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Publishers of iStoryTime Receives $2m Series A Investment

Publishers of iStoryTime Receives $2m Series A Investment

iStoryTime, the largest library of mobile children’s book Apps, today announces a $2 million Series A investment. The investment allows the company to quickly expand their domestic and international library of 100 plus books in 80 countries. The investment allows the company to expand distribution of the content to additional mobile platforms. The investment finalizes the merger between Santa Barbara-based FrogDogMedia and Germany’s zuuka GmbH which have combined under the zuuka Group name.

The Smurfs Movie Storybook - Now Available from iStoryTime for iOS

The Smurfs Movie Storybook – Now Available from iStoryTime for iOS

iStoryTime today introduces The Smurfs Movie Storybook 1.0, their new children’s storybook app for iOS devices. The Smurfs storybook follows the magical little creatures Papa Smurf, Grouchy, Brainy, Clumsy, Gutsy, and Smurfette on their exciting and unimaginable journey to a faraway land called New York City. Following the original movie storyline, it gives fans a Smurfy sneak peek of exclusive images and voiceovers from the film prior to its U.S. debut on July 29, 2011.

iStoryTime Unleashes Transformers Dark of the Moon Mix and Match App

iStoryTime Unleashes Transformers Dark of the Moon Mix and Match App

iStoryTime today launched the Transformers Dark of the Moon Mix & Match storybook available immediately on Apple’s iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Fans can use their imaginations to create over 200 different reading adventures between the Heroic Autobots and Evil Decepticons before the premiere of the theatrical film directed by Michael Bay, which will release on June 29, 2011.

iStoryTime's Latest Apps put Fun Twist on Learning ABCs

iStoryTime’s Latest Apps put Fun Twist on Learning ABCs

iStoryTime, the largest library of mobile children’s book applications, today launched the Zany ABC Flip Flap – Children’s Book and Snugly ABC Flip Flap – Children’s Book apps from the well known Esslinger publishing house that put an entertaining twist on helping children learn their ABCs and expand their vocabulary. Available for iPhone and iPad, the educational apps make learning fun with such mix and match possibilities as Knobbly Wobbly Worm and Kissable Hyperactive Tiger.

iStoryTime's Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook Hits Top 10 for iPad and iPhone

iStoryTime’s Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook Hits Top 10 for iPad and iPhone

Los Angeles, California – zuuka, the world’s largest publisher of mobile children’s book applications, has launched the Kung Fu Panda 2 storybook for iPhone and iPad via its publishing label iStoryTime. Featured in “New & Noteworthy” by Apple(R) and the top 10 most downloaded app in the iTunes(R) book category for iPhone and iPad, the app is available for $2.99 (USD). It is the only way parents and their children can get a sneak peek of images and hear original audio from the film before its debut on May 26, 2011.
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iStoryTime Offers Three Free TOON Books on iPhone and iPad

iStoryTime Offers Three Free TOON Books on iPhone and iPad

Los Angeles, California – zuuka, the world’s largest publisher of mobile children’s book applications through its iStoryTime label, announced that the TOON Books are now available as a free download for iPhone and iPad. Available in the Education category, TOON Books are the first high-quality comics designed for children ages four and up and include Silly Lilly and the Four Seasons, Jack and the Box and Little Mouse Gets Ready.
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iStoryTime Launches Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook for iPhone and iPad

iStoryTime Launches Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook for iPhone and iPad

Los Angeles, California – zuuka, the world’s largest publisher of mobile children’s book applications, launched the Kung Fu Panda 2 storybook for iPhone and iPad via its publishing label iStoryTime. Available in the Apple App Store for $2.99 (USD), the app is the only way parents and their children can get a sneak peek of images and hear original audio from the film before its debut on May 26, 2011.
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iStoryTime's The Penguins of Madagascar: Read & Play App Receives Award

iStoryTime’s The Penguins of Madagascar: Read & Play App Receives Award

Los Angeles, California – zuuka and its successful publishing platform iStoryTime, has been presented with the Editor’s Choice Award for its app The Penguins of Madagascar: Read & Play available on iPad and iPad 2. Announced earlier last week by Children’s Technology Review, the award is for the highest quality children’s products in the interactive media category. Furthermore, it was recognized for being a “no fail” product, worthy of its cost, and its ability to keep children engaged for days at a time.
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iStoryTime Launches The Penguins of Madagascar Storybook App

