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  • Wheater’s Q&A Review of Histology & Basic Pathology App Now Available on the App Store

    11/10/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Modality partners with Elsevier to deliver app for USMLE review featuring full-color illustrations and photomicrographs for iPhone® and iPod touch®

    Durham, NC -- November 10, 2010 -- Modality, Inc. and Elsevier today announced Wheater’s Q&A Review of Histology & Basic Pathology App is now available on the App Store. This app, available for iPhone® and iPod touch®, offers users custom quiz building and assessment tools for 563 USMLE-style questions, including 325 images, spanning 22 pertinent content areas with high quality, full-color illustrations and photomicrographs.

    “The collection of full-color images, diagrams and illustrations is one of the most useful assets of the widely respected Wheater’s text,” said Randy Charles, managing director, Global Clinical Reference for Elsevier. “We are very excited to bring this material to iPhone and iPod touch. The brilliant display and Multi-Touch abilities of iPhone and iPod touch enable students and trainees to achieve new levels of interaction and engagement with must-know material for labs, lectures, and examinations.”

  • Modality Partners with Elsevier to Offer Imaging Atlas of Human Anatomy for Use in modalityBODY App for iPad™

    11/9/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Atlas Features Over 800 Images and 2000 Distinct Structures Through a Full Range of Modern Imaging Techniques

    Modality, Inc. today announced the release of the Imaging Atlas of Human Anatomy from Elsevier for use in the modalityBODY App for iPad. The complete atlas presents a healthy human body through a variety of modern imaging techniques, and is available for In App Purchase via the modalityBODY App. Users may also download a free sampler of the Imaging Atlas of the Human Body from the modalityBODY Store within the app, a place where registered users can access and purchase premium content.

  • Modality and Thieme Medical Publishers Launch ‘Anatomy on the Go’ App on the App Store

    10/19/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Native app for iPhone® and iPod touch® features custom annotation tools, and quizzing and self-assessment for more than 360 full-color anatomy images

    Modality, Inc. and Thieme Medical Publishers today announced the Anatomy on the Go App is available on the App Store. This native app for iPhone and iPod touch combines a variety of customization, quizzing and self-assessment tools with 367 exquisite full-color illustrations and contextual notes from Thieme’s Anatomy on the Go Flash Cards, edited by Anne M. Gilroy and based on the award-winning Atlas of Anatomy by Gilroy et al.

    “Keeping pace with rapidly evolving digital content platforms is a priority for Thieme,” said Anne Vinnicombe, Thieme’s Vice-President and Director of Educational Publishing. "Anatomy on the Go for iPhone and iPod touch is a valuable addition to our existing portfolio of web-based products like the Thieme Teaching Assistant and WinkingSkull.com and the native iPad version of our Atlas of Anatomy, available in the modalityBODY app.”

  • Thieme Medical Publishers Releases Atlas of Anatomy for Use in modalityBODY iPad™ App

    10/1/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Complete Atlas Features More Than 1500 Images For Medical Reference and Training

    Durham, N.C. - September 30, 2010 - Modality, Inc. and Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc., today announced that Thieme's complete Atlas of Anatomy is now available for In App Purchase via the modalityBODY App.

    The modalityBODY App, currently available in the App Store, allows users to view, organize, annotate, search and store thousands of medical images and create custom image collections for study and reference.

    “Thieme's Atlas of Anatomy provides health care students and professionals with a wide breadth of more than 1500 high quality images with thorough contextual notes,” says Anne Vinnicombe, Thieme vice-president and director of educational publishing. “As Thieme expands our digital initiatives, the combination of the Atlas with the features of the modalityBODY application and the brilliant display of iPad adds a compelling new dimension to our content.”

  • Modality Partners with Elsevier to Deliver Four Netter's Anatomy Content Collections for Use in modalityBODY iPad™ App

    9/8/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Interactive Reference and Learning Volumes Featuring Anatomy Illustrations by Dr. Frank Netter Available Now for In App Purchase

    Durham, NC - September 8, 2010 - Modality, Inc. today announced the release of four new content sets from Elsevier for use in the modalityBODY App for iPad. Netter’s Advanced Head and Neck Flash Cards, Netter’s Anatomy Flash Cards, Netter’s Concise Radiologic Anatomy, and Netter’s Musculoskeletal Flash Cards are now available for In App Purchase via the modalityBODY App.

