Daily iOS App Updates

Daily App Digest – December 22, 2011

Latest app and updates to hit the iTunes app store today…

Portfolio for iPhone


Britton Mobile Development today is proud to announce the release of Portfolio for iPhone. Portfolio for iPhone is a powerful new pocket-sized counterpart to Portfolio for iPad. Customers can use it as an ultra-portable portfolio, reference, or pose book and display it directly on their iPhone or connect to an Apple TV (iPhone 4S only) or other external screen.

Portfolio for iPhone is the perfect pocket companion for photographers, designers, architects, sales reps, florists, artists, and any other visual profession. It can be used as a portfolio, a pose reference, a catalog, an art book, and much more. Featuring extensive appearance customization, Portfolio for iPhone can be adapted to the look and feel of any business.

Britton Mobile Development’s latest app is available directly on the App Store for immediate purchase and download. It features a comprehensive built-in help file, can import and export its full library to Portfolio for iPad allowing for quick synchronization, and can load from multiple media sources. Portfolio for iPhone uses the latest advances in technology available in iOS 5, creating a seamless presentation for any client.


Mike V: Skateboard Party HD


Ratrod Studio Inc., an exciting mobile game developer, today announced the release of Mike V: Skateboard Party for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android devices. Presented in collaboration with skateboard legend Mike Vallely, this exhilarating HD skateboarding experience is the only one of its kind on the mobile marketplace. The wait is over, get ready to master skateboarding tricks, unlock awesome gear, and compete to see who’s the top dog in the skate park and on the streets with Mike V: Skateboard Party, now available on the AppStore for only $1.99. Don’t fret if you don’t have an iPhone, the game is set to launch on Android and Mac OS shortly!

Mike V: Skateboard Party features next generation 3D graphics specially optimized for your mobile hardware to provide you with the best skateboarding experience. Play with your friends using the multi-player mode, complete achievements, gain experience and upgrade your skaters. Customize your outfits, shoes, board, trucks, wheels and bearings. Get set to roll, then challenge skaters from all over the world using Game Center leaderboards.

Play the career mode to complete over 25 achievements while unlocking new items and locations. Gain experience to upgrade your favorite skater’s attributes to perform better and achieve higher scores. Practice and improve your skateboarding skills without any constraints using the free skate mode. Challenge your friends to a skateboard duel using the multiplayer mode, and share and brag about your results on Facebook or Twitter using the built-in social media sharing feature.




Wishboards is an online service and amazing iPad application which makes it possible to tell your friends about your wishes in a completely new way. Friendly and intuitive interface of Wishboards along with awesome iPad features allow users to embody their own worlds of wishes by creating colorful and individual set of wishboards. Simple and original process of wish-creation allows to add images of a wishes from iPad Photos gallery, directly from the Internet or from the Catalog of popular products. With Wishboards it’s easy to tell all the friends about your wish by inviting them using iPad Contacts book or by publishing wishes on the Internet for instant access.

"Wishboards is a completely new approach to wishlist services which is focused on user’s convenience, self-expression and socialization opportunities," said Yuri Novokhatko, CEO of LitVice. "Wishes are amazing and very personal attribute of a human life, that cannot be truly reflected by means of insipid and boring wishlists. Now you can fully trust your wishes to Wishboards creating a very special atmosphere around them: funny or philosophical, happy-go-lucky or austere etc. This revolutionary approach gives us the right to say that we have reinvented the wishlist".

Wishboards introduces a revolutionary approach to wishes management that allows you to publish wishes easily with the help of your iPad and to demonstrate all your creativity at the same time. With Wishboards you can freely arrange your wishes as a beautiful set of images on a wishboard you designed especially for this purpose. For your convenience Wishboards allows you to create several wishboards, distributing wishes among different categories such as e.g. "Gifts for my birthday", "Travels", "Christmas" or "Gadgets". Wishboards does not confine your imagination – you are free to create as many various wishboards as you need. To make your wishboards even more expressive and add individuality to it, you can choose from thousands of backgrounds, both paid and free, provided by Wishboards or take images from iPad Photos gallery.