iStoryTime Launches The Penguins of Madagascar Storybook App

Los Angeles, California – iStoryTime, a library of narrated children’s books for digital devices, today announced the launch of its latest addition to the company’s vast app catalogue, The Penguins of Madagascar; The Lost Treasure of the Golden Squirrel for iPhone/iPad. iStoryTime brings the adventurous penguins from Madagascar to the convenience of the iPad in this entertaining kid’s book application based on the hit show.
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iStoryTime Launches The Penguins of Madagascar Storybook App for iPad

iStoryTime Launches The Penguins of Madagascar Storybook App for iPad

Los Angeles, California – iStoryTime, a library of narrated children’s books for digital devices, today is pleased to announce the launch of its latest addition to the company’s vast app catalogue, The Penguins of Madagascar; The Lost Treasure of the Golden Squirrel for iPhone/iPad. iStoryTime brings the adventurous penguins from Madagascar to the convenience of the iPad in this entertaining kid’s book application based on the hit show.
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Cartoon Network and iStoryTime Bring Ben10 and Bakugan To Life on iPhone

Cartoon Network and iStoryTime Bring Ben10 and Bakugan To Life on iPhone

Los Angeles, California – Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) and iStoryTime, a leading publisher of children’s storybooks for the iTunes App Store, today announced a first-time partnership that will bring two of the network’s biggest boy brands, Ben 10 and Bakugan, to the iPhone and iPad. Starting today, fans of Cartoon Network’s global Ben 10 brand can download their favorite characters and stories in Ben 10 Ultimate Alien Science Friction via the iTunes App Store for the download price of $1.99. Additional titles from Ben 10 Alien Force and Ben 10 Ultimate Alien will also be available.
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The Jim Henson Company and iStoryTime add Classic Fraggle Rock

The Jim Henson Company and iStoryTime add Classic Fraggle Rock

Los Angeles, California – FrogDogMedia and The Jim Henson Company today announced the release of What Do Doozers Do? Fraggle Rock Kids’ Book in the Apple App Store. Based on the award winning TV series Fraggle Rock (currently airing daily on The Hub), this book app features beautiful, classic, hand-drawn illustrations in a fun and entertaining story. What Do Doozers Do? Fraggle Rock Kids’ Book joins Meet The Fraggles in the App Store which was recently featured in the iTunes “New & Noteworthy” section for books category.
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iStoryTime Offers A Huge Holiday Special

iStoryTime Offers A Huge Holiday Special

Los Angeles, California – The holidays are upon us and iStoryTime is already in the full spirit of giving. To celebrate the release of their hugely successful apps such as, Kung Fu Panda Holiday Storybook, The Penguins of Madagascar: Read and Play, Megamind Storybook App, and others, California based iStoryTime has just announced a major holiday special offer.
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Megamind- Storybook App Review for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad

Megamind- Storybook App Review for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad

“Megamind. Bad. Blue. Brilliant.” These are the opening words in Megamind- Storybook App by FrogDogMedia LLC, a universal app for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Indeed, the three B’s well describe Megamind — except perhaps for the word, “Bad.” In the unlikely case you haven’t already figured out, this illustrated storybook is based on the animated movie, Megamind, which was released on Nov 5.
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iStoryTime Announces New App - My First Day of School

iStoryTime Announces New App – My First Day of School

Los Angeles, California – iStoryTime, a publisher of children’s storybooks for the iPhone and iPad, announced today an update with iPad and iPhone 4 support for “My First Day of School,” a book for preschool and kindergarten age children who are preparing for their first day of school.
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iStoryTime Announces New App - A Book for Deaf Children

iStoryTime Announces New App – A Book for Deaf Children

Los Angeles, California – iStoryTime, a publisher of children’s storybooks for the iPhone and iPad, announced today the launch of a groundbreaking app for deaf children – a vivid audio-visual presentation of “Danny the Dragon Meets Jimmy” that includes a sign-language interpretation. The app is the first of its kind, paving the way for many more cutting-edge products to assist this underserved population.
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iStoryTime Offers Free Children's Book Apps to Celebrate Earth Day

iStoryTime Offers Free Children’s Book Apps to Celebrate Earth Day

Los Angeles, CA – iStoryTime, a publisher of children’s storybooks for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, announced today that it will be giving away select, full featured apps free for Earth Day. The stories that will be available for free this week on iTunes provide an educational way to inspire awareness and help adults and their children appreciate the environment. The stories being offered are:
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