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SoundHound App Poster Image
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age 13+
ID tunes instantly -- with iffy lyrics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
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GarageBand App Poster Image
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age 10+
Powerful sequencer lets kids create pro-quality recordings.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac
(2013)
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Songify App Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun way to make your own tunes; some iffy user uploads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Magic Guitar App Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun way to build musicianship, rhythm; watch social aspects.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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The Orchestra App Poster Image
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age 10+
Stellar videos, interactive features make beautiful music.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Shapemix App Poster Image
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age 13+
Creative song-mixing app geared toward older teens.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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Pandora  - Free Music & Radio App Poster Image
age 13+
Popular Internet radio app great for discovering new music.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
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NPR News App Poster Image
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age 13+
Wide-ranging, expanded access to solid radio news programs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Windows app
(2014)
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NYT VR - New York Times App Poster Image
age 10+
Immersive experience inside the (often intense) headlines.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Amazon Music App Poster Image
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age 13+
Account-based music player; no ads, but no parent controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Ditty by Zya App Poster Image
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age 13+
Turn plain texts into silly, mini music videos.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Swiipe: News That Knows You App Poster Image
age 13+
Swipe left, right to read the news you want in clever feed.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Lily - Playful Music Creation App Poster Image
age 13+
Compose pretty, rhythmic tunes, then save and share.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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My Gratitude Journal App Poster Image
age 10+
Capture your five happiest moments each day.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Musitude App Poster Image
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age 10+
Convert keyboard into instrument; simple tunes work best.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Sift - News Therapy App Poster Image
age 13+
Fun, interactive, thorough way to explore current topics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Medly App Poster Image
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age 13+
Create, remix, share with powerful music-production tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Glee Karaoke App Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun app lets Gleeks sing with perfect pitch; privacy iffy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
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MusicID with Lyrics App Poster Image
age 13+
Identify songs (iffy ones too) with the press of a button.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
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Tap DJ - Mix and Scratch Your Music App Poster Image
age 10+
Turn your phone into a turntable, with a few limitations.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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