Battleships for iPhone and iPad: Discover the Ships – Solve the Puzzle

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Haifa, Israel – Conceptis today is proud to announce the release and immediate availability of Battleships 1.0 for iPhone and iPad, a challenging single player puzzle game based on the classic game many of us used to enjoy as children. A typical Battleships puzzle consists of a 10×10 grid containing a hidden fleet of ten known ships. The only information is numbers telling how many ship segments are in each row and column, and some given ship segments in various places in the grid. The object is to discover where all ten ships are located in the grid. Discover the ships – solve the puzzle!

Featuring over 500 puzzles in a wide range of sizes and difficulty levels, Conceptis Battleships offers 120 free puzzles to get you started, as well as an extra free puzzle which is released each week. More puzzle volumes will be published regularly. All puzzles have unique solutions. The game includes a pencilmarks feature to place temporary water or ship segments when solving very hard puzzles, and a highlight excluded squares feature to help see where certain ship sizes can be placed. Other features include showing conflicts or errors during gameplay, auto-filling water, concurrently playing and saving multiple puzzles and more.

Language Support:
* American English, Japanese and Chinese

Device Requirements:
* Universal Application
* Requires iOS 8.0 or later
* 11.8 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Conceptis Battleships 1.0 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. Additional volumes are available via in-App Purchase. For more information, please contact Gil Galanti.

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Located in Haifa, Israel, Conceptis is the leading supplier of logic puzzles to printed and electronic gaming media all over the world. On average, more than 20 million Conceptis puzzles are solved each day in newspapers and magazines, online and on mobile platforms across the world. Copyright (C) 2017 Conceptis Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.

Announcing Videux: the Video Organizer, Player and Workflow Assistant

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Boca Raton, Florida – Half8Fish LLC today is proud to announce the release of Videux, the company’s powerful new organizer, player, and workflow assistant for MacOS. Videux is highly optimized to get tens of thousands of videos organized and ready for editing. Videux is an indispensable tool for stock videographers and people with large video libraries.

With effective organizational features, Videux can handle just about any video collection with ease, tagging them with keywords, ratings, and flags. Videux keeps track of model releases, license agreements, metadata, and much more, making it easy to see at a glance the state of your video library.

Videux: /vdio/ or “vid-oh”
A mashup of the word video and d’eux (meaning “of them”), a word borrowed from our love of New Orleans. While it’s perhaps not proper French, we think this portmanteau is apropos. Easy to use collections make quick work of organizing an edit. Integration with Final Cut Pro X, iMovie, and Premiere Pro makes your workflow faster and easier. A history view shows exactly what has been done with each individual clip.

Optimized specifically for working with video, Videux can deal with very large numbers of video clips. Whether there are 100 or 100,000 clips in your library, Videux can tackle them and make it fast and easy to find just what you’re looking for using the logical, powerful, and intuitive filter-based user interface. A single click duplicate finder means an end to duplicates that waste storage.

As a sleek video player, Videux makes comparing clips, culling, or just plain viewing quick and easy. Fast clip-to-clip movement, fullscreen playback, frame accurate timecode display, multi-speed playback, and a skimming playhead mean the user can find elusive moments in a given clip in no time.

Playlists make it easy to string together multiple clips for viewing or presentation. Playlist clips can be dissimilar in any way – mix clips of different resolution, frame rate, containers/codec – and Videux will happily play them in sequence. Clips can be repeated inside a playlist, and with the loop option and fullscreen playback, Videux becomes a standalone video kiosk.

“Videux is a problem solver, born to bridge a gap between capturing footage and delivering it,” explained Chris Parsons – Team Videux. “There is the nature videographer who needs to be able to cull and rate footage and keep track of the licenses for clips sold. There is the one-person documentary filmmaker that needs to be able to find key moments in hours of interview footage and then organize clips before sending to the editor. There is the YouTube channel that wants to keep track of what it has done and what it will do next. We designed Videux for these people.”

Versions – Videux ships in three flavors: Videux Pro DL (full version, downloaded from videux.com), Videux Pro AS (full version, Apple App Store), and Videux Play LT (player only version, Apple App Store).

