The SciFi Collection Released - 100 SciFi Stories for iPhone/iPod Touch

January 20, 2010 in Books (E)

[] Bridgewater, New Jersey - 288 Vroom LLC today is delighted to introduce The SciFi Collection 1.1, their new out-of-this-world eBook reader for iPhone and iPod Touch. Developed specifically to take advantage of the iPhone's unique capabilities, The SciFi Collection is perfect for the science fiction fan in everyone.

The SciFi Collection boasts a library of 100 of some of the greatest Science Fiction short stories, novellas, and full-length novels of all time, making it quite possibly the largest stand alone science fiction compilation for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The SciFi Collection's easy to use and eerie interface offers 2 scrolling modes (Continuous and Page by Page) and adjustable story text size for easy reading. Stories are automatically bookmarked as necessary too, making it easy for readers to come back where they left off at any time.

Sample of some of the authors and their stories:
* Edwin L. Arnold (Gulliver of Mars)
* Arthur J. Burks (Lords of the Stratosphere)
* Edgar Rice Burroughs (The Land That Time Forgot, The Gods of Mars, and more)
* Ray Cummings (Beyond the Vanishing Point)
* Thorton DeKy (The Ultimate Experiment)
* Charles W. Diffin (The Hammer of Thor, The Moon Master, and more)
* Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (The Lost World)
* Sophie Wenzel Ellis (Creature of the Light)
* Paul Ernst (Marooned Under The Sea)
* Gordon Randall Garrett (Damned If You Don't, A Spaceship Named McGuire)
* George Griffith (A Honeymoon in Space)
* D. W. Hall (Werewolves of War)
* Edmond Hamilton (The Man Who Saw The Future, and more)
* Franz Kafka(Metamorphosis)
* David Carpenter Knight (The Love of Frank Nineteen)
* Murray Leinster (The Fifth-Dimension Catapult)
* Robert H. Leitfred (Prisoners on the Electron)
* A. T. Locke (Vandals of the Stars)
* Captain S. P. Meek (The Attack From Space, The Black Lamp, and more)
* Anthony Pelcher (Vampire of Venus, and more)
* Ross Rocklynne (Sorry: Wrong Dimension)
* Victor Rousseau (The Atom-Smasher)
* R. F. Starzl (The Planet Of Dread)
* Jules Verne (Mysterious Island)
* H. G. Wells (The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds)

"Being a lover of almost all things sci-fi, creating a sci-fi app as a follow up to 100 Horror Stories And Sounds was a perfect next step. I hope users enjoy The SciFi Collection as much as I do." said Gregg Levine, founder of 288 Vroom LLC

Feature Highlights:
* Extensive and expanding library of Science Fiction Stories
* Short Stories, Novelettes, and Full-Length Novels
* Easy to use and eerie interface
* Adjustable story text size
* 2 scrolling modes - Continuous and Page by Page
* Automatically bookmarks each story as needed
* ALL future updates, including story additions, are included with initial purchase

System Requirements:
* iPhone or iPod touch 3.0 or later

Pricing and Availability:
The SciFi Collection 1.1 is only $0.99 (USD) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category. Review copies are available upon request. All future updates, including story additions, are included with initial purchase.

Based in Bridgewater, New Jersey, 288 Vroom LLC is a privately held corporation founded in 2009 by Gregg Levine. With over ten years working for major pharmaceutical and wireless communication companies, Gregg's aim is developing unique and useful software for the iPhone platform, complemented by first-class customer support. An aspiring fiction writer, Gregg Levine felt that with his development and business experience and love of literature, creating great book apps for the iPhone/iPod Touch was a perfect place to start. 288 Vroom's first app, 301 Short Stories, was featured in 'What's Hot' on iTunes and became the #1 Top Paid Book app. Their new app, 100 Horror Stories And Sounds, is quickly climbing the AppStore charts. Copyright (C) 2009 288 Vroom LLC. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.