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Back in Time for iPhone Review

Back in Time for iPhone Review

Landka has recently released Back in Time for iPhone. This basically has the same content as the original iPad version, which I reviewed about two months ago, but is rearranged for the smaller screen. Even though I’ve already explored the book on the iPad, I must say it still looks awesome on my phone.
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Back in Time Review for iPad

Back in Time Review for iPad

You are invited to wind back the clock and leap Back in Time with Landka. Stepping back by just 24 hours translates to the time of the Big Bang, when the universe sprang into being. Trace the slow but progressive steps that led to the formation of stars and galaxies, the various stages of Earth’s development, and the evolution of life, from multicellular organisms to mammals and the arrival of Homo sapiens. Continue on to iPadmodo for the full review.
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Map Trek Ancient World Educational App blends History and Geography

Map Trek Ancient World Educational App blends History and Geography

Sacramento, California – Do you ever wonder how the events of the Bible fit in with the rest of recorded Ancient history? Where are these places that the Bible mentions? With Holy Week upon us, people from all corners of the globe are contemplating the life and death of Jesus Christ.
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Educators Team Up to Release History and Geography Educational iPad Apps

Educators Team Up to Release History and Geography Educational iPad Apps

Sacramento, California – When it comes to educational mobile apps, Knowledge Quest, Inc. and iHomeEducator, Inc. have discovered that they make a great team! Knowledge Quest, Inc., a leading provider of online educational resources and printed curricula for the homeschooling market, has teamed up with iHomeEducator, Inc., award-winning mobile app publisher, to produce a new series of educational apps to teach and reinforce history and geography knowledge.
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SM Supercars HD Review for iPad

SM Supercars HD Review for iPad

Are you crazy about cars, especially fast, sleek cars? If you are, you may fall in love with SM Supercars HD by simpleMINIMAL. This is a book for your iPad that is crammed with photos and informative details of more than a hundred “supercars”, beginning with 1982’s Lamborghini Countach LP5000, and culminating with the Bugatti 16 C Galibier, planned for a 2013 release. Continue on to iPadmodo for our full review.
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Global History Comes Alive with Free Brief review App

Global History Comes Alive with Free Brief review App

Orlando, Florida – Students can now explore global history’s significant events, concepts, people, and places wherever they go with the new Brief Review of Global History and Geography app from Pearson, the world’s leading learning company. The Brief Review app debuts today with iPad demonstrations at the annual FETC Conference in Orlando.
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Historical iMarkers for iPhone Puts History in Your Pocket & Gives Back

Historical iMarkers for iPhone Puts History in Your Pocket & Gives Back

Dripping Springs, Texas – Dzine Apps, LLC, announces the release of Historical iMarkers(TM), an exciting new product for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. Historical iMarkers is an application that helps users connect with the past by being a rich source of history that can be taken anywhere. The app provides historical roadside marker descriptions and information using the most comprehensive historical marker database currently available. Plus, Dzine Apps is helping to preserve this history by donating a portion of the app’s sale proceeds to contributing historical organizations.
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The History of Jazz - An Interactive Timeline for the iPad

The History of Jazz – An Interactive Timeline for the iPad

Mountain View, California – 955 Dreams Inc. today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of The History of Jazz 1.0.1, an interactive timeline of the History of Jazz for Apple’s revolutionary iPad device. This app makes your iPad come alive with rich video, audio and superb design. The app features the legends of Jazz and provides an understanding of the various genres in Jazz complete with album previews and detailed biographies for each artist.
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TRON Evolution: History Video

TRON Evolution: History Video

The lead actress and the game director explain how the original TRON motion picture paved the way for TRON Evolution’s modern look and aesthetics. Get more at: www.ign.com Want this week’s top videos? Sign up go.ign.com
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EA Mobile's Madden NFL 11 Makes App Store History

EA Mobile’s Madden NFL 11 Makes App Store History

Electronic Arts released Madden NFL 2011 for consoles earlier this week and EA Mobile was not far behind with the release of Madden NFL 11 for the iPhone and iPad. The game made app store history this week, marking the first time an iPad app priced above $10 has achieved both a top grossing and top paid #1 positions in the app store rankings for the iPad. The game has also averaged 4 of 5 stars, something that most developers would dream of achieving. Congrats EA!
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Art History Test 1.1 for iPhone Great For Art Students and Trivia Buffs

Art History Test 1.1 for iPhone Great For Art Students and Trivia Buffs

Albuquerque, NM – Announcing Bluewater Publishing LLC, the developers of Art History Test, has released a unique new product for iPhone and iPod touch users. The application is a new launch which tests and teaches art history. Through the use of flash cards, students and art lovers can learn about the master painters from the late Middle Ages through to the early modern era. Art History Test is aimed primarily at college art history students and those studying for their AP art history exam.
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Qwak, Amiga Platformer, Goes On Sale: 66% Off!

Qwak, Amiga Platformer, Goes On Sale: 66% Off!

The retro platformer that I took a look at is, for a limited time, on sale. It is now 66% off of the original price coming down to a mere $0.99! With stunningly bright visuals, history, and addictive elements, Qwak is a game that shouldn’t be missed at its original price, so don’t even think once about passing down this opportunity!
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Battleships of the US Navy 1.0 for iPhone OS-Detailed Photos and History

Battleships of the US Navy 1.0 for iPhone OS-Detailed Photos and History

New Rochelle, New York – MultiEducator, Inc. today is proud to introduce Battleships of the US Navy 1.0 for the iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch. Third in their “History on the Go” series of iPhone apps, it features more than 260 high-resolution photos which can be zoomed in to examine in minute detail on the iPad. Besides an authoritative history of battleships, the app includes complete specs on all 22 classes, commissioned between 1895 and 1944. A total of 64 ships are listed with histories and hi-res photos, all now in the public domain.
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Flick Bowling 2 App Review for iPhone and iPod Touch

Flick Bowling 2 App Review for iPhone and iPod Touch

If you’ve every felt that history was boring Flick Bowling 2 should excite you. Wouldn’t you want to see old leaders like Cleopatra play some bowling?
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Multieducator Releases World History Documents For iPad

Multieducator Releases World History Documents For iPad

New Rochelle, New York – Today, MultiEducator, Inc. is pleased to introduce “World History Documents”. The program was developed specifically to leverage the iPad’s s unique capabilities and touch interface. It includes over 350 documents, as well as, voice and video recordings. World Documents is the second IPad product developed by MultiEducator, joining an iPad version of their popular “American Dreams” program, which became available the day the iPad was released. World History Documents is MultiEducator’s first universal application, with separate versions automatically available to the user, each optimized for either the iPad or the iPhone/iPod touch.
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