California based Appbackr today announces its biggest campaign ever for “Cowboys & Aliens: The Kids” app book for the Apple iPhone and iPad. The application is an educational app for children, 3 – 8 years, based on the new Universal movie Cowboys & Aliens. People who fund the app will receive 27% profit as the app sells in iTunes. The money raised in the campaign will support the apps worldwide distribution and the to build out the app for other devices.
Chicago based mobile app developer, Aesop Apps today announced the recent launch of Nightlight + Lullaby Songs & Sleep Sounds for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Built as a combined nightlight and sound-machine, the app provides soft light and soothing sounds to help children fall asleep at night. This app provides over a dozen lullaby songs and sleep sounds, as well as six night light images inspired by Aesop’s Fables. The app is available in nine global languages.
Exposure Media Marketing has made their flagship magazine – asiaSpa India and travel-trade magazine, Selling World Travel available across all major mobile platforms via Magzter. The new association with Magzter will enable readers to read old issues by paying for them individually. Magzter also lets you subscribe to magazines, buy old issues, download and read magazines in off line mode so that you can read on the move where there is no internet.
QuinnScape today announced that within one week of its 6.1 update, Packing Pro peaked at #1 in Italy’s App Store iPad Travel section, and #2 in Canada’s iPhone Travel section. Packing Pro features an extensive, customizable catalog, several handy sample lists that can be used as templates, and unlimited, 100% customizable packing lists. Such great interest is due to version 6.1’s new multi-language support, as well as CSV import-export support, were also added with this update.
California based KidSpring Studio today announced the recent release of Letter & Number Sequencing – Space Aliens 1.00 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices running on iOS 4.2 or later.This mobile learning utility helps kids to interpret and understand basic numbers and the alphabet both symbol by symbol and as full sequences.Using proven educational methods and imaginative design themes, Space Aliens pushes young users to learn these important concepts.
Fort Wayne based Giggle World Productions, LLC today announced the recent update of Giggle Bear for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer will receive a total of $50,000 once the app reaches 500,000 downloads. With every paid download, Giggle World will donate money to support breast cancer research. Giggle Bear is available on iTunes and includes the Giggle World animal creation activity and four different games to play.
Florida based Majorspot, Inc. announces a recent update of Ghostwriter Notes for iPad devices running on iOS 4.3 or later. Blending all the practicality of a notebook with the tech-infused advantages & sheer mobility of the iPad platform, the app allows users to create, store, and share handwritten digital notes anywhere, any time. The newest update was undertaken to add numerous functions including the ability to paste images directly onto note pages, as well as a Notebook Shelf feature.
Andrew Weisblum and Ken Schretzmann among the list of award-winning filmmakers to attend EditFest NY; ACE and Manhattan Edit Workshop host the summer’s most talked about industry event. ACE EditFest NY, co-produced by Manhattan Edit Workshop (Mewshop), will take place at the Director’s Guild of America Theater on West 57th Street in New York City from Friday, June 10 to Saturday, June 11.
California based KidSpring Inc. today introduces Toddler Counting & Alphabet – Dinosaurs 1.0 for iPad devices. Firmly oriented towards encouraging children’s cognitive development, this children oriented educational app helps youngsters to learn the alphabet and master counting up to twenty through their parent’s iPad’s in a way that’s both entertaining and highly engaging. The app brings these fundamental concepts vibrantly to life via easily comprehensible problem solving games.
Mumbai based Synqua Games Ltd. today announces the successful release of Chillingham Manor for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This devilishly entertaining matching puzzle game treats players to a delightfully macabre atmosphere and dynamic competitive gameplay against a vibrant variety of diverse villains. The game is complete with a lengthy, endlessly re-playable campaign that throws gamers into the shoes of a rookie cartoon exorcist through Chillingham Manor.
C2Matrix today introduces iStriker: Rescue & Combat 1.0, their new 3D HD universal shooter game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Featuring 5 missions, 5 big bosses and more, iStriker: Rescue & Combat is a next-generation top down air combat shooter with stunning 3D graphics alongside great original soundtrack, wonderful fullscreen particle effects and creative gameplay. iStriker offers fast-paced action, intense combat and 3 difficulty levels to keep you constantly challenged.
zuuka and its successful publishing platform iStoryTime, has been presented with the Editor’s Choice Award for its app The Penguins of Madagascar: Read & Play available on iPad and iPad 2. Announced earlier last week by Children’s Technology Review, the award is for the highest quality children’s products in the interactive media category. Furthermore, it was recognized for being a “no fail” product, worthy of its cost, and its ability to keep children engaged for days at a time.
Barnes & Noble’s NOOK Developer program has added Ansca Mobile’s Corona SDK as one of the recommended frameworks for development of NOOK Apps on NOOK Color. The move comes at the same time as Barnes & Noble has made a major update to the NOOK Color Reader’s Tablet. Barnes & Noble stated that Corona’s demonstrated ease and speed for developers to create high-performance apps was the reason the company added it as a featured development tool for NOOK Developer users.
Paris based Camila today announces a discount on its popular Sushi & Maki application for a limited time only. Sushi expert Kenji Takeda shows how easy and fun it is to prepare traditional sushi and maki at home. Sushi & Maki provides clear, practical instructions and beautiful photographs to show iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users every step of the recipes. The app includes everything one needs to know to prepare an impressive variety of sushi to serve family and friends.