iPad Apps

Phraseology – A New iPad App For Writers

Agile Tortoise today is pleased to announce the release of Phraseology, an iPad app for writers. The developer of the #1 ranked dictionary/thesaurus app, Terminology, has returned with a new kind of text editor for people looking to improve their writing on the iPad.

Phraseology is an iPad text editor with a simple environment that gets out of your way and lets you concentrate on writing, while providing easy to use tools to help organize and analyze your words. Whether drafting a tweet, an email message or working on the next great American novel, Phraseology can help.

This app is currently available for a special launch price of $1.99/£1.49 – you can download it here.



* Manage an unlimited number of draft and archived documents
* Unique "arrange" view lets you quickly reorganize lines without cut and paste.
* "Inspect" view analyzes your text by part of speech and root words letting you navigate your document to reduce repetition and hone your language
* Calculates common readability scores, such as Gunning Fog, Flesch Kincaid, SMOG index – and statistics like average syllables per word and average words per sentence
* Integrates with Agile Tortoise’s #1 ranked iPad dictionary and thesaurus app, Terminology. If Terminology is installed, additional features are enabled to lookup and select replacement words
* Character and word counts
* AirPrint, email, export/import and Twitter integration
* Markdown support with previews and the ability to email and print formatted HTML
* Font customization

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