    The modalityBODY App allows users to view, organize, annotate, search and store thousands of medical images and create custom image collections for study and reference. The store within the app offers a variety of world-class anatomical and medical imaging atlases and flash cards, all with native iPad image quality. Users may combine these collections with their own images to create a robust library of anatomical reference material. Custom structure labels and annotations may be added to any image, and a powerful visual cross-referencing index is maintained for all structures across all volumes in the app.

  • Modality Expands Content Offering for modalityBODY iPad™ App with Three Popular Anatomy Flash Card Products from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

    8/11/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Clemente’s Anatomy Flash Cards, Moore’s Clinical Anatomy Flash Cards, and Rohen’s Photographic Anatomy Flash Cards available now for In App Purchase

    Durham, NC -- August 11, 2010 -- Modality, Inc. today announced the release of three new premium content sets for use in the modalityBODY App for iPad. Clemente’s Anatomy Flash Cards, Moore’s Clinical Anatomy Flash Cards, and Rohen’s Photographic Anatomy Flash Cards, all published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, are now available for In App Purchase via the modalityBODY Store.

    The free modalityBODY App allows users to organize, annotate, search and store thousands of medical images and create custom image collections for study and reference.

    Users may create their own medical image reference library from world-class, commercially available anatomical and medical imaging atlases and flash cards, as well as clinical case images and notes created by users themselves or drawn from publicly available open source databases.

  • Modality Helps Nursing Students Log Thousands of NCLEX Questions On The Go

    7/15/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Mobile learning iPhone® developer partners with Elsevier to facilitate board prep for nursing students with more than a dozen NCLEX apps

    Durham, N.C., - July 15, 2010 - Modality, Inc., the premier mobile learning architects for iPhone®, iPod touch® and iPad™, today reported that nursing students are embracing NCLEX prep on iPhone and iPod touch with its popular line of nursing apps. The National Council Licensure Examination, or NCLEX, is a required examination that tests the entry-level nursing competence of candidates. According to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, who administers the exam, more than 285,000 individuals took the NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN examinations between October 2008 and September 2009.

  • Modality Helps Medical Students Prepare for USMLE with Thousands of Questions On The Go

    7/15/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Mobile learning iPhone® developer facilitates board prep for medical students with sixteen USMLE apps

    Durham, N.C., - July 14, 2010 - Modality, Inc., the premier mobile learning architects for iPhone®, iPod touch® and iPad™, today reported that medical students are embracing USMLE prep on iPhone and iPod touch with its popular line of medical education and test prep apps. The United States Medical Licensing Examination, or USMLE, is a required three-step examination that tests students' preparedness for medical practice.

    Modality's USMLE prep apps offer blocks of 50 to more than 1,000 board-style questions for Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 3, from leading brands like First Aid, Lange, PreTest, and USMLE Consult. Questions are categorized according to content area, allowing users to build customized quizzes based on their study preferences at any given time. Detailed statistics indicate the user's strong and weak spots to deliver a more streamlined approach to studying. Question browser mode provides unscored review of all content sections, and each app includes the ability to bookmark and save specific questions for further study.

  • Modality Encourages Educational Apps to Stem Summer Learning Loss

    6/24/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Mobile learning developer helps students stay sharp with line of K-12 core curriculum applications for iPhone®, iPod touch®, and iPad™

    Durham, N.C. -- June 24, 2010 -- Modality, Inc., the premier mobile learning architects for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, today encouraged parents to take advantage of the summer learning opportunities available to students through its line of K-12 educational applications. These apps fuse trusted content with the fun of Apple’s mobile devices, creating an enjoyable learning experience that will keep students engaged during the summer months. This line of apps encompasses popular series such as AlgebraPrep, Brain Quest Blast Off®, CliffsNotes to Go®, and SAT Vocab Challenge.

  • Save on Echocardiography Atlas for iPhone During American Society of Echocardiography Scientific Sessions

    6/13/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Common cardiac imaging techniques, images and videos are transformed into an interactive learning and reference application.

