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Mineral Database app for iPad updated to include 3D crystal structures
Jan 22, 2014 - Tasa Graphic Arts, Inc. has released an update to the Mineral Database app for iPad. The new version includes 3D structures that you can rotate and enlarge to fill your screen. Mineral identification is made easy with the Mineral Database compiled by M. Darby Dyar and Mickey E. Gunter and illustrated by Dennis Tasa. This searchable database provides a quick reference for students, educators, professionals, or anyone interested in minerals. No internet connection is required.
Art Authority for iPad adds video
Dec 23, 2013 - Art Authority today announced that their flagship Art Authority for iPad app now includes the ability to view Internet-based videos on hundreds of its key works of art. Art Authority for iPad transports you to an enthralling, real-world art museum filled with works by over 1,000 of the western world's greatest artists, from ancient times to today. Art Authority for iPad 4.9.1 displays a video button on the plaque beneath any work of art for which a video is available.
iPhorisms Pro App Released and is Free for a Limited Time
Dec 03, 2013 - Ultralab is announcing the release of iPhorisms Pro, an extended version of iPhorisms app, and a promotional sale dedicated to its launch. iPhorisms is a hand-picked collection of motivational quotes accompanied by inspiring images, relaxing backgrounds and beautiful typography. The app now features two background modes: soothing solid-color backgrounds introduced in the very first versions of iPhorisms and breathtaking colorful images, a recent addition to app's functionality.
All Art Authority apps half-price for Black Friday
Nov 26, 2013 - Art Authority, developers of the award-winning line of classic art apps, today announced all Art Authority apps will be on sale for half price on Black Friday, November 29, 2013. Art Authority for iPad & Art Authority for Mac will be priced at $4.99 & Art Authority K-12 for iPad at $3.99, each 50% off through the App Store. Art Authority for iPhone will be a particularly good deal at 60% off. Art Authority for iPad brings nearly 70,000 high-resolution classic works of art to users' fingertips.
Massive update to the free Guide for iPad Lite app - available today
Nov 19, 2013 - \Today announcing, iOS Guides has massively updated its free iPad Guide Lite app with new content and a brand new interface. Available today, version 1.6 introduces brand new tutorials for iOS 7, a news feed and a brand new interface built from the ground-up for iOS 7. Combined, these improvements and additions make Guide for iPad Lite the perfect way to learn new techniques and top tips about the world's best tablet. The app reveals a handful of secrets, tips and tricks for using iOS and iPad.
iPick Produce 1.0 released for iOS
Nov 18, 2013 - Pittsburgh based Cleric Software Solutions today introduces iPick Produce 1.0, their new quick reference app for iOS. iPick Produce is the best way to find out how to pick fruits and vegetables. Featuring a comprehensive guide detailing how to pick and store produce, easily learn which produce to smell, which to knock, which to shake, and which to squeeze. The app also offers tips and tricks on how to prepare and/or eat produce, and can even recommend the best way to store your produce.
Word Sounds 3.1 released for iOS: English Pronunciation is Simple Now
Nov 12, 2013 - Independent developer, Kian Tong Thai today announces Word Sounds 3.1, an update to their English language app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app has been designed to make learning the correct pronunciation of hundreds of thousands of English words easy and quick, without having to memorise any of them. It can also be used as a reference for the correct pronunciation of a word. An optional digital timer has been added to Word Sounds to make the self-test more challenging and fun.
Tasa Graphic Arts releases the definitive Mineral Database app for iPad
Nov 11, 2013 - Mineral identification is finally made easy with Mineral Database 1.0 for iOS, compiled by M. Darby Dyar and Mickey E. Gunter & illustrated by Dennis Tasa. An excellent reference for students, educators, professionals, or anyone interested in minerals, Mineral Database provides a fully searchable database of mineral photos, photomicrographs, physical properties, crystal structure animations, optical properties, classification and occurrence data. Entries for more than 300 species are covered.
ABBYY Lingvo Dictionaries Enriched with Macmillan Essential Dictionary
Nov 06, 2013 - The Android and iOS-based editions of ABBYY Lingvo Dictionaries, a cutting-edge application to instantly translate words and phrases in multiple languages, have been enriched with a premium quality English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited. An indispensable aid to intermediate learners of English, this Essential Dictionary contains over 45,000 headwords, phrases, and phrasal verbs, with 36,000 examples showing how words are used in a wide variety of situations.