Android

Purim Service For Android Incl. Megillat Esther And Gragger

New Android app Esther developed by ZigZag features Book of  Esther (Hebrew with English translation), Purim Service, and gragger. Reading the Scroll of Esther (Megillat Esther) is the centerpiece of the joyous holiday of Purim. This app adds to your holiday experience by bringing you the entire Hebrew text of Esther, fully pointed (all vowels(…)

A Free Digital Purim Noisemaker For Android

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A digital Purim noisemaker: Slap the evil Haman and watch his eyes bounce. Purim goes digital: This toy app emulates a gragger (ra’ashan). Shake it or slap evil Haman and watch his eyes bounce. Fun for kids, but watch your phone! Note: If you don’t know what a gragger is, maybe you shouldn’t download it.(…)

Practice For Purim’s Megillah Reading With Tikkun Korim, Megillah Android App

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The Scroll of Esther,  Megillat Esther,  is chanted in the synagogue on the eve of Purim and again the next morning. The Book of Esther is chanted according to a special cantillation used only in the reading of the Book of Esther, but if no one is present who knows this cantillation, it may be read(…)

Plan Your Visit In The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum [iOS And Android App]

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The Holocaust Memorial Museum is a memorial to the millions who died during the Nazi regime in Germany during World War II. The museum, located just off of the National Mall in Washington, DC, offers a very moving and educational experience and reminds visitors of this horrific time in our world’s history. Located among national(…)

Smartphone Can Help You Learn How, When and Why To Say Kaddish [iOS And Android Devices]

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Reciting Kaddish is one of the greatest gifts you can give to your departed loved one. You may discover it also to be integral to your mourning and healing process. However, saying Kaddish can be daunting, for those experiencing a loss for the first time and have not had to say Kaddish before. Kaddish Assistant,(…)

Jewish Story Of Oświęcim, The Town Where Auschwitz Was Built (iOS and Android App Called Oshpitzin – The Yiddish Name Of The Town)

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See the vanished Jewish world of synagogues, schools, stores, and places of daily life that existed before the Holocaust, in the Augmented Reality.  A new iPhone/iPad app uses advanced technology to tell the Jewish story of  Oświęcim, the town in southern Poland where Auschwitz, the former Nazi concentration camp, was built. Oświęcim had a majority Jewish population before(…)

CFCA iPhone And Android App Monitors Antisemitic Activities Throughout The World

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The Coordination Forum for Countering Antisemitism (CFCA) is an Israeli forum that monitors antisemitic activities throughout the world. It coordinates the struggle against this phenomenon with various government bodies and Jewish organizations around the world. Members of the forum Education and Foreign Ministries Prime Minister’s Office/Information Centre and Government Secretariat Jewish Agency ADL World Jewish(…)

My Menorah 4 Hanukkah – The Latest Creation From Jewish Interactive [App for iOS, Android, Mac And PC]

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Jewish Interactive has extended the definition of non-profit to include twenty-first century Jewish education. The South African organization is dedicated to creating apps that teach elementary school children about Judaism, training educators in twenty-first century technology and training students to use tech for Jewish learning. Some of the organization’s apps are geared toward older children,(…)

History Of Hanukkah In An iOS And Android App

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Simple app “History of Hanukkah” by Scott Hotaling contains the history, images and stories about the Hanukkah. App:  History of Hanukkah by Scott Hotaling   Compatible:  iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Category:   Reference Released:  January 12, 2010 Publisher:   Scott W. Hotaling Price:  $0.99 (buy app) Android version – download here LEAVE A NOTE Related Posts: Hanukkah Box(…)

Brighten Up The Holiday With A New “Festival of Lights” Storybook App For iOS, Android And Windows Phones

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As the calendar turns, our focuses shift from raking leaves to shoveling snow, and that means Hanukkah will soon be upon us. It’s easy to get caught up in the stress of the season and forget the reasons why we gather together for eight nights. Have we done everything we can to teach our children(…)

Hanukkah Issue Of The “Just Jew It” Ready For Download Now For iOS And Android Devices

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Chanukah messages to light up your life and our world. Just Jew It Mobile Magazine gives people access to insights and wisdom about the richness and depth of Jewish life on their mobile devices. Unlike some app magazines that are print replicas “stuffed” into an app, Just Jew It is designed exclusively for iPad, iPhone,(…)

Menorah App For iOS And Android By RustyBrick

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This iPhone Menorah will show you how many candles to light for each day of the Jewish Holiday Chanukah (Hanukkah). It has a cute animation, that shows you which way to light, in accordance with the Ashkenaz customs. It also has the Chanukah prayers in Hebrew, English and Transliterated. Plus, there are prayers professionally and(…)

LocalSukkah App For iPhone And Android Powered Devices Lets You Find A Sukkah Near You [Worldwide Sukkah Directory]

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A world-wide registry of  Sukkahs  has been updated, and is listed online. The directory has been designed for Jews to locate a  Sukkah near to them, so that they can go there to eat. The idea of this service is not to list every Sukkah, but to try and have a Sukkah listed for every(…)

EmoJew – The World’s First Free Jewish Emoji App For iPhone And Android

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Emojew is the world’s first Jewish emoji app. App was created by Baumann Ber Rivnay – Saatchi & Saatchi Tel Aviv for an Israeli organization Latet in order to bypass the problem of  ‘text message donations’  that where blocked by cellular operators. Make your family and friends happy, send them messages with funny icons for the Holidays.(…)

Rosh Hashanah App For Kids By Corky Portwine

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“Rosh Hashanah – The Jewish New Year” is an educational app for kids. It’s an educational book app to teach children about the holiday. The app teaches about Rosh Hashanah customs, lets kids hear the shofar. “Rosh Hashanah – The Jewish New Year” app also includes a dozen greeting cards that can be emailed to family and(…)