    June 13, 2010 -- Durham, NC -- Modality, Inc. today announced its Echocardiography Atlas is available at a promotional price of $19.99 during the American Society of Echocardiography 21st Annual Scientific Sessions, June 13-15 in San Diego, CA.

    This app, regularly $29.99, is comprised of 250 annotated images and 189 videos, encompassing a wide range of cardiac pathology. Echocardiography Atlas is edited by Scott D. Solomon, MD, of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. The application is designed as a native application for iPhone and iPod touch, and is compatible with iPad.

  • modalityBODY App for iPad™ Now Available in App Store

    4/21/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Interactive anatomy and medical imaging app for professional reference, training and patient education

    Durham, N.C. April 21, 2010 -- Modality, Inc. today announced its modalityBODY App for iPad is now available on the App Store. This free app offers a groundbreaking anatomy and medical image reference and training solution for health sciences professionals. Sylvius MR: Atlas of the Human Brain and a sampler of the Atlas of Anatomy, published by Thieme Publishers, are available now to modalityBODY users for free. A variety of paid and free premium content sets will be made available for In App Purchase or download from within the app in the coming weeks.

  • Princeton Review GRE® App Now Available on Apple® App Store

    4/15/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Modality and The Princeton Review Bring GRE Vocab Challenge to iPhone® and iPod touch®

    New York, NY-April 15, 2010--The Princeton Review and Modality, Inc. today announced the GRE Vocab Challenge App for iPhone and iPod touch is available on the App Store. The app is a graduate school admissions exam resource that measures a user's mastery of 250 words, as identified by The Princeton Review.

    “The GRE is highly vocabulary dependent. The more words you know, the higher your GRE score, which can help students get into top graduate programs and facilitate their long-term career goals,” said Robert Franek, VP/Publisher of The Princeton Review. “We are excited to build on the success of the SAT® Vocab Challenge apps we made with Modality, now offering prospective graduate school applicants the fast-paced fun and convenience of test prep on iPhone and iPod touch.”

  • Frommer’s Complete iPhone® and iPod touch® App Series Grows to 10 Titles

    4/14/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Hoboken, NJ and Durham, NC.,- April 14, 2010 – Modality, Inc. and Frommer’s®, a branded imprint of Wiley Publishing, Inc, today announced that six more Frommer’s Complete travel guide applications for iPhone and iPod touch are available on the App Store. The entire series of Frommer’s apps includes all the detailed information found in the Frommer’s printed travel guides and leads users on a curated tour of major cities around the world, with hundreds of restaurant, hotel and attraction recommendations from leading travel experts, with or without a network connection. Frommer’s Complete apps are now available for the following cities:

  • Echocardiography Atlas App Now Available on App Store

    3/17/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Common cardiac imaging techniques, images and videos are transformed into an interactive learning and reference application for iPhone® and iPod touch®.

    Durham, NC -- March 17, 2010 -- Modality, Inc. today announced its Echocardiography Atlas is now available on the App Store. This app is comprised of 250 annotated images and 189 videos, encompassing a wide range of cardiac pathology. Echocardiography Atlas is edited by Scott D. Solomon, MD, of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Echocardiography Atlas presents users with twelve chapters of normal and abnormal echocardiograms.

  • CliffsNotes-To-Go App Series Grows to 36 Titles in the App Store

    3/9/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    Modality and Wiley Publishing, Inc., Build on Success of Mobile Literature Notes to Bring More Interactive Study Guides to iPhone® and iPod touch®

    Durham, NC.-- March 9, 2010 -- Modality, Inc., and Wiley Publishing, Inc., today announced that 31 more CliffsNotes® literature study guide applications are available in the Apple App Store. Selected in September 2009 as part of Apple’s App Store “High School Survival Guide,” the CliffsNotes-To-Go series delivers interactive review tools and self-assessment quizzes for success-minded students.

    Students can begin to explore the CliffsNotes-To-Go series by downloading CliffsNotes Romeo and Juliet for iPhone® and iPod touch® - available for free download from now until March 15.

