prMac Tag 'Rhyme' 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 en-us New app range to help target preschool speech and language skills Thu, 17 Sep 2015 05:00:00 CST London-based app developer, Therapy Box has released a specialist app range targeting speech and language skills for preschoolers. Speech sound discrimination, rhyme judgement, category sorting and sound-letter associations are all various aspects that the apps have been carefully designed to address. Within each app, the child is taken on an adventure by the cute dinosaur, Dubdub! The range of apps include Phonics Keyboard, Rhyming Bus, Minimal Pairs and Odd One Out. Bud's Rhyming Words: Kids learn to rhyme in no time: iOS/Android: Age 4+ Mon, 14 Jul 2014 06:30:00 CST Nimble Minds is happy to announce its upcoming app, Bud's Rhyming Words to be released worldwide on App Store, Google Play and Amazon on July 17th. Rhyming is creative and a fun way to play with language. In Bud's Rhyming Words, kids will learn word families, CVC, short and long vowel words through three wonderful games. With a successful completion of each level in Bud's Rhyming Words, kids will have a strong sense of phonemic awareness and a solid groundwork for written language. Catch The Cheese! The Second Flick the Pages Quick! Book Comes To iBooks Tue, 21 Jan 2014 05:00:00 CST Maximum Felix Media has released Catch The Cheese!, the second in a series of iPad Flick Books. Flick the pages and see if you can catch that flying cheese! Catch The Cheese! features a flying cheese that zips around as you flick rapidly through the iPad pages. The images are accompanied by a rhyme, which gives some hints on the best technique to catch a flying cheese. The book also takes advantage of the iBook's media rich platform, and features animation and sounds. Something Blue - Flick Books Come To iBooks Fri, 27 Sep 2013 05:00:00 CST Maximum Felix Media is releasing Something Blue, the first in a series of digital iPad Flick Books. Something Blue features a squishy blue monster that gets bigger and bigger as you flick rapidly through the iPad pages. The images are accompanied by a rhyme, which according to the author, is what might have happened if Edgar Allan Poe and Doctor Seuss got together and wrote a rhyme about a horrible blue monster. This Flick The Pages Quick! Book, will be available in the iBooks Store October 1st. Poetreat - A Text Editor for Poetry, released to the App Store Tue, 14 May 2013 07:15:00 CST Independent iOS developer, Ryan Nystrom today introduces Poetreat - Quick and simple bites of poetry 1.0.0 for iOS, an app to assist in writing structured poetry. Available for free, the app is a poetry text editor and rhyme assistant for English users of all ages. As the user types, syllable counters appear to identify how many syllables there are per line. After the first line has been written, the app finds a list of rhyming words to help complete the next line of the poem. I'm Having a Bath - An exciting new iPad App for Children and Families Tue, 11 Sep 2012 05:30:00 CST iPad and iPhone App developer, Tobytek today introduces I'm Having A Bath 1.0, its unique and fun new children's story book developed exclusively for iPad devices. I'm Having A Bath is an interactive read-along rhyming story book with sounds and actions which allows children and parents to enjoy iPad technology together. In contrast to other iPad stories which are based on a "read out loud" format, I'm Having A Bath purposely avoids this to allow families to share the story together. 10- and 14-yr Old Girls Create iPad Ebook - Fuzzy Wuzzy and Other Tails Thu, 02 Feb 2012 03:30:00 CST Two girls, connected through technology, worked together to produce an interactive, animated ebook for children, Fuzzy Wuzzy and Other Tails 1.0, available now for the iPad and iPhone. In addition to Fuzzy Wuzzy, their story includes Chubby Wubby, Lucky Ducky, Lovey Dovey, Swimmy Kimmy, and more. Using Gimp, a free graphic design program, combined with animation tools for ebook creation at TaleSpring, these girls created the book based on the old rhyme. Little Riddles Brings Hundreds of Bite-Sized Rhyming Word Riddles to iOS Fri, 20 Jan 2012 16:40:00 CST Adrenaline Punch has just released their new rhyming word riddle game Little Riddles for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Little Riddles offers rhyming fanatics and word puzzle lovers hundreds of bite-sized rhyming word riddles with many more on the way. To answer each riddle, simply find a pair of one syllable words that rhyme. While the task may sound easy at first, the riddles quickly increase not only in their level of difficulty, but also in their number of syllables. Easy To Rhyme for Songwriters, Rappers, Poets with New Rhymulator App Fri, 04 Nov 2011 05:00:00 CST New Jersey based Paragoni Apps today introduces Rhymulator 1.0, a universal writing app & rhyming dictionary for Apple phones and tablets running iOS5. Designed for songwriters, rappers, freestylers, poets, and writers who need a quick & easy tool for finding rhyming words, Rhymulator uses advanced linguistics and technology to dynamically filter through over 1.5 million words to generate original, never-before-heard rhymes. Effortlessly find & store collected rhymes and words for each project. Touchoo releases Thumbelina 1.0 for iOS - An Engaging PictureBook App Thu, 26 Aug 2010 14:00:00 CST California based Touchoo today announces Thumbelina 1.0, their latest interactive picture-book for iOS devices. Thumbelina offers a fun and immersive reading experience for parents and children. This classic Andersen fairytale tells the tale of a tiny flower girl, who goes through many adventures and eventually reaches her "happily ever after." Thumbelina sports a fresh design, age-appropriate interactivity and rhyming text. The story makes the readers an important part of the adventure. Old McDonald's Farm 1.0.1 released for iPhone and iPod touch Sun, 09 May 2010 03:00:00 CST Florida based Are You Game releases Old McDonald's Farm 1.0.1, their children's educational app for iPhone and iPod touch devices. Designed specifically to leverage the iPhone's unique capabilities and touch interface, Old McDonald's Farm is a musical, farm-themed educational rhyme designed for kids ages one and up. Children can listen and play along as Old MacDonald describes his farm. The application offers a beautifully designed interface with lovely animations to entertain kids.