LetterMpress, a new app for the Apple iPad, replicates traditional letterpress printing in a hands-on iPad experience. Users select vintage wood type and art images, mix ink colors, select paper, and hand-crank the virtual letterpress to produce graphic designs for prints, posters, books, invitations, greeting cards, photo albums, and more. The app enables designs to be printed, shared via email, Photo Album, posted to Facebook, Tumblr and other social media, or output to graphics applications.
Italian iOS app developer Fabrizio Bartolomucci today announces Virtual Tags 2.0, an update to his social augmented reality app for iOS devices. Virtual Tags allows users to create messages, known as clouds, based on their physical location which are then shared with other Virtual Tag users. These geotags are displayed on the screen of their mobile device as an overlay of the user’s physical environment, giving a real-time view of previous visitors to that location.
LongitudeGames today introduces GeoPoly 1.0 free for iOS, their new Entertainment and Social Networking game that allows players to own real properties as part of gameplay in their virtual real estate game. Requiring a Facebook connection, players buy real stores, cafes, shopping centers, and anything else nearby, even the White House. Using street-level Google Maps, players collect rents, upgrade buildings, earn points, and become the richest real estate investor in their local area.
Applications for Life Company today announces Box Shot 3D 3.3.2, an update to their powerful utility that makes “shots” of 3D shapes. Using ray-tracing rendering technology, Box Shot 3D allows anyone to render software boxes, book covers, magazines, CD, DVD and Blu-Ray boxes, cans, bottles, mugs, bags and much more. No 3D-knowledge is required and the results look very professional. Version 3.3.2 fixes some batch-rendering issues and allows to put several objects to a scene.
Within one week of release, Catalog Spree 1.0.1, a brand new catalog shopping experience for the iPad, quickly surpasses one million page views and becomes a top free lifestyle application in the app store. To celebrate, Catalog Spree will host its first demonstration for the general public in San Francisco at the upcoming Gdgt Live show, to be held Friday, May 6 from 7:00-10:00 p.m. PDT at the Metreon Shopping Center.
Florida based Holderness Media Inc. today introduces iMelodica 1.0 for iPhone and iPod touch devices. iMelodica is a fun, great sounding virtual melodica for the iPhone. Also known by the names “wind piano”, “melodyhorn”, etc. traditional melodicas are wind instruments that are played by blowing into the mouthpiece while pressing the keys. iMelodica is played by simply touching the keys.
Florida based Holderness Media Inc. today introduces iMelodica 1.0 for iPad devices. iMelodica is a fun, great sounding virtual melodica for the iPad. Also known by the names “wind piano”, “melodyhorn”, etc. traditional melodicas are wind instruments that are played by blowing into the mouthpiece while pressing the keys. iMelodica can be played in 3 different positions by holding down one of 3 wind buttons while touching the keys.
Auckland based developer Jingaz announces their popular iPhone app, With Love 2.2, sees its 2nd Valentines day coming soon with hopes of more people proposing this Valentines using the app. Send someone special your message of love. Personalize your message and choose from over 30 cards and 26 greetings. Show them how much they mean to you. You could send a different card every day. Send as many messages as you wish, from anywhere you like.
Toronto based Pixel Labs North today introduces Make Me Over 1.0, their new iPhone app to retouch photos and apply virtual makeup. Make Me Over gives users powerful and easy-to-use editing tools to make photos magazine cover ready in minutes. The results can be shared with friends on Facebook, through email, or saved in photo albums. The app was designed with advanced image processing algorithms to allow complex photo-retouching to be performed quickly, without extensive effort or training.
Just in time for Valentines Day, Las Vegas based WET Productions today announces My Virtual Girlfriend 1.2, an update to their wildly popular dating simulation game for iPhone and iPod touch devices. My Virtual Girlfriend 1.2 improvements include better Artificial Intelligence, an achievement system, improved graphics, and more. My Virtual Girlfriend received a top 40 ranking in the iTunes store after comedian George Lopez mentioned it during his show, Lopez Tonight!
WET Productions has announced the recent update of My Virtual Girlfriend for the iPhone and iPod touch. AN engrossing 3D dating sim, My Virtual Girlfriend version 1.15 offers users the chance to test their dating skills with the beautiful woman of their creation. Blending comic elements with sophisticated personality based interplay, this girlfriend simulation will keep users entertained for hours with its nuanced, sexy, and engaging gameplay.
Las Vegas based WET Productions today announces My Virtual Girlfriend 1.15, an update to their popular 3D dating simulation game for iPhone and iPod touch devices. My Virtual Girlfriend is geared toward the male iPhone owner who appreciates a little adult humor with some sex appeal. My Virtual Girlfriend featrues 20+ progressive levels of gameplay with hundreds of beautiful virtual beauties to choose from, each with their own unique personalities and flirty dialog keep it entertaining.
Dexetra today announces SpeedSense 1.0 for the iPhone. Built to help users to gain insights into their own personal driving patterns, SpeedSense acts as a comprehensive solution for the users by providing even the minor details, apart from the entire analytics, regarding the trip and the driving info. The remarkable User Interface and the array of HUD themes to choose from ensures l’experience d’elite. A must have for any iPhone user who wishes to know more about themselves.
Apalon today announces Fashion Monkey 1.0 for iOS. Fashion Monkey offers fun while developing imagination skills in a playful manner by creating an exquisite look for one of the four monkeys. By browsing through the virtual wardrobe, kids and parents alike can let their fashion fantasies come true. Fashion Monkey enhances children’s creativity by focusing on imagination stimulation and the ability to create fancy looking characters by customizing their facial expression, outfit, and accessories.