App Reviews

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LEARNING
Positive songs encourage kids, but app is light on content.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Colorful puzzles and games get kids to focus on the world.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Wide variety of world-expanding games, but a mixed bag.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Mini-games go beyond core skills with a bit of engineering.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Varied, fun journey through U.S. geography and history.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Build your own Bikini Bottom, but beware in-app buys.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Whimsical, cute storybook marred by odd story line choices.
csm_app
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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LEARNING
Super study concept has some privacy issues.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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LEARNING
Edgy words mar kid-friendliness of cool story-idea sparker.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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LEARNING
Twitchy action/puzzle game has a steep difficulty curve.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
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Uneven mini-games let kids grapple with mechanics concepts.
csm_app
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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Familiar, addictive matching game with notable pay element.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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LEARNING
Functional, Euro-centric language app low on "wow" factor.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2013)
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LEARNING
Fun math and health games lack the website's context.
csm_app
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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LEARNING
Sequel to a hit game isn't as fun due to time limits.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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LEARNING
Drive anywhere fast, but watch out for pesky playmates.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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LEARNING
Social app offers many ways to share; expect iffy content.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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LEARNING
Solid vocab with some medieval violence best for older kids.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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LEARNING
Trickier but still good fun; heavier focus on buying.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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LEARNING
Good practice when parents tailor settings for kids.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)

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