April 20, 2012 in Entertainment (F)
[prMac.com] Newton-le-Willows, United Kingdom - Kerner Applications is proud to introduce Steam Trains 1.0 for iOS. The latest release of Steam Trains HD not only includes higher resolution photos than previous versions, but also information about the locomotives themselves. Ideal for anyone who is interested in the railways, in any part of the World, you can find out about the locomotives featured in the app. The information is taken from Wikipedia or other locomotive websites, but is all stored offline, allowing you to use the app even outside of a wifi-hotspot of cellular data coverage.
Saving the images to your iPad to use as your own wallpaper of lock screen images can is as easy as selecting the one you want from one of five categories in the history of British steam railways, and press the 'Save Photo' button. You can then set the images from your Photos app or Settings app on the iPad itself.
"The images really do look crisp on the New iPad's retina display and its really makes them pop - for anyone that is interested in steam trains, or if you've got members of your family or kids, especially boys who like trains, this is a must for them.", said Jason Kerner, Lead Developer at Kerner Applications.
Simply double-tap the main image, or press the 'Toggle Info' blue button in the bottom bar and the image scales to the upper left, revealing two areas of text - one featuring the history, designers, origins and current status of the steam train, and another box showing where and when the image was taken.
Steam Trains HD 1.2 is now available to download on the app store and is a free upgrade for all existing users.
The application has seen downloads from across the World in countries such as the USA, New Zealand, Brazil, Australia and Taiwan.
* iOS 4.0 or later
* iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad
* 6.9 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Steam Trains 1.0 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Entertainment category.
Located in Newton-le-Willows, United Kingdom, Kerner Applications is an independent developer, providing small utility, entertainment and informative apps at low affordable pricing for iPhone and iPad. Copyright (C) 2012 Kerner Applications. 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.