Kdan Mobile Software announced today that Animation Desk for iPad has been awarded with App Next 2011 Best Tablet App of the Year by Business Next, a prominent business and technology magazine based in Asia. The judging committee has commended the app for its elegant, intuitive user interface and outstanding visual design. The verdict of the magazine also emphasized the superior quality of Animation Desk for iPad that allows users to create hand drawn animations in an easy and fun manner.
GeoTasker 1.0 is the next generation in “To-Do” apps. GeoTasker reminds users of tasks that need to be completed by setting off an alert when approaching an area where the task is located. It not only knows when and where a task is due, but it knows how it relates to every errand en-route. Find which nearby stores have the product and which store sells it for the cheapest price. Select the locations on any route and discover the shortest path to complete the tasks in the quickest amount of time.
Virginia-based SSA Mobile LLC today announces Color Range 2.0, an update to their popular photo editing application for iOS devices. Featuring two main work modes, Color Range allows users to modify the color range of an image and achieve extremely stylish and eye-catching effects with any photo. Version 2.0 is a universal application, and has been completely rewritten on a new graphics engine to allow real time preview of all changes you apply to your photo.
XLabz Technologies introduces GeoSocials 1.0, their highly anticipated location based social game for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. Based on the principles of gamification, GeoSocials is a real-time, location based social game played in and around one’s location. Here, players can earn virtual and sometimes real rewards that boost their standing within the game’s landscape. Think of it like a social game layer built atop the real world.
New Jersey based Code Hero Games today announces the release of Online Sniper League for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This arcade style shooting game throws players behind the scope, challenging them to eliminate enemy agents from afar as quickly and accurately as they can. Shot for shot, Online Sniper League blends strategic gameplay, classic sniping game dynamics, and a unique cartoon aesthetic to deliver a truly enthralling mobile gaming experience to iOS users.
TouchGEN have released the next issue of their iPad magazine, devoted to gaming on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices. This first, full edition features over 40 game and gear reviews, as well as features, commentaries and interviews. Best of all it’s completely free. Features in this issue include; Exclusive previews of upcoming games, The Making of Order and Chaos, Round-up of Gear for Your iPad, Pimp Your Pad, and many game reviews.
Zikera is pleased to announce that their highly successful iPhone music app, Groove, is now available as a public beta for the iPad. Groove is an app that helps music lovers rediscover their music library and enjoy their music in a whole new way. The app has been completely redesigned for the iPad and has all the great features that users love about Groove for iPhone and also adds unique new ways of interacting with their music on the large iPad screen.
Bad Men Studios today announced that Chalk Buster 1.01 will be free for two weeks from now before the new update kicks in to the App Store. Chalk Buster is a physics based puzzle game with one touch control. Featuring 40 Levels of fun and unique gameplay with 20 new levels coming every month, Chalk Buster provides hours of gameplay, challenging physics based puzzle with lots of replay value.
i.Business Magazine to interview Guy Kawasaki. His Thoughts on how the iPhone and iPad will Impact Business Practices in our next issue #5. As a former Apple insider he will give us expert insight into how the iPad and iPhone will improve current business practices as opposed to Windows. Guy is a Silicone Valley venture capitalist as a founding partner of Garage Technology Ventures. He is also the co-founder of Alltop and the author of ten books.
Macedonia based Seavus DOOEL has today announced the successful recent update of DropMind for the iPad. A mobile reincarnation of the popular ‘mind mapping’ web application of the same name, the newly released version of this imaginative mobile utility offers support for users with iPad devices running on iOS 4.2. This application allows users to visually capture, organize, and store their ideas on the go.
Tel-Aviv based Cleversome Ltd today proudly announces 3do 1.0.0, their new 3d reminders app for iPhone and iPod touch. In 3do, tasks are represented with 4 faced cubes in a 3d perspective view, with specific controls for reminders on each face. Users can rotate the cubes to interact with different aspects of setting a reminder, thus eliminating the need to navigate to extra screens, known as Drill Downs. 3do also offers exclusive features in its category and comes in 12 languages.
UK based Eisham Networks has released Qbox Plus 1.2 for iPad. Qbox invites players to solve over 1500 different quotes of wisdom spanning over 3 eras of time and offering hours of game play. The plus version adds improved graphics, longer game play and multiple game modes in various levels of difficulty. With quotes from everyone from Gandhi and Einstein to Confucius and Bierce, adults and children alike will love solving quote puzzles and discovering new words of wisdom.
Dot Next today announces ABC – Magnetic Alphabet 1.3.3 for iPad, an update to their popular classic magnetic board for kids. ABC – Magnetic Alphabet is an ideal tool to help preschool age children become familiar with letters and numbers. In this modern edition aside from letters and numbers there are a large number of symbols, animals, objects and shapes, plus a rich set of special characters used in countries outside the U.S. plus 12 new Easter-themed magnets.
California based MeMap, unveiled today, its iOS app that enables everyone to see which friends are around and what they’re up to, without any hassle. The current generation of location-based social networks make actually seeing your social network difficult and impractical in real time. For everyone who enjoys sharing their location, MeMap is a clean and intuitive way to visualize and post geo-data, while still holding privacy sacred. It offers single tap check-ins.