Philadelphia based mobile productivity startup, AstralPad today introduces its iPad app that lets business users create professional office documents, and discuss them with their colleagues in real-time. AstralPad Office Collaboration 1.0 combines a full-featured Office productivity suite with the ability to work on multiple documents simultaneously, and share rich content across documents. It also integrates its Office features with live screen-sharing and video calling, in the same app.
Austin based Mother Tucker, LLC announces Craigly – Premium Edition 1.9.3, their popular Craigslist multi-location search for iOS. Craigly gives users multiple views of their search results including an images text view, a thumbnail-only view, a full-screen image-only view and a Google Map view with images. Craigly features excellent account management, and an Offline Mode to view search history when no connection is available. Version 1.9.3 introduces multitasking support.
Virginia based Hunter Research and Technology today announced version 1.1.1 of its popular iPad weather app Wx, which was named a 2009 Mac Gem by Macworld magazine. Wx displays current conditions, forecasts, alerts, and radar for U.S. locations using high fidelity XML data from the National Weather Service. Designed for both serious weather watchers and casual users alike, Wx offers detailed information and facts in a fast, clean, and functional weather app.
Boston based Dear Panda LLC has released CourseNotes 2.1 for iPad, the premiere note taking app for students who want to stay organized and collaborate with classmates, educators and groups. CourseNotes 2.1, in conjunction with the release of iOS 4.2, adds brand new features like calendar integration and over-the-air printing that will give students the ability to stay better organized and reference their notes faster than ever.
AppGeneration today announces Nradar Europe Pro 1.0 for iPhone 3G, 3GS, and iPhone 4. With a smarter approach to radar warnings, Nradar gives you the most complete and up-to-date radar app on the iPhone marketplace, including Text-to-Speech, and multitasking functions allowing you to run your favorite third-party apps in the background. Select your settings for fixed/mobile radars, and traffic lights, warnings based on sound, vibration, and flashing, as well as preferred distances for warnings.
California based Energize Software releases Halloween Experience 3.0, an update to the multi-game Halloween themed entertainment program for the iPhone and iPod touch. While listening to haunting music, carve a pumpkin, play spooky hangman, solve a puzzle, and tilt your device in one of eight directions to hear different scary sounds. New in V3.0 is the ability to schedule scary sounds to be played within a 24 hour period even if the app is not active or your device is asleep.
Kevin Ng Games has announced a reduced the price for WordCrasher, his popular tactile physics-based word iPhone game. Featuring two gameplay modes, one of the key innovations which WordCrasher brings to the word game genre is the tracking of every new word the player enters. The latest version also brings multitasking to iOS 4 devices, and online leaderboards have been upgraded to include options for viewing daily and weekly stats.