Top iOS Astronomy Guides Celebrate with New Versions and Free iPad 2
December 27, 2011 in Education
[prMac.com] Alexandria, Virginia - Vito Technology has announced two updates of their award-winning Education apps for iOS: Star Walk - 5 Stars Astronomy Guide 5.6 and Solar Walk - 3D Solar System Modes. Star Walk allows users to easily locate and identify 20,000 objects in the night sky. The 360-degree, touch control star map displays constellations, stars, planets, satellites, and galaxies currently overhead from anywhere on Earth. Solar Walk is focused on the Solar system and the Milky Way galaxy and is highly praised for design excellence and comprehensive educational films. Star Walk 5.6 and Solar Walk 1.9.1 are being released in conjunction with upcoming holidays, and Vito Technology is launching giveaways, contests, and special sale pricing for Star Walk both iPhone and iPad versions, Solar Walk, Solar Walk for Mac and Geo Walk on December 21st-30th.
The update brings holiday fun to the education applications. Children and adults of all age will enjoy seeing Santa flying across the sky on December 24th, and another surprise is waiting for those who are enjoying the apps: after 15 seconds of idle the screen is slowly covered with beautiful frost lines. Aside from the holiday decorations, Star Walk received new Help section and Solar Walk - an asteroid belt.
Holiday campaign also includes limited time pricing offer and multiple giveaways. During the season there is a great chance you will get Star Walk for free, as it is being given away at Starbucks and in giveaways all over the iOS dedicated blogs. Vito Technology is at the same time giving away an iPad 2on their website and has scheduled price drops for all their apps on December 21st-30th.
* iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
* Augmented Reality feature in Star Walk only for iPhone 4, iPad 2, and 4th generation iPod touch
* iOS 4.0 or later (iOS 5.0 tested)
Pricing and Availability:
Star Walk - 5 Stars Astronomy Guide 5.6 is $2.99 (USD) and available worldwide through the App Store in the Education category. Star Walk for iPad - Interactive Astronomy Guide 5.5 is $4.99. Solar Walk and Geo Walk are $2.99.
Limited time discount will be available December 21st to 30th:
* Star Walk iPhone $1.99
* Star Walk iPad $2.99
* Solar Walk $1.99
* Geo Walk $0.99
Review copies are available upon request.
Solar Walk - 3D Solar System model 1.9.1
Star Walk - 5 Stars Astronomy Guide 5.6
Based in Alexandria, Virginia, Vito Technology Inc. is headed by CEO Victor Toporkov and has developed an impressive portfolio of products for Windows Mobile since it entered the mobile software market in 2001. The company's latest endeavors include iOS and Web 2.0 software development. Vito Technology won an Apple Design Award in 2010 for its Star Walk for iPad app. The company consists of two departments: Research & Development Department and Marketing Department with 30 employees in total. Copyright (C) 2011 Vito Technology Inc. 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.