The Perfect Tree


Polish game developer Anawiki Games today announced the release of The Perfect Tree for iPad, a Christmas-themed Match-3 title. Based on the classic Christmas tale of the same name, the game tells the story of a lonely little pine tree and the player’s efforts to help it become the perfect Christmas tree.

"We’ve wanted to do a casual Christmas game for some time now," says Anawiki owner Roman Budzowski, "so when I discovered this charming story about a lonely tree and all the animals of the forest helping to decorate it and turn it into the perfect Christmas tree, I decided that this would be the perfect theme for such a game."

The Match-3 portion of the game is fun, relaxing, and highly polished. Levels are completed by making matches over certain target squares, and feature a variety of obstacles and bonuses. However, it’s the progression between the levels that distinguishes The Perfect Tree from other games of its ilk.

At the beginning of the game, the player is presented with a bare pine tree in a wintery scene. The focus of the game is in decorating the tree, using a variety of bulbs, lights and ornaments which can be purchased with Stars, which are the both the game’s currency, and measure of performance. Stars are earned by performing such feats as chaining together large combos and beating levels in rapid time. The stars are then spent in between levels to purchase decorations for the tree.

The Perfect Tree for iPad is highly improved version of Anawiki’s classic PC/Mac/Linux version of the same title. Exclusively on iPad the game features new matching modes – swap, chains and groups and extra levels. With 200 levels that can be played in 3 different ways the game feels like it’s having 600 levels.




PhatWare Corporation announces today the immediate availability of WritePad 6.0 for iPhone and iPod Touch, enabling vastly improved text input in the user’s own handwriting on the iOS platform. WritePad 6.0 features new multilingual handwriting recognition technology supporting seven languages, including English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
WritePad is an advanced note-taker for iOS, which converts practically any handwriting into computer text. Notes created with WritePad can be sent via email or SMS, tweeted, saved, posted on a Facebook wall, printed, exported as PDF, translated to other languages, synchronized with Dropbox, and exchanged directly between two or more iOS devices. WritePad also features integration with events, contacts, maps, and other iPhone resources.


Farm Mania


Originally the game was released for PC, then after gaining a solid fanbase on this platform it was ported to Mac, iPad and now iPhone. Farm Mania does not strain too far from a general agricultural time management game formula: players grow crops, feed animals, build the farm to bring profit and top quality food to people in nearby towns. Attention to detail and developers’ dedication to a well-balanced gameplay is where the game shines, making players’ experience with Farm Mania smooth and pleasant.

Players can enjoy the game in arcade mode – where they must achieve certain goals within a limited period of time, or just sit-back and slowly, step-by-step lead their farm to prosperity in casual mode. Between the levels players buy upgrades for their farming tools, new seeds and baby-animals to grow. Later in the game players gain access to a wide variety of structures that help process food and wool and make delicious milkshakes and mittens to sell at the local market.

Farm Mania gameplay perfectly fits the iPhone format. The game features colorful art-style, cute character design and peaceful soundtrack. Players manage their farm along 60 challenging levels and 12 hidden object mini games, grow dozens of plants and farm animals.




Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced that the Batman: Arkham City Lockdown App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch has received a free update giving gamers the option to play on multiple devices using iCloud to seamlessly switch playing between devices. 

In addition, players now have access to two new Batman skins:  70s Batman, which is included as a free download with this update, and Earth One Batman.  Both skins come with all new stats, provide new challenges and extend the game experience.


Treasures of Montezuma 3


The wait is over! The highly anticipated third chapter in the wildly successful Treasures of Montezuma series has arrived for theiOS operating system. Brought to you by Alawar Entertainment, a leader in the world of casual game publishing and distribution, The Treasures of Montezuma 3 is available for purchase for iPhone and iPad.

