July 6, 2010 in Reference (F)
[prMac.com] Ashland, Oregon. - Open Door Networks Inc. and Project A Inc. ("We-Envision") has announced that they are shipping new versions of Art Authority for both the iPad and iPhone through the iTunes App Store. The new versions include a "shuffle" feature that lets users view random selections of works, either from a particular period or across all periods, in continuous full-screen slide shows. Other recent new features include a significant speed-up and offline access to works viewed previously for the iPad, and many new works, iOS 4 and iPhone 4 support for the iPhone.
Art Authority for iPad, a constant top-10 reference app worldwide, was specifically designed for Apple's groundbreaking device, bringing 40,000 high-resolution classic works of art to iPad users' fingertips. Hailed as "an experience unlike any other" and "visually dazzling," the app stunningly displays paintings and sculptures by over 1000 major western artists from ancient times through current-day. Art Authority for iPhone brings the same works and similar functionality to the smaller, more mobile device.
Art Authority's new shuffle feature lets users explore the western art world in insightful new ways, either across its entire spectrum, or within one of the apps' eight art periods. Shuffling is continuous, presenting an ongoing, ever-changing full-screen slideshow of the works. Captions provide initial jumping-off points for further exploration within the app.
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 19.4 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Art Authority 3.3.5 is the pinnacle of the companies' line of over 100 "Envi" Web-image browsing apps. Available in the iTunes App Store since that store opened, "Envi" apps display Web-based images of all varieties, from art to cars to haircuts to parks to roller coasters to space and beyond. Art Authority is available for the iPad, iPhone and the Macintosh, with prices ranging from $7.99 to $10. Details, including a complete artist list and FAQ, are available from the Art Authority Web site.
We-Envision is an innovative collaboration of two separate software companies (Open Door Networks and Project A). The mission of We-Envision is the design, development and deployment of the best independent software solutions for the Apple iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Copyright (C) 2010 We-Envision. 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.