BeSoft today announces Taxi INT 1.2.1 for iOS, an update to their app that lists more than 1,200 taxi companies throughout the world. Constantly expanding, the database currently includes 15 different countries and more than 100 major cities. In addition to phone numbers and auto-dial, many listings include additional information, such as fares to points of interest and airports. BeSoft is currently developing a multi-lingual website where taxi companies can add themselves to the database.
Izatt today announces MileBug 2.1, an important update to their popular mileage log application for iOS devices. MileBug helps those driving their own vehicles for business, charity, medical, or other reasons receive their reimbursement and/or tax deduction. With version 2.1 MileBug now features GPS Full Path tracking with Map Display allowing editable paths via draggable pins. Simply tap “Start Tracking” and MileBug will drop a pin every time you move more than 1/10 mile.
EdgeMates Capitals, a puzzle matching game to help learn geography, is now available on the iPad. A series of tiles are created that have States/Cities/Countries on each side. The goal is to place the tiles on the game board so that each capital matches up with its State or Country on the connecting edge. Unlike other vocabulary apps, the gameplay is fun on its own. Three versions available for US Capitals, North American Capitals, and World Capitals.
Boinx Software’s live-video production software, BoinxTV, is changing the face of after school activities at the Munich International School. Used during a new after school program called TV News Station, BoinxTV has become a hit with a group of Middle School students who call themselves MIS Live. Gathering together facts, pictures, events, interviews, and information from around the campus, the students write and edit scripts, cut movies and produce their own live TV news program via BoinxTV.
Amsterdam based AssistiveWare today announces that it has partnered with LVI Low Vision International to deliver enhanced access to Mac OS X for people with vision impairments. The result of this collaboration is MagniLink iMax, a magnification and screen reader for Mac OS X. MagniLink iMax provides a perfect companion to LVI’s MagniLink Student portable video magnifier. MagniLink iMax is a program with many useful functions for people with visual impairments.
Renowned publisher, Publications International today introduces iCookbook 1.0, its first digital cookbook for the iPad. Beautifully designed to be the premiere cooking application for everyday cooks, iCookbook is the first in its class to implement hands-free Voice Command, allowing its users to speak simple instructions, which allows for hands-free use of the iPad while they whip up one of the thousands of home-style recipes available on the app.
iFreeje is a mobile application for making really cheap international calls; up to 90 percent cheaper than before. It is possible to make calls to Skype accounts by iFreeje and there is no need to be dependent on Wi-Fi, 3G or other sources of high-speed Internet. iFreeje makes it possible to establish connection even via GPRS. Now it is possible to connect Skype with land line phone – you have never seen something like this.
Australian iPad App developer Light Studios today announces an update to Quick Quote 1.1 for iPad. QuickQuote allows you to create and follow up quotes accurately, quickly and professionally. It is suitable for tradespeople, small business owners, creative industries and media businesses, real estate, retail, consultants, interior decorators, landscapers and more. Version 1.1 offers a new range of international settings for the growing Quick Quote community.
Daniel Amitay today announces Big Brother Camera Security 1.3, an international update to his photo security app for the iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4G. Big Brother allows iDevice owners to receive email notifications whenever someone uses their device without permission. Each notification includes the date and time, GPS location, and two pictures of the perpetrator. The update translates the app into six major international languages.
Top Russian casual game developer Nevosoft announced that My Kingdom for the Princess was awarded as Top SIM/TYCOON game at the second annual Great Game Awards, held by GameHouse. Featuring 4 stages with 12 levels each for 48 levels, My Kingdom for the Princess is an impressive causal game offering lots of hours of entertainment. The judging panel included representatives from leading independent developers across the casual games industry.
The Ukraine-based team of Ivan Karpan and Evgeniy Lebed today introduce GlobeConvert Pro 1.0, an international currency and units converter for the iPad based on their top-rated, free iPhone app of the same name. GlobeConvert Pro features 11 different categories: area, currency, energy, length, power, pressure, speed, temperature, time, volume and weight. The currency converter contains 190+ different currencies, and updates monetary exchange rates minute to minute.