Education - Latest Releases
Bug Art - A Creative Platform for Kids is now Available
Mar 13, 2014 - Today, Little Bit Studio launched Bug Art 1.0, a universal iOS app that uniquely combines creativity and exciting game play. Bug Art allows children to both free paint and design beautiful bugs that come to life for exploring lush environmental playgrounds, fast paced racing, and tilt based flying. Besides providing a creative platform for kids, Bug Art introduces hidden educational elements including problem solving, fine motor skills, memory, and general exploration.
Isygames Adds to Science Series with The Amazing Digestive Journey App
Mar 13, 2014 - Award-winning science and education app developer Isygames today released The Amazing Digestive Journey, an interactive learning adventure game. Students take a virtual journey through the complete human digestive system - depicted in detailed imagery - while learning important concepts of anatomy and physiology. Combining adventurous exploration with serious learning, the app can be used at home or in the classroom, and is an ideal educational tool for parents & teachers of children aged 6-14.
Aquafadas Little Red Riding Hood: Read, Listen & Play Free for 24 Hours
Mar 11, 2014 - Aquafadas, today, is pleased to announce that Little Red Riding Hood: Read, Listen & Play version 3.2 is available for free on the App Store on March 11th only. This educational app for children makes learning fun with nine interactive games to engage young readers. Children are lead through and immersed in the age-old story of Little Red Riding Hood, making it easier and more fun than ever for them to learn to read. The app includes several educational games and activities.
Shaderific now with support for OpenGL ES 3.0 and GLSL ES 3.0
Mar 11, 2014 - Shaderific version 3.2 is available on the App Store now. Shaderific is an educational app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch that helps computer science students and experienced developers to get started with OpenGL ES 2.0 and OpenGL ES 3.0 shader development. The app makes it possible to write, compile and test shader programs directly on any iOS device without ever touching a laptop or desktop computer. Version 3.2 adds support for OpenGL ES 3.0 and GLSL ES 3.0 and a customizable blending mode.
Busy Shapes Helps 2-5 Year Olds Sharpen Reasoning Skills & Intelligence
Mar 07, 2014 - Selected as a worldwide App Store “Best New App,” Busy Shapes from Seven Academy is inspired by the pioneering works of famed Swiss scientist and intelligence expert Jean Piaget. The game helps children improve their ability to handle simple objects through a series of puzzles in an amazing exploratory and evolving digital playground. Plus, the app's digital exploratory playground regularly refreshes with different objects, which keeps children interested and engaged.
Licking Letters - Top iOS Spelling Game Released on iPad
Mar 06, 2014 - Chicago based Tenlin Studios today announces the release of their App Store favorite for kids - Licking Letters 1.1 - now for iPad. After its stellar run in the iPod store, this hit educational spelling game is now available for immediate download on iPad. Licking Letters is a spelling application for kids ages 2 to 5 in which they are challenged to spell words. It features over 140 words, ranging from 3 to 5 letters. There are also four Mini-Games included between spelling rounds.
Huff 'n Puff by Duckie Deck - a unique and breath-engaging app for kids
Mar 05, 2014 - Duckie Deck today introduces Huff N' Puff, their newest app for kids that teaches about the physical effects of wind and air, in a simplified setting. Designed for toddlers as young as 12 months, Huff N Puff allows them to have a more direct interaction with the digital world by using the power of their own breath. Just blow some air near the iPad's or iPhone's iOS 5 microphone and delight in the realistic effect on-screen. The app features more than 20 fun scenarios that are sure to delight.
New Math App from Dexteria Named a Best New App in Education by Apple
Feb 24, 2014 - Dexteria Dots, the new math app from BinaryLabs, has been named a Best New App in Education by Apple, and is currently being featured on the App Store. The app takes a unique, intuitive approach to math education and supports many of the Common Core Standards for early mathematics education. Rather than the typical "drill-and-kill" type of app, Dexteria Dots features intuitive gesturing and multiple representations of numbers & relative value, resulting in understanding at the conceptual level.
Let's be Social 1.1 released for iPad - Social Skills for Special Needs
Feb 24, 2014 - Everyday Speech today announces Let's be Social 1.1, an update to its popular iPad app focused on helping model and teach social skills to children who have special needs, including autism spectrum disorders. Let's be Social comes with 25 premium lessons and gives users the power to create completely customized lessons using their own pictures and text. Version 1.1 includes full text to speech support for all content, allowing a wider range of access for those in the special needs community.