Word Game

These software applications are for Nokia mobile phone and can be bought from http://www.ovi.com.

1) Word Fill. It is a word game to test the vocabulary power of a player. From the database of more than 11,000 English words, the game randomly picks out a word for the player to play. The word has a missing letter which the player has to fill. The position of the missing letter is also random. In case the player does not know the missing letter, he/she can skip the filling and let the game show the right word, and its meaning in Thai.

2) Word Build. It is a word game to test the English vocabulary power of a player. From the database of more than 11,000 English words, the game randomly picks out a word for the player to play. It displays the letters in random sequence for the player to rearrange into a correct word. If the answer is wrong, it shows the right word with meaning in Thai.

3) HangmanPlus  is a classical Hangman word game where a player tries to find out the right word before being totally hanged. The nice feature of HangmanPlus is its database of about 12,000 words and 3,000 quotations. The game picks out a word or a quotation for you to guess. Each time you make a wrong guess, you are one step closer to be hanged. You can also input you own word or text and play the game with your friend.  This game can play on any screen size.

4) HangmanThai is a classical Hangman word game where a player tries to find out the right word before being totally hanged. The nice feature of HangmanThai is its database of about 12,000 English words and translation in Thai. The game picks out a word for you to guess. Each time you make a wrong guess, you are one step closer to be hanged. You can also input you own word play the game with your friend.  This game can play on any screen size.

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Utility

These software applications are for Nokia mobile phone and can be bought from http://www.ovi.com.

1) LuckyDraw. It picks out lucky number in all kinds of lucky draw activity.  Using LuckyDraw for formal lucky draw activity will save a lot of work. It keeps record of the prior draws for review.  Besides the formal lucky draw application, a user can apply LuckyDraw in many situations which require random yes/no or multi-choice selection.

2) eBoardGo  helps you to write and post your words without the need of paper and pencil. It turns your phone into an electronic board on which you can write and draw with your finger tip. There are 4 line sizes, and 8 colors for you to choose for background and foreground, or you can use the system default.

3) Secretary functions as your secretary. Many times when you came back from doing some business, you found that you forgot to do this and that. Secretary will help you plan, turn plan into an action and check list. It stores your plans in a database to minimize your future input. You just identify the items you want to do in the next day, and it will create an action list for you. You can also apply it for   your supermarket shopping.

4) ShoppingList will help you shop with confidence. Many times when you came back from shopping, you found that you forgot to but this or that. ShoppingList will help you plan and create a shopping list. It stores your plans in a database to minimize your future input. You just identify the items you want to shop, and it will create a shopping list for you to guide your shopping.

Encryption

1) OurText enables you to create your own version of language. It ciphers a plain text into a new form of text which is only understood by those who know the ciphering rule. OurText has nine ciphering rules for you to choose. For example the word “beautiful” can be transformed into “lufituaeb”, or “ebuaitufl”, etc. This transformed text should be unreadable by outsiders who may see your text while you are reading it. For new user who is not acquainted with the ciphered text, you can use the Decipher option of OurText to convert the ciphered text into plain text. In order to use OurText easily,  your Nokia mobile phone should have the copy and paste function, otherwise you will need to manually copy the ciphered text for example to an email body. OurText has a desktop version called OurTextD which run on desktop computer, and it is on sale in http://www.payloadz.com.

2) TextSafe helps safeguard your valuable date by encryption. It uses an algorithm called Key Dynamic Character Substitution Encryption System (KDCSES) which was invented by the developer of TextSafe. It is easy to use and produces a very highly effective text encryption versus other encryption systems. Your mobile phone should be able to copy the encrypted text and paste it to other document. It has a twin version for desktop computer called TextSafeD. You can purchase TextSafeD in http://www.payloadz.com.

3) DecipherGame is to experience you with text deciphering. It ciphers a block of plain text  of maximum length 48 characters into a ciphered text for you to decipher. You can play with a friend or by yourself. You can input a plain text for the application to cipher and then let a friend decipher it. Or you play the game by deciphering a ciphered text generated by the application. The game has two levels of ciphering difficulty with various ciphering techniques. DecipherGame has options which help player to play the game. It has a Replay option to play the same ciphered text, an Undo option to undo the deciphering step, a Show option to display the answer.