Videux Pro AS and Videux Pro DL – Videux Pro AS and Pro DL versions include all of the following features:
* Import by File menu or drag-drop
* Import Final Cut Pro X or iMovie libraries
* Import Premiere Pro Projects (Pro DL Version)
* Player: Plays most modern video formats, more being added contiuously
* Fast clip-to-clip movement
* Multi speed playback, both directions
* Fullscreen mode
* Frame accurate timecode display
* Skimming playhead
* Set ratings and picked status
* Collections
* Can be nested
* Default collection makes adding clips very fast
* Keywording
* Freeform metadata
* Detailed video info display
* Track and attach licenses and releases
* Action history
* Powerful filter based search
* Search text (includes metadata)
* Picked status
* Ratings
* Keywords
* Resolution
* Frame rate
* Directories
* Collections
* iMovie libraries
* Final Cut Pro X libraries
* Premiere Pro projects
* License agreements
* Model releases
* Imports
* Playlists
* Any combination of clip types
* Clips can repeated
* Playlists can be fullscreen and loop for a kiosk
* Export to Final Cut Pro X with keywords and metadata
* Export to Premiere Pro or After Effects

Videux Play LT:
The Play LT version is different in that it includes primarily only the player portion of Videux, along with the ability to pick/cull, rate and sort video. The player includes the same features as the full versions, with multi-speed and fullscreen playback, and skimming playhead. Videux Play LT can be upgraded with in-app purchases to be equivalent to Videux Pro AS. Priced at just $4.99, Videux Play LT is the easiest to use, most enjoyable video player for the Mac.

System Requirements:
* El Capitan, Sierra or later
* 64bit Intel Mac

Pricing & How to Buy:
The full version of Videux Pro launches with an introductory offer of $99.99 (USD), and available as a download with a 7 day trial. Our team wants your questions and feedback! Please support the Videux community.

Videux Pro AS – The full App Store version:
* Videux Pro AS on the App Store
* Introductory Pricing $99.99

Videux Play LT – The player only version, with in-app purchases:
* Videux Play LT on the App Store
* Introductory Pricing $4.99

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DEVONthink To Go 2.1.7 brings usability and automation enhancements

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Coeur d’Alene, Idaho – DEVONtechnologies today is proud to announce the release and immediate availability of DEVONthink To Go 2.1.7, the iOS companion to DEVONthink for Mac, with enhancements and bug fixes. Version 2.1.7 adds an option to clear the Global Inbox and makes the grid view available on all devices. The update also improves the decluttering service and enhances URL command support. Updating item counts is more reliable and no longer makes the app unresponsive. Finally, the enhanced error log no longer truncates long entries. The update to version 2.1.7 is free and recommended for all users.

DEVONthink To Go is DEVONtechnologies’ document management solution for iOS. Serving as repository for a large variety of data types it lets users keep their important documents with them at all times. It offers a rich set of organizing features as well as built-in viewers and editors for many file formats. A document provider extension makes documents available in other apps and the fast and reliable synchronization keeps the data always in sync with its Mac counterpart, DEVONthink, without compromizing the user’s privacy.

Use DEVONthink To Go to put all your text files, PDFs, notes, images, and bookmarks into your pocket and have them at hand even when you are not connected to your office network or the Internet.

* Take your documents with you
* Organize your data on the go
* Use super-fast full text search
* Sync via WiFi, WebDAV, or Dropbox

What’s New In DEVONthink To Go 2.1.7:
Version 2.1.7 adds an option to clear the global inbox and makes the grid view available on all devices. The grid view lets users browse their document collection with larger previews and organize them with drag-and-drop, similar to the upcoming iOS 11. It’s activated by tapping the item count button of a group or by swiping right.

The update also improves the decluttering service for saving web pages as clutter-free web archives or Markdown documents. The latter show better previews for documents with embedded HTML code, too. URL commands now let users retrieve an item link for the currently selected document and accept a list of tags to add to newly created items. By specifying a custom return parameter DEVONthink To Go is even easier to integrate with third-party apps.

“Our customers don’t only store and organize their knowledge, they also actively work with it. We’ve already added a solid set of automation capabilities to DEVONthink To Go. Version 2.1.7 further extends this to support a broader variety of workflows,” comments Eric Bohnisch-Volkmann, President of DEVONtechnologies.

