, or iPod into a powerful learning tool. The app leverages the popularity and familiarity of Looney Tunes characters, such as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Taz, Tweety, and many more, to help children boost their reading proficiency levels and phonic skills.

Save Your Money for Taming the Monsters: Exclusive Halloween Bundle

31 Oct

DEVONtechnologies LLC celebrates Halloween with a scarily good bundle of DEVONagent Express and DEVONsphere Express for US $4.95 USD instead of $14.90. DEVONagent Express and DEVONsphere Express are available as exclusive Halloween Bundle until Sunday, November 4, 2012, directly from the DEVONtechnologies homepage. They can be downloaded as free trials from DEVONtechnologies online and can be test-driven for free for 150 hours of non-continuous runtime until they need to be properly licensed.

Special Picture Archiving Applications Released for the iPad

31 Oct

Newpaper announces Illust album 1.0.1 for iOS. This Photo book application can put pictures and music on every page and then keep them on a bookshelf. Unlike other apps that just arrange photos by type, this app can make pictures look more attractive and beautiful. Users can put 5 photos per frame and 50 to 60 pictures into an album. They can also set the mood with music. The app can be used in various ways and is perfect for creating photo albums of family travels, sweet lovers or cute babies.

Spookick 2012 Haunting Macs Everywhere this Halloween

31 Oct

Application Systems Group announces Spookick 1.2.3 for Mac and PC. In the small, dark and eerie town of Spookville, the people are being terrorized by the dead residents of 17 Chester Street. Players must save them from the hell of haunting this Halloween by keeping the ghosts amused with the one thing they love the most – a good game of pumpkin passing. Players use a bat to flip pumpkins to the ghostly gang and click on the letter-stealing spirits that help spell out a spooky theme.

American Presidential Election 2012: cast your vote and have fun

31 Oct

High Ranking Apps announces the release and availability of the entertaining app Obama vs. Romney: American Presidential Election 2012 1.0 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The application is a new way to practice democracy worldwide and participate in the American Presidential Election 2012. Users can follow latest news, hold their own mock elections and put their skills to the test by casting votes for candidates or swinging the votes in case they’ve changed their mind.