4) BlackHole will encrypt your confidential data so that no one can understand. You may have a need to store some confidential data in your mobile phone. Without BlackHole someone who can access your mobile phone may see all the confidential data. BalckHole encrypts both the password and the confidential data before storing it in its file. Examples of data which should be encrypted before storing them are credit card number, bank account number and password, etc.

Dictionary

These software applications are for Nokia mobile phone and can be bought from http://www.ovi.com.

1) EnglishThaiDict. It is an English to Thai dictionary containing more than 18,000 English words with translation in Thai.  User can input a partial word such as “welc” instead of “welcome” to find its translation.  The application also displays the next two words.  User can input in either uppercase or lowercase letter or mixed.

2) ThaiEnglishDict. It is a Thai to English dictionary containing more than 22,000 Thai-English words.

3) EngThaiEngDict. It is an English Thai English dictionary which can automatically detect an English or a Thai input and translates into the target language. It contains more than 18,000 English-Thai words and 22,000 Thai-English words including some well-known proper nouns and verb idioms.

4) EnglishThaiDictT  is the same as EnglishThaiDict except it is designed for touch screen phone.

5) EngThaiEngT is the same as EngThaiEngDict except it is designed for touch screen phone.

Card Game

These software applications are for Nokia mobile phone and can be bought from http://www.ovi.com.

1) Heads Up Poker. It is a standalone mobile heads up poker game. It has a pool of 30 robot players each with different playing style and strategy. Upon starting the game the system will randomly pick a robot player as your opponent. If you don’t like the player you can change for a new one. You and your opponent will be provided with 1000 chips at the start of the game. When either you or your opponent loses all the chips, the system will add another 1000 chips to each. Therefore the amount of chips you have versus your opponent’s reflects how well you play the game. By playing with players of different styles and strategies, it will help you gain more insight of the game and develop a strategy to win in real competition.

2) PokerReal. It is a heads up poker game for two real players. You no longer need a pack of cards, chips, and a table to play poker. With PokerReal you can play heads up poker with your friend anytime anywhere.  You and your opponent will be provided with 1000 chips at the start of the game. When either you or your opponent loses all the chips, the system will add another 1000 chips to each. Therefore the amount of chips you have versus your opponent’s reflects how well you play the game. The game provide control to ensure that your opponent will neither see nor play your cards.

3) PokerSeries4 .  PokerSeries4 simulates a four round hold’em poker tournament. You play against 3 robot players in each round. As the round advances the new robot players become more sophisticated.  This application should help you to understand more about the game and how to win in real tournament.

4) VPoker  is a Jacks or Better video poker game. You are dealt with a hand of five cards, and then can change any or all cards hoping for better cards ranking. You get paid when you have a pair of Jack or better ranking. The game helps you learn the strategy in changing cards. The good point of VPoker is it allows you to set the minimum pair for pay-out. This helps you to understand how it changes the game’s long term chance of winning.

5) DWPoker is a Duece Wild video poker game. You are dealt with a hand of five cards, and then can change any or all cards hoping for better poker hand. However the deuce card acts as a wild card which can be substitute for any other card to make a better poker hand. DWPoker will help shape your strategy in winning the game.

6) OmahaPoker is an Omaha hold ‘em or simply Omaha poker game. It is similar to Texas hold ‘em (please refer to HeadsUpPoker in Ovi Store by the same developer) except that each player is dealt four cards and must make his/her best hand using exactly two of them, plus exactly three of the five community cards. OmahaPoker let you play heads up against one of its 30 robots.

7) SevenCardStud is a 7 Card Stud Heads Up poker game for you to play against a robot. Each player is firstly dealt three cards with the first two cards face down and the third card face up, then a fourth card face up, a fifth card face up, a sixth card face up, and a seventh  final card face down. Each dealing of card is followed by a round of betting. A player with a better poker hand ( 5 cards) out of his/her seven cards win the game.

8) FiveCardStud is a 5 Card Stud Heads Up poker game for you to play against a robot. Each player is firstly dealt two cards with the first card face down and the second card face up, then a third card face up, a fourth card face up, a fifth card face up. Each dealing of card is followed by a round of betting. A player with a better poker hand win the game.

