Books - Latest Releases
BookAwardz mobile app adds National Book Critics Circle Awards list
Nov 03, 2014 - BookAwardz is the only mobile app that provides a comprehensive listing of over 3000 award-winning English-language books from the most prestigious book awards in the U.S. and United Kingdom. The app has complete lists by year of the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award, National Book Critics Circle Award, PEN/Faulkner Award, Man Booker Prize, Women's Prize for Fiction, Caldecott & Newbery Medals, Edgar Allan Poe Award; and the Modern Library 100 Best Novels, and Guardian UK 100 Greatest Novels.
iPad Air 2 Guide - eBook released in time for launch of new device
Oct 23, 2014 - iOS Guides today introduces its latest eBook, iPad Air 2 Guide. Available in the iBookstore this brand new title by the expert team at iOS Guides is packed with the latest technologies, including the Retina HD display, a camera that can capture video at 120 frames-per-second, and much more. iPad Air 2 Guide is concise and jargon-free, enabling readers to become proficient with iOS 8 and the hardware in next to no time. It's also packed with large color images to explain tips and tutorials.
Must-Have iPhone Apps for Authors and Writers
Oct 13, 2014 - There's no need to be chained to a PC again. Westwind Communications today highlights several popular must-have iPhone apps that were developed specifically for authors and writers alike. Writers love to write. Some like technology to assist and some don't. Those who tap into these latest iPhone apps can increase their productivity and make their job easier, ensuring that no writing material, ideas, or concepts are ever lost again. Brainstorm, write, edit, and share while you're on the go.
Wasabi Launches Sequel to Gorilla Band with Make A Song Story App
Sep 23, 2014 - App developer, Wasabi Productions today introduces Make A Song by Gorilla Band 2 for iOS, the much-anticipated sequel to Gorilla Band, which reached #1 in Australia, #5 in the UK and #11 in the USA for storybook apps, a QED seal of approval from the Digital Book World Awards, 2014 and recognition by Apple as a New and Noteworthy app. This new app showcases an immersive, 3D jungle-world where a cast of young gorillas learn to appreciate the sounds and rhythms of nature.
Wattpad unveils new iOS 8 features
Sep 18, 2014 - Toronto based Wattpad today announced the updated Wattpad App for iOS 8. Today view widgets will let readers and writers access key information right from inside the Notification Center. With one swipe, writers can see increases in reads, comments, and votes related to their stories. Readers can also quickly find the last story they read, as well as stories in their library that have recently been updated from the Notification Center without needing to open the Wattpad App.
iPhone 6 Guide - Tips book for both iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus
Sep 17, 2014 - UK based iOS Guides today introduces iPhone 6 Guide, a brand new eBook available in the iBookstore and Amazon Kindle Store that reveals a wealth of tips and tutorials for both iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Priced at just $3.99/GBP2.49, iPhone 6 Guide is concise and jargon-free, enabling readers to become proficient with iOS 8 and the iPhone 6 hardware in next to no time. It's also packed with large color images that help to visually explain tips and tutorials.
Mavericks Server - Control and Collaboration, available in iBooks Store
Sep 10, 2014 - Carbon Technologies, LLC today introduces Mavericks Server - Control and Collaboration, written by Reid Bundonis and available exclusively in the iBooks format in the Apple iBooks Store. This is the second book in the Mavericks Server series and is an essential field guide for Mac system administrators and home enthusiasts alike. Presenting topics in a sequential method, this book provides a procedural deployment guide to ensure Mavericks Server is set up right the first time.
The tree that refused to shed featured in Australia's Best New Apps
Sep 08, 2014 - Striding Bird Productions today announced that their latest children's interactive storybook app, The tree that refused to shed, has been selected for a feature spot in the "Best New Apps" section in the Australian and New Zealand App Stores. Join this strange tree on a meaningful, interactive journey! Suitable for ages 3-10, this moving tale tells of a gorgeous tree that decides its leaves are too beautiful to shed during a cold, harsh winter.
MultiTouch Book for the iPad Breaks the Space-Time Continuum
Sep 05, 2014 - Stephan J Harper's IN HIS IMAGE, a MultiTouch book for the iPad, is responsible for accidentally breaking the space-time continuum and suggests an intriguing possibility that might lead scientists to a better understanding of our universe. In this illustrated 'biblical' tale set in the not-too-distant future, the story depicts three characters, the Creator of the universe and two of His angels. A massive object, located 1.75 light years from Earth may be a 'rip' in the fabric of space itself.