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Ball Pit 2.0 - Free 3D game uniquely utilizes iPhone 4's Gyroscope

Ball Pit 2.0 – Free 3D game uniquely utilizes iPhone 4’s Gyroscope

Mountain View, California – Ball Pit, version 2.0, a unique 3D game developed by Terry Weissman is now available for free. Ball Pit is best played standing up, so you can easily spin around to see everything that happens around you. Your iPhone 4 or 4th generation iPod touch acts as a window between you and the world of Ball Pit.
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Games Can Have Great Controls on iPad, iPhone When Developers Innovate

Games Can Have Great Controls on iPad, iPhone When Developers Innovate

Some gamers complain that iOS gaming can never take off in the hardcore market due to relying on touch-only technology with no buttons of any kind. They do not grasp the fact that virtual dpads or virtual stick controls are only one facet of iOS gaming. There are also tilt-only or gyroscope-or-accelerometer control methods that is used in virtually every racing game coming out. There are many other great games like Tilt to Live, the Labirynth titles or the Super Monkey Ball series by Sega that rely solely on the tilting mechanism with no other on-screen buttons to speak of. These are the games I think we should see more of. I think developers just need to find ways to implement such control to traditional games or create new genres.
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Oren Meiri Releases Gyroscope Powered Air-Draw App For iPhone 4

Oren Meiri Releases Gyroscope Powered Air-Draw App For iPhone 4

Tel Aviv, Israel – Independent software engineer Oren Meiri, today unveils his latest app, air-Draw for iPhone 4. Powered by the built-in gyroscope of the iPhone 4, the app monitors motion of the device and converts it to strokes in the drawing. This is the first time the iPhone 4 gyroscope is utilized in a drawing app to its full potential.
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Gyroscope App, Gyro Air Drums Now For All iOS 4 Devices - Adds Drum Set

Gyroscope App, Gyro Air Drums Now For All iOS 4 Devices – Adds Drum Set

Tacoma, Washington – Logic Consulting today is proud to announce the release and immediate availability of Gyro Air Drums 1.1, an update to the ground breaking gyroscope app. Previously the app was limited only to devices with a gyroscope. Now it is available to any iOS device running iOS 4.0 or higher. When loaded on a device without a gyroscope, it is the most fluid touch drum set on the app store. When loaded on an iPhone 4 or a 4th generation iPod touch, it becomes a gyroscope controlled drumstick in the middle of a set of virtual drums. This is in addition to the touch drums. Practically two apps for the price of one.
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Star Walk Supports Gyroscope on iPhone 4 Now

Star Walk Supports Gyroscope on iPhone 4 Now

Alexandria, Virginia – Vito Technology – the Apple Design Awards 2010 winner – today announces a new version of its best seller app Star Walk – 5 Stars Astronomy Guide. The new version of the app features gyroscope support on iPhone 4, Moon rise and Moon set info on SkyLive screen, full multitasking support and minor bug fixes.
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iPhone 4 Gyroscope Controlled Air Drums Available on App Store

iPhone 4 Gyroscope Controlled Air Drums Available on App Store

Tacoma, Washington – Logic Consulting today is proud to announce the release and immediate availability of Gyro Air Drums 1.0, a virtual drum set simulator for the iPhone 4. Gyro Air Drums is a first of its kind app, taking advantage of the iPhone 4’s vibrational gyroscope sensor to put the player in the center of a virtual drum set.
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Discover iPhone 4's Gyroscope with Gyro Draw

Discover iPhone 4’s Gyroscope with Gyro Draw

Seattle, Washington – Candywriter today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of Gyro Draw 1.0 for iPhone and iPod touch, a sketching app designed to allow iPhone 4 owners to discover and experiment with their new hardware’s built-in gyroscope.
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