April 22, 2015 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Alexandria, Virginia - Today Vito Technology Inc. announced that their Apple Design Award winning stargazing guide Star Walk now works on Apple Watch to provide the most personal stargazing experience yet. Seamlessly integrated with the iPhone Star Walk app, the Apple Watch app presents the most interesting astronomical events seen from users location just in time.
Star Walk is a handy astronomy guide that shows celestial objects (stars, constellations, satellites, etc.) in the exact positions on the sky above, providing comprehensive information about them. It helps anyone with any level of experience 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.
The Apple Watch Star Walk app alerts users of upcoming astronomical events and anything interesting going on in the sky seen from their location. Users can schedule a reminder for the next spectacular meteor shower, the International Space Station flying over their location, or catch the perfect night for astrophotography.
Features of Star Walk Apple Watch app
* Calendar of upcoming astronomical events
* Current phase of the moon
* Time of sunset and sunrise
* Custom Alerts
Star Walk on Apple Watch works together with the iPhone app, users can schedule alerts on any device and it will appear on Apple Watch just in the right time.
* English, Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Spanish
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 6.0 or later (supports iOS 8)
* 63.7 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Star Walk 7.1.0 is $2.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide through the App Store in the Education category.
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) 2015 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.