iPhone and iPad News
Loopy HD Takes Lead as Popular Indie Music App Over GarageBand in Best App Ever Awards
iOS truly is a platform where little companies can come along, create great products, and compete successfully against the software giants.
Software artisan company A Tasty Pixel's live-looping app Loopy HD has been awarded second place in the 2011 Best App Ever Awards for Best Musicians App, and received an honorable mention for Best Visual Design.
PrestoBingo Shapes for iPad Teaches Counting and Shape-Recognition
Spur Design, a nationally recognized design and illustration studio, has released a new ipad app, PrestoBingo Shapes, which teaches shape recognition and counting. It is designed for children ages 2-6.
iPhoneArt.com Awards International Artists for Mobile Art
This was an exhilarating introduction to iPhoneography and the breadth of possibilities open to all who have a visual curiosity and are willing to explore new dimensions.
With 2487 submissions from around the globe, the 2nd annual iPhoneArt Mobile Art Grant was awarded to Carlein Van Der Beek of Holland.
The Lap Log is an Eco-Friendly iPad Stand Designed for Comfortable Reading
Bamboosa, a well-known U.S. manufacturer of unique consumer products, has acquired the exclusive rights to manufacture and distribute a new product designed to make the everyday use of iPads and similar devices a more comfortable experience.
iPad App Evaluates Phonological Awareness in Children to Detect Problems Early
In recent years, clinicians and educators are beginning to recognize that fostering phonological awareness skills in children helps them to learn more effectively once they become aware of the sounds within their language.
New MDI Certification Lets Mobile App Developers Quantify Practical Experience
Until recently, the only way to earn an MDICD credential was to go through the entire training program. Now qualified developers can take a practical exam to obtain the certification.
The Information Technology industry thrives on certifications.
iStopMotion for iPad Takes Best of Show and Editor's Choice Awards at Macworld | iWorld 2012
Boinx Software is pleased to announce that iStopMotion for iPad has garnered two important industry awards for its big debut at Macworld | iWorld 2012 — the 2012 Macworld | iWorld Best of Show from Macworld Magazine and Editors Choice Award 2012 from the Mac Observer.
Zwoor Makes Platform for Paperless Meetings More Affordable for Local Governments
Hold focused board meetings by going paperless with Zwoor Event, an iOS app that makes it easy to share meeting materials via iPhone and iPad.
For paper hungry Board Meetings, there is good news ahead.
Global Feed Uses Geo-IP to Track Local News Like Never Before
Sovereign Dynamics, an independent software company, has launched "Global Feed", an intuitive, slick app designed to stream news based on Geo-IP location and completely configurable by the end user, onto the iOS App Store.
AppCrayon iPad StylusGarners Teacher Approval for Pre-writing Skills
Just days before Apple's recent educational announcement, one toymaker was busily demonstrating the AppCrayon classroom stylus to a conference of California's Kindergarten teachers.
Nosy Crows Cinderella App Wins Publishing Innovation Award
Independent children's app publisher Nosy Crow is pleased to announce that its Cinderella app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch has won the Publishing Innovation Award for Best Juvenile App.
Soonr Debuts Scribble App for Cloud-Based Document Sharing and Annotations
Soonr Scribble, the integrated annotation and cloud services app by Soonr, Inc., will make its iOS debut at Macworld this week. Scribble boosts team productivity by making it possible to do freehand annotation on any document type and collaborate seamlessly through the cloud.
Catch Up on Superbowl Gossip Through the Footballers Who Make It
ReSporter: Football shows social media messages from top American football players in real time.
Head First, iOS developer and creator of the popular Super Twario, is pleased to release ReSporter: Football, an iPhone app with real time access to the social media accounts of the top athletes in American Football — without having to sign up for or search through social media sites.
Classroom iPads Become Digital Flash-Based Textbooks with Rover Web Browser
iSwifter Learn, Inc., the creators of Rover for Education, the iPad app that streams Flash-based online learning classroom content from leading content providers such as Discovery Education, Funbrain and Mathletics, today announced new features and milestones for its free iPad app.
NoteLedge Enriches the Note-Taking Experience on iPad with Major Update
Last week Kdan Mobile released a major update to its top-rated iPad note-taking app with a goal to further enrich its users' note-taking experience. With the newly provided features, users can now use the patented Navigator gadget to magnify the selected area up to 5x for detailed, closed-up editing.