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Creative apps for language. learning. living.

Questions: A Q&A Journal

Q&A Journal

 
Answer a new question every single day of the year!
 
Whether you’re looking for a journal starter, a collection of great conversational questions, or something to help you write more often, this app offers enough interesting questions to keep you writing every single day of the year.
 
With a simple tap-and-swipe user interface, this app presents a realistic page-turning way to begin journaling today! Going from day to day is as easy as swiping left or right, and writing a journal is as simple as tapping on the screen once.
 
App features:
1. Passcode lock mechanism for private journaling
2. Over 365 thought-provoking questions
3. Simple and intuitive user interface
4. Ability to change fonts
 

 
Q&A Journal

Snowy Christmas

Snowy Christmas

 
Let it snow, let it snow!
 
Snowy Christmas gives you a White Christmas wherever you may be!
 
Great for both kids and the young-at-heart! You can make it snow and also control how fast or slow the snow falls, and how big or small the snowflakes are. (There is even a great list of Christmas insights to help you reflect on the season!) So, let it snow, turn on the music (built-in or use your iPod library), kick back and get into the Christmas mood wherever you are.
 
App features:
✔ Choose from one of three snowy background scenes
✔ Let it snow (or don’t)… ability to turn the snow on/off
✔ Swipe horizontally to make snowflakes bigger or smaller
✔ Swipe vertically to make snow fall faster or slower
✔ Turn on/off meaningful Christmas quotes/verses as a slide show
✔ Listen to the built-in background music selection or use your own iPod playlist
✔ Universal app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad
 
Pre-recorded background tracks include:
- O Holy Night
- Hark the Herald Angels Sing
- What Child is This (Greensleeves)
- O Little Town of Bethlehem
- Away in a Manger
- Silent Night
- God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
(and more)
 
 
Snowy Christmas

Candlelight Christmas

Candlelight Christmas

 
Just in time for Christmas 2011!
 
Slow down and create your very own peaceful Christmas moment.
 
A Candlelight Christmas was developed to help people slow down and reflect on the original, deeper meaning of Christmas. Use this app to escape the noisy, busy hustle of the season and create your own sacred space to greet the Christmas holiday.
 
App features:
✔ A calm, soothing candlelight video loop
✔ Deep, meaningful verses, Bible verses and quotes for Christmas
✔ Listen to the built-in background music selection or use your own iPod playlist
✔ Universal app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad
✔ A “verses and reflections” section for quick reminders
✔ Ability to share via Facebook, Twitter and Email
 
Pre-recorded background tracks include:
- Hark the Herald Angels Sing
- What child is this (Greensleeves)
- O Little Town of Bethlehem
- Away in a Manger
- Silent Night
- God rest ye merry gentlemen
(and more)

 
Candlelight Christmas

Silly Story Starters

Silly Story Starters - Creative Writing for Kids - daCapo Software

 
Millions of creative story starter ideas for kids!!
 
 
Who it’s for
✔ Teachers who want to introduce creative writing ideas in classroom settings.
✔ Kids who want to improve their typing and writing skills.
✔ Parents who want to help develop the creativity of their children.

 
What it does
What this app offers:
✔ Generates millions(!) of creative writing ideas for kids in grade school ages.
✔ Provides the ability for kids to type and save their writings.
✔ Remembers the student name/school/grade information for ‘publishing’ by email.
✔ Stores the creative writing projects as a collection
✔ Offers editing capabilities for existing writing projects.
✔ Export finished writing projects by email as published html files.
✔ Universal app for both iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad
✔ Works in both landscape and portrait modes on iPad.

 

Silly Story Starters - Creative Writing for Kids - daCapo Software

CEO Alarm Clock

CEO Alarm Clock - daCapo Software

 
Get a head-start on the day by waking up to the wisdom of the world’s top CEOs and business leaders!
 
This app brings together all the functionality of a full-featured alarm clock enabled to take advantage of your iPod library AND a photo frame with beautiful wallpapers and carefully selected quotes from the world’s top CEOs and business leaders.
 
Who it’s for
✔ Anyone who wants an alarm clock to do more than just wake you up.
✔ Anyone who wants to learn from the wisdom of the world’s most respected and renowned business leaders.
✔ Anyone who wants a visually appealing iPhone clock app with beautiful wallpapers and motivational quotes.
 
What it does
✔ Displays carefully selected leadership quotes with the alarm or anytime throughout the day
✔ Over 20 stunning background nature wallpapers
✔ Slideshow mode to use as a digital photo album with CEO quotes
✔ Wakes you up to your own iPod music or playlist
✔ Wakes you up to your own favorite photo
✔ Works in both landscape and portrait modes
✔ Works in background mode with local notifications
✔ Offers alarm with vibration for maximum alarm impact
 
The CEO Alarm Clock puts the wisdom of the world’s most renowned CEOs and business leaders at your fingertips.
 
