Archive | November 15, 2012

New iPad Acrylic Promotional Display Stand from newMacgadgets

15 Nov

Just introduced from newMacgadgets, the new iPad Promotional Display turns the iPad 2, 3 and the new iPad 4 into a powerful marketing tool for companies and organizations looking to advertise their products and services. The iPad Promotional Display is an all acrylic base that secures to the counter-top with tamper-proof screws or clear mounting adhesive. The clear acrylic base stands up the iPad in the landscape position and secures it in place with an outer-frame and tamper-proof screws.

Sweeter Rhythm Acquires Viewfinder; Ships Version 1.2

15 Nov

Sweeter Rhythm LLC has acquired Viewfinder from Connected Flow, Ltd. Viewfinder simplifies the process of searching and downloading licensed content from Flickr. Following the acquisition, version 1.2 of Viewfinder for Mac was released. The app searches Flickr’s over six billion photos in a snap to bring the images needed. Users can search tags, titles and descriptions and sort by most interesting, relevant or recent. Viewfinder has built-in integrations with Desktop Pictures and Keynote.

Best Apps For Kids Presents Penelope

15 Nov

Dubbed an approduction by its developers, Penelope is the first work based on the manuscripts and music of transmedia author Cornelius Addison. The app has been constructed in Berlin with the involvement of master animators, illustrators, musicians and programmers. An innovative debut from the Addison’s Tales Digital Book Label, the app was developed especially for mobile devices. It includes original music, animations and a dash of interactivity for a very new kind of storytelling experience.

Vodio App Adds New Search and Facebook, Twitter and YouTube Channels

15 Nov

California based Vodio today announces Vodio Video Magazine 2.1.0, an update to its top-rated personalized video discovery app for iOS. Vodio Video Magazine allows users to create video channels around any topic that may interest them. Version 2.1.0 introduces new search functionality, and users can now to convert Facebook or Twitter pages into a video channel, and add video channels directly from YouTube. These updates further expand Vodio’s efforts to become a complete social digest tool.

New Jolly Jingle App by Hompimplay Helps Kids Learn Christmas Carols

15 Nov

Hompimplay is announcing the release of Jolly Jingle for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Jolly Jingle is a fresh, exciting and educative new game for children that arouse the Christmas spirit. It helps parents teach their children the greatest Christmas carols of all times. As children cheerfully sing along, they can click on magical objects that reveal hidden surprises and explore a world of Christmas magic.

ABBYY CopyTranslate Quickly Translates Text within Any App on iPhone

15 Nov

ABBYY CopyTranslate 1.0 is a handy utility for Apple mobile devices that can translate texts directly in the application users are currently using on thier iPhone, iPad or iPod. Whether they are composing a message, reading a book or a website article, users get translations instantly without the need to leave or close current tasks, or spend any effort on manual typing.

Real Boxing Delivers a Knockout Punch on the App Store

15 Nov

Independent Game Developer Vivid Games introduces Real Boxing 1.0, their highly anticipated new game exclusively for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Real Boxing is an ultra-realistic boxing game featuring lifelike graphics powered by the Unreal Engine as well as extensive motion capture from professional boxers. The game also introduces the V-Motion Gesture Control System in which the player controls the action on screen using real punches that are detected via the device’s camera.

Do You Have A Child Or Family Member Worried About Maya Calendar Ending?

15 Nov

Maya Scholar Dr. Mark Van Stone Thursday announced that beginning Nov. 21 and running until Dec. 21, daily emails, texts and web postings will be available to highlight and debunk the many myths that have been perpetuated about the upcoming end of the Maya calendar in 36 days. Dr. Van Stone has released the most extensive book for iPad on the 2012 Maya predictions, called 2012: Science & Prophecy of the Ancient Maya.

A Christmas Carol by Secret Attic for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch

15 Nov

Following on from the success and glowing reviews of Oliver Twist, Secret Attic are delighted to announce the release of A Christmas Carol 1.0, the second in a unique series of read and play interactive story books, available now for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Hear the story of Ebenezer Scrooge as it is beautifully narrated by Emma Messenger or read the child-friendly text. Interact with the characters, solve the puzzles, and revel in the warmth of this spirited interactive book.

Dream of Pixels: Beautiful Falling Blocks Puzzle Game – In Reverse!

15 Nov

Slovenia based independent game development studio Dawn of Play announces the release of Dream of Pixels – a beautiful falling blocks puzzle game, in reverse – available now as a universal app for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch at a special 66% off launch price to celebrate the release. A brilliant twist on the old classic – unpack tetromino blocks instead of the usual packing. Tap on the mesmerizing grid to unpack tetrominos and watch them spin, rotate and fall.