December 8, 2010 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] San Francisco, California - Sprite Labs today is pleased to announce its iTunes featured iLearn Solar System App is now available for iPad. iLearn Solar System HD is an interactive, rich 3D visual experience and informative reference of the Solar System and its planets, the Sun and the Moon and much more.
Detailed information on each planet in the Solar System is given with the aid of stunning and beautiful animations. In addition to general information about each space object, information "pins" highlight specific characteristics on the space objects surface which users can explore further. Users can zoom in on the space objects surface to get a closer look and rotate the 3D model of the space object to get the desired perspective. 3D animations are used to bring home the concept of revolution and satellites.
Astronaut Ashley, a 3D tutor talks about these planets and also quizzes the user on their knowledge. Zooby, a 3D alien character, peps things up with his antics to keep the young minds engaged through the quiz. Users will benefit from this visually appealing, interactive and informational application and learn a lot about our neighboring planets in space and the Solar System, specially early readers because of it's fun and engaging teaching style. iLearn Solar System HD features:
* 3D Solar System: play with the 3D model of the Solar System, the eight Planets, the Sun, the Moon.
Zoom in, zoom out, explore from different angles.
* Informational Pins: enable the information pins, tap a pin to learn about it.
For example pins on the Earth's surface highlight the Oceans and Continents , pins on Jupiter's surface highlight the Great Red Spot, the Zones, and the Belts.
* Cover Flow Index: select a topic that you want to explore from a beautiful cover flow list and explore it's beautiful realistic 3D model.
* Quiz: play a guessing game with Astronaut Ashley and Zooby the alien, three space objects are shown, Ashley mentions several facts/hints which are pertinent to just one of them. Touch the right object and be rewarded with an applause from Zooby, and a sticker with 3 correct answers.
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 69.2 MB
Pricing and Availability:
iLearn Solar System HD 2.0 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category. iLearn Solar System is a featured "New and Noteworthy" application in the iTunes App Store in the Education category.
Located in Fremont, California, Sprite Labs was founded in 2009 with the vision of creating quality entertainment and educational applications for mobile devices. All Material and Software (C) 2009-2010 Sprite Labs, LLC / All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.