$6.99 -> $2.99
################################################ Countdown to the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse of the Sun with SkySafari. New eclipse feature lets you know exactly when the eclipse will start in your location, how long it will last and when it will end. Use the interactive eclipse path map to explore the eclipse from other locations and figure out where you need to go to experience totality! ################################################ SkySafari 5 Plus is more than the basic astronomy app, and this is its best version yet! It's a full-featured space simulator with telescope control. Note that there is no discount upgrade path from SkySafari Plus to Pro. Choose carefully! Here's what's new: 1) Complete support for iOS 10! 2) Support for Apple Watch! Everything you need to know about the Sun, Moon, Planets, and more on your wrist, at a glance! 3) Tonight at a Glance: the Sun, Moon, Planets, ISS, and Iridium flares in one handy view! 4) Notifications when the ISS will pass overhead, when Iridium satellites flare, and more! 5) Completely new sound effects, and a new look to the sky and horizon. Better transitions between portrait and landscape mode. 6) Object lists in the Search menu now show thumbnail images. New options in Advanced Search. 7) Updated object descriptions, now with images in-line! Every object now has a description! 8) A new Share button lets you share your sky by email, text, or social media! 9) Reworked Time Flow controls. Set the date and time directly from the main toolbar. Run time 1000 x faster than reality! 10) iCloud or Google sync for your settings and observing lists! Change them on one device, and synchronize your changes across all your iOS devices! 11) An on-line repository of observing lists from experienced amateur astronomers. A "tour mode" that guides you through objects in each list! 12) An improved deep sky database with Abell and Hickson galaxy clusters, and globular clusters in M 31. 13) A handy Digitized Sky Survey viewer that lets you download images from the DSS! 14) Improved multi-star alignment for telescopes with digital setting circles. Add Barlows and Focal Reducers to your equipment list! If you haven't used SkySafari Plus before, here's what you can do with it. • Hold your device up, and SkySafari 5 Plus will find stars, constellations, planets, and more! The star chart updates automatically with your movements for the ultimate stargazing experience. • Simulate the night sky up to 10,000 years in the past or future! Animate meteor showers, conjunctions, eclipses, and other celestial events with Time Flow. • Search from our extensive database, and follow the arrow to objects in the sky. See spectacular views of Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, and other planets! • Learn the history, mythology, and science of astronomy! Browse over 1500 object descriptions and astronomical images. Explore NASA space missions! Stay up-to-date with SkyWeek for all major sky events every day! • Control your telescope! SkySafari 5 Plus adds wired or wireless control for Celestron, Meade, Orion, SkyWatcher, and many other telescopes. Point your GoTo or “Push-To” telescope anywhere in the sky! Requires SkyFi or SkyWire accessories (sold separately). • Plan observing sessions with Observing Lists, log your observations, and share with friends! All this is built into SkySafari 5 Plus – no need for an Internet connection. For even more features, and a gigantic database aimed at the most dedicated amateur or professional astronomer, check out SkySafari 5 Pro!