9) ThreeCardPokeris a casino poker game. The player plays against the house dealer. After placing an ante bet three cards are dealt to the player and the dealer. Seeing his/her card the player either fold which he/she will lose the ante bet to the dealer, or place an additional bet called play bet whose amount equal to the ante bet. After placing the play bet, the dealer reveals its cards and determines win/loss according to the rules. The rules are as follow :-

If the dealer has cards worse than Queen high, the ante bet is paid even amount and the play bet is returned.

If the dealer has cards Queen high or better and beat the player’s, the ante and play bets are lost to the dealer.

If the dealer has cards Queesn high or better but lower rank than the player’s, the ante and play bets will be paid even amount to the player.

If cards of both sides are equal rank and tied, the ante and play bets are returned.

No matter what the cards the dealer has, additional bonus will be paid on the ante bet, if the player has the following hand :-

Straight, which the bonus will be even amount to the ante bet.

Three of a kind, which the bonus will be 4 to 1 to the ante bet.

Straight flush, which the bonus will be 5 to 1 to the ante bet

10) CaribbeanPoker is a casino poker game. The player plays against the house dealer. After placing an ante bet five cards are dealt to the player and the dealer. The first card of dealer’s is revealed. Seeing his/her card the player either fold which he/she will lose the ante bet to the dealer, or place a call bet whose amount is twice of the ante bet. After placing the play bet, the dealer reveals its cards and determines win/loss according to the rules.

The rules are as follow :

1) If the dealer does not have A-K high or better, the ante bet is paid even amount and the play bet is returned.

2) If the dealer has A-K high or better and your hand beats the dealer’s hand, the ante bet and the play bet are paid even amount.

3) If the dealer has A-K high or better and your hand is worse than the dealer’s hand, you lose all the bet amount to the dealer.

4) If the dealer has A-K high or better and your hand is better than the dealer\’s hand, you will get paid even amount on the ante bet plus the following payment on the call bet.

4.1) Even amount for a pair or high card.

4.2) 2-1 for two pairs.

4.3) 3-1 for three of a kind.

4.4) 4-1 for a straight.

4.5) 5-1 for a flush.

4.6) 7-1 for a full house.

4.7) 20-1 for a four of a kind.

4.8) 50-1 for a straight flush.

4.9) 100-1 for a royal flush.

11) FiveCardDraw is a five card draw heads up poker game. You plays against a robot and take turn to be the dealer. You are the dealer for the first game. The non dealer which is the opponent in the first game posts a big blind which is a forced bet amount while you as the dealer posts a small blind which is half of the big blind amount. Each player is then dealt five cards, one at a time, all face down. After seeing his/her cards, a betting round begins. The betting stops when both sides have made bet(s) until the bet amounts of both sides match. If one of the player “folds”, the other player win the game. If both players still hold the cards, each player can change any or all of his/her cards in hope of a better poker hand. After the cards changing, another round of betting begins. After the betting, each player shows his/her cards. The player with a better hand wins the pot.

12) HiLoCasino is a casino style high low card game. The game displays three cards and the payback if the next card is higher or lower than either one of the cards. A player chooses the higher or the lower of one of the three cards. The game then displays the next card and show result if the player wins or loses. The Ace card is treated as one and thus is the lowest card. The King card is the highest.

13) BlackjackCasino is a casino style blackjack card game. After you place a bet, two cards are then dealt to each player, the first card of the house player is dealt face down, all other cards are dealt face up. If your two card consist of an Ace card and one of 10 or Jack, or Queen or King card, you have a blackjack hand, unless the house player also has a blackjack hand, you win the game. For non blackjack hand, an Ace card is valued as either 1 or 11. A Jack, or Queen, or King card is valued as 10. Other cards are valued as their face number. You have the option to double the bet amount if you think that you will have a better hand than the house player’s. However if you choose to double the bet amount you are forced to have one more card only. If you do not want to double the bet amount, you can get a new card as long as your hand’s total does not exceed 21. If the total of all your cards exceeds 21, you lose the bet no matter what cards the house player holds. When you stop getting a new card, the house player show its faced down card. If the total value of the cards is less than 17, it gets a new card. When the total value of the house player’s cards reach 17, the game stop. You win the games if the total value of your cards does not exceed 21 and is higher than the house player’s or the total value of the house player’s cards exceeds 21. When you win you get your bet amount back and a payment equal to your bet amount. If your hand is a Blackjack, the payment is one and a half of the bet amount.