The “Labeled” smart group is now sorted by label and the enhanced error log no longer truncates long entries. Item counts are updated more reliably and without blocking the user interface. PDFs have a light gray background and items not downloaded are no longer marked as read. Finally, DEVONthink To Go 2.1.7 enhances the encryption for Bonjour connections, improves the reliability, and fixes bugs. The update is free for existing users and highly recommended.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 9.1 or later
* 119 MB

Pricing and Availability:
DEVONthink To Go 2.1.7 is $14.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Productivity category. Some features require a one-time in-app purchase. Customers find more information about our apps on the DEVONtechnologies website. Eric Bohnisch-Volkmann also posts news, opinions, previews, and public betas in his blog Devonian Times.

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DEVONtechnologies LLC creates end-user and server applications for the Mac and iOS platforms that enhance productivity, organization, and user experience with unique artificial intelligence technology. All applications are focused on both ease of use and satisfying the needs of even the most savvy users. The underlying DEVONtechnology is a flexible and versatile foundation that can be used for a large range of purposes from databases, data mining, and information retrieval to human-computer interfaces. DEVONtechnologies LLC was founded 2002 and incorporated 2004, and is today headquartered in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, USA. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 DEVONtechnologies LLC. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, Macintosh and Mac OS X are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

Wicked Brainstorm Brings Group Thinking to iMessage

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Tempe, Arizona – Cloud Hidden Designs, LLC today is pleased to announce the release of Wicked Brainstorm 1.0.3, the easiest and most enjoyable way for Apple iOS users to brainstorm with the people they text with. Previously, ideas were mixed in with other text messages. With Wicked Brainstorm, however, a group’s ideas can all automatically be gathered together, while allowing users to collaborate within Messages. When a Wicked Brainstorm collaboration has been completed, the Wicked Brainstorm list can be transformed into a checklist and a group vote can facilitate the process of determining the best ideas.

Example uses of Wicked Brainstorm include preparing for a trip, arranging weekend plans, making purchase decisions, comparing feature lists, choosing product names, event ideas, product marketing strategies and much more.

One of Wicked Brainstorm’s great strengths is its ease of use and ability of users to participate asynchronously. Users don’t have to be collaborating in real time or be in the same location, and every suggestion has equal visibility and merit, unlike rigidly scheduled meetings where valuable ideas may be shot down before they can even be introduced and considered.

No special accounts or passwords are required. Users within a text conversation just simply add their ideas to the list whenever an idea comes to mind. The ideas appear instantly and additional ideas can be added with the same ease. Wicked Brainstorm is tightly integrated with Wicked Custom Stickers, Wicked Plan and other apps so ideas can be shared among apps. Users can even switch from adding ideas to creating a checklist to voting for favorites with just a tap.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 10.0 or later
* 21.6 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Wicked Brainstorm 1.0.3 is completely Free and available worldwide exclusively through the (iMessage) App Store in the Productivity category. It ships with dozens of stickers that can be modified to reflect a user’s font and color preferences.

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Cloud Hidden Designs, LLC provides the highest quality apps for iOS. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 Cloud Hidden Designs, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

LinkOptimizer Lite for Adobe InDesign at $12 on Bundlefox

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Toronto (ON), Canada – Zevrix Solutions announces that LinkOptimizer Lite, the company’s image processing automation solution for Adobe InDesign, is now available on Bundlefox software bundle. This offer lets users obtain LinkOptimizer at an unbeatable price of $12 along with three other Indie Mac apps of their choice. With the Bundlefox Pick Your Own Mac Bundle discount concept, users can save over 90% of the software price.

“LinkOptimizer is the one product no creative studio can live without,” says Wayne Guy from Edge Graphics studio in Lake Balboa, California. “It saves hours of time, tediously replacing linked images, resizing, batch processing… If you’re a designer or production artist, you need this.”

LinkOptimizer Lite works automatically with Adobe Photoshop to eliminate the excess image data of InDesign links and perform essential image adjustments. For example, with just a click of a button users can:

* Scale and crop images to match their dimensions in InDesign
* Change their resolution to 300 dpi
* Convert RGB images to CMYK
* Apply sharpening filter
* Delete hidden layers

At the end of the processing LinkOptimizer reimports images to InDesign at 100% in their precise position. In addition, users can choose image resampling methods and work with copies of InDesign documents and images instead of the original files. As a result users can save gigabytes of disk space and countless hours of optimizing images manually, accelerate document output, reduce job turnaround and cut costs through faster processing.

