Education - Latest Releases

Learning Apps Are Going 3D: Learnia Released On App Store

Feb 01, 2018 - Ottawa based Learnia Inc. today announces Learnia, their next-gen math & spelling app for the iPad. Learnia uses state-of-the-art 3D graphics to create an attractive and fun world for kids to explore. To make progress, kids have to master skill stones that contain lectures, exercises and a final challenge. Skill stones can be mastered to a bronze, silver or gold level enticing kids to try hard or come back later to "nail it." Learnia teaches spelling and common core aligned math grade 1, 2 & 3.


Shaderific now with full support for iOS 11 and iPhone X

Jan 29, 2018 - Shaderific version 4.3 is available on the App Store now. Shaderific is an educational app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch that helps computer science students and experienced developers to get started with OpenGL ES 2.0 and OpenGL ES 3.0 shader development. The app makes it possible to write, compile and test shader programs directly on any iOS device without ever touching a laptop or desktop computer. Version 4.3 adds full support for iOS 11 and iPhone X.


Baby Songs and Lullabies App Helps Calm Kids and Lull Them to Sleep

Jan 22, 2018 - Dublin-based indie development team Lively Mind today announces Baby Songs and Lullabies 1.03 for iOS devices, their collection of 18 lullabies specially designed to help babies and toddlers calm down and fall to sleep. Songs include "Baa Baa Black Sheep," "London Bridge is Falling Down," "Three Blind Mice," and many other classic songs, lullabies, and nursery rhymes for kids. The free app allows parents to set a custom timer for when the music should stop playing.


Find Them All: My Pets for iOS - Interactive Educational App

Jan 10, 2018 - Paris based Knbmedia today introduces Find Them All: My Pets for iOS, the fourth in their series of "Find Them All" educational apps for kids 2 - 8. Find Them All: My Pets is a guided introduction, entirely spoken in 8 languages, to 48 different pets. This 100% interactive app features 7 different activities, including: Match the Pet, Win an Animated Card, Take a Photo, Find the Pet in the Dark, Make a Jigsaw Puzzle from a Photo, Play the Quiz and Watch Videos.


Math SteelCave Challenge: Math in Space

Dec 21, 2017 - Barcelona based Titan Deep Space Company today introduces Math SteelCave Challenge, its new 3D math educational game title for iOS devices. MSCC is an educational and interactive game that generates random math exercises in an infinite space cave of steel. Flying along the steel cave with a powerful starship, the player shoots with the laser to the numbers, solving the static and dynamic random panels, from sums to equations. But someone has decided to interfere with your work.


Announcing Scriptogram - A New Cursive Writing App for iPad

Dec 13, 2017 - Alphabet Galleries, LLC releases Scriptogram 1.0, its new cursive writing app for iPad. With Scriptogram, adults and children learn cursive writing and are able to send a note in their own handwriting. Create a note using the keyboard to type your message and then trace over the dotted letters. Learn to sign your name with a flourish and make your signature personal and unique. Pick from 32 different decorative and solid color backgrounds and send your note by message, email or Facebook post.


Scientific Study Demonstrates App Series Greatly Improves Literacy

Dec 11, 2017 - Pyxwise Software has had its phonics approach to teaching literacy skills scientifically validated in a qualitative research study. The Simplex Spelling series of apps improves English spelling and reading skills by using a powerful combination of phonics lessons, spelling/word patterns, a unique "reverse phonics" approach and contextually relevant spelling rules. The Schonell Spelling Test results indicated a very strong improvement in student spelling skills during the research study.


Math Classroom Challenge Christmas Edition now ready

Dec 09, 2017 - Barcelona based Titan Deep Space Company today introduces Math Classroom Challenge 1.02, its new children's educational game title for iOS devices. Designed especially for children aged five to twelve, MCC is an educational and interactive game that generates random math exercises in an safe 3D environment. This version has no enemies, and no weapons. Instead, the player throws water with a water hose to the numbers, solving the static and dynamic random panels, from sums to equations.


Award winning iOS communication app adds fourth language - Dutch

Nov 30, 2017 - AssistiveWare today releases Proloquo2Go 5.3, an important update to their symbol-supported communication app for iOS devices. Proloquo2Go gives a voice to those who cannot speak. It is used by people with autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and other diagnoses for everyday communication and language development. The latest update to include Dutch comes after a year of research on Dutch and Flemish core words, grammar and language development.