Entertainment apps range from the silly to the sublime. For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Entertainment Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for today’s news and reviews of entertainment applications for iOS devices.
Caricature Maker Pro Price Drop! Use Your Favorite Photos to Create Cartoon Portraits for Free
Caricature Maker Pro, a recently launched app for iOS which allows users to create caricatures using a photo as the starting point, is now free for a limited time only.
Caricature Maker Pro gives users the opportunity to create caricatures of themselves and others, by using the app's unique features to alter a photo from their iPhone, iPod, or iPad gallery.
Animate Emails and SMS Messages with AniEmoticons' 2700+ Characters
Dim Dim Sum App, an emerging mobile application developer focused on entertainment and lifestyle solutions for iOS, is excited today to announce the launch of AniEmoticons 2.0 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
GRAMMY Live Gives Music Fans Exclusive Content and Behind the Scenes Look
The Recording Academy and CBS announced the launch of GRAMMY Live on GRAMMY.com and CBS.com (www.cbs.com/shows/grammys/live/) beginning Friday, Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. PT. The GRAMMY Live mobile app, available now for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch users, provides a complete backstage pass to Music's Biggest Night.
Ball Turret Gunner 1.0 for iOS released - World War II Action Game
Hendrickson Software Components (hsc) today is thrilled to announce the release and immediate availability of Ball Turret Gunner, a shoot 'em up iPhone game. Ball Turret Gunner is a realistic shooting game where the player flies in the ball turret of a B-17 bomber and attempts to protect their bomber from enemy aircraft until the bomber gets over its target and can release its bombs.
Squash My Car Photo Effects Transforms Your Vehicle into a Tiny Racer
The brainchild of Stephen Holmes and Chris Kessling, childhood friends and avowed pistonheads, it's a quirky app that takes a picture of any real life car and transforms it into a squashed, toy racer version.
Fandor Now Streaming Indie Movies on iPad
Fandor, an online indie and international film streaming service, today released its iPad app. Members now access to Fandor's curated library of over one thousand independent and international films and makes it easy to share them with friends on Facebook and Twitter.
Show Off With Amazing Mind-Reading Magic Tricks on Your iPhone
UK based iOS Developer Joe Allen is pleased to announce today that Amazing Mind-Reading Magic Tricks 1.0 is now available for download in the iTunes AppStore, designed specifically for iPhone and iPod touch, with an iPad version due to release next week.
Take Home Talking Dog for iPhone for Free (for a limited time)
Talking Dog, the popular Talking Pet from Gigabyte Solutions, is free on the App Store for a limited time. Talking Dog has been very popular in Europe, reaching number 8 in the Italy overall charts and is now available for all to try for free.
Talking Santa Has Come to Town in the Form of an Interactive WeeMee Avatar
With just a few days left in the big countdown, Santa has already come to town and paid a visit to the App Store in the form of a WeeMee. Talking Santa by WeeWorld, makers of the WeeMee Avatar Creator, is an app that combines a Santa avatar with different animations, backgrounds, and playback voice selection.
RetroMem Wants Users to Exercise Their Memory the Old Fashioned Way
RetroMem has a unique old fashioned-style appearance with four classic games and original sound effects.
RetroMem combines four classic memory games in one app, and is appropriate for all ages, and especially for children.
The NonHelpDesk for iPhone - Mocking Those Annoying Message Systems
Announcing that Bitbase Technologies Inc., the developers of The NonHelpDesk, has released an entertaining product for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. A newly launched product in the App Store, NonHelpDesk makes a hilarious mockery of those annoying automated help desk systems.
X-Mas Calendar 2011 Creates Warm Thoughts of Christmas Cheer
While prepping for Christmas doesn't truly start for my family until after Thanksgiving, we're probably like most in that we definitely starting thinking about the magical holiday season as soon as the temperatures start dipping.
CSIpad Museum Tour Mixes Technology with Art of the Old West
The Sid Richardson Museum CSIpad Tour mixes modern technology with art of the Old West.
Touch the dark screen to authenticate… your mission profile displays. Apply your finger to the sensor… the screen slides upward revealing a well-worn device with an animal skin back featuring glowing ruby control buttons and semi-transparent screens.
TVplus Claims Sync-Enabled Programming Can Grab CTR Above 10%
TVplus App for iPad syncs the television shows with additional content.
In a recent data sample taken from the TVplus user base, the Los Angeles based technology company recorded engagement numbers showing an 11% CTR on content “spots” while consumers watch television with the application.
Sock n Boots Leads Kids on Three Interactive Adventures on iPad
Sock n Boots Worldwide, a burgeoning children's book publisher, has today announced the release of Sock n Boots Adventures for iPad devices running on iOS 4.1 or later. Sock n Boots Adventures is a dynamic storybook app that updates three tales from the critically acclaimed Sock n Boots book series and turns them into interactive mobile adventures.