prMac Tag 'Awareness' prMac serves to enhance the visibility of press releases in the Mac world, offering Mac-centric news media distribution services as well as top-notch RSS feeds. © 2017 prMac https://prmac.com/ en-us datab1ts Social Think Tank app launches with $10 Million cash prizes https://prmac.com/release-id-80427.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-80427.htm Thu, 13 Oct 2016 04:15:00 CST datab1ts Social Think Tank today announced that they are giving away over $10 million in cash prizes and a top prize of $5 million. What people think, can make them profits and has the power to create change. datab1ts free mobile app helps users profit from their thoughts and ideas. What users think, is converted into datab1ts and used to generate datab1ts profits, awareness and change. Users own the rights to share 80% of datab1ts profits and 12% is donated to charity. The Zones of Regulation : Exploring Emotions - Teaching Self Regulation https://prmac.com/release-id-78308.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-78308.htm Tue, 12 Jan 2016 10:30:00 CST California based Selosoft, Inc. today introduces The Zones of Regulation : Exploring Emotions 1.0 for iOS, a new educational application designed to foster self-regulation skills in fun and exciting ways while simulating everyday situations students can relate to. The Zones of Regulation teaches four concrete colored "zones" to categorize all the feelings, sensory states and emotions we experience, helping students develop awareness of how they are feeling. Spiritual Me: Meditation - Free to download on Cyber Monday - App Store https://prmac.com/release-id-77674.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-77674.htm Mon, 23 Nov 2015 08:00:00 CST Independent developer, Adrian Ramirez today announces Spiritual Me: Meditation will be Free to download from the Apple App Store on Cyber Monday and the week before, from November 23rd to December 1st. Spiritual Me: Meditation is a new way for anyone to focus their mind, refresh their spirit, and maintain awareness of their emotions. The app inspires users via nature, art, and scripture, while guiding them through a series of short, easy to follow exercises. Zenify becomes the most upvoted meditation app on Product Hunt https://prmac.com/release-id-76764.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-76764.htm Tue, 22 Sep 2015 06:15:00 CST Zenify becomes the most upvoted meditation app on Product Hunt overtaking Headspace. Zenify mobile app was launched on Product Hunt on 12th of August becoming the most upvoted mobile app of the day. Zenify teaches you how to live more mindfully and consciously through a variety of mindfulness meditation exercises delivered to your smart phone. With 356 upvotes Zenify today is the most upvoted meditation and mindfulness app ever launched on Product Hunt. Spiritual Me 1.0 - Focus, Refresh, and Maintain Spiritual Awareness https://prmac.com/release-id-76602.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-76602.htm Thu, 10 Sep 2015 05:00:00 CST Independent developer, Adrian Ramirez today announces the release of Spiritual Me 1.0 for iOS devices. Using a series of meaningful exercises each day, Spiritual Me is a new way for anyone to focus their mind, refresh their spirit, and maintain awareness of their emotions. The app inspires users via nature, art, and scripture, while guiding them through a series of short, easy to follow exercises. Users can review their progress, share their artwork, and unlock achievements along the way. 2Morrow and mHealth Technologies Partner to Help 100K Turkish Smokers https://prmac.com/release-id-76424.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-76424.htm Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:45:00 CST 2Morrow, Inc. and mHealth Technologies announced the formation of a partnership to localize 2Morrow's SmartQuit smoking cessation app for the Turkish market. The goal is to reach at least 100,000 smokers over the next 3 years with the evidence-based program. The SmartQuit program was created in collaboration with researchers from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle and is the first app-based cessation program shown to be effective in a randomized control trial. First Ever IRB App to Determine if a Project is Human Subject Research https://prmac.com/release-id-76115.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-76115.htm Tue, 04 Aug 2015 10:10:00 CST apps WOW, LLC today announces Is It Research? IRB app 1.03 for iOS, a new app that enables physicians, medical students, and researchers to easily determine if their projects are human subject research needing IRB approval. This app walks you through each step with help text to decide each question, recording answers, and includes functionality to email, text or print your results. A zoomable flowsheet with hyperlinks allow you see the entire decision tree process in a glance. The iMums Give Away an iPad Mini and Feature Speech Therapy App Sales https://prmac.com/release-id-74762.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-74762.htm Mon, 04 May 2015 08:00:00 CST Children's educational technology review site, The iMums, is celebrating Better Hearing and Speech Month by holding their fourth annual "Let's Talk: Speech and Communication" Event. During the event, The iMums will highlight free and discounted speech therapy apps, giveaways and reviews. In addition they will be giving away an iPad Mini to a lucky winner! The iMums will also feature speech therapy news and resources, publishing a series of Speech Therapy-related articles from SLPs. 4th Annual Apps for Autism Event to Celebrate World Autism Awareness Day https://prmac.com/release-id-66651.