Educational - Latest Releases
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.
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.