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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.

Flick Golf Extreme! Sizzling Summer Sale

Flick Golf Extreme! Sizzling Summer Sale

UK based Full Fat announces a sizzling summer sale for Flick Golf Extreme!, the follow up to the spring smash hit Flick Golf for iOS devices. Experience the most extreme golfing conditions known. Try out your flicking skills and sink some hole-in-ones on the most extreme holes. Flick Golf Extreme! features include a classic Quickshot mode, Five Ball mode, gorgeous 3D environments, in-air spin control and Game Center and OpenFeint support.

Shake-a-Phrase Kids Educational App - 50% Off Summer Sale Extended

Shake-a-Phrase Kids Educational App – 50% Off Summer Sale Extended

Artgig Studio is extending their half price weekend sale on their newly updated educational language arts app, Shake-a-Phrase, through today, Monday 7/25, as part of a special summer promotion. Shake-a-Phrase combines physical device shaking with hilarious randomly generated sentences in a game for kids ages eight and up. The app actively engages kids in reading and building vocabulary during the course of play, while Quiz Me mode strengthens their understanding of parts of speech.

Shake-a-Phrase Kids Educational App - 50% Off Summer Promotion

Shake-a-Phrase Kids Educational App – 50% Off Summer Promotion

Artgig Studio is offering their newly updated educational language arts app, Shake-a-Phrase, for 50% off today, Friday 7/22, as part of a special summer promotion. Shake-a-Phrase combines physical device shaking with hilarious randomly generated sentences in a game for kids ages eight and up. The app actively engages kids in reading and building vocabulary during the course of play, while Quiz Me mode strengthens their understanding of parts of speech.

Creative Genius On-the-Go! - Activities for Children on Summer Roadtrips

Creative Genius On-the-Go! – Activities for Children on Summer Roadtrips

Available for iPhone and iPod touch, the problem solving games in Creative Genius On-the-Go! help kids learn creative thinking skills while they have a ton of fun. This convenient app provides open-ended creativity for young minds with 150 quick challenges, diversions, and scenarios that can be played anytime, anywhere. The app contains short, written prompts offering activities that children can play independently, or with family or friends. It’s a “must-have” app for travel with kids.

Album App Mini updated with New Features for the Summer

Album App Mini updated with New Features for the Summer

Dreamix Studio announces the update to Album App Mini for iPhone. Album App Mini is designed to create full featured digital albums. You can view them directly on your device and share them on Facebook, Twitter or E-mail. And now you can take it with you on vacation and create albums while sunbathing on the beach, sitting in the plane, at your hotel or later on when your home. New features include Airprint, unlimited photo album pages and more than 30 pre-defined layouts.

TribbsHD for iPad - The Cure for Summer Break Brain-Mush

TribbsHD for iPad – The Cure for Summer Break Brain-Mush

Developed by a teacher, TribbsHD 1.0 is the follow-up to the much-loved iPad math game, Tribbs. TribbsHD for iPad improves on its predecessor and presents an even more polished, fun, and engaging experience. The premise of the game is simple: find three numbers on the game board and use any combination of addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division to make an expression that equals the Target Number. Although initially challenging, players quickly get better at finding solutions.

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.

Looking for Highly Rated Apps for Your Summer Vacation?

Looking for Highly Rated Apps for Your Summer Vacation?

Looking for the perfect app for your summer vacation? Mobilewalla provides a timely list of highly rated apps for this summer’s travel. Mobilewalla ranks all apps on travel in four categories including planning, guides, translation and accessory. The service brings a uniform, unbiased real-time rating and ranking system to the mobile app universe where all of the rankings are based on a scoring scale from 0 to 100.

On The House for iPad, a unique BBQ app, arrives just in time for Summer

On The House for iPad, a unique BBQ app, arrives just in time for Summer

On The House has announced the release of the On The House – Great Backyard Grilling 1.0 application for iPad developed by CulinartMedia Inc., a leading developer of customized culinary arts-related print publications, online materials and mobile software applications. On The House – Great Backyard Grilling is geared toward providing the grilling enthusiast, or neophyte, with easy access to a comprehensive offering of tried and true BBQ recipes.

