Jan 28, 2014 - AssistiveWare and Acapela Group announced today the release of Infovox iVox 4.0, which brings to Mac OS X a total of 31 new Text to Speech voices. These include the first ever genuine, natural-sounding bilingual American Spanish-English children's voices, a male bilingual American Spanish-English voice, 16 expressive voices to speak with more emotion, four new specialty voices, a new Polish voice and our first Japanese, Korean and Chinese voices.
Oct 29, 2013 - Wanderful Interactive Storybooks today releases Jack Prelutsky's classic children's poetry book in interactive form. These poems are now available as a fun and humorous way to introduce children to Poetry for Mac OSX computers. Originally released as part of the revolutionary Living Books series by Broderbund Software, "The New Kid on the Block" has been updated with new features and is the ninth title released in the new Wanderful series.
Oct 07, 2013 - EUROCOMP today announces that its popular mathematics software PocketCAS for iPhone and iPad is now also available for Mac OS X. PocketCAS is a very advanced computer algebra system which makes iOS devices and Macs capable of calculating mathematical problems in just seconds. The main target groups are scientists, engineers, teachers and students. It is discounted by 50 percent for a limited time. Features include Linear Algebra functions for matrices and vectors, 2D & 3D Plots, and more.
Aug 06, 2013 - InfoLogic today releases MathMagic Personal Edition 8.6, their award-winning multi-purpose mathematical equation editor for Mac OS X. MathMagic Personal is a standalone equation editor for math equations and scientific symbols. Version 8.6 supports SVG saving, more Frame types and Templates, and comes with more math fonts. Works as a stand-alone app so those equations written in MathMagic can be used by wide range of applications by drag & drop, copy & paste, or by exporting to external files.
Jul 09, 2013 - Kitestack Software today introduces Flashcard Hero 1.0 for OS X, which allows students to memorize factual information easily, using stylish, customized, virtual flashcards. Unlike similar apps, Flashcard Hero looks and works like a word processing app. Cards can contain numbered or bulleted lists, bold, underline, and italic text. The app features color-coded grouping of cards, easy import of existing decks, a difficulty rating for each card, expandable & editable text, and a progress summary.
May 17, 2013 - Wanderful, Inc. has received the prestigious Editor's Choice Award from Children's Technology Review for its interactive storybook, Ruff's Bone. Ruff's Bone is the eighth title, originally published by Living Books but enhanced & updated for Mac OSX computers by Wanderful, and the third of these titles to receive the coveted Editor's Choice Award. The interactive story tells the tale of Ruff who eagerly awaits his Sunday bone given to him each week by his master, who throws it for Ruff to fetch.
Apr 29, 2013 - Lifeware Solutions today announces Deluxe Moon Pro 1.0, an update to their popular lunar cycle application for Mac OS X. Featuring an animated interface, Deluxe Moon Pro provides comprehensive information on the Moon, precise moon phase times via animated interface and multiple interactive tools to explore the Moon. The app includes specific gardening advice based on the current moon phase, precise times of the moon phases, animated Zodiac circles, moon horoscope, calendar and more.
Apr 25, 2013 - Wanderful Interactive Storybooks today introduces the Storybook Sampler 1.0, featuring pages from the Wanderful interactive storybooks, originally published as Living Books. The free app, now available on the Mac App Store, includes a fully interactive page from the most popular Wanderful storybooks, including Arthur's Birthday, The Berenstain Bears Get In a Fight, Little Monster at School, Tortoise and the Hare, plus the award-winning Arthur's Teacher Trouble and Harry and the Haunted House.
Apr 11, 2013 - Wanderful Interactive Storybooks, the award-winning developer of apps for today's digital kids, announces the release of its interactive storybook apps for Mac computers running OS X. These interactive storybooks, available now in the Apple Mac App store including the award-winning Harry and the Haunted House and Arthur's Teacher Trouble, are also part of the Wanderful storybook collection previously released for iOS devices and originally published by Living Books.