Today rapidrabbit announces Hot App Finder 1.1 for iOS, their free app that lists both the 100 hottest free and hottest paid apps in each of the App Store’s 21 Categories. Hot App Finder uses a proprietary algorithm to find those apps whose sales show the highest rate of increase. Users can scroll through all the hottest apps updated 4x daily, instantly view the full App Store description plus screen shots without leaving the app, or follow the link to the App Store to download the selected app.
Cubic Frog Apps announces Gel Mania 2.0 for iOS, their accelerometer-based, one-touch game featured by Apple in New and Noteworthy and What’s Hot. A jiggling 3D mass of colored gel falls and settles at the bottom of the screen. Players can tilt the screen to move the gel left and right, and can quickly turn it red, green, blue, or yellow using the four buttons at the bottom, scoring points each time it eats a matching colored gel from above. The game features two more play modes and 100 Levels.
NxtApp – iPhone Brain Gym – was recently featured in the “What’s Hot” section of iTunes, in the Educational Games category. NxtApp exercises the brain while having lots of fun with numbers. It’s a fun and addictive way to increase gamer’s IQ, strengthen his/her insight, focus the scanning skills, improve pattern recognition and refresh years of math lessons. NxtApp features a scaling difficulty level that increases as the gamer progresses in this educational and addictive game.
Independent app developer Chris Oxley today releases Marshi Go! Episode 1: The Meadow 1.0 for iOS. Marshi GO! is a highly addictive platform game aimed at the entire family from the young to the old. For added replay ability there are over 40 achievements to collect and a leader board. Fantastic sounds and Retina display compatible graphics are at the heart of Marshi GO! from catchy background music to the vivid artwork, Mashi GO! is not one to miss.
Seattle-based Left Coast Logic releases SmartPlans 2, the iPad version of their category-leading creative Task and Project planning tool for individuals, students, and small businesses. Just create a new Project, fill it with some tasks, and flip the iPad sideways to see how long it will take. The new version runs on both iPhone and iPad, and synchronizes data with Toodledo. This allows users to share their tasks with the company’s other productivity apps.
Murtha Design Inc. today announced that Apple has featured Unnecessary Censorship, its one-of-a-kind video editing App for iOS. Unnecessary Censorship allows you to bleep, pixelate and censor video of your friends, family, pets, or anyone you wish to give the illusion that they swore or did something inappropriate. Share it on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Email, iPhoto Export, or iTunes File Sharing. Convert ordinary video into suggestive video by creatively censoring video unnecessarily.
California based MochiBits today announces SwipeTapTap Lite for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. is a fast-paced gesture game where you must quickly eliminate orbs with 6 simple finger movements. STT Lite challenges gamers of all ages and types with its 2 different game modes. Classic mode allows you to race against the moving flow of orbs. Eliminate the orbs before they reach the other end of your screen. Progress your way through the levels as the speed and number of gestures increase.
Austin based CosMind & Blue today announces Cow Trouble 1.021, an update to their fun video game for iOS devices. Farmer Diddle’s Cows got stuck in the clouds, and now the Superstars can’t get milk. It’s up to you, with an arsenal of Balls, to bop, thump, thwack, tip, and tumble those Cows back down to the ground. Each Ball at your disposal has a unique and incredible super power. 50 stages to test your Cow tipping prowess; can you win the Gold Medal on every single stage?
The Outsource Cafe announces Arizona & New Mexico Hot Springs 2.2 for iPhone and iPod touch. Spanning the Grand Canyon in Arizona to the Gila Cave Dwellings in New Mexico, this guide covers hot springs located in the most visually stunning and culturally ancient settings of North America. From pristine springs on Apache Reservations to the boutique spa scene in quirky Truth or Consequences, you can pick from hard-core wilderness excursions to pampering Santa Fe spas.
MySocialMania, a social media management app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch that was a recently named “What’s Hot” in the app store in the Social Networking category, is getting rave reviews around the web. From MarketingProfs to SocialMediaWorld and even TechTools4Mom, sites love the ease of updating all your social networking site from one easy portal. For a limited time, you may be one of ten lucky winner who get to check out this hot app for free with MySocialMania’s first online contest.
Libero Spagnolini today announces that Apple has featured FaceMan in iTunes “What’s Hot” Photography across 15 countries. Based on a streamlined and super easy to use interface, FaceMan sports 20 incredible effects, and pushes the graphics limits of what is possible on a mobile device. Supporting its own built-in video and photo album, each effect can be adjusted with a slider, providing infinite ways to tweak your effect. Users can easily share to Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and email.
Moving Tales’ revolutionary 3D animated storybook App ‘The Pedlar Lady of Gushing Cross’, and their recent release ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’ have both been chosen by iTunes staff in the Interactive Stories section of the iTunes Rewind Hot Trends of 2010 for the iPad. By presenting tales of transformation, truth, drama and humor and leveraging state-of-the-art digital methods, Moving Tales’ establishes a truly original and engaging new world of storytelling.
Just in time for the holidays, newPCgadgets today announces a 3 day sale on their hot selling Smartphone Coasters. This sleek and attractive stainless steel stand compliments any setting to provide an easily accessible base for your phone. The Smartphone Coaster holds most cell phones and Smartphones. With guaranteed delivery before Christmas now is the time to find out why over 10,000 satisfied iPhone owners can’t live without their Smartphone Coaster.
Rod Maxwell’s award-winning children’s film “The Wishing Well”, now a fully interactive iPad app entitled “The Wishing Well Popup Movie and Game” is named “Hot App Of The Week” by MSN’s The Surf Report. “The Wishing Well Popup Movie and Game” includes the “The Wishing Well” film, a popup book, and a game based on the film. Children of all ages can try their luck at tossing coins into the magical well while avoiding the film’s evil mechanical turtles.