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  • Canva Brings Its Easy-To-Use Design Platform To The iPad

    Canva Brings Its Easy-To-Use Design Platform To The iPad

    Who says the iPad isn’t for creation? Design platform Canva, which first launched last summer to offer an easy to use, drag-and-drop interface anyone can master, has now brought its technology to the iPad. Today, the company is debuting its first mobile application with Canva for iPad – an app that includes access to over a million stock photographs, graphics and fonts that can… Read More

  • Tom Hanks’ Typewriter App Shoots To The Top Of The App Store

    Tom Hanks’ Typewriter App Shoots To The Top Of The App Store

    Tom Hanks’ name can do more than sell a movie, it seems. His recently launched, hipster-ish typewriter app for iPad, Hanx Writer, has now shot to the top of the iTunes App Store, ranking No. 1 in both the Productivity section, as well as Overall. Launched last week, Hanx Writer turns your iPad into an old-fashioned typewriter, offering a pseudo-analog typing experience. The bangs of… Read More

  • AirSnap Helps You Take Beautiful Group Selfies By Pairing Two iOS Devices

    AirSnap Helps You Take Beautiful Group Selfies By Pairing Two iOS Devices

    How many times have you stepped out of the group to click pictures, feeling left out as others posed? Or have there been instances when you’re jostling to get back for a group picture after setting the timer of a camera shutter? While there is Samsung NX Mini, which comes with an LCD screen that flips 180 degrees for taking selfies, it still requires users to make adjustments in the frame. Read More

  • Children’s Educational iPad App Maker Kidaptive Scores $10.1 Million Series B

    Children’s Educational iPad App Maker Kidaptive Scores $10.1 Million Series B

    Kidaptive, the company behind a suite of children’s apps for iPad which combine entertaining videos and games with a curriculum focused on kindergarten readiness, has raised an additional $10.1 million in Series B funding in a round led by Formation 8, with participation from A round lead Menlo Ventures, along with Stanford’s StartX Fund, NewSchools Venture Fund and Prana Studios… Read More

  • Paperless Post Brings Its Design-Focused Greeting Cards & Invitations To iPad

    Paperless Post Brings Its Design-Focused Greeting Cards & Invitations To iPad

    Design-focused online invitations and stationery company Paperless Post has launched its first iPad application today, which now offers all the content from the Paperless Post website – including its over 10,000 customizable designs – for use on the iPad. Though the company had previously launched an iOS application for iPhone, that app is intended for managing your events… Read More

  • Lineal Timeline Lets You Visualize History (Or The Future) On Your iPad

    Lineal Timeline Lets You Visualize History (Or The Future) On Your iPad

    A new app for iPad called Lineal Timeline launched recently, offering a way to scroll back through historical events from centuries prior, as well as create your own personal timelines using notes and photos from your device’s library. Though appearing deceptively simple, the app’s goal is fairly ambitious: it wants to be able to present all of history in minute-by-minute detail in… Read More

  • iStoryTime Debuts A “Netflix For Ebooks” For Kids

    iStoryTime Debuts A “Netflix For Ebooks” For Kids

    If a startup called Oyster is the Netflix for e-books, then iStoryTime is the children’s alternative. One of the oldest players in the kids’ interactive e-books app market is zuuka (aka iStoryTime), a company founded in 2009 and backed by $2 million in Series A funding. The company has been steadily growing its collection of digital, interactive e-books and apps, now reaching… Read More

  • Luma For iPad Is A Personalized TV Guide For Streaming Video…With A Few New Tricks

    Luma For iPad Is A Personalized TV Guide For Streaming Video…With A Few New Tricks

    Movie and TV recommendations app Luma.tv has been working to solve the “what to watch” problem for years. The company first launched as Inveni.com, a free web service backed by nearly $2 million in founder and angel funding, which helped users create their own “taste profiles” in order to serve up streaming video recommendations. Now the same technology that Inveni… Read More

  • Shutterfly Debuts Its Own Photo Book Maker For iPad, Shutterfly Photo Story

    Shutterfly Debuts Its Own Photo Book Maker For iPad, Shutterfly Photo Story

    Photo and personal publishing giant Shutterfly, which has been gobbling up startups in recent months, is today launching its second iPad application called Shutterfly Photo Story, which allows you to build photo books on your tablet using photos from your iPad’s Photo Stream, Facebook, Instagram or those uploaded to Shutterfly itself.  You can then choose to share those books to… Read More

  • Memorability Lets You Create & Narrate Beautiful iPad Photo Books, No Printing Required

    Memorability Lets You Create & Narrate Beautiful iPad Photo Books, No Printing Required

    There’s no shortage of mobile photo book applications on the market today, but a majority of these are focused on taking digital creations and turning them into offline, printed products. Memorability, a recently launched iPad photo book app, is different. Instead of bringing online web printing services to the new, smaller screens of smartphones or iPads, the app instead suggests that… Read More