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-66651.htm Wed, 02 Apr 2014 05:10:00 CST The United Nations has declared April 2 as World Autism Awareness Day and Technology in Education and AppyMall cordially invite you to honor it with us. The team has put together some fabulous deals, freebies and giveaways focused on apps useful for Autism. In addition, our blog will be featuring an amazing list of guest posts by reviewers, advocates, autistics and developers throughout the month. Participants are encouraged to RSVP to our event and mark your calendars. iHomeEducator launches EdScout for Geography Awareness Week #GeoWeek https://prmac.com/release-id-63138.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-63138.htm Mon, 18 Nov 2013 04:30:00 CST iHomeEducator, Inc. launches the EdScout Series of apps, a new geography literacy educational app series for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, and soon Google Play, Kindle, and Nook. Celebrating Geography Awareness Week the EdScout Series helps students learn by locating different regions through zooming, panning, tapping, & reading about the world. The app presents an interactive real-world picture where context to oceans and continents are maintained and a student must pick from many possible regions. 3rd Annual Apps for Autism Event to Celebrate World Autism Awareness Day https://prmac.com/release-id-56142.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-56142.htm Tue, 02 Apr 2013 09:35:00 CST The United Nations has declared April 2 as World Autism Awareness Day and Technology in Education and AppyMall cordially invite you to honor it with us. The team has put together some fabulous deals, freebies and giveaways focused on apps useful for Autism. In addition, our blog will be featuring an amazing list of guest posts by reviewers, advocates, autistics and developers throughout the month. Participants are encouraged to RSVP to our event and mark your calendars. Speech and Language Therapy Apps Showcased During The iMums Event Week https://prmac.com/release-id-42136.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-42136.htm Tue, 01 May 2012 10:25:00 CST May is Better Hearing and Speech Month and The iMums are helping to raise awareness about communication disorders by running a week-long celebration to showcase speech, language and communication apps. The 'Let's Talk: Speech and Communication' event, which will run from the 1st - 8th of May, will include several new reviews on apps for speech therapy, many promo code giveaways and a dedicated page on their website for speech therapy apps on sale for the duration of the event. The Adventures of Timmy: Run, Kitty, Run Nominated for Webby Awards https://prmac.com/release-id-41126.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-41126.htm Thu, 12 Apr 2012 06:00:00 CST After winning a FWA award, making it to the final round of both the Mashable Awards and Best App Ever, the CB Labs/Rain team has now been nominated for the Webby Awards. It's been a good six months for CB Labs, the small indie developer firm who put out their first game The Adventures of Timmy: Run, Kitty, Run last October. Currently, CB Labs is partnered with DoSomething.org to help raise awareness on teen bullying in schools. The Adventures of Timmy: Run, Kitty, Run partners with DoSomething.org https://prmac.com/release-id-40747.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-40747.htm Wed, 04 Apr 2012 12:40:00 CST Teen Queen Victoria Justice and SparkNotes join in the battle against bullying with first ever student-led survey and census. CB Labs, creators of the popular iOS game The Adventures of Timmy, have also stepped up to help put a stop to teen bullying. For the entirety of the campaign the game will be completely free to download and play. Users will see a call to action to take the quiz as well as bullying stats displayed throughout the game to help raise awareness. Phonological Awareness App Evaluates Children with Reading Difficulties https://prmac.com/release-id-37720.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-37720.htm Mon, 30 Jan 2012 11:10:00 CST Smarty Ears Releases Phonological Awareness App to Evaluate Children with Speech, Language, and Reading Difficulties. In recent years, clinicians and educators are beginning to recognize that fostering phonological awareness skills in children helps them to learn more effectively once they become aware of the sounds within their language. Profile for Phonological Awareness, Pro-PA, was created to evaluate and describe the phonological awareness skills in children with speech. Awareness! The Headphone App 2.4 - Free for 2 days https://prmac.com/release-id-36522.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-36522.htm Fri, 30 Dec 2011 11:00:00 CST UK iPhone app developer Essency Limited has announced that V2.4 of Awareness! The Headphone App will be free for 2 days. Normally not a free app, the app is now Free until the 1st of January 2012. Awareness! is a unique app that allows headphone users to hear what's going on around them while listening to music (or any other audio) on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. With Awareness! you can hear when the person next to you talks, or if out walking or cycling, when a car or truck blows its horn. Yorkshire Air Ambulance Launch Mobile App https://prmac.com/release-id-35857.