The Treasures of Montezuma 3 is a visually stunning match 3 adventure in which success depends on the player’s ability to trigger Power Totems by matching groups of similar artifacts. With over 160 arcade levels, 42 puzzle levels and two difficulty modes, there is plenty of action to go around. The Treasures of Montezuma series currentlyincludes three games.
The Treasures of Montezuma series is one of the most successful line of apps to date for Alawar’s mobile games department. With over one million units sold and over 60 million downloads, the games, which are localized to over 20 languages, continue to resonate with players. The colorful graphics, appealing sound effects and lively game play are what keep the players coming back for more, year after year.




A-Tono is pleased to congratulate everybody with the upcoming Holidays and gives a Christmas present: KeBouquet! Universal app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch free for a limited time.
This wonderfully sentimental app lets users choose, design, and send or share uniquely customized virtual flower bouquets with their loved ones in a matter of minutes straight from their mobile devices without needing to go to the florist and without fear that flowers wither under the sun!
KeBouquet! is the perfect mobile solution for busy users to show their appreciation from on-the-go this Christmas holidays, and a great overall utility to have handy for any upcoming birthday, anniversary, Valentine’s day, Mother’s day, or other special occasion that may pop up as well.

Play N Wish Merry XMas


Tenacious Technology LLC, an emerging mobile software developer, has today announced the release of their special Christmas app Play N Wish Merry Xmas for iPhone and iPod touch devices running on iOS 5.0. Play N Wish Merry XMas is a unique Christmas gaming extravaganza that lets players compete in games to earn points which can be traded in for beautiful e-Christmas cards. This is the only game available on the App Store that turns players’ points into rewards that unlock digital Christmas cards which they can send to their friends and family via email! The goal is simple: Play the app’s four diverse mini-games to your heart’s content, unlock every possible holiday card, and spread Christmas cheers. An awesome seasonal treat, Play N Wish Merry XMas is currently available for download on the Apple App Store for $4.99 in the Games category.

The games in this unique Christmas adventure are addicting enough to ensure that if players aren’t motivated to rack up points to unlock e-cards, they’ll play for the simply pleasure of enjoying engaging holiday games. To boot, this unique holiday game features original Christmas tunes to get players in the holiday mood while playing! With four games to choose from Play N Wish Merry XMas offers something for everyone! In Catch It, players are challenged with catching falling presents in a cart. Rushing back and forth the more presents they catch the more cards they’ll unlock. Switching gears players can test their shooting skills in Shoot It, where tilt controls enable gamers to zero in on floating presents attached to balloons and shoot them down before they get away!



Meat Tree Studios, an innovative new mobile applications developer, was excited today to announce the recent release of SyncMeApp for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. SyncMeApp is an intuitive file transfer and synchronization utility that gives users the power to move almost whichever files they’d like from their Mac laptops and desktops onto their mobile iOS devices, and back again quickly. This is the perfect tool for UI developers in need of a fast solution to visualize app mock-ups while working, for on-the-go business professionals who need their docs to be as mobile as they are, as well as anyone that needs to get files portable and work on them from anywhere quickly. SyncMeApp works as a  file synchronization solution as well. When users edit docs on their computer  the doc’s synced iOS counterpart is automatically updated in seconds to reflect all changes! SyncMeApp is currently available for download on the Apple App Store for $0.99 in the Productivity

In addition to providing users with power to move files freely between computers and mobile devices, SyncMeApp functions as an automatic file synchronization solution as well as. When synced docs are edited on the computer they’re automatically updated on the user’s iOS device upon saving. This app is simple in structure and easy to use, yet it has endlessly flexible applications in everyday life.

Once users have downloaded SyncMeApp onto their iOS device and installed the free companion Mac OS X app onto their personal computers they can move files by dragging them from their computer’s Finder menu to the app’s menu bar icon. It’s that simple. In a moment’s time selected files will appear on their iOS devices, ready to open and use. It’s an eloquent file mobility solution for everyone from casual users to iOS developers starved for an easy mock-up utility to envision apps-in-progress.

Santa For Night


Independent Creative Game Development Studio 2kolobka has announced the release of a new unique Christmas arcade based on Santa Claus magic for iOS devices – "Santa For Night".

