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With the rise in popularity in both quiz games and movie culture, evertap has brought them both together with their new app Movie Quiz 1.0, which is currently free for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. The simple and addicting gameplay is paired with the challenge of guessing a movie's title by removing tiles from a screen capture. The game starts with the 10 Top Rated Movies of All Time and continues with 185 total puzzles ranging from action to thriller and comedy to sport movies.
Evil Lair Games announces that Sledventure 1.1 is now free to play on iOS. Sledventure is a unique and challenging game where players draw jumps to launch their sledventurer and use physics to destroy a ton of snow forts. The paid version of Sledventure has a five-star rating on both the iOS and Google Play stores, but now players can try it for free as a universal app for iPad or iPhone. Sledventure turns a tablet or phone into a canvas as players draw ramps and destroy as much as possible.
For all game addicts who love Finger slayer, Durnk Porduction introduces a new app that is bigger, better and a lot more engaging. The newest app, Finger Electricute 1.0, is already making waves, and with good reason. The game comes with many advantages like better graphics, multiplayer mode, realistic sound features and a lot more and will truly test a player's reaction time. The app tests the player's reaction time by players trying to evade getting their fingers electricuted.
Alone at War: The Last Stand 1.0, by Orb Games, puts players in the shoes of the last surviving soldier, who has to battle on his own against the whole enemy army. Like a group of Spartans in the movie, 300, or like a one man army, John Rambo, players use the last stand tactic to fight off the overwhelming enemy attacks. On their mission, their only assistance comes from a trusty bow and arrows, as well as their magical skills. Players, fight epic battles against legions of troops and monsters.
With an epidemic of teen suicides in America due to bullying, Khamicon Entertainment will launch a crowdfunding comic book and app project that hopes to change the way victims look at bullycide. Inspired by the 2012 story of Felicia Garcia, a fifteen year-old girl who died at her own hand in front of classmates at a Staten Island train station due to her experience with bullying at Tottenville High School, Khamicom owner, Damon Smith, hopes to present a different message about handling bullying.
Boinx Software showcases new capabilities on the latest updates to its classroom-friendly products iStopMotion for iPad 2.1 and BoinxTV 1.9, at the International Society for Technology in Education Conference. iStopMotion for iPad 2.1 now offers support for WebDAV servers and also features push notifications for its Theater of user-generated content. BoinxTV 1.9 is now compatible with OS X Mountain Lion and has been updated to offer greater stability, especially when working in Layers.
MiFitLife, LLC introduces MiFitLife 1.1 for iPhone. MiFitLife provides users with a highly personal lifetime fitness guide of appropriate and progressive physical activity. It calculates the optimal amount of physical activity they should engage in each week, as determined by their body's ability to use oxygen. Individuals of all fitness levels, ages, shapes, and sizes will no longer need additional motivation to incorporate physical activity as a part of their life.
Wei Shen Lim, independent app developer and creator of Find Mi 1.0, reveals the top cutest animals of the web, compiled in a colorful infographic. The infographic, titled, Top Ten Cutest Animals based on Social Media Likes, pulls together some of the most popular memes on the internet that feature cute animals. When playing Find Mi, users are immersed in a world of fluffy animals. Chart-toppers like IKEA Monkey, Angry Cat, and Lawyer Dog rule this list with an iron paw.
Berlin based Tinytouchtales today introduces Katrins colorful Moon Story 1.0, their first interactive children's app developed for iPad devices. Katrin's colorful Moon Story answers the question that a lot of kids ask themselves: "Have you ever wondered why the Moon is visible during the day?" The story is an original tale which explains a real-world phenomena in a charming way. In addition to beautiful illustrations and animations, the story integrates 3 games with high replay value and more.
Noodlesoft releases Hazel 3.1 for Mac OS X. Hazel is a housekeeper for your folders and files. Using Hazel's powerful rule engine, you can easily create workflows that keep your files organized automatically. Hazel also features options for managing your Trash and includes an intuitive application uninstaller. Hazel 3.1 adds the ability to upload files to remote servers and to match or extract text and data from file contents.