  • Job Opening at Modality: Data Developer/QA

    2/16/2010 by Careers, Modality

    We are seeking a talented developer for this full-time, on-site position, to build and execute complex data transformation workflows for multiple product lines, under the direction of Modality's Lead Software Developer. This developer will also work as a member of our QA team from time to time, under the direction of Modality's Quality Assurance Leader. This position represents a critical role for meeting aggressive product timelines, as well as spearheading the technical implementation of new features and functionality. This position has high potential for rapid growth.

  • Job Opening at Modality: Software Developer

    2/16/2010 by Careers, Modality

    We are seeking a talented developer to contribute to application shell development for multiple product lines. This full-time, on-site position represents a critical role for meeting aggressive product release timelines and has high potential for rapid growth. This individual will work as part of larger team and report into the Lead Software Developer.

    The right candidate is extremely driven, thrives in a fast-paced environment, is a creative problem solver, and can demonstrate strong commitment to tasks, projects, and company goals. In exchange for this commitment, Modality offers the opportunity to work with a close-knit, passionate team on highly visible, high profile projects.

  • Procedures Consult Family Medicine Applications Now Available on App Store

    1/12/2010 by Press Room, Modality

    New Titles in Procedures Consult Series from Modality and Elsevier bring more popular medical procedures training solutions to iPhone and iPod touch

    Durham, N.C.- January 12, 2010 - Modality, Inc. and Elsevier, Inc. today announced two Procedures Consult Family Medicine apps are available on the App Store. These apps for iPhone and iPod touch help physicians, medical residents and students prepare for, perform and test their knowledge of the most common medical procedures encountered in a clinical setting. The Family Medicine titles bring the total Procedures Consult app series to four.

  • Modality Named to EContent 100 for Second Year in a Row

    12/22/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    Mobile learning iPhone application developer recognized as one of the top 100 companies that matter most in the digital content industry.

    Durham, N.C., - December 23, 2009 - Modality, Inc., the premier mobile learning architects for iPhone and iPod touch, today announced that it has been named part of the EContent 100, a list of companies that matter most in the digital content industry, as identified by EContent Magazine.

    This is the second consecutive year that Modality has received this acknowledgment for their work partnering with leading publishers and content owners to transform medical, educational, travel and legal content into innovative applications for iPhone and iPod touch. The judging panel was comprised of prominent editors and writers from Information Today and EContent magazine, along with other experts in the digital content industry.

  • Clemente’s Anatomy, Rohen’s Photographic Anatomy, and Moore’s Clinical Anatomy Customizable Flash Card Applications Now Available on App Store

    11/27/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    Three new interactive anatomy education apps from Modality and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins expand health sciences learning opportunities for iPhone and iPod touch

    Durham, NC, November 27, 2009 -- Modality, Inc. and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), a division of Wolters Kluwer Health, today announced the availability of three new anatomy education apps on the App Store. Clemente’s Anatomy, Rohen’s Photographic Anatomy, and Moore’s Clinical Anatomy Apps for iPhone and iPod touch are based on the highly regarded print flash card products and offers students additional content customization and learning assessment features not available in any other medium.

  • USMLE Steps 1, 2 and 3 Question Bank Apps Now Available on App Store

    10/15/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    More than a dozen apps from Modality and McGraw-Hill Professional deliver personalized medical board prep to iPhone and iPod touch

    Durham, NC -- October 15, 2009 -- Modality, Inc. and McGraw-Hill Professional today announced that Lange Q&A USMLE Step 1 is now available on the App Store. This app brings the total number of United States Medical Licensing Examination question bank apps created by Modality in partnership with McGraw-Hill to twelve, spanning the publisher’s bestselling First Aid, Lange and PreTest series.

    “Board review is incredibly taxing for both medical students and their instructors,” said Scott Grillo, vice president and medical publisher of McGraw-Hill Professional. “The volume of material to master is daunting, and providing students with rapid access via iPhone and iPod touch to the thorough, vetted content in our books will no doubt facilitate their success on the exams.”

