April 6, 2012 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Alexandria, Virginia - Vito Technology Inc.(R) has announced the release of new update to their award-winning Star Walk app, which take full advantage of the Retina display and quad core graphics of the new iPad. The popular stargazing guide and 3D globe model Geo Walk will be discounted for the Easter weekend with $1 off regular price.
Star Walk allows users to easily locate and identify 20,000+ objects in the night sky. The 360-degree, Multi-Touch star map displays 3D spinning models of constellations, stars, planets, satellites and galaxies currently overhead from anywhere on Earth. With the latest update, users can enjoy unprecedented graphics and interactivity, achieved with the iSight camera and Retina display on the new iPad. "The Retina display and quad core graphics allowed us to dramatically increase the number of objects on the screen," explained Vito Technology CEO Victor Toporkov.
Geo Walk is an illustrative 3D world fact book for iOS. The globe-based app with info cards contains data about plants, animals, places and people. With no Internet connection required users can read facts about wonders of the world and memorize the info with the help of multiple choice quizzes.
Both applications offer language support for U.S. English, Russian, Chinese Simple (HANS), German, Italian, Japanese, French, Spanish, Dutch, Korean, Chinese Traditional, and Arabic.
* iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
* Augmented Reality feature only for the new iPad, iPhone 4, iPad 2, and 4th generation iPod touch
* iOS 4.0 or later (iOS 5.0 tested)
Pricing and Availability:
The Star Walk app is available for $4.99 (iPad) and $1.99 (iPhone, iPod touch) from the App Store. Geo Walk is available for $1.99 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.
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) 2012 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.