Asgard Studios today announces Wizard’s Castle HD 1.1 for iPad 2, their match and remove game for all ages. The player enters the castle to find that the friendly Wizard has cast a spell and colored, magic balls are raining down from the ceiling. Players match and remove balls by touching groups of two or more balls of the same color, and try to prevent the room from filling up with balls in each three minute round. The Game features 10 levels and Game Center leaderboards and achievements.
ShopSavvy and Longboard Media today announced that they have joined forces to offer highly targeted ad campaigns to major brands and retailers though ShopSavvy’s AdOns platform. AdOns enable advertisers to deliver hyper-relevant, UPC/GPS-targeted messages to mobile consumers at the point of highest purchase intent, as they stand in a retail store with a potential purchase in hand. Longboard Media is the leading Shopping Vertical ad network.
Marware, Inc. and Apps For Children With Special Needs are teaming up to help children by starting the 50 iPads for 50 children with special needs in 50 States campaign. Marware will be donating the first 5 iPads along with 5 Marware prize packs, to be awarded to Special Needs families in Florida, California, New York, Texas and Ohio. Businesses are encouraged to help A4cwsn reach their goal of 50 iPads by visiting their website for more information and donating whatever they can.
The Pixelmator Team unveiled Pixelmator 2.0 today, a major upgrade of the groundbreaking image editing tool that provides everything needed to create, edit, and enhance still images. Pixelmator 2.0, codenamed Chameleon, features drawing tools, Content-Aware technology-based Fill, a Healing Tool, new retouching tools, a Smudge Tool, and more. The new, full-featured and precise drawing tools in Pixelmator allow users to easily add, create and edit vector shapes.
Two Seattle based developers of mobile applications, Benjamin Monnig and Rick Drake, have announced that they are recreating the Microsoft Courier, and have successfully raised initial funding for their project named Tapose. In addition to Monnig and Drake, Tapose is comprised on several previous Microsoft Courier team members who eagerly jumped on board to bring the product back to life. Tapose has quickly gained popularity and is now one of the most anticipated mobile applications for 2011.
Spot Guard Team today introduces Spot Guard 1.0, their new and unique navigation app for iOS devices. Spot Guard will monitor several Spots, which you want to visit and will help you plan and remember to do things on your way home or wherever you go. It will show the remind message with a sound when you arrive near the location. The accuracy of self-locating is similar to GPS, but it uses cell towers and preserves the battery life.
CourseForum Technologies has announced that ProjectForum, a wiki-based collaboration application for small-medium teams, has been updated to version 7.0. This major release provides a substantial user interface facelift, improved theme support, new wiki format tools and more. It is remarkably easy to install on any Mac, yet provides powerful collaboration features for multiple teams in a secure and private environment.
Knowledge Quest, Inc. and iHomeEducator, Inc. have released Wonders of Old Ancient Timeline 4.1, their new app in a new series of educational apps to teach and reinforce history and geography knowledge. Targeted for students 5th grade and up, Wonders of Old Ancient Timeline is a very special primary and secondary level resource and tapestry of ancient events weaved across a beautiful canvas of time which helps children and adults see history in a whole new way.
Award-winning Wertago Team announces ClusterPic, an event pic-sharing iPhone app giving event-goers instant access to all photos taken at their event. ClusterPic will be available for free on all Apple iOS devices after AppStore approval. Sneak previews available for app review sites. In addition to the basic pic-sharing functionality, ClusterPic features Facebook sharing, in-app commenting and liking, and online (web) access of event photos. Never miss a pic again.
Perth-based mum and dad team, Extra Smart Apps today introduces Touch & Discover: Animals 1.0, their new educational iPhone app for kids. Inspired by their 2 year old daughter, Touch & Discover: Animals interactive app teaches toddlers animal names and sounds and promotes visual and auditory development in young children. This app not only helps children learn animal names and sounds, but encourages them to interact and make the same sounds as well.
Discovery and cross-promotion being two of the major challenges app developers face. AppsMarketing,mobi’s core offering is to help independent app developers and development houses promote their apps to the masses and reach the awareness their apps deserve. To give developers an even wider marketing reach, AppsMarketing has now officially added exposure for iPhone Game Apps via The Game Trail app into their marketing offering.
QUByte Interactive today announces Rescue Team 1.0.1, newly updated versions for the iPhone and Rescue Team HD for the iPad. Developed as a strategically minded adventure, this game offers users the chance to navigate a helicopter through a realistic three dimensional environment en route to rescuing citizens in distress and helping to avert other disasters. Rescue Team offers users a variety of complex missions that will test both their piloting and problem solving abilities at once.
Mississippi based INOV8, LLC announces SportSync 1.1, their new sports tracking app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Easy and convenient to use, Sportsync makes it possible to browse college and professional team schedules and sync them directly to the iPhone calendar. The first of its kind in the App Store, SportSync eliminates the need for scouring the internet for team information and ensures sports fans they will never miss an important game again.
MobileFlow LLC announces Fieldforce 1.0.1, their popular networking tool for iOS. Fieldforce allows mobile workers to coordinate their customer facing activities faster and more efficiently than ever before. It has never been so easy to keep in touch with a team in real time. Based on the modern cellular and cloud-based technologies, Fieldforce provides users with scalable productivity solutions that go beyond two-way messaging to integrate more deeply into day-to-day activities.