Today in History, which launched in 2009, provides users with a visual and text time capsule of what transpired on any particular day in history – everything from fascinating facts, to interesting tidbits, to “strange-but-true” trivia, and more. In total, Today in History’s database has over 150,000 historical facts, and more are added regularly by Downshift LLC staff.Continue reading »
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Apptopus has loaded CollabraCam 2.0 into the App Store, and the first edition of the CollabraCam User Guide on iBooks. This update provides 1080p HD video capture, increased video quality and significantly reduced time to transfer clips from cameras to the director.Continue reading »
How many times have you wanted to dress up your photos with 3D type? None? Well with all the horrible photography we’re seeing on the web these days, you’d think somone would like to have something to dress up that crap! Verba 3D is an all new iOS application for adding stunning 3D text to photos.Continue reading »
PlayScreen, LLC today is delighted to announce the release of What’s The State 1.0, a free photo trivia game developed for iPhone and iPad devices. What’s The State challenges players to recognize all 50 states, on a map or individually. Fun for all ages, this game features a simple interface, text hints, “ask a friend” and the ability to share your achievements on social networks.Continue reading »
CarQuiz Math Game has launched on the App Store and customer reviews have been very positive! Check out what customers are saying about CarQuiz:Continue reading »
Seattle, Washington – Qrayon has announced the release of Cardflow+ for the iPad, the latest in their line of digital stationery products. Cardflow+ simulates working with collections of index cards organized on a large board. Use them for everything from drafting screenplays and wireframes, to managing projects and task lists. Continue reading »
Finding fun, educational apps that encourage kid’s creativity is understandably a high priority for many parents. Answering the call is 4Axis Solutions, the team responsible for “Drawing Desk” an app which has gained over five million downloads at the App Store, and their recent release “Angie’s Stories”. Continue reading »
Cullaboration Media has rolled out One Song Workout 1.0, its new fitness app developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. The One Song Workout helps break through workout boredom by creating fresh workouts based on a user’s favorite songs. Inspired by the 7-minute workout popularized by the New York Times, the One Song Workout adds variation and entertainment to make the workout experience more enjoyable.Continue reading »
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® has announced that the third annual CES Unveiled Paris will be held on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at the Pavillon Cambon-Capucines in Paris, France. Registration is now open for CES Unveiled Paris, one in a series of the global CES Unveiled events designed to bring innovative technology companies, top press, industry analysts, buyers and key consumer electronics (CE) influencers together to showcase new products and tech trends leading up to CES 2016®. Owned and produced by CEA, CES 2016 will run Wednesday, January 6-Saturday, January 9, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.Continue reading »
There are tons of apps for life before we have kids: We date on Match, have regrettable hookups on Tinder and find the best brunch places to cure our hangovers on Yelp. Then we have kids. And then what? If you aren’t looking to offload your kids with Sittercity, what do you do? What if you just want to find something awesome to do with your whole family? That’s where Yuggler comes in! The news is, Yuggler, theaward winning App for defeating family boredom in seconds will be free now and forever.Continue reading »
2015 Spring Digital Ethics, Digital Citizenship and Internet Safety News briefs for students, parents and professionals living, learning and teaching in the digital world
It’s Spring Time in the Valley… all that snow shoveling is just a memory now. This Spring edition of the Frontline features curriculum ideas and tools for schools to teach digital citizenship and internet safety. Many divisions are in the midst of digital conversions. That process brings new directions and methodology for student generated activities and learning.
But first, some “overstuffed links”, current trends and information on cellphones, apps, privacy, parenting and digital ethics.
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Step By Step 1.0 for iOS, an app that helps children understand and solve math word problems. Unique on the App Store, this app helps kids understand How to do math word problems step-by-step. Starting with the absolute basics, by the end players will know how to interpret and complete one-step math word problems using addition and subtraction.Continue reading »