Books - Latest Releases
Photos: Interactive iBook reveals the secrets of mobile photography
Mar 15, 2014 - UK based iOS Guides introduces Photos 1.0, its latest interactive book available exclusively in the iBookstore for iPad and OS X Mavericks. Written by best-selling author T A Rudderham, Photos reveals the secrets of mobile photography, making it possible for anyone to take a stunning picture with their iPhone or iPad. This brand new, interactive iBook features in-depth tutorials, videos, stunning high-resolution images and interviews with the world's best iOS photographers.
Love, The App wins the BolognaRagazzi Digital Award 2014
Mar 13, 2014 - "Love, The App" wins the BolognaRagazzi Digital Award for Fiction 2014. "Love, The App" is a contemporary interpretation of the beautifully illustrated 1964 classic book LOVE by Italian artist Gian Berto Vanni. Produced in collaboration with the book's original author and accompanied by an original soundtrack, the timeless story about love, tolerance and compassion is now full of interactive elements and animation that will appeal to readers of all ages.
Electric Crow Games Releases Billy Bolts: MFK 1.0 for iPad
Mar 03, 2014 - Electric Crow Games, LLC today introduces Billy Bolts: My Fathers Keeper 1.0, their first interactive story book for iPad and Android. Billy Bolts MFK contains 27 pages of interactive story driven adventure that includes the ability to build one of two variations of robots, mini games and the like. The reader can interact with the book to trigger various effects and animations. Some of these animations are just for fun while others have an effect on the story itself.
International awards for the apps Tino the Triangle and Otzi
Feb 18, 2014 - For the publishing house LARIXPRESS, 2014 began with important international awards. App "Tino the Triangle" was nominated by KIRKUS Reviews as one of the best books in the categories "Best International Apps & e-Books" and "Best Apps & e-Books for the littlest Digerati". Whilst the app on Otzi the Iceman, made in collaboration with the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology and aimed at school-age children, has been awarded by Italian macitynet.it as "best app for iPad in the educational category".
Wattpad updates its popular iOS and Android Apps
Feb 18, 2014 - Wattpad, the world's largest community of readers & writers, released a major update to its popular iPhone & Android Apps. Now users enjoy additional offline capabilities so they can read, write, and interact with others without an internet connection. People in nearly every country in the world use Wattpad. This latest update ensures users with limited internet connectivity will have consistent access to millions of free stories. Update includes new Offline Access, Archive for Android and more.
Snippefy - The Only iOS App That Syncs To Amazon Kindle
Feb 14, 2014 - Want to extract your Amazon Kindle highlights and notes, all from your mobile device? How about sharing them on social media or saving them in Evernote and Dropbox? There's only one app that can do that. Snippefy, LLC has recently launched a mobile app to put your Kindle highlights at your fingertips. With a single tap, you can download all your ebook covers, highlights and notes. You can immediately take all this key content with you, recall it when you want, and share it anytime.
Say Goodnight, bedtime story for kids - released on the App Store
Jan 30, 2014 - Puppet Life, an independent developer of interactive kids apps, has announced the release of Say Goodnight on iOS platform. This bedtime story app is aimed at children from 2 to 4 years old. Before going to sleep, the main character wishes goodnight to the animals on the farm and in the forest with the help of "Asleep mode." As every well-behaved child it completes its going-to-bed routines like putting the toys away, putting on pajamas, washing the face, combing the hair and brushing the teeth.
Jack and the Beanstalk App by Nosy Crow now available on the App Store
Jan 30, 2014 - Nosy Crow today introduces Jack and the Beanstalk 1.0, its groundbreaking new fairytale app for iOS devices. Conceived and created with reading for pleasure at its heart, Jack and the Beanstalk rewards the reader's success with more story, and encourages repeat play with endless variety. The app blurs the distinction between story and game more than ever before to create a completely new kind of reading experience for children: Jack and the Beanstalk is where on-screen gaming and reading meet.
Find Aquafadas at the 2014 Angouleme International Comics Festival
Jan 29, 2014 - Celebrating 41 years of innovation in the comic book industry, Aquafadas kicks off the festivities by offering AveComics distribution and reading app for Free beginning January 30th. An award-winning app that has raised the bar for digital comic readers since coming to market in 2009, it offers a beautiful, cinematic, feature-rich graphics experience, over 2,000 titles in French & English, and because it is powered by Aquafadas AVE format, one download makes it accessible on all your devices.