So, this Christmas story begins in one of the million cities on this planet. An ordinary inhabitant of the Earth is reads the advert in the internet about the competition on a position of Santa Claus. It will be necessary to work only at Night before Christmas and on New Year’s Eve. And the person sends the resume. By miracle he is hired to do this job. Here all adventures begin. After all he was hired for the role of real Santa Claus and now the ordinary inhabitant of the Earth who didn’t believe in miracles for a long time already should present all the people of the world with his magic within one night.

Each level requires logic, skill, quick reaction and Christmas spirit.

The Ultimate Stain Remover Tips


Watch, Learn and Know introduces The Ultimate Stain Remover Tips 1.0, for iOS devices. Having problems and sleepless nights wondering how to remove certain annoying stains or odor? Need a quick fix? Worry not now, for The Ultimate Stain Remover Tips App is here! Learn more on tips on how to remove all kinds of stains, odor and unwanted uglies sticking on the surface and fabric. A must have and convenient pocket guide app for all household users.

Available for iPhone and iPad. Just browse through list of know stains or odor and find a way to remove it using the all natural way or with the help of common chemical product. Do you know you can remove ink stain from fabric using hair spray? All these practical tips and many more details at your fingertips and it’s portable too.

Key Features:
* Easy to use & intuitive UI, makes it easy to refer to, just by glancing at the picture.
* Build in search filter feature, search for types of stain and counteragents easily.
* One tap to "Favourites" feature for commonly referred stain tips.
* Free updates on more tips from time to time.
* Stay connected to watchlearnknow website for more future pocket guide apps series.



Priware Entertainment, the independent videogame developer, launches their first game for iOS in the App Store.

Earth is being invaded and you’re our last hope! An alien race threatens to conquer the only inhabited planet in our solar system. You will be at the helm of our last line of defense, an arsenal created many years ago in order to contain an invisible threat that most thought would never come to pass.

Keep the alien spacecraft from abducting the last surviving citizens of Earth, destroy the aliens, and save the planet.

This arcade game blends the gameplay of Tower Defense with the classic Space Invaders and will provide you with hours of endless fun.

UFOlocaust available in the APP store starting December 5th.
* High-definition graphics for iPhone 4 / iPad 2
* 25 incredible levels that will take you all around the world
* More than 20 different weapons
* Over 40 different weapon upgrades
* More than 20 different enemy types
* Excellent soundtrack and sound effects
* Set of achievements all compatible with Game Center



Roleplaying and strategy fans rejoice! The smuttlewerkers decided to go crazy and offer their beloved game Companions – a huge RPG/Dungeon Crawler for Apples iPad and iPad2 – for $0.99 only!

Companions is a huge game with a huge story. You take command of four characters in their quest to stop the dark god Detexx from plunging the world of Altland into a new war again! You will find lots of items, make use of the special skills of the characters and live through an epic adventure. The dwarf can build deadly towers and traps and if you haven’t seen a mighty Minotaur go berserk, well, then you missed something.

User reviews are very good, mostly 5 stars, despite the high $6.99 price tag. We decided to give fans of the genre and newcomers alike a chance to buy Companions for only $0.99 over the Christmas holidays.

That’s 85% less than normal. The sale will last from the 21st of December until January 2nd. If there is any doubt about the quality of our product, players should read the reviews linked in our blog or read the comments in the App Store.

Playtime Anna


Sprite Labs, is pleased to bring multi-user interactive game play to the iPhone and iPad with Playtime Anna,  which just launched on the App Store.

Playtime Anna is a first of its kind app to bring real time collaborative game play between users in a LAN environment or via bluetooth. Kids and parents can spend countless hours playing with each other, from  their own devices, games like toss the ball and throw snow balls, The ball actually goes from one device to another making this a fun ealistic experience for the players. Furthermore they can compete for high scores when playing the other interactive games together, such as pop the bubbles, catch the  flowers in a basket and twirl the hula hoop.

The latest update also has a special Christmas pack where users can make snow fall to Jingle Bells, Anna sings Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer. Users can also make Anna wear a Santa Dress/Hat  or dress her up as Rudolph with reindeer Antlers and a red nose.

