Educational - Latest Releases
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.
My Memory - 42 new cards for free!
Sep 26, 2011 - Breek today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of My Memory 1.2, the new version of their card matching game developed for Apple's devices. With it, you and your family will learn about barnyard, zoo and sea animals while having fun and developing your memory skills. This version includes, free of charge, 42 new cards and 36 new sounds of zoo and sea animals in addition of the first 21 cards and sounds of the farm animals.
Sea Animals - Picture book, quiz and flipbook with sounds and names
Sep 26, 2011 - Breek today introduces Sea Animals 1.0, their new educational app developed for Mac OS X. Developed by parents for their children, with the help of a schoolteacher, Sea Animals HD offers a fun and interactive approach to stimulate your child's mind. All the sounds in this app are genuine. Toddlers will use it as a classic picture book, children will learn a second or third language while playing and having fun. It features 20 high-quality original drawings with visual effects.