  • Procedures Consult Internal Medicine Applications Now Available on App Store

    9/24/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    New Series from Modality and Elsevier brings popular medical procedures training solution to iPhone and iPod touch

    Durham, N.C.—September 24, 2009—Modality, Inc. and Elsevier, Inc. today announced two Procedures Consult Internal Medicine applications are available on the App Store. These iPhone and iPod touch apps help physicians, medical residents and students prepare for, perform and test their knowledge of the most common medical procedures encountered in a clinical setting.

    Both apps feature a dynamic blend of high-quality expert video, illustrations, animations and text to provide easy access to procedures information, without need for a network connection. Procedures Consult Internal Medicine – General highlights 25 procedures, from abdominal paracentesis to transvenous pacing.  Procedures Consult Internal Medicine – Musculoskeletal offers overviews of 22 procedures for splinting, arthrocentesis and dislocation reduction.

  • AlgebraPrep App Now Available on App Store

    7/22/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    New Series from Modality and Pearson Brings Algebra Learning to iPhone™ and iPod touch®

    Boston, M.A.—July 22, 2009—Pearson Education and Modality, Inc. today announced the AlgebraPrep: Factoring application is available on the App Store. This iPhone™ and iPod touch® app, comprised of practice tests and video tutorials by the award-winning instructor and bestselling author Elayn Martin-Gay, is designed to provide supplemental help for students in or out of class.

    “Every student can succeed in mathematics with the right learning tools,” says Martin-Gay. “I am confident that these AlgebraPrep applications for iPhone and iPod touch will help students in new ways.”

  • Five CliffsNotes® Literature Apps Now Available on Apple App Store

    5/21/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    Modality and Wiley Publishing, Inc. Bring Interactive Literature Study Guides to iPhone™ and iPod touch®

    Indianapolis, I.N.,—May 21, 2009—Modality, Inc. and Wiley Publishing, Inc. today announced that CliffsNotes® literature study guide applications are available on the Apple App Store. Five individual apps, the first in a series of more than forty, provide comprehensive character, theme and plot summaries and analysis; interactive quiz features; and audio CramCasts covering the following works of literature:

    • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
    • Macbeth by William Shakespeare
    • Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
    • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • Veterinary Board Exam Review Flash Cards App Now Available on Apple App Store

    5/20/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    Modality and Veterinary Board Games Deliver Veterinary Licensing Q&A Review to iPhone and iPod touch

    Raleigh, N.C.,—May 20, 2009—Modality, Inc. and Veterinary Board Games, Inc. today announced the Veterinary Board Review Flash Cards application is available on the Apple App Store. This iPhone and iPod touch app is comprised of hundreds of questions created by veterinarians and veterinary educators to deliver effective, on-the-go review for professional exams such as the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE), Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates candidates, and regional veterinary board exams.

  • The Princeton Review Application Now Available on Apple® App Store

    4/20/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    Modality and The Princeton Review Bring SAT® Vocab Challenge to iPhone™ and iPod touch®

    New York, NY.,--April 20, 2009--The Princeton Review and Modality, Inc. today announced The Princeton Review’s SAT® Vocab Challenge application is available on the Apple App Store. This iPhone™ and iPod touch® app is a college admissions exam resource that measures a user’s mastery of 250 words, including The Princeton Review’s Hit Parade, a list of 100 words that most frequently appear on the SAT.

    “Vocabulary building is one of the easiest, most effective ways to improve an SAT score, but it requires time and discipline on the part of the student,” according to Robert Franek, VP/Publisher of The Princeton Review. “The revolutionary iPhone and iPod touch have enabled us to strip away the typical barriers to study so students can carry hundreds of need-to-know words with them everywhere they go, and challenge themselves with fast-paced drills for a meaningful study session, whether they have five free minutes or an entire weekend.”

  • Modality Releases French and Spanish Medical Translation Guides on the Apple App Store

    1/30/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    Pocket Medical Series Offers Audio, Images, and Text on iPhone and iPod touch to Facilitate Communication with Non-English Speaking Patients in Clinical Settings

    Durham, N.C.,--January 30, 2009--Modality, Inc. today announced Pocket Medical Spanish with Audio and Pocket Medical French with Audio applications for iPhone and iPod touch are now available on the Apple App Store. The apps are based on the successful printed Pocket Medical series, authored by Russell K. Dollinger, Ph.D. and published by Booksmythe.