Pricing and Availability:
LinkOptimizer Lite can be purchased on Bundlefox as part of a $12 bundle of 4 apps. Trial version is also available for download. Bundlefox customers are eligible to upgrade to the full version of LinkOptimizer at a standard price. LinkOptimizer requires macOS 10.7-10.12 and Adobe InDesign/Photoshop CS3-CC 2017.

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Located in Toronto, Canada, Zevrix Solutions provides automation and productivity solutions for Adobe Creative Cloud and Creative Suite software, PDF workflows, graphic file diagnostics and Microsoft Office output on Mac OS. Zevrix is dedicated to help professionals increase their profits through automating everyday tasks, producing error-free documents, saving disk space and cutting production costs. For more information, visit their website. Copyright (C) 2017 Zevrix Solutions. All Rights Reserved. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

Red Giant 24-Hour Flash Sale: 25% Off Magic Bullet Suite 13 and Denoiser

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Portland, Oregon – Today, for 24 hours only, Red Giant will be running a Flash Sale, offering discounts on Magic Bullet 13, the ultimate color correction suite, along with its upgraded video noise removal tool, Magic Bullet Denoiser III. For the next 24 hours, from 10am PDT (1pm EDT) on Tuesday, July 18th to 10am PDT (1pm EDT) on Wednesday, July 19th, Magic Bullet Suite 13 and Denoiser III will be 25% off in the Red Giant online store.

The Magic Bullet Suite 13 and Denoiser III 25%-off Flash Sale includes:
* Full licenses
* Upgrades
* Academic Store (already 50%-off)

To activate the 25%-off discount*, use code MAGIC25. Sale ends July 19, 2017 at 10am PDT.

Magic Bullet Suite 13: Essential Tools for Color Correction, Finishing and Film Looks:
Magic Bullet Suite 13 gives filmmakers everything needed to make footage look great, right on editing timelines. Balance out shots with powerful color adjustments that work the way the human eye expects them to. Go beyond color correction, with accurate simulations of lens filters and film stocks. Magic Bullet Suite delivers powerful real-time color correction thanks to OpenCL support in Adobe(R) Premiere(R) Pro CC, enabling filmmakers to improve footage without ever needing to switch to a different app. Tools included within Magic Bullet 13.0 include:

* Magic Bullet Looks 4.0: Powerful looks and color correction for filmmakers, with over 200 fully-customizable Look presets
* Colorista IV: Professional color correction directly on your editing timeline – no need to switch to a different app to grade footage
* Denoiser III: Quickly remove video noise and grain from footage in one step while preserving detail
* Mojo II: Instantly give footage a cinematic color grade in seconds
* Cosmo II: Balance skin tones, reduce wrinkles and remove blemishes quickly and naturally
* Renoiser: Restore texture and noise to overly processed digital video
* Magic Bullet Film: Emulate the look of real motion picture film with 22 negative stocks and four print stocks

A full license of Magic Bullet Suite 13 is available for just $675 (usually $899) and an upgrade is just $225 (usually $299).

The Best Denoising Tool is Also the Fastest – Denoiser III has been rewritten entirely from scratch and is now powered by cutting-edge computer vision technology from wrnch, giving users the best, fastest and most reliable video denoising experience available. Updates to Denoiser III include:

* The best video noise reduction on the market
* GPU acceleration for near real-time performance
* New, simpler User Interface

A full license of Denoiser III is available for just $150 (usually $199) and an upgrade is just $75 (usually $99).

The Reviews Are In
Here’s what industry press are saying about Magic Bullet Suite and Denoiser III.

“I have long employed Magic Bullet Suite (MBS) to tweak (or create from scratch) the appropriate look in post-production. MBS offers a robust set of tools that allows broad manipulation of color, diffusion, shadow integrity, and exposure, and it does it all via a simple, easily accessible interface. Other color-grading tools offer comparable capabilities, but only MBS offers the power, performance, and features in such a convenient way. This means MBS is a tool you’ll actually use – and use often.” – Barry Braverman, StudioDaily

“… [Denoiser III] removes camera grain and noise without a trace, and to boot, your footage doesn’t emerge with a ‘buffed’ look. It looks totally natural. Denoiser has saved me in MANY circumstances where I’ve had to push my gain or ISO to an ungodly level.

