Third Annual Star Walk Month of Astronomy Begins

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[] Alexandria, Virginia - Vito Technology Inc., an awarded developer of top education iOS app Star Walk, announces the beginning of their third annual Month of Astronomy, an event that combines various astronomy related activities and contests with the new iPad as the main prize. It is a great chance to widen your knowledge of astronomy and meet likeminded people around the world. Star Walk Month of Astronomy is absolutely free to join and requires no purchase.

Star Walk Month of Astronomy is a becoming-a-tradition online event for anyone who wants to check and enlarge their knowledge of astronomy. During four weeks Star Walk team will be sharing the most interesting space discoveries and running a series of educational contests about the Universe. One of the oldest sciences, astronomy opens secrets of stars, planets, nebulae etc. and brings millions of people in the world to experience the celestial wonders. No surprise that last year Star Walk Month of Astronomy attracted hundreds of participants all over the world.

Star Walk is a handy astronomy guide that shows celestial objects (stars, constellations, satellites, etc.) in the exact positions on the sky above you, providing comprehensive information about them. It helps anyone even remotely interested in astronomy find their way across the sky, determine where to look for any chosen object, rewind or fast-forward time to see how celestial bodies move. It inspires curiosity about the Universe and helps understand amazing cosmic phenomena.

Star Walk team is happy to share the magic of stargazing experience and ready to gift the new iPad, iTunes cards, branded T-shirts and of course a plethora of codes for Vito educational apps. Anyone who joins at any stage of the Month of Astronomy contest has a chance to win the main prize along with one of the weekly prizes. The contest is set on Star Walk Facebook fan page and runs through Sunday, August 12. Star Walk team invites all astronomy enthusiasts and any bloggers to join and spread the word. Promo codes for reviews and giveaways are available upon request.

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.