    “Clear communication is fundamental to providing appropriate care and the revolutionary iPhone gives us a unique opportunity to enhance patient treatment,” said Modality CEO and founder S. Mark Williams, Ph.D. “Our Pocket Medical with Audio series allows doctors, nurses, pharmacists, EMTs and other practitioners to quickly assess the patient’s condition and make the right decisions, without need for an interpreter or fluency in Spanish or French.”

  • Modality Releases NCLEX-RN Exam App on the Apple App Store

    1/24/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    Customized Quiz Creation and Assessment Tools Offer Unique Study Experience for Nursing Students

    Durham, N.C.,--January 24, 2009--Modality, Inc. today announced that a Saunders Q & A application for the NCLEX-RN Exam is now available from the Apple App Store. The new iPhone and iPod touch application, developed through a partnership with medical publisher Elsevier and based on the bestselling Saunders flash card set authored by Linda A. Silvestri, aids students in preparing for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses.

    “The NCLEX-RN exam requires detailed knowledge in a variety of areas,” said Modality CEO and founder S. Mark Williams, Ph.D. “The revolutionary iPhone and iPod touch have given us the ability to create data sorting and assessment tools in this app that enrich the user experience greatly and deliver a more personalized study experience that will make a big difference on test day.”

  • Brain Quest Blast Off From Modality Now Available on Apple App Store

    1/14/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    DURHAM, NC (January 14, 2009) – Modality, Inc., a premier mobile learning architect for iPhone and iPod touch, today announced that its Brain Quest Blast Off game is now available on the Apple App Store. The new app, developed in partnership with the Workman Publishing Company is based on America’s #1 educational bestseller - Brain Quest.

    “The Brain Quest activities that parents and teachers know and trust really come alive for the kids on the iPod touch and iPhone,” commented S. Mark Williams, Ph.D., Modality’s CEO and founder. “Animation sequences and Multi-Touch user interactivity keep youngsters excited and engaged. They tap, flick and fly through thousands of grade-specific questions as they strive to earn Genius status at the end of the game.”

  • Law in a Flash Law School Flash Card Series Released for the Apple iPhone® and iPod® Touch

    1/4/2009 by Press Room, Modality

    Digital, customizable flash card series now available exclusively at the Apple App Store

    DURHAM, NC (January 4, 2009) – Aspen Publishers, part of Wolters Kluwer Law & Business and the leader in legal education study supplements, has partnered with Modality, the premier developer of learning and reference content for the Apple iPhone® and iPod touch®, to transform the popular Law in a Flash study series into digital study resources for course and bar review.

    “The typical law school workload leaves many students feeling they don’t have time to study the material they have just read before moving onto the next topic,” according to Steve Errick, Managing Director for Aspen Publishers Legal Education. “The new Law in a Flash mobile applications make it even easier for our customers to carry these trusted reference tools with them on-the-go, equipping them for anywhere, anytime review.”

  • Modality Adds Sylvius MR: Atlas of the Human Brain to Apple App Store

    12/15/2008 by Press Room, Modality

    DURHAM, NC–December 15, 2008–Modality, Inc., today announced its Sylvius MR: Atlas of the Human Brain application for iPhone and iPod touch is now available on the Apple App Store. This mobile learning application utilizes content from Sylvius4, the benchmark desktop application created by Pyramis Studios, Inc. to allow users to section through the brain with the flick of a finger, providing detailed identification pins and information on essential neuroanatomical structures.

    “Modality’s mission is to maximize the time students and professionals spend learning by delivering trusted, need-to-know material to the device they carry with them all the time,” said Modality CEO and founder S. Mark Williams, Ph.D. “We are delighted to deliver apps that take full advantage of the innovative features of iPhone and iPod touch and we look forward to continuing to grow our presence in the medical category of the App Store.”

