Posted by Mary Ann Neder | May 21, 2013 | Comments 0
There are a few iPhone and iPad apps available as free downloads today (May 21). Take full advantage of this generous offer while they’re free!
Posted by Gwen Phua | Nov 06, 2012 | Comments 1
Are you a writer? If you’ve ever submitted your manuscripts—be they poetry, short stories, novels, or other forms of writing—to various markets, you’ll know how tricky it can get to keep tabs on your submissions. This is especially important since you don’t want to be sending a story to the same market twice, or simultaneously submitting a story to more than one market (unless they don’t mind). Luckily, StoryTracker by Andrew Nicolle is here to help.
Posted by Gwen Phua | Aug 17, 2011 | Comments 0
Are you a storyteller? If you’re inclined to writing novels or screenplays, Storyist by Storyist Software may help you in producing your great manuscript. Here’s a fellow writer’s point of view on this “productivity” app for the iPad. Continue on to iPadmodo for the full review.
Posted by Gwen Phua | Aug 09, 2011 | Comments 0
There are many apps that let you make notes with your own handwriting instead of through typing. But what if you’d like to write by hand and still have your words appear in a neat typewritten font? For this, there’s WritePad by Stan Miasnikov, a handwriting recognition app.
Posted by Adam | Aug 09, 2011 | Comments 0
Middle School Writing, by Niles Technology Group, is being reintroduced to the App Store with an all new, totally redesigned platform. With its initial introduction last April, Middle School Writing became a top-selling essay app. Parents, teachers and schools praise the concise, step-by-step instructional content, which is found in no other writing product. The new Middle School Writing raises the bar, even more, for achieving high levels of writing productivity on mobile devices.
Posted by Adam | Aug 02, 2011 | Comments 0
Achievers Writing Center, by Niles Technology Group, brings a full-service writing center to a student’s mobile device. With everything students need to write an excellent essay, Achievers’ mobile apps are the solution to starting, developing and editing writing assignments. Complete with live writing assistants and editing services, the apps take the tediousness out of writing and deliver a mobile learning experience like no other essay writing app.
Posted by Adam | Jul 27, 2011 | Comments 0
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.
Posted by Adam | Jul 20, 2011 | Comments 0
Independent developer Anh Do announces Writing Kit 1.2, an important update to his robust Markdown editor for iPad devices. Writing Kit helps you write Markdown-formatted documents, export them as Markdown or HTML files and send to Evernote, Facebook, Posterous, Tumblr, and Twitter. Version 1.2 features the ability to select a custom Dropbox folder to sync your files with, and includes numerous bug fixes for the previous versions.
Posted by Adam | Jul 18, 2011 | Comments 0
Essay Workstation, a mobile app by Niles Technology Group, has fundamentally changed how students approach and feel about writing. Designed for the popular iPad, iPhone and iPod, Essay Workstation eliminates the fear of writing that many students have and increases compliance with writing assignments. With step-by-step instructions on how to write over 40 types of essays, students now have the tools to write logical, critically-structured essays.
Posted by Gwen Phua | Jul 08, 2011 | Comments 0
As a writer, I’m always on the lookout for apps that can help make my work easier. Novel writing, especially, is a long and often complicated process. Other than coming up with a riveting plot, there are countless things you need to handle and keep track of. My Writing Spot for iPad by PT Software Solutions caught my eye. However, it turns out not to be the app I thought it was. Continue on to iPadmodo for our full review.
Posted by Adam | Jul 07, 2011 | Comments 0
Resolvica, Inc. announces the BE Write HD 1.0 iPad app is now available in the iTunes App Store. BE Write is a feature-packed app for creating great looking blog posts, emails, and other formatted documents. BE Write is a WYSIWYG HTML editor with no knowledge of HTML needed. With BE Write, users can create templates such as custom signatures or frequently used email messages that can be saved and used repeatedly, saving time and typing.
Posted by Adam | Jun 13, 2011 | Comments 0
Independent developer Anh Do announces Writing Kit 1.1, a major update to his robust Markdown editor for iPad devices. Writing Kit helps you write Markdown-formatted documents, export them as Markdown or HTML files and send to Evernote, Facebook, Posterous, Tumblr, and Twitter. Version 1.1 features Dropbox sync, image uploading to CloudApp directly from the photo library, and a built-in Markdown cheat sheet among other niceties.
Posted by Adam | Jun 07, 2011 | Comments 0
Virginia based Niles Technology Group today announces Middle School Writing 1.1, an update to their popular educational app for iOS devices. Middle School Writing does something that teachers and schools want students to do more of – the app gets students to think. While the goal of the app is to teach essay writing, Niles Technology Group specifically designed the content to emphasize that a student can only write about what he or she is thinking.
Posted by Press Releases | May 24, 2011 | Comments 0
London, United Kingdom – Independent developer Anh Do today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of Writing Kit 1.0 for iPad. Writing Kit is built for Markdown users who love to use their iPad to work on their documents, and find themselves having to switching apps constantly to find reference materials while they’re writing.
Posted by Press Releases | Apr 27, 2011 | Comments 0
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.
Posted by Press Releases | Apr 12, 2011 | Comments 0
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.
Posted by Press Releases | Apr 06, 2011 | Comments 0
Charlottesville, Virginia – Teachers know that getting students to focus on a writing assignment for more than twenty minutes is a monumental task. This limited attention span is usually caused by un-engaging instructional content coupled with a lack of technology and functionality to make the writing process more fluid. Essay Writing Workstation specifically addresses these shortcomings found in many other writing products.
Posted by Press Releases | Apr 01, 2011 | Comments 0
Warsaw, Poland – Motivapps today is pleased to announce the release of Sonnet 1.2, their personal productivity app for iOS devices. One in a series of a few apps that teach and inspire, Sonnet inspires iPhone users to write love letters. Created during Cambridge Startup Weekend, it conquered the hearts of the audience and won the wildcard prize. Judges called it a delightful little app.
Posted by Press Releases | Mar 31, 2011 | Comments 0
Charlottesville, Virginia – Even with all the innovative features of the iPad and iPhone, many students and teachers have expressed reluctance to fully trust their work on the devices because of the fear of losing information. In addition, the lack of educational apps with instructional content fully-integrated with usable workspaces limits students’ productivity. Essay Writing Workstation, by Niles Technology Group, takes the best of its popular Essay Czar app and raises the bar by directly addressing these issues.
Posted by Press Releases | Feb 28, 2011 | Comments 0
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.