Award-winning developer, L’Escapadou today introduces Word Wizard 1.0 for iOS, their new educational app that fully exploits a text-to-speech engine to help kids learn word building and spelling. Kids can now build any word or sentence using a Movable Alphabet and immediately hear the text they wrote, as well as verify spelling using the built-in spell checker. The app also features fun spelling quizzes including 173 word lists of 10 words each, and the possibility to create custom word lists.
Daniel Jones and Angel Abreu highlight Alone in Forks 1.0 for iOS. Take a journey through locations in and around Forks, La Push and other areas, Download your favorites and visit them every day. Not only can these beautiful photos be used as incredible Wallpaper but also includes an interactive map to help you pin point every single location. Real time location info, so you can compare your current location to any of the locations of the map section.
Softmatic today introduces Cosmic 1.0 for iPhone and iPad. Cosmic bundles a real-time planetarium, and comprehensive sky atlas and star chart printing in a single app. It will not only display over 100,000 stars with detailed backgound info, Cosmic also shows thousands of deep sky objects and our solar system bodies. Cosmic uses the latest OpenGL ES technology for an immersive user experience, a fluid and responsive interface, and a stunningly beautiful, yet astronomically correct display.
Texas based Moonchaser Software today announces Cartouche 2.0 for iPad and iPhone. Cartouche challenges the user to manipulate columns of hieroglyphs into lines of three or more. Once completed, the lines of glyphs will disappear and the remaining glyphs will fall under gravity, and may create new lines. As glyphs are removed from the board, the speed of descent for new columns increases. The game ends when any glyph lands “above” the play area.
Mindwarm Incorporated today released Swip 4.01 for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch users looking for a faster, easier way to share contact information. This universal app offers in-person, group contact exchange using WiFi and Bluetooth peer-to-peer technology. Swip has WYSIWYG formatting so you see exactly what information you share. Photos and notes can also be shared. Users have the option of time and location stamping each exchange. Swip is more than Bump without the shake.
Impara GmbH today announces Parcours.robo 1.1, an update to their industrial robot obstacle course game for iOS, was ranked 83rd in iPad app sales, 23rd in games, and 1st in France! Player created stacks of 5 punch cards, which provide stepwise control of turning and movement, are executed each round. Robots must move around walls, negotiate conveyor belts, ride rotating floor discs, and avoid lasers and crushers to exit. On the iPhone the games is for 1 player; the iPad version allows 2 players