Be a Packing Pro This Summer Vacation for Less Than a Gallon of Gas

Be a Packing Pro This Summer Vacation for Less Than a Gallon of Gas

QuinnScape celebrates its app, Packing Pro’s, second anniversary in the App Store. With gas prices so high this summer, most of us need to cut costs wherever else we can. That’s where Packing Pro can help. For less than the cost of a single gallon of gas, this iPhone/iPad app can potentially help you save many times that amount. Packing Pro is more than just a digital packing list. It’s more like a personal packing assistant that is always by your side.

iDamaged - Amazing Action Shooter - Coming Summer 2011

iDamaged – Amazing Action Shooter – Coming Summer 2011

The Red Thing Games announces new mechanized masterpiece for iOS platform. iDamaged is a side-scrolling adventure that will give the player the controls of a gigantic mechanized robot named XR-1 as it is piloted through a city that has been reduced to rubble by an evil enemy. Crystal clear graphics, revolutionary game controls, older device compatibility, & a haunting soundtrack, all created by industry veterans with deep gaming roots and a passion of creating amazing games. Coming summer 2011.

iDamaged - Amazing Action Shooter - Coming Summer 2011

iDamaged – Amazing Action Shooter – Coming Summer 2011

The Red Thing Games announces new mechanized masterpiece for iOS platform. iDamaged is a side-scrolling adventure that will give the player the controls of a gigantic mechanized robot named XR-1 as it is piloted through a city that has been reduced to rubble by an evil enemy. Crystal clear graphics, revolutionary game controls, older device compatibility, & a haunting soundtrack, all created by industry veterans with deep gaming roots and a passion of creating amazing games. Coming summer 2011.

Spring and Summer iOS Programming Courses from The Pragmatic Studio

Spring and Summer iOS Programming Courses from The Pragmatic Studio

Parker, Colorado – The Pragmatic Studio today is pleased to announce their spring and summer schedule for their popular iPhone and iPad Programming courses:
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Jalbum is summer hot in App store - Announcing Trailblazing Update

Jalbum is summer hot in App store – Announcing Trailblazing Update

Stockholm, Sweden – The recently announced iPhone app from photo sharing service Jalbum has quickly become one of the worlds most popular photography apps in App store. Two days after launch it made the “What’s hot” list and ranked top 5 most downloaded free photo apps in: Belgium, the Netherlands, Brazil, Mexico, Sweden, Finland, Canada, Italy and Spain. Today, Jalbum announces a pioneering update.
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Blue Lightning Labs launches a Summer Sale on Mathemagics for iPhone

Blue Lightning Labs launches a Summer Sale on Mathemagics for iPhone

Austin, Texas – Blue Lightning Labs has announced a sale on their popular iPhone application Mathemagics, an application for learning to mentally calculate math problems at phenomenal speeds. Mathemagics 2.0.2 contains nearly 60 different math tricks for multiplying, dividing and squaring numbers faster than many people can use a calculator. Aspiring Mathemagicians learn and then practice any of the math tricks while progressively moving to higher levels of proficiency.
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Future Help Designs Summer App Sale - deals on Pop!Pop!Pop! & BlinkWit!

Future Help Designs Summer App Sale – deals on Pop!Pop!Pop! & BlinkWit!

Dearborn Heights, Michigan – Today Future Help Designs software design team announced their Summer App Sale and re-release of their original fan favorite Pop!Pop!Pop! at its newly discounted price of $.99 (USD). The app is now available for download on the iTunes App Store.
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iPad 3D E-Book Author Readings in San Francisco Bay Area This Summer

iPad 3D E-Book Author Readings in San Francisco Bay Area This Summer

Berkeley, California – See Here Studios presents author readings of its best-selling iPad children’s book app, “3D Storybook-The Wrong Side of the Bed 3D!” in the San Francisco Bay Area this summer. The live readings will be held at San Francisco’s Cartoon Art Museum on Saturday July 31 from 2-4pm and San Anselmo’s Play-Well TEKnologies on Friday August 6 from 7-8:30pm. Both readings are open to the public and free 3D glasses will be provided to the audience.
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Summer Sale for Ambrosia iPad Games - One Week Only

Summer Sale for Ambrosia iPad Games – One Week Only

Rochester, New York – Ambrosia Software starts the summer off right by putting all of its iPad games on sale for 99 cents for one week only! Keep cool during the dog days of summer with some chill iPad games from Ambrosia! The sale starts today, Monday June 14th – but hurry! The sale ends promptly at midnight EST on Friday June 18th!
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Major Update Prepares iPhone Travel App Packing Pro for Summer Vacation

Major Update Prepares iPhone Travel App Packing Pro for Summer Vacation

Taipei, Taiwan – Packing Pro, the popular iPhone travel app by Quinn Genzel, has just been given a major upgrade, in anticipation of increased demand and usage over the summer travel season. New features include a 60% larger master catalog (now with over 800 items), a powerful Smart Search tool, and full landscape orientation and keyboard support. These three features help improve the ease and efficiency of packing list creation and management by reducing the need and the difficulty of typing on such a small device.
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