Jack and the Beanstalk gets new iPhone and iPad book-app
The latest fairy tale to get jazzed up in an iOS app is Jack and the Beanstalk. It's been given a modern twist by British developer Mindshapes - the maker of the fun Jellytoons apps that came out earlier this year.
The new app sets the story in the modern world, so Jack is "your average video-game playing, chore-avoiding boy". Although he still wanders to the market, meets a stranger and... Well, you probably know the rest, and if you don't, I won't spoil it for you. Beans, innit.
The app is aimed at children aged six and up, and includes mini-games ...