Educational - Latest Releases
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.
Solar Walk - 3D Solar System Model Celebrates with Huge Update and Sale
Nov 24, 2011 - Vito Technology today is pleased to announce Solar Walk - 3D Solar System 1.9 for Mac OS, an update to their educational application that allows users to play with an interactive model of the Solar System and the Milky Way galaxy. The 360-degree 3D model displays planets, natural and artificial satellites, the closest stars, and the Milky Way. This update adds 3D models of man-made Earth satellites, new educational movies, and more. Sale pricing for Solar Walk for Mac and iOS on Nov. 25-29.
Mental Case 2 Targets Exams
Nov 09, 2011 - The Mental Faculty today announced the availability of Mental Case 2 for Mac OS X Lion. Mental Case is an advanced study app combining flashcards with study scheduling. It can be used as a dropbox for information, to recall everyday things, or for formal study. Completely rewritten from scratch, version 2.0 adds support for multi-faceted notes, which can include formatted text, images, audio, and video, as well as a unique date-targeting study mode, ideal for exams and other tests and much more.
Money for Nothing - Dollar Origami 3D Mac App - First 1,000 copies Free
Oct 22, 2011 - Arizona based Learn2Make LLC today announces that its popular Mac app Dollar Origami is free for the first 1,000 downloads. The promotion is in celebration of the launch of the company's newest Mac app, Euro Origami, which launches today. Both apps show how to fold paper money into shapes like a Ring, a Heart, and a Shirt with Pants. Using photorealistic images, and state of the art 3D technology, the apps allows the user to rotate and zoom the animated models while learning origami.
Balloon Animals on Mac App Store: First 1,000 downloads will be Free
Oct 08, 2011 - LEARN2MAKE LLC announces today that the company is giving away the first 1,000 copies of its new Mac App "Balloon Animals". Once the 1,000 downloads have been reached, the app will return to its normal price. Balloon Animals 3D teaches users how to make balloon animals step-by-step with high quality 3D animations. The user can zoom and rotate the balloons at any time. There are Easy, Medium and Difficult shapes, so anyone from a novice to an expert Balloon Twister can learn from the app.