Archive | February 18, 2013

VIDEO: LG’s Optimus G Pro Headed to North America in Q2 and Other News You Need to Know

18 Feb

VIDEO: LG’s Optimus G Pro Headed to North America in Q2 and Other News You Need to Know

LG announced it will release the Optimus G Pro in North America in the second quarter of 2013, Apple shows off iPad’s many apps via word-centered ads, and Bungie officially announces its “shared world shooter” game, called De

Flip the Cats on iOS Arrives on the App Store

18 Feb

UK based mobile game studio Kwalee are pleased to announce the arrival of Flip the Cats 2.0 on iOS. Flip the Cats is a turn-based strategy board game available to download from today on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch from the Apple app store. Flip the Cats combines cute cats with strategic gameplay. New features in version 2.0 include: 47 achievements badges to unlock and share on Facebook, Pro Board upgrade, Greatly enhanced social features with better leaderboards, and more.

SUGARfx Subtitles for FCP, Motion, After Effects and Premiere Pro

18 Feb

Boston based Noise Industries adds SUGARfx Subtitles to its family of powerful plugins. SUGARfx Subtitles allows editors to add permanent subtitles to their finished movies in Final Cut Pro, Motion, Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe After Effects. In addition to supporting a wide variety of fonts, the software is capable of handling hundreds of languages, as well as importing several subtitle formats. Easily import text and adjust font, style and color to fit the project’s style perfectly.

New photo perspective with Photo Shaper

18 Feb

Eltima Software has announced the release of their new iPhone app – Photo Shaper. It is a cool alternative to traditional photos you are used to. Photo Shaper creates a round-shape lens photos just like on your OS X login screen and allows adding various backgrounds to spice up the image. The photo can be shared on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or by email.

Maintain releases Cocktail 5.4.1 (Lion Edition)

18 Feb

Maintain has released Cocktail 5.4.1 (Lion Edition), the latest maintenance update for users running OS X Lion 10.7. Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets users clean, repair and optimize their Mac. This version fixes a problem where Cocktail could not change Time Machine backup interval and addresses an issue in which Cocktail failed to restart or shutdown the computer. The update is highly recommended for all users of Cocktail (Lion Edition).

Enhance Profile and Cover Photos with Photo Covers for Facebook for iOS

18 Feb

California based Sprite Labs today announces the release of Photo Covers for Facebook LITE 1.0 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Photo Covers for Facebook lets users create uniquely enhanced Profile and Timeline Cover photos for their accounts in a few simple steps. Offering flexible editing tools and diverse design templates that enable users to beautify their profile and cover photos, the app ensures user’s cover and profile photos stand apart from the crowd in grand fashion with ease.

Make It So Studios Releases Danger Quest! Epic Puzzle Adventure for iOS

18 Feb

Indie mobile game developers Make It So Studios are releasing a new puzzle adventure game Danger Quest! Epic Puzzle Adventure 1.0 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. The game stars Professor Danger, a globe trotting explorer who uses his puzzle solving skills to escape dangerous situations. Basic gameplay involves moving objects around an area to gain access to gold star items and the level’s exit. The app is free to download from iTunes with some levels requiring a small one-time in-app purchase.

The Grocery List Kupi baton! Becomes an Independent Startup

18 Feb

Skript, LLC, the mobile applications development company from Ulyanovsk, detaches the team of its most successful project Kupi baton! and makes it a separate entity, Grocery List – Buy Me a Pie! 2.9.2. Outside Russia and CIS countries Kupi baton! is known as Buy Me a Pie! The main idea of the app is sharing lists among devices through cloud synchronization. The main aim of this detachment is to concentrate the team’s efforts on improving the product and its further worldwide promotion.

Master Spending Habits with Spend Tracker, Personal Finance Simplified

18 Feb

Sydney based development company, Nonsame Apps today introduces Spend Tracker 1.0, its new financial app developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Spend Tracker differentiates itself by offering a tightly focused feature set, high quality design, and ease of use. Set up a personal weekly spending limit and Spend Tracker enables rapid entry of expenses within a user-friendly interface. As your expenses are entered Spend Tracker shows you how much money you have left to spend for the week.

2ManyKids for iPhone – The birthday, name and gift reminder

18 Feb

How many times did you forget your boss’s son’s name, or how old is your nephew once removed? Indie developer Luca Talarico announces 2ManyKids 1.3 for iOS. Now you will be able to remember all the information you need – easily create a database of all your friends, relatives and colleagues’ kids. With just a simple scroll: their names, their ages, their birthdays and what gift you gave them last year. Get advance notice for all the birthdays of your relatives’ and friends’ kids.