January 4, 2010 in Utilities (F)
[prMac.com] Huntingtown, Maryland - Ray Wenderlich has released AppVault 1.1 for iPhone and iPod touch. AppVault contains an iTunes Alarm Clock, Battery Monitor, Flashlight, Translator, Unit Converter, Bible, Tip Calculator, Level, Currency Converter, Guitar Toolkit, and 15 other popular utility apps in a single package. Competing with other app collections, AppVault distinguishes itself by providing a high level of quality in each app.
"We spent over a third of our project adding polish", said Ray Wenderlich, one of the three programmers on the AppVault development team. "We wanted to make sure each app was as quick and easy and delightful to use as possible - and looked great too."
Complete list of apps available in AppVault:
1) iTunes Alarm Clock - Wake up to any song on your playlist
2) Battery - Shows you how long you'll have to wait for a full charge
3) Flashlight - Never be in the dark again, or dance to the strobe
4) Translator - Translate between 53 languages including LOLcats
5) Unit Converter - Quickly convert units with a stylish interface
6) Bible - Look up passages or read the verse of the day
7) Tip Calculator - Quickly determine tips and split checks
8) Level - Use your device to tell if any surface is balanced or not
9) Currency Converter - Quickly compare one currency to others
10) Days Until - Get countdowns to your birthdays and anniversaries
11) Period Calc - Keep track of your girl's or your own monthly cycles
12) Dice - Roll dice whether they are 6 or 20 sided - great for games
13) Loan Calc - Learn how much you'd save with one extra payment/year
14) Price Compare - Find out what's cheaper at the grocery store and save
15) Holidays - Learn about holidays across the world, and silly holidays
16) Date Calc. Add days to dates, and find out who you can "date"
17) Ruler - Measure any object with your device
18) System Info - Learn detailed information about your device
19) Sale Price - Find out how much you're really saving with a discount
20) Parking Buddy - Never forget where your car is parked again
21) Coin Flip - Flip an animated coin, for decision making or fun
22) iPlasma - Have a lava lamp in your pocket
23) Dashboard - Quickly view information all in one place
24) Web Apps - A directory of the coolest web apps and games out there
25) Guitar Tools - Tune your guitar and learn chords
AppVault is customizable so you can work with it the way you want - you can arrange the apps in any order you'd like, change the background, or set the number of icons that show up per row.
* iPhone or iPod Touch 3.0 or later
Pricing and Availability:
AppVault 1.1 is $2.99 (USD) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Utilities category. AppVault has received positive reviews from users and Gear Diary, and has already made it into the Top 100 Utility apps on the App Store.
AppVault was developed by software developers Calin Culianu, Mark Durante, and Ray Wenderlich, and artist Jesse Kuhn. Copyright (C) 2009 Ray Wenderlich. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.