Kevin KAL Kallaugher, the editorial cartoonist for The Economist magazine, launches his first iPhone app.
Online PR News – 24-March-2010 – – Baltimore/London: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
If you love fun and witty political cartoons of the highest quality, you will love the new iPhone application which has been launched earlier this week by Kevin KAL Kallaugher, the world-renowned editorial cartoonist for The Economist magazine.
Designed for the iPhone, this new application is an impressive collection ofKAL's award winning political cartoons, hand-picked by the artist himself. Browse through 150+ examples of KAL’s work, including 29 color covers and illustrations from The Economist magazine. Store them on your iPhone, upload to Facebook or share with friends.
Kal uses his poison pen to comment on Presidential elections, the War on Terror, American politics and international affairs.
Kevin KAL Kallaugher has this to say about the new iKal book app:
"iKal Book is more than an assembly of individual cartoons... together, the over 150 images read like a history lesson of recent world events."
"Among the award winning art found in the iKal-book are all the cartoons from my print collection "KAL Draws Criticism"($20.00) but at a fraction of the cost ($.99)"
Roman Grigorjev, Founder and Managing Partner of Revel Mob, comments:
"Cartoons are graphically engaging, instantaneous and fun to share with friends ... making them perfect for mobile devices like smartphones and iPhone in particular"
Revel Mob and KAL are also looking into developing more interactive and engaging applications for KAL in the near future and are welcoming any ideas and contributions as to what you would like to see in the next KALiPhone application. Make your ideas count - post them on Revel Mob's Facebook Fan page: http://www.facebook.com/pages/RevelMob/296197102796?ref=ts
The iKal Book app is available for $0.99 from the App Store on iPhone and iPod Touch at:
Kevin Kallaugher (KAL) is the editorial cartoonist for The Economist magazine of London. KAL spent the next 10 years working in London as a cartoonist for such publications as The Observer, The Sunday Telegraph, Today and The Mail on Sunday. Kevin returned to the U.S. in 1988 to join The Baltimore Sun as its editorial cartoonist. Betweeen 1988 and 2006, he drew over 4000 for The Sun while continuing to draw two cartoons per week for The Economist. KAL's work for The Sun and The Economist has appeared in more than 100 publications worldwide, including Le Monde, Der Spiegel, Pravda, Krokodil, Daily Yomiuri, The Australian, The International Herald Tribune, The New York Times, Time, Newsweek, U.S. News and World Report, and The Washington Post. His cartoons are distributed worldwide by Cartoonarts International and the New York Times Syndicate.
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