$16.99 -> $14.99
57,000 headwords and more than 190,000 translations • more than 90,000 phrases • full conjugations for thousands of French and English verbs • hundreds of usage notes and examples • no internet connection required Carry a dependable French and English reference everywhere you go with the latest edition of the Collins Pro French-English Translation Dictionary. This app combines detailed, professional dictionary data from HarperCollins and Le Robert with our new, easy-to-use Ultralingua interface. Our smart search goes beyond dictionary entries to give you complete conjugations of thousands of verbs in all standard forms, convert numerals into French or English text instantly, and catch common misspellings to get you to the word you are looking for faster than ever. DICTIONARY: • Over 57,000 entries with 190,000 translations • Over 90,000 example phrases • Tap-and-hold any word or phrase and choose "Speak" from the popup menu to hear that word spoken using Apple's built-in text-to-speech feature. • Genders for all French nouns • Idioms, slang, technical language, and regional differences in spelling and usage • Hundreds of usage notes about troublesome constructions • Dozens of cultural notes • Smart search results in both French and English simultaneously, in case you misspell or mistype • Search-as-you-go displays words and narrows your selection as you type • Tap on a word in a definition to quickly look it up, conjugate it, or copy it to your clipboard. This features recognizes inflected forms and chooses the correct language for you. • Search the dictionary by speaking to Apple’s Siri on applicable devices VERBS: • Conjugations for thousands of French and English verbs • Includes all standard tenses and forms • Displays the direct translation of each conjugation when available • Smart search finds infinitives and catches misspellings • View verb conjugations in a single tense or expand a verb to view all conjugations in one user-friendly format MORE: • Translates numerals into French and English text as you type • Language swapper button to switch from French-English to English-French with ease • Tap the history button to view the 50 most recent dictionary definitions, verb conjugations, and more in one place. Sort the list alphabetically or by date, and choose to clear the list completely or delete one entry at a time. • Favorite individual definitions and verbs and view them by tapping on the favorites button. • No internet connection required • Change your device settings to view the app display in English, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, or German This universal app will run on iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, so you can purchase it once and load it onto all your devices. The iPad and iPhone/iPod touch versions look and behave differently to give you a great experience on every device you own. The Collins Robert Concise French Dictionary is a must-have reference tool for students and language professionals alike. REVIEWS: (5 stars) "Best French dictionary ever - In the 30 years that I have been studying and using French I have yet to find a better French-English dictionary, whether in-print, online or an app. This app is totally worth the price." -User review (5 stars) "Wonderful for an high intermediate reader like me who often needs a clarification but doesn't want to haul around a heavy dictionary. The interface is great because it anticipates the word as you type and if your French spelling is weak - like mine is - it saves a lot of time." -User review Follow us on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook for app news, language learning tips, and more: http://www.twitter.com/ultralingua http://on.fb.me/ifI8Hy
$5.99 -> $1.99
WikiLinks is the most fun and powerful way to discover everything Wikipedia has to offer, in a fantastic multilingual and multimedia experience including an exclusive mind-map of your navigation, suggested YouTube videos, a revolutionary article preview, advanced image browsing, iCloud synchronization of history and bookmarks and more! MAIN FEATURES Revolutionary Article Preview • Tap and hold on any link to see a preview of the article. No need to jump back and forth! iCloud • Reading history, bookmarks and language settings synchronized across your devices. Sharing • Share sessions (mind maps) with friends, students, or amongst devices! Integration with other apps • Open Wikipedia articles in WikiLinks from Safari and other apps (requires activation of the extension). Article Search • Fast Wikipedia article search in all the languages of your choice at once. • Unique full-text search in reading history. • Wiktionary search. • Articles near your location. Video, Image and Sound • Unique YouTube video integration. • WikiLinks is the first and only app that plays Wikipedia videos on mobile Apple devices! • Fullscreen image gallery with captions. • Easy access to any image in the article via the image bar. • Play all Wikipedia sound, music samples, pronunciation excerpts… Bookmarks • Keep and manage a list of bookmarks of your favorite articles. History • Keep and manage a complete history of all read articles. • Search for text in previously read articles. Serendipity • WikiLinks' unique algorithm brings you new and unexpected reading material. • 2D mind map to keep track of your journey and suggest new paths. Other • Easily find any text in the current article. • Interactive table of contents. • Customize text display (font, hyphenation, justification). • Offline reading of previously read articles, including images. • Articles in the mind map can be downloaded all at once for later offline viewing. • Beautiful themes. And much more! Visit our site to see everything you can do with WikiLinks. WIKIPEDIA™, the Wikipedia W Logo™, the Wikipedia Puzzle Globe Logo™, WIKTIONARY™ and the Wiktionary Tile Logo™ are trademarks of the Wikimedia Foundation and are used with the permission of the Wikimedia Foundation. We are not endorsed by or affiliated with the Wikimedia Foundation. No fixed portion of WikiLinks’ proceeds will be donated to WMF.
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