CEO Alarm Clock - daCapo Software

 

Biz Talk: American Business English Idioms

Biz Talk: American Business English - daCapo Software

 
Improve your command of business English and be a more effective communicator!
 
Whether you are an MBA graduate or an ESL student, this app puts a dictionary of useful expressions, idioms, buzzwords and jargons in your back pocket to help you navigate the “real world” of English business communication.
 
Who it’s for
✔ Anyone who wants to improve their command of commonly used business terminologies
✔ ESL students who want to improve their business English.
✔ Anyone who wants to learn the “insider” language of native English speakers
 
What it does
✔ Displays over 200 of the most useful idioms and expressions
✔ Has definition, background info, usage tips, and example usage sentences
✔ Contains carefully selected expressions that are not outdated, vulgar, or offensive
✔ Any popular expressions with the potential to offend someone are explained in detail
 
The Biz Talk app is a must-have for anyone who wants to be a more effective communicator, whether around the water cooler or in the boardroom.
 
Biz Talk: American Business English - daCapo Software

New Day Alarm Clock App

New Day Alarm Clock - daCapo Software

Don’t just wake up — get inspired to start the new day!
 

This app brings together all the functionality of a full-featured alarm clock enabled to take advantage of your iPod library AND a photo frame with beautiful wallpapers and motivational quotes.
 

Who it’s for
✔ Anyone who wants an alarm clock to do more than just wake you up.
✔ Anyone who wants to wake up to an inspiring thought to start the day right.
✔ Anyone who wants a visually appealing iPhone clock app with beautiful wallpapers and motivational quotes

 

What it does
✔ Displays carefully selected motivational quotes with the alarm or anytime throughout the day
✔ Over 20 stunning background nature wallpapers
✔ Slideshow mode to use as a digital photo album with inspirational quotes
✔ Wakes you up to your own iPod music or playlist
✔ Wakes you up to your own favorite photo
✔ Works in both landscape and portrait modes
✔ Works in background mode with local notifications
✔ Offers alarm with vibration for maximum alarm impact

 
This functional yet beautiful alarm clock app is the difference between just waking up or starting a brand new day! Get inspired with the New Day Alarm Clock.
 
 
New Day Alarm Clock - daCapo Software

Grace Notes App

Grace Notes - daCapo Software

We all need a little bit of grace!
 

Grace Notes gives you a daily dose of inspiration that you can use as a journal starter. Wonderful for recording reflections and meditations, and for keeping track of important events and memories.
 

Who it’s for
✔ Anyone wanting an instant source of Christian inspiration
✔ Anyone who wants journal their spiritual jottings or prayers.
✔ Anyone who wants a way to record their journey of faith with a personal diary
✔ Homes or churches that want to have a “digital Scripture frame”

 

What it does
✔ Displays carefully selected Bible verses and Christian quotes
✔ Swipe to flip between different calendar dates.
✔ Allows you to record and edit your personal reflections
✔ Lets you export your own Grace Notes journal. Great for bloggers and writers!
✔ Slideshow mode to use as a “digital Scripture frame” with originally recorded background music
✔ Built for both the iPhone/iPod Touch and the iPad as a universal app- Swipe to flip between different calendar dates.

 
This functional yet elegant app gives a wonderful, handy way to keep a personal journal of your reflections and memories throughout your journey in the faith.
 
 
Grace Notes - daCapo Software

Car Negotiator App

Car Negotiator - daCapo Software

Not just another car loan calculator app.

It actually walks you through the entire car shopping process to help you become a smarter car buyer and negotiate confidently!
 
What the experts say

★ Edmunds Automotive App of the Week: ”Whip it out while crunching numbers on your next visit to a car dealer and the $1.99 price of the app will probably end up paying for itself.” (Automotive App of the Week)

 

★ Autoguide.com says: “Car Shopping Just Got Easier” (autoguide.com)

 

Who it’s for
✔Anyone who’s been intimidated by the new car purchase process.
✔ Anyone who wants to make sure not to waste time or money making this huge purchase.
✔ Anyone who wants to keep track of their progress when hunting for a new car.

 

What it does

✔ Has a helpful step-by-step guide for making good decisions
✔ Gives you a checklist to track your progress!
✔ Allows you to enter in detailed car loan and financing calculations
✔ Lets you save and review different car purchasing scenarios
✔ Contains ability to email the budget to yourself or to others.
 
A car and a house… these two things are the biggest purchases a normal person will make in their lifetimes.  Don’t waste your time and money.  Be a smart car shopper with Car Negotiator.
 
 
Car Negotiator - daCapo Software