December 18, 2012 in Health and Fitness
[prMac.com] Prague, Czech Republic - TappyTaps has announced a new major version of Food Additives Checker, iPhone app that helps consumers to make knowledgeable decision what to eat and buy. The application contains rich database of food additives, with detailed description and risk information about each additive. As a celebration of this new version app, it will be discounted to $0.99 only on Thursday 20th December 2012.
There are more than 500 types of food additives used in most of food products available in the market. Some of them are natural and safe, but some of them can cause allergy, hyperactivity and even cancer. Also some of the food additives are made from animals and some of religious groups or vegetarians should avoid them.
In European Union, Australia and in some of US states are food additives marked by "E Numbers" on food labels on each product. In those countries, E-Calc function for quickly checking those E Numbers is very helpful. "Thanks to unique calc-like interface is possible to quickly decode all food additives written on food label and decide, which product to buy right in the shop", said Jindrich Sarson, CEO of TappyTaps. Food Additives Checker can also find additives by additive name, that is especially helpful in countries, where E Numbers are not used.
* Comprehensive list of more than 500 additives
* Colour coded by danger level (green=safe, orange = be careful, red= dangerous)
* Including detailed information for most of the food additives
* Dietary restrictions and recommendations for religious groups and vegan / vegetarians
* Description of possible side effects for dangerous food additives
* Quickly search by name or code for the additive when checking food labels while shopping
* Multi-Language Functionality: Find additives in English, German, Dutch, Italian, Spanish and French (Very useful when traveling)
* possibility to set custom indicator for dietary restrictions / side effects
* No internet connection required
* English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish
* iPhone and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 1.2 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Food Additives Checker 3.0 for iOS is offered for $1.99 only and is available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Health category. Only on Thursday 20th December 2012 app will be discounted to $0.99.
Located in Prague, Czech Republic, TappyTaps is a software development company specializing in applications for mobile operating systems, including Apple iPhone, Google Android and Windows Mobile. The company was founded in 2009 by Jindrich and Jan Sarson, and markets 12 innovative products, so far. Copyright (C) 2009-2012 TappyTaps. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPhoto are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries. Android and Picasa are trademarks of Google, Inc. Windows is a trademark of Microsoft, Inc. Flickr is a trademark of Yahoo, Inc.