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How Do You Keep Your Kids' Math Skills Sharp this Summer?

How Do You Keep Your Kids’ Math Skills Sharp this Summer?

Summer is a favorite season for children as they break from daily routine. However, they may lose a large amount of what they learned during the school year. Experts call it “summer brain drain” and is more prevalent in math than in other subjects. More math activities for fun and discovery will help in retaining and sharpening kids’ skills over the summer. One great activity is solving number sequences with NxtApp 4 Kids, the popular and fun iPhone app.

Unique Essay App Fundamentally Improves Student Writing Skills

Unique Essay App Fundamentally Improves Student Writing Skills

Niles Technology Group’s fourth generation writing app, Essay Workstation delivers compact, high-end writing instruction with the convenience of a mobile writing platform that is second to none. It uses a copyrighted, step-by-step instructional process to teach students how to organize and write over 40 types of essays and papers. With written communication skills at a premium, Essay Workstation is the answer for students to make sure they are ready for the 21st century workplace.

Sharpen Your Kids Mental Math Skills with an iPhone App

Sharpen Your Kids Mental Math Skills with an iPhone App

To celebrate the launch of NxtApp 4 Kids, smart new math game for iPhone and iPad, ICON is offering a limited-time 50% discount. NxtApp 4 Kids allows kids to learn and practice their math skills in a fun and challenging way. NxtApp 4 Kids presents questions that will also help with pattern recognition and the logic of numbers. NxtApp 4 Kids was recently featured by Apple in the first spot as “New and Noteworthy” on iTunes for Kids and Educational games categories.

Keep Your Kids Math Skills Sharp Over The Summer With NxtApp 4 Kids

Keep Your Kids Math Skills Sharp Over The Summer With NxtApp 4 Kids

AppAdvice writes NxtApp 4 Kids by ICON, LLC is an app for kids to learn and practice their math skills in a fun and challenging way. NxtApp 4 Kids presents questions that will also help with pattern recognition and the logic of numbers. The cute animals and creative music will appeal to kids, and help them stay engaged in the game. NxtApp 4 Kids would be an excellent addition to your summer app collection, as it will help kids keep their math skills sharp.

Text Master for iPhone Strives to Improve Users' Typing Skills

Text Master for iPhone Strives to Improve Users’ Typing Skills

Florida based GoalMine LLC is pleased to announce the global availability of Text Master for iPhone and iPod touch, the typing tutor that turns the learning process into fun. It is not just an ordinary typing tutor but a mind challenging and entertaining game that is designed to cheer up its users and improve their text typing skills. Text Master suits perfectly for those who feel that their typing skills could use some help but who are bored with regular typing teacher apps.

New Mobile App advances Essay Writing Skills in Middle School

New Mobile App advances Essay Writing Skills in Middle School

Charlottesville, Virginia – Niles Technology Group, the leading developer of essay writing apps in the iTunes App Store, announces the release of its latest app, Middle School Writing. Designed specifically to address the needs of beginning writers, Middle School Writing guides students in learning the fundamental thought processes and structure required to become a good writer. The app includes essay writing staples such as book report, biography and the five-paragraph essay.
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Niles Technology Group Apps lead to better Student Writing Skills

Niles Technology Group Apps lead to better Student Writing Skills

Charlottesville, Virginia – Niles Technology Group realized early on that for mobile apps to reach their potential as teaching tools then real productivity must become make part of the app infrastructure. Consumption-only and memorization skills have their limits as learning methods, and, predictably, students exhaust content that does not constantly promote critical thinking. With respect to writing, Essay Writing Workstation is, without question, the only complete writing app that addresses these pedagogical and design issues. The app fluidly combines instructional content with functionality that promotes immediate application of the skills being learned while using the app. As students learn the intricacies of writing well, and they also have the tools to write within the app, i.e., instant skills application.
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Word Wagon by Duck Duck Moose Builds Kindergarten Reading Skills

Word Wagon by Duck Duck Moose Builds Kindergarten Reading Skills

Palo Alto, California – In celebration of National Reading Month, award-winning independent children’s app developer Duck Duck Moose today announced the launch of Word Wagon 1.0 for the iPhone and iPod touch. Word Wagon introduces letters, phonics, and spelling to children in Preschool, Kindergarten, and First Grade (ages 1-7).
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New App Teaches Vital Skills to Profit in the Stock Market

New App Teaches Vital Skills to Profit in the Stock Market

Sydney, Australia – The Intelligent Investor is proud to announce Value Investing 101, one of the first iPhone Apps that focuses on helping people become better investors directly from their iPhone. Value Investing 101 includes more than 250 original investing articles, videos, and special reports drawing from The Intelligent Investor’s 14 years in business.
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Achievers Writing Center gives Students the Writing Skills to Succeed

Achievers Writing Center gives Students the Writing Skills to Succeed

Charlottesville, Virginia – Mobile technology has changed education in one dramatic way – students now, literally, work anywhere at anytime. This has raised an interesting problem; that is, students often find themselves without a knowledgeable resource nearby to which they can ask questions. The problem is further exasperated by online education where there is virtually no person-to-person interaction.
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Test your spelling skills with the Epeler game for iPhone

