Education - Latest Releases

iPhone app teaches music theory to DIY musicians

Dec 09, 2015 - Ten Kettles Inc. today announces Waay: Music theory that matters 2.0.0 for iOS. Waay provides an applied, practical approach to learning music theory for songwriting. Similar to how other apps teach new languages, Waay uses a series of lessons and quizzes to teach the basics of music theory in a simple, fun and intuitive manner. Featuring interactive exercises with three achievement levels, Waay offers bite-sized video lessons that emphasize practical music theory, examples and more.

Mindfulness, meditation and relaxation for kids: announcing Zen Studio

Nov 27, 2015 - Award-winning Paris based startup, Edoki Academy today introduces Zen Studio 1.0, their new educational app for iOS devices. Discover Zen studio, a unique soothing geometric finger painting app designed to help children from the age of 3 to relax and focus. It may be the simplest painting app ever published! What's more, a calm, soothing music algorithm accompanies every swipe of a finger making it a very zen experience and, it's free to download.

Starmap 2 Astronomy App for iOS, Apple Watch, and Apple TV Devices

Nov 17, 2015 - Indie developer, Frederic Descamps today announces Starmap 2 version 1.2, an important update to his astronomy app for iOS, Apple Watch, and Apple TV devices. Starmap offers sky watching tools that are perfect for stargazers of any level. The app offers the power of a professional sky atlas in a convenient app. Version 1.2 makes the app available on the Apple TV, allowing the app to be used as a teaching aid in classrooms, as well as a display attraction in television retailer showrooms.

Moo! Choo Choo Farm is now available in the App Store

Nov 12, 2015 - Manila based Choo Choo Apps today introduces Choo Choo Farm 1.0.0, an educational app developed exclusively for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Choo Choo Farm is all about inspiring creativity and encouraging discovery among children. It starts with a black and white scene that every child can make the scene come to life by colouring all the different elements and Choo Choo characters. Interact with familiar objects you can see in a farm like animals, crops, barns and more!

Vocabulary App Fills A Fundamental Gap

Nov 10, 2015 - Vancouver based Happy Frogs Apps today introduces School Words 1 for iOS, the first app in their School Words vocabulary learning series. These apps will introduce the key vocabulary skills needed for academic success in the early elementary grades. School Words 1 teaches the most important words needed to succeed in Grade 1. Fun activities step the user through the 4 key stages of learning from recognition through to using the word appropriately in context.

Bamba Surprise Words - Spelling and Surprises all in one kids app

Nov 10, 2015 - Mezmedia today announces Bamba Surprise Words 1.0.0, another exciting addition to the Bamba series of learning apps for kids. Bamba Surprise Words combines spelling, surprises and toy collecting into one fun app. Inspired by the Japanese Gashapon machine, kids insert a coin into one of three wacky gumball machines to collect a special Egg. The Egg 'hatches' a hidden toy and word. Kids then arrange letters to form the word and the toy is revealed. There are hundreds of words for kids to learn!

Mozart 2 Pro for iOS Released

Nov 09, 2015 - New York based RoGame Software announces the release of Mozart 2 Pro for iOS. Mozart is a tool for musicians of all kinds to improve their music reading skills in an entertaining casual game and has been around since the early days of the first iPhone. The new pro version features an overhauled game engine, 5 new instruments, 128 instrument sounds and looks better than ever. 14 new and important features make Mozart 2 Pro the must-have music reading game for students and professionals alike.

Award Winning Astronomy Guide Star Walk Kids Comes to Apple TV

Nov 05, 2015 - Vito Technology today announces Star Walk Kids specifically for Apple TV running tvOS, Apple's all-new operating system. Designed for kids aged 4-8, Star Walk Kids introduces youngest audiences to the wonders of our Universe. The app features hand-picked information to inspire children to learn about space. It is the first child-tailored app based on the company's best-selling educational portfolio that has surpassed 10 million downloads to date.

New Spelling App TurboWords Allows Fast Recording of School Words

Oct 28, 2015 - Perdrix Apps today introduces TurboWords 1.0, their new spelling app released exclusively for iOS devices. In TurboWords, students record words given at school, and then play them back in a spelling test. All the words can be recorded in one stretch - It takes barely a minute to record 20 words. There are a variety of options, including one to have the app pronounce the sound of the word as it is typed. A progress bar and a word count show indication of how far the student is.