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Joy Tales for iPad

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Joy tales is aimed for readers aged 2 to 6 years old and tries to both improve their reading skills throughout these years as well as help them through separate stages in their lives. The tales are even available in different languages, so there is also the potential to learn the foundations of another language. However you choose to best utilise Joy Tales, the app contains 12 bed time stories for both you and your child to enjoy together; with interactive features and fun illustrations, both you and your child are sure to enjoy Joy Tales.



Ancient Maya and Their 2012 Predictions Given New Life in iPad Book

Ancient Maya and Their 2012 Predictions Given New Life in iPad Book

DALLAS –After six months of production and more than four years of scholarly study, Dallas’ Claxton Creative, LLC and San Diego’s Dr. Mark Van Stone edition of 2012: Science & Prophecy of the Ancient Maya now is available on the iBookstore in 32 countries worldwide – just in time to answer one of the most pressing questions of the year: “What did the Maya predict would happen on Dec.


[Review] Incase continues their tradition of great quality products with the Compact Backpack.

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Welcome to the latest in my review series. This time I’m taking on the new Incase Compact Backpack, putting it through my rugged testing and reporting back to you on my findings.

 

I really like the company Incase, I've reviewed their products in the past and have felt like they always make quality merchandise. So I was looking forward to trying out the latest Incase iDevice carrier, simply called the Compact Backpack.

 

 

This backpack definitely leans more towards the urban adventurer than the wilderness explorer (I'll also be reviewing some of the better rugged, heavier duty iDevice carrier bags too in the coming weeks so stay tuned.) but for the price and for the quality of craftsmanship for the student, business person or teacher to whom it's targeted, this pack is hard to beat!



[REVIEW] Kindle for iPad

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Ah... Now that university exams are over I can resume my blogging. For those that want to know... Yes, I did quite well on the three exams I wrote - all "A"s and two IT certifications achieved (CompTIA A+ & CIW Web Foundations Associate) out of 18 that I have to complete for my Bachelor of Information Technology (Software) degree program at Western Governors University.

 



Through The Elm to The Big Apple

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date: 08/14/2012

Contact: Raheem Nelson, (203) 584-3824, rasungod1@gmail.com

Through The Elm to The Big Apple: iPad Paintings by Raheem Nelson 

New Haven, Connecticut –Announcing Illustrator, Raheem Nelson's second iPad Art Book, "Through The Elm To The Big Apple." This is an illustrated look at New Haven and New York City through his eyes. The entire book consists of digital paintings that look traditional. It will be available through iBooks on August 31st. A print version is also available now on Lulu.com.


Hansel and Gretel - Epic Tales animated storybook

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Hansel and Gretel has been brought to the app store with a great, interactive twist. Read this fun tale with your kids and see them play around with the animated environment. The interactive story features fantastic voice acting and a unique music score that combines together to create an experience like no other. This is not simply an e-book of the classic fairy tale, but an all round experience that your children will enjoy every second of.



iPoe: Interactive Edgar Allan Poe Collection for iOS - 50% Price Drop

iPoe: Interactive Edgar Allan Poe Collection for iOS - 50% Price Drop

 

Play Creatividad has announced a 50% discount on its Edgar Allan Poe interactive stories App, iPoe - The Interactive and Illustrated Edgar Allan Poe Collection 2.1, for a limited time. Enjoy the acclaimed writer's stories in an interactive way, beautifully illustrated and accompanied by an original soundtrack. More than an eBook, this app rediscovers the way of reading horror stories involving the reader and bringing the words to life.


New Seven Poets app blurs lines between fiction and reality

New Seven Poets app blurs lines between fiction and reality

 

Dallas, Tx, August 16, 2012 — Edmund Pevensey, LLC, a Dallas-based 21st century storytelling company, announces the release of Seven Poets and the Assassin’s Secret, a realtime, serialized novel told through an iOS application. This project is the first of its kind and the beginning of a new type of interactive entertainment — entertainment that pushes readers out into the real world and bleeds stories and myths into reality.


BroadwayBarks for iPad

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Children’s stories have changed quite a bit since the invention of mobile devices. This unique book, called Broadway Barks, is no exception. The app brings children much more than just a story to read before bedtime. It can bring those interactive activities, colorful illustrations, assisted reading, and more importantly, an educational experience. Your children will never get bored with this story or the app that it is part of. The story itself is based off of real issues in today’s society, and by reading it children will be brought up to speed on some of the important things that they never learn about in school.



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