Travel - Latest Releases
Never use a Phrase Book again - VTranslater Released for iOS
May 29, 2013 - CHGB Sarl today announces VTranslater 1.30, the latest update of its popular travel and educational application developed for iOS devices. VTranslator enables travelers who are visiting countries to understand road signs and other directives quickly and efficiently in a different language. Users of the app simply take a photograph of the signage they need translating, and 'VTranslator' takes over and does the rest. Version 1.30 sports a brand new translation engine and much more.
PlayPlaces - Ultimate Kids Road Trip App Updated for Summer
May 29, 2013 - AppAvenger announced Playplaces - Ultimate Kids Road Trip App 1.4, updated for the summer. Showing the locations of over 9,000 restaurants with play structures for kids and rest areas for the traveling family, PlayPlaces Ultimate Kids Road Trip App is a must have companion for those long rides with small children. No need to remember how many miles the last next rest area sign said, a quick glance at the app and users can know if they can make it or need to get off at the next exit.
RV Helper for iPhone, Nook, Google Play Store and Kindle
May 24, 2013 - MICOM Software, announced the upcoming release of RV Helper 1.0 for iPhone, IPad, Google Play Store, NookHD and Kindle Tablet. The only app designed for RV owners to help them with their RV, motorhome or trailer, this app is easy to use and full of valuable information. Using this app once will save money. Topics covered include: how to back up and hook up a trailer, how to hook up a weight distributing hitch, how to hook up a 5th wheel, and more.
Art Alert app on sale for Memorial Day weekend
May 24, 2013 - Art Authority, developers of the award-winning line of classic art apps, today announced that their Art Alert app will be on sale throughout the Memorial Day weekend. Art Alert uses the Art Authority database of 60,000+ works to help users easily find, preview and get to real art in the real world. A collaboration between Open Door Networks and Project A, Art Authority's mission is the design, development and deployment of the best ways for users to experience art on their modern-day devices.
TimeStream Software Publishes My Favorite Disney World Secrets Article
May 23, 2013 - TimeStream Software, developer of the popular Walt Disney World Secrets Gold! iPhone app published an article on its favorite secrets of the Magic Kingdom. Published to coincide with the finishing of the school year and beginning of the busy summer vacation season at Walt Disney World, the article is a fun look at seven magical secrets which guests of the Magic Kingdom walk past, over and through without ever noticing when visiting the parks.
Packing Pro Summer Update Adds Family Travel and Multi-bag Support
May 21, 2013 - QuinnScape today announces Packing Pro 9.0, an important update to its popular travel packing app for iOS. Packing Pro is a digital packing list that features an extensive, customizable catalog, several handy sample lists that can be used as templates, and unlimited, 100% customizable packing lists. Version 9.0 adds a host of family-friendly features to this 4-year-old app, as well as individual bag weight totaling to help avoid excess baggage fees.
A bold new app is on a mission to get people home safely
May 14, 2013 - According to the World Health Organisation, more than 270,000 pedestrians die each year on the world's roads. As the UN tries to raise awareness for pedestrian safety with the global Road Safety Week, a new app has taken up the call with a worthy mission: to get people home safely. With just a few clicks, Thumbln 1.0 quickly connects trusted family and friends to help people get home safe and sound. Thumbln has been designed from the ground up to protect users' safety, security and privacy.
ABBYY Launches Illustrated Digital PhraseBooks for iOS Devices
May 13, 2013 - ABBYY today announced availability of ABBYY PhraseBooks for iOS, an application that helps travelers communicate in 6 languages including English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Russian. It also allows them to quickly learn most common phrases for various occasions and feel at home when abroad and offline. PhraseBooks for iOS offers an up-to-date language content grouped by ABBYY's lexicographers into 11 topics, most vital for traveling.
Offline Location Sharing: from Saving Money to Saving Lives
May 13, 2013 - Zurich based mobile maps provider, MapsWithMe GmbH today announces MapsWithMe Pro 2.3.3, an update to their popular travel app for iOS and Android devices. MapsWithMe provides detailed maps of the world that work completely offline. It is possible to download the map of any country and then use it on a mobile device without internet access. Version 2.3.3 introduces location sharing, adds new languages, new API for external maps, with improved and smoother map handling.