June 7, 2013
Abraham Lincoln Interactive Biography is now available for iPad. The freemium app includes rare photographs, original documents, audio, and much more. Created by Touchzing Media, Abraham Lincoln Interactive Biography is described as an immersive look at the 16th President of the United States. It includes 14 chapters and over 250 photos, rare documents, and paintings about the leader. The app is free to download. To get past Chapter 3, however, you’ll need to make an in-app purchase of $4.99. Features include:
This looks like a promising new app. Best of all, Touchzing Media has given readers plenty of free content to help them decide whether or not to make an in-app purchase. Abraham Lincoln Interactive Biography is available now in the App Store. [gallery]
- Easy to navigate, interactive interface. Images and articles open on tapping.
- Zoom in to see rare photographs, documents or paintings in detail.
- Read the Emancipation Proclamation, the Gettysburg address, the Thanksgiving Proclamation, letters, etc. in Lincoln's own handwriting.
- Audios of famous Lincoln speeches.
- A photo gallery of rare photographs.
- A slideshow of quotes by Lincoln.
- Over 25,000 words of reading in over 100 pages and 50+ popup articles.
- An audio-video summary of Lincoln's life.