Health and Fitness - Latest Releases
New sleep sounds app drifts into the App Store with great results
Dec 06, 2013 - UK based app developer, Rory Buckley has announced the recent release of Sleep Sounds (Relaxing White Noise and Ambient Music) for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The Sleep Sounds app contains a variety of ambient nature sounds and gentle background music to help aid sleep and general relaxation. The sounds can be played individually or mixed together to allow the user to create their very own ambient sound experience. So far, the free app has achieved many high chart positions around the globe.
Excuses Stop Here with Gym Tuck 1.0 - New Fitness App from Joshua Lipsey
Dec 04, 2013 - Core Concepts today introduces Gym Tuck 1.0, a brand new fitness app from celebrity trainer and former professional athlete Joshua Lipsey. Using a method called BOYTAM (Bet On Yourself To Achieve More), users are able to bet on how many tucks, or exercises, they can complete or how long they can hold a tuck. Users can track and share their progress with friends through social media. There are over 500 beginner and advanced tucks to choose from and a video demonstration accompanies each exercise.
App Store hit app Smart Alarm Clock goes Android exclusively on Amazon
Dec 03, 2013 - Smart Alarm Clock, a sleep tracking app previously available only for iOS expanded to Android and Kindle Fire platforms. The app made its debut with an exclusive release on Amazon with Google Play to follow at the end of the year. Building on the strengths of its iOS version, the Android app promises to be a bestseller. The app takes advantage of the built-in accelerometer of the device to monitor user's activity and a unique algorithm to analyze the collected data.
World Fit - A Social App Dedicated Solely to Health and Fitness
Dec 03, 2013 - California based start-up company, World Fit LLC today introduces World Fit 1.0, its new fitness tool developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The World Fit App combines the usefulness of a calorie counter with the power of social media. With a number of diet plans to choose from, World Fit has something for everyone. Share and get tips, advice, and encouragement. You can also view each other's meal plans to get a variety of meal ideas for yourself.
WOW NOW Digital and Interactive Magazine launches its 7th issue
Nov 30, 2013 - WOW NOW (World of Women Now) is a new, monthly, digital and interactive magazine. This Interactive Magazine launches its 7th issue, dedicated to a world that goes beyond technology, beyond innovations, even beyond beauty. This month's issue explores the most advanced and innovative technologies to combat aging and reveals the revolutionary methods that will keep everyone in tip-top shape; whether that's the diet of the future or an instant snowflake facelift.
NimbleWorks introduces Training Zones 1.0 for iOS - New Reference App
Nov 27, 2013 - UK based NimbleWorks LLP today introduces Training Zones 1.0 for iOS, its new reference app for cyclists and other endurance athletes. Training Zones allows athletes to calculate their personal training zones based on their individual heart rate or power measurements. The zones follow patterns laid out in the common training manuals for power training. Not only does training zones provide levels it also provides detailed explanations about each of the 7 levels.
Gym Tuck Fitness App for iOS Revamps and Personalizes Working Out
Nov 22, 2013 - Core Concepts Studio introduces Gym Tuck 1.0 for iOS. Gym Tuck uses BOYTAM, a revolutionary method never used in a fitness app before. BOYTAM stands for "Bet On Yourself To Achieve More" and it adds a strong competitive element to exercising. Choose a Procedure and then bet on how many tucks (Lipsey's term for exercises) they can cope with and for how long. This goal-driven method helps people achieve and go past their threshold to get the best results while enjoying themselves at the same time.
Coumadin Users: Vitamin K + 9 Other Nutrients Data in iNutrients App
Nov 18, 2013 - Indie developer James Hollender recently released version 2.1 of his iNutrients app with the entire USDA National Nutrient Database (Internet access not required) for: Vitamin K, Calories, Carbohydrates, Dietary Cholesterol, Fiber, Potassium, Proteins, Saturated Fat, Sodium and Sugars. The database now includes 8,463 different foods and 15,135 food servings. Even with this large quantity it may still not be enough. Users can now add their own custom foods and food servings to help fill that gap.
Mindscape Meditation - 1st of its kind Christian meditation app for iPad
Nov 16, 2013 - Avenue8 today introduces Mindscape Meditation 1.0 for iPad, an app that pioneers an interactive method for learning scripture-based meditation. Mindscape Meditation focuses specifically on Christian meditation with an unmatched level of customization. Users choose from stunning 3D scenes, varied time length and focused scriptures with a voice guide that adjusts to selections. With no internet connection required, it is easy to use anytime and anywhere to de-stress on and focus on God's Word.