ipad apps

  • Hopscotch, An iPad App That Helps Kids Learn To Code, Raises $1.2M

    Hopscotch, An iPad App That Helps Kids Learn To Code, Raises $1.2M

    There are lots of systems clamouring to help educate the next generation of coders. One of them, New York-based startup Hopscotch, closed a $1.2 million seed funding round last August which it’s just announcing today, in conjunction with the release of v2.0 of its app. Read More

  • What The Daily Got Right From Day One

    What The Daily Got Right From Day One

    Editor’s note: Brian Alvey is chief scientist and founder of Ceros.  News Corp announced earlier this week that it was shutting down The Daily. The following day, TechCrunch writer and CrunchFund General Partner MG Siegler criticized the iPad-only magazine, as well as other mag apps for being too big to quickly download and for clinging to a magazine format. Read More

  • With Wee A B See, Wee Society Launches A Lifestyle Brand, Not Just A Children’s App

    With Wee A B See, Wee Society Launches A Lifestyle Brand, Not Just A Children’s App

    Wee Society, a new effort emerging from a small design and branding studio based in San Francisco, has just published its first app, a children’s interactive book called Wee A B See. And it’s the first of many products – not just apps – which this new company plans to produce. Now, you may not have heard of Office, as the studio is called, but you probably have come… Read More