Test your spelling skills with the Epeler game for iPhone

Milpitas, California – Gtune Studio is proud to announce the release of an update for an incredibly addicting spelling game for the iPhone called Epeler. This spelling game is a really nice challenge involving all ages and minds. It gives the players the opportunity to spell as many words as they can before their screen fills up with blocks of letter cubes.
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Student-focused Apps advance Writing Skills and improve Thinking Acumen

Student-focused Apps advance Writing Skills and improve Thinking Acumen

Charlottesville, Virginia – Niles Technology Group essay writing apps offer something for every student. There are five app products available: Essay Czar, the flagship app, is a 45-chapter eBook that is the most comprehensive essay writing handbook ever written for college and high school students. Achievers Writing Center provides a live writing assistant and full editing services. Ask Czarina is a free app in which a live editor answers students’ questions free of charge. The Essay Writing Wizard series comes complete with detailed writing instructions and a multi-page workstation where students can actually write and submit an essay from within the app. And, ESL Essay Writing apps target the special needs of ESL students.
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Jourist Vocabulary Builder - Western Europe - Improve your skills

Jourist Vocabulary Builder – Western Europe – Improve your skills

Hamburg, Germany – Jourist Verlags GmbH today is pleased to announce the release of Vocabulary Builder – Western Europe 1.1 for the iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. Vocabulary Builder can help you to learn German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and Dutch. Choose your language and the app provides access to approximately 10,000 words in each language.
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New Mobile App Improves Essay Writing Skills in College and High School

New Mobile App Improves Essay Writing Skills in College and High School

Charlottesville, Virginia – With successful sales of its various essay writing apps, Niles Technology Group had to think hard about what to do for a second act. It did not take long to realize that bigger and better is the answer. Introducing Essay Czar, the most comprehensive essay writing handbook ever written for college and high school students. Essay Czar can be effectively used, for years, by one student, as well as seamlessly shared in today’s collaborative classroom.
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Grow as a Professional with Appraisal Skills & Assertiveness ComboBooks

Grow as a Professional with Appraisal Skills & Assertiveness ComboBooks

Vancouver, British Columbia – a leading publisher of mobile learning applications, has announced the release of Appraisal Skills and Assertiveness through the publisher’s innovative new Combobook educational platform. Optimized for self-education via Combobook’s unique study content generation functionalities, Appraisal Skills is geared towards teaching professionals how to effectively assess the work relationships within their businesses while Assertiveness outlines the proper ways to communicate clearly within the workplace. These courses are aimed at helping businesses function more effectively and become more productive as a result. Assertiveness and Appraisal Skills are both currently available for purchase through the Apple App Store.
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Star Scales Pro 2.1 - Sharpen Guitar Skills Practicing Scale Patterns

Star Scales Pro 2.1 – Sharpen Guitar Skills Practicing Scale Patterns

Bratislava, Slovakia – JoyApps s.r.o. today is pleased to announce the update of their guitar master app Star Scales Pro 2.1 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. Star Scales Pro 2.1 is an all in one app tool teaching scale patterns instead of complicated charts. The update incorporates newly graphics, nice fretboard interface and improved guitar sound.
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iCut Deluxe 1.0 released for iOS - Get your brain skills to a new level

iCut Deluxe 1.0 released for iOS – Get your brain skills to a new level

Uzhgorod, Ukraine – Grabarchuk Puzzles brings iCut Deluxe 1.0, their first universal puzzle app for all of your iOS device – iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. With over a thousand challenges in six play modes and a range of difficulty levels, iCut Deluxe will get your brain skills to a new level! Goal is simple: cut shapes into identical parts. Puzzles are of increasing difficulty up to almost impossible nuts.
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Fun City 1.1 For iPhone Helps Users Beat Boredom and Learn New Skills

Fun City 1.1 For iPhone Helps Users Beat Boredom and Learn New Skills

Bangalore, India – Announcing that Divum Corporate Services Pvt. Ltd., the developer of Fun City, has released the latest update for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. Fun City 1.1 is a fun and addictive app that is actually a set of four fast paced games that will keep users on their toes and playing for hours. Fun City 1.1 helps users pass the time while honing memory and hand-eye coordination skills and the addition of a hit/miss counter adds a whole new dimension of challenge to this 4 in 1 gaming app.
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CrossRoads: iPhone Game Helps Players Develop Time Management Skills

CrossRoads: iPhone Game Helps Players Develop Time Management Skills

New York, NY – Game developer Fabulapps is introducing a simple but addictive line-drawing game with time management elements called CrossRoads. The game also features amazing graphics and effects that will impress any game player. The game will be available as an application for the popular iPhone or iPod touch.
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Mobile Writing Labs revolutionize how students learn writing skills

Mobile Writing Labs revolutionize how students learn writing skills

Charlottesville, Virginia – Niles Technology Group, the creator of the successful Achievers Writing Center essay writing apps, today announces the launch of its Mobile Writing Project app series. Targeted at schools and educational organizations, the Mobile Writing Project funds the development of mobile writing labs in schools. iPods, iPads, and essay writing apps are donated to eligible schools to help develop new ways for students to learn the all important skill of writing well.
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