Education - Latest Releases

Guess & Spell Halloween 1.0.1 - Holiday-Themed Spelling Game for Kids

Oct 06, 2015 - Whopping Apps today announces Guess & Spell Halloween 1.0.1, an important update to their simple and entertaining Halloween-themed spelling app for the iPad. The game teaches children how to spell by asking them to reveal an image, and then to spell the word the image clue represents by entering it on-screen. The game offers a timely Halloween theme, making learning fun. The game offers 60 different images and words to guess. Version 1.0.1 streamlines the app icons and contains small bug fixes.

Award-winning communication app now gives a voice to Spanish children

Sep 30, 2015 - AssistiveWare, a leading innovator in the assistive technology market, today announced Proloquo2Go 4.1, a major new release of its award-winning symbol-supported Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) app that already provides a voice to over 125,000 English-language children, teens and adults who cannot speak. Proloquo2Go 4.1 not only adds full support for Spanish, but is also the first solution to provide instant switching between English and Spanish to support bilingual users.

Moving Winds of Jupiter and Space Exploration in New Solar System App

Sep 25, 2015 - Virginia based Vito Technology today introduces Solar Walk 2, the next generation of the company's best-selling 3D solar system guide. Redesigned from the inside out, the new Solar Walk 2 is a powerful educational tool at the edge of graphic technology that shows wonders of the solar system seen as never before. Based on real physics and latest photographic data, Solar Walk 2 comes to life with stunning visual effects of planetary atmospheres, solar flares, auroras, and asteroid belts.

DADA Company and Red Cross launch free Children's App

Sep 23, 2015 - In collaboration with the Red Cross, DADA Company today announces RED CROSS - Accident prevention and first aid for boys and girls 1.1, an educational app aimed at teaching children how to improve their safety by preventing accidents and learning first aid. Children are able to identify danger through simulations inspired by everyday situations. Users interact with the different elements of the scene, showing the consequences of certain behaviors and actions to be taken in case of an accident.

Star Walk 2 for iOS 9 with Complication for Apple Watch and New Widget

Sep 23, 2015 - Award-winning developer of educational apps, Vito Technology today announces Star Walk 2, an update to the company's best-selling stargazing guide for iOS and Android devices. The app delivers an effortless journey through thousands of stars, comets, and constellations. Among new features are iOS 9 and Watch OS 2 support, including integrated spotlight search, slide over, new widget, new Apple Watch app, notifications for calendar events, New Horizons mission, Portuguese language, and more.

New app range to help target preschool speech and language skills

Sep 17, 2015 - London-based app developer, Therapy Box has released a specialist app range targeting speech and language skills for preschoolers. Speech sound discrimination, rhyme judgement, category sorting and sound-letter associations are all various aspects that the apps have been carefully designed to address. Within each app, the child is taken on an adventure by the cute dinosaur, Dubdub! The range of apps include Phonics Keyboard, Rhyming Bus, Minimal Pairs and Odd One Out.

SmartWired Launches Smart Spark, a Revolutionary iOS App for Parents

Sep 14, 2015 - SmartWired today announces the public launch of Smart Spark: Ignite Your Child's Learning Potential 1.0 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. Smart Spark is a simple yet powerful tool for parents to help their children (and themselves) understand how to best learn and communicate. Based on years of research and practical solutions in understanding learning diversity, SmartWired developed this new mobile solution to help ALL students discover how they learn best.

Today in History Launches updates for iOS and Android

Sep 08, 2015 - Today In History 4.0.2 by Downshift LLC provides users with a visual and text time capsule of what transpired on any particular day in history; everything from fascinating facts, to interesting tidbits, to strange-but-true trivia, and more. The massively popular iOS app has recently been updated, including a new Android version. Users can share fun and interesting facts with friends, fans and followers via Facebook, Twitter, email and text as well as receive daily notifications.

Second Guess Apps - Major Update for Popular Dyslexia Tools

Sep 08, 2015 - UK based Second Guess Apps today announces Typ-O HD and Typ-O, the biggest release to date to their popular dyslexia tools for iPhone or iPad devices. Created with people with dyslexia in mind, the apps' features are clever and can be tailored to each person's unique requirements. With intelligent word prediction and phrase prediction options, these apps are essential for students and professionals who benefit from subtle help when preparing messages, notes or documents.