NudgeKluster 2.1.0 was officially released this week with new updates. This innovative photo editing and social sharing app allows users to create custom images on-the-go and share them quickly and easily with friends and family via social media. Cartoons, comics, memes and other illustrated graphics are just a few of the images users can add to their pics. Version 2.1.0 introduces a cropping feature with 790+ stickers to add onto users' photos, as well as numerous filters and effects.
Hullabu, Inc, a leading tablet game publisher, introduces Dream Day: Viva Las Vegas 1.0, now available for the iPad. The latest installment of the best-selling Dream Day franchise, Dream Day: Viva Las Vegas follows on the heels of the first two romantic adventures that have made Dream Day one of the most successful series of seek and find games ever created. Taking players to the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas, the game offers more mini games, more adventures, and more wedding crisis levels.
Bluezbox Software today announces Text2Epub 1.1 for Mac OS X, an update to its utility application that offers drag n' drop conversion of plain text documents into the EPUB file format. Especially designed to accommodate eBook publishing, EPUB files are easily displayed on a wide variety of readers, computers, and mobile devices. The app offers fast, high-quality conversion with user selectable meta-data, font, source encoding, book cover, and export to the iTunes eBook Library.
Leading provider in Mac OS X security and privacy software, SecureMac today announced that PrivacyScan has been nominated for Macworld UK's 2013 award in the Best Consumer Software category. PrivacyScan protects online and offline privacy by shredding files that can be used to track your web browsing habits and computer usage. In honor of the prestigious nomination PrivacyScan is available for limited time with discounted pricing via the Mac App Store.
Little Box's Monsters Invade: Oz has officially taken over iTunes! Winner of GDC's Best in Play 2013, Monsters Invade: Oz lets players explore the famous Land of Oz to discover, battle, and capture monsters to aid them in their adventure to stop the Wicked Witch. From the creator of Geared (#1 Ranked Game), Monsters Invade: Oz features six detailed explorable worlds, with over 60 quests to complete, and over 100 monsters each with their own unique evolution and more.
Cocorico, Languages for Kids today introduces Coco & Francois 1.0 for iPad, its collection of 3 interactive vocabulary games for kids 2-7, which lets them master their native language and foreign languages too. Kids can enjoy gameplay in any one of 6 languages: French, English, Spanish, German, Mandarin and Arabic, and hearing them aloud, kids effortlessly learn the words for farm animals, sea creatures, and common actions. Guided by Coco the Rooster & Francois the Snail, each game has 3 levels.
Apps Cyclone today introduces Battleship Ocean Islands War, free for iOS, its new, vertical scrolling, spacecraft shoot 'em up. Featuring single or multi-player gameplay, the arcade game allows players to navigate their spacecraft both horizontally and vertically using direct-touch control. Fire control is automatic, as players destroy enemy ships, avoid obstacles, collect coins, earn power-ups, upgrade their spacecraft, and emerge from the boss battle at the end of each level.
Pixelchemy announces Vender Mender 1.1 for iOS. Casual mobile gamers of all ages will love this highly entertaining and addictive, casual game. In the same tradition as Cut the Rope and Angry Birds, Vender Mender features incredible cartoon graphics, amazing physics puzzles and a cute furry footed character, Raz the Raccoon. Players help Raz the Raccoon over 70 levels and three different machines to collect coins and return the machines to working order in this mobile gaming puzzler.
QuinnScape's Packing Pro, the popular travel app for the iPhone, iPad & iPod touch, has been included in Apple's App Store's "Summer Travel" promotion for iPads. Packing Pro is a digital packing list that features an extensive, customizable catalog, several handy sample lists that can be used as templates, and unlimited, 100% customizable packing lists. It shares this honor with 17 other apps, including such big name players as TripAdvisor, Travel Channel, Fodor's and TripIt.
Digital Film Tools, developer of visual effects software, today announced that its Film Stocks plug-in is now GPU-accelerated, making it the fastest-rendering version yet. Simulate 288 photographic and motion picture film looks at lightning rendering speeds with GPU acceleration in Film Stocks 1.5. Film Stocks offers a wide range of preset looks as well as the necessary controls to create analog film stock presets from scratch, including color correction, curves, colored filters, and more.