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BGCJ Productions LLC announced WillCrafter 1.1 for iPad. The app simplifies estate planning to three easy steps: first, by completing My Records, a comprehensive locater list, users organize and inventory what they own; second, users use information from the My Records form to complete a Do-It-Yourself Will, which can be modified and tailored to fit most estate plans; and finally, users benefit as they read a Cliff Notes manual on wills, trusts, probate, guardianships, death taxes, and more.
CodeLathe, the leader in Personal Cloud software and services, announced a major update to its Tonido personal cloud server and iPhone/iPad app that will help families automatically organize and catalogue their personal photos, music and videos. Tonido 5.0.1 lets individuals watch videos, listen to music, see photos and open documents that are stored on their computer, right from their mobile iOS device. Users can share their personal media without worrying about data privacy and security.
Karelia Software released Sandvox 2.8, a significant update to its award-winning website building software for Mac. Sandvox 2.8 can optimize website image content for viewing on Retina displays. Sandvox 2.8 also introduces two new designs, new LinkedIn and Pinterest sharing buttons, a new social media sharing bar and much more. The app includes two new, clean, flexible, modern design options, offering left or right sidebars that work exceptionally well for showcasing photographs and galleries.
Creaceed announced the release of Prizmo 2 for iPhone and iPad on the App Store worldwide. Prizmo 2 is now a universal application, with a user interface specifically designed for each device. Prizmo comes with iCloud support for work-in-progress documents. Prizmo, with this new version, has now become a valuable tool for the visually-impaired and the blind as we paid particular attention to improving its accessibility.
EditShare has announced the availability of Field 2, its next-generation portable shared storage solution with integrated asset management. The turnkey platform includes file ingest, advanced project sharing/bin locking, and archiving capabilities in an all-in-one, high-performance and rugged chassis. Ideal for on-location shoots, ENG trucks and remote offices, the new Field 2 is durable, light and compact, meeting the most stringent airline carry-on regulations.
For nature lovers on a budget, Peterson Birds Pocket Edition 1.0 helps solve that perennial problem: 'What's that bird?' without needing to carry around a bag load of heavy books. The app gives users details on over 800 North American birds, from the best-selling Peterson Field Guide to Birds of North America book, with illustrations, maps, details, bird songs, lists, search and more. Peterson Birds Pocket Edition is from the developer of the award-winning app, Peterson Birds of North America.
When an emergency occurs and seconds count, people around the world can now make a difference with echo112 v.1.1, a lifesaving app for iPhone and Android devices. Field-tested by Swiss emergency services for two years, echo112 is now available free from MobileMed, developer of medical apps. In case of emergency, users activate the app by pressing the SOS button. Using GPS tracking, echo112 quickly locates the mobile device and transmits its coordinates directly to emergency dispatch operators.
Blocks Rock, LLC has introduced Blocks Rock! 1.0.1, their new geometric shape building game for iOS devices. Initially created as a table-top game by a team of middle school students from Wilbraham & Monson Academy, Blocks Rock! transitions into the app space with the launch of the game for iOS. Suitable for ages 5 and up but fun for all ages, the Blocks Rock app involves color and shape identification, visual perception structure coordination and computation to exercise the young imagination.
Fan Studio announced TrafficVille 3D 1.1, a new addition to their popular TrafficVille series for iOS. Prevent crashes by tapping the traffic lights. Changing the lights at the wrong moment or not paying attention to the Firetruck can throw this puzzle game into chaos. As you progress through the levels the traffic lights become time controlled and do not stay Red for more than 7 seconds. Version 1.1 improves performances on older devices and introduces a new Apocalyptic Bonus - Meteor Shower.
Independent iOS developer, Ryan Nystrom has introduced Poetreat - Quick and simple bites of poetry 1.0.0 for iOS, an app to assist in writing structured poetry. Available for free, the app is a poetry text editor and rhyme assistant for English users of all ages. As the user types, syllable counters appear to identify how many syllables there are per line. After the first line has been written, the app finds a list of rhyming words to help complete the next line of the poem.
