PhatWare's WritePad Pro Improves Handwriting Recognition

PhatWare Corporation announces WritePad Pro 3.5, an important update to their popular universal note-taking app for iOS devices. WritePad Pro is an advanced word processing, note-taking, and document management app which also takes full advantage of PhatWare's state-of-the-art handwriting recognition technology. Version 3.5 introduces new handwriting recognition usability improvements, updated handwriting recognition dictionaries and minor bug fixes. WritePad Pro 3.5 is $4.99 and can be downloaded from iTunes.

Productivity Apps for Professional Word Wizards

infovole GmbH releases updates of its leading iOS productivity apps. After 5 years and more than 5 million downloads, the Textkraft app series is an established and well-developed mobile tool for professional writers. New updates are making the apps more universal and comfortable again. The download is free of charge for existing users. Textkraft Professional offers comprehensive writing aids, multilingual offline dictionaries with synonyms, integrated online reference works and more. Textkraft Professional is $7.99 and can be downloaded from iTunes.

Jr is back in Jr's Gem Run

DigitalSummit.TV introduces Jr's Gem Run 1.0, their new game title for iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV. This is an addictive game that will keep you flying thru the world of FranknSon. Players must help Jr get as many gems and power supplies as possible by avoiding both the demons and the many traps ahead. Along the way you will pick up gems, treasures, and see towns and great landscapes. You need to out wit the many monsters and obstacles that get in your way. Jr's Gem Run 1.0 is $0.99 and can be downloaded from iTunes.

Steamburg wins award at White Nights Helsinki

Telehorse announces Steamburg won the Indie Game Cup for Best Storytelling at White Nights Conference in Helsinki last Friday. The game was also nominated for Grand Prix at the event. The developer started working on the game in 2015 and showcased it at Tokyo Game Show and Casual Connect under the name Steamville. The name was changed under pressure from lawyers representing Zynga. Steamburg will compete for the Indie Prize at Casual Connect Europe in Amsterdam this week.

ABBYY Updates FineScanner to Digitize Documents

ABBYY releases FineScanner 5.2, an important update to the company's popular scanning app developed for iOS devices. ABBYY FineScanner lets users convert any hardcopy documents into digital PDF and JPG files. The updated scanning app digitizes information from documents and books in 149 more languages, from Arabic, Vietnamese and even Karakalpak to rare fonts such as Gothic German, bringing ABBYY's world-renowned OCR technology to any mobile user. FineScanner 5.2 is Free and can be downloaded from iTunes.

Reggie Ashworth releases VidConvert 1.6.4 - Video Conversion made Easy

Reggie Ashworth has announced VidConvert 1.6.4, an update to his popular video converter for Mac OS X. VidConvert is a video converter designed to make converting your videos simple and easy. VidConvert will convert just about any type of video into one of the many popular formats of today. Creating videos for your iPhone or iPad, for your Mac or TV, or formats such as DivX and MPEG are just a click away with VidConvert. VidConvert 1.6.4 is $7.99 and can be downloaded from their website.

Families of Grey Nomads now know where their parents are

Outback Touring announces Caravan Australia 1.2, an update to their popular travel app for iPad. Targeting couples and families respectively, Caravan Australia enables travelers to draw their route by dropping location pins with dates on a detailed map of Australia and then automatically share this, together with a daily journal, photos and their current location with family back home or new friends met while traveling. Version 1.2 fixed a minor bug and added a new Report feature. Caravan Australia 1.2 is $0.99 and can be downloaded from iTunes.

TruGlyph App released to Create Crowdsourced Global Visual Language

TruScribe announces TruGlyph 2.0, its free iOS app that lets anyone create glyphs, images that animate as if drawn, and tag them with words and context. TruGlyph gives people worldwide the ability to communicate visually using these building blocks of visual language. Anyone can create a glyph that is meaningful to them or their life, then they or others can tag them with representative words, and the community decides the rest. Version 2.0 offers new games and badging. TruGlyph 2.0 is Free and can be downloaded from iTunes.

Super Boy Land Provides People With Fun Entertainment for iOS

Duo-Pisces releases Super Boy Land 1.2, their super adventure platform game developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Super Boy Land is a classic retro and super old school platform game similar to Super Mario Bros. Jump and run with your Super Boy through this classic side-scrolling adventure! Offering 5 retro arcade and beautiful worlds to unlock, Super Boy Land features 100 challenging and jumpy levels with increasing difficulty with awesome sounds and music. Super Boy Land 1.2 is Free and can be downloaded from iTunes.

LifeFlix releases LifeFlix Pro Version 1.5

LifeFlix announces the release of LifeFlix Pro 1.5. LifeFlix is the simplest way to watch, protect, and share your video tape memories. This Mac app was created to import all your DV, HDV, and Digital Hi8 tapes. Users merely plug a video camera into their computer, and LifeFlix eagerly grabs all the videos and organizes them into a simple catalog. LifeFlix is designed to have no learning curve and just import your MiniDV or HDV tapes to your computer. LifeFlix Pro 1.5 is $29.99 and can be downloaded from their website.