iStoryTime, the largest library of mobile children’s book Apps, today announces a $2 million Series A investment. The investment allows the company to quickly expand their domestic and international library of 100 plus books in 80 countries. The investment allows the company to expand distribution of the content to additional mobile platforms. The investment finalizes the merger between Santa Barbara-based FrogDogMedia and Germany’s zuuka GmbH which have combined under the zuuka Group name.
iStoryTime today introduces The Smurfs Movie Storybook 1.0, their new children’s storybook app for iOS devices. The Smurfs storybook follows the magical little creatures Papa Smurf, Grouchy, Brainy, Clumsy, Gutsy, and Smurfette on their exciting and unimaginable journey to a faraway land called New York City. Following the original movie storyline, it gives fans a Smurfy sneak peek of exclusive images and voiceovers from the film prior to its U.S. debut on July 29, 2011.
iStoryTime today launched the Transformers Dark of the Moon Mix & Match storybook available immediately on Apple’s iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Fans can use their imaginations to create over 200 different reading adventures between the Heroic Autobots and Evil Decepticons before the premiere of the theatrical film directed by Michael Bay, which will release on June 29, 2011.
iStoryTime, the largest library of mobile children’s book applications, today launched the Zany ABC Flip Flap – Children’s Book and Snugly ABC Flip Flap – Children’s Book apps from the well known Esslinger publishing house that put an entertaining twist on helping children learn their ABCs and expand their vocabulary. Available for iPhone and iPad, the educational apps make learning fun with such mix and match possibilities as Knobbly Wobbly Worm and Kissable Hyperactive Tiger.
zuuka, the world’s largest publisher of mobile children’s book applications, has launched the Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook for iPhone and iPad via its publishing label iStoryTime. Following the original plot of Kung Fu Panda 2, the movie storybook also contains a bonus feature entitled Create-A-Scene which is a digital sticker book with your favorite characters from Kung Fu Panda 2. The app is the only way to get a sneak peek of images and audio from the film before its debut on May 26, 2011.
zuuka, the world’s largest publisher of mobile children’s book applications through its iStoryTime label, announced that the TOON Books are now available as a free download for iPhone and iPad. Available in the Education category, TOON Books are the first high-quality comics designed for children ages four and up and include Silly Lilly and the Four Seasons, Jack and the Box and Little Mouse Gets Ready.
zuuka, the world’s largest publisher of mobile children’s book applications, launched the Kung Fu Panda 2 storybook for iPhone and iPad via its publishing label iStoryTime. Following the original plot of Kung Fu Panda 2, the movie storybook also contains a bonus feature entitled Create-A-Scene which is a digital sticker book with your favorite characters from Kung Fu Panda 2. The app is the only way to get a sneak peek of images and audio from the film before its debut on May 26, 2011.
zuuka and its successful publishing platform iStoryTime, has been presented with the Editor’s Choice Award for its app The Penguins of Madagascar: Read & Play available on iPad and iPad 2. Announced earlier last week by Children’s Technology Review, the award is for the highest quality children’s products in the interactive media category. Furthermore, it was recognized for being a “no fail” product, worthy of its cost, and its ability to keep children engaged for days at a time.
iStoryTime, a library of narrated children’s books for digital devices, today announced the launch of its latest addition to the company’s vast app catalogue, The Penguins of Madagascar; The Lost Treasure of the Golden Squirrel for iPhone/iPad. iStoryTime brings the adventurous penguins from Madagascar to the convenience of the iPad in this entertaining kid’s book application based on the hit show.
iStoryTime today announces The Penguins of Madagascar; The Lost Treasure of the Golden Squirrel, its latest addition to the company’s vast app catalogue. Based on the hit show, StoryTime brings the adventurous penguins from Madagascar to the convenience of the iPad in this entertaining kid’s book application. Follow Skipper, Kowalski, Rico, and Private as well as King Julien, Maurice and Mort as The New York Zoo’s unearthing of a hundred-year-old time capsule reveals a mysterious key.
California based iStoryTime and Cartoon Network Enterprises today announced a first-time partnership that will bring two of the network’s biggest boy brands, Ben 10 and Bakugan, to the iPhone and iPad. Starting today, fans of Ben 10 can download their favorite characters and stories in Ben 10 Ultimate Alien Science Friction. Additional titles from Ben 10 Alien Force and Ben 10 Ultimate Alien will also be available.
FrogDogMedia and The Jim Henson Company today announces What Do Doozers Do? Fraggle Rock Kids’ Book in the Apple App Store. Based on the award winning TV series Fraggle Rock, this book app features beautiful, classic, hand-drawn illustrations in a fun and entertaining story. Pages can be turned automatically or manually depending on the age and preference of the user. The app also includes highlighted text to help beginning readers make associations between the words they hear and see.
To celebrate the release of their hugely successful apps, California based iStoryTime has just announced a major holiday special offer. This limited time offer gives parents the opportunity to purchase some of iStoryTime’s quality apps, between now and December 17th. iStorytime’s storybook apps are perfectly created to entertain and educate children as well as keep them occupied while on-the-go. Your children will be delighted to receive gifts they can enjoy all year round.
California based iStoryTime today announced My First Day of School 2.1 for iPad and iPhone 4, a book for preschool and kindergarten age children who are preparing for their first day of school. Just in time for school “My First Day of School” helps children overcome separation anxiety. “My First Day of School” is part of the ‘Change is Strange’ series by Ricki Booker, developed to help make life’s changes easier for kids and their parents.