According to the World Health Organisation, more than 270,000 pedestrians die each year on the world's roads. As the UN tries to raise awareness for pedestrian safety with the global Road Safety Week, a new app has taken up the call with a worthy mission: to get people home safely. With just a few clicks, Thumbln 1.0 quickly connects trusted family and friends to help people get home safe and sound. Thumbln has been designed from the ground up to protect users' safety, security and privacy.
CastleAbra Studios has announced CastleAbra, its new and upcoming adventure game. Coming this summer to Windows, Mac OS, iOS and Android, CastleAbra is an old-fashioned adventure game. CastleAbra has all the nostalgic trappings of the great adventure games of yesteryear. In development for over 3 years, the game is a massive, first person point and clicker that features dozens of rooms filled with monsters and a cast of characters embroiled in a dark comedic love story.
Independent developer Yaroslav Konov has announced StarSphere 1.1 for iOS, his updated innovative platformer set in outer space. The ultra-challenging new game is different from most other entries in this genre. Played against the black background of space, most neon-string platforms are vibrating, and they transfer added momentum to the sphere when it lands, enabling long periods of continuous jumping. Also unusual is that players must successfully traverse both vertical and horizontal mazes.
Huck LLC has introduced SympTracker 1.0 for iOS, its free medical app that lets users track and manage outbreaks of cold sores and fever blisters. These lip infections are caused by the herpes simplex virus, and the app lets users record the details of each incident, including locations, symptoms, triggers and treatments. SympTracker analyzes these incident details to create a Summary, including average severity and frequency that tracks the effectiveness of treatments and preventive measures.
The Weight Loss Alarm Clock 1.1 is a new generation, science based, sleep phase alarm clock, which does not require wristband sensors, acoustic sensors or headbands. Serving as an aid that helps people become slim while they are sleeping, The Weight Loss Alarm Clock is attuned to a person and readjusts to a person's wake-up needs. This new weight loss alarm clock app developed by neuro-scientists (patent pending) reduces Cortisol, stress and overweight.
Kidaptive has announced the launch of Parent's Pad, the most comprehensive assessment and feedback tool for parents to guide their child's learning. Available through Kidaptive's iPad app, Leo's Pad: Preschool Kids Learning Series, Parent's Pad will provide extensive feedback on learning for over 70 learning dimensions. Parent's Pad will allow a parent to see their child's progress not only in pre-literacy and math skills, but also in cognitive, emotional, and social functions.
iThinkdiff has announced Spanish Dictionary 8.0 an update to their popular bidirectional dictionary app for iOS devices. With Spanish Dictionary, users can search both Spanish and English words, by simply changing the keyboard. This dictionary features a large database for English and Spanish words. Version 8.0 introduces a totally redesigned user-friendly interface, with access to everything. The new Gestures feature makes doing tasks easier, by sliding the window.
ABBYY has announced the availability of the newest version of ABBYY FineScanner for iOS, a handy application to quickly scan images and text using the Apple iPhone. Speedy and extremely easy-to-use. Based on the next generation of ABBYY's own technology for advanced image processing on mobile platforms, FineScanner 2.0 sets a new benchmark for scanning capabilities and delivers high-resolution results for a diversity of printed and hand-written sources.
iconsBerlin kicks off its spring campaign for app developers by offering its iPhone and iPad tab bar icons at a 59% discount for the 588 icon set for a limited time. The icon collection is divided into 31 categories, the assignment of the division resembles the App Store. This full set of icons support high resolution retina display of the iPhone 4, iPhone 5 & the new iPad in a size of 60 x 60 pixels. App developers will also get all icons from the collection in the size of 30 x 30 pixels.
Pixy Interactive has introduces The Castle of Nightmares 1.1, their new interactive storybook for iPad devices. The Castle of Nightmares is a new, original story about the eternal struggle between good and evil wrapped in a shiny polished interactive package brimming with mystery. Resembling a traditional storybook, this book is spread over 49 pages, 45 of which are illustrated and interactive, including professional artwork, atmospheric background music, sound effects and more.