April 20, 2011 in Books (E)
[prMac.com] HongKong - Mao 1.0, the iPhone app developed by CK Creative, introduced the poems from MaoZedon, a guru in poetry and calligraphy, in addition to a politician, was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 20th century by Time Magazine.
This app lists all his poems in Chinese and English, as well in original written form, clearly shows his bold and unrestrained style of poems and calligraphy in his earlier stage. All these give an insight to better understand the Chinese culture as well as the mentality in the East.
These poems also give you an opportunity to admire the beauty of Chinese wordings and to practice your Mandarin. Along with a series of photos included to show the background of these poems as well. This is a unique app that includes Mao's poems in English, traditional and simplified Chinese, as well the original calligraphy from Mao.
He is officially held in high regard in China as a great revolutionary, political strategist, military mastermind, and savior of the nation. Additionally, Mao is viewed as an intellectual, poet, philosopher, and visionary.
He's talented with the ability to effectively absorb wisdom from Chinese culture and history, where a good example is he was never received any military education nor even modernized education, however, through the digestion and practicing of an old book SunSze, he quickly became a strategist and war mastermind, and finally won many battles and several wars. The in-depth understanding of Chinese mentality made him develop the correct tactics and finally won the regime.
Needless to say, he had to face countless obstacles and never ending failure in the earlier stages. He maintained his drive and persist, through his poems and calligraphy created in this period, you would know how he dealt with his inner world and why he can maintain his spirit in these desperate periods.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 4.0 or later
* 5.5 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Mao 1.0 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category.
CK Creative, a specialized designing company in iPhone application development. Copyright (C) 2011 CK Creative. 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.