If I could only live with one plugin suite, Magic Bullet Suite would be it. The price is reasonable and you’re getting several indispensable plugins for your money. I don’t know if I could live without Film, Cosmo and Denoiser, and Looks has long been my go-to if I’m going for a more stylized look.” – Mark Colegrove, MicroFilmmaker

“Denoiser III can process just about any type of footage you could imagine, be it old stock footage, video from a cell phone, film, or digital video. The great thing about the program is that the underlying wrnch AI makes the plugin almost fully automatic. Denoiser senses the footage and tunes the denoising algorithm to achieve optimal results.” – Matthew Allard, ACS, Newsshooter

The Red Pledge:
Red Pledge is Red Giant’s commitment to customer happiness, with no purchasing hassles. Learn about the Red Pledge on the Red Giant website.

Purchase Magic Bullet Suite 13 or Red Giant Denoiser III:
* Red Giant Magic Bullet Suite 13
* Red Giant Denoiser III

The sale does not include the Red Giant Volume Program for business and organizations. To learn more about getting a great deal on five or more licenses of Red Giant products, see the Red Giant Volume Program page.

For additional help, please contact the Red Giant support team with any questions. To learn more about Red Giant products, please visit Red Giant online. Members of the media are invited to review any products or suites from Red Giant. For more information or to request a product review kit, please contact Anya Nelson.

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Red Giant is a software company made up of talented artists and technologists who collaborate to create unique tools for filmmakers, editors, VFX artists, and motion designers. Our company culture is focused on finding balance between work and life, we call it “the double bottom line.” This philosophy helps us ignore complexity in favor of building simple tools that yield giant results. Over the last decade, our products (like Magic Bullet, Trapcode, Universe and PluralEyes) have become the standard in film and broadcast post-production. With over 200,000 users, it’s nearly impossible to watch 20 minutes of TV without seeing our software in use. From our experiences as artists and filmmakers, we aspire to not only provide tools for artists, but inspiration as well. Watch our films, learn from over 200 free tutorials, or try our software. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 Red Giant. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, and OS X are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

New Business Process Modeling Addition to ConceptDraw Solution Park

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San Jose, California – CS Odessa announces today the availability of its new Classic Business Process Modeling Solution for ConceptDraw PRO on Mac and PC in the Business Processes Area of the Solution Park. This new product extension expands ConceptDraw PRO’s drawing features, allowing users to create business process diagrams quickly, and is available for download at no charge to owners of ConceptDraw PRO v11. The Classic Business Process Modeling utilizes Object Management Group’s Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN) to graphically describe the steps of a business processes.

Like everything in the business world, processes change rapidly to meet new challenges as they arise. Managing complex interactions between large numbers of participants both inside and outside an organization requires high-level understanding and clear communication to ensure smooth delivery. BPMN is the first standardized visual modeling technique that addresses this level of complexity in modeling of processes. BPMN’s process-oriented approach differs from the object-oriented UML (Universal Modeling Language) approach.

ConceptDraw PRO is well-known for its ability to exchange documents with Microsoft Visio, the de facto standard in business graphics documents. It is supported by the powerful business solutions located in the Solution Park, and retails for only $199 (USD) per end user license. ConceptDraw PRO v11 and the ever-growing collection of product extensions in the Solution Park provide ultimate flexibility and user-friendliness in a robust, full-featured diagramming package. It is compatible with Apple macOS and Microsoft Windows and is included in ConceptDraw Office v4 which retails for $499 (USD).

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Founded in 1993, Computer Systems Odessa supplies cross-platform productivity tools and graphic technologies to professional and corporate users around the world. With headquarters in Odessa, Ukraine, and a U.S. office in San Jose, California, CS Odessa sells products internationally through resellers in over 150 countries, both directly and through resellers. The ConceptDraw line of products has won numerous awards and is used by hundreds of thousands, including Fortune 500 companies, U.S. Federal Government agencies, small and medium businesses, and students and educators around the globe. ConceptDraw is a registered trademark, and ConceptDraw Office, ConceptDraw Solution Park, ConceptDraw PRO, ConceptDraw MINDMAP, ConceptDraw PROJECT, and ConceptDraw Store are trademarks of CS Odessa. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.