Anna is a cute little talking girl who dances, sings, laughs, makes funny faces, gets easily tickled, users can even  change her dresses.  

Playtime Anna is a Free Universal iPhone/iPad app available in the App Store. Users can further buy the In-App purchases in the app to add more functionality to the app.

Kids will definitely want Anna as a friend whom they could play with solo or take her on a play date with a friend.

Letters App


For upcoming Christmas and New Year Holidays d-Studio, Ltd. team is glad to introduce our new iPad game for your children – Letters App – the best entertainment ABC table. Playing with animal pictures and symbols, learning letters and numbers or just having fun with 3D animated toys – it’s so easy and realistic. Your kids get a great chance to impress you with their creativity!

Do you still remember the times when you have to carry with you the cubes with letters or numbers for your children to play with during the flights, car trips or meetings? It’s not needed anymore. Having your iPad with installed Letters App – will allow your children to play, learn and have fun simultaneously.

It’s is an exciting and intelligible game. All letters, numbers, symbols, animals and other objects, which create an impression of playing on the real table are easily moved, rotated and dropped. Besides learning purpose the iPad game will never make your kids feel bored. 3D animated objects will be just a stick wand when your young creators want to play. Christmas Tree, decorating Sphere and Snowman, funny Monkey and buzzing Bee – you just need to tap or swipe on toy on your iPad and they will become alive, bring holiday spirit and pleasant playing time. Differently responding on your taps theses animated toys will surprise and delight you.



Pingo van der Brinkeloev and Greener Pastures have released Typon 1.1, an elegant and simple photo editing app for iOS devices. Typon lets the user type on his or her images and create beautiful compositions quick and simple. The user can chose between various typefaces, scale, rotate, change colors, and share your images on Facebook, via email or save it to the phone.

With Typon the user can make a greeting card, make art, make someone happy, share ideas, or make some noise. Typon is also great to make a joke or a statement and share it between your friends. The user can use the camera to take new pictures or choose an image from the Camera Roll in the iPhone.

The user interface is unique – and is inspired by different image editing tools. Typon includes a color picker where you can choose RGB colors and opacity, a WYSIWYG font chooser and the user can scale and rotate the text via multi touch. It should be fun and easy to create new images.

Typon is great to make a comment on a wedding image, great to make a joke with your friends or great to create a new greeting card with your new born and send it to the proud grandparents. So if you want to add a little more life to your images, Typon is the app you want.

Super Pop


Parents are continually trying to find ways to both entertain and teach their children. There are far too many violent movies and games available in the current marketplace. Parents welcome products that provide value and fun at the same time. A new breed of iPhone apps meet these needs and "Super Pop" is a great example of one of those iPhone apps.

Super Pop is an awesome twist on the Bubble Sheet apps. This app contains 2 games in 1. There is the standard pop the bubbles game (Standard Game) where the app will record how many bubbles you pop. There is also a Timed Game where you set the timer and Super Pop will record how many bubbles you can pop in a given amount of time.

"We found out that kids love to learn as long as the learning process is entertaining," says Sickle Brothers Interactive founding member Will Sickles. "This is something many of us parents forget as we go about ways to teach our children."

Sickle Brothers Interactive went about testing their latest iPhone App "Super Pop" in a very unique way. The company gave the app to a group of children to see what their reactions would be. The company focused on the children’s response to the memory matching portion of "Super Pop".

Snowy Christmas


Just in time for Christmas, daCapo Software today is thrilled to announce the release of their latest app, "Snowy Christmas," on the iTunes App Store. By offering a combination of two indispensable elements for the holidays – snow and music – this app lets users experience a white Christmas wherever they may be.

"We are very excited to offer an app that has universal magical appeal for both the young and the young-at-heart," said David Choi, CEO of daCapo Software. "This app offers a little something special for all demographics, from kids who will enjoy swiping the screen to control how the snow falls, to grown-ups looking to kick back and listen to some relaxing Christmas music and possibly take in some meaningful Christmas insights at the same time."

