Here are the latest iPhone/iPod touch/iPod/iPad apps. You can find ’em at the Apple App Store (http://www.itunes.com/appstore/).
Notus Games Studio has released Christmas Mansion for the iPhone. It’s an US$0.99, match-3 puzzle game in which you collect Santa’s coins and prepare your house for Christmas with ornaments and illuminations.
RGH Games has announced Trashers for the iPhone and iPad. In the free game you hop on board the garbage truck to clean the streets and fight trash monsters.
Zuuka has introduced iTalk Santa, Arthur Christmas for iOS. The $0.99 app features Santa and Arthur from the film “Arthur Christmas”; they repeat exactly what the user says with a funny voice.
Lifeware Solutions has launched Fishing Deluxe 1.0 for iOS. The $4.99 fishing time calculator is designed to help you plan your fishing trips by predicting specific days and times with high probability of fishing success. Best fishing times are calculated based on the information about the moon and the sun.
MyVijan has debuted iLuv Drawing Santa, their free drawing app for iOS. Designed to make learning to draw an easy, encouraging and enjoyable process for kids of all ages, iLuv Drawing Santa teaches children how to draw Santa and more with four steps. The user can color the finished drawing, add a Christmas background and share with friends and family as a holiday card.
MultiEducator has presented Civics 101 — We the People 1.0 for iOS, the newest addition to their “History on the Go” series of multimedia reference apps. The $4.99 is comprised of 12 different topics, each including sub-topics that feature a variety of articles, pictures, and multimedia presentations. Designed as a primer on the many facets of the U.S. government, the app also has: a content search function, a glossary of terms, page summaries, integrated print options, and a favorites library.
Pixowl has given us Doodle Grub Christmas Edition has slithered out from Pixowl. It’s a free “snake game” that features two winter based themes with fearsome enemies and unexpected events.
Sleepyhead Productions has rolled out Video Vault: Best of the Web. Sleepyhead was founded by Indie filmmakers who, over the years, have watched and collected the best short videos on the Internet. Now they’re bringing the videos to you through this iPhone app. The first four categories contain several videos and will provide users with the option of purchasing many more with in-app purchases. The entire Green Videos and TED Talks collections are free.
KidTidy has given us Make A Snowman 1.0, a $1.99, Christmas-themed entertainment app for iOS. It lets you construct snowmen and other creations.
Steve Weintraut has served up QuoteMaker Pro for iPad. It’s a $4.99 quotation and proposal creation tool for anyone involved with the sale of products or services.
Ape Entertainment and Bolt Creative says the first issue of the digital comic book series based on Pocket God will be available for free for a limited time on Monster Free Apps. Fans can follow Ooga, Booga, Klik, Klak, Nooby and Dooby as they get eaten by piranhas, hit by meteors, menaced by Sharks-with-Frickin-Lasers, and face even more dangers.
Students can now rely on the 12N app to translate numbers and currencies from their iPhone or iPad, and practice writing, hearing, understanding, and speaking numbers from 1 to 999,999,999 in 120 languages. The first language is also free for everyone else to download and other languages can be purchased for around US$2.
Shuttle Scuttle has shuffled out from Embraceware Software today. The $2.99 app is retro-style shooter game for iOS.
Princesses Learn Spanish is a new, free iOS application that allows children to use the technology of an iPad or iPhone to engage in early language learning. The app teaches Spanish through stories, games, songs and flashcards.
Dar-Soft has announced PDF Quick Sign for iPad. It’s a $9.99 tool for manaing PDF documents with annotating, filling forms and signing capabilities.
Umodo has released Santa’s Grounded and Santa’s Grounded Lite, for iOS devices. This holiday season, Santa’s reindeer have gone missing. There have been reports of reindeer sightings in the Crystal Caverns, the shores of Beach Break and deep within the Candy-cane Forest. In the game your goal is to find them all and help Santa get back into the sky. Collect jingle bells, climb ladders and squash enemies as you make your way through eight levels.