ePals releases new, interactive magazine apps
ePals Corporation (TSX-V: SLN), an education media company and social learning network, today announced the release of new interactive magazine apps from its children’s media division, offering kids an exciting new way to interact with content from award-winning, teacher- and parent-recommended Cobblestone & Cricket magazines.
Each app includes a free publication to sample and access to additional purchased content, taking children’s educational media beyond traditional print publications with interactive features, including:
• Read along audio support
• Animated characters, games and interactive activities
• Chatterbox, where kids interact and share thoughts with each other
• Ask the Author
• Video, music and educational games
• Integration with the ePals Global Community, a safe online learning
ePals digital products are now distributed across a wide variety of next generation tablets, eReaders, and mobile devices, including Apple’s iPad® and iPhone®, Android tablets and phones, Google Nexus®, Kindle® and Nabi® tablets.
“We are delivering on ePals’ original promise to distribute high-quality, engaging content across multiple formats and to a broader audience,” says ePals CEO Miles Gilburne. “This marks an important step for the company in developing a robust platform for the delivery of rich educational experiences into schools and homes around the world, working across desktop and mobile devices, locally and globally.”