With Snowy Christmas, users can choose from one of three snowy scenes, listen to either the pre-recorded Christmas music or their iPod playlists, and control the size and rate of the snowfall. This app has been designed to appeal to kids of all ages and to offer an immersive and relaxing Christmas experience.

Scribble Press


Scribble Press, a leader in children’s self-publishing, announces the release of Scribble Press for iPad. Through the launch of this application, Scribble Press expands its self-publishing success into the digital marketplace, continuing to provide children the tools to inspire imagination and transform moments of creativity into books.

Launched in 2008, Scribble Press’s mission is to inspire writing, reading and sharing and to provide children with an outlet for educational, creative fun. The new Scribble Press app takes the fun of turning scribbles, doodles and imaginings into the satisfaction of a finished story.

"Creating and sharing books with my own children inspired me to create Scribble Press," notes Anna Barber, the CEO and co-founder. "Scribble Press for iPad will bring that opportunity to kids everywhere by taking advantage of the tremendous opportunities for storytelling created by new technology. We’re so excited to see books made by kids from all over the world and in all languages, and for kids to have fun telling their stories through different media and sharing them with family and friends."

Scribble Press for iPad makes it easy to create a book on the iPad. Children, and grownups too, can:  write original stories or use one of over 50 story templates, draw using over 500 drawing tools, upload photos or original artwork and instantly publish in the eBook gallery or share with friends anywhere in the world.

DailySync Pro


Omvistech is pleased to announce the availability of a new iPhone news app, DailySync Pro, in the App Store. This app sports an innovative interface to enable seamless access to a large number of news sources, with a beautiful visual interface. This app supports easy customization, and users can access sources across many categories including Technology, Politics, Entertainment, Food, Fashion, Sports, Travel, etc.

This app is useful for different types of users. A casual user looking to pass time while waiting for a ride, waiting in a checkout line, waiting for a flight, and so on, can use the app, for example, to look up the latest news in Entertainment, Music, Sports, etc.

It is also useful for a power user who regularly follows a number of sources such as technology blogs, political blogs, etc., for daily updates. This app allows the power users to efficiently read content from a large number of sources; several built-in features are particularly useful for power users. This app also includes Facebook and Twitter clients, and a calendar client.

Lord of the Runes: magic adventure game


St. Petersburg, Russia – Nevosoft, a top Russian casual game developer, announced the release of Lord of the Runes, a fascinating game with unique game play where your every move turns into magic.

In this game you will play a wizard who faces a long and difficult road filled with hideous, dangerous creatures that will challenge you every step of the way. Simply draw a rune to cast a spell! Nevosoft’s game developers created a perfect algorithm that allows the player to cast a useful spell after drawing a symbol on their device. You will need to learn how to use rune magic and understand how to use a variety of combos to defeat the terrible monsters that stand in your way like rabid goblins, fire golems, acid toads and alien robots. There are nine offensive and defensive runes and nine combos that you can use in your various battles. Learning to cast spells using rune magic is easy, but you’ll need to master them as the levels get harder and your battles more complex.

Dirty Hip Hop mini


Hot for the Holidays, Digifilm has released Dirty Hip Hop mini. Featuring popular Hip Hop dance moves taught by Syndee M. Winters and Phil Turay This hip hop dance and workout app is an authentic New York style Hip Hop learning experience. This app is based on The Quick & Dirty Guide to Hip Hop.

"Learning was never so much fun and it’s a good workout!" said Angelique Flores, Managing Editor of the Home Media Magazine.

"The dance moves in this app are authentic and iconic", said filmmaker Debdoot Das, the man behind the series. "Scientists recently identified certain dance moves that make you look more attractive to potential mates. Instinctively, that is what Syndee and Phil teach you in this program. "It’s a spectacular way to learn to dance Hip Hop", he added.

Dirty Hip Hop mini takes us to a spectacular computer generated New York City of our imagination, where professional dance instructors Phil Turay and Syndee M. Winters embark on a step-by-step journey of dance training and instruction, as they lead the novice to complete Hip Hop dance mastery.

