Aug 18, 2015 - Independent developer, Ralf Ebert today announces Straight ahead 1.5.3, an important update to his geography quiz game for iPad devices. The app offers players the opportunity to learn more about the world, its continents, and countries. The app teaches interesting facts about countries located in Asia, the Middle East, Europe, North Africa, South Africa, Central America, and South America, via a 3D globe, photo galleries, news articles, and more. Version 1.5.3 offers a number of bug fixes.
Aug 17, 2015 - Hamburg based Gryphos GmbH today introduces BlockJockey 1.0, the first release of its Bitcoin blockchain navigator and information tool. BlockJockey is an educational tool for iPhone and Apple Watch that makes exploring the Bitcoin blockchain fast and easy. The app features an intuitive user interface to navigate and search the entire blockchain and provides the most interesting statistical information regarding the blockchain in beautiful chart form.
Aug 15, 2015 - Bel Math Apps today announces Math Fraction 2.1, an important update to their popular educational iPad app. Math Fraction focuses on quizzes for common fractions and decimals and covers addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Content is aligned with CCSS Mathematics Standards for grades 4 through 6 and covers domains number and operations-fractions and the number system. All quizzes have multiple levels of complexity. Version 2.1 includes an improved user interface.
Aug 13, 2015 - California based 77SPARX Studio today announces Puzzingo Kids Puzzles 5.49, a major overhaul of the popular kids puzzles app. Kids love Puzzingo! Its puzzles are full of interactivity, animations and sounds for many repeat plays. In addition, there is a daily preview of new puzzles that your child can look forward to everyday. Version 5.49 revamps the free "Let's Play" Puzzle Pack, as well as new vocabulary learning in Spanish, Japanese, and Chinese - in addition to English.
Aug 12, 2015 - Indie developer, Jan Essig today introduces Grammar Challenge 1.3, an important update to his entertaining and educational game for iOS devices that teaches English grammar and spelling in an entertaining way. Users can brush up on parts of speech, conjugation or declination, tenses and types of sentences by matching pairs of cards, or dragging the correct categories to their proper terms. Version 1.3 brings improved scrolling and audio, as well as localized instructions for German & Swedish.
Aug 11, 2015 - Written Chinese today announces WCC Chinese Dictionary 1.5.0, a major update to its Chinese language learning app for iOS devices. Featuring an intuitive dashboard, one click character recognition, flashcards, a learner's library, and character stroke animation, WCC Dictionary now offers a complete suite of tools to help students, backpackers, and business travelers maximize their Chinese. A search bar quickly translates and defines each individual Chinese character in a sentence or paragraph.
Aug 07, 2015 - Virtual Space announces Mum explain to me 1.3 for iOS, an app specifically designed for children with autism and mental retardation. The app serves to help develop children's cognitive skills, improve social adaptation as well as recover their psychic and emotional health. The app uses pictures of familiar objects that are marked and voiced. While playing the child will learn to identify objects and categorize them by a certain common feature which is a very important for their development.
Aug 06, 2015 - DADA Company advances its strategy to enter the educational sector through the acquisition of Arloon's app catalog. Arloon has developed in a short period of time a surprising and innovative portfolio, focusing on elementary education (6-12 years old), harnessing the potential of new technologies such as Augmented Reality to enhance the learning experience. The transaction strengthens DADA Company's position as a leading company worldwide in the education sector.
Aug 03, 2015 - Virginia based independent publishing company, Jolly Books, LLC today introduces True Heroes 1781, their first game in a series of history mystery apps. Explore colonial times and discover life in the 1700's! True Heroes 1781 is an educational app for elementary to middle school aged children and is loaded with historical fun. The app teaches kids about George Washington, life in colonial times and the birth of America. It features games, videos and more than a dozen historical facts.