Enjoy reading Canada’s Dance International magazine on Magzter

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New York, New York – Canada’s Dance International, a magazine devoted to covering contemporary and classical dance from Canada and around the world, chooses Magzter, the world’s largest digital magazine newsstand, to increase its digital reader base. Established in 1977 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Dance International is published by the Vancouver Ballet Society.

Published quarterly, Dance International features global insight in each beautifully designed issue, and also supports established as well as emerging writers. The magazine’s in-depth features and reviews help build a lively conversation around dance. The latest issue of Dance International sheds spotlight on dancers of the Corps de Ballet.

“Magzter’s international reach makes it an ideal digital newsstand for Dance International. We’re confident that among its 35 million subscribers are many lovers of dance to whom we are eager to be introduced. Plus, we love the way our pages look on the electronic screen.” – Kaija Pepper, Editor, Dance International – Canada

“At Magzter, we always strive to add unique magazines to our catalogue, which cater to niche magazine readers possessing diverse interests. In this direction, we are excited to add Canada’s Dance International magazine to our catalogue, which is sure to delight the dance enthusiasts around the world.” – Girish Ramdas, CEO, Magzter Inc.

“It’s a really difficult art to publish a magazine on dance. However, Dance International has been doing it with elan for the past 40 years, thanks to its insightful and diverse columns. We’re delighted to have this magazine on board and we’ll do all that we can to take it to new geographies and readers.” – Vijay Radhakrishnan, President, Magzter Inc.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 8.0 or later
* 48.1 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Magzter – Digital Magazine Newsstand 6.14 is free (with in-app purchases) and available worldwide through the App Store in the News category. Published quarterly, Dance International is priced at CAD 15.99 for an annual subscription on Magzter. Dance International also comes as a treat to Magzter GOLD users, who can enjoy reading it along with 4,000+ other international digital magazines. The Magzter app is also available on the web, Google Play, Amazon App Store, Kindle Fire and is expanding to more platforms soon. Magzter’s easy purchase and renewal systems ensure subscriptions are paid on time, eliminating the need for paper checks and postal mail issues. Users can buy their magazines on any of the above devices/platforms and seamlessly port their purchases to any other devices, a feature unique to Magzter.

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Magzter is the world’s largest and fastest growing global digital magazine newsstand with over 35 million digital consumers, more than 9,200 magazines from over 4,000 publishers. Headquartered in New York, Magzter has its local offices in London, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Mexico City, Cape Town, Chennai, Singapore and Tokyo and will soon be expanding to other countries. Founded by global entrepreneurs, Girish Ramdas and Vijay Radhakrishnan in June 2011, Magzter enables magazine publishers around the world to create and deliver digital editions of their titles to global consumers. Powered by its proprietary OREY Click Publishing System(R), Magzter also enables their customers to publish interactive/audio-visual content in the magazine as it supports HTML5. Magzter launched Magzter GOLD subscription service to give digital readers unlimited access to thousands of magazines for a low monthly price. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 Magzter Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

Bumper Car Mania now Multiplayer and Multi-platform

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Farmers Branch, Texas – Magnin & Associates today is proud to announce the release of Bumper Car Mania 2.1, an update to their popular game title on iOS, Android, and Windows 10. Bumper Car Mania lets you enjoy the thrill of bumper cars on your phone, tablet or PC.

Bumper Car Mania supports four different types of gameplay:
* Normal rink with barrier down the middle
* Open rink without center barrier
* Sumo-style (knock opponents out of playing area)
* Soccer (requires playing online)

Just lean the phone to speed up, slow down, backup, and steer. Phones vibrates on “impact” on devices which support it. On Windows 10 PC, can use Xbox One controller or simple keyboard commands.

* Play against AI cars or go head-to-head online against an invited opponent
* Optionally shares your accomplishments via email, instant messaging, or social media
* Game is multiplayer and multi-platform, supporting most popular smartphones, tablets, and computers

The game was produced by Ed Magnin, programmed by Willie Johnson, Jr, with graphics by Joe Eisma. Matt Campana created the excellent audio effects.