14) Baccarat is one of the popular casino card game. The game starts by players put up bet either for the Banker, the Player, or Tie(both hands tie). One card is then dealt face up to Banker and the Player and then followed by another card. Sometimes you may see duplicate cards on the table, this is because two packs of cards are shuffled together and being used. Card ace is counted as one, card 10 and all the face cards are counted as 0, all other cards are counted as the card’s number. The two cards of each hand are totaled which is the value of the hand. If the result is double digit number keep the right most digit as the hand’s value. Therefore the value of each hand ranges from 0 to 9. When the Player or the Banker has a hand value of 8 or 9, the game stops. When the Player’s hand total is 5 or less, it draws a third card. If the Player does not draw a third card, the Banker stands on 6 or more and draws a third card on 5 or less. If the Player draws a third card, The Banker can draw a third card :-

  1. If the Banker’s hand has a value of 2 or less.
  2. If the Banker’s hand value is 3 and the Player’s third card is not an 8.
  3. If the Banker’s hand value is 4 and the Player’s third card is not 0, 1, 8, or 9.
  4. If the Banker’s hand value is 5 and the Player’s third card is 4, 5, 6, or 7.
  5. If the Banker’s hand value is 6 and the Player’s third card is 6, or 7.

After the Banker draws its third card or stand at two cards, the game stop. You win the games if you bet for the Banker and the Banker’s hand is higher than the Player, your bet is returned plus a payment of 0.95 times of your bet. You also win the game if you bet for the Player and the Player’s hand is higher than the Banker, your bet is then returned plus a payment of amount equal to your bet. You also win if you bet for Tie, and both hands have equal value, your bet is returned plus a payment of 8 times of your bet amount. Otherwise you lose your bet.

Calculator

1)  CalculatorSci turns your phone into a scientific calculator. It includes functions like sine, cosine, tangent, arcsine, arccosine, arctangent, decimal power, factorial, common / natural logarithms, square / cube roots, and constants like pi, g, e, etc. to save user input. User can use pairs of parentheses to designate calculation priorities. It displays the input formula and the result. User can undo part of the formula and add new one, or use the last calculation result for new calculation.

2) CalculatorFin turns your phone into a financial calculator. It has functions to calculate present value, future value, payment, frequency, interest rate (of ordinary annuity, annuity due, or one-time payment), effective annual interest rate, number powering, and last calculation result. User can use pairs of parentheses to designate calculation priorities. Input formula and result are displayed. User can undo part of the formula and add new one, or use the last result for new calculation.

Book

1) ABC1 has two friendly ABC books for children beginning to learn English. You have four options to teach ABC to your children, either character by character for book one or book two, or character by character for two books combined, or let the application display a character randomly. Each character is accompanied by a word and its picture. You can see the next or previous page by clicking an option or pressing a key or touch and drag. ABC1 run on Nokia phones with platform S60 3rd Edition and higher.

2) ABC2 has two friendly ABC books aimed to be sequel from ABC1

3) Math1 is designed for children beginning to learn number, addition, and subtraction. It shows how each number comes from and the working of addition and subtraction. Math1 makes the learning a fun experience and understand the subjects better. It has quiz for each subject, and it’s fun to do the quiz.

4) Math2  is an extension from Math1 to deal with number up to 100. It is designed for children beginning to learn number, addition, and subtraction. It shows how each number comes from and the working of addition and subtraction. Math2 makes the learning a fun experience and understand the subjects better. It has quiz for each subject, and it’s fun to do the quiz.

5) QuoteET is designed for Thai who want to learn more about English and quotable quotes. The application displays a random quote from its database of about 3000. Except for some common words, they are translated into Thai to help interpretation of the whole quote. In the Help screen, there is explanation about grammar in interpretation of English text.

6) Words of Wisdom. It is intended to be your mobile friend to show you some words of wisdom whenever you need them. The application has about 2,000 words of wisdom. Some are proverbs of many nations, some are from religious wisdom and teachings, some are from famous people of the world, some are from unknown authors. They are inspiring, humorous, and simple; yet serve as seeds for  thought and practice. It can either picks a quote randomly, or by its theme, or by its author for you.

7) QuoteEasy. It is similar to Words of Wisdom. However it intends for casual use. It displays a quote of the day as soon as we launch the application. The quote is a random pick from a database of 3000 quotes.