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Best App Maker 2014 - App Builders and Creators - BusinessNewsDaily. Credit: Bloomua / Shutterstock When searching for the best app makers, we looked for solutions that are affordable and let you create professional-looking apps without having any coding skills.

Best App Maker 2014 - App Builders and Creators - BusinessNewsDaily

We also looked for key features such as pre-made templates, push notifications, social media integration, location-based services, loyalty programs, mobile commerce capabilities, customization options and the ability to create apps for Android devices, iPhones and iPads. Additionally, we looked for app makers that are designed for beginners and offer specific features for retailers. Here is a roundup of our best picks and how we chose them. To help you find the right app maker for your business, check out our complete guide How to Make an App: Choosing the Right App Maker For You. GoodBarber Read Review Pricing Starts at $16 per month Platforms iOS, Android, HTML5 Support One-to-one, online form, social media, Skype Appy Pie offers the best value for small business.

Cost. 10 Excellent Platforms for Building Mobile Apps. If you've ever wanted to build an app for your business, blog, product or service, but the heavy investment of both time and money put you off, you're not alone.

10 Excellent Platforms for Building Mobile Apps

The good news is that entering the mobile market no longer necessarily requires thousands of dollars and months of work. There are many mobile platforms available to help you build an app on a budget — quickly, and with no coding knowledge required. With a small investment, you can create and manage your mobile site or application using one of the platforms listed below, and start reaping the advantages of offering your customers a dedicated mobile experience, including increased awareness, engagement and revenue. Show As Gallery.

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Let’s Play! 20+ Sites for Young Learners. Part of the Cool Sites series Sometimes, the teachers of young learners get a bad reputation for playing all day in their classes.

Let’s Play! 20+ Sites for Young Learners

Socrative. Socrative Space Race - Socrative Space Race.pdf. Game-based blended learning & classroom response system. Online Game Rubric. Top Tens. Here’s a brief description of ten Halloween themed dress up/ monster creator games and a few suggestions on how to use them.

Top Tens

All these games were chosen to tie in with the Halloween theme of trick or treat and dressing up in costumes. You can access them by either following the links or clicking on the image. 1 Make Your Monster In a computer room get young learners (7 – 9 yrs) to make their own monsters and write the description for their monster. e.g. My monster has got green ears and green hands. Collect their descriptions in and correct them. 2 Goose Bumps Again in a computer room with young learners (7 – 9 yrs), another way to use the language from the previous activity is to make a monster yourself, write out the description for it and dictate it to your learners. He’s got an orange head. Check to see if any of the student’s monsters are different and ask students if they can say what is wrong using the target language. McGraw-Hill Education Offers Free iPad Math Apps.

By Cristi | April 15, 2011 | 5 comments McGraw-Hill is a familiar name in education and to support this week’s National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Conference, McGraw-Hill Education is offering its Everyday Mathematics apps for free through April 17th.

McGraw-Hill Education Offers Free iPad Math Apps

The Everyday Math apps are designed to give students in kindergarten through sixth grade a quick and easy way to practice and reinforce different math concepts. Kids can practice multiplication, brush-up on fractions, review number line skills and more with this collection of apps: Everyday Mathematics Divisibility Dash – This games helps kids learn to recognize multiples and divisors. The more multiples they get correct, the more points they get.

SimCity 2013 Download. Control a region that delivers true multi-city scale and play a single city or up to sixteen cities at once each with different specializations.

SimCity 2013 Download

Multiplayer adds a new facet to your game as your decisions will have an effect both your city and your region and creates new ways to play by collaborating or competing to earn achievements. SimCity is a city-building and management simulation game for the PC gaming platform that serves as a 2013 reboot of the iconic video game series. As with all games in the franchise, SimCity provides total control of how cities develop, but also adds new features such as: crisp 3D graphics, direct contact with citizens, dynamic real-time in-game units that replace animations representing player actions and levels of citizen happiness, franchise first multiplayer support, and in-game weather and pollution representation. Play to Learn Course Challenge.

Back to Play to Learn course Try out Samorost with a class!

Play to Learn Course Challenge

Deadline: 21 September 2012. Quandary. The Minecraft Teacher. MinecraftEdu & Minecraft: Education Edition minecraftedu: As you might have already heard, Microsoft will be acquiring MinecraftEdu.

The Minecraft Teacher

You can read their announcement here. We’ll be posting FAQ on our website later today but here are some quick facts for MinecraftEdu users: You can keep using MinecraftEdu as long as you like.MinecraftEdu sales will continue normally for now.MinecraftEdu owners will be offered one year of the new Education Edition for free.MinecraftEdu Hosted Servers will keep working, and can still sign up for one.TeacherGaming won’t be going anywhere and we have new exciting plans for the future!

We wanted to take the opportunity and share our thoughts on the matter. This morning we made the announcement that Microsoft is acquiring MinecraftEdu. MinecraftEdu. Fort McMoney. Enercities. Atlantis Remixed.

Free Online Game Creator. By kylemawer This free downloadable game creator let’s you make your very own flash games.

Free Online Game Creator

If you’ve ever fancied turning your hand to making a simple flash game or perhaps you’re looking for a summer course project to run with learners then Stencyl could be just the program for you. It’s free, online, simple to download and use and it’s available for either a PC or a Mac. The program comes with a few examples to try out and customize. They are pictured here on the left. After a quick look I settled on the RPG (role playing game) option. Stencyl: Make iPhone, iPad, Android & Flash Games without code. Room Escape Maker - Create Escape The Room Games For Free. Basic information ROOM ESCAPE MAKER is a free online application to create Escape The Room games.

Room Escape Maker - Create Escape The Room Games For Free

Build challenging casual point and click games with puzzles, hidden objects, safes with combination locks, and much more. YOU are game designer. Second Life Official Site - Virtual Worlds, Avatars, Free 3D Chat. Adventure Game Studio.