According to Ed Magnin, “This release is part of our strategy of adding multi-platform support to our multiplayer games. Just because you have an iPhone and your friend has an Android or a PC, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be able to play together.”

Device Requirements (iOS):
* Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 8.0 or later
* Universal App (supports iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, including standard, Retina, and iPhone 5 displays)
* 45.2 MB
* Rated 4+

Pricing and Availability:
Bumper Car Mania 2.1 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide through the App Store in the Games category. An Android version is available worldwide from Google Play and the Amazon App Store. A Widows 10 PC version is available from the Windows Store. (A single player version is also available for the Apple TV, and is a Free download to previous purchasers of the iOS version.) For more information, please contact Ed Magnin.

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Ed Magnin has been actively involved in the game industry since 1979. Earlier in his career he worked for some of the top game developers of their day – MicroProse, Cinemaware, Virgin Games, and Park Place Productions. In 1993, he founded Magnin & Associates and has focused on handheld games ever since. For the last 6 years they have created over 25 for the iOS (with over a million App Store downloads), 18 for Android, and 16 for Windows. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 Magnin & Associates. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

jS Run Pro – Running Tracker for Music Lovers and the Safety Conscious

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Zurich, Switzerland – Circulos GmbH is pleased to announce the release of jS Run Pro – Running, Walking and Step Tracker 1.1, a pro level running tracker app for iPhone and iPod touch. jS Run Pro is designed to complement the runner by measuring their performance to help them reach their goals and take away all distractions so they can concentrate on their workout.

Gesture Controls:
Music is a great motivator for runners; jS Run Pro is comprehensively equipped with a range of features to make each run a joy. Whether it is listening to music stored on their device or via Apple Music, the user can control playback safely using glance free gestures. In addition, shortcuts to Apple Workout Stations, Beats 1 Radio and jS Run Pro own Playlist, with specially selected high energy tracks, are provided within the ergonomically designed music section of the app.

Safety Features: The included safety features provide a range of options to aid the user in case of an accident and when there’s a need to attract attention to one’s situation:

* An alarm function can be triggered by pulling the headphones out of the device.

* Making an emergency call or SMS to a preset contact with the user current location can be triggered instantly using a dedicated gesture or via buttons located conveniently on the running screen.

* When running at dusk or in low light jS Run Pro can improve the runner’s presence to passing traffic or other runners via a flashing screen that acts as a side light.

Armband Optimised:
Typical tracker apps usually display all run data on the one screen and the screen is fixed in one orientation, typically in portrait format on the phone, making a quick glance to read the current run metrics awkward to view if the phone is held in an armband. jS Run Pro’s solution is to offer many enhancements to make monitoring performance whilst running with an armband easy such as:

* Each metric is displayed separately during workout, with big readouts and unique colors
* The unique adjustable angle of display allows the user to rotate the readout of the running metric for the optimal angle to read at a glance
* With one tap the contrast of the screen is boosted temporarily to ensure perfect visibility for any light condition

Pro Features:
jS Run Pro make it easier for serious and pro runners to concentrate on their performance. With jS Run Pro the user is free to choose any one or a combination of the performance metrics to monitor during the run. In addition to the standard metrics (Duration, Distance, Pace, Calories and Steps) displayed during a run, the advanced metrics (Stride, Steps per min and Speed) can also be chosen to display and monitored instantly whilst running. After the run the performance bar charts display is also enhanced to show averages, totals and best performance for all the metrics.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 10.0 or later
* 62.1 MB

Pricing and Availability:
jS Run Pro – Running, Walking and Step Tracker 1.1 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Health & Fitness category. For more information, please contact George Nasraoui.

jS Run Pro – Running, Walking and Step Tracker 1.1
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Located in the beautiful city of Zurich, Switzerland, Circulos GmbH was founded in 2014 by George Nasraoui and Andrew J Burns. Switzerland is the place where people master the art of outdoor sports, no matter what the temperature outside, be it 10F or 100F (-12C or 37C) you will see people running or cycling outside. So it was natural for us to get into the fitness apps and it all started when we thought we needed an app that is easy to control by gestures and glance free. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2017 Circulos GmbH. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

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