  • Modality and Elsevier Release Mosby's iTerms Medical Terminology Flash Cards for Apple iPhone™ and iPod® touch

    10/14/2008 by Press Room, Modality

    DURHAM, N.C. (October 14, 2008)– Elsevier, the world’s leading publisher of science and health content, has once again partnered with Modality, the leader in transforming premium learning content for iPhones and iPods, to bring innovative new learning technology to busy students in medical and healthcare education.  Together they have released Mosby’s iTerms Medical Terminology Flash Cards for iPhone, an application that combines text, audio, and images into an effective solution for learning medical terms.

    “Mobile technology is changing the way people learn, communicate and even practice in the field of healthcare,” according to Sebastian Vos, Vice President of e-Education for Elsevier. “Our mission as a publisher is to anticipate the needs of our customers and deliver superior learning resources to them. Our partnership with Modality provides Elsevier with a clear path to students and professionals seeking proven healthcare reference content for their mobile devices.”

  • McGraw-Hill Professional and Modality Bring Zollinger’s Atlas of Surgical Operations to Apple iPhone® and iPod® touch

    9/15/2008 by Press Room, Modality

    McGraw-Hill teams with Modality to bring the classic step-by-step guide to surgical procedures to the iPhone

    New York, NY / Durham, NC - September 15, 2008 - McGraw-Hill, a leading global provider of information resources for the scientific and medical communities, has partnered with Modality, the leader in transforming premium learning content for iPods and iPhones, to bring Zollinger’s Atlas of Surgical Operations to the iPhone and iPod touch. The classic and still foremost general surgery atlas, Zollinger’s offers step-by-step details for abdominal, gastrointestinal, vascular, and hepatopancreaticobiliary operations. This innovative surgical reference application for the iPhone and iPod touch is designed to provide busy medical students, residents, and surgeons with instant mobile access to the knowledge they need.

  • Frommer’s Travel Guides Now Available on Apple iPhone® and iPod® Touch

    8/10/2008 by Press Room, Modality

    The popular travel guidebooks for New York, San Francisco, London and Paris are the newest additions to the Modality line of mobile learning and reference titles

    DURHAM, N.C. August 10, 2008–Modality, the leader in transforming premium, branded learning and lifestyle content for personal handheld media players, has begun releasing Frommer’s® Portable Travel Guides for iPhone® and iPod® Touch. Frommer’s® is the market leader in travel guides, and a branded imprint of Wiley Publishing, Inc, helping novice and world-class travelers navigate their journeys with ease.

  • Elsevier and Modality Announce Line of Medical Education Applications for Apple iPhone® and iPod® touch

    7/10/2008 by Press Room, Modality

    Elsevier partners with Modality to bring healthcare students and professionals trusted learning and reference tools for the iPhone and iPod touch

    Durham, N.C. (July 10, 2008) – Elsevier, the world’s leading publisher of science and health information, has partnered with Modality, the leader in transforming premium learning content for iPods, to create a line of iPhone and iPod touch applications designed to provide mobile learning and reference solutions for busy students in medical and healthcare education.

    “Health sciences students are required to commit to memory a tremendous amount of information in a very short amount of time,” says Randy Charles, Executive Vice President Clinical Solutions at Elsevier, publishers of the Netter’s Anatomy Flash Cards. “Our mission as a medical information provider is to deliver that information in the most useful ways possible. When Modality presented us with the opportunity to expand our product lines to include digital, mobile versions of our best sellers, we jumped at the chance.”

  • Modality Launches Mobile Learning Applications on Apple App Store

    7/10/2008 by Press Room, Modality

    Modality Partners with Leading Publishers to Bring Trusted Learning and Consumer Reference Tools to iPhone and iPod Touch Users

    Durham, N.C.- July 10, 2008—Modality, Inc., the leader in providing innovative learning and consumer reference content for iPods, announced that its new line of applications for the Apple iPhone and iPod touch will be available on Apple's App Store today. These products are designed to provide a new and unique mobile learning and reference experience for people on the go.

    “Modality takes full advantage of the iPhone’s revolutionary feature set to create multimedia applications that are easy to use and provide effective, interactive learning experiences. And because our applications aren’t dependent upon wireless access, we offer true anytime, anywhere access,” said S. Mark Williams, Ph.D., CEO of Modality. “We bring consumers the content they know and trust on the devices they really want to carry.