November 6, 2011 in Games (F)
[prMac.com] Madrid, Spain - The Multimedia department of the International Yawara-Jitsu federation introduces Crossword Puzzles 1.0, its new English crossword puzzle iPhone app. This app has a very easy and intuitive interface. It includes 2 crossword puzzle books, with over 80 puzzles. The crossword puzzles are organized according to level and size. The app contains from small, 12x12, easy to solve puzzles to big, 20x20 more difficult puzzles.
The first example of a crossword puzzle appeared on September 14, 1890, in the Italian magazine Il Secolo Illustrato della Domenica. It was designed by Giuseppe Airoldi and titled "Per passare il tempo" ("To pass the time"). Airoldi's puzzle was a four-by-four grid with no shaded squares, but it included horizontal and vertical clues. Since than crossword puzzles have evolved quit a bit. And now crossword puzzles can be solved on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
All puzzles are automatically saved, so the user will never lose the puzzle he's currently working on. If the user needs help, he can ask for a letter hint and when he really gets stuck the whole word can be revealed. The completed puzzles are all marked. No subscription is required. Addition books can be bought individually from within the crossword puzzle app. The app does not need an Internet connection and there is no waiting for the puzzles to download.
Recently, the multimedia department of the International Yawara-Jitsu Federation, has released a Dutch crossword puzzles iPhone app. Due to the huge success of this app, now the English version of the crossword puzzle app has been released.
* iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 3.1 or later
* 2.0 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Crossword Puzzles 1.0 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.
Based in Madrid, Spain. The multimedia department of the International Yawara-Jitsu Federation is dedicated to the development of web applications and applications for the iphone. It's first application, a word trainer for adults, was released on April 29, of 2010. This app has been in the top 10 of the Apple App store, for educational apps, for several months. Since then, the app has been released in 6 different languages. Copyright (C) 2010-2011 International Yawara-Jitsu Federation 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.