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-35857.htm Tue, 20 Dec 2011 06:00:00 CST The Yorkshire Air Ambulance have launched an official iPhone App to enable supporters to keep even more up to date with the latest news and activity from the life-saving Charity. Features of the App include a mission tracker, which offers exclusive information about where both the YAA helicopters have flown each week across the region. Gain access to the latest facts, figures and information from the Charity which can then be shared with others through supporters own Facebook and Twitter pages. MAC Defender Rouge Anti-Virus for Mac OS X Analysis and Removal https://prmac.com/release-id-25048.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-25048.htm Tue, 03 May 2011 02:30:00 CST MAC Defender is a rouge anti-virus program for Mac OS X being distributed via the web that will "detect" nonexistent threats as being present on the user's system in an effort to persuade them to hand over their credit card information and purchase a "subscription" to the program. If the user does not purchase, the program will start popping up pornographic websites to create an actual problem on the system. SecureMac offers full analysis and removal instructions. Mac OS X Trojan Horse BlackHole RAT 2.0 Discovered and Detected https://prmac.com/release-id-23738.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-23738.htm Fri, 01 Apr 2011 02:25:00 CST The SecureMac team today announced a new version of the BlackHole RAT 2.0 Trojan Horse for Mac OS X has been discovered. The new version of the trojan horse adds itself as a login item disguised as Java, has a more believable prompt for username and password. It slows down the computer by tying up the CPU with a loop function, executes shell commands, and can attempt to erase the hard drive. This new version should be not confused with an older variant from back in February. New variant of Boonana Trojan Horse in the Wild https://prmac.com/release-id-17807.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-17807.htm Thu, 04 Nov 2010 01:00:00 CST The SecureMac team today announced a new variant of the Boonana malware has been discovered. The new variant, trojan.osx.boonana.b, behaves in a very similar manner to the original malware, and is currently being distributed on multiple sites. SecureMac has identified two more websites that are currently hosting the new malware variant. Rather than the initial site which tricks users into running (and installing) the malware, these servers seem to be hosting update code for the malware. Boonana Trojan Horse Analysis and Removal Tool https://prmac.com/release-id-17594.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-17594.htm Thu, 28 Oct 2010 14:30:00 CST The SecureMac team today released an initial analysis of the Mac OS X Boonana Trojan Horse and has created a free removal tool as well as administrative instructions to manually remove the affected machines. Due to the fact that the Command and Control servers for the malware are still active, we maintain a threat level rating of critical for trojan.osx.boonana.a. Detailed procedures and instructions are also listed in the report. Boonana Trojan Horse for Mac OS X spread via Social Media https://prmac.com/release-id-17529.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-17529.htm Wed, 27 Oct 2010 02:55:00 CST SecureMac has discovered a new trojan horse in the wild that affects Mac OS X, including Snow Leopard, the latest version of OS X. The trojan horse, trojan.osx.boonana.a, is spreading through social networking sites, including Facebook, disguised as a video. The trojan is currently appearing as a link in messages on social networking sites with the subject "Is this you in this video?" When run, the installer modifies system files to bypass the need for passwords. SecureMac offers MacScan for Free in honor of Pirate Day https://prmac.com/release-id-16422.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-16422.htm Mon, 20 Sep 2010 02:00:00 CST In honor of pirate day and in preparation for October's security awareness month, SecureMac will be offering MacScan for free for one day only, September 20th 2010. Apple Mac Users can participate in this offer by going to the MacScan website and downloading the free trial of MacScan. MacScan quickly detects, isolates and removes malware from Macintosh computers using both real-time spyware definition updating and unique detection methods. Sappi Fine Paper Partners with Project M at HOW Design Conference https://prmac.com/release-id-6578.htm https://prmac.com/release-id-6578.htm Fri, 17 Jul 2009 07:45:00 CST Sappi Fine Paper North America today announced that it has extended the deadline for entries for the 2009 Ideas that Matter design grant program to the postmarked date of July 31. Sappi Fine Paper North America partnered with Project M, to find out the social causes and other ideas that were top of mind among conference attendees. The program has awarded $9 million in grants to support causes that range from youth centers and health care awareness to wildlife protection and sustainability.