Reference - Latest Releases
MobiSystems launches Oxford Dictionary of English FREE app
Jun 26, 2015 - The leading mobile app publisher and developer MobiSystems is pleased to announce the release of the foremost single-volume English language dictionary, the Oxford Dictionary of English, as a free mobile app for iOS. Completely revised and updated to include the most comprehensive and accurate picture of the English language today, the Oxford Dictionary of English is the most authoritative dictionary app available. The current edition includes thousands of words, phrases, meanings and more.
WikiLinks 3 Release - The All New Smart Wikipedia Reader for iOS
Jun 11, 2015 - Indie developer, Boris Conforty today announces WikiLinks 3, the iOS Wikipedia reader that will let you discover articles in a smart, intuitive and fun way. WikiLinks is much more than a browser, it's an interactive and fun way to discover and learn new things. WikiLinks's graphical interface displays articles by showing meaningful swatches that are linked together forming nodes. Version 3 is an all new version, redesigned and optimised for iOS 8 with many many new features.
The Lost in Translation, Found in a Dictionary Contest - It's a Win-Win
May 28, 2015 - Paragon Software Group today announces the "Lost in Translation, Found in a Dictionary" contest. Travelers are invited to share a funny experience from a trip abroad where cross-cultural communication went horribly wrong. Entrants are invited to share what happened when they attempted to order a meal, get directions from a local, or check in at a hotel in another country. Entering is easy; simply comment on the "Lost in Translation, Found in a Dictionary" post on the Slovoed Facebook page.
Join the Universe of Translation and Language Learning at Lingvo Live
Apr 23, 2015 - The team of linguistic enthusiasts and professionals experienced at ABBYY linguistic research today is proud to announce the release of Lingvo Live at The Next Web Conference. Lingvo Live is a networking service for speakers and learners of different languages. Powered by an international community, Lingvo Live provides the definitions and translations of the most popular words and phrases, even some that are not registered in dictionaries yet.
Art Authority Announces Year Five of Its Intern Program for Art Majors
Apr 20, 2015 - Art Authority, developers of the award-winning line of classic art apps, today announced year five of its Summer Intern Program for students majoring in art and art history. As in previous years, the program aims to provide students with experience working on a cutting-edge app within their field of study, while at the same time enhancing the database behind the Art Authority line of apps. Over past summers, interns helped add 25,000 works to the 75,000 work Art Authority collection.
Life Quotes for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch
Apr 10, 2015 - Brisbane based Dasvibes Digital announces Life Quotes - 365 Days of Motivation & Inspiration 1.0.1, its new reference app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Life Quotes - 365 Days of Motivation & Inspiration delivers you daily famous and high quality motivational quotes and inspirational content. The app shows you just one motivating and energetic inspiring quote daily sensing your feelings & moods, so there is no big list of quotes to confuse you.
Mlab Technologies Releases Readr - An App That Reads Instructions Aloud
Apr 08, 2015 - Seattle based Mlab Technologies today introduces Readr 1.0, their new reference app for iOS 8.0 and above. Readr makes following instructions fun by adding a whole new layer of interactivity: your voice. Readr listens for your voice commands and then reads the appropriate steps from your instruction manual. There are two ways to add instructions to Readr: with the built-in camera and from the internet. Readr will intelligently interpret them, organize them by steps, and neatly display them.
Art Authority for iPad free celebrating iPad and its 5-year anniversary
Apr 03, 2015 - Art Authority for iPad free today only, celebrating 5-year anniversary of the app and the iPad. Art Authority, developers of the award-winning line of classic art apps, announced that, today only, Art Authority for iPad is free from the App Store, celebrating the 5-year anniversary of the app and the groundbreaking device that made the app and so much else possible, Apple's iPad. Both shipped on April 3, 2010, and both quickly caught users' fancy.
Handle The Information Explosion Age Like A Chess Grandmaster
Mar 12, 2015 - New York based TIB Labs Inc today announces their new updated app, Mindmory 1.1 for iOS devices. With nearly everyone experiencing some form of information overload on a daily basis, being able to remember important information or make informed decisions become more and more difficult. Mindmory is a breakthrough mobile app that is designed to help both in both these important areas. Users have responded with enthusiasm.