Educational - Latest Releases
Infovox iVox 3 provides 25 languages and 19 new voices to Mac OS X
Apr 11, 2012 - Today AssistiveWare and Acapela Group proudly announced the release of Infovox iVox 3, smooth and pleasant text to speech voices for Mac OS X. Infovox iVox 3 provides 61 system-wide voices in 25 languages to Mac OS X users and brings natural-sounding text to speech within reach of many more students, educators, and consumers, including people with vision, reading and speech impairments on a tight budget. These voices work with almost any application.
Brand new course on how to make iPhone games 70% early adopter discount
Apr 11, 2012 - Have you ever wanted to make a game? You have tried to Google tutorials and tried to learn how to code. You plow through tutorial after tutorial and get nowhere. After much frustration, you give up and put your fantastic game ideas aside. Luckily if you want to make iPhone, iPad, mac store and android games you can. If you take this course you can learn the basics of game design and learn how to make iPhone and iPad games with absolutely zero programming.
Electric Peel Releases Note-A-Lator for Mac 2.0
Apr 04, 2012 - Massachusetts based Electric Peel Software today announces Note-A-Lator for Mac 2.0, their music reading and theory quiz program for Mac OS X. Note-A-Lator helps students learn to read music and practice music theory by giving them customizable quizzes, and allows music teachers to make and print quizzes to give to their students. Version 2.0 features an all new interface, as well as new key, scale, interval and chord identification quizzes.
MEWshop and theC47 Present: The Filmmaker's Intensive 2012
Feb 21, 2012 - Manhattan Edit Workshop is pleased to announce its partnership with theC47 for The Filmmaker's Intensive, an annual two-week filmmaking workshop scheduled for June 9-24, 2012. The program allows both aspiring filmmakers and working professionals to immerse themselves in the multiple disciplines of cinematography, providing a true narrative filmmaking experience from pre- to post-production. Students will gain a deep understanding of both the technical and artistic aspects of filmmaking.
Speak & Learn French on the Mac App Store: Learn French With Fun Games
Feb 13, 2012 - California-based developer Selectsoft introduces Speak & Learn French 1.0, its new educational app for the Mac App Store. With over 700 words and phrases, Speak & Learn French is the easy and entertaining way to learn to speak French. Explore realistic settings such as the supermarket, restaurant, and city streets, and play fun "find it" games in immersive environments. Speak & Learn French joins Selectsoft's Top 25 Education app Speak & Learn Spanish on the App Store in the Education category.
Education App Bubbling Math for Mac - Free Till Friday
Jan 18, 2012 - For Children 1st to 4th grades, Bubbling Math helps kids practice elementary math operations. It is a real game, complete with levels, music, sounds, and awards. It also contains a module that allows parents to choose which types of tasks they want their children to practice, and to review wrong answers afterward. iPad version is available as well. TappyTaps has announced that Bubbling Math will be free till Friday 12/20 to celebrate Apple education event.
Quickstart American Sign Language on Mac App Store
Dec 22, 2011 - California-based developer Selectsoft today released the educational app Quickstart American Sign Language for the Mac App Store. Quickstart ASL is a simple and fun way to learn signing, covering such useful topics as Greetings, Emergency Situations and more. In 9 easy-to-follow video lessons, professional sign language interpreter Renee Moore will teach you the basic skills needed to communicate with deaf friends, family, customers and co-workers.
Beginners Guide to Mac - Video Tutorial App Now Available
Dec 19, 2011 - A brand new video tutorial application has just been released, designed specifically for new Mac users - SCOtutor for Mac. The new 2 1/2 hour tutorial assumes no previous Mac knowledge and takes the viewer through all the key features of using a Mac, in simple, easy to follow steps. The application is available on both the iPad and the Mac via the Mac App Store and iTunes App store, worldwide, and is the second in a series of ScreenCastsOnline tutorials to be made available via the App Stores
Learn how to type like a pro on your Mac with XType
Dec 01, 2011 - Ontario based Mac Winsoft today announced the release of XType, an innovative new typing tutor solution, onto Apple's Mac App Store. Developed specifically for Mac laptop and desktop owners looking to master the skill of typing, this application utilizes a uniquely structured approach to turn even the most complete computer novices into keyboarding whizzes quickly and efficiently. XType includes fifteen sequentially more difficult lessons and the app offers both English and Arabic language.