Archive | June 4, 2013

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: New BlackBerry With Keyboard to Hit US Stores

4 Jun

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: New BlackBerry With Keyboard to Hit US Stores

New BlackBerry with keyboard to hit US stores. Cubans try out new public Internet centers. Viacom Strikes Deal With Amazon to Stream Children’s Shows

New Lens Flare Plugins for Final Cut Pro X Released by FxFactory

4 Jun

Noise Industries offers SUGARfx Xflare through its plugin platform FxFactory. What was once an undesired side effect from sunrays filtering through lenses is now a widely popular look. The powerful plugin, designed exclusively for use with Final Cut Pro X, lets editors add completely customizable lens flare effects to footage. Users can achieve the desired look within just a few seconds by selecting one of the many presets and dropping it onto the clip like any other effect.

VIDEO: CNET News – IPhone, HTC, Google, Department of Justice, Sprint

4 Jun

VIDEO: CNET News – IPhone, HTC, Google, Department of Justice, Sprint

Apple will repair cracked iPhone 5 display, but it will cost some money . The wide world of Windows Phone 8 handsets . Chrome for iOS finally finds its voice. Here’s the Justice Department’s case against Apple. Sprint: Dish’s offer to buy Clearwire violates state law

Count Dracu and Friends Teaches Kids About Embracing Diversity

4 Jun

Independent developer Popcorn Grenade today announces that it’s recently released Count Dracu and Friends 2.0 is capturing the hearts and imaginations of parents and curious children in their early stages of learning from all over the world. The app has received rave reviews from parents, furthering it’s mission to teach young children about the importance of diversity and embracing friends of all different sizes, cultures and ethnicities.

Tayasui Sketches Empowers Everyone To Become Artists

4 Jun

New app Tayasui Sketches 1.2, from Paris-based development firm Tayasui, features an elegantly beautiful Zen-like UI and stunningly realistic brushes, where the pressure, angle, width and responsiveness of each stroke changes depending on the speed and angle of the line drawn. Great tools make great drawings and, inspired by the vision behind the globally-acclaimed kids drawing app Drawing with Carl, Tayasui Sketches is a powerful app anyone can use.

Croco Studio Offers Free Game Apps for Kids

4 Jun

Croco Studio, the new enthusiastic team of parent developers behind the recently launched Kids’ First Cube Puzzle 1.01, is offering their initial three apps to all the young creative crocs out there for Free. The fun and educational apps include Kids’ First Cube Puzzle 1.01, Shape Sorter 1.0 and Sort and Stack 1.01. In their commitment to create wonderful digital learning tools for kids, the team at Croco Studio will keep the apps free until they reach 10,000 downloads each.

Exploding Fat Heads App

4 Jun

IIndie developer Tania Moise today introduces Exploding Fat Heads App 1.1, the new game title for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Exploding Fat Heads App is about flicking food in Fat Head’s mouth. Players watch him turn into an expanding, bald, pimple face and hear lots of burps and farts along the way, until his face explodes. Players have limited time to flick food in the mouth of Fat Heads to watch them explode. As players progress, there are more faces to explode to get to the next stage.

Battlefront.com and Aniway Sign Publishing Deal on Assault Wave for iOS

4 Jun

Developer and publisher Battlefront.com Inc. and Finnish game developer Aniway are very proud to announce an exclusive publishing deal of Assault Wave game for iPad, to be released in the summer of 2013. Assault Wave is a real time World War II themed tactical action game. The game has single player campaigns and battles initially for USA and Germany, and both online and on same device multiplayer modes.

All Aboard! Zombies and Trains is Now Free on the App Store

4 Jun

Norwegian indie game developer, Dragonhead Games today announced that their latest title, Zombies & Trains! 1.31, is now available for free on the App Store for both iPhone and iPad. Zombies & Trains challenges players to defend against the undead menace using the ultimate death machine on wheels: Trains! With four game modes and simple controls, blast through waves of zombies with powerful iron engines, and add to the havoc with a number of devastating power-ups.

App Promo Releases Second Annual App Developer Survey Infographic

4 Jun

App Promo Releases Second Annual App Developer Survey Findings in Infographic “The Little App Developer That Could.” The Survey finds that 81% of developers would not abandon their app despite the same amount not making enough money to support a stand-alone business with their app. The goal of this survey was to shed light on the truth behind mobile app success in an attempt to educate and equip the app developer community with information they can use to better their app as a business.