ShopSavvy 4, an all-new version of the popular ShopSavvy shopping app for iPhone users hits the iTunes Store today. This marks the official start of the holiday shopping season for the millions of smartphone users who scan product barcodes to find the best deals on consumer electronics, toys, DVDs, video games and more. ShopSavvy’s 6.5 million users are expected to conduct more than 100 million scans between now and Christmas.
XCool Apps today announces AppSwitch 1.0, the missing app for iPhone and iPod touch that should have been in the box! AppSwitch detects and displays all background and running processes, complete with actual names and icons. No more guessing around which app is running and which app is not. AppSwitch’s unique Switch to App technology harnesses one of iOS’s most powerful features to let you quickly switch to another app, while Shortcuts lets you quickly switch to a feature within another app.
Vancouver based Comboapp today announces a discount on the newly released third part of Pocket MBA Full Course app bundle for the iPad lasting for the next 3 days only. Comprised of 9 intellectually challenging and in-depth professional-level business courses, this addition the Pocket MBA Full Course app bundle series delivers a complete and well-rounded mobile business education that is designed to be effective at every users unique pace.
Virginia based glimmerWave software today announces Beam Wars 1.0, a free game for the Phone and iPod touch that changes the rules of board games forever. Red and blue beams sizzle across the board, bouncing from mirrors and exploding from star prisms. Control the Beams, both your Beam and that of your opponent, to strengthen your army and weaken your foe. Beam Wars can be configured for Human vs Human, Human vs Robot and Robot vs Robot game play modes.
Just-Eat today announces Belly & Brain 1.0 for iOS devices. Belly & Brain features popular characters Belly and Brain from Just-Eat’s TV campaign and requires the player to control Brain’s food cannon whilst aiming and firing different snacks into Belly’s mouth to stop his stomach rumbling. ‘Belly & Brain’ is a sideways scrolling game of skill and accuracy set across 126 levels and is based upon three cuisine themes; Chinese, Indian and Italian.
Asian Applications Developer CDE Humble Gaming Limited today introduces iAsteroids 1.0, their new game for iPhone and iPod touch. The user plays the role of a space cadet who forms part of a response team that has been selected to save Earth from an unending barrage of Asteroids, Comets and Meteors. Players will have at their disposal a variety of weapons. iAsteroids is packed with explosive visuals, life-like space scenarios and the iPhone 4’s superior graphics and signature Gyroscope function.
Indiana-based Very Alien Productions today introduces Base Station 1.0, their new base conversion education and productivity app for iPhone and iPod touch. Designed to leverage the iPhone interface, Base Station is a very helpful tool for the professional or student. In addition to its powerful ability to convert both positive and negative integers and real numbers between the most common bases, the app is a great learning tool and offers specific features to enhance productivity.
Outfit7 Ltd. today released Talking Roby the Robot 1.0, their second free “talking” app for iOS. Roby is a talking, hip-hop dancing robot, who is able to speak words and sentences that the user types on his/her keyboard. He can also repeat anything the user says into the device with a unique robo voice. Talking Roby the Robot is different from other talking apps because it features text to speech in addition to speech detection. It features funny animations of Roby’s reactions, and more.
Colorado based Riptide Games today announces iPrincess 1.4 for iPhone and iPod touch devices. iPrincess lets users fill their photos with princesses by selecting from the myriad princess themed items available. Users can mix and match 30 different princess items to add to their photos, including dresses, hair, wands, jewelry and more. Users can purchase image packs from the rest of the iLook App series. Additional packs will be added all the time for nearly limitless fun and enjoyment.
Starting out on the already crowded Apple App Store with a timer application, Spielhaus managed to convey the user experience that made the iPhone so popular into a useful every day app called “Timr”. After months of small incremental updates, Spielhaus decided to completely rewrite the app. They left the best parts in and reengineered the rest. As it stands Timr is one of the most streamlined yet underestimated timer apps available.
Tabi Software announces that the mobile version of its popular SlipBox application is now available for download on Apple’s App Store. SlipBox is a no-frills, professional note-taking application with associative searches. It is designed for maintaining large collections of notes over an extended period. Its main feature are its mechanisms to intelligently use the accumulated knowledge with associative searches via information scents – the same mechanism used by human memory.
The personal and adaptive alarm clock The Gentle Alarm 1.0 is a new and easy to use sleep cycle alarm clock for iPhone and iPod touch. Its patented mechanism serves to reduce stress hormone levels. Therefore it makes weight loss easier, increases skeletal muscle mass, improves cognitive performance, physical fitness and general health. The Gentle Alarm does not require an additional implement, such as wristband motion sensors, sound sensors or movement sensors.
With SpiritPad Remote for the iPhone, you can now connect to any iPad running SpiritPad: The Oracle and take control of the Ouija seance experience. Control the Planchette remotely from your iPhone or iPod touch. You take control of the seance and have all the fun of a mischievous spirit without having to pass on to the other side. You can trigger 8 different creepy Sound Effects remotely at completely inappropriate times.
South Carolina based Home Revivals LLC helps make your vision a reality with iScape 1.1, a new app for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Developed to assist both novice and professional landscape designers alike, this innovative app allows you to see your landscape options before any work starts, before you spend any money or doing any digging. Access an ever-increasing image database that offers a wide variety of shrubs, flowers, and trees – plus such gazebos, fountains, pavers and lawn ornaments.
Portland based independent developer Ian Miller today announces Salesdiver 1.5 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Salesdiver helps sales people manage their sales pipeline and qualify their opportunities better. The result is more closed sales and more accurate forecasting. In addition, Salesdiver supports all the world’s currencies, and comes at a new base price. Some optional features are now offered as in app purchases, such as being able to email opportunity status information.