August 30, 2011 in Social Networking (E)
[prMac.com] Seattle, Washington - Starvatar allows the user to experience the top tweeting celebrities in a totally new way. See a professionally drawn caricature of each person within a common backdrop. Listen and see each tweet along with viewing linked images. When a celebrity tweets, his or her head grows and speaks the tweet in addition to displaying the tweet in text. Linked images show up as thumbnails the caricature seems to hold while tweeting. When the celebrities are not tweeting, they continue to entertain the user with hilarious movements and actions such as jumping, nodding off, rolling their eyes and more.
Current celebrities include Conan O'Brien, Lady Gaga, Snoop Dogg, Paris Hilton, Stephen Colbert, Justin Bieber, Shaquille O'Neal, Britney Spears, Katy Perry, Ellen Degeneres, Kim Kardashian, Chad Ochocinco, Jim Carrey, Ashton Kutcher, Jon Stewart, and President Barack Obama.
Starvatar is extremely customizable and interactive, putting the user in complete control thru direct interaction. Tap on the backdrop to change it. Tap on one of the celebrity caricatures to change its size or drag it around the screen to place it in a new position. Share tweets via Twitter, Facebook, email, or save them to show to friends later.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* 148 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Starvatar 1.3 is available during a one month sale for $1.99 USD (or equivalent in other currencies) worldwide via the Apple iTunes App Store in the Social Media category.
Located in Seattle, WA, 3TAC LLC was founded in 2011 by Joe Dillon and Dr. Ritchey Ruff to create next-generation apps for mobile devices. Joe Dillon is a founding partner of Quardev in Seattle. Dr. Ritchey Ruff has worked for Microsoft, NASA, ATT Bell Labs, SureFind, and has been developing mobile apps for several years. Copyright (C) 2011 3TAC, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPod, iPhone and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries. Twitter is a trademark of Twitter, Inc. Facebook is a trademark of Facebook, Inc. Starvatar uses Acapela speech technologies licensed from the Acapela Group. DISCLAIMER: 3TAC LLC and its products and services, including this app, are not in any way associated or affiliated with any of the individuals depicted therein. The depiction of such individuals is not and should not be interpreted as an endorsement or approval of the contents thereof nor of 3TAC LLC.