Bubble Breaker : Insanely Addictive


Mayan Software is devoted to creating a new twist on the classic game that many have enjoyed to be extremely beautiful and more exciting. Bubble Breaker has gained its recognition and popularity in the gaming community driving the game to the top 40 Overall ranking in the App Store and top 15 Game ranking in the Mac App Store. Prior to to the Mac App Store release, "Bubble Breaker : Insanely Addictive" was also awarded as Top Downloaded application from Intel Thailand with its release on Intel AppUp Center.

"Bubble Breaker : Insanely Addictive" comes with 3 enjoyable game modes to suite any type of casual gamers:
* Casual – Play along and pass each level by scoring as much as you can
* Classic -Test your skills on how much can you score with only one board of bubbles
* Zen – Be calm, take your time and rule the leader board

Raghavan‚s Indian Flavors


Spices are the spine that props the Indian body of curries, stir-fries, chutneys, breads, legumes, vegetables, and grains. Raghavan’s Indian Flavors is the latest in the series of TheInformedChef cookbook Apps for the iPad. This new App features acclaimed Indian cooking educator and award winning cookbook author Raghavan Iyer and features 25 exclusive brand new recipes and over 75 how-to videos.

Raghavan’s Indian Flavors provides an innovative, no-nonsense, expedient approach to execute and savor amazing flavors from one of the world’s most ancient cuisines. The 25 recipes capture the essence of authentic and inspired Indian cooking for the busy 21st century cook that can be assembled with fresh, local, and easy-to-procure ingredients in mere minutes.

Helpful hints, quick-tips, and convenience products, where applicable, without compromising on the integrity of the flavors pepper the app that include; starters, mains, sides, and desserts. The cream that tops these easy-to-replicate dishes: more than 75 videos of Raghavan hand-holding you through what ingredients like asafetida, chappati flour, and skinned black lentils are all about, techniques that show you how to fold the perfect cone-shaped samosas or roll out dough the right way for making fluffy-thin rotis.

Joanne Carter, creator of the world’s most popular mobile photography and art website— TheAppWhisperer.com— TheAppWhisperer platform has been a pivotal cyberspace for mobile artists of all abilities to learn about, to explore, to celebrate and to share mobile artworks. Joanne’s compassion, inclusivity, and humility are hallmarks in all that she does, and is particularly evident in the platform she has built. In her words, “We all have the potential to remove ourselves from the centre of any circle and to expand a sphere of compassion outward; to include everyone interested in mobile art, ensuring every artist is within reach”, she has said. Promotion of mobile artists and the art form as a primary medium in today’s art world, has become her life’s focus. She has presented lectures bolstering mobile artists and their art from as far away as the Museum of Art in Seoul, South Korea to closer to her home in the UK at Focus on Imaging. Her experience as a jurist for mobile art competitions includes: Portugal, Canada, US, S Korea, UK and Italy. And her travels pioneering the breadth of mobile art includes key events in: Frankfurt, Naples, Amalfi Coast, Paris, Brazil, London. Pioneering the world’s first mobile art online gallery - TheAppWhispererPrintSales.com has extended her reach even further, shipping from London, UK to clients in the US, Europe and The Far East to a global group of collectors looking for exclusive art to hang in their homes and offices. The online gallery specialises in prints for discerning collectors of unique, previously unseen signed limited edition art. Her journey towards becoming The App Whisperer, includes (but is not limited to) working for a paparazzi photo agency for several years and as a deputy editor for a photo print magazine. Her own freelance photographic journalistic work is also widely acclaimed. She has been published extensively both within the UK and the US in national and international titles. These include The Times, The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Popular Photography & Imaging, dpreview, NikonPro, Which? and more recently with the BBC as a Contributor, Columnist at Vogue Italia and Contributing Editor at LensCulture. Her professional photography has also been widely exhibited throughout Europe, including Italy, Portugal and the UK. She is currently writing several books, all related to mobile art and is always open to requests for new commissions for either writing or photography projects or a combination of both. Please contact her at: joanne@theappwhisperer.com