Education - Latest Releases

W. M. Keck Observatory Launches App KeckWatch

Jul 17, 2015 - W. M. Keck Observatory today releases KeckWatch for iOS, offering mankind's collected knowledge of the cosmos. KeckWatch provides a glimpse into the skies with gyro-based star mapping and live telescope information. In addition to being able to easily identify stars and planets with both conventional and Hawaiian names, it offers a unique glimpse through the gigantic eyes of the Keck I and Keck II telescopes, the two largest and most scientifically productive telescope on Earth.

Featured app on App Store dedicated to very special child

Jul 15, 2015 - Montessori teacher and co-founder of Edoki, Valerie Touze tells the story of Isidor, a boy with learning disabilities who learned to read in a Montessori classroom. Montessori Early Reading is made for early readers who are eager to practice reading easy phonetic words. If your child can sound out most letters, he/she is just one step away from reading words. Trigger reading with this great app designed by teachers! With this app, children will enjoy looking for the word that rhymes with.

Show Me The Money for iOS Teaches Children The Story of Money

Jul 10, 2015 - Publisher DK and developer Y Factory today announces the release of Show Me The Money, Part 1 - The Story Of Money, Version 1.0 for the iPad and iPhone. The app is based on the popular book that teaches children about the fascinating and multifaceted subject of money. Using entertaining graphics, animation, sound, and narration, the app gives kids an entertaining, yet educational and informative look at the subject of money, how it came to be, and how it has changed throughout history.

Notes Marketplace records 50,000 users, 1000+ transactions in 4 months

Jul 08, 2015 - As students, were you bothered to get the best notes from your classmates or peers in college? Being toppers, were you stalked often by others for your carefully prepared notes? Or did you ever frantically search for notes before exams or for a presentation which was due the next day? Notesgen is an answer to all notes requirements for students and professionals. A startups that enables students, teachers professionals and institutions to share their self-prepared notes.

Popular Sky Atlas Star Walk 2 Goes On Sale

Jul 06, 2015 - Vito Technology offer Star Walk 2, the next generation of the company's best-selling stargazing guide free of charge for limited time. Redesigned from the inside out, the new Star Walk 2 has proven itself a faster and smoother app appreciated by astronomy enthusiasts, parents, and educators. Designed with a clean and simple interface, the app delivers an effortless journey through thousands of stars, comets, & constellations.

More or Less Lets Children Discover Addition And Subtraction

Jul 01, 2015 - Marbotic today announces More or Less 1.1, the third app from the company for learning mathematics on the tablet. With this app, children explore the concepts of addition and subtraction. Small beads are included in every activity to represent quantities. Children can manipulate them by themselves to understand addition and subtraction. Three levels of difficulty are offered to allow children from 6 to 8 years old to discover these operations autonomously and gradually.

New Alfie Atkins app for kids out today on the App Store

Jun 18, 2015 - Good-game-experience studio, Gro Play today introduces Find Adventure, Alfie Atkins 1.0 , their new kids play app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Developed for ages 2-6 years, Find Adventure, Alfie Atkins is a colourful and creative playground where children can create, play, and explore a world filled with small surprises and events. This cute educational app is filled with exciting possibilities that open up an imaginary world that children can explore again and again.

Kapu has a new virtual fishing toy for toddlers

Jun 17, 2015 - Kids digital toy maker, Kapu Toys today introduces Kapu Fishing 1.0.2, their latest digital toy for iOS and Android devices. Kapu Fishing invites you to join Mr. Fox for a boat trip and teaches how catch the biggest whoppers in the lake, cruise with your motorboat, build lures, tickle and feed your fox friend and much much more. Perfect for 2-5+ year olds, Kapu Fishing is a video game and a virtual pet in a same, beautifully crafted package, which combines play, creativity and nature.

Smart-EZE App Helps Children Retain Math, English, and Reading Skills

Jun 16, 2015 - Bright Ideas Press today announces Smart-EZE: Minutes A Day - Math, English, and Reading Comprehension Review, its new educational app that contains enhanced, interactive, digital versions of their award winning Summer Solutions Workbooks. Smart-EZE provides the necessary review and practice that allows students to retain important math and language arts skills, not only over the summer break, but for a lifetime. The first Smart-EZE lesson in each subject and grade level is Free.