Indie iOS developer Spielhaus today introduces Pixel Dude: Editor for Pixel Art with Dropbox Support 1.0, a easy-to-use pixel art editor specifically designed for the iPad. Featuring clever color selection tools and useful shortcut gestures, the app lets the user focus on the art of pushing pixels while staying out of the way to make room for the creative mind. Pixel Dude is geared towards developers who seek to create sprites for their games as well as designers and pixel art aficionados.
Independent developer Anh Do announces Writing Kit 1.2, an important update to his robust Markdown editor for iPad devices. Writing Kit helps you write Markdown-formatted documents, export them as Markdown or HTML files and send to Evernote, Facebook, Posterous, Tumblr, and Twitter. Version 1.2 features the ability to select a custom Dropbox folder to sync your files with, and includes numerous bug fixes for the previous versions.
Colorado based Knag Enterprises today introduces Down with Dropbox 1.0, its new utility for iOS. Down with Dropbox serves as a download manager, then uploader that enables users to save, view, and share any downloadable video, picture, document, or music file straight from an iOS device to a Dropbox account. This functionality enables iOS users to experience working from a fully functional and more open cloud structure than iCloud.
Eltima Software releases SyncMate 3.1, new version of their popular sync tool for Mac, and adds iPhone, iPod, iPad, any mounted storage devices and Dropbox account sync. Users of SyncMate 3.1 can sync contacts, calendars, images, videos, Entourage and Mail notes, Folders and Stickies between Mac and any iPhone, iPod touch or iPad (iOS 3 or iOS 4). Users can also mount iOS running devices as Mac disks, view iPhone’s calls history and SMS messages directly on Mac.
Independent developer Anh Do announces Writing Kit 1.1, a major update to his robust Markdown editor for iPad devices. Writing Kit helps you write Markdown-formatted documents, export them as Markdown or HTML files and send to Evernote, Facebook, Posterous, Tumblr, and Twitter. Version 1.1 features Dropbox sync, image uploading to CloudApp directly from the photo library, and a built-in Markdown cheat sheet among other niceties.
Macoscope announces an update to Nozbe ToDo for iOS. All GTD fans know that keeping all your notes and ideas in one place is crucial for your productivity. In Nozbe Apps we know that too and that is why, in just released 1.2 and 2.2 versions, we have added Dropbox integration. Now Nozbe users can access all their projects and context related files instantly. Together with already existing Evernote integration, Nozbe Apps became even more powerful and complex tool for getting things done.
California based Indeeo, Inc. today announces iDraw 1.1, a significant update to the vector illustration application designed specifically for the iPad. With support for vector shapes, brushes, layers, text, images, fully customizable canvas styles and much more, iDraw is the most feature-packed vector illustration application available on the iPad. iDraw 1.1 adds Dropbox integration and SVG import to create a complete solution for exporting to and importing from other vector applications.
Georgia based Escape Velocity Apps today announces Audiolio 1.3.2, the audio bookmarking, recording and note-taking app for iPad. Audiolio is perfect for annotating school lectures, interviews, audio books, and more. It allows you to bookmark locations in all of your audio, and associate notes and images with the bookmarks you create. You can use audio you record in the app itself or select items from your iPod library. Now, you can share your bookmarks with Dropbox.
Readdle today releases PDF Expert for iPad 2.0, major update to its cutting edge application for working with PDF documents. Finally people are able to fill out Static PDF Forms created in Adobe Acrobat on their iPads. All editable elements of the forms like text fields, check boxes, radio buttons and list boxes work as in desktop PDF editor. Additionally PDF Expert for iPad 2.0 introduces two-way sync with Dropbox, iDisk and other cloud storages; printing via AirPrint.
SMEStorage today announced that its unique CloudDav offering has been updated to support WebDav access to DropBox and Google Storage. CloudDav adds a WebDav access layer to any cloud that SMEStorage supports though its Cloud Gateway, even if the underlying Storage Provider does not support WebDav. The service already supported over 10 other Clouds including Amazon S3, Google Docs, and Microsoft SkyDrive.
Readdle today announces ReaddleDocs for iPad 1.7, the latest version of its popular all-in-one document reader. The latest update adds two-way sync with Dropbox, iDisk and other cloud storages, printing via AirPrint and background file transfers on iOS 4.2. Within a single tap the whole folder can be two-way synced to the Dropbox or any WebDAV storage. This new feature comes in handy for updating annotated PDF files on the cloud faster than ever before.
PhatWare Corporation today announces WritePad for iPad 4.2, an update to their advanced handwriting recognition software for iPad devices. WritePad lets users take notes in their own handwriting with an iPad stylus pen or their finger. The state-of-the-art handwriting recognition software will adapt and learn while it is being used, improving the recognition quality overtime. Version 4.2 now allows synchronization of WritePad documents with Dropbox.