TaleSpring announced today their August promotion of one free demo video with each ebook published through the TaleSpring platform. TaleSpring is an easy-to-use, online platform for anyone with a story to tell. Independent authors use TaleSpring to create interactive, animated ebooks for the iPad and iPhone. To help them market their book apps, each author who publishes in August will receive a free demo video of their ebook that will be available in the TaleSpring YouTube channel.
Independent software developers Francesco Chessari and Nicola Pacini have released Stamp Art Fever 8.0, an update to their popular simulation game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. In Stamp Art Fever you trade and collect artistic stamps, manage your Gallery, compete against players of over the world for the most valuable collection. Version 8.0 brings 70 new stamps to collect. In addition until 1th August the PRO version of the game will be in a Free offer.
The Pragmatic Studio announces two more offerings of their popular iPhone/iPad Programming course: August 22-25 in Denver, CO and October 24-27 in Reston, VA. In this 4-day, hands-on training course you’ll learn how to effectively use the latest version of the iOS SDK to turn your idea into a solid app. If you’re a programmer looking to get into iOS development, or you’ve started building an app and need help putting all the pieces together, then this is the course for you.
MacTalk co-founder and editor, Anthony Agius, has announced his first post-MacTalk project, after deciding to sell MacTalk in early March. One More Thing is an iOS developer conference being held in Melbourne, on the 13th of August, 2011. It will showcase Australia’s leading independent iOS developers, giving attendees an opportunity to learn from their stories, and apply them to their own App Store careers.
Affle today announced that Kyle Nicole Jones from California, is the August winner of its Pinch Global Contest. Kyle walks away with a 32GB iPad. Kyle’s husband, also a user of Pinch iMessenger, was in the fray with a high rank in the global leader-board. Pinch iMessenger features built-in location based social networking functionalities, providing an easy to play leader-board style contests, cool map views, directions, Facebook, Twitter integration updates on journeys made and miles traveled.