updated 10:50 am EDT, Thu June 21, 2012
The Act for iOS released in App Store
Smile has launched TextExpander 4, a new version of its typing shortcut utility. The update features a new option for "fill-in-the-blank" snippets, which make it possible to create a form letter template that can be personalized with names, dates, and other information when the snippet is expanded. In addition, the new release introduces a Snippet Creation Assistant. The assistant will launch the first time the software is opened, and provides step-by-step instructions for creating a set of snippets. A single TextExpander license retails for $35, while Family and Office packs sell for $45 and $100 respectively.
The Act for iOS released
The Act, a new adventure game from Chillingo and React Entertain has been launched in the App store. Available as a universal app for both the iPad and iPhone, The Act is a hand-drawn 2D adventure game that places players in the role of Edgar the window washer. In the game players must attempt to save his job, rescue his brother, and woo the woman of his dreams by using gesture based controls.