[prMac.com] Alleroed, Denmark – 100 Things Apps today announces 100 Trains and Railways, an addition to its interactive kid’s book app-series featuring 100 HD pictures and 10 videos of different trains from around the world. Created for children 1 to 4 years old, the app is completely ad-free and designed so that users can easily scroll through pictures with just the touch of a finger. The entire book and its contents are offline, and each picture includes a brief description at the bottom, ideal for reading to young kids. With support for 7 languages, the app offers 10 high quality videos, stunning, HD graphics, and realistic sound effects, such as moving trains.
Users can scroll from each picture to the next with a simple touch of a finger. From cargo trains carrying wood to high-speed passenger trains, 100 Trains and Railways includes pictures and videos of a variety of train types. Descriptions at the bottom of each picture include fun information about train parts, such as windshield wipers and mirrors, as well as close-up images of train wheels. By simply touching any part of the picture, users can hear the sound effects that correspond with each image. Users can even use the search feature to find a specific type of train.
* A variety of train types, such as cargo and passenger trains, featured in 100 high quality pictures
* Users can simply switch from picture to picture with the touch of a finger
* Tap pictures to hear accompanying real-life sound effects
* Descriptions at the bottom of each picture provide fun facts and information about each train type
* Two high quality videos are included, while an additional 8 are available for in-app purchase
* Ideal for children ages 1 to 4 and completely ad-free
Ideal for young children who love to look at trains in action, 100 Trains and Railways also features videos of real moving trains. Two videos are included with the app, while an additional 8 are available as an in-app purchase. Each video is approximately 1 minute long, ensuring users will be able to see the full scale of the train in action. These train videos are especially informative, as they offer different vantage points and perspectives. For example, users can feel as if they are actually riding in the train for one video, while in another, they can get a full view of the train as it chugs past. 100 Trains and Railways has no advertisements, making it simple for children to navigate.
Realistic sound effects and high quality graphics make this app particularly entertaining for kids. High definition pictures and videos make users feel as if they are actually watching a train go by right before their eyes. Users can simply touch any part of a picture to hear real-life sound effects, such as train intercoms at a busy station and the whistle of a high-speed train. The interactive nature of this app, as well as the enjoyable sound effects, make the trains featured in this app come alive for children.
“100 Trains and Railways is an easy to use collection of pictures and videos of trains. Designed for children, the realistic sound effects and high quality videos make this app enjoyable for the train lover in all of us.”
* English, Chinese, Danish, French, German, Italian, and Spanish
* iPhone 3GS/4/4S/5, iPod touch (3rd/4th/5th generation), and iPad
* Universal app optimized for display on all iOS devices
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 216 MB
Pricing and Availability:
100 Trains and Railways 1.2 is $0.99 (USD) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category. Review copies are available on request.100 Trains and Railways 1.2
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